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Alferness Merwin H, Miller John A: Common storage controller for dual processor system. Sperry Rand Corporation, Nikolai Thomas J, Grace Kenneth T, Truex Marshall M, June 10, 1975: US3889237 (82 worldwide citation)

Control devices for permitting two or more general purpose digital computers, each with its own main storage module, to share a common data base. The control devices, termed 'Common Storage Controller(s)' contain the logic circuitry for interfacing the central processors to their storage units such ...


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Wood Leigh E C O Minnesota Min, Miller John A C O Minnesota Mi, Sipinen Alan J C O Minnesota M, Nestegard Susan K C O Minnesot: Disposable diaper with improved fastener attachment.. Minnesota Mining & Mfg, June 7, 1989: EP0319249-A1 (37 worldwide citation)

A disposable garment or diaper (10) having a fastener including fastener portions (12, 13) adapted for releasably mechanically engaging each other; and a bonding layer (14) of room-temperature non-tacky thermoplastic material adhering one of the fastener portions to a thin polyolefin layer (11) of t ...


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Miller John A C O Minnesota Mi, Clements George J C O Minnesot: Repositionable adhesive tape.. Minnesota Mining & Mfg, August 28, 1991: EP0443263-A2 (31 worldwide citation)

An adhesive of certain elastomeric block copolymers and tackifying materials can be hot-melt coated onto a flexible backing to provide an adhesive tape. The adhesive can be low-tack or tack-free. When the novel adhesive is tacky, it can bind sheets into a note pad from which individual sheets can be ...


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Miller John A, Von Jakusch Egbert A: Pressure-sensitive adhesive composition, tape and diaper closure system.. Minnesota Mining & Mfg, March 8, 1989: EP0306232-A2 (24 worldwide citation)

Pressure-sensitive adhesive compositions and an improved refastenable tape closure system comprising a release tape and a fastening tape wherein the fastening tape has a balance of properties such that the tape exhibits a maximum in the peel force between peel rates of 10 cm./minute and 400 cm./minu ...


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Miller John A: Transcutaneous energy transfer device. Univ Ottawa, July 17, 1991: GB2239802-A (23 worldwide citation)

A transcutaneous energy transfer device comprises a primary winding L1 for placement on or near a skin surface, and a secondary winding L2 for implantation under said skin surface. A field effect transistor 10 (FET) is arranged to switch said primary coil across an external DC power supply. A tuning ...


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Struthers John O, Miller John A, Boucher Raymond R: Fixture for tensile and stress rupture testing of turbine blades. The United States of America represented by the Scretary of the Air, April 9, 1974: US3802255 (12 worldwide citation)

A fixture to hold turbine blades, too small for conventional test-bar testing methods, which grasps the root and tip end of the blade. The fixture is formed of a suitable metal alloy and is molded to fit the blade tip and root, and is adapted to be secured to the testing machine.


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Perez Cruet Miguelangelo J, Pepper John R, Miller John A: Disc space preparation device for spinal surgery. Mi4spine, Perez Cruet Miguelangelo J, Pepper John R, Miller John A, MILLER John A, October 9, 2008: WO/2008/121162 (8 worldwide citation)

A disc space preparation device that has particular application for removing disc material during spinal fusion surgery. The disc preparation device includes a body portion that houses a motor having a shaft attached thereto that is rotated by the motor. The shaft extends through a chamber in a neck ...


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Perez Cruet Miguelangelo J, Pepper John R, Miller John A: Minimally invasive interbody device assembly. Mi4spine, Perez Cruet Miguelangelo J, Pepper John R, Miller John A, MILLER John A, July 24, 2008: WO/2008/089252 (8 worldwide citation)

A minimally invasive interbody device assembly that includes an interbody device that restores the disc space height between two vertebrae and an instrument detachably coupled to the interbody device for positioning the device in the disc space and delivering bone material to the disc space that is ...


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Schirra John J, Miller John A, Hatala Robert W: Method for producing crack-resistant high strenth super alloy articles. United Technologies, June 14, 1995: GB2284617-A (6 worldwide citation)

A method of heat treating articles cast of a superalloy, comprising a nickel-base alloy capable of forming a chromium carbide precipitate, such as INCONEL 939 TM . The method includes selective heating of the article to cause chromium and carbon nuclei in the lattice of the crystals in the superallo ...


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Blatter Albert, Cherry Jeffrey P, Chipp Ronald E, Kessler James A, Leemhuis Richard S, Miller John A, Rode Melvin A, Wen Gene Y: Electrohydraulic system with distributed control.. Vickers, October 14, 1987: EP0240965-A1 (6 worldwide citation)

An electrohydraulic system includes a plurality of electrohydraulic devices (22a-22n) individually controlled by on-board microprocessor-based control electronics (56, 58, 60). Each individual device controller (26) is connected to and addressable by a master controller (36) for coordinating operati ...