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Title: Belt attachment and system

Disclosed herein is a belt assembly including a flexible belt with an improved belt attachment. The belt attachment includes two crossbars spaced along the length of the belt. The crossbars retain bearings that allow predetermined movement in six degrees of freedom. The crossbars are connected by a rigid body that attaches to the bearings. Implements that are attached to the rigid body are simply supported but restrained in pitching rotation.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1237284
Report Number(s):
9,248,970
14/661,659
DOE Contract Number:
EE0005412
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Mar 18
Research Org:
Natel Energy, Inc., Alameda, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE