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