Patent Number: 7,823,466

Title: Device and method for adjusting, measuring, and setting force

Abstract: A device for setting, adjusting, and measuring a force in a system, including a first portion for measuring a system force at a first end of the device and including a measurement means, a second portion for adjusting or setting the system force at a second end of the device and including an adjustment means, a housing where the first portion corresponds to the first end of the housing and the second portion corresponds to the second end of the housing, a resilient means within the measurement means for generating a resistance force, and a visual means for indicating an amount of the system force that is related to the physical position of the adjustment means and the resistance force created by the resilient means.

Inventors: Glass; David E. (Knoxville, TN)


International Classification: G01L 1/26 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00