Accession Number : AD0637128

Title :   DEVELOPMENT OF A LIGHTWEIGHT CABLE DRIVEN, TELESCOPIC MAST

Descriptive Note : Quarterly rept. no. 3, 29 Oct 1965-28 Apr 1966

Corporate Author : BROOKS AND PERKINS INC DETROIT MI

Personal Author(s) : Harris, J R

PDF Url : AD0637128

Report Date : Jul 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : This report covers the progress made in the development of a manually actuated, cable driven, telescopic antenna mast, which will meet the requirements of Specification SCL-7805. The mast and its operation is reviewed. Three masts have been completed and are being tested. Static load tests have been completed; environmental and cycling tests are approximately 40% complete.

Descriptors :   *ANTENNA MASTS, DIPOLE ANTENNAS, DRIVES, EXTENDABLE STRUCTURES, GROUND VEHICLE ANTENNAS, HOISTS, MECHANICAL CABLES, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE