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Fluid handlingBelow are recently published patent applications awaiting approval from the USPTO. Recent week's RSS XML file available below.
Listing for abstract view: USPTO application #, Title, Abstract excerpt,Patent Agent. Listing format for list view: USPTO National Class full category number, title of the patent application. 11/28/2013 > 26 patent applications in 18 patent subcategories.
20130312833 - Gas lift valve with ball-orifice closing mechanism and fully compressible dual edge-welded bellows: A valve for performing gas lift operations is provided that incorporates two edge-welded bellows and a ball-orifice closing mechanism. The gas lift valve incorporates features enabling enhanced compression of one of the bellows, beyond an initial closure point of the valve. For example, a stem with the sealing ball is... Agent: Weatherford/lamb, Inc.
20130312832 - Valve with contoured bore to deflect particles: A valve having a flow control assembly with a bore having particle-deflecting features is provided. In one embodiment, the bore of a flow control assembly of a valve includes a contour shaped to deflect particles in a fluid stream through the valve toward the center of the fluid stream and... Agent: Cameron International Corporation
20130312834 - Apparatus and method of determining a leak condition of a fuel system: A portion of a fuel system of a vehicle is disclosed. The vehicle includes a brake system. The fuel system includes a fuel tank connected to an engine. The portion of the fuel system includes an evaporative emissions system and an evaporative emissions leak check system selectively fluidly-connected to the... Agent:
20130312836 - Adjustable doser valve: A doser valve with a seat comprising at least one axially located slot from an outer surface of the seat and at least one radial/tangential extending passage in fluid communication with the at least one axially located slot and an exit passage out of the seat.... Agent: G.w. Lisk Company, Inc.
20130312835 - Method and apparatus for rapid pump-down of a high-vacuum loadlock: A gas expansion module for use with semiconductor wafer loadlocks and other regulated-pressure components of semiconductor processing tools is provided. The gas expansion module may be barometrically isolated from the loadlock or other component and pumped down to a vacuum condition while the loadlock is performing operations at a higher... Agent:
20130312838 - Component of a fuel system, fuel system and method for operating the same: A component of a fuel system includes a fuel cap having a head portion connected to a neck portion. The head portion defines: a fluid pressure relief conduit and a relief valve passage that extends into and through the head portion that terminates at a valve head opening formed by... Agent:
20130312837 - Electric motor actuated stop and self-closing check valve: An electric motor actuated stop/check valve for industrial use such as liquid pumping systems which has a controlled opening and closing rate when liquid flow is in a forward direction but closes quickly upon reverse flow of liquid with no action from the electric motor actuator. Actuation of the valve... Agent:
20130312839 - System and method for cooling information handling resources: A method may comprise causing a fluid to flow from a first fluidic column primary quick disconnect fluid fitting through a first fluidic column, the first fluidic column primary quick disconnect fluid fitting fluidically coupled to the first fluidic column and configured to couple to a first quick disconnect fluid... Agent: Dell Products L.p.
20130312840 - Valve actuator system: A valve actuator apparatus and method for preventing latitudinal movement of a diaphragm actuator spring. The downstop is fitted with spring retainers to prevent latitudinal movement of the spring upon compression.... Agent: Array Holdings, Inc.
20130312841 - Fuel valve: Provided is a fuel valve including a uniform valve housing accommodating a roll-over valve (ROV), an over-pressure relief valve (OPR) and a pressure retention valve (PRV), wherein a pressure retention disc is substantially axially displaceable within a top chamber of the valve housing, between a normally closed portion in which... Agent:
20130312842 - Heat concentrating type self-operated automatic fire valve: A heat concentrating type self-operated automatic fire valve is characterized in that the first piston is provided on a top of the water inlet channel in the valve body, the piston cover is compressed on a circumferential periphery of the first piston; a pressurizing channel is provided on a center... Agent: Tianbaiii New Technology Development Co., Ltd
20130312843 - Pressure and flow altitude compensated shutoff valve: A pressure and flow altitude compensated shut off valve includes a valve body, a valve element, and an altitude compensation pilot valve. The valve body has an inlet port, an outlet port, and a flow passage extending between the inlet port and the outlet port. The valve element is disposed... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.
20130312844 - Compact air stop valve for aircraft galley plumbing system: A backflow resistant stop valve for an aircraft galley plumbing system comprises a valve body defining an inlet, and inlet chamber, a transfer chamber, an outlet chamber, and an exit. The valve incorporates an anti-backflow device at the exit to prevent backflow, and flow through the body is controlled by... Agent: B/e Aerospace, Inc.
20130312845 - Anti-freeze vacuum breaking structure for a faucet: An anti-freeze vacuum breaking structure for the faucet contains a tube body including a chamber, an inlet, an outlet, a connecting hole, and an intake valve; a control valve including a housing, a shaft bolt, a rod, a stopping sleeve, an upper ceramic piece, a lower ceramic piece, and a... Agent:
20130312846 - Fluid connector for a cooling system: Embodiments of the disclosure may include a fluid connector. The fluid connector may include a holding portion and an insert portion. The holding portion may include a housing defining a channel, a sleeve disposed in the channel and defining a passage, an adapter disposed in the passage of the sleeve,... Agent:
20130312847 - Protective facial sealing arrangement: A component with sealing grooves for receiving facial seals and with protective arrangements to protect such seals is provided. In one embodiment, the component is a ball valve including a flow control assembly with two closure members having outer surfaces with sealing grooves and protective ridges. The protective ridges facilitate... Agent: Cameron International Corporation
20130312848 - Face mount interface for an electro-hydraulic actuator: A hydraulic cylinder has a main body portion with a piston bore extending in a longitudinal direction of the main body portion from a first end to a second end of the main body portion. A first cylinder mounting bracket extends in the longitudinal direction and has at least one... Agent:
20130312850 - Actuator for operating a valve in a fluid line: The present invention relates to an actuator (30) for operating a valve in a fluid line comprising: an actuating member (15) with an actuating element (8) for transferring a force to the device, wherein the actuating member (15) is mounted to move between a first and a second position, a... Agent: Single Buoy Moorings, Inc.
20130312849 - Pressure control valve with pressure cycling control: A spool valve includes a housing having a spring-enclosing portion and a spool-enclosing portion aligned along a longitudinal axis. A spool is mounted for reciprocal axial movement in the housing and a piston is fixed to one end of the spool. The spool-enclosing portion supports a stationary bushing having a... Agent: Nelson Irrigation Corporation
20130312853 - Compact check valve for aircraft galley plumbing system: A check valve for an aircraft galley plumbing system comprises a valve body including an inlet for a potable water supply line, and first and second outlet ports leading to a distribution manifold. In a preferred embodiment, quick disconnects that include reverse flow inhibitors seal the valve's output ports. A... Agent: B/e Aerospace, Inc.
20130312851 - Low profile valves: Low profile valves are described. In an embodiment, a tubular member for fluid transport has a valve constructed within a wall of the tubular member for controlling a radial flow of fluid, such as water, oil, or gas, through the wall without impeding the flow of fluid or tools through... Agent:
20130312852 - Valve for use in a fuel line of a motor vehicle: A valve for use in a fuel line of a motor vehicle, including a sealing seat, a valve body which closes the sealing seat and a spring device, which pre-tensions the valve body against the sealing seat. The side of the valve body facing the sealing seat has a contour... Agent: Continental Automotive Gmbh
20130312854 - Fluid connector for a cooling system: Embodiments of the disclosure may include a fluid connector. The fluid connector may include a holding portion including a housing defining a channel, a sleeve disposed in the channel and defining a passage, an adapter disposed in the passage of the sleeve, and a filter configured to prevent the flow... Agent: Asetek A/s
20130312855 - Vessel with filter: A vessel for conveying a precursor-containing fluid stream from a precursor material contained within the vessel, the vessel comprising: an interior volume defined by a top, one or more sidewalls, and a base; and at least one fluid outlet for vaporized precursor, and at least one particle barrier that defines... Agent: Air Products And Chemicals, Inc.
20130312856 - Mixing valve assembly including a temperature display: A mixing valve assembly including a valve cartridge is supported by a valve body housing within a shower wall. The valve cartridge includes a temperature sensor in thermal communication with water provided to an outlet port of the valve body. A temperature display is configured to provide a visual indication... Agent: Masco Corporation Of Indiana
20130312857 - Systems for modifying a fluid flow of a vehicle: Drag experienced by a vehicle traveling through an environmental media, such as air or water, may be modified by one or more energy beams which may increase or decrease drag. A control system smay be used to actively modulate the drag of the vehicle by selectively transmitting energy beams. Energy... Agent: P Tech, LLC11/21/2013 > 30 patent applications in 22 patent subcategories.
20130306156 - Apparatus having an exhaust gas treatment device with an injector for supplying a fluid, motor vehicle having the apparatus and method for operating the motor vehicle: An apparatus includes an exhaust gas treatment device for purifying exhaust gases of an internal combustion engine. The exhaust gas treatment device includes at least one injector for supplying a fluid to the exhaust gas treatment device and at least one fan permitting ambient air to be actively delivered to... Agent: Emitec Gesellschaft Fuer Emissionstechnologie Mbh
20130306157 - Gas purge valve with actuation sensor: A gas purge valve (114A-D) is provided within a fluid system, the valve being configured with one or more sensors (134B) each for sensing and generating one or more signals indicative of parameters associated with the valve. The fluid system further comprises a power source and a transmitting system for... Agent: A.r.i. Flow Control Accessories Ltd.
20130306155 - Method of using a disposable pipette tip: The pipetting method is directed to mounting and ejecting a disposable pipette tip. The pipetting system has one or more tip mounting shafts with an upper locking section and a lower sealing section. The upper locking section has outwardly extending lobes spaced around the mounting shaft and located above a... Agent: Integra Biosciences Corp.
20130306152 - Methods and apparatus for delivery system for water enhancements: A delivery system for water enhancements according to various aspects of the present invention is configured to provide a controlled amount of a water enhancement to a water supply. In one embodiment, the delivery system comprises an enhancing device that operates under pressure to provide a controlled rate of diffusion... Agent: Perfect Water Technologies, Inc.
20130306154 - Process to create a collision between a stream of gas and particles and a target: A process to create a collision in controlled conditions between a stream of gas and particles and a target includes the generation of a stream of gas and particles, of given composition, in the form of a unidirectional beam, using a supersonic burner comprising a combustion chamber and a gas... Agent: General Electric Company
20130306153 - Tubing tray and method for using same for collecting fluids draining from drill pipe: A tubing tray is provided for use with a pipe mat tray for receiving, organizing and storing drill pipe tripped out of a drill string on a drilling rig, the tubing tray having a planar bottom member, an orthogonal sidewall extending upwardly from the perimeter of the bottom member to... Agent: Katch Kan Holdings Ltd.
20130306158 - Method for producing a gas flow containing an essential oil vapour, method for treating a site with such a gas, and related device: whereby the flow rate of the gas flow and that of the liquid composition are controlled such that the gas flow, following injection, has a partial essential oil vapour pressure of at least 20% at the saturation pressure of the essential oil vapour at the temperature of the gas flow.... Agent: Xeda International
20130306159 - Unit for simulating the pressure and temperature conditions of the air drawn in by a reciprocating internal combustion engine: The invention relates to a unit for simulating the pressure and temperature conditions of an air flow drawn in by a reciprocating internal combustion engine (1) at a height above sea level, corresponding to the operating height of said reciprocating internal combustion engine (1). According to the invention, the unit... Agent: Universidad Politecnica De Valencia
20130306160 - Apparatus and method of detecting and controlling fluid in microfluidic device: A fluid control apparatus including a detecting unit including a light source for irradiating light toward a microfluidic device, and a photodetector for detecting light reflected from the microfluidic device, a transporting unit for moving the detecting unit; and a determining unit for controlling a transporting operation by the transporting... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
20130306161 - System and method for a pressure signal linearization transfer function: A method for operating a pneumatic lumbar support between a deflated position and an inflated position. The method includes inflating a bladder of the pneumatic lumbar support; sensing a pressure within the bladder using a pressure sensor; producing an inflation output signal from the pressure sensor, wherein the inflation output... Agent:
20130306162 - Method of direct hot tapping into a multiple production string without removing outer layers of casing: A method of hot tapping into a multiple string configuration for obtaining access to the production tubing without removing outer layers of casing by providing a multiple casing string that includes at least an outer casing and an inner casing or production string; mounting a clamp assembly around the wall... Agent: Bti Services
20130306163 - Automatic purging device for ac condensation drain lines: An automatic condensate line purging device for HVAC condensation lines using pressurized gas. The purging device is installed in the condensate drain line of an air conditioning system allowing condensate flow through the device during normal operation where no clog has occurred in the condensate drain line. Should the drain... Agent:
20130306164 - System for dosing fluid: A system for dosing a stream of fluid with at least one active substance is provided. The system includes a housing which defines a chamber having an inlet and an outlet to enable the flow of fluid through the chamber. The system also includes a block containing the active substance,... Agent: Quik Corp Fire Pty Ltd
20130306165 - Vehicle windshield cleaning system: Apparatus for providing a heated cleaning fluid to a vehicle surface having an inlet port for receiving an amount of fluid; a housing bounding a reservoir in fluid communication with the inlet port; and an outlet port in fluid communication with the reservoir for dispensing an amount of heated fluid.... Agent: Uusi, LLC
20130306166 - Pressure-limiting valve: A pressure limiting valve having a housing head and a housing jacket. An axial inlet opening in a valve base is axially separated from an outlet opening. An inner valve seat connects to the inlet opening and an axially mobile valve piston is arranged to produce a closing force against... Agent:
20130306167 - Airflow check valve: A check valve for use in an air flow line to convey pressurized air to unload a tank trailer, railroad car, or other conveying facility. It includes a housing, having a valve seat, a check valve for seating upon the valve seat, a bushing holding the valve stem for the... Agent:
20130306169 - Device for withdrawing liquid from a container: A device is placed upon a container that is sealed by a sealing element and filled with a liquid, the device allowing the liquid to be withdrawn. The device is provided with a penetration element with a hollow needle that is held in an unused position on a head section.... Agent: Weibel Cds Ag
20130306168 - Fuel feed device with integrated vertical ejector pump: A fuel feed device (1) for a fuel tank (3) is presented. The fuel feed device (1) has a filter (9) with a filter housing (11). The fuel feed device (1) furthermore has a second ejector pump (21) with a second nozzle (23) and a second mixing tube (25). The... Agent:
20130306171 - Apparatus for diagnosing causes of nox conversion efficiency degradation: An apparatus for on-board diagnoses of causes of NOx conversion efficiency degradation including: a diagnosis exhaust-pipe fuel injection control unit; a NOx purification device failure specifying unit; and an oxidizing catalyst device failure specifying unit.... Agent: Isuzu Motors Limited
20130306170 - Water control and security system: A water control and security system includes one or more leak detection units for detecting the presence of water in undesirable locations, a water-source control unit includes a controller that is in communication with a valve functioning to allow and prevent water from entering a structure, and a remote control... Agent:
20130306172 - Improvements in balancing and control valves: A combined balancing and control valve suitable for use in a hydronic system is provided, including a chamber enclosing a plug (6, 10, 16, 15), a seat (13) and a cam and pinion mechanism (20-28) for adjusting the separation of the plug (6, 10, 16, 15) and the seat (13).... Agent: Ta Hydronics S.a.
20130306173 - Integrated rotary valve: A system in some embodiments includes a machine block comprising features configured to support moving machine components within a lubricating fluid, wherein the machine block includes an integral valve block configured to route the lubricating fluid through a first filter without a second filter and configured to route the lubricating... Agent: Cameron International Corporation
20130306174 - Quick connection and separation device of tire repair machine: A quick connection and separation device of a tire repair machine comprises an air compressor, a glue bucket, and a pipe joint configured for connecting with an air pipe; an intake pipe of the glue bucket or a connecting portion of the pipe joint can be connected to an exit... Agent: Active Tools International (hk) Ltd
20130306175 - Valve system with a sealing member: A valve system (1) and a fluid flow system, in particular for an offshore installation, with a valve system (1) are disclosed. The valve system (1) comprises a valve housing (2) defining a fluid inlet (3) for receiving a fluid medium, and a fluid outlet (6) for delivering a fluid... Agent: Kongsberg Esco Multipurpose Valves As
20130306176 - Electrically operated valve: The invention provides an electrically operated valve which can control a flow rate precisely at a small flow rate distributing time and can circulate a fluid so as to prevent a pressure loss as much as possible at a large flow rate distributing time without an increase of a working... Agent: Fujikoki Corporation
20130306177 - Modification system for a vehicle in a fluid media: Drag experienced by a vehicle traveling through an environmental media, such as air or water, may be modified by one or more energy beams which may increase or decrease drag. Environmental media may be adjusted by microwave, chemical, ultrasonic, acoustic (including subsonic, sonic, or ultrasonic), or electromagnetic energy. One or... Agent:
20130306178 - Pressure relief valve arrangement for a fuel line: The present invention concerns a pressure control valve system 100 for a fuel line 101 with a main fuel section 103, that can be closed with a first spring-loaded sealing body 105 for maintaining a fuel pressure in the fuel line 101, whereby the first sealing body 105 comprises a... Agent: Veritas Ag
20130306180 - Hydraulic block for a slip-controlled vehicle brake system: A flat, box-shaped hydraulic block for the mechanical fastening and hydraulic interconnection of solenoid valves, pump elements, etc. of a slip-controlled vehicle brake system connects connections of installation spaces for the pump elements to connectors for a brake master cylinder and connections of receptacles for pressure build-up valves which run... Agent: Robert Bosch Gmbh
20130306179 - Hydraulic control block: A hydraulic control block includes a plurality of valve segments lying on top of one another. A control piston arranged in each valve segment is configured to control inflow of hydraulic oil from a pressure source to a load or discharge of hydraulic oil from a tank. Each control piston... Agent:
20130306181 - Multistaged lean prevaporizing premixing fuel injector: A multistaged lean prevaporizing premixing fuel injector apparatus is provided. The fuel injector may be utilized with a turbogenerator. Preheated combustion air from the turbogenerator's recuperator may be utilized by the fuel injector to prevaporize liquid fuel. The injector may provide for premixing of multiple fuel streams and include multiple... Agent: Capstone Turbine Corporation11/14/2013 > 35 patent applications in 25 patent subcategories.
20130298994 - Fluid delivery system and method: A method of controlling a fluid delivery machine configured to deliver fluid on a worksite is disclosed. In the method, operation of a power source of the fluid delivery machine is controlled with a control module. Fluid delivery on the worksite is also controlled by the control module.... Agent:
20130298996 - Injector grid with two stage mixer: An injector mixer arrangement (10) for supplying a reducing agent in gaseous form into a flue gas flowing in a gas duct (14) communicating with a catalyst (18a) in a selective catalytic reduction (SCR) reactor (12) arranged downstream of said injector mixer arrangement (10). The injector mixer arrangement (10) comprises... Agent: Alstom Technology Ltd
20130298995 - Methods and systems for reducing refrigerant loss during air purge: A method of purging air from a tank includes opening, with a controller, a purging orifice on the tank to release a gas mixture contained within the tank, operating a timer to track multiple time intervals during which the purging orifice is open, each time interval having a beginning time... Agent: Service Solutions U.s. LLC
20130298997 - Sanitary hydrant: A freeze resistant sanitary hydrant is provided that employs a reservoir for storage of fluid under the frost line or in an area not prone to freezing. To evacuate this reservoir, a means for altering pressure is provided that is able to function in hydrant systems that employ a vacuum... Agent:
20130298998 - Water distribution system with dual use water treatment unit: A water distribution system having a dual use water treatment unit. The same water treatment unit can be used to treat water supplied from a fill port to a storage tank during a fill operation, as well as water leaving the storage tank for supply to one or more points... Agent:
20130298999 - Method and system for gasflow management: A system and method for gasflow management to ensure that the output pressure is within a safety range. Upon entering the input terminal, the input source may pass through a switch valve to reach a pressure-reducing valve so that the pressure is reduced to a reduced pressure level. Then, the... Agent: M-field Energy Ltd.
20130299001 - Smart storage tank and drainage scheduling: Disclosed is one or more tanks wherein each tank includes one or more sensor devices that measure one or more of the volume of fluid in the tank, the rate of fluid input into the tank and characteristics of the fluid entering the tank. The data has several uses including... Agent:
20130299000 - System and method of efficient by-product disposal based on by-product quality: A selective holding tank draining system can comprise a sensor device configured to receive total dissolved solids (TDS) data of a stored fluid from a TDS sensor, and wherein the sensor device can be configured to receive volume data of the stored fluid from a volume sensor, and a central... Agent:
20130299002 - Shock wave modification method and system: A shock wave in a gas is modified by emitting energy to form an extended path in the gas; heating gas along the path to form a volume of heated gas expanding outwardly from the path; and directing a path. The volume of heated gas passes through the shock wave... Agent:
20130299003 - Method and device for actuating fluid flow in a microchannel: A method and device are provided for actuating fluid flow in a channel of a microfluidic device. The microfluidic device has a first and second ports communicating with the channel. The channel is filled with a fluid and oscillatory movement of the fluid in the channel is generated in response... Agent:
20130299004 - Adaptive valve spring retainer: An adaptive valve assembly includes a pipe defining a passageway for conducting engine exhaust gases, a pivot shaft supported by the pipe, and a valve body coupled to the pivot shaft. The valve body is moveable between an open position where exhaust gas flow through the passageway is increased and... Agent:
20130299005 - Overheating detection unit and oxygen concentrator: An overheating detection unit is attached between an oxygen concentrator and a cannula, making it possible to reliably detect a high-temperature environment to cut the supply of oxygen when a user inhales oxygen using the cannula and is exposed to a fire or an abnormal high-temperature environment. An overheating detection... Agent: Ikiken Co., Ltd.
20130299006 - Faucet control structure: A faucet control structure includes an outlet head, a switch rod and a valve body. The outlet head is provided therein with a through-hole, a downward outlet end and an inlet chamber. The outlet end and the inlet chamber are separated by the through-hole. One end of the switch rod... Agent: Hsue Sam Enterprise Co., Ltd.
20130299007 - Device for monitoring the state of radial deformation of a tyre: Described is a device (51) for monitoring the state of inflation of vehicle wheel tyres, the wheels comprising a rim (100) and a respective tyre (101) delimiting a hollow space (103) inside the wheel from the outside environment (104). The device (51) comprises: a first end (53) equipped with a... Agent: Barbalab S.r.i.
20130299008 - Low diffusivity barrier fluid packing system: In accordance with the present invention, there is provided a fluid or liquid barrier packing system which is adapted to minimize VOC emissions, while also providing live-loading and continuous load monitoring functions. The components of the packing system (including the liquid barrier) are adapted to be installed in a traditional... Agent: Control Components, Inc.
20130299009 - Gas showerhead, method for making the same and thin film growth reactor: The present application provides a gas showerhead including a gas distribution and diffusion plate and a water cooling plate, the gas distribution and diffusion plate includes several columns of first gas diffusion passages connecting to a first reactant gas source and several columns of second gas diffusion passages connecting to... Agent:
20130299010 - Water control fixture having bypass valve: A water control fixture includes a fixture body in fluid communication with a pressurized supply of hot water and a pressurized supply of cold water. The fixture body interconnects the supply of hot water and the supply of cold water. The fixture body has a spout outlet configured to dispense... Agent: Grundfos Pumps Manufacturing Corporation
20130299011 - Apparatus for the contamination-free drainage of clean water in an aircraft: An apparatus for the contamination-free drainage of fresh water in an aircraft, the apparatus having a fresh water supply line (8) with a fresh water outlet (2) from which water issues during drainage, and disposed downstream thereof an inlet opening (4) of a line (9), the inlet opening being provided... Agent:
20130299012 - Oil pressure regulator: An oil pressure regulator includes a chamber that extends between an oil supply line and an oil bypass line. The chamber extends from a closed end of the chamber to an open end of the chamber. The regulator includes a plunger that is positioned within the chamber. The plunger is... Agent:
20130299014 - Fluid diverting system: Provided is a fluid flow diverting system including a housing configured with at least one fluid conduit and being selectively open or closed by a plane blade-type gate member configured with one or more openings and displaceable between at least one open position facilitating fluid flow through one or more... Agent: Amiad Water Systems Ltd.
20130299013 - Hydraulic unit with flexible port location: A hydraulic unit for a braking system includes at least one motor-driven pump. A pump housing is configured to receive the at least one motor-driven pump. A plurality of connection ports are provided in the pump housing as bores intersecting an exterior surface of the pump housing and configured to... Agent: Robert Bosch Gmbh
20130299015 - Micro-pump or normally-off micro-valve: The invention relates to a micro valve for use in a biosensor, a micro fluidic device, use of such a device, and a micro fluidic element. Biosensors are used for detection of molecules and/or ions, such as protein, drug, DNA, RNA, hormone, glucose, insulin, enzyme, fungus, bacterium, etc., in a... Agent: Biocartis Sa
20130299016 - Temperature displaying device for faucet: A temperature displaying device for faucets or showerheads includes a pipe, a control unit, a temperature sensing unit coupled to the pipe, a display unit, a sound alert unit, and a power supply module. The pipe is connected to a water outlet end of a faucet or showerhead or disposed... Agent:
20130299017 - Flow rate scale field calibration for balancing valve: A balance or flow limiting valve features a valve body/member having a flow rate indicator/scale containing setting having printed flow rates calibrated in units of measure in volume per time increment between a minimum flow rate position (MIN) and a maximum flow rate position (MAX); and a knob/handle having a... Agent:
20130299018 - High density polyethylene acid and water tank manifold: A manifold for use with a tank in acid service includes a cylindrical main body having a central longitudinal axis, a tank connection and a plurality of parallel outlet connections in fluid communication with the cylindrical main body. The outlet connections are spaced apart at equal intervals along the main... Agent: First Augusta, LLC Dba Kalaco Equipment
