Accession Number : ADD000345

Title :   Cargo Handling Trailer.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Alfriend,Theodoric B , Jr ; Klopp,John H

Report Date : 22 Oct 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent concerns a cargo handling trailer having a plurality of rail assemblies containing adjustably mounted chock assemblies slideably mounted. Each rail assembly is constructed so as to removeably mount thereon a rail extension. Large amounts of cargo may be transported by the trailer by proper placement of the chock assemblies. The rail extensions are utilized to rapidly and simply unload the transported cargo at the desired destination.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Trailers, *Cargo vehicles, Loading(Handling), Rails, Chocks, Transportation, Efficiency

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE