US 8,490,592 B1
Removable torque transfer starter for engine
Eric G. Von Tiergen, Cayman Islands (Cayman Islands)
Filed by Eric G. Von Tiergen, Cayman Islands (Cayman Islands)
Filed on Nov. 1, 2012, as Appl. No. 13/666,425.
Int. Cl. F02N 11/00 (2006.01)
U.S. Cl. 123—179.25  [74/6] 8 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A removable torque transfer starter for engine comprising:
a housing;
an electric motor disposed within the housing;
a ratchet assembly disposed in the housing in operational communication with the motor;
a socket rotatably disposed anteriorly upon the ratchet assembly;
a power source in electrical communication with the motor; and
a start button disposed in circuit with the electric motor;
wherein the housing releasably interconnects with an extant internal combustion engine and the socket releasably receives an extant crank axle disposed upon the engine, whereby depression of the start button activates the motor and torque is transferred to the crank axle, and the engine is started thereby.