Three Millers Falls geared braces
by George Langford, Sc.D.

Details of Millers Falls Geared Brace No.1:

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      a. Core arrangement        b. Gear wheel attachment

The core of Brace No.1 has the mounting for the gear shaft integral with the main housing of the ratchet mechanism. Return to top of this page

The main gear wheel & crank of geared brace No.1 are secured with a winged thumbnut.  The patent date on the crank arm at right is March 23, 1880.
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