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Title: Drum tie-down apparatus

Abstract

A drum tie-down apparatus for securing drum-like containers in an upright position to a floor or platform of a transportation vehicle having spaced apart cargo tie-down points. The apparatus comprises a pair of cylindrical, hollow tube segments horizontally oriented and engageable with a drum lid adjacent opposite rim edges, flexible strap segments for connecting upper and lower central portions of the tube segments together across the drum lid and a pair of elongated flexible tie-down segments, one extending horizontally through each of the tube segments, the ends thereof being attached to said spaced apart tie-down points such that end portions of the pair of tie-down segments extend downwardly and radially outwardly from the tube segments to the tie-down points.

Inventors:
OSTI Identifier:
5271929
Application Number:
ON: DE84005912
Assignee:
SNL; EDB-84-037195
DOE Contract Number:  
AC04-76DP00789
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; CONTAINERS; SUPPORTS; TUBES; MECHANICAL STRUCTURES; 420204* - Engineering- Shipping Containers

Citation Formats

Morse, H E. Drum tie-down apparatus. United States: N. p., Web.
Morse, H E. Drum tie-down apparatus. United States.
Morse, H E. . "Drum tie-down apparatus". United States.
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