|| List of recent Doors-related patents
|Method and system for refuelling|
A dispensing system and a method for dispensing a fluid such as hydrogen to a hydrogen powered vehicle. The dispensing system contains a source of fluid, a valve block, a programmable logic controller and a dispenser.
|Intrusion detection system and method thereof|
An intrusion detection system and method for sliding windows and doors is disclosed. The present invention is installed in the casing of a sliding window or door and allows for the selectively positional opening and closing allowing for fresh air ventilation and initiates an alarm condition if the window or door is opened far enough to allow for the admittance of an intruder.
|Gun shot detector|
A gunshot detection system provides an audio and visual surveillance system, embodied within a gunshot detector (gsd) attached to a building's walls and ceilings and a firearm event detector (fed) worn on a person's outer clothing. In both embodiments, the system of the invention detects the physical signatures of a firearm discharge, specifically sound from a muzzle blast and light from a muzzle flash.
|Guide for sliding doors|
A guide device for sliding doors for shelves has at least one guide rail, each guide rail have a guide region for guiding sliding doors and at least one fastening region connected to the guide region for fastening the guide device to shelves. The guide regions in their cooperation form a guide arrangement and all the fastening regions in their cooperation form a fastening arrangement.
|Apparatus and method to retrofit a sliding door opening of a van|
A van includes an interface element and one or more doors. The interface element can be a frame or connector that is configured to fit a sliding door opening of the van.
|Method and system for release of game animals|
Described are an apparatus and method for remotely releasing one or more game animals. The apparatus includes one or more doors that enclose an inside of a game-release box.
|System and method for powered railcar doors|
Systems and methods for powered rail car doors are disclosed. In one embodiment, a system includes a first door assembly operable to at least partially cover an opening of a rail car.
|Twin-door thrust reverser|
A thrust reverser for aircraft turbojet engine nacelle includes at least one upstream door and a downstream door. The upstream and downstream doors move in concert between a direct jet position and a reverse jet position.
|Windows and doors assembly structure having a joint portion of 45 degrees|
Accordingly, since the horizontal bar and the vertical bar are simply attached to and/or detached from each other, it is easy to install and repair the window/door. Further, since the thickness of the horizontal bar and the vertical bar is able to be minimized, the window/door is light in weight.
|Seal members for thin-panel swinging doors|
A seal member (20) for selectively sealing the space between a thin swinging door panel (23l) and an adjacent structure (21l), includes: a u-shaped portion (33) adapted to embrace a marginal end portion of the panel adjacent the end face, having a web (34) arranged to face toward the panel end face, having a first and second legs (35, 37) extending away from the web; a boss or lug (53) extending outwardly from the u-shaped portion in a direction away from the proximate panel surface; a first seal lip (42) having proximal portion (43) extending outwardly from the boss or lug and away from the proximate leg, and a second seal lip (39) extending away from the web. The seal lips have a distal marginal end portions (41, 44) adapted to selectively engage portions of the adjacent structure when the door is moved to its closed position..
|Door arrester for vehicle doors of motor vehicles|
A door arrester for vehicle doors of motor vehicles, comprising a retaining part for fastening to a door or door pillar and a housing. A door retaining bar passes through a through-opening in the housing in a longitudinally displaceable manner.
|Train guidance-display system and train guidance-display method|
After latest door opening-side information is received from an operational management server on a ground after a train starts an operation, train-information managing apparatuses output the door opening-side information to display control apparatuses as guidance data, the display control apparatuses create video data indicating an opening side of doors for all stops at least between a next stop and a terminal station of the train using the door opening-side information, and displays perform display using the video data.. .
|Orientation of mobile device measuring earth's magnetic field indoors|
There is provided an apparatus configured to: acquire earth's magnetic field, emf, measurement results indicating the emf measured by a mobile device in a building, wherein the emf measurements are performed by the mobile device in an unknown three-dimensional orientation in a three-dimensional coordinate system of a person carrying the mobile device along a movement direction of the person; acquire motion data of the mobile device, wherein the motion data is measured by at least one inertial measurement unit comprised in the mobile device; determine at least one angle estimate of a difference between the three-dimensional orientation of the mobile device and at least one dominant movement direction on the basis of at least one feature related to the at least one dominant movement direction of the mobile device; and adjust the acquired emf measurement results on the basis of the determined at least one angle estimate.. .
|Thrust reverser system with translating-rotating blocker doors and method of operation|
A thrust reverser system and operation suitable for turbofan engines. Blocker doors of the thrust reverser system have stowed positions in which each door is disposed between a fixed structure and a translating cowl of the engine.
|Raised litter tray enclosure with sliding sub-floor|
A raised and sealed litter tray enclosure appropriate for placement indoors or connected to the exterior of a dwelling. The raised litter enclosure improves ergonomics during maintenance and cleaning by raising the litter tray/s and placing them on ball bearing drawer slides.
|Framework serving as structural support and utility space|
A framework for a building structure. The framework is constructed of two open-walled structures, an inner core structure and an outer core structure.
|Trailer door seal|
A one-piece seal is used between the rear doors of a semi-trailer truck and the rear frame of the truck, the seal having a good compression set resistance. The seal is made from multiple extrusion members that are fused, welded, or otherwise integrally, monolithically connected at corner joints to form a central opening.
|Module unit for opening and closing of wings|
A modular unit for opening and closing doors, in particular of motor vehicles, includes a first module which has at least one actuating unit and a second module which has at least one lock assembly. The first module and the second module are coupled together via a coupling member in order to actuate a lock of the lock assembly when the first module, in particular the actuating unit, is actuated in order to initiate the opening and/or closing procedure of the door.
|Sliding door structure having sliding doors and pivoting doors|
A sliding panel structure. The sliding panel structure includes a frame having an upper support track and a lower guide rail.
|Security insert panels for sliding glass doors and windows|
Security insert panels for sliding glass doors and windows. The panels include rigid elements appropriately spaced to allow air ventilation and to prevent human entry.
|Joints for shutter frames and methods for forming same|
A louvered shutter panel, such as for windows and doors, includes a pair of spaced-apart stiles, each stile having a longitudinally extending groove. The groove in each stile includes a first portion having a first cross-sectional shape and an adjacent second portion having a second cross-sectional shape.
|Frame with fasteners securing aligned members and methods for forming same|
A frame assembly for windows and doors includes a pair of side members and a pair of generally parallel cross members, each extending along a unique member axis. The cross members include a first frame portion and a second frame portion that extend generally along the member axis and are connected by a camming fastener that draws together and secures the first and second frame portions.
|Vehicle doors closer and working unit for a vehicle doors closer|
Disclosed is a vehicle doors closer comprising a working unit of a vehicle doors closer, comprising a housing, having at least two mounts with clamping holes; at least two guiding elements fixed within the housing; a movable rack with a lock plate, placed within the housing of the door closer so as to move along the guiding elements; an actuation mechanism, transmission element transmitting power from the actuation mechanism to the working unit, connected with one end to the movable rack with a lock plate of the working unit, and connected to the actuation mechanism with the other end; a state detector; a control unit; and a bracket placed on the car body.. .
|Universal system for mounting rack doors|
A mount for mounting a door to rack includes a plate including a first end and a second end opposite the first end, and a hinge arm adjustably coupled with the plate and extending at an angle from a first side of the plate adjacent to the first end, the hinge arm including a door pin receptacle to receive a door pin therein for coupling the door to the rack via the plate.. .
|Apparatus to interface a boarding bridge and a low doorsill airplane|
Provided is an apparatus to interface a boarding bridge having a first deck and an airplane having a second deck. The apparatus includes a lower-frame assembly, upper-frame assembly, bridge gangplank assembly, and airplane gangplank assembly.
|Kitchenware with thermochromic and photochromic inks applied in high visibility areas as thermal state indicator mechanism|
Kitchenware comprising thermochromic and photochromic inks in zones of high visibility for the user are disclosed, as a mechanism to know by simple observation their thermal state (cold or hot), independently if said kitchenware is used outdoors (under sunlight exposure) or in enclosed areas. Said kitchenware corresponds to pots, frying pans, cooking pots, pressure cookers or any other kitchen utensil whose use may be outdoors or in enclosed areas and implies direct or indirect contact with a thermal energy source.
|Articles including anticondensation and/or low-e coatings and/or methods of making the same|
Certain example embodiments of this invention relate to articles including anticondensation and/or low-e coatings that are exposed to an external environment, and/or methods of making the same. In certain example embodiments, the anticondensation and/or low-e coatings may be survivable in an outside environment.
|Adjustable storage system|
An adjustable storage system provides a space efficient system of storage cabinets. The system includes a rectangular base platform with a pair of primary rails running along the length of the base platform.
|Access port for containers with doors|
An access port for installation on a door of a container is disclosed in kit form, and as an installation on a container. The access port is installed on a container surface, such as a door, close to a latch, lock, handle, release or other device utilized to close and hold the container door closed from the outside.
|Horizontal reinforcement bar|
A horizontal reinforcement bar for new and existing sectional garage doors. The horizontal reinforcement bar will increase the wind load resistance of the sectional garage door.
|Portable, collapsible, human shelter for outdoors, and a method of assembling, and using the same|
The present invention relates generally to an improved, portable, collapsible, human shelter for outdoors, and a method of assembling, and using the same. More particularly, the invention encompasses an apparatus for providing shelter for humans and animals, which is portable, collapsible, and easily transportable from location to location, and can be quickly assembled, and disassembled.
A portable barbecue apparatus (1) comprises a base unit (2) adapted to contain a source of heat, a support structure (6) for the base unit by which the base unit (2) can be mounted outdoors for use, and a plurality of cooking units (3, 4, 5) selectively mountable on the base unit for achieving different types of cooking. A user of the barbecue apparatus (1) is able to attach one or more cooking units (3, 4, 5) to the base unit (2) depending on the required cooking activity.
A refrigerator includes a body, a storage compartment provided in the body, a door to open and close the storage compartment, an icemaker provided to one side of the storage compartment, an ice bucket provided under the icemaker, and a crusher provided to the rear surface of the door and having an inlet disposed under the outlet of the ice bucket when the door is closed. The crusher may be provided separately from the ice bucket and may independently mounted and detached to and from the rear surface of the door.
|System, apparatus, and method for a virtual blocker|
A virtual blocker door for use in an aircraft thrust reverser is provided. The virtual blocker door may be capable of creating a wall of air to inhibit fan air flow through a fan air duct.
|Aligning shaft doors of an elevator|
An elevator shaft door sill installation apparatus includes first and second assembly jig parts mounted at gage guide rails and a laser arranged at one of the parts for aligning the sill in the vertical direction. The alignment of the sill in the horizontal direction is undertaken with a line set including at least two lines, a first line having a first run extending from the first part to a first sill corner and from there by a second run to the second part, and a second line extending from the second part to a second sill corner.
|Pickup truck storage compartments with exterior access doors|
Storage compartments are formed in the bed of a pickup truck using a bed liner and doors in the exterior side panels of the truck bed. The bed liner includes sidewall containers that define the storage compartments.
|Duct cleaning clamp and duct cleaning access door|
The present invention is directed to a magnetic duct cleaning hose clamp for attaching an airflow hose to a hvac duct to be cleaned. The improved duct cleaning hose clamp includes: a planar clamp base; a plurality of magnets arranged around the periphery of the back surface of the clamp base; a compressible sealing member located between the magnetic attachment pads on the back surface of the clamp base; at least one handle portion extending from the front surface of the clamp base; a duct cleaning hose mounting portion protruding from the front surface of the clamp base; and a duct cleaning hose mounting portion defining an airflow aperture which is in fluid communication with a remote hvac duct cleaning base unit.
|Furniture line and method and system for providing customization thereof|
A furniture line featuring a table which is customizable and suited for confined and irregular spaces such as balconies, decks or outdoors which line can be easily assembled or disassembled essentially by hand and available affordably with a variety of selectable tops, shapes and applications. The table features a skeletal frame arrangement with universal top mounts, selectable curved tubular or rod like legs, at least one and preferably two hub couplers or tubular leg and pedestal base, and optional rotatable or slide on levelers for uneven surfaces.
|Stoppers for doors and/or windows|
A door and/or window stopper includes two branches each having a contour tapering toward a tip and further includes a coupling body, which is at least partially made of rubber or a flexible, rubber-like thermoplastic material or elastomer, wherein at least outer surfaces of the branches have a relatively high friction coefficient. The two branches have inner surfaces, which are connected to each other in a connecting region and extend away from each other outward to tips of the branches the two branches are connected to each other by way of a connecting body and disposed in a v-shaped manner.
|Cooling device for power storage device and cooling control method for power storage device|
A vehicle includes a power storage device, an air blower, and a control device. The air blower sucks air in the vehicle interior of the vehicle and blows cooling air to the power storage device.
|High intensity light-emitting diode luminaire assembly|
A low-cost, efficient, high intensity led luminaire (hill) assembly for use indoors or outdoors in wet, damp, or dry environments. In various embodiments, the hill assembly can be powered by a universal ac or a dc electrical supply and can operate in a temperature range from about −40° c.
|Advanced detector system and method using forward three-dimensional induced polarization method for tbm construction tunnel|
Disclosed is an advanced detector system and method using a forward three-dimensional induced polarization method for a tbm (tunnel boring machine) construction tunnel. A narrow detection space of a full-face excavated tunnel is fully used, a controller controls doors of a source and measuring electrode compartment and a shielding electrode compartment to open and controls a corresponding hydraulic delivery device to automatically and quickly arrange a source electrode system, a measuring electrode system and a shielding electrode system.
A refrigerator includes a body, a first door rotatably coupled to one side of the body, and a second door rotatably coupled to the other side of the body. Both the first door and the second door having pocket portions disposed at rear sides of the doors so as to store food.
|Carrier for infant car seat|
A carrier for an infant car seat includes a lower support unit, two pairs of position adjusting units connected with the lower support unit, two pairs of angle adjusting units connected with the position adjusting units, and a pair of upper support bars connected with the angle adjusting units. An infant car seat is placed and supported between the upper support bars.
|Decoy and camera stake|
A stake which can be screwed into the ground to hold a device such as a water fowl decoy or a trail camera in position primarily for use out doors. The stake includes a helical coil at one end for fixedly and removably attaching that end of the stake into the ground by screwing the helical coil into the ground.
|Grill and fireplace coombination with portability options|
A combination manufactured grill and fireplace/cooker with an upper lidded grill cooking grated area and a lower fuel burning fireplace/cooking area. The fireplace open section, where access doors can be placed, gives access to place, attend and remove fuel burning sources, including gas logs and food items.
|40mm door-breaching grenade|
The invention provides a short-range, self-propelled, non-fragmenting breaching device to breach a wide variety of doors and barricades with high efficiency, high gunner safety and low collateral damage. The invention also provides a method of preparing the breaching device and a method of breaching a target using the breaching device..
|End caps for lock cylinders|
Systems, methods and devices relating to lock assemblies for doors are disclosed. The lock assemblies include an end cap that couples a tail piece, cam or other latch operating mechanism to the plug of the lock assembly so that the latch operating mechanism rotates with rotation of the plug to operate a latch.
|Integrated industrial door control and reporting system and method|
A system for integrating industrial doors into a total system for monitoring and control of a building, warehouse or group of buildings. Controllers for each door motor have absolute position shaft encoders that provide the exact shaft position to a controller system that allows real-time control of torque and current.
|Relay attack prevention for passive entry passive start (peps) vehicle security systems|
A passive entry passive start (peps) vehicle security system configured to thwart a relay attack on the system. The system includes one or more ultra wideband transceivers (uwbx) installed on a vehicle and configured to transmit a request pulse at a request time.
|Cabinets and mirrors selectively mounted on hinges supporting roomdoors on door frames, hinges for such mountings, and methods for so mounting|
A cabinet and a door are each provided with hinge sets having hinge parts secured thereto so that they can be separately mounted on the same hinge parts that are mounted on a door frame and are connected by a hinge pin for each hinge set that support the door on the door frame, using a single hinge pin for and as a part of each hinge set. The cabinet or other storage units may be mounted via various types of brackets, such as a 180 degree bracket, curved bracket, flat bract and so forth.
|Door latch security devices and related methods|
Door latch security devices for maintaining doors closed may comprise latch engagement arms configured to obstruct a swinging arm of a door latch from disengaging from a fixed bar of the door latch. A support member may be connected to the latch engagement arms.
|Internal locking mechanism for an externally locked door|
An apparatus with a fixed plate and a lock blocking bracket is used to lock doors that can only be locked from outside. The fixed plate has a knob guide opening, a recessed track, and an arm guide opening.
|Mobile sanitary unit for accommodating at least two sanitary facilites|
A collapsible, mobile sanitary unit for accommodating sanitary facilities such as toilets showers and washbasins, the unit including a bottom, a circumferential wall, a roof element, and a partition subdividing the interior space into separate compartments, the unit further includes doors for accessing the compartments, and the wall including pivotally connected wall elements arranged to pivot to collapse the unit to reduce the wall height thereof.. .
|Biometric security apparatus for access and control of a physical locking storage unit|
A biometric security apparatus for use with a plurality of server cabinet enclosures is described herein. Each cabinet enclosure is configured with at least one electromechanical lock and a corresponding door.
|Measurements of earth's magnetic field indoors|
Store the set of emf measurement results off-line into a memory buffer coupled to the apparatus; and upon detecting a predefined triggering condition, cause a transfer of the stored set of emf measurement results to a database entity.. .
|Refrigerator and household electrical appliance service system using same|
A refrigerator includes refrigerator body having a plurality of storage rooms, a plurality of doors that open and close the plurality of storage rooms, and rfid tag that performs proximity communication. In addition, rfid tag is provided on the uppermost door among a plurality of doors.
