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Date/App# patent app List of recent Propel-related patents
07/30/15
20150214862 
 Dielectric elastomer powered boat and electricity generator and associated method patent thumbnailnew patent Dielectric elastomer powered boat and electricity generator and associated method
A system is disclosed in which ocean wave power compresses smart electro-active polymers (eap) material. Dielectric elastomers (de) convert ocean wave power pressure into electrical current.

07/30/15
20150214580 
 System and  rapid battery exchange in electric vehicles patent thumbnailnew patent System and rapid battery exchange in electric vehicles
A system and method for the rapid exchange of batteries in an electric vehicle. The electric vehicle contains a removable battery housed in the vehicle's undercarriage.

07/30/15
20150212520 
 Robot and  autonomous inspection or processing of floor areas patent thumbnailnew patent Robot and autonomous inspection or processing of floor areas
A mobile, self-propelling robot for carrying out activities autonomously is described. The robot can include a drive module for moving the robot over the floor surface, a processing module, a navigation module that navigates based on a map of the surroundings.
Robart Gmbh


07/30/15
20150212500 
 Device for creation of layout information, system for operation of domestic electrical appliances, and self-propelled electronic device patent thumbnailnew patent Device for creation of layout information, system for operation of domestic electrical appliances, and self-propelled electronic device
An operation section (14) receives from a user (i) a selection instruction to select a household electric appliance as an operation target from among icons included in a layout image and (ii) an operation instruction to specify an operation content for the household electric appliance selected. A control section (21) generates, on the basis of (i) household electric appliance information stored in a setting information storage section (85) and (ii) the selection instruction and the operation instruction, an operation signal for instructing the household electric appliance selected by the user to perform the operation content specified by the user.
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha


07/30/15
20150212183 
 Propeller with dixon water fat separation patent thumbnailnew patent Propeller with dixon water fat separation
The invention relates to a magnetic resonance imaging system (100) for acquiring at least one set of k-space blade data from an imaging zone of a subject (118), wherein the magnetic resonance imaging system (100) comprises a memory (138) for storing machine executable instructions and a processor (130) for controlling the magnetic resonance imaging system (100), wherein execution of the machine executable instructions causes the processor (130) to perform for each blade of the at least one set of k-space blade data: control the mri system (100) to acquire at least one k-space blade data using at least one echo time for purposes of performing a dixon technique, wherein k-space blade data are acquired in accordance with a blade shape; reconstruct at least one blade image data using the at least one k-space blade data; generate water blade image data and fat blade image data using the at least one blade image data; and transform the water and fat blade image data to water and fat k-space blade data respectively and perform propeller reconstruction of the water and fat k-space blade data.. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.


07/30/15
20150210414 
 Packaging machine and  packaging articles patent thumbnailnew patent Packaging machine and packaging articles
A packaging machine comprising an orientation system for orientating an article within a package, the orientation system comprising at least one carriage (240) moveable about an endless path comprising a working reach and a return reach, a drive mechanism for propelling the at least one carriage about the endless path, an engagement member (250) for frictionally engaging with an article (b) in a package (1), the engagement member moveable between an engaged position and a disengaged position wherein the engagement member is rotationally driven by a rotary drive mechanism comprising a first component (244) rotationally mounted to the carriage and a second component (234) which engages with the first component such that the first component rotates as the carriage is driven about the endless path.. .
Meadwestvaco Packaging Systems, Llc


07/30/15
20150210406 
 Fuel-free spacecraft propelling system based on spatial atomic oxygen and propelling method patent thumbnailnew patent Fuel-free spacecraft propelling system based on spatial atomic oxygen and propelling method
A fuel-free spacecraft propelling system having an open-ended outer cylinder of a propelling device and an atomic oxygen collecting device is disclosed. The latter is arranged at the forwardly-propelled front end of the outer cylinder and is hermetically connected with an rf generating device and an ion cyclotron wave heating device through a magnetic confinement device.
Beijing Institute Of Spacecraft Environment Engineering


07/30/15
20150210388 
 Unmanned aerial vehicle patent thumbnailnew patent Unmanned aerial vehicle
An unmanned aerial vehicle adapted for hover and short/vertical take-off and landing (s/vtol) is disclosed. The vehicle comprises: a body having an aspect-ratio less than two and having therein a payload volume, at least one propeller located forward of the body, at least one rudder.
The Boeing Company


07/30/15
20150210386 
 Kite ground station and system using same patent thumbnailnew patent Kite ground station and system using same
A kite system with a ground station adapted for airborne power generation. The kite system may include a kite which includes one or more airfoils which have mounted thereon a plurality of turbine driven generators.
Google Inc.


07/30/15
20150210380 
 Propulsion system for aircraft, in particular lightweight aircraft patent thumbnailnew patent Propulsion system for aircraft, in particular lightweight aircraft
A propulsion system for aircraft, in particular lightweight aircraft, provides a low-noise and low-cost aircraft. The propulsion system includes at least two ducted propellers (3, 3′).
Innovative Dragon Ltd


07/30/15
20150210370 
new patent

Ring propeller with forward screw


A ring propeller for a thruster includes a ring and a centre element. The ring propeller also includes at least one propeller blade extending between and attached to the centre element and the ring the at least one propeller blade comprises a leading edge profile and a trailing edge profile in a cross section perpendicular to an axis of rotation of the ring propeller..
Rolls-royce Marine As


07/30/15
20150210368 
new patent

Manned submarine for underwater viewing and experience


A manned submarine for underwater viewing and experience. A viewing window through which an outside view can be seen is disposed above the body of the submarine.
Pacific Ocean Marine Industry Co., Ltd.


07/30/15
20150210307 
new patent

Child's riding vehicle with stowable parent handle


A child's riding vehicle has a handle by which a parent can push and steer the vehicle, as well as a cutout in the roof which defines a handhold by which the parent can walk alongside the vehicle while holding it. The vehicle can be propelled either by the parent pushing via the parent handle or via the parent handhold, or the child can propel the vehicle as a foot-to-floor vehicle.
Mga Entertainment, Inc.


07/30/15
20150210152 
new patent

Onboard generator drive system for electric vehicles


An electric vehicle utilizes an internal combustion engine to drive the vehicle's main electric drive system in the regeneration mode and to charge the battery when the vehicle is stopped. The electric vehicle's main drive controller and motor are used as the generator to recharge the battery when the vehicle is stopped via a clutch mechanism allowing the motor to act as a generator while the vehicle is at rest.
Amp Electric Vehicles Inc.


07/30/15
20150210141 
new patent

Method and system for vehicle climate control


Methods and system for operating a vehicle climate control system are described. In one example, the vehicle climate control system includes high and low temperature coolant loops that operate in conjunction with a heat pump.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc


07/30/15
20150209622 
new patent

Personal aquatic propulsion device


A personal aquatic propulsion device may provide propulsion through aquatic environments for wearers of the device. The personal aquatic propulsion device may be used to keep wearers of the device upright and buoyant in aquatic environments and allow wearers to be propelled through aquatic environments..

07/30/15
20150209279 
new patent

Stay-on selenium foam


Provided, among other things, is a delivery module for a non-greasy, non-irritating selenium sulfide composition comprising: (a) an aerosol delivery device; (b) within the aerosol delivery device, the selenium sulfide composition comprising an effective amount of selenium sulfide that is 1% or more by weight of the composition, and a frothing agent, wherein the selenium sulfide composition has a viscosity low enough to support aerosol delivery and the selenium sulfide composition is effective to form a foam upon propellant-driven aerosol delivery; and (c) within the aerosol delivery device, a propellant.. .
Quinnova Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


07/23/15
20150204741 

Traction-battery vehicle test trailer


A trailer for a vehicle with a high voltage traction-battery. The trailer may be a self-propelled trailer to substantially match vehicle dynamics and minimize impact on the vehicle.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc


07/23/15
20150204345 

Propeller fan


Provided is a propeller fan, including: a boss section including a tubular wall; and a plurality of blades extending in a radiate manner from an outer peripheral surface of the tubular wall of the boss section. Secondary flow control slits are each formed between a pair of the adjacent blades on the outer peripheral surface.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation


07/23/15
20150204273 

Rocket stage and improving an existing rocket stage


The present invention relates to an improved rocket stage and a method of improving an existing rocket stage. In an embodiment, the improved rocket stage is where one can take existing rocket stages and re-propellant them.

07/23/15
20150204031 

Road construction machine


Described is a self-propelled road construction machine, especially a road roller, comprising a service water tank with two tank bodies which are connected in parallel via a balancing line. The balancing line and the tank bodies are connected via a plug connection, in which the balancing line consists of a flexurally rigid connection pipe and the tank bodies respectively comprise sealed insertion openings for the pipe..
Bomag Gmbh


07/23/15
20150204029 

Self-propelling road construction machine, particularly road roller, and driving a road construction machine


In a self-propelling road construction machine, particularly a road roller (1), comprising a travel drive, a steering device, a control device (30) for the travel drive and the steering device, and a driver's seat (5) rotatable by at least 180° and including an integrated operating element (8) for the vehicle speed, with the operating element (8) generating the control signals for the travel drive in dependence on the direction of the control movement of the operating element (8) or the direction of force application on the operating element (8), it is provided that, in response to a first switching command, the control device (30) will automatically perform a reversing process comprising deceleration, seat rotation, change of direction of travel, and acceleration to the set vehicle speed in opposite direction to the original direction of travel.. .
Hamm Ag


07/23/15
20150203344 

Refrigeration device comprising a water tank


A refrigeration device including a heat-insulated housing, which contains a storage compartment, a water tank, a fan for propelling a stream of cold air that passes through an evaporator and a distribution unit for the controlled distribution of the stream of cold air along at least two circulation paths, the first of which is in closer thermal contact with the water tank than the second.. .
Bsh Hausgeräte Gmbh


07/23/15
20150203193 

Method and system for the powered self push back of an aircraft


A powered self push back method and system for an aircraft are provided to move an aircraft on the ground safely during push back without assistance from an external tug vehicle or the aircraft main engines. The method employs constant cooperative communication and signals between the pilot and the ground crew during the push back process to ensure that push back of the aircraft is safe, efficient, and reduces aircraft turnaround time.

07/23/15
20150203182 

Propulsion unit for maritime vessel


Propulsion unit (11) for propulsion and maneuvering of a maritime vessel, which includes a nozzle (12) wherein a propeller section (13, 13a) is arranged, which propeller section (13, 13a) is electrically or hydraulically driven, which propulsion unit (11) includes a fastening device (16) arranged for arrangement to hull of the vessel or to a steering device arranged for steering and/or moving the propulsion unit (11). The fastening se device (16) is formed by two stems (17a-b) extending in parallel or laterally reversed about an vertical central axis from an upper surface of the nozzle (12) of the propulsion unit, which stems (17a-b) end in a fixing flange (18) for thereby providing an opening (19) which provides the propulsion unit (11) with improved hydrodynamic performance..
Rolls-royce Marine As


07/23/15
20150203181 

Marine propellers


Some embodiments relate to a propeller having a hub and a plurality of radially extending blades, wherein a radial extreme of each of the blades is integral with an end plate defining a ring segment coaxial with the propeller hub, each ring segment having a concave inner surface and conforming generally to a frustoconical ring, the radial cross section of which is angled at between 0° and 15° to an axis of rotation of the propeller.. .
Ringprop Marine Ltd.


07/23/15
20150203178 

Hot tub boat and methods of assembling and using same


A maneuverable, rigid-hulled, water vessel having a hot tub recessed into or otherwise installed into a rigid boat hull. The vessel, which takes the form of a “hot tub boat,” can float on a body of water, be maneuverable while being propelled on the water, may be towed on the water, and may be moored at a dock.

07/23/15
20150202988 

System and controlling the torque of a traction motor of a motor vehicle as a function of the rotation speed and the depression of the accelerator pedal


A system and method for controlling torque of an engine of a motor vehicle based on rotational velocity and depression of an acceleration pedal. The system for controlling torque of an engine helps to propel a motor vehicle and includes: sensors configured to measure a rotational velocity and depression of an acceleration pedal, a mechanism for determining a torque setpoint capable of determining a torque setpoint that increases with the rotational velocity and starts with a reference torque for a reference rotational velocity, and the mechanism for determining being connected to an output of the electric engine..
Renault S.a.s.


07/23/15
20150202987 

Motor vehicle drive unit including a fuel cell and an energy storage system


An automotive vehicle drive unit, comprising a fuel cell whose control input is a setpoint of the electrical power to be delivered by the fuel cell. There is a reversible electrical energy storage system and an electric motor to propel the wheels of a vehicle.
Institut Français Des Sciences Et Technologies Des Transports Réseaux


07/23/15
20150202796 

Electric concrete saw


A self-propelled electric concrete saw having at least two electric motors. A first electric motor of the concrete saw is powered by an external power supply and can power both a saw blade and a drive system.
Diamond Products, Limited


07/23/15
20150202666 

Apparatus for propelling a coil clad hose


An apparatus for propelling a plurality of coil clad hoses simultaneously includes a plurality of modules. Each module includes a primary driven bull gear.
Stoneage, Inc.


07/23/15
20150201548 

Manure agitation boat


Apparatus and methods for mixing the contents of manure storage lagoons. Remotely controlled floating agitation vessels are provided.
Hydro Operating, Llc


07/16/15
20150198407 

Cartridge gas energized gun for arrows, darts and the like


A cartridge gas energized arrow gun has upper and lower receivers, with a cartridge receiving member having a cartridge chamber and a bolt locking receptacle secured to the upper receiver. An arrow supporting barrel is secured to the upper receiver and defines a chamber within which an arrow is located.

07/16/15
20150197952 

Automated swimming pool cleaner having and angled jet drive propulsion system


A self-propelled cleaning apparatus for cleaning a submerged surface of a pool or tank includes a housing having a front portion as defined by the direction of movement of the apparatus when propelled by a water jet, an opposing rear portion and adjoining side portions defining the periphery of the apparatus, and a baseplate with at least one water inlet. Rotationally-mounted supports are coupled proximate the front and rear portions of the housing to enable movement of the apparatus over the submerged surface.
Aqua Products, Inc.


07/16/15
20150197951 

Automated swimming pool cleaner having and angled jet drive propulsion system


A self-propelled cleaning apparatus for cleaning a submerged surface of a pool or tank includes a housing having a front portion as defined by the direction of movement of the apparatus when propelled by a water jet, an opposing rear portion and adjoining side portions defining the periphery of the apparatus, and a baseplate with at least one water inlet. Rotationally-mounted supports are coupled proximate the front and rear portions of the housing to enable movement of the apparatus over the submerged surface.
Aqua Products, Inc.


07/16/15
20150197901 

Self-propelled construction machine


A self-propelling construction machine has a machine frame, an operating drum and a drum housing enclosing the operating drum. The drum housing is closed off by a front and/or rear sealing element and/or lateral sealing element.
Wirtgen Gmbh


07/16/15
20150197615 

Expandable and expanded thermoplastic materials and methods thereof


Disclosed in certain embodiments is an expandable foam comprising (i) a plurality of spheres comprising a thermoplastic material, the spheres encapsulating a propellant material and (ii) a coupling agent forming a bond between at least a portion of adjacent spheres. .
Presidium Usa Inc.


07/16/15
20150197596 

One component isocyanate prepolymer mixture for polyurethane product formulation in a single step process


A one component isocyanate prepolymer mixture for formulating a polyurethane product in a single step process, with monomeric methylene diphenyl diisocyanate (mdi) content in the mixture not exceeding 3%, preferably less than 2%, more preferably less than 1% of the total weight. The mixture contains monofunctional alcohol, an isocyanate component or isocyanate mixture component, propellant, catalyst, stabiliser, and one or more polyols.
Selena Labs Sp. Z O.o.


07/16/15
20150197264 

Rolling board


A rolling platform device that can be removably connected to a baby stroller or other rolling conveyance, such as a shopping cart, which enables the operator to propel forward and ride along with the stroller at an increased rate of speed. In embodiments, the rolling platform may be constructed of materials sufficient to support an adult and may also incorporate a braking assembly.

07/16/15
20150196839 

Method and system for operating a self-propelled vehicle according to scene images


The present disclosure relates to a robotic system including one or more self-propelled motorized vehicles (spmv) whose motion is controlled in accordance with electronic image data acquired by one or more observing camera(s) configured to image a scene including the spmv. In some embodiments, the spmv includes one or more on-board lights, and the spmv is operated according to analyzing images acquired by the observing camera before and after an illumination transition of one or more of the point lights.
Meimadtek Ltd.


07/16/15
20150196570 

Surfactant-free water-free foamable compositions, breakable foams and gels and their uses


A substantially surface active agent free composition which includes a hydrophobic solvent, and/or a petrolatum, a paraffin wax and/or a fatty alcohol, a fatty acid and/or a wax and/or shea butter, with and without a propellant. A substantially surface active agent free composition, further comprising, a tetracycline antibiotic, or a vitamin d derivative, or one or more other active agents.
Foamix Pharmaceuticals Ltd.


07/09/15
20150192146 

Centrifugal ceiling fan


The present document describes a centrifugal ceiling fan. The fan comprises a casing, a motor and a centrifugal propeller.
Sectar Solutions Inc.


07/09/15
20150191577 

One component spray polyurethane application


Apply a one component spray polyurethane foam formulation through a dispensing accessory that has a removable nozzle by independently feeding the one component spray polyurethane foam formulation and a supplementary propellant into the dispensing accessory so that they combine in the removable nozzle and are expelled from the removable nozzle at a flow rate that is greater than 40 grams of foam formulation per 15 seconds.. .
Dow Global Technologies Llc


07/09/15
20150191314 

Granular material shooter


A granular material shooter is provided. The shooter includes a hopper with a top end and a bottom end.

07/09/15
20150191297 

Container for liquids


The invention relates to a container assembly for liquids, such as beverages and oils, comprising a container, chimes and a valve assembly for feeding a propellant to and dispensing the liquid from the container. A portion of the assembly has a polygonal cross-section, which cross-section at least partially circumscribes the cross-section(s) of the remainder of the assembly..
Eurokeg B.v.


07/09/15
20150191235 

Boat speed minimisation system


A trolling plate which, together with a supporting and deployment mechanism, is fixed to and strutted from an outboard motor without the need for engineering modifications or the use special tools; said trolling plate being pivotably deployable into the water in the zone immediately downstream of the propeller of the outboard motor to substantially block the efflux from said propeller and thereby reduce its propulsive effort; said deployment being effected in a universally variable way by means of a suitable actuator; control means of said actuator and/or said deployment mechanism incorporating means to permit the immediate retraction of said trolling plate should it impact an obstruction or should the power of said outboard motor suddenly be increased.. .

07/09/15
20150191233 

Propeller including a discrete blade edge cover member


This invention relates to a propeller and more particularly but not exclusively, to a propeller for use with inboard and outboard boat engines. The propeller includes a hub and a plurality of blades extending radially outwardly from the hub, wherein each blade comprises a blade body having a blade face and a blade back, with the blade body terminating in a peripheral zone.

07/09/15
20150191183 

Systems and methods for identifying different types of traction motors in a vehicle system


A control system including a measurement module configured to receive motor measurements that represent operating parameters of plural traction motors of a common vehicle system as the vehicle system propels along a route. The control system also includes an analysis module configured to compare the motor measurements to an expected measurement.
General Electric Company


07/09/15
20150190855 

Forging apparatus


A forging apparatus and method is disclosed in which an extrusion punch 260 is held between an upper press 210 and a lower press 220 and propelled towards a billet 250 by a ram 240 to form an extruded shaped component 255. The extrusion punch 260 has a striking face 267 in which a recess 268 is formed.
Rolls-royce Plc


07/09/15
20150190292 

Wheelchair


A conveyance to carry humans, such as a wheelchair, is described having levers on each side of the wheelchair that are manually moved forward and backward to propel the conveyance. The user is able to shift into forward, reverse or neutral, brake, and change mechanical advantage (gear ratio), all this without removing the user's hands from the drive levers..

07/09/15
20150189830 

Modular robotic vehicle


A robotic vehicle may include a power module and a working module. The power module may include control circuitry configured to execute stored instructions to direct operation of the robotic vehicle on a defined area, and a drive motor for propelling the robotic vehicle responsive to control by the control circuitry.
Husqvarna Ab


07/02/15
20150184988 

Integral injection thrust vector control with booster attitude control system


A projectile includes a propulsion booster for producing pressurized gases, a nozzle for expelling the pressurized gases produced by the booster, and a supplementary integrated actuation system. The integrated actuation system selectively directs propellant from a storage reservoir of the integrated actuation system through an interiorly-located outlet of the integrated actuation system located at the nozzle and into the nozzle, thus changing a direction of the pressurized gases expelled by the booster.
Raytheon Company


07/02/15
20150184468 

Tractor for installing tubing encapsulated cable into coil tubing


Tubing encapsulated cable is generally difficult to place in the interior of coil tubing. In various embodiments of the present invention tubing encapsulated cable is placed in the interior of coil tubing by attaching the tubing encapsulated cable to a tractor and allowing the tractor to pull the tubing encapsulated cable into the coil tubing.
Trican Well Service, Ltd.


07/02/15
20150183787 

Propellane-based compounds and the use thereof


And pharmaceutically acceptable salts and solvates thereof, wherein r1-r5 are defined as set forth in the specification. The invention is also directed to use of compounds of formula i, and the pharmaceutically acceptable salts and solvates thereof, to treat disorders responsive to the modulation of one or more opioid receptors, or as synthetic intermediates.

07/02/15
20150183510 

Dual-pitch support for a propeller


Apparatus are disclosed that are configured to passively rotate a propeller blade from a first pitch angle to a second pitch angle. An example apparatus involves: (a) a rotor hub, (b) at least one dual-pitch support coupled to the rotor hub, wherein the dual-pitch support has a first surface, a second surface and a cavity defined there between, and (c) at least one propeller blade rotatably coupled to the rotor hub such that a blade root is disposed within the dual-pitch support's cavity, where the blade root's front face is positioned against the dual-pitch support's first surface in a first position and the blade root's back face is positioned against the dual-pitch support's second surface in a second position, and the propeller blade is oriented at a first pitch angle in the first position and is oriented at a second pitch angle in the second position..
Google Inc.


07/02/15
20150183492 

Small watercraft boatlift


A boatlift for use with small, manual or paddle or oar powered watercraft (such as canoes and kayaks) is provided with a guide rails on either side of the boat lift, which can be utilized by a boater to propel or urge his/her watercraft onto the boatlift. In addition, that boatlift is provided with an entrance/exit assist member which can be used by boaters with impaired leg function to enter and exit from the watercraft.
E-z-dock, Inc.


07/02/15
20150183464 

Torsional suspensioned, steerable, oscillating and propelling axle assembly


A “torsional suspensioned, steerable, oscillating and propelling axle assembly” utilized in the individual track units of a multi track unit all-terrain vehicle or machine with said axle assemblies providing/enabling suspension, steering, oscillation and propelling functions of the track units of the all-terrain vehicle or machine.. .

07/02/15
20150183267 

Low efficiency bicycle wheel system and method


A low efficiency wheel system and method, the system includes an inner, propelled wheel and an outer wheel circumferentially adjacent the inner wheel. The system includes an efficiency reduction apparatus located between the inner wheel outer circumferential surface and the outer wheel inner circumferential edge to reduce the efficiency of the inner wheel as it transfers motion to the outer wheel.
Cadabeky Llc


07/02/15
20150182424 

Aerosol antiperspirant with reduced residue


Materials and apparatus are provided for an aerosol antiperspirant composition with decreased residue transfer to fabric. The aerosol antiperspirant composition includes an active antiperspirant ingredient.
The Dial Corporation


07/02/15
20150181891 

Compositions containing a solvated active agent suitable for dispensing as a compressed gas aerosol


A composition for solvating one or more active agents in an aqueous solution which is suitable for dispensing as a compressed gas aerosol composition is disclosed. The composition includes at least one surfactant, at least one active agent (such as a fragrance or an insecticide), and a compressed gas propellant.
S. C. Johnson & Son, Inc.


06/25/15
20150179200 

Slider including one or more fluid pathways, and related apparatuses and methods


The present invention is directed to a slider that includes at least one fluid pathway that is in fluid communication with an air bearing face and/or the trailing edge face of the slider. The at least one fluid pathway is configured to propel/transport a fluid such as a lubricant toward at least one side face via capillary action.
Seagate Technology Llc


06/25/15
20150176990 

Self-propelled civil engineering machine system with field rover


A civil engineering machine has a machine control unit configured to determine data which defines the position and/or orientation of a reference point on the civil engineering machine in relation to a reference system independent of the position and orientation of the civil engineering machine. A geometrical shape to be produced on the ground is preset in either a machine control unit or a field rover control unit.
Wirtgen Gmbh


06/25/15
20150176954 

Shot cup wad


A wad or shot cup having a forward cylinder portion receiving a payload and a rear cylinder portion receiving a charge of propellant. One or more latent deceleration features can be formed in a surface of the sidewall extending along the rear cylinder portion.
Ra Brands, L.l.c.


06/25/15
20150176605 

Fan for a motor vehicle comprising a stator


The present disclosure relates to a support frame for a ventilation device for cooling a fluid which passes through a cooling circuit of a motor vehicle. The support frame comprises an opening, which is designed to receive a propeller, and a central support, which is positioned in a center of the opening.
Valeo Systemes Thermiques


06/25/15
20150176597 

Propeller fan, and air blower, air conditioner, and hot-water supply outdoor unit including the same


In a blade cross-sectional view, assuming that a tangent at an end of the outer periphery is defined as lq, an imaginary line orthogonal to the rotation axis is defined as lo, an angle formed by the tangent (lq) and the imaginary line (lo) is defined as an outer peripheral end tangent angle (θ), and a position at which an imaginary plane including a position of an intake-side end portion of the bellmouth and a peripheral edge of the blade cross each other is defined as an overlap starting point, the outer peripheral end tangent angle on a trailing edge portion side with respect to a blade cross section including the overlap starting point is set to be smaller than the outer peripheral end tangent angle on a leading edge portion side with respect to the blade cross section including the overlap starting point.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation


06/25/15
20150176426 

Blade with redundant anchoring in a hub, propeller, turboprop engine and aircraft


A propeller blade includes an aerodynamic portion and a blade shank, a hub assembly (28, 32) which provides anchoring in a hub, a blade shank assembly of the aerodynamic portion, a safety device including a safety element (24) which extends from a distal assembly in the aerodynamic portion to a proximal assembly (26, 27) in the blade shank and which is adapted to be able to anchor the aerodynamic portion in the blade shank, wherein the blade shank assembly is anchored radially outside the hub assembly, the proximal assembly is anchored to the blade shank radially inside the hub assembly, and the distal assembly and/or the proximal assembly has a strictly positive radial clearance (30).. .
Ratier Figeac


06/25/15
20150176230 

Construction machine, as well as milling off and transporting away a milled-off stream of material of a construction machine


In a self-propelled construction machine, in particular cold milling machine, recycler or surface miner, for working ground surfaces, comprising a milling drum supported at a machine frame and a conveying device arranged at the machine frame which accepts the milled-off material from the milling drum during the working operation and, on a continuously revolving first transport belt, unloads it, in conveying direction, onto a point of discharge at a discharge end along a parabolic trajectory, it is provided for the following features to be achieved: as a minimum, the last section of the conveying device as seen in conveying direction comprises no less than one continuously revolving cover belt arranged above the transport belt, said cover belt extending essentially parallel to the transport belt and resting against the milled-off material on the transport belt at least in a partial section of the length of the transport belt.. .
Wirtgen Gmbh


06/25/15
20150176227 

Drive system, in particular for a self-propelled construction machine, especially a soil compactor


A drive system, in particular for a self-propelled construction machine, especially a soil compactor, comprising a drive unit, at least one hydraulic circuit with a hydraulic pump drivable by the drive unit, as well as a hydraulic drive support unit with a hydraulic pump/motor assembly and at least one compressed fluid reservoir, wherein the hydraulic pump/motor assembly is, or can be, drivingly coupled to the drive unit and/or to at least one hydraulic circuit, wherein the hydraulic pump/motor assembly can be operated in a charging operating mode as a pump by means of the drive unit and/or by means of at least one hydraulic circuit for charging at least one compressed fluid reservoir, and which is drivable in a drive support state as a motor to provide a drive support torque for the hydraulic pump of at least one hydraulic circuit, is characterized in that a maximum drive torque provided by the drive unit is smaller than a maximum request torque to be applied for operating at least one hydraulic circuit.. .
Hamm Ag


06/25/15
20150176226 

Drive system, in particular for a self-propelled construction machine, in particular a soil compactor


A drive system, in particular for a self-propelled construction machine, in particular a soil compactor, comprises a drive unit, at least one hydraulic curcuit with a hydraulic pump driven by the drive unit, a hydraulic drive support unit with a hydraulic pump/motor assembly, and at least one pressure fluid reservoir, wherein the hydraulic pump/motor assembly is, or can be, drivingly coupled with the drive unit and/or at least one hydraulic circuit, wherein the hydraulic pump/motor assembly can be operated in a charging operating mode by the drive unit and/or at least one hydraulic circuit as a pump to charge at least one pressure fluid reservoir, and be driven in a drive support operating mode as a motor to provide a drive support torque for the hydraulic pump of at least one hydraulic circuit, characterized in that the hydraulic pump/motor assembly is operated in a recirculation operating mode as a pump to convey fluid out of a fluid reservoir and into a fluid reservoir.. .
Hamm Ag


06/25/15
20150175495 

Crystal encapsulated nanoparticles methods and compositions


The invention provides methods for encapsulating nanometric particles inside of micro-sized crystals. An exemplary embodiment involves crystallizing a solution including nanometric particles, a micelle-forming material, a nonpolar dispersant for the micelle-forming material and a crystal-forming material to form crystal-encapsulated nanometric particles.

06/25/15
20150175342 

Compressed gas aerosol composition in steel can with stable fragrance and color properties


An aqueous compressed gas aerosol formulation in combination with a lined steel can, which may also optionally be tin plated, to provide corrosion stability, fragrance stability and color stability. An aerosol formulation of particular advantage for use is an air and/or fabric treatment formulation.
S. C. Johnson & Son, Inc.


06/25/15
20150175341 

Double-aerosol device


A double-aerosol device including: inner containers that separately store a plurality of types of hair treatment compositions used by mixing as hair dye, a decoloring agent, or dye remover; and an outer container in which a plurality of inner containers are stored; in which the hair treatment compositions are discharged to the outside by contracting the inner containers by a pressure of propellant, the outer container is configured such that at least a part of the inside of the outer container is visible so as to confirm remaining amounts of the hair treatment compositions, and the inner containers store the hair treatment compositions in pouches.. .
Hoyu Co., Ltd


06/25/15
20150175240 

Muscle-propelled vehicle


The present invention relates to a muscle-propelled vehicle with two or more wheels, more particularly a vehicle with front drive and steering. The vehicle of the present invention is designed to exploit the propulsive force exerted by the rider by the lower and the upper limbs, however without imposing the rotary movement of feet and hands to perform the rotary motion to be transmitted to the driving wheel.

06/25/15
20150175233 

Foot-propelled wheeled hobby and/or sport device


The invention is a foot-propelled wheeled hobby and/or sport device which has a central wheel (1), a frame (4) including side plates (20) connected to each other and located on both sides of the central wheel (1) at a distance from it and foot plates (5) on the lower part of the side plates (20) protruding outwards from them, located below the wheel axle (6) which has a wheel hub (2) and, furthermore, a satellite wheel (7), connected to the frame (4), with a diameter smaller than the central wheel (1). The essence of the invention is that from the point of view of the main propelling direction of the device the satellite wheel (7) is located in front of the central wheel (1).

06/25/15
20150175202 

Self-propelled device with center of mass drive system


A self-propelled device is disclosed that includes a center of mass drive system. The self-propelled device includes a substantially cylindrical body and wheels, with each wheel having a diameter substantially equivalent to the body.
Orbotix, Inc.


06/25/15
20150175031 

Hoverboard


A hoverboard is described. The hoverboard includes four hover engines each including a motor.
Arx Pax, Llc


06/25/15
20150175013 

System and powering a hydraulic pump


A hydraulic pump powering system includes a mobile vehicle, a first electric current generator device, and one or more electric pump motors. The mobile vehicle has first and second prime movers.
General Electric Company


06/25/15
20150174997 

Drive system, in particular for a self-propelled construction machine, in particular a soil compactor


A drive system, in particular for a self-propelled construction machine, in particular a soil compactor, comprising an internal combustion engine comprising a drive unit, at least one hydraulic circuit with a hydraulic pump that can be driven by the drive unit, as well as a hydraulic-drive support unit with a hydraulic pump/motor assembly and at least one pressure fluid reservoir, wherein the hydraulic pump/motor assembly is or can be drivingly coupled with the drive unit or/and at least one hydraulic circuit, wherein the hydraulic pump/motor assembly can be operated in a charging operating mode by the drive unit or/and at least one hydraulic circuit as a pump to charge at least one pressure fluid reservoir and be operated in an drive support operating mode as a motor to provide a drive support torque for the hydraulic pump of at least one hydraulic circuit, characterized in that the hydraulic pump/motor assembly can be operated in a recirculation operating mode as a motor to start the drive unit.. .
Hamm Ag


06/25/15
20150174696 

Aluminum alloy propeller shaft and friction welding process thereof


An aluminum alloy propeller shaft including a tube made of an aluminum alloy, and a pair of yoke members made of an aluminum alloy, the yoke members including cylindrical base portions friction-welded to opposite end portions of the tube, each of the yoke members including a tip end portion having a pair of bearing retaining holes aligned with each other in a radial direction of the base portion. Variation in length between a central axis of the bearing retaining holes in one of the yoke members and a central axis of the bearing retaining holes in the other yoke member with respect to a reference length is set within a range of from +2.0 mm to −2.0 mm.
Hitachi Automotive Systems Kyushu, Ltd.


06/25/15
20150174451 

Arm-powered swimming aid


This invention is related to an apparatus and method for swimming by use of a swimming aid comprising an anchoring article and handlebars that are rotated side-to-side by the user. The side-to-side rotation of the handlebars causes a vertical tail fin to move laterally through the water, displacing water, and propelling the user in a forward direction.

06/25/15
20150174437 

Fire suppression system


A fire suppression system for a container including a first tank containing a first liquid component of a two-part foam and a second tank containing a second liquid component of the foam. The system also includes at least one liquid component release device configured to be selectively capable of releasing the first and second components from their respective containers upon receipt of a signal from a fire detector upon detection of a fire.

06/18/15
20150170509 

Interaction between a mobile robot and an alarm installation


A system has a mobile robot for autonomously performing activities and a statically fitted alarm installation for monitoring an area. Accordingly, the robot and the alarm installation communicate with one another via a communication link.
Robart Gmbh


06/18/15
20150168166 

Device-control apparatus, and self-propelling electronic device


An object of the present invention is to find a route on which a self-propelling electronic device preferentially runs a region which (i) is designated by a user and (ii) the self-propelling electronic device ran less frequently. A server device (80) includes: a preferential running region specifying section (812) which specifies a predetermined number of regions in a running region included in a predetermined space which predetermined number of regions a self-propelling electronic device (20) has most recently run a fewest number or fewer numbers of times, the running region being a region which the self-propelling electronic device (20) can run and which is determined by a user's operation; a route searching section (813) which searches for a running route on which the self-propelling electronic device (20) runs at least once all of the predetermined number of regions in the running region, the predetermined number of regions being specified by the preferential running region specifying section (812); and an instruction issuing section (814) which issues, to the self-propelling electronic device (20), a control instruction for causing the self-propelling electronic device (20) to run the predetermined space along the running route searched for by the route searching section (813)..
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha


06/18/15
20150168115 

Line delivery apparatus


A line launcher (110) capable of firing a projectile (117) and an attached line (125) up to about 70 metres. It has a barrel (113) large enough for a resilient projectile attached to a line.
Line Launcher Holdings Limited


06/18/15
20150167685 

Device for controlling a gas flow, an exhaust aftertreatment system and a system for propelling a vehicle


A device for controlling a gas flow through a passage includes a plurality of pivotable gas flow control vanes. The pivot axes of a first and a second adjacent vane are spaced so that a trailing edge of the first vane overlaps a leading edge of the second vane when the first and second adjacent vanes are positioned in a first mutual end state for substantially restricting the gas flow through the passage.
Volvo Lastvagnar Ab


06/18/15
20150167389 

Mud motor


This application is directed to a pressure balanced mud motor and a method of using the mud motor. The mud motor includes a power section to rotate a passageway housing and propel fluid through a passageway disposed in the passageway housing.
Thru Tubing Solutions, Inc.


06/18/15
20150167388 

Mud motor


This application is directed to a pressure balanced mud motor and a method of using the mud motor. The mud motor includes a power section to rotate a passageway housing and propel fluid through a passageway disposed in the passageway housing.
Thru Tubing Solutions, Inc.


06/18/15
20150167387 

Mud motor


This application is directed to a pressure balanced mud motor and a method of using the mud motor. The mud motor includes a power section to rotate a passageway housing and propel fluid through a passageway disposed in the passageway housing.
Thru Tubing Solutions, Inc.


06/18/15
20150167386 

Method of using a mud motor


This application is directed to methods of using pressure balanced mud motors. The mud motor includes a power section to rotate a passageway housing and propel fluid through a passageway disposed in the passageway housing.
Thru Tubing Solutions, Inc.


06/18/15
20150167261 

Self-propelled road-milling machine


The invention relates to a self-propelled road-milling machine for doing work on surfacings on the ground, and in particular carriageways. The road-milling machine according to the invention is characterised by a signalling arrangement which has at least one control unit for the entry of at least two different states of operation by the driver of the road-milling machine and at least one visual indicator or display unit to indicate or display for the driver of the transporting vehicle the at least two states of operation which are preset with the control unit by the driver of the road-milling machine.
Wirtgen Gmbh


06/18/15
20150166253 

Aerosol product and manufacturing same


An aerosol product comprising an aerosol container comprising a container body and an aerosol valve fixed to an opening of the container body, and an aqueous concentrate and a propellant being filled in the aerosol container, wherein the aqueous concentrate comprises an active ingredient having reactivity with oxygen, and an inert ingredient is present in at least a part of an injection passage of the aerosol valve, even though the aqueous concentrate comprising an active ingredient having reactivity with oxygen is filled, oxidation of the active ingredient is inhibited in the aerosol valve, and an aerosol product that can be stored stably for a long period of time and a method for manufacturing the same can be provided.. .
Daizo Corporation


06/18/15
20150166160 

Marine pod drive system


A marine pod drive system for a marine vessel is disclosed. The marine pod drive system may a prime mover, a transmission unit and a first drive shaft.
Caterpillar Inc.


06/18/15
20150166158 

Pedal propulsion device for a watercraft


A pedal propulsion device for use on a small watercraft, having a lightweight portable frame with integral foot-engagement cranks. A propeller and rudder assembly driven by the foot cranks automatically will adjust for obstacles within and below the water, while maintaining direct drive by utilizing a depth stabilizer assembly extending from the support frame..

06/18/15
20150166157 

Variable-pitch-propeller drive device and pitch-angle control method, and boat having same


Provided is a driving apparatus of a variable pitch propeller having blades, each of which has a pitch angle changed in a rotational direction of a propeller shaft, and a pitch adjuster for adjusting the pitch angle. The pitch adjuster includes blade actuating shafts that are connected to eccentric stubs coupled to lower ends of the blades and are disposed inside the propeller shaft so as to allow linear reciprocation and to push or pull the eccentric stubs, and a power converter that converts a rotating motion of the propeller shaft into a linearly reciprocating motion of the blade actuating shafts..
Samsung Heavy Ind. Co., Ltd.




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