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The rotary machine, particularly for manufacturing bellows-type articles, includes a shaping device with a rotor. The shaft of the rotor has mounted thereon a drum carrying slides, each slide being adapted to accommodate a hollow blank, to advance it into the axial bore of the respective female die and to fill the inte...
A method for producing an integral titanium alloy article having at least two regions, each region having a distinct microstructure is provided. The method comprises heat treating one or more selected region(s) of the article at a temperature greater than the beta-transus temperature of the region(s), while simultaneou...
A handling device for a stocker, for storing various articles or containers, has a pair of engaging members for storing or extracting the articles, in which the engaging members have unbalanced engaging forces and the articles are aligned in one direction by the unbalanced engaging forces....
The present invention teaches novel articles of apparel and protective equipment including light-cure materials having a permanent memory capability. Accordingly, the present invention can be used to make shin-guards, knee pads, thigh pads, hip pads, rib guards, shoulder pads, elbow pads, biceps pads, forearm pads, glo...
A method for molding rubber articles having a transparent coating thereon which includes coating the outer surface of an uncured rubber article with an aqueous composition containing a preformed latex binder, an emulsifying agent, an inorganic fluoro-containing compound having a refractive index of from 1.32 to 1.49 an...
A heat insulating ceramic insert-cast article for an internal combustion engine, comprising a ceramic liner and a metallic member enclosing an outer periphery of the ceramic liner. The ceramic liner is adapted to contact exhaust gases. A joint boundary between the ceramic liner and the metallic member is constituted by...
A surface-decorated article by noble metal having a decorating matter of noble metal fused to the surface of a ceramic article. The decorating matter has a dual layer structure of a frit layer and an insulating noble metal film layer, which film layer comprising golden components of 60-90% Au, 3-15% Si, 2-11% In and 2-...
An alloy comprising rhodium, aluminum, and chromium, wherein a microstructure of the alloy comprises a face-centered-cubic phase and a B2-structured phase and is essentially free of an L12-structured phase at temperatures greater than about 1000° C., and a gas turbine engine component comprising the alloy....
A plurality of layers of sheet material, to be joined to one another along desired seam lines to produce garment components or other articles, are supported on a supporting surface. An applicator member movable in the plane of the supporting surface deposits a bonding agent along the seam lines. This deposition of the ...
In a storage facility for heavy coils or the like, coils are transported to and from stationary rests by a first carriage which include a hydraulic lift. The first carriage is carried by a second carriage which moves perpendicularly to the path of the first carriage and which has its own heavy article-supporting rest. ...
In the coating of rubber surfaces with adherent slip coatings the need for release agents is avoided by selecting as the slip coating a synthetic polymer latex composition consisting essentially of about 5 to 95% by weight of a film-forming, non-elastomeric synthetic polymer component (1) having an elongation of at lea...
This invention concerns fibers of amorphous polyesters of terephthalic acid or an ester forming derivative thereof and from about 60 mole percent to 100 mole percent 1,2-propylene glycol and from 0 to about 40 mole percent ethylene glycol. These fibers are useful for the production of bonded coherent cigarette filters,...
Novel breathable environmentally stable, water weakenable films, fibers, and articles, useful for disposable applications and methods for making them are disclosed. The films, fibers and articles are manufactured from novel polymer blends and demonstrate improved stability and enhanced strength when exposed to environm...
Drug delivery articles employ an electrical resistance heating element and an electrical power source to provide a dose of a drug in aerosol form. The articles advantageously comprise a disposable portion and a reusable controller. The disposable portion, normally includes a drug and an air permeable resistance heating...
The present invention provides multiple grade, composite cemented carbide articles and a method of making such articles. The cemented carbide articles comprise carbides of different grades (or different compositions and/or microstructures) and, therefore, correspondingly different properties at different locations in t...
A raw material formed by a mixture of, for example, soybean protein and water, is extruded by an extruder. Then, high-frequency electroconductive heating is performed by placing the material between a pair of electrodes and applying a voltage between the electrodes. As a result, a biodegradable molded article is obtain...
A composition useful for molding into articles such as food containers, soft drink bottles, cured structural plastics and the like, comprising molding or fiber grade linear or unsaturated polyester or polycarbonate having copolymerized therein a total of from 1.0 to about 5,000 ppm, of the residue of one or a mixture o...
A rubber composition comprising (1) a diene rubber, (2) a highly saturated rubber, and (3) a block copolymer that comprises a diene polymer block A and a hydrogenated diene polymer block B and has a primary structure selected from the following structures: (A-B) X , (A-B) X -A, and B-(A-B) X (wherein X ...
This invention pertains fasteners which are characterized by easy insertion and extraordinarily difficult separation of items that they attach together. This is achieved by a combination of snapping segments with an elastic body disposed at least under the head of the fastener. The snapping segments may comprise anti-o...
Polyetherimide foam materials, articles that include these foam materials and methods of making these foam materials and articles. The foam extrusion process uses selected blowing agents, equipment design and processing conditions to produce continuously extruded foam with a substantially uniform cell size in a lower d...
The invention relates to the use of a cleaning agent which comprises at least two different surfactants, selected from the group including cationic, nonionic and amphoteric surfactants, and which has, when diluted in an aqueous solution and ready for use, a pH of at least 10.5. The cleaning agent is used for killing/in...
Hard imaging methods, hard imaging device fabrication methods, hard imaging devices, hard imaging device optical scanning systems, and articles of manufacture are described. According to one embodiment, a hard imaging method includes providing image data corresponding to a hard image to be formed; generating light resp...
A point-of-sale apparatus for making customized chocolate articles includes one or more temperature-controlled chocolate tempering machine(s) for melting and storing tempered liquid chocolate, a dispenser for dispensing the liquid chocolate into a cavity formed in a single-use mold, a dispenser for depositing one or mo...
Surgical instruments, implantable articles and surgical procedures disclosed for treating medical disorders, particularly incontinence. Improved surgical sling procedures are disclosed. Novel surgical instruments and kits for use in sling procedures are also disclosed. The present invention affords options for surgeons...