Accession Number:

ADD019831

Title:

Torpedo Mounted Dispenser for a Coil of Flex Hose and Control Wire

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, Filed 20 Feb 2001

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

2001-02-20

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

A torpedo mounted dispenser for a coil of flex hose and control wire includes a rigid shell round in widthwise cross section, and a circular shock mount disposed centrally of the shell, the shell and the shock mount defining an annular chamber therebetween. Hooks are mounted on an exterior wall of the shell. Slots are defined by the shell, each slot being proximate one of the hooks. A retainer ring is disposed in the chamber. Retainer loops each extend at least partly around one retainer ring, through one of the slots, and is attached to one of the hooks. The coil of flex hose and control wire is disposed in the chamber and is movable lengthwise through the retainer ring while uncoiling and paying out from the dispenser.

Subject Categories:

  • Machinery and Tools
  • Torpedoes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE