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The present invention relates to a device for reducing the aerodynamic drag of a cavity in a flow, said device comprising a blade disposed upstream from the cavity so that it overlaps at least one edge of the cavity and the corresponding wall of the corresponding vehicle, and so that it is in the vicinity of said wall....
An appliance for domestic use, comprising a steam generating boiler consisting of an electrically heated body provided with a cylindrical through chamber fed at one end with water and provided at its opposite end with a delivery nozzle, that end of said chamber distant from the nozzle being closed by a removable wall a...
A regulated power supply can be derived from a battery supply input and a regulator, but in order to conserve battery power, alternative power supplies can be provided each with a switch responsive to the regulator to connect that alternative power supply to the output when it rises to the level of the battery supply....
A fixing apparatus which prevents a generation of wrinkles in a print paper and rapidly recovers a temperature of a fixing belt. The fixing belt is engaged with a fixing roller and a heat roller generating heat. A pressing roller is pressed against the fixing roller via the fixing belt so that a fixing process area is ...
A tread pattern of a radial tire for motor-vehicles offering high performance comprises oblique longitudinal grooves, inclined to the circumferential direction of the tire by an angle included between 2° and 20°, the opposite ends of said grooves being axially offset relative to one another: all grooves may be inclin...
The present invention includes an electrophotographic photosensitive member having a surface layer containing a polyphenylene resin, and a process cartridge and an electrophotographic apparatus both having the electrophotographic photosensitive member....
A power window apparatus and a method for controlling the same is provided in which the whole travel region of a window is divided into a plurality of blocks, a reference value of a motor torque value, a tolerance value for tolerating a fluctuation in the motor torque value, and a determination value obtained by adding...
An upper core layer and a lower core layer are extended from a back region to a pole tip region so that the surfaces thereof are exposed from a medium-facing surface, and a back insulating layer made of a novolak resin and having an apex surface formed by post baking is formed in the back region on a gap layer provided...
The invention relates to a traveling device ( 12 ), which can be preferably mounted on a vehicle ( 10 ), provided for completely removing and reducing the size of trees ( 14 ), particularly fruit trees, which are growing in a row, including their roots. The device ( 12 ) comprises a cutting tool for reducing the size o...
The invention concerns monomode or multimode optical fibers provided with a lens with an end taper, obtained by selective photopolymerization of a formulation, and with improved performances through the use of novel parameters and technical processes enabling production of polymer tapers with optimized characteristic r...
The present invention provides a monolithic gate driver that includes fewer elements than in conventional configurations. A plurality of stages included in a shift register are divided into a plurality of stage circuit groups, where each stage circuit group includes the stage circuits of P adjacent stages (two stages, ...
A directional coupler according to the invention includes an opening in a wall surface of a waveguide, and a coupling line on an outer side of the waveguide. The opening is configured to not cross a tube axis of the waveguide in plan view, and to emit a circularly polarized wave. The coupling line includes first and se...
A preform for a turbine engine blade, comprising a main fiber preform obtained by three-dimensional weaving and comprising: a first longitudinal segment, suitable for forming a blade root; a second longitudinal segment, extending upwards from the first longitudinal segment and suitable for forming an airfoil portion; a...
[Object] A retroreflective sheeting that is provided with a set image having excellent anticounterfeit characteristic and information transmission characteristic is provided. [Solution] A micro glass sphere retroreflective sheeting 100 provided with set images having visual directions is the micro glass sphere ...
Disclosed is a method and system of using mentions/advertisements as a means to provide incentive or compensation for potential promoters to introduce end users to an offering entity, where mentions/advertisements for the benefit of the promoter are included in communications between the offering entity and end users. ...
Provided are a novel sliding bearing and a construction machine provided with same, the sliding bearing being capable of maintaining an excellent sliding performance over a long period of time and exhibiting an excellent strength. A sliding bearing ( 100 ) includes at least a brush ( 10 ) and a shaft part ( 20 ), the s...
A cable holder includes a holder body, and first and second arm sections that extend from the holder body, and extend in mutually approaching, intersecting directions so as to enclose a housing space for housing a cable. The first arm section has a first oblique section at a tip part thereof, and the second arm section...
A continuously variable valve lift apparatus may include a camshaft, a cam portion on which a cam is formed and into which the camshaft is inserted, a slider housing into which the cam portion is rotatably inserted and a position thereof is rotatable around a pivot shaft, a control portion configured to selectively pus...
A developer storage container includes a main body portion and a rotary cylindrical body. The main body portion has a cylindrical inner peripheral surface and a pair of main body side end surfaces. The rotary cylindrical body has a side surface having a cylindrical shape, a pair of rotary body end surfaces and a storag...
A liquid level meter includes a first resistive temperature detector; a first temperature measuring body a liquid level detection section a temperature detection section detecting the temperatures of the first resistive temperature detector and the first temperature measuring body; a current control section determining...
A fixing device includes a frame, a first fixing member, a second fixing member, a first conducting member, and a second conducting member. The second fixing member includes a belt configured to form a nip region. The first fixing member is positioned at a first side and the second fixing member is positioned at a seco...
An angle formed between a first beam light ray D1 and a second beam light ray D2 is θ12, an angle formed between the second beam light ray D2 and a third beam light ray D3 is θ23, and an angle formed between the third beam light ray D3 and a fourth beam light ray D4 is θ34, where the first, second, third, and fourth...
An operation unit of an image forming apparatus having a plurality of operation modes, allowing accurate and easy input by the user requesting switching of display to a screen image allowing selection of an operation mode, includes: a pilot lamp, a touch-panel display, and hardware keys including a power key, an energy...
A motor vehicle includes at least one wheel designed to turn in a well defined by a wheelhouse. The vehicle also includes a wheel deflector of an elongate overall shape extending from the wheelhouse towards the wheel with one end provided with a radius R corresponding substantially to an exterior radius of the wheel. T...
An electrical assist device is provided for a bicycle. The device includes an electric machine, a drive pinion, an attachment device, a source of electrical energy, and a controller. The attachment device fixes the electric machine to the bicycle near a tire of a wheel of the bicycle. The source of electrical energy po...
The present invention relates to a method of manufacturing a body made of composite material such as a shell of a helmet. Said body constitutes a multilayer structure where each layer is formed by superposed strata comprising portions of fabrics preimpregnated with thermoplastic resin in which at least some of said lay...
A spray ring, for wetting char and/or slag in a water bath with a wetting fluid. The spray ring comprises a loop conduit arranged in a loop-line. The loop conduit is at an inlet point provided with an inlet for feeding the wetting fluid into the loop conduit in an inlet flow direction. The loop-line has a plurality of ...
A circuit board is provided with a metal wiring layer 12 on at least one principal surface of a ceramic sintered body 11 , wherein the above-described metal wiring layer includes a first region 12 a which is in contact with the principal surface and which contains a glass component and a second region 12 b w...
A disclosed gas supplying apparatus includes a pressure controller that reduces a primary pressure thereby providing a secondary pressure greater than a process pressure at which a predetermined process is performed and less than the atmospheric pressure in a secondary pipe; a pressure sensor that measures a pressure i...
The invention relates to a piston (10) for an internal combustion device, comprising at least one cooling channel (18, 20), characterised by the fact that the cooling channel comprises at least two sections which, when seen from above, are located along the piston axis and/or on different levels in the radial direction...
The invention relates to a dishwasher (1) comprising a storage container (5) for washable items arranged in the treatment chamber (3) of a washing container (2). Carrying wheels (9) used for moving are fixed to the storage container (5). The two opposite carrying wheels of the storage container (5) are held against rot...
A method for manufacturing a liquid crystal panel is provided with a step for forming a gate electrode (41) of a TFT (40) and a lower layer (51) of a marking pad (50) simultaneously, a step for forming a gate insulating film (42) of the TFT (40) and a protective insulating film (52) simultaneously, the protective insul...
Provided is an endoscope bending part in which a first bending tube region (21a) and a second bending tube region (21b) which have mutually different bending characteristics are positioned from the distal end side of a bending part (21) to a base end side thereof. The slit width (w1) of each of a plurality of bend slit...