Horse-Power Press.

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Patent for improvements in horse-power presses by using a combination of a “frame and a shaft mounted therein, carrying an eccentric provided with a groove, of a packing-rod having a pivoted arm, carrying a roller working in said groove.” (Lines 87-91) This newly designed press is “reversible—that is to say, the eccentric may be rotated to the right or left and the same result produced on the packing-rods and in equally as effective a manner.” (Lines 75-79) Illustration is included.

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

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Willis, William Beale October 20, 1891.

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  • Willis, William Beale William Beale Willis, of Waco, Texas, Assignor of One-Half to John F. Kelly, of Same Place.

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  • Main Title: Horse-Power Press.
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Patent for improvements in horse-power presses by using a combination of a “frame and a shaft mounted therein, carrying an eccentric provided with a groove, of a packing-rod having a pivoted arm, carrying a roller working in said groove.” (Lines 87-91) This newly designed press is “reversible—that is to say, the eccentric may be rotated to the right or left and the same result produced on the packing-rods and in equally as effective a manner.” (Lines 75-79) Illustration is included.

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

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  • October 20, 1891

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Willis, William Beale. Horse-Power Press., patent, October 20, 1891; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth172824/: accessed October 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.