Accession Number : ADD006601

Title :   Weapon Elevating Mechanism Having an Automatic Clutch.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Schulz ,Robert J

Report Date : 05 Dec 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A weapon elevating mechanism having an automatic clutch to lock the mechanism at preselected elevation yet automatically realease it for vertical movement upon actuation of the elevating input structure. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Elevating gear, *Howitzers, Automatic, Release mechanisms, Clutches

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE