Ohio Brass Co. exhibited at the ASRA Convention

[Trade Journal]

Publication: The Electrical Engineer

New York, NY, United States
vol. 26, no. 541, p. 261, col. 1-2

Exhibit Notes.

OHIO BRASS CO., Mansfield, O. The products of this firm include a full line of overhead material bell metal bearings, saddlery hardware and trimmings, engine trimmings, including sight feed oil cups and a large variety of brass trimmings. The exhibit occupied a handsomely trimmed booth to the right on entering the exhibition hall and remarkable in the number and variety of pieces exhibited. These included a full line of overhead material, including the flexible brackets of the Wood type, of which this company makes a specialty. A special line of materials for figure 8 trolley wire, clamps, special clamps for double trolley wire, and a line of acid and sulphur proof hangers for use in coal mine haulage. The exhibit included a large number of samples of the insulation known as the "Dirigo," of which they make a specialty; a great variety of ears for pull off lines, a special locking device, consisting of cap and cone form of hanger; type D hangers having scollops and specially designed catch, which prevents the cup from becoming loosened by vibration; feeder wire splicers up to 500,000 c. m. capacity; emergency splicers. Among the sundries we noted adjustable track brush holders and brushes, gongs, ratchet brake handles, snap switches, headlights, Eyanson quick brake switches, etc. Mr. C. K. King, secretary, and C. L. Wilkinson, special representative of the company, were in attendance.


Keywords:Ohio Brass Company
Researcher notes:The convention referred to was the American Street Railway Association convention.
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:April 26, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;