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Yutaka Ogawa, Takayuki Ogasawara, Yoshiaki Hori: Camshaft for engine. NGK Insulators, Parkhurst & Oliff, January 27, 1987: US04638683 (19 worldwide citation)

A camshaft having a plurality of cams disposed on a metal shaft in spaced-apart relation with each other in an axial direction of the shaft, comprising at least one ceramic cam portion which is made of a ceramic material, and which includes at least one of the cams. Each of the at least one ceramic ...


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Takashi Inagaki, Toshio Shimada, Yoshiaki Hori, Takashi Shichinohe: Vehicle for traveling on uneven ground. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, March 30, 2004: US06712172 (17 worldwide citation)

In a power transmission path of a vehicle for traveling on uneven ground, a torque converter is provided so that torque transmission to a propeller shaft varies smoothly. Accordingly, it is difficult for the torque transmitted to the propeller shaft to exceed a tire slip limit. This arrangement supp ...


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Yoshiaki Hori, Yasuo Akitsu: Support construction of filter element in dust collecting apparatus. NGK Insulators, Parkhurst Wendel & Burr L, February 11, 1997: US05601626 (15 worldwide citation)

A support construction for a ceramic filter element adapted for use in a dust collecting apparatus, wherein the ceramic filter element is mounted within a tubular support housing which is formed at its inner periphery with an inward flange enclosing an outer periphery of the filter element. The filt ...


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Yoshiaki Hori, Toshiyuki Kubota, Tohru Nishi, Kenji Hosono: Apparatus for feeding secondary air to exhaust gas in engine. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch LL, November 6, 2001: US06311483 (14 worldwide citation)

To provide an apparatus for feeding secondary air to exhaust gas in an engine. The apparatus includes a cylinder head having an exhaust port for discharging exhaust gas from a combustion chamber and a secondary air feed passage for feeding secondary air to exhaust gas flowing through the exhaust por ...


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Osamu Muto, Masanori Masumura, Yoshiaki Hori: Transmission with reverse mechanism. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Lyon & Lyon, December 22, 1987: US04713979 (13 worldwide citation)

A transmission includes a forward shift drum and an overlying and coaxial reverse shift drum. The drums are rotatable, but not longitudinally translatable with respect to each other. The drums each include lead grooves for guiding a shift fork pin therealong in portions of the grooves which overlap ...


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Yoshiaki Hori, Tohru Nishi: Breather apparatus for engine. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, November 7, 2000: US06142129 (12 worldwide citation)

To provide a breather apparatus for a horizontally-opposed type or a V-type engine in which first and second cylinder blocks having first and second cylinder bores are commonly connected to a crank case in such a manner that the axial line of the first cylinder bore is offset from the axial line of ...


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Yoshiaki Hori, Tohru Nishi, Yoshihisa Kanno: Power unit for vehicle. Honda Giken Kabushiki Kaisha, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, March 19, 2002: US06357545 (12 worldwide citation)

To provide a power unit mounted for a vehicle, such as a motorcycle, wherein the power unit is attached to a transmission actuating device or attached to a clutch actuating device, or attached to both actuating units. A power unit for a vehicle having an internal combustion engine mounted in a condi ...


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Yoshiaki Hori, Takashi Shichinohe, Tohru Nishi, Noriaki Takano: Power transmission apparatus for a vehicle. Honda Giken Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, September 3, 2002: US06443275 (10 worldwide citation)

In a power transmission apparatus for a vehicle having a gear transmission capable of transmitting power from a crankshaft of an engine to driving wheels by selectively establishing a plurality of shift stages of gear trains and a clutch for cutting power transmission from the crankshaft to the gear ...


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Yoshiaki Hori, Toshiyuki Sato, Eiji Kittaka: Automatic transmission. Honda Motor, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, August 3, 2010: US07765886 (9 worldwide citation)

An automatic transmission that includes oil passages with a simple structure provided for twin clutches can allow the number of production steps to be reduced. The automatic transmission includes a number of gear trains equal to the number of speeds between a primary shaft and a countershaft. The au ...


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Yoshiaki Hori, Yasuo Akitsu: Control system for reverse washing mechanism in dust collecting apparatus. NGK Insulators, Parkhurst & Wendel, November 3, 1998: US05830249 (9 worldwide citation)

A control system for a dust collecting apparatus including an upright housing arranged above a dust storage bin, a ceramic filter assembly disposed within the housing to collect dust particles from exhaust gases supplied into a bottoms portion of the housing located upstream thereof, and a reverse w ...