Planter.

Description:

Patent for an improved planting machine by securing a seed-plate with a central longitudinal slot, in the bottom of the hopper, a circular seed disk is placed into the slot; two pairs of gage-plates arranged at the front and rear end of said slot. These gage-plates can be adjusted to regulate the quantity of seeds being discharged when planting cotton. When planting corn, the rear pair of gage-plates can be brought closely together to prevent the escape of seeds. Illustration is included.

Creator(s): Cayton, James Calvin
Location(s): United States - Texas - Concho County - Paint Rock
Creation Date: March 10, 1891
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Creator (Inventor):
Cayton, James Calvin

James Calvin Cayton, of Thornton, Texas.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 10, 1891
  • Accepted: March 10, 1891
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Concho County - Paint Rock
Description:

Patent for an improved planting machine by securing a seed-plate with a central longitudinal slot, in the bottom of the hopper, a circular seed disk is placed into the slot; two pairs of gage-plates arranged at the front and rear end of said slot. These gage-plates can be adjusted to regulate the quantity of seeds being discharged when planting cotton. When planting corn, the rear pair of gage-plates can be brought closely together to prevent the escape of seeds. Illustration is included.

Physical Description:

[3], 3 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Keyword(s): rotating dispensers | revolving axles | rigids
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Texas Patents
Identifier:
  • PAT-NO: 447759
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth172627
Resource Type: Patent
Format: Text