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Ohanes Ghazarian: Electronic vehicle product and personnel monitoring. Loran Technologies, Stetina Brunda Garred & Brucker, April 25, 2006: US07034683 (251 worldwide citation)

A system providing vehicle, pallet, and personnel tracking within buildings, vehicles such as trucks/trailers, buses, trains and aircraft at a site or in a global network system. RFID transponder Gate readers are used in building doorways, in vehicles such as tracks/trailers gates or bus doors to re ...


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Eric R Cybulski, Francis D Dehn, Robert C Francis, Peter B Hogerton, Mary C Kallestad, Karl M Kropp, James P McGee, Sai Kit Tong: Radio frequency identification systems for asset tracking. Melissa E Buss, December 30, 2003: US06669089 (153 worldwide citation)

An asset tracking system is provided, having particular usefulness in connection with the interrogation of RFID-tagged pallets by a forklift equipped with one or more RFID reader antennas. A useful embodiment of an RFID-tagged pallet is described, along with other beneficial components of such a sys ...


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Fabrizio Lanza, Guido Livon, Stefano Masciangelo, Marco Ilic, Paolo Bassino, Giovanni Garibotto: Selectively operable industrial truck. Fiat Om Carrelli Elevatori S p A, Consorzio Telerobot, Webb Ziesenheim Logsdon Orkin & Hanson P C, August 17, 1999: US05938710 (128 worldwide citation)

An industrial truck, in particular a counterbalanced front-forklift truck, is provided which can be operated both manually and automatically and has a fork to handle pallets and loads located thereon. The forklift truck is equipped for automatic operation with a control system which can be brought i ...


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Joseph Alvite, Troy T Palm: Tape packaging system with removeable covers. Joseph Alvite, D L Tschida, October 8, 1996: US05562384 (117 worldwide citation)

A micro-component feeder assembly supporting small, odd lot or odd shaped components and subassemblies from a sprocket driven tape carrier including seriatim, annular housings having removeable covers and component pallets. The housing walls include fastener portions which support each pallet and co ...


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Kyomi Morimoto, Akimasa Nanba, Kazuteru Maekawa: Vehicular information display system. Aisin AW, Lorusso & Loud, May 26, 1998: US05757359 (116 worldwide citation)

A vehicular navigation system includes a display screen mounted on a vehicle, a run/stop detector for detecting whether the vehicle is running or stopped, a display color controller for changing the colors of the individual picture elements of the displayed picture in accordance with whether the veh ...


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Christopher Adams, Gordon A Charles, Christopher Mills: Processing system with dynamic alteration of a color look-up table. Divicom, Proskauer Rose, July 20, 1999: US05926647 (112 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for dynamic alteration of a color look-up table (CLUT) pallet identifier in response to one or more key codes placed in an input data stream. An input data stream including a sequence of input data blocks is converted into a stream suitable for addressing a look-up table. The ...


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Stephen F Smith: Short range spread-spectrum radiolocation system and method. UT Battelle, Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich, April 29, 2003: US06556942 (110 worldwide citation)

A short range radiolocation system and associated methods that allow the location of an item, such as equipment, containers, pallets, vehicles, or personnel, within a defined area. A small, battery powered, self-contained tag is provided to an item to be located. The tag includes a spread-spectrum t ...


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John P Karidis, Michael P Goldowsky, Gerard McVicker: Keyboard with translating sections. International Business Machines Corporation, Perman & Green, August 6, 1996: US05543787 (109 worldwide citation)

A keyboard assembly for a computer with movable keyboard pallets. The pallets are movable relative to each other between a compact stowing position and an extended operational position. A movement mechanism moves at least one of the pallets in a lateral direction relative to the other pallet and the ...


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Lemelson Jerome H: Automatic production machinery. The Molins Organisation, Markva & Smith, December 17, 1974: US3854889 (101 worldwide citation)

An automatic production system is provided having a plurality of program controlled machine tools and a conveying system for conveying different units of work to selected of said tools for performing pre-programmed operations on said work. The conveyance for the work comprises a plurality of work ho ...


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Pat R Mitchell, Kevin A Haslebasher: Automated warehousing system and method. California Natural Products, Robert Charles Hill, November 25, 2003: US06652213 (92 worldwide citation)

An automated warehouse system for a building has elevators for automatically accepting incoming material on pallets. A rotating forklift mounted inside the elevator extends its forks to reach out and bring in the pallets. Once inside, the rotating forklift spins around to face inside warehouse doors ...