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Title: Instructions for the Operation, Care, and Repair of Compressed Air Plants (Chapter 49 - Bureau of Ships Manual)

Author: United States Navy Department

Publisher: United States Government Printing Office

Publication Date: 1944

Asbestos References:
This book says that a low pressure compressed air system is installed on practically all surface vessels of the Navy.

There are two pages that mention asbestos:

1) Section on replacing air valves mentions the use of asbestos gaskets.
2) A section on gaskets specifies asbestos gaskets use for air compressors at the air valve seats and cylinder headjoints.

See pictures for exact wording.

Chapter 49 - Bureau of Ships Manual
United States Navy Department
Navships 250

Condition: Good. Minor wear.

Pages: 44

Binding: Paperback

Weight: 3oz

Dimensions: 6.00" x 9.00"

SKU: 371

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