Accession Number : ADD012586

Title :   Harness Fasteners.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Barwood,Anthony J

Report Date : 23 Sep 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : A quick release fastener (QRF) for a restraint harness the fastener having a base plate with a lug retainer boss projecting therefrom, a cover plate hinged to the base plate and recessed to receive the free end of the boss, and a lock for locking the cover plate to the base. The lock requires two directionally different operations to open same and may incorporate an intermediate closure device for holding the fastener in a lug-loading configuration.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *LOCKING FASTENER DEVICES, *RELEASE MECHANISMS, PARACHUTES, HARNESSES, PLATES

Subject Categories : Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE