Accession Number:

ADD012787

Title:

Special Purpose Bellows Assembly.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1987-03-31

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

A bellows assembly to house and shield an electrical cable, and a connector attached thereto, from the effects of an electromagnetic pulse. The assembly includes an expansible and contractable cylindrical shaped, flexible, bellows-like component mad eof magnetic material, having open ends, and with convolutions along its surface perpendicular to the axis of its length a rigid transition cover made of magnetic material, having two apertures shaped to permit the passage of the electrical cable and connector attached thereto, positioned at one end of the bellows-like component and, a spring-type clamp to attach the transition cover, at one of its openings, to one end of the bellows-like component. The other end of the bellows-like component is grounded.

Subject Categories:

  • Acoustooptic and Optoacoustic Devices

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE