Apparatus for making magnesium-based carbon nanotube composite material
and method for making the same
An apparatus for fabrication of a magnesium-based carbon nanotube composite material, the apparatus includes a thixomolding machine, and a feeding device. The...
Methods of forming metal matrix composites and metal matrix composites
The invention provides a method of forming a metal matrix composite (MMC) comprising a metal matrix and a fibrous material embedded therein, the method...
Spherical casting sand
A spherical casting sand having an average particle diameter of 0.03 to 1.5 mm, produced by a flame fusion method, usable together with a urethane binder....
Triple layer folding door
A triple layer folding door includes an inner layer door, an outer layer door, a middle layer door provided therebetween, and a sliding arrangement, which...
Blinds and components thereof
The invention relates to blinds, components of blinds and assembly of blinds, and particularly to the tilt mechanism of a Venetian blind. The tilt mechanism...
Wheel servicing apparatus and methods
A wheel servicing machine provides a rotatable shaft having a retractable rod slidably disposed in a center bore of the rotatable shaft, wherein the retractable...
Releasing method and releasing apparatus of work having adhesive tape
In a method for releasing a work having an adhesive tape from a holding member which sucks and holds the work having the adhesive tape, the work having the...
Retractable correction tape dispenser
The present invention relates to a retractable correction tape-dispensing device (100). The device (100) generally comprises a housing; a supply spool (10),...
Protective tape joining apparatus
A chuck table is configured with a table main body having a wafer placement part holding a wafer placed thereon, and an annular tape support frame provided...
System and die for forming a continuous filament reinforced structural
plastic profile by pultrusion/coextrusion
A system and method are disclosed for producing a continuous filament reinforced thermoplastic profile having consistent cross section. A continuous reinforcing...
Installation for applying glue to fibers for the production of fiberboard
The invention relates to an installation for applying glue to fibers for the production of fiberboard, especially MDF board or similar wood material board. Said...
Tire for heavy vehicles
A tire having a radial carcass reinforcement comprising a crown reinforcement formed of at least two working crown layers of inextensible reinforcement...
Heavy-duty pneumatic tire
A heavy-duty pneumatic tire capable of sufficiently suppressing the amount of strain occurring in side edges of a belt layer is sufficiently suppressed, despite...
Tread comprising relief elements covered by a specific mixture
A tire tread comprising a plurality of elements in relief (1) comprising a contact face (2) intended to come into contact with the roadway during travel and...
Rubber composition for tire base tread
The rubber composition for a tire base tread includes a rubber component containing not less than 15% by weight of a terminal-modified diene rubber having a...
Methods and apparatus for dense particle loading
Methods and apparatus enable filling a receptacle with solid particles introduced into the receptacle with a controlled flow rate and pattern of distribution of...
Vapor recovery fuel dispensing nozzle
A fuel dispensing nozzle has a body defining a fuel supply passage and a vapor return passage each having a control valve operated by a hand actuated lever...
Method for managing storage of gaseous hydrogen
In order to increase the hydrogen utilization rate of the cascade storage system, after dispensing gaseous hydrogen to a hydrogen vehicle, gaseous hydrogen is...
Reinforcing bar binder, wire reel and method for identifying wire reel
A reinforcing bar binder capable of certainly identifying the type of a wire reel and automatically adjusting the amount of feeding of the wire wound around the...
Flexible pipe, its manufacture and use
A flexible, typically un-bonded, armored pipe, and a method manufacturing a flexible pipe. The pipe has a center axis and comprises an inner liner surrounded by...
Hose system for high pressure hydraulic system
Hose system for use in an hydraulic system, includes a working hose for the transfer of hydraulic fluid having a pressure substantially higher than atmospheric...
Device and method for repairing pipe
The present invention relates to a new liner for repairing a damaged portion of a pipe. A lining tube formed from a non-resin absorbent material has an exterior...
Diaphragm for throttling a volume flow in an air distribution ducting
system of an air-conditioning unit of a...
The invention relates to a diaphragm (1) for throttling a volume flow in an air distribution ducting system of an air-conditioning unit of a commercial...
A selector valve, comprising a valve chamber having a first valve seat and a second valve seat facing the first valve seat, a first fluid passage communicating...
Overpressure protection device and connection subassembly comprising same
The invention relates to a protection device which defines a through hole (21) for the passage of a fluid which may be under overpressure conditions. In...
Valve stem holding device
The present invention relates to a device for holding a faucet handle to a valve stem. The device tightens onto the valve stem when drawn upwardly into the...
Decoupled housing seat
An exhaust gas valve assembly includes a housing defining a cavity therein and having an intake port and an exhaust port. A valve seat has a first axial end...
Burst disc arrangement and a method for replacing a burst disc in a burst
A burst disc arrangement for a cryostat comprising a replaceable burst disc (52) held in compression between a high-pressure flange formed at an end of a...
Zwitterionic surfacant together with an anionic ether-containing
surfactant as a drag-reducing agent
The present invention relates to the use of a zwitterionic surfactant in combination with an ether sulphate or ether carboxylate surfactant in a water-based...
Collapsible panel assembly
An assembly includes a first panel and a second panel. Each panel has a foldable frame member having a folded and an unfolded orientation, with a fabric...
Deployable structures and methods for assembling same
Deployable structures and methods for assembling the same including a structural mechanism defining a columnar space comprising a plurality of structural...
Modular pole tent and joining means
A tensile pole tent having improved wind performance, having a polygonal projection in plan view, perimeter catenaries, a flexible canopy continuously attached...
Wash fluid containment system for use on an uneven surface
A wash fluid containment system may include side walls that allow the systems to be easily positioned on uneven ground. The side walls are designed to reduce or...
Hygienic dental floss
A dental floss container is provided that may include a container that defines a fluid chamber. A hygienic fluid can be present and may be disposed in the fluid...
Method for making a composite item comprising a cosmetic product and an
A method for making a composite item which has a cosmetic product, or layer thereof, and a decorative element. The decorative element is inserted within a seat...
Adjustable multi-barrel hair waving appliance
An apparatus and method for an adjustable multi-barrel hair waving appliance is disclosed herein. The appliance has a plurality of barrels, at least one of...
Method of making a tobacco product
A tobacco product is formed by rolling a sheet of material supplied by a roll or rolls (e.g. moistened tobacco leaves) and/or homogenized sheet tobacco about a...
Multi-component filter providing multiple flavour enhancement
A multi-component filter for a smoking article comprises: a mouth end segment; a first flavor release segment comprising plant leaf upstream of the mouth end...
Smoking article with bypass channel
A smoking article having a tobacco rod of a smokable material and a filter system attached to the tobacco rod of smokable material. The filter system includes a...
Apparatus and method for delaminating parcels of tobacco
The apparatus and method for delaminating tobacco in the form of slices from a layered parcel comprise conveyor means for delivering a parcel of tobacco to a...
Mandibular protrusion device
A mandibular protrusion device includes an upper dental tray to be placed on the upper dental arch of a patient and a lower dental tray to be placed on the...
Devices and methods for occluding a fallopian tube
Devices and method for occluding a fallopian tube. The devices, in one embodiment, may include a plurality of expandable occluding members coupled by respective...
Described herein are adhesive nasal devices. In particular, the adhesive nasal respiratory devices described herein are configured to be worn in communication...
Valved fenestrated tracheotomy tube having outer and inner cannulae
A tracheotomy tube apparatus includes an outer cannula having first and second ends, a fenestration along the length of the outer cannula between the first and...
Nasal interface prong device
An infant nasal interface prong device for use with an nCPAP system. The device includes first and second nasal prongs and a base. Each prong includes a bellows...
Method for determining the consumption of a CO.sub.2 absorber in a
respirator with rebreathing system
A method for determining the consumption of a CO.sub.2 absorber (8) in a respirator with a rebreathing system, with a fresh gas mixer (1) and with a computing...
System and method of integrating anesthesia agent monitoring in a
The present invention is a system and method for integrating anesthesia agent monitoring in a respiratory carestation, wherein the respiratory carestation is...
Characterisation of mask systems
A method and a CPAP apparatus for characterizing different mask systems, e.g., masks and hoses, are provided. The apparatus can be calibrated for different mask...
Method and apparatus for vaporizing a compound
Disclosed is a method and device for rapid heating of a substance. One embodiment includes a substance including a drug to be vaporized for inhalation therapy....
Dry powder inhalers having spiral travel paths, unit dose microcartridges
with dry powder, related devices and...
Dry powder inhalers include: (a) a first generally planar spiral travel path in an inhaler body, wherein the first spiral travel path has a plurality of...