Accession Number : ADD005523

Title :   Remote Controlled Safety Hook.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Skaalen,Clifford I ; Kling,Philip M

Report Date : 27 Oct 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A hoist line hook provided with a spring biased safety gate and further provided with a remote operating device for the safety gate. The gate operating device comprises a tension cable (swivelly attached) to the safety gate with the cable extending through a hole in the shank of the hook; the opposite end of the cable is attached to a tagline for remotely opening the safety gate of the hook. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Hooks, Safety, Remote control

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE