|| List of recent Longitudinal Axis-related patents
|Acoustic bandgap structures for integration of mems resonators|
Example acoustic bandgap devices provided that can be fabricated in a semiconductor fabrication tool based on design check rules. An example device includes a substrate lying in an x-y plane and defining an x-direction and a y-direction, an acoustic resonant cavity over the substrate, and a phononic crystal disposed over the acoustic resonant cavity by generating the phononic crystal as a plurality of unit cells disposed in a periodic arrangement.
|Insulation displacement contact and connector|
An insulation displacement connection contact has a base plate extending along a longitudinal axis and having a mating end and an opposite terminating end. The base plate has a contacting portion positioned proximate to the mating end, a plate-like wire supporting portion integrally extending outward from the base plate at the terminating end, and an insulation displacement connection member positioned between the contacting portion and the wire supporting portion, proximate to the terminating end..
Tyco Electronics Japan G.k.
|Surgical instruments with non-contact switch assemblies|
A non-contact button assembly for a powered surgical instrument includes a light emitter, a rocker switch, and a button shaft. The rocker switch defines a through passage about a longitudinal axis of the button assembly.
|Electrochemical sensor and manufacturing|
A sensor includes a sheath that is elongated along a longitudinal axis; a spacer positioned within the sheath and defining first and second channels having lengths that extend along the longitudinal axis; a first elongated member positioned within the first channel; and a second elongated member positioned within the second channel. The first elongated member includes an active surface forming a working electrode and the second elongated member including an active surface defining a counter electrode..
Pepex Biomedical, Llc
A flow meter for measuring the flow of fluid through a pipe. The flow meter has an elongate member attached to an interior surface of the pipe.
Engineering Partners International, Inc.
|Gas flow path for a gas turbine engine|
A duct arrangement in a can annular gas turbine engine. The gas turbine engine has a gas delivery structure for delivering gases from a plurality of combustors to an annular chamber that extends circumferentially and is oriented concentric to a gas turbine engine longitudinal axis for delivering the gas flow to a first row of blades a gas flow path is formed by the duct arrangement between a respective combustor and the annular chamber for conveying gases from each combustor to the first row of turbine blades the duct arrangement includes at least one straight section having a centerline that is misaligned with a centerline of the combustor..
Siemens Energy, Inc.
|Connecting device, and corresponding thermal exchanger, particularly for a motor vehicle|
The invention relates to a connecting device having a female part and a complementary male part, wherein the female part is a sleeve able to receive at least partially the associated male part with a gap between the sleeve and the male part for receiving a brazing material. The sleeve at least partially has a conical shape.
Valeo Vymeniky Tepla K.s.
|Compliant fluid-film riding taper bearing|
A compliant fluid-film riding taper bearing is configured to include a rotor and a stator for supporting a rotating shaft. The rotor is configured as a rotating monotonously tapering body of revolution having an axis of symmetry and an external tapering surface.
Ettem Engineering S.a. Ltd.
A system for determining the location of a piston within an accumulator is provided in which a short circuit is created between elements in the accumulator and the piston which is movable within the accumulator. As the piston moves along the longitudinal axis of the accumulator, the circuit's electrical characteristics (e.g., voltage, resistance, current) vary in accordance with the length of the circuit.
Cameron International Corporation
|Vertical axis wind turbine|
A toroidal vertical axis wind turbine apparatus (10) has a shaft (14) vertically mounted in a support (12) providing for rotation of the vertically mounted shaft (14) about its longitudinal axis, and a plurality of vertically oriented elongate turbine blades (16), each vertically oriented elongate turbine blade (16) having a length and a width, and a length-wise warp which extends along at least a substantial part of the length of the turbine blade (16), wherein each vertically oriented elongate turbine blade (16) is mounted upon the vertically mounted shaft (14) by support arms (18) such that the vertically oriented elongate turbine blades (16) are mutually spaced and outwardly spaced from the vertically mounted shaft (14) such that when contacted by wind, the plurality of vertically oriented elongate turbine blades (16) move around a toroidal path and cause axial rotation of the vertically mounted shaft.. .
Advance Windpower Ltd
Approach for engine control and diagnostics
Embodiments for an engine exhaust are provided. In one example, a method comprises adjusting a fuel injection amount based on a fractional oxidation state of a catalyst, the fractional oxidation state based on reaction rates of a plurality of exhaust gas species throughout a catalyst longitudinal axis and a set of axially-averaged mass balance and energy balance equations for a fluid phase and a washcoat of the catalyst, and further based on feedback from a downstream air-fuel ratio sensor.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc
Hinge device for doors, shutters and the like
A hinge device includes a first fixed tubular half-shell having a working chamber defining a longitudinal axis, a second tubular half-shell rotatable about the longitudinal axis, a pivot rotating unitarily with the latter which includes a single pass-through actuating member having a helical shape, a plunger member slidable along the longitudinal axis, and a tubular bushing having a pair of guide cam slots. A pin inserted within the pass-through actuating member is provided to allow the mutual engagement of the pivot and the bushing.
In & Tec S.r.l.
A post that comprises at least one elongate flange with one or more spaced apertures therethrough is disclosed. A given one of the apertures is located and configured to be elongate, whereby a longitudinal axis of the given aperture is generally parallel to or aligned with an elongate axis of the flange.
Onesteel Wire Pty Limited
Dual rotary actuator
A dual rotary actuator includes a housing having an interior cavity that defines a first tubular chamber having a first axis and a second tubular chamber having a second axis. The second axis is perpendicular to the first axis.
An access mat is described having a rectangular body with a length dimension and a width dimension. The body includes three laminated layers of lumber, with each of the lumber having a longitudinal axis.
Structurlam Products Ltd.
Non-kinking wrapple knit sleeve and construction thereof
A warp knit textile sleeve is provided. The sleeve has an elongate, wrappable wall extending along a longitudinal axis between opposite ends.
Federal-mogul Powertrain, Inc.
Tool for crushing coke
The invention relates to a tool for crushing coke, and includes a housing 2 that, in an operating state, is fastened to a drill rod, and in which is arranged at least one cutting nozzle 10 for cutting and a drilling nozzle 9 for drilling coke by means of a water jet, and a control for supplying water flowing through the housing 2 under pressure for drilling or cutting, wherein the control for switching the tool 1 from a drilling mode to a cutting mode and vice versa includes a control device 7 that is rotatable about a longitudinal axis of the housing 2 to switch the tool 1, wherein the drilling or cutting mode is set depending on the angular position of the control device 7. To obtain a dear understanding of whether the tool 1 is in drilling or cutting mode, at least one position element 38, 39 is arranged on the control device 7 that displays the angular position of the control device 7 in the drilling and/or cutting mode of the tool 1 through a window 18 in the housing 2..
Brake controller for towed vehicle braking system and method
A brake controller is disclosed for a towed vehicle braking system. The controller is adapted to be mounted in a towing or a towed vehicle having a longitudinal axis for generating a braking control signal to the towed vehicle braking system.
Redarc Technologies Pty Ltd
Shelter structure, in particular for a load deck, such as a platform of a truck, a trailer, or the like, and a shelter incorporating such a structure
A plurality of spreaders, each connected to an arch by a hinged connection so as to pass from a folded position in which it presses against the arch to a deployed position in which it forms an additional cross-member, and vice versa. The hinge connection, for at least one spreader, is a pivotal connection of the spreader to the arch about an axis substantially parallel to the longitudinal axis of the cross-member, and a sliding connection of the spreader along an upright of the arch..
Handheld abrading machine
A handheld abrading machine is provided which includes a holding device, a drive motor and a tool head, wherein the holding device includes a substantially tubular bar which has a proximal end and a distal end, wherein the drive motor is arranged at the proximal end, wherein the tool head is arranged at the distal end, wherein the abrading machine includes a transmission shaft which connects the drive motor to a tool holder of the tool head for transmitting torque thereto and which runs at least in sections thereof within the tubular bar, wherein the tubular bar includes an engagement region which is gripped by a user when the abrading machine is effecting an abrading action. A center of gravity of the drive motor and a center of gravity of the tool head can be located on mutually opposite sides of a longitudinal axis of the tubular bar..
Bolt cleaning apparatus
An apparatus for cleaning a bolt having a threaded portion with a longitudinal axis of rotation. The apparatus includes a bolt receiving portion and a cleaning member.
Spray nozzle device, in particular for spraying a cast strand
The invention relates to a spray nozzle device for spraying a cast strand or similar metallurgical products with a misty air/water mixture in the form of a mist for uniformly cooling the cast strand. The air/water mixture is produced in a mixing chamber (2) of the spraying device.
Sms Concast Ag
Movable horizontal tail for catapult toy glider
The invention relates to a horizontal tail of a catapult launched glider which can change angles during flight. An horizontal tail which can change angles means that the horizontal tail is movable, a movable horizontal tail is achieved by sandwich a slow rebound means between the horizontal tail and the fuselage, the slow rebound means could be a memory foam or a compressible plastic telescopic tube, their properties is delayed restitution when the pressure acting thereon disappears, so the horizontal tail on top of the slow rebound foam is boosted and maintained at a negative angle with the longitudinal axis of the fuselage when there is no pressure acting on it, the compressible slow rebound means allows the horizontal tail be pressed downward from negative angle to zero angle or even to positive angle when squeeze the tail portion of the glider by fingers before launch, the horizontal tail is maintained at zero angle or positive angle at that time, after launch, the horizontal tail moves towards negative angle with a slow speed which is controlled by the expansion rate of the slow rebound means, the glider travels in the sky with a nearly straight upward climb first, then go down with a smooth gliding and landing as the horizontal tail has been propped up by the slow rebound means.
Cannula tip for use with a vad
The present invention includes various embodiments of methods of circulating blood in a mammalian circulatory system, and various blood circulation assemblies adapted to perform such circulation. In one embodiment of the present invention, a blood circulation assembly includes a blood circulation device having an inlet and a discharge; a first cannula including a proximal portion in communication with the inlet, the proximal portion having a wall extending around a first longitudinal axis and having outer and inner faces, said inner face defining a bore, and a distal portion including an outer face tapering distally toward said axis and at least two openings extending from said outer face and merging with one another to form a hollow space within said distal portion, said hollow space communicating with said bore of said proximal portion; and a second cannula including a proximal portion in communication with the discharge, the proximal portion having a wall extending around a first longitudinal axis and having outer and inner faces, said inner face defining a bore, and a distal portion including an outer face tapering distally toward said axis and at least two openings extending from said outer face and merging with one another to form a hollow space within said distal portion, said hollow space communicating with said bore of said proximal portion..
Apparatus and methods for oral administration of fluids and medical instrumentation
Methods and devices for orally administering fluids and medical instrumentation to individuals for the promotion of health are disclosed. An apparatus is described comprising a nipple base, a passage extending through the nipple base, and a nipple, integrally formed with, and extending proximally from, the nipple base.
Pedia Solutions Llc
Expandable spinal implant apparatus and use
A spinal implant apparatus that is an expandable spacer including features to minimize or eliminate spacer cant or offset during and after completing the expansion process. The spacer includes a top component, a base component in engagement with the top component, and an expansion mechanism arranged to change the top component's position with respect to the base component.
Stryker European Holdings I, Llc
Flexible embolic double filter
An intraluminal filtration device for embolic protection includes a device body and each of a coarse filter and a fine filter, for filtering larger-size and smaller-size particles, respectively. The device body includes a body wall extending circumferentially around the longitudinal axis, and being formed at least in part of an organic gel..
Cook Medical Technologies Llc
Intermedullary pin for insertion into the medullary space of a femur
An intramedullary pin for insertion into the medullary space of the femur through the lateral compacta of the trochanter major. The pin has a proximal pin section and an adjoining distal pin section.
Depuy Synthes Products, Inc.
Spinal fixation plates
Spinal fixation plates for maintaining adjacent vertebrae in and fixed position are provided. In an exemplary embodiment, the plate includes opposed superior and inferior portions that are angled in a direction anterior to an anterior face of a mid-portion of the plate.
Depuy Synthes Products, Inc.
A medical instrument with a handle arranged at the proximal end, with a shankarranged on the handle, and with a tool arranged at the distal end of the shank. The medical instrument can provide several functionalities, for example the rotation about the longitudinal axis of the medical instrument, the pivoting of the tool relative to the longitudinal axis of the medical instrument and/or the actuation of the tool, for example the opening or closing of scissors.
A drill guide includes a body, a stabilizing member, a tubular guide sleeve, and an engagement member. The body includes a first channel aligned with a longitudinal axis and a second channel transverse to the longitudinal axis.
Smith & Nephew, Inc.
A surgical retractor for retracting body tissue in a therapeutic procedure includes two lateral arms each having a block with an aperture extending transverse to a longitudinal axis of the arm. The distal end of each arm pivotably supports a retractor blade.
Globus Medical., Inc.
Modular surgical tool systems
A surgical instrument is disclosed. The surgical instrument includes an actuation system, a drive system, and a tool head.
Ethicon Endo-surgery, Inc.
Modular surgical tool systems
A surgical instrument is disclosed. The surgical instrument includes an actuation system, a drive system, and a tool head.
Ethicon Endo-surgery, Inc.
Biopsy device with selectable tissue receiving aperature orientation and site illumination
A method for collecting a tissue specimen from a target site within a patient includes rotating an elongated tubular section about a longitudinal axis to provide a desired aperture orientation of a tissue receiving aperture; applying a vacuum within the elongated tubular section to draw tissue at the tissue site through the tissue receiving aperture of the elongated tubular section into the interior thereof; advancing an elongated tissue cutting member longitudinally within the elongated tubular section to cut a tissue specimen from the tissue extending into the elongated tubular section; and applying a vacuum to the proximal end of the elongated tissue cutting member for transporting a cut tissue specimen through the inner lumen of the elongated tissue cutting member to discharge the cut tissue specimen directly from the proximal end of the elongated tissue cutting member into a tissue collection device.. .
A vacuum cleaner operable to separate debris from an airflow including a separator defining a cyclonic chamber having a longitudinal axis, a dirty air inlet, a dirt outlet, and an air outlet. The vacuum cleaner further includes a dirt collection chamber in fluid communication with the dirt outlet of the cyclonic chamber.
Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd.
Cleaning nozzle for a vacuum cleaner
A vacuum cleaner nozzle having a rotatable member for picking up particles from a surface, and a cleaning arrangement for removing articles entangled to the rotatable member. The rotatable member rotates around a longitudinal axis.
Helmet and facemask assembly and affixing and removing a facemask
A helmet assembly comprises a helmet, a facemask, and a plurality of female connectors directly or indirectly affixed to the facemask. The helmet comprises an outer shell and a plurality of studs affixed thereto.
Shell with arm ports
An elongate shell having a longitudinal axis an inner volume sized and shaped to receive a user therein. The elongate shell has a front portion adapted to cover the front of a user during use and a back portion adapted to cover the back of the user during use.
American Recreation Products, Llc.
Dielectric loaded particle accelerator
A dielectric loaded accelerator for accelerating charged particles, such as electrons, ions and/or protons, is described herein. The dielectric loaded accelerator accelerates charged particles along a longitudinal axis and towards an outlet of the accelerator.
Apparatus and methods for imaging interior surfaces of a tube or the like
An exemplary device includes, on a longitudinal axis, an illumination-light source, an axicon (conic) mirror, an image sensor, and a tilted optical element. The light source provides illumination light propagating forwardly on the axis.
Rotor of a rotating electric machine, comprising a rotor body in which recesses are provided
The present invention concerns a rotor of a rotating electric machine, comprising a rotor body (2) in which recesses (3) are provided in such a way as to define the poles (4) of the rotor, in particular at least three recesses per pole, each pole having a radial axis of the pole, the recesses (3) having an elongated shape and each comprising two short sides, the recesses being disposed in one or a plurality of rows per pole, one row comprising at least two, or indeed at least three recesses (3) disposed consecutively, the short sides thereof defining, between two consecutive recesses of a given row, a material bridge, said material bridge generally extending along a longitudinal axis (2) of the bridge oriented closer to the radial axis of the corresponding pole of the rotor, the further one is from the rotational axis.. .
Crimping tool including a first tool part having a first crimping die and a plurality of first crimping elements, a second tool part having a second crimping die and a plurality of second crimping elements, a first actuator being movable relative to the first crimping die along an actuation axis perpendicular to a longitudinal axis, wherein the first actuator actuates the first crimping elements moving the first crimping elements in a radial direction, and a second actuator being movable relative to the second crimping die along the actuation axis, wherein the second actuator actuates the second crimping elements moving the second crimping elements in a radial direction, wherein a subset of the first crimping elements and a subset of the second crimping elements are moved consecutively by moving the first actuator and second actuator.. .
Yazaki Europe Ltd.
Resilient coaxial connector interface and manufacture
A resilient connector interface provided with an outer conductor contact with a plurality of outer conformable members and an inner conductor contact with a plurality of inner conformable members. The outer conformable members provided with an outer conductor coupling surface on an outer diameter and the inner conformable members provided with an inner conductor coupling surface on an inner diameter.
Commscope Technologies Llc
Method for fabricating a solar module of rear contact solar cells using linear ribbon-type connector strips and respective solar module
A solar module and a method for fabricating a solar module comprising a plurality of rear contact solar cells are described. Rear contact solar cells (1) are provided with a large size of e.g.
Rec Solar Pte. Ltd.
Twinaxial cable and twinaxial cable ribbon
A cable ribbon includes a first and second twinaxial cables and an outer layer surrounding the first and second twinaxial cables. The first twinaxial cable includes two first wires that are parallel or substantially parallel to each other along a longitudinal axis of the twinaxial cable ribbon, a first insulator surrounding each of the two first wires along the longitudinal axis, and a first conductive shield surrounding the first insulator along the longitudinal axis.
Versatile superconducting magnet for extremities magnetic resonance imaging
A method, a system, and an article of manufacture are disclosed for obtaining imaging data from human extremities using an extremities mri (emri) system configured to accommodate both legs of a patient during scanning by providing multiple bores, including a scanning bore and one or more non-scanning bores, deployed within an actively or passively shielded, cryogen-free (cf), cooled superconducting electromagnet. In various embodiments, the non-scanning bores are located between field or main coils and shield coils, and the cross sections of the bores may be circular, oval, or any other appropriate and useful geometric shape.
Firearm noise suppressor system
A noise suppressor system for attachment to a firearm including a barrel having a longitudinal axis. The noise suppressor system including the combination of: a flash suppressor adapted to be attached to the muzzle of the barrel coaxially therewith, a noise suppressor including a proximal mount assembly having a bore for coaxially receiving the flash suppressor, and a means for selectively coupling the noise suppressor system to the firearm..
Liquid-based adjusting device for a solar system
A swivel device (2), designed and intended for swiveling the holding element (1) around at least one swivel axis (s) and/or along a guiding curve (f) of the holding element (1), wherein one floating body (1a) of the holding element (1) is at least partially arranged below a filling level (30a) of the liquid tank (3a) and only by the buoyancy thereof the holding element (1) is swivel-mounted relative to one longitudinal axis (l) of the liquid tank (3a) around the swivel axis (s) and/or along the guiding curve (f) and mounted above the filling level (30a) directly on the rim (31a) of the liquid tank (3a), wherein the filling level (30a) of the liquid tank (3a) can be varied by means of a piping system (4) of the swivel device (1).. .
Hammer union connection and related methods of assembly
A hammer union (100) includes a male sub (102), a threaded female sub (104), a threaded union nut (106) disposed around abutting ends of the threaded female sub and the male sub, the abutting ends of the threaded female sub and the male sub include contact surfaces (120, 122) perpendicular to a longitudinal axis (50) of the hammer union, and an outermost diameter of the perpendicular contact surfaces and a minor thread diameter of the female sub are equidistant from a longitudinal axis of the hammer union. A method of assembling a hammer union includes inserting a plurality of load segments (108) between a threaded union nut and a male sub, threadedly engaging internal threads of the threaded union nut with external threads (105) of a female sub, and engaging flat contact surfaces (120, 122) of abutting ends of the male sub and the female sub..
Fmc Technologies, Inc.
Detachable pipe rack module with detachable connectors for use in a processing facility
A method of building a fluids processing facility includes arranging a first level of modules, each module having a longitudinal axis and each containing at least one first pipe in a substantially adjacent and parallel orientation. A pipe rack module is arranged on a second higher level, such that a longitudinal axis of the pipe rack module is oriented in a direction that is substantially normal to the longitudinal axes of the first level of modules.
Wooden spring and mattress manufactured with wooden springs
Described are wooden coil springs, including those made of non-compressed wood, and mattresses with such coil springs. Also described is a method of producing a coil spring made of non-compressed wood, which includes winding a slat on reel, steaming and drying to produce the wooden coil spring.
Overseas vehicle segmented enclosure system
A module of a transportable segmented enclosure system, including a first walled structure encompassing a volume having a longitudinal axis, the walled structure having at least a first opening, the longitudinal axis passing through the first opening, and a seal apparatus located proximate the first opening, wherein the seal apparatus is configured to form a seal between the first walled structure and another module having a walled structure when the seal of the first walled structure is positioned against the another module.. .
Mobile Medical International Corporation
Self-supporting bi-directional corrugated mesh leaf preclusion device
A roof gutter for the purpose of keeping small debris out of the gutter and allowing rainwater to pass into the gutter. The covering is comprised of a water permeable, weather resistant mesh having apertures of a pre-determined size for passing water, the mesh sized to substantially cover a rain gutter; corrugations formed in the mesh, providing a planar stiffness to the mesh causing the mesh to be self-supporting over a gutter; a debris collection first trough disposed along a longitudinal axis of the mesh, formed by making at least two bends in the mesh, the first trough located between a longitudinal midline of the mesh and a front gutter end of the mesh, wherein the gutter debris preclusion device, when attached directly or indirectly to a gutter does not require a separate support mechanism to keep the mesh substantially planar over the gutter..
Single shot inductor for heat treatment of closely spaced multiple eccentric cylindrical components arranged along the longitudinal axis of a workpiece
A single shot inductor is provided to induction heat treat closely spaced multiple eccentric cylindrical components arranged along the longitudinal axis of a workpiece. The single shot inductor has multiple planar arcuate single turn coil sections separated from each other by an axial coil section so that each of the multiple planar arcuate single turn coil sections sequentially heat treats the closely spaced multiple eccentric cylindrical components inserted within the single shot inductor..
Reactor for liquid phase fluorination reactions
The present invention relates to a hydrofluorinating process which comprises reacting a fluoroolefin with hydrogen fluoride in the liquid phase in the presence of a hydrofluorination catalyst in the reaction zone of a reactor, said reactor comprised of a reactor body having a length to diameter ratio of about 2:1 or greater; a stirred reaction zone containing said hydrofluorination catalyst, which may be prepared in situ, at least one inlet for supplying said hydrogen fluoride and fluoroolefin to the reaction zone and at least one outlet for recovering said fluoroalkane, said stirrer disposed in the reaction zone and comprising a plurality of blades fixedly attached to shaft drivable by a motor, said blades extending from about the bottom of the reaction zone to about the top of the reaction zone and said shaft extending on a longitudinal axis from the bottom of the reactor to the top of the reactor, said stirrer being rotated at a speed sufficient to promote a swirling of the liquid to effect the occurrence of hydrofluorination reaction and minimize overfluorination. The present invention also relates to said hydrofluorination reactor..
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.
Tilt wing aerial vehicle
A multi-engine aircraft is disclosed which is convertible from horizontal flight mode to a vertical flight mode. The aircraft comprises an aircraft fuselage defining a fuselage longitudinal axis, and the first and second wing attached to the fuselage.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation
Part of a fuselage of an aircraft and aircraft comprising a keel beam and an aft lower shell
The subject matter disclosed herein relates to a part of a fuselage of an aircraft having a longitudinal axis, the part including a keel beam and a lower rear shell, each being made from composite materials of the type comprising fibers and of which a part of the fibers extends continuously between the keel beam and the lower rear shell.. .
Airbus Operations (s.a.s.)
Shaft made of fibre composite material with fireproof bulkhead feedthrough
The invention relates to an input shaft (10), in particular for the torque-transmitting connection of motor and propeller of a ship drive, the input shaft (10) having input-side and output-side interfaces and at least one composite hollow shaft made of fibre composite material arranged therebetween. According to the invention, the input shaft (10) has at least one section (11) which is arranged between the input-side and output-side interfaces, is connected to the composite hollow shaft, and is made of non-flammable material.
Trailer-mounted proppant delivery system
An apparatus and process for delivering proppant to a well site has a trailer with a bed thereon and at least one track of rollers extending in parallel relationship to the longitudinal axis of the trailer. The track of rollers extend substantially for an entire length of the bed of the trailer.
Oren Technologies, Llc
Tape applicator assembly and tape assembly
A tape applicator assembly for securing tape to a surface includes a body and may include a centering and locking assembly configured to automatically center and lock a tape assembly within the body for dispensing. The tape applicator assembly may further be configured for securing tape to at least one cable and a surface, wherein the body includes a tape-receiving cavity defined for receiving a tape assembly having tape with a tape center longitudinal axis.
Extender and holding a razor
An extender has a cradle at the distal end of an extension arm. The handle of a razor is placed in the cradle and held in place by a lash that connects across the spaced edges of the cradle.
Wrench with maximum operational torque
A wrench includes a body and a rod pivotably received in a first end of the body. A pressing device is mounted in the rod and presses against the body.
An apparatus for rotating a load about a predetermined rotation axis of the apparatus. The apparatus includes a rotatable shaft having a central longitudinal axis; a turntable fixedly mounted on the rotatable shaft; an annular centering surface; and a stud member positioned opposite the annular centering surface.
Texas Instruments Incorporated
Spray head with valve
A spray head with a valve includes a spray head housing, a valve within the spray head housing and an actuating element. The actuating element is axially movable along a valve longitudinal axis.
Golf green divot repair tool
A golf green divot repair tool includes a body portion and a single elongate prong attached to the body portion and defining a longitudinal axis. The body portion has opposed upper and lower surfaces, with the upper surface including a thumb pad, the thumb pad defined by an arcuate recess, opposed side walls located on either side of the recess, and a stop located adjacent the prong, the recess, side walls and stop smoothly merging with each other.
Nebulized ventilation system
A nebulizer is connected to an inspiratory air line of a ventilator and forms an air path along a longitudinal axis through which air is delivered to a patient from a ventilator. A nebulizer nozzle is carried within the nebulizer housing and aligned with the longitudinal axis through which gas is mixed with medication and discharged into the air path.
Pneumoflex Systems, Llc
Method and suprachoroidal administration of therapeutic agent
An apparatus for delivering therapeutic agent to an eye comprises a body, a cannula, a hollow needle, and an actuation assembly. The cannula extends distally from the body and is sized and configured to be insertable between a choroid and a sclera of a patient's eye.
Janssen Research & Development, Llc
Implant delivery system
An implant delivery system is disclosed which includes an inner tube assembly, an outer tube assembly and a functional handle. The functional handle includes a threaded rod, a push-pull control member, a casing tube, a displacement tube, an inner tube fixing member, an outer tube fixing member and a stability tube fixing member.
Shanghai Microport Medical (group) Co., Ltd.
Variable lordosis spacer and related methods of use
An expandable fusion device may include a first endplate, and a second endplate. The expandable fusion device also may include a first ramp configured to mate with both the first and second endplates.
Globus Medical, Inc
Microwave surface coagulator with retractable blade
An ablation instrument having an ergonomic handle that includes an actuator adapted to selectively extend and retract a blade that is pivotably mounted within an aperture assembly coupled to the housing by a shaft. The shaft extends distally from the handle and includes a coaxial feedline, a wire conduit disposed along a longitudinal axis of the shaft, and a pull wire disposed within the wire conduit and having a proximal and a distal end, wherein a proximal end of the pull wire is operably coupled to the actuator.
Ulna osteotomy system
A bone plate includes a first three-part combination hole extending through a proximal portion of the plate, a first portion configured to engage a threaded head portion of a bone fixation element, a second portion configured to receive a bone fixation element along an axis substantially perpendicular to a longitudinal axis of the bone and a third portion defining a screw axis extending toward the distal end of the elongated body at a non-perpendicular angle relative to the longitudinal axis in combination with a first two-part combination hole extending through the proximal portion, a first threaded portion configured to engage a threaded head portion of a bone fixation element and a second portion defining an elongated slot extending along a longitudinal axis of the plate for receiving a bone fixation element so that the plate may slide along its longitudinal axis relative to the bone fixation element.. .
Depuy Synthes Products, Inc.
Intramedullary implant, system, and inserting an implant into a bone
An intramedullary implant system, and method for placement within a bone system are provided by the invention. The implant includes a body with at least one pair of beams arranged about a longitudinal axis of the body.
Wright Medical Technology, Inc.
Intramedullary implant, system, and inserting an implant into a bone
An intramedullary implant, system, and method for placement within a bone system are provided by the invention. The implant includes a body with at least one pair of beams arranged about a longitudinal axis of the body.
Wright Medical Technology, Inc.
Multiplanar bone anchor system
The present teachings provide one or more surgical implements for repairing damaged tissue, such as in the case of a spinal fixation procedure. A bone anchor is provided.
Single port device with multi-lumen cap
A surgical access apparatus includes an access member defining a longitudinal axis and having a longitudinal passageway for reception and passage of a surgical object and an access housing mountable to the access member. The access housing includes a diaphragm mounted thereto.
End effector identification by mechanical features
According to one aspect of the present disclosure, a surgical instrument is disclosed. The instrument includes a handle portion, a body portion extending distally from the handle portion and defining a first longitudinal axis and a loading unit.
Surgical device having multiple drivers
A surgical device is provided, the surgical device including a first driver for performing a first movement function; a second driver for performing a second movement function; a first rotatable drive shaft configured, upon actuation, to cause selective engagement of one of the first and second drivers with a second rotatable drive shaft, wherein the second rotatable drive shaft is configured to drive the selectively engaged one of the first and second drivers. Third and fourth drivers may also be included.
Assembly a microsurgical instrument, and pivotable retractor
The present invention discloses an assembly method for a microsurgical instrument, which has a proximal handle mechanically connected to a hollow shaft. The shaft is coupled releasably to a tool head via a bayonet connection.
Articulating surgical apparatus
An endoscopic instrument includes a housing having shaft extending therefrom that defines a longitudinal axis therethrough. The shaft includes an articulating section disposed thereon.
Shaped circuit boards suitable for use in electrosurgical devices and rotatable assemblies including same
An electrosurgical instrument includes a housing having an elongated shaft extending therefrom and a rotatable member disposed on the housing and operably connected to the elongated shaft. The elongated shaft defines a longitudinal axis extending therealong.
Assistive device for removing a biological sample from an intraosseous device, and related kits and methods
This disclosure includes embodiments of assistive apparatuses or devices, kits, and methods for assisting with removal of a biological sample from an intraosseous device. Some of the present assistive apparatuses comprise: a body including a first end and a second end, and defining a channel with a first portion having a first transverse dimension, a second portion disposed between the first portion and the second end and having a second transverse dimension that is smaller than the first transvers dimension, and a longitudinal axis extending through the first portion and the second portion, the body further including a protrusion extending laterally outward relative to the longitudinal axis; where the channel is configured to receive a portion of an intraosseous device having a hub and a cannula extending from the hub, with the first portion of the channel receiving a part of the hub, and the second portion of the channel receiving a part of the cannula while preventing passage of the hub through the second portion..
Fatigue reduction device
The fatigue reduction device includes a frame configured to receive a handle substantially perpendicularly to a longitudinal axis of the frame. A user-faceable portion of the frame is inwardly concave to conform to an arm of a user..
Package for hair products
The present invention relates to a package for a hair product having hair strands which include curls. The package includes a substantially planar panel for mounting the hair product thereto.
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