Accession Number:

AD0683066

Title:

DETACHABLE PULL-LOOSE PARACHUTE PACK OUTFIT,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Report Date:

1969-02-10

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A detachable parachute pack pull outfit, is described involving a multi-pin pull cord the uppermost pin of which is of L-shape, a manual opening cord, and a pull cord, the loops of which are attached to the saddle of the L-shaped pin, a safety device fastened to the parachute pack, an arrestor coupling set up on the pull cord, and a pocket for the L-shaped pin, sewed to the pack being distinguished through the fact that with a view to enhancing reliability of operation, in it the L-shaped pin is fitted with a pliable link, made for example of pack rubber and attached at one end to the pin and at the other to the pack beneath the pocket. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE