Accession Number : AD0163707

Title :   Quick Release Mechanism.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Morton,William D. , Jr

Report Date : 15 AUG 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The invention relates to a quick release mechanism for releasably holding two members together to prevent relative movement therebetween. The release mechanism is characterized by it adaptability for use in attaching a standard MS-22001 oxygen mask to a standard P-4 hardshell crash helmet.

Descriptors :   (*PATENTS, *RELEASE MECHANISMS), (*OXYGEN MASKS, RELEASE MECHANISMS), (*HELMETS, OXYGEN MASKS), ATTACHMENT, FASTENINGS

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
      Protective Equipment
      Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE