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Masayuki Hayashi, Hideki Nakashima, Hiroshi Ootsuka: Convertible car body structure. Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha, Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, July 23, 1991: US05033789 (53 worldwide citation)

A convertible car body structure which includes a pair of side structures, a front windshield structure and a rear structure, the body structure having a top opening and a back window opening. A roof panel and a back window panel are provided for covering the top opening and the back window opening ...


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Junichi Harada, Takuji Tsuchida, Keiji Kunikita, Katsuhisa Hasegawa, Tadahiko Fuse, Tomoo Suzuki: Body structure for electric vehicle. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Cushman Darby & Cushman, September 17, 1996: US05555950 (47 worldwide citation)

A body structure for an electric vehicle, which has a battery carrier for containing a battery disposed on a vehicle body thereof, the body structure comprising: a supporting mechanism, which supports the battery carrier; a movement-restricting member, which restricts movement of the battery carrier ...


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Takuji Tsuchida, Junichi Harada, Toyohiko Eto, Katsuhisa Hasegawa, Tomoo Suzuki, Tadahiko Fuse, Keiji Kunikita: Structure for arranging auxiliary components of an electric vehicle. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt, December 19, 1995: US05476151 (42 worldwide citation)

A structure for arranging an auxiliary component of an electric vehicle has an auxiliary-component moving device for moving an auxiliary component disposed in a front body such that an overall length of the auxiliary component becomes less than an original overall length of the auxiliary components ...


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Tsutomu Maruta, Naoki Wakasugi, Shigeru Nakagawa: Rear passenger seat in vehicle compartment. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Araco Kabushiki Kaisha, Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Reed Smith, April 23, 2002: US06375255 (40 worldwide citation)

A rear passenger seat adapted for use in a vehicle compartment, the passenger seat having a seat cushion the front end portion of which is supported by a support leg assembly pivotally mounted on a recessed portion of the compartment floor and the rear end portion of which is locked in place by mean ...


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Ryoichi Fukumoto, Masao Ohhashi, Katsuhisa Yamada, Takashi Saitoh, Katsuyuki Ohtake, Katsuhiro Suzuki: Door lock device for motor vehicles. Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha, Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, July 23, 2002: US06422617 (34 worldwide citation)

In a door closer device which requires at least three switches consisting of a half door detection switch, a full lock (completely closing) detection switch and a switch for detecting the return to the initial position, the number of switches can be reduced. Two cam switch operating portions are for ...


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Hideki Kamogawa, Toshikatsu Hirose: Method of laser-welding metal sheets having different thicknesses. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Cushman Darby & Cushman, September 14, 1993: US05245156 (20 worldwide citation)

Metal sheets having different thicknesses are abutted and laser-welded. During laser welding, the laser beam weaves from side to side with respect to a weld line. As a result, the width of the weld bead is increased and the gradient of the weld bead surface is decreased whereby no sharp edge remains ...


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Naoaki Hoshihara, Takayuki Ohta, Akira Yamakoshi, Tsutomu Matsubayashi: Rotation mechanism for rotatable seat. Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha & Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Finnegan Henderdon Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, August 24, 1999: US05941498 (14 worldwide citation)

A pin secured at one end of a link is inserted into an L-shaped groove of a ock lever pivoted to the upper surface of an upper guide rail and the other end of the link is connected to an actuator by way of a wire. The hook of the lock lever can be inserted into the hook hole of the flange of the low ...


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Yoshinori Chiba, Keiichi Ishida, Fumio Sugiura: Air bag assembly. Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha, Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, September 1, 1987: US04690456 (13 worldwide citation)

A lumbar supporting air bag assembly built into a seat back includes a main body consisting of a resilient sheet of synthetic resin sealed together at the side edges thereof, a port provided on the main body for introducing air into and discharging air from the main body, a plurality of partitions f ...


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Akio Satoyoshi: Apparatus for automatic placement and collection of chairs. Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Hoffmann & Baron, July 20, 1993: US05228824 (13 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for automatic placement and collection of chairs having a dolly allowing a large number of chairs stacked in a horizontal direction to be loaded thereon, the dolly having a base on which the front legs on the lateral sides of the chairs can be positioned while being inclined frontward, ...


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Naoyuki Kiuchi, Masanori Fujimaru, Susumu Nakagawa, Eiji Taguchi, Masao Kasagi, Akio Kimura, Shinji Kawabe: Apparatus for conveying travelable body. Daifuku, Kanto Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Barnes Kisselle Raisch Choate Whittemore & Hulbert, November 26, 1991: US05067413 (10 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a device for conveying travelable bodies which are provided no driving source, on a fixed path. A plurality of travelable bodies can travel on the fixed path while aligned substantially in close contact with each other. Traveling power is transmitted to one of a plurality of ...