TITLE

Brake stops up-falling elevators

AUTHOR(S)
Wilson, Jim; Gleaves, Kathleen
PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
Popular Mechanics;Jul96, Vol. 173 Issue 7, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the Bode Rope Brake, an elevator-safety device that applies pressure to elevator ropes if normal braking systems fail. Causes of up-falling during elevator failures.
ACCESSION #
9606165694

 

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