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    • Join Date: Oct 2007
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    Hello everyone
    I'd like to ask what the word "seals" means in the following question.

    Vega undid the seals and removed the helmet.
    It's about an infantry soldier wearing a battlesuit. His helmet does not work properly, so he took it off.

    Does "seals" mean "fasteners"?

    • Join Date: Jan 2007
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    Re: seals

    Yes. That is what seals means in this case.

    • Join Date: Oct 2006
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    Re: seals

    They are the rubber or composition surfaces that form a vacuum seal on certain types of helmets to prevent [for example] water or other substances from reaching the face. They have to be released before the helmet is removed.


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