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8522447 Locating systems  
A system for slidably attaching a laser device to a tape measure ruler to use in lieu of a plumb bob to assist locating points on remote surfaces. The device is easily portable and connectable to...
8522794 Method and system for imparting strand effect to hair  
A method of imparting hair strand effects may include identifying each of a plurality of hair strands to which to apply a hair strand effect product independently and individually, the plurality...
8522448 Measuring wheel  
A measuring wheel includes a handle set, a first rod, a second rod, a wheel seat and a wheel. The first rod is mounted on the handle set and has a first seat mounted on the first rod. The first...
8522445 Marking gauge for electronic measurement and display  
One example includes an apparatus to mark a distance from an edge of a work-piece that includes a shaft extending along a longitudinal axis and including a graduations disposed aligned along the...
8516708 Rolling ruler  
A rolling ruler comprises a blade member configured to facilitate taking a measurement. The blade member is coupled to a handle that is configured to be gripped by a user, wherein the handle acts...
8516709 Apparatus for testing the accuracy of machine tools and measuring devices  
An apparatus for testing the accuracy of machine tools and measuring devices has a support and at least one reference element formed as a sleeve, wherein the reference element is glued on top of...
8516713 Illuminated tape measure  
A tape measure includes a housing having an opening and a measuring tape retractably carried within the housing and extendable via the opening. A locking mechanism is provided for maintaining the...
8516712 Measurement device  
A three-dimensional measuring machine (measurement device) which supplies a probe having a measurement head able to make contact with a measured object and a contact detection sensor which detects...
8518051 Robotic total/partial knee arthroplastics  
A system and method for knee arthroplasty procedures, using a novel leg rotation fixture to enable the leg mechanical axis, the tibia and the femur to be mutually disposed such that the load...
8517960 Devices and methods for cervix measurement  
A device for measuring a length of a cervix includes an elongate measurement member, a hollow member, a flange, a handle, and a locking mechanism. The elongate measurement member extends along a...
8516710 Manually programmable motorized machine for measuring coordinates  
Multidimensional coordinate measuring machine having a programming mode in which the measuring head can be displaced manually by an operator and a measuring mode in which a control unit is...
8516711 Device for marking or processing a surface, tool, and articulated arm  
The invention relates to a device for marking or processing a surface at a predeterminable position, comprising: a marking or processing tool that is operable by hand; a manually operable...
8510965 Integral magnetic compass for establishing deviations in real time  
The invention relates to an integral magnetic compass for obtaining deviations in real time, formed by a transparent sphere or cylinder (2), incorporating therein, in a hydrocarbon liquid (3), a...
8512261 Perineal elasticity meter  
A Perineal elasticity meter having a circular central stem marked with millimeter markings and a sleeve portion surrounding the circular stem. Hinges connect the sleeve to expanders that extend...
8511041 Assembly for the temporary attachment of a vertical masonry guide to the inner leaf of a cavity wall  
Assembly for temporarily attaching a vertical masonry guide to an inner leaf of a cavity wall during laying of the bricks of an outer leaf of a cavity wall, comprising an inner leaf attaching part...
8510964 Electronic level and leveling rod for electronic level  
A leveling rod for electronic level for easily expanding a measurable range for long/short distance measurements without inaccuracy even when mixed and used with a conventional level, has a first...
8511635 Holding device for fastening a laser instrument  
A holding device for fastening a laser instrument, in particular to a magnetic construction, a pipe, a wall rail or ceiling rail, and/or a wall, is disclosed. The holding device includes a basic...
8512349 Apparatus for measuring depth of a bone opening and related method  
Apparatus for measuring bone depth for determining the length of fastener to be employed in medical treatment of the bone includes an elongated inner bone probe having a bone-engaging portion and...
8510966 Method and apparatus for hysteresis reduction in displacement of sensors  
A method and apparatus are provided for improving the performance of displacement sensors, including inclinometers, accelerometers and linear position transducers, by reducing hysteresis.
8510963 Contour tracing tool  
A tool for tracing a curve from a first plane (such as a wall) onto a second plane perpendicular to the first plane (such as a floor tile) is disclosed. The tool includes a base member having...
8510962 Angle sensor  
Disclosed is an angle sensor configured to compensate eccentricity of a main gear rotated by a rotating shaft, thus inhibiting abrasion of a gear and reduction in tooth strength and thereby...
8510967 Bed for a coordinate measuring machine  
A bed for a measuring machine constituted by a frame provided with a pair of mutually parallel beams bearing guides for the mobile unit of the machine, and a workpiece table housed between the...
8515207 Annotations in panoramic images, and applications thereof  
A technique for efficient processing of annotations in images such as panoramic images is herein disclosed. In an embodiment, a first user annotation is received for a feature in a first panorama,...
8505392 Mobile platform with six degrees of freedom  
A mobile platform with six degrees of freedom includes a static base plate, six branched chain, a dynamic moving plate and twelve fixing assembly. Each of the static base plate and the dynamic...
