Accession Number : ADD018645
Title : Stop Cylinder and Piston Assembly.
Descriptive Note : Patent application, Filed 12 Aug 97,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Powell, Allen C
PDF Url : ADD018645
Report Date : 12 Aug 1997
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : The present invention generally relates to a stop cylinder and piston assembly. More particularly the invention provides a stop cylinder and piston assembly having increased output force and braking. The prior art stop cylinder and piston assembly includes a shaft having two separated pistons in which pressurized air is provided through a firing port to the aft surface of one of the pistons for firing purposes and pressurized air is provided through a return port to the forward surface of the other piston for return purposes.
Descriptors : *PISTONS, *PATENT APPLICATIONS, OUTPUT, FORWARD AREAS, SURFACES, SEPARATION, PRESSURIZATION, ASSEMBLY, BRAKING, COMPRESSED AIR
Subject Categories : Reciprocating and Rotating Engines
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE