PAINT BELL CUP CLEANING METHOD
A method for cleaning a bell cup after its removal from a rotary paint atomizer. A device is provided that preferably includes an enclosure within which the...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR RECOVERING PATTERN ON SILICON SUBSTRATE
A method for recovering a shape of patterns, formed etching on a silicon substrate by etching, by removing foreign substances grown between the patterns is...
SUBSTRATE PROCESSING APPARATUS
In a solution change processing which comprises: changing a processing solution stored in a processing bath, specifically deionized water for sulfuric acid; and...
WASHING APPARATUS & SYSTEM
A washing apparatus for washing trades equipment. The apparatus comprises at least one washing receptacle for holding or supporting trades equipment to be...
INHIBITING CORROSION AND SCALING OF SURFACES CONTACTED BY
A method of treatment for inhibiting sulfur-based corrosion or scaling or for removing scaling from a surface including inhibiting corrosion caused by...
PROCESS AND INSTALLATION FOR SURFACE PREPARATION BY DIELECTRIC BARRIER
A process for surface preparation of a substrate (2), which comprises introducing or running a substrate (2) into a reaction chamber (6, 106). A dielectric...
APPARATUS, SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR REMOVING DEBRIS FROM A SURFACE
Exemplary surface debris removal systems and methods are operable to remove debris from a signal transmitting/receiving surface. An embodiment provides power...
A hair iron includes upper and lower casings defining a grip portion and coupled to each other at a first end with an elastic coupler such that the casings in...
DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MIXING HAIR COLORING CHEMICALS
A device and method for mixing and applying hair coloring chemicals to a user's hair. The device comprises a brush applicator, a first compartment capable of...
PROCESS FOR REDUCING HAIR DAMAGE UPON TREATMENT OF HAIR BY HEAT
A process for reducing hair damage upon treatment of hair by heat comprising the steps of providing a hair care composition comprising a heat-stable silicone...
Ergonomic Mascara Applicator
An ergonomic applicator is provided for applying a cosmetic composition to the eyelashes. The applicator comprises a handle portion and a head portion wherein...
A unique device that has two sides, one gauze, one cotton, to allow the cleaning and exfoliating of skin in delicate areas, and normal surface areas where...
FRAME FOR WIG
A frame for a wig is provided. In the frame for a wig as half-finished type goods to obtain a finished-product type wig to be worn on person's head by combining...
Flexible Package for Tobacco Material
A package for tobacco material includes a portion of tobacco material, a wrapper enclosing the portion of tobacco material, a rigid base portion and at least...
DEGRADABLE CIGARETTE FILTER: PILL WITH MULTILAYERED COATING
A degradable cigarette filter includes a filter element of a bloomed cellulose acetate tow and a plug wrap surrounding the filter element, and a pill dispersed...
TOBACCO-DERIVED COMPONENTS AND MATERIALS
The invention provides a tobacco composition for use in a smoking article or a smokeless tobacco composition that includes an additive derived from a flower of...
ALTERATION OF TOBACCO ALKALOID CONTENT THROUGH MODIFICATION OF SPECIFIC
CYTOCHROME P450 GENES
Compositions and methods for reducing the level of nornicotine and N'-nitrosonornicotine (NNN) in Nicotiana plants and plant parts thereof are provided. The...
METHOD FOR TREATING OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA AND/OR SNORING
A garment for the treatment of sleep apnea and/or snoring includes a member for attachment to an individual afflicted with sleep apnea and an elongate, position...
The invention describes an ear protector (1) comprising a resilient band (2), the free ends of which each have arranged thereon an earplug (4). The band (2)...
APPARATUS FOR THE SUPPRESSION OF GRINDING AND/OR CLENCHING OF TEETH
An occlusal device for maintaining the vertical separation of opposed teeth in the oral cavity of a patient wearing the occlusal device. The occlusal device has...
SURGICAL DEVICE HAVING MULTIPLE RECEPTACLES
A surgical device comprising a first receptacle having a first mouth and a second receptacle having a second mouth, wherein the first mouth is in open...
PREPARATION OF ELASTIC COMPOSITE STRUCTURES USEFUL FOR COMPONENTS OF
DISPOSABLE HYGIENE PRODUCTS AND ARTICLES...
Disclosed herein are articles and processes for making elastic composite structures which can be used as or converted into a component of disposable hygiene...
STERILE RADIATION SHIELD DRAPE, COMBINATION OF A RADIATION SHIELD AND
STERILE DRAPE THEREFOR AND METHOD OF...
A sterile radiation shield drape configured to be disposed about a radiation shield while the radiation shield is hanging from a support at its top end and...
Implanted Soft Palate Support and Implantation Method
An implanted soft palate support and an implantation method are provided. The implanted soft palate support is a flat implant made of a material capable of...
ANTENNA HOLDER FOR NAVIGATION SURGERY
An antenna holder for navigation surgery is provided to be used for a navigation surgery to a subject portion including a temporal bone region and a lateral...
ENDOSCOPIC MESH DELIVERY SYSTEM WITH INTEGRAL MESH STABILIZER AND VAGINAL
A mesh delivery system for sacral colpopexy procedures is disclosed. The system uses a mesh stabilizer (30) that is introduced in a compressed configuration...
A plug (1) for use in occluding a fallopian tube hysteroscopically comprising an elongate body (2) having an external thread (3) characterised in that the body...
FOREHEAD SUPPORT FOR A FACIAL MASK
A forehead support for a respiratory mask. The forehead support includes a pair of arms. The arms are each adapted to locate a forehead cushion. The arms are...
CUSHION, METHOD OF AND APPARATUS FOR MOLDING A CUSHION FOR A RESPIRATORY
The present invention is related to a cushion (1) for a respiratory mask, to a method of manufacturing such a cushion (1) as well as to a respiratory mask...
RESUSCITATOR AND ASPIRATOR TECHNOLOGY
An aspiration and resuscitation system which is useable to perform aspiration and/or resuscitation procedures on living beings, particularly small animals, and...
PRESSURE CONTROL IN RESPIRATORY TREATMENT APPARATUS
An over-pressure control device prevents over-pressure conditions during the delivery of pressure treatment therapy to a patient with a respiratory treatment...
Device for Supplying Oxygen to the Occupants of an Aircraft and Pressure
Regulator for Such a Device
Device for supplying oxygen to occupants of an aircraft comprising an oxygen source at a first pressure known as a high pressure, a first oxygen supply line at...
Dry Powder Inhalers with Multi-Facet Surface Deagglomeration Chambers and
Related Devices and Methods
Dry powder inhalers and methods are provided that facilitate deagglomeration of powdered medicament during inspiration. A dry powder inhaler includes a dry...
Device for Dispensing a Plurality of Unitary Doses of Dry Powder, and
Inhaler Comprising Such Device
Device for dispensing a plurality of unitary doses of dry powder, comprising: first (25a) and second (25b) supports, an indexing mechanism adapted to move the...
ELECTROHYDRODYNAMIC AEROSOLIZATION DEVICE HAVING A TIME VARYING VOLTAGE
The invention is directed to an improved electrohydrodynamic (EHD) apparatus having a time varying voltage component. The invention further relates to the use...
COMPOSITIONS AND PROCESSES FOR CLARIFICATION OF SUGAR JUICES AND SYRUPS IN
This invention relates to compositions and processes for improving the clarification of sugar juices and syrups in sugar mills. The process involves adding...
HEAT EXCHANGER EXPANDED OVERLAP JOINT
A furnace heat exchanger assembly includes first and second heat exchanger halves. The first heat exchanger half includes a first half of an exhaust channel and...
Primary Heat Exchanger Design for Condensing Gas Furnace
A compact furnace heat exchanger for a gas furnace is disclosed. The compact furnace heat exchanger may include a first pass having an inlet end, a second pass...
SELF-LOCATING NITROGEN OXIDE REDUCTION BAFFLE FOR FURNACE AND GAS FURNACE
INCORPORATING THE SAME
A nitrogen oxide reduction baffle for a heat exchanger of a furnace and a gas furnace incorporating at least one such baffle. In one embodiment, the baffle...
HEAT EXCHANGER HAVING AN INTERFERENCE RIB
One aspect of this disclosure provides a heat exchanger that comprises a first panel half coupled to a corresponding second panel half that form a passageway...
METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR HIGH-PERFORMANCE SOLAR RADIATION COLLECTION
An apparatus is provided for converting solar radiation into thermal energy via a first and second non-ferrous metal conduit joined in a serpentine...
VACUUM SOLAR THERMAL PANEL WITH RADIATIVE SCREEN
A double-sided vacuum thermal solar panel comprising a vacuum-tight envelope (30) capable of withstanding atmospheric pressure when evacuated, said envelope...
SOLAR-THERMAL ENERGY STORAGE SYSTEM AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USING SAME
Solar-thermal energy storage systems and methods are disclosed including a heat transfer fluid storage and distribution subsystem (HTFSDSS) including at least N...
DIRECTABLE SOLAR PANEL SYSTEMS
The invention relates to improvements in orientable solar panel array systems of the type of solar panel arrays comprising a plurality of panels (1) for...
Method And System For Allocating Solar Radiation Between Multiple
The system facilitates dynamically allocating a variable amount of solar radiation to or between multiple solar applications based on optimizing a ...
Apparatus For Heating
The invention described herein is a an apparatus that can be used as a stove top burner, hot plate burner, amongst other.
Foot Activated Grill Opening Apparatus and Method
A foot activated grill opening apparatus and method for reducing the chance of user injury and eliminating awkwardness when opening and closing the cover of a...
CLAMSHELL HEAT EXCHANGER
A clamshell heat exchanger includes a first clamshell half and a second clamshell half. When joined, the first and second clamshell halves form a passageway...
HEAT EXCHANGER WITH FASTENER
A clamshell heat exchanger includes a first clamshell half and a second clamshell half. The first and second clamshell halves each include a through-hole...
CONDENSATE TRAP FOR HEATING-COOLING SYSTEMS
A condensation trap comprising an inlet chamber, a vent chamber and an outlet chamber. The inlet chamber is configured to receive condensate fluid through an...