Escapement For Torsion Pendulums

Summary: 

Escapement for a torsion pendulum, using one or two weighted levers.

Patent Dates


Application Date: 

1883-06-12   

Issue Date: 

1884-02-05

Patent Number: 

292870

Description: 

". . . and it consists on one or two weighted levers acting in conjunction with an escape-wheel and a spindle, which levers are used as a medium to carry force from the train of the clock to the pendulum." "The escape wheel H is a double wheel of three teeth each, both fastened to the same pinion or shaft, and set with alternate teeth equidistant, and also provided with three pins on each side to engage levers F and F'."

Inventor Information: 

Charles Stahlberg, of Corsicana, Texas.

Patent Type: 

Utility

Patent Country: 

United States

Patent Category:

Clock Escapement

Patent Personnel


Inventor: 

Stahlberg, Charles   

Witness: 

Johnson, T. C.   

Witness: 

Elser, L. J.

Patent URLs:

U.S. Patent Database; Google Patents