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Fond Olivier, Lavanchy Gerard, Yoakim Alfred: Method of producing beverages using sealed cartridges and apparatus for carrying out this method.. Nestle, November 11, 1992: EP0512470-A1 (115 worldwide citation)

The device comprises a member (7) for injecting water, a gripping ring (9) with two gripping ramps (10) coaxial with the water-injection member, a cartridge-holder support (15) with two diametrically opposed gripping tabs (17) provided in order to engage on the gripping ramps of the gripping ring an ...


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Fond Oliver, Yoakim Alfred, Lavanchy Gerard, Schaeffer Jacques, Pleisch Jean Pierre: Device for the extraction of sealed flexible bags. Nestle, October 14, 1998: EP0870457-A1 (60 worldwide citation)

The sachet (1) is made from two identical supple sheets which are joined round their periphery. It is held in a closed chamber. This has a lower part (2), that holds the sachet, to which an upper piece (8) is clipped. The method includes introducing a mixture of air and water, under pressure, into t ...


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Fond Olivier, Lavanchy Gerard, Pleisch Jean Pierre, Schaeffer Jacques, Yoakim Alfred: Extraction method for sealed flexible bags and device therefor.. Nestle, July 6, 1994: EP0604615-A1 (58 worldwide citation)

The sachet (1) is made from two identical supple sheets which are joined round their periphery. It is held in a closed chamber. This has a lower part (2), that holds the sachet, to which an upper piece (8) is clipped. The method includes introducing a mixture of air and water, under pressure, into t ...


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Lavanchy Gerard Andre: Method and apparatus for automatic traversing using servo control.. Lavanchy Gerard Andre, June 13, 1984: EP0110821-A2 (8 worldwide citation)

Au cours de diverses phases de fabrication de câbles, tubes ou produits analogues, il est nécessaire de les charger sur des tourets. Dans certains cas, l'enroulement doit être particulièrement soigné et ne présenter que des spires jointives, sans chevauchement. Le procédé et le dispositif décrits ap ...


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Lavanchy Gerard: A procedure for measuring the throughput volume or mass or the grain size of divided products, and apparatus for putting this procedure into effect. Hasler Freres, December 21, 1983: GB2121542-A (7 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a procedure and apparatus for measuring the throughput or the grain size of divided products. The apparatus comprises essentially a hopper (11), a detection electrode (13) held at a potential which is different from that of the hopper, an amplifier (18) and a measuri ...


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Fellrath Paul Henri, Lavanchy Gerard: Method and apparatus for measuring the resistance, resistivity or the cross-sectional area of an electrical conductor such as a wire, cable or bar. Societe d Exploitation des Cables Electriques Systeme Berthoud Borel &, Burns Robert E, Lobato Emanuel J, Adams Bruce L, January 28, 1975: US3863148 (4 worldwide citation)

To measure the resistance, resistivity or the cross-sectional area of a conducting cable or the like, a return conductor is connected to a length of the cable to form a loop, a low frequency alternating current of given value is induced in the loop, and the potential difference between two points on ...


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Lavanchy Gerard: Process for the localization of a fault on at least one conductor of an electric cable, and apparatus for carrying out this process.. Lavanchy Gerard, October 14, 1987: EP0241416-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

The device consists of a voltage source (5) supplying the potential divider circuit formed by the two conductors (1, 3) of an electric cable, an analog-digital converter with display (7), means for connecting the cable to the device, a variable gain input circuit connected in series at the input to ...


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Lavanchy Gerard: Apparatus for measuring the resistance of conducting wires.. Cortaillod Cables, January 15, 1986: EP0168346-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

1. Apparatus for measuring the electrical resistance of an isolated or non-isolated conductor, comprising a casing containing means of measurement this resistance, a curved support to support a section of said conductor, means of pinching-off to pinch off the ends of this section and to link them el ...


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Lavanchy Gerard Andre, Rossier Marc Henry, Mezger Fritz: Controlling means for metal casting installations.. Mezger Maschf Giesserei, March 21, 1979: EP0001142-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

L'invention concerne un dispositif de commande applicable aux installations de fonderie et plus particulièrement aux installations qui assurent le remplissage de moules individuels pourvus chacun d'un entonnoir de coulée, à partir d'une poche contenant le métal en fusion. Le dispositif de commande a ...


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Fond Olivier, Lavanchy Gerard, Yoakim Alfred: Methode et dispositif pour lextraction de cartouches etanches, Process and device for the extraction of sealed cartridges. Societe Des Produits Nestle, Societe Des Produits Nestle, BORDEN LADNER GERVAIS, June 16, 1998: CA2068067 (1 worldwide citation)

The system comprises a water injector (7), a tighteningring (9) with two tightening ramps (10) coaxial with thewater injector, a support (15) for the cartridge holderwith two diametrically opposite fastenings lugs (17) designedto fit onto the tightening ramps of the tightening ringcoaxially with the ...