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PLURAL DIVERSE MANUFACTURING APPARATUS INCLUDING MEANS FOR METAL SHAPING OR ASSEMBLING

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
029000000 Type of machine 14
029350500 With turret mechanism 12
029566000 Including composite tool 8
029560500 Including machining means 6
029033000 Casting and working 6
029563000 With means to feed work intermittently from one tool station to another 6
029564000 Separate tool stations for selective or successive operation on work 5
20090126181Continuous cable processing apparatus - A continuous cable processing apparatus for producing cable sections with processed ends comprises a cable transport apparatus having at least one transporter for moving and holding the cable in the axial direction and, transversely thereto, a processing station. According to a special variant, two transporters are arranged in the longitudinal cable direction on both sides of the processing station and, after the cable has been cut through, each hold one of the cable end regions produced on cutting, so that the end regions are movable in the longitudinal cable direction. At least one of these end processing stations is arranged transversely with respect to the longitudinal cable direction, adjacent to the processing station and at least one transporter is movable transversely with respect to the longitudinal cable direction so that a cable end region can be fed to the end processing station.05-21-2009
20100088882METHOD OF MANUFACTURING A BENT PRODUCT AND AN APPARATUS AND A CONTINUOUS LINE FOR MANUFACTURING THE SAME - A method and apparatus for three-dimensionally bending a metal material are provided. A product intermittently having a bent portion which curves three-dimensionally and a quenched portion is manufactured by a bending method which performs bending downstream of a support means while feeding a metal material which is supported by the support means from an upstream side towards a downstream side. A portion of the metal material is heated by a heating means for the metal material downstream of the support means, a bending moment is imparted to the portion of the metal material which was heated by the heating means to carry out bending by three-dimensionally changing the position of a movable roller die which is disposed downstream of the heating means and has a plurality of rolls which feed the metal material which was heated by the heating means in the axial direction, and the metal material is quenched by spraying a cooling medium at the portion of the metal material which was heated by the heating means by a cooling means disposed between the heating means and the movable roller die. Errors in a product due to bending are suppressed by supporting a portion of the metal material which has exited from the movable roller die.04-15-2010
20080282530Laminar article for electrical use and a method and machine for producing said article - The laminar article for electrical use comprises a plurality of superposed first metal laminations fixed together. Each of the first laminations is provided with at least one fastener projecting from a first surface thereof and defining a recess in its opposite side. Each fastener of one lamination is arranged to fit into a recess of an adjacent lamination. The article presents second laminations interposed between at least two adjacent first laminations fixed together. The second laminations are provided with through apertures which are traversed by the fasteners which fix the adjacent first laminations together. The method consists of die-cutting a plurality of laminations from a metal sheet, rotating the die-cut laminations and superposing them, to then fix them together in predetermined manner. The laminations can be die-cut with a reference axis thereof rotated through a predetermined angle about a reference axis of the sheet metal, to limit the rotations to be imposed on the laminations during their mutual fixing.11-20-2008
20100205800MACHINE TOOL - A machine tool has, on a machine bed, two stands which can be moved in the horizontal x- and z-direction, on which y-slides carrying tool spindles can be vertically moved. Arranged on one of the stands directly above a bridge projecting over its upper side is at least one tool magazine, with which a tool changer is associated for each stand. The drives for the y-slides are attached below the upper side of the stands to the stands.08-19-2010
20110232076LAMINATED CORE PUNCHING APPARATUS - A laminated core punching apparatus, configured such that a stator-punching press machine that has a molding die performing a partial punching gradually approaches the shape of the stator core piece. There is a punching die to punching out the stator core piece from a strip-form steel plate, and two stator lamination stations. A rotor-punching press machine and a stator-punching press machine are constructed to operate synchronously. An intermediate loop portion capable of causing a strip-form steel plate to hang down in a loop is provided in order to adjust a length of the strip-form steel plate between the two press machines, and a loop guide portion that guides a loop locus of the strip-form steel plate from above so that the strip-form steel plate does not invert is disposed above the intermediate loop portion to be capable of ascending and descending.09-29-2011
029561000 With means to feed work during tool contact 4
20130160280TAG FEEDER - Disclosed is a method and a tag feeder for feeding tags in a feeding direction to a dispensing position within a clipping machine. The tag feeder is provided with a feeding mechanism with at least one pusher means for transporting a chain of tags. The pusher means is reversible movable parallel to the feeding direction between a first and second position wherein, in the first position, the pusher means is in a minimum displacement to the dispensing position, and wherein, in the second position, the pusher means are in a maximum displacement to the dispensing position. The feeding mechanism comprises at least one cutting tool for cutting-off the foremost tag of the chain of tags, viewed in the feeding direction, in the first position and at least one clamping device for clamping the chain of tags when the foremost tag is arranged in the first position.06-27-2013
20120096702AUTOMATED CONSTRUCTION SYSTEM - An automated construction system is described. Embodiments of the automated construction system comprise an inner work station having at least one working level, and an outer work station having at least one working level, with industrial robots disposed on the outer or inner work station. The outer work station typically surrounds the inner work station, with a shaft disposed between the two work stations. A lift or hoist is provided for raising and lowering a work piece in the shaft. Embodiments of the present invention further comprise a carousel adapted to forming work piece sections from metal plate.04-26-2012
20080271304Machine Tool - In order to improve a machine tool comprising a machine frame with a machine bed, machining units mounted on the machine bed, of which at least one is a work spindle for a workpiece to be machined and at least one is a tool carrier, displacement units, by which the at least one work spindle and the at least one tool carrier can be moved relative to one another within a working space for machining the workpiece, and a handling device, by which workpieces can be inserted into and removed from the work spindle, in such a way that the time during which the tools are in the working space can be optimized, and consequently the times for machining each of the workpieces can also be optimized, it is proposed that a wall defining the working space being provided with an opening, by the handling device being disposed on a side of the opening that is remote from the working space and by it being possible to use the handling device to insert workpieces into the work spindle and/or remove them from it through the opening.11-06-2008
20120066891METAL SHELL CUTTING AND ASSEMBLING MACHINE - Provided is a metal shell cutting and assembling machine for cutting a material tape with metal shells and assembling the metal shell with a plastic body of a connector. The metal shell cutting and assembling machine includes a frame, a material-feeding mechanism, a pre-press mechanism, a metal shell-cutting mechanism, a plastic body-inserting mechanism, a metal shell-inserting mechanism and a controller. The material-feeding mechanism is used for transferring the material tape. The pre-press mechanism can pre-press the metal shell of the material tape for being cut by the metal shell-cutting mechanism. The metal shell-inserting mechanism can push the metal shell held between the pre-press mechanism and the metal shell-cutting mechanism onto the plastic body-inserting mechanism, and the plastic body-inserting mechanism pushes the plastic body for assembling with the metal shell. Whereby the metal shell cutting and assembling machine can enhance the manufacture efficiency and reduce the labor cost.03-22-2012
029033000 Assembly 3
20100115749FLEXIBLE ASSEMBLY FOR PERFORMING WORK ON LARGE SURFACES - The invention relates to a flexible assembly for performing work on large surfaces. The invention comprises a mobile assembly which supports a working head and which is equipped with movement systems (05-13-2010
20120233831PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - Provided is a photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus capable of effectively performing an annealing treatment on a flexible substrate in a small space, minimizing an increase in the area of the apparatus in an installation space and the processing time, ensuring high productivity, and improving the electric characteristics of a photoelectric conversion element. The photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus forms the photoelectric conversion element and a transparent conductive film on a flexible substrate (09-20-2012
20120233830System for Producing Dental Moldings - A system for producing dental moldings from blanks, having a machine tool for machining a blank, and a workpiece holder for securing the blank during machining. The machine tool has in this case a mount for the workpiece holder, and the workpiece holder has a shank region that can be inserted reversibly into the mount and in the inserted state can be secured in position in the mount. Furthermore, the system has a lever element, wherein the system is configured so that the lever element can be clamped between the mount on one side and the shank region on the other side to secure the shank region in position in the mount. With such clamping of the lever element, a particularly high clamping force can be produced, by way of which the shank region of the workpiece holder can be secured in position in the mount.09-20-2012
20110277291APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING HYDRO DYNAMIC BEARING DEVICE - An apparatus for manufacturing a hydro dynamic bearing device is provided for the finishing treatment of lubricating oil after lubricating the hydro dynamic bearing device, specifically for properly and effectively wiping off the lubricating oil adhering to the outside of the housing and adjusting the oil-level height of the lubricating oil filled in the housing.11-17-2011
20110197412PHOTOVOLTAIC LEAD MANUFACTURE - An improved lead foil operation procedure for photovoltaic module manufacture is disclosed. The procedure includes lift, cut, and fold lead foil.08-18-2011
20090165274BALL BEARING MANUFACTURING FACILITY AND SUPER FINISH MACHINING APPARATUS - A detection unit of a matching apparatus 07-02-2009
20100212134SPRING PRODUCT MANUFACTURING LINE - The invention provides a spring product manufacturing line comprising: a manufacturing area 08-26-2010
20100319176SMART SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE COSMETIC REPAIR - The present invention is directed to system for repairing a cosmetic defect of a vehicle. The system comprises a portable computing device and at least one storage compartment. A plurality of articles can be stored in the compartment. Location and amount of content of the articles can be tracked and displayed on the portable computing device. The portable computing device can further contain a database for storing repair data.12-23-2010
20100037444RECONFIGURABLE FLEXIBLE RAIL APPARATUS AND METHOD - A method and apparatus for performing operations on a work piece comprises a flexible rail system and a multi-axis carriage. The flexible rail system may be capable of being attached to a work surface. The multi-axis carriage may be coupled to the flexible rail system. The multi-axis carriage may be capable of moving along the flexible rail system and may be capable of moving a tool in axes relative to the work surface. The tool may be single use or multi use and may be removably coupled to the frame and or carriage02-18-2010
20090293251Complete machining center and method - A complete machining center has a horizontal machine bed (12-03-2009
20120011691Button-Fixing Member - The invention is to provide a button-fixing member including a hollow post, in which the post has a better fabric-piercing property and therefore is less likely to cause a defective piercing, a poor collapse of the post or a poor fixing of a button. The button-fixing member according to the invention includes a base and a post. The post is hollow and includes a triangular pyramid-shaped or quadrangular pyramid-shaped post top and a cylindrical post barrel which extends between the post top and the base. The post top has three or four pyramid-element faces and three or four ridge portions between the pyramid-element faces. The post barrel has slits or grooves which are elongated in the axial direction at the positions circumferentially corresponding to the ridge portions.01-19-2012
20100050405DEVICE FOR PRECISION MACHINING OR MICROMACHINING WORKPIECES - The disclosure relates to a device for precision machining or micromachining workpieces, with a feed mechanism for transporting at least one workpiece, with a storage device, which includes a magazine for storing at least one workpiece, and with a tool for machining at least one workpiece, wherein the at least one workpiece can be led out of the magazine of the storage device to the feed mechanism, wherein the feed mechanism can be moved such that a workpiece held on the feed mechanism can be transported to the tool, wherein the magazine of the storage device can be moved along a magazine motion path, whose course is aligned at least in part with a workpiece motion path, which is traversed by a workpiece held on the feed mechanism during the transport from the magazine of the storage device to the tool.03-04-2010
20110119883MACHINE FOR CONNECTING METAL PROFILES WITH PLASTIC STRIPS - A machine for connecting elongate metal profiles with plastic strips includes an elongate support table for supporting a pair of the profiles to be connected and a horizontal elongate support beam extending along one side of this table. A support carriage is mounted for movement lengthwise along the beam. There is a drive system for moving the support carriage horizontally on the beam. The machine includes top and bottom tool heads each mounted on the carriage for vertical movement thereon. The top tool head is arranged above the table and the bottom tool head below the table. Further drive systems are able to move the tool heads vertically on the carriage. Strip pullers are provided on the carriage to engage and hold end sections of two plastic strips so that they can be pulled between the two profiles. Clamping rollers are mounted on the tool heads for engaging longitudinal connecting flanges extending along the profiles in order to connect the plastic strips.05-26-2011
20120297598PLANT AND PROCEDURE FOR THE AUTOMATED PRODUCTION OF TRUSS STRUCTURES - Plant for the automated manufacture of truss structures and the process, which includes a zone for positioning the tubes (A) according to the required geometry, a manufacturing zone made up of a zone for joining the heads of the tubes (11-29-2012
20120079695Conventional Table for Testing Lights Along Conveyor Path - A testing table that allows testing lights along its length. The testing table can be used to convey lights along the direction, and to test the lights at different locations along the direction along the conveying. The lights can be cleaned and tested. Empty tubs can be returned.04-05-2012
20130167346X-RAY PROCESSING DEVICE AND X-RAY PROCESSING METHOD - The X-ray processing device comprises a work table on which a processing object is placed, X-ray processors irradiating the processing object placed in a given processing zone on the work table with an X-ray for processing, a pressing member, and X-ray shielding sheets. The pressing member presses and collapses any remaining raised edges at the sides of the processing object. The X-ray shielding sheets are provided on the side of the pressing member that is closest to the processing zone and shield the X-ray from the X-ray processors.07-04-2013
20130174396INSTALLATION FOR MANUFACTURING FIBRE STRINGERS FOR AEROSPACE STRUCTURES - The present invention relates to an installation for manufacturing fibre stringers for aerospace structures formed by at least one swivel-mounted cylindrical carousel, peripherally incorporating a distribution of male configured tools and in relation to said carousel a bed capable of lateral movement, incorporating a distribution of female configured tools, a fibre strip applicator head for making fibre laminates on the male configured tools also being arranged in relation to the carousel, which allows making omega-shaped or T-shaped stringers by means of the interaction of each male configured tool of the carousel with a respective female configured tool of the bed.07-11-2013
20120102700CUTTING AND CLAMPING DEVICE - A cutting and clamping device includes an electrical control box. A base board is mounted atop the electrical control box and includes slide rails and a slide block. A supply mechanism is mounted to the base board for supplying an un-processed part strip. A conveyance mechanism is mounted to the slide block and has one end adjacent to the supply mechanism. A forwarding mechanism is mounted on the conveyance mechanism and includes a sharp tip, which is releasably insertable into positioning holes defined in the part strip. A cutting mechanism is mounted to the slide block and is connected to an opposite end of the conveyance mechanism. The cutting mechanism includes a cutting blade assembly and defines a cutting zone into which the cutting blade assembly is extendable. A clamping and retaining mechanism includes a first clamp assembly, a second clamp assembly, and a retaining assembly.05-03-2012
20080209704Lower Electrode Dressing Tool for Projection Welding - A lower electrode dressing tool for a projection welding machine is disclosed. The present invention includes a rotary dresser that refurbishes a projection welding lower electrode. The dresser utilizes the lower electrode's locating pin that stabilizes the dresser as its rotating cutting elements reshape and resurface the lower electrode. This allows for smoother and more accurate performance of the dresser.09-04-2008
20120124796SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING COMPOSITE BEAMS AND FLOOR STRUCTURES OF BUILDINGS BY MEANS OF BENT SECTIONS MADE OF STEEL AND ANOTHER MATERIAL ATTACHED BY MEANS OF CONNECTORS FORMED IN THE SECTION MADE OF STEEL - The present invention relates to a system for producing composite beams and floor structures of buildings by means of bent sections made of steel and another material attached by means of connectors formed in the section made of steel, made up of sections (05-24-2012
20100154186Positioning, handling and assembling system for manufacture of aeronautical parts - The system has special application in the manufacture of aircraft wing covers (06-24-2010
20080244887Plates and prototype workpieces produced with a device for performing a fast prototyping process - A plate for producing a prototype part using a rapid prototyping process is made of metal, plastic or a metallo-plastic composite material, including thermofusible, thermoplastic and thermosettable materials, and is machined with the machining tool of a prototyping machine which further includes a plate mold integrated in the prototyping machine. The mold is adapted to receive a material matching the shape of the mold, and to subject the plate to a heating/cooling cycle using a heating/cooling device integrated in the mold body, and additionally includes a vat, a base plate, a heating circuit and a fluid circulation circuit.10-09-2008
20120144638DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A HOT-ROLLED THERMAL STRIP, ESPECIALLY MADE OF STRIP-TYPE CONTINUOUS CASTING MATERIAL - An installation for producing hot-rolled steel strip, including a continuous casting machine, a shear, a soaking furnace, a descaler, possibly a roughing train, a finishing train including a multi-stand rolling mill or Steckel mill, a roller table with a cooling zone, and a coiling reel for the hot strip. The casting line and the pass line are arranged parallel or approximately parallel to each other so that the casting direction and the rolling direction are oriented opposite each other and are connected with each other by a reheating furnace. The reheating furnace is a rocker-bar hearth furnace or a walking-beam furnace. The distance between the casting line and the pass line is designed so that a sufficient residence and buffering time for the thin slabs in the reheating furnace is guaranteed. The reheating furnace is designed to hold from three to twelve slabs.06-14-2012
20100000062Method and installation for producing steel products with optimum surface quality - A method for producing steel products (01-07-2010
20120131780MOULDING AND FITTING-TOGETHER SYSTEM - A system for moulding and fitting together a first part and a second part. Two guide rails are parallel to a first direction and, for each guide rail, a carriage moves in translation on the guide rail. For each carriage, a cam carrier moves in translation parallel to the first direction and has a cam, the two ends of which are distant in a fitting-together direction. An assembly bar carries a series of first cavities, each end of which is mounted in one of the two cams. A series of second cavities are provided. An activation device moves the cam carriers and, for each carriage, a locking device locks the carriage alternatively with the cam carrier and the guide rail.05-31-2012
20120291248PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR A COMBINED CASTING AND ROLLING INSTALLATION - An apparatus for producing hot-rolled products in a combined casting-rolling installation when there is a planned or unplanned interruption to production. This can bridge an interruption in production downstream of the cutting-up and delivering device (11-22-2012
20110119882SYSTEM AND METHOD OF FORMING A PROTECTIVE COVERING FOR A WIRE HARNESS - A motion-powered liquid sprayer that can increase the number of rotations of the pump relative to each rotation of the wheel or axle is provided. The sprayer can include a gearing assembly that employs gears to increase the number of pump revolutions as a function of the wheel or axle rotation. The sprayer can also include a gear pump that employs an over-capacity or enhanced gullet together with blow-by spacing to control consistent liquid flow relative to variable motional velocities. Further, the sprayer can include a vertically adjustable nozzle as well as a free reverse rotation wheel hub.05-26-2011
20090307889Uncoiling Device - An uncoiling device having an uncoiler for uncoiling a strip is described. The uncoiler is arranged downstream from a thickness measuring device which measures the thickness of the unwound strip. Said thickness measuring device is arranged downstream from a straightening device which straightens the unwound strip. Said straightening device is arranged downstream from a machining device which further machines the straightened strip. The thickness of the trip is transmitted to a control device which controls the straightening machine and/or the machining device in accordance with the measured thickness of the strip.12-17-2009
20110000063PRODUCTION APPARATUS - A production apparatus of the present invention produces a component assembly to an object to be processed in which a jig for holding a subsidiary component is set to a main component by sequentially performing predetermined processes in a plurality of processing areas (A01-06-2011
20110030185PRODUCTION FACILITY - A production facility, which can produce a product efficiently while saving the space of the facility, is disclosed. The production facility comprises: a plurality of machine tools 02-10-2011
20120272493MANUFACTURING APPARATUS FOR HEAT EXCHANGER FINS - A feeding apparatus for feeding metal strips in a feeding direction includes a plurality of reciprocating members on which feed pins inserted inside through-holes of the metal strips are provided and a driving means that converts up-down movement of a press apparatus to reciprocal movement in the feeding direction to reciprocally move the reciprocating members. In a predetermined half cycle of an up-down movement of the press apparatus, the driving means moves first reciprocating members in the feeding direction in a state where the feed pins have been inserted into the through-holes and returns other reciprocating members in the opposite direction in a state where the feed pins have been lowered, and in the remaining half cycle, the driving means raises and lowers the feed pins of the reciprocating members.11-01-2012
20090235506Machine to produce expanded metal spirally lock-seamed tubing from solid coil stock - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-24-2009
20080222869MACHINE TO PRODUCE EXPANDED METAL SPIRALLY LOCK-SEAMED TUBING FROM SOLID COIL STOCK - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-18-2008
20080196230APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FORMING A TUBE WITH A TETRAGONAL CROSS-SECTION, HAVING A REINFORCED END - An apparatus for cold-forming a workpiece having a substantially round cross-section and an elongate body into a tube having a main portion with a substantially tetragonal cross-section and a reinforced end. The apparatus includes a die in which a received portion of the body of the workpiece is receivable and from which a preselected portion of the body extends, and a first punch adapted to bend the preselected portion radially outwardly to form a curled end. The apparatus also includes a second punch to form the curled end into a round reinforced end, and a die subassembly for forming the received portion of the body of the workpiece into the main portion of the tube having the substantially tetragonal cross-section and for forming the round reinforced end into the reinforced end of the tube.08-21-2008
20090241314TWISTED WIRE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING TWISTED WIRE - A twisted wire 10-01-2009
20100287753DEVICE FOR MOLDING BISTABLE MAGNETIC ALLOY WIRE - A device for molding a bistable magnetic alloy wire having a feed reel, a feed roller, a furnace, a positioning roller, a receiving roller, and a receiving reel; a winch for passing the alloy wire through is disposed between the positioning roller and the receiving roller; the winch rotates around its axis; at least three wheels are distributed along the axis of the winch; the alloy wire passes an upper tangent point and a lower tangent point of an outer circle of the wheel; and the upper tangent point and the lower tangent point are disposed on the top and the bottom of the axis of the winch, respectively.11-18-2010
029050000 Multiple-tool holder 3
20120117772Device for working, in particular stamping and joining, of a work piece, and a working tool - An apparatus for working has an upper tool. A lower tool co-operates with the upper tool. The lower tool is arranged on a turntable of the apparatus. The turntable is pivotable from a loading position, in which the turntable is remote from the upper tool, to a working position, in which the lower tool is aligned with the co-operating upper tool. By a pivoting movement of the turntable, the work piece, inserted into the apparatus when the turntable is in the loading position, as well as the lower tool, can be brought under the upper tool.05-17-2012
20120060336Multiple tool station block for Y-axis Machine - A multiple tool station block for a machine having a Y-axis, such as a CNC machine, is provided.03-15-2012
20110119881MULTI-TOOL TECHNOLOGY - A multi-tool having a plurality of tool-receipt openings adapted to receive respective tools. The multi-tool can be used on turret presses, single-station presses, other industrial presses, or other fabrication equipment.05-26-2011
029033000 Tube making 3
20100115749FLEXIBLE ASSEMBLY FOR PERFORMING WORK ON LARGE SURFACES - The invention relates to a flexible assembly for performing work on large surfaces. The invention comprises a mobile assembly which supports a working head and which is equipped with movement systems (05-13-2010
20120233831PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - Provided is a photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus capable of effectively performing an annealing treatment on a flexible substrate in a small space, minimizing an increase in the area of the apparatus in an installation space and the processing time, ensuring high productivity, and improving the electric characteristics of a photoelectric conversion element. The photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus forms the photoelectric conversion element and a transparent conductive film on a flexible substrate (09-20-2012
20120233830System for Producing Dental Moldings - A system for producing dental moldings from blanks, having a machine tool for machining a blank, and a workpiece holder for securing the blank during machining. The machine tool has in this case a mount for the workpiece holder, and the workpiece holder has a shank region that can be inserted reversibly into the mount and in the inserted state can be secured in position in the mount. Furthermore, the system has a lever element, wherein the system is configured so that the lever element can be clamped between the mount on one side and the shank region on the other side to secure the shank region in position in the mount. With such clamping of the lever element, a particularly high clamping force can be produced, by way of which the shank region of the workpiece holder can be secured in position in the mount.09-20-2012
20110277291APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING HYDRO DYNAMIC BEARING DEVICE - An apparatus for manufacturing a hydro dynamic bearing device is provided for the finishing treatment of lubricating oil after lubricating the hydro dynamic bearing device, specifically for properly and effectively wiping off the lubricating oil adhering to the outside of the housing and adjusting the oil-level height of the lubricating oil filled in the housing.11-17-2011
20110197412PHOTOVOLTAIC LEAD MANUFACTURE - An improved lead foil operation procedure for photovoltaic module manufacture is disclosed. The procedure includes lift, cut, and fold lead foil.08-18-2011
20090165274BALL BEARING MANUFACTURING FACILITY AND SUPER FINISH MACHINING APPARATUS - A detection unit of a matching apparatus 07-02-2009
20100212134SPRING PRODUCT MANUFACTURING LINE - The invention provides a spring product manufacturing line comprising: a manufacturing area 08-26-2010
20100319176SMART SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE COSMETIC REPAIR - The present invention is directed to system for repairing a cosmetic defect of a vehicle. The system comprises a portable computing device and at least one storage compartment. A plurality of articles can be stored in the compartment. Location and amount of content of the articles can be tracked and displayed on the portable computing device. The portable computing device can further contain a database for storing repair data.12-23-2010
20100037444RECONFIGURABLE FLEXIBLE RAIL APPARATUS AND METHOD - A method and apparatus for performing operations on a work piece comprises a flexible rail system and a multi-axis carriage. The flexible rail system may be capable of being attached to a work surface. The multi-axis carriage may be coupled to the flexible rail system. The multi-axis carriage may be capable of moving along the flexible rail system and may be capable of moving a tool in axes relative to the work surface. The tool may be single use or multi use and may be removably coupled to the frame and or carriage02-18-2010
20090293251Complete machining center and method - A complete machining center has a horizontal machine bed (12-03-2009
20120011691Button-Fixing Member - The invention is to provide a button-fixing member including a hollow post, in which the post has a better fabric-piercing property and therefore is less likely to cause a defective piercing, a poor collapse of the post or a poor fixing of a button. The button-fixing member according to the invention includes a base and a post. The post is hollow and includes a triangular pyramid-shaped or quadrangular pyramid-shaped post top and a cylindrical post barrel which extends between the post top and the base. The post top has three or four pyramid-element faces and three or four ridge portions between the pyramid-element faces. The post barrel has slits or grooves which are elongated in the axial direction at the positions circumferentially corresponding to the ridge portions.01-19-2012
20100050405DEVICE FOR PRECISION MACHINING OR MICROMACHINING WORKPIECES - The disclosure relates to a device for precision machining or micromachining workpieces, with a feed mechanism for transporting at least one workpiece, with a storage device, which includes a magazine for storing at least one workpiece, and with a tool for machining at least one workpiece, wherein the at least one workpiece can be led out of the magazine of the storage device to the feed mechanism, wherein the feed mechanism can be moved such that a workpiece held on the feed mechanism can be transported to the tool, wherein the magazine of the storage device can be moved along a magazine motion path, whose course is aligned at least in part with a workpiece motion path, which is traversed by a workpiece held on the feed mechanism during the transport from the magazine of the storage device to the tool.03-04-2010
20110119883MACHINE FOR CONNECTING METAL PROFILES WITH PLASTIC STRIPS - A machine for connecting elongate metal profiles with plastic strips includes an elongate support table for supporting a pair of the profiles to be connected and a horizontal elongate support beam extending along one side of this table. A support carriage is mounted for movement lengthwise along the beam. There is a drive system for moving the support carriage horizontally on the beam. The machine includes top and bottom tool heads each mounted on the carriage for vertical movement thereon. The top tool head is arranged above the table and the bottom tool head below the table. Further drive systems are able to move the tool heads vertically on the carriage. Strip pullers are provided on the carriage to engage and hold end sections of two plastic strips so that they can be pulled between the two profiles. Clamping rollers are mounted on the tool heads for engaging longitudinal connecting flanges extending along the profiles in order to connect the plastic strips.05-26-2011
20120297598PLANT AND PROCEDURE FOR THE AUTOMATED PRODUCTION OF TRUSS STRUCTURES - Plant for the automated manufacture of truss structures and the process, which includes a zone for positioning the tubes (A) according to the required geometry, a manufacturing zone made up of a zone for joining the heads of the tubes (11-29-2012
20120079695Conventional Table for Testing Lights Along Conveyor Path - A testing table that allows testing lights along its length. The testing table can be used to convey lights along the direction, and to test the lights at different locations along the direction along the conveying. The lights can be cleaned and tested. Empty tubs can be returned.04-05-2012
20130167346X-RAY PROCESSING DEVICE AND X-RAY PROCESSING METHOD - The X-ray processing device comprises a work table on which a processing object is placed, X-ray processors irradiating the processing object placed in a given processing zone on the work table with an X-ray for processing, a pressing member, and X-ray shielding sheets. The pressing member presses and collapses any remaining raised edges at the sides of the processing object. The X-ray shielding sheets are provided on the side of the pressing member that is closest to the processing zone and shield the X-ray from the X-ray processors.07-04-2013
20130174396INSTALLATION FOR MANUFACTURING FIBRE STRINGERS FOR AEROSPACE STRUCTURES - The present invention relates to an installation for manufacturing fibre stringers for aerospace structures formed by at least one swivel-mounted cylindrical carousel, peripherally incorporating a distribution of male configured tools and in relation to said carousel a bed capable of lateral movement, incorporating a distribution of female configured tools, a fibre strip applicator head for making fibre laminates on the male configured tools also being arranged in relation to the carousel, which allows making omega-shaped or T-shaped stringers by means of the interaction of each male configured tool of the carousel with a respective female configured tool of the bed.07-11-2013
20120102700CUTTING AND CLAMPING DEVICE - A cutting and clamping device includes an electrical control box. A base board is mounted atop the electrical control box and includes slide rails and a slide block. A supply mechanism is mounted to the base board for supplying an un-processed part strip. A conveyance mechanism is mounted to the slide block and has one end adjacent to the supply mechanism. A forwarding mechanism is mounted on the conveyance mechanism and includes a sharp tip, which is releasably insertable into positioning holes defined in the part strip. A cutting mechanism is mounted to the slide block and is connected to an opposite end of the conveyance mechanism. The cutting mechanism includes a cutting blade assembly and defines a cutting zone into which the cutting blade assembly is extendable. A clamping and retaining mechanism includes a first clamp assembly, a second clamp assembly, and a retaining assembly.05-03-2012
20080209704Lower Electrode Dressing Tool for Projection Welding - A lower electrode dressing tool for a projection welding machine is disclosed. The present invention includes a rotary dresser that refurbishes a projection welding lower electrode. The dresser utilizes the lower electrode's locating pin that stabilizes the dresser as its rotating cutting elements reshape and resurface the lower electrode. This allows for smoother and more accurate performance of the dresser.09-04-2008
20120124796SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING COMPOSITE BEAMS AND FLOOR STRUCTURES OF BUILDINGS BY MEANS OF BENT SECTIONS MADE OF STEEL AND ANOTHER MATERIAL ATTACHED BY MEANS OF CONNECTORS FORMED IN THE SECTION MADE OF STEEL - The present invention relates to a system for producing composite beams and floor structures of buildings by means of bent sections made of steel and another material attached by means of connectors formed in the section made of steel, made up of sections (05-24-2012
20100154186Positioning, handling and assembling system for manufacture of aeronautical parts - The system has special application in the manufacture of aircraft wing covers (06-24-2010
20080244887Plates and prototype workpieces produced with a device for performing a fast prototyping process - A plate for producing a prototype part using a rapid prototyping process is made of metal, plastic or a metallo-plastic composite material, including thermofusible, thermoplastic and thermosettable materials, and is machined with the machining tool of a prototyping machine which further includes a plate mold integrated in the prototyping machine. The mold is adapted to receive a material matching the shape of the mold, and to subject the plate to a heating/cooling cycle using a heating/cooling device integrated in the mold body, and additionally includes a vat, a base plate, a heating circuit and a fluid circulation circuit.10-09-2008
20120144638DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A HOT-ROLLED THERMAL STRIP, ESPECIALLY MADE OF STRIP-TYPE CONTINUOUS CASTING MATERIAL - An installation for producing hot-rolled steel strip, including a continuous casting machine, a shear, a soaking furnace, a descaler, possibly a roughing train, a finishing train including a multi-stand rolling mill or Steckel mill, a roller table with a cooling zone, and a coiling reel for the hot strip. The casting line and the pass line are arranged parallel or approximately parallel to each other so that the casting direction and the rolling direction are oriented opposite each other and are connected with each other by a reheating furnace. The reheating furnace is a rocker-bar hearth furnace or a walking-beam furnace. The distance between the casting line and the pass line is designed so that a sufficient residence and buffering time for the thin slabs in the reheating furnace is guaranteed. The reheating furnace is designed to hold from three to twelve slabs.06-14-2012
20100000062Method and installation for producing steel products with optimum surface quality - A method for producing steel products (01-07-2010
20120131780MOULDING AND FITTING-TOGETHER SYSTEM - A system for moulding and fitting together a first part and a second part. Two guide rails are parallel to a first direction and, for each guide rail, a carriage moves in translation on the guide rail. For each carriage, a cam carrier moves in translation parallel to the first direction and has a cam, the two ends of which are distant in a fitting-together direction. An assembly bar carries a series of first cavities, each end of which is mounted in one of the two cams. A series of second cavities are provided. An activation device moves the cam carriers and, for each carriage, a locking device locks the carriage alternatively with the cam carrier and the guide rail.05-31-2012
20120291248PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR A COMBINED CASTING AND ROLLING INSTALLATION - An apparatus for producing hot-rolled products in a combined casting-rolling installation when there is a planned or unplanned interruption to production. This can bridge an interruption in production downstream of the cutting-up and delivering device (11-22-2012
20110119882SYSTEM AND METHOD OF FORMING A PROTECTIVE COVERING FOR A WIRE HARNESS - A motion-powered liquid sprayer that can increase the number of rotations of the pump relative to each rotation of the wheel or axle is provided. The sprayer can include a gearing assembly that employs gears to increase the number of pump revolutions as a function of the wheel or axle rotation. The sprayer can also include a gear pump that employs an over-capacity or enhanced gullet together with blow-by spacing to control consistent liquid flow relative to variable motional velocities. Further, the sprayer can include a vertically adjustable nozzle as well as a free reverse rotation wheel hub.05-26-2011
20090307889Uncoiling Device - An uncoiling device having an uncoiler for uncoiling a strip is described. The uncoiler is arranged downstream from a thickness measuring device which measures the thickness of the unwound strip. Said thickness measuring device is arranged downstream from a straightening device which straightens the unwound strip. Said straightening device is arranged downstream from a machining device which further machines the straightened strip. The thickness of the trip is transmitted to a control device which controls the straightening machine and/or the machining device in accordance with the measured thickness of the strip.12-17-2009
20110000063PRODUCTION APPARATUS - A production apparatus of the present invention produces a component assembly to an object to be processed in which a jig for holding a subsidiary component is set to a main component by sequentially performing predetermined processes in a plurality of processing areas (A01-06-2011
20110030185PRODUCTION FACILITY - A production facility, which can produce a product efficiently while saving the space of the facility, is disclosed. The production facility comprises: a plurality of machine tools 02-10-2011
20120272493MANUFACTURING APPARATUS FOR HEAT EXCHANGER FINS - A feeding apparatus for feeding metal strips in a feeding direction includes a plurality of reciprocating members on which feed pins inserted inside through-holes of the metal strips are provided and a driving means that converts up-down movement of a press apparatus to reciprocal movement in the feeding direction to reciprocally move the reciprocating members. In a predetermined half cycle of an up-down movement of the press apparatus, the driving means moves first reciprocating members in the feeding direction in a state where the feed pins have been inserted into the through-holes and returns other reciprocating members in the opposite direction in a state where the feed pins have been lowered, and in the remaining half cycle, the driving means raises and lowers the feed pins of the reciprocating members.11-01-2012
20090235506Machine to produce expanded metal spirally lock-seamed tubing from solid coil stock - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-24-2009
20080222869MACHINE TO PRODUCE EXPANDED METAL SPIRALLY LOCK-SEAMED TUBING FROM SOLID COIL STOCK - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-18-2008
20080196230APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FORMING A TUBE WITH A TETRAGONAL CROSS-SECTION, HAVING A REINFORCED END - An apparatus for cold-forming a workpiece having a substantially round cross-section and an elongate body into a tube having a main portion with a substantially tetragonal cross-section and a reinforced end. The apparatus includes a die in which a received portion of the body of the workpiece is receivable and from which a preselected portion of the body extends, and a first punch adapted to bend the preselected portion radially outwardly to form a curled end. The apparatus also includes a second punch to form the curled end into a round reinforced end, and a die subassembly for forming the received portion of the body of the workpiece into the main portion of the tube having the substantially tetragonal cross-section and for forming the round reinforced end into the reinforced end of the tube.08-21-2008
20090241314TWISTED WIRE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING TWISTED WIRE - A twisted wire 10-01-2009
20100287753DEVICE FOR MOLDING BISTABLE MAGNETIC ALLOY WIRE - A device for molding a bistable magnetic alloy wire having a feed reel, a feed roller, a furnace, a positioning roller, a receiving roller, and a receiving reel; a winch for passing the alloy wire through is disposed between the positioning roller and the receiving roller; the winch rotates around its axis; at least three wheels are distributed along the axis of the winch; the alloy wire passes an upper tangent point and a lower tangent point of an outer circle of the wheel; and the upper tangent point and the lower tangent point are disposed on the top and the bottom of the axis of the winch, respectively.11-18-2010
029330500 Binding or covering and cutting 2
20080282522Portable Opitcal-Fiber Processing Equipment - A portable optical fiber processing apparatus is disclosed. The portable optical fiber processing apparatus of the present invention includes a base (11-20-2008
20120279031PRODUCTION LINE FOR HIGH TEMPERATURE ALLOY FURNACE PIPES AND PIPEROWS USED IN PETROCHEMICAL INDUSTRY - A production line for manufacturing high temperature alloy furnace pipes and piperows characterized in that it comprises of a casting department production line, a machining department production line and a welding department production line. In the casting production line, a pipeline section is casted via the process of centrifugal casting. In the machining process, the tectorium of internal bore of the pipeline section is removed via the process of boring hole and a groove is machined via a digitally controlled pipe machine. In the welding process, the pipeline sections are welded into a long pipe via the process of argon-arc welding, and flanges and pipe fittings are welded to make a furnace pipes, and further, long furnace pipes are welded into piperows. Finally, quality products of furnace pipes and piperows are ensured through a series of testing equipments and testing procedures.11-08-2012
029033000 Multiple station with conveyor 2
20100115749FLEXIBLE ASSEMBLY FOR PERFORMING WORK ON LARGE SURFACES - The invention relates to a flexible assembly for performing work on large surfaces. The invention comprises a mobile assembly which supports a working head and which is equipped with movement systems (05-13-2010
20120233831PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - Provided is a photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus capable of effectively performing an annealing treatment on a flexible substrate in a small space, minimizing an increase in the area of the apparatus in an installation space and the processing time, ensuring high productivity, and improving the electric characteristics of a photoelectric conversion element. The photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus forms the photoelectric conversion element and a transparent conductive film on a flexible substrate (09-20-2012
20120233830System for Producing Dental Moldings - A system for producing dental moldings from blanks, having a machine tool for machining a blank, and a workpiece holder for securing the blank during machining. The machine tool has in this case a mount for the workpiece holder, and the workpiece holder has a shank region that can be inserted reversibly into the mount and in the inserted state can be secured in position in the mount. Furthermore, the system has a lever element, wherein the system is configured so that the lever element can be clamped between the mount on one side and the shank region on the other side to secure the shank region in position in the mount. With such clamping of the lever element, a particularly high clamping force can be produced, by way of which the shank region of the workpiece holder can be secured in position in the mount.09-20-2012
20110277291APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING HYDRO DYNAMIC BEARING DEVICE - An apparatus for manufacturing a hydro dynamic bearing device is provided for the finishing treatment of lubricating oil after lubricating the hydro dynamic bearing device, specifically for properly and effectively wiping off the lubricating oil adhering to the outside of the housing and adjusting the oil-level height of the lubricating oil filled in the housing.11-17-2011
20110197412PHOTOVOLTAIC LEAD MANUFACTURE - An improved lead foil operation procedure for photovoltaic module manufacture is disclosed. The procedure includes lift, cut, and fold lead foil.08-18-2011
20090165274BALL BEARING MANUFACTURING FACILITY AND SUPER FINISH MACHINING APPARATUS - A detection unit of a matching apparatus 07-02-2009
20100212134SPRING PRODUCT MANUFACTURING LINE - The invention provides a spring product manufacturing line comprising: a manufacturing area 08-26-2010
20100319176SMART SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE COSMETIC REPAIR - The present invention is directed to system for repairing a cosmetic defect of a vehicle. The system comprises a portable computing device and at least one storage compartment. A plurality of articles can be stored in the compartment. Location and amount of content of the articles can be tracked and displayed on the portable computing device. The portable computing device can further contain a database for storing repair data.12-23-2010
20100037444RECONFIGURABLE FLEXIBLE RAIL APPARATUS AND METHOD - A method and apparatus for performing operations on a work piece comprises a flexible rail system and a multi-axis carriage. The flexible rail system may be capable of being attached to a work surface. The multi-axis carriage may be coupled to the flexible rail system. The multi-axis carriage may be capable of moving along the flexible rail system and may be capable of moving a tool in axes relative to the work surface. The tool may be single use or multi use and may be removably coupled to the frame and or carriage02-18-2010
20090293251Complete machining center and method - A complete machining center has a horizontal machine bed (12-03-2009
20120011691Button-Fixing Member - The invention is to provide a button-fixing member including a hollow post, in which the post has a better fabric-piercing property and therefore is less likely to cause a defective piercing, a poor collapse of the post or a poor fixing of a button. The button-fixing member according to the invention includes a base and a post. The post is hollow and includes a triangular pyramid-shaped or quadrangular pyramid-shaped post top and a cylindrical post barrel which extends between the post top and the base. The post top has three or four pyramid-element faces and three or four ridge portions between the pyramid-element faces. The post barrel has slits or grooves which are elongated in the axial direction at the positions circumferentially corresponding to the ridge portions.01-19-2012
20100050405DEVICE FOR PRECISION MACHINING OR MICROMACHINING WORKPIECES - The disclosure relates to a device for precision machining or micromachining workpieces, with a feed mechanism for transporting at least one workpiece, with a storage device, which includes a magazine for storing at least one workpiece, and with a tool for machining at least one workpiece, wherein the at least one workpiece can be led out of the magazine of the storage device to the feed mechanism, wherein the feed mechanism can be moved such that a workpiece held on the feed mechanism can be transported to the tool, wherein the magazine of the storage device can be moved along a magazine motion path, whose course is aligned at least in part with a workpiece motion path, which is traversed by a workpiece held on the feed mechanism during the transport from the magazine of the storage device to the tool.03-04-2010
20110119883MACHINE FOR CONNECTING METAL PROFILES WITH PLASTIC STRIPS - A machine for connecting elongate metal profiles with plastic strips includes an elongate support table for supporting a pair of the profiles to be connected and a horizontal elongate support beam extending along one side of this table. A support carriage is mounted for movement lengthwise along the beam. There is a drive system for moving the support carriage horizontally on the beam. The machine includes top and bottom tool heads each mounted on the carriage for vertical movement thereon. The top tool head is arranged above the table and the bottom tool head below the table. Further drive systems are able to move the tool heads vertically on the carriage. Strip pullers are provided on the carriage to engage and hold end sections of two plastic strips so that they can be pulled between the two profiles. Clamping rollers are mounted on the tool heads for engaging longitudinal connecting flanges extending along the profiles in order to connect the plastic strips.05-26-2011
20120297598PLANT AND PROCEDURE FOR THE AUTOMATED PRODUCTION OF TRUSS STRUCTURES - Plant for the automated manufacture of truss structures and the process, which includes a zone for positioning the tubes (A) according to the required geometry, a manufacturing zone made up of a zone for joining the heads of the tubes (11-29-2012
20120079695Conventional Table for Testing Lights Along Conveyor Path - A testing table that allows testing lights along its length. The testing table can be used to convey lights along the direction, and to test the lights at different locations along the direction along the conveying. The lights can be cleaned and tested. Empty tubs can be returned.04-05-2012
20130167346X-RAY PROCESSING DEVICE AND X-RAY PROCESSING METHOD - The X-ray processing device comprises a work table on which a processing object is placed, X-ray processors irradiating the processing object placed in a given processing zone on the work table with an X-ray for processing, a pressing member, and X-ray shielding sheets. The pressing member presses and collapses any remaining raised edges at the sides of the processing object. The X-ray shielding sheets are provided on the side of the pressing member that is closest to the processing zone and shield the X-ray from the X-ray processors.07-04-2013
20130174396INSTALLATION FOR MANUFACTURING FIBRE STRINGERS FOR AEROSPACE STRUCTURES - The present invention relates to an installation for manufacturing fibre stringers for aerospace structures formed by at least one swivel-mounted cylindrical carousel, peripherally incorporating a distribution of male configured tools and in relation to said carousel a bed capable of lateral movement, incorporating a distribution of female configured tools, a fibre strip applicator head for making fibre laminates on the male configured tools also being arranged in relation to the carousel, which allows making omega-shaped or T-shaped stringers by means of the interaction of each male configured tool of the carousel with a respective female configured tool of the bed.07-11-2013
20120102700CUTTING AND CLAMPING DEVICE - A cutting and clamping device includes an electrical control box. A base board is mounted atop the electrical control box and includes slide rails and a slide block. A supply mechanism is mounted to the base board for supplying an un-processed part strip. A conveyance mechanism is mounted to the slide block and has one end adjacent to the supply mechanism. A forwarding mechanism is mounted on the conveyance mechanism and includes a sharp tip, which is releasably insertable into positioning holes defined in the part strip. A cutting mechanism is mounted to the slide block and is connected to an opposite end of the conveyance mechanism. The cutting mechanism includes a cutting blade assembly and defines a cutting zone into which the cutting blade assembly is extendable. A clamping and retaining mechanism includes a first clamp assembly, a second clamp assembly, and a retaining assembly.05-03-2012
20080209704Lower Electrode Dressing Tool for Projection Welding - A lower electrode dressing tool for a projection welding machine is disclosed. The present invention includes a rotary dresser that refurbishes a projection welding lower electrode. The dresser utilizes the lower electrode's locating pin that stabilizes the dresser as its rotating cutting elements reshape and resurface the lower electrode. This allows for smoother and more accurate performance of the dresser.09-04-2008
20120124796SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING COMPOSITE BEAMS AND FLOOR STRUCTURES OF BUILDINGS BY MEANS OF BENT SECTIONS MADE OF STEEL AND ANOTHER MATERIAL ATTACHED BY MEANS OF CONNECTORS FORMED IN THE SECTION MADE OF STEEL - The present invention relates to a system for producing composite beams and floor structures of buildings by means of bent sections made of steel and another material attached by means of connectors formed in the section made of steel, made up of sections (05-24-2012
20100154186Positioning, handling and assembling system for manufacture of aeronautical parts - The system has special application in the manufacture of aircraft wing covers (06-24-2010
20080244887Plates and prototype workpieces produced with a device for performing a fast prototyping process - A plate for producing a prototype part using a rapid prototyping process is made of metal, plastic or a metallo-plastic composite material, including thermofusible, thermoplastic and thermosettable materials, and is machined with the machining tool of a prototyping machine which further includes a plate mold integrated in the prototyping machine. The mold is adapted to receive a material matching the shape of the mold, and to subject the plate to a heating/cooling cycle using a heating/cooling device integrated in the mold body, and additionally includes a vat, a base plate, a heating circuit and a fluid circulation circuit.10-09-2008
20120144638DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A HOT-ROLLED THERMAL STRIP, ESPECIALLY MADE OF STRIP-TYPE CONTINUOUS CASTING MATERIAL - An installation for producing hot-rolled steel strip, including a continuous casting machine, a shear, a soaking furnace, a descaler, possibly a roughing train, a finishing train including a multi-stand rolling mill or Steckel mill, a roller table with a cooling zone, and a coiling reel for the hot strip. The casting line and the pass line are arranged parallel or approximately parallel to each other so that the casting direction and the rolling direction are oriented opposite each other and are connected with each other by a reheating furnace. The reheating furnace is a rocker-bar hearth furnace or a walking-beam furnace. The distance between the casting line and the pass line is designed so that a sufficient residence and buffering time for the thin slabs in the reheating furnace is guaranteed. The reheating furnace is designed to hold from three to twelve slabs.06-14-2012
20100000062Method and installation for producing steel products with optimum surface quality - A method for producing steel products (01-07-2010
20120131780MOULDING AND FITTING-TOGETHER SYSTEM - A system for moulding and fitting together a first part and a second part. Two guide rails are parallel to a first direction and, for each guide rail, a carriage moves in translation on the guide rail. For each carriage, a cam carrier moves in translation parallel to the first direction and has a cam, the two ends of which are distant in a fitting-together direction. An assembly bar carries a series of first cavities, each end of which is mounted in one of the two cams. A series of second cavities are provided. An activation device moves the cam carriers and, for each carriage, a locking device locks the carriage alternatively with the cam carrier and the guide rail.05-31-2012
20120291248PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR A COMBINED CASTING AND ROLLING INSTALLATION - An apparatus for producing hot-rolled products in a combined casting-rolling installation when there is a planned or unplanned interruption to production. This can bridge an interruption in production downstream of the cutting-up and delivering device (11-22-2012
20110119882SYSTEM AND METHOD OF FORMING A PROTECTIVE COVERING FOR A WIRE HARNESS - A motion-powered liquid sprayer that can increase the number of rotations of the pump relative to each rotation of the wheel or axle is provided. The sprayer can include a gearing assembly that employs gears to increase the number of pump revolutions as a function of the wheel or axle rotation. The sprayer can also include a gear pump that employs an over-capacity or enhanced gullet together with blow-by spacing to control consistent liquid flow relative to variable motional velocities. Further, the sprayer can include a vertically adjustable nozzle as well as a free reverse rotation wheel hub.05-26-2011
20090307889Uncoiling Device - An uncoiling device having an uncoiler for uncoiling a strip is described. The uncoiler is arranged downstream from a thickness measuring device which measures the thickness of the unwound strip. Said thickness measuring device is arranged downstream from a straightening device which straightens the unwound strip. Said straightening device is arranged downstream from a machining device which further machines the straightened strip. The thickness of the trip is transmitted to a control device which controls the straightening machine and/or the machining device in accordance with the measured thickness of the strip.12-17-2009
20110000063PRODUCTION APPARATUS - A production apparatus of the present invention produces a component assembly to an object to be processed in which a jig for holding a subsidiary component is set to a main component by sequentially performing predetermined processes in a plurality of processing areas (A01-06-2011
20110030185PRODUCTION FACILITY - A production facility, which can produce a product efficiently while saving the space of the facility, is disclosed. The production facility comprises: a plurality of machine tools 02-10-2011
20120272493MANUFACTURING APPARATUS FOR HEAT EXCHANGER FINS - A feeding apparatus for feeding metal strips in a feeding direction includes a plurality of reciprocating members on which feed pins inserted inside through-holes of the metal strips are provided and a driving means that converts up-down movement of a press apparatus to reciprocal movement in the feeding direction to reciprocally move the reciprocating members. In a predetermined half cycle of an up-down movement of the press apparatus, the driving means moves first reciprocating members in the feeding direction in a state where the feed pins have been inserted into the through-holes and returns other reciprocating members in the opposite direction in a state where the feed pins have been lowered, and in the remaining half cycle, the driving means raises and lowers the feed pins of the reciprocating members.11-01-2012
20090235506Machine to produce expanded metal spirally lock-seamed tubing from solid coil stock - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-24-2009
20080222869MACHINE TO PRODUCE EXPANDED METAL SPIRALLY LOCK-SEAMED TUBING FROM SOLID COIL STOCK - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-18-2008
20080196230APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FORMING A TUBE WITH A TETRAGONAL CROSS-SECTION, HAVING A REINFORCED END - An apparatus for cold-forming a workpiece having a substantially round cross-section and an elongate body into a tube having a main portion with a substantially tetragonal cross-section and a reinforced end. The apparatus includes a die in which a received portion of the body of the workpiece is receivable and from which a preselected portion of the body extends, and a first punch adapted to bend the preselected portion radially outwardly to form a curled end. The apparatus also includes a second punch to form the curled end into a round reinforced end, and a die subassembly for forming the received portion of the body of the workpiece into the main portion of the tube having the substantially tetragonal cross-section and for forming the round reinforced end into the reinforced end of the tube.08-21-2008
20090241314TWISTED WIRE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING TWISTED WIRE - A twisted wire 10-01-2009
20100287753DEVICE FOR MOLDING BISTABLE MAGNETIC ALLOY WIRE - A device for molding a bistable magnetic alloy wire having a feed reel, a feed roller, a furnace, a positioning roller, a receiving roller, and a receiving reel; a winch for passing the alloy wire through is disposed between the positioning roller and the receiving roller; the winch rotates around its axis; at least three wheels are distributed along the axis of the winch; the alloy wire passes an upper tangent point and a lower tangent point of an outer circle of the wheel; and the upper tangent point and the lower tangent point are disposed on the top and the bottom of the axis of the winch, respectively.11-18-2010
029033000 Wire working 2
20100115749FLEXIBLE ASSEMBLY FOR PERFORMING WORK ON LARGE SURFACES - The invention relates to a flexible assembly for performing work on large surfaces. The invention comprises a mobile assembly which supports a working head and which is equipped with movement systems (05-13-2010
20120233831PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - Provided is a photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus capable of effectively performing an annealing treatment on a flexible substrate in a small space, minimizing an increase in the area of the apparatus in an installation space and the processing time, ensuring high productivity, and improving the electric characteristics of a photoelectric conversion element. The photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus forms the photoelectric conversion element and a transparent conductive film on a flexible substrate (09-20-2012
20120233830System for Producing Dental Moldings - A system for producing dental moldings from blanks, having a machine tool for machining a blank, and a workpiece holder for securing the blank during machining. The machine tool has in this case a mount for the workpiece holder, and the workpiece holder has a shank region that can be inserted reversibly into the mount and in the inserted state can be secured in position in the mount. Furthermore, the system has a lever element, wherein the system is configured so that the lever element can be clamped between the mount on one side and the shank region on the other side to secure the shank region in position in the mount. With such clamping of the lever element, a particularly high clamping force can be produced, by way of which the shank region of the workpiece holder can be secured in position in the mount.09-20-2012
20110277291APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING HYDRO DYNAMIC BEARING DEVICE - An apparatus for manufacturing a hydro dynamic bearing device is provided for the finishing treatment of lubricating oil after lubricating the hydro dynamic bearing device, specifically for properly and effectively wiping off the lubricating oil adhering to the outside of the housing and adjusting the oil-level height of the lubricating oil filled in the housing.11-17-2011
20110197412PHOTOVOLTAIC LEAD MANUFACTURE - An improved lead foil operation procedure for photovoltaic module manufacture is disclosed. The procedure includes lift, cut, and fold lead foil.08-18-2011
20090165274BALL BEARING MANUFACTURING FACILITY AND SUPER FINISH MACHINING APPARATUS - A detection unit of a matching apparatus 07-02-2009
20100212134SPRING PRODUCT MANUFACTURING LINE - The invention provides a spring product manufacturing line comprising: a manufacturing area 08-26-2010
20100319176SMART SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE COSMETIC REPAIR - The present invention is directed to system for repairing a cosmetic defect of a vehicle. The system comprises a portable computing device and at least one storage compartment. A plurality of articles can be stored in the compartment. Location and amount of content of the articles can be tracked and displayed on the portable computing device. The portable computing device can further contain a database for storing repair data.12-23-2010
20100037444RECONFIGURABLE FLEXIBLE RAIL APPARATUS AND METHOD - A method and apparatus for performing operations on a work piece comprises a flexible rail system and a multi-axis carriage. The flexible rail system may be capable of being attached to a work surface. The multi-axis carriage may be coupled to the flexible rail system. The multi-axis carriage may be capable of moving along the flexible rail system and may be capable of moving a tool in axes relative to the work surface. The tool may be single use or multi use and may be removably coupled to the frame and or carriage02-18-2010
20090293251Complete machining center and method - A complete machining center has a horizontal machine bed (12-03-2009
20120011691Button-Fixing Member - The invention is to provide a button-fixing member including a hollow post, in which the post has a better fabric-piercing property and therefore is less likely to cause a defective piercing, a poor collapse of the post or a poor fixing of a button. The button-fixing member according to the invention includes a base and a post. The post is hollow and includes a triangular pyramid-shaped or quadrangular pyramid-shaped post top and a cylindrical post barrel which extends between the post top and the base. The post top has three or four pyramid-element faces and three or four ridge portions between the pyramid-element faces. The post barrel has slits or grooves which are elongated in the axial direction at the positions circumferentially corresponding to the ridge portions.01-19-2012
20100050405DEVICE FOR PRECISION MACHINING OR MICROMACHINING WORKPIECES - The disclosure relates to a device for precision machining or micromachining workpieces, with a feed mechanism for transporting at least one workpiece, with a storage device, which includes a magazine for storing at least one workpiece, and with a tool for machining at least one workpiece, wherein the at least one workpiece can be led out of the magazine of the storage device to the feed mechanism, wherein the feed mechanism can be moved such that a workpiece held on the feed mechanism can be transported to the tool, wherein the magazine of the storage device can be moved along a magazine motion path, whose course is aligned at least in part with a workpiece motion path, which is traversed by a workpiece held on the feed mechanism during the transport from the magazine of the storage device to the tool.03-04-2010
20110119883MACHINE FOR CONNECTING METAL PROFILES WITH PLASTIC STRIPS - A machine for connecting elongate metal profiles with plastic strips includes an elongate support table for supporting a pair of the profiles to be connected and a horizontal elongate support beam extending along one side of this table. A support carriage is mounted for movement lengthwise along the beam. There is a drive system for moving the support carriage horizontally on the beam. The machine includes top and bottom tool heads each mounted on the carriage for vertical movement thereon. The top tool head is arranged above the table and the bottom tool head below the table. Further drive systems are able to move the tool heads vertically on the carriage. Strip pullers are provided on the carriage to engage and hold end sections of two plastic strips so that they can be pulled between the two profiles. Clamping rollers are mounted on the tool heads for engaging longitudinal connecting flanges extending along the profiles in order to connect the plastic strips.05-26-2011
20120297598PLANT AND PROCEDURE FOR THE AUTOMATED PRODUCTION OF TRUSS STRUCTURES - Plant for the automated manufacture of truss structures and the process, which includes a zone for positioning the tubes (A) according to the required geometry, a manufacturing zone made up of a zone for joining the heads of the tubes (11-29-2012
20120079695Conventional Table for Testing Lights Along Conveyor Path - A testing table that allows testing lights along its length. The testing table can be used to convey lights along the direction, and to test the lights at different locations along the direction along the conveying. The lights can be cleaned and tested. Empty tubs can be returned.04-05-2012
20130167346X-RAY PROCESSING DEVICE AND X-RAY PROCESSING METHOD - The X-ray processing device comprises a work table on which a processing object is placed, X-ray processors irradiating the processing object placed in a given processing zone on the work table with an X-ray for processing, a pressing member, and X-ray shielding sheets. The pressing member presses and collapses any remaining raised edges at the sides of the processing object. The X-ray shielding sheets are provided on the side of the pressing member that is closest to the processing zone and shield the X-ray from the X-ray processors.07-04-2013
20130174396INSTALLATION FOR MANUFACTURING FIBRE STRINGERS FOR AEROSPACE STRUCTURES - The present invention relates to an installation for manufacturing fibre stringers for aerospace structures formed by at least one swivel-mounted cylindrical carousel, peripherally incorporating a distribution of male configured tools and in relation to said carousel a bed capable of lateral movement, incorporating a distribution of female configured tools, a fibre strip applicator head for making fibre laminates on the male configured tools also being arranged in relation to the carousel, which allows making omega-shaped or T-shaped stringers by means of the interaction of each male configured tool of the carousel with a respective female configured tool of the bed.07-11-2013
20120102700CUTTING AND CLAMPING DEVICE - A cutting and clamping device includes an electrical control box. A base board is mounted atop the electrical control box and includes slide rails and a slide block. A supply mechanism is mounted to the base board for supplying an un-processed part strip. A conveyance mechanism is mounted to the slide block and has one end adjacent to the supply mechanism. A forwarding mechanism is mounted on the conveyance mechanism and includes a sharp tip, which is releasably insertable into positioning holes defined in the part strip. A cutting mechanism is mounted to the slide block and is connected to an opposite end of the conveyance mechanism. The cutting mechanism includes a cutting blade assembly and defines a cutting zone into which the cutting blade assembly is extendable. A clamping and retaining mechanism includes a first clamp assembly, a second clamp assembly, and a retaining assembly.05-03-2012
20080209704Lower Electrode Dressing Tool for Projection Welding - A lower electrode dressing tool for a projection welding machine is disclosed. The present invention includes a rotary dresser that refurbishes a projection welding lower electrode. The dresser utilizes the lower electrode's locating pin that stabilizes the dresser as its rotating cutting elements reshape and resurface the lower electrode. This allows for smoother and more accurate performance of the dresser.09-04-2008
20120124796SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING COMPOSITE BEAMS AND FLOOR STRUCTURES OF BUILDINGS BY MEANS OF BENT SECTIONS MADE OF STEEL AND ANOTHER MATERIAL ATTACHED BY MEANS OF CONNECTORS FORMED IN THE SECTION MADE OF STEEL - The present invention relates to a system for producing composite beams and floor structures of buildings by means of bent sections made of steel and another material attached by means of connectors formed in the section made of steel, made up of sections (05-24-2012
20100154186Positioning, handling and assembling system for manufacture of aeronautical parts - The system has special application in the manufacture of aircraft wing covers (06-24-2010
20080244887Plates and prototype workpieces produced with a device for performing a fast prototyping process - A plate for producing a prototype part using a rapid prototyping process is made of metal, plastic or a metallo-plastic composite material, including thermofusible, thermoplastic and thermosettable materials, and is machined with the machining tool of a prototyping machine which further includes a plate mold integrated in the prototyping machine. The mold is adapted to receive a material matching the shape of the mold, and to subject the plate to a heating/cooling cycle using a heating/cooling device integrated in the mold body, and additionally includes a vat, a base plate, a heating circuit and a fluid circulation circuit.10-09-2008
20120144638DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A HOT-ROLLED THERMAL STRIP, ESPECIALLY MADE OF STRIP-TYPE CONTINUOUS CASTING MATERIAL - An installation for producing hot-rolled steel strip, including a continuous casting machine, a shear, a soaking furnace, a descaler, possibly a roughing train, a finishing train including a multi-stand rolling mill or Steckel mill, a roller table with a cooling zone, and a coiling reel for the hot strip. The casting line and the pass line are arranged parallel or approximately parallel to each other so that the casting direction and the rolling direction are oriented opposite each other and are connected with each other by a reheating furnace. The reheating furnace is a rocker-bar hearth furnace or a walking-beam furnace. The distance between the casting line and the pass line is designed so that a sufficient residence and buffering time for the thin slabs in the reheating furnace is guaranteed. The reheating furnace is designed to hold from three to twelve slabs.06-14-2012
20100000062Method and installation for producing steel products with optimum surface quality - A method for producing steel products (01-07-2010
20120131780MOULDING AND FITTING-TOGETHER SYSTEM - A system for moulding and fitting together a first part and a second part. Two guide rails are parallel to a first direction and, for each guide rail, a carriage moves in translation on the guide rail. For each carriage, a cam carrier moves in translation parallel to the first direction and has a cam, the two ends of which are distant in a fitting-together direction. An assembly bar carries a series of first cavities, each end of which is mounted in one of the two cams. A series of second cavities are provided. An activation device moves the cam carriers and, for each carriage, a locking device locks the carriage alternatively with the cam carrier and the guide rail.05-31-2012
20120291248PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR A COMBINED CASTING AND ROLLING INSTALLATION - An apparatus for producing hot-rolled products in a combined casting-rolling installation when there is a planned or unplanned interruption to production. This can bridge an interruption in production downstream of the cutting-up and delivering device (11-22-2012
20110119882SYSTEM AND METHOD OF FORMING A PROTECTIVE COVERING FOR A WIRE HARNESS - A motion-powered liquid sprayer that can increase the number of rotations of the pump relative to each rotation of the wheel or axle is provided. The sprayer can include a gearing assembly that employs gears to increase the number of pump revolutions as a function of the wheel or axle rotation. The sprayer can also include a gear pump that employs an over-capacity or enhanced gullet together with blow-by spacing to control consistent liquid flow relative to variable motional velocities. Further, the sprayer can include a vertically adjustable nozzle as well as a free reverse rotation wheel hub.05-26-2011
20090307889Uncoiling Device - An uncoiling device having an uncoiler for uncoiling a strip is described. The uncoiler is arranged downstream from a thickness measuring device which measures the thickness of the unwound strip. Said thickness measuring device is arranged downstream from a straightening device which straightens the unwound strip. Said straightening device is arranged downstream from a machining device which further machines the straightened strip. The thickness of the trip is transmitted to a control device which controls the straightening machine and/or the machining device in accordance with the measured thickness of the strip.12-17-2009
20110000063PRODUCTION APPARATUS - A production apparatus of the present invention produces a component assembly to an object to be processed in which a jig for holding a subsidiary component is set to a main component by sequentially performing predetermined processes in a plurality of processing areas (A01-06-2011
20110030185PRODUCTION FACILITY - A production facility, which can produce a product efficiently while saving the space of the facility, is disclosed. The production facility comprises: a plurality of machine tools 02-10-2011
20120272493MANUFACTURING APPARATUS FOR HEAT EXCHANGER FINS - A feeding apparatus for feeding metal strips in a feeding direction includes a plurality of reciprocating members on which feed pins inserted inside through-holes of the metal strips are provided and a driving means that converts up-down movement of a press apparatus to reciprocal movement in the feeding direction to reciprocally move the reciprocating members. In a predetermined half cycle of an up-down movement of the press apparatus, the driving means moves first reciprocating members in the feeding direction in a state where the feed pins have been inserted into the through-holes and returns other reciprocating members in the opposite direction in a state where the feed pins have been lowered, and in the remaining half cycle, the driving means raises and lowers the feed pins of the reciprocating members.11-01-2012
20090235506Machine to produce expanded metal spirally lock-seamed tubing from solid coil stock - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-24-2009
20080222869MACHINE TO PRODUCE EXPANDED METAL SPIRALLY LOCK-SEAMED TUBING FROM SOLID COIL STOCK - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-18-2008
20080196230APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FORMING A TUBE WITH A TETRAGONAL CROSS-SECTION, HAVING A REINFORCED END - An apparatus for cold-forming a workpiece having a substantially round cross-section and an elongate body into a tube having a main portion with a substantially tetragonal cross-section and a reinforced end. The apparatus includes a die in which a received portion of the body of the workpiece is receivable and from which a preselected portion of the body extends, and a first punch adapted to bend the preselected portion radially outwardly to form a curled end. The apparatus also includes a second punch to form the curled end into a round reinforced end, and a die subassembly for forming the received portion of the body of the workpiece into the main portion of the tube having the substantially tetragonal cross-section and for forming the round reinforced end into the reinforced end of the tube.08-21-2008
20090241314TWISTED WIRE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING TWISTED WIRE - A twisted wire 10-01-2009
20100287753DEVICE FOR MOLDING BISTABLE MAGNETIC ALLOY WIRE - A device for molding a bistable magnetic alloy wire having a feed reel, a feed roller, a furnace, a positioning roller, a receiving roller, and a receiving reel; a winch for passing the alloy wire through is disposed between the positioning roller and the receiving roller; the winch rotates around its axis; at least three wheels are distributed along the axis of the winch; the alloy wire passes an upper tangent point and a lower tangent point of an outer circle of the wheel; and the upper tangent point and the lower tangent point are disposed on the top and the bottom of the axis of the winch, respectively.11-18-2010
029034000 Forging and bending, cutting or punching 1
20130117982APPARATUS FOR THE APPLICATION OF SPACER ELEMENTS ONTO PLATES - Apparatus for the application of spacer elements on plates, including means for feeding the spacer elements in the form of a band, at least one member for cutting the band and for applying the spacer elements, formed by the cutting, on a plate.05-16-2013
029033000 Radiator making 1
20100115749FLEXIBLE ASSEMBLY FOR PERFORMING WORK ON LARGE SURFACES - The invention relates to a flexible assembly for performing work on large surfaces. The invention comprises a mobile assembly which supports a working head and which is equipped with movement systems (05-13-2010
20120233831PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - Provided is a photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus capable of effectively performing an annealing treatment on a flexible substrate in a small space, minimizing an increase in the area of the apparatus in an installation space and the processing time, ensuring high productivity, and improving the electric characteristics of a photoelectric conversion element. The photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus forms the photoelectric conversion element and a transparent conductive film on a flexible substrate (09-20-2012
20120233830System for Producing Dental Moldings - A system for producing dental moldings from blanks, having a machine tool for machining a blank, and a workpiece holder for securing the blank during machining. The machine tool has in this case a mount for the workpiece holder, and the workpiece holder has a shank region that can be inserted reversibly into the mount and in the inserted state can be secured in position in the mount. Furthermore, the system has a lever element, wherein the system is configured so that the lever element can be clamped between the mount on one side and the shank region on the other side to secure the shank region in position in the mount. With such clamping of the lever element, a particularly high clamping force can be produced, by way of which the shank region of the workpiece holder can be secured in position in the mount.09-20-2012
20110277291APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING HYDRO DYNAMIC BEARING DEVICE - An apparatus for manufacturing a hydro dynamic bearing device is provided for the finishing treatment of lubricating oil after lubricating the hydro dynamic bearing device, specifically for properly and effectively wiping off the lubricating oil adhering to the outside of the housing and adjusting the oil-level height of the lubricating oil filled in the housing.11-17-2011
20110197412PHOTOVOLTAIC LEAD MANUFACTURE - An improved lead foil operation procedure for photovoltaic module manufacture is disclosed. The procedure includes lift, cut, and fold lead foil.08-18-2011
20090165274BALL BEARING MANUFACTURING FACILITY AND SUPER FINISH MACHINING APPARATUS - A detection unit of a matching apparatus 07-02-2009
20100212134SPRING PRODUCT MANUFACTURING LINE - The invention provides a spring product manufacturing line comprising: a manufacturing area 08-26-2010
20100319176SMART SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE COSMETIC REPAIR - The present invention is directed to system for repairing a cosmetic defect of a vehicle. The system comprises a portable computing device and at least one storage compartment. A plurality of articles can be stored in the compartment. Location and amount of content of the articles can be tracked and displayed on the portable computing device. The portable computing device can further contain a database for storing repair data.12-23-2010
20100037444RECONFIGURABLE FLEXIBLE RAIL APPARATUS AND METHOD - A method and apparatus for performing operations on a work piece comprises a flexible rail system and a multi-axis carriage. The flexible rail system may be capable of being attached to a work surface. The multi-axis carriage may be coupled to the flexible rail system. The multi-axis carriage may be capable of moving along the flexible rail system and may be capable of moving a tool in axes relative to the work surface. The tool may be single use or multi use and may be removably coupled to the frame and or carriage02-18-2010
20090293251Complete machining center and method - A complete machining center has a horizontal machine bed (12-03-2009
20120011691Button-Fixing Member - The invention is to provide a button-fixing member including a hollow post, in which the post has a better fabric-piercing property and therefore is less likely to cause a defective piercing, a poor collapse of the post or a poor fixing of a button. The button-fixing member according to the invention includes a base and a post. The post is hollow and includes a triangular pyramid-shaped or quadrangular pyramid-shaped post top and a cylindrical post barrel which extends between the post top and the base. The post top has three or four pyramid-element faces and three or four ridge portions between the pyramid-element faces. The post barrel has slits or grooves which are elongated in the axial direction at the positions circumferentially corresponding to the ridge portions.01-19-2012
20100050405DEVICE FOR PRECISION MACHINING OR MICROMACHINING WORKPIECES - The disclosure relates to a device for precision machining or micromachining workpieces, with a feed mechanism for transporting at least one workpiece, with a storage device, which includes a magazine for storing at least one workpiece, and with a tool for machining at least one workpiece, wherein the at least one workpiece can be led out of the magazine of the storage device to the feed mechanism, wherein the feed mechanism can be moved such that a workpiece held on the feed mechanism can be transported to the tool, wherein the magazine of the storage device can be moved along a magazine motion path, whose course is aligned at least in part with a workpiece motion path, which is traversed by a workpiece held on the feed mechanism during the transport from the magazine of the storage device to the tool.03-04-2010
20110119883MACHINE FOR CONNECTING METAL PROFILES WITH PLASTIC STRIPS - A machine for connecting elongate metal profiles with plastic strips includes an elongate support table for supporting a pair of the profiles to be connected and a horizontal elongate support beam extending along one side of this table. A support carriage is mounted for movement lengthwise along the beam. There is a drive system for moving the support carriage horizontally on the beam. The machine includes top and bottom tool heads each mounted on the carriage for vertical movement thereon. The top tool head is arranged above the table and the bottom tool head below the table. Further drive systems are able to move the tool heads vertically on the carriage. Strip pullers are provided on the carriage to engage and hold end sections of two plastic strips so that they can be pulled between the two profiles. Clamping rollers are mounted on the tool heads for engaging longitudinal connecting flanges extending along the profiles in order to connect the plastic strips.05-26-2011
20120297598PLANT AND PROCEDURE FOR THE AUTOMATED PRODUCTION OF TRUSS STRUCTURES - Plant for the automated manufacture of truss structures and the process, which includes a zone for positioning the tubes (A) according to the required geometry, a manufacturing zone made up of a zone for joining the heads of the tubes (11-29-2012
20120079695Conventional Table for Testing Lights Along Conveyor Path - A testing table that allows testing lights along its length. The testing table can be used to convey lights along the direction, and to test the lights at different locations along the direction along the conveying. The lights can be cleaned and tested. Empty tubs can be returned.04-05-2012
20130167346X-RAY PROCESSING DEVICE AND X-RAY PROCESSING METHOD - The X-ray processing device comprises a work table on which a processing object is placed, X-ray processors irradiating the processing object placed in a given processing zone on the work table with an X-ray for processing, a pressing member, and X-ray shielding sheets. The pressing member presses and collapses any remaining raised edges at the sides of the processing object. The X-ray shielding sheets are provided on the side of the pressing member that is closest to the processing zone and shield the X-ray from the X-ray processors.07-04-2013
20130174396INSTALLATION FOR MANUFACTURING FIBRE STRINGERS FOR AEROSPACE STRUCTURES - The present invention relates to an installation for manufacturing fibre stringers for aerospace structures formed by at least one swivel-mounted cylindrical carousel, peripherally incorporating a distribution of male configured tools and in relation to said carousel a bed capable of lateral movement, incorporating a distribution of female configured tools, a fibre strip applicator head for making fibre laminates on the male configured tools also being arranged in relation to the carousel, which allows making omega-shaped or T-shaped stringers by means of the interaction of each male configured tool of the carousel with a respective female configured tool of the bed.07-11-2013
20120102700CUTTING AND CLAMPING DEVICE - A cutting and clamping device includes an electrical control box. A base board is mounted atop the electrical control box and includes slide rails and a slide block. A supply mechanism is mounted to the base board for supplying an un-processed part strip. A conveyance mechanism is mounted to the slide block and has one end adjacent to the supply mechanism. A forwarding mechanism is mounted on the conveyance mechanism and includes a sharp tip, which is releasably insertable into positioning holes defined in the part strip. A cutting mechanism is mounted to the slide block and is connected to an opposite end of the conveyance mechanism. The cutting mechanism includes a cutting blade assembly and defines a cutting zone into which the cutting blade assembly is extendable. A clamping and retaining mechanism includes a first clamp assembly, a second clamp assembly, and a retaining assembly.05-03-2012
20080209704Lower Electrode Dressing Tool for Projection Welding - A lower electrode dressing tool for a projection welding machine is disclosed. The present invention includes a rotary dresser that refurbishes a projection welding lower electrode. The dresser utilizes the lower electrode's locating pin that stabilizes the dresser as its rotating cutting elements reshape and resurface the lower electrode. This allows for smoother and more accurate performance of the dresser.09-04-2008
20120124796SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING COMPOSITE BEAMS AND FLOOR STRUCTURES OF BUILDINGS BY MEANS OF BENT SECTIONS MADE OF STEEL AND ANOTHER MATERIAL ATTACHED BY MEANS OF CONNECTORS FORMED IN THE SECTION MADE OF STEEL - The present invention relates to a system for producing composite beams and floor structures of buildings by means of bent sections made of steel and another material attached by means of connectors formed in the section made of steel, made up of sections (05-24-2012
20100154186Positioning, handling and assembling system for manufacture of aeronautical parts - The system has special application in the manufacture of aircraft wing covers (06-24-2010
20080244887Plates and prototype workpieces produced with a device for performing a fast prototyping process - A plate for producing a prototype part using a rapid prototyping process is made of metal, plastic or a metallo-plastic composite material, including thermofusible, thermoplastic and thermosettable materials, and is machined with the machining tool of a prototyping machine which further includes a plate mold integrated in the prototyping machine. The mold is adapted to receive a material matching the shape of the mold, and to subject the plate to a heating/cooling cycle using a heating/cooling device integrated in the mold body, and additionally includes a vat, a base plate, a heating circuit and a fluid circulation circuit.10-09-2008
20120144638DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A HOT-ROLLED THERMAL STRIP, ESPECIALLY MADE OF STRIP-TYPE CONTINUOUS CASTING MATERIAL - An installation for producing hot-rolled steel strip, including a continuous casting machine, a shear, a soaking furnace, a descaler, possibly a roughing train, a finishing train including a multi-stand rolling mill or Steckel mill, a roller table with a cooling zone, and a coiling reel for the hot strip. The casting line and the pass line are arranged parallel or approximately parallel to each other so that the casting direction and the rolling direction are oriented opposite each other and are connected with each other by a reheating furnace. The reheating furnace is a rocker-bar hearth furnace or a walking-beam furnace. The distance between the casting line and the pass line is designed so that a sufficient residence and buffering time for the thin slabs in the reheating furnace is guaranteed. The reheating furnace is designed to hold from three to twelve slabs.06-14-2012
20100000062Method and installation for producing steel products with optimum surface quality - A method for producing steel products (01-07-2010
20120131780MOULDING AND FITTING-TOGETHER SYSTEM - A system for moulding and fitting together a first part and a second part. Two guide rails are parallel to a first direction and, for each guide rail, a carriage moves in translation on the guide rail. For each carriage, a cam carrier moves in translation parallel to the first direction and has a cam, the two ends of which are distant in a fitting-together direction. An assembly bar carries a series of first cavities, each end of which is mounted in one of the two cams. A series of second cavities are provided. An activation device moves the cam carriers and, for each carriage, a locking device locks the carriage alternatively with the cam carrier and the guide rail.05-31-2012
20120291248PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR A COMBINED CASTING AND ROLLING INSTALLATION - An apparatus for producing hot-rolled products in a combined casting-rolling installation when there is a planned or unplanned interruption to production. This can bridge an interruption in production downstream of the cutting-up and delivering device (11-22-2012
20110119882SYSTEM AND METHOD OF FORMING A PROTECTIVE COVERING FOR A WIRE HARNESS - A motion-powered liquid sprayer that can increase the number of rotations of the pump relative to each rotation of the wheel or axle is provided. The sprayer can include a gearing assembly that employs gears to increase the number of pump revolutions as a function of the wheel or axle rotation. The sprayer can also include a gear pump that employs an over-capacity or enhanced gullet together with blow-by spacing to control consistent liquid flow relative to variable motional velocities. Further, the sprayer can include a vertically adjustable nozzle as well as a free reverse rotation wheel hub.05-26-2011
