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Marcel Aeschlimann, Elmar Mock, Laurent Torriani, Heinz Koester: Process for anchoring connecting elements in a material with pores or cavities and connecting elements therefor. Woodwelding, Rankin Hill Porter & Clark, July 5, 2005: US06913666 (86 worldwide citation)

A joining pin (3.2) with which two parts (1 and 2) made from a porous material, particularly wood or a wood-like material, are to be joined together, is anchored in the porous material at predetermined anchoring points (31, 33). For this purpose, a bore (4.2) with a closed inner end (41) is made in ...


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Roger W Engelbart, Craig Walters: System for identifying defects in a composite structure. The Boeing Company, Alston & Bird, March 29, 2005: US06871684 (53 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an improved system for identifying defects in a composite structure by providing a light source such that defects, and in particular dark defects on a dark background and/or light defects on a light background, can be identified by capturing images of the illuminated c ...


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Lirong Bao, Li Tan, Xudong Huang, Yen Peng Kong, Lingjie Jay Guo, Stella W Pang, Albert Yee: Methods of creating patterns on substrates and articles of manufacture resulting therefrom. Agency for Science Technology & Research, The Regents of the University of Michigan, Winstead Sechrest & Minick P C, March 1, 2005: US06860956 (31 worldwide citation)

Methods of creating patterns on substrates are presented, and articles of manufacture resulting therefrom. One method comprises applying a first surface energy modifier to an applicator to form a coating on the applicator; contacting the coating with a receiving member, the receiving member having a ...


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Dene H Taylor, Jon H Hardesty, Evan R Daniels: Method for producing a wood substrate having an image on at least one surface. Trio Industries Holdings L L C, Daniel T Chalker, Chalker Flores, November 15, 2005: US06964722 (26 worldwide citation)

A method and system is provided for producing an image on one or more surfaces of a wood or wood composite substrate by applying a receptor coat to at least the one or more surfaces of the substrate, transferring the image to the receptor coat using a variety of image transfer processes and applying ...


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Frank J Landherr, John A Biewer, Shahid Din, David Do, Rick Gilbert, James J Alberti, David W Pennington, Joe Romack: Apparatus and method for connecting and disconnecting flexible tubing. Baxter International, Baxter Healthcare, Joseph P Reagen, Paula J Kelly, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, July 5, 2005: US06913056 (17 worldwide citation)

A laser strikes and aseptically heats or sterilizes the end of two flexible tube ends for connection. Tube holders are pushed toward each other to bring the tube ends into contact. A weld detector checks the characteristics of the weld. A laser optics assembly may be used to change the direction of ...


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Hideki Adachi: Thin film forming apparatus, film supplier, film cassette, transport mechanism and transport method. Dainippon Screen MFG, Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, March 22, 2005: US06868888 (16 worldwide citation)

A center robot is fixed approximately in a central portion of a process part. A coating unit, a drying unit, a transfer unit, a peeling unit, a film supplying unit and a reversing unit are arranged around the center robot. The center robot comprises a hand-for-substrate and a hand-for-film which are ...


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Tomomi Tateishi, Makoto Yamada, Nobuhiro Nishita: Method for producing organic electroluminescent device and transfer material used therein. Fuji Photo Film, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, August 2, 2005: US06923881 (14 worldwide citation)

A transfer material comprises a temporary support and an electroluminescent element layer, and positioned between said temporary support and said electroluminescent element layer. Using the above transfer material, an organic electroluminescent device is produced by a method comprising the steps of ...


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David Taggart: Process and equipment for manufacture of advanced composite structures. Hypercar, Michael Bednarek, Shaw Pittman, September 6, 2005: US06939423 (12 worldwide citation)

A process for continuous, tailored lamination of aligned composite materials in such a way that either pre-formed or pre-consolidated sheets are made available for subsequent infusion molding or stamping processes, the process comprising the steps of: material placement, consolidation/stabilization, ...


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Yutaka Kagawa, Akira Unno, Tetsuro Fukui: Piezoelectric film type actuator, liquid discharge head, and method of manufacturing the same. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, June 28, 2005: US06911107 (11 worldwide citation)

A method for manufacturing a piezoelectric film type actuator, which is provided with a piezoelectric film and an oscillating plate structural member bonded therefor, comprises the steps of forming a piezoelectric film on an intermediate transfer member; bonding the piezoelectric film on the interme ...


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Patrick L Spain, Keith L Truog, Frank Rohrbacher Jr: Dry paint transfer-lamination process for making high DOI automotive body panels. Avery Dennison Corporation, Christie Parker & Hale, November 22, 2005: US06966962 (9 worldwide citation)

An automotive quality paint coat is laminated to the exterior surface of a molded plastic car body member or panel. In one embodiment, the paint coat includes an exterior clear coat above a color coat. During processing, the clear coat and color coat are each coated on a temporary flexible casting s ...