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Systems and methods for determining a status of a component of a device
Methods and systems for determining a status of a component of a device are provided. An example method includes triggering an action of a component of a...
Methods and systems for distributing remote assistance to facilitate
robotic object manipulation
Methods and systems for distributing remote assistance to facilitate robotic object manipulation are provided herein. Regions of a model of objects in an...
Control apparatus and control method for robot arm, robot, control program
for robot arm, and integrated...
In a control apparatus for a robot arm, the feedback rule generating section generates a feedback rule in accordance with relationship between a time point of...
Dual-axis robotic joint
Example joints for a robotic device are provided. An example robotic joint may include an upper portion, a lower portion, and a connecting link positioned...
System and method for quick scripting of tasks for autonomous robotic
Described is a system for a system for autonomous robotic manipulation. The system is configured to receiving a selected task from a task file library. The task...
Mobile automated assembly tool for aircraft structures
A method and apparatus for performing an operation on a surface of a structure. An assembly system may comprise a motion platform and a mobile platform. The...
A push-pull tool is described that can assist a user with the pushing and pulling of objects, such as when loading, unloading, and moving objects in vehicle...
Pick up device with telescoping tube
This invention provides hand operated portable adjustable length devices for grasping and manipulation of objects as well as methods of their use.
Plumber's creeper having improved height adjustment capability and
providing enhanced upper body support
A plumber's creeper includes a lower body support having an inner frame with wheels and an outer frame telescopically received over the inner frame. The outer...
Fastener and storage systems
Fastener devices and methods are disclosed that may be provided in combination with attachments, retainer elements and peg board systems that are mounted to the...
Pivotal structure for a receiving seat of a toolbox
A toolbox includes a toolbox body having a bottom wall and a chamber delimited by the bottom wall. Two plates are mounted to and extend perpendicularly to the...
A tool cabinet includes a cabinet housing that has a top cover, a plurality of drawers that are movably disposed in the cabinet housing, a working platform...
Tablet computer holder
A holder for holding a tablet computer includes a base with a bottom surface adapted to releasably attach to the back surface of a tablet computer, a top...
Clamping device for a hand-held power tool
A clamping device for a hand-held power tool includes at least one clamping unit configured to clamp a processing tool in an axial direction and at least one...
Rotary impact tool
In at least one illustrative embodiment, a rotary impact tool comprises a motor including a rotor and an input shaft coupled to the rotor for rotation therewith...
Reversion trigger for combustion-powered fastener-driving tool
A fastener-driving tool has a housing including a combustion chamber, where the combustion chamber generates combustion for driving a fastener, and a processor...
Lockout for fastener-driving tool
A combustion-powered fastener-driving tool includes a combustion-powered power source having a combustion chamber, a reciprocating piston and driver blade, and...
Driving tool with controller having microswitch for controlling operation
A driving tool with a housing, a motor received in the housing, a control unit and a trigger. The housing defines a handle. The control unit is configured to...
Fastening tool nosepiece insert
A nosepiece assembly for a fastening tool that has a contact surface made of a contact material. The contact surface can provide the nosepiece assembly wear...
Screw prestressing device and method
A screw prestressing device having a piston and a draw pin structured and arranged to be disconnectably coupled to an element and movable, via the piston, to...
Tool for pulling impeller wear ring
Described herein is a tool for removing a wear ring, the tool comprising: a base; a leg base; a spreader disc comprising: a top, bottom, and sloped edge; a...
A socket wrench includes a head unit with two lug members, a tubular shaft, a handle rod, a first spring-loaded member disposed to permit the tubular shaft to...
Screw drive design
A screwdriver drive design for a screwdriver features an engagement end that is complementary to a fastening element drive design for a fastening element to be...
Method for positioning of equipment
Methods for the positioning of equipment are disclosed. One method of the present disclosure can include substantially aligning an equipment support structure...
Sliding head locking pin clamp
A sliding head locking pin clamp is provided having a housing with a housing bore extending axially therethrough along a first axis. An end cap has an end cap...
Foldable clamp for a mounting system
A foldable clamp suitable for use in a mounting system is disclosed. In one embodiment, the foldable clamp comprises a base member, a first jaw, and a second...
Abrasive article and coating
An abrasive article includes a body having an abrasive portion. The abrasive portion includes a bond material and abrasive particles located within the bond...
Method and grinding tool for highly accurate centre-less grinding of shaft
parts with high surface quality
Disclosed is a grinding tool (1) for highly accurate centre-less grinding in continuous process for shaft-like workpieces (16), comprising at least one conical...
Shot peening method, shot peening evaluation method, and shot peening
evaluation assembly structure
In a trial peening step, a shot peening process is applied to a back face 40B of a mold 40 in which an opening of a closed-end water cooling hole 42 is formed....
Conditioning of grooving in polishing pads
Among other things, a method comprises polishing a surface of a substrate by applying a pressure between the surface of a substrate and a surface of a polishing...
[Problem] Provided is a polishing composition which is suitable for polishing a polishing object having a metal wiring layer and capable of diminishing the step...
Method for polishing special-shaped face of marble
A method for polishing a special-shaped face of marble where a marble blank is placed into a vibration grinding machine and subjected to rough and fine grinding...
Blast nozzle targeting apparatus
A targeting apparatus configured for attachment to a hand-held blast nozzle is presented that has a housing with a through hole to accept the nozzle, where the...
Tolerance detection method and tolerance detection device for shape
When detecting a tolerance of a shape of a measured object having a complicated shape that makes it difficult to perform a continued measurement, a plurality of...
Controller having function for displaying motor load
A low-cost controller having a function for effectively displaying information of present motor output regarding the maximum output and the continuous rating...
Tool chucking device
A tool chucking device, especially an oscillation tool chucking device, includes at least one chucking unit which has at least one pin-type chucking element for...
Device for pivoting a rotor of a turbomachine from a first position into a
A device for pivoting a rotor of a turbomachine from a first--preferably horizontal--position into a second--preferably vertical--position is provided. The...
Drilling tool for machine tools and method for the production thereof
The invention relates to a drilling tool for machine tools has a drill body, a cutting head arranged on the front face of the drill body and a shaft arranged at...
Excess flow valve with flexible sealing member
An assembly for limiting excess flow includes a seat that provides a sealing surface and a diaphragm that is coupled to the seat. The diaphragm includes a seal...
Fluidic artificial muscle actuator and swaging process therefor
A fluidic artificial muscle actuator consisting of an inner elastic bladder surrounded by a braided filament sleeve and sealed off on either end with end...
Nickel brazing material having excellent corrosion resistance
Provided is a nickel brazing material having a melting temperature of 1000.degree. C. or less and acid corrosion resistance. It includes 15.0 to 30.0 mass % of...
Aluminium alloy sheet product or extruded product for fluxless brazing
An aluminum alloy sheet product or extruded product for fluxless brazing, including an aluminum alloy core having on at least one face an aluminum filler clad...
Method and apparatus for improving selective soldering
A method of assessing discrepancy between a target value and a measured value of a parameter of contact area produced between flow of solder ejected from a...
Bonding material and bonding body, and bonding method
There is provided a bonding material capable of forming a bonding body under an inert gas atmosphere such as a nitrogen atmosphere, and capable of exhibiting a...
Apparatuses, systems and methods for three-dimensional printing
The present disclosure provides three-dimensional (3D) objects, 3D printing processes, as well as methods, apparatuses and systems for the production of a 3D...
Laser pulse energy control systems and methods
Systems and methods provide laser pulse energy control and/or monitoring. An example laser processing apparatus includes a laser system to generate a beam of...
Apparatus to load electrode cap magazines
A device for rotating, positioning, and introducing electrode caps for welding electrodes into a magazine. A rotating electrode cap channel is connected to a...
One-side spot welding method and one-side spot welding apparatus
A one-side spot welding method for causing an electrode to contact a welding portion of a work-piece only from one side of the work-piece to weld the...
Control assembly for a welding gun
A welding gun includes a control switch combined with a trigger. The control switch features a slide movable to at least first and second positions. In an...
Fingertip and foot pedal amperage control combination apparatus and method
A combination fingertip and foot pedal amperage control kit for a welding torch. A housing has a top surface with a channel adapted to accept a welding torch...