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|Ripping and scraping cutter tool assemblies, systems, and methods for a tunnel boring machine|
Embodiments of the invention generally relate to tunnel boring machine cutter assemblies, such as ripping and scraping cutter or tool assemblies, (collectively “cutter assemblies”), and related methods of use and manufacturing. The various embodiments of the cutter assemblies described herein may be used in tunnel boring machines (“tbms”), earth pressure balance machines (“epbs”), raise drilling systems, large diameter blind drilling systems, and other types of mechanical drilling and excavation systems..
Us Synthetic Corporation
The dump cart liner of the present invention includes a shaped liner and a handle-strap. The liner is designed to fit into lawn, barn and utility dump carts and designed to remove dump material from the carts when the carts are in the dump position.
|System and installation of molding|
A system for installing pre-painted moldings. The system includes pre-painted moldings each configured to be fastened to a wall by fasteners.
Wellington Investment Corporation
|Elongated scraper profile|
The invention relates to an elongated scraper profile (1), preferably for a dewatering device (2) that serves the purpose of dewatering sludge (3), whereas the scraper profile (1) features a lip section (4) extending in the direction of the longitudinal extension (l) of the scraper profile (1), which, for example in a state installed in the dewatering device (2), serves the purpose of scraping sludge components from a screen surface (5), and whereas the scraper profile (1) features a fastening section (6) extending in the direction of the specified longitudinal extension (l), which serves the purpose of fixing the scraper profile (1) with the assistance of a retainer assembly (7). In accordance with the invention, it is proposed that the scraper profile (1) also features an intermediate section (8) connecting the lip section (4) and the fastening section (6), whereas the intermediate section (8) is flexibly formed in a direction running perpendicular to the longitudinal extension (l), such that the lip section (4) is moveable in the direction of the fastening section (6).
|Scrape-off type heat exchanger|
Provided is an inexpensive scrape-off type heat exchanger that is simple in construction, eliminating the need for using a pump for forcibly feeding the process fluid. With the scrape-off type heat exchanger (1), when a suction delivery element (30) which is rotated, while making a reciprocating motion, being closely contacted with an inner wall (200) of the heat transfer tube (20), is traveled from the process fluid inlet part (21) side toward a process fluid outlet part (22), the process fluid is sucked from a process fluid inlet part (21) into the inside of the heat transfer tube (20), and at the same time, the process fluid, which has already been sucked in, passed through the suction delivery element (30), and discharged to the process fluid outlet part (22) side, through the check valves 310, 320, is forced out to the process fluid outlet part (22).
|Maintenance item and a cleaning device including such a maintenance item|
The present disclosure provides a maintenance item for cleaning a floor surface, the item comprising a front portion and a rear portion in line with each other and having respective top and bottom faces, said bottom faces defining a “cleaning” surface, the front portion includes, projecting from its bottom face, microfibers and scraping fibers of linear density greater than 1 dtex, and the rear portion includes, projecting from its bottom face, microfibers, and possibly also scraping fibers of linear density greater than 1 dtex, the mean linear density t1 (dtex) of the microfibers and of the scraping fibers on said bottom face of the front portion being greater than or equal to 0.5 dtex, and the mean linear density t2 (dtex) of the microfibers, and optionally of the scraping fibers, on said bottom face of the rear portion being less than or equal to 2 dtex, and in that the mean linear density t1 (dtex) is different from the mean linear density t2 (dtex).. .
|Toner conveyance roller and manufacturing toner conveyance roller|
A toner conveyance roller for an image forming apparatus including a toner image forming mechanism including a developing roller and the toner conveyance roller which is arranged opposite to the developing roller and used for supplying and scraping toner, wherein the toner conveyance roller has a roller part and a shaft part, the roller part includes a substantially cylindrical elastic layer composed of an elastic foaming body on a surface of the roller part, and a density of the elastic layer is higher in a longitudinal center part of the roller part than in both longitudinal end parts thereof, and a method for manufacturing the toner conveyance roller including a step of heat-pressing the crown-shaped elastic foaming body, and thereby, forming the elastic layer.. .
|Suction device designed to suck air and liquid from a planar surface, and scraper blade for such a device|
A suction device sucks air and liquid from a planar surface, and the scraper blade active portion moves on a surface. The active portion is in the form of a single blade, made from a flexible or semi-rigid material, intended to be moved in one direction against the planar surface.
A brush seal for a gas turbine, in particular an aircraft engine, is disclosed. The brush seal includes a support ring which has a support plate and a support structure, where the support structure is arranged downstream with respect to the support plate.
Mtu Aero Engines Ag
|Detecting memory-scraping malware|
Honey tokens are generated by one or more applications in memory of a device. The honey tokens resemble data that may be of interest to memory-scraping malware.
Treatment device for flowable material
A treatment device (1) for flowable material comprises a container body (2) suitable for receiving a predefined quantity of said flowable material and delimited by a wall (3), at least one radiating device (20, 30) which radiates infrared radiation to heat said flowable material in said container body (2), a cleaning device (10, 11, 12) fixed at one end thereof (11a) to a base (110, 6) of said container body (2) and rotatable around an axis (x) of said container body (2), and a cleaning device (10, 11, 12) provided with a scraping device (12) provided at an end portion (1 ib) of said cleaning device (10, 11, 12) opposite said first end (11a) and arranged to run in the rotation of said cleaning device (10, 11, 12) over at least one segment (t) of a free stretch (3′) of the said wall (3) defined between a free surface (s) of said material and a mouth (2′) of said container (2) in order to scrape off any residues of said flowable material from said at least one segment (t) of said free stretch of wall (3′).. .
Composite drill bit provided with disc-type cutting structure on cutter blade
The present invention is related to drilling equipment technologies in petroleum and natural gas, mining engineering, infrastructure construction, geological and hydrological projects. More particularly, it discloses a composite drill bit with scraping-wheel cutting unit being disposed on fixed-blade.
Method of detaching adherent cells for flow cytometry
In one aspect, a method for detaching adherent cells can include adding a cell lifting solution to the media including a sample of adherent cells and incubating the sample of adherent cells with the cell lifting solution. No scraping or pipetting is needed to facilitate cell detachment.
King Abdullah University Of Science And Technology
Variable force wiper for maintenance station of imaging device
A wiper for a maintenance station of an imaging device, including a foundational body that attaches to the maintenance station and a blade on top of the foundational body for scraping fluid and debris from a printhead of the imaging device, the blade being formed of a flexible material having two terminal sections and a central section defining a longitudinal extent of the blade, wherein each of the two terminal sections connects to the foundational body with a thicker expanse of the flexible material compared to the central section that connects to the body with a thinner expanse of the flexible material.. .
Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image-bearing member bearing a toner image, a transfer unit transferring the toner image on the image-bearing member to a printing medium, a cleaning member rubbing against the image-bearing member and scraping away transfer residual toner from the image-bearing member, and a lubricant applying unit applying a lubricant to the image-bearing member. The apparatus further includes a driving unit driving the lubricant applying unit and a controller controlling the driving unit such that when a period required for an area corresponding to an interval between printing media to pass through a transfer position is longer than or equal to a predetermined set period during image formation, the amount of lubricant applied by the lubricant applying unit is at least lower than that in a case where the period required is shorter than the predetermined set period..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Glue application device and glue application cardboard sheets and cardboard sheet manufacturing device
A device includes a tank for storing a glue solution; a roll having a surface for transferring the glue solution onto an area of a corrugating medium of a single-faced corrugated fiberboard sheet in the width direction; scraping members for regulating adhesion of the glue solution outside the area on the surface of the roll; a movement mechanism for moving the scraping members in the width direction; and a control device for setting, on the basis of the cutting width dimension with which the double-faced cardboard sheet is to be cut after passing the roll, the area to be a region in which margins in the width direction have been added outside positions of the side edges of the cutting width dimension, and for controlling the movement mechanism to dispose the scraping members at positions corresponding to the positions of the side edges of the glue application region.. .
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Printing & Packaging Machinery, Ltd.
System and three dimensional model printing
A scanning 3-d printing system comprises a printing platform movable in a printing direction and in an indexing direction, the printing platform comprising a printing head configured for dispensing building material while the printing platform is moving in a printing direction one pass at a time, and layer by layer, a roller configured for leveling the dispensed building material one pass at a time, wherein the roller is rotatably mounted on a roller axle, and wherein the roller axle extends over all passes of the printing system and is stationary in the indexing direction, a scraper configured for scraping excess building material off the roller, and a trough configured for collecting the building material scraped off the roller.. .
Cell culture scraping device
A device for scraping cells and tissues and methods of fabricating the same are disclosed herein.. .
Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey
To provide a cleaning tool exhibiting excellent cleaning effectiveness. The present invention relates to a cleaning tool comprising a cleaning sheet, and a holding tool for holding said cleaning sheet.
Floor washing-drying machine with a scraping device
A washing-drying machine including a scraping device including a reversible fastening system of scraping blades. The reversible fastening system makes it possible to apply the scraping blades to the scraping device in a simple and safe way and as simply to remove them to clean them or replace them when worn out through a flexible fastening mechanism including holes for engaging with support elements provided on the scraping device, and including at least an elastic end portion with a slot for engaging with the undercut of a corresponding locking element, formed in the proximity of end portions of the support..
Container for a beverage-preparation device having a flexible conveying element
A container for a beverage-preparation device includes a storage chamber for pulverulent material, a discharge opening in a chamber wall, a conveying element which extends in a direction of transport, adjoins the opening, is rotatable about a longitudinal axis and is situated in the chamber, and a dispensing duct which adjoins the opening, is situated at least partly outside the chamber, has a predetermined diameter and a longitudinal direction which runs at an angle with respect to the transport direction, the conveying element extending at least substantially as far as the dispensing duct. A flexible elongate scraping member is rotatably connected to the conveying element by its first end and extends in the longitudinal direction from the conveying element into the dispensing duct.
Bravilor Holding B.v.
Rifle cleaning tool
A breech chamber cleaning tool is provided. The breech chamber cleaning tool has a bar angled so as to form at one end a handle for gripping the tool by hand and at the other end a head for scraping the breech chamber..
Cleaning apparatus and image forming apparatus
A good cleaning performance can be achieved by inhibiting a contact pressure of a scraping member from partially lowering in a cleaning apparatus of an image forming apparatus. The cleaning apparatus includes a scraper and a support member.
Konica Minolta, Inc.
A scraping wheel, a scraping roller and use of a scraping wheel
Disclosed is a scraping wheel (1) for scraping the skin side (2) of an animal pelt (3). The scraping wheel (1) comprises a scraping roller (4) including a plurality of scraping teeth (5) arranged on the outer cylindrical roller surface (6) and the scraping roller (4) further comprises a centrally arranged axial roller hole (7).
Very low crystalline silica foamed glass and methods of using the same
A method of treating a surface to remove unwanted material therefrom, including providing a foamed glass article formed from a starting mixture including glass, a carbonate foaming agent, and a devitrification agent selected from the group potassium phosphate, potassium phosphate tribasic, sodium phosphate and combinations thereof, and contacting the surface with the foamed glass article while providing relative movement between the surface and the article. The crystal silica content of the foamed glass body is less than 1 weight percent.
Earthstone International Llc
A multi-purpose tool can perform a first task, such as washing a car with a car wash brush, scraping ice from a car with an ice scraper, or removing snow from a car with a snow remover, and a second task of delivering a fluid, such as car wash or de-icer, to a location adjacent to the tool performing the first task. For example, the multi-purpose tool can include interchangeable heads, one head having a car wash brush, and one head having an ice scraper.
Methods, systems, and devices for radio-frequency assisted removal of sealant
Cured sealant may be removed from a substrate if the cured sealant includes a susceptor within its volume. Removal proceeds by exposing the sealant with the susceptor to radio-frequency radiation sufficient to cause dielectric heating in the susceptor and the consequent heating in the cured sealant reduces the bond strength of the cured sealant.
The Boeing Company
Derrick-type long-stroke hydraulic pumping unit
Disclosed is a derrick-type long-stroke hydraulic pumping unit, comprising: a rack, a counterweight basket, a sucker rod side oil cylinder, a counterweight basket side oil cylinder, a hydraulic station, and an oxbow component, characterized in that, the sucker rod side oil cylinder and the counterweight basket side oil cylinder each include a cylinder barrier, a cylinder shell is disposed outside the cylinder barrel and is a double layered cylinder shell, a piston and a piston rod are disposed inside the cylinder barrel, multiple annual oil grooves are formed on the piston rod, a cylinder cap component includes a cylinder cap body, a pressing sleeve mechanism is disposed on an upper part of the cylinder cap body, an oil scraping mechanism is disposed between the cylinder cap body and the pressing sleeve mechanism, the pressing sleeve mechanism includes a pressing sleeve, a dust sleeve is embedded inside the pressing sleeve, a dust sleeve gland is disposed on an upper part of the dust sleeve, and the oil scraping mechanism includes a felt groove, a felt pad, and a pressure plate disposed on an upper part of the felt groove. The present invention has the advantages of a reasonable structure, a long service life, high work efficiency, and resource saving..
Nantong Xin Zhong International Trade Co., Ltd.
Tissue cleaner and oral care implement
An oral care implement is provided, in one embodiment, with a plurality of spaced-apart tissue cleaning pads (400) radially arranged around a central axis (450) to form a grouping, each pad having an inner region (420, 430) close to the central axis and an outer region spaced away from the central axis, the inner region (420, 430) being raised relative to the outer region and having scraping surfaces along certain edge regions for improved cleaning of the soft tissue in an oral cavity each pad further preferably includes one or more protrusions (920, 930) along an upper surface thereof.. .
Automatic cell detachment device and cell detachment system
An automatic cell detachment device includes: a placing board, to which a culture vessel is to be fixed; a scraper for scraping away cells adhering to an inner bottom surface of the culture vessel; and a chuck including a pair of claws configured to pinch an upper part of the scraper. The chuck is lifted and lowered by a lifting/lowering mechanism, and is moved by a moving mechanism between the placing board and a holding stand.
Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha
Tube scraper with biased blades
A tube scraping apparatus comprises a body having a passageway for receiving a piping component; and a first blade and a second blade. The first blade and second blade each: are mounted to the body and shiftable between a first condition and a second condition; and having an engagement portion positioned to engage an outer diameter (od) surface of the received piping component in at least one condition, the first blade engagement portion comprising a cutting edge for removing material from the od surface.
Georg Fischer Central Plastics Llc
A software, system and methodology for protecting against malware point-of-sale attacks that utilize, for example, memory scraping techniques. The application protects point-of-sale hardware and its software against memory scraping malware attacks, and the loss of critical user credit card and confidential information often swiped at a terminal or stored in point of sale application databases.
Trusted Knight Corporation
All in one dustbin dustpan shovel
A workshop garbage bin or dustbin in an elongated half-moon-shape allowing to sweep directly inside. The dustbin comprises a generally flat side posed on the ground and has three support points in contact with the ground.
Method of making a light guide plate
A method of making a light guide plate includes: preparing a transparent substrate with a first planar surface and a perforated plate with a second planar surface and perforations; covering the transparent substrate with the perforated plate, such that the perforations expose dot-forming regions of the first planer surface and that the first and second planar surfaces are in intimate contact with each other; applying an ink onto the perforated plate; scraping across the perforated plate to form ink dots on the dot-forming regions, respectively; and removing the perforated plate from the transparent substrate.. .
Web adhesive application device and adhesive application method as well as cardboard sheet manufacturing device
A web adhesive application device, adhesive application method, and the cardboard sheet manufacturing device are provided with: an adhesive liquid tank for storing an adhesive liquid; an adhesive application roll is configured for transferring the adhesive liquid to an adhesive application region adjusted according to a paper width of a bottom liner board to be glued together with a single face cardboard sheet; a doctor roller for adjusting the adhesive liquid to a set film thickness; scraping members in pressured contact with the surface of the adhesive application roll on the upstream side of the nip section with the doctor roller; and damming members in contact with the surface of the adhesive application roll on the upstream side of the nip section with the doctor roller in the rotation direction and on the downstream side of the scraping member contact positions in the rotation direction.. .
Systems and methods for recommendation scraping
Various embodiments of systems and methods for recommendation scraping include a method comprising receiving a content feed, wherein the content feed is associated with a holder and identifying at least one post within the content feed comprising a mention of a respective item. In many embodiments, the method can further comprise generating an item recommendation corresponding to the respective item, associating the item recommendation with a profile associated with the holder, and sending instructions to present the item recommendation to one or more users.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.
Scraper blade for conveyor belts
In one aspect, a scraper blade for a conveyor belt is disclosed that provides improved strength and durability of a connection between a resilient blade body and an insert molded in situ with the blade body. The blade body has an upper portion with a scraping tip and a lower portion with a pair of laterally spaced depending leg portions.
Flexible Steel Lacing Company
Removal device and image forming apparatus
A removal device includes a scraping member extending in a crossing direction that crosses a movement direction in which a cleaning object moves, the scraping member scraping waste off a surface of the cleaning object at a contact portion of the scraping member that is in contact with the surface; and a pair of sealing members disposed on both outer sides of the scraping member in the crossing direction and sealing the both outer sides by contacting the surface. Each of the sealing members includes a protruding portion that protrudes beyond the contact portion upstream in the movement direction of the cleaning object.
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.
Encrypted optical markers for security applications
Encrypted markers that are not readily detectable can be revealed by treatment with a specific reagent used as a developer to reveal a readily detectable physical property of the marker, such as a characteristic fluorescence emission after excitation with a particular excitation wavelength, or to reveal a visible color. The encrypted marker can be developed in situ, or a sample can be removed by brushing, scraping, swabbing or scratching the marked object or item and developing the encrypted marker or a sample thereof with the appropriate developer to reveal an overt marker or optical signal.
Apdn (b.v.i.) Inc.
Blender jar scraping utensil
A blending appliance includes a blender jar defining a receptacle portion, an open end, and a closed end. A blender lid is configured to mate with the open end of the bender jar.
Bucket scoop and cleaner/scraper
The present disclosure provides a drywall tool including a scraping portion having an outwardly curved front portion extending between parallel side edge portions and a support member joined to the scraping portion by at least one fillet. The scraping portion may also be flexible to conform to the inner wall and resilient enough to prevent bending of the scraping portion around hardened putty or other materials attached to the inner wall of the bucket.
Buddy Tools, Llc
Dispersion machine for removing impurities from fiber
A dispersion machine for removing impurities from a fiver comprises a housing, a feed port and a discharge port arranged on the housing, and several processing components arranged in the housing. The processing component comprises a connection portion and a scraping portion.
The present invention relates to a manufacturing apparatus comprising a polymer blade for scraping soap adhered to a roll mill used to make bar soaps. The manufacturing apparatus can be used to manufacture bar soaps, particularly zinc pyrithione (zpt) containing bar soaps, that is characterized by enhanced discoloration resistance and/or improve anti-microbial effect..
The Procter & Gamble Company
Scraping device, seed meter and single grain sowing machine
Sowing heart for a single-grain sowing machine comprising: a sowing disk rotatable in a rotational direction r, the sowing disk having at least two sowing hole series, arranged concentrically to the sowing disk, with sowing holes, a receiving area for receiving seed at the sowing holes and a dispensing area for dispensing seed, in front of the dispensing area, a wiping device is provided for singulating seed at the sowing holes during the operation of the sowing heart, which has a first wiping element for the first sowing hole series and a second wiping elementfor the second sowing hole series, whereby the wiping elements are coupled and are designed to be adjustable with respect to one another. In addition, the invention relates to a single-grain sowing machine with a considerable number of sowing aggregates, in each case with an above-mentioned sowing heart and a corresponding wiping device..
Device and partial decoating and/or machining of material from a workpiece
The present invention relates to a device for partial decoating and/or machining removal of a steel sheet coated with a metal coating and/or provided with a parasitic layer, wherein the device has a machining tool in the form of a scraping roller and wherein the scraping roller comprises a cutting edge for scraping the metal coating and/or parasitic layer off the steel-sheet surface, and wherein furthermore the scraping roller is rotatable about a rotation axis perpendicular to a main plane of extent of the steel sheet, the scraping roller has a circumferential face which is concentric with the rotation axis and in which at least one circumferential groove is formed, the groove has two lateral groove boundary faces that originate from the groove bottom face, wherein at least one of the two groove boundary faces has the cutting edge and the device is configured such that during decoating and/or machining removal, the at least one cutting edge scrapes over the steel-sheet edge in a manner parallel to the main plane of extent of the steel sheet.. .
Thyssenkrupp Steel Europe Ag
Multiple cosmetics press-to-dispense cosmeticizing device
A cosmeticizing device that allows for loading of various cosmetic liquids for enabling non-interrupted supply of the cosmetic liquids through hand pressing. A cosmetic container body has an end forming a tubular opening receiving a valve seat for fixing a cosmeticizing component and an inner tubular bottom to which a valve disk is movably mounted for closing the bottom of the container.
Developer container, image forming unit and image forming apparatus
A developer container includes a developer containing part that has an cylindrical hollow shape inside and contains developer therein; and an agitation member that is elastic and rotatably provided inside the developer containing part, rotating around a rotation axis that is a center of the cylindrical hollow shape, having at least a side edge extending in the rotation axis. The developer containing part has a side wall part on one end thereof in a direction of the rotation axis of the agitation member, the side wall extending to correspond to the side edge of the agitation member and scraping a surface of the side wall while the agitation member rotates, the side wall part has a projection part that projects toward inside of the developer containing part so that the side edge of the agitation member is elastically deformed by the projection part when passing over the projection part..
Oki Data Corporation
Furniture leg sock with caster holder
A furniture leg protective sock to prevent a furniture leg from scraping or marring a floor includes a stretchable/expandable double-layered non-friction material to form an outer layer, an inner layer, and a gap therebetween; and a caster cup. The caster cup may be located in the gap between the outer layer of the stretchable/expandable double-layered non-friction material and the inner layer of the stretchable/expandable double-layered non-friction material; attached to the outer layer of the stretchable/expandable double-layered non-friction material; or attached to the inner layer of the stretchable/expandable double-layered non-friction material..
Displacement of scraping rollers
An apparatus is disclosed for processing the skin side (5) of a tubular pelt (3), the apparatus comprising an elongated tapering mandrel (1) for supporting the pelt with its skin side turned outwards, a scraping device comprising a first set of primary scraping roller (6, 7) arranged on opposing sides of the mandrel and a second set of primary scraping rollers (8, 9) arranged on other opposing sides of the mandrel, the scraping device further comprising primary rotation means (6, 7, 8, 9) for rotating said primary scraping rollers during processing of a pelt so as to engage a skin side of the pelt, moving means for conducting a relative movement between the scraping device and the mandrel in the longitudinal direction of the mandrel, and displacement means for displacing at least one scraping roller in the direction of the axis of rotation of said scraping roller.. .
Collagen permeated medical implants
The invention herein relates to the field of attaching and securing manmade material onto or into bone in correcting bone defects by implanting stress-bearing bone replacements. In particular, the invention relates to applying a coating of collagen securely onto the implant to ensure the collagen material will not be removed from the implant during installation, such as screwing the anchor into the bone.
Mccoy Enterprises, Llc
A component mounter which picks components which are stored in tape and supplied from a component supply device by a component picking device and mounts components on a board which is conveyed by a board conveyance device including a waste box which stores the cut tape after the components are picked, a scraping out device which can scrape the tape out of the waste box, and a control device which controls scraping out the stored tape by the scraping out device when the tape is stored in the waste box to a predetermined amount.. .
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co., Ltd
Image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus comprises a heat roller configured to have a roller surface for contacting a medium on which the unfixed toner image is transferred; a press roller configured opposite to the heat roller; a guide configured along a conveyance space from an inlet arranged at the downstream side in the conveyance direction of the medium, which is conveyed and nipped by the heat roller and the press roller, to an outlet of the medium; a lever configured to be provided with a swing shaft with respect to the guide, a peeling claw arranged at the inlet side for scraping the toner off the roller surface, and a lever end positioned at the outlet side; and a swing section configured to swing and energize the lever to make the lever end protrude into the conveyance space, wherein the lever that is swung and energized by the swing section repeats the following operations: separating the peeling claw in a contacted state with the roller surface from the roller surface, and restoring the peeling claw to the contacted state.. .
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha
Threaded bone filling material plunger
Described herein are devices, systems and method for assuring that connection regions (e.g., threaded regions) of stabilization devices are clear of bone filling materials such as bone cements. A stabilization device may be referred to as a bone stabilization device or an anchor, and may be a self-expanding device configured for insertion into bone.
Spinealign Medical, Inc.
Detecting and breaking captcha automation scripts and preventing image scraping
A security device may receive a request from a client device and intended for a server device. The security device may identify the request as being associated with a malicious activity.
Juniper Networks, Inc.
Enhanced momentum cleaning device for rotating belt screens and filters
The present technology is directed to fluid filtration systems having enhanced momentum cleaning devices for filter belts and associated systems and methods. In some embodiments, for example, a filtering system includes a fluid channel having a continuous-loop filter belt positioned therein.
Blue Water Technologies, Inc.
Ultrasonic tongue scraper
Apparatuses and methods clean and/or scrape bacterial build-up and other undesirable material from the surface of the tongue via an ultrasonic tongue scraper. The ultrasonic tongue scraper can provide manual scraping as well as mechanical vibration and ultrasound to assist the manual scraping..
Goldspire Group Limited
Oral hygiene tool
An oral hygiene tool has a tongue scraper with an elongate scraper body having an elongate upper edge forming a scraping surface for the tongue, and an elongate connector body connected to the elongate scraper body. There oral hygiene tool also has a toothbrush with an elongate toothbrush body and a plurality of brushes.
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: an image bearing member for bearing a toner image; a movable intermediary transfer member onto which the toner image is to be transferred from the image bearing member; and a cleaning member, contacting a surface of the intermediary transfer member, for scraping off a toner from the surface of the intermediary transfer member which moves. At the surface of the intermediary transfer member, a plurality of grooves are formed along a surface movement direction of the intermediary transfer member.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
Electrophotographic image-forming device provided with end seal member
An electrophotographic image-forming device which permits reduction in the size of the device to be made possible, and which permits prevention of toner leakage through use of a sealing member having projections and recesses, said sealing member serving as an end seal member. The image-forming device has a sealing member which serves as an end seal member for a toner carrier.
Sanwa Techno Co., Ltd.
Device for sucking up beverages
Device for sucking up beverages, which comprises a tubular body (1) with open ends (2, 3), the lower end (2) of which is inserted into a beverage contained in a vessel, while the user's mouth is placed over the upper end (3) so as to suck up the beverage; it is characterized in that the outer surface of a section of the lower end of the tubular body (1) comprises at least one longitudinal lateral extension (4, 4′, 4″) that can be used to stir, break up, separate, scrape out, scrape up, mix, churn and as a spoon. The lateral extension may be hollow or solid and have, on the upper and lower surface thereof, a groove (7, 7a, 7b) for retaining components with a lower density than the beverage, to facilitate drinking.
Method and harvesting thigh meat and oyster meat from a poultry thigh
A method and apparatus are provided for harvesting thigh meat and oyster meat from a poultry thigh that includes a thigh bone with a hip knuckle and a knee knuckle. The poultry thigh is held at a knuckle, after which meat present on the thighbone below the knuckle is scraped from the thighbone away from the knuckle.
Meyn Food Processing Technology B.v.
Spiral irrigation filter cleaning apparatus
A spiral irrigation filter cleaning apparatus includes a filter framework having a tubular wall defining a plurality of apertures, the filter framework having a platform extending outwardly from the lower end. A filter media is constructed of a flexible and permeable material configured to wrap around the filter framework.
Dna medicated collection kits
Provided are kits for collecting samples from a person for dna (deoxyribonucleic acid) testing. The kits can optionally also allow for collection of a urine sample.
Asclemed Usa, Inc. Dba Enovachem Manufacturing
Flexible reusable smoker's tool
One embodiment of an improved smoker's tool which is flexible, resilient yet minimally rigid for providing a tool for many types of complex smoking and vaporizing devices, which better removes spent organic matter, which can be cleaned and reused, shaped and reshaped, as well as providing a handle (17), and possible embodiments of a reamer (20), tamper (30) and scraping blade (18) as well as other useful implements. The flexible reusable smoker's tool generally includes single or multiple flat strips (11) twisted with strands (10) for part of their length.
Novel pipe cleaner
A novel pipe cleaner is provided. The novel pipe cleaner may include a housing component providing an elongated tube that detachably secures a brush component on one end and a pick component on an opposing end.
Coating device and coating method
The disclosure provides a coating device and a coating method. The coating device is used for coating viscous ink on a substrate to form a film.
Microcosm Technology Co., Ltd.
Organ wall retention mechanism for implants
The application provides systems, devices and methods for anchoring implants within the human body, and more specifically to retention means for attaching sensory and other implants in a heart chamber. Displosed is a sensory implant (1000) comprising: (1) an elongated body (1100) enclosing a lumen and a sensory element (1200) disposed therein; (2) a proximal retention member (1400) coupled to said elongated body and comprising a plurality of projections (1420), each of said projections ending with a projection free end; and (3) a distal retention member (1300) positioned distally to said proximal retention member and coupled to said elongated body, said distal retention member comprising a plurality of legs (1320) originating at a distal end of a base portion, each of said legs ending with a leg free end, said distal retention member is self-expandable from a fully closed formation, in which said plurality of legs are substantially straighten and extend axially to said base portion and distally, to a predetermined non-stressed shape, in which said plurality of legs extend laterally to said base portion and proximally, wherein said distal retention member is configured for tissue ingrowth over said plurality of legs.
Vectorious Medical Technologies Ltd
Method for manufacturing toner supply roller and toner supply roller
Provided is a technique for manufacturing a toner supply roller in which the toner conveying performance and the scraping performance of unneeded toner are excellent as well as the above-mentioned problems in molding can be resolved. Also provided is a method for manufacturing a toner supply roller including: an insertion process in which a roller member 10 comprising a shaft 11 and an elastic layer 12 composed of a foam having a columnar shape supported on the outer periphery of the shaft is inserted into a cylindrical forming tool m having on the inner peripheral surface irregular concaves and convexes or a recessed groove along the longitudinal direction; a transfer process in which the roller member inserted into the cylindrical forming tool is heated and the irregular concaves and convexes or the recessed groove along the longitudinal direction on the inner peripheral surface of the cylindrical forming tool are transferred on the surface of the roller member; and a releasing process in which the roller member on the surface of which the irregular concaves and convexes or the recessed groove along the longitudinal direction are transferred is taken out from the cylindrical forming tool to obtain a roller..
Liquid crystal display device
A pixel electrode is formed on a tft substrate, and a gate insulating film, an inorganic passivation film, a common electrode, and an alignment film are formed in this order thereover. A columnar spacer is formed to the counter substrate and is adapted to define a gap between the tft substrate and the counter substrate.
Japan Display Inc.
Method and device for hot-dip coating a metal strip with a metal covering
The invention relates to a device and a method for hot-dip coating a metal strip with a metal covering, wherein the metal strip is directed continuously through a melt bath, wherein the thickness of the metal covering present on the metal strip when it leaves the melt bath is adjusted by means of a scraping device, and wherein slag which is present on the melt bath is driven away from the metal strip leaving the melt bath by means of a gas flow. To prevent slag from coming into contact with the metal strip leaving the melt bath, the invention drives away the slag from the metal strip by means of at least one nozzle which is arranged in close proximity to the metal strip, that a gas flow which extends over the width of the metal strip is directed onto the surface of the melt bath..
Thyssenkrupp Steel Europe Ag
Systems and methods for automatic scrapbook generation
Computing systems and methods for facilitating automatic generation and maintenance of an online scrapbook are provided. The online scrapbook may be a repository of ticketed-event information and associated photos, comments or other mementos associated with the ticketed events.
Front panel of indoor unit and manufacturing method thereof
A front panel of an indoor unit of an air-conditioner is manufactured by dual injection so that the indoor unit has a beautiful design suitable for various interiors of an indoor space. The front panel of the indoor unit includes a suction grill in which a plurality of ribs are inclinedly arranged and are formed integrally with the front panel by dual injection molding.
Screen printing machine, electronic component mounting system, and screen printing method
A screen printing machine for forming a print of paste supplied to a mask plate having pattern holes, includes: a flexible filling squeegee which performs a squeegeeing operation in which the filling squeegee is moved relative to the mask plate in a printing direction; and a scraping squeegee which is held to maintain a given interval from the filling squeegee in the printing direction and to be movable together with the filling squeegee in the printing direction, and which scraps off the paste remaining on the mask plate after passage of the filling squeegee. In the squeegeeing operation, the filling squeegee is pushed up and bent by the paste to provide a clearance between a bottom end of the filling squeegee and the mask plate with the paste interposed therebetween so that the pattern holes are filled with paste with a prescribed filling pressure..
Screen printing machine and electronic component mounting system
A screen printing machine for forming a print of paste supplied to a mask plate having pattern holes, includes: a filling squeegee which is held to have a given clearance with respect to the mask plate, and which fills the pattern holes with the paste by moving the filling squeegee relative to the mask plate in a printing direction; and an urging member which urges the filling squeegee toward the mask plate such that at least the given clearance is maintained. The screen printing machine further includes a scraping squeegee which is held to maintain a given interval from the filling squeegee in the printing direction, and which scraps off paste remaining on the mask plate after passage of the filling squeegee by moving the scraping squeegee together with the filling squeegee in the printing direction..
Tillage implement scraper assembly
An agricultural tillage implement including a carriage frame assembly and pull hitch towed by a tractor, and secondary frames supported by the carriage frame assembly. The secondary frames mount gangs of disk blades for tilling the soil in a travel direction.
Systems and methods for ticketed event notifications
Computing systems and methods for automatically providing event-related notifications to users are provided. Purchased-ticket events can be identified by scraping user emails.
Wood pellet burner assembly
There is provided a wood pellet burner assembly for a wood pellet boiler, not shown. There is a fixed and easily removable fuel apertured grate mounted above and spaced apart from a base wall forming part of a main support enclosure.
The tongue cleaner includes an elongated generally straight scraping member terminated at each end by grip structures. The scraping member is constructed of a flexible and resilient material allowing the scraping member to be bendable from its generally straight configuration into at least a curved shape, ‘c’ shape, ‘v’ shape or ‘u’ shape configuration.
Shredder and sheet-like-object processing apparatus using the same
Provided is a shredder that prevents particles from jamming in a shredding mechanism, and shreds the sheet-like objects into such an extremely small size that the sheet-like objects cannot be reproduced. A shredding mechanism (3) includes blade drums (4, 5) in a pair, and a plurality of scraping members (6) for scraping off particles (1a) formed by shredding from an inside of recessed portions located between the cutter portions (4b, 5b) of each of the blade drums (4, 5).
Sakae Co., Ltd.
Carbon scraping ring with abradable coating
A device and method for preventing and removing carbon deposit build-up on a piston/cylinder assembly of an engine, including a diesel engine, is disclosed. The device includes a cylinder having an inner sleeve for receiving a piston, a carbon scraping ring positioned on the cylinder sleeve, the carbon scraping ring including an inner surface, and an abradable coating applied to the inner surface of the carbon scraping ring providing a wearable surface between the piston and the cylinder sleeve.
International Engine Intellectual Property Company , Llc
Apparatus for processing the skin side of a fur
An apparatus for processing the skin side of a tubular fur where one or more scraping means are configured for being arranged in a first position away from a mandrel of the apparatus with a first distance in relation to the center axis of the mandrel, and in a third position where the scraping means are configured for being in contact with the skin side so as to process the skin side of the fur, where the one or more scraping means are furthermore configured for being arranged in a second predefined position being arranged between the first position and the third second position with a second predefined distance in relation to the centre axis of the mandrel, and the apparatus is configured for automatically releasing the scraping means from the second position towards the third position when predetermined criteria is complied with.. .
Adjustable blade root spring for turbine blade fixation in turbomachinery
An adjustable blade root spring device for turbine blade fixation in turbomachinery. The device is designed to be placed in a space in a rotor disk cavity adjacent to a tip of a blade root fir tree, where the device applies a radial outward force on the turbine blade to fix the blade position in the rotor disk.
Stripping device for a soil compaction roller and soil compaction roller, in particular trench roller
The present invention relates to a stripping device for a drum of a soil compaction roller, in particular, a stripping device for a drum of a trench roller, wherein the stripping device comprises a first scraping element disposed on a drum surface. The drum surface is provided with protrusions disposed on the periphery of the drum surface, wherein a drum extender is adapted to be attached to the drum.
Scraper with wings for disc furrow opener
A scraper body adapted to be attached to a furrow opener assembly with a disc rotatably mounted on an arm and oriented at a horizontal angle to create a disc furrow. The scraper body has an attachment body portion adapted to be attached to the furrow opener assembly such that a forward scraping edge of the scraper body scrapes soil from the disc face.
Snow plow blade detection and compensation system
A snow plow blade detection and compensation system and method operable to detect when a plow blade is attached to the vehicle and then, when the driver is in plowing mode, take appropriate compensating actions. The systems and methods may include: (1) computer vision based recognition of plow blade position, wherein object recognition from a forward looking camera and computer vision system may be installed on the vehicle to recognize that the plow blade is in the down position; (2) proximity sensing system indicating that the plow blade is down, wherein multiple sensors may be used to indicate that the plow blade position is down; (3) direct input of plowing status, wherein vehicle interfaces indicate that a plow mode is active; (4) drive pattern recognition; and/or (5) audio recognition, wherein microphones detect sound characteristics of “scraping” sounds, inferring that the plow blade is on the ground and pushing snow..
Ford Global Technologies, Llc
Foot cleaning device
A version of the invention discloses a foot cleaning device. A preferred embodiment of a version of the invention is based on a circular foot cleaning device that uses thin or textured edges to exfoliate and clean the foot and heel.
Method for forming a functional pattern on a substrate
A method for forming a functional pattern such as an electrode or the like on a substrate is provided. The method includes a) coating a polymer layer on an upper surface of the substrate, b) forming a pattern having an opening in the polymer layer, c) coating a functional fluid on the upper surface of the substrate through the opening of the pattern, d) removing the functional fluid coated on the polymer layer using a scraping process, e) curing the functional fluid through a heat treatment, and f) dissolving and removing the polymer layer using a solvent.
Korea Advanced Institute Of Science And Technology
Paint can halo
The device further includes an inner lip shielding the interior side of the paint can rim, and a flat section along the device interior used for scraping off paint.. .
Provided is an intraoral cleaner capable of widely cleaning the interior of the oral cavity due to the fact that a head portion thereof does not include an element corresponding to a ring portion found in conventional tongue cleaners. The intraoral cleaner includes a rod-shaped grip and a flat and thin head portion provided on the front end of the rod-shaped grip.
Shikien Co., Ltd.
Grill rod scraping tool and related methods
A grill rod scraping tool for cleaning the top, sides and bottom side of grill rods. The tool comprises of a neck with concave contours and a u-shaped end that enable the prongs and scraper of the tool to scrape the top, sides, and bottom side of the grid iron rods.
Methods and devices for endometrial cell and tissue sampling
The present invention comprises methods and devices comprising a scraping element used to contact circumferentially and longitudinally the surface walls of the uterine cavity to provide for broad contact of the intended surface with the device, resulting in attainment of a sufficient volume and comprehensive tissue sample for analysis as an endometrial biopsy or screening uterine cancer. The device may provide for a reservoir for the obtained sample to be contained when removing from the uterine cavity, cervical canal, and vagina.
Systems and methods for documenting a blood donation collection process
Methods and apparatus collecting blood from patients and managing blood donations are provided, which may include any number of features. One feature is a blood collection device configured to collect blood and collection information from a patient.
One-sided nasal cannula device and attachments
A nasal cannula device for delivering therapeutic gas to a patient while reducing rubbing, scraping or other damage or discomfort is disclosed. In an aspect, a nasal cannula device is configured to removably attach to a patient via a single ear and comprises gas tubing and an anchor.
Method, apparatus, and recording medium for scrapping content
A content scraping method includes recognizing a touch trace made on a screen according to a touch location moving to correspond to a touch input and selecting and storing at least one content located on the touch trace.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Decontamination device and removing contaminants from electrical apparatus
A device for removing contaminants from a bus stab of an electrical enclosure is provided. The electrical enclosure includes an electrical bus member disposed in a first plane.