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George P Maly: Sterilization chest. Fischer Tachner & Strauss, September 6, 1983: US04402407 (61 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a container that is useful as a sterilization chest for surgeons' instruments and the like. The container includes a generally open-top box having a peripheral flange about its top edge and an open channel extending along at least two of the opposite sides of the box in the periph ...


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Henry V Huang: Automated method for quantitative analysis of biological fluids. Fischer Tachner & Strauss, April 27, 1982: US04327073 (58 worldwide citation)

A method for the simultaneous and rapid quantitative analysis of biological fluids for a plurality of substances, each of which undergoes at least one reaction with a respective cognate compound. Typical substances include hormones, enzymes, and viruses. The method comprises binding each of a plural ...


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Delbert E Elder, Gerald F Forder, Albert J Donnelly: Apparatus for control of load power consumption. Standun Controls, Fischer Tachner & Strauss, February 14, 1984: US04431948 (52 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for reducing the voltage applied to a load in an AC system utilizes an autotransformer and a relay or equivalent switching device between the common winding and the series winding. In each of the AC lines, the common winding and relay are connected between the load and the AC common whi ...


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Charles E Everest: Infrared thermometer in making stress-degree measurements for irrigation purposes. Fischer Tachner & Strauss, November 24, 1981: US04301682 (47 worldwide citation)

A temperature measuring apparatus or device for measuring the temperature of an object or a series of closely adjacent objects through the measurement of relative infrared radiation is normally referred to as an infrared thermometer. Known infrared thermometers can be modified so as to be useful in ...


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Arthur E Bergstrom, Richard H Nelson, George P Maly: Blast joint for subterranean wells. Carbide Blast Joints, Fischer Tachner & Strauss, September 14, 1982: US04349050 (46 worldwide citation)

This is an improved blast joint for subterranean wells which is ideally suited for applications where corrosive compounds such as hydrogen sulfide and carbon dioxide are encountered. The blast joint comprises a plurality of temperature and corrosion resistant hard rings which are in a stacked end fa ...


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Geoffrey C Garth: Portable cervical collar. Fischer Tachner & Strauss, November 8, 1983: US04413619 (45 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a portable cervical collar formed of an elongated band of stiff, flexible sheet material which can be formed into a cylindrical collar. The collar includes a chin support brace which is a generally C-shaped flat sheet that can be attached with its opposite ends secured to opposite ...


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Bruce E Swartout: Flywheel for kinetic energy storage. U S Flywheels, Fischer Tachner & Strauss, February 1, 1983: US04370899 (39 worldwide citation)

A unitary, wide rim of fiber composite material for use in conjunction with flywheels for inertial energy storage apparatus, the rim being fabricated to minimize radial stresses and equalize hoop stresses ordinarily produced at high speed rotation of the flywheel. Novel fabrication techniques includ ...


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Philip E Chalberg: Suction outlet assembly for whirlpool baths and the like. Fischer Tachner & Strauss, November 23, 1982: US04359790 (39 worldwide citation)

A suction outlet assembly providing a path through which water within a whirlpool bath may be pumped out for recirculation. The assembly comprises three principal components, namely, an elbow structure which includes an integral flange and threaded pipe for protruding through a suitable orifice in t ...


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Robert K Booher: Priority determining network having user arbitration circuits coupled to a multi-line bus. Fischer Tachner & Strauss, June 8, 1982: US04334288 (38 worldwide citation)

A priority determining network to concurrently arbitrate between a plurality of requests that are initiated by different users who each desire either access to a system (e.g. a computer, a communication system, or the like) or interruption of transfer of data between certain components (e.g. a memor ...


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Galen L Buckley, Harold W Martin: Universally adjustable ranging target and retro-reflector housing bracket. Fischer Tachner & Strauss, August 10, 1982: US04343550 (34 worldwide citation)

A combined sighting target and bracket adapted for receiving a reflector housing for use with electronic distance measuring instruments in surveying and other civil engineering applications. The unique structure permits adjustment of three parameters that render the present invention generally compa ...