Accession Number : AD0164921

Title :   Self-Aligning, Adjustable Anchor Pin Assembly.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Arnold,Arthur A.

Report Date : 24 APR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent relates to an anchor pin assembly which is both adjustable and self-aligning. The assembly includes an anchor pin substantially cylindrical in shape for mounting on a fixed structure. The anchor pin is received into a bearing comprising two members. The first bearing member is mounted in a fitting having means for attachment to a body to be supported against mechanical shock and includes internal spherical surfaces. A second bearing member has external spherical surfaces which are received and movably supported within the internal spherical surfaces of the first bearing member. The second bearing member has an internal cylindrical bore for slidingly engaging and receiving the cylindrical surfaces of the anchor pin.

Descriptors :   *Fastenings, *Pins, *Patents, Alignment, Position(Location), Bearings, Locking fastener devices

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE