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8598509 Optical encoder  
An optical encoder comprising a set of light sources configured to emit light rays in a serial manner, an encoded scale configured to reflect at least a portion of the emitted light rays, and a...
8596257 Electronically adjusted bowsight  
A sight and range finder for a projectile launching device are disclosed. The range finder calculates a range between a target and a projectile launching device, and transmits a signal indicative...
8595946 Two dimension layout and point transfer system  
A two-dimension layout system identifies points and their coordinates, and transfers identified points on a solid surface to other surfaces in a vertical direction. Two leveling laser light...
8600115 Borehole image reconstruction using inversion and tool spatial sensitivity functions  
A method for reconstructing a borehole image includes determining a spatial sensitivity function for a borehole imaging tool and using the imaging tool to obtain a borehole image of a subterranean...
8590168 Pediatric weight estimate device and method  
The present invention is directed towards a device, method of using a device, and a method of making a device for predicting weight and/or the appropriate dose of a medication and/or degree of...
8590170 Razor blade tape measure multi-tool  
A multi-tool assembly with retractable tape measure, with pivotably mounted, straight edge blade arm, fully sheathed razor blade knife, carpenter's square, protractor and a set of 3 screwdrivers...
8590852 Apparatus for supporting a wheel of a vehicle  
A first apparatus for supporting a wheel of a vehicle includes a support structure and a support movably mounted on the support structure. At least one locating member and clamping mechanism are...
8590169 Military ribbon template  
The military ribbon template is a tool for the mounting of military awards on corresponding military award ribbons. The military ribbon template includes a plate having a plurality of horizontal...
8590167 Vehicle guidance system and method  
In one embodiment, a method for aligning a vehicle includes providing an optical instrument, mounted in the vehicle, the optical instrument providing an image viewable from the vehicle's standard...
8590171 Tape measure apparatus with a rotating and sliding catch  
An improved tape measure apparatus which includes a catch that is both slidable and rotatable relative to the rule blade in a plane which is perpendicular to the longitudinal axis of the rule...
8584373 Tape rule blade with variable thickness coating  
A tape rule assembly includes a housing; a reel rotatably mounted in the housing; an elongated blade wound on the reel and extendable through an opening in the housing, the blade having a distal...
8584371 Paper size detecting mechanism and image forming apparatus provided therewith  
A detecting member 35 has three substantially rectangular plate-shaped detecting plates 51a, 51b, and 51c formed integrally therewith which are arranged to face an arc-shaped portion 33a of a...
8584372 Tool and equipment adjusting and aligning measuring gauge  
A measuring gauge includes an indicator having a measuring shaft for engaging with a point. A main bar includes at least one pair of a first passage and a second passage intersecting with the...
8584370 Absolute value transducer with discontinuity in coded absolute position  
An absolute value transducer (1) for determining an absolute position (P) of a body (6), with a measured material element (5), as well as a process for determining the absolute position (P) of two...
8584369 Assembly for an angular position measuring device  
An assembly for an angular position measuring device includes a shaft having a measuring standard for measuring a rotational movement about an axis. The shaft has a shoulder as an integral...
8589116 Object sensor  
A method for determining an object angle, especially for a driver assistance system in a motor vehicle, includes the steps of determining directional angles of the object with respect to two...
8578621 Drill presses having laser alignment systems and methods therefor  
A laser alignment system for a drill press includes first and second adjustable laser assemblies mountable on the drill press. Each adjustable laser assembly includes a base firmly affixed to the...
8578622 Alignment device  
The invention relates to an alignment device for the aligned and detachable fixing of at least one functional component (10), in particular in the form of a tool holder, to a further functional...
8578616 Relative angle sensing device and electric power steering apparatus  
A relative angle sensing device includes: a sensor contained in a housing provided with a communication hole and outputting an electric signal corresponding to a relative rotation angle between...
8578619 Shape measuring apparatus and shape measuring method  
A contact type prove achieves a high-precision measurement of a shape of even a steeply-inclined surface in the vicinity of vertical by controlling a contact force stably. In a shape measuring...
8578620 Measurement device for measuring alignment of screen printed images  
A measurement apparatus for measuring alignment of screen printed images has a body with a top surface and a bottom surface and an opening extending between the top surface and the bottom surface,...
8578617 Eyeglass frame shape measurement apparatus  
An apparatus for measuring a shape of an eyeglass frame, includes: a tracing stylus to detect a position of the rim in a moving radius direction and in a vertical, a tracing stylus shaft for the...
8578618 Three-dimensional measuring instrument  
According to the present invention, a three-dimensional measuring instrument includes a spindle that moves an object to be controlled in a predetermined axis direction; and a controlling device...
8579045 Rock drilling device and drill rig incorporating a device for measuring the location of the drilling machine  
A rock drilling device comprising a feed beam (4), which has a drill end (41) from which the drill point protrudes at drilling and a rear end(42) opposite the drill end; a rock drilling machine...
8579731 Computing device for custom golf club fitting  
In an example embodiment, a method is provided using a computing device that has a sensor for custom golf club fitting. Here, a hand dimension is detected using the sensor of the computing device....
8572857 Apparatus for measuring objects  
An apparatus for measuring objects includes a base plate for supporting an object to be measured and includes a probe. The probe is movable relative to the object by means of an actuator to sample...
8572861 Pivotal measuring wheel  
A pivotal measuring wheel includes a handle set, a handle rod, a pivotal rod, a wheel seat, a wheel and a cable. The handle rod has a hollow handle seat and an arc-contoured first pivotal body....
8572859 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...
8577636 Azimuth calculation program and electronic compass  
An azimuth calculation program is a computer-executable program that performs an azimuth calculation using output of a magnetic sensor. The azimuth calculation program includes a first step of...
RE44582 Magnetic data processing device  
In a magnetic data processing device, an input part sequentially inputs magnetic data outputted from a two-dimensional or three-dimensional magnetic sensor. The magnetic data is two-dimensional or...
8575922 Multi-turn angle sensor  
A multi-turn angle sensor includes rotors 60, 62, 64, each of which rotates in a different manner with respect to an input shaft 19, and a common stator portion 66. The rotors and pole teeth...
8572855 Rotary position transducer assembly which compensates for radial play  
A rotary position transducer assembly for a rotary connection on a work machine, between a first rotary element and a second rotary element, includes a rotary position transducer and a roll-off...
8572856 Adjustable grade finder  
Disclosed is an adjustable grade finder that can be used to measure one or both of a relative distance delta between two points or an absolute distance delta between two points with no or minimal...
8572858 Portable coordinate measurement machine having a removable external sensor  
A portable articulated arm coordinate measurement machine is provided. The coordinate measurement machine includes a manually positionable articulated arm having opposed first and second ends. The...
8572860 Double-ended depth gage  
An instrument for measuring a depth of a hole in bone can comprise an instrument body having a cannulated sleeve that extends between a first end and a second end. A first reference portion can be...
8567079 Construction layout tool with line guide  
A layout tool is provided with markings (508) and an anchor post (502) for anchoring a layout line, such as a chalk line, in relation to a piece of construction material. The tool (500) includes a...
8567083 Junction box locator  
A locating device to find all hidden utility outlets such as electrical boxes after a wall covering such as gypsum board has been placed there over. The apparatus in one embodiment includes a...
8567084 Profile measuring instrument  
A coordinate measuring machine includes a probe having a measurement unit, a movement mechanism for moving the probe and a host computer for controlling the movement mechanism. The host computer...
8567076 Geodetic target for a geodetic instrument  
A geodetic target for use in geodesy includes a support, a measuring target supported by the support, an identifier supported by the support, and a controller. The identifier includes at least one...
8567081 Apparatus and method for imaging feet  
An apparatus and method for determining contours of a patient's foot. The apparatus includes an alignment section that orientates the foot relative to an optical imaging section. The alignment...
8567082 Slew bearing system  
A method of monitoring wear of a slew bearing system includes steps of assembling a slew bearing system having a first bearing ring and a second bearing ring concentrically positioned relative to...
8567078 Rotary construction laser  
A laser instrument is disclosed. The laser instrument having a laser unit, a drive device for tilting the laser unit, and a damper device between the drive device and the laser unit.
8567077 Laser tracker system and technique for antenna boresight alignment  
A system and processes for aligning an antenna boresight from a position which is internal to a structure on which the antenna is mounted is described. The system includes a laser tracking system...
8567047 Device for installing wiring, electrical box, ad receptacle or switch simultaneously  
A machine for installing electrical box, wiring, and receptacles or switch simultaneously and a process that allows electricians to perform all 3 tasks at one time without the need to return to...
8571758 Continuous correction for steering wheel angle offset  
A system and method of continuously updating a steering wheel angle offset value to adapt to changing road conditions. A vehicle control system receives a plurality of vehicle parameter values...
8567080 Method of measuring and identifying foot arch type  
The invention provides a method of measuring and identifying foot arch type according to footprint data. The method includes: obtaining a static standing footprint having a foot contour including...
8567085 Tape measure with sealable cleaning aperture  
A tape measure assembly with a cleaning aperture is disclosed herein and comprises a central spool upon which a measuring tape containing linear markings is coiled and stored. A protective housing...
8561312 Receptacle having integrally formed protrusions for marking  
The present disclosure is directed to a construction device having a receptacle configured to provide an indication of a geometric shape of the receptacle on a panel of sheetrock. The receptacle...
8561306 Kit for an electric motor having a rotary encoder  
The present invention relates to a kit for an electric motor having a rotary encoder for determining the position of the motor shaft of the electric motor. A kit is proposed by which simple and...
8561313 Apparatus for measuring film bubbles  
An apparatus for measuring film bubbles (10), includes a guide track (22) that extends in a circumferential direction of the film bubble with a constant spacing relative to the latter, the guide...