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Charles Loic: Aircraft flight management system includes validation of specific constraints in advance to revise flight plan. Thales, June 11, 2004: FR2848306-A1 (30 worldwide citation)

The flight management system includes provision to take account of a specific constraint on the flight path. This may comprise an altitude requirement at a specific point on the path. Such a requirement is validated in advance and the flight plan adjusted. The computer system provides management of ...


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Tornier Alain: Prosthetic appliance set for shoulder prosthesis, has different sizes of humerus and glenoid appliances with one and two appliances, respectively for each size, and respective articular surface with different radii of curvature. Tornier, June 11, 2004: FR2848099-A1 (16 worldwide citation)

The set has humerus appliances (31-312) forming a premier surface of articulation, and glenoid appliances (41-48) forming another surface of articulation (41) working together with the former surface and with one of the humerus appliances. The appliances (31-312, 41-48) have different sizes with one ...


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Roussie Gabriel: Making a threaded tubular joint sealed from the outside by inserting a sealing ring seated in the female element for use in hydrocarbon pipelines. Vallourec Mannesmann Oil & Gas, June 11, 2004: FR2848282-A1 (14 worldwide citation)

An annular seating (20) near the free end of the female element (2) receives a thinned zone of the sealing ring (130) which is compressed radially so a retaining lip (143) is held in another annular seating (18) by a rib (53) on the male element (1) The sealing ring is placed around the male element ...


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Fournel Franck, Moriceau Hubert, Montmayeul Philippe: Pre-stressed substrate manufacturing method for use in microelectronics involves bonding sequence of layers to meet pre-determined constraints. Commissariat Energie Atomique, June 11, 2004: FR2848337-A1 (12 worldwide citation)

The method for making pre-stressed substrate by bonding structures (1,3) once the creation of a difference in the state of tangential constraints between the two faces to be assembled is achieved. The difference is chosen so to obtain a predetermined state of stress within the assembled structure in ...


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Quer Regis, Inglese Jerome, Rougeot Claude: Micro machined accelerator, has seismic mobile mass displaced along one axis under effect of acceleration amplified by amplification unit, and resonator that vibrates and being compressed based on acceleration direction. Thales, June 11, 2004: FR2848298-A1 (11 worldwide citation)

The accelerometer has a gauge cell with a seismic mobile mass (1) connected to a base. The mass is displaced along an axis (Oy) of the accelerometer under the effect of acceleration along the axis (Oy). A resonator cell has a resonator (30) vibrating and being compressed based on the direction of ac ...


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Ping Qiu Jian: Folding utility knife. Great Neck Saw Manufacturers, June 11, 2004: FR2848138-A1 (10 worldwide citation)

A utility knife 1 has a handle 2 and a blade holder 3 which is pivotally mounted on the handle for movement from an unfolded position to a folded position. The handle has a space 5 adapted to receive the blade holder when the blade holder is in its folded position. The blade holder includes a main w ...


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Roques Serge, Pujol Olivier, Prost Dominique, Malavalle Philippe: Access door between cockpit and cabin of aircraft has lock which operates from cockpit side and releases automatically if air pressure difference between cockpit and cabin exceeds set value. Airbus France, June 11, 2004: FR2848179-A1 (8 worldwide citation)

The access door (8) between an aircraft cockpit and cabin has a cockpit side (8a) and a cabin side (8b). The door has a leaf (22) to close the opening (20) and opens towards the cabin. The door has a lock (30) operated from the cockpit side and released automatically when the pressure difference bet ...


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Gasser Coze Hugues, Tsevery Jean Marc, Hernandez Antoine, Franc Pierre Etienne: Recuperation of blast furnace gas with carbon dioxide and nitrogen purification to produce an enriched gas for recycling to the blast furnace or for export to other gas users. Air Liquide, June 11, 2004: FR2848123-A1 (8 worldwide citation)

The recuperation of blast furnace gas, in which the gases from the blast furnace are recovered, the carbon dioxide present in the gas is at least partially withdrawn during a first stage of carbon dioxide purification in a manner to create a blast furnace gas poor in carbon dioxide, the gas being ei ...


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Plumerand Gerard: Magnetic sludge remover for circulating liquid e.g. in closed-circuit water heating system, has sliding magnet in vertical cavity with collar to separate sludge. Progalva Net Et 9, June 11, 2004: FR2848128-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

The sludge remover (1) consists of a chamber (2) holding a volume of the circulated liquid, and an inner vertical cavity (12) of a non-magnetic material containing a sliding magnet (15) on a rod (16) that allows it to be raised and lowered from outside the chamber. The outer surface of the cavity ha ...


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Delaporte Alain, Vincent Jean Luc: Light dimmer switch mounting, has arrangement for controlling a luminous point in an electrical installation. Legrand, Legrand Snc, June 11, 2004: FR2848376-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

The dimmer switch (20) has a toggle switch between a lighted state and a switched off state. There is a first configuration where a control terminal (23) is connected to the principal terminal (21) for passage of power and a second configuration where the control terminal is not connected to this pr ...