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