Accession Number : ADD002013
Title : Attachment Device.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Erickson,Porter W ; Hellfritzsch,Alvin G
Report Date : 24 Jun 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent describes a thermoelectric magnet for interconnecting metallic elements, using a thermocouple having an insulated heat-producing chemical charge at the 'hot' junction thereof which is activated on command and permanently magnetizes the core material.
Descriptors : *Fastenings, *Patents, Thermoelectricity, Electromagnets, Thermocouples, Magnetic devices
Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE