Resources Contact Us Home
Full port externally gimballed joint

Image Number 5 for United States Patent #7040666.

A gimballed joint includes an annular bellows seal circumscribed about a joint centerline mounted within forward and aft shrouds having clevises with lugs and a threaded hole disposed through each of lugs. A ring circumscribed about the lugs has counterbored holes. Each of the counterbored holes is aligned with one of the threaded holes. Pins having heads and shanks extending inwardly therefrom are disposed through and the heads engage the counterbored holes. Externally threaded portions of the shanks are threaded into internally threaded holes in the each of the lugs. A key is disposed through a key hole extending inwardly through each of the heads and through threaded together portions of external threads of each of the externally threaded portions and internal threads of each of the internally threaded holes. In one embodiment wear bushings are disposed in the counterbored holes between the heads and the ring.

  Recently Added Patents
System and method for providing location and access network information support in a network environment
Adaptive flow for thermal cooling of devices
Method and apparatus to select a profile of a digital communication line
High-frequency-link power-conversion system having direct double-frequency ripple current control and method of use
Curable sublimation marking material and sublimation transfer process using same
Power or voltage oscillation damping in a power transmission system
Method of hydrothermal liquid phase sintering of ceramic materials and products derived therefrom
  Randomly Featured Patents
Vehicle tailgate enclosure with enhanced adjustment
Replication-defective arenavirus vectors
Manually operable device for displacing movable stages
Device for regulating the distance from the ground of a working unit of an agricultural machine
Pharmaceutically active compounds
Heat plate
Packaging for RF signal sensor with battery changing capabilities and method of using
Welding booths
Machine code builder derived power consumption reduction
Method for monitoring a semiconductor fabrication process for processing a substrate