Accession Number : ADD000405

Title :   Low Pressure Test for Reservoir Level System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Amies,Gerald E

Report Date : 21 Jan 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent relates to a device for shutting off one or more branch circuits of a hydraulic system following loss of fluid from the system. During the shut off period, the device tests the branch circuit for leakage and when the leakage exceeds a preset value, the branch circuit is locked out allowing the remaining circuits to be switched on again.

Descriptors :   *Hydraulic equipment, *Leak detectors, *Patents, Military aircraft, Leakage(Fluid), Low level, Cut off valves

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE