The following products were approved or certified during March 2005, and have been added to the Mine Safety and Health Administration's list of permissible equipment.
The following product was approved as having met Part 7, Title 30 CFR.
1. "VentaTex 365 UD" Brattice Cloth. Approval No. 07-BA050001-0, issued to ABC Industries, Inc., P.O. Box 77, Warsaw, Indiana 46581, March 25, 2005.
The following products were approved or certified as having met Part 18, Title 30 CFR.
1. Model 810-40 Permissible Rockduster. Approval No. 18-A050001-0, issued to A.L. Lee Corporation, P.O. Box 99, State Route 54, Lester, West Virginia 25865, March 8, 2005.
2. FS4H5002-1 and FS4H5000-Y-1 or FS4H5003-1 and FS4H5000-Y-1 Fiber Optic Plug and Receptacle Assembly. Certification No. 18-NXA050001-0, issued to Fiber Systems International, 1300 North Central Expressway, Allen, Texas 75013, March 29, 2005.
3. Model ISSXP3 AL Power Supply Enclosure. Approval No. 18-XPA050005-0, issued to KH Controls, Inc., 430 N. Liberty Street, Blairsville, Pennsylvania 15717, March 8, 2005.
4. BUL LP211 Distribution Box Assembly. Approval No. 18-XPA050006-0, issued toLine Power Manufacturing Corporation, 329 Williams Street, Bristol, Virginia 24201, March 16, 2005.
5. Model 335946 Connection Box. Approval No. 18-XPA050007-0, issued to DBT America Inc., 2045 West Pike Street, Houston, Pennsylvania 15342, March 25, 2005.
The following product was approved as having met Part 23, Title 30 CFR.
1. Model IS Leaky Feeder Communication System. Approval No. 23-A050001-0, issued to Varis Mine Technology Ltd., 1305 Kelly Lake Road, Unit 5, Sudbury, Ontario, March 8, 2005.
The following products were accepted as having met the Flame Resistant Solid Products Taken Into Mines.
1. Hydraulic Hose Cover Compound, EPU/K8 with 0.1mm UHMWPE. Acceptance No. IC-146/17, issued to Rapisarda Industries srl, Strada Padana Superiore, 49, 20063 Cernusco sul Naviglio (Milano) ITALY, March 21, 2005.
2. Conveyor Pulley & Roller Lagging. Acceptance No. IC-229/0, issued to Winfield Rubber Mfg. Co. Inc., P.O. Box 1768, Winfield, Alabama 35594, March 17, 2005.
3. Type H039 Hydraulic Hose Cover. Acceptance No. IC-84/35, issued to Eaton Corporation, Aeroquip Division, 1660 Indian Wood Circle, Maumee, Ohio 43537, March 17, 2005.
4. Type DF-60 Pulley Lagging & Conveyor Roller Cover Material. Acceptance No. IC-230/0, issued to Mid West Innovators, P.O. Box 1031, Alpena, Michigan 49707, March 17, 2005.
Steven J. Luzik
Chief, Approval and Certification Center