|| List of recent Longitudinal Direction-related patents
| Esophageal stent|
Stent embodiments formed of a scaffolding structure are disclosed. Some embodiments may include a valve.
| Surgical sliding shaft instrument|
A surgical sliding shaft instrument is provided. The instrument can include a shaft part, a slide part, which is guided so as to be movable in a longitudinal direction on the shaft part, working elements disposed on distal ends of the shaft part and the slide part, and a proximal handle for reciprocal movement between a rest position and an operative position.
| Detent mechanism|
The invention relates to a detent mechanism for controlling translation between two components in a longitudinal direction, the detent mechanism comprising a resilient beam on one of the components and a rhomboid ramp member on the other component, the resilient beam being essentially straight when relaxed and having a first beam head and arranged to interact in a ramped engagement with respectively one of two ramps, each ramp on one longitudinal side of the rhomboid ramp member in such a manner that application of a translative force between the components in one longitudinal direction with the first beam head engaged to one of the ramps in a first state deflects the resilient beam in one transversal direction when a predetermined value of the translative force, at least depending on the resilience of the resilient beam, is overcome so as to allow the first beam head to travel along one transversal side of the rhomboid ramp member on continued relative translation of the components, wherein the resilient beam is allowed to relax when the first beam head has reached the other one of the ramps in a second state, wherein application of a translative force between the components in the other longitudinal direction with the first beam head engaged to the other one of the ramps deflects the resilient beam in the other transversal direction when a predetermined value of the translative force, at least depending on the resilience of the resilient beam, is overcome so as to allow the first beam head to travel along the other transversal side of the rhomboid ramp member on continued relative translation of the components.. .
| Stick puppet|
A puppet includes a hollow outer shaft having a first end and a second end, an inner shaft disposed substantially within the outer shaft and slidable in a longitudinal direction relative to the outer shaft. The inner shaft includes a first end and an opposing second end.
| Method for manufacturing semiconductor device and semiconductor manufacturing system|
A single-crystal substrate is placed on a supporting table while maintaining crystalline orientation of the single-crystal substrate. The single-crystal substrate has contacting regions on a periphery of an upper surface of the single-crystal substrate.
| Method and system for characterizing the movement speed of particles contained in a liquid, such as blood particles|
During the acquisition step, the photodetector (20) is positioned at a distance (d2) smaller than 1 cm from the fluid chamber (14) in the longitudinal direction (x).. .
| Image bearing member unit and image forming apparatus|
An image bearing member unit for use with an image forming apparatus, includes: an image bearing member including a supported portion onto which a lubricant is applied; a supporting member for rotatably supporting the supported portion; a frame for holding the supporting member; and a spacing maintaining portion provided on the frame or the image bearing member. The spacing maintaining portion is disposed outside the supported portion with respect to a radial direction of the image bearing member, and is disposed inside, with respect to a longitudinal direction of the image bearing member, a region where the supporting member supports the supported portion.
| Ferromagnetic device providing high domain wall velocities|
The invention is directed to a ferromagnetic device (10), having an elongated structure extending along a longitudinal direction (11), comprising a ferromagnetic material, wherein a transverse cross section (20) of the ferromagnetic material, perpendicular to said longitudinal direction, is designed to provide a domain wall velocity above the walker breakdown limit of the ferromagnetic material. In particular, at least a portion (21-23) of a peripheral contour of the ferromagnetic material forms, in the transverse cross-section (20), a non-orthogonal convex set.
| Notched lead tape for a solid electrolytic capacitor|
A capacitor containing a solid electrolytic capacitor element including a sintered porous anode body and a relatively large width and/or thickness anode lead tape is provided. The tape is electrically connected to the anode body for connection to an anode termination.
| Notched lead wire for a solid electrolytic capacitor|
A capacitor containing a solid electrolytic capacitor element including a sintered porous anode body and a relatively large diameter anode lead wire is provided. The lead wire is electrically connected to the anode body for connection to an anode termination.
| Defect inspection method, low light detecting method and low light detector|
A defect inspection method includes an illumination light adjustment step of adjusting light emitted from a light source, an illumination intensity distribution control step of forming light flux obtained in the illumination light adjustment step into desired illumination intensity distribution, a sample scanning step of displacing a sample in a direction substantially perpendicular to a longitudinal direction of the illumination intensity distribution, a scattered light detection step of counting the number of photons of scattered light emitted from plural small areas in an area irradiated with illumination light to produce plural scattered light detection signals corresponding to the plural small areas, a defect judgment step of processing the plural scattered light detection signals to judge presence of a defect, a defect dimension judgment step of judging dimensions of the defect in each place in which the defect is judged to be present and a display step of displaying a position on sample surface and the dimensions of the defect in each place in which the defect is judged to be present.. .
| Vibrator element, electronic device, electronic apparatus, and method of manufacturing vibrator element|
A vibrator element includes a base section, and a vibrating arm projecting from the base section, and having a plurality of groove sections, the vibrating arm is provided with the groove sections, and the groove sections are each formed to have a length in a width direction of the vibrating arm longer than a length in a longitudinal direction of the vibrating arm, and arranged side by side along the longitudinal direction of the vibrating arm.. .
| Synchronizing mechanism|
An office chair has a base support, a seat support and a backrest support. A synchronizing mechanism for a correlated seat/backrest movement has the seat support articulated directly on a first pivot bearing of the base support, the backrest support articulated directly on a second pivot bearing of the base support, and the backrest support connected to the seat support via an articulation.
| Seat structure of airplane|
An airplane seat structure includes: a body frame including a plurality of seat boards and seat backs which are arranged in the longitudinal direction at predetermined intervals in a space having a small seat pitch and provide two or more seats in the traverse direction; a connection plate which is bendably connected to a front end of the body frame or the seat board and is horizontally spread to another body frame adjacent frontward to the body frame; a first bed space which is formed over the seat board and the horizontally-spread connection plate; and a second bed space which is formed below the seat board and the horizontally-spread connection plate or formed below the horizontally-spread connection plate and a seat board of the frontward adjacent body frame.. .
| Aft aerodynamic fairing with improved thermal resistance for a pylon for attaching an aircraft propelling assembly|
An aft aerodynamic fairing for a pylon for attaching an aircraft propelling assembly, including a caisson structure, a heat-shield floor, as well as a support structure for this floor comprising linking parts arranged to link two side edges of this floor to the caisson structure. The linking parts of each side edge of the floor are configured so as to allow travelling motion of the side edge relative to the caisson structure in a corresponding direction included in a plane orthogonal to a longitudinal direction of the fairing.
| Ski transport device|
The invention relates to a ski transport device (1) for transporting skis, having at least one ski holder (10) for accommodating a ski end (901) of a single ski (90) or of a pair of skis (90). Each ski (90) is oriented in the ski holder (10) approximately vertically in the ski longitudinal direction (r).
A pourer comprises a pouring body and members for liquid interception disposed inside the pouring body to form a first pouring orifice and a second pouring orifice, which define first and second pouring areas respectively, wherein the first pouring area is larger than the second pouring area. The members for liquid interception include a first wall and a second wall arranged in offset positions in the longitudinal direction and projecting into the pouring body from the inner surface of the pouring body..
| Battery pack mounting structure for electric vehicle|
There is provided a battery pack mounting structure for an electric vehicle. A battery pack is mounted in a space behind a rear seat of the electric vehicle.
| Fine-pitch flexible wiring|
A flexible wire assembly includes a plurality of elongated conductors and insulators each having a quadrilateral cross section and alternatingly laminated together, the flexible wire assembly having a wire width measured across the conductor and insulators, a wire height equivalent to the height of the conductors and insulators, and a wire length which is measured in a longitudinal direction orthogonal to the wire width and the wire height, wherein the wire length is one or more orders of magnitude greater than the wire width and the wire height; and a first device comprising a plurality of bond pads spaced to define a bond pad pitch, wherein the flexible wire assembly is coupled to the first device at the bond pads such that spacing of the conductor conductors is matched to the bond pad pitch.. .
| Differential signal transmission cable|
A differential signal transmission cable includes a pair of differential signal lines arranged in parallel to each other, an insulation for bundle-covering the pair of differential signal lines, and a shield conductor wound around an outer periphery of the insulation. The insulation is configured such that an outer circumference thereof in a cross section perpendicular to a longitudinal direction thereof has an oval shape formed with a continuous convex arc-curve.
| Power drill|
The invention relates to a power drill, having a tool-clamping device that is fastened to a spindle shaft, having a torque clutch that includes an axially movable clutch plate on which an axial force is exerted by a plurality of compression springs that cooperate at least indirectly with an adjusting nut situated on a housing component. The compression springs are accommodated in first recesses embodied in the longitudinal direction of the housing component.
| Fin for a heat exchanger|
A fin for a heat exchanger, comprising a fin plate which is corrugated in a longitudinal direction and which is arranged between two structures and comprising a multiplicity of fin flanks formed by the corrugation, wherein the fin plate can be traversed in a depth direction by a flow of an in particular gaseous fluid for the purpose of transferring heat between the structures and the gaseous fluid, and wherein a multiplicity of gills with a gill depth and with a gill angle with respect to the depth direction is provided in the fin plate, said gills being arranged one behind the other on the fin flanks, running on a neutral line and extending substantially transversely with respect to the depth direction. The fin flanks have, at least in regions, a substantially undulating structure profile, resulting in an arrangement of the gills which runs on an undulating neutral line..
| Centrifugal blower with cooling function|
A centrifugal blower with a cooling function includes an impeller, a scroll casing, and an evaporator. The impeller includes a plurality of blades provided around a rotary shaft and blows out in a radially outward direction air taken in along the axial direction of the rotary shaft.
| Pneumatic tire|
The present invention provides a pneumatic tire that has improved handling stability while maintaining good fuel economy and tensile strength or even improving these properties. The pneumatic tire includes a tread including a rubber layer formed from a rubber composition that includes: carbon black; silica; and staple fibers with an average width of 3 nm to 50 μm and an average length of 50 nm to 500 μm, the staple fibers in the rubber layer having an average orientation angle between the longitudinal direction of each staple fiber and the circumferential direction of the tire of 15° to 75°, and the staple fibers in the rubber layer including 35 to 100% of staple fibers each having an orientation angle between its longitudinal direction and the circumferential direction of the tire of 15° to 75°..
| Interior equipment installation structure for railcar|
In the interior equipment installation structure for a railcar according to the present invention, a first installation member is mounted to a roof body shell along the car longitudinal direction or the car width direction. Second installation members are attached to the first installation member using mechanical fastening tools such as bolts with the positions of the second installation members adjusted in the up-down direction of the car.
| Carriage body for a railroad vehicle with a coupling fixing device and method for producing said carriage body|
A carriage body for a railroad vehicle, said carriage body having the following: a base, two lateral walls, each of which is connected to the base, at least two longitudinal supports, each of which lies in the transitional region of the base to the lateral wall on opposing sides of the carriage body and which extend in the longitudinal direction of the carriage body, and a coupling fixing device for fixing a coupling via which the carriage body can be connected to a carriage body of another carriage. The fixing device is arranged below the base, and a lower face of the fixing device is connected directly to the longitudinal supports via a connection..
| Angle adjuster for music stand and keyboard instrument with angle adjuster|
An angle adjuster for a music stand includes: a pair of thick portions having a thickness equivalent to a thickness of a two-fold hinge in a folded state and arranged to be mutually parallel; and an intermediate portion arranged between the pair of thick portions and recessed relative to upper surfaces of the thick portions perpendicular to a thickness direction thereof. The intermediate portion includes a plurality of catching portions provided mutually parallely along a longitudinal direction of the thick portions, each of the catching portions being configured to catch one end of a support bar to support the music stand..
| Pipette for operating a syringe|
Pipette for operating a syringe with a bar-shaped housing, a fixture with an opening at the lower end of the housing for putting in a syringe with a fastening portion on the upper edge of a cylinder, a fixture body with a further fixture and a further opening on the lower end of the housing, for putting in a further fastening portion of a piston of the syringe, means for detachably holding the fastening portion in the fixture and the further fastening portion in the further fixture, means for displacing the fixture body within the housing in the longitudinal direction of the housing, which have a draw-up lever activated from the outside of the housing, which is connected to the fixture body via a connection element which grips through a straight slit extending in the longitudinal direction of the housing, wherein below the slit in the housing, a cover stripe covering the slit is held in the housing at two positions spaced apart from each other in the longitudinal direction of the slit, and wherein the connection element has a channel through which the cover stripe extends.. .
| Load cell and method for adjusting a load cell|
A load cell (10), which includes a weighing system (14) having a force application point (18), a load boom arm (20) for receiving the loads to be weighed at a position remote from the force application point (18) and an adjusting device, wherein an adjusting weight boom arm (28) is provided which extends in a longitudinal direction (a) defined by the load boom arm on the side opposing the load boom arm (20) relative to the force application point (18) and which has at least two pre-determined adjusting weight engagement points (36, 38). An activating unit (34) places at least one adjusting weight (30, 32) on at least one of the adjusting weight engagement points (36, 38)..
| Hybrid core rope|
The present invention is to provide a hybrid core rope which does not require maintenance or a hybrid core rope capable of reducing a maintenance task. The hybrid core rope includes a resin solid core in which a plurality of spiral grooves is formed in the longitudinal direction on an outer peripheral surface thereof, a plurality of fiber bundles respectively spirally wound around the outer peripheral surface of the resin solid core along the plurality of spiral grooves, the fiber bundles having thickness to fill the spiral grooves, and a plurality of steel strands spirally wound around the outer peripheral surface of the resin solid core around which the fiber bundles are wound.
| Sole assembly including a central support structure for an article of footwear|
A sole assembly for an article of footwear is disclosed. The sole assembly includes a central support structure that extends along the sole assembly in the longitudinal direction.
|Process for preparation of quadrangle unit|
Disclosed is a method of cutting one or more kinds of quadrangular unit pieces having a relatively small size from a quadrangular base material having a relatively large size using a cutter frame including a plurality of cutters to manufacture the quadrangular unit pieces, the method including (a) scanning a quadrangular base material in a longitudinal direction and in a lateral direction of the quadrangular base material to check positions of defects on the quadrangular base material, (b) calculating a yield when imaginarily cutting the quadrangular base material using two or more kinds of cutting frames, (c) selecting one of the cutting frames in which the yield calculated at the calculation step (b) is within a range of upper 30%, and (d) cutting the quadrangular base material using the cutting frame selected at the selection step (c) to manufacture quadrangular unit pieces.. .
In order to sufficiently cauterize a target site existing in a deep portion of a cardiac muscle tissue even in the case where the fat layer attached to an epicardium is thick or where the cardiac muscle is thickened due to cardiac hypertrophy and the like, provided is an ablation catheter comprising: an elongated catheter main body; an electrode for ablation placed in a leading end part of the catheter main body; and an optical fiber that is placed along a longitudinal direction of the catheter main body, includes an emission end formed on a leading end surface of the catheter main body, and emits a laser beam guided therethrough from the emission end.. .
|Absorbent article package and method of folding the same|
An absorbent article package is individually packaged by folding a packaging sheet and an absorbent article in a state where the absorbent article is arranged on the packaging sheet. In a state where the individually-packaged absorbent article is opened, in the packaging sheet and the absorbent article, a first folding line based on which the absorbent article and the packaging sheet are folded towards the topsheet side, and a second folding line based on which the absorbent article and the packaging sheet are folded towards the backsheet side are formed adjacent to each other in the longitudinal direction..
|Intracavitary ultrasound probe|
An intracavitary ultrasound probe includes a housing having an inset section and a holding section and an ultrasound unit built into the insertion section. A center axis of the insertion section is offset with respect to a center of a cross section perpendicular to a longitudinal direction of the holding section.
|Weighting device and racket equipped with the same|
A weighting device for use with a racket includes at least one frame strip, at least one weight, and at least one screw. The frame strip is adapted for being mounted on an outer circumference of a racket frame and has a dovetail groove extending along a longitudinal direction thereof, and a plurality of through holes provided at a bottom wall of the dovetail groove.
|Holding metal fitting, connector element, and connector|
A holding metal fitting 40 includes: a substantially l-shaped body portion that has a side plate portion 41 and a bottom plate portion 42; an anchor portion 45 that bent from the side plate portion 41 in a direction (longitudinal direction) y intersecting a height direction (vertical direction z) of the housing 21 and bites into the housing 21; and a hook portion 48 that is bent from the anchor portion 45 in a direction (vertical direction) z intersecting an extended direction (longitudinal direction) y of the anchor portion 45.. .
A connector is adapted to be interposed between a first connection object and a second connection object for establishing electrical connection therebetween. The connector comprises a plurality of connecting members each having a plurality of elastically deformable conductive portions formed at a predetermined interval along a longitudinal direction thereof, a beam holding the connecting members, and a support portion supporting the beam.
The present invention provides a cylindrical lithium-ion secondary battery. The lithium-ion battery of the present invention has a structure in which the value of b/a is optimized, where the distance between an electrode pole to which strip-form lead pieces are welded, the lead pieces being formed intermittently in the winding direction, which is the longitudinal direction of the belt-like electrodes, and the inner wall of the battery can is represented by a, and the distance between the electrode pole and the wound electrode group is represented by b, in order to secure an exhaust passage for the gas generated upon occurrence of an abnormality in the battery..
|Multilayered resin molded body and method for manufacturing same|
There are provided a multilayered resin molded body having high filler orientability and high mechanical strength, and a method for manufacturing the same. A multilayered resin molded body (1) comprising a plurality of laminated resin composition layers (11) comprising a thermoplastic resin (11a) and a filler (15) comprising a carbon material having a graphene structure, the filler (15) being dispersed in the thermoplastic resin (11a), wherein an angle formed by a longitudinal direction of each filler (15) and a direction that is an average of longitudinal directions of all fillers (15) is ±6° or less, and a method for manufacturing the multilayered resin molded body (1)..
|Bamboo board and a composite board and fabrication method for same|
A bamboo board of the present invention is produced by preparing a plurality of square tubular bodies fabricated by cutting a surface layer of tubes that form bamboo rods so that the cross sectional surfaces that are orthogonal to the longitudinal direction of the bamboo rods have two groups of two parallel facing surfaces, aligning the plurality of square tubular bodies parallel to one another, and gluing facing cut surfaces of the plurality of square tubular bodies in place by means of a first adhesive agent. The bamboo board is produced as a tube without splitting bamboo rods or cutting and shaping an arc-shaped bamboo material into a planar shape in a conventional method is a light-weight board having a sufficient strength, due to less deformation such as warping when using bamboo shaped into a planar configuration and use of a natural hollow structure of bamboo..