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Title: Accordian-folded boot shield for flexible swivel connection

Abstract

This patent describes an apparatus for connecting a first boot section to a second boot section, the first and second boots having openings therethrough, the second boot having at least two adjacent accordion folds at the end having the opening. The second boot is positioned through the opening of the first boot such that a first of the accordion folds is within the first boot and a second of the accordion folds is outside of the first boot comprising: first and second annular discs, the first disc being positioned within and across the first accordion fold, the second disc being positioned within and across the second accordion fold such that the first boot is moveably and rigidly connected between the first and second accordion folds.

Inventors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6557839
Patent Number(s):
US 4607852
Assignee:
Dept. of Energy, Washington, DC
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: Filed date 19 Feb 1985
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; COUPLINGS; DESIGN; OPERATION; FASTENERS; FLEXIBILITY; OPENINGS; POSITIONING; MECHANICAL PROPERTIES; TENSILE PROPERTIES; 420200* - Engineering- Facilities, Equipment, & Techniques

Citation Formats

Hoh, J C. Accordian-folded boot shield for flexible swivel connection. United States: N. p., 1986. Web.
Hoh, J C. Accordian-folded boot shield for flexible swivel connection. United States.
Hoh, J C. 1986. "Accordian-folded boot shield for flexible swivel connection". United States.
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abstractNote = {This patent describes an apparatus for connecting a first boot section to a second boot section, the first and second boots having openings therethrough, the second boot having at least two adjacent accordion folds at the end having the opening. The second boot is positioned through the opening of the first boot such that a first of the accordion folds is within the first boot and a second of the accordion folds is outside of the first boot comprising: first and second annular discs, the first disc being positioned within and across the first accordion fold, the second disc being positioned within and across the second accordion fold such that the first boot is moveably and rigidly connected between the first and second accordion folds.},
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