Patent Number: 6,308,733

Title: Fuel supplying apparatus

Abstract: A fuel supplying apparatus includes a reservoir to be inserted from an opening portion provided in an upper portion of a fuel tank, a tank cover for closing the opening portion of the fuel tank, and a coupling mechanism for coupling the reservoir and the fuel tank with each other so as to be mutually displaceable. The coupling mechanism includes a retainer member rotatably connected to the reservoir through a predetermined pivot, and at least one coupling member for coupling the retainer member and the tank cover with each other so that the pivot can be moved in a vertical direction of the fuel tank relative to the tank cover.

Inventors: Murakoshi; Masatoshi (Hamakita, JP), Ohsawa; Hiroyasu (Hamakita, JP), Morikawa; Hiroshi (Hamakita, JP)

Assignee: Toyo Roki Seizo Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: B60K 15/077 (20060101); F02M 37/10 (20060101); F02M 37/08 (20060101); B67D 005/56 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018