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Narendra S Tyagi: Combination surgical retractor, light source, spreader, and suction apparatus. Pamela S Burt, Irving M Weiner, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, May 26, 1998: US05755660 (169 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method of performing a cholecystectomy procedure through a 3-centimeter incision in the minimum stress triangle through the falciform ligament which provides for direct vertical view of the biliary ducts during dissection. Special tools are provided for this type and other types of ...


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Yoshihiko Hotta: Lamplight device for vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, Irving M Weiner, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, January 27, 1998: US05711592 (72 worldwide citation)

A lamplight device for a vehicle which is inconspicuous when it is turned off is provided. The lamplight device comprises a reflection type or transmission type optical member installed on a predetermined place of a vehicle body either directly or through an appearance member, and is adapted to refl ...


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Yorihisa Yamamoto, Yutaka Nishi, Takashi Nishimori, Hiroyuki Tokunaga, Hideki Machino: Vehicle steering control system. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, Irving M Weiner, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, June 30, 1998: US05774819 (66 worldwide citation)

In a vehicle steering control system, an actuating torque is applied to steerable wheels according to a steering torque applied to a steering wheel in a conventional manner, and an additional actuating torque is applied to the steering wheel by an electric motor according to lateral dynamic conditio ...


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Robert Sunseri, Earl Sunseri: Automatic pitching device and methods of constructing and utilizing same. Joseph P Carrier, William F Esser, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, May 12, 1998: US05749797 (45 worldwide citation)

A ball or object ejecting device is disclosed which is useful as an automatic pitching machine. The device includes a support guide for supporting a ball to be ejected, a flexible impacting member for impacting against a supported ball at a large velocity for thereby forcibly ejecting the ball from ...


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Yukinori Mogaki, Shigieru Suzuki, Shunroku Seno: Panel joining mechanism. Toto, Joseph P Carrier, Irving M Weiner, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, December 2, 1997: US05692345 (43 worldwide citation)

A panel joining mechanism (1) has a post (10) composed of a flat rear wall (11) adapted to be positioned in confronting relation to an attachment (40) for being securely joined to the attachment (40), and a pair of side walls (12) extending from respective opposite ends of the flat rear wall (11) aw ...


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Kouichi Kojima: Driver condition-monitoring apparatus for automotive vehicles. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, Irving M Weiner, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, December 2, 1997: US05694116 (43 worldwide citation)

A driver condition-monitoring apparatus for an automotive vehicle. determines the condition of a driver driving the automotive vehicle and voice information for the driver is generated. A voice uttered by the driver is recognized. The voice information for the driver is generated depending on a resu ...


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Kenji Yoshikawa: Driving state-monitoring apparatus for automotive vehicles. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, September 29, 1998: US05815070 (35 worldwide citation)

A driving state-monitoring apparatus for an automotive vehicle monitors a driving state of a driver of the automotive vehicle. A driving state parameter indicative of the driving state of the driver is calculated based on at least one of behavior of the automotive vehicle, a driving operation of the ...


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Masaki Izawa, Hirotada Ito, Tsukasa Fukuzato, Takuju Nakamura: Active suspension system. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, Irving M Weiner, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, October 21, 1997: US05678847 (35 worldwide citation)

In an active suspension system, an electromagnetic actuator is interposed between a tube connected to a vehicle body and a rod connected to a wheel. The electromagnetic actuator includes a motor vertically slidably accommodated within the tube and supported in a floating manner by motor supporting s ...


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Takeaki Nakajima, Kazumi Yamazaki: Arrangement of disposition of canister in vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Joseph P Carrier, Irving M Weiner, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, December 30, 1997: US05702125 (28 worldwide citation)

A rear panel is provided in rear of a connecting wall rising upwardly from a rear end of a front floor panel, and a fuel tank supported within a subframe is disposed beneath a lower surface of the rear floor panel. A gas fume absorbing canister and a muffler are juxtaposed in a lateral direction of ...


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Junji Kutsuzawa, Yoshihito Kai, Hidenori Miyamoto, Futoshi Shimai: Method of and apparatus for removing coating from edge of substrate. Tokyo Ohka Kogyo, Joseph P Carrier, Irving M Weiner, Weiner Carrier Burt & Esser P C, November 18, 1997: US05688411 (27 worldwide citation)

A removing unit for removing coating from the edge of a substrate has a vertical unit body housing a pair of pipes connected to a solvent reservoir and having respective solvent supply parts. The unit body has a head disposed in an upper end portion thereof. The head has a horizontal slot which open ...