support (Total 378429 Patents Found)

A support system for positioning a sprinkler head relative to a support structure in a ceiling, floor, or wall includes a central hub adapted to receive the sprinkler head, a first leg attached to the central hub and having a first end configured to be attached to the support structure, a second leg attached to the cen...
A floating caliper disc brake for a motor vehicle according to this disclosure comprises an anchor plate, a pair of brake pads mounted on the anchor plate and a caliper slidably mounted on the anchor plate by means of a pair of bolts or pins. The brake is constructed such that removal of one of the blots or pins enable...
An end support system is applied to each end of a container for shipping nuclear fuel assemblies in an inner box within the container. The end support system includes a rectilinear metal end frame, a crosspiece with a reinforcing channel along an inside surface of the crosspiece and four arms projecting in a perpendicu...
A method and apparatus for supporting a pure client. In an embodiment of the invention, a client process is executing on a local host machine, whereas server software for supporting the client is physically stored on a remote host machine. The remote host machine also includes an active server process. The remote serve...
Conductor track structures arranged on a nonconductive support material, especially fine conductor track structures, composed of a heavy-metal base and a metallization layer applied to the base, and a method for producing the conductor track structures. The heavy-metal base contains heavy metal nuclei which are formed ...
Apparatus for uniformly macroscopically expanding and, if desired, aperturing a plastic web. This is preferably accomplished by supporting the plastic web on a moving three-dimensional forming structure which is supported in a fluid pressure differential zone by a stationary support member. By providing a relationship ...
A vehicle towing arrangement for towing a vehicle with one end of the towed vehicle being secured to the towing vehicle or extension thereof and the other end of the towed vehicle supported by an independent support component which component has at least one wheel. The support component can be secured to the towed vehi...
An indicating lamp unit or the like is mounted on a wall of a motor vehicle body through mounting pins carried by the lighting unit and carrying retaining means which fit in holes formed in the body wall. Each mounting hole in the body wall is of banjo shape, having a first part through which the retaining means can fr...
A high temperature, solid electrolyte electrochemical cell is made, having an electrode and a solid electrolyte disposed on a porous, sintered support material containing thermally stabilized zirconia powder particles and from about 3 wt. % to about 45 wt. % of thermally stable oxide fibers....
A heart and lung support assembly for extracorporeal support of a heart and one or both associated lungs, using the lungs of the donor as oxygenators. The heart and lung support assembly is controlled by an automated feedback control system to monitor and control various attributes of the heart, lungs, and blood, such ...
Incompressible ceramic heat exchange blocks which may be catalyst coated having gas flow channels therethrough or other incompressible heat exchange surface are supported in a metal framework to form a removable basket for a rotary regenerative air heater. Between selected rows of the incompressible heat exchange mater...
A floor section assembly having a post anchor built into one of the floor panels for use with portable sectionalized flooring suitable for a volleyball court or the like is disclosed. The post anchor includes a base assembly attached to the undersurface of one of the panels and is coupled to a plurality of adjacent pan...
A filter useful for separating contaminants from fluids includes a fused single crystal acicular ceramic support having a discriminating layer thereon, such as a sintered, porous alpha-alumina membrane, on at least part of the support. The support is preferably composed of a non-stoichiometric acicular mullite of about...
Disclosed in this invention is a knowledge acquisition tool for facilitating a construction of a knowledge base in an expert system, including: a case preprocessing part 21 for checking whether or not data constituting individual cases on which a knowledge base is based satisfy a predetermined evaluation criterion and ...
A frame support apparatus and coupling device for use with an ambulatory system and method of fabrication thereof. In one embodiment an ambulatory system having a frame support is provided. The ambulatory system includes a first side frame having a front portion and a rear portion, a second side frame having a front po...
A heater for conventional shaving cream containers is described which includes a dome- or ring-shaped heating element. The ring-shaped heating element can be either a donut-shaped heater that fits around the outer surface at the upper region of the shaving cream container, or it can be a dome or inverted dome-shaped he...
A concrete floor is constructed at least partially about a supporting hollow core tower. The hollow core tower, which preferably includes a rectangular section, closely conforms to the border of the floor at the elevational outside section where the floor is fastened. The floor at its edge, immediate the tower sides, i...
A device for adjustably supporting a print screen during application of emulsion includes an upright stand assembly which is adapted to permit vertical adjustment of the position of a print screen mounted on a screen frame support rack on the device. A screen frame support rack is rotatably connected to the stand assem...
A photographic support having an undercoating layer on a resin coated base sheet, said undercoating layer comprising (a) a hydrophilic colloid, and (b) a special amphoteric surface active agent, or (a) a hydrophilic colloid, (b') a p-hydroxybenzoic acid ester and/or a special amphoteric surface active agent and (c)...
A sender of a message can transmit a message to an unspecified user merely by specifying a condition of space without specifying a recipient of the message, using an information processing terminal transmitting a message not with a user address to specify a user but with an area address (a condition of space) to specif...
A printing support system that supports using a recording agent to print includes: a recording agent information memory unit that memorizes recording agent information of the characteristics of a plurality of the recording agents; a characteristics input unit that inputs the characteristics of the recording agent; an a...
An upright vacuum cleaner that includes a suction assembly, a cleaner body, a supporting member, and mounting parts. The cleaner body has a dust collecting unit which is in communication with the suction assembly. The supporting member is formed as a single frame with a lower end hinged to the suction assembly. The cle...
A magnet roller includes a cylindrical roller body including a side surface in which a groove is formed, a magnet body which is disposed in the groove, and a magnetic metal member which is attached to a surface of the magnet body, which is remote from an opening of the groove....