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Chris D. Palmby
Chris D Palmby: Plant transplanting apparatus. November 16, 2010: US07832125 (1 worldwide citation)

A plant transplanting apparatus includes a pair of hand spade assemblies each having a post with a top end and a bottom end and a blade that has a top edge and a bottom edge. The top edge is attached to the bottom end of the post and a grip is attached to the top end of the post. A coupling assembly ...


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Alfred V Vasconcellos, Ionel E Teodorescu, Joel W Cummings, Dean E McBeth: Surgical instrument for establishing compression anastomosis. Pfizer Hospital Products Group, Peter C Richardson, Lawrence C Akers, John L LaPierre, March 13, 1990: US04907591 (306 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for installing a plurality of interlocking coupling members forming a compression anastomosis assembly, particularly suitable for use in achieving anastomosis of a resected tubular organ, with the instrument having a cutting portion designed and configured for rotational moveme ...


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Shelton Frederick E Iv, Swayze Jeffrey S, Timperman Eugene L: Gearing selector for a powered surgical cutting and fastening instrument. Ethicon Endo Surgery, August 1, 2007: EP1813202-A1 (270 worldwide citation)

A powered surgical cutting and fastening instrument includes a drive shaft; a motor; and a gear shifting assembly connected to the drive shaft and the motor. The gear shifting assembly may include at least a first stage gear assembly coupled to the motor and to the drive shaft for operating the gear ...


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Corey J McMills: Mechanical coupling assembly for a coaxial cable and method of using same. Raychem Corporation, Dennis E Kovach, Herbert G Burkard, April 22, 1986: US04583811 (231 worldwide citation)

A coupling assembly and a method of connecting and terminating coaxial cable is disclosed herein. The coupling assembly includes a connector body having a mating area for the cable, a driver, means for urging the driver and the body toward each other, a compressive member positioned between the conn ...


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Jerry A Culp, Steven Anthony Tyler, Michael John Fraticelli, Marshall Eric Finley: Powered surgical handpiece with state marker for indicating the run/load state of the handpiece coupling assembly. Stryker Corporation, Flynn Thiel Boutell & Tanis P C, July 18, 2000: US06090123 (222 worldwide citation)

A surgical handpiece (940) for actuating a cutting attachment (944). The handpiece includes a housing (942) which contains a motor (52) for driving the cutting attachment. A coupling assembly (948) releasably holds the cutting attachment to the housing and connects the attachment to the motor. A sta ...


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Brian J Blenkush: Quick connect coupling. Colder Products Company, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, March 13, 1984: US04436125 (207 worldwide citation)

A quick connect/disconnect coupling assembly (10) defining a fluid flow path is disclosed. The coupling assembly (10) includes a female coupling member (12) adapted for connection to a conduit (14) and a male coupling member (18) adapted for connection to a conduit or container (20). The female coup ...


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Corey J McMills, John S Mattis, James C Milroy: Method and apparatus for sealing a coaxial cable coupling assembly. Raychem Corporation, Dennis E Kovach, Ira D Blecker, June 23, 1987: US04674818 (180 worldwide citation)

A hollow, cylindrically shaped, elastically deformable sealant member is disposed over external threads of a mounting unit, and subsequently a driver element having internal threads matable with the external threads is screwed onto the external threads, an elasticity and inside diameter of the seala ...


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Corey J McMills, Dennis C Siden: Heat-recoverable coupling assembly. Raychem Corporation, Dennis E Kovach, Herbert G Burkard, March 17, 1987: US04650228 (173 worldwide citation)

A heat recoverable coupling assembly for substrates having a relatively rigid outer wall, which includes a connector body and a driver member made from a band of heat recoverable material. The connector body includes a mating area for engaging a mating area on the rigid wall of the substrate. The co ...


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William M DiCicco: Repairable cable assembly. Ametek Aerospace Products, R V Westerhoff, George K Stacey, January 10, 1995: US05380224 (159 worldwide citation)

A repairable cable assembly includes a corrugated metal tubing backshell secured at one end to the end of stiff preferably electrically shielding cable sleeve and at the other end to a coupling assembly which is detachable from a connector and retractable along wiring extending from the cable sleeve ...


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John S Mattis: Coaxial connector moisture seal. Raychem, Dennis E Kovach, January 5, 1988: US04717355 (158 worldwide citation)

A plug for sealing an end of a coupling assembly secured to an end of a coaxial cable includes a flange having an end face which has a cross-sectional area substantially less than a cross-sectional area of a threaded portion of the plug, the end face being urged against an end face of the coupling a ...