Accession Number : AD0163658

Title :   Replaceable Shock-Mounted Kingpin Installation.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Pieier,Otto

Report Date : 11 JAN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent discloses a kingpin which is replaceable and provides shock attenuation in a vertical, longitudinal and transverse direction especially for semitrailers carrying sensitive equipment.

Descriptors :   (*PINS, *PATENTS), VEHICLE CHASSIS COMPONENTS, TRAILERS, SHOCK ABSORBERS, TOWING VEHICLES

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE