Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Microelectromechanical safing and arming apparatus










Image Number 9 for United States Patent #7051656.

A two-stage acceleration sensing apparatus is disclosed which has applications for use in a fuze assembly for a projected munition. The apparatus, which can be formed by bulk micromachining or LIGA, can sense acceleration components along two orthogonal directions to enable movement of a shuttle from an "as-fabricated" position to a final position and locking of the shuttle in the final position. With the shuttle moved to the final position, the apparatus can perform one or more functions including completing an explosive train or an electrical switch closure, or allowing a light beam to be transmitted through the device.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Method to prevent hyper frame number de-synchronization in a wireless communication system
Cucumber plants with a compact growing habit
Wire guide
Extract of Vanilla planifolia
Isolated nucleic acid molecule encoding an antibody that reduces GDF-8 activity
Method and apparatus for providing charging status information to subscriber of communication service
Case for electronic device
  Randomly Featured Patents
Electrocatalytic oxidation of (poly)alkylene glycols
Top-crown for display case
Method for packaging vehicle body panels
Method and apparatus for determining wait treatment of a customer in a call center
Catalytic oxidative process for the manufacture of anthraquinone from o-benzyl toluene
Trench-type schottky-barrier diode
Method of constraining non-uniform layouts using a uniform coordinate system
Pasteurizable, cook-in shrink film
Positron emission tomography camera
Tailgate counterbalancing hinge