Buckle Patent #: 4035877
ApplicationNo. 05/740433 filed on 11/10/1976
US Classes:24/196Looped strap
ExaminersPrimary: Gelak, Bernard A.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesA44B 11/10 (20060101)
A44B 11/00 (20060101)
Foreign Application Priority Data1975-11-17 SE
AbstractA buckle includes an open rectangular frame having a passage lying in the plane of the frame, together with a locking washer slidably disposed in the passage. Means are provided, in the form of complemental construction on the frame and washer, preventing the locking washer from falling out of the frame at least in one direction. One strap end can be secured to one transverse portion of the frame, while another strap end can be directed through the opening in the frame, around one side of the locking washer, and back through the same opening. The other side of the locking washer can extend through the other side of the frame.