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Furtney David Allen, Ingebretson Mark Edward, Simonson Douglas Lee: Apparatus and method for verifying compatibility of system components.. Ibm, August 12, 1992: EP0498130-A2 (163 worldwide citation)

Each component (101) of a plurality of interacting system components is associated with a version identifier (102). The version identifier (102) is stored in a location accessible by the other components. Each component independently reads the version identifier of every other component with which i ...


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Overy Michael: Rfi screened housing for electronic circuitry. Technophone, August 12, 1992: GB2252677-A (100 worldwide citation)

A low cost, two-piece housing for a mobile telephone comprises an open-topped box (1) and a separate lid (2). In one embodiment the box (1) is made of conductive material, e.g. from a folded sheet of aluminium, whereas the lid (2) is made of a pliant insulating material (6), e.g. ABS plastics, havin ...


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Saiki Masaru: Dosing means for an injector.. Terumo, August 12, 1992: EP0498737-A1 (99 worldwide citation)

A cartridge 4 is loaded into and unloaded from a cylindrical main body by a attaching/detaching member so that a piston 5 of the cartridge 4 can be pushed by a plunger 9. The plunger 9 is movable in a direction (direction D) to push the piston 5. Since the plunger 9 is locked with a return preventiv ...


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Kahkoska James: Mechanical detent simulating system.. Hewlett Packard Co, August 12, 1992: EP0498540-A2 (72 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for simulating a mechanical detent in a manually operable rotary digital encoder 100 typically used to control a display or readout 114 in an associated electronic system 110. The output from the encoder 100 to the electronic system 110 is suspended for a predetermined time w ...


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Yabe Yuichiro, Sakurai Mitsuya, Higashida Susumu, Komai Tomoaki, Nishigaki Takashi, Handa Hiroshi: New beta-amino-alpha-hydroxycarboxylic acids and their use.. Sankyo, August 12, 1992: EP0498680-A1 (58 worldwide citation)

The compounds of the invention are beta -amino- alpha -hydroxycarboxylic acid derivatives having the formula (I): wherein: R represents a group of formula R(Z)xA- wherein R is hydrogen, or a substituted or unsubstituted alkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, aryl or heterocyclic group or R is a group of formula - ...


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Liversidge Gary G, Cundy Kenneth C, Bishop John F, Czekai David A: X-ray contrast compositions useful in medical imaging.. Sterling Winthrop, August 12, 1992: EP0498482-A2 (55 worldwide citation)

An X-ray contrast composition comprising particles consisting essentially of a non-radioactive crystalline organic x-ray contrast agent having a surface modifier adsorbed on the surface thereof in an amount sufficient to maintain an effective average particle size of less than 400 nm, and a pharmace ...


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Eastman Jay M, Quinn Anna Marie, Grodevant Scott R, Boles John A: System for scanning and reading symbols.. Psc, August 12, 1992: EP0498366-A2 (51 worldwide citation)

A unitary hand-held bar code scanner and reader produces an elliptical beam, oriented with its major axis along the direction of the bars, utilizing optics employing far field diffraction effects to shape the beam and maintain its elliptical aspect (length to width ratio) constant over a distance in ...


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Ujita Toshihiko, Matsumoto Haruyuki: Ink container cartridge and manufacturing method therefor.. Canon, August 12, 1992: EP0498117-A2 (49 worldwide citation)

An ink container cartridge includes an ink containing portion; a plug for being pierced by a hollow needle; a device for preventing reverse flow of the ink to the containing portion, the preventing device comprising a valve, a first liquid passage in which the valve is movable and a second passage d ...


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Oxford Colin George, Miller Simon Guy, Rose Gary Martin: Endoscopy training apparatus. Keymed, August 12, 1992: GB2252656-A (49 worldwide citation)

A dummy endoscope has an insertion tube 2 which is received within a duct in a fixture 17 having sensor means 18 for sensing manipulative (ie, longitudinal and rotational) movement of the endoscope within the fixture. A simulated image of an endoscopic procedure is produced on a monitor 16 by a comp ...


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Cioffi John M, Bingham John A C: Method and apparatus for echo cancellation of a multicarrier signal.. Telebit, August 12, 1992: EP0498369-A2 (48 worldwide citation)

When the transmitter and receiver of a duplex multicarrier modem are connected to a two-wire line, echoes of the transmitted signal are reflected back into the receiver by mismatches between the output impedance of the modem and the input impedance of the line. These echoes are cancelled by an echo ...