Anti-g suits PPK-6
Anti-g suits PPK-6 (PPK-6К) is an individual flying gear for fighting aircraft pilots, providing their life support and improving performance during flight.
It extends the range of loads in "head- pelvis" direction and reduces their negative influence on human organism. PPK-6 is used with oxygen device set ККО-15LP cep.2 and PPK-6К is used with oxygen device set KKO-5. PPK-6 together with compensative vest GK-6 operates as high altitude balancing suit.
The suit consists of wide-belted trousers and inflatable welded bladder. The PPK-6 design differs from PPK-6К design only in the hose length and the presence of connecting pipe.
PPK-6 (PPK-6К) operates as a gear that increases the range of G-loads in "head- pelvis" direction not less than by 2-3 Gs. PPK-6(PPK-6К) is capable of operating through a temperature range - 30 °C to +50 °C. Maximum working pressure in anti-accelerating forces bladders is 0,9 kgs/sq.cm.
Sizes: The suits are available in 16 heights (4 sizes) for pilots whose height is from 155 cm to 191 cm and waist size -from 66 to 102 cm. Materials: flame-retardant fabric.
Weight: not more than 2,1 kg.
Life service: 5 years.