Accession Number:

ADD002484

Title:

Automatic Power Adapter for Manual Quick-Release Connectors.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-12-02

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

The patent relates to a power-operated adapter particularly suitable for retrofitting existing conventional manually-operated parachute connectors. When activated by a built-in power source it automatically actuates the female and male connector halves to free the pilot from the parachute and of preventing reuse until the expended power source is replaced.

Subject Categories:

  • Gliders and Parachutes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE