|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 7 인용 특허 : 2|
In a flying object equipped with the wing deployer and locker, a torsion spring connecting the wing with the base deploys the wing upon the release of the object from its storage canister and, after the wing has reached a certain degree of deployment, a tapered tooth that protrudes from the base engages a matching slot in the wing boss to lock in the wing at the moment the wing obtains the fully-deployed position. The taper angle of the tooth and the slot compensates for manufacturing tolerances and provides a positive, solid locking action for the durat...
[ I claim:] [1.] A deployable wing and a device for deploying and locking said wing, in the fully deployed position, said wing residing on a flying object, the object being stored in a canister with said wing in a folded state until release, said wing and device comprising; an elongated base, said base comprising a rod, a plurality of arms extending from said rod and a plurality of teeth protruding from said arms, said rod having a means for fixed attachment to the body of the flying object and each of said teeth having a cylindrical hole therethrough; a...