Patents 5009403 - 5009655

 

 

Patent 5009403: Fluid-filled elastic mount
(SPRING DEVICES : RESILIENT SHOCK OR VIBRATION ABSORBER : Including energy absorbing means or feature (e.g., supplemental vehicle equipment, such as motor mount, seat, etc., including additional fluid or friction energy absorber) : Axial : Seal)

Patent 5009404: Fluid-filled elastic mount
(SPRING DEVICES : RESILIENT SHOCK OR VIBRATION ABSORBER : Including energy absorbing means or feature (e.g., supplemental vehicle equipment, such as motor mount, seat, etc., including additional fluid or friction energy absorber) : Axial : Seal)

Patent 5009405: Strap wrench end attachment assembly for a twisted rope torsion bar
(SPRING DEVICES : VEHICLE : Torsion : Having specific end connection)

Patent 5009406: Vehicle door removal apparatus
(WORK HOLDERS : WITH GROUND TRAVERSING MEANS : Product mover)

Patent 5009407: Surgical table for microscopic lumbar laminectomy surgery
(BEDS : INVALID BED OR SURGICAL SUPPORT : Sectional user supporting surface : Upper body portions of user supported by adjustable section : And lower body portions of user supported by adjustable section : Intermediate section seat post)

Patent 5009408: Continuous feed board inserter
(SHEET-MATERIAL ASSOCIATING : ASSOCIATING OR DISASSOCIATING : Sheet associating : With dissimilar-sheets sensor (e.g., different sizes or weights) : Mis-fed sheet sensor)

Patent 5009409: Method and apparatus for manipulation of fabric
(SHEET FEEDING OR DELIVERING : FEEDING : Separators : Pneumatic : Pack advancer)

Patent 5009410: Paper feeding system for a shredder
(SHEET FEEDING OR DELIVERING : FEEDING : Separators : Rotary : With means to urge pack toward separator : Including pivoted pack holder : Including restraining roller)

Patent 5009411: Input hopper apparatus
(SHEET FEEDING OR DELIVERING : FEEDING : Separators : Reciprocating : With pack advancer : With sheet on edge : Including restraining roller)

Patent 5009412: Eathquake simulator for a theme park
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES : ILLUSION OR STAGE DEVICE : Person experiences illusion of being in motion (e.g., travel simulation, etc.) : User contacted by attached projected part)

Patent 5009413: Aquatic amusement device
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES : AQUATIC : For plural occupants)

Patent 5009414: Exercise shield device, diagnostic tool
(EXERCISE DEVICES : STRIKING : Handheld jump rope)

Patent 5009415: Recreational gymnastic apparatus
(EXERCISE DEVICES : INVOLVING USER TRANSLATION OR PHYSICAL SIMULATION THEREOF : Bouncing device : Stilt having specific step)

Patent 5009416: Grip facilitating handle
(EXERCISE DEVICES : USER MANIPULATED FORCE RESISTING APPARATUS, COMPONENT THEREOF, OR ACCESSORY THEREFOR : User interface element : Including plural, movable, interface elements for multiple exercises)

Patent 5009417: Abdominal exercise device
(EXERCISE DEVICES : SIT UP DEVICE : User interface element)

Patent 5009418: Toy including fishing game and passive game elements
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: GAMES : PHYSICAL SKILL OR ABILITY : Game element capture or pick up using manual dexterity : Electric or magnetic capture : Transparent overlay)

Patent 5009419: Microcomputer controlled rotation game
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: GAMES : PHYSICAL SKILL OR ABILITY : Electric : Arm or finger contacting (e.g., arm wrestling))

Patent 5009420: Batting practice method
(GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE : PLAYING FIELD OR COURT GAME; GAME ELEMENT OR ACCESSORY THEREFOR OTHER THAN PROJECTOR OR PROJECTILE, PER SE : Practice or training device : For game in which play involves base running (e.g., for baseball, cricket, etc.) : Player worn or carried : Having subdivided strike zone)

Patent 5009421: Table tennis ball serving device
(GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE : PLAYING FIELD OR COURT GAME; GAME ELEMENT OR ACCESSORY THEREFOR OTHER THAN PROJECTOR OR PROJECTILE, PER SE : Practice or training device : Having projectile return means : Using moving arm or rotating wheel : Planar)

Patent 5009422: Sports racket
(GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE : PLAYER HELD AND POWERED, NONMECHANICAL PROJECTOR, PER SE, FOR PROJECTING AERIAL PROJECTILE BY STRIKING; PART THEREOF OR ACCESSORY THEREFOR : Racket or paddle; accessory therefor (e.g., a tennis racket, tennis racket press, etc.) : Fiber reinforced plastic frame : Blade having means to enhance friction upon impacted projectile (e.g., to enhance English upon projectile, etc.))

Patent 5009423: Wood golf club and its production method
(GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE : GOLF : Club or club support : Head and shaft connection : Sleeve or winding engaged over outside of joint, hosel, and shaft : Having recess or projection)

Patent 5009424: Gameboard amusement device
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: GAMES : PHYSICAL SKILL OR ABILITY : Simulated martial-art-type game (e.g., boxing or fencing robots, etc.) : Timed response)

Patent 5009425: Golf club head
(GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE : GOLF : Club or club support : Head : Embedded fiber composition : Including metal : In vertical bore access through top)

Patent 5009426: Golf club guide means
(GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE : GOLF : Practice swingable implement or indicator associated with swingable implement : Device attachable to or integral with swingable implement : Nonhandle element engagable with body : Audible indicator)

Patent 5009427: Golf ball
(GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE : GOLF : Ball : Particular cover (e.g., size, material, dimple pattern, etc.) : Icosahedral dimple pattern : Plural diverse layers)

Patent 5009428: Golf ball
(GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE : GOLF : Ball : Particular cover (e.g., size, material, dimple pattern, etc.) : Particular dimple detail : Depth or width : Nonwound layer)

Patent 5009429: Investment game and method of advertisement
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: GAMES : BOARD GAMES, PIECES, OR BOARDS THEREFOR : Markable or erasable game board or piece (e.g., magic slate) : Removable and discrete game piece changes status of circuit)

Patent 5009430: Method of playing a geographical map game
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: GAMES : BOARD GAMES, PIECES, OR BOARDS THEREFOR : Piece moves over board having pattern : Chance device controls amount or direction of movement of piece : Military or naval engagement : Travel or exploration)

Patent 5009431: Surprise action game
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: GAMES : BOARD GAMES, PIECES, OR BOARDS THEREFOR : Piece moves over board having pattern : Strategic race to a finish (e.g., Chinese checkers) : Judicial, legislative, or election process)

Patent 5009432: Roping practice apparatus
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: GAMES : AERIAL PROJECTILE GAME; GAME ELEMENT (E.G., TARGET, ETC.) OR ACCESSORY THEREFOR OTHER THAN PROJECTOR OR PROJECTILE, PER SE : Peg and ring game or pegged target therefor : Having plural pegs : Structurally different or nonparallel longitudinal axes : Tethered ball or projectile)

Patent 5009433: Dart for aiming at a game board
(GAMES USING TANGIBLE PROJECTILE : PROJECTILE, PER SE; PART THEREOF OR ACCESSORY THEREFOR : Arrow, dart, or shuttlecock; part thereof : Head structure : Having independent feathers or vanes)

Patent 5009434: Stretchable oil seal and method of installation
(METAL WORKING : METHOD OF MECHANICAL MANUFACTURE : Assembling or joining : With prestressing of part : Elastic joining of parts : By flexing)

Patent 5009435: Unitary sealing system with internal venting
(SEAL FOR A JOINT OR JUNCTURE : SEAL BETWEEN RELATIVELY MOVABLE PARTS (I.E., DYNAMIC SEAL) : Circumferential contact seal for other than piston : Peripheral radially sealing flexible projection (e.g., lip seal, etc.) : Having pressure relief or venting feature : Interfitting projection and recess)

Patent 5009436: Magnetic fluid seal assembly
(SEAL FOR A JOINT OR JUNCTURE : SEAL BETWEEN RELATIVELY MOVABLE PARTS (I.E., DYNAMIC SEAL) : Diverse and distinct dynamic seals : Close proximity seal (e.g., contactless, fluent, etc.) : Plural stacked rings)

Patent 5009437: Mechanical face seal including two diaphragms surrounding a gland plate
(SEAL FOR A JOINT OR JUNCTURE : SEAL BETWEEN RELATIVELY MOVABLE PARTS (I.E., DYNAMIC SEAL) : Relatively rotatable radially extending sealing face member (e.g., face, mechanical, etc.) : Particular axial biasing feature : Fluid pressure : And bellows or diaphragm : Radially biasing member creates axial bias)

Patent 5009438: Steel laminate gasket with associated beads
(SEAL FOR A JOINT OR JUNCTURE : SEAL BETWEEN FIXED PARTS OR STATIC CONTACT AGAINST RELATIVELY MOVABLE PARTS : Contact seal between parts of internal combustion engine : Particular dimensions or configuration of sealing bead or formation : Metallic : And biased)

Patent 5009439: Chuck for tools
(CHUCKS OR SOCKETS : SOCKET TYPE : Obliquely guided reciprocating jaws : Threaded sleeve and jaw : Conical sleeve : Loose jaws)

Patent 5009440: Tool chuck for tool bits
(CHUCKS OR SOCKETS : SOCKET TYPE : Radially reciprocating jaws : Transverse-screw actuated : Rotary eccentric-cam sleeve : Loose jaws)

Patent 5009441: Ski board binding
(LAND VEHICLES : RUNNER VEHICLE : Standing occupant : With two bindings mounted on single platform : Bindings interconnected for simultaneous release : Toe irons (i.e., side cheeks))

Patent 5009442: Transportation of hospital patients
(LAND VEHICLES : WHEELED : Occupant propelled type : Attachments and accessories : Wheelchair : Extensible or sliding)

Patent 5009443: Ball-tip stud and alignment tool and method of use
(LAND VEHICLES : WHEELED : Articulated vehicle : Connection facilitating : Side draft)

Patent 5009444: Slideable jack stand
(LAND VEHICLES : WHEELED : Articulated vehicle : Connection facilitating : Side draft)

Patent 5009445: Trailer hitch cable puller
(LAND VEHICLES : WHEELED : Articulated vehicle : Connection facilitating : Side draft)

Patent 5009446: Self aligning coupling apparatus
(LAND VEHICLES : WHEELED : Articulated vehicle : Connection facilitating : Draft element bodily shiftable : Telescoping drawbar swingable on horizontal guide : Gearing)

Patent 5009447: Zero camber steering suspension
(LAND VEHICLES : SUSPENSION MODIFICATION ENACTED DURING TRAVEL (I.E., ACTIVE SUSPENSION CONTROL) : Suspension geometry (e.g., camber, caster, toe-in/toe-out, wheel track, road contact) : Camber or caster : Traveling surface inspection)

Patent 5009448: Vehicle suspension system
(LAND VEHICLES : WHEELED : Running gear : Suspension arrangement : Wheel separately supported upon individual stub axle (e.g., skein, spindle) : Lateral control arm (i.e., suspension arm) : Arm having plural segments or dissimilar materials)

Patent 5009449: Vehicle rear suspension system
(LAND VEHICLES : WHEELED : Running gear : Suspension arrangement : Wheel separately supported upon individual stub axle (e.g., skein, spindle) : Longitudinally extending swinging support arm (i.e., leading or trailing swing arm) : Arm having plural segments or dissimilar materials : Fifth wheel supported upon transverse leaf spring)

Patent 5009450: Vibration-absorber sensor for a semi-actively controlled chasis with a relative-velocity sensor and with electronics for processing their
(BRAKES : INTERNAL-RESISTANCE MOTION RETARDER : Motion damped from condition (e.g., bump, speed change) detected outside of retarder : Supported by mechanical spring)

Patent 5009451: Shock absorber for use in a vehicle
(LAND VEHICLES : BODY ELEVATION OR TILT : Establishing riding or trim height : Individual ground engaging means vertically movable)

Patent 5009452: Occupant restraint system
(LAND VEHICLES : WHEELED : Attachment : Inflatable passenger restraint or confinement (e.g., air bag) or attachment : Inflated confinement specially positioned relative to occupant or conforming to the body shape of occupant : Antirattler)

Patent 5009453: Webbing guiding structure for automobile seat belt system
(LAND VEHICLES : WHEELED : Attachment : Safety belt or harness (e.g., lap belt or shoulder harness) : Passive restraint system : Having belt connected to member slidable in a vehicle-mounted track : Rack and pinion)

Patent 5009454: Swivelable quick connector assembly
(PIPE JOINTS OR COUPLINGS : WITH ASSEMBLY MEANS OR FEATURE : Guide and support : Spacing means (e.g., lugs))

Patent 5009455: seal
(PIPE JOINTS OR COUPLINGS : WITH FLUID PRESSURE SEAL : Independent supply passage : Packing-actuated)

Patent 5009456: Door lock apparatus
(CLOSURE FASTENERS : BOLTS : Sliding : Spring projected : Operating means : Lever : Plural rollback elements directionally selectively effective)

Patent 5009457: Load bearing cover and rack for a pick-up truck
(LAND VEHICLES: BODIES AND TOPS : BODIES : Racks :)

Patent 5009458: Pouch for mounting to a vehicle door
(LAND VEHICLES: BODIES AND TOPS : BODIES : Auxiliary article compartments : Accessible from within passenger compartment : On door or side panel : With disposing)

Patent 5009459: Wiper system for raked windshield
(LAND VEHICLES: BODIES AND TOPS : BODIES : Storm-front shield, apron, or robe : Windshield : Combined aprons)

Patent 5009460: Window molding member for automobiles
(LAND VEHICLES: BODIES AND TOPS : BODIES : Storm-front shield, apron, or robe : Windshield : Weatherstrips : Link hinged)

Patent 5009461: Vehicle door pivoted side glass
(LAND VEHICLES: BODIES AND TOPS : BODIES : Door or window with specified vehicle feature : Door includes window detail : Fluid drain or deflector)

Patent 5009462: Window reveal molding
(LAND VEHICLES: BODIES AND TOPS : BODIES : Structural detail : Window support means : Wheel housing or fender)

Patent 5009463: Reinforced plastic automobile body structure
(LAND VEHICLES: BODIES AND TOPS : TOPS : Roof structure : Flexible cover)

Patent 5009464: Structure for draining liquid for a vehicle and method for forming the structure
(LAND VEHICLES: BODIES AND TOPS : TOPS : Roof structure : Having water drainage or guide means : Foldable)

Patent 5009465: Roll-up roof covering for automobiles with removable roof panels
(LAND VEHICLES: BODIES AND TOPS : TOPS : Roof structure : Roof panel movable to uncover passenger area (e.g., sun roof or moon roof) : Panel comprises hinged sections, or rollable or foldable material : Telescopic)

Patent 5009466: Reclining chair
(CHAIRS AND SEATS : MOVABLE BOTTOM : Tiltable : Interconnected with back for relative concurrent movement : With armrest interconnected for mutual movement : Front of bottom carried by link)

Patent 5009467: Adjustable armrest for chair
(CHAIRS AND SEATS : ARMREST : Adjustable to multiple use positions relative to bottom or back : Vertically : Axis parallel to a lateral edge of bottom)

Patent 5009468: Resilient arm rest
(CHAIRS AND SEATS : ARMREST : Mounted on an upwardly extending side panel : And portion of back)

Patent 5009469: Vehicle seat with seatbelt buckler receiver
(CHAIRS AND SEATS : BODY OR OCCUPANT RESTRAINT OR CONFINEMENT : Safety belt or harness; e.g., lap belt or shoulder harness : Intermeshed (e.g., crisscrossed, etc.))

Patent 5009470: Lateral file drawer position lock
(SUPPORTS: CABINET STRUCTURE : WITH MOVABLE COMPONENTS : Pivotal, on pivoted link : Horizontally and about horizontal axis)

Patent 5009471: Improved kaleidoscope structure
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : KALEIDOSCOPE : With absorption means)

Patent 5009472: Light scanning device with polarizing device to make light transmission more uniform
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : DEFLECTION USING A MOVING ELEMENT OR MEDIUM (OFFSETTING OR CHANGING AT LEAST A PORTION OF THE BEAM) : Using a periodically moving element (periodic change of optically reflecting, refracting or diffracting element) : Having particular focusing element to receive scanned light : High distortion lens (e.g., fO lens, etc.) :)

Patent 5009473: Low vibration resonant scanning unit for miniature optical display apparatus
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : DEFLECTION USING A MOVING ELEMENT OR MEDIUM (OFFSETTING OR CHANGING AT LEAST A PORTION OF THE BEAM) : Using a periodically moving element (periodic change of optically reflecting, refracting or diffracting element) : Including reflective type moving element : Having oscillating element : Single plane mirror element :)

Patent 5009474: Protection device for a fiber light conductor junction
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH SPLICE (PERMANENT CONNECTION) : Including splice joint reinforcement : End-to-end (butt) coupling)

Patent 5009475: Image transfer device and method of manufacture
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : OPTICAL FIBER BUNDLE : Imaging (i.e., with coherent fiber structure and includes shaping, enhancing, and correcting) : With strength member)

Patent 5009476: Semiconductor layer with optical communication between chips disposed therein
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : INTEGRATED OPTICAL CIRCUIT : Including physical deformation or movement of waveguide)

Patent 5009477: Optical interconnect arrangement
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Switch (i.e., switching from one terminal to another, not modulation) : Matrix switch (i.e., M X N, where M and N are 3 or more) :)

Patent 5009478: Method for the manufacture of an optical fiber coupler
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Particular coupling structure : End fire)

Patent 5009479: Optical fiber coupling device and method for its use
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Including physical deformation or movement of waveguide)

Patent 5009480: Fiber optic gyro
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Including physical deformation or movement of waveguide)

Patent 5009481: Optical module and method of manufacturing same
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Input/output coupler : Lens : Mode strippers)

Patent 5009482: Method and apparatus for fabricating a pigtailed lens assembly
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : WITH OPTICAL COUPLER : Input/output coupler : Lens : Spherical :)

Patent 5009483: Optical waveguide display system
(OPTICAL WAVEGUIDES : OPTICAL FIBER BUNDLE : Imaging (i.e., with coherent fiber structure and includes shaping, enhancing, and correcting) : With strength member)

Patent 5009484: Diffraction gratings having high efficiencies
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : DIFFRACTION : From grating : Including particular grating characteristic : Including a threaded member)

Patent 5009485: Multiple-notch rugate filters and a controlled method of manufacture thereof
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LIGHT INTERFERENCE : Produced by coating or lamina : Layers having specified index of refraction : Laminated or layered)

Patent 5009486: Form depicting, optical interference authenticating device
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LIGHT INTERFERENCE : Produced by coating or lamina : By nonmovable driving element (e.g., piezoelectric, magnetostrictive))

Patent 5009487: Prism system for a stereoscopic microscope
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : COMPOUND LENS SYSTEM : Microscope : With plural optical axes : Plural oculars : Binocular : Stereoscopic : Diverse layer)

Patent 5009488: Filter accessory for an imaging microspectrofluorimeter
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : ABSORPTION FILTER : Movable in or out of optical path : Laminated or layered mirror support)

Patent 5009489: Liquid crystal device
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR STRUCTURE : Having significant detail of cell structure only : Particular nonoptical film or layer (e.g., adhesive layer, barrier layer) : Alignment layer : Formed by particular technique (e.g., Langmuir Blodgett, stretching, etc.) : Having structure produced by rubbing under particular rubbing conditions (e.g., particular direction, rubbing force, by using named rubbing material or roller, etc.) : With gate electrode between liquid crystal and semiconductor layer)

Patent 5009490: Photo-conductive liquid crystal light valve
(LIQUID CRYSTAL CELLS, ELEMENTS AND SYSTEMS : PARTICULAR EXCITATION OF LIQUID CRYSTAL : Optical excitation : With photoconductive layer (e.g., spatial light modulator(SLMs)) : Wherein liquid crystal cells include microencapsulated or polymer dispersed liquid crystal)

Patent 5009491: Compact zoom lens system
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With variable magnification (e.g., zoom type) : With mechanical compensation : Three groups : + - - + Arrangement)

Patent 5009492: Zoom lens
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : LENS : With variable magnification (e.g., zoom type) : With mechanical compensation : Other than first group moves for focusing (internal focus type) : Cylindrical lenslets)

Patent 5009493: Mirror arrangement for a beam path in a multiple-reflection measuring cell
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : MIRROR : Plural mirrors or reflecting surfaces : With successive reflections : Including curved mirror surfaces in series : Bayonet coupling)

Patent 5009494: Wide field all-reflective multiple field of view telescope
(OPTICAL: SYSTEMS AND ELEMENTS : COMPOUND LENS SYSTEM : With curved reflective imaging element : Two or more in a series : Concave, convex combination : Adjusting input signal power)

Patent 5009495: Hinge for eyeglasses
(OPTICS: EYE EXAMINING, VISION TESTING AND CORRECTING : SPECTACLES AND EYEGLASSES : Connectors : With particular hinge : With clamping arms)

Patent 5009496: Eyeglasses and headgear combination
(OPTICS: EYE EXAMINING, VISION TESTING AND CORRECTING : SPECTACLES AND EYEGLASSES : With support or holder (e.g., on hat or cap) : With head embracing bow or chain : With clamping arms)

Patent 5009497: Contact lenses utilizing keel orientation
(OPTICS: EYE EXAMINING, VISION TESTING AND CORRECTING : SPECTACLES AND EYEGLASSES : Ophtahalmic lenses or blanks : Eye contact type : Multifocal : Spring between lens and strap)

Patent 5009498: Interchangeable keratoscope device
(OPTICS: EYE EXAMINING, VISION TESTING AND CORRECTING : EYE EXAMINING OR TESTING INSTRUMENT : Objective type : Including projected target image : For cornea curvature measurement :)

Patent 5009499: Sound insulated interchangeable lens
(OPTICS: MOTION PICTURES : WITH SOUND ACCOMPANIMENT : Housing and supports : With acoustic isolation : Interconnecting drive permits relative position adjustment)

Patent 5009500: Remote method of measuring subsurface water temperatures
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : OPTICAL PYROMETERS : Hemoglobin concentration)

Patent 5009501: A remotely controllable position indicator system
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : ANGLE MEASURING OR ANGULAR AXIAL ALIGNMENT : Apex of angle at observing or detecting station : With photodetection : With unidirectional or planar source beam directed at the photodetecting station : Of transmission (e.g., lens))

Patent 5009502: System of holographic optical elements for testing laser range finders
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : ANGLE MEASURING OR ANGULAR AXIAL ALIGNMENT : With photodetection remote from measured angle : With light pulsing or interrupting means)

Patent 5009503: Automated capillary scanning system
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY PARTICLE LIGHT SCATTERING : With photocell detection : At right angles to the light beam (e.g., nephelometer) : With diffraction grating means)

Patent 5009504: Monomode optical fiber ring interferometric device with semiconductor diode as light energy emission-reception/amplification means
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY LIGHT INTERFERENCE (E.G., INTERFEROMETER) : Rotation rate (e.g., ring laser gyros) : By fiber or waveguide interferometer (e.g., Sagnac effect) : With diffraction grating means)

Patent 5009505: Optical sensor for determining changes in a dimension and/or a temperature of an object
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY LIGHT INTERFERENCE (E.G., INTERFEROMETER) : Using fiber or waveguide interferometer : Resonant cavity : By dithering (suspensions, drives, flexures))

Patent 5009506: Photoelectric position-measuring arrangement having a plurality of shiftable grids
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY LIGHT INTERFERENCE (E.G., INTERFEROMETER) : For dimensional measurement : Displacement or distance : Having wavefront division (e.g., by diffraction) : Having wavefront division (e.g., by diffraction))

Patent 5009507: Method of evaluating meconium content of amniotic fluid
(OPTICS: MEASURING AND TESTING : BY SHADE OR COLOR : With reflective multicolor chart or standard : Included with colored light sources)

Patent 5009508: Apparatus for mixing concrete
(AGITATING : MORTAR MIXER TYPE : With gas incorporating; fluid mixing, delivering, or conveying : Treatment or preparation of material)

Patent 5009509: Clamping apparatus for thermal transfer printer
(RECORDERS : RECORD RECEIVERS AND/OR DRIVING MEANS THEREFOR : Drum : Card receiver)

Patent 5009510: Scraper mounting arrangement for food process agitators
(AGITATING : STIRRER WITHIN STATIONARY MIXING CHAMBER : Rotatable stirrer : Including scraper, wiper, or brush : Pivotally mounted on noncoincident axis : Parallel to axis of rotation)

Patent 5009511: Inorganic recycling process
(AGITATING : METHOD : Stirrer)

Patent 5009512: Device and method for measuring the deformations of a sample
(THERMAL MEASURING AND TESTING : DISTANCE OR ANGLE : With heating or cooling of specimen for test)

Patent 5009513: Method of measuring quantity of heat applied to optical fiber
(THERMAL MEASURING AND TESTING : CALORIMETRY : By differential temperature measurement along undisturbed thermal gradient)

Patent 5009514: Method and apparatus for protection against heat
(THERMAL MEASURING AND TESTING : TEMPERATURE MEASUREMENT (E.G., THERMOMETER) : With fluid flow deflector : By fluid flow within or to sensor (e.g., convection, heat transfer, differential pressure))

Patent 5009515: Plastic film bag with a multi-layered bight through which a hanger extends and related methods
(FLEXIBLE BAGS : LIFTING OR SUSPENDING ELEMENT (E.G., HANDLE) : Hanging element : Hook-type :)

Patent 5009516: Shopping container device
(FLEXIBLE BAGS : PLURAL : Hinged mouth stiffeners)

Patent 5009517: Plastic film bag with integral plastic film tie element, and associated fabrication methods
(FLEXIBLE BAGS : WITH CLOSURE : Gathered bag mouth : Including drawstring-type securing element : Overlying access opening in bag material)

Patent 5009518: Window-style bag with integral coupon
(FLEXIBLE BAGS : WALL DETAILS : Transparent portion or window : Reusable)

Patent 5009519: Sealing assembly for relatively movable members
(BEARINGS : ROTARY BEARING : Roller drill bit : Seal detail : For piston rod)

Patent 5009520: Dynamic pressure type bearing and spindle unit
(BEARINGS : ROTARY BEARING : Fluid bearing : With elongated strips or staves)

Patent 5009521: Railway truck and bearing adapter therefor, and method for controlling relative motion between truck components
(BEARINGS : ROTARY BEARING : Plain bearing : Railway car journal : Brasses : Self aligning : With latch)

Patent 5009522: Reduced flow bearing
(BEARINGS : ROTARY BEARING : Plain bearing : Specified sleeve or liner : Lubricant distributing : For crankshift : Circular pocket)

Patent 5009523: Double row bearing assembly
(BEARINGS : ROTARY BEARING : Antifriction bearing : Radial bearing : Lubricating : Lubrication port : In race : Wick structure)

Patent 5009524: Double row, self aligning roller bearing
(BEARINGS : ROTARY BEARING : Antifriction bearing : Radial bearing : Lubricating : Lubrication port : In race : Wick structure)

Patent 5009525: Roller seating
(BEARINGS : ROTARY BEARING : Antifriction bearing : Radial bearing : Roller bearing : Cage structure : Nonmetallic : Mating grooves and projections)

Patent 5009526: Method of adjusting a printing gap in a printer
(TYPEWRITING MACHINES : INCLUDING ADJUSTMENT FOR OPTIMUM PRINTING PLANE : Responsive to thickness of record-medium : Including disengagement of line-spacing mechanism)

Patent 5009527: Thermal transfer color printer with sheet retaining and guiding structure adjacent platen
(TYPEWRITING MACHINES : TYPING BY OTHER THAN TYPE-FACE OR TYPE-DIE : Thermal : Multicolor : Having single layer colored transfer material :)

Patent 5009528: Dot print head
(TYPEWRITING MACHINES : TYPING BY OTHER THAN TYPE-FACE OR TYPE-DIE : Character formation by impact (e.g., wire matrix) : Printhead : Having assembly means : Manifold form or plural copies)

Patent 5009529: Matrix print head of hinged-clapper-armature construction
(TYPEWRITING MACHINES : TYPING BY OTHER THAN TYPE-FACE OR TYPE-DIE : Character formation by impact (e.g., wire matrix) : Printhead : With actuator : Actuator having electromagnet : Armature structure or mounting : Backstop)

Patent 5009530: Apparatus for reverse recording image and covering by protective medium
(TYPEWRITING MACHINES : FOR TYPING ON REVERSE SURFACE OF RECORD-MEDIUM : Usable selectively (e.g., for powered or manual operation, alternative usable functions, etc.))

Patent 5009531: Color ink ribbon and printer using this ribbon
(TYPEWRITING MACHINES : INCLUDING INTERPOSED INKING DEVICE (E.G., RIBBON) FOR RECORD-MEDIUM : Ribbon, per se : Including differently pigmented fields : Including fields arranged transversely to elongated dimension of ribbon : Ribbon is full-page wide)

Patent 5009532: Paper feeding apparatus for accommodating different lengths of recording media for use with a printer
(TYPEWRITING MACHINES : SHEET OR WEB (E.G., RECORD-MEDIUM FEEDING MECHANISM) : Including friction-feed means (e.g., band) : By roller couple (e.g., rotatable pinch rollers, etc.) : Including intermediate drive means (e.g., gears) connecting feed-roller to platen : Adjustable aligner (e.g., with lock))

Patent 5009533: Propelling pencil with cushion sleeve
(COATING IMPLEMENTS WITH MATERIAL SUPPLY : SOLID MATERIAL FOR RUBBING CONTACT OR SUPPORT THEREFOR : Including means to advance material : Step-by-step : Including screw-feed means for both carrier and ejector)

Patent 5009534: Piston dispenser for paste or solid products
(COATING IMPLEMENTS WITH MATERIAL SUPPLY : SOLID MATERIAL FOR RUBBING CONTACT OR SUPPORT THEREFOR : Including means to advance material : Screw feed : Including means to positively transmit rotation to sliding screw-feed member :)

Patent 5009535: Combination writing implement and toothpick dispenser
(COATING IMPLEMENTS WITH MATERIAL SUPPLY : COMBINED : Including pressurized reservoir (e.g., Aersol))

Patent 5009536: Water base pigment ink compositions for use in marking pens
(COATING IMPLEMENTS WITH MATERIAL SUPPLY : MATERIAL FLOWS THROUGH POROUS TOOL : Wick feed from within reservoir to tool : By one-way means for removing gas from reservoir)

Patent 5009537: Booklet binding system
(BINDER DEVICE RELEASABLY ENGAGING APERTURE OR NOTCH OF SHEET : RESILIENT SHEET RETAINER REQUIRING DEFLECTION FOR SHEET REMOVAL : Releasably attached to keeper : With depository attaching means)

Patent 5009538: Ball joint
(JOINTS AND CONNECTIONS : ARTICULATED MEMBERS : Pivoted : Universal ball and socket : Externally packed : Stud extends into ball)

Patent 5009539: Clamping set with screw sleeve
(JOINTS AND CONNECTIONS : INTERFITTED MEMBERS : Radially interposed shim or bushing : Wedging or camming : Engaged by axial movement : Threaded actuator : Retainer extends through aligned recesses)

Patent 5009540: Fastening means
(FLEXIBLE OR PORTABLE CLOSURE, PARTITION, OR PANEL : NONFRAMED PLURAL EDGED HELD FABRIC : With supporting or journaling means or with roller end structure)

Patent 5009541: Plastic barricade with limiting bolt
(ROAD STRUCTURE, PROCESS, OR APPARATUS : TRAFFIC STEERING DEVICE OR BARRIER : Street or curb inlet for surface drainage)

Patent 5009542: Traffic barrier gate
(ROAD STRUCTURE, PROCESS, OR APPARATUS : TRAFFIC STEERING DEVICE OR BARRIER : Street or curb inlet for surface drainage)

Patent 5009543: Reinforced asphalt concrete and structure for producing same
(ROAD STRUCTURE, PROCESS, OR APPARATUS : PAVEMENT : Reinforced structure : Sealing cap or filler support)

Patent 5009544: Method and machine for working an area of ground, in particular for surfacing a road
(ROAD STRUCTURE, PROCESS, OR APPARATUS : PROCESS : Reinforced structure)

Patent 5009545: Wire mesh straightening method and apparatus
(ROAD STRUCTURE, PROCESS, OR APPARATUS : APPARATUS : Reinforcement material placing, laying or positioning : Curb or gutter)

Patent 5009546: Road paver-finisher with a combination of axles with steering wheels and crawler units
(ROAD STRUCTURE, PROCESS, OR APPARATUS : APPARATUS : Material distribution means : Including material supply : Portable spreader box : And supported dowel end)

Patent 5009547: Water spray for cement finisher
(ROAD STRUCTURE, PROCESS, OR APPARATUS : APPARATUS : Tool rotating in horizontal plane : Including material supply)

Patent 5009548: Apparatus for and a method of facilitating the excavating and refilling of a trench
(HYDRAULIC AND EARTH ENGINEERING : SUBTERRANEAN OR SUBMARINE PIPE OR CABLE LAYING, RETRIEVING, MANIPULATING, OR TREATING : By means advancing along terrain and guiding pipe or cable into subterranean position : With backfill or bedding material conveying or dispensing means : By joining successive sections of line)

Patent 5009549: Expansion assembly for mine roof bolts
(HYDRAULIC AND EARTH ENGINEERING : EARTH TREATMENT OR CONTROL : Rock or earth bolt or anchor : With settable material feature : With form or casing)

Patent 5009550: Article handling device with low profile side guides
(CONVEYORS: FLUID CURRENT : HAVING MEANS FOR MAINTAINING LOAD IN SUSPENSION ALONG FLOW PATH : With load orienting means : At outlet to fluid conveyor)

Patent 5009551: Material handling system and control valve therefor
(CONVEYORS: FLUID CURRENT : INTAKE TO FLUID CURRENT CONVEYOR : Load receptacle type : With valve between receptacle and fluid conveyor : Reciprocating, rotating, or swinging : Plural blowers or pumps)

Patent 5009552: Wear resistant grain flow control elbow
(CONVEYORS: FLUID CURRENT : CONDUIT : With wear protection means : With closure for end opening)

Patent 5009553: Method and apparatus for drilling hardplate
(CUTTING BY USE OF ROTATING AXIALLY MOVING TOOL : PROCESSES :)

Patent 5009554: Machine tool
(GEAR CUTTING, MILLING, OR PLANING : MILLING : Cutter spindle or spindle support : Cutter turning about vertical axis)

Patent 5009555: Tool holder for machine tool
(GEAR CUTTING, MILLING, OR PLANING : MILLING : Cutter spindle or spindle support : With cutter holder : Including cutter limited to rotary motion)

Patent 5009556: Blind riveting nut
(EXPANDED, THREADED, DRIVEN, HEADED, TOOL-DEFORMED, OR LOCKED-THREADED FASTENER : HAVING SEPARATE EXPANDER MEANS : Including gauge means)

Patent 5009557: Assembly device and processes of using said device
(EXPANDED, THREADED, DRIVEN, HEADED, TOOL-DEFORMED, OR LOCKED-THREADED FASTENER : HEADED FASTENER ELEMENT : Having plastically flowable or deflectable end, e.g., rivet, etc. : Solid end type : Sheet metal type)

Patent 5009558: Tree lifter
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : POLE OR TREE HANDLERS : Vertical rack)

Patent 5009559: Elevator type parking lot
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : APPARATUS PARTICULARLY ADAPTED FOR CHARGING OR DISCHARGING A FACILITY COMPRISING ONE OR MORE SITES FOR THE PARKING OF WHEELED VEHICLES : With means to transfer, or facilitate transfer of, vehicle from carrier to site or vice versa : By exerting generally horizontal force : And forming sole support for vehicle)

Patent 5009560: Mixed freight handling system
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : LOAD-TRANSPORTING TYPE VEHICLE AND EXTERNAL MEANS COOPERATING IN THE LOADING OR UNLOADING THEREOF : Of driven type, for unloading a wheeled vehicle : Including load raising or lowering device : Having means for also moving load laterally : About axis parallel to direction of vehicle travel)

Patent 5009561: Reagent tablet dispenser
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : DEVICE FOR EMPTYING PORTABLE RECEPTACLE : With container opening means : Rupturing or cutting type : Device includes haulage cable)

Patent 5009562: Control for load carrier of lift truck
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : MOTION OR DRAFT RESPONSIVE LOAD HANDLER AND TRANSPORTER : Ground engageable means : Wheel operated : Locked to wheel : With bucket or scoop-type holder)

Patent 5009563: Mobile vehicle and method for handling paper rolls
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : SELF-LOADING OR UNLOADING VEHICLES : With load-receiving portion, or significant section thereof, pivotable relative to horizontal : Having axis of pivot parallel to longitudinal axis of vehicle for side loading or unloading : Slidable)

Patent 5009564: Cargo carrying vehicle having a movable bulkhead located therein
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : SELF-LOADING OR UNLOADING VEHICLES : Conveyor : Comprising load-engaging element reciprocably movable parallel to generally horizontal load-supporting component of vehicle for ejecting load therefrom : Three-dimensional load-receiving portion includes movable load-underlying surface, and element comprises upright member attached to surface : Pivotally)

Patent 5009565: Fork lift attachment
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : ELEVATOR OR HOIST AND LOADING OR UNLOADING MEANS THEREFOR : Convertible attachment : Carrier running out from base)

Patent 5009566: Retractable boom stop
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : VERTICALLY SWINGING LOAD SUPPORT : Shovel or fork type : Shovel, rake, handle, or boom structure : Spring)

Patent 5009567: Trailer and trailer unloading system
(MATERIAL OR ARTICLE HANDLING : PROCESS : Of charging or discharging self-loading or unloading vehicle : Nongravity type)

Patent 5009568: Wave actuated power generating apparatus
(ROTARY KINETIC FLUID MOTORS OR PUMPS : WITH MEANS FOR CONTROLLING CASING OR FLOW GUIDING MEANS IN RESPONSE TO NATURAL FLUID CURRENT FORCE OR DIRECTION : Having specific features for water current :)

Patent 5009569: Wind energy collection system
(ROTARY KINETIC FLUID MOTORS OR PUMPS : WITH MEANS FOR CONTROLLING CASING OR FLOW GUIDING MEANS IN RESPONSE TO NATURAL FLUID CURRENT FORCE OR DIRECTION : Natural fluid current force responsive :)

Patent 5009570: Mounting assembly for the impeller of a fluid pump
(ROTARY KINETIC FLUID MOTORS OR PUMPS : BEARING, SEAL, OR LINER BETWEEN RUNNER PORTION AND STATIC PART : Resilient, flexible, or resiliently biased : Labyrinth seal)

Patent 5009571: Wind motor
(FLUID REACTION SURFACES (I.E., IMPELLERS) : OSCILLATORY REACTION MOTION : Rotary hand crank (e.g., egg beater, etc.))

Patent 5009572: Water conservation device
(PUMPS : CONDITION RESPONSIVE CONTROL OF PUMP DRIVE MOTOR : Responsive to pump or pump fluid temperature : Fluid and motor controls separately responsive to diverse conditions)

Patent 5009573: Variable occlusion peristaltic apparatus and method
(PUMPS : PROCESSES : Getter heating, vaporizing, or regeneration)

Patent 5009574: Thrust bearing and shoe lubricator for a swash plate type compressor
(PUMPS : THREE OR MORE CYLINDERS ARRANGED IN PARALLEL, RADIAL, OR CONICAL RELATIONSHIP WITH ROTARY TRANSMISSION AXIS : Reciprocating rigid stages)

Patent 5009575: Vapor lock preventing mechanism in motor-driven fuel pump
(PUMPS : SUCCESSIVE STAGES : Movable confining means)

Patent 5009576: Compressor unloader controller
(PUMPS : WITH CONDITION RESPONSIVE PUMPED FLUID CONTROL : Inlet throttle or stop valve : Centrifugally actuated)

Patent 5009577: Rotary compressor of variable displacement type
(PUMPS : WITH CONDITION RESPONSIVE PUMPED FLUID CONTROL : Inlet throttle or stop valve : Centrifugally actuated)

Patent 5009578: Motor driven pumps
(PUMPS : MOTOR DRIVEN : Axial thrust balancing means for rotary pump and motor : Pump within armature)

Patent 5009579: Fluid pump encasement
(PUMPS : MOTOR DRIVEN : Electric or magnetic motor : Collapsible wall pump : Diaphragm type : Axial flow motor and centrifugal pump)

Patent 5009580: Multiple reciprocating pump
(PUMPS : EXPANSIBLE CHAMBER TYPE : Plural pumping chambers : Common discharge conduit interposed between spaced parallel chambers : Unitary element movable about an axis)

Patent 5009581: Fluid accumulator for anti-skid brakes
(PUMPS : EXPANSIBLE CHAMBER TYPE : Having pulsation dampening fluid receiving space : Parallel laterally spaced relatively movable pumping members)

Patent 5009582: Rotary fluid pressure device and improved stationary valve plate therefor
(ROTARY EXPANSIBLE CHAMBER DEVICES : WORKING MEMBER HAS PLANETARY OR PLANETATING MOVEMENT : Plural working members or chambers : Circumferentially spaced working chambers : Rotor has one less lobe than cylinder (i.e., Gerotor type) :)

Patent 5009583: Shaft seal and bearing members for a rotary screw compressor
(ROTARY EXPANSIBLE CHAMBER DEVICES : WITH MECHANICAL SEALING : With coolant air impelling means or finned cylinder surface)

Patent 5009584: Interlock system for isostatic forming press
(PLASTIC ARTICLE OR EARTHENWARE SHAPING OR TREATING: APPARATUS : CONTROL MEANS RESPONSIVE TO OR ACTUATED BY MEANS SENSING OR DETECTING A CONDITION OR MATERIAL TRIGGERED : Traveling female mold type shaping means)

Patent 5009585: Optical molding apparatus and movable base device therefor
(PLASTIC ARTICLE OR EARTHENWARE SHAPING OR TREATING: APPARATUS : MEANS APPLYING ELECTRICAL OR WAVE ENERGY DIRECTLY TO WORK : Radiated energy : Element is means determining product size)

Patent 5009586: Agglomerating apparatus for the continuous regranulation of thermoplastic wastes
(PLASTIC ARTICLE OR EARTHENWARE SHAPING OR TREATING: APPARATUS : PREFORM SEVERING MEANS : Means forming from bulk and downstream severing means : Utilizing former as cutter reaction surface : Moving cutter, stationary former : Diverse)

Patent 5009587: Injection molding machine for making tubular workpieces from plastic material
(PLASTIC ARTICLE OR EARTHENWARE SHAPING OR TREATING: APPARATUS : FEMALE MOLD AND CHARGER TO SUPPLY FLUENT STOCK UNDER PRESSURE THERETO IN FLUID-TIGHT RELATIONSHIP (E.G., INJECTION MOLD, ETC.) : With means to heat or cool : Including heated or cooled nozzle : Comprising staged inflation means)

Patent 5009588: Time-delay circuit for automatic shutdown of furnace systems
(COMBUSTION : TIMER, PROGRAMMER, RETARDER OR CONDITION RESPONSIVE CONTROL : Control of purger, of scavenger or of combustion start-up delay period : Of scavenging or purging pump : Scavenging or purging period started by combustion demand :)

Patent 5009589: Stored energy combustor fuel injection system
(COMBUSTION : FUEL DISPERSER INSTALLED IN FURNACE : Plural feed means extending to common wall opening of furnace : Duct with air whirling means surrounds disperser : Row of stationary blades coaxial with disperser whirls air : Held by latch, latch released by sensor)

Patent 5009590: Method and apparatus for preheating semiconductor chips
(HEATING : WORK CHAMBER HAVING HEATING MEANS : Having means by which work is progressed or moved mechanically : Heat emitter is tube within the drum chamber or the drum wall)

Patent 5009591: Pyrolyzer for gas chromatography
(HEATING : WORK CHAMBER HAVING HEATING MEANS : Having means by which work is progressed or moved mechanically : Plural distinct chambers : Thrust means advances row or stack of units)

Patent 5009592: Hot air generating device with a catalytic burner
(HEATING : HEAT GENERATOR HEATS GAS OR LIQUID MATERIAL IN A FLOW STRUCTURE : Material heated by mixing with combustion products of generator : Annular divider forms concentric chambers)

Patent 5009593: Method and apparatus for securing a dental restoration
(DENTISTRY : METHOD OR MATERIAL FOR TESTING, TREATING, RESTORING, OR REMOVING NATURAL TEETH : Crown : Attachment to natural tooth or adjacent crown : By post : Having surface grooves or ridges : Plural pivots)

Patent 5009594: Disposable transfer jig assembly
(DENTISTRY : APPARATUS : Having gauge or guide : Condylar referencing means (i.e., face bow) : Articulator or attachment therefor)

Patent 5009595: Dental mouth prop
(DENTISTRY : APPARATUS : Jaw, cheek, lip, or tongue positioner : And discrete oral fastening or positioning means)

Patent 5009596: Device for fixing a dental prothesis
(DENTISTRY : PROSTHODONTICS : Holding or positioning denture in mouth : By fastening to jawbone : Resiliently biased)

Patent 5009597: Composite dental prosthesis element formed of filled acrylate/methacrylate polymers
(DENTISTRY : PROSTHODONTICS : Tooth construction : Nonmetallic composite : Connecting pin)

Patent 5009598: Flight simulator apparatus using an inoperative aircraft
(EDUCATION AND DEMONSTRATION : VEHICLE OPERATOR INSTRUCTION OR TESTING : Flight vehicle : Periscope view simulation)

Patent 5009599: Sculpture apparatus
(EDUCATION AND DEMONSTRATION : VISUAL ART OR CRAFT, ARTISTIC ADORNMENT, OR COLOR TRAINING OR DEMONSTRATION : Representation of furniture, bathroom or kitchen accessory, or cabinet placeable in different locations on representation of room interior)

Patent 5009600: Method of painting clay bodies
(EDUCATION AND DEMONSTRATION : VISUAL ART OR CRAFT, ARTISTIC ADORNMENT, OR COLOR TRAINING OR DEMONSTRATION : Sculpture or craft involving manual carving or shaping : Building or room interior represented pictorially or by model)

Patent 5009601: Method for teaching garment buttoning
(EDUCATION AND DEMONSTRATION : PHYSICAL EDUCATION : Developing or testing coordination : Manipulation of tool or fastener (e.g., zipper, shoelaces, etc.) : With means to display character upon depression of key)

Patent 5009602: Rotational movement training apparatus
(EDUCATION AND DEMONSTRATION : SCIENCE : Physics : Specimen display)

Patent 5009603: Electronic educational video system apparatus
Patent 5009604: Electrical connector assembly for vehicular steering wheel
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : INTERRELATED CONNECTORS RELATIVELY MOVABLE DURING USE : Movement about axis : Rotary movement : Part comprising hand wheel, e.g., steering wheel :)

Patent 5009605: Flat electrical connector assembly with precisely aligned soldering traces
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : PREFORMED PANEL CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENT, E.G., PCB, ICM, DIP, CHIP, WAFER, ETC. : With provision to conduct electricity from panel circuit to another panel circuit : Flexible panel : Mounted for controlled movement with respect thereto)

Patent 5009606: Separable electrical connector
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : PREFORMED PANEL CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENT, E.G., PCB, ICM, DIP, CHIP, WAFER, ETC. : With mating connector which receives panel circuit edge : Electron tube moved perpendicularly to panel circuit)

Patent 5009607: Flexible circuit connector
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : PREFORMED PANEL CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENT, E.G., PCB, ICM, DIP, CHIP, WAFER, ETC. : With provision to conduct electricity from panel circuit to another panel circuit : Flexible panel : Mounted for controlled movement with respect thereto)

Patent 5009608: Separable connector assembly for an IC Chip Carrier
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : WITH COUPLING MOVEMENT-ACTUATING MEANS OR RETAINING MEANS IN ADDITION TO CONTACT OF COUPLING PART : For dual inline package (DIP) : Movement-actuating or retaining means comprises cover press : Fingerlike grasping means comprising portion of coupling part)

Patent 5009609: Contact shutter device in IC socket
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : PREFORMED PANEL CIRCUIT ARRANGEMENT, E.G., PCB, ICM, DIP, CHIP, WAFER, ETC. : With provision to conduct electricity from panel circuit to another panel circuit : Micro panel circuit arrangement, e.g., ICM, DIP, chip, wafer, etc. : Dual inline package (DIP) : With external, contact enhancing clamp : Having radially outwardly facing contact surface)

Patent 5009610: Light switch and outlet guard
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : WITH CONTACT PREVENTER OR RETRACTABLE COVER PART : Movably mounted : Movable about axis : Connector moved rectilinearly for engagement, preventer or cover moved rectilinearly and parallel thereto)

Patent 5009611: High density electrical connector for printed circuit boards
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : WITH COUPLING MOVEMENT-ACTUATING MEANS OR RETAINING MEANS IN ADDITION TO CONTACT OF COUPLING PART : Coupling part for receiving edge of planar board moving parallel to plane : With angular mating : Adapter)

Patent 5009612: Multi-conductor electrical cable connector
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : CONTACT COMPRISING CUTTER (SEVERING, PIERCING, ABRADING, SCRAPING, BREAKING OR TEARING) : Insulation cutter : Conductor sheath piercing : Having slot edge for cutting insulation : Single conductive member having plural slots formed by three or more fingers for connecting plural conductors : From different margins of contact : Three or more such contacts)

Patent 5009613: Spring contact twister probe for testing electrical printed circuit boards
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : INCLUDING HANDLE OR DISTINCT MANIPULATING MEANS : Randomly manipulated implement : Test probe : With additional contacts comprising coupling part mating along axis normal to conductor)

Patent 5009614: Shielded cable assembly with floating ground
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : INCLUDING OR FOR USE WITH TAPE CABLE : With shield, ground conductor or ground commoning means : Bared cable wrapped into U-shape about insertion projection)

Patent 5009615: Terminal assembly with fixed and flexible tab receptacle retainers
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : COUPLING PART INCLUDING FLEXING INSULATION : Hinged or flexed detent on insulation engaging to secure contact within coupling part housing : Receptacle adapted to bias contact and cause indirect gripping of mating contact)

Patent 5009616: Connector assembly with back shell having vanes
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : HAVING OR PROVIDING INDUCTIVE OR CAPACITIVE SHIELD : Conductive shielding material individually surrounding or interposed between mutually insulated contacts : Having laterally spaced prongs)

Patent 5009617: Assembly for a D.C. HID lamp
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : WITH INSULATION OTHER THAN CONDUCTOR SHEATH : Plural-contact coupling part : Plural-contact coupling part comprises receptacle or plug : Polarized : By having or receiving contacts of similar type which are unequal in size or shape : Having plural bayonet-coupling contacts)

Patent 5009618: Method and apparatus for making electrical connecting device
(ELECTRICAL CONNECTORS : WITH INSULATION OTHER THAN CONDUCTOR SHEATH : Metallic connector or contact secured to insulation : Secured by heat-molding or cold-deforming insulation or by casting, welding, or cementing : Screw-threaded contact having mutilated, irregular, interrupted, or discontinuous screw thread)

Patent 5009619: Corrosion protection system
(MARINE PROPULSION : SCREW PROPELLER : With means effecting or facilitating movement of propulsion unit or a segment of the propulsion unit (e.g., tilting or steering) : Produced by combustion)

Patent 5009620: Propeller guard
(MARINE PROPULSION : SCREW PROPELLER : Propeller guard : Cage or screen : With open bottom)

Patent 5009621: Torque splitting drive train mechanism for a dual counterrotating propeller marine drive system
(MARINE PROPULSION : SCREW PROPELLER : Having transmission : Cage or screen)

Patent 5009622: Cooling systems for marine motors
(MARINE PROPULSION : MEANS FOR ACCOMODATING OR MOVING ENGINE FLUIDS : For engine speed)

Patent 5009623: Surfing saucer
(BUOYS, RAFTS, AND AQUATIC DEVICES : SWIMMING AID TO INCREASE STROKE EFFICIENCY : Hand attached, held, or worn : Coupling means)

Patent 5009624: Mailable three-dimensional greeting device
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: TOYS : CONVERTIBLE FROM, OR SERVING AS DIVERSE ARTICLE : Glider)

Patent 5009625: Building blocks
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: TOYS : CONSTRUCTION TOY : Including permanent magnet or suction cup to secure elements : Vehicle (e.g., aircraft, automobile))

Patent 5009626: Human lifelike dolls, mannequins and humanoids and pet animal dolls and methods of individualizing and personalizing same
(AMUSEMENT DEVICES: TOYS : FIGURE TOY OR ACCESSORY THEREFOR : Head : Eye)

Patent 5009627: Coin sorting mechanism
(COIN HANDLING : ASSORTER : Smallest first : Centrifugal device conveys coins through assorter :)

Patent 5009628: Body having a composite structure for a transmission joint and its method of production
(ROTARY SHAFTS, GUDGEONS, HOUSINGS, AND FLEXIBLE COUPLINGS FOR ROTARY SHAFTS : COUPLING ACCOMMODATES DRIVE BETWEEN MEMBERS HAVING MISALIGNED OR ANGULARLY RELATED AXES : Tripod coupling : Wheel mounted on rolling body)

Patent 5009629: Shift lever assembly for bicycle
(ENDLESS BELT POWER TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS OR COMPONENTS : CONTROL FOR VARIABLE INPUT TO OUTPUT SPEED-RATIO : Including belt shiftable axially from one to another surface of stepped pulley or coaxial pulleys of different diameter : And including belt-shifter mechanism : Plural guide rolls)

Patent 5009630: Chain formed by link elements of identical shape
(ENDLESS BELT POWER TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS OR COMPONENTS : POSITIVE DRIVE BELT : Belt formed of rigid links : Links pivotable about diverse axes during operation (e.g., "universal" connection facilitating alignment with sprockets in diverse planes) : Ball-and-socket connection : Including connector extending through opening in abutting surfaces)

Patent 5009631: CVT chain-belt
(ENDLESS BELT POWER TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS OR COMPONENTS : POSITIVE DRIVE BELT : Belt formed of rigid links : Link including integral surfaces forming inwardly opening groove (e.g., silent chain, etc.) : Plural links having laterally aligned groove-forming surfaces : Including connector extending through opening in abutting surfaces)

Patent 5009632: Method and device for joining foil hoses
(MANUFACTURING CONTAINER OR TUBE FROM PAPER; OR OTHER MANUFACTURING FROM A SHEET OR WEB : CONTAINER MAKING : Pliable container (e.g., bag, envelope, etc.) : Including heat sealing : On work material)

Patent 5009633: Method of manufacturing an outer vacuum cleaner bag for an upright cleaner
(MANUFACTURING CONTAINER OR TUBE FROM PAPER; OR OTHER MANUFACTURING FROM A SHEET OR WEB : CONTAINER MAKING : Pliable container (e.g., bag, envelope, etc.) : Assembling of distinct members : Closure securing element : Reclosable means (e.g., valve))

Patent 5009634: Metabolic catheter
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Material introduced into and removed from body through passage in body inserted means : Gas injected into body canal or cavity)

Patent 5009635: Pump apparatus
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Material introduced into and removed from body through passage in body inserted means : Gas injected into body canal or cavity)

Patent 5009636: Dual-lumen catheter apparatus and method
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Material introduced into and removed from body through passage in body inserted means : Body inserted conduit with separate ingress and egress passages : With body orifice occluding means)

Patent 5009637: Apparatus for hypodermic injection of liquids
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Needleless hypodermic injector : Sensor controls pump, motor, or pressure driven means)

Patent 5009638: Breast pump
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Means forceably introducing or removing material from body orifice or wound : Lacteal extractors (e.g., breast pump, etc.) : Solid ejected from body inserted conduit)

Patent 5009639: Gastric/duodenal/jejunal catheter for percutaneous enternal feeding
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Material introduced or removed through conduit, holder, or implantable reservoir inserted in body : Having means inflated in body (e.g., inflatable nozzle, dilator, balloon catheter, occluder, etc.) : Particular wall structure of inflated means (e.g., varying wall thickness, multilayer, etc.) : Specific balloon shape (e.g., doughnut, pear, hour glass, etc.) : One-way valve)

Patent 5009640: Slip cap for cannula use
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Material introduced or removed through conduit, holder, or implantable reservoir inserted in body : Having structure for controlling depth of insertion of body piercer : Electric means)

Patent 5009641: Patient-controlled analgesia security attachment for a medication infusion system
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Material introduced or removed through conduit, holder, or implantable reservoir inserted in body : Treating material forced into or out of body by self-acting fluid pressure, motor-driven, or mechanical energy storing means (e.g., pressure infusion or aspiration, etc.) : With vacuum breaking means (e.g., vent, etc.))

Patent 5009642: Self-blunting needle assembly for use with a catheter, and catheter assembly using the same
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Material introduced or removed through conduit, holder, or implantable reservoir inserted in body : Body entering conduit axially movable within body piercing conduit while former is disposed in the body : Conduit impelled by spring)

Patent 5009643: Self-retaining electrically insulative trocar sleeve and trocar
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Material introduced or removed through conduit, holder, or implantable reservoir inserted in body : Body piercer, obturator rod, or stylet axially movable within body entering conduit while latter is disposed in body : Having means preventing relative movement between elements during their insertion into body : Longitudinal movement : Piston impelled by gas or vacuum pressure)

Patent 5009644: Needle placement verifier
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Material introduced or removed through conduit, holder, or implantable reservoir inserted in body : Means for securing conduit to body : Implanted connecting means : Obturator or stylet)

Patent 5009645: Syringe for dispensing measured quantities of a material
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Material introduced or removed through conduit, holder, or implantable reservoir inserted in body : Means moved by person to inject or remove fluent material to or from body inserted conduit, holder, or reservoir : Injector or aspirator syringe supported only by person during use (e.g., hand held hypodermic syringe, douche tube with forced injection, etc.) : Having means for metering material flow to or from body : Septum pierced by conduit to permit flow)

Patent 5009646: Sliding stopper for a syringe
(SURGERY : MEANS FOR INTRODUCING OR REMOVING MATERIAL FROM BODY FOR THERAPEUTIC PURPOSES (E.G., MEDICATING, IRRIGATING, ASPIRATING, ETC.) : Treating material introduced into or removed from body orifice, or inserted or removed subcutaneously other than by diffusing through skin : Material introduced or removed through conduit, holder, or implantable reservoir inserted in body : Means moved by person to inject or remove fluent material to or from body inserted conduit, holder, or reservoir : Injector or aspirator syringe supported only by person during use (e.g., hand held hypodermic syringe, douche tube with forced injection, etc.) : With piston or plunger for expelling material from body or injector reservoir : Means for reducing piston sliding friction (e.g., oil applicator, use of low friction material, etc.) : By rotatable means (e.g., micrometer, etc.))

Patent 5009647: Water closet disposable ostomy bags and materials
(SURGERY : MEANS AND METHODS FOR COLLECTING BODY FLUIDS OR WASTE MATERIAL (E.G., RECEPTACLES, ETC.) : Receptacle attached to or inserted within body to receive discharge therefrom : Receptacle engaging around permanent surgically constructed body opening (e.g., colostomy, etc.) : Intravaginal)

Patent 5009648: Starch containing film ostomy pouches
(SURGERY : MEANS AND METHODS FOR COLLECTING BODY FLUIDS OR WASTE MATERIAL (E.G., RECEPTACLES, ETC.) : Receptacle attached to or inserted within body to receive discharge therefrom : Receptacle engaging around permanent surgically constructed body opening (e.g., colostomy, etc.) : Intravaginal)

Patent 5009649: Expandable banded male urinary incontinence condom and supporting undergarment
(SURGERY : MEANS AND METHODS FOR COLLECTING BODY FLUIDS OR WASTE MATERIAL (E.G., RECEPTACLES, ETC.) : Receptacle attached to or inserted within body to receive discharge therefrom : Receptacles receiving protruding body member (e.g., ears, genitalia, breast, etc.) : Genital receptacle : Receptacle structured for collecting urine or discharge from male member (e.g., external catheter, etc.) : With separate body securing means : Adhesive)

Patent 5009650: Absorbent structure designed for absorbing body fluids
(SURGERY : MEANS AND METHODS FOR COLLECTING BODY FLUIDS OR WASTE MATERIAL (E.G., RECEPTACLES, ETC.) : Absorbent pad for external or internal application and supports therefor (e.g., catamenial devices, diapers, etc.) : Containing layers having differing absorption characteristics (e.g., flow control, wicking, etc.) : Cellulose or cellulosic materials)

Patent 5009651: Surface material for sanitary articles and its preparing method
(SURGERY : MEANS AND METHODS FOR COLLECTING BODY FLUIDS OR WASTE MATERIAL (E.G., RECEPTACLES, ETC.) : Absorbent pad for external or internal application and supports therefor (e.g., catamenial devices, diapers, etc.) : Containing layers having differing absorption characteristics (e.g., flow control, wicking, etc.) : Cellulose or cellulosic materials)

Patent 5009652: Medical sponges and wipes with a barrier impermeable to infectious agents
(SURGERY : MEANS AND METHODS FOR COLLECTING BODY FLUIDS OR WASTE MATERIAL (E.G., RECEPTACLES, ETC.) : Absorbent pad for external or internal application and supports therefor (e.g., catamenial devices, diapers, etc.) : Having specific design, shape, or structural feature : Needled or punched layer)

Patent 5009653: Thin, flexible sanitary napkin
(SURGERY : MEANS AND METHODS FOR COLLECTING BODY FLUIDS OR WASTE MATERIAL (E.G., RECEPTACLES, ETC.) : Absorbent pad for external or internal application and supports therefor (e.g., catamenial devices, diapers, etc.) : Having specific design, shape, or structural feature : With means for securing pad to garment or person : Side flap : Carboxy-radical containing)

Patent 5009654: Sterile product and method for sterilizing and assembling such product
(SURGERY : CONTAINER FOR BLOOD OR BODY TREATING MATERIAL, OR MEANS USED THEREWITH (E.G., NEEDLE FOR PIERCING CONTAINER CLOSURE, ETC.) : Bag type : Plural compartments or bags : Pad holding or suspending device)

Patent 5009655: Hot tip device with optical diagnostic capability
(SURGERY : INSTRUMENTS : Light application : Angioplasty : Cataracts or glaucoma)

 

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