Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Tension control arrangement for a bolt










Image Number 8 for United States Patent #6715975.

A tension control arrangement including a plurality of cams disposed about an opening that accommodates a bolt to which a nut is intended to be secured. Each of the cams has a contoured outer surface, and each of the cams is rotatably supported such that the contoured outer surface operatively engages both the base and a contact member interposed between the cam and the nut. A lever assembly is operatively coupled to the cams, such that movement of the cams is substantially restricted to rotational motion from a first position in which the nut is engaged with the bolt and tightened by hand until it is seated against the contact member, to a second position in which the bolt is elongated to achieve a predetermined bolt tension.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Organic compounds
Systems and methods for adaptive blind mode equalization
Uplink synchronization management in wireless networks
Loudspeaker grille
Image capture system and method
System and method for ranking content and applications through human assistance
Method of manufacturing semiconductor devices using ion implantation
  Randomly Featured Patents
Photosensitive composition
Redundant path all-optical regeneration, reshaping and wavelength conversion for enhanced yield
Multi-lancet lancing device
Galvanic cells having ion exchange resin in their cathode mix
Light emitting semiconductor element with ZN doping
Bill handling device
Print head for a dot matrix printer
Genes and polypeptides relating to prostate cancers
Lid for a container for food product
Preparation and use of diols