An orthotic is disclosed. The orthotic may include a cushioning layer configured to extend from at least the metatarsal region to the proximal heel region, the...
Extraction cleaning with plenum and air outlets facilitating air flow
A portable cleaning apparatus comprises a base module for movement along a surface and a plenum. The base module comprises a base housing enclosing a fan for...
Clothes dryer rake
An apparatus for retrieving articles from a dryer or otherwise retrieving article from places not easily accessible is described herein. The apparatus comprises...
Apparatus for drying foodstuffs
The invention relates to an improved apparatus (1) for drying food-stuffs, comprising at least a centrifugation basket (5) for drying said product by its...
Punch deflection gauge
A punch deflection gauge is provided having a die adaptor, indicator base, and dial indicator. An indicator stem of the dial indicator measures deflection of a...
Wall marking device and method of use thereof
A device that provides an accurate means to mark a wall surface to aid in hanging a suspended object is herein disclosed, comprising an adhesive strip with...
Lock-bumping and lock-picking detection
A system for controlling access to a secure area includes a lock and an electronic access device for controlling access to a secure area. The lock includes pins...
Slip resistant ruler
A ruler including a slip resistant member, wherein the slip resistant member is operable to engage with a working surface to resist the sliding of the ruler...
Universal framing square
The Chappell Universal Square.TM. solves the problems associated with standard framing squares and provides a dynamic framing square bearing novel indicia and a...
Orientation sensing in a multi part device
A device comprises a first part (1) which has user input means (10) and comprising a three-degrees-of-freedom orientation sensing system (11) for determining a...
A reticle comprises a horizontal section having horizontal section horizontal lines broken by horizontal section gaps between the horizontal section horizontal...
A hedge trimmer has a housing. A blade bar projects forwards from the housing along a longitudinal axis. An electric drive motor drives the blade bar. At least...
Rolling plate assembly attachment for portable power cutting tools
including an improved structural design and...
The present invention is an attachable rolling plate assembly which can be attached as a single unit to a portable cutting tool to facilitate the safe rolling...
Pole saw head having a rope setting auxiliary hook
A pole saw head which comprises a cheek plate having an integral downwardly curved arm and an integral upwardly rope setting auxiliary notched hook...
A knife includes a knife body defining a channel across which extends at least part of the cutting edge of a blade. The channel having has a base region located...
Method for the production of a sheet metal plate, in particular of steel,
for the Manufacture of motor vehicle...
The invention relates to a sheet metal plate, especially made of steel, for producing motor vehicle body components. In order to make the body component...
Assembly of a shaft and a housing assembly
A shaft is held in place within a bore of a housing with a band of resilient material that is located between the shaft and the housing and has a series of...
Method of manufacturing light-alloy wheel for vehicle and the wheel
An outer rim molded material is molded by forging or casting, a portion of the outer rim which extends from a hump to a bead seat is separated from part of a...
Process for producing a pulley for a continuously variable belt drive
A process for producing a pulley for a belt drive CVT, including subjecting tapered surfaces of a preform of at least one of input and output pulleys to surface...
Liquid ejecting head manufacturing method
A method of manufacturing a liquid ejecting head that ejects a liquid supplied from a liquid storing member through a liquid supply path. The method includes...
Engine block casting and method of manufacture
A block casting for an internal combustion engine and method of its manufacture provide reduced engine block size and weight, and/or increased engine...
Flexible printed-circuit boards bonding method and printed circuit board
A first wiring board, which is a flexible printed-circuit board, is bonded to a second wiring board. A plurality of protruding member are formed on the surface...
Method of using an extender for a separable insulated connector
Removal of a conventional separable insulated connector from an electric power system often results in a shortened electric cable. An extender for a separable...
Method for producing a device connector
A device connector producing method includes a primary molding step of forming a primary molded body (20) formed with pilot holes (24), a terminal press-fitting...
Overmolded electronic module with an integrated electromagnetic shield
using SMT shield wall components
A method for making an electronic module with an integrated electromagnetic shield uses surface mount shield wall components. At least one electronic component...
Bonding tool for mounting semiconductor chips
A vacuum bonding tool method for pick-and-place and bonding semiconductor chips onto a substrate or onto a previously mounted die to form a die stack includes a...
Method of attaching an electronic device to an MLCC having a curved
A method of forming an electrical component is provided. The method comprises preparing a subassembly by electrically connecting an integrated circuit to a...
Embedded passive component network substrate fabrication method
A method of forming an embedded passive component network substrate includes providing a first carrier with a first dielectric layer and patterning the first...
An assembly device includes a base having a supporting portion upon which an isolation cover and a main body are disposed. A press-fitting mechanism is movably...
Software and methods for automated pallet inspection and repair
An automated pallet inspection and repair apparatus includes an inspection station and a repair station. The inspection station includes a laser that...
Method of manufacturing a current switch magnetic intensifier
A method of manufacturing a current switch magnetic intensifier that is constructed to be secured in generally close proximity to the stationary contact of the...
Method for making smart cards
The invention concerns a method for making smart cards capable of operating with or without contact called mixed cards and contactless smart cards. In order to...
Method of manufacturing a rotor for a rotating electrical machine
A method of manufacturing a rotor for a rotating electrical machine includes the steps of: preparing a first and a second pole core, a rotary shaft, and a field...
Method of producing a rotary encoder
A method of determining the eccentricity of an encoder scale member of a rotary encoder includes taking an encoder scale blank having a geometric center and...
Disk chuck with radial force limiter
A chuck holds a disk by the inside diameter with a plurality of contact surfaces at the end of fingers. Axial motion of an actuator is translated into outward...
Method of inserting connecting elements in the end faces and/or
longitudinal sides of technical wood products
A method of inserting wooden or plastic connecting elements into at least one of end faces and longitudinal sides of technical wood products which are...
Screw, particularly for the electrical connection of a cable terminal to a
railway track or the like
A screw for the electrical connection of a cable terminal to a railway track or the like comprises a base body having an elongated shank having a longitudinal...
Portable corral and method
A method is provided for locking a chain in a locking device. The method includes sliding a chain along a surface of a chain-locking device until contacting...
Nozzle mounting assembly
A nozzle mounting assembly for an in-ground swimming pool cleaning system may comprise a plurality of mounting rings that are formed within the shell of a...
Method of making a fastening device for visually indicating tension
The present invention relates to fasteners and more specifically to a fastener adapted to visually indicate tension, and method of making thereof.
Coupling for a clamp
A method and an apparatus for use in coupling a pair of bar clamps. In one aspect, a coupling member for connecting a first clamp to a second clamp is provided....
Low-pressure process apparatus
A low-pressure process apparatus for processing a substrate comprises a base, a stage, a housing and at least one first roller set. The stage is disposed on the...
Method for quality checking a screw joint tightening process performed by
a torque impulse wrench
A number of pre-production calibration tightenings are performed at a screw joint identical to a screw joint used in production and using the same impulse...
Repair and resurfacing methods for use in remanufacturing a machine system
A method of repairing a housing for a machine system includes returning an inner diameter of at least one bearing bore of the housing to a uniform diameter...
Hydraulic device which is used to descale warm rolling products
An apparatus for descaling hot rolled stock (17), being moved with respect to the apparatus, by spraying it with high pressure water, comprising at least one...
Process for manufacting a piezoelectric device
The piezoelectric device includes a substrate, a first electrode formed on the substrate, a piezoelectric film formed on the first electrode and a second...
Double ended peg
In accordance with the present invention, there is provided a fastener with a first end and a second end, the fastener including a first member, a second member...
A cap clip for fastening caps together is realized employing pressure type pincer snaps, allowing complex geometrical shapes to be formed while reducing the use...
Packaging tie-downs configured to retain objects secured with a retention strap in association with packaging material.
Rotary handle for a closing mechanism of a sash of a window or the like
and method for actuating a closing...
The invention relates to a rotary handle for a closing mechanism of a sash of a window, a leaf of a door, or the like, particularly a sliding sash or leaf,...