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|Optical amplifier, optical amplifying system, wavelength converter, and optical communication system|
An optical amplifier includes: an optical amplifying fiber; and a pump light source that supplies pump light to the optical amplifying fiber, the pump light being used for parametrically amplifying signal light input to the optical amplifying fiber by using a non-linear optical effect of the optical amplifying fiber. The fluctuation of the zero-dispersion wavelength of the optical amplifying fiber in the longitudinal direction is within the limit of 0.5 nm/100 m..
Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd.
An electrical connector includes connecting members arranged in an arrangement direction; and a housing member for accommodating the connecting members. The connecting member includes a terminal connected to the mating connector, and a holding member for holding the terminal.
Hirose Electric Co., Ltd.
|Electrical connection assembly|
A high voltage feedthrough assembly comprises an electrical lead extending in a longitudinal direction and an insulative cover capturing the electrical lead and extending along the electrical lead. The high voltage feedthrough assembly also comprises a flange, the insulative cover extending through and being held by the flange, so that the electrical lead extends through the flange.
Thermo Fisher Scientific (bremen) Gmbh
|Thin wire/thick wire lead assembly for electrolytic capacitor|
A capacitor containing a solid electrolytic capacitor element including a sintered porous anode body, a first anode lead, and a second anode lead is provided. The first anode lead has a thickness that is larger than a thickness of the second anode lead.
|Optical coupler provided with a structuration|
The invention relates to an optical coupler (10) in a vertical configuration, capable of working for a wavelength and comprising a first waveguide (12) and a second waveguide (14). The second waveguide (14) has a patterning (33) in the form of a series of patterns (36), the patterns (36) extending along a transverse direction (x) perpendicular to the longitudinal direction (z), being parallel to each other and orthogonal to the general direction of the first waveguide (12), each pattern (36) being arranged both in the core (30) and the cladding (32) of the second waveguide (14) and having parameters influencing the evanescent wave coupling between the first waveguide (12) and the second waveguide (14), said parameters being chosen such that the coupling (c) is greater than 15%..
|Data acquisition method and system|
Disclosed is a system for acoustically exploring structure of a floor below a water body. The system can comprise a vessel, at least one streamer placed in the water and towed by the vessel.
|Optical fiber cord and abnormality detection system|
An optical fiber cord includes: an optical fiber; and a cover material covering the optical fiber, the cover material being formed by braiding a plurality of yarns. Moreover, an abnormality detection system includes: the optical fiber covered with the cover material formed by braiding the plurality of yarns; a scattered light detector configured to detect scattered light occurring in the optical fiber and output data on intensity distribution in a longitudinal direction of the optical fiber; and a data processor configured to determine the presence or absence of an abnormality based on the data outputted from the scattered light detector..
|Probes, blast furnaces equipped therewith, and methods of fabricating probes|
Probes, blast furnaces equipped therewith, and methods of fabricating probes. Such a probe includes a base, a shell connected to the base and constructed of at least first and second housing members that extend together along a length of the probe in a longitudinal direction thereof, and at least one support structure interconnecting the first and second housing members.
|Aluminum alloy brazing sheet and producing same|
An aluminum alloy brazing sheet which is thin but has excellent weldability and post-brazing strength. An aluminum alloy brazing sheet having a core material comprising an aluminum alloy, an al—si based brazing filler metal clad on one surface of the core material and a sacrificial anode material clad on the other surface of the core material: wherein the core material comprises certain amounts of si, fe, cu and mn and certain amounts of one, two or more selected from ti, zr, cr and v; the sacrificial anode material comprises certain amounts of si, fe, mg and zn; in a cross section parallel to the longitudinal direction and along the thickness direction, the interface between the core material and the sacrificial anode material includes 300 pieces/mm or less of an al—mg—cu based intermetallic compound; and the core material and the sacrificial anode material have an unrecrystallized structure..
|High power led lighting device|
Disclosed is a high power led lighting device. The high power led lighting device includes: a substrate on which a plurality of led groups, each of which including a plurality of leds in a row direction, is arranged in a column direction and the led groups have a wider distance therebetween than that between the leds belonging to each led group; a plurality of reflection units which are located between the led groups on a front surface of the substrate and reflect lights emitted from the led groups to form light distribution; and a heat radiation unit attached to a rear surface of the substrate to radiate heat.
Rotating blade for a gas turbine
A rotating blade for a gas turbine includes an airfoil extending in a longitudinal direction and having a leading edge and a trailing edge, whereby the airfoil is bordered at its outer end by a tip shroud, whereby the airfoil includes two or more internal passages, which run in longitudinal direction and are separated by solid webs, and whereby a plurality of shroud fins is arranged on top of the tip shroud to improve gas sealing against a corresponding stator heat shield. The stability and life time of the blade can be enhanced by selecting a position of each of the shroud fins to be exclusively above one of the webs and/or a leading edge wall..
General Electric Technology Gmbh
Device for the damming of a liquid in a liquid basin
A device for the damming of a liquid in a liquid basin including a tubular enclosure suitable for arrangement at an edge of the liquid basin, wherein a longitudinal direction of the tubular enclosure extends substantially parallel to the edge, wherein the enclosure encloses a liquid-fillable space, wherein the, enclosure, at an exterior side thereof, facing the liquid basin, is provided with a skirt for being supported by a sloping underground of the liquid basin, seen from the edge, wherein the support during use is carried out in such a way, that a contact surface present between the skirt and the underground remains substantially free from liquid from the liquid basin, wherein the enclosure, near the lower side of the side during use facing the liquid basin, is provided with one or more filling openings, arranged above the skirt, that during use create an open liquid connection between the space and the liquid in the liquid basin.. .
Rass International Bv.
Process for obtaining a substrate provided with a coating
A process for obtaining a substrate provided with a coating, in which the coating includes a pattern with spatial modulation of at least one property of the coating, includes performing a heat treatment, using a laser radiation, of a continuous coating deposited on the substrate. The heat treatment is such that the substrate is irradiated with the laser radiation focused on the coating in the form of at least one laser line, keeping the coating continuous and without melting of the coating, and a relative displacement of the substrate and of the laser line focused on the coating is imposed in a direction transverse to the longitudinal direction of the laser line, while temporally modulating during this relative displacement the power of the laser line as a function of the speed of relative displacement and of the dimensions of the pattern in the direction of relative displacement..
Saint-gobain Glass France
Glass film ribbon manufacturing method and glass film ribbon manufacturing device
Provided is a glass film ribbon manufacturing device (1), including: a transverse conveyance unit (4), which is configured to convey a glass film ribbon (g) in a transverse direction; and a cleaving unit (5), which is arranged on a conveyance path of the transverse conveyance unit (4), and is configured to cleave the glass film ribbon (g) along a preset cleaving line extending in a longitudinal direction, the transverse conveyance unit (4) including a wrinkle-smoothing unit (14) configured to smooth a wrinkle generated in the glass film ribbon (g) before the glass film ribbon (g) is cleaved by the cleaving unit (5).. .
Nippon Electric Glass Co., Ltd.
Conveyor chute for the interior of a building and palletizing same for shipment
A chute apparatus for conveying objects by gravity inside a building from a higher story to a lower story includes one or more sets of discrete sections having passages forming an elongated conduit which pass through one or more floors of the building. Each set includes an intake section which has a tubular body having a first passage and a tapered portion having a second passage.
Plastic container and blow mould for the production thereof
A plastics material container, in particular for beverages, with an aperture by way of which a liquid is capable of being removed from the container, with a main body adjoining this aperture in a longitudinal direction and a base portion adjoining this main body in this longitudinal direction, wherein the base portion has at least three stand feet, wherein external surfaces of these stand feet in each case form a stand portion of the plastics material container extending in sections in the form of an annular segment over a pre-set circumferential angle and wherein at least three grooves are formed between these stand feet, wherein these grooves extend at least also in a radial direction of the plastics material container which is at a right angle to the longitudinal direction, wherein these grooves have in each case a groove bottom which extends at least also in the radial direction as well as a wall portion which extends at least also from this groove bottom to a stand portion of a stand foot adjacent to this groove bottom.. .
Spring assembly for aircraft components
A spring assembly elongate along a longitudinal direction includes a first spring that includes a first spring member and a first elongate member that extends from the first spring member along the longitudinal direction. The spring assembly includes a second spring including a second spring member and a second elongate member that extends from the second spring member along the longitudinal direction.
The Boeing Company
Vehicle body front structure
A vehicle body front structure includes a front side member, a crush box, a bumper reinforcement, a spacer and a stepped portion. The spacer has an engaging portion and protrudes rearward in a longitudinal direction of a vehicle from an extending portion formed outside in a width direction of the vehicle relative to a connected portion of the bumper reinforcement, the connected portion being connected to the crush box.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
Rotation-linear motion conversion apparatus and steering apparatus
This rotation-linear motion conversion apparatus (10) includes: a pinion shaft (20) in which a pinion gear (22) is formed; a rack bar (30) in which a rack gear (32) that engages with the pinion gear (22) and a support surface (31) along a longitudinal direction are formed; and a support part (40) that supports the rack bar (30) movably along the support surface (31). The support part (40) prevents a movement of the rack bar (30) in a direction x perpendicular to a surface (30a) in which the rack gear (32) is formed..
Thk Co., Ltd.
Motorized bogie for a low floor railway vehicle
A bogie includes a chassis, including two beams, two crosspieces, two axle structures, each including two journal boxes, and a transverse axle shaft, extending in the transverse direction between two ends each supporting a respective wheel, the wheels defining an inner space between them, defined in the transverse direction between the wheels of a same axle shaft, and defined in the longitudinal direction between the two axle shafts, at least one motor supported by one of the crosspieces of the chassis, arranged in the inner space defined by the wheels, and including a coupling shaft, and at least one reducer. The bogie includes a primary suspension, including flexible mountings arranged between the crosspieces and the beams of the chassis, the reducer is arranged outside the inner space, the coupling shaft of the motor extending from the motor beyond one of the corresponding beams to the reducer..
Alstom Transport Technologies
Railcar head structure
A railcar head structure includes: a roof bodyshell positioned above a driver's cab window; and an underframe. The underframe includes: a pair of side sills; and a center sill located between the side sills and extending in a car longitudinal direction.
Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
Shaped part, trim part for vehicle interiors, and device and process for producing the shaped part
A shaped part for a trim part for vehicle interiors with a support made of a mat that contains fibers. The support includes a recess on a visible side that extends in longitudinal direction, and a protrusion on a back side that extends in longitudinal direction and corresponds with the recess on the visible side.
Faurecia Innenraum Systeme Gmbh
Razor blade and razor cartridge using the same
An integral razor blade which is thin and has improved strength by shaping a geometrical structure of the razor blade and a razor cartridge using the same. The razor blade includes a base portion, a bent portion extending in a bent manner from one end of the base portion, and an edge portion extending from one end of the bent portion, a cutting edge being formed at one end of the edge portion.
Dorco Co., Ltd.
Method of cutting and removing adhesive matter at end of cuboid metal material and removal apparatus
Adhesive matter remaining at the end of a cuboid metal material is reliably removed in a relatively short time while suppressing the decrease in yield rate of the metal material. Distances of the upper surface and the lower surface of a cuboid metal material from a reference position are measured using a distance measurement device in the longitudinal direction of the slab including the longitudinal end of the slab.
Jfe Steel Corporation
Spiral spring manufacturing method
The present invention includes a spiral forming step causing a substantially liner elongated member, which is conveyed toward one side in a longitudinal direction of the elongated member by a pair of conveying rollers, to be engaged at one side in a second direction with a pressing member movable in the second direction so that a spiral body including the fixed coil part, the first movable coil part and the second movable coil part is formed from the linear elongated member. The spiral forming step is configured to control the position of the pressing member with respect to the second direction, while recognizing, based on a signal from a rotational speed sensor for detecting the rotational speed of the conveying roller, a relationship between a position in the longitudinal direction of the elongated member that is engaged with the pressing member and the position in the circumferential direction after the spiral body is formed..
Work transfer apparatus
To provide a work transfer apparatus which can transfer works at high speed with controlling respectively the posture of the right and left of works. The work transfer apparatus includes an arm moving back and forth between machines in order to transfer work(s), a crossbar coupled to the arm, and a pair of right and left work holding devices provided at the left and right sides of the crossbar and tilt drive devices being provided on the arm, respectively controlling the work holding devices to rotate around an axis of a longitudinal direction of the crossbar..
Aida Engineering, Ltd.
Nozzle for silicon container
Disclosed herein is a nozzle for a silicon container, in which scrapers are horizontally and perpendicularly provided at the front end of the nozzle, thereby preventing silicon from unintentionally spreading during the application of silicon. The nozzle for a silicon container includes: a nozzle body configured to provide a discharge path for silicon discharged from a nozzle container; and a horizontal scraper disposed on the nozzle body, and configured to prevent silicon, discharged from the nozzle body, from unintentionally spreading; wherein the horizontal scraper is horizontally disposed along a longitudinal direction of the nozzle body, and is formed to protrude to left, right, and front sides of the nozzle body.
Game operating device
A game operating device (controller) includes a longitudinal housing, and a holding portion held by hand to be wrapped by its palm it is formed in the housing. A direction switch is provided on an upper surface at a position where it can be operated by thumb of the hand holding the holding portion, and a start switch and a select switch are provided backward thereof.
Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Disclosed is a manual treadmill for the exercise of a user, comprising: a frame extending along a longitudinal direction and rotational shafts suitable to rotate about corresponding rotational axes transversal to the longitudinal direction of the frame; and an exercise belt operatively connected to the rotational shafts, so as to generate an endless closed exercise path having an upper portion suitable to interact with the user and a lower portion facing a reference plane. The upper portion has a set curved side profile along the longitudinal direction of the frame so that a force generated by the user on the exercise belt generates the rotation of the rotational shafts and the exercise belt..
Cannula-needle for intravenous catheter, the manufacture thereof and infusion device including the cannula-needle
Certain exemplary embodiments provide systems, methods, and/or devices configured to utilize a cannula-needle having a tubular body adapted to house thereinside a needle of a catheter. The cannula-needle has a peripheral wall extending along a longitudinal direction with a predetermined length from an open proximal end to a distal end, the distal end provided with a hole..
Loren Medical Device Usa Ltd
System for purifying air having a catalyst filter
The present invention provides for a filter system having a catalyst filter configured for placement in a filter housing. The catalyst filter has a first band and a second band of material.
Lennox Industries Inc.
Skin stretching tape and alleviating pain
A skin stretching tape includes a first sheet member formed of a non-stretchable material, and having a first backside surface with an adhesive compound applied thereto; and a second sheet member formed of a stretchable material in a band shape, and having a second backside surface with an adhesive compound applied thereto. The first sheet member is attached to the second backside surface at one end portion of the second sheet member.
Elastic bandage and textile material for use in such an elastic bandage
An elastic bandage is disclosed, enabling the bandage to be applied with improved ease, predictability and controllability, even on body parts having variable circumference. The bandage comprises an elongate strip of a stretchable elastic textile material, wherein a first set of repeated markings are provided and distributed along the longitudinal direction of the elongate strip for correlation of markings within different turns, allowing turns having the same length of unstretched elastic bandage to be wrapped and stretched around various circumferences with different yield rates.
Dental implant with coronal groove structure
The invention relates to a dental implant, comprising an implant body which extends in a longitudinal direction from an apical end to a coronal end and which has a first bone anchoring surface extending from the apical end to a transition portion lying between the apical and the coronal end, and a second bone anchoring surface extending from the transition portion to the coronal end, said second bone anchoring surface having at least one groove extending in a circumferential direction of the second bone anchoring surface, said groove being defined in the radially inward direction by a groove bottom surface and on both sides in the axial direction by groove flank surfaces extending from the groove bottom surface to an outer surface.. .
Bego Implant Systems Gmbh & Co., Kg
Soft tissue biopsy or excisional devices and methods
A device for soft tissue biopsy or excision for either handheld or stereotactic table use may comprise a work element configured to selectively open and close at least one articulable beak configured to penetrate tissue, or follow a central lumen of another device or over a wire in a longitudinal direction. Flush and vacuum tissue transport mechanisms may be incorporated.
Bed frame having flexible slats which are adjustable in a horizontal plane
A bed frame having flexible slats which are adjustable in a horizontal plane and having at least one bearing element for supporting one end of at least one flexible slat on a longitudinal beam of the bed frame is provided. The bearing element is movable over an arbitrary displacement path along the longitudinal beam.
An electronic smoking article includes an outer tube extending in a longitudinal direction, an inner tube within the outer tube and including a pair of opposing slots, a liquid supply comprising a liquid material, a coil heater, a wick and a mouth end insert. The coil heater is located in the inner tube.
Altria Client Services Llc
Glass product with electrically heated surface and its manufacture
The invention relates to a glass product with electrically heated surface and a method of its manufacture. A method of manufacturing a glass product with electrically heated surface comprises the steps of: producing a substantially transparent substrate; applying a substantially transparent electroconductive layer to the substrate; and forming in the electroconductive layer at least one section with electrically insulated zones separated by electroconductive strips, which at least partially deviate from the longitudinal direction of the section and consist of straight and/or curved portions having substantially the same width w within one section, the width being selected for a specified configuration of electrically insulated zones as a function of desired total resistance rtotal of the section, consisting of combination of resistances rn of the strip portions, wherein resistance rn of each strip portion is determined from the equation: where r□ is the specific resistivity of the electroconductive layer; w is the width of the strip, and ln is the length of each portion of the strip..
Electric apparatus including rotor, stator, and shaft
A generator includes a plurality of magnets defining one of a rotor and a stator, a conductor including a core and a coil, the conductor defining the other of the rotor and the stator, and a shaft to which the stator is fixable. The core has a width inwardly narrowed from an outer edge toward an inner edge along a longitudinal direction of the core..
A plug connector having a housing and at least one contact element which is fixed within the housing and is designed for connection to a wire of a cable, which wire is partially surrounded by a jacket, wherein the housing comprises two housing parts which are designed in such a way that they are fitted to one another in order to assemble the plug connector and are connected by being moved in the longitudinal direction of the plug connector until they reach an end position, wherein, owing to the movement, a part of at least of one of the housing parts, which part is provided for receiving a portion of the jacket, is radially deformed in order to fix the jacket.. .
Rosenberger Hochfrequenztechnik Gmbh & Co. Kg
An electrical connector includes a unitary base elongated along a longitudinal direction. A first tongue extends forwardly from the base and has a uniform thickness along the longitudinal direction.
3m Innovative Properties Company
Non-volatile semiconductor memory device
Stack structures are arranged in a first direction horizontal to a semiconductor substrate, one of which has a longitudinal direction along a second direction. One stack structure has a plurality of semiconductor layers stacked between interlayer insulating layers.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
Conductor joint and conductor joint component
A conductor joint for joining a copper conductor to a fiber-structured heating element whose dimensions are length (l)>>width (w)>>thickness (t), and which heating element comprises carbon fiber strands, wherein the copper conductor is transversely disposed to the longitudinal direction (l) of the heating element to form a layered structure in the thickness direction (t), on both sides of the heating element, the copper conductor comprising strands separable from each other. The strands of the copper conductor, the number and diameter of which are suitable for transferring a power of more than ten kw, are quantitatively substantially evenly distributed on both sides of the heating element, the strands are disposed in a planar manner in such a way that the strands substantially lie in one plane, adjacent to each other, and the ends of the strands extend, in the width direction (w) of the heating element, beyond the heating element, wherein the portions of the ends of the strands extending beyond the heating element overlap each other, and an electric joint is formed between the lateral faces of these overlapping strands..
Image forming apparatus
The support member is provided at an intermediate portion thereof in a longitudinal direction with the wavelike portions having a wave shape when viewed from a width direction perpendicular to the longitudinal direction and having elasticity in the longitudinal direction.. .
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
Image forming apparatus
The one end portion and the other end portion of the support member have tapered portions, respectively, and thickness of each tapered portion is gradually reduced toward a center side from an end side of the support member in a longitudinal direction.. .
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
Destaticizing brush and image forming apparatus
A destaticizing brush includes a grounding member, a conductive brush member, and an adhesive tape member. The conductive brush member is bent back in a u-turn shape along an outer periphery of the grounding member in a direction in which a longitudinal direction intersects the grounding member such that the conductive brush member is in electric contact with the grounding member.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Optical fiber ribbon and optical fiber cable housing optical fiber ribbon
Provided is an optical fiber ribbon capable of achieving higher density and reduction in diameter and accurately placing optical fibers in v-shape grooves in a fusion machine without failure. The optical fiber ribbon 1 includes three or more of optical fibers 2 arranged in parallel and connecting portions 3 connecting adjacent two optical fibers 2 together, the connecting portions 3 being intermittently provided in each of a ribbon longitudinal direction and a ribbon width direction.
Pluggable optical connector, lock and release mechanism therefor
A pluggable optical connector with a lock and release mechanism having a slider. The slider includes a handle, two spaced apart longitudinal arms extending from the handle and along two opposite sidewalls of a housing of the connector, two wedges formed at two free ends of the two arms respectively for forcing two deflectable locking tabs formed on a cage outwards when the connector is plugged into the cage and locked therein, and a bridge extending between the two arms.
Sae Magnetics (h.k.) Ltd.
Device for inspecting a surface of an electrically conductive part
A device for inspecting a surface of an electrically conductive part, the device having a plurality of eddy current probes arranged on a convex surface of the device together with an applicator for applying the probes against the surface to be inspected into which the device is inserted, wherein the probes are fastened on flexible strips extending beside one another in a longitudinal direction of the device, the applicator including a deformable material, that, on being compressed along the longitudinal direction, gives rise to expansion transversely to the longitudinal direction, the expansion deforming the strips so as to apply the probes against the surface.. .
Sensor element having a conductor and leadthrough
A sensor element for detecting a physical property of a gas includes: a first end region and a second end region opposing one another; a functional element in the first end region interior that is electroconductively connected to a contact area disposed in the second end region exterior; the electrically conductive connection between the functional element and the contact area having a conductor in the interior of the sensor element essentially extending in the longitudinal direction, and having a leadthrough that essentially extends orthogonally to the longitudinal direction of the sensor element. The ratio between an electrical resistance of the conductor and an electrical resistance of the leadthrough is between 3 and ⅓..
Robert Bosch Gmbh
Defect inspection method and defect inspection device
A defect inspection method and device for irradiating a linear region on a surface-patterned sample mounted on a table, with illumination light from an inclined direction to the sample, next detecting in each of a plurality of directions an image of the light scattered from the sample irradiated with the illumination light, then processing signals obtained by the detection of the images of the scattered light, and thereby detecting a defect present on the sample; wherein the step of detecting the scattered light image in the plural directions is performed through oval shaped lenses in which elevation angles of the optical axes thereof are different from each other, within one plane perpendicular to a plane formed by the normal to the surface of the table on which to mount the sample and the longitudinal direction of the linear region irradiated with the irradiation light.. .
Hitachi High-technologies Corporation
An onboard detector includes a cable including an insulated wire including a center conductor and an insulation covering the center conductor and a sheath covering the insulated wire, a sensor including a sensor main body including a detecting element and a lead wire extending from the sensor main body and connected to the center conductor, and a fixing member to fix the sensor to the cable. The fixing member is configured to fix the insulated wire exposed from the sheath while being bent between the sheath and the lead wire.
Hitachi Metals, Ltd.
Device for the controlled initiation of the deflagration of an explosive charge
A device for the controlled initiation of a subdetonative reaction of an explosive charge arranged in a shell includes at least one explosive charge core extending in a region of a longitudinal axis of the explosive charge. A transverse dimension of the explosive charge core is adaptable to a radial extent of the shell in a longitudinal direction of the explosive charge, while a charging of the explosive charge core is set homogeneously or locally variably over a length of the explosive charge core with respect to a type of explosive material..
Tdw Gesellschaft Fuer Verteidigungstechnische Wirksysteme Mbh
Collector pipe for a heat exchanger device, a heat exchanger device and a emptying a heat exchanger device
A collection tube for a heat exchanger apparatus includes an outflow opening, an inflow opening, a plurality of deflection openings, and a separation element. The separation element is configured and arranged in the collection tube to divide the collection tube into an outflow region in which the outflow opening is arranged, an inflow region in which the inflow opening is arranged, and a first deflection region in which the deflection openings are arranged, the separation element being arranged with respect to a collection tube axis such that the separation element encloses an angle with the collection tube axis, the collection tube axis extending in an axial longitudinal direction of the collection tube..
Jaeggi Hybridtechnologie Ag
Disclosed are systems and methods for a unitary diaphragm assembly is for use in flush valves. The diaphragm assembly may have a flexible diaphragm which includes a seating portion and a mounting portion at the outer peripheral edge.
Zurn Industries, Llc
Device for triggering a gas spring
A device for triggering a gas spring comprises an actuating device and an actuating element which is operatively connected to the actuating device and acts on an end-side trigger of the gas spring. The actuating element acts on the trigger and is designed as a lever arrangement which reduces or multiplies the force and/or distance and which comprises an actuating lever, which is connected to the actuating device.
An improved connector
A connector having a spring configured to change a dimension such as diameter or length in response to a change in force applied to it, wherein the spring is biased in a radial or longitudinal direction towards a natural dimension. The connector including a dimension control portion configured to restrict the change in dimension in a direction away from the bias of the spring..
Strake for a wind turbine tower
A strake for a wind turbine tower is provided a strake for a wind turbine tower is disclosed, whereby the strake is realized as a detachable strake to be mounted to a wind turbine tower to reduce vortex induced vibrations. The strake includes an outer structure and the outer structure defines three sides that are interconnected by three angles, so that the strake includes a mainly triangular shape in its cross-cut perpendicular to its longitudinal direction.
Apparatus and stretching a pelt on a pelt board
An apparatus is disclosed for stretching a pelt (1) on a pelt board (2) comprising a pelt board holder (7) for holding one end part (6) of the pelt board, pelt holders (5) arranged to grip at least a part of the lower periphery of the pelt when arranged on the pelt board, driver (11) for mutually displacing the pelt board placed in the pelt board holder (7) and the pelt holders (5) in a longitudinal direction of the pelt board (2), controller (12) for controlling the operation of the driver, and sensor (15) for sensing a characteristic property of the pelt board (2) and providing an output accordingly to the controller (12). Furthermore are disclosed methods of stretching pelts (1) accordingly..
Polyester film and envelope
The embodiments relate to a polyester film, which has a high tensile strength in the transverse direction and a low tensile strength in the longitudinal direction, while satisfying the condition of 0.5<a<6, a being calculated by equation 1. A polyester film according to the embodiments can easily be cut in the transverse direction..
Changeable wing profile
This relates to changes in wing profiles. In order to make available an aerodynamic structure that can be variably adjusted and changed with respect to the wing profile, it is provided that an aerodynamic structure for a wing or rudder arrangement of an aircraft comprises a support structure and an outer skin.
Airbus Defence And Space Gmbh
Changeable wing profile
This relates to changes in wing profiles. In order to provide an aerodynamic structure that can be variably adjusted and changed with respect to the wing profile, it is provided that an aerodynamic structure for a wing or rudder arrangement of an aircraft comprises a support structure and an outer skin.
Airbus Defence And Space Gmbh
Vehicles having upper side member reinforcement portions
Vehicle structures for dissipating energy associated with an impact are described herein. In one embodiment, a vehicle includes an a-pillar support having a first engagement surface that is oriented forward in a vehicle longitudinal direction.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
Vehicular floor brace
A vehicle floor brace has a tubular body formed by rounding a sheet metal material, and a pair of attachment portions made of the sheet metal material and formed integrally with the tubular body at both ends in a longitudinal direction of the tubular body, and the vehicle floor brace is fixedly attached to an underside of a floor panel of a vehicle via the attachment portions to reinforce the floor panel, each of the attachment portions being configured to include a flat portion having an attachment surface to be attached to the floor panel, and a pair of reinforcing flanges formed by bending both side portions of the flat portion at right angles so that the side portions extend downward to an opposite side from the attachment surface and so that the attachment portion has a dish-shaped section.. .
Toyoda Iron Works Co., Ltd.
Lower vehicle-body structure of automotive vehicle
A single cross member extending in a vehicle width direction is provided between a portion of a side sill which is positioned near a center pillar and a tunnel portion. A pair of seat-rail mounting seats are provided at a lower portion of the tunnel portion to be spaced apart from the cross member in a vehicle longitudinal direction.
Mazda Motor Corporation
Rear vehicle-body structure of automotive vehicle
A pair of rear side frames respectively comprise front bending-promotion portions, middle bending-promotion portions and rear bending-promotion portions which cause the rear side frames to bend inward, in a vehicle width direction, in a trough-folding shape in a rear collision of a vehicle, and a longitudinal distance l2 between the front bending-promotion portions and the middle bending-promotion portions is set to be longer than a longitudinal direction l1 between the middle bending-promotion portions and the rear bending-promotion portions. Thereby, there is provided a rear vehicle-body structure of an automotive vehicle which can properly absorb a collision load at a vehicle-body rear portion, even if a rear side frame is made from material which may not cause smooth bucking of the rear side frame..
Mazda Motor Corporation
Vehicle door structure
A vehicle door structure has: a door inner panel that is made of resin and that, together with a door outer panel, structures a door main body portion having a substantially closed cross-sectional shape; a beam having a main body portion, that extends in a door longitudinal direction, and an extended portion that is made of metal and is provided in continuation with a length direction end portion of the main body portion, the beam being disposed within the closed cross-section of the door main body portion; and a bent portion that is bendingly formed at the extended portion, and that, as seen in plan view, is disposed further toward a door thickness direction outer side than the frame main body portion.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
Electrostatic energy generator using tire cord fabric
An electrostatic energy generator may include one or more first tire cord fabrics each including a conductive material which is a wire-shaped electrode and a non-conductive material, the non-conductive material configured to surround an outer peripheral surface of the conductive material, and one or more second tire cord fabrics each including a conductive material which is a wire-shaped electrode, and a material configured to surround an outer peripheral surface of the conductive material that is different from the non-conductive material of the first tire cord fabric, wherein the first tire cord fabric and the second tire cord fabric are arranged in a longitudinal direction so as to be in contact with each other and form a bundle, such that frictional electricity is generated due to a friction between the first tire cord fabric and the second tire cord fabric.. .
Research & Business Foundation Sungkyunkwan University
Apparatus and producing a composite elasticized web with intermittent elastic sections
Apparatus for producing a composite elasticized web with intermittent elastic sections, including: a tensioning unit for tensioning in a longitudinal direction a continuous elastic film, a cutting and repitch unit comprising a knife roller and a rotary repitch device including a plurality of transport units and a plurality of anvils cooperating with the knife roller for transversely cutting the continuous tensioned elastic film and forming a succession of discrete sections of elastic film.. .
Plastic film stretching apparatus
A plastic film is drawn by a method different from a conventional one. The plastic film is intermittently fed in the longitudinal direction.
Delivery system for a self expanding stent
A system for delivering a stent from a catheter sheath in a longitudinal direction comprising: a thumbwheel mounted on an axle, the axle being supported by opposite walls of a housing; a first pinion mounted on the axle; a second pinion mounted on the axle, whereby rotation of the thumbwheel causes rotation of the first pinion and rotation of the second pinion; a first rack, enageable with the first pinion at a first surface of the first pinion, the first rack being operably connected with a stent-engaging member; a second rack, engageable with the second pinion at a second surface of the second pinion, the second surface being disposed in a direction diametrically opposite the first surface, the second rack being operably connected with a sheath configured to confine the stent.. .
Abbott Cardiovascular Systems Inc.
Medical device for inserting into a hollow organ of the body
The invention relates to a medical device for inserting into a hollow organ of the body. The device has a compressible and expandable lattice structure made of webs, which are integrally connected to each other by web connectors and which bound closed cells of the lattice structure, wherein the web connectors each have a connector axis extending between two cells which, in a longitudinal direction of the lattice structure, are adjacent to each other.
Acandis Gmbh & Co. Kg
Prosthetic heart valve system and delivery system therefor
A prosthetic heart valve system and a delivery system therefor, the prosthetic heart valve system comprising a heart valve element with expandable generally tubular stent support forming a wire frame, wherein the tubular stent support comprises a plurality of adjacent rows of interconnected, substantially diamond-shaped cell structures extending, along and in parallel to the longitudinal direction, between the proximal end and distal end, and wherein the stent support, in a medial portion, comprises a circumferential row of a plurality of wire anchor structures which wire anchor structures are spaced from one another and attached to the wire frame and which, in respect to the longitudinal axis of the stent support, at least partially protrude outward at an angle α. The prosthetic heart valve system may also comprise a stent(graft)-element..
Electrosurgical tissue sealer and cutter
A surgical instrument comprises an end effector including a pair of jaw members configured to move with respect to one another between an open configuration and a closed configuration for clamping tissue. At least one jaw member includes an elongate cam slot extending in a longitudinal direction over a substantial a length a tissue clamping surface of the at least one jaw member.
Foam construction and mattress or pillow provided therewith
Foam construction (1) for use in a mattress or pillow, that comprises a base (2) extending in a longitudinal direction (l) that is made of a flexible synthetic foam, whereby this base (2) comprises two arms (4) extending in the longitudinal direction that are connected by a breathable bridge (5) that extends in the said longitudinal direction (l).. .
Advanced Spring Technology, Naamloze Vennootschap
Support device adjustable by an electric motor
Support device, adjustable by an electric motor, for padding of seating, or reclining furniture, in particular a mattress of a bed, has a base body which includes support parts on which the padding is supported during use. The support parts include one stationary first support part, a pivot axis, and a second support part pivotably adjustable relative to first support part about the pivot axis.
De Werth Group Ag
Transfer station for transferring bristle filaments
The invention relates to a transfer station (1) by which bristle filaments, which can be fed to the transfer station in bristle bundles (3), in which the bristle filaments are assembled in bundle form by at least one band (4), are transferred to a magazine (2), in which the bristle filaments are stored. The transfer station according to the invention is characterized in that the transfer station (1) has at least two pairs (8, 9) of gripping fingers (10, 11; 12, 13) spaced apart from one another in the longitudinal direction of the bundles, in that the gripping fingers (10, 11; 12, 13) of the gripping-finger pairs (8, 9) can be moved relative to one another, in order to grip a bristle bundle (3), such that a distance between said gripping fingers (10, 11; 12, 13) is reduced, and in that the gripping-finger pairs (8, 9) here grip the bristle bundle (3) such that at least one band (4) of the bristle bundle (3) is arranged between adjacent gripping-finger pairs (8, 9).
A health bracelet is disclosed. According to an embodiment of the present invention, a health bracelet comprises a first strap member having a predetermined length, a plurality of stone members arranged on one surface of the first strap member along the longitudinal direction of the first strap member, and a second strap member serving as a portion which comes into contact with the skin of a user, having a shape corresponding to the shape of the first strap member, coupled to the surface of the first member, on which the stone members are arranged, and having exposure holes at portions corresponding to the positions of the stone members such that the stone members are exposed through the exposure holes..
Protector and wiring harness with protector
It is aimed to provide a technology capable of partially easily bending and deforming a wiring harness accommodated in a protector without introducing a hot-pressing machine for forming a shape capable of accommodating a wiring harness at a manufacturing side for wiring harnesses. To achieve this object, a protector includes an accommodating portion formed of a sheet material obtained by partially pressing a flexible sheet-like nonwoven material containing basic fibers and a binder having a lower melting point than the basic fibers from opposite sides and heating at least one surface of a pressed part, thereby having a cured partial area, and having an internal space capable of accommodating a wiring harness.
Sumitomo Electronic Industries, Ltd.
Submarine cable and multilayer tape for impermeable layer of same
Protrusion portions and recess portions are formed on a metal layer. The protrusion portions are repeatedly formed in a lattice shape at a pitch of p.
A disposable wristband comprises: a base thin film formed of a fabric material having a strip shape to be worn on a user' s wrist; a first coating layer coated on an upper surface of the base thin film; a second coating layer coated on a lower surface of the base thin film; and adhesive tape attached to the first coating layer or the second coating layer and disposed at an end in a longitudinal direction of the base thin film to wrap and fix the base thin film on the wrist.. .
Osung System Co., Ltd.
A pressure-detecting sensor that includes a piezoelectric sensor, a rectangular plate member, and an attaching member. The piezoelectric sensor is attached to the plate member via the attaching member so that the piezoelectric sensor is located in the vicinity of an end of the plate member in the longitudinal direction of the plate member, and such that the longitudinal direction of the piezoelectric sensor is parallel to the transverse direction of the plate member.
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Liquid crystal display device
A liquid crystal display device having an alignment layer stopper which is formed external to a display area to suppress the generation of an electric field between signal lines and the alignment layer stopper, wherein the alignment layer stopper includes a second conductive layer sp formed above the first substrate when the alignment layer stopper is formed by coating and a first conductive layer sh formed below the second conductive layer sp through an insulating film and arranged in such a manner that its marginal parts in the longitudinal direction of the second conductive layer sp are exposed when viewed from the plane direction from the second conductive layer sp, and the first conductive layer sh is formed in a thin film layer between signal lines arranged in the side parts of the display area and the second conductive layer sp.. .
Japan Display Inc.
Sensor element including a strip conductor and a reference gas channel
A sensor element for detecting a physical property of a gas includes: a solid electrolyte film; a first end area and a second end area situated diametrically opposite in the longitudinal direction; a functional element in the first end area in the interior which is electrically conductively connected to a contact surface situated in the second end area on the outer surface, the electrically conductive connection having a strip conductor running essentially in the longitudinal direction in the interior of the sensor element; and a reference gas channel running essentially in the longitudinal direction of the sensor element communicating with a reference gas outside of the sensor element via a reference gas opening, the strip conductor and the reference gas channel being situated in such a way that at least a partial overlap occurs between them.. .
Robert Bosch Gmbh
Sensor element having a contact surface
A sensor element, in particular for detection of a physical property of a gas, in particular for detection of the concentration of a gas component or of the temperature or of a solid constituent or of a liquid constituent of an exhaust gas of an internal combustion engine, the sensor element including, a solid electrolyte film and including, located oppositely from one another in its longitudinal direction, first and second end regiona, the sensor element including outside the second end region, in particular in the first end region, a functional element electrically conductively connected to a contact surface disposed in the second end region on the outer surface of the sensor element, the contact surface having a rounding, which is a radius, on its side facing away from the first end region. The contact surfaces each include three sub-regions: head region, neck region, and body region..
Robert Bosch Gmbh
Pipe rehabilitation method
An existing pipe that is to be rehabilitated has concavely curved portions and straight portions as viewed in cross-section orthogonal to the longitudinal direction of the existing pipe. For pipe rehabilitation at the curved portion of the existing pipe, a plurality of rectangular parallelepiped segments whose inner surface plate, side plates and end plates are all rectangular are used.
Shonan Gosei-jushi Seisakusho K.k.
Fixing element, installation assembly, device assembly and fixing
A fixing element for fixing an elongated component to a device frame, the fixing element comprising a body part (2) extending in longitudinal direction, a first fixing member (21) and a second fixing member (22). Each one of the first fixing member (21) and the second fixing member (22) is a resilient member adapted to be received in a corresponding fixing recess (61, 62) provided in a device frame (6) for fixing the fixing element to the device frame (6).
Abb Technology Oy
Planetary gear set and supplying oil to tooth engagement regions and bearings of a planetary gear set of said type
The invention relates to a planetary gear set (1) comprising a housing (2), a sun gear shaft (3) which is mounted rotatably in the housing (2) and which can be driven by means of a motor, a sun gear (6) which is held rotationally conjointly on the sun gear shaft (3), a planet gear carrier (7) which is mounted rotatably in the housing (2) and on which rotatably mounted planet gears (8) are held, wherein the planet gears (8) engage with the sun gear (6), an internal gear (11) which is arranged in positionally fixed fashion in the housing (2) and which has an internal toothing and which engages with the planet gears (8), a drive output flange which is operatively connected to the planet gear carrier (7) and which is mounted rotatably on the housing (2), and at least one oil supply which is designed to deliver oil to tooth engagement regions and/or bearings, wherein the oil supply comprises a sun gear shaft bore (20) which extends in the longitudinal direction of the sun gear shaft (3), a gap seal bushing (21) which is fluidically connected to the sun gear shaft bore (20), a planet gear carrier distributor (22) which is fluidically connected to the gap seal bushing (21) and which is provided on the planet gear carrier (7), and oil-conducting lines (23, 24) which are arranged on the planet gear carrier (7) and which are fluidically connected to the planet gear carrier distributor (22) and which lead to tooth engagement regions and/or bearings.. .
Linear compressor for a domestic appliance and domestic refrigeration appliance
A linear compressor for a domestic appliance has a piston that can move in the longitudinal direction of a cylinder between top and bottom dead center positions. A piston outer surface can be contactlessly supported against a corresponding cylinder inner surface owing to the formation of a gas thrust bearing in the radial direction of the cylinder.
Bsh HausgerÄte Gmbh
Hydraulic pump and piston for such a hydraulic pump
The invention relates to a hydraulic pump, in particular an adjustable axial piston pump, having at least one piston (22) which is movable in a reciprocating manner in a longitudinal direction within a pump housing during operation of the hydraulic pump, said piston (22) having a link head (24) and a piston top (54) opposite the link head (24), and also at least one hollow chamber (60) which is surrounded at least partially by a piston housing (62) which substantially or completely terminates each hollow chamber (60) towards the outside. The invention also relates to a piston (22) for such a hydraulic pump..
Hydac Drive Center Gmbh
Partition system for a partition of wooden beams
Partition system for assembling a partition (3) such as a wall, that is composed of wooden beams (4) with two side faces (8,9) opposite one another extending in the longitudinal direction that determine the width of the beam (4) and with which the beams (4) can be assembled adjacent to one another, wherein connecting pieces (5) are provided to be fitted between adjacent beams (4) in order to keep the beams (4) from one another with a certain clearance (s) in the assembled state and that the connecting pieces (5) are kept at a fixed or practically fixed distance from one another by spacers (6).. .
Wov, Besloten Vennootschap Met Beperkte Aansprakelijkheid
A work vehicle includes a vehicle body frame, an inverter, and first through fourth brackets. The first bracket extends in the vehicle width direction, and is disposed in front of the inverter.
Method and arrangement
A method is provided for manufacturing an electrical contact arrangement on an end of a hoisting rope of a hoisting apparatus, which hoisting rope includes a non-conductive coating, and a plurality of adjacent conductive load bearing members for bearing the load exerted on the rope in a longitudinal direction thereof embedded in the coating and extending parallel to each other and to the longitudinal direction of the hoisting rope unbroken throughout the length of the rope, the coating forming the surface of the hoisting rope and extending between adjacent load bearing members thereby isolating them from each other, in which method a conductive plate element is placed beside the end of the hoisting rope; and the conductive plate element is attached immovably beside the end of the hoisting rope with at least one threaded screw member made of conductive material by screwing the threaded screw member into the hoisting rope such that it extends centrally between load bearing members next to each other, and such that the threads thereof are in contact with both of said load bearing members next to each other, the conductive plate element being thereby brought to be in conductive connection with both of said load bearing members next to each other via said at least one screw member.. .
Floor assembly for transportable refrigerated container
A floor assembly includes a plurality of transverse stringers spaced from one another in the longitudinal direction of the floor assembly. The assembly also includes a plurality of transverse bottom flanges, each transverse bottom flange being coupled to a lower portion of a respective transverse stringer and to a neighboring transverse bottom flange along respective transversely extending side edges thereof.
Fontaine Commercial Trailer, Inc.
Packaging material, packaging bag, packaging container, and packaged body
A packaging material is formed of a composite film obtained by bonding a first film formed of a resin film and a second film having a stretch ratio lower than a stretch ratio of the resin film forming the first film or formed of a non-oriented resin film. The first film has a linear cut, has a predetermined length in the longitudinal direction of the cut, and has a predetermined width in a direction perpendicular to the cut.
Chokoku Plast Corporation
Rotorcraft tail rotor, a rotorcraft fitted with such a tail rotor, and a statically and/or dynamically balancing a rotorcraft tail rotor
A rotorcraft tail rotor comprising at least two blade elements, each blade element being suitable for pivoting about a collective pitch variation axis z in order to vary the collective pitch of each blade element of the tail rotor, each blade element including at least one compensation weight comprising a projection emerging substantially perpendicularly to a main inertia axis of the blade element, the main inertia axis being parallel to a longitudinal direction of the blade element. In the invention, the tail rotor is wherein the compensation weight includes a deformable portion that is movable relative to the projection in a plane p that is parallel to the main inertia axis of the blade element..
Vehicle hood structure
A vehicle hood structure includes a hood lock reinforcement that is provided on a vehicle lower side of an inner panel that forms a hood, and to which a striker is attached on a front side in a vehicle longitudinal direction. The hood lock reinforcement includes a step-shaped rear wall portion that is formed farther to a rear side in the vehicle longitudinal direction than the striker, on the hood lock reinforcement, and in which a rear end portion in the vehicle longitudinal direction is arranged farther to a vehicle upper side than a front end portion in the vehicle longitudinal direction, and that includes at least four ridge lines that extend in a vehicle width direction, and that includes at least two leg portions that separate at least one of the ridge lines in the vehicle width direction..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
Vibration damping device for vehicle body
A first hydraulic damper includes one end portion attached to a first attachment position of a vehicle body. A second hydraulic damper includes one end portion coupled to the other end portion of the first hydraulic damper via a linking member, and the other end portion attached to a second attachment position of the vehicle body.
Yamaha Hatsudoki Kabushiki Kaisha
Railcar collision energy absorbing device and railcar
A railcar collision energy absorbing device includes: an energy absorbing element crushed in collision; and a casing extending in a car longitudinal direction so as to accommodate the energy absorbing element. One end of the casing is supported by a main structure of a railcar.
Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
Bumper assemblies including spacer members and vehicles incorporating the same
A bumper beam assembly includes a bumper reinforcement beam that connects to right and left side members of a vehicle at a rear face of the bumper reinforcement beam at a respective bumper beam connecting location and that extend rearward therefrom in a vehicle longitudinal direction. A spacer member is connected to the rear face outboard of the bumper beam connecting location.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
A rollo assembly comprises a flexible rollo screen, a rotatable winding shaft to which a first end of the rollo screen is attached for being wound on or off said winding shaft and two opposite longitudinal guides extending in a longitudinal direction perpendicularly to the winding shaft for guiding opposite sides of the rollo screen. The rollo screen further is provided with longitudinally spaced elongate stiffeners extending substantially in a transverse direction in parallel to the winding shaft between the opposite sides of the rollo screen and attached to the flexible rollo screen, which stiffeners are biased for assuming a curved shape in said transverse direction.
A roof apparatus includes: a front member and a rear member which are supported by a guide rail in such a way as to be able to move in a longitudinal direction of a vehicle and as to be engaged with a driving shoe driven to move in the longitudinal direction of the vehicle along the guide rail; a first support bracket, a front end portion of which is supported by the guide rail and is connected to the front member, and which supports a movable panel; and a second support bracket, a front end portion of which is supported by the guide rail, a portion of which is connected to the rear member with the portion being positioned closer to a rear of the vehicle than the front end portion, and which movably supports the first support bracket.. .
Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha
Vehicle suspension and leaf spring therefore
A vehicle suspension leaf spring assembly is arranged to be mounted in the longitudinal direction of the vehicle, on both sides thereof, the leaf spring assembly having a first end, which is arranged for pivotal connection to a first bracket on the vehicle; and a second end, which is arranged for connection to a spring shackle on the vehicle, wherein the leaf spring assembly is arranged to be connected to an axle extending transversely of the leaf spring assembly at a position intermediate the first and second ends of the leaf spring assembly. The leaf spring assembly includes an upper spring arrangement comprising two individual upper leaf springs arranged side-by-side with a predetermined spacing and extending between the first and second ends, and at least one lower spring arrangement arranged below the upper leaf springs..
Volvo Truck Corporation
Longitudinal control arm
The invention relates to a longitudinal control arm for connection of an axle tube to a vehicle frame, the longitudinal control arm extending along a longitudinal direction and comprising an arrangement section on a frame side and at least one arrangement section on an axle tube side, a centerline of the arrangement section on the axle tube side being offset by an offset from a centerline of the arrangement section on the frame side when seen at an angle to the longitudinal direction.. .