Accession Number : ADD009687

Title :   A Capstan Adaptable 'V' Puller.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Swenson,Richard C

Report Date : 21 Apr 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A capstan adaptable V puller fitted with plurality of vertical staves and is positioned on a host capstan. The staves are adjusted to the diameter of the capstan and securely clamped in place by any suitable means. Friction is enhanced by rubber pads mounted between the contact surface of the capstan and the staves. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Winches, *Hoists, *Naval vessels, Deep oceans, Naval equipment, Shipboard, Recovery, Mooring buoys, Inventions

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE