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Publication numberUS3871490 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateMar 18, 1975
Filing dateFeb 27, 1974
Priority dateNov 27, 1972
Publication numberUS 3871490 A, US 3871490A, US-A-3871490, US3871490 A, US3871490A
InventorsDavidson Harley R, Davis Austin L
Original AssigneeDavidson Harley R, Davis Austin L
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Weighing and printing apparatus
US 3871490 A
Abstract
A dial scales with printer in which the mechanical read-out mechanism indexes the printing mechanism through angular displacement of the dial indicator shaft.
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United States Patent Davis et al.

1 1 Mar. 18, 1975 1,191,363 Ill-111,117] 2,070,111

WEIGHING AND PRINTING APPARATUS Inventors: Austin L. Davis, Brandon; Harley R.

Davidson, Rutland, both of Vt.

Filed: Feb. 27, 1974 Appl. No.: 446,404

Related U.S. Application Data Division of Ser. No. 309,879, Nov. 27, 1972.

U.S. Cl. 177/10, 177/13 Int. Cl 601g 23/38 Field of Search 177/2, 10, 13

References Cited UNITED STATES PATENTS 1/1919 Bnin 177/11) X 5/1936 Brande] 177/13 1/1937 Hadley ct a1 177/13 X Primary Examiner-George H. Miller, Jr. Attorney, Agent, or Firm-Strauch, Nolan, Neale, Nies & Kurz {57] ABSTRACT A dial scales with printer in which the mechanical read-out mechanism indexes the printing mechanism through angular displacement of the dial indicator shaft.

10 Claims, 39 Drawing Figures REMOTE PRINTER ELEC. READ-OUT PATENTEU W1 8 m5 SHEET EZUF 20 FIG. 4

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Patent Citations
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Referenced by
Citing PatentFiling datePublication dateApplicantTitle
US4342038 *Jul 11, 1980Jul 27, 1982Lemelson Jerome HWeighing apparatus and method
US6307164 *Apr 14, 2000Oct 23, 2001Sidney R. CampbellPneumatic load measuring device for vehicles
Classifications
U.S. Classification177/10, 177/13
International ClassificationG01G23/38, G01G23/18, B41J3/00
Cooperative ClassificationG01G23/38, B41J3/00
European ClassificationB41J3/00, G01G23/38
Legal Events
DateCodeEventDescription
Apr 26, 1983ASAssignment
Owner name: HOWE RICHARDSON COMPANY
Free format text: CHANGE OF NAME;ASSIGNOR:HOWE RICHARDSON SCALE COMPANY;REEL/FRAME:004132/0241
Effective date: 19810710