Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Tilt action fastener










Image Number 10 for United States Patent #6554554.

A threaded fastener arranged to engage with a threaded shaft and tighten an object to the shaft by stretching the threaded shaft approximately parallel to its own axis. The threaded fastener is arranged so that when screwed on to the shaft the contacting surface are not parallel, thereby leaving a gap. The threaded fastener further comprises a tilting means of levering the surfaces away from one another and enlarging the gap between the surfaces. The tilting means may comprise an additional threaded shaft being threaded into an additional threaded aperture in the fastener or a ball bearing located in a groove on the surface of the fastened and contacting the surface of the object. The tilting means stretches the threaded shaft without bending the bolt requiring far less torque for stretching than a conventional nut and bolt tightened with a wrench.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
High density molecular memory storage with read and write capabilities
Medical diagnosis, therapy, and prognosis system for invoked events and methods thereof
Integrated transmit/receive switch
Display screen of a mobile terminal or portion thereof with a graphical user interface
Locking flange
Semiconductor device including multi-chip
Playback device, playback method, and computer program
  Randomly Featured Patents
System, method and article of manufacture for a call back architecture in a hybrid network with support for internet telephony
Sport shirt
Oxygen analyzer
Reciprocal bottle filling device
Mold for taking dental impressions
Preparation of a compressed membrane containing immobilized biologically acting material
Guitar neck block
Fleur de lis mask
Trick mode support for VOD with long intra-frame intervals
Apparatus, system, and method for facilitating management of logical nodes through a single management module