|| List of recent Clamping Mechanism-related patents
| Device for fixing a bony structure to a support member|
A device for fixing a bony structure to a support member. The device includes a main body with first and second members, the second member being movable in rotation with respect to the first member, around a first axis.
| Recess can adapter bracket|
An adapter for a recess can. The adapter includes a hangar bar having a first section slidably connected to a second section.
| Method of coupling diatonic harmonicas|
A method of coupling diatonic harmonicas that increases the musical range of the diatonic harmonicas being coupled. Diatonic harmonicas are stacked and secured together by a clamping mechanism in order to form an instrumental assembly that is more versatile than a single diatonic harmonica.
|Ground engaging machine having articulation hitch, and method|
A ground engaging machine includes a first and a second frame unit, and an articulation hitch coupling together the first and second frame units. The articulation hitch includes a pin, a first and a second bearing positioned about the pin, and abutting a first and a second axial side of an annular protrusion of a hitch plate in one of the first and second frame units.
|Device and method for testing pulling force|
An exemplary embodiment of a testing device for testing a pulling force includes a shell having a test platform, a load sensor mechanism, a control system, a drive and transmission mechanism and a material clamping mechanism. Two portions of a test object are clasped by the load sensor mechanism and the clamp.
|Injection molding apparatus|
An injection molding apparatus includes, as its drive sources, an electric power supply source, compressed air source and hydraulic pressure supply source. A hydraulic-pressure-supply-destination selection section supplies hydraulic pressure from the hydraulic pressure supply source to a selected one of first and second mold clamping cylinders.
|Adjustable clamping mechanism of a weld head with quick release insert|
Techniques, systems, and devices are described for a weld head that includes an adjustable clamping mechanism with a quick release insert. In one aspect, a weld head having an adjustable clamping mechanism for clamping a welding work piece includes a weld head containment structure having an opening that receives a welding work piece, a clamping member located inside the opening of the weld head containment structure and including a pivot joint for clamping the welding work piece to the weld head, a handle member connected to the clamping member at the pivot joint to rotate the clamping member when the handle member is moved, and an actuator coupled to the clamping member to enable the clamping member to pivot on the pivot joint to different clamping positions for clamping welding work pieces of different sizes..
|Liquid resin molding system|
A liquid resin molding system includes a mold clamping mechanism, an injection nozzle for injecting a liquid resin into a cavity within a mold, a nozzle touch mechanism for pressing the injection nozzle against the mold, and a liquid resin feeding apparatus disposed separately from the injection nozzle for feeding a liquid resin to the injection nozzle. The injection nozzle and the nozzle touch mechanism are attached to a movable platen..
|Smooth disengagement with quick clamping mechanism|
And, a collar jam preventing device that can stop a collar in the radial direction before it bumps into an axial dead end, which causes a tight jam and becomes hard to crank in the subsequent working cycle.. .
|Protective case with integral stand|
A protective case for an electronic device may have two rigid covers that are engaged with a clamping mechanism. The rigid covers, when engaged to the device, may be covered with a removable flexible cover.
|Flexible, portable handrail|
Provided is a manually controlled flexible band play out and slack retracting device including a frame structure and shaft about which a band is wound. A hub may be mounted on the shaft, such that the strap is wound around the hub rather than the shaft, including a radially wound spring secured to the shaft at one and to inner side of the hub at the other end.
|Evaluating a process effect of surface presentation angle|
An apparatus (10) and method for evaluating an effect of a surface presentation angle (a). The apparatus supports a plurality of samples (12) separated by support plates (18) between end plates (22) in a shish kebab arrangement.
|Fitting assembly for use in a pool wall|
A pool wall fitting assembly includes a tubular member extending through an opening in the pool wall. An inner flange member is threaded onto the inner end of the tubular member and includes a flange portion arranged to overlap the inner surface of the pool wall about a periphery of the opening.
|Automatic locking system for a self-adjustable leveling ladder|
An automatic locking system for a self-adjustable leveling ladder engages when the ladder is placed on the ground and disengages when the ladder is lifted off the ground. The automatic locking system includes a clamping mechanism, a first support, and a second support.
|Dual passage concentric tube heat exchanger for cooling/heating of fluid in a low pressure system|
Disclosed is a heat exchanger that includes a first, second, and third tube. The first tube may have a first cooling/heating medium inlet at a first end and a first cooling/heating medium outlet at a second end and the second tube is disposed about and concentric with the first tube.
|Scope ring and clamping mechanism for scope rings and similar mounts|
The scope ring includes a clamping mechanism, which provides an enhanced connection for weaver and picatinny style rails and rail bases. The scope ring includes a base member and a rail clamping member that bolt together at an angle and form the improved clamping mechanism.
|Rotary cutting head using wire-shaped flexible cutting elements, and cutting devices comprising such a cutting head|
A rotary cutting head uses flexible strands of cutting wire that can be placed inside said cutting head. The clamping mechanism of the cutting head comprises pinching cams that are mounted in such a way as to be pivotable on planes that are parallel to one another and to the axis of rotation of the cutting head.
|Power tool with a clamping mechanism for clamping a tool|
The invention discloses a hand-held power tool including a housing with a spindle head. A tool spindle can be driven in rotary oscillation about its longitudinal axis and, at its tool-side end, is configured to carry a tool.
|Optical fiber clamping mechanism and optical fiber connector using the same|
A fixing module for gripping an optical fiber includes a support member, a fastening member, and a locking member. The support member includes a fixing portion defining a receiving portion.
