Accession Number:

ADD019941

Title:

Piston Deceleration System

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, Filed 14 Mar 2001

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

2001-03-14

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

A piston deceleration system includes an elongated piston shaft having an intermediate stop member and a second stop member formed thereon. A piston member is slidably seated on the elongated shaft between the intermediate tot member and the second stop member. A tank member is provided having a first end surface with first opening and a shaft aperture formed therein and a second end surface having a second opening formed therein. The piston shaft is slidably positioned into the tank member through at least the first end surface shaft aperture. A shaft shock absorbing member is positioned between the intermediate stop member and the piston member on the piston shaft, and a piston shook absorbing member is positioned between the piston member and the second end of the tank member.

Subject Categories:

  • Machinery and Tools
  • Reciprocating and Rotating Engines

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE