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Seymour R Cray Jr: Computer vector register processing. Cray Research, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, December 5, 1978: US04128880 (269 worldwide citation)

Vector processing in a computer is achieved by means of a plurality of vector registers, a plurality of independent fully segmented functional units, and means for controlling the operation of the vector registers. Operations are performed on data from vector register to functional unit and back to ...


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Siegfried Bauer: Single-pole coagulation forceps. Richard Wolf, Kinzer Plyer Dorn & McEachran, December 5, 1978: US04128099 (226 worldwide citation)

A single pole coagulation forceps comprising jaw elements operated by a traction rod passing through an externally insulated electrically conductive guide barrel, the jaw elements being electrically connected to said barrel and the traction rod comprising two parts which are insulatingly interconnec ...


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Erwin R Wendorff: Suture. Miller & Prestia, December 5, 1978: US04128100 (199 worldwide citation)

A surgical system for use in forming a looped support of body portions of mammals consisting of a suture comprising a thin, narrow, flexible strip; a cylindrical sleeve through which the ends of said suture are placed, and means for crimping or attaching said sleeve so as to interlock the ends of sa ...


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Robert E Generoux: Drill bit. Lamage, Rogers Bereskin & Parr, December 5, 1978: US04128136 (150 worldwide citation)

A diamond drill coring bit having an annular crown and inner and outer concentric side surfaces. The crown is formed from a number of radially extending composite segments spaced apart circumferentially by a circumferential spacer material, all integrally bonded together. Each composite segment cons ...


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Victor Graziano: Antenna array for a cellular RF communications system. Motorola, James W Gillman, Sang Ki Lee, December 5, 1978: US04128740 (138 worldwide citation)

An array of antennas for a cellular RF communications system for providing communications to randomly placed transceivers in a given area. The antenna array includes a plurality of antenna sites located in the centers of cells. Each antenna site has a plurality of sectored antennas for providing a p ...


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William G Bloom, Pradip V Choksi, Walter Seemayer: Valved spike transfer device. American Hospital Supply Corporation, Larry N Barger, December 5, 1978: US04128098 (124 worldwide citation)

A transfer device for charging a series of hypodermic syringes with medicament from a vial, such as in hospital pharmacies. The transfer device includes a valved spike with a syringe coupler rigidly supported on the spike. Contained within the syringe coupler is a longitudinally collapsible valve th ...


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Barry J Price, John W Clitherow, John Bradshaw: Aminoalkyl furan derivatives. Allen & Hanburys, Bacon & Thomas, December 5, 1978: US04128658 (102 worldwide citation)

Compounds of the general formula I: ##STR1## and physiologically acceptable salts thereof and N-oxides and hydrates, in which R.sub.1 and R.sub.2 which may be the same or different represent hydrogen, lower alkyl, cycloalkyl, lower alkenyl, aralkyl or lower alkyl interrupted by an oxygen atom or a g ...


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William J Kemerer, Clyde W Vassar: Continuous apparatus for forming products from thermoplastic polymeric material having three-dimensional patterns and surface textures. Hazelett Strip Casting Corporation, Parmelee Johnson Bollinger & Bramblett, December 5, 1978: US04128369 (100 worldwide citation)

Continuous apparatus for impression molding products containing thermoplastic material and having three-dimensional patterns on one or both surfaces, similar or dissimilar, with or without continuously changing profile or shaped edges. The thermoplastic material to be formed may or not contain foama ...


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Jan H L van Linden, Raymond J Claxton, Joseph R Herrick, Robert J Ormesher: Aluminum scrap reclamation. Aluminum Company of America, Andrew Alexander, December 5, 1978: US04128415 (96 worldwide citation)

An improved system for melting metal scrap in a molten melting media includes a housing generally cylindrical in cross section and having upper and lower portions. Metal scrap is introduced to a body of molten melting media contained in the upper portion of the housing. A supply of molten melting me ...


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Ernest D Hauk, Thomas D Hauk, Kenneth J Carstensen: Method of gaging and joining pipe. Richard L Gausewitz, December 5, 1978: US04127927 (92 worldwide citation)

The present method and apparatus are believed to be the first to achieve, at least in a practical manner susceptible of widespread use on large numbers of joints, both proper engagement and proper makeup torque between tapered threaded members such as sections of pipe in an oil well or pipeline. In ...