Novel Prototype of Mining Helmet to Facilitate Cooling

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Pujar, Hanumesha; Suhel, Syed; Dinakar, Naveen; Baseganni, Chetan; Gohil, Mayur; Kulkarni, Rahul;

The thermal comfort of mining helmet during mining process is important as it can affect the physiological and psychological condition of the worker. The project deals with the development of a cooling system for mining helmet using powerful fan technology. The system c... View more
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