Accession Number : ADD003758
Title : Constant Force Belt Tensioner.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : F'Geppert,Erwin
Report Date : 17 Aug 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : This patent describes a belt tensioner comprising a constant force spring trained between a stationary support means and a belt-engaged pulley. A slideway is provided to promote relatively frictionless movement of the pulley across the belt path.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Power transmission belts, Tightness, Force(Mechanics), Tension, Springs
Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE