Accession Number : AD0163503
Title : Safety Latch for Hooks.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : MacMillan,Robert W. ; Mrozek,Sylvester ; Pearce,Ronald J.
Report Date : 18 JUL 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 3
Abstract : The invention relates to safety latches for load carrying hooks and more particularly to a safety latch having a locking element for locking the latch in an open position, during the loading of the hook, and for subsequently locking the latch in a closed position, securing the load on the hook.
Descriptors : (*LOCKING FASTENER DEVICES, *PATENTS), SAFETY DEVICES, HOOKS, DETENTS, HOISTS
Subject Categories : COUPLERS, FASTENERS, AND JOINTS
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE