• US 3,796,124 A
  • Filed: 11/09/1971
  • Issued: 03/12/1974
  • Est. Priority Date: 11/09/1971
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A fastener for engaging the periphery of a rod comprising, a substantially planar peripheral portion, a plurality of circumferentially spaced tongues defining a central bore and all extending at an angle to the plane of the peripheral portion inwardly from the peripheral portion radially toward and in the same direction along the axis of said bore, the tongues being spaced by, and with the peripheral portion defining, recesses, each recess being larger in area than and of a shape to encompass said tongue, and orientation means consisting of an ear member extending from the peripheral portion normal to said plane and an ear receiving recess in the peripheral portion, the ear member and the ear receiving recess being equally spaced from said axis and angularly spaced apart about said axis by an angle equal to the angular spacing, about said axis, of the center of a said recess and a said tongue.

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