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Control system for plant
A control system for a plant is disclosed. The control system includes a controller for controlling the plant based on a controlled object model which is...
Moving object detection device, moving object detection method, and moving
object detection program
A moving object detection device comprising: an object distance setting part, determining the distance to a moving object that moves the most based on a distance...
Robotic welding system and method for welding projection weld nuts
A system and method for welding projection weld nuts to a work piece. The system and method of the present invention generally makes use of a fixtured work piece...
Automotive cable holding system
The present invention relates to an automotive cable holding system for securing a vehicle body to a cable which is connected at one end to a locking mechanism...
Fractured powder metal connecting rod and a method of manufacturing the
A method of forming a powder metal fractured bearing component, such as a connecting rod, includes the step of forming a component blank having a bearing...
Air intake device for watercraft
An air intake device for a watercraft adapted to suppress noise generating from an intake system of an engine and can obtain good intake efficiency. The air...
Engine speed control system for outboard motor
In an engine speed control system for an outboard motor, overrev prevention control is implemented which determines whether the engine overrevs by comparing the...
Electrical connector receptacle with lock nut
An electrical connector receptacle having a simple connector housing structure, a secure grounding connection of a metal shell to ground, and excellent...
Automotive air bag device
An automotive air bag device has a panel, a folded bag installed in a deeper portion behind the panel, a cover provided in the panel and a connecting member that...
Motorized vehicle, and related frame structure
A frame assembly for a motorized vehicle includes a vehicle body frame with an upper frame, a lower basket frame integrally attached to and extending downwardly...
An electric vehicle is provided with a drum brake unit on a rear wheel rotated by drive force of an electric motor. A first set of fins, for cooling the electric...
Pressure distribution measurement system
A pressure distribution measurement system for measuring a pressure distribution on a measurement object. A flexible sheet-form pressure detection member...
Stroke determination system for four stroke cycle engine
A system for performing stroke determination and cylinder determination by using intake pressure as a parameter, in order to provide a stroke determination...
A lawn mower comprises a power source for rotatably driving an output shaft, a housing having an interior space having a generally spiral-shaped portion, and a...
Method for judging communication state in a control system of linked
Provided is a method in which a communication state between a main control unit and each sub control unit can be judged to be normal or abnormal, in a condition...
Image clustering with metric, local linear structure, and affine symmetry
A system and a method are disclosed for clustering images of objects seen from different viewpoints. That is, given an unlabelled set of images of n objects, an...
Outside mirror system
A transparent member has a light incident surface formed in such a manner as to be oriented downwards, a light emitting surface formed in such a manner as to be...
Teaching data preparing method for articulated robot
Set the first temporary attitude of an end effector for a plurality of work points (step S3). Determine the attitude of an articulated robot at one-end first...
Boat propulsion unit
A propulsion unit for a boat has a cooling water intake structure through which entry of cooling water is obstructed when the boat is towed while the impeller is...
Remote operation system for outboard motor
A remote operation system for an outboard motor includes a remote control box installed at a cockpit of the boat and a lever attached to a support shaft that is...
Line-of-sight detection method and apparatus therefor
A line-of-sight detection method in an imaging system which includes a camera for photographing a face and right and left eyes and a light source for irradiating...
Carburetor throttle valve control system
A carburetor valve control system for stabilizing engine warm-up operating conditions by automatically controlling the degree of opening of a throttle valve so...
Control system for internal combustion engine
A control system for an internal combustion engine that has at least one fuel injection valve for injecting fuel into a combustion chamber of the engine, and...
Automatic choke control system for general-purpose engine
In an auto-choke system for a general-purpose engine, it is determined whether the operator has operated a combination switch to enable ignition in the engine...
Control system for gas-turbine engine
In the gas-turbine engine control system having first and second control channels each inputting the outputs of speed sensors and controlling supply of fuel to...
Portion of a vehicle door interior
Sensor malfunction detection system for gas-turbine engine
The sensor malfunction detection system for a gas-turbine engine is configured to determine or check once every first predetermined time period whether the...
Vehicle electronic key system
A vehicle electronic key system includes a control device mounted on a vehicle and an electronic key for transmitting a response signal in response to reception...
Internal combustion engine
A journal of a crankshaft is rotatably supported by a journal-supporting portion of a cylinder block and a bearing cap. An arcuate oil guide groove is defined in...
Overstroke latch assembly
A closure assembly is mounted on a vehicle and moveable between a closed position and at least one open position. The closure assembly includes a closure...
Door lifting apparatus and method
A door lifting apparatus includes a frame and a lift mechanism. The lift mechanism includes a slide and a lever. The slide includes a plurality of holders and a...
Two-wheel vehicle with side covers
A vehicle having a side cover capable of sending a sufficient amount of cooling air to a radiator even without a front cover or cowling. Side covers are disposed...
Meter for automobile
Strategy parameter adaptation in evolution strategies
The present invention relates to a optimization method based on an evolution strategy according to which a model/structure/shape/design to be optimized is...
Failure diagnostic method and apparatus for manifold pressure sensor
To identify a failed manifold pressure sensor in a control apparatus having two manifold pressure detection systems as a. A calculating unit calculates a...
Actuator drive controller
An actuator drive controller is equipped with a power source for supplying power to an actuator; a voltage detector for detecting a voltage of the power source;...
Outboard motor hydraulic mechanism
An outboard motor hydraulic mechanism having a hydraulic actuator moving the outboard motor about a rotary shaft relative to a boat the motor is mounted on and a...
Tail light structure
A tail light structure having a light-emitting body and a reflector member for reflecting light from the light-emitting body for external illumination. The...
Apparatus for controlling vehicle body rigidity
A vehicle body rigidity control apparatus is equipped with a U-shape member substantially becoming a U-shape, a base member for supporting both ends of the...
Vehicle occupant knee protection apparatus
A vehicle occupant knee protection apparatus for protecting the knees of an occupant when collision energy acts on a vehicle. The occupant knee protection...
Vehicle center console defining a reconfigurable storage area
A center console storage system for a vehicle includes an enclosure defining a storage space that is easily reconfigured using one or more webs. Each web...
Engine-supporting structure for a motorcycle, and methods of using same
An engine-supporting structure for a motorcycle, in which a collar can be removed to perform engine maintenance, and can be suitably re-mounted after the...
Vehicular electrical equipment unit heating and cooling system and hybrid
A vehicular electrical equipment unit heating and cooling system includes a vehicular electrical equipment unit 10 including a battery 21 and an inverter YBU5 22...
In a hybrid vehicle in which front wheels are driven by an engine and a front motor, and rear wheels are driven by a main rear motor and a sub rear motor, both...
Legged mobile robot leg structure
A legged mobile robot leg structure is provided in which a lower leg part (24) is connected to the lower end of an upper leg part (23) through a knee joint (27),...
Power plant including an internal combustion engine with a variable
compression ratio system
A power plant includes an internal combustion engine having a crankshaft to which a piston is connected and a variable compression ratio system for changing the...