Accession Number : ADD003024

Title :   Deep Submergence Electrical Assembly.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Taylor,James W ; Pace,Robert E

Report Date : 16 Nov 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The patent relates to a deep submergence electrical assembly including a pair of spaced-apart connectors; a flexible tube sealably connected at each end to a respective connector; at least one wire extending through the tube between the connectors; and the flexible tube being filled with an electrical resistance liquid. The tube may be constructed of plastic, and one of the connectors may have a fill hole and the other connector may have a vent hole for filling the tube with the liquid. One of the connectors may be a socket housing for an underwater light and one or both of the connectors may include a pressure plate which is adapted for sealable connection to a pressure hull.

Descriptors :   *Underwater lights, *Electric conductors, *Patents, Electric connectors, Underwater equipment, Deep submergence, Electric conduits, Watertight fittings, Flexible materials

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
      Submarine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE