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John T Stites, Robert Boyd, Rick Wahlin, Andrew G V Oldknow: Golf club head or other ball striking device having impact-influencing body features. Nike, Banner & Witcoff, August 7, 2012: US08235841 (130 worldwide citation)

A ball striking device, such as a golf club, includes a head with a face having an outer surface configured for striking a ball, a body connected to the face, and a channel located in the body. The channel is configured to influence the characteristics of the impact of a ball on the face, such as by ...


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Michael D Perry, Jerald A Britten, Hoang T Nguyen, Robert Boyd, Bruce W Shore: Multilayer dielectric diffraction gratings. The Regents of the University of California, John P Wooldridge, May 25, 1999: US05907436 (119 worldwide citation)

The design and fabrication of dielectric grating structures with high diffraction efficiency used in reflection or transmission is described. By forming a multilayer structure of alternating index dielectric materials and placing a grating structure on top of the multilayer, a diffraction grating of ...


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James Christopher Matayabas Jr, Sam Richard Turner, Bobby Jones Sublett, Gary Wayne Connell, John Walker Gilmer, Robert Boyd Barbee: High I.V. polyester compositions containing platelet particles. Eastman Chemical Corporation, Karen A Harding, Harry J Gwinnell, July 4, 2000: US06084019 (86 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to polyester-platelet particle composite compositions comprising about 0.01 to about 25 weight percent platelet particles dispersed in at least one polyester wherein said composition has an I.V. of greater than about 0.55 dl/g, low shear melt viscosity greater than abou ...


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Robert Boyd, Brad Filkins, Gregory Gates, Mark Holubar, Steven Zimmerman, Mark Montognese, Douglas Walter, Lindsay Wert: Automatic closed tube sampler. Bayer Corporation, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe, September 28, 1999: US05959221 (84 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for transporting racks of sealed sample tubes, mixing a sample material contained within the tubes, and aspirating samples from the tubes. The apparatus includes a car which runs along a rail. The car drives racks containing the sample tubes into a mixer channel disposed above and runni ...


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Robert Boyd, Andrew G V Oldknow, Kenneth W Brown: Golf club assembly and golf club with sole plate. NIKE, Banner & Witcoff, June 26, 2012: US08206241 (74 worldwide citation)

A body member has a face plate and a first engaging member. A sole plate has a second engaging member, the first and second engaging members being interlocked with one another. A layer of resilient material is disposed between the first engaging member and the second engaging member.


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John T Stites, Robert Boyd, Rick Wahlin, Andrew G V Oldknow: Golf club head or other ball striking device having impact-influencing body features. Nike, Banner & Witcoff, February 4, 2014: US08641555 (72 worldwide citation)

A ball striking device, such as a golf club, includes a head with a face having an outer surface configured for striking a ball, a body connected to the face, and a channel located in the body. The channel is configured to influence the characteristics of the impact of a ball on the face, such as by ...


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Robert Boyd, Mark J Perry, John T Stites: Wrapping element for a golf club. Nike, Banner & Witcoff, March 1, 2011: US07896753 (61 worldwide citation)

Wood-type golf club heads (e.g., drivers, fairway woods, wood-type hybrid clubs, or the like) include: (a) a ball striking face; (b) a club head body engaged or integrally formed with the ball striking face, wherein the club head body includes a removable wrapping element proximal to the ball striki ...


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John T Stites, Gary G Tavares, Robert Boyd, David Anthony Chargin, Aaron Barrett Size, Mark J Perry, Timothy J Lastrapes, Robert E Mora, J David Robbins: Golf club head or other ball striking device having removable or interchangeable body member. Nike, Banner & Witcoff, May 7, 2013: US08435135 (59 worldwide citation)

A ball striking device, such as a golf club, includes a head with a face having a ball striking surface configured for striking a ball, a main body member connected to the face and having an engagement surface located in the rear side, a removable body member removably connected to the main body mem ...


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Robert Boyd, Donald S Rahrig, Andrew Oldknow, George W Moody Jr, Philip J Hatton: Golf clubs and golf club heads. NIKE, Banner & Witcoff, May 29, 2012: US08187116 (53 worldwide citation)

Aspects of this disclosure relate to golf club heads which include a wood type golf club head body with a double wall structure that includes a ball striking face portion, which is configured to be disengaged from a rear portion of the golf club head body. Further aspects relate to a second wall por ...


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Robert Boyd Barbee, James Christopher Matayabas Jr, Jack Wesley Trexler Jr, Rodney Layne Piner: Polyester nanocomposites for high barrier applications. Eastman Chemical Company, Karen A Harding, Harry J Gwinnell, March 7, 2000: US06034163 (49 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a composition comprising a polymer having dispersed therein at least one layered clay material which has been cation exchanged with an organic cation salts represented by Formula I: ##STR1## wherein M represents either nitrogen or phosphorous; X.sup.- represents an a ...