20130299019 - Self-cleaning suction device: A self-cleaning suction device has a user's suction end that self-sanitizes externally and internally before and after use, as well as self-sanitizes internally during use. A cover opens to reveal the user's suction end within a containment unit. As the cover opens, the suction end travels from a lower chamber,... Agent:
20130299020 - Dual configuration hydraulic manifold apparatus and system: The invention relates to a hydraulic manifold apparatus and system, connectable to a dual stage motor, for use in the topdrive of drilling operations. The hydraulic manifold is switchable between a low speed, high torque configuration and a high speed, low torque configuration. Valves within the manifold control the flow... Agent: 1566618 Alberta Ltd. Carrying On Business As Asterion Topdrives
20130299021 - Hermetic connector, pierceable without needle and automatically and sealingly reclosable, for devices intended for collecting and dispensing liquid solutions for pharmaceutical and/or nutritional use: A connector for devices intended to collect and dispense liquid solutions for pharmaceutical and/or nutritional use is described. The connector comprises a closing plug pierceable by pressing a needleless introduction/collection tang. The closing plug comprises a check valve with closing lips openable by introducing said tang and elastically reclosable after... Agent: Ditta Paolo Giuseppe Gobbi Frattini
20130299022 - Dual fuel control device with auxiliary backline pressure regulator: A heater assembly can be used with a gas appliance. The gas appliance can be a dual fuel appliance for use with one of a first fuel type or a second fuel type different than the first. The heater assembly can include a fuel regulator valve including a main pressure... Agent: Continental Appliances, Inc, D.b.a Procom
20130299023 - Pressure swing adsorption system with indexed rotatable multi-port valves: Pressure swing adsorption system comprising two or more vessels, each having a feed end, a product end, and adsorbent material adapted to adsorb one or more components from a multi-component feed gas mixture; piping adapted to (1) introduce the feed gas mixture into the feed ends, withdraw a product gas... Agent:
20130299024 - Fill valve for use with a pressurized fluid container: A fill valve (200) adapted for use with a pressurized fluid container includes a fill port (112) configured to be in fluidic communication with the pressurized fluid container and a fill valve member (201) configured for selectively blocking the fill port (112) and configured to be non-openable after the fill... Agent: Norgren Limited
20130299025 - Pneumatic coupling system and method: Disclosed herein is a fluid coupling system and method. The system may include a supply bladder, a discharge bladder, and a ball valve, the supply bladder having a supply inflation portion partially enclosed within a supply housing, the supply housing having a supply inflation passage that provides fluid communication between... Agent:
20130299026 - Die cast component and a method for producing a die cast component: The present invention relates to a die cast component, in particular a water outlet fitting, comprising a base body produced from metal or a metal alloy by the die casting method and having a cavity in which a number of openings are provided by means of which the cavity is... Agent: Hdo Druckguss-und Oberflaechentechnik Gmbh
20130299027 - Die cast component and a method for producing a die cast component: The present invention relates to a die cast component, in particular a water outlet fitting, comprising a base body produced from metal or a metal alloy by the die casting method and having a cavity in which a number of openings are provided by means of which the cavity is... Agent: Hdo Druckguss-und Oberflaechentechnik Gmbh
20130299028 - Die cast component and a method for producing a die cast component: The present invention relates to a die cast component, in particular a water outlet fitting, comprising a base body produced from metal or a metal alloy by the die casting method and having a cavity in which a number of openings are provided by means of which the cavity is... Agent: Hdo Druckguss-und Oberflaechentechnik Gmbh11/07/2013 > 39 patent applications in 30 patent subcategories.
20130291947 - Apparatus, method and system for standardizing hand care: An apparatus, method and system for providing and dispensing various hand care alternatives from a common point of dispension, such as a faucet, for standardizing the hand care, washing, sanitizing, and drying process is disclosed. Included is a liquid flow path having an inlet in fluid communication with a liquid... Agent: Ecolab Usa Inc.
20130291945 - Continuous purge system for a steam turbine: The present application provides a continuous purge system for use with a stream turbine. The continuous purge system may include a one or more pressure sensors positioned about the steam turbine, one or more pressure lines in communication with the one or more pressure sensors, and a critical flow nozzle... Agent: General Electric Company
20130291949 - Gas lock, and coating apparatus comprising a gas lock: The present invention relates to a gas lock for separating two gas chambers, which while taking up minimal space makes it possible to achieve the separation of gases without contact with the product/educt/transporting system. The gas lock according to the invention is distinguished in that at least one means for... Agent:
20130291948 - Head loss reducing device for a swimming pool water heater, heat pump, or other heating product for pools or spas: Techniques for reducing head loss in certain water-recirculation or other systems are detailed. A motorized diverter valve may be used to divert water away from a heat exchanger when the exchanger is not in use, for example. Instead, the diverted water may flow through a lower-loss system to the next... Agent:
20130291950 - System and method for conveying status information regarding an electronic faucet: An electronic faucet has a controller configured to selectively open and close a valve to provide fluid flow through the valve and a passageway of the faucet. The controller is programmed to selectively open and close the valve to generate a fluid flow pattern through the passageway to provide an... Agent:
20130291946 - Valve with actuator: The current invention relates generally to valves and actuators. This invention further relates to valves where the phenomenon known as “slamming” is completely mitigated and/or eliminated through self-damped valve assemblies. Additionally, this invention relates to valves having an actuator assembly capable of self-damping. Further, this invention also relates to valves... Agent:
20130291951 - Automatic flow regulator for fume gun: Systems and methods for automatically regulating the flow of fumes suctioned through a welding fume gun are provided. In certain embodiments, an automatic flow control assembly includes a vacuum system configured to suction a vacuum fume flow through an internal passage of a welding fume gun. The automatic flow control... Agent: Illinois Tool Works Inc.
20130291952 - System and method to detect accumulator loss of precharge: Methods and apparatus for detecting a leak in a gas precharged hydraulic accumulator having an initial gas charge entail activating a hydraulic pump to charge the gas precharged hydraulic accumulator and the hydraulic circuit associated with the gas precharged hydraulic accumulator when the hydraulic circuit and the hydraulic accumulator have... Agent: Caterpillar, Inc.
20130291953 - Pressure regulator: A pressure regulator (500) is provided. The pressure regulator (500) comprises a housing (503), a fluid inlet (508) to receive a pressurized fluid at an inlet pressure, and a fluid outlet (510) to output the pressurized fluid at a regulated pressure. The pressure regulator (500) further includes a regulating piston... Agent: Norgren Limited
20130291954 - Adjustable valve acutator system: A valve actuator apparatus and method for adjusting for valve bore drift using an adjustable downstop is disclosed. The adjustable downstop comprises a downstop and a drift adjuster. The drift adjuster can me moved in an upwards or downwards direction to increase or decrease the stroke length of the operator... Agent:
20130291955 - Hand-held dispenser: A hand-held dispenser for precisely controlling the flow rate of water therethrough and for injecting a liquid chemical into the water passing through the dispenser. The dispenser includes a slide valve for changing the flow rate of the liquid chemical water therethrough. The slide valve may also be positioned so... Agent:
20130291956 - Air bag packaging arrangement and self-adhesive checking valve thereof: An air bag packaging arrangement adapted to have a self-adhesive checking valve includes an air bag and an air valve which is the self-adhesive checking valve. The air bag includes first and second cell overlapped layers to form an air chamber and a valve opening. The air valve includes first... Agent: Shanghai Air-paq Composite Material Co., Ltd.
20130291959 - Installation structure of countertop faucet: An installation structure of countertop faucet includes a base having an insertion section extending through a mounting hole formed in a counter to engage a locking nut to be secured. The insertion section has a top end forming a receiving bore of which a circumferential wall forming two positioning holes... Agent:
20130291958 - Liquid-tank connector: Provided are a joining portion in which a male threaded portion threaded to a container-side female threaded portion is formed; a connector main unit disposed at an inner side of the joining portion, sharing a center axis therewith, and is connected so as to be rotatable relative thereto; and a... Agent: Surpass Industry Co., Ltd.
20130291957 - Snap ring installation and removal tool: A tool is provided. The tool includes a handle, a base, and a plurality of members. The base is attached to the handle. The plurality of members is affixed to the base at one end. Each of the plurality of members is capable of movement in a substantially lateral direction.... Agent: Caterpillar Inc.
20130291960 - Compressed air energy storage system utilizing two-phase flow to facilitate heat exchange: A compressed-air energy storage system according to embodiments of the present invention comprises a reversible mechanism to compress and expand air, one or more compressed air storage tanks, a control system, one or more heat exchangers, and, in certain embodiments of the invention, a motor-generator. The reversible air compressor-expander uses... Agent:
20130291961 - Valve device: The present invention relates to a valve (1) comprising at least one flange portion (2, 3) for securing to a wellhead Christmas tree (5) for shutting off a pipe outlet (50) from the wellhead Christmas tree (5). According to the invention at least one of the flange portions (2) comprises... Agent: Petroleum Technology Company As
20130291962 - Valve seat assembly, downhole tool and methods: A circulation tool includes a tubular outer body having a main bore and at least one flow port in a wall thereof, and a valve seat assembly including a valve body, a valve member, and locking elements are movably mounted within the outer body main bore. The valve seat assembly... Agent:
20130291963 - Capacity control valve: A capacity control valve for increasing the ability to drain liquid refrigerant from a control chamber during startup of a variable-capacity compressor without changing the control valve characteristics has a spring acting in the direction of valve opening provided between an adapter and a free end of a pressure-sensitive body... Agent: Eagle Industry Co., Ltd.
20130291964 - Proportional normally closed pilot pressure control valve: A proportional pressure control valve includes a cage housing and has an inlet, a relief outlet, and a control outlet. A relief poppet provides a proportional relief to the valve. A sleeve is received in a central bore of the cage housing. The sleeve has a fluid inlet fluidly connected... Agent:
20130291965 - Check valve: A valve has a generally hollow core with one open end and one closed end, and at least one side port in a sidewall of the core. The valve also includes a sleeve that fits over the core and covers the side port(s). The cracking pressure of the valve is... Agent:
20130291966 - Quick-release vacuum pump: A quick-release vacuum pump. A vacuum pump part has a cylindrical hollow area extending between an inlet and an outlet and nozzles disposed in series inside the hollow area and have slots therein, both ends of the nozzles communicating with each other between the inlet and the outlet. A release... Agent: Korea Pneumatic System Co., Ltd.
