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Leonidas P Pavlov, Nabil M Aba Jbara: Unitary, self-contained card verification and validation system and method. Intellicard International, William W Cochran II, September 30, 1986: US04614861 (681 worldwide citation)

A unitary, self-contained card (10) which does not require interaction with a fixed terminal device to prevent monitoring of confidential information contained within the card (10). The unitary, self-contained card (10) has the ability to verify a personal identification number (PIN) which is entere ...


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Yoshiyuki Takashima: Electronic game machine suitable for chance and gambling card games. Doyle Davis, Nanao Corporation, Birch Stewart Kolasch and Birch, September 30, 1986: US04614342 (316 worldwide citation)

An electronic game machine having a single dealer machine for dominating a game procedure and a plurality of player machines responsive to the single dealer machine for playing the game procedure in conjunction with the single dealer machine. The single dealer machine includes a first data processin ...


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Ralph Linsker: Iterative method for establishing connections and resulting product. IBM, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, September 30, 1986: US04615011 (220 worldwide citation)

A method for establishing connections by automatically routing a plurality of paths between individual components using initially simple connection path shapes. The method is used to create an interconnection package with better use of wiring space. Each connection, in turn, is removed if previously ...


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Robert W Baker: Lead sealing assembly. AMP Incorporated, Thomas G Terrell, September 30, 1986: US04614390 (177 worldwide citation)

An insulating housing has therein a sealing ring having a central peripheral groove. An electrical terminal connected to an electrical lead can be inserted into the housing through a bore in a cap in the housing and through sealing. The cap can then be driven inwardly of the housing to compress the ...


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Theodore E Farrington Jr, Milton D Spahni, Thomas Rattray: Disposable absorbent mat structure for removal and retention of wet and dry soil. The Procter & Gamble Company, E Kelly Linman, John V Gorman, Richard C Witte, September 30, 1986: US04614679 (162 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent structure for the removal and retention of moisture and/or particulate from a soiled object coming in contact therewith. The structure preferably comprises a macroscopically patterned, three-dimensionally expanded, shear resistant uppermost layer having an object contacting su ...


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Robert E Brunius, Jon R Nelson: Automatic/remote RF instrument reading method and apparatus. Diversified Energies, Kinney & Lange, September 30, 1986: US04614945 (153 worldwide citation)

An automatic/remote instrument monitoring system and method are disclosed. RF transponder units are operatively connected to and monitor one or more parameters of a remotely located instrument. The transponders include RF receivers that sample received RF signals at a low duty cycle and look for a c ...


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Hideo Maejima, Koyo Katsura, Toshimasa Kihara, Yasushi Akao: Data processing apparatus with clock signal control by microinstruction for reduced power consumption and method therefor. Hitachi, Antonelli Terry & Wands, September 30, 1986: US04615005 (140 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a method of controlling the supply of a clock signal to a logic circuit, especially, a logic circuit composed of C-MOS gates for further reducing the power consumption. According to the control method, a clock signal supply inhibit instruction is stored, so that, when this instruction i ...


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Robert W McCracken, Linda A Baesler: Adhesive film dressing. Johnson & Johnson Products, Wayne R Eberhardt, September 30, 1986: US04614183 (130 worldwide citation)

A thin adhesive coated film dressing is provided with the adhesive surface covered by a release paper in three sections to facilitate the application of the dressing to the wound site. The construction of the dressing provides for the center section of the release paper to be removed to expose the c ...


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Charles D Moseley Jr, Charles D Waring: Water saving shower head. Lowe Price LeBlanc Becker & Shur, September 30, 1986: US04614303 (126 worldwide citation)

A self-cleaning, water saver shower head which will provide a maximum flow rate without regard to water pressure and which may be adjusted from a no flow condition to a fine mist to a spray to a heavy pulsating rinse stream. The device uses a cavitation inducing orifice at the inlet to the head and ...


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Dieter Schmidt, Hans Steffen: Porphyrin derivatives as fluorescent markers for immunoassays. Hoffmann La Roche, Jon S Saxe, George M Gould, Patricia A Coburn, September 30, 1986: US04614723 (122 worldwide citation)

There are described novel porphyrin derivatives of the general formula ##STR1## wherein either R.sup.1 signifies the group ##STR2## and R.sup.2 signifies the group ##STR3## or R.sup.1 signifies the group ##STR4## and R.sup.2 signifies the group ##STR5## whereby X.sup.- signifies a halogen ion, an ar ...