Magnetic therapeutic pad for a human spine
The present patent application is directed to a magnetic therapeutic pad for a human spine. The magnetic therapeutic pad includes a substrate layer and a...
Decanting centrifuge with sliding engagement between decant ring and
A centrifuge has a rotor for receiving a disposable processing unit. The centrifuge is configured such that the motor is attached to an enclosure and the...
Bio cell cleaning centrifuge and bio cell cleaning rotor used in the same
According to an aspect of the present invention, there is provided a bio cell cleaning centrifuge including: a motor; a rotor rotated by the motor; holders that...
Method and mechanism for rolling an opening perforation line
A rolling mechanism for having an opening perforation line on a plastic packaging film is disclosed, including a carriage frame, a pressure bearing unit, an...
Pilates reformer exercise machine
A reformer includes a combined mount that serves to attach and support a foot bar assembly, a jump board, and a spring bar. The combined mount is easily and...
Pulley training system
The present invention resides in a pulley training system comprising a pulley wheel mounted on an axle within a pulley housing and a cord configured to be...
Exercise device providing variable lift assistance during pull-up and
An exemplary exercise device descending from an elevated support (e.g., a bar or door frame) allows a user to insert a body part in a loop (e.g., a foot for...
Exercise apparatus, resistance selector for exercise apparatus and related
Apparatuses having selective having selective resistance, related mechanisms and devices, and methods to operating exercise equipment are provided. In one...
Counterweight module structure of a weight trainer
An improved counterweight module of a weight trainer having two vertical guide rods as well as top, bottom and intermediate counterweight blocks superimposed...
Multistation exercise apparatus
A multistation weight machine including a cam pivotally connected to the base on an lever axle that functions as the sole and central pivot point for a class II...
Apparatus and method for reduced-gravity simulation
The present invention comprises an apparatus and method for gravity-balanced apparatuses for training humans for space exploration and other applications. The...
Dual-mode exercise machine
A dual-mode exercise machine includes a base, a swivel, two pedals, two impedance elements, a linkage and a pin. The swivel is pivotally connected to the base....
An exercise tool is provided to ensure a good degree of freedom in the direction of movement of the wrists and allows the magnitude of the load applied to the...
Exercise apparatus and methods
An exercise apparatus including a video display. In certain embodiments the apparatus includes an integrated platform. Memory within the apparatus contains a...
Athletic performance sensing and/or tracking systems and methods
Athletic performance sensing and/or tracking systems include components for measuring or sensing athletic performance data and/or for storing and/or displaying...
Activity monitoring device and method
A physical activity monitoring method and system in one embodiment includes a communications network, a wearable sensor device configured to generate...
Exercise data device, server, system and method
A method for providing an exercise goal using an exercise data device, the method including: receiving input indicating a selected exercise goal; obtaining...
Controller for vehicle power transmission apparatus
A discharge capacity reduction device that, while neutral control is performed, reduces the discharge capacity of an oil pump that is driven by the engine is...
Shift control method for an automatic group transmission
A method for controlling shifts in an automated group transmission that comprises a multi-stage main transmission, a multi-stage splitter group connected...
Engine revolutions control device of working vehicle and method
To provide an engine revolutions control device of a working vehicle that the braking effect can be obtained by the low-speed speed gear as expected by the...
Drive train as well as a method of operating a hydraulic pump of a drive
A method of operating a hydraulic pump of a drive train of a motor vehicle having a transmission with a hydrodynamic torque converter and a engine, with the...
Compensator for continuously variable transmission
A continuously variable transmission may have a first set of rollers and a second set of rollers that act upon skewed driving and driven surfaces of discs. The...
Powdered metal variator components
The use of powder metal components in a variator is disclosed. Traction fluid of various sorts may be used in the variators, not just high performance...
Drive transmission device and ink jet recording apparatus
In the revolving restricted state, the planetary gear meshes with the drive input gear, and the clutch mechanism is unable to transmit the rotational drive...
Planetary drive servo actuator
A planetary drive servo actuator comprises a drive assembly operable to turn an output shaft. The drive assembly includes an outer cylinder configured to rotate...
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...
Eight to thirteen speed automatic transmission
An eight, nine, eleven or thirteen speed automatic transmission has an input and output, four planetary gear assemblies, four connecting members for coupling...
8-Speed hybrid transmission architectures
The hybrid powertrain has a plurality of members that can be utilized to provide eight forward speed ratios and one reverse speed ratio in a hybrid transmission...
Gear train of automatic transmission for vehicles
A gear train of an automatic transmission for vehicles has the advantages of improving power delivery performance and reducing fuel consumption as a consequence...
Differential assembly with assembly openings
A differential assembly is described, in the form of a crown differential for use in a driveline of a motor vehicle. The differential assembly comprises a...
Rotary units, rotary mechanisms, and related applications
The invention relates to rotary units and rotary mechanisms that are suitable for use in numerous applications. Rotary units typically include rotational...
Hybrid differential gear device, differential case therefor and assembling
method of differential case
It is an object of the present invention to provide a hybrid differential gear device achieving the small and light devices as a whole and easy assembling of a...
High ratio eccentric planetary traction drive transmission
A traction drive transmission has an outer ring 40, a sun roller 10, support rollers 30, and one or more loading rollers 20. The outer ring 40 includes a...
Speed change gear
A speed change gear includes: a housing that has internal gears having different inside diameters; and a plurality of change gear units that are respectively in...
Device for optimizing the feed function of the ring gear of a differential
with regard to the maximum flow rate
A device for optimizing the oil delivery function of the ring gear of a differential to maximize the volume of oil flow. The device includes an annular disk (6)...
Auxiliary lubrication pump for carriers
A carrier assembly includes an auxiliary lubrication pump that lubricates gear components positioned within an internal cavity of a carrier housing. A...
Continuously variable transmission-based planetary gear
A continuous variable transmission is provided that is based on gearwheels. The novel gear acts as efficient transmission that can replace conventional manually...
Differential assembly including differential lock and blocking member
A differential assembly includes an axle, a differential, a differential lock, a blocking member, and a pump. The differential is coupled with the axle and...
Single clutch, two planetary hybrid architecture
A hybrid powertrain for a vehicle includes a prime mover, which may be an engine, and a transmission that has an input member configured for connection with the...
Hybrid vehicle power transmission device and hybrid vehicle
A hybrid vehicle power transmission device provided with a power distribution mechanism composed of a planetary gear device for distributing motive power of a...
Clutch arrangements for an electrically-variable transmission
Various embodiments of electrically-variable transmissions are provided that have a first and a second motor-generator, a first and a second planetary gear set,...
Electric variable transmission for hybrid electric vehicles with two
forward modes and four fixed gears
The present disclosure provides a power split transmission with two Electric Variable Transmission (EVT) modes and four fixed gears for use in hybrid electrical...
Control device for vehicular drive system
A control device for a vehicular drive system is disclosed as including reverse drive for suppression means operative to preclude output member, such as an...
Ribbed power-transmission belt
A power transmission belt, in particular for a motor vehicle and presenting at least V-ribs having flat side faces and rounded ridges, wherein the ridges...
Pulley structure and belt-type continuously variable transmission
A fixed sheave mounted on an input shaft and a movable sheave mounted on a cylindrical member that is slidably supported in the axial direction relative to the...
Football with inflatable bladder having integral grip areas
A football comprising an inflatable bladder integrally molded with raised areas which are intended to be exposed, and exterior panels which are adhered to the...
An arrow for use with a bow has a shaft, an arrowhead and vanes, wherein at least one of the vanes or the shaft contain substantive phosphorescent dye or...
Radial baseball bat
A laminated wood bat having may comprise wedges of wood adhered together in such a manner that the entire surface or sections of the surface of the bat barrel,...
Lacrosse training method and apparatus
A training device for teaching proper mechanics of aiming and propelling a lacrosse ball is disclosed. The training device is a lacrosse stick including a shaft...
Basketball training device
A basketball training device that simulates the presence of a defensive player more specifically the hand of a defensive player so as to provide practice...