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 Sea  Link  Wooden  Shell                                     of side strand 3 of wire 1 of the embodiment of the present
         tures having multiple apertures, structures anchored to the
                                                               As illustrated in figures 19 and 20, side element wire 3b
         supporting structure by fixed means (e.g., welding), etc.
 Construction  &  Fishing  Blocks                             invention has smooth surface P at a portion located on the
           Opposing side members 18a and 18b may be secured to
                                                              outer periphery of wire 1. To be more specific, smooth surface
         base member 16 such that they extend from base member
         16 in a substantially perpendicular manner, as shown in fig-  P is provided so as to face the radially outside of wire 1 at the
         ures 16 and 17. For example, side members 18a and/or 18b   element wire of the outermost periphery of wire 1 in element
 S Siinnggllees  •  Ds  •  Doouubblleess • •   T Trriipplleess • •   R Reegguullaar  ar  annd  Hd  Heeaavvy  Wy  Wooooddeen  Bn  Blloocckkss  wire 3b of side strand 3, and is extended along the X axis. In
         may be coupled to base member 16 via welding, adhesives,
         and/or fasteners, such as, for example, bolts and rivets. Al-  addition, as illustrated in figure 19 and 20, smooth surface P
         ternatively, base member 16 may be formed integrally with   is formed such that flat part F provided at a part of side ele-
         one or more of side members 18a and 18b via, for example,   ment wire 3b in the circumferential direction faces the radial-
         extrusion, casting or forging. A hub guide ring 32 may be   ly outside of the wire 1 and extends along the X-axis direction.
         provided on an inner surface of side member 18a. Hub guide   Flat part F is a flat portion which is formed along the cir-
         ring 32 provides a support and guide for hub 14 adjacent   cumferential direction of side element wire 3b in side ele-
         side member 18a. During operation, an inner surface of hub   ment wire 3b of side strand 3. In the embodiment illustrat-
         14 rotates about hub guide ring 32.                                                   continued on next page
         Wire
         Pat. 10,138,597 U.S. class D07B 5/005 Int. class D07B 1/00
         Inventor: Akira Tsuda, Hyogo, JP., Tomo Sakaguchi, Hyogo, JP.
         Assignee: HI-LEX Corporation, Hyogo, JP.
           This patent presents an operating wire with multi-twisted
         structure constituted by twisting side strands, each formed
         by twisting element wires together around a core strand. A
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         side element wire of the side strand faces the outside of the
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         operating wire in the radial direction at a site located on the
         outer circumference of the operating wire and has a flattened
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         element wire, and the pitch magnification of the side strand
         being 7.0-12.0 times the diameter.                   Figure 19: Sectional view illustrating an exemplary structure of a wire.
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