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Two-Way Tether GunSafety-tether device enables crewmembers on spacecraft to retrieve crewmember drifting away from spacecraft. Alternatively, drifting crewmember who carries device uses it to grasp and return to spacecraft. Also used on Earth. For example, rescuer on vessel or pier uses it to retrieve and haul drowning or unconscious person to safety; drifting person or rescuer in water uses it to grasp and hold onto support.
Document ID
19940000522
Document Type
Other - NASA Tech Brief
Authors
Sanger, George F. (Lockheed Engineering & Sciences Co.)
Date Acquired
August 16, 2013
Publication Date
September 1, 1994
Publication Information
Publication: NASA Tech Briefs
Volume: 18
Issue: 9
ISSN: 0145-319X
Subject Category
MACHINERY
Report/Patent Number
MSC-22037
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.