Hand grip operating means for an insulation-stripping tool
A pliers-type gripping tool includes a pair of gripping jaws, a pair of pivotally connected hand grip levers for operating the gripping jaws between an open...
Positive release crash pedal mechanism
Provided herein is a pedal assembly for a vehicle with a push rod releasably connected to a pedal arm. The push rod is connected to the pedal arm via a pivoting...
Transportation apparatus and tension adjustment method of belt in the same
A transportation apparatus operable to linearly transport an object includes a first transmission unit provided in a first intermediate table and which is...
Auxiliary range transmission
In an auxiliary range transmission comprising a main group having a main transmission shaft and two main countershafts capable of rotating in relation to two...
Multi-speed transmission with countershaft gearing arrangement
A transmission includes an input member, an output member, a first and second interconnecting member, a plurality of countershafts, a reverse member, a...
The present invention is directed to a transmission capable of minimizing the number of speed-change driven gears on a first countershaft to ensure a layout...
A rotary selector forms a control element for inputting a setting value to an electronic control system, in particular for a control device of an electronic...
Sensor holder for a piston cylinder unit
A sensor holder for a piston-cylinder unit with a cylinder and a piston rod which is movable relative to the latter comprises a holding element which carries...
Device, use and method for drawing off a liquid
A device for drawing off a liquid from a container comprising a drawing-off needle having a free lower end and an upper end, a suction deliverer connected to...
Correlating push force and stalk vibration to a plant'S susceptibility to
The present device enables measurement of the susceptibility of corn plants to root lodging. The device is used to push over a corn stalk and the force used to...
A torque sensor (50) detects an input torque input into a torsion bar (51) using a magnetic force generating part (60), a rotating magnetic circuit (69), a...
Determination of density for metering a fluid flow
Systems and methods are disclosed for measuring densities and flow rates of gas-liquid fluid mixtures. In the systems and methods, the fluid mixture is caused...
Ultrasonic measuring unit having integrated humidity analysis
An ultrasonic measuring unit and a method for detecting ultrasonic signal run-times, in which the ultrasonic measuring unit has two ultrasonic transducers for...
Ultrasonic flowmeter including an oscillation start unit for acceleration
stability of the oscillator
The present invention provides an ultrasonic flowmeter comprising an oscillator and an oscillation start unit for accelerating oscillation of the oscillator....
Method and apparatus to monitor the compressive strength of insulation
An edge-strength measuring device for measuring the compressive strength of a foam matrix along the edges thereof, the device comprising at least one measuring...
Attachable member, attaching mechanism, and printer
An ink cartridge, which is releasably installed to a cartridge-installing section, includes a contact section which is brought into contact with the...
Piezoceramic-based smart aggregate for unified performance monitoring of
A system for monitoring the health of a structure, e.g., a concrete wall, bridge, pillars, using a smart aggregate is disclosed. The smart aggregate includes a...
Semiconductor pressure sensor and fabrication method thereof
A semiconductor pressure sensor is provided that includes a diaphragm, a resistive element arranged at an upper portion of the diaphragm, an insulating film...
Method and apparatus for diagnosis of liquid losses in pressure measuring
transducers filled with pressure...
A method and apparatus for diagnosis of liquid losses in pressure measuring transducers including a pressure sensor arranged in a pressure measuring chamber,...
Method of matching sensors in a multi-probe turbine blade vibration
A method of matching sensors in a multi-probe blade vibration monitor for a turbine. The method includes providing at least two probes mounted in a casing of...
Method and apparatus for ultrasonic cross-sectional inspection
The apparatus and method prevent inspection omission when ultrasonic flaw detection using a transducer array is applied to inspection of a test object being...
There is provided a copying apparatus that copies a workpiece, includes a shoe that is brought into contact with the workpiece, an air cylinder that enables...
Ultrasonic air and fluid detector
An ultrasonic sensor for detecting the presence of air or liquid uses flex circuits for connecting the ceramic element to the driver circuitry. The sensor...
Method and device for determining defects in a turbine blade
The invention relates to a method and a measuring and evaluation device for determining defects in a turbine blade and to a fixing device for fixing a probe to...
Ultrasonic sensing array system and method
A system and method for detecting leaks in substantially closed objects, such as automobiles, airplanes, tanks, and other vehicles, using an ultrasonic...
Device for the ultrasound testing of hot rolling material
The invention relates to a device for the ultrasound testing of hot rolling material during the rolling procedure in one of a plurality of rolling stands in a...
Vibroacoustic system for vibration testing
Forces are applied to a device under test and its mechanical response is measured by a laser vibrometer (50). The forces are applied without making physical...
Method for noncontact testing of the degree of hardening of ink and
For more efficient and energy-saving drying of ink and/or coating films in printing machines, the drying or hardening process must be better monitored....
Coupled pivoted acceleration sensors
A pivoted acceleration sensor has a substrate that is substantially parallel to first and second surfaces. A reference frame is provided. A first unbalanced...
Angular speed sensor
An angular velocity sensor includes a vibrator vibrating, first and second differential circuits for outputting first and second difference signals,...
Disc resonator gyroscope with improved frequency coincidence and method of
A disc resonator gyroscope (DRG) and method of manufacture. The DRG has a surrounding pattern of bond metal having a symmetry related to the symmetry of a...
Angular velocity sensor with mounting portion and cover
An angular velocity sensor includes: a package housing a vibrator to sense an angular velocity; a mounting portion mounting the package, the mounting portion...
High temperature seal assembly for optical sensor
A seal assembly for an optical sensor employed in a high temperature environment is disclosed which includes an elongated metal guide tube having a distal end...
Device and method for diagnosing a disorder
A device (1) for diagnosing a disorder comprises a stop for stopping a human extremity (5), such as a finger, when said extremity exerts a force on the stop....
Pressure vessel with CO.sub.2 liquid level indicator for a paintball
A pressure vessel 12 with a CO.sub.2 liquid level indicator 14, for use with a paintball marker 10, includes a magnetic float assembly 42 disposed within the...
Device and method for measuring the flow speed and direction of a gaseous
A device for measuring the flow speed of a fluid as well as its direction and its orientation, based on a thermal-sensor measurement principle, that comprises...
Apparatus for the testing of downhole injection assemblies
An apparatus for the testing of downhole a injection assembly prior to installation of the injection assembly in the completion string. The apparatus is...
Wind tunnel with a model arranged therein, particularly a model of an
aircraft, for acquiring and evaluating a...
A wind tunnel with a model arranged therein, particularly a model of an aircraft, for acquiring and evaluating a plurality of measuring data, wherein the wind...
Tire air-pressure sensor
The present invention provides a tire air-pressure sensor (30) in which water is hard to intrude into a communication passage (36) communicating with a sensor...
Method for estimating a tire performance during a braking situation
A method for estimating the performance, during a braking situation, of a tire to be provided to a vehicle, this method comprising an experimental phase...
Fuel system diagnostic systems and methods
A diagnostic system comprises a monitoring module and a diagnostic module. The monitoring module receives a first rail pressure measured by a high side rail...
Tweezer-equipped scanning probe microscope and transfer method
A tweezer-equipped scanning probe microscope comprises a first arm with a probing portion, a second arm that moves along an opening direction or a closing...
Tear film osmometry
Osmolarity measurement of a sample fluid, such as tear film, is achieved by depositing an aliquot-sized sample on a sample receiving substrate. The sample fluid...
Real-time, on-line analysis for the quantification of total haloacetic
acid and trihalomethane species in...
Capillary membrane sampling-flow injection analyzer (CMS-FIA) analyses of drinking water samples for quantity measurements of total trihalomethane and...
Apparatus for measuring osmotic pressure, conductance, viscosity and
surface tension of liquid solution
The present invention provides an apparatus (Oscosurvismeter) for measuring osmotic pressure, surface tension, viscosity and conductance. Oscosurvismeter is...
Pneumatic assembly for a pressure decay tester
A pneumatic assembly for a pressure decay tester of printhead integrated circuits includes a pressurized air supply. A pneumatic clamping arrangement is in...
Gas leak detection apparatus and method
According to the present invention, mistaken detection of a gas leak can be prevented even when using an appliance which has been newly installed in a dwelling...
Curing bladder leak detection system for a tire press
A method of detecting a leak in a curing bladder during a tire curing process provides a curing bladder (40) and tire (42) in a tire mold structure (18). An...
Fuel distillation property determining apparatus and method
A fuel distillation property determining apparatus for use in a multi-injection system for diesel engines. The apparatus acquires a physical quantity indicating...
A particulate monitor includes a housing, an air-moving device coupled to the housing, and an air passageway disposed at least partially within the housing. The...