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1. (WO1981001215) CAPO
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Pub. No.:    WO/1981/001215    International Application No.:    PCT/US1980/001371
Publication Date: 30.04.1981 International Filing Date: 14.10.1980
G10D 3/04 (2006.01)
Priority Data:
86852 22.10.1979 US
Title (EN) CAPO
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A modification of the lever mechanism of a capo for a stringed instrument consisting of a lever (23) pivotally attached to the side arm (26) of the capo frame (19), and an adjusting screw (24) carried by the lever between its mid-point and attached end, the shaft (37) of which bears against the underside of the capo clamping jaw (22), there being a zone of interference (42) between the clamping jaw and the shaft to effect a positive locking action when the capo is closed about the instrument's neck (13).
(FR)Une modification d'un mecanisme de levier d'un capodastre pour un instrument a cordes consiste en un levier (23) fixe de maniere pivotante au bras lateral (26) de la structure (19) d'un capodastre, et une vis de reglage (24) portee par le levier entre son milieu et une extremite fixee, la tige (37) de la vis s'appuyant contre le dessous de la bride de fixation (22) du capodastre, une zone d'interference (42) etant definie entre la bride de fixation et la tige pour effectuer une action de verrouillage positive lorsque le capodastre est ferme autour du manche (13) de l'instrument.
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Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)