Accession Number : ADD000209

Title :   Buoyant Electrical Cable.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rhyne,William A

Report Date : 05 Mar 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The patent describes an improved electrical conductor of the buoyant type. An electrical conductor, or a plurality thereof, is supported in a flat casing co-extensive therewith by a shaped loom. A plurality of inflatable buoyancy devices are supported along one surface of said casing to support said casing on the surface of a body of water. Means are disclosed for inflation of said buoyant means individually as well as collectively.

Descriptors :   *Electric cables, *Patents, Buoyancy, Inflatable structures

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE