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A transmission includes a first shifting part and a second shifting part which shift power of an internal combustion engine, a first shift clutch transmitting...
Wire drum window regulator
A guide rail assembly includes a guide rail, a slider that slides along the guide rail, a wire fixed to the slider, and upper and lower wire feeders located at...
Lens cover of a mirror for a vehicle
Encoder reset device and method
An encoder reset device and method that allows for an encoder to be reset and/or recharged at virtually any location. A reset device and method of the present...
Method of selecting an audio source
A system and method for selecting an audio source is disclosed. The system and method can be used to prevent the selection of a hard disk drive as an audio...
Scalable tubular mechanical energy harvesting device
The present invention generally relates to devices and methods for converting mechanical energy into electrical energy to power electronic devices. Some...
Fuel cell system with a first and second electrically conductive casing
In a fuel cell system, an electrically conductive first case unit and an electrically conductive second case unit are fixed by screws such that insulating...
Structure for holding fixing screws
In a fastening portion for fastening an upper retaining portion and a lower retaining portion by means of a mounting screw, the upper retaining portion has a...
Drain structure of roof panel
A roof panel attached to a roof of a vehicle so that the roof panel can be tilted up, and a wind lip provided in peripheral edge portion of the lower surface of...
Vacuum-operated vehicle glass handling system
A vacuum-operated vehicle glass handling system includes a plurality of suction cups movably disposed on a frame. A powered vacuum source is fluidly connected to...
Control system and method for lock up clutch
A lock-up clutch control method and apparatus controls a lock-up state of a torque converter interposed between a drive unit and a transmission on a vehicle....
Control method of compression self ignition internal combustion engine
An engine 1 provided with a fuel injection mechanism (a fuel injection system 18 and an FI control unit 41) that supplies fuel of arbitrary quantity into a...
Camshaft, method of manufacturing cam for camshaft, and method of
manufacturing shaft for camshaft
A method of manufacturing a cam for a camshaft, comprising the steps of continuously applying, to a billet having a volume larger by a specified volume than a...
A bolt-tightening tool for tightening two bolts at the same time. The bolt-tightening tool includes a first rotating shaft coupled with a motor shaft and a...
Method for measuring shear load of fastening tool
A method for measuring shear load of a fastening tool, which comprises the steps of: positioning an optical fiber sensor on a surface of a fastening tool to be...
Excitation test method and apparatus for vehicle
A vehicle excitation testing system and method can include a device for simulating a vehicular motion and vehicular vibration and then measuring response. The...
Wheel for a motorcycle
Motor scooter or motor scooter replica
Automobile and/or replica thereof
Automobile and/or replica thereof
Position measurement method, an apparatus, a computer program and a method
for generating calibration information
A method for measuring a position of an object according to an image of the object captured by a camera unit. The method includes the following steps:...
3-dimensional image display device and 3-dimensional image display
To contrive a reduction in the overall size of the device in the case of arranging at least two screens, to reduce color shading of a 3-dimensional image, and...
Moving body, and electronic key system for moving body
An electronic key system 100 for a moving body, for example an all-terrain vehicle 10, includes an electronic key 11 and a control unit 50. The electronic key 11...
Electric motor and method of driving the same
This electric motor of the present invention is formed by an inner circumferential side rotor, an outer circumferential side rotor, and a planetary gear...
Feeder line and terminal connection structure in stator, and joining
In this feeder line and terminal connection structure, each of feeder lines is positioned shifted in an axial direction of a stator for each phase, and includes...
Fuel cell and fuel cell stack
A fuel cell includes an electrolyte electrode assembly and separators. The separator has a fuel gas supply passage, a fuel gas distribution passage, an...
CVT having low holding position and overdrive holding position
A transmission including a primary shaft rotatably supported, a drive pulley mounted on the primary shaft, a secondary shaft rotatably supported, a driven pulley...
Marine propulsion machine provided with drive shaft
An outboard motor S has a first drive shaft 31 directly interlocked with an engine E, a second drive shaft 32, an intermediate gear mechanism 33 interlocking the...
Vehicle lamp assembly
A vehicle lamp assembly includes a light source unit (e.g., one or more LEDs) mounted to an associated vehicle for providing illumination and a heat sink...
Supporting structure of stabilizer to vehicle body
A supporting structure of a stabilizer to a vehicle body including a twist-deformable torsion bar having a pair of arms at respective ends thereof, the arms...
Dual-membered suctional gasket
The invention provides a novel dual-membered suctional gasket which has a reliable function to fit and fix the gasket to an object to be sealed, and also...
Protective cover for the underside of a vehicle
A protective cover for the underside of a vehicle is formed substantially from plastic and can provide a skid plate for the vehicle. The protective cover...
Mounting structure for an oil level sight glass for an internal combustion
engine and engine incorporating same
A crankcase having a mounting structure configured to receive an oil level sight glass fitted on a lower outer portion of the crankcase in a through hole formed...
Torque sensor with a resin housing and a method of manufacturing the same
The torque sensor includes a plurality of coil units having a substantially cylindrical shape, the coil units including a plurality of detection coils arranged...
Device for supplying secondary air in a gas turbine engine
In a device for supplying secondary air in a gas turbine engine provided with an inner shaft (8) and a hollow outer shaft (7) coaxially nested with each other, a...
Shell for electric connector
Electrical cable connector
System and method of estimating joint loads in a three-dimensional system
A method for estimating joint load at a joint of a segment. The method comprises the steps of receiving kinematic data, determining a modified acceleration using...
Direct method for modeling non-rigid motion with thin plate spline
A system and a method model the motion of a non-rigid object using a thin plate spline (TPS) transform. A first image of a video sequence is received, and a...
Motor protective device
A heating value calculation part obtains a substantial heating value based on the difference between a heating value and a radiating value attributed to a motor...
Controller for motor
There is provided a controller for a motor capable of changing the phase difference between two rotors that can prevent demagnetization of permanent magnets or...
Controller for motor
A change in torque produced by a motor having two rotors is reduced when the motor operates in a low-velocity and low-torque operational state. The motor has a...
Fuel cell capable of preventing anode oxidation
A fuel cell includes an electrolyte electrode assembly including a cathode, and an anode, and an electrolyte interposed between the cathode and the anode. The...
A raw steel is coated with or surrounded by a boron compound (step S1). A coating film of h-BN is formed on the surface of the raw steel. Then, the raw steel is...
Bicycle transmission apparatus including a one-way clutch and a slide
mechanism, and bicycle incorporating same
A transmission mechanism obtains reduced cost by facilitating a process for guide grooves formed on an inner cylinder of a ball spline mechanism and regulates a...
Outboard engine unit
In an outboard engine unit, a cover assembly, defining a lower half section of an engine room, is composed of left and right cover members each formed of resin,...
Vehicle seat having an integral, retractable step
A vehicle seat with an integral retractable step. A generally hollow base is attached to a floor of a vehicle, the base having a pair of side walls. A generally...
Load-carrying bed system and construction
A load-carrying bed system for attachment to a frame of a vehicle includes a headboard member adapted for securement to a first support component associated with...
Brake hose support structure
A brake hose support structure for a vehicle having a first brake hose connected to a master cylinder, and second and third brake hoses connected respectively to...
A clamping apparatus detachably clamps a work on a pallet. When a second pressing plate moves down from the unclamped state of a first position, elastic force of...