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Jonas J Robertson, Robert M Currie: LED replacement for fluorescent lighting. Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, March 1, 2005: US06860628 (283 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides several embodiments of an elongate hollow tubular or solid rod lighting device including a plurality of LEDs therewith and appropriate electrical componentry, and serving as a direct replacement for a conventional fluorescent light tube in a conventional fluorescent li ...


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Gary Roark: Interchangeable golf club head and adjustable handle system. Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, April 15, 2003: US06547673 (201 worldwide citation)

A system for converting readily available standard off the shelf golf club parts into a interchangeable golf club system. A conversion system consists of a head insert which can be glued into the hosel of a standard golf club head. A shaft insert having a central flange is insertable and glueable in ...


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Robert M Currie, Jonas J Robertson: Compound optical and electrical conductors, and connectors therefor. Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, June 10, 2003: US06577794 (148 worldwide citation)

A compound optical and electrical conductor includes a fiberoptic light transmitting element (multiple fibers or single solid rod) with at least one electrical conductor therewith. The electrical conductor or conductors may be imbedded or otherwise secured within the optically conducting element or ...


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Robert M Currie, Eliot Sorella: Solid state electric light bulb. Plastic Inventions & Patents, Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, February 6, 2007: US07172314 (93 worldwide citation)

A solid state light bulb for attachment to a lamp socket. The light bulb uses a number of super bright LEDs or color LEDs mounted within a hollow housing to replace a standard bulb such as a 60 Watt bulb. A stepped, reverse conical interior wall distributes and diffuses the light to project the appe ...


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Carel W J Hoyer, Robert A Graham, Adrian Steiner: Method of dynamically controlling bottom hole circulation pressure in a wellbore. Precision Drilling Technology Services Group, Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, August 19, 2003: US06607042 (92 worldwide citation)

A method of drilling a well having a first tubular member extending from the surface of the well to a position proximate the bottom of the well. The first tubular member has an inner annulus therethrough. A fluid is pumped into the well through the inner annulus of the first tubular member to flush ...


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Jonas Robertson: Combination fluorescent and LED lighting system. Plastic Inventions and Patents, Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, July 31, 2007: US07249865 (81 worldwide citation)

LEDs can be added to a conventional fluorescent lighting fixture by providing an LED circuit to the fluorescent lighting fixture pan, by adding LEDs to the fluorescent light tube with an indentation in the light tube rear to receive an LED to influence the apparent color of the the fluorescent light ...


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Yan Fei Liu, Raymond Orr, Kai Xu: Apparatus and method of controlling low frequency load currents drawn from a DC source in a telecommunications system. Ciena Corporation, Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, December 27, 2005: US06980783 (67 worldwide citation)

A circuit controls the low frequency load currents drawn by components of telecommunications systems. The circuit includes a power converter, a first sense circuit, a second sense circuit, a comparator, and a power converter control circuit. The power converter control circuit controls the power con ...


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Carl Alexoff: Multi price point on-line game and method of playing. Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, June 3, 2003: US06572106 (67 worldwide citation)

A lotto type online game for use in state sponsored lottery applications, commercial game applications, newspaper circulation builder promotional games, and others. The method of playing allows the player a choice in selecting, at the point of purchase, the price point level to be wagered and the de ...


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David T Bagley, Roger N Fearing: Systems and methods for communicating across various communication applications using single address strings. Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, November 8, 2005: US06963928 (61 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are disclosed for providing addressing strings formats and associated system implementations to minimize the number of different addressing strings used for communicating across different communication applications. The systems and methods receive a valid address string that can ...


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Ross Michael Krill: Apparatus and method for operating an internal combustion engine to reduce free oxygen contained within engine exhaust gas. Precision Drilling Technology Services Group, Merek Blackmon & Voorhees, April 20, 2004: US06722436 (60 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for controlling the operation of an internal combustion engine to reduce the presence of free oxygen in the exhaust gas of the engine. The method and apparatus provides for the internal combustion engine to be operated with a fuel-to-air ratio in excess of the stoichiometric r ...