Blinov, Fedor

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Blinov, Fedor Abramovich


Born 1827; died 1899. According to other information, born 1832; died June 24, 1902. Russian inventor.

In 1879, Blinov received the patent for a “specially constructed car with endless tracks” for transportation of loads on highways or country roads. The construction of this car was the prototype of the modern tracklaying tractor.


Isaev, A. S. “Blinov, F. A.” InLiudi russkoi nauki. Moscow, 1965.
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