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Eugene David Allen, James J Bedi, Gregory D Bishop, Mark A Burdorff, Sean P Conlon, John A Hibner, J David Hughett, Mark S Ortiz, Joseph Paraschac, Narinderjit Sambi, Thomas J Sierocuk, Jack E Smith: Endoscopic surgical stapling instrument with pivotable and rotatable staple cartridge. Ethicon, Paul A Coletti, November 3, 1998: US05829662 (640 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapler is provided which is insertable through an endoscopic tube to enable a surgeon to staple a hernia patch to tissue inside a body cavity. The endoscopic surgical stapler includes a staple cartridge pivotally mounted on the distal end of a support tube extending from a handle provide ...


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Eugene David Allen, Jarrett Clark Gayne, Darin Michael Gettelfinger, Paul Douglas Horrall, Daniel Craig Hutchens: Imaging units and methods of insertion into an image forming device. Lexmark International, November 9, 2010: US07831168 (23 worldwide citation)

The present application is directed to an imaging unit for an image forming device. In one embodiment, the imaging unit includes a frame that includes brace members that are connected together to form a central opening. The imaging unit may also include separate mounting locations positioned on the ...


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Eugene David Allen, Sung Hwan Song, Ryan Timothy Ward: Printer assembly providing tension for idler pulley. Jacqueline M Daspit, November 26, 2002: US06485207 (7 worldwide citation)

A printer assembly includes an idler pulley, a printhead carrier belt, an idler-pulley spring, and a ratchet stop. The printhead carrier belt is operatively connected to the idler pulley and extends in an inboard direction from the idler pulley. The idler-pulley spring biases the idler pulley in an ...


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Eugene David Allen, Chengwu Cui, Joshua Tyler Strow: Illumination assembly for a scanner with thermally conductive heat sink. Lexmark International, Justin M Tromp, December 17, 2013: US08610969 (1 worldwide citation)

An illumination assembly for a scanner according to one example embodiment includes a scan head frame. A thermally conductive heat sink component has an elongated base portion that is mounted along a longitudinal edge of the scan head frame and a protruding portion having a generally L-shaped struct ...


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Eugene David Allen, Chengwu Cui, Joshua Tyler Strow: Illumination assembly for a scanner. Lexmark International, Justin M Tromp, July 16, 2013: US08485675 (1 worldwide citation)

An illumination assembly for a scanner according to one example embodiment includes a light source, a first reflector and a second reflector. The first reflector has a curved structure and is positioned directly in the optical path of the light source. The first reflector has a first portion and a s ...


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Eugene David Allen, Brandon Sung Hwan Song, Randal Scott Williamson: Paper controlled clutch for a paper exit system in a printer. Lexmark International, Taylor & Aust P C, April 27, 2004: US06726384 (1 worldwide citation)

A print medium exit system in a printer includes a kicker device ejecting a sheet of print medium out of the printer. A clutch mechanism prevents actuation of the kicker device when the clutch mechanism is engaged by the sheet of print medium.


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Eugene David Allen, Chengwu Cui, Joshua Tyler Strow: Optical system for a scanner including a light source for illuminating a target area and a plurality of mirrors positioned to receive a light beam. Lexmark International, December 17, 2013: US08610972

An optical system for a scanner according to one example embodiment includes a light source for illuminating a target area and a plurality of mirrors that includes a first mirror positioned to receive a light beam traveling along a first optical path and to reflect the beam along a second optical pa ...


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Eugene David Allen, Chengwu Cui, Joshua Tyler Strow: Mounting bracket for image sensing unit of a scanner. Lexmark International, John Victor Pezdek, Justin M Tromp, March 19, 2013: US08400688

A mounting bracket for an image sensing unit of a scanner according to one example embodiment includes a first portion and a second portion extending from the first portion. The first portion has a plurality of elongated holes therein each for receiving a fastener to mount the mounting bracket to a ...


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Eugene David Allen, Brandon Sung Hwan Song, Randal Scott Williamson: Paper controlled clutch for a paper exit system in a printer. Taylor & Aust PC, May 29, 2003: US20030099498-A1

A print medium exit system in a printer includes a kicker device ejecting a sheet of print medium out of the printer. A clutch mechanism prevents actuation of the kicker device when the clutch mechanism is engaged by the sheet of print medium.


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Eugene David Allen, Jarrett Clark Gayne, Darin Michael Gettelfinger, Paul Douglas Horrall, Daniel Craig Hutchens: Imaging Units and Methods of Insertion Into An Image Forming Device. John J McArdle JR, Lexmark International, September 18, 2008: US20080226331-A1

The present application is directed to an imaging unit for an image forming device. In one embodiment, the imaging unit includes a frame that includes brace members that are connected together to form a central opening. The imaging unit may also include separate mounting locations positioned on the ...