|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||248/154; 248/3112; 248/313; 248/131|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 10 인용 특허 : 10|
Invention provides a self latching, object-holding fixture designed to release a held object whenever the object is turned slightly in either direction. Fixture has a shaped housing and the object to be held has a mated opening of a similar matching shape. Placing an object to be held locks the object to the fixture by spring-loaded latching action. The fixture housing covers a fixed spring holding base that is anchored by any suitable means to a support surface. Covering that fixed-position base, except for exposed spring-loaded keeper latches, is a rot...
1. A self latching and self releasing object-holding fixture that both latches and releases an object in response to arc-limited rotational object movement, said fixture comprising:an object-receiving casing which is rotationally moveable with the object being rotated in either rotational direction through said arc-limited movement; a self-latching radially exposed and retractable split keeper in said casing, said keeper being inwardly moveable in response to an object being placed over said casing for self-latching the object; and said keeper being spli...