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Ulrich Schievelbusch: Driving hub for a vehicle. Fichtel & Sachs, Toren McGeady & Associates, December 3, 1991: US05069655 (195 worldwide citation)

The driving hub for a vehicle, in particular a bicycle, comprises a hub shaft (1), a hub sleeve (9) which is rotatable relative to the hub shaft (1) and a driver (13) rotatably mounted on the hub shaft (1). The driver (13) drives the hub sleeve (9) via a friction gear (17) of which the first toroida ...


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Masamichi Toyama, Youichi Iwasaki, Akihiro Fujiwara, Takashi Amikura, Naoya Kaneda, Masahiro Takei: Automatic object image follow-up device. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Toren McGeady & Associates, July 9, 1991: US05031049 (154 worldwide citation)

An automatic object image follow-up device includes a setting circuit for shiftably setting a follow-up field; an extracting circuit for extracting a feature of an object in relation to the follow-up field; a store for storing the extracted feature; a detecting circuit for detecting a relative shift ...


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Tsuyoshi Nakano: Method of stacking printed circuit boards. Micro, Toren McGeady & Associates, March 29, 1988: US04733461 (148 worldwide citation)

A method for stacking, on a mother board in high density, N printed circuit boards which are formed, respectively, in the same size and shape of a regular N-sided polygon, where N is an integer not less than three. The mother board is provided, at a position corresponding to one side of the regular ...


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Wolfgang Herzberg: Device for reconnecting a broken bone. Toren McGeady & Associates, January 29, 1991: US04988350 (118 worldwide citation)

The device for connecting a fractured bone in the femoral neck is of two-piece construction that includes a bone fastening cover plate (11) and a trochanter supporting plate (20), in which the bone fastening cover plate (11) is provided with a bone screw reception sleeve (13) assuming an angle which ...


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Hitomi Ito, Toshitsugu Furuya: Strap connector. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Toren McGeady & Associates, January 19, 1988: US04719671 (111 worldwide citation)

A strap connector comprises a connector body and a core. The connector body is formed in a hollow, approximately square pole like shape with openings formed in two opposed sides thereof. The core is provided with a groove part which is of a width approximately equal to the sum of diameters of two pi ...


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Tibor Zold: Method and apparatus for fast, reliable, and environmentally safe dispensing of fluids, gases and individual particles of a suspension through pressure control at well defined parts of a closed flow-through system. Toren McGeady & Associates, June 26, 1990: US04936465 (105 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for controlling flows of fluids, suspensions, gases, aerosols, and for sorting individual particles, flowing in transporter ducts of a flow-through duct system, using for control of the flow and hence, for dispensing and sorting processes, a pressure increase for a short time ...


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Rochus Marxer, Reinhard Franck: Tensile thread holder for tooth care. Toren McGeady & Associates, July 17, 1990: US04941488 (97 worldwide citation)

Tensile threads used for tooth care can be fastened to a fork-type holder. The ends of each thread have thickened portions in the form of knots which rest as abutments when the thread is placed in the holder on the fork-type arms. For storing the threads in a hygenically closable container, a plural ...


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Rainer Fey, Gunter Look, Gerhard Dumbser: Data display instrument for a bicycle. Sachs Huret, Toren McGeady & Associates, August 29, 1989: US04862395 (92 worldwide citation)

The data display instrument for a bicycle comprises an LCD field having an analog scale field to display the momentary travelling speed and an analog scale field to display the pedalling speed. The scale fields are automatically switchable to two measuring ranges. Furthermore, two digital numerical ...


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Arndt Bergner: Dispensing device for flowable masses. Hilti Aktiengesellschaft, Toren McGeady & Associates, August 8, 1989: US04854482 (92 worldwide citation)

A device for dispensing metered quantities of flowable multi-component masses includes a housing with separate chambers, each containing a flexible bag with one component of the multi-component mass. Material is pressed out of the bags by a liquid propellant supplied from a reservoir in the housing ...


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Walter O Seiler: Therapeutic mattress, in particular for preventing or curing decubitus ulcers. OBA and Hans Vollmin, Toren McGeady & Associates, August 14, 1990: US04947500 (91 worldwide citation)

The therapeutic mattress comprises an elastic but hard base layer of foam material. Over this base layer is applied a frame composed of a hard part and a soft part. On its upper side the mattress is bounded by a soft cover layer. Between or inside the aforementioned parts is disposed a core comprisi ...