8506078 Method for determining at least one geometric postural parameter when fitting a corrective spectacle frame on the face of a wearer in the anatomical posture thereof  
A method includes: a) defining position-identification elements for identifying the position of a first frame of reference associated with a wearer's head in a second frame of reference associated...
8505685 Roof scaffolding system  
A roof scaffolding system includes a curved roof hook attached to a linear, metal membrane strip unit having connector rivets and nail holes. The metal strip includes double slot keyholes and...
8505211 Measuring device for determining a thread length of a fastener  
A measuring device is adapted for determining a safety thread length LS of a fastener required for fastening a wheel onto a wheel hub unit. The measuring device includes an elongated measuring...
8505265 Power line tower alignment method  
An alignment jig uses steel alignment cross members and chords to align multiple load bearing member footing legs simultaneously with great accuracy, thereby greatly speeding construction footing...
8505210 Absolute encoder setup indication  
This invention relates to a method of operating an absolute encoder apparatus comprising a scale having features defining absolute position information in at least one measuring dimension, and a...
8505208 Spectacle edging assist device and spectacle lens suitability determining method  
This invention discloses a spectacle edging assist device including a flexible layout chart, chart holding portion, and spectacle frame holding portion. An index used to determine the suitability...
8505209 Skin and wound assessment tool  
A diagnostic tool including a first arm and a second arm, a top surface of the first arm comprising a graphical ranking guide comprising a plurality of images that graphically illustrate at least...
8505399 Electric actuator  
An object of the present invention is to provide an electric actuator having a structure capable of reducing an external force or impact acting on a screw shaft when a piston rod is at a stretched...
8499464 Angle sensor arrangement  
Method for detecting an angle of rotation of an angle sensor arrangement including at least one first element and one second element, which are designed and arranged such that they can be rotated...
8504316 Form measuring instrument, and calibration method and calibration program therefor  
Provided is method of calibrating Y-axis direction position of contact tip of form measuring instrument including: table rotatable about Z-axis; contact tip capable of contacting workpiece; and...
8499469 Edge finder  
An edge finder includes a housing having a power source included therein. The edge finder includes a probe extending outward from a bottom portion of the housing, the probe including a tip portion...
8499466 Ruler for tool  
A ruler tool is provided comprising a main guide frame 2 having guide portions 2a and 2b, a first guide frame 3 having a guide portion 3a to guide a tool in cooperation with the guide portion, a...
8499470 Template for cutting quilting fabrics  
The invention relates in part to templates used to aid in cutting, marking, or otherwise guiding a tool along two edges that intersect in an inside corner. The edges are extended past the point of...
8499467 Clay cutting and beveling tool  
A clay cutting and beveling tool (100, 300) includes a guide ruler (115) including a guiding edge (410) and a cutting guide (120) in sliding engagement with the guiding edge. The cutting guide...
8499468 Lens shape measurement device  
A relationship between a rim shape and a position of a mounting hole is obtained based on a detection signal from the second position detector (40) by controlling a measuring element shifter (6)...
8499465 Optical putter system  
A system and method for calibration of golf shots is provided. Specifically, a tool for providing a reference target superimposed over a magnified image of the cup for calibration purposes is...
8495821 Sheet stack thickness estimating device  
The present invention relates to a sheet stack thickness estimating device including a driving device, a first connecting rod, a second connecting rod, a pressing part and a sensor. The driving...
8495820 Angle-measuring device  
An angle-measuring device including a first component group and a second component group, the component groups being disposed in a manner allowing rotation relative to each other by a bearing. The...
8490524 Systems and methods for adjusting bearing endplay  
An apparatus for use in adjusting an endplay of a bearing of a wheel hub assembly includes an outer circumferential surface configured to be received within an annular space around the nut...
8490290 Vehicle service system optical target assembly calibration  
A machine vision vehicle wheel alignment system for acquiring measurements associated with a vehicle. The system includes at least one imaging sensor having a field of view and at least one...
8490611 Distance compensation sight device for aiming an archery bow  
A sight device for aiming an archery bow includes a body, and a fluid conduit assembly coupled to the body and containing a liquid, the level of the liquid in at least a portion of the fluid...
8493372 Image display apparatus and electronic apparatus  
An image display apparatus includes: a circuit board integrally formed with a driving element for driving a display element and a light receiving sensor for receiving light; a light change...
8494799 Dynamic compass calibration in a portable device  
The magnitude of a sensed, raw magnetic field in a portable device is monitored over a given time interval. The monitored magnitude is compared with predetermined criteria. Based on the...
8491421 Handheld device and method for estimating the effective distance of a golf shot on sloped terrain  
A handheld device for golfers is disclosed which determines the slope from a golf ball's location on the golf course to the cup or pin on a green. The device includes: a housing; a sight mounted...
8487578 Position sensing device and method for implementing failsafe control on position sensing system including the same  
A movement detection unit detects a movement of a detected object and outputs a voltage signal to an electronic control unit. A buffer unit implements buffer amplification on the outputted voltage...
8484858 Wall contact caliper instruments for use in a drill string  
A drill string caliper includes a mandrel configured to be coupled within a drill string. At least one laterally extensible arm is coupled to an exterior of the mandrel. A biasing device is...