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McGuire George: Bone clamp and adjustable drill guide. Nilles James E, September 17, 1974: US3835849 (113 worldwide citation)

A bone clamp for aiding a surgeon in positioning bones and securing them together and having means for properly orientating drills so that aligned holes may be drilled through the two bones, and also having means for locating the screw to be inserted through the bones to hold them together. One memb ...


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Schneider Raymond C, Snoy Joseph B: Electronically controlled power transmission. Twin Disc Incorporated, Nilles James E, April 23, 1974: US3805640 (73 worldwide citation)

A power transmission includes an engine-driven lock-up type torque converter for driving a speed changing gear shift mechanism shiftable to different speed ranges by solenoid operated clutch valves. An electronic controller provides output signals to operate the clutch valves and also to inhibit loc ...


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Szymaszek Paul G: Control means for a variable capacity rotary screw compressor. Vilter Manufacturing Corporation, Nilles James E, December 9, 1975: US3924972 (59 worldwide citation)

A variable capacity rotary screw compressor has a pair of helical rotors mounted within a housing for compressing fluid and an axially movable slide valve in the housing to control the capacity of the compressor. Control means are provided for moving the slide valve to regulate or adjust compressor ...


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Gudmestad Ragnar: Rotary wire stripper. Artos Engineering Company, Nilles James E, May 6, 1975: US3881374 (56 worldwide citation)

A rotary wire stripping machine for stripping a predetermined length of insulation from the end of a wire and, in the case of stranded wire, twisting the strands to form a finished end. The machine provides for accurate adjustment of the depth of cut of the insulation and of the twisting mechanism t ...


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Lust David A: Modular storage unit and structures formed therefrom. Nilles James E, July 9, 1974: US3822924 (49 worldwide citation)

A modular knock-down storage unit, usable alone or with one or more similar units, comprises rectangular wall members or panels, each bevelled and grooved along certain edges to accommodate removable locking strips which secure adjacent panels together. A given unit may comprise four, five or six pa ...


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Snoy Joseph B, Gill Michael E: Power transmission having friction clutch bias differential with automatic clutch release. Twin Disc Incorporated, Nilles James E, July 15, 1975: US3894446 (49 worldwide citation)

A power transmission for an all-wheel drive earth moving truck of the off-highway type. More specifically, an inter-axle friction clutch biased differential with automatic clutch release for such a power transmission. The differential is equipped with a clutch which provides a predetermined amount o ...


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Stibbe Paul H: High velocity web floating air bar having center exhaust means. TEC Systems, Nilles James E, March 25, 1975: US3873013 (44 worldwide citation)

An air bar for floating web material and which includes two slot nozzles, one along each of its longitudinal edges and which nozzles direct air streams toward the web and partially toward one another. The bar has a lengthwise center exhaust means for immediately removing a percentage of the two conv ...


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Gudmestad Ragnar, Sandblom Sven O: Apparatus for producing electrical conductors of measured length. Artos Engineering Company, Nilles James E, December 23, 1975: US3927590 (42 worldwide citation)

A wire feeding unit and an associated wire length measuring unit advance supply wire through a cutting zone and at the same time the advanced supply wire is guided by a wire transfer system across transversely spaced endless conveyor chains of a wire propelling conveyor. The feeding unit is automati ...


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Blaha Gerald E: Insulated wire cutting and stripping apparatus. Artos Engineering Company, Nilles James E, November 11, 1975: US3918330 (41 worldwide citation)

Insulated electrical wires are successively advanced sidewise by an intermittently operated endless conveyor, and a wire cutting and stripping apparatus is provided at least at one side of the conveyor for trimming and stripping successive wires during periods of momentary standstill of the conveyor ...


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Reis John P: Pass case. Amity Leather Products Co, Nilles James E, December 30, 1975: US3929177 (40 worldwide citation)

A pass case for use with a French purse which has a compartment for receiving bills and a coin purse. The pass case includes a plurality of folded plastic wings for receiving cards and a flexible leather flap for covering the plastic wings and holding them in a folded position. Each of the folded pl ...