Accession Number : ADD013904

Title :   Security Indicating Attachment for Safe-Type Apparatus.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 19 Mar 87, patented 20 Sep 88,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Rice, Thomas J , Jr ; Thomson, John R ; McDowell, Vaughn P ; Drescher, Gregory H

Report Date : 20 Sep 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : This disclosure teaches a battery powered security indicating device which attaches to the drawer of a safe. Sensors send drawer position and combination dial rotation signals signals to a microprocessor which in turn provides audio and or visual indication to the operator indicating when the drawer is open, when it is properly closed and when it is improperly locked. Patent. (FR)

Descriptors :   *LOCKING(MECHANICS), *INDICATORS, *WARNING SYSTEMS, ATTACHMENT, DETECTORS, MICROPROCESSORS, PATENTS, SECURITY, DOCUMENTS, CONTAINERS, TRAYS, VISUAL SIGNALS, AUDIO TONES

Subject Categories : Defense Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE