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by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Cooling Equipment

ClimateRight 10000 BTU Air Conditioner/Heater 115 VAC 1250 watts Various models from 2500 BTU 480 watts, 5000 BTU 700 watts; all 115 VAC ClimateRightAC.png Power Source for AC HondaGenerator.png 12V Fan 12VFan.png Evaporative Cooling Theory EvapCoolerTheory.jpg DIY Evaporative Cooler Do It Yourself...
by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Accessories

There are all kinds of products that are designed to cool through evaporation Chill Its Cooling Towel chill-its-cooling-towel.png Hyperkewl Evaporative Cooling Wrist Wrap hyperkewl-evaporative-cooling-wrist-wraps.png Hyperkewl Evaporative Cooling Vest HyperkewlEvapVest.jpg Spray Bottle (Aquabot Hydr...
by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Shelter / Shade

Provides protection (shade) from solar radiation, allow ventilation Awning MadeInTheShade.jpg EZ Up EZUp.png Kodiak Flex-Bow VX Tent http://www.kodiakcanvas.com/10-x-10-ft-flex-bow-vx-tent/ KodiakVX.png ShiftPod2 from Advanced Shelter Systems Reflective layer, insulated, dark inside In my opinion, r...
by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Eye Protection

  • Sunlight (UV) protection - polycarbonate blocks 99.9%
  • Safety - especially if shooting (ANSI Z87.1)
  • Scratch resistance
  • No distortion
  • Light weight
  • Anti-fog
  • Comfort
  • Polarized?
  • Prescription?
  • Stylish!
Dark Smoke Lens Shooting Glasses $7.23
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by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Footwear

Merrell Moab 2 Ventilator
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Keen Newport Hydro
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Socks
Duluth Trading
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by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Headwear

Wide brim, light color, light weight, well ventilated, wicking sweatband, chin strap, dark underbrim, stylish! Stetson Coffee Tab Outdoor Hat StetsonOutdoor.png Stetson Costner Vented Jute Outdoor Hat StetsonOutdoor2.png Dorfman Pacific Soaker DorfPacSoaker.png Tilley AIRFLO Tilley.jpg Shemagh Shema...
by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Clothing

Africans.jpg The risk of Sunburn has to do with the melanin in your skin. Dermatologists rank all of us in a skin pigment level depending on your melanin level. Melanin is the pigment in your hair, skin and eyes that give color. Those with lighter skin have less melanin than those with darker skin....
by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Hydration

Water Sports Drinks Enhances absorption of fluid more than water alone Sugar content higher than body fluid so difficult to absorb Caffeine Diuretic - can increase non-sweat water loss (urination) Can increase heart rate Can increase blood flow to skin Alcohol Diuretic - can increase non-sweat wate...
by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Dangers

Heat Index and Potential for Heat Injury And note that heat index in calculated for the shade, not accounting for solar radiation HeatIndex.jpg Heat Injury Symptoms and Treatments Note that Heat Stroke is a medical emergency! HeatInjury.jpg You must avoid heat injury by keeping cool
by KK6DYO
Wed Aug 15, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - August 16, 2018 - Keeping Cool Outdoors
Replies: 23
Views: 130

Human Body

Our primary mechanism for transferring heat is perspiration
2.6 million sweat glands on average
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