Issue 4 and Volume 79.

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS “He that Questioneth much shall learn MUCH”-BACON NOTE-Readers of FIRE ENGINEERING are invited to send in questions, which will be answered in the order received. Names are omitted from questions unless otherwise specified. Methods of Putting on Tire Chains and of Placing Engines at Suction To the Editor: The description of the following clamp might be a solution to the problem presented by R. L. Titus in the January 10 issue of FIRE ENGINEERING. Where there is enough clearance between the felly of the wheel and the drive chain, a clamp resembling the buckles used on rubber coats but made in a forging are used. In place of the opening made for attaching to the coat, it has a plate about 2 or 2 1/2-inch square with about a 5/8-inch hole through the center. One of these is placed inside and one outside of the wheel and…

Subscribe to unlock this content

Subscribe Now