Patent Number: 6,945,742

Title: Portable manhole cover remover

Abstract: A manhole cover remover, including an attachment; a support; a pivot arm having a proximal end hinged to the support and the pivot arm having a distal end; a connector joining the attachment to the distal end of the pivot arm; a winch joined to the distal end of the pivot arm; and a power source, the power source in operable communication with the winch and method of use including the steps of rotating a pivot arm down toward a manhole over; connecting the pivot arm to the manhole cover; and winching the pivot arm upward.

Inventors: Roberts; Dave (Shoreview, MN)


International Classification: B62B 1/00 (20060101); B62B 1/14 (20060101); B66F 19/00 (20060101); B66C 1/06 (20060101); B66C 1/00 (20060101); E02D 29/14 (20060101); B66C 023/18 ()

Expiration Date: 09/20/2022