Accession Number : ADD001727

Title :   Lockable Electrical Outlet.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hanke,Edward F

Report Date : 24 Jun 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent describes an electrical outlet for the reception of both grounded and ungrounded plugs. A locking member manually positionable within an outlet housing and having surfaces thereon for biasing the contact finger assemblies of the housing into locking engagement with each of the plug prongs prevents inadvertent plug separation.

Descriptors :   *Electric connectors, *Patents, Locking(Mechanics)

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE