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Leo Smith: Vertical take-off and landing vehicle for land, water and air transport. Michael I Kroll, February 11, 2003: US06517026 (18 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a vehicle for land and air transport and, more specifically, to a vertical take-off and landing vehicle for land, water and air transport which is submersible and utilizes compressed air to lift and propel said vehicle during travel. The land-based drive train and th ...


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Kenneth J Smith, Carl B Dalkert, Michelle R Gehres, Gregory J Kolodziej: Vehicle heating and air conditioning modules. International Truck Intellectual Property Company, Jeffrey P Calfa, Dennis Kelly Sullivan, Susan L Lukasik, November 8, 2005: US06962195 (17 worldwide citation)

A heating, ventilation and air conditioning system for a vehicle is constructed from two modules, one for the engine compartment and a second for the passenger compartment. The engine compartment module has a base formed for positioning on at least two locations on a dash panel, a outside air inlet, ...


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Albert O Johnson: Material handling system for wide range of materials and flow rates. Laurence R Brown, August 21, 1979: US04165133 (17 worldwide citation)

Continuous flow at various material flow rates through a pneumatic transport system of a wide variety of granular and hygroscopic materials over a wide range of moistures, sizes and weights is achieved by gravity feed through a dispensing hopper having a portion of the side wall surface shaped as an ...


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Mikiso Mizuki Sr: Methods and apparatus for acquiring free energy using buoyancy technology. October 23, 2001: US06305165 (17 worldwide citation)

A simple math model was used to estimate the energy requirements of a water vortex generator, followed by another model constructed for fluid mechanical analyses of water surface resistance and friction of a modified buoyancy engine. The final results demonstrated the feasibility of converting the p ...


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Rainer Kiuru: Apparatus for cutting and guiding the marginal lead-in strip of paper web. Valmet Oy, Steinberg & Raskin, February 26, 1985: US04501643 (17 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for cutting and guiding the marginal or lead-in strip formed in a paper web and used in connection with a lead-in operation thereof includes first and second guide plates extending at an angle relative to each other and with which are associated nozzle tubes in which nozzle apertures or th ...


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Glassmeyer John J: Container coupler arrangement. Pullman Incorporated, May 11, 1971: US3578374 (17 worldwide citation)

For tandem coupling together of cargo containers of the highway trailer-type attendant to hoisting of the containers between land, sea or air transport means, an upper between-the-containers compression spacer block and a lower tension coupler between the containers wherein the lower coupler compris ...


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Gerald D Lilja, Frank Fowler, Robert F Hatch: Jet aircraft engine transport apparatus. Stanley Aviation Corporation, Fields & Johnson P C, October 6, 1998: US05816367 (16 worldwide citation)

A jet aircraft engine transport apparatus is disclosed which utilizes three major subcomponents. The first subcomponent is a shipping stand which enables a jet aircraft engine to be configured for transport in either a truck transport mode or air transport mode. The second subcomponent is a fan doll ...


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Manley A Young: Rolling-cargo loading/unloading ramp having a stowable lift for palletized cargo. The Boeing Company, Christensen O Connor Johnson & Kindness, August 28, 1979: US04165810 (16 worldwide citation)

An inclined ramp, for loading and unloading rolling cargo between ground level and a cargo bay of an air transport, incorporates a stowable lift for handling palletized cargo which is deployable into an operative position providing a horizontal pallet receiving platform and which is retractable into ...


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Reginald Willcocks: Dual-function golf bag. Michael Ebert, January 10, 1989: US04796789 (15 worldwide citation)

A golf bag adapted to function as a shoulder carrier for a set of golf clubs or as a locked travel case therefor suitable for air transport. The bag, which is molded of rigid plastic material, has a generally cylindrical form closed at either end, the bag being composed of a semi-cylindrical chest s ...


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William John Wilson: Apparatus for the storage and transportation of crustaceans. Trans Homard Lang, Diller Brown Ramik & Wight, May 16, 1978: US04089298 (15 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for the live transport and storage of table fish, especially table shellfish, wherein the fish are confined in an assembly of compartments supplied with a flow of suitable water which, after its exit from the compartments, is purified, aerated and recycled to the ...



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