Accession Number : AD0164060

Title :   Magnetic Anchor for Curved and Irregular Surfaces.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Keller,Karl H.

Report Date : 24 FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent relates to the attachment of flexible bag like members to the pole filling the bags with ferromagnetic particles in a suspension of oil or other suitable fluid to improve the lifting effectiveness of the magnet when engaging curved or irregular surfaces. When used with a permanent magnet, means must be provided to remove the magnetic field from the particles until they have conformed to the surface.

Descriptors :   (*FASTENINGS, MAGNETS), FERROMAGNETIC MATERIALS, COLLOIDS, HOISTS, CURVED PROFILES, EFFECTIVENESS

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE