Accession Number:

ADD015445

Title:

Buoy Flotation Gimbal.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 10 Jun 91, patented 26 May 92,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1992-05-26

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

A flotation gimbal for a buoy which comprises a flotation bladder connected to the buoy by a pair of looped risers. The risers are anchored lo the buoy by a guide in which the risers are allowed to freely move to maintain even tension on the risers as the position of the flotation bladder is tilted.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE