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Rider, Joseph

Name Street Town State From To
Rider, Joseph   Newark Ohio 1860s 1893


Patent Date Remarks
21,215 August 17, 1858 Patent drawing
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23,861 May 3, 1859 Patent drawing
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40,887 December 8, 1863 Joseph Rider's patent for Vest Pocket Pistol .41
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51,269 November 28, 1865 Patent drawing
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141,384 July 29, 1873 Improvement in Breech-Loading Fire-Arms
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Patent drawing, 2nd page
Specification
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511,362 December 26, 1893 Brakedown Gun
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Patent drawing 2nd page
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No production was made upon his patent 21,215 but attracted E. Remington. He was asked to develop a double action revolver for Remington. In 1865 he bacame superintendent of the Remington factory and stayed in this position until 1883.

Is considered as inventor of Remingtons Rolling Block System.

Under his patent 23,861 about 115000 pocket models and 5000 belt models were made.