20090307889Uncoiling Device - An uncoiling device having an uncoiler for uncoiling a strip is described. The uncoiler is arranged downstream from a thickness measuring device which measures the thickness of the unwound strip. Said thickness measuring device is arranged downstream from a straightening device which straightens the unwound strip. Said straightening device is arranged downstream from a machining device which further machines the straightened strip. The thickness of the trip is transmitted to a control device which controls the straightening machine and/or the machining device in accordance with the measured thickness of the strip.12-17-2009
20110000063PRODUCTION APPARATUS - A production apparatus of the present invention produces a component assembly to an object to be processed in which a jig for holding a subsidiary component is set to a main component by sequentially performing predetermined processes in a plurality of processing areas (A01-06-2011
20110030185PRODUCTION FACILITY - A production facility, which can produce a product efficiently while saving the space of the facility, is disclosed. The production facility comprises: a plurality of machine tools 02-10-2011
20120272493MANUFACTURING APPARATUS FOR HEAT EXCHANGER FINS - A feeding apparatus for feeding metal strips in a feeding direction includes a plurality of reciprocating members on which feed pins inserted inside through-holes of the metal strips are provided and a driving means that converts up-down movement of a press apparatus to reciprocal movement in the feeding direction to reciprocally move the reciprocating members. In a predetermined half cycle of an up-down movement of the press apparatus, the driving means moves first reciprocating members in the feeding direction in a state where the feed pins have been inserted into the through-holes and returns other reciprocating members in the opposite direction in a state where the feed pins have been lowered, and in the remaining half cycle, the driving means raises and lowers the feed pins of the reciprocating members.11-01-2012
20090235506Machine to produce expanded metal spirally lock-seamed tubing from solid coil stock - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-24-2009
20080222869MACHINE TO PRODUCE EXPANDED METAL SPIRALLY LOCK-SEAMED TUBING FROM SOLID COIL STOCK - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-18-2008
20080196230APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FORMING A TUBE WITH A TETRAGONAL CROSS-SECTION, HAVING A REINFORCED END - An apparatus for cold-forming a workpiece having a substantially round cross-section and an elongate body into a tube having a main portion with a substantially tetragonal cross-section and a reinforced end. The apparatus includes a die in which a received portion of the body of the workpiece is receivable and from which a preselected portion of the body extends, and a first punch adapted to bend the preselected portion radially outwardly to form a curled end. The apparatus also includes a second punch to form the curled end into a round reinforced end, and a die subassembly for forming the received portion of the body of the workpiece into the main portion of the tube having the substantially tetragonal cross-section and for forming the round reinforced end into the reinforced end of the tube.08-21-2008
20090241314TWISTED WIRE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING TWISTED WIRE - A twisted wire 10-01-2009
20100287753DEVICE FOR MOLDING BISTABLE MAGNETIC ALLOY WIRE - A device for molding a bistable magnetic alloy wire having a feed reel, a feed roller, a furnace, a positioning roller, a receiving roller, and a receiving reel; a winch for passing the alloy wire through is disposed between the positioning roller and the receiving roller; the winch rotates around its axis; at least three wheels are distributed along the axis of the winch; the alloy wire passes an upper tangent point and a lower tangent point of an outer circle of the wheel; and the upper tangent point and the lower tangent point are disposed on the top and the bottom of the axis of the winch, respectively.11-18-2010
029033000 Multiple stations working strip material 1
20100115749FLEXIBLE ASSEMBLY FOR PERFORMING WORK ON LARGE SURFACES - The invention relates to a flexible assembly for performing work on large surfaces. The invention comprises a mobile assembly which supports a working head and which is equipped with movement systems (05-13-2010
20120233831PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - Provided is a photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus capable of effectively performing an annealing treatment on a flexible substrate in a small space, minimizing an increase in the area of the apparatus in an installation space and the processing time, ensuring high productivity, and improving the electric characteristics of a photoelectric conversion element. The photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus forms the photoelectric conversion element and a transparent conductive film on a flexible substrate (09-20-2012
20120233830System for Producing Dental Moldings - A system for producing dental moldings from blanks, having a machine tool for machining a blank, and a workpiece holder for securing the blank during machining. The machine tool has in this case a mount for the workpiece holder, and the workpiece holder has a shank region that can be inserted reversibly into the mount and in the inserted state can be secured in position in the mount. Furthermore, the system has a lever element, wherein the system is configured so that the lever element can be clamped between the mount on one side and the shank region on the other side to secure the shank region in position in the mount. With such clamping of the lever element, a particularly high clamping force can be produced, by way of which the shank region of the workpiece holder can be secured in position in the mount.09-20-2012
20110277291APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING HYDRO DYNAMIC BEARING DEVICE - An apparatus for manufacturing a hydro dynamic bearing device is provided for the finishing treatment of lubricating oil after lubricating the hydro dynamic bearing device, specifically for properly and effectively wiping off the lubricating oil adhering to the outside of the housing and adjusting the oil-level height of the lubricating oil filled in the housing.11-17-2011
20110197412PHOTOVOLTAIC LEAD MANUFACTURE - An improved lead foil operation procedure for photovoltaic module manufacture is disclosed. The procedure includes lift, cut, and fold lead foil.08-18-2011
20090165274BALL BEARING MANUFACTURING FACILITY AND SUPER FINISH MACHINING APPARATUS - A detection unit of a matching apparatus 07-02-2009
20100212134SPRING PRODUCT MANUFACTURING LINE - The invention provides a spring product manufacturing line comprising: a manufacturing area 08-26-2010
20100319176SMART SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE COSMETIC REPAIR - The present invention is directed to system for repairing a cosmetic defect of a vehicle. The system comprises a portable computing device and at least one storage compartment. A plurality of articles can be stored in the compartment. Location and amount of content of the articles can be tracked and displayed on the portable computing device. The portable computing device can further contain a database for storing repair data.12-23-2010
20100037444RECONFIGURABLE FLEXIBLE RAIL APPARATUS AND METHOD - A method and apparatus for performing operations on a work piece comprises a flexible rail system and a multi-axis carriage. The flexible rail system may be capable of being attached to a work surface. The multi-axis carriage may be coupled to the flexible rail system. The multi-axis carriage may be capable of moving along the flexible rail system and may be capable of moving a tool in axes relative to the work surface. The tool may be single use or multi use and may be removably coupled to the frame and or carriage02-18-2010
20090293251Complete machining center and method - A complete machining center has a horizontal machine bed (12-03-2009
20120011691Button-Fixing Member - The invention is to provide a button-fixing member including a hollow post, in which the post has a better fabric-piercing property and therefore is less likely to cause a defective piercing, a poor collapse of the post or a poor fixing of a button. The button-fixing member according to the invention includes a base and a post. The post is hollow and includes a triangular pyramid-shaped or quadrangular pyramid-shaped post top and a cylindrical post barrel which extends between the post top and the base. The post top has three or four pyramid-element faces and three or four ridge portions between the pyramid-element faces. The post barrel has slits or grooves which are elongated in the axial direction at the positions circumferentially corresponding to the ridge portions.01-19-2012
20100050405DEVICE FOR PRECISION MACHINING OR MICROMACHINING WORKPIECES - The disclosure relates to a device for precision machining or micromachining workpieces, with a feed mechanism for transporting at least one workpiece, with a storage device, which includes a magazine for storing at least one workpiece, and with a tool for machining at least one workpiece, wherein the at least one workpiece can be led out of the magazine of the storage device to the feed mechanism, wherein the feed mechanism can be moved such that a workpiece held on the feed mechanism can be transported to the tool, wherein the magazine of the storage device can be moved along a magazine motion path, whose course is aligned at least in part with a workpiece motion path, which is traversed by a workpiece held on the feed mechanism during the transport from the magazine of the storage device to the tool.03-04-2010
20110119883MACHINE FOR CONNECTING METAL PROFILES WITH PLASTIC STRIPS - A machine for connecting elongate metal profiles with plastic strips includes an elongate support table for supporting a pair of the profiles to be connected and a horizontal elongate support beam extending along one side of this table. A support carriage is mounted for movement lengthwise along the beam. There is a drive system for moving the support carriage horizontally on the beam. The machine includes top and bottom tool heads each mounted on the carriage for vertical movement thereon. The top tool head is arranged above the table and the bottom tool head below the table. Further drive systems are able to move the tool heads vertically on the carriage. Strip pullers are provided on the carriage to engage and hold end sections of two plastic strips so that they can be pulled between the two profiles. Clamping rollers are mounted on the tool heads for engaging longitudinal connecting flanges extending along the profiles in order to connect the plastic strips.05-26-2011
20120297598PLANT AND PROCEDURE FOR THE AUTOMATED PRODUCTION OF TRUSS STRUCTURES - Plant for the automated manufacture of truss structures and the process, which includes a zone for positioning the tubes (A) according to the required geometry, a manufacturing zone made up of a zone for joining the heads of the tubes (11-29-2012
20120079695Conventional Table for Testing Lights Along Conveyor Path - A testing table that allows testing lights along its length. The testing table can be used to convey lights along the direction, and to test the lights at different locations along the direction along the conveying. The lights can be cleaned and tested. Empty tubs can be returned.04-05-2012
20130167346X-RAY PROCESSING DEVICE AND X-RAY PROCESSING METHOD - The X-ray processing device comprises a work table on which a processing object is placed, X-ray processors irradiating the processing object placed in a given processing zone on the work table with an X-ray for processing, a pressing member, and X-ray shielding sheets. The pressing member presses and collapses any remaining raised edges at the sides of the processing object. The X-ray shielding sheets are provided on the side of the pressing member that is closest to the processing zone and shield the X-ray from the X-ray processors.07-04-2013
20130174396INSTALLATION FOR MANUFACTURING FIBRE STRINGERS FOR AEROSPACE STRUCTURES - The present invention relates to an installation for manufacturing fibre stringers for aerospace structures formed by at least one swivel-mounted cylindrical carousel, peripherally incorporating a distribution of male configured tools and in relation to said carousel a bed capable of lateral movement, incorporating a distribution of female configured tools, a fibre strip applicator head for making fibre laminates on the male configured tools also being arranged in relation to the carousel, which allows making omega-shaped or T-shaped stringers by means of the interaction of each male configured tool of the carousel with a respective female configured tool of the bed.07-11-2013
20120102700CUTTING AND CLAMPING DEVICE - A cutting and clamping device includes an electrical control box. A base board is mounted atop the electrical control box and includes slide rails and a slide block. A supply mechanism is mounted to the base board for supplying an un-processed part strip. A conveyance mechanism is mounted to the slide block and has one end adjacent to the supply mechanism. A forwarding mechanism is mounted on the conveyance mechanism and includes a sharp tip, which is releasably insertable into positioning holes defined in the part strip. A cutting mechanism is mounted to the slide block and is connected to an opposite end of the conveyance mechanism. The cutting mechanism includes a cutting blade assembly and defines a cutting zone into which the cutting blade assembly is extendable. A clamping and retaining mechanism includes a first clamp assembly, a second clamp assembly, and a retaining assembly.05-03-2012
20080209704Lower Electrode Dressing Tool for Projection Welding - A lower electrode dressing tool for a projection welding machine is disclosed. The present invention includes a rotary dresser that refurbishes a projection welding lower electrode. The dresser utilizes the lower electrode's locating pin that stabilizes the dresser as its rotating cutting elements reshape and resurface the lower electrode. This allows for smoother and more accurate performance of the dresser.09-04-2008
20120124796SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING COMPOSITE BEAMS AND FLOOR STRUCTURES OF BUILDINGS BY MEANS OF BENT SECTIONS MADE OF STEEL AND ANOTHER MATERIAL ATTACHED BY MEANS OF CONNECTORS FORMED IN THE SECTION MADE OF STEEL - The present invention relates to a system for producing composite beams and floor structures of buildings by means of bent sections made of steel and another material attached by means of connectors formed in the section made of steel, made up of sections (05-24-2012
20100154186Positioning, handling and assembling system for manufacture of aeronautical parts - The system has special application in the manufacture of aircraft wing covers (06-24-2010
20080244887Plates and prototype workpieces produced with a device for performing a fast prototyping process - A plate for producing a prototype part using a rapid prototyping process is made of metal, plastic or a metallo-plastic composite material, including thermofusible, thermoplastic and thermosettable materials, and is machined with the machining tool of a prototyping machine which further includes a plate mold integrated in the prototyping machine. The mold is adapted to receive a material matching the shape of the mold, and to subject the plate to a heating/cooling cycle using a heating/cooling device integrated in the mold body, and additionally includes a vat, a base plate, a heating circuit and a fluid circulation circuit.10-09-2008
20120144638DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A HOT-ROLLED THERMAL STRIP, ESPECIALLY MADE OF STRIP-TYPE CONTINUOUS CASTING MATERIAL - An installation for producing hot-rolled steel strip, including a continuous casting machine, a shear, a soaking furnace, a descaler, possibly a roughing train, a finishing train including a multi-stand rolling mill or Steckel mill, a roller table with a cooling zone, and a coiling reel for the hot strip. The casting line and the pass line are arranged parallel or approximately parallel to each other so that the casting direction and the rolling direction are oriented opposite each other and are connected with each other by a reheating furnace. The reheating furnace is a rocker-bar hearth furnace or a walking-beam furnace. The distance between the casting line and the pass line is designed so that a sufficient residence and buffering time for the thin slabs in the reheating furnace is guaranteed. The reheating furnace is designed to hold from three to twelve slabs.06-14-2012
20100000062Method and installation for producing steel products with optimum surface quality - A method for producing steel products (01-07-2010
20120131780MOULDING AND FITTING-TOGETHER SYSTEM - A system for moulding and fitting together a first part and a second part. Two guide rails are parallel to a first direction and, for each guide rail, a carriage moves in translation on the guide rail. For each carriage, a cam carrier moves in translation parallel to the first direction and has a cam, the two ends of which are distant in a fitting-together direction. An assembly bar carries a series of first cavities, each end of which is mounted in one of the two cams. A series of second cavities are provided. An activation device moves the cam carriers and, for each carriage, a locking device locks the carriage alternatively with the cam carrier and the guide rail.05-31-2012
20120291248PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR A COMBINED CASTING AND ROLLING INSTALLATION - An apparatus for producing hot-rolled products in a combined casting-rolling installation when there is a planned or unplanned interruption to production. This can bridge an interruption in production downstream of the cutting-up and delivering device (11-22-2012
20110119882SYSTEM AND METHOD OF FORMING A PROTECTIVE COVERING FOR A WIRE HARNESS - A motion-powered liquid sprayer that can increase the number of rotations of the pump relative to each rotation of the wheel or axle is provided. The sprayer can include a gearing assembly that employs gears to increase the number of pump revolutions as a function of the wheel or axle rotation. The sprayer can also include a gear pump that employs an over-capacity or enhanced gullet together with blow-by spacing to control consistent liquid flow relative to variable motional velocities. Further, the sprayer can include a vertically adjustable nozzle as well as a free reverse rotation wheel hub.05-26-2011
20090307889Uncoiling Device - An uncoiling device having an uncoiler for uncoiling a strip is described. The uncoiler is arranged downstream from a thickness measuring device which measures the thickness of the unwound strip. Said thickness measuring device is arranged downstream from a straightening device which straightens the unwound strip. Said straightening device is arranged downstream from a machining device which further machines the straightened strip. The thickness of the trip is transmitted to a control device which controls the straightening machine and/or the machining device in accordance with the measured thickness of the strip.12-17-2009
20110000063PRODUCTION APPARATUS - A production apparatus of the present invention produces a component assembly to an object to be processed in which a jig for holding a subsidiary component is set to a main component by sequentially performing predetermined processes in a plurality of processing areas (A01-06-2011
20110030185PRODUCTION FACILITY - A production facility, which can produce a product efficiently while saving the space of the facility, is disclosed. The production facility comprises: a plurality of machine tools 02-10-2011
20120272493MANUFACTURING APPARATUS FOR HEAT EXCHANGER FINS - A feeding apparatus for feeding metal strips in a feeding direction includes a plurality of reciprocating members on which feed pins inserted inside through-holes of the metal strips are provided and a driving means that converts up-down movement of a press apparatus to reciprocal movement in the feeding direction to reciprocally move the reciprocating members. In a predetermined half cycle of an up-down movement of the press apparatus, the driving means moves first reciprocating members in the feeding direction in a state where the feed pins have been inserted into the through-holes and returns other reciprocating members in the opposite direction in a state where the feed pins have been lowered, and in the remaining half cycle, the driving means raises and lowers the feed pins of the reciprocating members.11-01-2012
20090235506Machine to produce expanded metal spirally lock-seamed tubing from solid coil stock - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-24-2009
20080222869MACHINE TO PRODUCE EXPANDED METAL SPIRALLY LOCK-SEAMED TUBING FROM SOLID COIL STOCK - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-18-2008
20080196230APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FORMING A TUBE WITH A TETRAGONAL CROSS-SECTION, HAVING A REINFORCED END - An apparatus for cold-forming a workpiece having a substantially round cross-section and an elongate body into a tube having a main portion with a substantially tetragonal cross-section and a reinforced end. The apparatus includes a die in which a received portion of the body of the workpiece is receivable and from which a preselected portion of the body extends, and a first punch adapted to bend the preselected portion radially outwardly to form a curled end. The apparatus also includes a second punch to form the curled end into a round reinforced end, and a die subassembly for forming the received portion of the body of the workpiece into the main portion of the tube having the substantially tetragonal cross-section and for forming the round reinforced end into the reinforced end of the tube.08-21-2008
20090241314TWISTED WIRE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING TWISTED WIRE - A twisted wire 10-01-2009
20100287753DEVICE FOR MOLDING BISTABLE MAGNETIC ALLOY WIRE - A device for molding a bistable magnetic alloy wire having a feed reel, a feed roller, a furnace, a positioning roller, a receiving roller, and a receiving reel; a winch for passing the alloy wire through is disposed between the positioning roller and the receiving roller; the winch rotates around its axis; at least three wheels are distributed along the axis of the winch; the alloy wire passes an upper tangent point and a lower tangent point of an outer circle of the wheel; and the upper tangent point and the lower tangent point are disposed on the top and the bottom of the axis of the winch, respectively.11-18-2010
029033000 Electrical connector or terminal 1
20100115749FLEXIBLE ASSEMBLY FOR PERFORMING WORK ON LARGE SURFACES - The invention relates to a flexible assembly for performing work on large surfaces. The invention comprises a mobile assembly which supports a working head and which is equipped with movement systems (05-13-2010
20120233831PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - Provided is a photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus capable of effectively performing an annealing treatment on a flexible substrate in a small space, minimizing an increase in the area of the apparatus in an installation space and the processing time, ensuring high productivity, and improving the electric characteristics of a photoelectric conversion element. The photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus forms the photoelectric conversion element and a transparent conductive film on a flexible substrate (09-20-2012
20120233830System for Producing Dental Moldings - A system for producing dental moldings from blanks, having a machine tool for machining a blank, and a workpiece holder for securing the blank during machining. The machine tool has in this case a mount for the workpiece holder, and the workpiece holder has a shank region that can be inserted reversibly into the mount and in the inserted state can be secured in position in the mount. Furthermore, the system has a lever element, wherein the system is configured so that the lever element can be clamped between the mount on one side and the shank region on the other side to secure the shank region in position in the mount. With such clamping of the lever element, a particularly high clamping force can be produced, by way of which the shank region of the workpiece holder can be secured in position in the mount.09-20-2012
20110277291APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING HYDRO DYNAMIC BEARING DEVICE - An apparatus for manufacturing a hydro dynamic bearing device is provided for the finishing treatment of lubricating oil after lubricating the hydro dynamic bearing device, specifically for properly and effectively wiping off the lubricating oil adhering to the outside of the housing and adjusting the oil-level height of the lubricating oil filled in the housing.11-17-2011
20110197412PHOTOVOLTAIC LEAD MANUFACTURE - An improved lead foil operation procedure for photovoltaic module manufacture is disclosed. The procedure includes lift, cut, and fold lead foil.08-18-2011
20090165274BALL BEARING MANUFACTURING FACILITY AND SUPER FINISH MACHINING APPARATUS - A detection unit of a matching apparatus 07-02-2009
20100212134SPRING PRODUCT MANUFACTURING LINE - The invention provides a spring product manufacturing line comprising: a manufacturing area 08-26-2010
20100319176SMART SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE COSMETIC REPAIR - The present invention is directed to system for repairing a cosmetic defect of a vehicle. The system comprises a portable computing device and at least one storage compartment. A plurality of articles can be stored in the compartment. Location and amount of content of the articles can be tracked and displayed on the portable computing device. The portable computing device can further contain a database for storing repair data.12-23-2010
20100037444RECONFIGURABLE FLEXIBLE RAIL APPARATUS AND METHOD - A method and apparatus for performing operations on a work piece comprises a flexible rail system and a multi-axis carriage. The flexible rail system may be capable of being attached to a work surface. The multi-axis carriage may be coupled to the flexible rail system. The multi-axis carriage may be capable of moving along the flexible rail system and may be capable of moving a tool in axes relative to the work surface. The tool may be single use or multi use and may be removably coupled to the frame and or carriage02-18-2010
20090293251Complete machining center and method - A complete machining center has a horizontal machine bed (12-03-2009
20120011691Button-Fixing Member - The invention is to provide a button-fixing member including a hollow post, in which the post has a better fabric-piercing property and therefore is less likely to cause a defective piercing, a poor collapse of the post or a poor fixing of a button. The button-fixing member according to the invention includes a base and a post. The post is hollow and includes a triangular pyramid-shaped or quadrangular pyramid-shaped post top and a cylindrical post barrel which extends between the post top and the base. The post top has three or four pyramid-element faces and three or four ridge portions between the pyramid-element faces. The post barrel has slits or grooves which are elongated in the axial direction at the positions circumferentially corresponding to the ridge portions.01-19-2012
20100050405DEVICE FOR PRECISION MACHINING OR MICROMACHINING WORKPIECES - The disclosure relates to a device for precision machining or micromachining workpieces, with a feed mechanism for transporting at least one workpiece, with a storage device, which includes a magazine for storing at least one workpiece, and with a tool for machining at least one workpiece, wherein the at least one workpiece can be led out of the magazine of the storage device to the feed mechanism, wherein the feed mechanism can be moved such that a workpiece held on the feed mechanism can be transported to the tool, wherein the magazine of the storage device can be moved along a magazine motion path, whose course is aligned at least in part with a workpiece motion path, which is traversed by a workpiece held on the feed mechanism during the transport from the magazine of the storage device to the tool.03-04-2010
20110119883MACHINE FOR CONNECTING METAL PROFILES WITH PLASTIC STRIPS - A machine for connecting elongate metal profiles with plastic strips includes an elongate support table for supporting a pair of the profiles to be connected and a horizontal elongate support beam extending along one side of this table. A support carriage is mounted for movement lengthwise along the beam. There is a drive system for moving the support carriage horizontally on the beam. The machine includes top and bottom tool heads each mounted on the carriage for vertical movement thereon. The top tool head is arranged above the table and the bottom tool head below the table. Further drive systems are able to move the tool heads vertically on the carriage. Strip pullers are provided on the carriage to engage and hold end sections of two plastic strips so that they can be pulled between the two profiles. Clamping rollers are mounted on the tool heads for engaging longitudinal connecting flanges extending along the profiles in order to connect the plastic strips.05-26-2011
20120297598PLANT AND PROCEDURE FOR THE AUTOMATED PRODUCTION OF TRUSS STRUCTURES - Plant for the automated manufacture of truss structures and the process, which includes a zone for positioning the tubes (A) according to the required geometry, a manufacturing zone made up of a zone for joining the heads of the tubes (11-29-2012
20120079695Conventional Table for Testing Lights Along Conveyor Path - A testing table that allows testing lights along its length. The testing table can be used to convey lights along the direction, and to test the lights at different locations along the direction along the conveying. The lights can be cleaned and tested. Empty tubs can be returned.04-05-2012
20130167346X-RAY PROCESSING DEVICE AND X-RAY PROCESSING METHOD - The X-ray processing device comprises a work table on which a processing object is placed, X-ray processors irradiating the processing object placed in a given processing zone on the work table with an X-ray for processing, a pressing member, and X-ray shielding sheets. The pressing member presses and collapses any remaining raised edges at the sides of the processing object. The X-ray shielding sheets are provided on the side of the pressing member that is closest to the processing zone and shield the X-ray from the X-ray processors.07-04-2013
20130174396INSTALLATION FOR MANUFACTURING FIBRE STRINGERS FOR AEROSPACE STRUCTURES - The present invention relates to an installation for manufacturing fibre stringers for aerospace structures formed by at least one swivel-mounted cylindrical carousel, peripherally incorporating a distribution of male configured tools and in relation to said carousel a bed capable of lateral movement, incorporating a distribution of female configured tools, a fibre strip applicator head for making fibre laminates on the male configured tools also being arranged in relation to the carousel, which allows making omega-shaped or T-shaped stringers by means of the interaction of each male configured tool of the carousel with a respective female configured tool of the bed.07-11-2013
20120102700CUTTING AND CLAMPING DEVICE - A cutting and clamping device includes an electrical control box. A base board is mounted atop the electrical control box and includes slide rails and a slide block. A supply mechanism is mounted to the base board for supplying an un-processed part strip. A conveyance mechanism is mounted to the slide block and has one end adjacent to the supply mechanism. A forwarding mechanism is mounted on the conveyance mechanism and includes a sharp tip, which is releasably insertable into positioning holes defined in the part strip. A cutting mechanism is mounted to the slide block and is connected to an opposite end of the conveyance mechanism. The cutting mechanism includes a cutting blade assembly and defines a cutting zone into which the cutting blade assembly is extendable. A clamping and retaining mechanism includes a first clamp assembly, a second clamp assembly, and a retaining assembly.05-03-2012
20080209704Lower Electrode Dressing Tool for Projection Welding - A lower electrode dressing tool for a projection welding machine is disclosed. The present invention includes a rotary dresser that refurbishes a projection welding lower electrode. The dresser utilizes the lower electrode's locating pin that stabilizes the dresser as its rotating cutting elements reshape and resurface the lower electrode. This allows for smoother and more accurate performance of the dresser.09-04-2008
20120124796SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING COMPOSITE BEAMS AND FLOOR STRUCTURES OF BUILDINGS BY MEANS OF BENT SECTIONS MADE OF STEEL AND ANOTHER MATERIAL ATTACHED BY MEANS OF CONNECTORS FORMED IN THE SECTION MADE OF STEEL - The present invention relates to a system for producing composite beams and floor structures of buildings by means of bent sections made of steel and another material attached by means of connectors formed in the section made of steel, made up of sections (05-24-2012
20100154186Positioning, handling and assembling system for manufacture of aeronautical parts - The system has special application in the manufacture of aircraft wing covers (06-24-2010
20080244887Plates and prototype workpieces produced with a device for performing a fast prototyping process - A plate for producing a prototype part using a rapid prototyping process is made of metal, plastic or a metallo-plastic composite material, including thermofusible, thermoplastic and thermosettable materials, and is machined with the machining tool of a prototyping machine which further includes a plate mold integrated in the prototyping machine. The mold is adapted to receive a material matching the shape of the mold, and to subject the plate to a heating/cooling cycle using a heating/cooling device integrated in the mold body, and additionally includes a vat, a base plate, a heating circuit and a fluid circulation circuit.10-09-2008
20120144638DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A HOT-ROLLED THERMAL STRIP, ESPECIALLY MADE OF STRIP-TYPE CONTINUOUS CASTING MATERIAL - An installation for producing hot-rolled steel strip, including a continuous casting machine, a shear, a soaking furnace, a descaler, possibly a roughing train, a finishing train including a multi-stand rolling mill or Steckel mill, a roller table with a cooling zone, and a coiling reel for the hot strip. The casting line and the pass line are arranged parallel or approximately parallel to each other so that the casting direction and the rolling direction are oriented opposite each other and are connected with each other by a reheating furnace. The reheating furnace is a rocker-bar hearth furnace or a walking-beam furnace. The distance between the casting line and the pass line is designed so that a sufficient residence and buffering time for the thin slabs in the reheating furnace is guaranteed. The reheating furnace is designed to hold from three to twelve slabs.06-14-2012
20100000062Method and installation for producing steel products with optimum surface quality - A method for producing steel products (01-07-2010
20120131780MOULDING AND FITTING-TOGETHER SYSTEM - A system for moulding and fitting together a first part and a second part. Two guide rails are parallel to a first direction and, for each guide rail, a carriage moves in translation on the guide rail. For each carriage, a cam carrier moves in translation parallel to the first direction and has a cam, the two ends of which are distant in a fitting-together direction. An assembly bar carries a series of first cavities, each end of which is mounted in one of the two cams. A series of second cavities are provided. An activation device moves the cam carriers and, for each carriage, a locking device locks the carriage alternatively with the cam carrier and the guide rail.05-31-2012
20120291248PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR A COMBINED CASTING AND ROLLING INSTALLATION - An apparatus for producing hot-rolled products in a combined casting-rolling installation when there is a planned or unplanned interruption to production. This can bridge an interruption in production downstream of the cutting-up and delivering device (11-22-2012
20110119882SYSTEM AND METHOD OF FORMING A PROTECTIVE COVERING FOR A WIRE HARNESS - A motion-powered liquid sprayer that can increase the number of rotations of the pump relative to each rotation of the wheel or axle is provided. The sprayer can include a gearing assembly that employs gears to increase the number of pump revolutions as a function of the wheel or axle rotation. The sprayer can also include a gear pump that employs an over-capacity or enhanced gullet together with blow-by spacing to control consistent liquid flow relative to variable motional velocities. Further, the sprayer can include a vertically adjustable nozzle as well as a free reverse rotation wheel hub.05-26-2011
20090307889Uncoiling Device - An uncoiling device having an uncoiler for uncoiling a strip is described. The uncoiler is arranged downstream from a thickness measuring device which measures the thickness of the unwound strip. Said thickness measuring device is arranged downstream from a straightening device which straightens the unwound strip. Said straightening device is arranged downstream from a machining device which further machines the straightened strip. The thickness of the trip is transmitted to a control device which controls the straightening machine and/or the machining device in accordance with the measured thickness of the strip.12-17-2009
20110000063PRODUCTION APPARATUS - A production apparatus of the present invention produces a component assembly to an object to be processed in which a jig for holding a subsidiary component is set to a main component by sequentially performing predetermined processes in a plurality of processing areas (A01-06-2011
20110030185PRODUCTION FACILITY - A production facility, which can produce a product efficiently while saving the space of the facility, is disclosed. The production facility comprises: a plurality of machine tools 02-10-2011
20120272493MANUFACTURING APPARATUS FOR HEAT EXCHANGER FINS - A feeding apparatus for feeding metal strips in a feeding direction includes a plurality of reciprocating members on which feed pins inserted inside through-holes of the metal strips are provided and a driving means that converts up-down movement of a press apparatus to reciprocal movement in the feeding direction to reciprocally move the reciprocating members. In a predetermined half cycle of an up-down movement of the press apparatus, the driving means moves first reciprocating members in the feeding direction in a state where the feed pins have been inserted into the through-holes and returns other reciprocating members in the opposite direction in a state where the feed pins have been lowered, and in the remaining half cycle, the driving means raises and lowers the feed pins of the reciprocating members.11-01-2012
20090235506Machine to produce expanded metal spirally lock-seamed tubing from solid coil stock - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-24-2009
20080222869MACHINE TO PRODUCE EXPANDED METAL SPIRALLY LOCK-SEAMED TUBING FROM SOLID COIL STOCK - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-18-2008
20080196230APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FORMING A TUBE WITH A TETRAGONAL CROSS-SECTION, HAVING A REINFORCED END - An apparatus for cold-forming a workpiece having a substantially round cross-section and an elongate body into a tube having a main portion with a substantially tetragonal cross-section and a reinforced end. The apparatus includes a die in which a received portion of the body of the workpiece is receivable and from which a preselected portion of the body extends, and a first punch adapted to bend the preselected portion radially outwardly to form a curled end. The apparatus also includes a second punch to form the curled end into a round reinforced end, and a die subassembly for forming the received portion of the body of the workpiece into the main portion of the tube having the substantially tetragonal cross-section and for forming the round reinforced end into the reinforced end of the tube.08-21-2008
20090241314TWISTED WIRE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING TWISTED WIRE - A twisted wire 10-01-2009
20100287753DEVICE FOR MOLDING BISTABLE MAGNETIC ALLOY WIRE - A device for molding a bistable magnetic alloy wire having a feed reel, a feed roller, a furnace, a positioning roller, a receiving roller, and a receiving reel; a winch for passing the alloy wire through is disposed between the positioning roller and the receiving roller; the winch rotates around its axis; at least three wheels are distributed along the axis of the winch; the alloy wire passes an upper tangent point and a lower tangent point of an outer circle of the wheel; and the upper tangent point and the lower tangent point are disposed on the top and the bottom of the axis of the winch, respectively.11-18-2010
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20100115749FLEXIBLE ASSEMBLY FOR PERFORMING WORK ON LARGE SURFACES - The invention relates to a flexible assembly for performing work on large surfaces. The invention comprises a mobile assembly which supports a working head and which is equipped with movement systems (05-13-2010
20120233831PHOTOELECTRIC CONVERSION ELEMENT MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - Provided is a photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus capable of effectively performing an annealing treatment on a flexible substrate in a small space, minimizing an increase in the area of the apparatus in an installation space and the processing time, ensuring high productivity, and improving the electric characteristics of a photoelectric conversion element. The photoelectric conversion element manufacturing apparatus forms the photoelectric conversion element and a transparent conductive film on a flexible substrate (09-20-2012
20120233830System for Producing Dental Moldings - A system for producing dental moldings from blanks, having a machine tool for machining a blank, and a workpiece holder for securing the blank during machining. The machine tool has in this case a mount for the workpiece holder, and the workpiece holder has a shank region that can be inserted reversibly into the mount and in the inserted state can be secured in position in the mount. Furthermore, the system has a lever element, wherein the system is configured so that the lever element can be clamped between the mount on one side and the shank region on the other side to secure the shank region in position in the mount. With such clamping of the lever element, a particularly high clamping force can be produced, by way of which the shank region of the workpiece holder can be secured in position in the mount.09-20-2012
20110277291APPARATUS FOR MANUFACTURING HYDRO DYNAMIC BEARING DEVICE - An apparatus for manufacturing a hydro dynamic bearing device is provided for the finishing treatment of lubricating oil after lubricating the hydro dynamic bearing device, specifically for properly and effectively wiping off the lubricating oil adhering to the outside of the housing and adjusting the oil-level height of the lubricating oil filled in the housing.11-17-2011
20110197412PHOTOVOLTAIC LEAD MANUFACTURE - An improved lead foil operation procedure for photovoltaic module manufacture is disclosed. The procedure includes lift, cut, and fold lead foil.08-18-2011
20090165274BALL BEARING MANUFACTURING FACILITY AND SUPER FINISH MACHINING APPARATUS - A detection unit of a matching apparatus 07-02-2009
20100212134SPRING PRODUCT MANUFACTURING LINE - The invention provides a spring product manufacturing line comprising: a manufacturing area 08-26-2010
20100319176SMART SYSTEM FOR VEHICLE COSMETIC REPAIR - The present invention is directed to system for repairing a cosmetic defect of a vehicle. The system comprises a portable computing device and at least one storage compartment. A plurality of articles can be stored in the compartment. Location and amount of content of the articles can be tracked and displayed on the portable computing device. The portable computing device can further contain a database for storing repair data.12-23-2010
20100037444RECONFIGURABLE FLEXIBLE RAIL APPARATUS AND METHOD - A method and apparatus for performing operations on a work piece comprises a flexible rail system and a multi-axis carriage. The flexible rail system may be capable of being attached to a work surface. The multi-axis carriage may be coupled to the flexible rail system. The multi-axis carriage may be capable of moving along the flexible rail system and may be capable of moving a tool in axes relative to the work surface. The tool may be single use or multi use and may be removably coupled to the frame and or carriage02-18-2010
20090293251Complete machining center and method - A complete machining center has a horizontal machine bed (12-03-2009
20120011691Button-Fixing Member - The invention is to provide a button-fixing member including a hollow post, in which the post has a better fabric-piercing property and therefore is less likely to cause a defective piercing, a poor collapse of the post or a poor fixing of a button. The button-fixing member according to the invention includes a base and a post. The post is hollow and includes a triangular pyramid-shaped or quadrangular pyramid-shaped post top and a cylindrical post barrel which extends between the post top and the base. The post top has three or four pyramid-element faces and three or four ridge portions between the pyramid-element faces. The post barrel has slits or grooves which are elongated in the axial direction at the positions circumferentially corresponding to the ridge portions.01-19-2012
20100050405DEVICE FOR PRECISION MACHINING OR MICROMACHINING WORKPIECES - The disclosure relates to a device for precision machining or micromachining workpieces, with a feed mechanism for transporting at least one workpiece, with a storage device, which includes a magazine for storing at least one workpiece, and with a tool for machining at least one workpiece, wherein the at least one workpiece can be led out of the magazine of the storage device to the feed mechanism, wherein the feed mechanism can be moved such that a workpiece held on the feed mechanism can be transported to the tool, wherein the magazine of the storage device can be moved along a magazine motion path, whose course is aligned at least in part with a workpiece motion path, which is traversed by a workpiece held on the feed mechanism during the transport from the magazine of the storage device to the tool.03-04-2010
20110119883MACHINE FOR CONNECTING METAL PROFILES WITH PLASTIC STRIPS - A machine for connecting elongate metal profiles with plastic strips includes an elongate support table for supporting a pair of the profiles to be connected and a horizontal elongate support beam extending along one side of this table. A support carriage is mounted for movement lengthwise along the beam. There is a drive system for moving the support carriage horizontally on the beam. The machine includes top and bottom tool heads each mounted on the carriage for vertical movement thereon. The top tool head is arranged above the table and the bottom tool head below the table. Further drive systems are able to move the tool heads vertically on the carriage. Strip pullers are provided on the carriage to engage and hold end sections of two plastic strips so that they can be pulled between the two profiles. Clamping rollers are mounted on the tool heads for engaging longitudinal connecting flanges extending along the profiles in order to connect the plastic strips.05-26-2011
20120297598PLANT AND PROCEDURE FOR THE AUTOMATED PRODUCTION OF TRUSS STRUCTURES - Plant for the automated manufacture of truss structures and the process, which includes a zone for positioning the tubes (A) according to the required geometry, a manufacturing zone made up of a zone for joining the heads of the tubes (11-29-2012
20120079695Conventional Table for Testing Lights Along Conveyor Path - A testing table that allows testing lights along its length. The testing table can be used to convey lights along the direction, and to test the lights at different locations along the direction along the conveying. The lights can be cleaned and tested. Empty tubs can be returned.04-05-2012
20130167346X-RAY PROCESSING DEVICE AND X-RAY PROCESSING METHOD - The X-ray processing device comprises a work table on which a processing object is placed, X-ray processors irradiating the processing object placed in a given processing zone on the work table with an X-ray for processing, a pressing member, and X-ray shielding sheets. The pressing member presses and collapses any remaining raised edges at the sides of the processing object. The X-ray shielding sheets are provided on the side of the pressing member that is closest to the processing zone and shield the X-ray from the X-ray processors.07-04-2013
20130174396INSTALLATION FOR MANUFACTURING FIBRE STRINGERS FOR AEROSPACE STRUCTURES - The present invention relates to an installation for manufacturing fibre stringers for aerospace structures formed by at least one swivel-mounted cylindrical carousel, peripherally incorporating a distribution of male configured tools and in relation to said carousel a bed capable of lateral movement, incorporating a distribution of female configured tools, a fibre strip applicator head for making fibre laminates on the male configured tools also being arranged in relation to the carousel, which allows making omega-shaped or T-shaped stringers by means of the interaction of each male configured tool of the carousel with a respective female configured tool of the bed.07-11-2013
20120102700CUTTING AND CLAMPING DEVICE - A cutting and clamping device includes an electrical control box. A base board is mounted atop the electrical control box and includes slide rails and a slide block. A supply mechanism is mounted to the base board for supplying an un-processed part strip. A conveyance mechanism is mounted to the slide block and has one end adjacent to the supply mechanism. A forwarding mechanism is mounted on the conveyance mechanism and includes a sharp tip, which is releasably insertable into positioning holes defined in the part strip. A cutting mechanism is mounted to the slide block and is connected to an opposite end of the conveyance mechanism. The cutting mechanism includes a cutting blade assembly and defines a cutting zone into which the cutting blade assembly is extendable. A clamping and retaining mechanism includes a first clamp assembly, a second clamp assembly, and a retaining assembly.05-03-2012
20080209704Lower Electrode Dressing Tool for Projection Welding - A lower electrode dressing tool for a projection welding machine is disclosed. The present invention includes a rotary dresser that refurbishes a projection welding lower electrode. The dresser utilizes the lower electrode's locating pin that stabilizes the dresser as its rotating cutting elements reshape and resurface the lower electrode. This allows for smoother and more accurate performance of the dresser.09-04-2008
20120124796SYSTEM FOR PRODUCING COMPOSITE BEAMS AND FLOOR STRUCTURES OF BUILDINGS BY MEANS OF BENT SECTIONS MADE OF STEEL AND ANOTHER MATERIAL ATTACHED BY MEANS OF CONNECTORS FORMED IN THE SECTION MADE OF STEEL - The present invention relates to a system for producing composite beams and floor structures of buildings by means of bent sections made of steel and another material attached by means of connectors formed in the section made of steel, made up of sections (05-24-2012
20100154186Positioning, handling and assembling system for manufacture of aeronautical parts - The system has special application in the manufacture of aircraft wing covers (06-24-2010
20080244887Plates and prototype workpieces produced with a device for performing a fast prototyping process - A plate for producing a prototype part using a rapid prototyping process is made of metal, plastic or a metallo-plastic composite material, including thermofusible, thermoplastic and thermosettable materials, and is machined with the machining tool of a prototyping machine which further includes a plate mold integrated in the prototyping machine. The mold is adapted to receive a material matching the shape of the mold, and to subject the plate to a heating/cooling cycle using a heating/cooling device integrated in the mold body, and additionally includes a vat, a base plate, a heating circuit and a fluid circulation circuit.10-09-2008
20120144638DEVICE FOR PRODUCING A HOT-ROLLED THERMAL STRIP, ESPECIALLY MADE OF STRIP-TYPE CONTINUOUS CASTING MATERIAL - An installation for producing hot-rolled steel strip, including a continuous casting machine, a shear, a soaking furnace, a descaler, possibly a roughing train, a finishing train including a multi-stand rolling mill or Steckel mill, a roller table with a cooling zone, and a coiling reel for the hot strip. The casting line and the pass line are arranged parallel or approximately parallel to each other so that the casting direction and the rolling direction are oriented opposite each other and are connected with each other by a reheating furnace. The reheating furnace is a rocker-bar hearth furnace or a walking-beam furnace. The distance between the casting line and the pass line is designed so that a sufficient residence and buffering time for the thin slabs in the reheating furnace is guaranteed. The reheating furnace is designed to hold from three to twelve slabs.06-14-2012
20100000062Method and installation for producing steel products with optimum surface quality - A method for producing steel products (01-07-2010
20120131780MOULDING AND FITTING-TOGETHER SYSTEM - A system for moulding and fitting together a first part and a second part. Two guide rails are parallel to a first direction and, for each guide rail, a carriage moves in translation on the guide rail. For each carriage, a cam carrier moves in translation parallel to the first direction and has a cam, the two ends of which are distant in a fitting-together direction. An assembly bar carries a series of first cavities, each end of which is mounted in one of the two cams. A series of second cavities are provided. An activation device moves the cam carriers and, for each carriage, a locking device locks the carriage alternatively with the cam carrier and the guide rail.05-31-2012
20120291248PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR A COMBINED CASTING AND ROLLING INSTALLATION - An apparatus for producing hot-rolled products in a combined casting-rolling installation when there is a planned or unplanned interruption to production. This can bridge an interruption in production downstream of the cutting-up and delivering device (11-22-2012
20110119882SYSTEM AND METHOD OF FORMING A PROTECTIVE COVERING FOR A WIRE HARNESS - A motion-powered liquid sprayer that can increase the number of rotations of the pump relative to each rotation of the wheel or axle is provided. The sprayer can include a gearing assembly that employs gears to increase the number of pump revolutions as a function of the wheel or axle rotation. The sprayer can also include a gear pump that employs an over-capacity or enhanced gullet together with blow-by spacing to control consistent liquid flow relative to variable motional velocities. Further, the sprayer can include a vertically adjustable nozzle as well as a free reverse rotation wheel hub.05-26-2011
20090307889Uncoiling Device - An uncoiling device having an uncoiler for uncoiling a strip is described. The uncoiler is arranged downstream from a thickness measuring device which measures the thickness of the unwound strip. Said thickness measuring device is arranged downstream from a straightening device which straightens the unwound strip. Said straightening device is arranged downstream from a machining device which further machines the straightened strip. The thickness of the trip is transmitted to a control device which controls the straightening machine and/or the machining device in accordance with the measured thickness of the strip.12-17-2009
20110000063PRODUCTION APPARATUS - A production apparatus of the present invention produces a component assembly to an object to be processed in which a jig for holding a subsidiary component is set to a main component by sequentially performing predetermined processes in a plurality of processing areas (A01-06-2011
20110030185PRODUCTION FACILITY - A production facility, which can produce a product efficiently while saving the space of the facility, is disclosed. The production facility comprises: a plurality of machine tools 02-10-2011
20120272493MANUFACTURING APPARATUS FOR HEAT EXCHANGER FINS - A feeding apparatus for feeding metal strips in a feeding direction includes a plurality of reciprocating members on which feed pins inserted inside through-holes of the metal strips are provided and a driving means that converts up-down movement of a press apparatus to reciprocal movement in the feeding direction to reciprocally move the reciprocating members. In a predetermined half cycle of an up-down movement of the press apparatus, the driving means moves first reciprocating members in the feeding direction in a state where the feed pins have been inserted into the through-holes and returns other reciprocating members in the opposite direction in a state where the feed pins have been lowered, and in the remaining half cycle, the driving means raises and lowers the feed pins of the reciprocating members.11-01-2012
20090235506Machine to produce expanded metal spirally lock-seamed tubing from solid coil stock - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-24-2009
20080222869MACHINE TO PRODUCE EXPANDED METAL SPIRALLY LOCK-SEAMED TUBING FROM SOLID COIL STOCK - An apparatus for expanding metal and forming tubing combines two metal-forming operations into a single process. Tubing, such as that used for filters, is desirably expanded so that air or liquid may pass thru “diamonds” formed in the tubing. Expanding metal and forming tubing is accomplished in a single, continuous process by first slitting and expanding the metal, and then locking its seams to form a spiral pipe. This avoids depending on vendors for delivery of expanded metal at fluctuating prices, eliminates intermediate steps of handling the coils, and eliminates rusting while the expanded steel coils await formation into tubing. Tubing made from expanded metal may be used for air filters, oil filters, water filters, separators and other types of filters. Double-wall HVAC ducting systems or silencers can also use expanded material for reducing heat transfer and noise.09-18-2008
20080196230APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR FORMING A TUBE WITH A TETRAGONAL CROSS-SECTION, HAVING A REINFORCED END - An apparatus for cold-forming a workpiece having a substantially round cross-section and an elongate body into a tube having a main portion with a substantially tetragonal cross-section and a reinforced end. The apparatus includes a die in which a received portion of the body of the workpiece is receivable and from which a preselected portion of the body extends, and a first punch adapted to bend the preselected portion radially outwardly to form a curled end. The apparatus also includes a second punch to form the curled end into a round reinforced end, and a die subassembly for forming the received portion of the body of the workpiece into the main portion of the tube having the substantially tetragonal cross-section and for forming the round reinforced end into the reinforced end of the tube.08-21-2008
20090241314TWISTED WIRE AND METHOD OF PRODUCING TWISTED WIRE - A twisted wire 10-01-2009
20100287753DEVICE FOR MOLDING BISTABLE MAGNETIC ALLOY WIRE - A device for molding a bistable magnetic alloy wire having a feed reel, a feed roller, a furnace, a positioning roller, a receiving roller, and a receiving reel; a winch for passing the alloy wire through is disposed between the positioning roller and the receiving roller; the winch rotates around its axis; at least three wheels are distributed along the axis of the winch; the alloy wire passes an upper tangent point and a lower tangent point of an outer circle of the wheel; and the upper tangent point and the lower tangent point are disposed on the top and the bottom of the axis of the winch, respectively.11-18-2010

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