Accession Number : ADD001903

Title :   Side-Mounted Automatic Power Release Attachment for Manual Connectors.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Turner,James W ; Spinks,Ray E

Report Date : 25 Aug 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The patent application relates to an attachment for a manually operable quick-release connector to enable the connector to be retrofitted so as to be power operated by a remote signal, the attachment being mounted to the side of the connector in a position offering a low profile, a minimum discomfort to the user, and requiring a minimum modification of an existing connector structure during retrofitting.

Descriptors :   *Parachutes, *Release mechanisms, Patents, Connectors, Retrofitting, Survival(Personnel)

Subject Categories : Gliders and Parachutes
      Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE