Car-Coupling.

Description:

Patent for improvements in car-couplings known as “automatic” by providing actuate means to “throw the pin downward and locks the link in a horizontal position.” (Lines 24-25) For uncoupling the cars from either the top or either side of the car; “a spring-actuated device is provided for keeping the link in a horizontal position with a yielding force.” (Lines 27-29) Illustration is included.

Creator(s): Cole, Henry J.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Cooke County - Mossville
Creation Date: August 18, 1891
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Creator (Inventor):
Cole, Henry J.

Henry J. Cole, of Mossville, Texas.

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: [Washington D.C.]
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 18, 1891
  • Accepted: August 18, 1891
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Cooke County - Mossville
Description:

Patent for improvements in car-couplings known as “automatic” by providing actuate means to “throw the pin downward and locks the link in a horizontal position.” (Lines 24-25) For uncoupling the cars from either the top or either side of the car; “a spring-actuated device is provided for keeping the link in a horizontal position with a yielding force.” (Lines 27-29) Illustration is included.

Physical Description:

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

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Keyword(s): springs | rotating horizontal shafts
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Car Coupling.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Texas Patents
Identifier:
  • PAT-NO: 457848
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth172763
Resource Type: Patent
Format: Text