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8677640 Magnetometer accuracy and use  
A parameter related to the Earth's magnetic field can be used to determine accuracy of a magnetometer of a mobile device. In one aspect, a first instance of a parameter related to Earth's magnetic...
8677637 Archery sighting method and apparatus  
An archery sight assembly for aiming bows including, without limitation, compound bows. An adjustable mounting bracket connects the archery sight assembly to a bow and permits position adjustment...
8682516 Systems and methods for powering hybrid marine propulsion systems  
In one example, a hybrid marine propulsion system includes a marine propulsor that propels a marine vessel; an internal combustion engine that selectively powers the marine propulsor; an electric...
8671583 Alignment device  
An alignment device which comprises an alignment member, and a measuring mechanism for measuring the orientation of the alignment member. The measuring mechanism is retained by the alignment member.
8671582 Tilt indicator  
According to one aspect of the present disclosure, a device and technique for tilt detection and indication is disclosed. The tilt indicator includes a first member having a reservoir for...
8672948 Vertebral spacer size indicator  
A disposable measuring device for use in measuring the width, height and depth of an intradiscal space is provided, the device including an elongated body having an upper surface, a lower surface,...
8671628 Spacing/levelling device for laying slab products for surface cladding  
An intake manifold (2) of comburent air is presented for an internal combustion engine (1) provided with a recirculating conduit (60) of exhaust gases. The intake manifold (2) includes a first...
8675930 Implantable orthopedic device component selection instrument and methods  
The present invention provides tools and methods designed to aid in the placement of artificial facet joints at virtually all spinal levels. One aspect of the present invention is a measurement...
8671585 Methods and apparatus for fabricating a turbine nozzle assembly  
A method for fabricating a nozzle segment for use within a turbine nozzle assembly. The method comprises providing a nozzle segment including an outer band, an inner band, and at least one vane...
8671611 Optical aiming device with light sensor for adjusting reticle light intensity  
An optical aiming device of the type having a light source and a reflective mirror or lens reflecting or projecting an image of a rectile to the eye of a user. The optical aiming device comprises...
8676527 Industrial machine  
A coordinate measuring machine (industrial machine) includes: a column and a support that extend along the Z-axis; a beam being provided between the column and the support; a slider being movable...
8671584 Drill positioner for a coordinate measuring machine  
A fixture for positioning a drill, vector or the like, has a gimbal mechanism with a tubular bushing extending therethrough. The gimbal mechanism is angularly adjustable and is held by a mounting...
8672286 Adjustable wall hanger  
An adjustable wall hanger includes (1) an elongated bracket with a front surface including markings and a rear surface including serrations, (2) mounting members near each end of the elongated...
8667701 Template tool for locating sites for fixing shelf mounting hardware to walls  
A template tool is provided for locating sites for fixing to walls hardware for mounting a wire shelf. The tool has two legs perpendicular to each other along a bend locatable along a corner of...
8667699 Pillow selection and sleeper appraisal  
A neck measurement device (20) and a method of selecting a pillow (1, 41, 51) which takes into account the physique of the user are disclosed. A neck compression index (NCi) is calculated being...
8670130 Laser scanner  
The invention provides a laser scanner, comprising a main unit and a rotating unit rotatably mounted on the main unit, wherein the rotating unit has a deflection member for projecting the pulsed...
8668079 Alignment and bracing assembly for a bucket elevator and method of using the same  
An alignment and bracing assembly and method of using the same to erect a bucket elevator. The assembly has first and second cross braces that are attached to trunking members of a bucket elevator...
8667700 Method for checking the diameter of a cylindrical part in orbital motion  
A method for checking the diameter of a cylindrical part, such as a crankpin of a crankshaft, in orbital motion in a numerical control grinding machine, by means of a checking apparatus with a...
8669881 Container data center with earthquake protection function  
A container data center includes a container, a plurality of power supplies, an electric switch system, a plurality of normally closed switches, an alarm device, and a controller. The electric...
8667698 Co-ordinate measuring machine  
A co-ordinate measuring machine comprising a bed provided with a horizontal measuring surface, a unit that is mobile along guides carried by the bed itself, an annular structure extending along a...
8661696 Eye alignment assembly  
A bow sight with at least one sight pin mounted to a frame assembly. At least one optical fiber is attached to the sight pin. The optical fiber is exposed to gather ambient light and to transmit...
8661697 Slope assessment tool  
Applicant has devised a slope measurement tool which can be arranged in a compact storage configuration which is relatively small and lightweight. The tool can be reconfigured to several different...
8663131 Tongue strength evaluation system and method  
An apparatus for evaluating the tongue strength of a subject during a sucking event includes an insert positioned within a nipple element to provide an output in response to deformation of the...
8661699 Squaring tool with offset blades  
A framing tool, namely framing square, is provided with an offset at the proximal ends of the two blades, so that the blades lie in parallel planes. This tool facilitates measuring and marking...
8662004 Balloon fill gauge  
A balloon fill gauge for a balloon made of elastomeric expanding material has a base sheet with balloon filling indicia thereon that is temporarily tackable on to the balloon face material. An...
8661698 Spirit level  
A spirit level including a profiled body with a bottom wall including a first outer measurement surface, a head wall facing this bottom wall, a second outer surface in sections parallel to the...
8661700 Smart probe  
The present system, method, article of manufacture, software, and apparatus is an “intelligent” probe system and components thereof and may openly encompass, in at least an embodiment, an embedded...
8661702 Kit and method for assembling a decorative object pattern upon a separate article  
A kit and method for assembling a decorative object pattern upon a fabric article including a flat, smooth surface board, a desired number of individual stencil units, slidably situated upon the...
8661701 Digital angle gauge  
A digital angle gauge includes a gauge body having a reference surface that is engageable with an object to be measured for angular inclination. An angle sensor and processor mounted in the body...
8656601 Measuring and cutting apparatus  
A measuring and cutting device, ergonomically designed, comprising a user interface with a plurality of user depressible option selection members and a user readable display. A cutting device is...
8656629 Range finder for weapons  
A range finder includes housing, circuitry, a lens, a display, and a plurality of threaded apertures. The housing has a front end, a rear end, and a bottom portion extending between the front end...
8658965 Encoder having a pattern track including different-width patterns  
An encoder which measures displacement of a moving part includes a light-emitting unit; a moving part which moves relative to the light-emitting unit; a first pattern track which includes a...
8656602 Holding mechanism for use with an ophthalmic tracer, and method  
The present invention relates to an ophthalmic holding mechanism for holding an eyeglass frame. The holding mechanism includes a base, a clamping mechanism configured for releaseably securing a...
8656603 Handheld tool for spacing clapboards  
A hand held gauge that contains all of the essential tools a worker needs to install clapboards. The tool is a hand-held device that has a pair of fixed flanges that are relatively long and extend...
8650950 Detector for detecting a gravity gradient  
The present disclosure provides a gravity gradiometer for detecting a gravity gradient. The gravity gradiometer comprises at least two sensor masses that are pivotable about respective axes and...
8650768 Testing device for planeness  
A testing device for testing whether planeness of top and bottom surfaces of an object is within an allowable range includes a rack, a motion mechanism, a transmission mechanism, a control...
8650765 Alignment tool and method of checking wheel alignment  
An alignment tool and method is disclosed for use in aligning wheels of trucks and truck trailers. The tool includes at least one self-leveling laser for checking wheel alignment. The...
8655094 Photogrammetry system and method for determining relative motion between two bodies  
A photogrammetry system and method provide for determining the relative position between two objects. The system utilizes one or more imaging devices, such as high speed cameras, that are mounted...
8650769 Assembly comprising a measuring scale attached to a substrate and method for holding a measuring scale against a substrate  
An assembly including a substrate and a scale held on the substrate, wherein the scale has a measuring graduation, and the scale is held on the substrate by pneumatic suction. The scale is braced...
8650729 Blade position registering apparatus  
A carriage is moved in a direction including a Y axis component in order to move a turning process tool that is attached to a tool spindle along a horizontal line that is perpendicular to a Z...
8650764 Article of footwear with color change portion and method of changing color  
An article with a color change portion and a method of changing color is disclosed. The article includes at least one color change portion capable of changing colors. The color change portion can...
8650766 Target system, set of target systems and device for optically aligning an axle  
A target system for optical chassis alignment includes a target and a target mounting element having a target receiving element to which the target is attached. The target mounting element is...
8650767 Coordinates measuring head unit and coordinates measuring machine  
A coordinates measuring head unit is provided, which is compact, inexpensive, and capable of performing high-precision measurements at high speeds, and facilitates, for example, measurements...
8646186 Multi-angle levels and plumbing methods  
Multi-angle levels and plumbing methods are described. In one aspect, a multi-angle level has a body made up of a base section and a rotating section rotatably secured to the base section. A...
8646187 Ammunition measurement tool  
Ammunition measurement tools include a frame having a reference surface adapted to contact a first caliper jaw of a pair of calipers, a gauge element attached to the frame and movable, the gauge...
8646188 Golf club measurement device  
A portable golf club face measurement device, which accurately and quickly measures data regarding, for example, the orientation of the golf club face relative to the shaft and the orientation of...
8641222 Haircutting shears with illuminated level  
The haircutting shears with illuminated level are adapted to aid a hairstylist in performing precise haircutting procedures. The shears are provided with a spirit level encased in an illuminated...
8640366 Military award attachment method and device  
A method for attaching a military award to a uniform comprises connecting a suspension member attached to the military award to the uniform beneath a collar flap of the uniform, so that the...
8640352 Superior measuring system accurate interior measurments of large or very small enclosures  
A superior measuring system comprises three sidewinders and a cobra measure which allows the users to take inside measurement with the assistance for one else. Sidewinders are use to measure...
8640353 Ride height gauge for RC cars  
A ride height gauge includes a chassis engaging member biased relative to a base member via springs. Lowering an RC car chassis onto the chassis engaging member causes the chassis engaging member...