Apparatus for Loading Cotton-Bales, &c.

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Patent for an apparatus for loading cotton-bales onto trucks from the compress. It is comprised of a cylinder, a piston, a piston rod, an inlet and exhaust pipes and a valve, a chain with grapnels at one end end and the other end is connected to the piston rod, a sheave, an adjustable slidable trip rod, a pivoted trip lever connected to the cylinder, a four armed lever connected to the valve, and connecting rods.

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

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Thompson, George December 24, 1895.

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Patent for an apparatus for loading cotton-bales onto trucks from the compress. It is comprised of a cylinder, a piston, a piston rod, an inlet and exhaust pipes and a valve, a chain with grapnels at one end end and the other end is connected to the piston rod, a sheave, an adjustable slidable trip rod, a pivoted trip lever connected to the cylinder, a four armed lever connected to the valve, and connecting rods.

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

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Application filed February 14, 1895. Serial No. 538,382. (No model.)

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  • December 24, 1895

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  • December 24, 1895

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  • February 14, 1895

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Thompson, George. Apparatus for Loading Cotton-Bales, &c., patent, December 24, 1895; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth174171/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.