Mechanical connecting device for a system that is used to attach elements
to a structure
A system for fastening an element, particularly made of fragile material such as glass, to a bearing structure or a framework at least at one point. At least at...
Window glazing unit for a building window assembly
Window assembly comprises a wedge packing assembly and/or a deformable packing assembly for fitting between a glazing unit and a frame of a window assembly to...
Mounting system for a solar panel
An integrated module frame and racking system for a solar panel is disclosed. The solar panel comprises a plurality of solar modules and a plurality of splices...
Foundation for a wind turbine
Embodiments of the invention provide a foundation for a wind turbine. The foundation includes a section which is partly embedded in a concrete section and a...
Fork configuration dampers and method of using same
A new configuration damper, for interconnecting two elements of a structure that undergo relative movements and deformations, that increase the level of damping...
Post-tensioning retrofit assemblies for reinforcing structural members
A retrofit assembly for reinforcing a structural member including a plurality of retrofit segments including a first retrofit segment and a last retrofit...
An adjustable shim includes a first member having a fastener opening for attachment by a screw to a frame, and a protrusion defining a coaxial threaded opening...
Truss seat and anchor strap assembly
A seat and anchor assembly for mounting and securing a wood joist or roof truss to a tie beam of a building including a central web portion and an upwardly...
A partition system includes a first pilaster and a door coupled to the first pilaster and rotatable from a closed position to an open position. The door is...
Low-profile miter apparatus and system
A gutter cover inside miter to be used with both open valley and closed valley roof miters, where the gutter cover inside miter is formed by coupling two...
Construction product having a frame with multi-functional thermal break
A construction product such as a window or door includes a multi-functional thermal break. The thermal break serves to contact and support elements of the frame...
Expert system for controlling plant growth in a contained environment
In a system for optimizing crop growth, vegetation is cultivated in a contained environment, such as a greenhouse, an underground cavern or other enclosed...
Insect lure trap with flow restrictor
A flow restrictor is provided to reduce pressure in the flow of a fluid, such as a hydrocarbon-based fuel. The flow restrictor takes the form of a capillary...
Pest control system and method
In a system and method for at least one of monitoring and controlling pests, a container having an interior chamber, is located in an area in which pests are to...
Rodent bait station
An embodiment of a bait station comprises a rotatable lid and air-tight bait compartments. An additional compartment also contains bait and is accessible to...
An animal trap for catching mice has a box-shaped housing with foundation housing and attached to it is the cover housing, capable of swiveling. Arranged in the...
Mounting assembly and methods of using same
A method for securing an accessory to a firearm. The method includes providing a body with an undercarriage portion which is shaped to matingly receive at least...
Configurable gun cleaning kit case
A firearm cleaning kit includes a case having first and second compartments joined along a fold line, and a fastener for joining together the first and second...
Vertical foregrip leg extender
Devices, and methods of extending legs from vertical fore grip handles on firearms, such as rifles, to different height positions. The vertical fore grip can...
Flashless electric firearm and ammunition therefor
A substantially noiseless firearm and ammunition therefor, in which the projectile of the ammunition is attached to the front end of a sabot which fills the...
Folding stack improvements
Adapter devices, apparatus, systems and methods of allowing a firearm to be supported by a foldable fore grip/gun handle. The fore grip gun handle can have...
Method and apparatus for installing an advertising sign
An apparatus for installing an advertising sign is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a support structure; a lifting system fixed to the support structure; a...
Method and apparatus for conveying unique visual communication
An apparatus and related method for conveying information associated with containers. The apparatus comprises a container supporting modification means which...
Rotary undercutter for rail line maintenance
A railroad ballast removal system capable of removing ballast material from below a rail line. The railroad ballast removal system includes at least one rotary...
Shoe with writing surface
A shoe is provided with a writing surface so that temporary expressive indicia can be applied to the shoe. The writing surface is preferably in the form of a...
Shock absorbing device for shoe sole
A shock absorbing device for a shoe sole includes: an outer sole 2; a midsole M; and a deformation element 3 placed between the outer sole 2 and the midsole M....
Self assembled article of footwear with customized designs
A method of customizing an article of footwear that is configured for self assembly is disclosed. The method includes steps of applying customized designs to...
The present invention relates to a laundry machine. The laundry machine includes a drum rotatably mounted in a cabinet, a hot air heater to heat air and supply...
Exhaust structure for clothes dryer in apartment building
The present invention relates to an exhaust structure for a clothes dryer in an apartment building. The exhaust structure includes at least one riser pipe...
Restraining device for reducing warp in lumber during drying
The present invention relates to an apparatus and processing method for drying lumber, for example two-by-four studs in an environment in a kiln in a manner to...
Control system for particulate material drying apparatus and process
A control system for controlling the utilization of heated waste streams for fluidizing particulate matter such as coal in a fluidizing bed dryer. The control...
Height measuring device
A height measuring device, including a scale, including graduation and a measuring part, and a positioning plate, the graduation and the measuring part are...
Self-extending elongate member and use thereof
A measuring device is provided that may be selectively configured between an extended condition and a collapsed condition. The device includes a first member,...
Method of examining aperture diameter of disk substrate having circular
aperture in central portion thereof and...
The present invention relates to a method of examining an aperture diameter of a disk substrate having a circular aperture in the central portion thereof, the...
Perpendicularity measuring device
A measuring device includes a transfer sleeve, an assist assembly, and a caliper gauge. The transfer sleeve includes two end surfaces and a side surface; the...
Grinding angle bubble level jig
Method of and apparatus for indexing a workpiece to a tool at a predetermined angle of orientation, using a bubble level to establish a horizontal reference...
The inclination sensor (A1) according to the present invention includes a pair of light receiving elements (4A, 4B), a light emitting element (5) for directing...
System for testing accuracy of electronic compass
A system for testing the accuracy of an electronic compass is disclosed. The system includes a circular track, a compass seat, an electromagnetic element, a...
Reflector target tripod for survey system with light emitter and pivoting
bracket for enhanced ground marking...
A combination target reflector, light emitter and bracket assembly is disclosed for use in marking points during the taking of a land survey. The combination is...
Jig for use in cutting synthetic shingles and tiles
A jig is provided for use in cutting synthetic shingles or tiles, as comprising a table and a clamping bar, with fasteners securing the clamping bar to the...
Sniper pole shear
A cutting tool of the scissor type includes a pruning head with fixed counter-blade and movable blade operated by a first cord sliding on sheaves. The pruning...
Safety cutter apparatus
A cutter apparatus includes a housing, multiple tools mechanically coupled to the housing, at least one of the tools including a cutting device, and a slider...
The folding tool has one side-plate (1a) and the other side-plate (1b). A part of the rear side of the other side-plate (1b) or an arm-like plate (2) attached...
Device and method for fitting a seal into a seat in a wind turbine
The device comprises at least one pressing member and an attachment member for attaching it to a wind turbine part, for example, a blade root, which may have a...
Retention of ball bearing cartridge for turbomachinery
An exemplary method for limiting movement of an outer race of a bearing cartridge includes positioning the bearing cartridge in a substantially cylindrical bore...
Dynamic bearing manufacturing method
A dynamic bearing manufacturing includes steps of: providing a bearing and a processing tool, the bearing having an axial hole, and the processing tool having...
Systems and methods for the automated fabrication of trusses
An automated fabrication system is provided that utilizes electromagnetism to manipulate and/or sense the location of raw materials on a platform. Tools located...
Method for installing a collapsible mobile platform interior structure
A method for installing an interior structure for a mobile platform is provided. The method includes carrying a lightweight collapsible frame through a man-door...
Method for making a probe card
A method for making a probe card includes: mounting a plurality of probe needles on a probe-mounting seat; forming a conductive protective coating on tips of...
Method of manufacturing an interconnected foil contact array
A method of manufacturing an array of thin metallic foil strips of predetermined thickness, the strips assembled to form circuits that can be electrically...