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A collet chuck which can be centered relative to an axis of the workpiece to be machined and suitable for machine tools in general and in particular machine tools having a number of successive positions. An inner prehensile member is capable of gripping the workpiece, and an intermediate member coaxial to the first has...
A method is disclosed for removing material from moving metal workpieces, particular for cutting sheet metal. It entails preheating, without melting, the surface of the workpiece to a temperature at which ignition is triggered by a combustible gas directed onto the preheated section as a jet under pressure, while burn...
An agricultural vehicle has a main vehicle, a treatment device arranged adjustably relative to the vehicle with respect to at least one of a position and an orientation of the treatment device, a satellite navigation receiving unit, and an evaluating unit which determines from data of the satellite navigation receiving...
A method is provided for propagating data among multiple locations in an area. The method includes using a plurality of transponders distributed throughout the area, each able to receive, store, and transmit data. The method further includes using scanners moving relative to the transponders, and able to transfer data ...
The invention includes various embodiments of apparatus and methods for human-machine visualization interfaces and processes for providing actionable information on elements of networks, networks, and systems of networks ability to support one or more organizational elements, missions associated with the one or more or...
The present invention relates to a method for contactlessly measuring a relative position of a magnetic field source ( 102 ) which produces a magnetic field and a magnetic field sensor ( 100 ) in relation to each other. The present invention further also relates to a corresponding displacement sensor. The invention des...
A shape-sensing segment traverses through at least a portion of a kinematic chain of a tele-operated slave surgical instrument in a tele-operated minimally-invasive surgical system. The shape-sensing segment includes a pre-set perturbation. Shape information from the pre-set perturbation allows determination of relativ...
A system, server, mobile device, and method for determining action spot location. The action spot location can be determined relative to the location of a mobile device. The mobile device can include a display and a processor module communicatively coupled to the display. The system, server, mobile device, and method c...
A reaction device and method provided with a reaction cell in which, in sequence, a plurality of biological samples, liquid, semi-liquid or mixed, of analogous or different type, are subjected to a reaction for a determinate analysis. The device comprises a first dispenser element which introduces a predetermined quant...
An adapter device ( 1; 201; 401; 501 ) for housing a multi-phase low voltage type switch ( 2 ) inside a switchboard ( 100 ), comprising, for each phase: first and second electric connection means ( 31, 32 ) with the switch ( 2 ); third and fourth electric connection means ( 33, 34 ) with an electric distributi...
An image forming apparatus includes: a main frame; a drawer; a plurality of cartridges; a contact member; and an urging member. The main frame includes a cover and a positioning portion. The cover is movable between a closed position covering the opening and an open position exposing an opening of the main frame. The d...
A setting unit sets a smaller limitation angle for rotation of a second case rotated by a driving unit relative to a first case when information output from a sensor disposed in a back surface of a first case indicates that an object does not exist in a certain range when compared with a case where the information outp...
A pull printing system according to one aspect of the disclosure includes a server computer, a manager image forming apparatus, and a client image forming apparatus. The manager image forming apparatus includes a manager-side print execution unit that executes a print job received to a first port number, a job manageme...
The a method and system of making a coding mode decision for a given macroblock of a current frame is disclosed. A codec for making the coding mode decision is provided. The codec disclosed herein performs prediction of the motion vectors in inter-frames. The macroblock may be coded in one of six inter modes, such as s...
Optical method for determining the lateral gap of two pieces (1, 2) having adjacent edges (3, 4) forming a slot (5) consisting in emitting a parallel light beam (8) through at least one zone of said slot, from one side of the latter; in detecting the beam (8a) passing through this zone of said slot, at the other side o...
A device for entering dyes having a consistency, which may vary from a liquid to a pulverous state, into synthetic material processing machines, especially extrusion and injection molding machines, by means of a hose pump adjustable as to the quantity being delivered thereby. The device includes a rotor provided with r...
A vertical PNP transistor integrated in a semiconductor material wafer having an N type substrate and an N type epitaxial layer forming a surface. The transistor has a P type buried collector region astride the substrate and the epitaxial layer; a collector sinker insulating an epitaxial tub from the rest of the wafer;...
Method for the detection and quantification of the H 2 S which measures concentration of the H 2 S in the drilling mud including the steps of measurement of the initial concentrations of H 2 S in free form and of the hydrogen sulphide HS − and sulphide S 2− ion species, dissolved in the sample of mud; acidificati...
A pack provided with: a group of tobacco articles; and a sealed wrap, which encloses the group of tobacco articles, has a pull-out opening for the tobacco articles, has an inner pressure that is different from the atmospheric pressure, and consists of a heat-sealable sheet of wrapping material, which is folded around t...
A method and an apparatus for releasable fastening and for modifying the relative position of two components ( 1, 1 ′, Bf, G; 2, 2 ′, Bk, Br), which have a common connecting surface forming a contact surface ( 5, 5 ′), is described. Two screws ( 3 ), which in coaction with specially configured V-shaped notch zon...
Discloses a fault current responsive opening control for an AC circuit breaker which is capable of fully separating its contacts within an operating time of less than 4 milliseconds following reception of a tripping signal from the control. The control comprises means for measuring during each full loop of fault curren...
The invention relates to a method and a system for interrelating a displaying device relative to a surveying instrument, said displaying device and surveying instrument being spatially separated from each other and comprising communication means to communicate with each other, wherein the method comprises providing a f...
Wearable devices for taking symmetric thermal measurements. One device includes first and second thermal cameras physically coupled to a frame worn on a user's head. The first thermal camera takes thermal measurements of a first region of interest that covers at least a portion of the right side of the user's f...
A device is provided for locating a fixed point of reference with respect to a predetermined segment of a rotary member while the latter is disposed in a selected position of rotary adjustment. The device includes a bracket adjustably mounted on a support spaced from the rotary member. Removably mounted on the bracket ...
A method for determining a relative clay content of at least a portion of a well core taken from a subterranean geologic formation by: determining the relationship of the clay content of the well core portion to the dielectric constant of the well core portion at a selected frequency at relatively few locations over a ...
A ball valve or any other type of valve in which sealing surface of the seat ring and surface of closure member keep relative sliding contact during opening and closing movement of the valves. One or more annular grooves cut into sealing surface of the seat ring around it's bore are filled with lubricant or grease ...
The present invention relates to an optoelectronic device for determining relative movements or relative positions of two objects, comprising a first object fixed relative to a frame of the device; a second object mounted in spaced relation to the first object and adapted for movement relative thereto; and a plurality ...
A rotor construction may comprise a rotor with a centrally located permanent magnet section having aligned magnet segments and having a central hole throughout its length. A thin rod of magnetic steel is located in this central hole to support the permanent magnets from within. At each end of the rod are located thread...
A system for positioning a tool relative to a workpiece includes a movable table for accommodating a workpiece, the table executing movements in two main moving directions during the processing of the workpiece, one or more planar measuring standards provided in stationary fashion about the tool and extend in the plane...
In the electrical discharge machining of the surface of a recess in a workpiece electrode to a shape corresponding to that of a tool electrode, the electrodes are relatively displaced, during a finishing phase of machining, along an axis of penetration and simultaneously in a plane perpendicular to the axis of penetrat...
An improved measurement system for determining the degree of out of synchronism or phase difference of a moving body carrying a row of magnets with respect to a reference signal. A pair of precisely spaced magnetoresistance elements are provided each having a plurality of stripes formed of a ferromagnetic material with...
Corrected water relative permeability values for a core sample are determined from dynamic displacement measurements by the steps of plotting a ratio of water rate output (q w ) to calculated water relative permeability values (k rw ) vs. average water saturation (S w ), determining if a straight line segment exists in...
The accuracy of relative position estimates between two vehicles, generated using a satellite-based navigation system, is improved by eliminating at an early stage in the calculation process, errors affecting simultaneously both receivers. The standard absolute navigation equations are modified to solve directly for re...
The present invention relates to a compensating method applicable to vehicles having a lifting device made up of a mast (4) and vertically adjustable load carrier (5) provided on the mast. The method is for compensating departures in the position of loads (8, 9), preferably goods on loading stools or pallets, on the lo...
In a first aspect, a substrate positioning system includes a plurality of pushers arranged in a spaced relation about a stage adapted to support a substrate. Each pusher is adapted to assume a retracted position so as to permit the substrate to be loaded onto and unloaded from the stage, extend toward an edge of the su...