Patent Number: 6,168,122

Title: Cross member mounted cable containment device for avoiding propshaft/universal joint/cable interference

Abstract: A cable containment device for supportedly routing cables and air lines along a cross member of a truck frame to eliminate potential interference of the cables and air lines with operating structures beneath the cross member defines an elongate channel having at least a horizontal bottom wall which extends across a major portion of the length of the cross member for providing securely supported elevation of the cables above the operating structures.

Inventors: Lobsiger; James A. (Fort Wayne, IN), Arnold; Richard A. (Fort Wayne, IN), Didier; Gregory S. (Coldwater, MI), Stagg; Michael (Huntington, IN)

Assignee: Navistar International Transportation Corp.

International Classification: F16L 3/26 (20060101); F16L 3/00 (20060101); F16L 003/22 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018