|Category:||Head-Mounted Equipment [HMD/NVG/Glasses]|
|Object Name:||HMD Quick Release Cable Assembly|
|Year of Manufacture:||Unknown|
|Location:||Archive Object Store|
This assembly links the Head Equipment Assembly via an umbilical cable to the Electronics Unit. All the Head Tracker, Drive functions, communications and conditioned power (including high voltage) run through the umbilical which must be lightweight and flexible and also resistant to handling and wear. The circular assembly is a vital component the Quick Release Connector which absolutely must release the umbilical on ejection and yet handle day to day usage.