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Doherty James E, Veoukas Stanley C, Wendling Ernest J: Combined ignition and fuel system for combustion-powered tool.. Illinois Tool Works, March 15, 1995: EP0642892-A1 (8 worldwide citation)

For a combustion-powered, fastener-driving tool, a combined ignition and fuel system (10) comprises a battery (12), two normally opened switches namely a head switch (14) and a trigger switch (16), a fuel injector (18) including a solenoid (20) and an associated circuit (22) controlling the fuel inj ...


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Doherty James E, Veoukas Stanley C, Wending Jonathan: System for controlling energy output of combustion-powered, fastener-driving tool. Illinois Tool Works, May 15, 1996: EP0711634-A2 (7 worldwide citation)

A system for controlling the energy output of a combustion-powered, fastener-driving tool, in which a fan is arranged to produce turbulence in a combustion chamber when the fan is driven, in which a direct current motor is arranged to drive the fan when a driving voltage is applied across the motor, ...


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Doherty James E, Wendling Ernest J, Robinson James W: Fuel system for combustion-powered, fastener-driving tool.. Illinois Tool Works, May 18, 1994: EP0597241-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

For use in a combustion-powered, fastener-driving tool (10) having a combustion chamber (c), a source of a combustible fuel (30), and a switch (14,16) that must be closed to enable the tool (10), a fuel system comprises a fuel injector (60), which includes a normally closed, solenoid-energized valve ...


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Beausse Gerard, Foray Michel, Doherty James E: Cooking methods for a combi oven. Premark Feg, Beausse Gerard, Foray Michel, Doherty James E, LEVY Mark P, September 13, 2007: WO/2007/103958 (3 worldwide citation)

When implementing a user selected cooking program in a combination oven using microwave and at least one of convection or stream cooking sources, the oven control implements the cooking program in a manner using an input food product mass value to set microwave energy level applied to the food produ ...


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Adams Joseph S, Doherty James E, Robinson James W, Van Erden Donald L: Valve assembly having valve mechanism for slender combustion chamber, double combustion chamber device and fastener driving tool. Illinois Tool Works &Lt Itw&Gt, August 12, 2004: JP2004-223709 (2 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a valve assembly having a new and improved valve mechanism, a double combustion chamber device and a fastener driving tool.SOLUTION: This valve assembly to be built in the two combustion chamber device of the combustion power type fastener driving tool has the single ...


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Moeller Larry M, Fabin Joseph E, Doherty James E, Kwok Kui Chiu, Shkolnikov Yury: Fan control for combustion-powered fastener-driving tool. Illinois Tool Works, Moeller Larry M, Fabin Joseph E, Doherty James E, Kwok Kui Chiu, Shkolnikov Yury, SOLTIS Lisa M, August 25, 2005: WO/2005/077608 (2 worldwide citation)

A combustion-powered fastener-driving tool (10) includes a combustion-­powered power source (14), at least one fan (48) for associated with the power source (14), at least one temperature sensing device (60) in operational proximity to the power source (14) and a control system (67) operationally as ...


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Doherty James E, Robinson James W, Fabin Joseph E, Ricordi Christian Paul Andre, Moeller Larry M, Urban Richard, Van Erden Donald L, Toulouse Bruno: Mechanism for generating a flame jet and gas combustion powered apparatus comprising said mechanism. Illinois Tool Works, December 17, 2003: EP1371457-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

The mechanism (10) for generating a flame jet has a volume (12) formed of at least one vertical structure (14) and two opposing horizontal structures (16,18). A rotatable fan (34) is located within the volume, and is rotatable in a plane generally parallel to the planes of the horizontal structures ...


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Altekruse Kenneth C, Doherty James E: Mig welding gun. Illinois Tool Works, September 25, 2002: GB2373472-A (1 worldwide citation)

A MIG welding gun 2 has a diffuser 23 with an external thread 101 and a frusto-conical back ramp 97. A nozzle assembly 3 includes an insert 73, with a back ramp (87, Fig 3) and a thread (94, Fig 3) that mates with the diffuser thread 101. The threads of the diffuser and insert have respective ramps ...


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Doherty James E, Robinson James W, Urban Richard, Ricordi Christian Paul Andre, Van Erden Donald L, Moeller Larry M: Combustion chamber system for use within combustion-powered fastener driving tools and a combustion-powered fastener-driving tool having said combustion chamber system incorporated therein. Illinois Tool Works, January 2, 2004: EP1375074-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

The combustion chamber system (10) comprises a dual combustion chamber system comprising a pre-combustion chamber (12) and a final combustion chamber (14). The pre-combustion chamber is characterized by a high aspect ratio and has different obstacles fixedly incorporated therein for selectively reta ...


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Adams Joseph S, Robinson James W, Doherty James E, Van Erden Donald L: Valve mechanisms for elongated combustion chambers. Illinois Tool Works, July 21, 2004: EP1439036-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

A new and improved valve assembly (10) for incorporation within a dual combustion chamber system of a combustion-powered fastener-driving tool comprises a single valve mechanism which can operatively control the ingress of atmospheric air into the combustion chambers (12,14), the egress of combustio ...