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Andrew E Bowyer, Daniel K Chappell: Method and apparatus for direct detection of communication system leakage signals. Wavetek Corporation, Maginot Addison & Moore, November 6, 2001: US06313874 (27 worldwide citation)

A receiver circuit, which may be used in a leakage detector, includes an RF input, a narrow band filter, and a direct demodulator. The leakage detector in which the receiver circuit may be used is operable to measure leakage in a communication system, the communication system operable to transmit br ...


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Robert W Roemer, Eddie V Williams: Method and apparatus for securing an electronic package to a circuit board. NCR Corporation, Maginot Addison & Moore, January 30, 2001: US06181567 (27 worldwide citation)

A method of securing an electronic package to a circuit board includes the step of providing a retainer having a locating cavity defined therein. The method further includes the step of positioning the electronic package within the locating cavity so that the electronic package is fixed in relations ...


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Pingnan Shi, Andrew E Bowyer, Qin Zhang: Method and apparatus for measuring a radio frequency signal having program information and control information. Wavetek Corporation, Maginot Addison & Moore, October 30, 2001: US06310646 (27 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are method and apparatus which measure signal level of an RF signal. The measured RF signal includes a baseband signal modulated onto a first carrier signal having a first frequency and the baseband signal includes program information and control information. The method and apparatus digit ...


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Charles Bolam: Method and arrangement for securing a current transformer to an electric utility meter housing. Siemens Power Transmission & Distribution, Maginot Addison & Moore, December 28, 1999: US06008711 (26 worldwide citation)

An arrangement for securing a current transformer to an electric utility meter housing. The arrangement includes a utility meter base plate which forms a portion of the electric utility meter housing. The utility meter base plate includes (i) a first central axis and (ii) a transformer receptacle de ...


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Kevin M Ward, Gregory A Phillips, Manfred W Schmidt: Dimpling. Credo Tool Company, Maginot Addison & Moore, November 14, 2000: US06145426 (25 worldwide citation)

A tool having a body with two broad sides and a margin along which a cutting edge extends, and discrete, discontinuous protrusions from at least one of said broad sides, spaced from said cutting edge and from one another. The protrusions can take the form of concave dimples with a ridge on their per ...


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Stephen P Moenning, Donald M Judy, Douglas B Thatcher: Medical table and method for moving a patient from a first position to a second position. Maginot Addison & Moore, July 21, 1998: US05781943 (25 worldwide citation)

A medical table includes a base. The medical table also includes a number of rollers, supported by the base, which collectively define a bed surface for supporting a patient, wherein each roller of the number of rollers (1) defines a fluid impervious bag having a void therein, and (2) contains a plu ...


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David M Wright: Retail terminal having a tilt mechanism which includes a ratchet member for positioning a display monitor relative to a stationary base. NCR Corporation, Maginot Addison & Moore, July 11, 2000: US06085972 (25 worldwide citation)

A retail terminal includes a display monitor and a base for supporting the display monitor. The retail terminal further includes a tilt mechanism for positioning the display monitor relative to the base. The tilt mechanism has a ratchet member supported by the display monitor. The ratchet member has ...


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Douglas J Franchville, Andrew E Bowyer: Preconfigured CATV sweep testing method and apparatus. Wavetek Corporation, Maginot Addison & Moore, August 21, 2001: US06278485 (25 worldwide citation)

An exemplary embodiment of the present invention is an apparatus for receiving sweep testing signals and generating frequency response values therefrom. The apparatus includes a test input, a controller, a receiver circuit and a measurement circuit. The test input has a first connection arrangement ...


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Andrew E Bowyer, Adam A Nowotarski, Pingnan Shi, Qin Zhang: RF circuit for use in a combined leakage detector and signal level monitor. Wavetek Corporation, Maginot Addison & Moore, November 9, 1999: US05982165 (25 worldwide citation)

An RF circuit for use as a front end for a combined leakage signal detector and signal level monitor includes a shared frequency conversion stage utilized for both leakage signals and signal level monitoring ("SLM") signals. One embodiment of the present invention includes an RF circuit comprising a ...


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Joanne S Walter, Horng Jaan Lin, Donald L Forsythe: Method and apparatus for checking out large items with a self-service checkout terminal. NCR Corporation, Maginot Addison & Moore, December 4, 2001: US06325290 (24 worldwide citation)

A method of operating a self-service checkout terminal is herein. The self-service checkout terminal has a housing, a stationary scanner secured to the housing, and a hand-held scanner having a holder associated therewith. The hand-held scanner is movable relative to the housing. The method includes ...