Internal combustion engine exhaust treatment having a single valve
directing exhaust to dual NOx traps
A single valve (23, 50) directs engine exhaust (11, 12) toward alternative NOx traps (19, 20) which are adjacent to either diesel particulate filters (40, 41)...
Fuel control device and fuel control method
At the start-up of an engine, the ignition timing and the air-fuel ratio are controlled to prevent overload onto the volume of ISC air and decreased torque and...
System for an engine having a particulate matter sensor
A system for improving operation of an engine having a particulate matter sensor is presented. The system may be used to improve engine operation during cold...
Arrangement for controlling fluid jets injected into a fluid stream
In an air mixing arrangement wherein a primary fluid is introduced through an opening in a wall to be mixed with a secondary fluid flowing along the wall...
Track beam for the cowling of jet engines
Track beams for the cowling of a jet engine for aircraft are formed of a base body with at least one slide for displaceably mounting a thrust reverser of the...
Lateral flow high voltage propellant isolator
A high voltage propellant isolator includes at least two different types of isolator rings or segments, in alternating lateral arrangement, that direct the flow...
Oil-impregnated bushing, oil-free chain and method for manufacturing
The oil-free chain is obtained by connecting a pair of inner link plates which are connected by oil-impregnated bushings and a pair of outer link plates, which...
Device for assembling and disassembling a bicycle chain
A device for assembling and disassembling a bicycle chain comprises a main body, an actuating member, a rod member, a pulling member, and an elastic plate. The...
Wire twisting device
A wire twisting device and a method for use is provided. One embodiment includes a plate having a wire engaging face, a tool engaging face, and a plurality or...
Harvesters selectively harvest agricultural objects, such as asparagus spears. One harvester includes at least one set of independently controllable cutter arm...
A harvester for brassicas, the harvester being movable along a plant row and comprising an endless conveyor orientated in the direction of the plant row, the...
Reel mower cutting unit with gauge wheels
A reel mower cutting unit having a cutting reel with a horizontal axis is supported by a front roller and a rear roller in a mowing position. A lift arm may...
Lawnmower cutting deck and releasable blade
A cutting system for a lawnmower or the like includes multiple blade assemblies driven by a motor, each motor independently operable with respect to each other...
Automated prescription filling system/method with automated labeling and
packaging system/method and automated...
Computer assisted systems, methods and mediums for filling one or more orders. One embodiment of the present invention is a system that includes an order...
Heat and pressure resistant bottle with increased oxygen barrier and
method of production
This invention provides a bottle that allows for easy and efficient application of shrink sleeves. The ease of application is partly a result of the invention's...
Medical fluid container
A flexible non-PVC, non-DEHP container or bag for medical fluids has a container body formed of a multiple layer polyolefin film. The container has one or more...
Tower structure and method of assembling
A modular tower structure is described herein. The modular tower uses a cost-effective, efficient design that reduces the amount of steel necessary for tower...
Fastener receptacle for a panel
A panel includes a core and a fastener receptacle extending into the core. The fastener receptacle has an internal hollow and an opening to the internal hollow....
Door adapted for automated assembly
A door adapted for automated assembly includes a door frame, a first door sheet and a second door sheet. The door frame preferably includes a hinge rail, a...
Structure for steel door
The present invention relates to an improved structure for a steel door which comprises a steel door frame and a steel door panel which is hinged on one side of...
Landscaping wall structure and form
In an embodiment of the present invention, the foregoing is addressed by providing a combination retaining wall structure and masonry form apparatus comprising...
Snap-fit pultrusion for housing elements
The invention provides snap fit pultrusion housing elements for joining structurally insulated panels suitable for housing and shelter construction. The housing...
Panel for use in a siding system for providing a decorative covering on a
The present invention relates to a siding system for covering a support surface comprising a panel including a body presenting a plane and having a top edge and...
A composite shingle having unitary construction is presented that includes a body shell, a plurality of longitudinal ribs, and a plurality of rib stiffeners....
Decorative ceiling/wall panel
A decorative panel for installation on a ceiling or wall as part of a grid of panels. Each of the panels includes a formed sheet of thin sheet metal or plastic...
Spacer assembly for preventing an acoustic short circuit in a building
A spacer assembly adapted to prevent the formation of acoustical short circuits in a building ceiling, floor and/or wall assembly. The spacer assembly includes...
Hail damage-resistance roof assembly and method for making same
Disclosed herein is a hail resistant roof system having a roof deck. An insulation layer is supported by the roof deck. An energy absorbing layer supported by...
Hold down system
A fastener assembly comprises a first cylindrical member disposed within a second cylindrical member. One of the first and second cylindrical members is movable...
Assembly for straightening a basement's wall
An assembly for straightening a basement's wall, the basement having a floor and being covered by joists which are spaced from each other on center distances to...
Roof and wall covering with improved corner construction
A plastic molded wall covering that includes a plurality of one piece plastic molded corner moldings mounted in a vertically stacked array. The corner moldings...
Connecting device for curtain wall units
A connecting device for curtain wall units is disclosed. The connecting device comprises: a claw arm having a horizontal arm for carrying the curtain wall...
The invention disclosed herein is directed to a fire retardant head-of-wall assembly configured to seal a linear head-of-wall construction joint or gap when...
Linoleum covered plate where the edge of the plate is covered with
linoleum band without base
A method where linoleum with a base is introduced in an apparatus, the linoleum conveyed on a working surface and advanced against a cutting edge, the cutting...
An aluminum floor for fencing has an improved friction surface with traction-enhancing grooves and is configured to reduce noise. Aluminum extrusions forming...
Solar panel and equipment mounting apparatus for roofs
Disclosed is an apparatus for mounting equipment or solar photovoltaic structures to roofs where the apparatus base plate engages the roof surface directly,...
Photovoltaic solar panel mounting system
A system and method for mounting photovoltaic solar panels onto a roof. The system includes first and second strut rails spaced from the roof employing a series...
Energy dissipation damper system in structure subject to dynamic loading
A damper system for installation in a structure to dissipate seismic and wind energy transmitted to the structure, includes first and second pairs of elongated...
Wedge set, especially for use in fastening floor joists
A wedge set for use in fastening floor joists consists of two interslidable wedge members (1, 2) adapted to abut each other along cooperating first abutment...
Roof construction having a roof skin mounted on a base construction and including a bottom skin and a top skin mounted above and spaced apart from the bottom...
A modular retractable enclosure is provided. The retractable enclosure includes moveable bays that telescopically retract inside each other. Each bay is made...
Adjustable countertop mounting system
The invention provides an adjustable mounting system for mounting countertops and other similar structures to a wall or other similar structure. Adjustable...
The Downspout Claw is made of clear plastic which enables one to see any debris which may have collected on its fingered protrusions inside the downspout pipe....
Re-deployable above ground shelter
Work crews temporarily operating in remote areas can be subject to dangers such as tornadoes, hurricanes and explosive blast waves. A re-deployable aboveground...
A safety gate for efficiently controlling ingress or egress for children, pets, and the like into and out of a designated area. The safety gate generally...
Coil spring counterbalance
Disclosed is a pivotable, multi-coil spring counterbalance, and method for using the same, which allows the user to readily attach a desired number of coil...
Window or door frame having brace device
A frame includes a seat attached to a lower beam, and an anchor attached to an upper beam and having a pivotal catch tongue, a tubular member has a lower...
Sliding door opening/closing device for vehicle
The present invention provides a sliding door opening/closing device for a vehicle that applies a sufficient opening/closing drive force to the left and right...
Bahama awning hurricane shutter
A Bahama awning-type shutter with functional louvers that is strong enough to withstand all tropical weather and test standards relating to and including...
Speed control system for an access gate
An access control apparatus for an access gate. The access gate typically has a rotator that is configured to rotate around a rotator axis at a first variable...
Releasably integrated structural planter and adjustable irrigation system
for controllably watering the planter...
Planter systems include planters releasably integrated with a support structure primarily by releasable and penetrable engagement that is sufficient to support...