Patent Number: 6,305,295

Title: Stopping device for a transport trolley

Abstract: Stopping device for a transport trolley which can be moved along guidances or rails (2-3), whereby the transport trolley (4) is provided with driving wheels (7) which cooperate with a driving axle (6) and which, by means of a lever (14) with a contact wheel (17), can be set at different angles in respect to said driving axle (6), characterized in that this stopping device (1) consists of at least a lever (20) with an ascending edge (40) and a descending lateral edge (41), prolonged by an acceleration lever (24), the transition of which is formed by a tip (T), and a hydraulic, pneumatic or electric drive which can position said levers (20) and (24) in three positions, namely, with said tip (T) outside the path of said contact wheel (17) and out of contact with levers (20) and (24); with lever (20) and tip (T) entirely in the path of the contact wheel (17); and with the tip (T) outside of the path of the contact wheel (17), however, with the contact wheel (17) in contact with the acceleration lever (24).

Inventors: Buck; Walter (Delmenhorst, DE)

Assignee: Elektrieiteit voor Goederenbehandeling Marine en Industrie in het kort Egemin naamloze vennootschap

International Classification: B61B 13/12 (20060101); B65G 35/06 (20060101); B65G 35/00 (20060101); B61K 007/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018