Window lift system and method for fitting a window pane
A window lift system, especially for the side window of a motor vehicle, includes (i) a pulling device and (ii) a catch for a window pane, which can be moved up...
Self adjusting track chain adjustment trolley
A self adjusting chain adjustment trolley comprising a stabilizer bar trolley assembly affixed to a chain tensioner assembly for translationally engaging a...
Mechanism for adjusting mounting position of window regulator
A window regulator having a rail (20) with a mounting hole (24). A bracket (30) is mountable to a vehicle door. The bracket (30) has a cam guiding feature (38)...
Compound barrier mechanism for passageway control
A barrier mechanism for providing selective access to a passageway on the floor of a lobby, room or pavilion. It utilizes a frame and carriage assembly thereon,...
On-demand control of subsurface watering
A watering device for deployment within soil for watering vegetation by releasing water into the soil in which the vegetation is growing. The device includes a...
Block used for landscape and related applications
A block (30) useful in creating, for example, a landscape edging, a patio framing for a patio is L-shaped and includes a first member (32) and a second member...
Marcotting device and method
A marcotting device includes a housing for housing a predetermined portion of branch therein. Such housing includes two sides hingedly attached to each other,...
A flyswatter (10) having an elastically deformable swatting member (16) with a plurality of protrusions (20) formed thereon. The protrusions (20) are spaced...
Bird decoy with recess for removable stake
A first aspect of the invention is a bird decoy, including a body; a weighted keel; a sleeve, wherein the sleeve includes a slot that fits over the keel; and a...
Air-actuated wing assemblies
An air-actuated wing assembly includes an assembly base having a generally elongated, flat, planar base panel; a wing body carried by the base panel of the...
Gun with mounted sighting device
A sighting device is mountable to a gun. The device includes a light source (preferably a laser), a power source connectable to the light source and a mount...
Rail clamp mount
A rail clamp mount that may be quickly and easily firmly secured to a rail, such as a rail carried by a gun, and that may be quickly and easily released from...
Firearm buttstock assembly and method
A firearm buttstock includes a buttstock body having first, second and third passages. A transfer member is received in the second passage and a retaining...
Safety system for firearms
A firearm enabling and disabling electronic system comprising a base unit (1) and a safety device (4) adapted to be incorporated into a firearm (7). Each of the...
Model 1911 semiautomatic pistol thumb safety
A model 1911 semiautomatic pistol thumb safety or decocking lever adapted to be coupled to a model 1911 receiver. The thumb safety has a selector pivotally...
Magazine well extension for a firearm
A magazine well extension for a firearm having a magazine well and a trigger guard consists of a tapered monolithic hollow extension body closely matched to the...
Tie for identification ring
A tie comprising a strap (1) having two end portions (1A, 1B) respectively provided with a female portion and a male portion of a fastening system is...
Messaging sign having plates and reversible locking system
The invention relates to a nurse messaging system having a rotating cover, which allows the user to move informative indicia plates externally from the frame...
Illuminating display systems
An exemplary system comprises a power regulator and an emitting apparatus. The emitting apparatus is typically attached to or integrated with a display object,...
Quick release screw connector for earth-moving equipment
A connector for earth-moving equipment subjected to contact with earth, abrasive materials and the like has a nut with a body and a hole extending through the...
Ground engaging tool system
A ground engaging tool system comprises a ground engaging tool such as a tip, an adapter mounted to or part of a work tool, and a rotating lock member. The...
In embodiments of the invention, a dredging head assembly uses vacuum only, or a combination of vacuum and flexible PVC tines, rather than the harsh digging...
Suction tube device provided with drive systems and method of repairing
A suction tube device having a frame, a tube, a centrifugal pump which cooperates with the tube, and a cutter head at one end of the tube. The tube, centrifugal...
Zero clearance attachment
A device that allows safe and complete clearing of snow or other material away from obstacles such as, buildings, doors, vehicles, machinery, etc. The device...
Plow including independently moveable wings
A snow plow is provided with an articulated wing blade. The snow plow includes a hitch frame nose assembly configured to couple to a vehicle by securing each of...
Footwear with projections activated by horizontal sliding
Surface-engaging footwear projections can automatically be activated by horizontal sliding motion. In an example, horizontal sliding motion can turn one or more...
Footwear sole with a removable heel insert
The invention relates to an article of footwear having a hollow heel cavity that is adapted to receive a heel insert. A user can interchange heel inserts of...
A welted footwear construction with a direct-attach outsole and an internal tray containing a low density cushioning material. The welt may be secured to the...
Sole, and footwear provided with the same
A sole and footwear provided with such soles are capable of properly controlling the movement of a foot pressure center, using a simple configuration. This sole...
Foot conditioning device and method
The device and methodology of the present invention promotes and maintains the user's Pointe position of the foot in a completely, at-rest, passive manner. It...
Vented shoe assembly
A self-ventilating shoe assembly including an upper having an outer layer, a porous middle layer, and an inner layer; and a sole including an outsole; is...
Front ring for a household appliance door
A household appliance includes a housing having an opening for accessing an interior of the housing, a tub disposed inside the housing and having a rotating...
Vacuum drying apparatus of circulative preheating type
A vacuum drying apparatus of a circulative preheating type comprises a working area, containing a material-filling-preheating sub-area, a heating sub-area, a...
Cylindrical dryer having conduits provided within a plurality of holding
A dryer uses conduits to carry a heating medium, such as steam, to heat the outer surface of the dryer. The volume of steam is successfully reduced to...
Measuring and marking device
A measuring and marking device used as an attachment to, or as an integral part of, a standard tape measure. The device comprises a specially configured stop...
Tool for use in marking tiles
A tool suitable for holding a ruling tile for using in making a cutting line on a cutting tile. The tool comprises a tile receiving means and a support means...
Multifunctional airway evaluator for orotracheal intubation
A multifunctional airway evaluator for orotracheal intubation includes first and second connected elongated arms, movable relative to each other about a pivot...
Mounting apparatus for articulated arm laser scanner
An articulated arm can include a plurality of articulated arm members, a probe, a receiving portion at a distal end comprising a threaded portion, and a base at...
Tool, method and marking system
The present invention pertains generally to marking and/or measuring surfaces adjacent to the curved and/or off angle object's surface, positioned...
Apparatus and method for cutting rubber portion of conveyer belt
An apparatus and method for cutting a rubber portion of conveyer belt using a splitting member having a triple blade consisting of a V-shaped thin blade and a...
A portable implement is provided that includes a guide rod having a tool element arranged on one end and a motor for driving the tool element arranged on the...
A rod cutter and method of measuring rod length and then cutting, and including two telescoping handles operable with only longitudinal force on the handles....
Hair removing device
A hair removal apparatus with a housing and an actuator head movable in the housing. The actuator head accommodates an actuator system that removes the hairs...
A utility knife includes a handle, a blade carrier, and a blade depth adjustment assembly. The blade carrier is mechanically coupled to the handle and...
Method for supporting loads in a coal-dust-laden environment
A bearing for use in a particulate-laden environment uses the particles as a lubricant between the opposed bearing surfaces, which are coated with a tungsten...
Method for producing a sandwich construction, in particular a sandwich
construction for the aeronautical and...
The present invention provides a method of producing a construction, in particular a sandwich construction for the aeronautical and aerospace fields, comprising...
Press-hardened component and method for the production of a press-hardened
A method for the production of press-hardened components, in particular a vehicle body component, from a semifinished product (2) made of unhardened,...
Method for making drainage element
The machine employs a forming collar to shape a continuous web of material longitudinally about a barrel with the longitudinal edges splayed outwardly and over...
Method for downhole screen manufacturing
A method of making a screen for downhole use uses mesh screen layers that are diffusion bonded to each other. The ends that will overlap to make a seam when the...
Method of manufacturing a steering wheel
A method of manufacturing a steering wheel, comprising: forming a rim portion separately with a decorative outer coating via a first forming process; forming a...