Accession Number : ADD004219

Title :   Retaining Clip.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Sycle,Junius , Jr

Report Date : 28 Jun 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : A U-shaped retaining clip for holding covers on ammunition cartridge tanks. One leg of the clip has a smooth inner surface which engages the outside of the tank rim and is easily lifted to remove the clip. The other leg includes at least one prong extending inwardly of the clip to embed the inside of the rim and a portion jutting adjacent the cover to retain said cover in a locked position within the tank. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Locking fastener devices, *Ammunition containers, Clamps, Retention(General)

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE