Accession Number : ADD006675

Title :   Parachute Attachment Swivel.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Boehm,Helmut

Report Date : 09 Oct 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A swivel attached to a hermetically sealed device dropped from high altitudes to suspend the device from a parachute and allow free rotation of the device to prevent twisting and entanglement of the parachute during descent is described. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Suspension devices, *Attachment, Shafts(Machine elements), Hermetic seals, Needle bearings, Washers(Spacers), Nuts(Fastenings), Electronic equipment, Containers, Cargo parachutes

Subject Categories : Gliders and Parachutes
      Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE