|| List of recent Clamping Device-related patents
|Steering spindle arrangement|
A steering arrangement includes a steering spindle having a steering spindle connection connected to a fork crown of a steering coupling via an intermediate piece. The steering spindle connection and the intermediate piece, which is designed as a hub, are formed as plug partners at ends facing each other, by means of at least one tongue and groove guide element pair positioned in the axial longitudinal direction, which provides a torque-transmitting priority control.
|Clamping device and method for measuring eccentricity of optical-electric coupling member|
A clamping device includes a first plate and a second plate. The first plate includes an upper surface, a lower surface facing away from the upper surface and a first side surface.
A clamping means in the type of an outer clamping means or an inner clamping means for fixed-clamping of work pieces, for the purpose of rotative processing. For achieving a radial displaceability of the clamping segments thereof, an inclined guide surface of a clamping sleeve or of a clamping mandrel with correspondingly inclined slide surfaces on the clamping segments are used.
|Mold clamping device|
The mold clamping device is provided with a first platen to which a stationary mold is attached. A movable mold unit is capable of approaching and moving away from the stationary mold.
Clamping device and method of connecting clamping device that includes a clamping band having a first end and a second end and an engagement geometry on at least one surface; and a tensioning head having a housing attached to the clamping band in the region of the first end and through which the second end of the clamping band is guidable, and an engagement element in the housing that is engageable with the engagement geometry. The engagement element is connected to the housing by a flexible connection, so that the engagement element is swivelable between a pull-through position, in which the clamping band may be pulled through the housing, and an engagement position, in which the clamping screw may engage with the engagement geometry..
A motor assembly is presented. A motor assembly can include at least one motor; a memory to store calibrated parameters related to the at least one motor; and electronics coupled to the memory, the at least one motor, the electronics including interfaces to couple with a clamping device and a system to control the operation of the at least one motor.
Embodiments of a clamping instrument are disclosed. In some embodiments, a clamping device with calibrated parameters and a calibration process for the clamping device is presented.
Embodiments of a clamping system are disclosed. In some embodiments, a system used with a motor assembly and a clamping device is presented, the system adjusting torque limits in the motor assembly according to conditions, for example operating temperature of the motor assembly and aging of the clamping device and the motor assembly.
|Clamping device with an electric motor|
The invention relates to a clamping device (1), for example swing tensioners (1), bracing elements, machine vises or block cylinders, with a movable clamping element (2) for clamping a workpiece with a defined clamping force, and with an electric motor (10) for mechanically driving the clamping element (2), also with a control unit that controls the electric motor (10). The invention provides that the control unit detects an electrical operating parameter of the electric motor (10) as a measure of the clamping force.
|Devices to equip vehicles with closed circuit television backup system|
A mechanism to secure a closed circuit camera to a vehicle includes a securing mechanism and a locking system, wherein locking the locking system provides power to the camera, allowing it to communicate with a monitor within the vehicle to allow a driver to see the camera's transmissions. The communication includes a synchronization protocol, such as bluetooth® ssp, that ensures the camera and monitor are communicating exclusively with one another, avoiding cross-talk or other interference from nearby systems.
|Accessory mounting apparatus for a vehicle|
An accessory mounting apparatus is provided for coupling to a vehicle roll bar. The accessory mounting apparatus illustratively includes a driver side clamping device configured to be secured to a driver side upright of the roll bar, and a passenger side clamping device configured to be secured to the passenger side upright of the roll bar.
|System for and method of transferring plate-shaped member with interleaving paper thereon|
In a system for transferring a plate-shaped member with interleaving paper thereon, a suction adhesion device included in a suction adhesion unit includes suction pads that adhere to a surface of a glass plate by suction with interleaving paper in between the surface and the suction pads; an air blowing device blows air between the adhered glass plate and a glass plate positioned below the adhered glass plate; a robot moves the suction adhesion unit; a clamping device includes a pair of pushing members that are arranged at both sides, respectively, of the glass plates and move toward the glass plates to come close to each other; and at least before the suction adhesion unit lifts the adhered glass plate, a controller causes the pair of pushing members to move to push protruding portions of pieces of interleaving paper, the protruding portions protruding from the sides of the glass plates.. .
|Flashlight that can be focused|
The present invention relates to a flashlight having a casing, a light source and a lamp head with a lens attachment that can be displaced longitudinally axially relative to the light source in order to focus the emitted cone of light. The object of the present invention is to provide a flashlight that, on the one hand, enables the reflector to be displaced smoothly relative to the light source and, on the other hand, prevents involuntary shifting of the focusing that has been set.
A clamping device comprises a driving cylinder, a buffering assembly, a first clamping member, and a second clamping member. The first clamping member and the second clamping member are mounted to the driving cylinder.
|Safety and clamping device for an apparatus for fabricating parts|
An apparatus of the present invention presents a housing for engaging a mold device that includes a top plate having a top mold and a bottom plate having a bottom mold. The top plate presents side edges presenting a plurality of male elements extending therefrom.
|Clamping device for bending press and bending press provided with the same|
A clamping device for a bending press includes a clamping die with a space formed therein, a clamping holder rotatably disposed within the space of the clamping die around a rotation shaft formed thereto, an upper cam block and a lower cam block respectively disposed within the clamping holder and slidable along the horizontal direction, and of which a cam slant surface is formed at a front side of the upper cam block and the lower cam block respectively, an upper clamping block and a lower clamping block contacting each cam slant surface of the upper cam block and the lower cam block, and clamping an end of a pipe disposed therebetween by sliding along a slant direction of the clamping holder, and a pressing unit selectively pressing the upper cam block and the lower cam block.. .
|Tissue management apparatus for vascular access|
Tissue management methods can include inserting a clamping device into a vessel and clamping a vessel wall via the clamping device. Tissue can be dilated about the clamping device and an anastomotic device provided to the vessel..
|Apparatus for supporting and holding a bead core-apex subassembly and method of producing and transporting the bead core-apex subassembly|
The present invention is directed to an apparatus for supporting an annular bead core-apex subassembly, the apparatus comprising a spacer disc for supporting the annular bead core-apex subassembly, and a clamping device comprising a supporting surface for supporting the spacer disc, as well as a plurality of clamping elements for selectively clamping the spacer disc to the supporting surface. The clamping elements are movable between an expanded position in which the spacer disc is clamped to the supporting surface, and a retracted position in which the spacer disc is released and can be lifted from the supporting surface.
|Fast attachment open end direct mount damper and valve actuator|
An actuator assembly includes a housing, and a clamp disposed within the housing. The clamp is configured to attach the actuator assembly to a damper jackshaft or valve stem or valve linkage shaft.
|Clamping device for electrical cables|
A clamping device includes a first clamping member, a second clamping member, and a connecting arrangement providing on the first clamping member and the second clamping member. The connecting arrangement is configured to exert a clamping force between the first clamping member and the second clamping member, in such a manner that when the electrical cable slightly deforms due to thermal expansion and contraction, the first clamping member and the second clamping member are arranged to move with respect to each other so as to allow a slight relative movement between the first clamping member and the second clamping member for preventing unwanted damage to the electrical cable..
|Vibration dampening device for the manufacture of a rotor|
The invention relates to a vibration dampening device (1) for the manufacture by rotational friction welding of a turbomachine rotor, said rotor comprising at least one first disc (2a) and a second disc (2b) each comprising a hub (3a, 3b) having an internal surface (4a, 4b), with the device (1) comprising at least one first clamping device (10a) configured to be positioned coaxially to the hub (3a) of the first disc (2a), comprising a pair of radially opposite jaws (11a) suited to come into contact with the internal surface (4a) of said hub (3a) of the first disc (2a).. .
|Method for arranging a printing plate on a plate cylinder|
The invention relates to a method for arranging a printing plate onto a plate cylinder that has a channel in which a front and a rear clamping device are arranged. The rear clamping device is part of a slide that is arranged to be movable towards the front clamping device along a clamping path.
|Automatically adjusting patella cutting guide|
A patella clamping device has a handle having a first arm and a second arm, the arms each having a first gripping end and a second clamping end. The clamping ends are movable towards the opposite arm by action on the gripping end of each arm.
|Clamping device for portable boring machine and portable air-drive-drilling machine with clamping device|
A clamping device is attached to a front part of a body of a boring machine for clamping the boring machine and a workpiece together. The clamping device comprises a fixed piston fixed on the front part of the body, a movable piston equipped over the front part of the body movably in the axial direction of a spindle of the boring machine, a first pressure chamber, a second pressure chamber, a pressurized fluid-supply device to supply pressurized air to the first pressure chamber and the second pressure chamber so that the movable cylinder is moved in the axial direction, a connecting mechanism an end portion of which is connected to the movable cylinder, and a clamping unit which is connected to the other end portion of the connecting mechanism, and is fixed to a certain position of the workpiece..
|Low voltage sensing scheme having reduced active power down standby current|
A low voltage sensing scheme reduces active power down standby leakage current in a memory device. A clamping device or diode is used between a psense amplifier control line (e.g.
|Distributed clamps for a downhole seismic source|
The present disclosure relates to increasing the output power of a clamped seismic or acoustic source disposed in a wellbore without damaging the borehole/casing/cement. One or more sources are provided and carried on a conveyance mechanism.
An engraving machine includes a machine base, an engraving device and a clamping device assembled on the machine base, and a control unit. The clamping device is able to clamp a work piece and actuate the work piece to rotate.
|Method for reprofiling wheelsets on underfloor wheel lathes|
The invention relates to a method for reprofiling wheelsets (1) rotatably mounted in axle bearing housings (6) on rail vehicles on underfloor wheelset lathes (12; 14) equipped with machining tools, a machine control for the machining tools, drive rollers (15), axial guide rollers (17), measuring rollers (13) as well as clamping devices (21; 22) to engage the axle bearing housings (6). The method is characterised in that the wheelset (1) is lifted off the rail using the drive rollers (15), weighing it in the process, the axle bearing housings (6) are fixed between the drive rollers (15) and the clamping devices (21; 22), an axial guide roller (17) is adjusted to touch the inner side (16) of each of the two wheels (3; 4) of the wheelset (1) and fixed in this position, an additional force (20) is applied to the drive rollers (15), that the actual diameter (8) and the wear profile of each wheel (3; 4) is determined by means of a measuring roller (13), that the smaller actual diameter is determined based on the measurement results and, it having been modified by a specified machining allowance, entered as the nominal diameter (11) into the machine control for the machining tools..
|Trigger circuit and method for improved transient immunity|
A trigger circuit detects a transient voltage increase on an integrated circuit. The trigger circuit controls a conductivity state of a clamping device to limit the transient voltage increase.
|Track-bearing cabinet fastener|
A track-bearing cabinet fastener comprising: a track holder with a baseplate; a clamping device provided with (a) a clamping box which is securely fixed at the baseplate for development of an accommodating space inside and comprises through slots at both top and bottom sides through which the accommodating space is accessed and two ports at its front side, one of which abuts a hook piece, (b) a clamping block which is held in the accommodating space and resisted by springs and comprises two protruded resisting parts located at its front side and corresponding to the ports, and (c) a clamping plug securely fixed behind the clamping box and the clamping block and closely contacting the springs by which the protruded resisting parts extend into the ports. As such, the track holder can be assembled, positioned and operated easily and safely..
|Thread clamping device including internal sensing, reporting and external detector|
The present device relates to a thread clamping device including a plurality of movable segments with threaded inner surfaces suitable for engaging a threaded rod and including a strain gauge and transmitter therein for measuring the actual strain on the device and for transmitting this information to a receiver external to the thread clamping device, such as a receiver and display integral with a wrench for applying torque to the thread clamping device.. .
|Detector with a telescopic carrier/guide rod|
A detector with a telescopic carrier/guide rod at which a measuring probe is disposed at one end, wherein the carrier/guide rod features at least two tubes longitudinally movable inside one another, in which respectively two tubes disposed adjacently in radial direction form an outer tube and an inner tube, whereby the respective outer tube at its overlapping tube end facing the measuring probe features a clamping means for engaging the inner tube. In accordance with this invention, the clamping means is formed as a clamping device that features a profile clamp with a quick-locking device.
|Stretching and clamping device for anisotropy conductive film and clamping roller and clamping head thereof|
A stretching and clamping device for anisotropy conductive film and a clamping roller and a clamping head thereof are provided. The clamping roller and the clamping head cooperate with each other to position and bond the anisotropy conductive film.
|Assembling structure of inverter and ground wire|
An assembling structure includes a ground wire, an inverter, a first fixing element, and a clamping device. The inverter includes a casing.
|Drive circuits and systems for motor controller protection|
Protection of a motor controller from a transient voltage and/or an over-voltage condition is described. A drive circuit includes a rectifier portion and at least one inductive device coupled to the rectifier portion.
The clamping device is thereby provided with an increased range of applications, without functions being impaired, with little structural complexity, because the switching element makes possible a clamping element integrated in the power-operated chuck to be operated using the drive motor, such that further procedures can be undertaken without changing the clamping device.. .
|Clamping device for a balancing machine|
Disclosed is a clamping device of a balancing machine for coaxially clamping a toolholder on a spindle rotary about an axis of rotation (3), in which the coupling shank (8) is supported in the receiving socket only on discrete supports (11-15) which are spaced from each other circumferentially and lie in three relatively spaced engagement planes (e1, e2, e3) intersecting the axis of rotation (3). Four rigid discrete supports (11-14) are arranged in pairs in the first (e1) and the second (e2) engagement plane and combine to form a rigid support in a first radial direction.
A clamping jaw for clamping workpieces attached on a clamping fixture, the height of the clamping jaw being about 3.5 millimetres, or less, without sacrificing a reliable and durable connection between the clamping element and the workpiece clamped, wherein the clamping jaw is provided with two contact surfaces and clamping surfaces facing towards the workpiece and which are in active contact with the workpiece in the clamped condition and extend at right angles to one another, one or more recesses in the clamping surface, each provided with a triangular shaped inner contour, one tip of each recess faces away from the clamping surface, one clamping element is disposed in each recess, the outer contour of the clamping element corresponding to an inner contour of the recess, and an end flank of the clamping element facing towards the workpiece having clamping pin therein, and the clamping pins project beyond the clamping surface of the clamping jaw.. .
|Clamping method and clamping device|
Provided are a clamping method and a clamping device that enable automatic mount and fixation of a boot to a constant velocity universal joint with a band. A boot band (11) for fixing a boot (10) that is mounted to a constant velocity universal joint (s) is clamped.
|Inchworm motion llinear motor based on electromagnetic clamping mechanism|
An inchworm motion linear motor based on an electromagnetic clamping device in a technical field of electromagnetic motors includes more than two electromagnetic clamping mechanisms which are arranged in pairs and mutually symmetrically connected. The electromagnetic clamping mechanism includes magnetic field generation devices, rolling bodies, an output shaft and a shell body, wherein the magnetic field generation devices are fixedly arranged outside the shell body; and the shell body and the rolling bodies are sleeved outside the output shaft in sequence.
|Clamping device and workpiece conveying robot|
A clamping device comprising: a distal end side stationary blocks which are provided on a side of a distal end of a workpiece retaining base, and in which stationary tilt faces tilting downwardly to a central direction of the workpiece are formed; a proximal end side stationary blocks which are provided on a side of a proximal end of the workpiece retaining base, and in which upward stationary tilt faces tilting downward toward the central direction of the workpiece are formed and a movable block which is arranged at a position proximal to the proximal end side stationary blocks, and is capable of advancing to or retracting from a side of the distal end side stationary blocks with the workpiece being held between the blocks, and in which a downward movable tilt face tilting upwardly toward the central direction of the workpiece is formed.. .
|Line up tool|
A line up tool includes a one piece body having a main portion and a tongue portion. The tongue portion projects outwardly from the main portion defining a longitudinal axis.
|Propeller of a pulsed airflow generator, in particular for a portable blower|
A propeller of a pulsed airflow generator, in particular for a standalone portable blower, of the type made up of the assembly of two parts coaxially adjoining one another, i.e.: a first front part made as a single piece and comprising a plurality of twisted blades connected to a central ring, and a second rear part with a generally conical shape also made as a single piece, the central portion of said assembly having a conical shape and making up the rear portion of an air-inlet cone, said propeller being characterised in that said first and second rear parts are secured by a clamping device made up of a hub including two parts assembled coaxially and between which said two parts that make up the propeller are clamped, said hub being rotatably secured to the latter and maintaining said front and rear parts in the assembled position thereof.. .
|Electronic module with heat spreading enclosure|
An electronic module comprises: a multilayer circuit board having a bifurcated area along one edge and a plurality of electronic components mounted on at least one surface; a plurality of electrode pads functionally connected to the electronic components and positioned on the inner surfaces of the bifurcated area so that when the two legs of the bifurcated area are spread apart by about 180° the electrode pads align with respective contacts on a motherboard, and are connectable thereto, so that a secure connection may be created between the circuit board and the motherboard; and, two metal, heat spreading covers lockably enclosing the circuit board, one on either side, the covers further providing mating surfaces upon which a mechanical clamping device can engage and secure the module to a motherboard.. .
|Facet mirror device|
A facet mirror device includes a facet element, a support device and a clamping device. The facet element includes a first support section, while the support device comprises a second support section contacting the first support section to support the facet element.
|Apparatus and method for moving logs within cutting-off machines|
Apparatus for moving logs (2) within cutting-off machines. The apparatus includes a platform (1) with one or more longitudinal channels (10) inside which the logs to be cut are disposed, and a pusher device (3) acting in correspondence of the platform (1) and intended for acting on the back of the logs (2) to push them, along respective guide channels (10), toward a cutting device (4) disposed downstream.
|Light emitting diode luminance system having clamping device|
A light emitting diode luminance system includes a first power source, a voltage divider, a first switch, a clamping device, a plurality of current sources and a feedback circuit. The voltage divider is coupled to the first voltage source.
|Device for centering and clamping tubular parts|
A device for centering and clamping tubular parts such as conduits designed to form pipeline pipes of the type consisting of an elongated cylinder comprising in particular a clamping device, such as at least clamping shoes arranged over its entire periphery and adapted to be radially mobile projecting from said cylinder to be urged to press against the walls of the conduits to be clamped as well as means for moving each of the series of clamping shoes between a position projecting from the cylinder and a position wherein they are retracted into the cylinder. .
|Portable canister holder with a collapsible body|
A portable canister holder is disclosed. The portable canister system comprises a collapsible substantially cylindrical, non-rigid body assembly comprising a plurality of vertical support rods configured to support a plurality of horizontal support restraints.
|Book coil binding machine|
A book coil binding machine includes a housing, a coil guiding block, a conveying device, a clamping device, a supporting apparatus and a cutting apparatus. The coil guiding block is removably disposed on the housing.
A clip is provided for a compressive restraining engagement of two sides with material such as money placed therebetween. The clip employs a serpentine configuration of a wire-like member to form a pair of diagonal crossing members communicating between two parallel sidewalls formed by distal ends of the member.
|Energy storage apparatus|
The invention relates to an energy storage device comprising a plurality of storage cells, a clamping device for clamping the storage cells together, and a temperature control device for controlling the temperature of the storage cells or a cell assembly formed by the storage cells. Said clamping device is configured and designed as a functional component of the temperature control device.
|Child safety seat|
A child safety seat includes a seat base and a safety-belt clamping device disposed on the seat base, and is disposed to a car seat by a safety belt. The safety-belt clamping device includes a bottom seat, a rotatable clamping arm connected pivotally to an end of the bottom seat, and a retainer mounted to an opposite end of the bottom seat and retaining releasably a free end of the rotatable clamping arm thereon.
|Clamping device for a hand-held power tool|
A clamping device for a hand-held power tool includes at least one clamping unit configured to clamp a processing tool in an axial direction and at least one operating unit configured to actuate the at least one clamping unit. The at least one operating unit has at least one jaw coupling element configured to couple the at least one operating unit to the at least one clamping unit in a rotationally fixed manner.
|Clamping device for a machine for duplicating keys|
Clamping device for a machine duplicating keys, with a body (1) lodging two jaws (2,3) apt to transversely tighten a key (4,4a), wherein said two jaws (2,3) can be approached and/or spaced by the activation of only one operation means (10,15), and a bridge (20) is arranged apt to tighten the key (4) against said body (1) through a movement (y) orthogonal to the reciprocal motion (x) of said jaws (2,3); these ones are provided with respective inclined planes with a symmetrical inclination, and said bridge is provided with two inclined planes (20a,20b) each having the same inclination of a respective of the inclined planes (2a,3a) of said two jaws. Elastic means (35,36) are arranged which are able of pushing said bridge (20) against said two jaws (2,3) along a direction (y) orthogonal to the direction (y) of reciprocal tightening of the two jaws (2,3), and the bridge (20) is provided in its outer portion with a relief (23) capable of tightening the key against said body..
A backlight module includes a back bezel, a light guide plate, a plurality of optical films, and a clamping device. The light guide plate is disposed in an area enclosed by a periphery structure of the back bezel, and the optical films are disposed on the light guide plate.
|Test and connection apparatus arrangement, and connection apparatus|
A testing arrangement is provided for testing the electrical circuits of an assembly of terminal blocks arranged in side-to-side relation, each of the terminal blocks including two mutually-insulated collinearly-arranged horizontal bus bar sections that are normally electrically connected by first and second pairs of leaf spring contacts arranged above and below the bus bar sections, respectively. During the testing operation, the testing device may be arranged either above or below the assembly, and an insulating test plug on the testing device is inserted either vertically downwardly from above, or upwardly from below, the terminal block, thereby to disengage one pair of contacts.
|Switching circuit for antenna|
A switching circuit for an antenna includes a first switching unit, a second switching unit, a third switching unit, a fourth switching unit, a first clamping unit and a second clamping unit. The first clamping unit is coupled to the first switching unit and the fourth switching unit.
|Surgical clamping devices and tools for use therewith|
Embodiments of the present invention relate to surgical clamping devices and applicators for use therewith. Embodiments of the surgical clamping device comprise a body and a pair of clamping members extending from the body.
|Tool clamping device|
A tool clamping device, in particular an oscillating tool clamping device, includes a clamping unit that has at least one clamping element configured to securely clamp a working tool in an axial direction and at least one clamping head arranged on the clamping element and configured to clamp the working tool at a free end of the clamping unit. The clamping unit further includes a guiding unit configured to guide at least one movement of the working tool along at least one direction of movement that deviates significantly from the axial direction in at least one operating state..
A clamping device for magnetically clamping non-magnetic material objects. The clamping device comprises first and second clamp members each having at least one straight edge surface and each having at least one magnet disposed therein.
|Clamping device of spindle motor|
The clamping device of spindle motor is disclosed, wherein a case portion contacted by the other distal end of the arms is inclined due to depression of a distal end of the arms by the disk, such that the arms linearly moves into the case to allow the other distal end to further rotate upwards, whereby the disk can be easily inserted into the case regardless of size of the inner diameter of the disk.. .
|Release device for releasing a medical implant from a catheter and catheter comprising a release device|
A release device for releasing a medical implant from an insertion device, having an indirect or direct clamping body for clamping the implant in the insertion device, the clamping device having a proximal end, and having a distal end, wherein the clamping body has at least one web, at least one extension and at least two clamping surface regions, wherein the extension is oriented substantially in the radial direction of the clamping body, and wherein the at least two clamping surface regions are substantially pointing toward one another and are aligned substantially parallel to one another, wherein the at least one web or the at least one extension has at least one of the two clamping surface regions, and wherein the at least two clamping surface regions and/or the at least one extension connect/connects to at least one region of the implant in the clamped state.. .
|Bone anchoring device|
A bone anchoring device including a clamping device and a flexible band configured to be secured a vertebra. The clamping device includes a base member and an upper member configured to be secured together with a fastener.
|Vertical clamp device|
A vertical clamping device is provided that supports a flow cell component in a vertical configuration in which the flow cell is on an opposite side of the vertical support from the electronic interface. The clamp includes a vertical setting to receive the flow cell component and provides an electronic interface on a vertical surface of the vertical setting.
|Bicycle mounting arrangement|
Wherein the connection means have a conical portion (214) on the stand device (200) and a hollow space on the clamping device (100), or wherein the connection means have a conical portion on the clamping device (100) and a hollow space on the stand device (200), wherein the conical portion is able to be inserted into the hollow space in order to connect the clamping device to the stand device.. .
|Bolt and clamping system using bolts|
A bolt for the detachable connection of two component parts provided with at least one through-hole and a clamping system serving for detachably, rapidly and reliably interconnecting objects provided with through-holes. A plug-in pin includes a bolt housing having through-openings; a clip means supported in the through-openings; and a clamping device arranged in the housing's interior and provided with an external thread, which meshes with an internal thread of the housing and during clamping, forces the clip means out of the housing such that an outer portion of the clip means protrudes from the through-openings.
|Voltage surge and overvoltage protection using prestored voltage-time profiles|
Disclosed are various embodiments of voltage protectors that include a first voltage clamping device configured to clamp a voltage of an input power applied to an electrical load, and a second voltage clamping device configured to clamp the voltage applied to the electrical load. A series inductance separates the first and second voltage clamping devices.
|Sample holder for receiving a sample|
A sample holder for receiving a sample includes a sample receiving device for clamping the sample, which is assigned a holding means which has at least two prongs protruding from the sample receiving device for a gripping means. Also disclosed are a receiving device, a sample holder magazine, a sample feeding system, a clamping device and an examining device..
|Circuit interrupter with improved surge suppression|
A circuit interrupter, such as a gfci or afci product, is provided having a suppression and protection circuit and circuit interrupter circuitry. In one configuration, a semiconductor device and a voltage clamping device or surge protector, such as a metal oxide varistor (mov), are utilized in the circuit interrupter for handling transient surges and overvoltage conditions.
|Multiple drum handling apparatus|
An apparatus is disclosed that serves as an attachment for a forklift truck or the like for handling multiple drums simultaneously. The drums to be transported are arranged symmetrically in a cluster about a central vertical axis.