|| List of recent Longitudinal Axis-related patents
| Valve suturing and implantation procedures|
A prosthesis for implantation at a native semilunar valve includes a prosthetic distal valve, which includes a pliant material configured to collapse inwardly towards a longitudinal axis of the prosthesis during diastole, and to open outwardly during systole, and a distal fixation member configured to be positioned in a downstream artery of the subject. The apparatus also includes a proximal fixation member coupled to the distal fixation member, and configured to be positioned at least partially on a ventricular side of the native semilunar valve.
| Bone plate system and method|
A bone plate system and method for implanting the bone plate. The bone plate may include a head portion and a shaft portion, the shaft portion having a longitudinal axis and comprising a plurality of discrete aperture clusters.
| Interspinous process implant having pin driven engagement arms|
An interspinous process implant comprising an elongated body defining a longitudinal axis and an interior cavity. The implant includes engagement members movable between a first position stowed within the interior cavity and a second position deployed from the interior cavity.
| Highly articulated probes with anti-twist link arrangement, methods of formation thereof, and methods of performing medical procedures|
An articulating probe, comprises a first mechanism including a first link comprising a first longitudinal axis, a first articulation surface and a first motion-limiting element; and a second link comprising a second longitudinal axis, a second articulation surface and a second motion-limiting element. An articulation joint comprises the first articulation surface and the second articulation surface and constructed and arranged to allow two degree-of-freedom articulation of the second link relative to the first link.
| Portable stand-alone device, particularly suitable for use in surgery, micro-component handling and the like|
The invention relates to a portable stand-alone device (1), particularly suitable for use in surgery, micro-component handling and the like. The invention comprises: a micro-tool that can be removably coupled to a main casing (3); and actuation means for handling the micro-tool (2), associated with servomotors.
| Surgical instrument with articulation indicator|
An apparatus for operating on tissue has a body, an elongate shaft, and an end effector. The elongate shaft extends distally from the body.
| Catheter positioning system|
A catheter positioning system includes a catheter needle assembly comprising a catheter having a permanent hub and a needle carried in the catheter lumen. A releasable clamp is used to compress the catheter against the needle to prevent axial movement of one relative to the other.
| Injection device|
The invention relates to an injection device (1) comprising a housing (2) having an abutment surface (5) provided near a proximal end, said abutment surface extending at least partially around a perimeter of said housing and at least one engagement structure (6) provided at the abutment surface, wherein the injection device further comprises: a cap (7) provided with an opening (10) at a distal end (9); wherein a first lifting pole (11) is pivotally arranged within the cap, said first lifting pole being pivotally connected to the cap and being arranged to bear against the abutment surface in a fully attached position on the housing; and wherein relative rotational movement between the cap and the housing around a longitudinal axis will cause a distal end of the first lifting pole to engage with the engagement structure thus causing axial displacement of the cap relative to the housing towards a detached position of the cap.. .
| Inserter for tubular medical implant devices|
An inserter is provided for inserting a tubular medical implant device into tissue. The inserter includes a rigid rod extending along a longitudinal axis.
| Transmission device for embossing rollers|
Transmission device for embossing rollers, comprising a pin (31) destined to be axially inserted into one end (100) of an embossing roller (1), the said pin (31) being motorized to drag the embossing roller (1) in rotation when it is inserted in said end (100). The said pin (31) is supported by elastic means (m1, m2,g) which allow its automatic alignment with a longitudinal axis (r) of the said end (100) of the embossing roller (1) during insertion of the pin (31) into the same end (100)..
| Transformable construction toy|
A toy construction set includes a plurality of interconnecting toy construction pieces, the pieces being connectable to build a toy that reversibly transforms between a first toy form and a second toy form, the first toy form defining a longitudinal axis in a first plane and the second toy form defining a longitudinal axis in a second plane that has a surface normal that is different from a surface normal of the first plane; and a bidirectional transformation module. The bidirectional transformation module includes a body defining a first connector and a second connector, the first connector coupled to a first piece included in the plurality of interconnecting toy construction pieces, and the second connector coupled to a second piece included in the plurality of interconnecting toy construction pieces; and a flexible portion between the first and second connectors..
| Device and method for the coating of a surface area of a gap in the coating of a pipeline|
The present invention is for coating a surface area of a gap in the coating of a pipeline, said surface area having a length along the central longitudinal axis of the pipeline and a width of at least part of the circumference of the pipeline. The device according to the invention comprises: a frame (3); a spray nozzle support element (33) supporting a number of spray nozzles (35); a linear motion mechanism (39) configured for translating the spray nozzle support element relative to the frame and parallel to a longitudinal axis of the frame (9); and support members (15,16,17,19) configured for arranging the frame stationary relative to the pipeline (13) with said longitudinal axis of said frame coinciding with the central longitudinal axis (9) of the pipeline;.
| Closing unit for an injection molding machine|
A closing unit for an injection molding machine includes a substantially c-shaped machine frame, to the first leg of which is mounted a stationary mold mounting plate and to the second leg of which is mounted a closing mechanism for driving a moveable mold mounting plate. The free ends of the legs of the machine frame are deformed under the influence of the closing force occurring during the closing operation.
| Dual displacement fluid level control pump|
A pump for exchange of fluid between an apparatus reservoir and a reserve reservoir. The pump may have an elongated tubular body with a central bore with a reservoir end portion, an inlet end portion and an intermediate barrel portion.
| Locking arrangement for a wind turbine and wind turbine having such locking arrangement|
A locking arrangement comprises a locking member having a longitudinal axis that is contained in a working plane where shear forces are concentrated when the locking member is in a locking position. The working plane is arranged substantially parallel to the axis of rotation of the parts to be locked when in said locking position in which at least one part of the wind turbine is prevented from being rotated relative to at least another part around said axis of rotation.
| Method for transporting a curved wind turbine blade and associated transportation device|
A method of transporting a wind turbine blade with a curved central longitudinal axis includes loading the wind turbine blade onto a transportation device including first and second support bearings. The wind turbine blade is loaded in a first orientation in which the curved central longitudinal axis is located in a generally vertical plane.
| Method for producing a toothing|
A method for producing a toothing on an in particular round workpiece, wherein the teeth are produced by a shaping method using a tool which moves along a path which is controlled by a lifting cam and in the case of which an exchange movement that runs substantially in the radial direction of the workpiece follows a downward movement which runs in the axial direction of the workpiece and serves to produce the tooth flanks, wherein the exchange movement is superimposed with a downward movement such that a curved path is produced during the exchange, is characterized in that the relative rake angle γrel of the tool (200) does not fall below a minimum rake angle γmin which corresponds to the rake angle γ of the tool (200), the rake angle γ being reduced by the angle δ between the longitudinal axis of the workpiece and the direction vector of the tool movement.. .
| Step drill|
A step drill bit has a cutting head defining a longitudinal axis and having a plurality of steps having different effective diameters. First and second cutting edges are formed in the cutting head.
| Omnidirectional lamp|
Various examples of a lamp that produces omnidirectional light are described. The lamp may include a light-emission module.
| Three dimensional scanning apparatuses and methods for adjusting three dimensional scanning apparatuses|
A three dimensional scanning apparatuses and methods of calibrating such apparatuses. The apparatus included a camera moveable along a first longitudinal axis, and a projector moveable along a second longitudinal axis which is parallel or coincident with the first longitudinal axis.
| Modular resistivity sensor for downhole measurement while drilling|
A modular resistivity sensor disposable in a drillstring having a drill bit on a distal end for drilling a wellbore in a formation, includes a sensor body having a longitudinal axis radially offset from a longitudinal axis of the drillstring, one or more transmitting coil antennas disposed along a length of the sensor body, one or more receiving coil antennas disposed along a length of the sensor body, and a calibrating device configured to calibrate signals generated from the receiving coil antennas.. .
| Apparatus and methods for making azimuthal resistivity measurements|
A resistivity measuring tool used in a drillstring having a drill bit on a distal end for drilling a wellbore in a formation includes a tool body having a longitudinal axis, a sensor configured to measure the angular position of the tool body relative to the wellbore, at least one axial antenna including a wire winding for generating an axial magnetic moment parallel with the longitudinal axis, and at least one transverse antenna. The transverse antenna includes an antenna body disposed within a pocket extending radially inward from an outer surface of the tool body and one or more turns of wire wound around the antenna body, the wire winding generating a transverse magnetic moment orthogonal to the longitudinal axis..
| Phase-locked web position signal using web fiducials|
Approaches for enhancing web position determination involve phase locking a web movement encoder signal to a sensed web fiducial signal. Fiducials disposed along a longitudinal axis of a substrate are sensed and corresponding sensor signals are generated.
| Foldable armrest|
Described are pivotable armrests having a first pivot assembly with a housing and a pivot plate pivotally coupled to the housing, a second pivot assembly with a coupling projection extending from a circumferential surface of the pivot plate, an armpad pivotally coupled to the coupling projection, and the housing includes a receptacle having a receptacle surface. The armpad has a longitudinal axis arranged in an elongated direction of the armpad and a lateral axis arranged perpendicular to the longitudinal axis and extending in a plane parallel to at least one of an upper surface and a lower surface of the armpad.
A snowboard without foot bindings enables a rider to perform skateboard tricks while sliding on snow. A pair of runner boards is connected in a spaced longitudinal relationship by a strut.
| Sealing element and a sealing system for hollow sections|
The present disclosure relates to a sealing element for hollow sections, including a seal carrier that extends along a longitudinal axis and has two arms each of which has an outer face and an inner face and which are connected together, as one piece, at longitudinal edges that face each other such that they form a corner angle between them seals mounted on or near a free longitudinal edge of each arm and running parallel to the free longitudinal edge, on the outer face of the associated arm, and a securing device, on at least one inner face of an arm, for detachably securing the sealing element onto a corner of a hollow section. A cover cap serves to complete the sealing elements, the cap being provided, on its outer face, with one or more sealing sections designed to connect to ends of the seals of the sealing element..
| Straining device and method for extending a film web|
It is considered novel and inventive that the web is provided with a temperature gradient, which extends in the direction perpendicular in reference to the longitudinal axis of the film web.. .
| Track and seat adapter for positioning and locking wheelchairs and transit seats|
A track assembly for positioning and removably securing wheelchairs and transit seats in a vehicle, having a first rail having a frame, the frame having a top surface, a first side surface, a second side surface, and a longitudinal axis. The track assembly further includes a plurality of apertures having a shape, the apertures evenly distributed within the top surface along the longitudinal axis of the frame, a plurality of channels connecting the first and second side surfaces proximate the top surface, the channels evenly distributed along the longitudinal axis of the frame, and a second rail identical to and arranged in parallel with the first rail to form the track assembly..
| Monument for an aircraft comprising a lift apparatus|
An aircraft monument includes an elongate cavity having an open end and a lift apparatus mounted to the monument and adapted for lifting goods along the longitudinal axis of the cavity. The monument is adapted to be mounted on a floor structure of an aircraft separating two compartments of the aircraft from each other such that the open end of the cavity faces the floor structure.
| Aircraft with electric propulsion means|
An aircraft with an electric propulsion arrangement which includes a fuselage, a wing system attached to the fuselage, and a tail unit attached to a rear part of the fuselage. The electric propulsion arrangement is arranged on each side of the fuselage, an electrical energy generator and electricity storage and supply devices are arranged substantially along a longitudinal axis of symmetry of the fuselage.
| Fan spray structure for use in dispensing actuator|
An improvement is provided in an actuator for actuating a valve on a container for dispensing a fluent product from the container in a fan spray pattern. The actuator includes a dispensing flow path to direct fluent product from the valve to an exterior of the actuator via an exit orifice located at an end of the flow path, and a post defining a portion of the flow path, the post extending along and centered on a longitudinal axis and having an end face adjacent said exit orifice.
| Method of friction stir welding|
A method of friction stir welding is provided. The method includes providing a stir tool configured to rotate about and move along a stir tool axis and includes a pin with a pin axial end surface and a pin tapered surface that extends radially outwardly from the pin axial end surface.
| Eea anvil snap ring activator|
A surgical fastening apparatus and associated method of use is disclosed. The surgical fastening apparatus includes a handle assembly, a central body portion extending from the handle assembly, and a distal head portion including an anvil head assembly.
| Surgical instrument with curvilinear tissue-contacting surfaces|
A surgical stapling instrument including a handle assembly, an elongated body portion, a shell assembly and an anvil assembly. The elongated body portion extends distally from the handle assembly and defines a longitudinal axis.
| Low rate metering wheel for coarse granules|
A metering wheel includes a shaft having a longitudinal axis, a plurality of first wheel sections, and a plurality of second wheel sections. Each first wheel section has a fluted exterior surface and is rotatably coupled to the shaft.
| Device for preventing an incorrect filling of a tank of, e.g., motor vehicles by means of a gas hose nozzle|
A device (10, 110) for preventing an incorrect filling of a tank of, e.g., motor vehicles by a gas hose nozzle (215, 315), is provided with a permanent magnet array (11, 111, 211, 311), which has a partial array (213, 313) preferably in the form of a single magnet in the discharge pipe (216, 316) of the gas hose nozzle (215, 315), and has another permanent magnet partial array (12, 112), including a plurality of permanent magnetic elements (24, 124) arranged in a ring-shaped pattern. The permanent magnets (24, 124) are held in a closed or open body (23, 123, 223), the body (23, 123, 223) has a closed or open ring-shaped design, and the north and south poles, of the permanent magnetic elements (24, 124), are aligned in the radial direction or in the direction of a longitudinal axis of the filler neck (20, 120)..
| Dual track|
A farm implement includes an undercarriage including at least a front crossbeam and a rear crossbeam and first and second dual track propulsion systems. Each dual track propulsion system includes a first track assembly and a second track assembly.
| Apparatus and method for forming wire|
An apparatus and method for forming a single strand wire with improved flexibility and a stranded cable from a single strand wire. In one embodiment, the flexible single strand wire has a solid, single strand wire body and at least one helical groove formed on an outer circumferential surface of the wire body.
| Hydraulic rotator converter for a hydraulic impact hammer and method|
A hydraulic rotator converter for attachment to a hydraulic impact hammer having a hammer housing and a hydraulic piston. The converter has mounting brackets, a rotator housing, posts attached to the rotator housing and attachable to the mounting brackets, a hydraulic rotator assembly including a hydraulic rotator, a rotator wheel driven by the hydraulic rotator, and a rotator plate connected to the rotator wheel, the rotator plate having a central cutout region formed therein, and a rotator drill bit dimensioned to pass through a central cutout region of the rotator plate and to engage with the central cutout region so as to be rotatable by the rotator wheel while allowing the rotator drill bit to move in an axis perpendicular to a longitudinal axis of the drill bit..
| Tank car construction using longitudinal curved segments|
A cylindrical shell for a tank of a railway tank car is made using roll-forming technology and straight longitudinal weld seams. The cylindrical shell has a longitudinal axis and a uniform cross-sectional shape in a plane normal to the longitudinal axis.
| Continuous pitch wind musical instrument and a composite string instrument and continuous pitch wind musical instrument|
A musical instrument includes a resonating pipe having a first slot defined along a length of a longitudinal axis of the resonating pipe and a sliding rod that slides along a length of the first slot and closes the first slot such that the sliding rod selectively covers and provides an air seal to the first slot, such that a pitch of sound produced varies according to a length of closure of the first slot. A mouthpiece is coupled to the resonating pipe to enable the player to create a resonating column of air in the resonating pipe and control the pitch of the instrument by controlling the coverage of the sliding rod over the first slot.
| Method and apparatus for substantially simultaneously scoring a workpiece from opposed sides|
A method and related apparatus for scoring a workpiece are disclosed. A first scoring die has a score section structured to score a workpiece in a predetermined pattern, a second scoring die having as a score section structured to score a workpiece in a predetermined pattern substantially identical to the predetermined pattern of the first score scoring die.
| Spacer for a thermal, flow measuring device|
A spacer for a thermal, flow measuring device, wherein the spacer has a planar bearing surface for a thin-film resistance thermometer and an otherwise circularly cylindrical, lateral surface, wherein the bearing surface is inclined relative to a longitudinal axis of the spacer.. .
| Propagation container for plants and propagation plate having several such propagation containers|
The present disclosure relates to a propagation container comprising a circumferential wall, which bounds at least two cavities arranged next to one another, each cavity having a center longitudinal axis and the cavities being open to each other along part of the lateral circumferential surface thereof, wherein each cavity has an upper access opening and a bottom, between which upper access opening and bottom of each cavity run at least two retaining ribs that extend substantially vertically and are spaced from each other in the circumferential direction, which retaining ribs protrude radially from the circumferential wall into the associated cavity and define a cylindrical or conical frustrum-shaped accommodating opening centered at the center longitudinal axis of the associated cavity, and the mutual distance of the center longitudinal axes is dimensioned in such a way that the lateral circumferential surfaces of the accommodating openings touch or overlap.. .
| Cleaning brush for a pool cleaning apparatus|
An cleaning brush for a pool cleaning apparatus, the cleaning brush that includes: a central portion that has a longitudinal axis; a right handed fin that surrounds a first section of the central portion; a left handed fin that surrounds a second section of the central portion; first protuberances that are oriented in relation to the right handed fin; and second protuberances that are oriented in relation to the left handed fin.. .
|Drive stabilisation method, drive stabilisation device and related vehicle|
For stabilizing a vehicle, a steering angle of at least one steered front axle and/or additional axle is changed by automatic forced steering. Additional drive stabilization is achievable by initiating an adjustment of a changed steering angle of the steered front axle and/or additional axle in response to a tilting tendency of the vehicle recognized via a tilt-stability control device as above a tilt limit, in addition to initiating a vehicle delay for reducing this tilting tendency.
|Spinal correction system|
An implant support comprises a first member including a first portion and a second portion configured to engage a bone fastener. The second portion extends in a transverse orientation from the first portion.
|Spring loaded mechanism for managing scoliosis|
A spinal implant includes a first rod, a second rod, and connector. The first rod has a first end configured to be connected to a first bone, a second end opposed to the first end, and a longitudinal axis that passes through the first and second ends.
|Methods and devices for soft tissue dissection|
Embodiments disclosed include methods and devices for blunt dissection, which differentially disrupt a patient's soft tissues while not disrupting that patient's firm tissues. In one embodiment, a differential dissecting instrument for differentially dissecting complex tissue disclosed.
|Spring force assembly for biasing or actuating stoppers of syringes, injection pen cartridges and the like|
A spring force assembly for biasing a displaceable stopper of a liquid medicament cartridge including a spring element arranged along a longitudinal axis, with brace elements and coupling elements, with the coupling elements restricting the distance between the brace elements which also restricts the possible expansion of the spring element.. .
|Cell culture tube and multiple roller tube cell culture apparatus including the same|
Disclosed is a cell culture tube, having in opposite end walls two respective eccentric openings which communicate with each other through an inner straight passage formed in the cell culture tube, in which the inner straight passage is tilted at an angle relative to a longitudinal axis of the cell culture tube to allow a culture medium to smoothly flow into and out of the inner passage through the openings. Also, provided is a multiple cell culture system using a plurality of the culture tubes..
|Expandable dental implant and method of use|
An expandable dental implant for implantation in the bone of the jaw of a patient includes a body which has a longitudinal axis. An opening is disposed in the body.
|Ammonia storage cartridge with optimized filling time, in particular for a motor vehicle gas exhaust system|
An ammonia storage cartridge includes_an ammonia storage member having a storage material capable of absorbing or adsorbing ammonia. The storage member extends along a longitudinal axis.
An exhaust-gas turbocharger (1) having a compressor (2), which has a compressor housing (3); a turbine (4), which has a turbine housing (5); and a bearing housing (6), which is arranged between the compressor housing (3) and the turbine housing (5) and is connected to the compressor housing (3) by way of a compressor-side connecting device and to the turbine housing (5) by way of a turbine-side connecting device (7). The turbine housing-side and/or compressor-side connecting device (7) is in the form of a taper key bolted joint having bolts (8, 9, 10) which are arranged at least substantially perpendicularly to an exhaust-gas turbocharger longitudinal axis (l)..
|Tool for machining a wall of a workpiece, in particular made from a composite material|
A tool for machining a wall of a workpiece, made from a composite material, that can cut a groove in the wall, the tool including a head mounted integrally with a rod having a longitudinal axis and capable of being driven in rotation about the longitudinal axis. The head includes at least one main protruding annular rib with an outer surface covered with abrasive grains of predetermined particle size and with a radial height corresponding to the depth of the groove to be cut, and at least one auxiliary protruding annular rib with an outer surface covered with abrasive grains of predetermined particle size and with a radial height less than the radial height of a main rib.
|Apparatus and method for burying elongate member|
Apparatus and method for burying elongate member apparatus for laying an elongate member in a trench, the apparatus comprises a main body portion; ground-contacting apparatus on which the main body portion is mounted and by which the apparatus may in use move over the ground; an elongate member moving device configured to move the elongate member from an initial position to a elongate member laying position; and a depressor attached to the main body portion and configured to guide the elongate member from its elongate member laying position to its in-trench location, the depressor having an elongate member entry portion and an elongate member exit portion, wherein the depressor is rotatable in use about an axis which is substantially parallel to the longitudinal axis of the elongate member.. .
|Roller plow assembly for concrete screeding machine|
A screeding machine for screeding an uncured concrete surface includes a wheeled unit having a plurality of wheels for moving the wheeled unit over a support surface. A screed head assembly includes a grade setting device and a vibrating member and is movable over the concrete area via the wheeled unit.
|Vehicle barrier system with illuminating gate arm and method|
The present invention is directed to a vehicle barrier system and method of use. The vehicle barrier system includes a control system adapted to pivot a gate arm between a horizontal position and a vertical position to control the flow of vehicle or pedestrian traffic in control access areas such as parking lots, or parking garages.
|Light emitting diode assembly with an internal protrusion providing refraction and heat transfer|
A light emitting diode (led) bulb assembly including a bulb enclosure having a wall defining an open end and forming a cavity. The wall has an inner surface, an outer surface, and defining an elongate protrusion extending outwardly from an opposite end inwardly into the cavity toward the open end for a distance at least half way to the open end.
|Electronic retractable blueprint display device for viewing and manipulating full-size and half-size architectural, engineering, and construction plans|
Provided is a modular display device for providing a digital representation of a blueprint. In one example, the device includes an elongated housing having an elongated opening parallel to a longitudinal axis of the housing.
|Lightweight container base|
A container defining a longitudinal axis and a transverse direction that is transverse with respect to the longitudinal axis. The container includes a finish and a sidewall portion extending from the finish.
|Merchandising system with pusher assembly|
A merchandising system for a displaying a plurality of products is disclosed. The system comprises a base and a pusher member.
|Fluid treatment system|
A fluid treatment system having an inlet, an outlet, and a fluid treatment zone therebetween. The zone has an array of rows of radiation source assemblies.
|Electropolishing fixture with plunger mechanism|
A method for electropolishing a medical device includes moving a plunger mechanism towards a side of the medical device to establish electrical contact between the medical device and an anode, the plunger mechanism moving transversely to a longitudinal axis of the medical device. Electropolishing the medical device following positioning the plunger mechanism and medical device and then removing the medical device and the anode from the electrolytic bath and unloading the medical device from the anode following electropolishing..
|Sand filter and method of manufacture|
Cylindrical screens and screen assemblies for use with perforated base pipe or casing for sand control in wellbores have generally longitudinally extending slots punched in the screen. The outer surface of the screen material is deformed below the inner surface causing apertures to form along the longitudinal edges of the slot.
|Melt-containment plunger tip for horizontal metal die casting|
Various embodiments provide apparatus and methods for injection molding. In one embodiment, a constraining plunger may be configured in-line with an injection plunger to transfer a molten material from a melt zone and into a mold.
Disclosed is an applicator for applying a cosmetic product to the eyelashes or eyebrows, including: a stem extending along a longitudinal axis; an applicator member located at a distal end of the stem, that includes: a core extending along a longitudinal axis, bristles connected to the core, defining an envelope surface, the applicator member having a proximal part and a distal part; the envelope surface having a notch with a profile, as seen in longitudinal section, that is not symmetrical with respect to any plane perpendicular to the longitudinal axis of the core; and the envelope surface having, in the proximal part, a variable cross section that decreases in size towards the distal part, the largest transverse dimension of the envelope surface in the distal part being smaller than the largest transverse dimension of the envelope surface in the proximal part.. .
|Heating smokeable material|
An apparatus comprising a heater configured to heat smokeable material to volatilize at least one component of the smokeable material, wherein the heater comprises a plurality of heating projections arranged sequentially along a longitudinal axis of the heater; and the projections are configured to heat smokeable material located between the projections. An elongate smokeable material cartridge comprising a plurality of smokeable material sections is also described..
