Accession Number : ADD017461

Title :   Protective Device for Container.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 24 Sep 93, patented 24 Jan 95,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Sorathia, Usman A ; Houghton, Deborah A ; Owen, David P ; Pipyne, Markus R ; Jones, Wayne C

Report Date : 24 Jan 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : This patent discloses a protective device for a container containing toxic or hazardous materials, includes a shell, a mechanism positioned in the shell for sealing a puncture in the container so as to prevent release of the toxic materials from the container and a mechanism for attaching the shell to the container. (MM)

Descriptors :   *CONTAINERS, *IGNITION, *SEALS(STOPPERS), *PATENTS, TORPEDOES, TOXIC HAZARDS, LEAKAGE(FLUID), SHELLS(STRUCTURAL FORMS), LITHIUM, SAFETY, HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

Subject Categories : Adhesives, Seals and Binders
      Containers and Packaging
      Underwater Ordnance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE