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Taizo Ito, Yusuke Araki: Process of and apparatus for splicing cord ply segments at their end faces. Bridgestone Tire Company, October 25, 1983: US04411724 (16 worldwide citation)

Herein disclosed is a splicing apparatus for splicing together the leading end face of one of cord ply segments and the trailing end face of another cord ply segment positioned in front of one of the cord ply segments. The apparatus comprises a first conveyor having a first surface, a second conveyo ...


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Yoichi Okubo, Manabu Nakamura, Yasuhiro Takeda, Taizo Ito, Junya Dosaka, Terufumi Nagano, Hidekatsu Ueno, Toshio Nojima: Amplifier apparatus. Hitachi Kokusai Electric, Brundidge & Stanger P C, October 11, 2011: US08035444 (14 worldwide citation)

An amplifier capable of lowering an electrical current flowing in a peak amplifier before a carrier amplifier becomes saturated to thereby improve the efficiency of an entirety of the amplifier is provided. The amplifier includes a carrier amplifier circuit having an amplifying element operable in c ...


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Taizo Ito, Yoichi Okubo, Junya Dosaka, Toshio Nojima: Distortion compensation apparatus. Hitachi Kokusai Electric, Brundidge & Stanger P C, December 1, 2009: US07626455 (13 worldwide citation)

A distortion compensation apparatus includes distortion generating means for generating distortions to compensate for a distortion generated in an amplifier 2. The distortion generating means includes a nonlinear circuit 13 having an input/output expansion characteristic as a circuit which generates ...


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Kouji Okuyama, Makoto Yamamoto, Hidetoshi Kimura, Taizo Ito: Cylindrical tire forming member manufacturing method and apparatus. Bridgestone Corporation, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas, February 14, 1989: US04804426 (11 worldwide citation)

In a cylindrical tire forming member building method or apparatus, after the front end portion of a belt-shaped material is pressed against the drum, the belt-shaped material is wound on the drum while being centered, and with the central portion of the rear end portion of the belt-shaped material p ...


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Masaharu Oku, Keishi Mineo, Shigeru Kaneko, Sigeru Miyazaki, Taizo Ito, Akio Obayashi: Production system for pneumatic tires. Bridgestone Corporation, Oliff & Berridge, March 9, 2004: US06702912 (10 worldwide citation)

A pneumatic tire production system comprises production lines each including a green tire building station for assembling unvulcanized members of pneumatic tires into green tires. The green tires are vulcanized at a vulcanizing station which includes at least one vulcanizing unit equipped with a plu ...


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Yoichi Okubo, Manabu Nakamura, Junya Dosaka, Yasuhiro Takeda, Taizo Ito, Naoki Hongo, Taizo Yamawaki, Takashi Kawamoto, Akira Maeki: Power circuit used for an amplifier. Hitachi Kokusai Electric, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, October 4, 2011: US08030995 (9 worldwide citation)

A power circuit used for an amplifier, which includes an amplifier provided with a linear amplifier serving as a voltage source, a DC/DC converter serving as a current source, a hysteresis comparator controlling the DC/DC converter, and a current detector detecting output current from the linear amp ...


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Kouji Okuyama, Makoto Yamamoto, Hidetoshi Kimura, Taizo Ito: Cylindrical tire forming member manufacturing apparatus. Bridgestone Corporation, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak and Seas, May 31, 1988: US04747904 (8 worldwide citation)

In a cylindrical tire forming member building method or apparatus, after the front end portion of a belt-shaped material is pressed against the drum, the belt-shaped material is wound on the drum while being centered, and with the central portion of the rear end portion of the belt-shaped material p ...


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Taizo Ito, Tomotaka Goto, Masami Nagata: Vulcanizing machine with segmented mold. Bridgestone Corporation, Oliff & Berridge, September 25, 2001: US06292993 (6 worldwide citation)

A vulcanizing machine for producing pneumatic tires includes an exchangeable segmented mold comprised of tread mold pieces for defining the outer contour of a tire tread portion, and upper and lower side mold members engaged with the tread mold pieces, for defining the outer contours of the sidewall ...


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Taizo Ito, Akio Obayashi, Masayuki Ichinose, Toshiyuki Horie: Tire vulcanizing system and tire manufacturing method to be used therefor. Bridgestone Corporation, Oliff & Berridge, October 16, 2007: US07281916 (3 worldwide citation)

A vulcanizing system including a tire transferring apparatus or a mold opening/closing station arranged equidistantly to a plurality of vulcanizing stations, thereby achieving a reduced equipment cost and a reduced installation space with a higher manufacturing efficiency.


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Toshiyuki Nagasaku, Manabu Nakamura, Taizo Ito: Power supply circuit. Hitachi Kokusai Electric, Harness Dickey & Pierce, October 27, 2015: US09172331 (3 worldwide citation)

A power supply circuit includes: a push-pull amplifier unit which amplifies an input signal with a push-pull amplification protocol; a variable power supply unit which varies, with a control signal, the voltage level of a power supply voltage which is supplied to the push-pull amplifier; a switch co ...