Coupling for Wagon Tires.

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Patent for a new and improved tire tightener. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with the wheel-fellies, one of which has a longitudinal socket, of the overlapping sections secured to the contiguous ends of the tire, and having projecting lugs, an adjusting-bolt carried by one of the lugs and bearing against the other lug, and a protecting-plate having a threaded opening for the passage of the bolt and interposed between the end of the felly in which [a] socket is formed, and the lug adjacent thereto" (lines 80-90).

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

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Simon, Henry Joseph June 15, 1886.

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Description

Patent for a new and improved tire tightener. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with the wheel-fellies, one of which has a longitudinal socket, of the overlapping sections secured to the contiguous ends of the tire, and having projecting lugs, an adjusting-bolt carried by one of the lugs and bearing against the other lug, and a protecting-plate having a threaded opening for the passage of the bolt and interposed between the end of the felly in which [a] socket is formed, and the lug adjacent thereto" (lines 80-90).

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

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 343,736, dated June 15, 1886. Application filed March 27, 1886. Serial No. 196,829. (No model.)"

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  • June 15, 1886

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  • June 15, 1886

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  • March 27, 1886

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Simon, Henry Joseph. Coupling for Wagon Tires., patent, June 15, 1886; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth171278/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.