Robin Fitzgerald legal representative, Sean Tillman Sande, Murray Robert Ellsworth: Bypass circuit to prevent arcing in a switching device. Eaton Corporation, Boyle Fredrickson S C, March 11, 2008: US07342754 (160 worldwide citation)

A device is provided for preventing arcing between contacts of a switching device as the contacts of the switching device are opened. The device includes a coil suppression circuit connected in parallel with the coil. The coil suppression circuit dissipates the energy stored in the coil in response ...

Terence F Kelly, Victor W Marsh, Christopher W Kelly, Kevin E Baird: Combined personalized traffic and weather report and alert system and method. MyWeather, Boyle Fredrickson S C, February 3, 2009: US07486201 (74 worldwide citation)

A system and method for generating and delivering to users combined personalized traffic and weather report and alerts including forecast traffic and weather conditions. A user defines a travel route of interest and alert conditions. Based on current weather information, weather forecast information ...

Nitesh Ratnakar: Smart medicine container. Boyle Fredrickson S C, September 11, 2007: US07269476 (58 worldwide citation)

A medicine dispensing system is provided that comprises of a medicine container with an inbuilt pill dispensing assembly which automatically dispenses a prescribed dose of medicine at prescribed times. It alerts the patient when a dose of medicine has been dispensed. The alert signal is a local audi ...

Michael T Gauthier, Steven S Landowski: Ratcheting torque wrench. Gauthier Biomedical, Boyle Fredrickson S C, October 7, 2008: US07430945 (45 worldwide citation)

A tool is provided for driving fasteners that includes a torque limiting mechanism therein. The torque limiting mechanism includes a first frictional engagement member disposed on the drive shaft for the tool that is engaged by one or more second frictional engagement members disposed on one or more ...

Troy Storch, John Gross, William Orne III, Eric Stephen Kincel: Adjustable gun rail lock. American Defense Manufacturing, Boyle Fredrickson S C, November 2, 2010: US07823316 (41 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for mounting accessories to a firearm are disclosed. The systems include a rail connector and quick release device for mounting on a firearm. The connector includes at least one mounting rail and a fastening member for securely fastening the connector directly to the firearm. The ...

Don R Bayer, Chris Turner, Christine A Richardson, Robert D Kern: Fuel selection device. Generac Power Systems, Boyle Fredrickson S C, September 22, 2009: US07591257 (41 worldwide citation)

A fuel selection device is provided for allowing a user to connect the cylinders of an internal combustion engine to a user-selected fuel source. The fuel selection device includes a housing that defines a cavity for receiving a moveable selector therein. The selector defining first, second, third a ...

Craig Prater, Chanmin Su, Nghi Phan, Jeffrey M Markakis, Craig Cusworth, Jian Shi, Johannes H Kindt, Steven F Nagle, Wenjun Fan: Fast-scanning SPM and method of operating same. Veeco Instruments, Boyle Fredrickson S C, August 3, 2010: US07770231 (40 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided that have the capability of rapidly scanning a large sample of arbitrary characteristics under force control feedback so has to obtain a high resolution image. The method includes generating relative scanning movement between a probe of the SPM and a sample to sca ...

Frank E Oetlinger: Clamping mechanism for folder gluer machine. Blanking Systems, Boyle Fredrickson S C, July 21, 2009: US07562855 (36 worldwide citation)

A clamping mechanism is provided for supporting a plurality of tools for use in a folder gluer machine. The clamping mechanism includes first and second clamps. Each clamp defines a corresponding clamping cavity for receiving a tool therein. Each clamp is movable between a release position wherein t ...

Robert H Ricciardelli: Gas flow diverter for respiratory monitoring device. Treymed, Boyle Fredrickson S C, February 1, 2011: US07878980 (35 worldwide citation)

A gas flow diverter for increasing the turbulence of an incoming respiratory gas flow through a respiratory gas sensor is provided. The diverter is positioned at a patient or inlet end of a tube section of the sensor in order to divert the respiratory gas flow from the patient generally equally acro ...

Dieter Haemmerich, David M Mahvi, John G Webster, David J Schutt: Electrode array for tissue ablation. Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, Boyle Fredrickson S C, May 6, 2008: US07367974 (35 worldwide citation)

An electrode array allows for rapid ablation of a strip of tissue in an organ providing a barrier to blood loss during resection operations.