Accession Number : ADD002497

Title :   Chemiluminescent Signal Device.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Lyons,John H ; Little,Steven M ; Esposito,Vincent J

Report Date : 20 Jan 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent concerns a signal device combining a fluorescent or phosphorescent light tube and a weighted base designed to be thrown or dropped from a vehicle as a warning marker. The light tube is preferably of the chemically actuated type and the base preferably has four resilient legs serving to ensure that the device will assume an upright position when dropped.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Signal lights, *Chemiluminescence, Warning systems, Configurations, Drawings, Distress signals, Markers, Highways

Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
      Safety Engineering
      Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE