Leadership

New Ratchet Hydrant Wrench

Issue 3 and Volume 73.

New Ratchet Hydrant Wrench A new ratchet hydrant wrench which is illustrated herewith consists of a simple device composed of few parts not easy to get out of order and readily replaced if they do become impaired by unscrewing the screws 21, in separating the parts. The ratchet plunger spring and toothed wheel are all shut in and housed and only the ends of the hubs 11, are exposed. The hose coupling end forms an extension of the handle, provides increased leverage for the ratchet wrench end, and by its curve indicates the direction in which the ratchet is to be turned. The illustrations show in Fig. 1 an edge view; Fig. 2 a view at right-angles to Fig. 1 with the removable section removed; Fig. 3 a view -in perspective of the removable section; Fig. 4 a section on line 4-4 of Fig. 1, and Fig. 5 a section…

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