Free track elliptical exercise apparatus
The present invention relates to a standup exercise apparatus that simulates walking and jogging with arm exercise. More particularly, the present invention...
Provided is a handgrip including first and second operating arms that are spaced apart from each other; first and second link arms that are sequentially and...
System and method to reduce stall during deceleration fuel shut off
A method of controlling fuel injection in an engine of a vehicle comprising of deactivating a fuel injector of the engine during a deceleration condition of the...
System and method for controlling machine component temperatures
The temperature of a machine component is controlled by transferring heat generated by a torque converter under restricted conditions to the component. The...
Multi-ratio rotorcraft drive system and a method of changing gear ratios
A multi-ratio rotorcraft drive system and a method of changing gear ratios thereof are disclosed. According to one embodiment, the multi-ratio rotorcraft drive...
Control system and method for accelerator pedal based shift point
stabilization for an automatic transmission
A control system for determining a desired gear ratio of an automatic transmission includes a pedal rate module that determines a pedal rate of an accelerator...
Transmission scheduling for multi-stroke engine
A multi-mode internal combustion engine is described. As one example, the engine may be transitioned between a two stroke mode and a four stroke mode in...
Control device for power transmission device for vehicles
A power transmission device for a vehicle having a clutch 3 between an engine 1 and a transmission 4, preventing variation in the engine torque and shift shock...
System constraints method of controlling operation of an
electro-mechanical transmission with an additional...
Operation of an electro-mechanical transmission includes determining motor torque constraints and battery power constraints. An additional constraint on the...
Drive system for an industrial truck with an internal combustion engine
A drive system with either a four-shaft epicyclic gearing consisting of two fixed links or one fixed link. A first shaft is coupled to an engine and a second...
Continuously variable transmission
A continuously variable transmission (CVT) having a main shaft configured to support and position various components of the CVT. Shift cam discs cooperate with...
Multi-speed transmission having four planetary gear sets
A transmission is provided having an input member, an output member, four planetary gear sets, a plurality of coupling members and a plurality of torque...
A clutching device that achieves torque modulation and/or speed trimming by manipulating only a fraction of torque transferred, but over a wider speed range, is...
Gear train with split torque
A gear train is provided that includes at least one side gear comprising a helical face gear and a plurality of helical pinions in meshing engagement with the...
In a transmission including a multiple planetary mechanism into which power from a driving source is inputted through an input shaft, clutches are provided...
Planetary transmission with continuously variable transmission ratio
A planetary transmission having a continuously variable transmission ratio. The transmission includes two sun wheels having sun wheel circumferential surfaces,...
Gear reducer electric motor assembly with internal brake
A compact gear reducer electric motor assembly with an internal brake disclosed and claimed wherein a high speed electric motor is interconnected with a gear...
Belt pulley for the output shaft of a gear, gear, electric motor, and
The invention relates to a belt pulley for the output shaft of a gear being driven by an electric motor, with a support for a drive belt at the outer periphery...
The invention relates to a hydraulic system for actuating a continuously variable belt-driven conical-pulley transmission having two conical pulleys encircled...
Control apparatus for continuously-variable transmission of vehicle
A control apparatus for an automatic transmission includes a control section having a target secondary pressure setting section configured to set a target...
Panel configuration for a game ball
A game ball, which may be a soccer ball or a variety of other types of ball. The game ball includes a plurality of pentagonal panels, with each of the...
A broadhead is formed from a ferrule, at least one blade pivotally coupled to the ferrule, and a biasing member positioned under the blade between the ferrule....
Pitching machine having optimal adjustability
A pitching machine configured for adjustment by a user, and including a pitching head, a first macro-adjustment device and a first micro-adjustment device. The...
Multi-piece solid golf ball
The invention provides a multi-piece solid golf ball composed of a solid core, a cover, at least one intermediate layer interposed therebetween, and a plurality...
High moment of inertia wood-type golf clubs and golf club heads
Wood-type golf club heads include: (a) a club head body including heel, toe, crown, sole, and weighted rear portions; and (b) a variable thickness ball striking...
Golf club face having encapsulated tuned structure
A golf club head has a face portion and a body portion. The face portion has a support frame, a matrix structure attached to and contained within the support...
Forged iron-type golf clubs
Forged cavity back iron-type clubs and oversize clubs are disclosed. These forged clubs have thin, durable hitting face and relatively large cavity volumes....
A golf club 2 is provided with a head 4, a shaft 6, and a ferrule 8. The head 4 has a hosel hole 22. The hosel hole 22 has a large-diameter part 24 and a...
Interchangeable shaft and club head connection system
Disclosed herein is a golf club including a shaft, a club head and several devices for releasably connecting the shaft to the club head.
Interchangeable shaft system
A golf club incorporating an interchangeable shaft system includes a shaft, a shaft sleeve, a club head and a fastener. The shaft sleeve is coupled to an end of...
Golf club and golf club head with interchangeable body component
An iron type golf club head includes a club head having a first body component defining a striking face, and a second body component releasably secured to the...
Golf club head and system
A golf club head system and a golf club head for inclusion into a golf club are provided. The golf club head system includes two or more rear or secondary body...
Sports training device and methods of use
The various embodiments of the present invention include, but are not limited to, sports training devices that are beneficial for training in activities...
Golf club having alignment markings
The present invention relates to a golf club having alignment markings that assist a golfer in finding a proper and consistent posture before addressing the...
A golf or tennis training apparatus for helping a player to improve his/her balance while practicing a swing using a disc shaped member of flexible material...
System and method for a golf tournament
The present invention enhances a golf tournament using novel tournament scoring and novel rules that include allowing viewer interaction with a live tournament...
Method for laying a passable surface, for instance a playing ground, and
surface thus formed
The invention relates to a method for laying a playable surface such as a playing field, comprising the steps of forming a hard substrate, arranging on the hard...
A miniature spooling apparatus is described. The miniature spooling apparatus includes a housing having a miniature motor attached within the housing. The...
System and process for stacking electronic game tables
A system and process for aggregating and displaying information about a plurality of gaming tables to a user comprising a stacking component and a console area....
Wagering game with alternating picks
Method and system are disclosed for conducting a wagering game having increased excitement and enjoyment over existing wagering games. The method and system...
Adaptation for alternate gaming input devices
Mechanisms for adjusting signals between gaming controllers and gaming consoles are disclosed. In an embodiment, the output signals of a mouse control a gaming...
Combined musical instrument and gaming device
One or more gaming machines are associated with a musical instrument. The musical instrument has a housing and one or more elements for generating sound. The...
Game apparatus, game message displaying method and storage medium storing
A game apparatus includes a CPU, and in the game apparatus, letters are displayed as visual support for a sound generated by a message generating object. When a...
Social supply harvest mechanic for interactive social games
Systems and methods that provide a social supply harvest mechanic for interactive social games are described. In some embodiments, a method receives a request...
System and method for recording and displaying a graphical path in a video
A system and method for recording and displaying a graphical path in a video game is provided. Upon initiation of a time-trial run, the player views a...
System and methods for controlling an overhead sign for a gaming system
Systems and methods for controlling an overhead sign in a system of gaming machines and a sign controller are described. One aspect of the systems and methods...
Class II/Class III hybrid gaming machine, system and methods
The present invention provides a gaming machine that can play both Class II and Class III games. Some implementations provide a gaming machine that has certain...
Gaming device for a flat rate play session and method of operating same
The present invention is directed generally to a method and apparatus for operating a gaming device having a flat rate play session costing a flat rate price....
Wagering game with symbol array defined by multi-symbol objects
A gaming system for conducting a wagering game includes a display for displaying a plurality of multi-symbol objects having a plurality of sides so that the...
Slot machine games
A method, apparatus, and computer readable storage medium for implementing a slot machine game with cascading reels. Reels and further reels can be spun,...