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Record 13 of 41282
Parachute Line Hook Includes Integral Loop Expander
Author and Affiliation:
Bayless, G. B.
Abstract: Parachute packing simplified with modified line hook. One person packs parachutes for test recovery vehicles faster than previously two-person team. New line hook includes expander that opens up two locking loops so parachute lines are pulled through them. Parachutes are packed at high pressure to be compressed into limited space available in test vehicles.
Publication Date: May 01, 1983
Document ID:
19820000320
(Acquired Nov 04, 1995)
Accession Number: 82B10320
Subject Category: MACHINERY
Report/Patent Number: LAR-12875
Document Type: NASA Tech Brief
Publication Information: NASA Tech Briefs (ISSN 0145-319X); 7; 2; P. 193
Publisher Information: United States
Financial Sponsor: NASA; United States
Organization Source: NASA Langley Research Center; Hampton, VA, United States
Description: In English
Distribution Limits: Unclassified; Publicly available; Unlimited
Rights: No Copyright
NASA Terms: FOLDING STRUCTURES; PARACHUTES; RECOVERY PARACHUTES
Availability Source: National Technology Transfer Center (NTTC), Wheeling, WV
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