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1. (WO2013120053) VEHICLE ARRESTING NET

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/120053    International Application No.:    PCT/US2013/025512
Publication Date: Fri Aug 16 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Tue Feb 12 00:59:59 CET 2013
IPC: E01F 13/02
E01F 13/04
E01F 13/12
Applicants: ENGINEERED ARRESTING SYSTEMS CORPORATION
WITHERS, Robert
ORNER, Richard, L., Jr
Inventors: WITHERS, Robert
ORNER, Richard, L., Jr
Title: VEHICLE ARRESTING NET
Abstract:
A gravity-lowered net (12) that is housed above the surface onto which it is to be used, and is lowered by sliding weights (20) that position the net to the correct height for use. Certain embodiments of the nets may be provided with one or more energy absorber elements (50) associated with the net, which help enhance the energy absorptive capabilities of the net.