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










Image Number 7 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
Integrating map-reduce into a distributed relational database
Neurophysiological central auditory processing evaluation system and method
Trash bag retention device
Measuring apparatus for measuring a physical property of a sample
Apparatus for restoring setting information of a board management controller from a backup memory before loading an OS when a system board is replaced
Non-serialized electronic product registration system and method of operating same
Laser protection polymeric materials
  Randomly Featured Patents
Composite material having anti-wear property and process for producing the same
Providing artifact lifespan and relationship representation
XML in the MASP client-server protocol
Handheld electronic device with holster having a notification device
Process for preparation of anti-fogging coating
Epoxy polyester, its emulsion and its preparation as well as water-base coatings containing the emusion
Sucking device
Real-time combination of adjacent identical primitive data sets in a graphics call sequence
Pharmaceutical compounds
Dual mode pistol-grip grease gun