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Steering damper apparatus, and method of using same
A steering damper is provided coaxially with a steering shaft, and a handlebar load is provided by causing a variable valve to generate damping force, using...
Disposition structure of heat exchanger in motorcycle
A disposition structure of a heat exchanger (oil cooler) in a motorcycle mounted in the central part in front of the upper part of the crankcase of an internal...
Idle control system for fuel cell vehicle
An idle control system applicable to a fuel cell vehicle 1 is provided for improving the fuel efficiency. When the fuel cell vehicle is determined to be in a...
Gas cooling methods for high pressure fuel storage tanks on vehicles
powered by compressed natural gas or hydrogen
At a high pressure refuel depot that dispenses high pressure hydrogen or compressed natural gas to vehicles, the thermal energy (heat) generated by the high flow...
Air-fuel ratio controlling apparatus for an engine
An air-fuel ratio controlling apparatus includes an internal pressure detector for detecting an internal pressure of a combustion chamber of the engine. The...
Link structure for carburetor
To optimize an accelerator pump while maintaining serviceability of a carburetor. A drive lever includes an operating portion that slides in abutment along a cam...
Electronic control unit and method for controlling an ignition timing of
an internal-combustion engine
An ignition timing value of the internal-combustion engine is calculated by using correction terms including a first correction term that is calculated based on...
Internal combustion engine provided with oil filter
An internal combustion engine is provided with an oil filter 10 through which lubricant oil having pulsating pressure passes. The oil filter 10 has an oil filter...
Valve operating system for internal combustion engine
In a valve operating system for an internal combustion engine provided with valve operating characteristics changing member capable of changing operating...
Variable compression ratio device of internal combustion engine
A variable compression ratio device of an internal combustion engine includes a piston inner part connected to a connecting rod and a piston outer part fitted on...
Worm gear mechanism and electric power steering apparatus equipped with
the worm gear mechanism
Worm gear mechanism is provided which includes a worm, a torque-transmitting worm wheel and an auxiliary worm wheel. In order to secure a sufficient face width...
Move lot size balancing system and method
A method and system for allowing a vehicle dealer and manufacturer to match dealer orders and manufacturing plant shipments easily and equitably are disclosed....
Apparatus, method and program for moving object detection
The present invention detects a moving object by generating the distance information of the moving object, detecting the object motion, determining the object...
Exhaust gas purification system
An exhaust gas purification system that is equipped, from an upstream side toward downstream side through which an exhaust gas flows, with a plasma reactor and a...
Control method for four-wheel drive vehicle
A control method for a four-wheel drive vehicle such that the control is changed in braking the vehicle, includes the steps of detecting an ON/OFF status of a...
Folding seat apparatus for vehicle
A folding seat apparatus for a vehicle comprising a slide mechanism for slidably moving a seat in a front-and-rear direction, and a pop-up mechanism for popping...
Hanger beam assembly
A hanger beam assembly is formed from aluminum and includes first and second support brackets, a main beam hanger, a driver beam, a main beam, a main beam...
Cargo lid anchor cable
A retention cable arrangement for retaining a cargo closure assembly in association with a storage compartment of a vehicle includes a cargo lid door having at...
Cart having a retractable tongue coupling system
A cart for transporting objects is provided. The cart includes a base structure supported on a plurality of wheels. An elongated tongue is telescopically mounted...
To provide a muffler device capable of improving the discharge of exhaust gas, while discharging the exhaust gas in any desired direction. The muffler device is...
Control box mounting bracket
A control box mounting bracket is attached to a vehicle body frame. The control box mounting bracket mounts an engine control box on the vehicle body frame and...
Lubricating apparatus for internal combustion engine
A lubricating apparatus for an internal combustion engine is provided in which an oil discharge passage, extending from the oil pump, is provided for straddling...
Load cell attachment structure
This load cell attachment structure includes a male screw which is formed on a load sensing part of the load cell, a nut which attaches the load cell to the...
