11 December 1985
RING BUOY, LIFESAVING, AUTO-INFLATABLE
This specification is approved for use within the Naval Sea Systems
Command, Department of the Navy, and is available for use by all
Departments and Agencies of the Department of Defense.
1.1 scope. This specification covers the requirements for a water-
activated, self-inflating ring buoy enclosed in a shell that is suitable for
throwing from a ship or aircraft to a victim in the sea.
2.1 Government documents.
2.1.1 Specifications and standards. The following specifications and
standards form a part of this specification to the extent specified herein.
Unless otherwise specified, the issues of these documents shall be those
listed in the issue of the Department of Defense Index of Specifications and
Standards (DoDISS) and supplement thereto, cited in the solicitation.
- Boxes, Shipping, Fiberboard.
Bags, Sleeves and Tubing - Interior Packaging.
Cylinders, Carbon Dioxide Filled, Technical.
Life Preservers, Packaging of.
Cloth, Coated, Nylon, Polyurethane Coated.
FED-STD-595 - Colors.
Beneficial comments (recommendations, additions, deletions) and any pertinent
data which may be of use in improving this document should be addressed to:
Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command, SEA 5523, Department of the Navy,
Washington, DC 20362-5101 by using the self-addressed Standardization Document
Improvement Proposal (DD Form 1426) appearing at the end of this document or
DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT A Approved for public release; distribution unlimited