Accession Number : AD0164289

Title :   Resilient Self-Adjusting Wrench.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Oeland,Ernest N. , Jr

Report Date : 23 MAR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent describes a self-adjusting wrench including a handle, a pair of jaws wherein one jaw is pivotally mounted to the upper end of the handle and the other jaw has a rack portion which is slidably mounted to the pivoted jaw, and the upper end of the handle having a pinion which meshes with the rack so as to open and close the jaws. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Wrenches, *Patents, Self organizing systems

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE