Accession Number : ADD000104
Title : Lift Cable Transfer Apparatus.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Oeland,Ernest N , Jr
Report Date : 18 Dec 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 13
Abstract : The patent relates to a lift cable transfer apparatus for retrieving a submerged object including: a strongback; a reel mounted on the strongback for reeling in and storage of a messenger line from the submerged object; power means mounted on the strongback for powering the reel; and latching means mounted on the strongback for connecting the strongback to the submerged object.
Descriptors : *Underwater objects, *Salvage, *Patents, Cables, Cable reels, Hydraulic equipment
Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE