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US1753631A
US1753631A US20574127A US1753631A US 1753631 A US1753631 A US 1753631A US 20574127 A US20574127 A US 20574127A US 1753631 A US1753631 A US 1753631A
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    • FMECHANICAL ENGINEERING; LIGHTING; HEATING; WEAPONS; BLASTING
    • F16ENGINEERING ELEMENTS AND UNITS; GENERAL MEASURES FOR PRODUCING AND MAINTAINING EFFECTIVE FUNCTIONING OF MACHINES OR INSTALLATIONS; THERMAL INSULATION IN GENERAL
    • F16JPISTONS; CYLINDERS; SEALINGS
    • F16J13/00Covers or similar closure members for pressure vessels in general
    • F16J13/02Detachable closure members; Means for tightening closures
    • F16J13/14Detachable closure members; Means for tightening closures attached exclusively by spring action or elastic action
    • YGENERAL TAGGING OF NEW TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS; GENERAL TAGGING OF CROSS-SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES SPANNING OVER SEVERAL SECTIONS OF THE IPC; TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
    • Y10TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC
    • Y10STECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
    • Y10S285/00Pipe joints or couplings
    • Y10S285/901Cap closures
    • YGENERAL TAGGING OF NEW TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS; GENERAL TAGGING OF CROSS-SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES SPANNING OVER SEVERAL SECTIONS OF THE IPC; TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
    • Y10TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC
    • Y10TTECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER US CLASSIFICATION
    • Y10T24/00Buckles, buttons, clasps, etc.
    • Y10T24/13Article holder attachable to apparel or body
    • Y10T24/1321Pencil
    • Y10T24/1324Clasp attached
    • YGENERAL TAGGING OF NEW TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS; GENERAL TAGGING OF CROSS-SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES SPANNING OVER SEVERAL SECTIONS OF THE IPC; TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
    • Y10TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC
    • Y10TTECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER US CLASSIFICATION
    • Y10T29/00Metal working
    • Y10T29/49Method of mechanical manufacture
    • Y10T29/49481Wheel making
    • YGENERAL TAGGING OF NEW TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENTS; GENERAL TAGGING OF CROSS-SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES SPANNING OVER SEVERAL SECTIONS OF THE IPC; TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS [XRACs] AND DIGESTS
    • Y10TECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER USPC
    • Y10TTECHNICAL SUBJECTS COVERED BY FORMER US CLASSIFICATION
    • Y10T292/00Closure fasteners
    • Y10T292/08Bolts
    • Y10T292/0894Spring arm
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Ap il 8, 1 30. JR. F. WALTERS' 1,753,631

CLOSURE ELEMENT Filed July 14, 1927 ing bolts,

Patented Apr. 8, 1930 UNITED STATES PATENT OFFICE ROLLO r. "WALTERS,

OF DETROIT, MICHIGAN, ASSIGNOR, BY MESNE ASSIGNMENTS, TO

UNITED-CARR FASTENER CORPORATION, OF CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS, A COR- PORATION OF MASSACHUSETT CLOSURE ELEMENT Application filed July 14, 1927. Serial No. 205,741.

My invention aims to ments in closure elements.

In the drawings, which illustrate a preferred embodiment of my invention Figure 1 is a vertical section showing the closure element in cross-section as provide improveelevation of the closure element.

cferring to the drawings, I have shown a closure element in the form of a button having resilient means for particularly, though not exclusively, useful for covering a hole temor the like, of articles to be attached by others than the manufacturer providing the holes. In many instances the manufacturer desires to conceal the holes until the article is attached, so I have provided a closure button for this purpose.

The button illustrated is pressed from a single piece of metal and has a body or butmetal inwardly at the edge of the b0 The fingers 3 extend from the inner edge of the flange 2.

The fingers 3 are relatively closely arranged aboutth edge of the flange 2 and are provided with shoulders 4. From the shoulders 4 the fi r preventing ac- The ledge 2 overof the part 6 and thebody or button portion 1 completely conceals the hole 5 at one side of the part 6.

Theclosure elements may be made in vari ous sizes to cover various sized holes and the distance between the shoulders 4 and the ledge 2 may be varied to accommodate the elements to various thicknesses of the part 6.

While I have shown and described a referred embodiment of m invention, I do not wish to be limited there y, my invention being best defined in the following claim.

claim:

A closure button having at its under side an annular series of relatively narrow fingers flat in er0ss-section to permit bending upon straight lines where they join the closure button, each of said fingers having a relatively abrupt shoulder and a guiding portion extend to the axis of the closure button t e, purposes illustrated and described.

, n testimony whereof, I have signedmy name to this specification.

ROLLO F. -'WALTERS.

