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Chandra K Banerjee, Ernest G Farrier, John H Reynolds IV, Henry T Ridings, Andrew J Sensabaugh Jr, Michael D Shannon, Gary R Shelar: Smoking article. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, David G Conlin, December 22, 1987: US04714082 (217 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a smoking article, preferably in cigarette form, which produces an aerosol that resembles tobacco smoke. The article preferably comprises a short combustible fuel element having a density greater than 0.5 g/cc, a separate substrate bearing an aerosol forming material ...


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Rickey R Cornett, R Victor Walsh, Ronald S Willard, Michael Z Johnston, Jaime P Saluta, Daniel J Tylak, Michael J Bird: Intelligent computer integrated maintenance system and method. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, Mitchell S Bigel, June 1, 1993: US05216612 (214 worldwide citation)

An intelligent computer integrated maintenance system and method includes an electronically stored parts manual which contains a hierarchical listing of all parts in production machines, and a maintenance operations computer controller which includes a maintenance schedule management subsystem, an e ...


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Jack F Clearman, Thomas L Gentry, Gary R Shelar: Smoking article with tobacco jacket. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, David G Conlin, July 12, 1988: US04756318 (200 worldwide citation)

The present invention preferably relates to a smoking article which is capable of producing substantial quantities of aerosol, both initially and over the useful life of the product, without significant thermal degradation of the aerosol former and without the presence of substantial pyrolysis or in ...


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Andrew J Sensabaugh Jr, Henry T Ridings, John H Reynolds IV: Smoking article. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, David G Conlin, December 27, 1988: US04793365 (193 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a smoking article which produces an aerosol that resembles tobacco smoke, but contains no more than a minimal amount of incomplete combustion or pyrolysis products.


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Gary R Shelar: Pipe with replaceable cartridge. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, David G Conlin, November 24, 1987: US04708151 (192 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a smoking article which has the appearance of a conventional pipe. The pipe of the present invention is capable of producing substantial quantities of aerosol, preferably without significant thermal degradation of the aerosol former and without the presence of substa ...


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Jackie L White, Bradley J Ingebrethsen: Smoking article with dual burn rate fuel element. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, David G Conlin, September 20, 1988: US04771795 (133 worldwide citation)

The present invention preferably relates to a smoking article which is capable of producing substantial quantities of aerosol, both initially and over the useful life of the product, without significant thermal degradation of the aerosol former and without the presence of substantial pyrolysis or in ...


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Chandra K Banerjee, Joseph J Chiou, Ernest G Farrier, Thomas L Gentry, Richard L Lehman, Henry T Ridings, Andrew J Sensabaugh Jr, Michael D Shannon: Tobacco smoking article with electrochemical heat source. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, Steven P Shurtz, February 15, 1994: US05285798 (121 worldwide citation)

A smoking article with an electrochemical heat source is disclosed. The non-combustion heat source includes at least two metallic agents capable of interacting electrochemically with one another, such as magnesium and iron or nickel. The metallic agents may be provided in a variety of forms, includi ...


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Chandra K Banerjee, Ernest G Farrier, Henry T Ridings, Andrew J Sensabaugh Jr, Michael D Shannon, Gary R Shelar, Jack F Clearman, Thomas L Gentry: Method for making aerosol generating cartridge. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, David G Conlin, August 27, 1991: US05042509 (121 worldwide citation)

Making an aerosol generating cartridge useful for a smoking article is described. The method comprises filling a non-combustible elongated capsule, open at one end, with a substrate bearing an aersol forming material, and applying a fuel element to the open end of the capsule to enclose the substrat ...


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Jack F Clearman, William J Casey, Olivia P Furin, Grant M Stewart: Smoking article with an enclosed heat conductive capsule containing an aerosol forming substance. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, David G Conlin, May 28, 1991: US05019122 (119 worldwide citation)

A heat conductive capsule which carries or contains an aerosol forming material for use in smoking articles which upon heating ruptures or otherwise undergoes a change in structure to release at least a portion of the aerosol forming material, which aerosol resembles tobacco smoke, but preferably co ...


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Michael D Shannon, Richard L Lehman, James L Resce, Olivia P Furin, Joseph T Meers, Dennis M Riggs, Ernest G Farrier: Catalyst containing smoking articles for reducing carbon monoxide. R J Reynolds Tobacco Company, Grover M Myers, David G Conlin, May 18, 1993: US05211684 (116 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to cigarettes and other smoking articles which contain a catalytic composition, preferably as part of the fuel element, that substantially decreases the amount of carbon monoxide contained in the mainstream smoke during smoking. The present invention also relates to ...