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Gordon A Valentine, Edwin J Gale: Spherical seat flexible O-ring coupling. Stanley Aviation Corporation, LeBlanc Nolan Shur & Nies, June 11, 1985: US04522433 (45 worldwide citation)

Flexible fluid couplings incorporating spherical seats which permit the interconnected pipe section to move axially and/or articulate relative to each other. O-ring seals in the coupling are protected against pressure induced extrusion. The center of articulation is located in a plane which passes c ...


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Edwin J Gale, Albert B Olsen: Coupler with combination locking and bonding ring. Stanley Aviation Corporation, Fields Lewis Pittenger & Rost, February 28, 1989: US04808117 (25 worldwide citation)

A bonding jumper is mounted on one facing surface of first and second coupling means which are threadably interconnected. The bonding jumper has a plurality of resilient detent members for bearing against the facing surface of the other coupling means to establish a redundant electrical bond between ...


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Edwin J Gale: Coupling assembly with bonding jumper. Stanley Aviation, Gary D Fields, August 24, 1982: US04346428 (24 worldwide citation)

A coupling assembly is provided including a pair of confronting conduit members. Each conduit member has an annular flange fixed to the confronting ends of the conduit members. A circumferentially extending coupler surrounds portions of the flanges. A resilient bonding jumper transversing the circum ...


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Edwin J Gale, Albert B Olsen, John C Dinsmoor: Coupler with combination locking and bonding ring. Stanley Aviation Corporation, Fields Lewis Pittenger & Rost, May 22, 1990: US04928202 (18 worldwide citation)

A bonding jumper is mounted on one facing surface of first and second coupling means which are threadably interconnected. The bonding jumper has a plurality of resilient detent members for bearing against the facing surface of the other coupling means to establish a redundant electrical bond between ...


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Gordon A Valentine, Edwin J Gale: Remotely-operable ball joint connector. Stanley Aviation Corporation, Nies Webner Kurz & Bergert, December 2, 1986: US04625999 (16 worldwide citation)

A remotely-operable connector comprising a pair of female end fittings, each adapted to be permanently fixed one to each of a pair of pipes to be coupled together, and a jumper assembly having a jumper pipe terminating at opposite ends in male end fittings which are received one in each of the femal ...


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Edwin J Gale, Gordon Valentine: Threaded coupling bonding jumper. Stanley Aviation, Fields Lewis Pittenger & Rost, December 11, 1984: US04487462 (14 worldwide citation)

A threaded coupling assembly is provided for joining a pair of confronting conduit members and minimizing electrostatic charge buildup between the conduit members. Each conduit member has an annular flange fixed to the confronting ends thereof. A threaded coupling interconnects the two flanges and i ...


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Edwin J Gale: Metal seal ball joint coupling assembly. Stanley Aviation Corporation, Fields Lewis Pittenger & Rost, November 3, 1992: US05160176 (11 worldwide citation)

In accordance with this invention, an adjustable coupling device for releasably interconnecting confronting ends of first and second fluid carrying conduits is provided. A bell flange is attached to the confronting end of one of the conduits. This bell flange has an arcuate internal sealing surface ...