|| List of recent Doors-related patents
|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.
|Systems, devices, and/or methods for managing swinging doors|
Certain exemplary embodiments can provide a strike plate adapted to receive bolts of latching and locking door hardware on a door. The strike plate can comprise a rigid material.
|Portable storefront vendor cart|
A portable, collapsible vending cart which can be used to vend disparate items in a variety of environments. The cart is adaptable to accommodate vendors of a wide variety of products, and provides an apparatus which is in compliance with most state regulations for vending carts.
|Trilitary pac a backpack, hammock & tent|
The trilitary pac is a fold up backpack with pockets, hammock with bug netting, hammock tent and a two man tent. It is sewn all together (except for the tent poles and detachable backpack straps, vest and tent doors).
|Door operating system|
A door operating system or door opening and closing apparatus comprising at least one motive source, a linkage assembly and a door. Preferred door operating systems will include two linkage assemblies, two doors and two motive sources, one for each door.
|Movable mosquito screen, particularly for windows, doors and the like|
A movable mosquito screen, particularly for windows, doors and the like, which comprises a fine mesh net which is provided with a substantially perimetric frame, which can be installed in an opening in an element of the type of a wall and the like, comprises a fixed box, which is coupled to an edge of the net and is associated stably with a corresponding margin of the opening, and a movable box, which is fixed on the side opposite to the net and can perform a translational motion on command, along a direction which is substantially perpendicular to the fixed box, for transition from a first configuration, in which the net is substantially gathered around the fixed box, to a second configuration, in which the net is extended so as to block the opening, and vice versa, the frame comprises at least one flexible tape.. .
|Pet training apparatus and waste receptacle|
A pet training apparatus and waste receptacle that allows a pet to simulate urinating outdoors in an indoors environment. A base frame supports a grated cover on which a permeable sheet is positioned.
|Gas adsorbing and sound absorbing composite structure of activated charcoal-wooden material composites for improving indoor air quality and removing radon gas, and manufacturing method thereof|
This invention is about an activated charcoal-wooden composites or charcoal-wooden composites and its manufacturing method, which is composed of fancy natural veneered wooden material as a surface layer, activated charcoal board or charcoal board as a central layer and wooden material with round boring holes as a back layer, and especially, which contains both the lined grooves of the surface layer and the round boring holes perforated through the back layer, and also in the function, the activated charcoal-wooden composites or charcoal-wooden composites takes the hidden gas adsorbing room in one or above of each layer, through which many gases can be adsorbed into either one or both sides of the central layer, that is, the above hidden gas adsorbing room can not only adsorb radon gas which comes from the ground or wall of building itself, but also can simultaneously adsorb various harmful gases indoors.. .
|Np-eifs non-permissive exterior insulation and finish systems concept technology and details|
A new concept wall system is provided, wherein the exterior insulation and finish system cladding is created using components with no water absorption, a very low vapor permeability and sealing properties, accommodated with an installation technology which extend the materials properties to the assembly, together with bonding and sealing the intersections and terminations, creating a non-permissive to water and vapor diffusion, exterior insulation and finish system (np-eifs). The present invention relates to an eifs cladding having two air and vapor barriers, one applied to the substrate, a continuous liquid membrane with sheathing joints sealed to be moisture barrier for inside vapors, and an exterior weather and vapor barrier which is created using closed cell extruded polystyrene insulation boards, special assembled with joints sealed, to create a non-permissive insulation envelope of the enclosure.
|Delayed-activation, hydration maintenance apparatus and method|
A composite, time-delayed, polymer-coated, granulated material for maintaining hydration in plants is formulated to delay acceptance of water in order to operate in drilling, plugging, and disking equipment used for aeration, soil amendment, or both. Whether potted or outdoors, whether relying on a third-material binder or a small, hydrated portion of the polymer itself as a binder, the material may be injected or otherwise placed below the surface of soils.
|Self contained plant watering apparatus|
A self contained watering apparatus may be buried within the soil in a conventional decorative pot or outdoors in the ground adjacent a plant(s) to be watered. A container for water serves as the source of water and includes a tube for refilling the container.
|Athlete speed prediction method using data from attached inertial measurement unit|
An apparatus and method for calculating athlete speed non-invasively, on the field/court of play using data from a torso-mounted inertial measurement unit. The method complements existing, gps-based methods for calculating athlete speed by enabling use in environments where gps signal is unavailable (i.e.
|Composite metal surface|
A composite metal surface that looks metallic, but permits effective transmission of an electromagnetic field. The composite metal surface can be integrated into various electronic equipment, such as telephones, remote controls, battery doors, keyboards, mice, game controllers, cameras, laptops, inductive power supplies, and essentially any other electronic equipment.
A vehicle includes a cargo area having folding seats and rear doors. The rear doors are provided with a seat stopper on an inner side.
|Rear-mounted aerodynamic structure for truck cargo bodies|
This invention provides a foldable/retractable and unfoldable/deployable, rearwardly tapered aerodynamic assembly for use on the rear trailer bodies and other vehicles that accommodate dual swing-out doors. The aerodynamic assembly includes a right half mounted on the right hand door and a left half mounted on a left hand door.
|Highly safe control mechanism for a device for the sealed transfer between two closed spaces|
A control mechanism for a device for the sealed transfer between a chamber and a container, affording a very high level of safety, comprising bolts able to open the doors in complete safety, and a protective bolt (92) able to prevent an opening movement if an attempt is made to remove the container.. .
|Portable snow sports equipment locker|
A portable snow sports equipment locker is disclosed. The portable snow sports equipment locker features a varying depth and tapered shape.
|Inventory storage and dispensing mechanism|
A vending arrangement for computerized vending machines, retail displays, automated retail stores, utilizes a centralized, robotic gantry associated with companion modules for vending selectable products. The modularized design enables deployment of half-sized or full-sized machines.
|Window as solar hvac portal|
Described are a cooperating solar energy collector panel and an energy converter, at least one of which is adapted to fit within a window opening. Preferably, the solar collector panel and/or energy converter are movable into or within the window opening to allow for the window to still be able to open to let in fresh air, or be free from obstruction to permit entry of light or a view to the outdoors when the solar collector panel and/or energy converter are not in use.
|Arresting and interlocking unit for a partition wall system, as well as a partition wall system|
An adjusting and interlocking unit for displaceable and pivotable doors and/or walls, which are guided to be movable at and/or in a roller rail via rollers, includes an upper part, attachable to the roller rail, a central part attachable to a movable carriage profile of a door respectively of a wall, and a lower part attachable to the door, respectively to the wall. A locking element allows for releasing or interlocking the doors and/or wall..
|Damping device for furniture doors|
A damping device for furniture doors includes a damping cylinder longitudinally displaceably mounted in a recess of a damper housing including a cylinder housing and a piston rod and forming a stop for the furniture door. The cylinder housing is longitudinally displaceably mounted in the recess of the damper housing, the recess being formed as a hole, the end thereof protruding out of the damper housing forming a stop for the furniture door.
|Position compensation device using visible light communication and method thereof|
The present invention relates to a position compensation device using visible light communication and a method thereof. To this end, the present invention receives a visible light signal which includes lighting position information from a lighting device to extract the lighting position information from the received visible light signal, and calculates a compensated position of a position compensation device by using the extracted lighting position information if a request for position compensation exists, thereby providing an exact position of a user indoors..
|Power measuring system, power measuring device information synchronizing method, and power consumption display method|
A power measuring system according to an embodiment includes a power measuring device configured to measure power consumption of a measurement target provided indoors. The power measuring system includes a gateway provided indoors, communicably connectable to the power measuring device, and including a managing unit configured to manage first power measuring device information indicating the measurement target.
|Secure keyless entry system|
A secure keyless entry system integrates into an existing motorized garage door opening system to replace the one button transmitters typically placed in a vehicle. The one button transmitters are replaced with remote modules having alpha numeric key pads.
|Oven appliance with dual opening doors|
The present subject matter provides an oven appliance. The oven appliance includes a pair of doors.
|Systems and methods for making flush architectural doors using post-consumer materials|
A method for forming a flush architectural wooden door using at least one post-consumer material includes collecting a previously-used door from a collection site. The previously-used door includes a core having a first major surface, a second major surface opposite to the first major surface, and a perimeter extending around the opposing major surfaces.
|Device for attachment of doors of an aircraft|
The present invention relates to the attachment structure for the doors of an aircraft with the use of an adjustable door engaging fitting (5), attached to the base bracket (8), and the said bracket is attached to a member of the frame (1) of door surrounding. The said invention facilitates assembly and adjustment of the doors..
|Polyhedral physical and athletic training module, methods of making and using the same, and coaching and training systems including the same|
A training module, training system, and methods of monitoring physical activity and making a training module are disclosed. The training module includes a compressible article having a polyhedral outer surface, a motion detector that detects compressive and rotational movement of the compressible article, a controller that determines a number of compressions and a number of rotations of the compressible article, and a signal transmitter that transmits data to a mobile electronic device.
|Sealing multiple surgical instruments|
In accordance with aspects of the present invention, an instrument is provided. An instrument seal according to some embodiments includes a seal body that can be captured between an upper part and a lower part of an instrument guide; and openings in the seal body that align with channels on the instrument guide, wherein the seal body seals against doors in the lower part and an instrument shaft inserted through the openings..
|Sealing multiple surgical instruments|
In accordance with aspects of the present invention, an instrument guide is provided. An instrument guide according to some embodiments of the present invention includes a channel portion, the channel portion including a plurality of channels through which surgical instruments can be inserted; a lower part mechanically fixed to the channel portion, the lower part including doors to seal each of the channels; an upper part, the upper part mechanically attached to the lower part and including a funnel for guiding the instruments into the plurality of channels; and one or more seals fixed between the upper part and the lower part, the seal(s) having openings corresponding to the channels and sealing against the doors when the doors are closed and sealing against surgical instruments when surgical instruments are inserted into the channels..
|Sealing multiple surgical instruments|
A cannula seal is presented. The cannula seal includes a cross-slit seal that can include a side wall that includes folded sidewalls; slits that are formed by the folded sidewalls when the cross-slit seal is in a closed position; and a concave end surface at the slits.
|Inferring placement of mobile electronic devices|
A “placement detector” enables handheld or mobile electronic devices such as phones, media players, tablets, etc., to infer their current position or placement. Placement inference is performed by evaluating one or more sensors associated with the device relative to one or more trained probabilistic models to infer device relative to a user.
|Method and apparatus for mobile device localization|
Because gps does not work indoors, mobile electronics devices that use gps for activities do not work inside a building. An embodiment of the present invention is uses ultrasonic tone generators in each room.
|Fan array backflow preventer|
A backflow preventer for use in a multiple fan array system that draws air from an inlet area and expels it into a discharge area includes a main body defining an open front end and an open rear end and is adapted for attachment to a fan of the fan array system adjacent an inlet of the fan. Doors are attached to the main body and configured for movement between an open position in which air is permitted to enter through the open front end and a closed position in which the doors block the open front end and air is prevented from entering through the open front end.
|Mine airlock system and method|
The present disclosure is directed to systems and methods for facilitating the control of air through a mine passageway. In one example, there is provided a mine airlock.
|Vehicle door closure cabin pressure relief system|
An active pressure relief system for a vehicle cabin in response to a cabin-door closure. An air-extractor may be configured to open when a cabin-door is opened, and remain open until the last of a number of cabin-doors are closed.
|Work vehicle hvac control based on operator seat direction|
An hvac control system for directing the flow of air in a work vehicle's hvac system responds to the orientation of a rotating seat within the work vehicle's cabin. The seat may rotate between at least two operational positions, such that the operator of the work vehicle may control a forward or a rearward implement.
|Air extractor to reduce closing effort|
An air extractor optimized for reducing closing efforts when closing a vehicle door is provided. The air extractor includes one or more openings that allow air flow between the passenger compartment of the vehicle and the vehicle exterior.