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