|| List of recent Pivotably-related patents
|Method and device for transmitting electric power and signals between a stationary wall and a leaf pivotably mounted on said wall|
A method for transmitting electric power and signals between a wall and a leaf pivotally mounted on the wall includes transmitting the electric power so as to be galvanically isolated, and transmitting the signals optically or optoelectronically.. .
Dr. Hahn Gmbh & Co. Kg
|Electrical switching apparatus and pole shaft assembly therefor|
A pole shaft assembly is for an electrical switching apparatus. The electrical switching apparatus includes a housing, separable contacts enclosed by the housing, and an operating mechanism structured to open and close the separable contacts.
|Docking station for electronic devices|
A docking station for mechanically supporting and electrically communicating with an electronic device, such as a portable phone, computer, media player, or the like includes a housing with upper and lower housing surfaces, a device mount pivotably coupled to the housing, and an electrical and mechanical connector on the device mount. The upper housing surface defines an opening through which the connector extends.
|Ttl adjustable binocular loupes device|
A through-the-lens (ttl) adjustable binocular loupes device (100) comprising a spectacle-like frame (102), first and second support elements (104, 106), first and second adjustable ttl loupes (108, 110) pivotably supported by the first and second support elements (104, 106) respectively. The support elements (104, 106) are slidably mounted for linear movement thereof, and therefore the loupes (108, 110), relative to the rim (116) of the frame (102).
|Directional control of a rotary steerable drilling assembly using a variable fluid flow pathway|
According to aspects of the present disclosure, systems and methods for controlling the direction of a drilling assembly within a borehole are described herein. An example system may include a housing 201 b (fig.
Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
|Footrest for construction machine operating room|
Disclosed is a footrest for an operating room on which the operator can rest his foot in order to balance his body when he is operating in the operating room, or working on a slope, etc. The footrest for a construction machine operating room according to the present invention includes: a footrest support having one end pivotably attached to a front pillar member of the operating room by means of a hinge pin; a fixing grip arranged on the pillar member below the hinge pin so as to detachably fix the footrest support; and a fixing pin fastened to a bracket arranged at the pillar member to hold the footrest, the fixing pin being attached to the bracket so as to be moved forward and backward, so that the fixing pin may move forward to press the upper surface of the footrest support when pivoting the footrest support horizontally..
Volvo Construction Equipment Ab
|Snowmobile stand systems|
A snowmobile stand system includes a lever mechanism pivotably coupled to at least one pivot coupled to at least one side support. The lever mechanism including a gripping portion that moves from a first position where the gripping portion is arranged in front of the snowmobile stand system to a second position where the gripping portion is arranged behind the snowmobile stand system.
|Collapsible stand for table saw|
A stand for a table saw including a table assembly and a base assembly secured under the table assembly is provided. The stand includes a leg and handle unit including two parallel leg elements, two handles at one ends of the leg elements respectively, two side rails each having one end connected to both the handle and the leg element, and a u-shaped support element at the other ends of the leg elements, vertical metal tubes each provided at an end of the side rail joining both the handle and the leg element, top of each metal tube is secured to a bottom of the table assembly; a u-shaped, tubular upper support pivotably secured to the side rail, the upper support including two opposite lateral projections; and a leg unit including two parallel leg members, and two wheels rotatably mounted at one ends of the leg members respectively..
|Foldable finger flange for a syringe|
A conventional syringe includes a syringe barrel having a syringe barrel flange laterally extending from an open proximal end of the syringe barrel and a syringe plunger for advancement into the syringe barrel through the open proximal end. A foldable finger flange for such a syringe comprises an attachment member configured to be removably mounted onto the syringe barrel flange, and a flange member pivotably attached to the attachment member.
West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc.
|Expandable vertebral body replacement system and method|
Vertebral body replacement apparatuses, systems, and methods are provided. In various examples, an implantable device is configured to be inserted between a first vertebral body and a second vertebral body.
Depuy Synthes Products, Inc.
Adjustable chairs and related methods
An adjustable chair includes an upper frame configured to carry a seat, and a lower frame pivotably coupled with the upper frame and configured to support the upper frame above a ground surface. The adjustable chair further includes an adjustment mechanism that is selectively movable between a plurality of positions for securing the upper frame relative to the lower frame in a corresponding plurality of orientations.
Transmitting and receiving antenna for a search antenna polarization instrument
A transmitting and receiving antenna for a search antenna polarization instrument, including pivotably mounted about a support pin a resonance body serving as an antenna and an insulating plate beneath the resonance body serving as an electrode or second antenna, the insulating plate including a metal layer on the side that faces away from the resonance body, and including a magnet plate arranged non-rotatably at a distance from the insulating plate, the magnet plate including a shield on the side facing away from the insulating plate. One end of the resonance body is held between the magnet plate and an additional antenna magnet arranged near the resonance body, and the other end of the resonance body is braced by a holding magnet and held under tension relative to the normal position.
Trash receptacle with a bag dispensing storage compartment
A trash receptacle to store and dispense bags for use with the receptacle includes a container comprising a cavity and a door pivotably mounted to a front face of the container, a compartment housed within the bottom portion of the container and having a dispensing port on a top face of the compartment, a shelf slidably mounted to the compartment and able to adjust to a first position outside of the container when the door is in an open position and a second position within the compartment when the door is in a closed position, and a storage unit disposed within the shelf and having an aperture on a top face of the storage unit. The storage unit stores bags to enable a user to remove one of the bags through the storage unit aperture and compartment dispensing port for placement within the container cavity..
Child-resistant cap and container assembly
A child-resistant container assembly for selectively storing materials is provided. The child-resistant container assembly includes a cap and a container.
Drug Plastics & Glass Company, Inc.
Retention of objects relative to an airplane cabin window frame
A holder apparatus for holding an object relative to an airplane cabin window frame can include a structure that locates in opposing window shade channels of the frame, and at least one tray pivotably mounted relative to the structure. A system for holding an object relative to an airplane cabin window can include a holder apparatus with a structure that engages a window frame of the window, and at least one tray pivotably mounted relative to the structure.
Hybrid gimbal support structure
A floating structure includes a hull and a work structure for supporting, lifting or lowering elongate objects. The work structure includes an elevating platform having an opening for receiving an object to be supported, lifted or lowered.
Single Buoy Moorings, Inc.
A rope clasp device for securing a rope eliminates the need for a knot in a rope by selectively clasping and encasing at least one portion of a rope in a toothed clamp. The rope clasp device comprises a base, at least one, but generally two swinging doors, and a lock.
The present invention relates to a steering arrangement, a restoring part and a steering system, that includes a tie bar unit, an actuating unit and a lever element, the lever element being fixed in a pivotable manner at a first turning point immovably disposed in a reference system, wherein the actuating unit has a restoring part, an active part and a damping part and is secured against displacement along a transverse axis relative to the reference system, at least one of the parts exerting a force on the tie rod unit to displace the tie rod unit along the transverse axis or to secure it against displacement, wherein the tie rod unit is pivotably fixed at a second turning point on the lever element and therefore displacement of the tie rod unit along the transverse axis leads to a pivoting movement of the lever element about the first turning point.. .
Dual access enclosure
A dual access enclosure includes a base that has a compartment therein and a lid that at least partially encloses the compartment. The lid includes first and second latch mechanisms that are configured to selectively allow the lid to be pivotably opened from two opposed sides.
Inclination adjusting apparatus
The present invention relates to an inclination adjusting apparatus for adjusting a backrest (3) of a vehicle seat with respect to a seat part (2), wherein a side part (15) of the seat part and a side part (12) of the backrest are coupled pivotably together about a pivot point and the backrest is latchable in the respective inclined position by way of a locking element (9). The present invention further relates to a vehicle seat and a method to operate the inventive inclination adjusting apparatus..
Johnson Controls Technology Company
Snips operable by a single hand
Snips include first and second handles pivotably connected to each other. Each of a pair of cutting members includes a connecting end and a cutting end.
The present invention relates to a gripper (1), in particular a pneumatically actuated gripper, with a housing (2), in which a preferably pneumatically actuable linear drive (6) is formed. The gripper also has first and second gripping jaws (10, 20), which are respectively mounted pivotably in relation to the housing (2) about a pivot axis (d1, d2).
A tool box includes a base, a button, a cover and two hinges. The button is located in a recessed area of the base and connected to a fixing member that is connected to the recessed area.
Electrically conductive/insulative over-shoe for tissue fusion
An over shoe for use with electrosurgical instruments having a pair of juxtaposed jaw members pivotably associated with one another, at least one of which includes an electrically conductive surface disposed thereon which is in electrical engagement with an electrosurgical energy source. According to one aspect of the present disclosure, the over shoe includes a tissue contacting wall configured and dimensioned to selectively and substantially overlie the electrically conductive surface of the electrosurgical instrument.
Floor care appliance
A brush vacuum cleaner having a floor brush set with a driven brush roller having an overload protection. The brush set has at least one electric motor for a suction fan and for the drive of the brush roller, which includes a torque detecting unit.
Stein & Co. Gmbh
A vacuum nozzle with a vacuum hose receptacle and two wing members pivotably connected to each order. Each wing member has a corresponding opening that is in fluid communication with the vacuum hose receptacle.
A decorative tree comprises a base, a pole inserted in the base, and plural hoops that are pivotably connected in series prior to complete assembly of the tree. The lowest hoop is attached to the outer rim of the base, an uppermost hoop is provided to connect toward the top of the pole, and one or more intermediate hoops are interposed between the lowest and uppermost hoops.
A beehive for honeybees having a configuration that allows a beekeeper to inspect the hive at regular intervals with minimal disturbance to the honeybees. The bees work comb frames contained within an array of master frames.
Combine harvester with variable stroke cleaning shoe
A combine harvester having a sieve that is moveable by a sieve drive assembly to perform a reciprocating sieve movement having a sieving stroke and a sieve throwing angle, wherein the sieve drive assembly has: a rotary drive, having a rotatable output shaft, a transmission between the rotatable output shaft of the rotary drive and the sieve, which transmission comprises an eccentric device, at least one transmission element, a plurality of linkage pivots, a first non-adjustable transmission element which is pivotably connected to the eccentric device, wherein the first non-adjustable transmission element is further pivotably connected to the adjustable transmission element, which adjustable transmission element is further pivotably connected to the combine harvester chassis, and wherein the first non-adjustable transmission element is further pivotably connected to the sieve through at least one further non-adjustable transmission elements.. .
Cnh Industrial America Llc
Interlocking assembly for a scanning unit
The disclosure relates to a scantling unit (20) comprising an interlocking assembly (45). The interlocking assembly (45) comprises; an interlock arm (40) pivotably connected to a scanner base of the scanning unit (20) and movable between a locked position and an unlocked position; and a biasing mechanism, for biasing the interlock arm toward the locked position, a combo gear (31) of the scanning unit (20) is locked by the interlocking assembly (45), thereby being prevented from, rotating, before a scan bar driver gear (26) of the scanning unit (20) engages with the combo gear (31) of the scanning unit (20)..
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.
Box comprising a hinge device
A box comprising a box bottom part and a lid part which is pivotably supported relative thereto by means of a hinge device between an open and a closed position is particularly suited for use in the ex area. The hinge device comprises a lower hinge part assigned to the box bottom part and an upper hinge part assigned to the lid part, which are pivotably connected to each other.
Eaton Protection Systems Ip Gmbh & Co. Kg
Cassette latching assembly with multiple independent latches
A latching assembly having a frame and a plurality of latches pivotably attached to the frame, and an attachment feature is disclosed. The attachment feature adapted to toollessly and removably attach the frame of the latching assembly to at least one of a housing and a chassis.
Corning Optical Communications Llc
Bin for a rubbish collection vehicle with improved compaction
A system for compacting rubbish, including a frame having a front wall, a carrier to be moved in a forwards-backwards direction relative to the frame, an upper scoop pivotably mounted on the carrier about a first horizontal axis and having an upper face for milling rubbish, and a lower scoop pivotably mounted on the upper scoop about a second horizontal axis, and having a lower milling face rubbish. The upper and lower scoops are to take a downwardly deployed position when their respective milling faces face the front wall.
Jar and floatable lid assembly
A jar and lid assembly that includes a jar assembly configured to hold a product and a base configured to at least partially house the jar. The jar and lid assembly also includes a rotatable lid assembly pivotably coupled to the jar assembly and includes an outer lid portion and an inner lid portion.
A lockout box for locking in objects, in particular keys, comprises a container having an upwardly open reception space for the objects and comprises a cover attached, in particular pivotably, to the container for closing the reception space, wherein the cover is adjustable from a closed position in which the reception space is closed into at least one open position in which the reception space is open, with a plurality of securing openings being provided in the cover and in the container for attaching a plurality of locking elements, in particular padlocks, and with at least one fastening device being provided at the container and being designed to attach the container to a wall.. .
Abus August Bremicker Sohne Kg
Winding reel for label dispenser
The present invention relates to a winding reel for a label dispenser and a method allowing a roll of a wound-up label carrier tape to be easily removed from the winding reel. A first rod of the winding reel is connected to a rotating element in a movable manner and at least two additional rods are connected to the rotating element in a stationary manner.
Multivac Marking & Inspection Gmbh & Co. Kg
Leverage activated aircraft tow bar
An aircraft leverage activated tow bar enables a user to push or pull the aircraft. The tow bar includes an arm member with a handle and a yoke detachably coupled to an aircraft nose gear, a leg member with a first end pivotably mounted to the arm member, and a base unit mounted to a second end of the leg member.
Convertible aircraft provided with two ducted rotors at the wing tips and with a horizontal fan in the fuselage
The invention relates to a convertible aircraft comprising a fuselage (f), a pair of wings (a1, a2) arranged one on each side of the fuselage (f), at least one ducted rotor (1) installed in a horizontal position at one of the ends of the fuselage (f) and a first and a second nacelle (n1, n2) arranged respectively at the tip of each wing (a1, a2) and each comprising a ducted rotor (r1, r2) and being pivotably mounted relative to the fuselage (f). The nacelles comprise at least a first and a second movable flap (v1, v2), which flaps are arranged respectively at the outlet of the ducted rotor (r1) of the first nacelle (n1) and at the outlet of the ducted rotor (r2) of the second nacelle (n2).
Stable platform for motor vehicles
A stowable platform for motor vehicles which extends beyond the vehicle when in use but is stowed beneath the vehicle. The platform is pivotably secured to an elongated arm which is in turn pivotably secured to the vehicle and is positively locked in both positions..
Practical Pet Solutions Llc
Self-cleaning retractable washing head with pneumatic drive
A self-cleaning retract washing head with a pneumatic drive designed for efficient washing of vessels or containers and intermediate components for the preparation of solutions in pharmaceutical and food industry, said solutions being at an over-pressure of up to 6 bar, wherein the constructional solution to the washing head of the invention provides for a simple and efficient self-cleaning of the washing head. The self-cleaning retract washing head (1) with the pneumatic drive is provided with a movable bar (2) with a washing ring (5), wherein at the end of the bar (2) on the washing ring (5) an annular element (3) with grooves (3′) is pivotably arranged, which grooves cause rotation of the annular element (3)..
Lifting device for disabled person
The invention provides a lifting device (1) for transfer of a paraplegic between seated positions. A post (3) extends from a wheeled base (2) and movably supports a head (5) for upwards and downwards movement.
Stabilizing mechanism for a shelf assembly
A stabilizing mechanism for a shelf assembly, the stabilizing mechanism comprising at least one movable rail placed between at least two support rails and a frame comprising of at least one shelf of the shelf assembly. At least one guide wheel pivotably mounted to a shaft having at least one shaft arms, wherein the at least one guide wheel and the shaft arms are configured to slide along the entire length of the at least one movable rail while adjusting the height of the at least one shelf in a vertical direction.
Transport system for a header of an agricultural harvester
A folding wheel transport assembly for a header of an agricultural harvester is disclosed as is a method for moving a wheel of such assembly from a transportation position to a harvesting position. The assembly is attachable to a header frame and includes a wheel, a wheel axle support member carrying the wheel, a linkage connected to the wheel axle support member, and an actuator for moving the linkage and the wheel from a transportation position to a harvesting position.
Cnh Industrial America Llc
Rotary cutting deck height of cut adjustment mechanism
A rotary cutting deck height of cut adjustment mechanism includes a front pair of height of cut arms and a rear pair of height of cut arms, each height of cut arm pivotably mounted at an angle to a rotary cutting deck. A height of cut rod extends between a front height of cut arm and a rear height of cut arm on each side of the deck.
Deere & Company
Image capturing storage container
An image capturing apparatus including a storage container having a top cover and a base, the base having an outer front surface, the top cover of the storage container is pivotably attached to the base to allow for an open position and a closed position of the storage container and an image capturing unit disposed on the outer front surface of the base so that the image capturing unit can capture image data both in the open position and the closed position of the storage container.. .
Forever Mine Media, G.p.
Spring-loaded mounting housing for a camera
A mounting housing for a camera includes a surface contacting member and a sliding member that is slidable within an interior conduit within the surface contacting member. The surface contacting member has a back end that is located behind a mounting surface when the mounting housing is mounted and a front end, connected to the back end, that is located in front of the mounting surface when the mounting housing is mounted.
High density panel with rotating tray
The present invention relates to a telecommunications termination panel with a tray pivotably mounted within the front opening of a housing. The tray pivots about a hinge located adjacent one of the sides of the housing and includes a raised floor.
Adc Telecommunications, Inc.
Quick-release barrel firearm
Firearms with improved systems and methods of attaching the barrels that can provide for quicker and easier replacement of the barrel. In particular embodiments, the attachment mechanism includes a door that opens to release the barrel from the receiver.
S. I. Defense, Inc.
Internal latch in charging handle of firearm
Firearms with improved systems and methods of retaining a charging handle within the firearm and charging handles for such firearms. In some embodiments, a spring, a portion or a majority of the latch, or both, are located, for example, within a hollow, inside the body of the charging handle.
S. I. Defense, Inc.
Clutch with wire pivot ring having straight sections
A pivot ring for a clutch includes a central axis; a plurality of circumferentially curved portions; a plurality of engagement portions, each engagement portion circumferentially disposed between respective first and second circumferentially curved portions from the plurality of circumferentially curved portions and including: an alignment portion; a first and second stiffened attachment portions extending in lines from the alignment portion to the adjacent curved portions; and, first and second circumferential distal ends. Each engagement portion is arranged to receive a respective lever for the clutch; and, the first and second distal ends are arranged to fixedly connect to the clutch.
Schaeffler Technologies Ag & Co. Kg
Drag link assembly including buried drag link fitting
A drag link assembly for use in a thrust reverser of a propulsion system is provided. The thrust reverser includes a fixed structure and a translating structure that at least partially define an annular airstream bypass duct there between.
System and a thrust reverser
A thrust reverser system includes a translating cascade, a blocker door, and a drive link. The drive link may be pivotably coupled to the translating cascade and the blocker door.
A ladder including a first frame, a second frame and a platform assembly. The first frame includes one or more fixed steps.
Tricam Industries, Inc.
Cross-over switch for a monorail
A cross-over switch system for switching a monorail vehicle between two fixed guideway beams is provided. The cross-over switch system includes two articulated beams and a median beam.
Bombardier Transportation Gmbh
Vehicle mounted crane boom assembly with a dielectric boom arm
A hydraulic boom assembly comprises a base and a first boom arm extending from the base. A second boom arm is pivotably coupled to the first boom arm.
Linepro Equipment Ltd.
Offset pallet guidance for passenger conveyor
A passenger conveyor includes a plurality of pallets arranged to form a travel surface of the passenger conveyor. A first guide member extends from a first longitudinal end of the travel surface and is located at a first lateral side of the plurality of pallets, and a second guide member extends from the first longitudinal end and is located at a second lateral side of the plurality of pallets.
Otis Elevator Company
Adjustable bicycle frame for the change in the riding modes
An adjustable bicycle frame for change in the riding modes is provided with a bottom bracket secured to pedals; a seat tube extending upward out of the bottom bracket; a chain stay extending rearward out of the bottom bracket and the seat tube; a rear wheel rotatably secured to the chain stay and contacting the ground; a head tube with a stem pivotably secured thereto; a fork pivotably secured to the head tube and extending downward; a front wheel rotatably secured to the fork stay and contacting the ground; a rearward inclined telescopic tubing including first and second tubes. After changing length of the telescopic tubing, a length between the front wheel and the rear wheel is changed, an inclined angle of the seat tube is changed, and an inclined angle of the head tube is changed coherently, thereby implementing a racing mode or a slow, urban riding mode..
Vehicle or trailer with dropping floor
A loading bed for a load carrying vehicle or trailer, the loading bed having a base and including first and second body sections and an ejector type unloading mechanism, wherein the first body section has a base and a pair of opposing side walls, wherein the second body section has a base and a pair of opposing side walls, wherein the bases of the first and second body sections form at least a portion of the base of the loading bed, wherein the second body section is pivotably movable relative to the first body section between a first position and a second position, wherein the second body section is adapted to pivot relative to the first body section while the first body section remains fixed relative to a vehicle or trailer to which the loading bed is attached.. .
Aveling Barford (holdings) Limited
Roof system for a motor vehicle
Roof system for a motor vehicle having a fixed roof cutout and having a movably mounted roof part for closing and opening the roof cutout which is displaceable by a tilt and guide mechanism between a closed position, a tilt position and an open position. The tilt and guide mechanism includes on both sides of the roof part in each case a front tilt lever and a rear tilt lever pivotably connected to the roof part by means of a pivot point and operatively connected to a control carriage movable in a guide rail arrangement.
Bos Gmbh & Co. Kg
Vehicle wheel suspensions
A wheel suspension for a vehicle may include a wheel carrier and a torsionally stiff transverse control arm. The control arm may include a first front joint element and a first rear joint element pivotably mounted to the wheel carrier.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc
Weight lifting arrangement and weight selector a weight lifting arrangement
A weight selector apparatus includes a tube including a radially extending through opening, a body non-rotatably disposed inside the tube, a finger pivotably mounted on the body and adapted to be pivoted relative to the body between a first finger position inside the tube and a second finger position in which a portion of the finger extends outside of the tube through the radially extending through opening. A rod can be provided that has a finger engaging portion in engagement with a rod engaging portion of the finger, the rod being rotatable relative to the tube between a first rotated position in which the rod causes the finger to pivot to the first finger position and a second rotated position in which the rod causes the finger to pivot to the second finger position, and an arrangement for rotating the rod relative to the tube.
Automatic Weightstack I JÖnkÖping Kommanditbolag
The invention relates to an orthopaedic device for the orthotic or prosthetic provision of a patient with •a knee joint (10), which has a proximal upper part (11) and a distal lower part (13) arranged pivotably thereon, •an ankle joint (20), •a pivoted foot part (23) which can be fastened distally to the ankle joint (20), and •a shin part (14) arranged between the ankle joint (20) and the knee joint (10), wherein the upper part (11) of the knee joint (10) or a thigh part fastened thereto that can be attached to the patient's body is coupled with the foot part (23) by means of a force transfer device (3; 30, 31, 32, 35; 40, 41, 42), which causes a plantar flexion of the foot part (23) when a knee is flexed.. .
Otto Bock Healthcare Gmbh
Surgical stapling apparatus and methods of adhering a surgical buttress thereto
A surgical stapling apparatus includes a tool assembly, at least one surgical buttress, and a resilient, porous material. The tool assembly includes a cartridge assembly and an anvil assembly pivotably coupled to the cartridge assembly.
A surgical retractor for retracting body tissue in a therapeutic procedure includes two lateral arms each having a block with an aperture extending transverse to a longitudinal axis of the arm. The distal end of each arm pivotably supports a retractor blade.
Globus Medical, Inc
Sliding and pivoting mechanism of a rack of an item of furniture, item of furniture and domestic appliance
A sliding and pivoting mechanism of a rack of an item of furniture or domestic appliance for extending and raising the rack out of a body of the item of furniture or domestic appliance, having at least two pivoting arms which are fixed rotatably to at least one of the side walls of the body with a first end parallel to the plane of the side walls, and are arranged spaced apart parallel to each other, wherein a guide rail is fixed pivotably to respective second ends of the pivoting arms parallel to the plane of the side walls in such a manner that the guide rail can be pivoted out of a lower position within the body into a raised, upper position at least partially outside the body, and at least one running rail which is displaceable linearly in the guide rail and to which the rack is fastened, wherein the sliding and pivoting mechanism has a locking mechanism which is arranged on the guide rail and on one of the pivoting arms and is actuable by an activator fixed on the running rail in order to prevent a simultaneous pivoting and sliding movement of the running rail.. .
Paul Hettich Gmbh & Co. Kg
Cattle leg latch
A cattle leg latch that is mounted to a cattle restraining chute and that allows the cattle's leg to be safely secured to allow for inspection and hoof trimming. The leg latch consists of a based plate mounted to the bottom edge of the chute, with a handle pivotably mounted on the base plate and a latch hook pivotably mounted on the base plate, with the handle attached to the latch hook by means of a linkage that allows the latch hook to be moved when the handle is moved, and allows the latch hook to be closed around the animal's leg to secure the animal's legs while the animal is restrained in the chute..
A combine harvester having a cleaning system for separating seeds from by-products, that includes a transmission having an annular member, that extends around a circular element of an eccentric device and is pivotable around said circular element, a second arm having a first end fixedly connected to the annular member, and a second end connected with a reciprocatable cleaner device of a second cleaner assembly, a first arm having a first end fixedly connected to the annular member, a first cleaner drive linkage has a first end pivotably connected to the second end of the first arm and a second end connected to a reciprocatable cleaner device of a first cleaner assembly, wherein the reciprocatable cleaner device of the second cleaner assembly and the reciprocatable cleaner device of the first cleaner assembly are reciprocatingly drivable by the cleaning system drive assembly in generally opposite directions.. .
Cnh Industrial America Llc
Television monitor combination stand and wall mount
A combination television monitor stand and wall mount is presented. The combination stand and mount has an assembly of parts that can be assembled into two different configurations.
Bby Solutions, Inc.
A refrigerator includes a cabinet with a storage chamber, and a shelf assembly vertically movably mounted in the storage chamber. The shelf assembly includes a pair of guide members mounted to opposite side walls of the storage chamber, a shelf guided by the guide members to be vertically movable, a pair of side walls extending downwards from opposite lateral ends of the shelf and vertically movable while being guided by the guide members, a handle member having opposite ends mounted in guide slots formed through upper portions of the side walls, to be slidably guided by the guide slots in forward and rearward directions, two pairs of cam members pivotably mounted to the corresponding guide members, to support the shelf, and a pair of extension portions pivotally connected to the corresponding cam members while extending rearwards from opposite ends of the handle member..
Lg Electronics Inc.
A refrigerator includes a cabinet with a storage chamber, and a shelf assembly. The shelf assembly includes guide members respectively mounted to opposite side walls of the storage chamber, a shelf vertically movable while being guided by the guide members, side walls extending downwards from opposite lateral ends of the shelf and vertically movable while being guided by the guide members, guide slots formed through the guide members while extending in forward and rearward directions, a pair of cam members pivotably mounted to an outer surface of each guide member, first and second links connected between the cam members, to simultaneously pivot the cam members, a handle link connected, at one end thereof, to the second link, and a handle member coupled to the other end of the handle link while extending through the corresponding guide slot, to protrude inside the guide member..
Lg Electronics Inc.
Damper suitable for liquid aerosol-laden flow streams
A flow control device has a duct section with a plurality of damper blocking elements, each having a major plane. The damper blocking elements are pivotably connected to the duct section and movable in a range that is limited to ensure that, when the duct section is mounted in a preferred orientation, the damper blocking element major planes always form an angle of at least 45 degrees from the horizontal throughout the range.
Oy Halton Group Ltd.
Reinforced pitch bearing of a wind turbine
A reinforced pitch bearing of a wind turbine having a first reinforcement plate and a second reinforcement plate is provided. The pitch bearing includes an outer bearing ring and an inner bearing ring, whereby both bearing rings are arranged coaxially to each other, thus comprising a common axis of symmetry.
A door assembly includes a door frame and a door coupled to the door frame and movable between an open and closed position. The door includes a first surface that faces in a first direction and a second surface that faces in a direction that is greater than 90 degrees from the first direction.
Latch assembly with an anti-picking function
A latch assembly with an anti-picking function includes a bracket mounted in a door and located at a top or bottom end of the door. A movable member is slideably received in the bracket.
I-tek Metal Mfg. Co., Ltd.
Dispensing container, packaged product assembly, and related method
A packaged product assembly is provided. The packaged product assembly may include a packet received in a dispensing container.
R.j. Reynolds Tobacco Company
Stiff inplane elastromeric rotor head
An aircraft rotor head is provided and includes a rotor hub including a central portion and radial arms extending outwardly from the central portion, blade retention yokes, each blade retention poke being pivotably coupled to a corresponding one of the radial arms at one end and to a corresponding blade at another end and a lag restraint star rotatable about and translatable along the central portion. The lag restraint star is coupled to each of the blade retention yokes to facilitate uniform blade lead/lag and uniform blade coning..
Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation
Fuel filler device
The invention relates to a fuel filler device for filling fuel into a vehicle tank, comprising a filler pipe for receiving a fuel filler nozzle, which filler pipe can be connected with the vehicle tank, wherein at least one pivotably mounted closing flap is arranged in the filler pipe, wherein a spring element is provided, which biases the at least one closing flap into a closing position closing a passage through the filler pipe, wherein the at least one closing flap is pivotable from its closing position into an opening position opening a passage through the filler pipe, by the fuel filler nozzle inserted into the filler pipe, wherein at least one valve element is provided in the filler pipe, which valve element forms at least one bypass to the at least one closing flap and, from a limit pressure difference, allows a passage of gas out of the filler pipe and/or into the filler pipe.. .
Illinois Tool Works Inc.
The invention relates to a vehicle roof (1) with a roof opening (3) which is closable by a roof element (4), and a side outer panel (7) which, in an erected open position of the roof element (4), covers a lateral gap between the roof element (4) and a side wall frame (5). According to the invention, the side outer panel (7) is mounted pivotably in the longitudinal direction (x) of the vehicle..
Theft-resistant wall mount mailbox
A theft-resistant wall mount mailbox is provided. A housing has a rectangular shape with a front side and a back side.
Clutch operating member of a dual-bearing reel
A clutch operating member for a dual-bearing reel is disposed at a rear of a reel body of the dual-bearing reel and casts a fishing line in a forward direction. The clutch operating member includes a movable part and a first operating unit.
Detachable keyswitch mechanism and related electronic device
A detachable keyswitch mechanism includes a base and a keyswitch. The base includes a bottom plate and a lateral plate bent from the bottom plate.
Sonar transducer support assembly systems and methods
Techniques are disclosed for systems and methods for providing accurate and reliable compact sonar systems for mobile structures. In one embodiment, a sonar system includes a mounting bracket, a transducer support arm, and a pivoting mechanism pivotably coupling the transducer support arm to the mounting bracket such that, for forces acting on the transducer support arm that are less than a preselected kick-up level, the pivoting mechanism holds the transducer support arm against such forces and at a user selectable first angular position relative to the mounting bracket, and for forces acting on the transducer support arm that are equal to or greater than the preselected kick-up level, allows the transducer support arm to be moved by those forces to a second angular position relative to the mounting bracket..
Systems and methods for shock load reduction
A pawl carrier system comprising a pawl hub disposed substantially coaxially to a pawl carrier, a spring circumferentially disposed between the pawl hub and the pawl carrier, a pawl pivotably mounted to the pawl hub on a pivot joint, the pivot joint comprising an axially extending pin mounted to the pawl hub, wherein the axially extending pin extends through the pawl carrier and the pawl hub. A ratchet carrier system is provided comprising a ratchet carrier disposed substantially coaxially to a ratchet hub, wherein the ratchet hub comprises a ratchet tooth, a spring circumferentially disposed between the ratchet carrier and the ratchet hub and a retaining pin axially extending through the ratchet carrier and the ratchet hub;.
Damped anti-rotational systems
A damped anti-rotational system is provided comprising a pawl carrier having an axis of rotation, a pawl pivotably mounted to the pawl carrier on a pivot joint, the pawl having a contact portion and a counterweight portion, a stop pin axially disposed in the pawl carrier and configured to contact the contact portion of the pawl in response to radially inward movement of the pawl, wherein the stop pin is mounted to the pawl carrier at a forward portion of the stop pin and an aft portion of the stop pin, wherein a forward o ring is disposed on the forward portion of the stop pin and an aft o ring is disposed on the aft portion of the stop pin.. .
Anti-rotational systems and methods
An anti-rotational system is provided comprising a pawl carrier mounted for rotation within a ratchet, the pawl carrier having an axis of rotation, a pawl pivotably mounted to the pawl carrier on a pivot joint, the pawl having a contact portion and a counterweight portion, wherein the pivot joint is between the contact portion and the counterweight portion, wherein the counterweight portion is configured to be radially inward of the contact portion in response to rotation of the pawl carrier in a first rotational direction at an angular velocity less than a predetermined angular velocity.. .
Vertical axis turbine
A vertical axis wind turbine (1) comprising a turbine rotor having an axis of rotation and at least one blade (2) spaced from and mounted for rotation about the rotation axis of the turbine. The blade has at least one longitudinal surface substantially parallel to the rotation axis and for engagement, in use, with wind incident on the turbine rotor.
Device for utilisation of kinetic energy of a flowing medium
The invention relates to a device for utilisation of kinetic energy of a flowing medium comprising support members (2) mounted on a shaft (16) about an axis of rotation (6) and axially spaced apart from one another, and between which pressure surfaces (3) are disposed which are mounted pivotably about an axis (4) on the support members (2) and are supported on stops (5) which limit the pivoting movement, wherein a flow guiding means (7) designed as a buoyancy member is radially spaced from the pressure surfaces (3) and together with the pressure surfaces (3) forms a contour which narrows the flow cross-section between the pressure surfaces (3) and the flow guiding means (7).. .
Expandable hard-shell tent mounted on a roof of vehicle
An automotive rooftop tent includes a lower case detachably fixed to the roof of a vehicle and an upper case closing or opening the lower case by means of opening/closing mechanisms. The automotive rooftop tent includes: an expandable plate slidably coupled to the lower case; a pole having both ends pivotably coupled to both sides of the rear of the expandable plate; and a tenting fabric connected at least to the upper case, the pole, and the expandable plate, in which the expandable plate slides between a first position, where the expandable plate overlapping the lower case, and a second position, where the expandable plate is fully pulled out, and the pole is positioned adjacent to the expandable plate when the expandable plate is at the first position, and is lifted up by the tenting fabric when the expandable plate is at the second position..
A clip closure for a bag having adjustable clamping means which have an open position and a closed position, the clamping means in their open position being placeable over the open end section of the open bag and in their closed position surrounding and trapping said open end section in the stall of a color, wherein the clamping means comprises a first clamping element and a second clamping element which are pivotably hinged to each other so that they can accommodate said open end section of said bag in the open position of the clamping means and so that they can clamp said open end section of said bag between each other in the closed position in the clamping gap formed between the first clamping element and the second clamping element, and the clip closure having locking means for locking the clamping means in the closed position. The clamping means of the clip closure feature two or more closed positions in which they can be locked which are characterized by different widths of the clamping gap..
Universal ski conversion assembly
A ski conversion assembly including: braces for attachment to skis and an axle of a stroller or trailer; and a rigger element for connecting to a ski and including a runner element. In a first position, the runner element is locatable between the first and second skis.
Fuel filler device
The invention relates to a fuel filler device for filling fuel into a vehicle tank, comprising a filler pipe for receiving a fuel filler nozzle, which filler pipe can be connected with the vehicle tank, wherein, in the filler pipe, a first pivotably mounted closing flap and at least a second pivotably mounted closing flap are provided behind one another as seen in the insertion direction of the fuel filler nozzle, wherein the first and at least one second closing flap can be pivoted from a closing position, closing a passage through the filler pipe, into an opening position, opening a passage through the filler pipe, by the fuel filler nozzle inserted into the filler pipe, wherein the first and at least one second closing flap are coupled with one another and/or provided such that, when the first closing flap is pivoted into its opening position, the at least one second closing flap is also pivoted at least partially into its opening position, wherein the at least one second closing flap is held in its at least partial opening position while the first closing flap is in its opening position, and wherein, when the first closing flap moves into its closing position, the at least one second closing flap also moves into its closing position.. .
Sliding door supporting device of vehicle and sliding door device using the same
A sliding door support apparatus of a vehicle may include a rail of which one end is mounted to be pivotably movable to a vehicle body, a slider fitted movably along the rail and coupled thereto, and connected in a pivotably movable manner to a front lower portion of a vehicle door, and a gas spring connected to the slider to apply an external force to the vehicle door through the slider through an outer side along a width direction of the vehicle.. .
Variable height vehicle
A system and method for raising and lowering a vehicle. The system includes a four-bar linkage provided for each wheel.
Terminal crimping device
A terminal crimping device includes a one-sided braking unit for braking a movement of a series terminal. The one-sided braking unit includes a main body portion arranged to face the series terminal and a supporting portion for pivotably supporting the main body portion.
This mixing machine comprises a mixing head that attaches to a container, forming a closed mixing receptacle. The head is pivotably supported in a frame such that the closed mixing receptacle can pivot to perform the mixing.
User interface device for surgical simulation system
A user interface device for a surgical simulation system, comprising a rigid shaft pivotably supported by a frame, and movable in the axial direction but fixed with respect to rotation around its longitudinal axis, and a handle having a sensor body rigidly attached to said rigid shaft, and a grip portion rotatable around said longitudinal axis relative said sensor body. The handle further comprises a rotator sleeve rotatable around said longitudinal axis relative said sensor body and said grip portion, a rotation sensor adapted to detect rotation of said rotator sleeve in relation to said sensor body, and a signal interface mounted on said sensor body and connected to receive a first detection signal from said rotation sensor.
Self-articulating joint for a minimally invasive surgical apparatus
A self-articulating joint is disclosed for a minimally invasive surgical apparatus. The self-articulating joint has a first elbow component pivotably coupled to a second elbow component, wherein the first and second elbow components are biased to form a non-linear angle relative to each other.
Universal system components and methods for holding fishing rods
To provide a better experience for ice fisherman and fisherman generally, the present inventor devised, among other things, apparatus, assemblies, components, and methods for holding a fishing device, such as a fishing rod. One exemplary apparatus includes an adjustable rod holder pivotably mounted or coupled to a base structure.
Pivotable cover for sliding tray and sliding tray including the cover
A sliding tray is configured to support one or more optical communications modules and includes a body portion having one or more mounting locations for the one or more optical communications modules, a trough projecting from the body portion and configured to support optical fibers connected to the one or more optical communications modules, and a cover pivotably connected to the tray for selectively covering the trough.. .
Camera rig and accessories
A support assembly for a camera rig. The support assembly includes a frame having a first end and a second end and a positioning member movably coupled to the frame.
Support structure for solar modules
The invention relates to a support structure for solar modules, with an arrangement of posts mounted on a base. A carrier unit is pivotably mounted on each post, the carrier unit having two struts supporting a crossbeam.
Stator coil lacing machine
A stator coil lacing machine includes a carriage pivotably connected to a frame. The carriage supports a needle assembly and cord guide assembly.
Electrical distribution center
An electrical distribution center having a base connected to one or several wiring harnesses and a connector body that is configured to be electrically and mechanically connected to the base. The connector body houses electrical devices such as relays, fuses, and control modules.