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James S Hoelle, Ivan H Peterson, Thomas G Wakeman, Michael R Storage, Michael A Umney, Mark K Meyer: Expansion joint for fluid piping with rotation prevention member. General Electric Company, Jerome C Squillaro, Bernard E Shay, December 6, 1994: US05370427 (103 worldwide citation)

An expansion joint for connecting first and second fluid-carrying pipes comprising first and second annular couplings which are operably affixable to respective ones of the pipes. In a preferred embodiment the couplings include cylindrical bores of substantially the same diameter disposed relative t ...


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Ivan H Peterson, James S Hoelle, Thomas G Wakeman: Tube coupling assembly. General Electric Company, Jerome C Squillaro, John R Rafter, September 27, 1994: US05350200 (57 worldwide citation)

A tube coupling assembly for use in connecting first and second fluid-carrying tubes comprising an annular sleeve member and an annular ferrule which are operably affixable to respective ones of the tubes. A tube connector and a coupling nut threadingly engage one another so as to force first and se ...


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Ivan H Peterson, James S Hoelle, Dale E Hampshire: Washer faced spring assembly. General Electric Company, Andrew C Hess, Patrick R Scanlon, January 20, 1998: US05709516 (43 worldwide citation)

A washer faced spring assembly is disclosed for a motion absorbing and motion damping application which includes a first washer having a circular or polygonal hole therethrough centered about a central axis, a second washer disposed opposite to the first washer also having a circular or polygonal ho ...


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Michael A Umney, John J Wright, James S Hoelle, Michael S Godbey, Eric G V Hall, Kenneth J Ashton: Systems and methods for automated bracket design. General Electric Company, Andrew C Hess, Patrick R Scanlon, November 18, 1997: US05689435 (39 worldwide citation)

A design system for designing brackets for gas turbine engines is described. The system may be implemented with a computer workstation and includes a part model library and a drawing note library. The computer workstation is configured to receive a bracket model in electronic form as input and has a ...


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Ivan H Peterson, James S Hoelle, Neil F Cunningham, Michael A Umney: Swaged wear sleeve and method. General Electric Company, Andrew C Hess, Patrick R Scanlon, August 13, 1996: US05544849 (15 worldwide citation)

A tubular wear sleeve includes radially outer and inner surfaces, with the inner surface having at least one protuberance extending radially inwardly therefrom for being received in a complementary indentation in a fluid carrying tube for restraining relative movement therebetween.


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James S Hoelle, Nicholas J Van Benschoten, Ivan H Peterson: Apparatus and method for securing a bracket to a fixed member. General Electric Company, Jerome C Squillaro, Bernard E Shay, July 11, 1995: US05431517 (10 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for securing a bracket to a fixed member, the fixed member and the bracket each having at least one opening therethrough, where the apparatus includes a bolt having a threaded body and a head at a first end of the threaded body, where the bolt head abuts against a first surface of the f ...


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Ira Boleyn, James S Hoelle: Method of electronic knowledge extraction, transfer and use. General Electric Company, William Scott Andes, Cantor Colburn, December 31, 2002: US06502084 (2 worldwide citation)

An exemplary embodiment of the invention is directed to a method for knowledge extraction, transfer and use of stored data, wherein data files in a computer system are checked. The method includes: providing a knowledge base for a data file type, the data file being of the data file type; applying t ...