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Safety brake for tape reelsAll-mechanical device senses end of tape and stops reel, even in event of electronic system failure. Assembly includes stop to prevent brake from overriding tape. Recentering mechanism returns brake to neutral position after torque is removed from reels.
Document ID
19760000412
Document Type
Other - NASA Tech Brief
Authors
Carle, C. E.
Date Acquired
August 8, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1977
Publication Information
Publication: NASA Tech Briefs
Volume: 1
Issue: 3
ISSN: 0145-319X
Subject Category
MACHINERY
Report/Patent Number
GSC-11960
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.