Accession Number:

ADD007769

Title:

Vehicle Control Arm Spreader Tool.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-03-18

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

A tool for straightening a bent control arm in an automotive vehicle suspension system said tool comprising a first presser element slidably positionable on the control arm shaft, a second presser element affixable to an end of the control arm pivot shaft, and screw-nut means for drawing the first presser element toward the second presser element to thereby effect a straightening action on the bent area of the control arm. A power wrench is the preferred instrumentality for advancing the nut along the screw. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment
  • Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE