Paul Matthews Pickett Jr, Daniel Shelton: Block-conduit connection alignment device. Hutchinson FTS, VanOphem & VanOphem P C, June 21, 2005: US06908117 (48 worldwide citation)

An alignment device for squarely aligning a conduit within a conduit port of a housing. The alignment device includes a connecting block having a conduit passage therethrough and into which the conduit is trapped. The connecting block has a fastener passage therethrough that is laterally offset from ...

Lee A Chase, Kevin Paul Burch: Exhaust tip. Lacks, VanOphem & VanOphem P C, March 7, 2006: US07007720 (42 worldwide citation)

An exhaust tip for attachment to a tailpipe that includes a thermoset heat shield at least partially surrounding and fastened to the tailpipe, and a thermoplastic decorative cover at least partially surrounding and fastened to the thermoset heat shield. The thermoset heat shield insulates the thermo ...

Earl J Braxton: Method and device for the disposal, recovery and recycling of pharmaceuticals from human wastes. Vanophem & Vanophem P C, November 20, 2001: US06317900 (35 worldwide citation)

A method for removing pharmaceutical agents from human wastes. Such pharmaceuticals may include their metabolized byproducts, either or both of which may be harmful as a toxin or a carcinogen. The method generally includes the use of a portable human waste containment unit which is configured to ser ...

Lee A Chase, Jason Gilliam, Franklin Lutt: Flexible lamp mounting. Lacks, VanOphem & VanOphem P C, October 4, 2005: US06951365 (35 worldwide citation)

A body subassembly for a vehicle that is designed to be mounted substantially flush with the surrounding vehicle body panels and an impact-absorbing bumper, and that is capable of deflecting with the stroke of the impact-absorbing bumper during impact. The body subassembly is preferably formed with ...

Ted Bommarito: Baccarat display system and method. Vanophem & Vanophem P C, October 9, 2001: US06299531 (33 worldwide citation)

The display system includes a plurality of displays prominently positioned about a baccarat table so that the bettors and onlookers of the baccarat table can easily view the displays and know past game results. The system includes a first counter for inputting a bank-win outcome, a second counter fo ...

Janice M Shields, Paul W Shields: Neonatal substrate warmer. Vanophem & Vanophem P C, July 9, 2002: US06417498 (31 worldwide citation)

A receptacle-type heating device for automatically warming and vibrating a multitude of containers simultaneously in order to thaw, warm, and mix cold or frozen liquid in an expedient and accurate manner. The device heats each container to a desired temperature using heat exchange of heated water wi ...

Bruno Saint Jalmes: Individual module for aircraft passengers. Airbus, VanOphem & VanOphem P C, April 11, 2006: US07025306 (30 worldwide citation)

A seating module for aircraft passengers including an individual seat which has a seat cushion, a seat back and arm rests and is adapted to be oriented in a longitudinal direction of the aircraft. The seating module further includes an upright vertical wall structure having a fitting or compartment ...

Robert J Slais, Johnny R Blankenship, Chhotubhai N Patel: Dual-plane seal for fluid-tight conduit connection. Automotive Fluid Systems, VanOphem & VanOphem P C, May 14, 2002: US06386593 (28 worldwide citation)

A dual-plane sealing configuration for a fluid-tight conduit connection that incorporates additional sealing areas and minimizes assembly misalignment. A gasket is mounted around a conduit, sandwiched between an end-form block and a receiver, and compressed therebetween using a fastener fitted throu ...

Michael Reed Thomas, Norman William Osborne, Gaetano Nino Ricca: Digital electronic lock. Vanophem & Vanophem P C, September 3, 2002: US06442983 (25 worldwide citation)

A lock which incorporates a digital programmable microprocessing interface capable of user-programming whereby a programmed combination opens the lock. According to one embodiment of the lock, there can be as many as approximately 10×10

Mark A Savoy, John A Kline: Method and apparatus for assembling exterior automotive vehicle body components onto an automotive vehicle body. Utica Enterprises, VanOphem & VanOphem P C, February 17, 2004: US06691392 (23 worldwide citation)

The present invention generally relates to a method and apparatus for the assembly of body components to an automotive body that has undergone a progressive series of framing and welding steps so as to produce a structurally rigid body frame, termed a body-in-white. More specifically, this invention ...