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Fuel cell and fuel cell stack
A fuel cell includes a membrane electrode assembly, and a first and second separators for sandwiching the membrane electrode assembly. The first separator has an...
Vehicle seat, vehicle seat storage structure and vehicle seat structure
A vehicle seat is provided which includes a seat base detachably mounted on a vehicle floor, a seat cushion detachably provided on the seat base, and a backrest...
Convenient storage solutions in cargo area
A vehicle cargo storage system includes a plurality of bins, trays, tracks, and covers. The tray is received within one of the bins and is movable from a normal...
Front vehicle body structure
Front vehicle body structure includes left and right front side frames, a subframe provided on the undersides of the side frames, and left and right mounting...
Vehicle sub-frame attachment apparatus and method
The present apparatus and method relates to improvements in stiffening elements within a vehicle body structure at a sub-frame attachment point. In a first...
Seat for vehicle use
In a back portion of a seat back provided with a lumbar support portion 20 and a side support portion 21, a seat back cover 30 for covering a back face of the...
Power unit cooling device
A centrifugal fan is mounted to an inner plate of a centrifugal clutch as a heat-generating rotating device, and an intake port of a casing is formed near a...
Power module driving control apparatus and hybrid vehicle
To provide a power module driving control apparatus and a hybrid vehicle capable of obtaining sufficient accelerator response despite adoption of a speed sensing...
Front rotary working machine
A front rotary working machine is provided which has rotary working portions disposed at a front portion of a transmission case, and a front wheel disposed...
System and method for vehicle defogging condition calculation and control
A method and apparatus for controlling a vehicle HVAC system to automatically defog a windshield glass and to prevent fogging or condensation of the windshield...
EGR failure determination system and control system for internal
An EGR failure determination system for an internal combustion engine, which is capable of accurately determining failures of both an external EGR device and an...
Machine provided with pulsating oil pressure reducing device
A pulsating oil pressure reducing device 40 for an internal combustion engine has an oil chamber 41 for reducing pulsating oil pressure in a discharge passage 30...
Lift-variable valve-operating system for internal combustion engine
A lift-variable valve-operating system for an internal combustion engine, comprising: subsidiary cams which are swingably supported on a movable support shaft...
Cylinder block and cylinder sleeve, method of producing cylinder block and
cylinder sleeve by friction stir...
A cylinder sleeve for being inserted in a cylinder bore defined in a block body of a cylinder block for an internal combustion engine. The cylinder bore includes...
Mulching system for a lawn mower
A lawn mower having upper and lower cutter blades in a cutter housing is provided. The blades are disposed with a phase difference such that upper blade edge...
Door for vehicle having a door glass with projecting portions
A door for a vehicle includes a run channel and a door glass slidable up and down along the run channel. A rear edge of the door glass, which is in sliding...
Method and device for measuring dimension of constant velocity joint
A method and a device for measuring the dimensions of a constant velocity joint. In the method, for example, the cylindrical part of an outer member with a...
Wheel for motorcycle
Fender for an automobile
Electric double layer capacitor and electrolytic solution therefor
In an electric double layer capacitor and electrolytic solution, decomposition of at least one of an open-chain carbonate and a cyclic carbonate can be...
An electrochromic mirror including a glass substrate, a transparent conductive film formed on the back of the glass substrate, an electrochromic layer formed on...
System for controlling charging of secondary battery
To provide a system for controlling the charging of a secondary battery (battery), which is capable of keeping an initial charging/discharging characteristic of...
Human assist system using gravity compensation control system and method
using multiple feasibility parameters
A method for obtaining an assist torque to be applied to a human joint, in a human assist system in order to reduce the load on muscles, according to the present...
Front part structure of vehicle body
A front part structure of a vehicle body includes a dashboard upper part attached to right and left damper housings. The dashboard upper part includes a front...
Steering damper device
In a steering damper device, a rotary damper includes a damper case, a rotary shaft rotatably supported on the case, and an actuation lever connected to the...
Two-wheeled fuel-cell vehicle with hydrogen sensor
In a fuel-cell two-wheeled vehicle, a cooling liquid pouring pipe extending from a pipe line of a cooling system to a cooling liquid supply port member is...
Lean detector of vehicle
A lean detector for a vehicle is capable of reducing the cost of the parts of a lean sensor and enhancing the waterproof property thereof. The lean detector also...
Rear combination lamp of automobiles
Operation board for automobile
Grill for an automobile
Enhanced trade compliance system: audit processing, payment balancing
process and amendment processing
Methods and systems for auditing invoice and payment records are disclosed. A computer system may receive a plurality of invoices and payment records, compare...
Vehicle surroundings monitoring apparatus
A vehicle surroundings monitoring apparatus that extracts a body present in the surroundings of a vehicle as an object, based on an image captured by an infrared...
Discharging system for smoothing capacitor
In discharging a smoothing capacitor connected to DC sides of first and second switching circuits, a DC-DC converter is first turned on to charge a battery for...
Piezoelectric body, electric generator and polymer actuator
A piezoelectric body comprising a powder compact 1 formed from conductive powder comprising a conductive polymer and a dopant, and an ion donor 2, to generate an...
Proton conductor and method for producing the same
A hyperbranch polymer is bonded to a pore surface existing on a SiO.sub.2 glass porous body, such that the hyperbranch polymer is bonded to the pore surface only...
Hot forged non-heat treated steel for induction hardening
A hot forged non-heat treated steel for induction hardening, comprising by mass percent, C: 0.35 to 0.45%, Si: 0.20 to 0.60%, Mn: 0.40 to 0.80%, S: 0.040 to...
Trim adjusting device for small surface boat
A trim adjusting device for a surface boat is provided that includes a nozzle for projecting jet water rearward arranged rearwardly of a jet propeller arranged...
Riding simulation device
A riding simulation device allowing a rider to pseudoexperience the running state of a motorcycle, more specifically, to pseudoexperience an operating feeling...
Door outer handle opening operation prevention structure
An opening operation prevention structure for a door outer handle includes a base plate, a side wall that projects from the base plate, and a handle lever that...
Oil pan for engine having a shield member covering an air hole of an oil
An oil level sensor for detecting an oil level is arranged in an engine oil pan. The oil level sensor includes a mounting section and a sensing section. An air...
Lift-variable valve-operating systems for internal combustion engine
A lift-variable valve-operating system for an engine, includes a subsidiary cam swingably carried on a movable support shaft. A cam follower is operatively...
Automatic horn shutter
A horn assembly is disclosed. The horn assembly includes a shutter than can cooperate with a horn valve. The shutter disposed on an end portion of the horn...
A transmission is provided for changing gears by performing rotation control of a shift drum transmission between an internal combustion engine and a drive wheel...
Method for manufacturing a magnetostrictive torque sensor
For forming an annular magnetostrictive coat on an outer peripheral surface of a rotational shaft associated with a magnetostrictive torque sensor, a...
Air-fuel ratio control system and method for internal combustion engine,
and engine control unit
An air-fuel ratio control system for an internal combustion engine, which is capable of accurately estimating an exhaust gas state parameter according to the...
Driving control apparatus
A driving control apparatus comprising: an detecting device that detects objects; a preceding vehicle determining device that determines a preceding vehicle; a...
Feedback estimation of joint forces and joint movements
Apparatus and methods are provided for estimating joint forces and moments in human beings. A forward dynamics module determines simulated kinematic data. An...
Apparatus and method for controlling a plant
A control for a modeled plant is provided. The modeled plant is represented by a model expression that is based on an input into the plant, an output from the...