20130291967 - Fuel supplying device: To provide a fuel supplying device that, in a fuel tank equipped with plural accommodating portions that accommodate fuel, can suppress occurrence of running-out of fuel and can send-out fuel in a short time, even when a liquid surface of fuel of a fuel tank main body tilts. A sub-cup... Agent: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
20130291968 - Valve with proof of closure: A valve with proof of closure includes a valve body with a first port and a second port separated by a valve member that is biased toward a closed position. A piston is mounted within a pressure chamber with a pressure fluid port for connecting to a source of pressurized... Agent:
20130291969 - Bulk cooking oil distribution system: A portable cooking oil distribution device for filling remote fryers with fresh cooking oil. In other embodiments the device can also collect used cooking oil from the fryer. In one embodiment, a portable device includes a fresh oil tank, a three-way valve connected by piping to the fresh oil tank,... Agent:
20130291970 - Diaphragm pressure pod for medical fluids: A tubular medical fluid flow set comprises a pressure sensing chamber connected in flow-through relation to fluid flow tubing of the set. The pressure sensing chamber defines a movable, flexible, impermeable diaphragm dividing the chamber into two separate compartments. The fluid flow tubing communicates with one of the compartments and... Agent:
20130291971 - Custody transfer system and method for gas fuel: A system includes a custody transfer system configured to transfer a gas fuel from a gas supply to a plurality of gas turbines. The custody transfer system includes a first plurality of flow meters arranged in parallel with each other, wherein each of the first plurality of flow meters is... Agent: General Electric Company
20130291972 - Radioactive sludge transfer apparatus: There is provided a radioactive sludge transfer apparatus for safely and surely transferring radioactive sludge contaminated by radioactive substance stored in a sludge storage tank to a transfer tank for the sake of tank inspection. A radioactive sludge transfer apparatus for transferring sludge stored in a sludge storage tank with... Agent: Taihei Dengyo Kaisha, Ltd.
20130291973 - Pressure washer device employing a cool bypass: A pressure washer device is provided that employs an unloader bypass valve that directs a selective amount of fluid via a small diameter bypass line back to a water storage tank. The small amount of fluid allows for the pump to remain working and introduces cooler water into a bypass... Agent: Karcher North America, Inc.
20130291974 - Fluid leakage detection system: Fluid-leakage detection system (14) for a domestic fluid distribution installation (1), comprising: a main fluid feed pipe (9) connected to at least one item of fluid consuming equipment (13) through a corresponding secondary pipe (11), a cutoff valve (15) for cutting off the main feed pipe (9) in the event... Agent: Clevergas Holding S.a.
20130291975 - Changeover valve: A changeover valve (1) including a valve housing (2), which has at least one inlet opening (3) and at least three outlet openings (4, 5, 6), of which outlet openings (4, 5, 6), by a changeover shaft (7) displaceably guided in the valve housing (2), one outlet opening can optionally... Agent: Neoperl Gmbh
20130291976 - Quick-release coupling: A quick-release coupling includes a socket defining a first passage in a connection port thereof, a locking member mounted in a front end of the socket and adapted for locking an inserted external male mating connector, an air valve control device mounted in a rear end of the socket, and... Agent: Sun-wonder Industrial Co., Ltd.
20130291978 - Electronic plumbing fixture fitting: The present invention provides an electronic plumbing fixture fitting, such as an electronic faucet.... Agent: Moen Incorporated
20130291977 - Faucet outlet structure with a water curtain: A faucet outlet structure with a close and hollow water curtain is disclosed. The structure has a faucet body having a water outlet tube extending forward at an upper portion of the faucet body, a water outlet formed at a front portion of the water outlet tube, and a water... Agent: Zeva Corp.
20130291979 - Plasma-enhanced active laminar flow actuator system: The invention regards a plasma-enhanced active laminar flow actuator system (1) adapted to an aerodynamic surface (3) which has a nano-engineered composite material layer(5) comprising a set of electrodes arranged (7′, 7″) in at least an upper (P1) and a lower (P2) plane extending parallel with the aerodynamic surface (3);... Agent: Saab Ab
20130291980 - Fluid flow controller: A fluid pathway is provided with a flow controller in at least a portion of its length wherein the flow controller comprises an active surface capable of influencing the fluid flow through the fluid pathway, the configuration of the active surface conforming to at least one logarithmic curve conforming to... Agent:
20130291981 - Fluid actuator for influencing the flow along a flow surface, as well as blow-out device and flow body comprising a like fluid actuator: The invention relates to a fluid actuator for influencing the flow along a flow surface by ejection of a fluid. By means of a like fluid actuator a continuous flow is distributed to at least two outlet openings in order to generate fluid pulses out of these outlet openings. Control... Agent:
20130291982 - Tunable valve assembly: Tunable valve assemblies attenuate valve-generated vibration at one or more predetermined assembly resonant frequencies which are typically altered to correspond to specific pump housing resonant frequencies. Each tunable valve assembly comprises a valve body having a peripheral groove spaced radially apart from a central reservoir. An adjustable flange may be... Agent:
20130291983 - Enhanced flue gas damper mixing device: A gas mixing device has a plurality of interleaved rows of adjustable louvers. When at least two flowing gas streams are received that are desired to be mixed, the louvers of each row directs the gas streams in a direction different from that of the adjacent rows, mixing the gas... Agent:Previous industry: Batteries: thermoelectric and photoelectric
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