Close rib belt module for an endless conveyor belt


FIG. 1 is a perspective view from above, of a close rib belt module for an endless conveyor belt showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a perspective view thereof from below;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a cross-sectional view thereof taken on line 4--4 of FIG. 3;

FIG. 5 is a left end elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a fragmentary bottom plan view thereof showing the portion between the arrows 6--6 of FIG. 4; and

FIG. 7 is an enlarged scale fragmentary cross-sectional view thereof taken on line 7--7 of FIG. 3.

The right end thereof is a mirror image of the left end shown.

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3651924 March 1972 Homeier et al.
4051949 October 4, 1977 Lapeyre
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  • Cambridge Wire Cloth Co. Brochure, 1983.COPYRGT., Cam-Clean Plastic Belting, Close Rib Module.
Patent History
Patent number: D288255
Type: Grant
Filed: Feb 6, 1984
Date of Patent: Feb 10, 1987
Assignee: The Cambridge Wire Cloth Co. (Cambridge, MD)
Inventors: Robert H. Bode (Wenham, MA), William P. Hidden (Wenham, MA)
Primary Examiner: James M. Gandy
Law Firm: Cushman, Darby & Cushman
Application Number: 6/577,362
Current U.S. Class: Belt Or Roller Conveyor (D34/29)