various contracts to the Naval Undersea Warfare
Center, C&M designed and developed array hose
terminations, couplings, slip
rings and drogues for the TB29, MLTA and SALFAS
programs. The termination designs were primarily
of a swaged and epoxy design. Unique designs for
terminating VIM hoses were developed, utilizing
Raychem cryogenic rings. Special tooling to support
terminating arrays was also designed and fabricated.
C&M has supplied prototype active and passive
drogues for multiline and single line arrays.