Patent Number: 6,296,412

Title: Hand-separable roller latching device

Abstract: A roller assembly for releasably latching a roller to a drive shaft inwhich a cylindrical roller body has an internal bore and a one-way clutchthrough which the drive shaft protrudes into a recess within thecylindrical roller body, the recess retaining a spring that engages thedrive shaft, and a cap having a cam fixedly rotates about the cylindricalroller body so that the cam engages and urges the spring outward releasingthe drive shaft.

Inventors: Bakker; Johan P. (Brighton, MI), Meyn; Gunter A. (Clinton Township, MI)


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Expiration Date: 10/02/2013