Wheel.

Description:

Patent for improvements “in wheel-tightening arrangements in which a cylinder with a conical-formed end works by means of a thread inside the hub, for the purpose of forcing the spokes to the outside and to tighten by these means the whole wheel, when the wooden parts of the wheel are shrunk together.” (Lines 9-15) Illustration is included.

Creator(s): Pluck, James
Location(s): United States - Texas - Uvalde County - Utopia
Creation Date: August 11, 1891
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Usage:
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Creator (Inventor):
Pluck, James

James Pluck, of Utopia, Texas.

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

Patent for improvements “in wheel-tightening arrangements in which a cylinder with a conical-formed end works by means of a thread inside the hub, for the purpose of forcing the spokes to the outside and to tighten by these means the whole wheel, when the wooden parts of the wheel are shrunk together.” (Lines 9-15) Illustration is included.

Physical Description:

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

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): compression wheels | hub-rings
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Texas Patents
Identifier:
  • PAT-NO: 457668
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth172760
Resource Type: Patent
Format: Text