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Paul H Stibbe: Web drying apparatus having means for heating recirculated air. TEC Systems, James E Nilles, September 26, 1978: US04116620 (85 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for heating the recirculated air from a web dryer in such a manner that the recirculated air does not come in direct contact with the flame of the burner in which the fuel and air for combustion are mixed and burned. Because the solvent-laden recirculated air does not come in contact with ...


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Burnell J Wollar: Two-piece fastener with front shoulder. Phillips Plastics Corporation, James E Nilles, September 20, 1983: US04405272 (82 worldwide citation)

The fastener of the invention has a sleeve-like body with a laterally enlarged head at a rear end thereof, a fixed diameter rear portion forwardly adjacent to the head, and at least three forwardly opening longitudinal slots defining as many forwardly projecting legs. A plunger insertable into the b ...


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Masahiko Matsunawa, Yasufumi Emori, Yoshizumi Yasuda: Method of discriminating pictures. Konishiroku Photo, James E Nilles, April 26, 1988: US04741046 (82 worldwide citation)

A method of discriminating pictures, wherein a picture is binary-coded. The variation in the number of foreground pixels constituting foreground pixel regions within a discrimination unit area is determined. Alternatively the variation in the distance between said foreground pixel regions is determi ...


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Robert A Daane, Roy E Downham: Paper web handling apparatus having improved air bar with dimensional optimization. Advance Systems, James E Nilles, November 22, 1988: US04785986 (76 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for drying a running paper web and floatingly suspending it without contact during the drying process, including air bars which are considerably larger than conventional air bars, for example, being about five and one-fourth inches square in cross-section, and being about three and one-hal ...


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John R Ahrens: Multidensity foam article and method of preparation. Milsco Manufacturing Company, James E Nilles, February 26, 1980: US04190697 (75 worldwide citation)

A multidensity polyurethane foam article suitable for use as a seat cushion includes a supportive layer of firm foam and a comfortable layer of softer foam. The multidensity article has a sag factor of about 3.0 to about 4.5, and the two foam layers are bonded together without employing adhesives. T ...


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Alfred Wolfseder: Multiple tray-shaped packing and storage unit. Gregor Hofbauer, James E Nilles, October 28, 1986: US04619363 (74 worldwide citation)

Described is a tray-shaped packing container, particularly for containing components of a combination tool system or the like. The packing container may at the same time be used as a storage container, and may be combined with further containers of similar construction to form a packing and storage ...


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Michel Bruel, Alain Soubie, Philippe Spinelli: Process and apparatus for implanting particles in a solid. Commissariat a l Energie Atomique, James E Nilles, April 29, 1986: US04585945 (67 worldwide citation)

In a process for implanting particles in a solid in which is produced a substantially parallel beam of high-energy primary particles secondary particles are placed in the path of the latter and by interaction with the primary particles are projected towards the target with a sufficiently high energy ...


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Duncan Johnstone: Industrial vacuum loader with dust removal means for bag house filtration system. James E Nilles, April 12, 1977: US04017281 (66 worldwide citation)

An industrial vacuum loader comprises an enclosed hopper into which particulate matter is drawn through a loading hose. The hopper is connected by a suction hose to the lower intake port of a bag house and the upper outlet port of the bag house is connected by a transformation hose to the suction po ...


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Erich J Kocher: Apparatus for separating liquid droplets from gas. Vilter Manufacturing Corporation, James E Nilles, Thomas F Kirby, May 14, 1985: US04516994 (64 worldwide citation)

An oil separator assembly for separating and recovering oil droplets from compressed hot refrigerant gas circulating in a refrigeration system comprises a hollow metal tank having a chamber in which a hollow cylindrical fine-mesh filter element is vertically mounted. The filter element has a hollow ...


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Daryl R Konzal, Craig N Johnson, Donald W Baumgartner: Machine for forming seams of two-piece paper cups. Paper Machinery Corporation, James E Nilles, December 25, 1984: US04490130 (63 worldwide citation)

In a machine for making two-piece flat bottom paper cups, having a mandrel on which the cup is formed, the portions of the two blanks that are to form the bottom seam are heated by a device comprising a stationary air duct with which the mandrel can be coaxially aligned. Air flowing forwardly in the ...