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