Vehicle instrument panel
Automatic mirror stabilization
A system and a method are disclosed for automatically controlling the position of a mirror to stabilize the view in the mirror in spite of changes in viewing...
Image distribution system
An information distribution system capable of presenting an image photographed by a moving body, such as a robot or vehicle, selected by a user. The information...
Visual tracking using depth data
Real-time visual tracking using depth sensing camera technology, results in illumination-invariant tracking performance. Depth sensing (time-of-flight) cameras...
Exhaust gas processing device for fuel cell
Hydrogen gas supplied to and then purged from a fuel cell is temporarily retained in a reservoir provided in an exhaust fuel diluter, and diluted before release...
Shape memory alloy and method for producing same
A shape memory alloy comprises Co, Ni and Al with a two-phase structure comprising a .beta.-phase having a B2 structure and a .gamma.-phase having an fcc...
Tripod constant-velocity universal joint
A tripod constant-velocity universal joint has three guide grooves extending axially along an outer cup, trunnions projecting from a spider inserted into the...
Image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus which includes: an imaging device; a reference luminance property storage device that stores a predetermined reference luminance...
Door hole seal for automobile
There is provided a door hole seal installed between an inner panel 1 and a door trim 2 of an automobile door, a part of which is provided with a slit mechanism...
Cowling structure of motorcycle
A cowling structure of a motorcycle having a radiator behind a front wheel, including a cowling which covers a periphery of the radiator from a front side of a...
Rider restraint apparatus
To provide rider restraint means capable of allowing a rider to freely leave a vehicle without a manual release operation when there is no need to restrain the...
Roof rack cover attachment system and method
The present invention is directed to a roof rack for mounting to a vehicle. The roof rack includes a rail secured between first and second stanchions. The first...
Instrument panel construction for a vehicle
In order to eliminate a steering hanger beam and to take efficient advantage of the empty space within an instrument panel, an instrument panel construction...
Internal combustion engine having compressed air supply passages therein
for routing compressed air to charge...
A V-type internal combustion engine includes cylinder heads having respective compressed-air supply channels extending therein for providing fluid communication...
Engine accessory layout structure for vehicle
An engine accessory layout structure for a vehicle by which engine accessories are laid out near the engine without trouble. The structure includes a throttle...
Variable valve operating mechanism of four-stroke internal combustion
A variable valve operating mechanism of a four-stroke internal combustion engine includes a slide pin energized by a pin spring in a direction while oil pressure...
Internal combustion engine system
An internal combustion engine system uses a blended fuel of gasoline and ethanol, operates with high efficiency, and can inhibit nitrogen oxide and the like from...
A key unit includes a grip case which includes at least a pair of synthetic resin case members joined to each other, and a mechanical key supported in the grip...
Speed control system for lawnmower engine
In a lawnmower engine speed control system having an actuator moving a throttle valve and a controller controlling operation of the actuator such that the engine...
Rear light of two-wheeled motor vehicles
Headlight of two-wheeled motor vehicles
Engine cover of an outboard motor for a vessel
Method for assigning job in parallel processing method and parallel
When parallel processing is executed by parallel computers composed of a host computer and a plurality of processors connected to the host computer through a...
System for sending and receiving e-mail to which a plurality of positional
data are attachable
An e-mail sending and receiving system in which positional data about a plurality of places can be included in an e-mail message to be sent, and further detailed...
Building plans for household tasks from distributed knowledge
A system and a method are disclosed that provide plans for autonomous machines such as humanoid robots to perform indoor task. Human subjects contribute plans to...
Method and apparatus for estimating product cost
A development department stores physical characteristic data concerning a product to be manufactured, such as shape and CAD data, in a database. Cost factor data...
Adaptive discriminative generative model and application to visual
A system and a method are disclosed for an adaptive discriminative generative model with a probabilistic interpretation. As applied to visual tracking, the...