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Publication numberUS3768221 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateOct 30, 1973
Filing dateMar 1, 1972
Priority dateMar 1, 1972
Publication numberUS 3768221 A, US 3768221A, US-A-3768221, US3768221 A, US3768221A
InventorsFuller W
Original AssigneeMarcor Housing Systems
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Electrical system for dwelling units
US 3768221 A
Abstract
In a dwelling construction system, a multi-story, multi-family building comprises prestressed concrete pallets which are supported between load bearing walls to form the floors and the ceilings of individual dwellings. Each dwelling includes a service core comprising an enclosure formed on one of the pallets and complete mechanicals for the dwelling. The service cores are fabricated by mass production techniques and are subsequently transported to the building site for installation. In some instances the service core comprises a complete dwelling, in which case the enclosure of the service core may form the exterior walls and the roof of the dwelling.
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Patent Citations
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US2037895 *Nov 5, 1931Apr 21, 1936Eric GuglerBuilding construction
Referenced by
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US4513545 *Sep 20, 1982Apr 30, 1985Hopkins Jr George DApparatus for and method of constructing, transporting and erecting a structure of two or more stories comprised of a plurality of prefabricated core modules and panelized room elements
US4745719 *Mar 30, 1982May 24, 1988Blankstein Murray EHousing structure
US5070661 *Sep 20, 1989Dec 10, 1991Vincent Lo GuidiciPrefabricated dwelling unit
WO1996018775A1 *Dec 8, 1995Jun 20, 1996Fritz ZimmermannBuilding structure with set primary and variable secondary structures
Classifications
U.S. Classification52/220.2, 52/745.3, 52/79.1
International ClassificationE04B1/02, E04B1/348, E04B1/00, E04B1/04
Cooperative ClassificationE04B1/003, E04B1/34869, E04B1/348, E04B1/04
European ClassificationE04B1/00D, E04B1/348, E04B1/04, E04B1/348D