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8651788 Variable-length, adjustable spacer  
The present invention relates to an adjustable spacer. The spacer includes an elongate member. The spacer includes a sleeve extendable around the elongate member. The elongate member is moveable...
8621909 Tool wear compensation devices and related machines and methods  
The invention relates to disc-shaped compensation shims for compensating for the shortening of a tool die or a tool stamp due to regrinding. The shim includes a coding indicating a thickness of...
8579572 Load-relief washer assembly for threaded fasteners  
A load relief washer assembly for threaded fasteners comprises a lower washer piece, an upper washer piece, a plurality of complementary stepped features which further comprise the mating surfaces...
8517655 Locking wedge system  
A locking wedge system for use with a load-carrying stud having a locknut (or work piece) mounted on the stud in locking relation with another work piece employs a laterally displaceable laterally...
8474766 Height adjustment mechanism and assembly method for electronic device using the same  
A height adjustment mechanism includes a fixing member, an adjustment member rotatably engaging with the fixing member, and a standard member having a standard surface. The adjustment member...
8434986 Washer  
A washer includes a wedge-shaped main body, a wedge-shaped adjusting portion moveably positioned on the main body and a flexible connecting portion interconnecting the main body and the adjusting...
8337132 Adjustment element  
The present invention provides an adjustment element 1 with which a component can be fastened and can be positioned in space. The adjustment element has the following features: a banjo bolt 10...
8328491 Fasteners and spacer rings therefor  
An axially expanding spacer (10) has respective first and second spacer rings (11,12) with complementary helical ramped faces (16,17) and abutment faces (18,19). By relative rotation of the spacer...
8202033 Cowl cross member mounting unit  
The present invention features, in preferred aspects, a cowl cross member mounting unit that includes an adjustment bolt for suitably absorbing a tolerance occurring when a vehicle body panel and...
8181409 Rotatable wedge spacer having a curved body  
An improved rotatable wedge spacer to be removably positioned in a gap between opposing upper and lower surfaces (e.g., tiles) that are being bonded (e.g., by means of mortar) one above or...
7828501 Mounting mechanism  
A mounting mechanism is provided for securing an article to a wall. The mounting mechanism can include an insertion member, a base member, and a tab member. The insertion member has at least one...
7168902 Wedge cam lock washer for threaded fasteners  
A locking device for a threaded fastener comprises a pair of washers each having a plurality of wedge cam sets that include a base-cam and a raised tooth-cam. When the washers are mated together...
6966735 Screw mechanism  
In a screw locking assembly a pair of washers having inclined surfaces are interposed between a screw member on a tightening side and a member to be tightened, with the inclined surfaces being...
6837660 Fixing device on a mounting plate  
A fastening device on a support panel, having at least one structural element, is to be designed in such a way that under predefined tightening of the fastening device on the support panel no...
6779957 Bolt, method of fastening members with the use of the bolt, and method of releasing fastening  
The invention relates to a bolt for integrally fastening a first member and a second member, which are spaced away to each other, the bolt comprising a cylindrical-shaped collar bolt provided on a...
6776566 Assembly for automatically compensating variations in the spacing between two structural members  
An assembly for automatically compensating variations of the spacing between first and second structural members due to manufacturing and/or mounting tolerances. The assembly comprises a bolt, a...
6669422 Device for assembling two parts having a positioning set  
A device for assembling two components (1,2) includes a lateral positioning set (3). The device includes a fixing screw (10), in particular threaded on the right, and capable of moving freely in a...
6585447 Device for connecting structural components  
A device for connecting two structural components, includes a base part disposed at one structural component, a spacer having a threaded portion in threaded engagement with the base part, the...
6533516 Interlocking shim  
An interlocking shim system having interlocking grooves and teeth. The interlocking shim does not require extraneous tools for the process of installation. The system also includes magnets for...
6309158 Adjustable length captive panel fastener  
A captive panel fastener has a telescopically adjustable two-part sleeve which provides a mechanism whereby the length of the fastener is selectively adjustable.
6273659 Locking mechanism for a rotary working member  
An operating ring (7) is externally fitted, with the ability to rotate, to the main body of the locking nut in between a locking flange (3) and a flange of the locking nut (5); ball bearings (11)...
6203260 Toggle bolt assembly with bolt centering spacer  
A toggle bolt assembly for use with an opening in an associated wall, the toggle bolt assembly comprising a bolt of a specified diameter including a threaded diameter, a shank, and a head. The...
6176666 Spacing sleeve  
A spacing sleeve (10) for use when mounting an object (20) at a certain distance in front of a wall (19) by means of a screw (18) extending through the spacing sleeve comprises a tubular body...
6168161 Rotary valve shaft seal  
A shaft seal having spacers positioned between the packing follower and the body of a valve. The spacers are flat, hard members of a certain thickness which allow maximum tightening of the packing...
6149364 Collet and fastener using same  
A fastening device is provided with a radially contractible and expandable wedge-shaped collet (5) having a V-shaped section and a tapered outer circumference (5c), and supported on the opposite...
6131346 Clamping fitting to attach glass panes  
A clamping fitting to attach glass panes whereby the clamp screw's screw head and screw shank are conceived as individual components, so that the screw head is vertically displaceable in four...
6062791 Screw unit with transversely adjustable support sleeve  
The screw unit for the adjustable and lockable spanning of distances between structural components, brackets, and for adjusting assemblies, etc., consists of a threaded pin, which has adjusting...
6021532 Sink mounting lock  
A device for securing a sink bowl in a counter top wherein a base unit has an annular inclined planar upper surface with a central stud extending therefrom. The stud engages a channel fixed to the...
5967724 Fastener assembly  
A locking fastener in which coacting ramp surfaces are provided on a nut and washer assembly to generate wedging forces in response to backing off movement of the nut which urge the nut into...
5921737 Spacer for an electrical mounting bracket  
A spacer for filling the gap between an electrical mounting bracket and an electrical mounting plate of an electrical junction box and thereby enabling the bracket to be securely screwed onto the...
5918707 Method and apparatus for correcting brake rotor runout  
A tape correction plate and method of using the correction plate to correct for lateral runout of a disc brake rotor is described. The tapered correction plate is installed between the hub and...
5873678 Tension adjustment mechanism employing stepped or serrated ramps for adjusting tension of a tendon from a floating marine platform  
Vertical movement of a floating marine platform is reduced by tendons extending from the platform to anchors on the seabed. A final tension adjustment to equalize the load on all of the tendons is...
5791847 Washer and method for using the washer  
A plate-like washer of generally annular shape and a method of using the washer for pre-tensioning. The washer is adapted to be placed between a fastening element, used to attach two pieces to...
5697592 Assembly for mounting to a recessed stud  
An assembly is disclosed for mounting articles such as soap dishes, towel hangers, handles, and the like, to a recessed stud that lies behind a non-structural wall, such as the side wall of a...
5682678 Mechanical repair for a honeycomb panel  
A method of reinforcing a sandwich panel having opposed first and second skins spaced apart by a core having a thickness "F" in a manner to preserve the spacing between the skins, including the...
5639075 Adjustable locking resilient motorcycle engine mount  
A locking, adjustable, resilient mount for mounting a motorcycle engine on a motorcycle frame includes a shaft rigidly connected with the motorcycle frame via a pair of spaced mounting plates, at...
5634757 Fastening device for a tool or workpiece  
The fastening of two parts (1 and 3) to one another, e.g. of a tool or workpiece, on a holder provides that the two parts (1 and 3) to be fastened together have adjoining fitting areas (4 and 5)...
5590991 Locking device  
A locking device (10) is for locking a first member (12) to a second member (14). The first and second members are mounted on a pivot pin (16) of the locking device. A lever (26) has two cams (25)...
5518267 Safety device for a mechanical igniter of a gas generator  
A mechanical igniter for a gas generator has a weight, a latch lever and a firing pin, which are provided in a casing as movable elements to fire a percussion cap attached to the gas generator in...
5503360 Adjustable positioning device  
This disclosure relates to a device which enables adjustments and positioning in three dimensions for racks and other bulk stowage structures. A friction surface provides a sliding adjustment for...
5492388 Structure for steering member  
A structure for a vehicle includes left and right side members such as left and right front pillars, and a cross member, such as a steering member, which extends laterally between the side...
5482348 Vehicle hood support post member  
A two-piece hood support bumper of such construction that it can be set at an infinitely determinable height by the weight and/or position of the hood itself during the process of installing the...
5340258 Variable-length distancing unit  
A variable-length distancing unit has a tubular male component with external threads in mesh with the internal threads of a sleeve-like female component. Each component has a head which can be...
5314280 Settable height adjusting fastener  
A fastener for securing two workpieces together in a desired spatial relation, at an axial distance within a predetermined spacing range comprising a screw, an insert, and a heat curable member....
5288191 Device for the clamping attachment of spaced structural parts  
A device for the clamping attachment of spaced structural parts by a connecting screw and a distance plate arranged in the space between them, which plate is provided with ascent support surfaces...
5240361 Limited force cartridge for temporary fasteners  
A force limiting cartridge comprises a housing and end cap which screw together to contain a slidable piston biased by a coil spring. The cartridge surrounds a conventional pull-up clamp. The...
5192142 Pump impeller release collar assembly  
An improved collar assembly adapted for easing the disassembly of stacked members on a shaft subjected to compressive loading is disclosed. The collar assembly includes a pair of collar members...
5108243 Plastic foldable spacer to be used in conjunction with electrical boxes  
A spacing apparatus to be used in conjunction with electrical wiring boxes, comprising an elongated thin foldable strip approximatelly 1" in width and 6" in length which further comprises a...
5098117 Apparatus for adjusting camber and toe  
A shim device adjusts camber and/or toe of a wheel assembly that is attached to an axle assembly by a plurality of spaced apart bolts. The shim device includes a relatively flat tapered plate that...
5096350 Cage nut  
A cage nut for minimizing problems of paint welding comprises a body having a threaded bore, and means for encaging that body, and a separating member located between the body and the necaging...

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