US 1466593 A
Description (OCR text may contain errors)
Aug. 28, 1923. 1,466,593
J. KIRCHMER, JR
WASHING KIT Filed April 15 1922 INVENTOR Ll [A W- j a WITNESS: ATTORNEY To all whom it may concern.
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Be it known that I, JACOB KmoHMnn, a. citizen of the United States, residing *lmwo'od Place, in the county of Hamilton and State of Ohio, have invented new and useful Improvements in Washing Kits,
- of which the following is a specification.
This invention relates to toilet devices and has for itsobject the provision of a k 1t designed for use by motorists, motorcyclists and other travelers or in fact anyone having occasion to wash u after makin rcpalrs to their machines a ong the road w ere there is a lack of washing facilities.
An important and more cific object is the provision of a device 0 this character which includes a can containing water and which is provided with a separate. compartment for the storage of paper or other towelsand which is additionally provided with a removable container for llquid or granulated soap.
An additional object is the provision of a kit of this character which will be simple and inexpensive in manufacture, efiicient, and convenient in use, durable in service and a eneral improvement in the art.
With the above and other objects and advantages in view, the invention consists in the details of construction to be hereinafter more fully described and claimed, and illustrated in the accompanying drawings, in which:
Figure 1 is a perspective view of the device,
Figure 2 is a longitudinal section and Figure 3 is a detail cross sectional view.
Referring more particularly to the drawings I have shown my device as comprising a can 10 which may be of any suitable size, shape and material but which is preferably rectangular and of a size to be stored conveniently within the toolbox or beneath one of the seats of an automobile or carrier of with a filling opemng normally closed by a plug or cap 15 which may be removed for filling the water compartment or for pourmg out water. i
Formed within the to of the can in spaced relation to the filling openin is an OEGIIRIIQ 16 through whichis dispose a contamer 17 for liquid or granulated soa or other washing material, this container aving a remova 1 itself be bodily removable from the can or 1t may be secured therein if preferred, this detail making no difference.
In the use of the device it will be seen that by removing the cap 15 water maybe poured out into any suitable receptacle or onto a cloth and that by removing the cap 18 the.
struction and arrangement of parts as will not depart from the spirit of the invention or the scope of the subjoined claims.
Having thus described my invention I claim: a
l. A kit of the character described comprising a can or casing formed with a false bottom dividing its interior into a water compartment and a separate compartment adapted for the storage of towels, the real bottom of the can being removable to permit access to said second named compartment the can having a filling opening for the water compartment provided with a removable cap, and a container for, washing material located within the water compartment and extending through the top of the can and having a removable cap.
2. A kit of the character described comprising a casing provided with a false bottom dividing its interior into a water compartment and a separate compartment adapted for the storage of towels, a door for said towel compartment, the casing having a filling opening for the water compartment e cap 18. The container may provided with a removable cap, and a conthe top of the casing and having at removable cover.
3. A kit of the character described comprising a casing, a partition within the 5 lower portion of the casing divlding the mterior thereof into an upper compartment adapted for the storage of water and a lower compartment for the storage of towels, e
eeeeee movable door for the towel compartment, the casing being provided with e filling opening havin a removable cap, and a, container for was iing materiel extending into the wetter compartment and having a removable cover.
In testimony whereof I aflix m&si ture.
JACOB KIRCH E JR.