Wire-Stretcher.

Description:

Patent for improvements in wire-stretcher for use in fence-building in which wire is secured to a fence-post, using horse power to hitch to the whiffletree and driven along close to the lines of posts. When wires are being leaded out, they are being stretched simultaneously. A lever is inserted in front of the spools as a final additional tension device to tighten and staple the wire to the fence-posts. Illustration is included.

Creator(s): Woodward, Edward
Location(s): United States - Texas - Grimes County - Keith
Creation Date: August 11, 1891
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Creator (Inventor):
Woodward, Edward

Edward Woodward, of Keith, Texas.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 11, 1891
  • Accepted: August 11, 1891
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Place
United States - Texas - Grimes County - Keith
Description:

Patent for improvements in wire-stretcher for use in fence-building in which wire is secured to a fence-post, using horse power to hitch to the whiffletree and driven along close to the lines of posts. When wires are being leaded out, they are being stretched simultaneously. A lever is inserted in front of the spools as a final additional tension device to tighten and staple the wire to the fence-posts. Illustration is included.

Physical Description:

[1], 2 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): positive brakes | traction driven | windings
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Wire Stretcher.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Texas Patents
Identifier:
  • PAT-NO: 457469
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth172757
Resource Type: Patent
Format: Text