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CONDITION RESPONSIVE CONTROL OF DRIVE TRANSMISSION OR PUMP DISPLACEMENT

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417 - Pumps

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
417218000 Adjustable cam or linkage 42
417213000 Having condition responsive pumped fluid control 23
417223000 Disconnectable drive element (e.g., clutch, belt, shifter, etc.) 12
417214000 Having means to hold or resist movement of pumping element 3
20090214359LIQUID PUMP FOR AN INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE AND DEVICE FOR HEATING LIQUID - A liquid pump for an internal combustion engine having a housing in which a pump rotational shaft is accommodated, in particular a water pump of a heat exchanger circuit of a vehicle, and an eddy current arrangement is provided at least partially inside the housing of the liquid pump. The invention furthermore relates to a device for heating a liquid.08-27-2009
20110150670TRANSMISSION PUMP WITH ONE-WAY CLUTCH FUNCTION AND METHOD OF ASSEMBLING PUMP HUB FOR A TORQUE CONVERTER TO A TRANSMISSION PUMP - A pump for a transmission, including: a housing with a pneumatic port; and a gear for engaging with a pump hub for a torque converter, wherein the pneumatic port is for introducing compressed air into the housing to restrict rotation of the gear. In an example embodiment, restricting rotation of the gear is to prevent rotation of the gear when the gear is interfaced with the pump hub to rotationally lock the gear with the pump hub. A pump for a transmission, including: a housing; a gear for engaging with a pump hub for a torque converter; and, an element for enabling rotation of the gear in a first rotational direction and locking the gear with respect to rotation in a second rotational direction, opposite the first rotational direction. In an example embodiment the element includes a one-way clutch.06-23-2011
20100322788AUXILIARY BRAKING DEVICE FOR WELLHEAD HAVING PROGRESSIVE CAVITY PUMP - An auxiliary braking device can be used for wellhead applications having a progressive cavity pump. A housing of the device independently mounts on the pump's existing drive using a mounting member, and an adapter on the housing connects to a rotatable drive shaft of the pump. A hydraulic motor on the housing has a motor shaft mechanically coupled to the adapter by a plurality of gears or the like. A control valve couples to the hydraulic motor and operates to control communication of hydraulic fluid through the hydraulic motor, thereby controlling rotation of the rotatable shaft. A controller and electric sensors can operated the control valve in response to the sensed rotation of the shaft. Alternatively, mechanical mechanisms can operate the control valve in response to the rotation of the drive shaft.12-23-2010
417216000 Plural pumps with individual or relative control 2
20080247882Split-Pressure Dual Pump Hydraulic Fluid Supply System for a Multi-Speed Transmission and Method - A split-pressure, dual-pump system for supplying hydraulic fluid to a multi-speed transmission is provided. The system includes a low-pressure work circuit operatively connected to a fixed displacement pump, and a high-pressure work circuit operatively connected to a variable displacement pump. The system also includes a regulator valve fluidly coupled to the variable displacement pump via a decrease circuit and an overage circuit for regulating the flow of fluid to the high-pressure work circuit. The invention consists of separating the high-pressure needs of the system into a separate work circuit from the low-pressure needs of the system, and optimizing pump design separately for each work circuit to maximize transmission efficiency and reduce parasitic losses. A method of supplying hydraulic fluid to a multi-speed transmission at variable flow and pressure is also provided.10-09-2008
20130129529PRECISION PUMP WITH MULTIPLE HEADS - A pump for one or more different process fluids is provided including a pumping chamber having a process fluid inlet and outlet coupled to a process fluid valve on each pumping chamber for selectively preventing and allowing flow of process fluid through the pumping chamber. An actuation mechanism for pumping actuating fluid to actuating fluid chambers is provided that is in communication with the actuating fluid chambers to permit flow into each actuating fluid chamber of incompressible actuating fluid. A diaphragm separates each pumping chamber from an associated actuating fluid chamber for separating process fluid from actuating fluid. The actuation mechanism is removable by a quick disconnect that provides for disconnection of the activation mechanism without affecting process fluid. Operation of the actuation mechanism to displace actuating fluid causes actuating fluid to flow only into each actuating fluid chamber having an opened process fluid valve, resulting in pumping.05-23-2013
417217000 Reversible flow pump 1
20090155093HYDRAULIC DEVICE WITH A LUBRICATING PUMP - The invention relates to a hydraulic device with a supply line for pressurized hydraulic fluid and with a lubricating pump that is connected to the supply line in a fluidic fashion. The lubricating pump comprises a hydraulic inlet, a pump element for conveying a lubricant from a reservoir to at least one lubricating point of the hydraulic device, and mechanism for producing a pump stroke of the pump element. The mechanism for producing a pump stroke comprises a base body, a piston unit movable in the base body, and a reversing mechanism for reversing the direction of movement of at least one element of the piston unit. The reversing mechanism comprises at least one bypass formed by at least one recess, and at least one elastic element acting upon the piston unit in a first direction oriented toward the hydraulic inlet whereby the piston unit can be displaced in the base body in an oscillating fashion between a closed position in which a fluid connection between the hydraulic inlet and the hydraulic outlet is blocked, and an open position in which said fluid connection is unblocked in order to produce a pump stroke of the pump element.06-18-2009
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20090196767SERVICE PACK VARIABLE DISPLACEMENT PUMP - A service pack, in certain embodiments, includes an engine, a variable displacement pump coupled to the engine, and a controller configured to control displacement of the variable displacement pump in response to a load condition associated with the engine. A method of managing power of an engine-driven system, in certain embodiments, includes sensing a load associated with an engine coupled to a variable displacement pump. The method also includes adjusting pump displacement of the variable displacement pump in response to the sensed load and one or more limits associated with the engine.08-06-2009
20080260545Variable Capacity Oil Pump - The invention relates to a wind turbine being provided with a fluid displacement means for ensuring a certain increased pumping capacity at a certain reduced rotational speed of the main shaft of the rotor and thus of a drive shaft from a gear box of the wind turbine. The invention also relates to a wind turbine being provided with fluid displacement means for ensuring a certain increased pumping capacity at a certain increased rotational speed of the main shaft of the rotor and thus of a drive shaft from a gear box of the wind turbine. The means may be mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic or electrical. Additionally, the invention relates to a method for operating a wind turbine being provided with such fluid displacement means.10-23-2008
20100040484VARIABLE VOLUME CLEARANCE POCKET FOR A RECIPROCATING COMPRESSOR CYLINDER - A controllable variable volume clearance pocket for reciprocating compressor cylinders is disclosed. The invention includes a device for varying the clearance volume of a variable volume clearance pocket in a controlled manner. The device can be used repeatedly to change the compressor cylinder clearance volume as required to control compressor capacity and power required from the compressor driver. The device is typically mounted on the outer or head end of a reciprocating compressor cylinder, but can also be scaled and configured for use either in conjunction with a variable clearance volume unloader operating over a reciprocating compressor valve pocket or a special port in a reciprocating compressor body.02-18-2010
20090304528Electrical Signal Input Type Displacement Control Device and Hydraulic Equipment - An electrical signal input type displacement control device capable of reducing pipes on hydraulic equipment, and hydraulic equipment including the same. The pump equipment includes two the pump units. Electrical regulators are disposed for the pump units. In each of the electrical regulators, a solenoid proportional valve changes a supply status of driving oil. A pilot piston activates a servo switching valve in accordance with a supply status of the supplied driving oil, and controls a supply status of mechanism driving oil supplied to a servo mechanism. Servo mechanisms change the capacities of the pump units in accordance with the supply status. In the electrical regulators, a driving oil passage connects the input port to an inter-pump passage.12-10-2009
20130058801HYBRID COMPRESSOR FOR AN AIR-CONDITIONING CIRCUIT - The invention relates to a hybrid compressor (03-07-2013
20090269215"Hydrostatic Pump" - A hydrostatic pump (10-29-2009
20090269213Method of controlling a hydraulic system - A method of controlling a hydraulic system having a variable displacement pump operatively coupled to an engine. The method includes detecting a speed of the engine, and determining a desired power value of the pump. The method also includes identifying an allowable power value that may be expended by the pump at the detected speed. The method also includes selecting a pump power value. The selected pump power value is the lower of the allowable power value and the desired power value. The method further includes adjusting the pump to deliver the selected pump power value.10-29-2009
20090269214Hydrostatic Pump With A Mechanical Displacement Volume Control - A hydrostatic pump (10-29-2009
20090252620Reinforced smart mud pump - A pump system for movement of fluids having a reciprocating piston power pump having at least three reciprocating pistons operable to displace fluid from a housing having a pumping chamber, an integrally forged crankshaft operably connected to the pistons, at least one sensor operable to sense ambient conditions on the pump, and a computer control for processing data from the sensor to regulate the operation of the pump in response to the data. The system also utilizes protective infused treatments for lubricity and enhanced lubrication sprayers and a reset relief valve and pressure sensors operably connected to the computer system for control and monitoring of the pump.10-08-2009
20080206069Method for Prevention/Detection of Mechanical Overload in a Reciprocating Gas Compressor - Mechanical overloads in a reciprocating gas compressor can cause irreparable damage to compressor components if the source of the overloads is not repaired. A method of detecting mechanical overloads includes applying an overload indicator across an interface between components in the compressor, and observing a mechanical condition of the overload indicator. The mechanical condition of the overload indicator is indicative of whether the compressor experienced a mechanical overload. By placing the indicator in an appropriate location in the compressor, overload conditions can be checked during routine inspections and maintenance checks.08-28-2008
20130216402WATER PUMP - A water pump includes a base, a cam, a joint, and a piston. The base includes a PTO-attachment portion, a cam-attachment portion, a first contact surface, and a second contact surface. The cam includes a central opening, a first cam contact surface, and a second cam contact surface, wherein the cam-attachment portion of the base extends into the central opening. The joint pivotally couples the cam to the cam-attachment portion of the base. In a first operating position of the cam, the first contact surface engages the first cam contact surface so that the cam is positioned at a first angle relative to the axis of PTO rotation. In a second operating position of the cam, the second contact surface engages the second cam contact surface so that the cam is positioned at a second angle, greater than the first angle, relative to the axis of PTO rotation.08-22-2013
20090232666Linear Compressor - The present invention discloses a linear compressor in which a piston is driven by a linear motor and linearly reciprocated inside a cylinder to suck, compress and discharge refrigerants. Even though load is varied, the linear compressor performs the operation in a resonance state by estimating a natural frequency of the piston and synchronizing an operation frequency of the linear motor with the natural frequency of the piston, and efficiently handles the load by varying a compression capacity by changing a stroke of the piston.09-17-2009
20100183450STROKE-REGULATED LINEAR COMPRESSOR - A linear compressor having an electromagnet; an oscillating body movably guided in an oscillating fashion in the alternating field of the electromagnet; a cylinder; a piston connected to the oscillating body and movable back and forth inside the cylinder; a power supply circuit to supply the electromagnet with an alternating current; a proximity sensor to detect whether a distance between the piston and the end face of the cylinder falls below a predetermined threshold value; and a control circuit to detect a time period in which the distance between the piston and the end face of the cylinder falls below the threshold value and to regulate an amplitude and/or a phase of the alternating current if the time period deviates from a positive setpoint value.07-22-2010
20100310386HYDRAULIC DAMPING ASSEMBLY AND REGULATING SYSTEM - For both adjustable flow restrictors D12-09-2010
20100303642CONTROLLER AND WORK MACHINE PROVIDED THEREWITH - A controller includes: a storage unit that stores a map in which an operation amount and an upper limit value of suction horsepower of a hydraulic pump are associated with each other, for each operation content identified by a cylinder that is an operation object out of the cylinders, and by a direction of operation performed on this cylinder; an operation horsepower determination unit that determines the upper limit value of suction horsepower for each cylinder by using the map stored in the storage unit when an actuation command relating to at least one cylinder is input by an operation lever; a high-level selection unit that selects the maximum upper limit value of suction horsepower out of the upper limit values of suction horsepower determined by the operation horsepower determination unit; and a regulator that regulates a displacement of the hydraulic pump so as to obtain horsepower equal to or lower than the suction horsepower selected by the high-level selection unit.12-02-2010
20120034107ROTARY VACUUM PUMP WITH A DEVICE FOR DECOUPLING THE DRIVING MOTOR - A rotary vacuum pump comprises, between the rotor (02-09-2012
20100028167INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE SAME - Immediately after startup of the engine, secondary air is supplied by an air pump into each exhaust branch passage via a secondary-air supply passage. A pressure sensor is disposed in the secondary-air supply passage. An output voltage of the pressure sensor decreases as the battery voltage decreases. When the battery voltage is lower than a permissible voltage, the output value of the pressure sensor is inhibited from being used as an output value representing the pressure. Thus, atmospheric pressure can be accurately detected.02-04-2010
20100092311DISPLACEMENT CONTROL VALVE FOR VARIABLE DISPLACEMENT COMPRESSOR - The present invention provides a displacement control valve for a variable displacement compressor, the displacement control valve including a valve housing, in which a discharge chamber passage and a crank chamber passage are provided, and a valve body for opening and closing the valve, characterized in that a motor rotates the valve body to open and close the valve. Therefore, the present invention can reduce the overall length of the displacement control valve to reduce the size of the compressor, thereby achieving a compact structure of the compressor.04-15-2010
20100209260DEVICE FOR ADJUSTING THE STROKE VOLUME OF HYDRAULIC PISTON MACHINES - A device for adjusting the swept volume of a first piston machine (08-19-2010
20100047083HIGH PRESSURE PUMP OF VARIABLE DISPLACEMENT - A variable-volume pump comprises one or more reciprocating pistons within respective reciprocating cylinders. The phase relationship between the reciprocating piston(s) and the reciprocating cylinder(s) determines the volumetric output of the pump.02-25-2010
20090060755MICROPUMP - A micropump that includes: a tube frame including an elastic tube, and a tube guide groove for attachment of the tube in the form of an arc; a cam drive wheel whose rotation center is the same as an arc center of the tube guide groove, and moves in response to a motor that can be rotated in forward and reverse directions; a first cam that is axially fixed to a center axis of the cam drive wheel, and is provided with a finger depression section at a circumferential portion thereof; a second cam that is pivotally supported by the center axis of the cam drive wheel to be able to rotate, and is provided with a finger depression section at a circumferential portion thereof; and a plurality of fingers provided between the tube and the respective finger depression sections of the first and second cams radially from the rotation center. The micropump can be in a first state of continuously feeding a fluid by, when the first cam is rotated in the forward direction, the first cam pushing and rotating the second cam in the same direction, by the finger depression sections of the first and second cams respectively depressing the fingers one by one, and by the fingers sequentially closing and opening the tube repeatedly from a fluid inflow side to a fluid outflow side, a second state of rotating only the first cam in the reverse direction at a time of, in the first state, a detection of a position where the finger depression section of the second cam releases the tube from depression by the fingers, and a third state of stopping the first cam from rotating at a time of, in the second state, a detection of a position where the first cam releases the tube from depression by the fingers. The first state is retained by a drive command coming from the micropump being in the third state.03-05-2009
20120082570DUAL DRIVE PUMP SYSTEM - A dual drive pump system for rear wheel or front wheel drive automatic transmission in a motor vehicle includes a dual drive pump disposed off-axis of the transmission input shaft axis and driven by a gear train driven by a hub. The dual drive pump is also driven by a gear train driven by an auxiliary motor. Torque multiplication through the gear train allows the dual drive pump to have a smaller displacement while still providing the hydraulic pressure needs of the transmission. The dual drive pump may be driven by either an engine or the auxiliary motor depending on the operating conditions of the motor vehicle.04-05-2012
20130136624CONTROL APPARATUS OF WORKING VEHICLE AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF - A control apparatus of a working vehicle including a hydraulic pump driven by an engine and two hydraulic motors connected in parallel to the hydraulic pump, a clutch being released or engaged so that a power is transmitted to one of the hydraulic motors via the clutch, includes: a load detection unit determining a load of the working vehicle from a throttle output amount and an engine speed of the engine; and a control unit reducing a pump injection amount of the hydraulic pump under an upper limit injection amount of the hydraulic pump predetermined based on the load at a time of release shift control of the clutch and increasing a pump injection amount of the hydraulic pump under a lower limit injection amount of the hydraulic pump predetermined based on the load at a time of engagement shift control of the clutch.05-30-2013
20120275933HYDRAULIC APPARATUS RETURN TO NEUTRAL MECHANISM - A hydraulic apparatus is provided with a return to neutral mechanism for returning a trunnion control bracket arm to a neutral position. The return to neutral mechanism comprises a pair of springs, one spring connecting a fixed bracket to a first rotatable bracket and the other spring connecting the fixed bracket to a second rotatable bracket. The mechanism uses springs with different spring constants and the springs are attached to the brackets in a single plane.11-01-2012
20130156612OIL INJECTION DEVICE FOR VARIABLE-SPEED SCROLL REFRIGERATION COMPRESSOR - The oil injection device according to the invention includes an oil pump designed to be rotationally coupled to the electric motor of a compressor and including inlet and outlet ports, an oil injection duct connected to the first outlet port and designed to supply a compression stage of the compressor with oil, and an oil return duct connected to the first outlet port and designed to return the oil into an oil sump of the compressor. The pressure losses in the oil injection duct are primarily singular pressure losses proportional to the square of the oil flow rate passing through the oil injection duct. The pressure losses in the oil return duct are primarily pressure losses due to friction proportional to the oil flow rate passing through the oil return duct.06-20-2013
20130183169PROPULSION AND MOTION-TRANSMISSION ASSEMBLY, IN PARTICULAR FOR A ROTARY-WING AIRCRAFT - A propulsion and motion-transmission assembly (07-18-2013
20130189125Compressed-air compressor - A compressed-air compressor, the compressor having a cylinder; a piston mounted to slide along the cylinder and define, inside the cylinder, a variable-volume compression chamber; and an actuator assembly connected to the piston to impart to the piston a reciprocating travel, along the cylinder, between a top dead centre position and a bottom dead centre position; the actuator assembly having a belt drive; and the cylinder having a vent hole formed, at most, at 07-25-2013
20130209283Hydraulic Working Machine - An exhaust gas temperature raising processing system, which increases a load acting on an engine to raise the exhaust gas temperature, includes an electric assist motor connected to the engine and an inverter for adjusting a torque of the electric assist motor. It also includes a main controller having a first determination unit for determining whether or not an actuator control valve is in a non-feed state and a second determination unit for determining whether or not clogging has occurred on a filter of an exhaust gas purification system. When the non-feed state is determined by the first determination unit and clogging is determined to have occurred on the filter by the second determination unit, the main controller drives the electric assist motor to generate electric power such that a load acting on the engine is increased.08-15-2013

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