Accession Number:

AD0632139

Title:

BUMPUSHER - A POWERED AID TO LOCOMOTION.

Descriptive Note:

Technical note,

Corporate Author:

BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

It is asserted that there exists an insufficiently -appreciated need for a simple device that would assist a man in his performance of the most exhausting part of the effort of walking, with a particular reference to carrying load uphill. Outlined are an analysis of the problem, and a possible construction of such a device. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Biomedical Instrumentation and Bioengineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE