Accession Number : ADD002667

Title :   Signal Device.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Lyons,John H

Report Date : 17 Feb 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent pertains to a signal device combining a fluorescent or phosphorescent light tube and a slip on holder which is 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 holder preferably has four resilient appendages serving to ensure that the device will assume an angular position of about 45 degrees when dropped.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Marker lights, *Chemiluminescence, Warning systems, Performance tests, Safety

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE