Accession Number : ADD016048
Title : Helmet Head Tracking Mounting Device.
Descriptive Note : Patent application, filed 23 Feb 93,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Horvat, Christine ; Bradley, Gary F ; Rhodes, Carroll L
Report Date : 23 Feb 1993
Pagination or Media Count : 14
Abstract : A unified, low-profile, lightweight and strong component mounting system for an aircrew member's helmet is disclosed. The system includes a substantially rectangular mounting bracket that carries necessary power, communications, and optical inputs to the components, mounting hardware and specially designed interface pieces for each component. The system is designed to securely and easily snap-lock onto the helmet and is positioned to stay balanced while attached to eliminate crewmember discomfort.
Descriptors : *HELMETS, *PATENT APPLICATIONS, FLIGHT CREWS, INPUT, INTERFACES, LIGHTWEIGHT, MOUNTING BRACKETS, POWER, PROFILES
Subject Categories : Protective Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE