Accession Number : ADD001302

Title :   Wire Dispenser.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Miller ,John E ; Shaver,Eugene L ; Stone,Jack C

Report Date : 27 Aug 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent relates to an outside payout wire dispenser including a specially configured spool; wire coiled on the spool under tension; and an insulative coating which binds the outside layer of wire on the spool. The spool may be specially configured with predetermined ratios of hub diameter to flange diameter, hub diameter to flange diameter to length of spool, predetermined flange angle, and predetermined pitch angle of the wire wound on the spool. Further, the invention may include a pool cover which has a necked down wire exit portion with a predetermined angle.

Descriptors :   *Wire, *Dispensers, *Patents, Submarines, Torpedoes, Wire guidance

Subject Categories : Submarine Engineering
      Torpedoes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE