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But, some are healthy and effective. It seems that Shake comes up with a maybe and other options should be reviewed. I just put it in a shaker cup with 12oz unsweetened vanilla almond milk. Tried blending it with almond milk, strawberries and PB2. MacKaye, Oct 6 , - uses three No. Scanlon, Mar 28 , - Electric Torch, J. A cap and be put on the nipple so a bang will coincide with the flash of light.

This patent has a problem in that both switch terminals are on the outside of the flash light. When the switch is off if any metal makes contact with both terminals the light will be turned on. This happened a lot when the flash light was stored in a tool box where things like screwdrivers, pliers, etc. Altough the patent talks about a parabolic reflector I think they were painted white and considering the diameter of the 14 screw base bulb not much light came from the reflector.

Most came through the Bulls-eye lens. The patent also covers a gas lighter that uses the same cylindrical the patent calls it tubular battery and switch housing, but replaces the reflector assembly with a long stalk and an external hot wire to light gas. The lamp, although made like others of the time, was a minature version specially made by Eveready and the patent talkes a little about it's construction.

The floppy disks were branded Verbatim. Later they changed the company name to Verbatim. Might be the Watchman's lantern? The data sheet says: The three "D" cells fit nicely but "F" cells are much too large. It fits the Watchman's very well.

Max battery size 4 x 3. Most likley a three cell. There are a four fiber board sheets that are now warped. To make the light functional they need to be rejuvinated. The 3R12 might be too small and the 3E25 too large. E10 based lamp is open and has no voltage markings. March company formed. Stuckelberger, Nov 20, , Electric Candle, M. Then interior lights for cars and clock cases. Old batteries have drained into the cup of the base where the battery spring and a post are located.

The post is threaded and unscrewing it gives access to the switch compartment. The cup has been sitting a Kroil for a number of days, hopefully I can get into the switch compartment and clean it up.

The three dots in the black band are Radium activated glow in the dark markers. On this light so far I haven't seen them glow. They do emit about 10, Counts per Minute into a pancake Geiger tube. These are not dangerous if left alone.

It would be bad to sand the dots and make radioactive dust. On the bottom is a metal plate that's attached by what looks like tubular rivets, but they are really part of the candle pot metal base that's been treated like a rivet.

To remove the metal plate just grind off the top part of the rivets. On the back of the switch lever and a part of it is a stair step contact. Below is a lever hinged on one end from an insulating block, a spring connects the lever to the center contact that goes up to the battery spring. The other end of the lever is pressed up against the black button. My switch was not working. The problem was that either the star washer that you can see on the bottom center which is supposed to take all the slack out of the switch lever to metal plate joint lost it's spring or the lever got bent a little.

By reforming the lever with pliers it now works like new. To reattach the metal plate the holes were drilled and tapped and pan head screws were used. The black button is the switch used for automatic operation.

The rotary switch is labeled "Auto" and the positions are Out shown off, "Constant" auto function works and "On" where the light is on all the time.

It seems the labels don't match the function too well. When sitting on a table it's pleasing to look at. If you grab the milk glass globe and lift it very gently the light does not turn on, but if lifted normally it turns on. When sitting on the table a soft light comes from the milk glass globe, similar to a candle light, but much nicer since it's diffused and is a warm color. On the bottom there are 4 rivet heads that it sits on so there's a small gap that lets out a little light from the reflector.

When lifted up there is a reflector and it can be operated like a normal flashlight. The lamp is mounted "backwards" in the reflector, i. This allows light to reach the globe and the reflector.

But it makes it harder to adjust the focus of the lamp in the reflector which requires opening the case, turning the brass knob, closing the case testing the beam shape, and repeating a number of times. The base is marked: Eveready Masterlilte Made in U. I wonder if it's also used on walking canes? Weighs 1 pound 3 ounces a substantial heft. The four vertical ribs are formed leaving a slight gap behind each. If a flat blade screwdriver is placed in two of these gaps after rotating the base counterclockwise, there is a recess in the base to make it easy to remove.

The slots to use are the ones NOT adjacent to the two outer rivets that hold the reflector. Brass sheet metal is used for the wiring and is trapped by wrapping an insulator around it then wrapping other sheet metal.

The same method as used for the Art Deco Pocket light. A box 4" x 4" x 4" will hold the table masterlite. Bill Utley's page has a photo of Evenlyn Kelley on the set of "Anything Goes" with the table masterlite on a bedside stand along with a Western Electric telephone.

Graubner Union Carbide , filing: Can be used on lathe or other machine tool to check runout using probe. D Flashlight, Herman G. D Flashlight, Jules P. D Handle for an Iron, Charles S. Garland Ray-O-vac , Mar 13 D Pocket Flashlight or the like, P. Kelley Cresale Inc , References: Patche, Genesy Electric Lantern Co. Packer, March 10, - explosive atmos Flashlight, O. Wood Blake Mfg , May 8, D Flashlight, Anthony J. These are very similar applications and it's common for a patent to mention both.

The tab above the lamp hooks over the lip of the wood cane so the lamp is down from the top but not seated in the bottom of the hole.

The metal cap fits nicely. A theory of operation is that a missing spring pushes the battery and sheetmetal part up slightly which pushes up the metal cap.

When the metal cap is pressed down the sheet metal part comes in contact with either the spring or a metal part holding the spring completing the circuit. The red O-ring in the cap would hold a glass lens.

An electric current passes through the person holding the cane, at the time thought to be medically beneficial see my Faradic web page.

Prior to being one of the founders of Delta Electric John J. Brownrigg worked in the telephone business. One of the first products of Delta Electric was a Coin Collector. Case Delta Electric Co , [filed: D Portable Electric Lamp , J. Another theory is that the person who made the artwork transposed numbers Dyslexic.

For example D is dated Sep 22 which is off by one digit in the year. This is very similar to issued Aug 31 , see below. D Flashlight, Walter B. Moxley - Light Weight Lantern Co. Streamline 2 D cell flashlight. This is the same design as the original Moxley except it's for "D" cells instead of "F" cells.

As an "Official" he was not part of the union, received a salary and travel expenses, and was required to wear a suit and tie. Even so, he did oversee many night time travesties, like train wrecks, etc. His wife was continually ironing and washing when he would come home full of mud and grease. Usually his excuse was he couldn't see in the dark and had slipped or fallen in the mud.

Becuase of their reliability were adopted for railroad signaling. Very important that train engineer see the signal at night. It takes a couple of batteries the same diameter as the common "D" cell but longer called "F" cells. For more on "F" cells see my No. The center off switch selects one of the two bulbs. Since the bulbs appear to be the same this must be a spare bulb system that can be brought into play very quickley.

Made from sheet brass. Iron or steel wires used for the stand at the bottom. Hand stamped in the side NH One lamp might say T11N and the other 2. Uses a single battery, most likley a 6 volt "Lantern Battery". II flashlights used "D" cells. D Carbide Lamp - why?

D Design for Acetylene-lamp Body - why? Two wide, two high battery box very similar to the Justrite Light Stick. Slide switch on top of battery box. Belt clip on back of battery box. Screw on head unit both can remove reflector to change E10 based lamp and focus it. If you know more about this headlamp or Metal Ware Corp, let me know.

On the back is a belt clip and on the bottom is a bail allowing it to be supported in many ways. These were used by the phone company among others.

Focus by turning the lens ring. Spare lamp inside head. Brown - Miner's electric lantern, batteries behind head lamp in front. Packer, Justrite Mfg Co. Pixley, Armspear Mfg Co. Carbon is a key ingredient of both gunpowder and dry cell batteries. Both dry cells and metallic cartridge ammunition are metal cans that hold the carbon based chemicals.

So a company that makes black powder ammunition would already have some of the technology in place. So it's logical for Winchester Repeating Arms Co. A flashlight with the cap marked: But the assignee is the Winchester Repeating Arms Co. The top slips off to change lamp. Battery door is hinged, but has some depth, not just a flat plate.

Probably 3B cell battery. There's a nice silvered reflector above the socket, but the spherical lamp marked "MAZDA" has a horse collar made of white plastic that covers up the reflector.

What's up with that let me know or if you know anything about this pocket flash light? Hook to hand at foot of bed, switch attached to side of bead, battery under bed. The metal case is one electrical terminal and there's a slip ring in the top and a contact in the battery holder part, so you can rotate the top mirror to any angle desired. If the top part is pulled out or pushed in past the slip ring the light will turn off.

I did it by pushing in but a few minutes later when it was picked up the battery compartment was very hot and the cells dead. Pushing in caused a short between the ring contact and the case even though the contact is wrapped in fiber insulation material.

Best to remove the batteries when not in use. The top mirror was loose but a few drops of super glue fixed that. The lamp is on in the photo. I've erased the call outs this and the miner's lamp below are both "head lights" so maybe that's why the portraits? Since the window shade roller is wood electrical contacts and be made to each end which are insulated from eachother.

D Flash Light, Gustaf I. Combined Flashlight and single tube regenerative recciver. Power Fail lighting wherre relay turns on battery when main power fails, Railroad application, but general patent. In the top half in the optical path you can see a vane sticking up. It sets the right frame edge. Since the perf is at the bottom of the lower half. If the height of this vane was reduced 2. East to test, just lift it up a couple of mm. With the top open you do see the full super 16 frame.

Need to wait till dark to check the largest size image. Click on image to get pdf version where layers can be turned on or off. D Flashlight, Leopold C. Holds 1 "D" cell. Dircksen, May 22 , Electric Lamp, A. James, Apr 7 Flashlight, O. Wood Blake Mfg Reflector, Myron.

Simpson, Jun 16 , - Ophthalmoscope? Martens, May 5 - with light Flashlight Attachment, G. Hyatt, Sep 7 , - angled magnifying Glass. Collins Flashlight, William I. Barricade Flasher uses 6 volt battery gravity switch turns off when on it's side, laminated transformer used as part of strobe light power supply References: Lamp at each end.

When carried with are down light horizontal the angled heads make a pool of light for the usher and another pool of light for the patron.

Roskaxn, Mar 25, , - minimalist sheet metal with feet to plug into pumpkin. Brown Electric Cap Light, A. Gey Flashlight, Willis B. Beard Flash Light, Leslie C. Weidman Flashlight Construction, John J. D Portable Light, John H. Gey, Oct 16, Trimble Signaling Device - Attached to back of drivers hand powered from car uses Mercury switch - not here Flash-light Traffic Signal, J. Trumbull Fan or Blower, W. Popovich, May 6 Pieper, Jul 30 Flashlight Fan , J. Four "D" cells side by side in short cylinder References: Noffs, Dec 27, - appears to be very reliable design - sounds like it used "D" cells, not hard to get cells.

A drum moves in a start stop manner to display a small number of frames by reflected light. Gits, Apr 10 Popular Mechanics, Sep , page Photo is a paper doll made by cutting out the patent drawing. There are two pieces that get stapled together. When ready to use a two cell lamp would be screwed into the large sheet with it's base contacting an eyelet at 62 and the box folded up. The string and button type of office closure is on the outside to hold it together.

Not sure what size battery it was intended for, could be dimensioned for almost any pair of cylindrical cells. One of a number of minimalist flashlight patents.

Burhans Battery Hand Lamp, C. Bledsoe Badger Carton Co , Sep 19 Lyhne, Jan 15 Handlamp Switch, H. G Chase Co Mercury switches make and break the curcuit as a car stops. Flashing Warning Lantern using bi metal strip References: Grimsley, Aug 20 Flashlight, Donald G. Three transistor circuit, inductor in series with lamp to allow a high power lamp to be switched. In TEST the switch housing when connected to the case turns on lamp. Meginniss, Feb 27, Flashlight, Paul O. Golder, Sep 16 , - machined Means for actuating electrical switches, Theophile A.

The sealed beam lamp has been retro-fitted with a multiple LED lamp to lower maintenance costs References: Wendt, June 27 Multicell Battery, H. Anthony Electric Storage Battery Co. Screw Products got their start with this patent. See the Flashlight Collectors newsletter 80 Winter Baird, Flashlight, A.

Patent Number Title Issue date Door lock illuminating device Oct 2, Battery powered auxiliary lighting fixture with a timer Nov 18, Interior light for U. Joffo, Oct 31 Flashlight, George P. There is also provision to recharge them in place. Note earlier versions of the Petzl head lamps used the unit style 4.

When unscrewed the lamp is turned on and the beam can be adjusted. This Flash Light has no markings. It uses a glass lens that is NOT it's focal length from the bulb but instead much closer. In the photo above you can just make out the broad hot spot about two diameters in front of the lens. When the lens is moved a couple of inches forward the hot spot is just a few degrees wide, but it would take a longer tube to hold it there.

So by locating the lens where it is the beam is something like degress total. Maybe this is the wrong lens for this light? The Lens is convex on the outside and concave on the inside.

The inside is also recessed. The reflector, bulb holder has a disk connected to the threaded part of the bulb but that is insulated from the metal reflector and case. The center of the bulb makes contact with the positive battery terminal. The switch connects the case to the disk. The conducting disk as half of a switch where the other half is the sliding part and the use of an adjacent insulating disk so that the metalic reflector does not connect the lamp base to the flash lite case is used in the following National Carbon Co patents: If this was a depression era flash light then the use of a single rivet to attach the switch surly was a cost saving compared to other switch designs that use 3 , 4 or more rivets, with there associated holes and installation labor.

The body was black and there were gold stripes in groups of three running parallel to the long axis. The head was plated, maybe Nickel and the battery brass battery cap was black. The problem was corrosion at the joints. After dissambely and scrubbing all metal surfaces with Renaissance Metal De-Corroder and a through rinse under warm tap watter and a good drying including some canned air, it now is functional. Eaton prior to Niagara?

Portable Self Contained Both are addressing the short prevention aspect of the patent. The switch shown looks like an inch worm and is open under the bump. It's illustrated in issue 78 summer of Flashlight Collectors.

This next patent is prior art to a battery powered pocket flash light. Notice it was called a Pocket Lamp. Pocket Flash Lights have a similarity to bicycle lights, but are much smaller and the lamp is usually pointing up rather than forward. They were made in different sizes, where the design is the same for all of them. The tab type unit cell 1. The narrow Pocket Flash Light uses an eyelet instead of the rivet at 11 , the contact in made by bending the spring 10 rather than the stud 7 and the slide switch 13 has open ends which cost much less to make than the closed end version used on the patent style light.

Both of the Eveready Pocket Flash Lights uses a 2 cell battery with the factory lamp rated for 2. Dec 30, , Issued: Jan 25, , Issued: Insulating case, series connected cells for 4. Special bulb with reflective coating and no top protrusion. Pocket Flashlight on the right is: Both marked Eveready pat. Engraved has lamp with white plaster of paris engraved 2.

There is a lens above the body and top mounted switch beside lens. Maybe a wood block shaped to fit the cells and lamp, then packaged in a watch case or other outline. These are a sub class of Pocket Flash Lights Ad. Each pull of the trigger makes a very brief flash of light which if it hits a photocell counts as a hit. Used in carnival shooting galleries. The ratchet wheel may also count shots? Shooter transmits an omnicirectional radio pulse coded signal and all targets that would be hurt by that type weapon respond with an IR pulsed signal.

The shooter has a 3 lens optical IR sensor boresighted with the barrel so only a traget that was aimed at would count as a hit. Also uses the cigarette lighter case type of latch where the edge of the sheet metal spring is the button. The round object just to the right of the latch is a rivit holding the latch-spring in place. The reflector is a seperate part that has been soldered to the top case. AA cells are way too small, probably uses what's called a 3 "B" cell battery pack.

Lamp is glowing dimly at 1. Pocket Flash Light behind "break glass to get light" box might be mounted in elevator. The Snap-Lite was a very low cost light based on two AA cells side by side with a lamp connected to a lid. When the lid is opened it both rotates the lamp and turns it on. These were imprinted with a business name and "Compliments of. The cells can not be replaced so it's a throwaway, but some people kept them even though they no longer worked.

This was the first use of the Burgess patent which involved forming the Zinc can as one piece of metal instead of the prior method of soldering a cylinder then soldering a cap to the cylinder.

Apparently the internal chemicals are exhausted before the zinc has a hold eaten through it, hence a number of these still survive. Photo i s of a No. In the oval on top is: On the clip that holds the screw based lamp: Stamped into the floor of the top compartment: D Battery Hand Lamp, J.

Snap look alike, but lamp is fixed, lid opens and activates switch. This art deco light is marked: The case and the working part can be seperated so that the working part can be used elsewhere.

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