Method and device for automated electronic green speed measurement
Method and apparatus for measuring the coefficient of rolling friction or speed of a horizontal surface over which a round object is rolled such as a putting...
An apparatus for aligning and leveling an associated vehicle door having an elongated member, a head member attached to said elongated member adapted to engage...
Method and a device for the manufacturing of washers and washer for a
Various embodiments include a method for the manufacturing of washers for locking, each washer having a central hole, a first side comprising a pattern of...
Fluid conduits with integral end fittings and associated methods of
manufacture and use
Fluid conduits for plumbing and other uses having integral end fittings are disclosed herein. A method of forming a fluid conduit in accordance with an...
Wheelhouse hemming apparatus and method
A robotic wheelhouse hemming apparatus includes a base. A multi-axis robot is mounted on the base. The robot includes an arm. A roller hemming head is mounted...
Turning knob with lock
A turning knob with a lock for an electric circuit indicating a body for receiving a barrel rotating relative to a stator. The barrel includes springs receiving...
Electromechanical rotary lock cylinder
Disclosed is a rotary lock cylinder comprising a blocking element (25, 64) that engages into the rotor (10) in a closed position while releasing the rotor (10)...
Manufacturing apparatus of porous glass base material
There is provided a manufacturing apparatus of a porous glass base material which can prevent soot from being formed on an upper surface (ceiling) of the...
Refrigerant cycle device with ejector
A refrigerant cycle device includes a branch portion for branching a flow of refrigerant discharged from a compressor, a first radiator for radiating one...
Refrigerator with air guide duct
Disclosed is a refrigerator in which a space occupied by an evaporating dish can be minimized, evaporation efficiency of defrost water by convection-heat...
Expendable turbine driven compression cycle cooling system
A cooling system with a compression cooling cycle for a working fluid that passes an expendable fluid through a warm side heat exchanger for the cooling system...
Evaporative cooler, heat recovery device, and ventilation device
An evaporative heat exchanger is provided with a working channel that has primary and secondary surfaces and a plurality of product channels. The product...
Refrigerant fluid flow control device and method
A subcool flow control valve useful in a refrigerant system includes an enclosure having a fluid flow pathway for a controlled fluid between an inlet and an...
Between two heat exchangers of a first heat exchanger unit 41 and a second heat exchanger unit 42 included in an indoor heat exchanger 40, an opening 80 is...
Air conditioning apparatus
By studying or storing refrigerating cycle characteristics of an air conditioning apparatus at the normal time and comparing them with refrigerating cycle...
Hot gas duct and duct splitter arrangement
A hot gas duct, such as a combustion casing in a gas turbine engine, includes a duct splitter held within the hot gas duct in at least three, preferably four,...
Radial counterflow steam stripper
Turbine exhaust steam, axially fed between counter-rotating radial flow disk turbines, separates into: (1) a radially inward flow of low enthalpy dry steam, and...
Two-phase expansion system and method for energy recovery
A closed loop expansion system for energy recovery includes a heat exchanger for using heat from a heat source to heat a working fluid of the closed loop...
Provision for rapid warming of steam piping of a power plant
A steam power plant, in which steam from a steam generator is received by a steam turbine, is provided and includes a conduit, a main steam control valve (MSCV)...
Phase change material thermal power generator
An energy producing device, for example a submersible vehicle for descending or ascending to different depths within water or ocean, is disclosed. The vehicle...
The invention concerns a turbo compound system, including a crankshaft driven by an internal combustion engine; a blowdown turbine arranged in the exhaust line...
Turbocharger protection systems and methods
A turbocharger protection system for an engine system that includes a particulate filter and a turbocharger comprises a delta pressure estimator that estimates...
Master cylinder comprising a helical resupply groove
Brake master cylinder (10) for a motor vehicle, of the type which comprises a substantially axial body (12) inside a bore (14) of which is slideably mounted at...
External combustion engine
In a steam engine having multiple main containers, first and second communication pipes are arranged in parallel to each other for respectively communication an...
Hydraulic steering transaxle and hydraulic driving vehicle
A fluid passage member includes a pump mounting surface onto which a hydraulic pump having a rotary axis is mounted; first and second kidney ports opened at the...
Electro hydrostatic actuator with swash plate pump
A fluid pressure actuator includes an output cylinder, a fluid pressure pump, an electric motor, a first output cylinder passage, a second output cylinder...
GPS-activated exhaust filtration monitoring and control system
A system for removing particulates from the exhaust gas of a vehicle internal combustion engine, particularly during those times that the emission of such...
Cooling apparatus for exhaust gas temperature control devices
Temperature control devices have become common to cool the exhaust stream from a diesel particulate filter before release into the environment. To further cool...
Exhaust evacuation apparatus
An apparatus for evacuating exhaust from an exhaust pipe of a vehicle having an external turbine and an internal turbine connected to the external turbine such...
Secondary air supply system and vehicle
A secondary air supply system includes a CPU, a ROM, an air supply pipe, and an air amount adjusting valve. One end of the air supply pipe is connected to an...
Methods for reducing emissions from diesel engines
A method is provided for operating a diesel engine with reduced emissions. The method comprises combusting a first biodiesel blend fuel in a diesel engine...
Composition and method for controlling excessive exhaust gas temperatures
A method of operating an internal combustion engine having a reductant delivery and storage system in an emission control system is disclosed. The method...
Method for determining malfunction of nitrogen oxide sensor and selective
catalytic reduction system operating...
A method for determining malfunction of a nitrogen oxide sensor compares a nitrogen oxide amount detected by the sensor with a predetermined value of nitrogen...
Gas turbine, method of controlling air supply and computer program product
for controlling air supply
The present invention provides a gas turbine capable of reducing energy consumption while suppressing a so-called cat back phenomenon. The gas turbine includes...
Twisted electric heating cables and method for manufacturing thereof
Disclosed herein is an electric heating cable which is used in an electric heating apparatus and minimizes an electromagnetic field effect. The electric heating...
Multi-purpose garden tool with pivotable gardening head
A multi-purpose tool includes, in one embodiment, an elongated pole and a head that are pivotally joined by a coupling mechanism. The head is a unitary member...
Riding lawn mower
A riding lawn mower having covers for covering the side part of a cutter deck and the side part of a transmission section. The covers have a plurality of small...
Header height control system and apparatus
A system and apparatus for controlling height of a header of a work machine such as an agricultural windrowing machine or a harvesting machine, which includes...
Tubular bagging machine and method
A tubular bagging machine includes an innovative indentation-forming device and a modified cross-sealing device. The innovative indentation-forming device...
Methods and systems for shipping, packaging and/or displaying kayaks and
other sporting goods
Methods and systems for packaging sporting goods are provided. Embodiments advantageously preserve sporting goods, such as kayaks, against damage during...
Plastic embossed carrier tape process
An embossed carrier tape manufacturing apparatus includes features for integrating with other processing equipment so that other processes such as forming,...
A capping head comprising a support adapted to be associated with means arranged within a capper comprising at least two identical working units, which are...
Automatic bale wrapping apparatus
Apparatus is disclosed for enclosing bales of materials with at least four substantially rectilinear sides in flexible sheet material tubes having one open end...
Device and method for repairing building surfaces
The disclosure relates to a clip and associated method and building structure. The clip is provided for repairing building surfaces. The clip includes a first...
Vent strip for installation with soffit boards of different thicknesses
A vent strip has a generally rectangular vent strip body having a width that is greater than an aperture width of an aperture through a soffit board. A...
Modular wall panel system
A decorative, modular wall panel system is disclosed that allows easy installation and that is adaptable to a variety of wall lengths by allowing the decorative...
Re-roofing system and a method of installation
The present invention relates to a roof system for installation on an existing roof. The existing roof has a plurality of open web steel joists with an existing...
Polymeric or composite wall and surface veneering products, systems and
methods of use thereof
The present invention relates to wall and surface veneering products and systems that provide a replica image of a natural surface, such as stone, brick or...
Noise isolating underlayment
A noise-reducing substrate for use in a flooring system which ha a subfloor and a floating floor upper layer. The substrate comprises a series of edge butted...
A modular curtainwall system and a method for forming a curtainwall unit are provided. The modular curtainwall system comprises a unit frame and a cassette. The...