Accession Number : ADD001130

Title :   Floating Electrode Holding Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bon, David R

Report Date : 04 Feb 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The patent describes apparatus for holding electrode rods in vertical positions in water around a vessel or structure for enerigization as a swimmer deterrent. The apparatus is characterized by a rectangular frame of tubular metal having legs at four corners that have floats fixed thereto, bumpers being fixed on two of the legs so as to bear against a structure when in a position of use, and to cooperate with two of the floats as a base when in a position of storage.

Descriptors :   *DEFENSE SYSTEMS, *HOLDERS, *PATENTS, ELECTRODES, FLOATS, SWIMMERS, VERTICAL ORIENTATION, RODS

Subject Categories : Defense Systems
      Marine Engineering
      Electricity and Magnetism

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE