Apparatus and method for detecting article multifeed in a predefined
region of a flat article
A document processing device capable of detecting a multifeed condition is configured to determine criteria of the multifeed or condition. If a detected...
Sheet conveyance apparatus
A sheet conveyance apparatus capable of detecting a sheet end portion in a short time period even if sheets are conveyed at a narrow interval and at high speed,...
In the state that a preceding sheet awaits at an awaiting position, a pair of conveying rollers are separated from each other, and the front end of a subsequent...
Image forming apparatus with width reguating member
The present invention provides a sheet feeder apparatus in which a regulating member can securely be fixed without generating lateral slip of a sheet and an...
Device for separating individual flat, bendable objects from the underside
of a stack of such objects and for...
A device for separating of individual, flat objects from the underside of a stack of this kind of objects (2) includes a roll bed conveyor consisting of a...
Method and an apparatus in the advancement of packaging blanks
A method of advancing packaging blanks disposed standing upright in a magazine, one after the other, in a file or queue resting against the bottom of the...
Retard roller and retard roller module having such retard roller
A retard roller of an automatic document feeder provides a frictional force to separate plural documents from each other. The retard roller can provide a first...
Dual-stack document storage bin for use in a self-service bunch document
A dual-stack document storage bin comprises a substantially U-shaped container including a first bottom wall which interconnects first and second sidewalls to...
Sheet loading apparatus
A sheet folding apparatus, including: sheet folder configured to fold a sheet bundle; a sheet bundle discharger configured to discharge a folded sheet bundle,...
Form having abutting tape-interconnected substrates and method of making
A business form product (10) broadly including a printable sheet (12), a magnetic sheet (14) aligned edge-to-edge with the printable sheet (12) to define a seam...
Flexible jaw vise accessory for irregular objects
A vise jaw accessory that attaches to a conventional vise having a unique means of mounting above the vise, using a set of accessory jaw brackets, front and...
Clamp locking mechanism in device for welding plastic tubes
A device for welding plastic tubes includes a laterally movable tube holder having tube holding areas and a laterally fixed tube holder having tube holding...
Power tool driver holder
The present invention can be used to hold one's screw driving bits directly on the tool so a specific bit can easily be found and employed as needed. Each...
Prepping, spraying and drying rack system for doors
A painter rack for supporting one door in a horizontal position during prepping or painting, or at least one door also in a horizontal position during drying....
End plated shear-hub isolator
An elastomeric isolator has an elastomeric body which incorporates an inner structural member and an outer structural member. The elastomeric body includes a...
Gas suspension member and method
A gas suspension member includes a first section and a second section. The first section includes an end wall and a side wall that at least partially form an...
Contact tray for a mass transfer column
The valve cover has a pair of tabs at the ends that are inserted into end sections of an orifice in the tray deck. The tabs of the valve cover abut against the...
Rotary disk humidifier
A rotary disk humidifier of the type that has multiple parallel spaced disks rotatably mounted in a water reservoir in a housing with controls for maintaining...
Powered canister opener
A device for opening a cylindrically bilateral filter canister, such as that houses the M98 chemical, biological, radiological filter for storage and transport....
Mechanism for alternative power or manual operation of a yacht winch
A power or manually operated winch mechanism for handling the running rigging lines of a sailing yacht. The winch includes a winding drum, which winds and...
Cable pulling system
A cable pulling system comprising a lower pulley assembly, an intermediate pulley assembly, and an upper pulley assembly. The system allows for a cable to be...
Hydraulic jack with lowering control means
A hydraulic jack comprising a hydraulically actuated saddle movable from a first lowered position to a second raised position, the jack having a handle which,...
Valve seat apparatus for use with fluid valves
A valve seat apparatus for use with fluid valves is described. An example valve seat apparatus includes a flexible seal disposed between a cage and a valve body...
Faucet with floating seal member
A liquid dispensing faucet including a flow control lever engaging a sealing member within an internal cavity of a faucet body. The sealing member is held...
Valve actuator assembly
An actuator assembly for actuating a valve includes an extensible bellow having an open end and a closed end, a stem operable to contact the closed end and to...
Solenoid gas valve
A solenoid valve has a main body defining a gas inlet passage, a gas outlet passage, and a cavity; a core tube forming a closure for said cavity so as to...
Mold for producing silica crucible
In a mold for use in the production of a silica crucible, a cylindrical rim member is engagedly supported through hooks to an inner side of an upper opening...
Formation of foamed resin article
An embedment member of a foamed resin article such as a seat pad formed in a mold. The mold is provided with engaging projections and a pocket portion formed in...
Methods and systems for lifting a vehicle
In one embodiment, a system for lifting and supporting a vehicle is described. The system includes at least one vehicle hoist fitting configured to distribute...
Equipoising support apparatus
A force exerting device having a force exerting structure including a load arm as a first side, pivotable about a load pivot, a resilient member attached to the...
Mounting clip with improved noise vibration and harshness damping
A clip assembly for attaching two component assemblies while reducing NVH characteristics comprising a first clip portion; a second clip portion; and a middle...
Theft resistant video projector and mount
A video projector and mounting assembly that securely mounts and protects the projector from theft. A video projector unit is adapted with a housing that...
The present invention concerns a mounting device for fastening a chair or seat to a groove (41), said groove comprising engagement means (45), where the...
Modular shoring assembly with length adjustable support
A modular shoring assembly is described. Also described is a length-adjustable support for use with said modular shoring assembly which allows for the height of...
Telescopic support with internal brake
The telescopic support with an internal brake provides a telescoping tube with a selectively actuable and adjustable internal braking mechanism. At least one...
Stability support TV anti-tip device
A support device for a flat appliance is disclosed. The support device includes a mounting plate having at least one hole defined therein. The mounting plate is...
Lifting platform with microadjustment mechanisms
A lifting platform with microadjustment mechanisms comprises plural microadjustment mechanisms. The microadjustment mechanisms can cooperate with adjustment...
Adapter for portable negative pressure wound therapy device
A holder for a therapeutic device for treating wounds of the type having a housing equipped with a fluid mover for one of raising, compressing, or transferring...
Separator with integrated storage for securing an electrical charging
device and providing wire management
A separating device with integrated storage securing an electrical charging device and providing wire management for portable computers, such as notebook...
Supporting structure and flat panel display assembly using same
A supporting structure is provided for supporting a flat panel display. The supporting structure includes a brace and a base. The brace includes a chassis and a...
Height adjustable support assembly for supporting a furniture component
above a work surface
A multi-configurable furniture assembly including height adjustable legs, a height adjustable pedestal support structure, a variable height foot support for...
Integrated DIN rail attachment feature for superior attachment
An electronics module includes a base and a cover connected to the base. The base includes a recess adapted to receive an associated mounting rail. At least one...
Provided is a suction cup including a cover, a shell, a suction mouth and an operating mechanism. The cover forms an opening. The shell is fixedly mounted on...
Device for holding packages
A device for holding a plurality of dispensing packages enables the packages to be independently removed and replaced. In one embodiment, the holding device...
Optical equipment mounting devices and systems
Optical equipment mounting devices and systems are provided. In an embodiment of the present invention an optical mounting system can generally comprise a...
Adjustable work stand for motorcycles
An adjustable work stand for motorcycles includes a platform and platform support means. The platform support means includes left and right vertical support...
Image display apparatus
A large-screen image display apparatus includes a stand for supporting the display module, which has a leg portion. The leg portion of the stand is inserted...
Swivel, display device and electronic apparatus
A swivel includes: a circular fixed base; and a movable stage capable of rotating relative to the fixed base.
Flat-screen monitor support
A flat-screen monitor support comprises a body having means for attachment of a monitor thereto and a locking means operable to lock against a support post...
Trainline support bracket
A trainline support bracket for connection to a railcar having a yoke and a coupler attached to the railcar and a coupler-uncoupling mechanism housing attached...