|Air curtain hvac system|
An improved hvac system is provided for the delivery of a temperature controlled air supply via one or more air curtains provided at windows, doors and walls. The air curtains create a double layer of insulation over the surface of a window, door or wall.
|Instructional displays and methods for an exercise machine|
A device for motivating a user of an exercise machine while working out indoors. The device includes an exercise machine, a display connected to the exercise machine, a processor, and a sensor.
|Chair with cold protection hand pockets|
A chair with cold protection hand pockets includes a chair body having a seat, a backrest upward extended from a rear edge of the seat, and two armrests located above two lateral side of the seat; and a base located below the chair body to support the seat at a predetermined height from the ground. Two cold protection hand pockets are provided on front ends of the two armrests.
The disclosure is directed at a portable building able to transition between a collapsed transport condition and an assembled condition, the portable building including a rear wall; a pair of side walls attached to the rear wall, the side wall including a hinged wall section, an end section, a side folding mechanism intermediate the hinged wall section and the end section for folding the hinged wall section along the end section; a front wall comprising a pair of outer doors; a pair of front folding mechanisms intermediate the outer doors and the respective side walls for folding each outer door along the respective side wall; a plurality of sliding roof trusses slidably engaged with the pair of side walls such that the plurality of sliding roof trusses can slide from a dispersed state along the pair of side walls to a collapsed state; and a roof mounted over at least a portion of the plurality of sliding roof trusses.. .
|Intermediate member for extending the depth of a window or door and window or door constructed with same|
A window or door is constructed to accept one or more intermediate pieces which may be used for adjusting the depth of the window or door. The intermediate piece includes, on one side, a first hook and an outrigger, and on the other side, a second hook and structure defining an outrigger receiving slot.
|Positive seal coupling system|
An apparatus for assembling a positive seal coupling and a pipe, including a frame, a stationary block assembly attached to the frame and having coupling gripping doors, and a traveling block assembly slidably attached to the frame and having pipe gripping doors. Two hydraulic ram cylinders are attached to the frame that have ram cylinder rods attached to the traveling block assembly so that the hydraulic ram cylinders can move the traveling block assembly toward the stationary block assembly.
|Seamless transition from outdoor to indoor mapping|
Techniques are described for seamlessly transitioning from a map that displays out-of-doors elements to a map that displays indoor elements, in response to detecting a transition event. The transition event may be, for example, that a navigation system that is generating the out-of-doors map has moved to an indoors location.
|Security devices for doors|
A door security device for preventing opening of a door. A first device includes a bar that seats against a doorframe on opposite sides of the door and a clamp that clasps a door latch and applies a force to draw the bar against the doorframe while pulling the door latch toward the bar.
A screen assembly for removing particulates from a fluid in a well bore said well bore being provided with a tubing for transport of fluids inside the tube, said tube being provided with sliding sleeve doors through which the fluids flow from the well bore external the tube and into the tube. The screen assembly comprises a filter arranged external the tubing and covering the sliding sleeve doors, such that the filter prevents particles above a predefined size from entering through the sliding sleeve doors: the screen assembly further comprises a supportive tube having apertures allowing well bore fluids to pass.
|Foldable door stop|
A hinged two-part doorstop wedge that can be folded into a generally flat or collapsed configuration, and which can be unfolded and deployed in an elevated configuration for placement on the ground near a door so as to stop the motion of the door. The doorstop includes pivotally coupled first and second hinge elements, wherein in the fully collapsed configuration the first hinge element and the second hinge element have generally coplanar upper and lower surfaces, and when in the elevated configuration the top side of the first hinge element is angled upwardly to engage the bottom rail of a door..
|Articles including anticondensation coatings and/or methods of making the same|
Certain example embodiments of this invention relate to articles including anticondensation coatings that are exposed to an external environment, and/or methods of making the same. In certain example embodiments, the anticondensation coatings may be survivable in an outside environment.
|In line sterilizer|
A sterilization system includes a plurality of modular gas impermeable chambers separable by doors movable between an open position in which gas may flow freely between the adjacent chambers and a closed position in which gas flow between the adjacent chambers is prevented. A conveyor system carries objects between the chambers.
|Door for a thrust reverser with doors|
A door for a door-type thrust reverser is pivotally mounted on a stationary structure of a thrust reverser. The door includes an inner surface integrated to a flow path of an air flow generated by a turbojet engine, an outer surface providing an outer aerodynamic continuity of a nacelle equipped with the thrust reverser, a spoiler to deflect the air flow disposed at an upstream end of the door, and an actuator actuating the spoiler.