Accession Number : AD0164213

Title :   Water Sampling Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Greene,Michael L.

Report Date : 07 DEC 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The patent describes a water sampling apparatus which includes a standard Nansen bottle to which is clamped a mounting block which swivelingly supports a support bar, transversely bored to guide a slide rod. This invention relates to devices for trapping and recovering samples of liquid from various depths in a body of the liquid, and more particularly, to improved apparatus for modifying existing equipment to greatly speed, simplify and improve the task of recovering samples of sea water from a series of depths from the ocean.

Descriptors :   *Oceanographic equipment, *Patents

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE