TODAY’S PATENT – CARRYING DEVICE FOR A RESPIRATOR
Today’s invention was invented by Jörn Lüthe, on the 11th June, 2002 bearing patent No. US6401715B1. the invention was assigned to Draeger Safety AG and Co KGaA.
The current invention relates to a respirator carrying device used in conjunction with protective clothing. The combination includes shoulder belts and waist belts on the carrying device. Quick-connection elements are provided at the ends of the shoulder belts and of the waist belts. Coupling elements are provided on the protective clothing for the quick-connection elements. The waist belt protects the user of the device from possible injury in the region of the hip. The middle part is designed as a longitudinally adjustable part for adjustment to different body heights.
The carrying device in the present invention is also suitable for circulatory respirators and for diving equipment.