A roof box 1 for mounting to a vehicle is described. The roof box 1 includes a clamping mechanism that enables the roof box 1 to be secured to a vehicle via one or more externally accessed actuating handles 5.
|Mold clamping mechanism for injection molding machine|
In a mold clamping mechanism for an injection molding machine, a mold platen stiffness adjusting plate is attached to a mold platen (a movable platen, a fixed platen) at the mold attachment surface thereof. The mold platen stiffness adjusting plate is provided, at the mold attachment surface thereof, with elements for mold attachment that have the same shapes and are arranged on the same places as those provided on the mold platen at the mold attachment surface thereof.
|Disc clamping mechanism|
A cylindrical member is fixed to an upper portion of a rotary shaft and a clamper presses an optical disc in contact with the top of a turntable. The structure is such that a first bottom face of the cylindrical member that faces a clamping magnet in the axial direction is positioned below an opposite face of the clamper that faces the clamping magnet in the axial direction..
A holding apparatus for holding an object, includes a support mechanism, a driven mechanism slidably coupled to the support mechanism and slidable between a first position and a second position, a driving mechanism slidably coupled to the support mechanism and adapted to drive the driven mechanism to slide between the first position and the second position, and a clamping mechanism rotatably secured to the driven mechanism and the support mechanism. When the driven mechanism is slid to the second position, the clamping mechanism moves inwards to clamp the object, and the driven mechanism clamps the support mechanism to prevent the driven mechanism from moving relative to the support mechanism so the clamping mechanism can hold the object firmly.
|Hair straightening apparatus|
A hair straightening apparatus is provided. The hair straightening apparatus includes a handle end and a heated application end extending from the handle end and including a heating element and a first set of combs.
|Internal gripping system|
A system for securing a first tubular to a second tubular including a housing having at least one group of at least one window therein. A gripping assembly is disposed in the housing and has at least one member operatively arranged for selectably extending through the at least one window for internally gripping the first tubular.
|Safety clamping device|
The invention concerns a safety clamping system for the fastening of workpieces on machine tools, wherein, in addition to one clamping mechanism known from the state of the art, at least one positioning mechanism is also provided, which can pre-position the workpiece roughly before the affixing and move it into the final affixing position and, at the same time, can facilitate the monitoring for an undesired detachment of the workpiece.. .
|Mechanism and system for clamping|
A clamping mechanism having: a drive; a shaft connected to the drive; an eccentric hub that is driven to rotate by the shaft; a fixed support structure that supports the eccentric hub such that the eccentric hub can rotate; and a moving support structure that is connected to the eccentric hub such that the moving support structure is driven substantially linearly based on rotational motion of the eccentric hub and serves to clamp an object between the moving support structure and a fixed structure adjacent to the moving support structure. A clamping system is provided having, a single drive; a shaft connected to the drive; and a plurality of clamping mechanisms..
|Kitchen appliance for processing foodstuff and method of operating same|
A kitchen appliance for processing foodstuff includes a housing enclosing a motor. A bowl is removably mountable to the housing.
|Process for making absorbent component|
A process for making an absorbent component comprises the steps of providing individual sheets of fibrous material, conveying the individual sheets of fibrous material to a cutting edge of a cutting mechanism, feeding the individual sheets of fibrous material through an oscillating clamping gap formed between a clamping mechanism and the cutting mechanism, grinding the individual sheets of fibrous material to form fibrous shreds, and laying the fibrous shreds on a forming belt to form the absorbent component.. .
|Method and device for grinding strand-like fibrous material|
A method and a device for grinding strand-like fibrous material, wherein the strand-like fibrous material is fed towards the cutting edge of a cutting mechanism and wherein a moveable striking mechanism for grinding the fibrous material cooperates with the cutting mechanism. Associated with the cutting mechanism is a moveable clamping mechanism, by means of which the fibrous material is clamped in an oscillating manner.
|Adjustable food shield|
An adjustable food shield includes a panel mounting mechanism that enables extensive adjustability of the food shield. The food shield may include a post having a longitudinal axis, and a carrier coupled to the post, the carrier including a carrier clamping mechanism.
A clamping mechanism includes a base, a clamping block rotatably connected with the base, an eccentric handler and a guiding member. The eccentric handler defines a hinging hole and a sliding slot.
|Holding mechanism for use with an ophthalmic tracer, and method|
The present invention relates to an ophthalmic holding mechanism for holding an eyeglass frame. The holding mechanism includes a base, a clamping mechanism configured for releaseably securing a lens mount of an eyeglass frame, and an actuator operatively associated with the clamping mechanism for causing linear and rotational movement thereof.
|Funnel shaped shower shield and kiddie shower|
A shower attachment acts as a shield to block a child from the encompassing high pressure water spraying from an ordinary shower head. The shower attachment also acts as a kiddie shower that imitates the spraying action of an ordinary bathroom showerhead.
|Cam lock burr hole plug for securing stimulation lead|
A burr hole plug comprises a plug base configured for being mounted around a cranial burr hole. The plug base includes an aperture through which an elongated medical device exiting the burr hole may pass.
|Fixture for use in semi-automatic reconditioning process of a railcar articulated connector|
A machining fixture for semi-automatically reconditioning an articulated connector is provided. The fixture comprises a housing having at least two side walls, a top plate having a first opening connecting the side walls, and a bottom plate connecting the side walls, the side walls, top plate, and bottom plate defining an interior space.
|Device for closing luminal cavity and method therefor|
A luminal cavity closing device can include a flexible linear shaft, a clamping mechanism which is provided at a distal portion of the shaft and has at least two arms, and a detachment mechanism configured to enable detachment of the clamping mechanism from the shaft. The arms of the clamping mechanism can be configured so as to be insertable into hollow tubular structures located adjacent to and on both sides of a luminal cavity present in a hollow tubular structure bifurcation area.