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Gary W Erickson: Apparatus for attaching cable to a surface. Thomas D Wilhelm, February 21, 1989: US04805824 (19 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for attaching cable to a surface and for thus installing the cable. Apparatus includes driving guns improved for driving fasteners through clips, and guns having the capability to selectively prevent the advance of the magazine contents, such that the gun plunger may strike a f ...


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Gary W Erickson: Manufacture of optically active .alpha.-arylalkanoic acids and precursors thereof. Syntex Pharmaceuticals International, Derek P Freyberg, John A Dhuey, February 2, 1988: US04723033 (19 worldwide citation)

This invention concerns a new process of preparing optically active .alpha.-arylalkanoic acids and their precursors. These .alpha.-arylalkanoic acids, esters, amides, nitriles, oxazolines and metal salts are stereoselectively prepared by forming the metal or metal halide of the corresponding acid, e ...


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Alan A Alexander, Gary W Erickson, Paul F Schmidt: Lightweight, fighting position excavation system. Alliant Techsystems, Nikolai Mersereau & Dietz P A, May 22, 2001: US06233851 (5 worldwide citation)

A method and compact portable system for excavating a two-soldier fighting position is disclosed in which the method includes using a material-retention type auger to bore a plurality of spaced hollow recesses to a desired depth, placing prepared explosive charges in each bored recess, detonating th ...