|Fuel injection valve and device for injecting fuel|
The fuel injection valve (1) for the intermittent injection of fuel into the combustion chamber of an internal combustion engine has a valve housing (12) that defines a longitudinal axis (14) and is provided with a high-pressure chamber (16). The connecting part (20) of the valve housing (12) has two identically formed high-pressure connections (22, 24) for high-pressure fuel lines.
|Vented pressurized gas-powered actuator|
A vented pressurized gas-powered actuator includes a housing having a central longitudinal axis and an inner surface. The inner surface has a constant radius between first and second planes extending perpendicular to the axis.
|Vented pressurized gas-powered actuator|
A vented pressurized gas-powered actuator includes a housing having a central longitudinal axis and an inner surface. At least one vent groove extends from the inner surface in a direction away from the axis.
|Vented pressurized gas-powered actuator|
A vented pressurized gas-powered actuator includes a housing having a central longitudinal axis and an inner surface. The inner surface has a constant radius between first and second planes extending perpendicular to the axis.
|Circular evaporating coil with backward inclined blower wheel with a vertical axis rotatable discharge shroud|
An air conditioning unit including a condenser, a compressor, an evaporator system having an evaporator coil and a plurality of evaporator fins in contact with the evaporator coil, wherein the evaporator system forms a generally hollow cylindrical shape, a blower having an intake side and an exhaust side, the blower adapted to draw a volume of air through the plurality of evaporator fins and expel the volume of air in a direction generally perpendicular with a longitudinal axis of the evaporator system, and an exhaust shroud arranged adjacent the exhaust side of the blower, wherein the exhaust shroud is adapted for rotational movement about the longitudinal axis of the evaporator system, the compressor is arranged in fluid communication with the evaporator system and the condenser, and the evaporator is arranged in fluid communication with the condenser.. .
|Coiling pipes in spool form and tying said spool|
Machine for coiling pipes (1) in the form of large-size heavy spools (5), comprising a reel rotating about a longitudinal axis (x-x) for coiling the pipes (1) fed to the reel in a feeding direction (y-y), the reel comprising: a first rotating half-reel (10); a second half-reel (20) coaxial with and arranged opposite the first half-reel (10) in the longitudinal direction (x-x); said first and second half-reels (10;20) being displaceable in both senses of the longitudinal direction (x-x) from a relative position where the two half-reels (10;20) are closed in contact with each other in the longitudinal direction (x-x) for coiling the spool (5), to a position where the two half-reels (10;20) are separated from each other for unloading the finished and tied spool (5); and an assembly for tying the spool (5) by means of a strap (2).. .
|Shooting rest assembly|
A shooting rest assembly is engageable with a stand for supporting a weapon in the stand. The shooting rest assembly includes a base having at least one clamp for coupling to the stand.
A dart gun for medicating or tranquilizing animals, which includes a barrel and a breech plug, the barrel including a bore defining a longitudinal axis extending from a muzzle end to a breech end, and the breech end including a breech plug chamber and a notch. The breech plug is removably engageable with the breech plug chamber and includes a plug member, an extractor, and a baffle member.
|Apparatus for adjusting foot structures, for design of a foot orthotic, and methods of use|
An apparatus comprised of a plurality of engagement structures independently movable along a longitudinal axis to initially engage a mid-foot region of a foot is described. A center structure or a first set of engagement structures engage the foot in a mid-foot region, and one or more peripheral engagement structures engage the plantar surface in regions surrounding the mid-foot region independent from the structure(s) engaging the mid-foot region.
A survey device may include a shaft portion having a longitudinal axis, a prism having a center point and being arranged near the top of the shaft portion and offset laterally relative to the longitudinal axis of the shaft portion, and a laser having a laser emission point in general alignment along the shaft portion with the center point of the prism.. .
A reciprocating saw including an outer housing positioned along a longitudinal axis of the reciprocating saw. The reciprocating saw also includes a motor casing covering a portion of a motor, and a gear casing positioned within the outer housing and coupled to the motor casing.
A shears that includes a first cutting blade including a first aperture and a second cutting blade including a second aperture, the second cutting blade pivotally coupled to the first cutting blade at a pivot joint. The shears further includes a first handle operable to pivot the first cutting blade about the pivot joint and a second handle operable to pivot the second cutting blade about the pivot joint.
|Slicing apparatus and method of use thereof|
A slicing apparatus comprises a housing and at least one filament with a first and second end. The at least one filament is pullable by a user.