Milk foaming device
The invention relates to a milk foaming device with a mixing chamber, which is arranged downstream of a steam supply pipe and which is connected to a milk...
A fryer includes: a housing; an oil vat; a combusting and heating unit; an operational panel provided at a front face of the housing; and an exhaust pipe...
A toaster in which spaced, vertically oriented heating assemblies are nested within a cover that pivots between open and closed positions. In the open position,...
Brewing apparatus and process for making infusions or beverages,
A brewing apparatus (1,101) for making infusions, particularly espresso, including a pumping unit (2,102) for pumping water from a tank (3,103) to a water...
Water purifier and cooler, bottle and cap cleaner, and water filler and
An automated apparatus that sterilizes and refills beverage containers with filtered water and any number of additives or ingredients such as nutrients, health...
A piston is equipped with a skirt that has a sliding surface provided with an oil repellent resin layer. A solid lubricating resin layer and the oil repellent...
Systems and methods for controlling hydraulic actuators
Methods and systems for controlling a hydraulic motor are described. By way of illustration, a motor control system has a first input configured to receive a...
Active armor systems
An improvement in an electric armor system designed to prevent, among other things, a rocket-propelled grenade (RPG) from penetrating the hull of a fighting...
Modular spaced armor assembly
A method and device for protecting a surface. The device includes modular spaced armor assemblies having a ceramic face plate, a composite backing plate, and a...
Portable protection device
A portable protection system including a selectively collapsible truss for supporting a protection member. The truss is movable between a collapsed position and...
Method and apparatus for defeating ballistic projectiles
A method and apparatus for defeating high-velocity projectiles. A plurality tile are retained in an imbricated pattern row by row such that each disk in a row...
Gun mount and ejection system
An armament system for aircraft includes gun mount and ejection system for a machine gun. The gun mount and ejection system includes an ejection chute assembly...
A manual food dicer includes a frame equipped with a cross blade and two guiding rails, a carriage movable in translation, and a longitudinal cutting knife...
Stand for supporting a hand-held powered operated band saw
A method and apparatus for converting a portable band saw to an upright stationary table band saw includes a stand having a base, at least one vertically...
Shearing apparatus with clamps for carrying and locking the material
A shearing apparatus (10) for material unwound from reels comprises a support frame (12) for a working table (14) whereon a moving tape (16) is wound; said...
Article slicer with integral pick and placer
Tomatoes (11) or other articles are placed over moving cutter blades (20) in article openings (46) of an article locator (44) of the article slicer (10)....
The invention is based on a machine tool, in particular a circular power saw, for machining a workpiece, having a covering (10) for guarding a user against...
A saw with a base assembly, a table pivotably attached to the base assembly, a housing pivotably attached to the table, at least one rail slidably connected to...
Method and apparatus to remove cast from an individual
A method for installing a fiberglass cast on and removing the cast from an individual includes an openended pliable thin-walled polymer guide track and cutting...
Method and device for separating continuously conveyed material webs
Material webs (1), in particular printed products which are designed as two-ups or multiple-ups, are separated parallel to a conveyor direction (F) during an...
Head section for a rotary cutting device
A head section for a rotary cutting device includes a body portion that includes a blade passage defined between a blade entrance opening and a blade exit...
A cast-cutter for use in removing a cast from a patient comprises a body (20), cutting means (18, 148, 230) supported by the body (20), and a protection member...
Apparatus for automatically detecting the position of the cutting tool in
the computerized numerically...
Disclosed is an apparatus for automatically detecting the position of a cutting tool in a computerized numerically controlled lathe which is capable of...
Devices and methods for cutting a vertebral implant
The present application is directed to devices and methods for cutting a spinal implant. In one embodiment, the device includes a handle and a head. The handle...
Socket wrench with washer gripping arms
A multipurpose socket wrench includes an elongated tubular body with an internal opening extending longitudinally from the distal end and having a hexagonal...
Rotary ratchet wrench
A hand tool is disclosed. The hand tool has a gripping portion and a distal end with an attachment end disposed thereon. A ratcheting mechanism is combined with...
Quick-release device for umbilical
The present invention is a quick-release device for engaging an umbilical. The device includes a coupling base and arms. The coupling base has a top surface and...
E-Z lid lifter
The "invention" is a unique device that has but one relevant purpose and that is to engage both regular and large mouthed mason jars that have been vacuum...
Compact pedal assembly with improved noise control
A compact vehicle pedal includes a mounting bracket having a lower arm with guide slot. A swing plate having a mounting face and upper arm with guide slot is...
Shift control device for a bicycle transmission
A shift control apparatus for a bicycle comprises an output transmission member that moves to at least a first output position and a second output position, a...
XY linear slide mechanism
An X-Y linear slide mechanism includes a first block member having opposing exterior and interior surfaces, a second block member having a planar interior...
Robotic arms with coaxially mounted helical spring means
A robotic arm comprising a plurality of segments, each comprising articulated links, and means for causing each segment to bend so the arm can follow a...
Auxiliary device for mechanical arm
An auxiliary device for a mechanical arm includes a supporting base, two reciprocating engines, a rotational plate, and four suction members. The reciprocating...
Power steering device including a compliant gear
A power steering device includes a first gear provided on the first shaft, the first gear having a centerline axis, and a second gear operatively connected to...
Device for synchronization and engagement of a gear transmission of a
A synchronization and engagement device for a gear transmission of a motor vehicle is provided with: a cylindrical hollow portion, which is fixed and coaxial...
Shift operation device of automatic transmission
A shift operation device includes: a shift operation member including: a shaft portion; and an arm portion protruding in a radial direction with respect to a...
Multi-group transmission of a motor vehicle
A motor vehicle transmission having at least two transmission groups and a method for operation of the transmission in which a mechanism is provided for...
Modular split shaft transfer case
A split shaft transfer case includes a first housing portion and a second housing portion that are secured together along a plane of engagement to form an...
A screw mounting hole and a female screw part are formed in a bearing part of a gear cover, and the screw insertion hole is formed in the idle shaft. The idle...
Base design for self-centering
A device having at least one housing and one bottom connected to the housing. In this context, the housing has a housing wall and the bottom at least one base....
The present invention relates to a probe having an elongated main body with a proximal end for attachment to a wall of a duct or volume and a distal end that is...
Force sensing system for a tensioned flexible member
A force sensing system comprising a force sensor cell with the necessary electronics to acquire and process various signals. The signals may provide force...
The present invention aims at detecting torque with a high degree of precision, by suppressing influences such as disturbance and rotation dependency. An output...
Tactile sensor array for soft tissue elasticity imaging
A tactile sensor array includes a first electrode layer and a second electrode layer with a two-phase compressible dielectric material therebetween. A...
Multi-vortex flowmeter integrating pressure gauge
A multi-vortex flowmeter includes a vortex type detection device including a measurement tube provided in a flow channel to allow a fluid to be measured to...
Device and method for measuring electromechanical properties and
microstructure of nano-materials under stress...
A device for measuring electromechanical properties and microstructure of nano-materials under stress state comprises two bimetallic strips placed on an...
Ultra-miniature multi-hole probes having high frequency, high temperature
Embodiments of an ultra miniature pressure probe are disclosed. The pressure probe can include a probe body, a plurality of transducer ports, and a plurality of...
Heating and air conditioning service gauge
A service gauge for determining refrigerant pressure and the saturated vapor equivalent temperature, or other parameters, for a refrigerant in an HVAC system....
Pressure transducer structures suitable for curved surfaces
A novel flexible transducer structure is suitable for attaching to curved surface such as the leading edge of an aircraft wing. The structure comprises a thin...
A pressure measuring device for measuring and/or monitoring the pressure of a measured medium. The pressure measuring device includes a sensor housing and a...