Accession Number : ADD004908

Title :   Latched Telescoping Members.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Van Dyke,William A , Jr ; Baker,Frank S ; McClintock,Robert

Report Date : 23 Aug 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : This invention relates to a retractable locking pin for securing sections of a telescoping mast when in extended position. The pin is mounted on the outer section and fits into a cylindrical recess in the inner section to give good azimuth registration between the two sections. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Latches, *Telescoping structures, Masts, Locking fastener devices, Pins

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE