Accession Number : ADD011267
Title : Vehicle-to-Vehicle Connection Mechanism.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Celentino,J L
Report Date : 02 Aug 1984
Pagination or Media Count : 11
Abstract : A device for temporarily attaching two vehicles to form a united structure is disclosed. The device has a rod which extends from the first vehicle into a complimentary grasping means on the second vehicle. The grasping means can be activated to hold the rod firmly so retraction towards the first vehicle will draw the vehicles together.
Descriptors : *Patent applications, *Connectors, Vehicle equipment, Automotive vehicles, Attachment, Hydraulic actuators, Rods, Ball joints, Patent applications
Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE