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Thomas J Burns, Edward C Page, Rita A Gregory, George M Pryor: Totally integrated construction cost estimating, analysis, and reporting system. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, February 23, 1993: US05189606 (242 worldwide citation)

CCMAS is an integrated construction cost generator which may be used to develop costs for construction projects; to analyze and estimate facilities associated with major weapons programs; for administrative, medical and support facilities as well as runway/taxiways; and for developing the life cycle ...


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M Adrian Michalicek, Victor M Bright, John H Comtois: Multi-motion micromirror. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Thomas C Stover, February 22, 2000: US06028689 (228 worldwide citation)

Provided is a movable micromirror assembly wherein a mirror is mounted on, e.g. four flexible support arms, which are mounted in turn on a center support post. The post and arms resiliently support such mirror over, e.g. four address electrodes. The micromirror device is actuated like a parallel-pla ...


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Robert K Morrow Jr: Narrowband/wideband packet data communication system. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bernard E Franz, Donald J Singer, June 4, 1991: US05022046 (197 worldwide citation)

The best features of narrowband and wideband signaling are merged to provide a simple and reliable multiple-access network. This is done by transmitting the header of the packet using narrowband signaling coupled with an associated channel access protocol such as carrier-sense multiple-access. The d ...


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Daniel W Repperger: Biodynamic resistant control stick. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Donald J Singer, John R Flanagan, October 16, 1984: US04477043 (168 worldwide citation)

An improvement to an aircraft control stick is disclosed. Movement of an aircraft may generate a force which undesirably causes the aircraft pilot to deflect the aircraft's control stick, which thereby results in the aircraft deviating from the desired flight path. The present invention includes a p ...


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James E Cain: Sacroiliac joint fixation guide. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Fredric L Sinder, Thomas L Kundert, August 2, 1994: US05334205 (159 worldwide citation)

A novel guide or jig for safe and accurate placement of fixation screws across a sacroiliac joint uses the tip of a sacro-pedicle targeting screw inserted from the rear into a human sacrum as a target for guiding fixation screws. The head of the targeting screw attaches to one end of a straight firs ...


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Harry L Task: Night vision compatible illumination for vehicle crewmember workspace. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Donald J Singer, Gerald B Hollins, April 1, 1986: US04580196 (159 worldwide citation)

An arrangement for conveniently changing the illumination in an aircraft cockpit or other enclosure to a spectrum compatible with night vision infrared equipment including provision for easy return to the original illumination source. Selected LED elements are employed in multiple element arrays usi ...


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Stephen M Schmitt, David A Chance: Imaging method for fabricating dental devices. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Bobby D Scearce, Thomas L Kundert, October 20, 1998: US05823778 (156 worldwide citation)

A method for fabricating a dental restoration is described which comprises the steps of obtaining a dental impression of a patient using dental impression material, filling the cavity defining the impression with a filler material distinguishable from the dental material defining the impression and ...


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Christopher J Hasser, Marvin R Roark: Tactile graphics display. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Gerald B Hollins, Thomas L Kundert, April 7, 1998: US05736978 (148 worldwide citation)

A method for communicating graphic data such as plotted two-dimensional curves to a user such as a sight impaired person is disclosed. The disclosed arrangement uses haptic or tactile stimulation of a user's extremity such as is relied--upon in the Braille code fingertip communication already known ...


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Clarence M Oloff, Linda M Hermann, William G Moss, Steven R Sims: Guided trephine samples for skeletal bone studies. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Gerald B Hollins, Donald J Singer, March 31, 1987: US04653509 (145 worldwide citation)

A bone biopsy arrangement especially suited for use in obtaining axial skeleton trephine samples from the spinal vertebra centrum of a living test specimen in a safe and rapid manner. The disclosed arrangement uses radiographic mapping, precise mechanical control of the trephine with an apparatus di ...


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Stephen Spaziani, Kenneth Vaccaro, William Waters: Infrared receiver wafer level probe testing. The United States of America represented by the Secretary of the Air Force, Gerald B Hollins, Thomas L Kundert, May 20, 1997: US05631571 (145 worldwide citation)

A system for functionally testing opto-electronic devices, such as fiber-optic infrared receiver photodiodes, in the integral wafer or other optical port-exposed status. The testing arrangement uses a portable optical probe for communicating optical signals between the testing apparatus and the test ...



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