Method for testing integrity of elastomeric protective barriers

Publication Date

February 18, 2004

Patent Number

US5493899A

Abstract

A protective garment for protection of body parts against cuts or puncture wounds comprising an inner layer, a protective layer and an outer layer, the protective layer being composed of a wire mesh of woven metal wires, the thickness of the metal wires being between 0.03 mm and 0.20 mm and the apertures in the wire mesh being between 0.05 mm and 0.45 mm.

Method for testing integrity of elastomeric protective barriers