|| List of recent Longitudinal Direction-related patents
| Inflatable floatable liferaft for marine rescue|
The present invention relates to an inflatable floatable liferaft (1) for marine rescue which in its deflated state is capable of being stored in a container on board a ship, vessel or sea installation, and which is inflatable when deployed into the water, the fully inflatable floatable liferaft (1) extending in a longitudinal direction and comprising a non-rigid bottom element (2) having a water side (2a) and an air side (2b). The inflatable floatable liferaft (1) further comprises a plurality of non-rigid floatation tubes (3) arranged beneath the non-rigid bottom element (2), the non-rigid bottom element (2) extending in the longitudinal direction and being arranged with an intermediate distance (id1) between neighbouring non-rigid floatation tubes (3).
| Sealing member, sealing method, and method for producing optical semiconductor device|
A sealing member includes an elongated releasing film, and a plurality of sealing resin layers composed of a sealing resin, the plurality of sealing resin layers being laminated on the releasing film so that the plurality of sealing resin layers are arranged in a row along the longitudinal direction of the releasing film with a space provided therebetween.. .
| Fuel cell limiting the phenomenon of corrosion|
A fuel cell includes three membrane-electrode assemblies. And first and second bipolar metal plates interposed between the membrane-electrode assemblies.
| Method of producing an optical element having a mark|
The present invention relates to a method of forming an optical element that includes a mark. The method involves, irradiating at least a portion of a surface of the optical element with laser radiation, thereby forming a plurality of substantially parallel elongated grooves in the portion of the surface, which are each aligned substantially parallel with a common longitudinal direction that extends from a center point of the plurality of elongated grooves.
| Ethylene cracking furnace|
The present disclosure provides an ethylene cracking furnace, comprising at least one radiant section provided with a bottom burner and/or a side burner, and at least one set of radiant coil arranged along a longitudinal direction of the radiant section. The radiant coil is an at least two-pass coil having an n−1 structure, wherein n is preferably a natural number from 2 to 8.
| Method for manufacturing an actively heatable pavement|
A method for manufacturing an actively heatable paved surface by a heating system is provided, where the paved surface includes block-like paving stones arranged in a plane and each having one or more recesses. One or more heating elements are laid out on a paving bed in a longitudinal direction in such a way that segments of the heating element(s) are oriented substantially parallel to one another with a first spacing.
| Developer accommodating unit, developing device, process cartridge and image forming apparatus|
A developer accommodating unit for accommodating a developer includes: a flexible container provided with a plurality of openings for permitting discharge of developer. The openings are formed and arranged in a longitudinal direction of the developer accommodating unit.
| Developer accommodating unit, process cartridge and image forming apparatus|
A developer accommodating unit for accommodating a developer includes: a flexible container provided with an opening for permitting discharge of the accommodated developer; a sealing member for sealing the opening and for exposing the opening by being moved in a direction crossing a longitudinal direction of the developer accommodating unit; an unsealing member, mounted to the sealing member, for moving the sealing member; a frame including a fixing portion for fixing the flexible container; and a bonding portion for bonding an end portion of the sealing member and a periphery of the opening. The bonding portion includes a projected portion or recessed portion in a plane of the bonding portion as at least a part thereof, in an upstream side or a downstream side of the opening with respect to an unsealing direction of the opening..
| Motor unit|
A rotation detector of a motor according to an embodiment includes a first support and a second support, a pair of magnetic field forming units, at least one magnetic field detector, and a first magnetic member and a second magnetic member. The first magnetic member and the second magnetic member are each made of a magnetic material, cover longitudinal-direction both ends of the magnetic field detector facing the first support, respectively, and face each other with a gap interposed therebetween at a longitudinal-direction mid-portion of the magnetic field detector in the longitudinal direction.
| Vehicle axle suspension, and vehicle comprising such vehicle axle suspension|
The invention relates to a vehicle axle suspension comprising:—a tubular axle body (3) having a longitudinal axis;—resilient suspension arms (5) which extend in the longitudinal direction of the vehicle on both sides of the vehicle, and which cross the axle body substantially perpendicular, each suspension arm having a curved portion (9) with a concave underside forming an axle recess in which the axle body is received, and each suspension arm being hingedly connectable at the front, viewed in the direction of travel of the vehicle, to a bearing bracket arranged on the vehicle chassis;—two intermediate members (13), each intermediate member being positioned in said axle recess between the axle body and the curved portion of one of the respective suspension arms, wherein each intermediate member has a concave underside which matches with the outer contour of the tubular axle body;—a pneumatic spring for each suspension arm which is operational between the respective suspension arm and the vehicle chassis;—a clamping assembly (17, 18, 19) associated with each suspension arm, wherein the axle body, the respective intermediate member and the suspension arm are retained solely by the clamping assembly.. .
| Filler assembly for a valve|
A filler assembly is mounted in an axial hole of a cap of a valve. The filler assembly includes at least one first filler and at least one second filler stacked in a longitudinal direction.
| Corrugated tube provided with passage maintenance member, and wire harness|
A passage restricting member is attached to a corrugated tube. This corrugated tube includes a corrugated tube, a passage maintenance member, and an attachment member.
| Semiconductor module cooler and semiconductor module|
A semiconductor module cooler includes a fin which is a heat sink, which is thermally connected to a semiconductor element, and which has one or more notches in an edge at one or more arbitrary positions in a longitudinal direction and one or more convex ribs which are formed on a bottom of a water jacket having a cooling flow path and which fit into the one or more notches at one or more arbitrary positions. By doing so, the efficiency of transferring heat generated by the semiconductor element by a coolant is improved and cooling performance is improved..
| Method for producing porous polytetrafluoroethylene membrane|
Provided is a method including: a step a of extruding a mixture containing a polytetrafluoroethylene (ptfe) fine powder having a standard specific gravity (ssg) of 2.19 or less and a liquid lubricant into a sheet using a flat die so as to obtain a ptfe sheet; a step b of rolling the ptfe sheet by passing the sheet between a pair of rolls in a longitudinal direction of the sheet; a step c of stretching the rolled ptfe sheet in a transverse direction of the sheet; a step d of removing the liquid lubricant from the ptfe sheet; and a step e of stretching the ptfe sheet, from which the liquid lubricant has been removed, both in the longitudinal direction of the sheet and in the transverse direction of the sheet, for example, at an area stretch ratio of 150 to 700, so as to make the sheet porous. According to this production method, it is possible to increase the pf value of the porous ptfe membrane..
| Solar cell, solar cell module, and method for producing solar cell|
A solar cell includes bus bar portions and finger portions . Each of the finger portions has a first end portion that extends in a longitudinal direction of the finger portion, and a second end portion that is connected to the bus bar portion.
| Stamp assembly|
A stamp assembly has a bracket, a stamping member, an ink cartridge, a spring, a housing and a pushing device. The stamping member is mounted in the bracket and is capable of being moved in a longitudinal direction relative to the bracket and being rotated.
| Modular system for mounting firearm accessories and method for attaching firearm accessory to firearm|
A modular system for mounting firearm accessories and a method for attaching a firearm accessory to a firearm are provided. In one example, the modular system includes a first mounting member capable of receiving a firearm accessory, the first mounting member having a channel and a stopping means in the channel, a second mounting member capable of combining with the first mounting member, the second mounting member having a cavity, and a joining mechanism disposed in the channel of first mounting member and the cavity of the second mounting member for releasably combining the first mounting member with the second mounting member.
| Hydraulic connector for a windshield wiper blade having a retractable button|
A hydraulic connector for a wiper system includes an end part of an arm extending in a longitudinal direction, a blade, a mechanical connector fixed to the blade for attaching the blade to the arm, and at least one pipe for conveying a liquid to the blade via the mechanical connector and at least one button intended to connect the hydraulic connector to the end part in a standby position. The button is retractable so as to allow movement of the hydraulic connector with respect to the end part..
|Dose measuring device for drug delivery device|
A dose measuring device for a drug delivery device is provided. The dose measuring device includes a main body and a dial sleeve coupled to the main body to spirally move, the dose measuring device including a housing provided to be removable from the main body, a rotation ring received in the housing to rotate, an encoder installed in the housing to detect the amount of rotation of the rotation ring, and an auxiliary sleeve provided to be removable from the dial sleeve and to spirally move together with the dial sleeve in the housing, in which the rotation ring is bound to the auxiliary sleeve to rotate together with the auxiliary sleeve and is fixed in the housing in a longitudinal direction of the main body..
An insertion device includes an idle state detector detecting an idle state in which an insertion section does not move in directions along the longitudinal axis when a rotation unit rotates in directions around the longitudinal axis, and a movement displacement calculator calculating a rotation direction and amount of the rotation unit based on a driving direction and amount of the driving member and calculating a movement displacement of the insertion section from a reference position in directions parallel to the longitudinal axis based on the rotation direction and amount of the rotation unit. The movement displacement calculator calculates the movement displacement of the insertion section so that a movement amount of the insertion section in the longitudinal directions while the idle state being detected is zero..
|Axial bearing of pinion gears of a planetary gear set|
An axial mounting of the planetary gearwheels of a planetary gearset having a sun gear that meshes with at least one planetary gearwheel mounted on a planetary bolt that is supported on the planetary carrier. The at least one planetary gearwheel meshes with a ring gear.
Rooftop canvas includes a twill texture layer having a plurality of flat warp strips extending in a longitudinal direction and a plurality of flat weft strips extending in a lateral direction perpendicular to the longitudinal direction. An imaginary line passing through an intersection of one of the flat weft strips and one of the flat warp strips and an intersection of another flat weft strip adjacent to the flat weft strip and another flat warp strip adjacent to the flat warp strip is inclined relative to the longitudinal direction and the lateral direction.
|Electric wire connection structure|
The present invention has an object of providing an electric wire connection structure for providing sufficiently high electric characteristics by welding and fixing a terminal and core wires, for providing the terminal with a strength sufficiently high to withstand the pressure at the time of welding, and for improving the adhesiveness of the core wires to the terminal by preventing the core wires from escaping at the time of welding. The electric wire connection structure is for connecting core wires (10) exposed at a tip end of a coated wire (12), including the core wires (10) covered with a insulating cover (11), to a conductive terminal (20).
|Lower profile card edge connector|
A card edge connector for being retained into a notch of a print circuit board includes an insulative housing defining a central slot extending along a longitudinal direction, a first wall and a second wall located on the opposite sides of the central slot and a fitting portion extending downwardly into the notch from a bottom portion of the first wall, the fitting portion defining a plurality of first terminal slots and the second wall defining a plurality of second terminal slots. A plurality of first terminals are received in the first terminal slots, and a plurality of second terminals are received in the second terminal slots.
|Indexable cutting insert for milling|
An object is to provide a cutting insert for milling that has a minor cutting edge for wiping to achieve improved machined surface quality. A minor cutting edge 3 at a corner includes two circular cutting edge portions 3a and 3a joined to major cutting edges 2 on both sides of the corner and a straight cutting edge portion 3b located between the two circular cutting edge portions 3a.
|Heater and image heating apparatus including same|
The image heating apparatus includes a heater that achieves even heat-generation distribution and suppression of a non-sheet feeding portion temperature increase when an image is printed on a sheet whose size is smaller than a maximum size for the apparatus, and an endless belt, wherein plural heat-generation resistive members having positive temperature coefficients are connected in parallel are provided between first and second conductive members provided along a longitudinal direction of a substrate; plural heat-generation blocks including the plural heat-generation resistive members connected in parallel, are arranged in series along the longitudinal direction; and in the plural heat-generation resistive members included in one of the heat-generation blocks, a heat-generation resistive member arranged at an end portion in the longitudinal direction has a resistivity value higher than that of a heat generation resistive member arranged at a center in the longitudinal direction, or an interval between heat generation resistive members is larger in the end portion.. .
|Developer-agitating transporter, developing device, and image forming apparatus|
A developer-agitating transporter includes helical blades that helically extend around a rotation shaft, the helical blades being arranged at different positions in a direction perpendicular to a longitudinal direction of the rotation shaft; and a gap portion that divides each helical blade into a first blade portion and a second blade portion, which oppose each other across the gap portion, so that the helical blade is discontinuous in a direction in which the helical blade extends. The gap portion causes the first blade portion and the second blade portion to be arranged at a certain angular interval in a circumferential direction of the rotation shaft, and at least one surface of adjacent ones of the helical blades that are adjacent in the circumferential direction of the rotation shaft has a sloped area that is sloped at an angle that changes with respect to an axial direction of the rotation shaft..
|Hearing aid component with earwax filter|
A hearing aid component with earwax filter is provided, wherein the hearing aid component has a sound inlet opening that has at least two sound inlet portions having different diameters and being displaced with respect to each other in a longitudinal direction of the sound inlet opening so that the sound inlet opening narrows towards the interior of the hearing aid component so that more proximal sound inlet portion has a relatively larger diameter and more distal sound inlet portion has a relatively smaller diameter. The earwax filter is placed in said sound inlet opening and comprises: a cap with an outward-facing and an inward-facing side, and a peripheral edge, said peripheral edge being force-fitted into the sound inlet portion with the relatively larger diameter.
|Coil wire for rotating electric machine and coil body|
A coil wire for a rotating electric machine includes: an element wire assembly formed by bundling a plurality of element wires, the plurality of element wires being coated so as to be insulated from each other; and a coating member having conductivity, the coating member coating a periphery of the element wire assembly, the coating member being positioned in a slot of a stator of the rotating electric machine and being obliquely wound with respect to a longitudinal direction of the coil wire, and the coating member being formed with a plurality of conductive belts electrically insulated from each other.. .
|Vehicle seat apparatus|
A vehicle seat apparatus includes a seat unit supporting mechanism rotatably supporting a seat unit about a rotation axis in a roll direction of a vehicle and a yaw direction of the vehicle. The rotation axis is set so that a rear side is higher than a front side in a longitudinal direction of the vehicle seat apparatus, and so as to pass near a waist of a driver sitting on the vehicle seat apparatus..
|Snow glide board|
The invention relates to a snow glide board, especially a ski, having a glide board body with one forward and one rear glide board body end and with a middle glide board section forming a binding section for fastening at least one binding and/or binding plate. The glide board body being designed at least in a partial section on its top side facing away from one glide surface three-dimensionally with a raised section extending in a first axis direction (x axis) corresponding to a glide board longitudinal direction, the raised section is adjoined in a second axis direction (y axis) toward the longitudinal side of the glide board body by lateral sections, which in a third axis direction (z axis) perpendicular to the first and second axis direction (x axis, y axis) and perpendicular to the glide surface have a reduced thickness, the glide board body width in the second axis direction (y axis) being defined by the sum of the widths of the raised section and the lateral sections..
|Bicycle on-board device and related support and mounting method|
A bicycle on-board device is disclosed having an oblong shape and comprising a cavity, the device being sized for insertion in a bicycle oblong element, wherein it has two seats for fastening devices, said two seats being spaced apart along a longitudinal direction of the on-board device, and/or a groove extending along its main longitudinal direction and sized to receive at least one protrusion projecting inwards inside said bicycle oblong element.. .
|Three dimensional stacked structure for chips|
A 3-d chip stacked structure is disclosed. Each chip layer is provided with plural single-layered conductive members where among the same chip layer the two adjacent conductive members are structurally formed in minor symmetric way with each other along a chip longitudinal direction and the arrangements of the single-layered conductive members of the two adjacent chip layers are shifted by a test pad distance.
|Laser cleaning system for a stator slot|
A device for removing a coating formed in a slot of a stator core. The device includes a carriage movably attached to a first guide rail assembly to enable movement of the carriage in a longitudinal direction.
|Conveyor belt system|
A conveyor belt system includes a conveyor belt running in longitudinal direction and support roller assemblies spaced apart along the conveyor belt and each having four support rollers distributed about the outer periphery of the conveyor belt. The conveyor belt is shaped into a tube having overlapping edges by an annular positioning of the support rollers.
|Electric power tool|
It is an object to provide an electric power tool with improved workability in a dark place. In an electric power tool that includes a housing extending in a longitudinal direction and accommodating a motor, a spindle driven by the motor and protruding downward from a front end of the housing, and a distal end tool coupled to an end of the spindle, a light-emitting diode (led) capable of emitting light downward is provided in an upper part of a front of the housing.
|Annular barrier with axial force mechanism|
The present invention relates to an annular barrier to be expanded in an annulus between a well tubular structure and an inside wall of a borehole downhole for providing zone isolation between a first zone and a second zone of the borehole. The annular barrier comprises a tubular part extending in a longitudinal direction for mounting as part of the well tubular structure; an expandable sleeve surrounding the tubular part and defining a space being in fluid communication with an inside of the tubular part; a first fluid passage for letting fluid into the space to expand the sleeve; and a connection unit comprising a connection part slidably connected with the tubular part, a first end of the expandable sleeve being connected with the connection part, wherein the connection unit further comprises a stationary part fixedly connected with the tubular part and an actuation mechanism adapted to induce an axial force on the first end of the expandable sleeve..
A motorcycle tire comprises a tread portion provided on each side of the tire equator with primary oblique grooves extending from a tread center region to the vicinity of the tread edge, and secondary oblique grooves each having an axially outer end positioned axially inside the axially outer ends of the primary oblique grooves. The secondary oblique grooves comprises a pair of gradually widening parts respectively extending from two extreme ends of the secondary oblique groove in its longitudinal direction toward an intermediate position between the two extreme ends, while gradually increasing the groove width measured perpendicularly to the longitudinal direction, and a pair of gradually narrowing parts which are disposed between the gradually widening parts, and of which groove widths gradually decrease from the gradually widening parts toward the intermediate position..
|Device and method for crimping an implant|
A device (10, 10′) and method for crimping an implant (20), which can assume either a compressed state or an expanded state, at least over a portion of the length thereof. An crimping device is attained according to the invention in that a hollow-cylindrical and/or hollow-conical, preferably braided wire netting is provided, in the inner volume (14, 14′) of which the implant (20) in the expanded state can be placed, at least via a section thereof, wherein, upon application of a tensile force on at least one end in the longitudinal direction, and/or upon application of a compressive force in the radial direction, the wire netting simultaneous undergoes extension and a reduction of the inner diameter (d, d′) such that the implant (20) can be transformed, at least along a section thereof, from the expanded state into the compressed state..
|System and method for dividing silicon blocks|
The invention relates to a method for dividing silicon blocks, including the following steps: providing a cuboidal silicon block, dividing the silicon block into at least two bars in a first dividing step, turning the bars in a turning step by 90° respectively around a rotational axis perpendicular to the longitudinal direction of the block and dividing the bars into silicon ingots in a second dividing step.. .
|Robot and method for milking a cow by this robot|
A milking robot comprising a movable arm and a plurality of grippers. The movable arm has a length in a longitudinal direction.
|Scoop used in cooking and/or portioning food|
The invention relates to a scoop (1) used in cooking and/or portioning food, comprising a plate-like, elongated handle (10) and a plate-like scoop blade (20) as its extension. The handle (10) is provided with at least one weakening line (11) in the longitudinal direction of the handle (10), which allows the handle (10) to be bent into a chute by pressing the handle (10).
A shearing apparatus comprising an index portion and a thumb portion that are pivotable relative to one another about a pivot mechanism. One of the thumb blade and index blade is provided with a serrated portion, while the other of the index blade and the thumb blade is provided with a cutting edge, such that the serrated portion and the cutting edge cooperate with one another during the relative pivoting movement of the index portion and the thumb portion to carry out a shearing or severing action.
The invention provides a terminal chain so that a terminal can be connected with a signal conductor only by being press-formed by dies. A rectangular piece (12) is jointed to an end part extending in the longitudinal direction of a carrier (11).
|Article of footwear with slots and method of making|
A sole structure for an article of footwear and a method of making the sole structure is disclosed. The sole structure can include a plurality of slots.
|Endoluminal prosthesis with fiber matrix|
An expandable endoluminal prosthesis may include a graft body and a support structure attached to the graft body. The graft body may include a tubular body of nonwoven electrospun fibers disposed about a longitudinal axis.
A guide wire includes a first wire disposed on the distal side, and a second wire disposed on the proximal side and made from a material having an elastic modulus larger than that of the first wire. The first wire and the second wire are joined to each other by welding.
A guide wire includes a first wire disposed on the distal side, and a second wire disposed on the proximal side and made from a material having an elastic modulus larger than that of the first wire. The first wire and the second wire are joined to each other by welding.
|Flexible tube for endoscope and endoscope|
A flexible tubular portion for an endoscope having a central axis includes a spiral tube, an outer layer covering the outside of the spiral tube, and an inhibiting portion. The spiral tube includes, along the longitudinal direction of the central axis, a closely wound portion to which an initial tension is applied, and sparsely wound portions provided on the distal side and the proximal side of the closely wound portion.
|Disposable wearing article|
A disposable wearing article includes an absorber having a crotch region. The central curving unit that allows the absorber to be convex in the inner direction is formed at a center in the widthwise direction of the crotch region.
|Magnetic sensor and method of manufacturing a terminal|
A magnetic sensor, in which ends of an output side of two terminals can be arranged at a desired position regardless of a position of a magnetoelectric converter and which can easily be manufactured at a reduced cost, and a method of manufacturing two terminals used for the magnetic sensor. From two terminals aligned in a direction perpendicular to a longitudinal direction, a magnetic sensor outputs an electric signal converted by a magnetoelectric converter.
|Methods of patterning block copolymer layers|
A method of patterning a block copolymer layer includes: providing a guide pattern on a surface of a substrate, the guide pattern including sidewalls each elongated in a longitudinal direction and spaced apart from each other, a trench defined by a bottom surface and facing surfaces of the sidewalls, and having a uniform width over an entire length thereof in the longitudinal direction, and a latitudinal wall perpendicular to the longitudinal direction of the trench; providing a block copolymer layer on the surface of the substrate; and annealing the block copolymer to cause self-assembly of the block copolymer and to direct the same in the trench. The block copolymer has a microphase-separation into anisotropic discrete domains aligned with a period λo in the trench by the annealing..
|Method and apparatus for maufacturing organic el device|
Provided is a method and an apparatus for manufacturing an organic el device which make it possible to manufacture organic el devices capable of suppressing quality degradation. The method for manufacturing an organic el device, in which constituent layers of an organic el element are formed over a substrate in the form of a strip by deposition, while the substrate is being moved in the longitudinal direction, includes: a constituent layer-forming step of performing deposition over one surface of the substrate, while the substrate is being moved in the longitudinal direction, sequentially in an upward deposition unit and a lateral deposition unit provided along the moving direction of the substrate by discharging a vaporized material from an evaporation source.
|Cable-type secondary battery and method of preparing the same|
Provided is a cable-type secondary battery having a predetermined-shaped horizontal cross section and extending in a longitudinal direction, which includes a hollow core portion having a gel polymer electrolyte injected thereinto, an inner electrode which includes an inner current collector surrounding an outer surface of the hollow core portion and an inner electrode active material layer formed on a surface of the inner current collector, a separation layer surrounding an outer surface of the inner electrode, an outer electrode which includes an outer electrode active material layer surrounding an outer surface of the separation layer and an outer current collector surrounding an outer surface of the outer electrode active material layer, and a protective coating layer.. .
|Secondary battery comprising insulator|
Disclosed is a secondary battery having a structure in which a jelly-roll having a cathode/separator/anode structure is mounted in a cylindrical battery case, wherein a plate-shaped insulator mounted on top of the jelly-roll includes a perforated inlet enabling gas discharge and penetration of electrode terminals, a plurality of fine pores having a size that allows permeation of an electrolyte solution, but does not allow permeation of foreign materials, and a plurality of strip or bead shaped protrusions disposed in transverse and/or longitudinal directions on one or both surfaces of the insulator.. .
|Heating device, fixing device, and image forming apparatus|
Provided is a heating device capable of suppressing a bias force toward a center in a longitudinal direction (center in a rotation axis direction) of a fixing film serving as a rotation member, thereby preventing film overlapping and sheet wrinkles. A sliding friction resistance in the rotation axis direction of a fixing film (118b) between the fixing film (118b) and a protrusion (118g) is set so that at least a sliding friction resistance in an end part in the rotation axis direction is larger than a sliding friction resistance in a region closer to a central part in the rotation axis direction than the end part..
|Image display device|
According to one embodiment, an image display device of an embodiment includes a display panel, a first attaching portion extending on a back surface of the display panel in a longitudinal direction and provided with a first aperture, and a first cover attached to the first attaching portion and partially covering the back surface of the display panel. The first cover has a first main body extending in a direction intersecting the longitudinal direction outside the first attaching portion, a first extending portion extending from the main body in the longitudinal direction, and a first projection protruding from the first extending portion and fitting into the first aperture..
The invention relates to a drawer (4) with a first wall part (7), a second wall part (8), and a fixing device (15), via which the first wall part (7) and the second wall part (8) can be connected to each other. The fixing device (15) has at least one locking element (16) for locking the wall elements (7, 8) to each other.
|Ultrasonic vibration apparatus|
Substantially uniform rigidity is ensured in all radial directions while achieving a size reduction. An ultrasonic surgical apparatus is provided, including a polygonal columnar elastic body that is formed of an elastic body and that has a substantially regular polygonal cross-section; plate-like piezoelectric elements that are secured to mutually opposing side surfaces of the polygonal columnar elastic body and that are polarized in a plate-thickness direction; a rod-like contactor that is secured to an end of the polygonal columnar elastic body and that has a smaller diameter than the polygonal-columnar elastic body; and a drive-pulse generating circuit that causes the rod-like contactor to ultrasonically vibrate by generating a vertical vibration which expands/contracts the polygonal columnar elastic body in the longitudinal direction by applying an ac voltage to the piezoelectric elements in the plate-thickness direction..
|Stator of rotary electric machine|
An extended end portion (20) of a coil conducting wire (16) and an extended end portion (30) of a flat plate bus bar (35) are placed in parallel and adjacent to each other. The width of the bus bar (36) is wider than that of the coil conducting wire (16).
A conveying apparatus includes: a housing; a movable member; a linear motor; and a cover. The linear motor includes a primary magnetic pole and a secondary magnetic pole each having a facing surface that faces the other and that is a plane along the longitudinal direction of the housing.
|Vehicle seat that can be moved forwards in its longitudinal guide and having a folding backrest|
A vehicle seat has a memory unit for easy entry access. The unit includes a memory strip with teeth arranged one behind the other at a periodic interval in the longitudinal direction of the rails, a slider movably guided in the longitudinal direction of the rails on a guide element that is connected to the seat rail and a carriage with a housing which is guided on the memory strip in the longitudinal direction of the rails and in which a catch element is pivotably mounted.
|Bicycle on-board device and related support and mounting method|
A support (200) for removably fastening a bicycle on-board device having an oblong shape along a bicycle oblong element is disclosed, characterised in that the support (200) has at least one first opening (210) configured to receive a shank of a first device (214) for fastening to the oblong element, and a second opening (212) configured to receive a shank of a second device (216) for fastening to the oblong element, the first opening (210) and the second opening (212) being spaced along a longitudinal direction (y) of the oblong element, the first opening (210) being configured to receive the shank of the first fastening device (214) alternatively in at least two first positions spaced apart in said first opening (210), the two first positions being spaced along a direction (z) transversal to the oblong element.. .
|Sub frame structure of automotive vehicle|
A sub frame attached to a vehicle-body rear portion from below comprises a pair of right-and-left side members and a front cross member which interconnects substantially respective central portions, in a vehicle longitudinal direction, of the side members. As attachment portions for attaching lower links, there are provided a central attachment portion which is provided at an interconnection portion between the side member and the front cross member, a front attachment portion which is provided at the side member at a position located in front of the interconnection portion, and a rear attachment portion which is provided at the side member at a position located in back of the interconnection portion.
|Chuck body, machine center, and method for gripping a work object to be processed|
A chuck body includes a base, a fixed gripper finger, a cylinder mount, a slide, and a movable gripper finger. The base includes a planar member.
|Light emitting device package, light emitting device using that package, and illumination device using the light emitting devices|
The light emitting device package of the present invention has a longitudinal direction (as viewed from above) and a transverse direction perpendicular to the longitudinal direction, and is provided with a first and second lead-frame lined-up in the longitudinal direction and molded resin holds the first and second lead-frames integrally. The package is characterized in that the first lead-frame has a main body and an extension that extends from the main body with a narrowed width towards the second lead-frame.
|Center-feed roll unit and dispenser incorporating such center-feed roll unit|
A center-feed roll unit for dispensing a web, especially a web of paper or nonwoven material, is disclosed. The center-feed roll has an inner center hole and a minimum inner diameter dmin defined before a first use of the center-feed roll.
|Iso standard-compliant container|
A container is an iso standard-compliant container that has at least: a freight chamber in which freight is loaded; and side doors that are provided on the sides of the freight chamber in the longitudinal direction and are obtained from pairs of doors that open to the left and right from near the center of the longitudinal direction of the freight chamber. Each of the pairs of doors that configure the side doors are obtained from: sub-doors near the center; and sub-doors that are mounted to rotate freely on the sides of the freight chamber via hinges and support the sub-doors to rotate freely via hinges.
|Spiral tube-like heater|
Provided is a spiral tube-like heater capable of accurately controlling a temperature over a wide range and reducing a problem in safety caused by the disconnection of a heating element. In a spiral tube-like heater (1) in which a first heat-resistive resin tape (4) and a second heat-resistive resin tape (6) are laminated through an adhesive layer (10) while two or more heating elements (2) extending in the longitudinal direction are interposed therebetween, the two or more heating elements (2) are disposed while being insulated from each other and are respectively and independently joined to different lead wires (8) from the outside..
|Process for the treatment of a recycling stream from a plant for the production of polyarylene ether|
Giving a pure n-alkyl-2-pyrrolidone stream (2) which can be returned to the plant for the production of polyarylene ether sulfones, via a final distillation, which comprises carrying out the final distillation process in a partitioned column (tk), with a partition (t) arranged in the longitudinal direction of the column and dividing the space within the partitioned column (tk) into an input region (a), an output region (b), an upper undivided region (c) of the column, and a lower undivided region (d) of the column, the recycling stream (1) being introduced into the column in the input section (a) of the same, and being separated, in the partitioned column (tk), into a bottom stream (7) comprising n-methylsuccinimide, an overhead stream (8) comprising water, and a pure nmp stream, as side stream (2) from the output section (b).. .
|Endless fabric belt|
The invention relates to a fabric belt for producing a corrugated cardboard web in a corrugated cardboard machine. The belt (1) is joined together at the two ends (2, 3) thereof to produce an endless belt, wherein an outer paper side (4) which faces the corrugated cardboard web and an inner load side (5) which is assigned to the drive are formed.