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Frank Wu: Seat mounted side air bag with deployment force concentrator. Hoover Universal, Harness Dickey & Pierce, April 4, 2000: US06045151 (132 worldwide citation)

A seat assembly having a side air bag with a force concentrator at least partially surrounding the air bag to concentrate and direct the force of the inflating air bag to a designed deployment seam to cause the seam to rupture and allow the air bag to deploy therethrough. The force concentrator avoi ...


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Peter Barath: Balloon activated forced concentrators for incising stenotic segments. Interventional Technologies, Michael E Klicpera, August 25, 1998: US05797935 (109 worldwide citation)

A balloon activated force concentrator for use in cooperation with an inflatable angioplasty balloon includes at least one elongated flexible panel, an elongated cutting blade mounted on the outside surface of the elongated flexible panel, and an elastic circular band attached to each end of the elo ...


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Matthew G Morris, Spyros Kasvikis, Donald F Schwartz: Syringe plunger driver system. Cardinal Health 303, Fulwider Patton, December 19, 2006: US07150724 (62 worldwide citation)

A syringe plunger driver system capable of capturing syringes of widely varying sizes comprises a pair of asymmetric plunger retainer arms pivotally mounted to a plunger driver. The system includes a low profile driver having a length that exceeds its width so that it may be mounted adjacent control ...


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John Genders, Michael Steward, Mark Morrison: Seat mounted airbag with deployment force concentrator. Johnson Controls Technology Company, Harness Dickey & Pierce, October 19, 1999: US05967603 (60 worldwide citation)

A vehicle seat having an inflatable airbag therein which deploys through a tear line such as a seam in the seat trim cover. A force concentrator is provided to ensure deployment of the airbag through the intended location rather than rupturing the trim cover elsewhere. The force concentrator include ...


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Timothy C Shaw, Jim Tom Belesiu, Sharon Drasnin, Christopher Harry Stoumbos, Paul Henry Dietz, Dennis J Mathias, Rob Huala: Force concentrator. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Brandon Roper, Judy Yee, Micky Minhas, October 13, 2015: US09158383 (27 worldwide citation)

Force concentrator techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a pressure sensitive key includes a sensor substrate having a plurality of conductors, a flexible contact layer spaced apart from the sensor substrate and configured to flex to contact the sensor substrate to initiate an in ...


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Gregory Altonen, Jeremy Nearhoof: Touch screen assembly for a lighting control. Lutron Electronics Co, Ostrolenk Faber, September 7, 2010: US07791595 (17 worldwide citation)

A user interface for a load control device comprises a bezel, a touch sensitive device, and a touch sensitive actuator. The touch sensitive actuator is received in an opening of the bezel and comprises a plurality of force concentrator for actuating the touch sensitive device. A front surface of the ...


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Barath Peter: Balloon activated force concentrators for incising stenotic segments. Interventional Technologies, April 1, 1998: EP0832608-A2 (17 worldwide citation)

A balloon activated force concentrator for use in cooperation with an inflatable angioplasty balloon includes at least one elongated flexible panel, an elongated cutting blade mounted on the outside surface of the elongated flexible panel, and an elastic circular band attached to each end of the elo ...


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Wagner Charles G: Method and apparatus for monitoring power consumption. Wagner Charles G, OLDACH William H, December 11, 2008: WO/2008/150458 (17 worldwide citation)

A power consumption monitor, system, and method for monitoring power consumed by equipment, appliances, devices, buildings, and campuses is accomplished by passive sensors (12, 40) that detect power transmitted by individual conductors (C), and which include a current to voltage transformer with a p ...


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Charles G Wagner: Method and apparatus for monitoring power consumption. Powerkuff, William L Klima, Vorys Sater Seymour and Pease, May 28, 2013: US08450995 (16 worldwide citation)

A power consumption monitor, system, and method for monitoring power consumed by equipment, appliances, devices, buildings, and campuses is accomplished by passive sensors (12, 40) that detect power transmitted by individual conductors (C), and which include a current to voltage transformer with a p ...


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Dean Kamen, Larry B Gray, Jesse T Bodwell, John M Kerwin, Dirk A van der Merwe, Stephen L Fichera, Jonathan R Thurber, Martin D Desch: Syringe pump and related method. DEKA Products Partnership, James D Wyninegar Jr, August 29, 2017: US09744300 (11 worldwide citation)

A pump for administering an agent to a patient includes a housing, a syringe seat, and a bumper. The syringe seat is coupled to the housing. The bumper is coupled to the housing adjacent to the syringe seat.