Accession Number : ADD012368

Title :   Light Socket Removal Tool.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Brokenshire,Thomas E

Report Date : 28 Apr 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : This invention relates to tools for the repair and removal of light sockets having bayonet type receptacles. The invention comprises a tool for simplifying the removal of a light socket having a bayonet type receptacle. The tool comprises a cylindrical shaft having mating pins positioned for insertion into the bayonet type receptacle. The mating pins register with notches in the receptacle in order to firmly position the shaft within the receptacle. The tool and the light socket receptacle are then held stationary with a handle portion during removal of socket fasteners.

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *CONNECTORS, *TOOLS, BAYONETS, CYLINDRICAL BODIES, SHAFTS(MACHINE ELEMENTS), LIGHT, REMOVAL, REPAIR, FASTENINGS

Subject Categories : Couplers, Fasteners, and Joints
      Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE