Accession Number : AD0164930
Title : Programmed Cord Cutter.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Greene,Michael L. ; Waugh,Theodore R.
Report Date : 01 MAY 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent relates to a device for cutting a cord at any ocean depth in order to release buoys, floats, corers, mines etc. The device includes a knife blade which is held in place by a release mechanism in a loaded position which upon release forces the knife blade through the cord to release a pay load.
Descriptors : *Underwater cutting, *Cutters, *Patents, Mechanical cables, Cutting, Knives, Housings, Release mechanisms
Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE