|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||114/221R ; 114/243 ; 228/212 ; 228/230|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 13 인용 특허 : 2|
A fairing and a fairing assembly for towed underwater cables is provided, having two different embodiments of fairings. In the first embodiment, each fairing has a flexible nose portion and a substantially rigid tail portion having separable halves, with the connection between the nose portion and the tail portion being by way of a flange at each side at the rear of the nose portion fitting into a channel at the front of each of the half pieces of the tail portion, and with the channel being interrupted by a shear block which is accommodated by a discont...
A tool for securing a ring assembly to the outer periphery of a cable comprising: a hollow barrel to accommodate hot air blown into said barrel; a heating foot at the end of said barrel, and adapted to be heated by hot air blowing against its underside from said barrel, and having vents formed therein for said blown air to exit away from said heating foot and barrel; the upper surface of said heating foot, away from said barrel, being substantially curved; clamp means; where the ring assembly that the tool is adapted to secure comprises a collar of rubbe...