Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Setscrew feeding apparatus










Image Number 4 for United States Patent #5735382.

An apparatus for feeding a setscrew having a recess includes an upper and a lower guide pipes, an inner cylindrical member, a supporting shaft, an outer cylindrical member and a dispensing member. The upper guide pipe is disposed between a setscrew supplier and the outer cylindrical member, while the lower guide pipe between the outer cylindrical and a setscrew fitting machine. The inner cylindrical member is inserted into a cavity of the outer cylindrical member in such a way that a first guide hole thereof is disposed in communication with a second guide hole of the outer cylindrical member. A pin, which extends radially inwardly in the cavity, is fitted into a circumferential groove of the inner cylindrical member and moves along it during the rotation of the outer cylindrical member. The outer cylindrical member is rotatably fixed onto the supporting shaft at one end and the other end is coupled to a rotating means. The dispensing member is biased by a spring, thereby preventing the setscrew from dropping. When the outer cylindrical rotates by 180 degrees, a protrusion of an extending portion of the outer cylindrical member urges the dispensing member against the biasing force, thereby allowing the setscrew to drop into the first guide hole one at a time.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Methods and system for providing drug pricing information from multiple pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs)
Reducing energy and increasing speed by an instruction substituting subsequent instructions with specific function instruction
(4934
Method and structure for adding mass with stress isolation to MEMS structures
Method and composition for improving skin barrier function
Frothable aqueous composition for use in a carpet backing composition
Method for maintaining a driver-independent braking intervention after a collision
  Randomly Featured Patents
Golf club
System for switching data using dynamic scheduling
Succinimides
Near-end crosstalk noise minimization and power reduction for digital subscriber loops
Method system and device for generation of a pseudo-random data sequence
Device for locking the needle bar of a sewing machine in one of its end positions
Alloy flake for rare earth magnet, production method thereof, alloy powder for rare earth sintered magnet, rare earth sintered magnet, alloy powder for bonded magnet and bonded magnet
Polishing slurry and polishing method
Passivation of metallic equipment surfaces in electroless copper deposition processes
Liquid crystal display device having a slim driver chip