Accession Number : AD0683066

Title :   DETACHABLE PULL-LOOSE PARACHUTE PACK OUTFIT,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Lyakhov,B. A. ; Stepanenko,I. S. ; Pugachov,V. B.

Report Date : 10 FEB 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A detachable parachute pack pull outfit, is described involving a multi-pin pull cord the uppermost pin of which is of L-shape, a manual opening cord, and a pull cord, the loops of which are attached to the saddle of the L-shaped pin, a safety device fastened to the parachute pack, an arrestor coupling set up on the pull cord, and a pocket for the L-shaped pin, sewed to the pack; being distinguished through the fact that with a view to enhancing reliability of operation, in it the L-shaped pin is fitted with a pliable link, made (for example) of pack rubber and attached at one end to the pin and at the other to the pack beneath the pocket. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PARACHUTES, USSR), RELEASE MECHANISMS, RUBBER, RELIABILITY, CORDAGE

Subject Categories : Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE