Published Resources Details Letters Patent

Lees, H. and Ridsdale, H. W.
Net-cutter of automobile torpedoes
United States Patent Office, 7129

Specification forming part of Letters Patent No. 1,309,252. Application filed May 29 1918.

Accession No.1475


"According to our invention we provide a cutter of the lance-head type having two or more blades which are so constructed and arranged that a net having a mesh of any diameter can be cut in only one place at a time, so that whatever may be the diameter of mesh there will always be a cutter appropriate for dealing with it…"