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Retaining Ring Fastener for Solar PanelsSimple articulating linkage secures solar panels into supporting framework. Five element linkage collapses into W-shape for easy placement into framework, then expands to form rectangle of same dimensions as those of panel.
Document ID
19820000304
Document Type
Other - NASA Tech Brief
Authors
Wilson, A. H. (CALTECH)
Date Acquired
August 10, 2013
Publication Date
May 1, 1983
Publication Information
Publication: NASA Tech Briefs
Volume: 7
Issue: 2
ISSN: 0145-319X
Subject Category
MECHANICS
Report/Patent Number
NPO-15369
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.