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Medford D Sanner: Ambient illumination bar code reader. Recognition Equipment Incorporated, Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, October 17, 1989: US04874933 (38 worldwide citation)

A bar code scanner (10) for scanning bar codes (12) is provided. The bar code scanner (10) includes an image sensor (26) for converting optical information into an electrical signal. The bar codes (12) are illuminated by ambient light only and not by a light source associated with the bar code scann ...


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Andrew G Cooksey: Connector assembly for wireline tool string. Otis Engineering, Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, January 22, 1991: US04986690 (38 worldwide citation)

A connector assembly adapted to quickly connect and disconnect tools and stem sections in wireline tool strings. Connector assembly (10) comprises box end (12) and pin end (14) adapted to be slidably engaged and locked by rotating either end 90.degree. relative to the other in either direction. Conn ...


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David Liang: Combination of utensils. Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, November 15, 1994: US05363755 (38 worldwide citation)

A combination of utensils including a table defining an upperside and an underside. The upperside of the table defines a first recess, a second recess, a cutout being in communication with the first and second recesses, a third recess and two shaft-receiving recesses each defining a narrow entry. Th ...


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Billy D Goforth, Charles L Goforth, Joe G Brooks, J Douglas Brooks: Close tolerance shredder. Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies, Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, February 15, 1994: US05285973 (37 worldwide citation)

A shredder including a shredder housing having an inside, an outside, side walls, end walls, such that the end walls and side walls are engineered and joined together to maintain tight tolerance within the shredder. The end walls and side walls define a top inlet opening and a bottom outlet opening. ...


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Carl Pixley: Apparatus and method for determining sequential hardware equivalence. Microelectronics & Computer Technology Corporation, Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, July 19, 1994: US05331568 (37 worldwide citation)

A method for determining sequential hardware equivalence between two designs and whether one design can replace another design is disclosed whereby the designs are compared utilizing OBDD representations of the designs. The set of states in each of the designs that are equivalent to each other, equi ...


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Paul F Van Maanen Jr: Data merge document processing method. Recognition Equipment Incorporated, Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, August 8, 1989: US04855580 (35 worldwide citation)

A method for merging data from at least two data capture devices (12, 14) includes capturing data from a plurality of documents at a first data capture device (12). The captured data is stored in a first plurality of records. Within each of the plurality of records, the time the data was captured fo ...


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John K Anderson, Michael S Andrews, Robert S Briggs Jr, David M Keathly: Method for determining the quality of print using pixel intensity level frequency distributions. Comar, Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, September 1, 1992: US05144566 (34 worldwide citation)

A print inspection method in which an area of printed material is optically scanned to obtain image data representing picture elements having variable intensity levels includes counting the number of picture elments at a particular intensity level in the area scanned to thereby generate a frequency ...


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Clayton L Sturgeon: Integrated magnetic power converter. Powercube Corporation, Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, May 4, 1993: US05208739 (34 worldwide citation)

An integrated magnetic power converter for supplying power to a load includes a continuous magnetic structure having first and second legs and a magnetic path therebetween. Two transformers and two inductor devices are included on the core. The converter operates in four states determined by the sta ...


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Roy G Fox: Pivoting energy attenuating seat. Bell Helicopter Textron, Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, June 30, 1992: US05125598 (34 worldwide citation)

An energy attenuating seat for a vehicle includes a seat member having a seat back and a seat pan. The seat pan includes a front and rear portion. The seat back is rigidly attached to a rigid seat structure or directly to the vehicle. Support structure is provided which is rigidly attached to the ve ...


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John J Lau, Si Ming Fang: Semiconductor wafer transfer apparatus with back-to-back positioning and separation. Mactronix, Ross Howison Clapp & Korn, August 15, 1989: US04856957 (33 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed for the bulk transfer of semiconductor wafers from container to container for processing in the back-to-back configuration. The apparatus includes a stage (12) for selectively raising the wafers from a boat (14) upward into a retaining mechanism (18). The wafers are confine ...