Accession Number : ADD007588

Title :   Optical Fiber Dispenser.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Arpin,John B ; Di Vita,Sam

Report Date : 19 May 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A dispenser for feeding an optical glass fiber from a missile to provide a communication link from the missile to the ground; the dispenser includes a supply of optical fiber and a source of pressurized gas mounted in a housing having an orifice through which the optical fiber is fed and the gas exhausted during the feeding of the optical fiber from the missile. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Glass fibers, *Optical materials, *Dispensers, Fiber optics transmission lines, Pressurization, Mechanical components, Gases, Radio links, Feeding, Shape, Inventions

Subject Categories : Refractory Fibers

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE