Sealed tendon-tensioning anchor system

  • US 5,440,842 A
  • Filed: 12/09/1992
  • Issued: 08/15/1995
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/09/1992
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. An apparatus for sealing an anchor retaining a tendon, whereby an end of said tendon extends from said anchor, comprising:

  • a vessel member having a void and an exterior outer edge along the perimeter of said vessel member;

    a rust inhibitor disposed within said void; and

    a retaining member permanently affixed around said exterior outer edge of said vessel member, whereby said retaining member is punched by said tendon end upon placing said vessel in sealed communication with said anchor.

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