Method for forming concrete products

  • US 5,544,405 A
  • Filed: 07/28/1994
  • Issued: 08/13/1996
  • Est. Priority Date: 02/07/1994
  • Status: Expired due to Term
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1. A method for aligning a cement mold box in a concrete product forming machine, the mold box including a head assembly and a mold assembly, comprising:

  • locating the head assembly in a predetermined alignment in relation to the mold assembly;

    locking the head assembly and mold assembly together in the predetermined alignment;

    mounting the locked head assembly to a vertically displaceable upper beam of the concrete product forming machine and mounting the locked mold assembly to a stationary frame of the concrete product forming machine;

    unlocking the head assembly from the mold assembly while both the head assembly and the mold assembly remain locked to the concrete product forming machine; and

    moving the head assembly with the upper beam and holding the mold assembly to the frame in the predetermined aligned position while forming concrete products with the concrete product forming machine.

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