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Number: 188/38.5
Name: Brakes > Vehicle > Railway > Track > Plural abutments selectively engageable by vehicle-carried means, e.g., car spotter
Description: Devices wherein a series of detent or stop elements are adjacent the rails arranged in a line parallel to the direction the rails extend and a rail-traversing car or carriage carries thereon an element which is so located that when the car moves along the rails the element will engage one of the stop elements and arrest the car.

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
6354406 Safety arrangement for a cable-supported component of a medical device Mar. 12, 2002
4819564 Linear motor driven conveying installation and braking device therefor Apr. 11, 1989
4548136 Track-traveling four-wheel vehicle Oct. 22, 1985
4494905 Apparatus for stopping truck at preselected position Jan. 22, 1985
4198909 Track brake for railways Apr. 22, 1980

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