|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 26 인용 특허 : 4|
A retro-fittable mobility kit enables one person alone to conveniently move a heavy machine such as wood or metal-working machine of the type that is originally designed to remain in a fixed location, and that normally would require special handling equipment and/or several persons available, should it become necessary to move the machine. The mobility kit includes (a) a pair of fixed wheel assemblies to be mounted on each side toward a first end of the machine, each having a wheel partially enclosed in a metal bracket, and (b) one front swivel caster wh...
[ What is claimed is:] [1.] A mobility kit for retro-fitting onto a host machine that is normally supported on a floor by means of structural members in a base region thereof, comprising:a pair of fixed wheel assemblies constructed and arranged to be each attached to a corresponding one of two structural members of the host machine, located one on each opposite side of a first end portion thereof, and to each provide an inwardly-extending ledge, disposed close to a floor level, adapted to support a corresponding portion of the host machine at the first e...