Accession Number:

ADD019394

Title:

Pencil Drain Fixture for Aircraft Defueling.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 15 Sep 97, patented 9 Mar 99,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-03-09

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

A pencil drain fuel fixture for defueling aircraft pencil drains is provided. The pencil drain fixture has an extendable strut with a non-slip rubber base. The strut is set up on the tarmac under an aircraft pencil drain and extended to engage the drain. The upper end of the strut contains a funnel and pencil drain release rod mechanism which opens the pencil drain and by funnel and drain tube directs the fuel to a catch basin.

Subject Categories:

  • Attack and Fighter Aircraft
  • Fuels

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE