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Ronald V McBean Sr: Instrumentation system with multiple sensor modules. Cahill Sutton & Thomas, September 13, 1994: US05347476 (117 worldwide citation)

An instrumentation system includes a hand-held computer-based measuring meter having a visual display and a plurality of individual sensor modules that can be selectively coupled to the measuring meter for measuring one of a variety of parameters such as temperature, pressure, or the like. Each sens ...


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William M Biesemeyer: Table saw fence system. Cahill Sutton & Thomas, June 10, 1980: US04206910 (116 worldwide citation)

A longitudinally extending support is secured to the table of a table saw to which a guide rail is secured. A saw fence, having a shoe secured thereto, includes a clamping arm extending therefrom. The shoe slidably engages the guide rail and may be clamped together with the fence to the guide rail. ...


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Paul David Jackson, Stephen Charles Schultz: Pneumatic polishing head for CMP apparatus. Integrated Process Equipment Corporation, Cahill Sutton & Thomas, July 1, 1997: US05643061 (116 worldwide citation)

A polishing head for chemical-mechanical polishing apparatus includes a carrier plate having concentric, integral, cylindrical walls, an annular piston fitting within the outer of the cylindrical walls and a second piston fitting within the inner cylindrical wall and engaging the annular piston. Eac ...


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Donald F Gray, Michael M Malkin: Pressure sensitive pointing device for transmitting signals to a tablet. Kurta Corporation, Cahill Sutton & Thomas, November 5, 1996: US05571997 (114 worldwide citation)

A pressure sensitive pointing device or pen is described for use with an electronic tablet that determines the position of the pointing device on the surface of the tablet. The pointing device incorporates a variable reluctance circuit responsive to the force exerted on the pen point for modulating ...


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Aubrey Palestrant: Percutaneous irrigation and drainage system. Cahill Sutton & Thomas, March 26, 1991: US05002528 (114 worldwide citation)

A closed system for percutaneous irrigation and drainage of cavities containing abscesses, sterile fluid collections or hematomas includes an irrigant reservoir; an irrigation tube connects the reservoir to a first port of a first three-ported connector adapted to fluidically connect two of the thre ...


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Charles E McCorkle: Apparatus and method for separation of scar tissue in venous pathway. Cahill Sutton & Thomas, March 18, 1986: US04576162 (114 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method is provided for separating scar tissue through a venous path to allow passage of an endocardial lead extracting apparatus into a patient's heart. A metal cannula having a smooth leading edge is manipulated in conjunction with a lead grasping device to slip the metal cannula o ...


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Karel C Van Marcke: Body heat responsive control apparatus. International Sanitary Ware Manufacturin Cy, Cahill Sutton & Thomas, February 11, 1992: US05086526 (113 worldwide citation)

A low voltage battery energized passive detection system generates a control signal in response to radiated heat from a human body part to energize, for settable periods of time water flow valves and ancillary equipment that may be associated with the act of washing. To minimize power demand, a prog ...


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Raymond M P Miller, Wilson W Orr: Apparatus and method for collecting, analyzing and presenting geographical information. City of Scottsdale, Cahill Sutton & Thomas, July 29, 1997: US05652717 (113 worldwide citation)

Geographically related information is received from a plurality of sources, such as orbiting satellites, reconnaissance aircraft, photographs, maps, remote computer terminals, and the like, and is processed and integrated into a generic GIS to provide expanded information due to vast amount of data ...


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Gerald W Back, Joseph A Mirowski: Inverted alignment station and method for calibrating needles of probe card for probe testing of integrated circuits. Cerprobe Corporation, Cahill Sutton & Thomas, December 14, 1999: US06002426 (112 worldwide citation)

A probe needle alignment device supports a probe card assembly with probe needles extending upward. A microscope includes a first eyepiece aligned with the probe needles in its field of view. A first video camera is positioned in optical alignment with the first eyepiece to view probe needles throug ...


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Joseph B Sinnott: Vascular graft with removable sheath. Impra, Cahill Sutton & Thomas, September 21, 1993: US05246452 (112 worldwide citation)

A porous graft is provided with a non-porous coating or sheath which does not adhere to the graft. After the graft is implanted into the patient, circulation is restored through the graft. The sheath is left in place temporarily while blood works its way through the wall of the porous graft to the n ...