Intermediate housing floor for a fluid kinetic machine
An intermediate housing floor for a fluid kinetic machine is provided. The intermediate housing floor includes a partial joint at which the intermediate housing...
Alignment device for gas turbine casings
In one embodiment, an alignment device may be configured to align a first turbine engine casing and a second turbine engine casing. The alignment device may...
Fan device and fan device assembly
A fan device for easily being attached to a fixing plate includes a pair of sliding slots symmetrically defined in two opposite sides thereof, and at least one...
Diffuser-nozzle assembly for a turbomachine
A diffuser-nozzle assembly mounted at the outlet from a centrifugal compressor is disclosed. The assembly includes a plurality of vanes carried by a radially...
Centrifugal blower with partitioned scroll diffuser
A centrifugal blower having at least one radial plane dividing its scroll into sub-sections which may vary as to cut-off points and axial and radial dimensions...
A steam turbine has a stationary section, a turbine rotor, nozzle diaphragms, and a nozzle box. The stationary section includes a casing. The turbine rotor...
Riser clamp for pumps for pumping molten metal
This disclosure features a transfer pump for pumping molten metal having a riser with a reusable socket. The pump includes a motor, support structure above a...
Turbine engine for aircraft
Disclosed is an aircraft turbine engine. The turbine engine includes an air intake having a tubular internal wall and a fan enclosed by a tubular fan casing,...
Guide vane for a gas turbine
A stator blade for a gas turbine includes a blade airfoil extending in a longitudinal direction of the blade and is delimited by leading and trailing edges. The...
Turbine transition duct apparatus
A gas turbine transition duct apparatus is provided comprising first and second turbine transition ducts and a strip seal. The strip seal may comprise a sealing...
Apparatus for turbine engine cooling air management
An exemplary embodiment of the invention is directed to a turbine engine having a rotatable turbine rotor assembly, a stationary nozzle assembly disposed...
Fan unit, electronic apparatus with fan unit, method of opening/closing
shutter of fan unit, and shutter
There is provided a fan unit including a shutter capable of closing the shutter despite a change in installation direction of the fan unit, an electronic...
Fan unit having an axial fan with improved noise damping
Due to variations arising during manufacturing, axial fans often are slightly imbalanced, resulting in noise during operation, which is undesirable in many...
Turbine engine having cooling pin
In one embodiment, a turbine system may include a turbine casing, a shroud block coupled to the turbine casing, a fluid passage in the shroud block; and a pin...
Cooled gas turbine vane assembly
A gas turbine vane to improve vane performance by addressing known failure mechanisms. A cooling circuit to the trailing edge of a vane airfoil is fed from the...
Oil-sealing arrangement for cooling fan
An oil-sealing arrangement for cooling fan includes a fan housing provided with a central hollow pipe having a hollow bearing fitted therein in a clearance fit...
Semi trailer dolly
A dolly is disclosed for a semi-trailer that has a compromised structure due to a load shift or an accident. The semi-trailer dolly can also be used to...
Transportable bin or like object
A transportable apparatus has a main body in a working position with a bottom end resting on the ground. The bottom end of a frame is pivotally attached to the...
Integrated tray converter
A method and system for converting mail between trays in a multiple pass mail sorting system using a plurality of different tray types. Mail from a first type...
Automatic over-center system
The present invention is directed to a control circuit for automatically bringing a hydraulically operated work arm into a particular position without having to...
A clamping apparatus includes a frame and a pair of opposing clamping arms mounted on the frame for movement towards and away from each other to grasp or...
Safety cone placing device and method
Automatic placement of safety cones from a moving vehicle is provided. The preferred safety cone would have a flexible cone part. A receptacle holds a plurality...
Method and apparatus for feeding items of laundry to a laundry treatment
device, in particular a mangle
Items of laundry have to be stretched out by a spreading device (14) before they are inserted into a mangle or any other laundry treatment device. To this end,...
Anchor and method for anchoring
An anchor that can fasten to a fibrous or pierceable substrate employs a base with a spaced pair of bores. A pair of hubs are rotatably mounted to axially...
Torque nut assembly
A torque nut assembly includes a multiple-piece nut body and a ring-shaped compression assembly. The compression assembly circumferentially engages the nut body...
Multi-piece fastener with self-indexing nut
According to a preferred embodiment, a multi-piece fastener with self-indexing nut is disclosed. The multi-piece fastener is designed for use in low clearance...
Self-attaching female fastener
A self-attaching nut for attachment to a panel including a central pilot portion having a generally cylindrical outer surface, a flange portion surrounding the...
Methods and systems for captive fastening
Methods and systems for an integrated captive fastener system is provided. A system includes an integrated nut assembly configured to be tethered to a first...
Nut-type element to be fixed in an interior of a profiled workpiece or
A nut-type element (30) which is to be fixed in an interior (16) of a profiled workpiece (10) or similar and is provided with a longitudinal extension (a) that...
Plastic anchor for drywall, plaster, brick and concrete
An anchoring device for insertion in a hole provided in a structure such as a wall (hollow or solid) comprises proximal and distal sections. The proximal...
Vehicle bed cover, pull-strap/ tie-down
The subject matter of the invention is generally related to automotive accessories. Specifically, it is a device adapted to covering the bed of a pick-up truck,...
Large tower railroad transportation system and method
A system for transporting tower with a first end, a second end, and an elongated portion, using a railcar with a deck for carrying a load. The system includes a...
Method of orbital milling with an orbital end mill, an orbital end mill,
and a cutting bit for an orbital end mill
A method of orbital milling is performed using an orbital end mill, which has a cutting bit designed for orbital end milling. The abstract of the disclosure is...
The invention refers to a working machine with a machining tool which can be set in a spindle head of a working spindle. A monitoring unit is provided which...
EZ key registration assembly
A locating system and method for accurately positioning key blanks with respect to a key cutter where the key head is clamped between opposing jaws with the key...
Tool for rotary cutting machining
A tool for rotary cutting machining includes a tool body and a replaceable cutting head detachably attachable to the tool body. At its front end, the tool body...
Twist drill for drilling with a countersink cutting arrangement, and a
cutting tool with a countersink cutting...
A twist drill for drilling with a countersink cutting arrangement, and a cutting tool with a countersink cutting arrangement, and a cutting-chamfering tool. The...
Stationary power drill
A stationary power drill has a drill unit disposed in a tool housing is connected to a base vertically adjustably via a guide column and is vertically...
Throwaway insert and milling tool equipped with the same
A throwaway insert enabling the use of a holder for a long period and having excellent chip evacuation is provided. The throwaway insert is formed in a...
Metal cutting system for effective coolant delivery
A metal cutting system with a tool holder, a shim, an insert with a top depression, a top piece and a clamp. A rake face cooling channel for fluid delivery is...
Support platform of non-contact transfer apparatus
Provided is a support platform of a non-contact transfer apparatus. The support platform is arranged horizontally and includes first and second members adding a...
Anchor fixing agent, anchor fixing agent ampule, and method for fixing
Provided are an anchor fixing agent which can fill up fine concave and convex portions present on the inner surface of a hole formed in a base material and can...
Corrosion-protected, self-drilling anchor and anchor subunit and method
for the production thereof
A corrosion-protected, self-drilling anchor and an anchor subunit and to a method for the production thereof is provided. A self-drilling anchor of the...
Riser installation method from an offshore production unit
A riser installation method including the steps of providing a first vessel situated over a hydrocarbon well, supporting a hydrocarbon transfer duct from the...
This invention relates to an offshore system, comprising a drilling vessel, e.g. a semi-submersible drilling vessel comprising a deck on which a drilling tower...
Subsurface sewage disposal and wastewater treatment system
A modular subsurface sewage disposal and wastewater treatment system is presented for treating effluent from a septic tank. The system includes an elongated...
Wave-motion reducing structure
A wave-motion reducing structure comprises wave-motion reducing means (30) suitable for being laid on a coastal bed and restraining means (20, 22) suitable for...
A support leg for a dowel sleeve, the dowel sleeve having a hollow open body at a second end spaced from one end of the body connectable to a construction...
Wireless sensor with kinetic energy power arrangement
A system and method for sensing surface compaction effected by a compactor machine of the type having a vibrating compacting roller, and providing a sensor...
Road surface overlay system
A road surface overlay system including a road surface, an adhesive material that is applied to a portion or all of the road surface, a woven member including...