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1. (WO2018067664) HITCH BAR
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Pub. No.: WO/2018/067664 International Application No.: PCT/US2017/055080
Publication Date: 12.04.2018 International Filing Date: 04.10.2017
IPC:
B60D 1/01 (2006.01)
B PERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
60
VEHICLES IN GENERAL
D
VEHICLE CONNECTIONS
1
Traction couplings; Hitches; Draw-gear; Towing devices
01
Traction couplings or hitches characterised by their type
Applicants:
HORIZON GLOBAL AMERICAS INC. [US/US]; 47912 Halyard Drive, Suite 100 Plymouth, Michigan 48170, US
Inventors:
DRAPER, Owen W.; US
Agent:
BENNI, Todd A.; US
Priority Data:
62/403,75804.10.2016US
Title (EN) HITCH BAR
(FR) BARRE D'ATTELAGE
Abstract:
(EN) A hitch bar with improved strength incorporating a protruded flanges or wings is provided. The protruded portion may be attached to the frame. The protruded portion may include a profile oriented at a substantially perpendicular angle relative to the frame. The profile may provide a zone of distributing a load throughout the hitch bar. The hitch bar may further include a slotted opening integrated with the horizontal portion providing additional zone of distributing a load along the frame. The hitch bar may further include a plurality of cross members at the transitional portion having a second profile.
(FR) L'invention concerne une barre d'attelage présentant une résistance améliorée, incorporant des brides ou des ailes en saillie. La partie en saillie peut être fixée au cadre. La partie en saillie peut comprendre un profil orienté selon un angle sensiblement perpendiculaire par rapport au cadre. Le profil peut fournir une zone de distribution d'une charge à travers la barre d'attelage. La barre d'attelage peut en outre comprendre une ouverture à fentes intégrée à la partie horizontale fournissant une zone supplémentaire de distribution d'une charge le long du cadre. La barre d'attelage peut en outre comprendre une pluralité d'éléments transversaux sur la partie de transition ayant un second profil.
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Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)