Accession Number : ADD014265

Title :   Quick Disconnect Duct Coupler.

Descriptive Note : Patent filed 24 Sep 87, patented 13 Jun 89,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Dierksmeier, Douglas D

Report Date : 13 Jun 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A coupling device utilizing first and second contiguous L-shaped coupling members affixed to terminal duct portions, and a slidable clamp having a T-shaped trough for gripping the L-shaped coupling members when slid thereover, locking them together to the close the duct. The clamp is slid away from coupling members to rapidly open the duct. Patent. (rrh)

Descriptors :   *COUPLERS, *DISCONNECT FITTINGS, *DUCTS, *PATENTS, COUPLINGS

Subject Categories : Pumps, Filters, Pipes, Tubing, Fittings & Vlvs

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE