Patent Number: 6,167,786

Title: Socket wrench driven adjustable jaw crow foot wrench

Abstract: A socket wrench driven adjustable jaw crow foot wrench is an assembly of four primary components: a chassis; a carriage; a ratchet; and a pawl. The chassis has a stationary jaw at a first end, a track extending from the first end to a second end of the chassis; and a cavity which opens to the track and opposing sides of the chassis. In a preferred embodiment of the tool, a female receiver for a socket wrench is provided on an end of the tool opposite the track. The carriage bears a jaw designed to mate to the stationary jaw of the chassis. The carriage is provided with a rack. Said carriage is designed to travel in the track provided on the chassis. The ratchet is provided with a female socket wrench receiver, and is located in the cavity provided in the chassis. The ratchet is juxtapositioned to communicate with the rack on the carriage. The pawl is located in the cavity provided in the chassis and juxtapositioned to communicate with the ratchet.

Inventors: Kilgore; Gary Hartman (San Antonio, TX)

Assignee: Motorbay Company

International Classification: B25B 13/00 (20060101); B25B 13/14 (20060101); B25B 13/20 (20060101); B25B 013/14 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018