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Jeffrey Richards: Non-linear vibration device. Ellen C Childress, March 4, 1997: US05608693 (19 worldwide citation)

An apparatus provides accented vibrations to an object and has a means for elastically suspending said object and at least one disengaging displacement means. The application of current interest is for winding a self-winding mechanical wrist watch during intervals when not worn on the wrist so it wi ...


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Jeffrey Richards Hester, Michael James Miller, Brian Lee Morger, Shad Henry Thorstenson: Method and apparatus for obtaining diagnostic data for a device attached to a computer system. International Business Machines Corporation, Roy W Truelson, June 27, 2006: US07069479 (8 worldwide citation)

A peripheral device (which is preferably a disk drive) can automatically collect trace data upon detecting certain error conditions. The peripheral device has the ability to selectively alter the range of state data collected in a trace depending on the error type. Preferably, the device includes a ...


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Jeffrey Richards: Device for supporting and stabilizing furniture. Ellen C Childress, February 20, 1996: US05492292 (7 worldwide citation)

A device adapted to stabilize an article of furniture on a support surface is formed as two wedge-shaped pieces so constructed that they slide into each other thereby causing a furniture leg to be raised or lowered. The mechanism for holding the two parts together is such as to prevent them from com ...


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Jeffrey Richards, Martin C Harvey: Building blocks. Dow Corning Hansil, Roger H Borrousch, January 21, 1997: US05595032 (7 worldwide citation)

A hollow, glass, building block contains elastomeric or gel-like cured polydiorganosiloxane composition product being optically at least translucent and present in an amount sufficient to fill completely the available interior volume of the building block providing a space adjacent to the cured prod ...


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Jeffrey Richards: Adaptor for cleaning small paint rollers. Lane Aitken & McCann, February 23, 1999: US05873176 (2 worldwide citation)

An adaptor for holding paint rollers of smaller than standard size has a spindle, resilient elongate elements for clamping the roller on the spindle, a stem sized to be releasably retained on a spinning device, and a stop element for setting the position of the adaptor on the spinning device.


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Jeffrey Richards Hester, Brian Lee Morger, Shad Henry Thorstenson: Methods and apparatus for improving data integrity for small computer system interface (SCSI) devices. Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Netherlands, John J Oskorep Esq, Patrick Duncan, March 11, 2008: US07343430

A SCSI ID of a SCSI initiator device that has won an arbitration is identified on a SCSI bus and stored in a register at a SCSI device. Subsequently, a SCSI ID of a selected SCSI target device which was selected by the SCSI initiator device is identified on the SCSI bus and compared with the SCSI ID ...


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Jeffrey Richards Hester, Michael James Miller, Brian Lee Morger, Shad Henry Thorstenson: Method and apparatus for obtaining diagnostic data for a device attached to a computer system. International Business Machines Corporation, Ibm Corporation, Rochester Ip Law Dept 917, May 13, 2004: US20040093538-A1

A peripheral device (which is preferably a disk drive) can automatically collect trace data upon detecting certain error conditions. The peripheral device has the ability to selectively alter the range of state data collected in a trace depending on the error type. Preferably, the device includes a ...


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Jeffrey Richards Hester, Brian Lee Morger, Shad Henry Thorstenson: Methods and apparatus for improving data integrity for small computer system interface (SCSI) devices. John J Oskorep Esq, One Magnificent Mile Center, November 3, 2005: US20050246454-A1

A SCSI ID of a SCSI initiator device that has won an arbitration is identified on a SCSI bus and stored in a register at a SCSI device. Subsequently, a SCSI ID of a selected SCSI target device which was selected by the SCSI initiator device is identified on the SCSI bus and compared with the SCSI ID ...


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Brian Lee Boggs, Julie Mae Ammon Balk, Thomas Jeffrey Richards, Ulf Johan Lindqwister, Dennis Raymond Kelly, Bappaditya Banerjee, Lisa J Mirande, Nigel Graham Smith, Steven A Hofstetter, Robert Cook Scott, Kenton Alan Weaver, Justin Lee Koch: Method for determining the current value of a future development. Caterpillar, Caterpillar Finnegan Henderson, October 5, 2006: US20060224481-A1

A method for determining the current value of a future development is disclosed. The method includes receiving a set of data corresponding to a plurality of variables associated with the future development and converting the set of data to a financial gain distributed over an estimated production pe ...