Accession Number:

ADD012222

Title:

Diver's Umbilical Quick-Disconnect Device.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-11-26

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

This patent discloses a quick-disconnect device which includes separable rectangular bodies carrying complementary hose couplings spaced therealong. The bodies, which have nested rim and reduced portions, are biased toward separation by a rectangular, flat-type spring and releasable retained against separation by a retractable retaining pin extending diagonally therethrough and normally locked against retraction by partial rotation.

Subject Categories:

  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE