Accession Number : ADD006610

Title :   Projectile pallet Truck.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Sprague,John M

Report Date : 27 Apr 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : A projectile pallet hand truck is provided for one man mechanical operation in moving heavy loads. Curved rocker arms on wheels facilitate pallet positioning, and an extensible lever is used in transferring the load center of gravity over tricycle wheels for movement. Extra handles are provided for easier operator movement when the truck is in loaded position. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Materials handling vehicles, Manual operation, Projectiles, Pallets, Cargo, Center of gravity, Shifting, Transfer

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE