MACES suit

https://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/20140010572.pdf
brief description
A little more information on the suite that needs modification.
key insights
  • Liquid Cooling and Ventilation Garment
  • Underneath the suits, astronauts wear "Maximum Absorbency Garment" (MAGs) urine-containment trunks (resembling "Depends" incontinence shorts) and blue-colored thermal underwear, which has plastic tubing woven into the garments allowing for liquid cooling and ventilation, the latter being handled by a connector located on the astronaut's left waist. The pressure bladder uses a "breathable" material that, while maintaining pressure, allows perspiration to exit and prevents liquids from entering, this is an improvement over the non-breathable pressure bladder used for the LES.
additional information
https://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/spacesuits/home/clickable_suit_nf.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Advanced_Crew_Escape_Suit

comments

  • Florian GARNIER Dec. 11, 2016, 8:09 a.m. PST
    hi, i need to know if the suit reject bad gas out?
    if it's yes, how many? pression? debit?
    if it's no, where the volume of the 2 bottle of 0² past after consumption by the astronaut?
  • Dragon Master Dec. 6, 2016, 8:37 a.m. PST
    I have two ideas for this but one of them would require a slight modification. What are the possibilities of implementing this in the Z3 suit and removing the requirement of being strapped down?