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Cited By (26)

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US2420353A (en) * 1944-02-15 1947-05-13 Burrows Allen Inspection hole cover for motor vehicle brake casings
US2497827A (en) * 1946-04-13 1950-02-14 United Carr Fastener Corp Closure member
US2587611A (en) * 1946-08-14 1952-03-04 Us Sec War Grenade launcher valve
US2637462A (en) * 1949-04-21 1953-05-05 United Carr Fastener Corp Closure member
US2743834A (en) * 1956-05-01 williams
US2860813A (en) * 1955-03-25 1958-11-18 Lyon Inc Spring fastener
US2869928A (en) * 1952-12-30 1959-01-20 Lyon George Albert Wheel cover
US2912712A (en) * 1955-10-31 1959-11-17 William S Shamban One-piece grommet
US2935219A (en) * 1958-03-25 1960-05-03 Merlin L Smith Cap and container
US2947270A (en) * 1955-12-19 1960-08-02 Singer Mfg Co Sewing machines
US3067630A (en) * 1961-06-01 1962-12-11 Joseph H Hartman Valve shank protector
US3156327A (en) * 1963-12-10 1964-11-10 Edmond W Roll Vehicle brake air cooling device
US3234951A (en) * 1962-12-20 1966-02-15 Plastics Inc Ash trays
US4075749A (en) * 1975-12-15 1978-02-28 Jerry Hubeny Tool for closing a wall opening
US4269237A (en) * 1977-12-07 1981-05-26 Berger Juergen Sump oil draining and collecting device
US4373561A (en) * 1980-07-31 1983-02-15 Berger Juergen Sump oil draining and collecting device
US4430786A (en) * 1980-04-14 1984-02-14 James Connell Method of making a wheel cover simulating a wire spoke wheel
US4534088A (en) * 1983-08-29 1985-08-13 James Ricke Hole plug
US5265752A (en) * 1991-09-26 1993-11-30 Alliance Plastics Flange protector having integral connectors
US5505324A (en) * 1995-05-26 1996-04-09 Trw, Inc. Hole closure
US5505905A (en) * 1994-04-04 1996-04-09 Eastman Kodak Company Medical instrument shielded container for microwave sterilization
US5592701A (en) * 1996-03-07 1997-01-14 Smith; Ronald A. Sink stopper
US6725788B2 (en) * 2002-03-26 2004-04-27 Deere & Company Pneumatic coupler for an agricultural seeding machine
US20060201957A1 (en) * 2005-03-11 2006-09-14 Electrical Trade Development Corp. Enclosure plug
US20060279064A1 (en) * 2005-05-26 2006-12-14 Vincenzo F Costa Hidden stem
US20120261024A1 (en) * 2009-03-24 2012-10-18 Volker Ketzer Protective Device for the Covering of Flanges for Pipe Construction

Cited By (27)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US2743834A (en) * 1956-05-01 williams
US2420353A (en) * 1944-02-15 1947-05-13 Burrows Allen Inspection hole cover for motor vehicle brake casings
US2497827A (en) * 1946-04-13 1950-02-14 United Carr Fastener Corp Closure member
US2587611A (en) * 1946-08-14 1952-03-04 Us Sec War Grenade launcher valve
US2637462A (en) * 1949-04-21 1953-05-05 United Carr Fastener Corp Closure member
US2869928A (en) * 1952-12-30 1959-01-20 Lyon George Albert Wheel cover
US2860813A (en) * 1955-03-25 1958-11-18 Lyon Inc Spring fastener
US2912712A (en) * 1955-10-31 1959-11-17 William S Shamban One-piece grommet
US2947270A (en) * 1955-12-19 1960-08-02 Singer Mfg Co Sewing machines
US2935219A (en) * 1958-03-25 1960-05-03 Merlin L Smith Cap and container
US3067630A (en) * 1961-06-01 1962-12-11 Joseph H Hartman Valve shank protector
US3234951A (en) * 1962-12-20 1966-02-15 Plastics Inc Ash trays
US3156327A (en) * 1963-12-10 1964-11-10 Edmond W Roll Vehicle brake air cooling device
US4075749A (en) * 1975-12-15 1978-02-28 Jerry Hubeny Tool for closing a wall opening
US4269237A (en) * 1977-12-07 1981-05-26 Berger Juergen Sump oil draining and collecting device
US4430786A (en) * 1980-04-14 1984-02-14 James Connell Method of making a wheel cover simulating a wire spoke wheel
US4373561A (en) * 1980-07-31 1983-02-15 Berger Juergen Sump oil draining and collecting device
US4534088A (en) * 1983-08-29 1985-08-13 James Ricke Hole plug
US5265752A (en) * 1991-09-26 1993-11-30 Alliance Plastics Flange protector having integral connectors
US5514342A (en) * 1994-04-04 1996-05-07 Eastman Kodak Company Medical instrument shielded container for microwave sterilization
US5505905A (en) * 1994-04-04 1996-04-09 Eastman Kodak Company Medical instrument shielded container for microwave sterilization
US5505324A (en) * 1995-05-26 1996-04-09 Trw, Inc. Hole closure
US5592701A (en) * 1996-03-07 1997-01-14 Smith; Ronald A. Sink stopper
US6725788B2 (en) * 2002-03-26 2004-04-27 Deere & Company Pneumatic coupler for an agricultural seeding machine
US20060201957A1 (en) * 2005-03-11 2006-09-14 Electrical Trade Development Corp. Enclosure plug
US20060279064A1 (en) * 2005-05-26 2006-12-14 Vincenzo F Costa Hidden stem
US20120261024A1 (en) * 2009-03-24 2012-10-18 Volker Ketzer Protective Device for the Covering of Flanges for Pipe Construction

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