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Tubular system for jet drilling
Apparatus and method for drilling a drain hole from a well are provided. A flexible tubing used for conveying fluid to a jet bit is confined radially by a...
Acoustic generator and associated methods and well systems
A well system and associated method can include an acoustic generator which can be used to excite a formation with acoustic waves transmitted from the acoustic...
Method and apparatus for drilling and lining a wellbore
Apparatus for drilling and lining a wellbore is described herein. A method of drilling and lining a wellbore is also described herein. A liner hanger is...
Rotating control device radial seal protection
The exemplary embodiments relate to apparatus and methods for increasing the longevity of an RCD at a wellbore, including a bearing assembly configured for...
Low maintenance iron roughneck system with replaceable modular components
The example automated roughneck system herein includes a base module, a removable spinner module for spinning pipe to connect or disconnect drill pipes at...
Load ring for lifting by elevator, of casing having an upset
A load lifting apparatus comprises a first housing, a second housing and a mechanical obstruction structure(s). The first housing is sized to slide over an...
Hoisting systems with heave compensation
Various hoisting systems with heave compensation are provided. In one embodiment, an apparatus includes a hoisting system having a crown block and a drawworks....
Coring tools exhibiting reduced rotational eccentricity and related
Coring tools configured to procure core samples of earth formations may include a coring bit comprising a cutting structure configured to cut a core sample and...
Downhole tool impact dissipating tool
An impact dissipation tool for supporting a downhole tool in downhole applications. The tool includes a base and a housing. The tool also includes a carriage...
Coupler for a rotatable cutter assembly
A coupler for use in connecting together in a driving relationship a first member and a second member in a rotatable cutter assembly includes an elongate body...
Double swivel apparatus and method
A double swivel for use with a top drive power unit supported for connection with a well string in a well bore to selectively impart longitudinal and/or...
Apparatus and method for lateral well drilling
A downhole tool assembly for cutting laterally into an earthen formation from a wellbore. The downhole tool assembly includes a cutting head assembly and a...
Cutting elements configured to generate shear lips during use in cutting,
earth-boring tools including such...
Cutting elements for earth-boring tools may generate a shear lip at a wear scar thereon during cutting. A diamond table may exhibit a relatively high wear...
Diamond impregnated cutting structures, earth-boring drill bits and other
tools including diamond impregnated...
An earth-boring tool includes a bit body, a plurality of first cutting elements, and a plurality of second cutting elements. Each of the first cutting elements...
Drilling bucket and method for drilling a bore hole
A drilling bucket for drilling a bore hole in the ground including a hollow cylindrical body and at least one cutting tool arranged at a lower side of the...
Seal configuration for top drive swivel apparatus and method
For use with a top drive power unit supported for connection with a well string in a well bore to selectively impart longitudinal and/or rotational movement to...
A ladder holder for mounting a ladder in an upright orientation relative to a retaining wall is disclosed. The holder includes a mounting portion for coupling...
Feeding fence section
A feeding fence section suitable for separating a feeding area for animals and a feed-holding part, where the feeding fence section is provided with a flexible...
Covering for an architectural opening having nested rollers
A covering for an architectural covering is provided. The covering may include a rotatable outer roller, a rotatable inner roller, a first shade secured to the...
Insulated window assembley
A main support frame is formed from sections of a plastic extrusion and has opposite side portions with peripheral recesses receiving an inner sash unit and...
Deck curtain system and method of use
A deck curtain and mounting system using vertical posts attachable to a deck rail or decking form a structure supporting curtains hung from cross members...
Window shade and window element
A window element having a window shade is provided. The window element has a viewing area, comprising a window shade element. The window shade element includes...
Expandable barrier with matching panels and corner pet door
A barrier for a home is disclosed. The barrier includes two portions that are quickly slideable relative to each other to take expanded and contracted forms....
Adjustable-width flexible stair barrier
An adjustable-width barricade for removable installation at the bottom of a staircase includes a flexible, frameless, planar, and generally-rectangular barrier...
Swing door having an impact protection device
A swing door is provided that includes a frame, a door leaf with a door leaf edge, and an impact protection device. The impact protection device has a push rod,...
Frame with segments that are flush with each other
A frame with segments that are in flush with each other is disclosed. The frame of the present invention comprises a plurality of segments, a plurality of outer...
Removable overlay panel for existing garage door
A panel overlay system for embellishing an existing metal multi-panel articulating overhead garage door is disclosed. Plural lightweight panels are removably...
Method for conveying insulation glass blanks
Conveying elements (10) are used for moving insulation glass blanks (1) prior to, during and after sealing the blanks, the conveying elements (10) including...
Cabinet door with retractable panel
A cabinet door assembly is moveably mounted to a cabinet to selectively close a cabinet. The cabinet door has a substantially planar first panel and a...
Method for actuating a drive means of a window positioning device for
positioning a window pane of a vehicle,...
A drive device of a window positioning device positions a window of a vehicle to selectively cover a window opening. The drive device is operated by a control...
Device for controlling vehicle opening/closing element
An opening/closing body control device for a vehicle is provided with a drive section configured to drive an opening/closing body of a vehicle, and a controller...
Hydraulically operated overhead tilt-up door
There present invention relates to a single panel, hydraulically driven door system. The door and hydraulic cylinder are mounted to the door frame so the door...
Window sash counterbalance with independently operable sashes
A window, with a hybrid sash counterbalance and assist mechanism, includes a frame having upper and lower sashes slidable within the frame. A sash coupling...
Door stop device
A door stop device, includes a blocking mechanism (2) and a guiding arm (1), one of these being fastened to the opening part of the door, the other being...
Braking device for braking a movement of a first vehicle part and a second
vehicle part with respect to each other
A braking device for braking a movement of a first vehicle part and a second vehicle part with respect to each other includes a housing element having an inner...
A hinge has a pivot assembly and a holding assembly. The pivot assembly has a securing panel, a connecting seat, a pivot shaft, and two positioning sets. Each...
Hook latch fitted with a positioning device and a method for assembling
such a latch
The invention relates to a hook latch (73) configured so as to lock and unlock a mobile structure on a fixed structure of a vehicle, said latch having an...
Self-resettable door locking device for an electric household appliance,
in particular a dishwasher
A door locking device for an electric household appliance, in particular a dishwasher, including a first supporting body, a latch pivotally carried by the first...
Lower lock of the passive door blade of a double door
The lock of the passive door blade of a double door according to the invention comprises a lock body (23), a latch (17) and a control wedge (18). The control...
Latch structure of tail gate
A latch structure for a tail gate comprises a housing having an opening groove; a catch having a locking groove disposed in the housing; a pole rotatably...
Pull handle for a vehicle door
A pull handle (1) to unlock a lock of a vehicle door or lift-gate having a pull handle housing (1a) with a bearing part (2) for securing on a vehicle door or...
Lid lock apparatus for vehicle
A lid lock apparatus for a vehicle includes a housing, a moving member supported within the housing, and a biasing member to bias the moving member in a...
Methods for installation of potted inserts having a latch mechanism
A method for use when retrofitting a panel of a storage compartment having a mechanical latch assembly with an electric latch assembly includes removing the...
Inertial blocking member subassembly with negative-acceleration inertial
blocking member accelerator
An inertial blocking member subassembly includes an inertial blocking member associated with a release handle assembly framework, the blocking member having a...
Anti-theft device for portable electronic device
An anti-theft device for protecting a portable electronic device from theft or unauthorized removal in a retail environment is provided. A shroud may at least...
Animal-resistant latching system
An animal-resistant latching system for inhibiting animals from accessing food and food containing refuse within containers. The device is composed of an access...
Temporally staged rapid panel access fastener for highly curved panels
A fastener for highly curved access panels on aircraft or other structures, featuring a bottom-grasping design allowing for an unblemished outer panel surface,...
Electronic lock with selectable power off function
An apparatus and method is disclosed for electronic locks with a selectable power off function. The electronic lock includes an electronic controller disposed...
Retractable cable locking device
A retractable cable locking device for securing articles with retractable cables includes a housing that has a front, a back, a first side, a second side, a top...
Cylinder lock assembly with non-rotating elements
A cylinder lock assembly includes a plug rotatable in a cylinder lock body. The plug includes chambers, each of which has a chamber depth axis. A plurality of...