Acme Full-Vision No. 6 Gas Mask

The Acme Full-Vision No. 6 Gas Mask was made of black rubber and featured two large triangular glass lenses, with a small filter canister attached directly to the chin.  It was used for both law enforcement and industrial purposes.  The top example is equipped with a Chin Style No. 101 Military Canister filter for use with CN and CS Tear Gas, and was made by Scott Aviation in 1970.  The bottom example was from the Newark, NJ Police Department, and included a Chin Style 282-OVAG-R Canister for protection only in Organic Vapors, Acid Gases including Organic Phosphates and Chlorinated Organic Pesticides.  This mask was made by Scott Aviation in 1967.

PATENT

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Manufacturer and model stamps on forehead "ACME" "FULL VISION FACE PIECE NO. 6" "2 R 70"

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Stamp inside mask "PLACE CHIN HERE"

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Manufacturer stamps on head harness "CM 618" "ACME PROTECTION EQUIPMENT CO. SUBSIDARY SCOTT AVIATION CORP. SOUTH HAVEN, MICH." "THIS SIDE OUT" "C" "1"

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Stamp on right temple head strap "RT"

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Stamp on left temple head strap "LT"

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Stamp on right chin head strap "RC"

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Stamp on left chin head strap "LC"

Filter
Filter

Filter top view

Filter
Filter

Filter seal bottom view "CAUTION REMOVE THIS SEAL BEFORE USING."

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Manufacturer and model stamps on forehead "ACME" "FULL VISION FACE PIECE NO. 6" "4 R 67"

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Stamps inside mask "PLACE CHIN HERE"

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Manufacturer stamps on head harness "CM 618" "ACME PROTECTION EQUIPMENT CO. SUBSIDARY SCOTT AVIATION CORP. SOUTH HAVEN MICH." "THIS SIDE OUT" "C" "2"

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Hose stamp "ACME CM-612"

Acme Full Vision Face Piece No 6 R
Acme Full Vision Face Piece No 6 R

Chin view

Acme Full Vision Face Piece No 6 R
Acme Full Vision Face Piece No 6 R

Front view

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"For the use and care of the Chin Style Acme Full-Vision Gas Mask"

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ACME Full-Vision Gas Mask
ACME Full-Vision Gas Mask