Country:
Germany
Category:
Breathing Apparatuses
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Simbal

DEBA1002

Type:
Simbal
Made by:
Dräger / Drägerwerk
Date:
1960's/70's?
Used  by:
Industrial / Mines Rescue
Filter: Soda lime canister for CO2 absorption

The Simbal is a closed-circuit breathing apparatus that utilises a liquid oxygen canister instead of a compressed oxygen cylinder. The example shown was used at Broken Hill Mines in NSW, Australia.