Lantern Pinion

Summary: 

Improved Westclox-style lantern pinion that can use a smaller pivot wire to reduce friction.

Patent Dates


Application Date: 

1908-10-23   

Issue Date: 

1908-12-15

Patent Numbers


Patent Number: 

906915   

Serial Number: 

459250

Description: 

One mass of metal has a tapered core projecting into the second mass of metal. The two masses may fuse during manufacture. The mass receiving the tapered core has a metal washer with an opening that the tapered core goes through. The washer caps the mold to keep the metal out of the pinion during the casting operation.

Inventor Information: 

Andrew H. Nuereuther, Of Peru, Illinois, Assignor To The Western Clock Manufacturing Company, Of La Salle, Illinois, A Corporation Of Illinois.

Patent Type: 

Utility

Patent Country: 

United States

Patent Category:

Clock Technology

Patent Companies


Assignee: 

Western Clock Manufacturing Company   

User: 

Westclox

Patent Personnel


Inventor: 

Neureuther, Andrew   

Witness: 

Radtke, William   

Witness: 

Dauber, Oscar

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Improvement:

Lantern Pinion