brackets (Total 4450 Patents Found)

Method for judging age brackets of users including acquiring consumption data of users and establishing models based on the consumption data. Establishing the models includes dividing the consumption data into training data and test data, calculating a number of the users of the training data in predetermined age brack...
The present invention is directed to a dental bracket and associated kit used to attach a medicament-releasing pellet on a tooth. The kit is designed to provide slow release of fluoride or other medicament over a desired period of time. The medicament release kit includes a medicament-releasing pellet and a dental brac...
The adhesive strength of alumina brackets to acrylic adhesive cements is enhanced by forming an essentially silica coating on the bonding surface of the bracket by the steps of coating said surface with an organosilicon compound such as a silane and then pyrolyzing the organosilicon coating to volatilize the organic co...
A motor vehicle door module, built as a preassembled unit, includes a windowpane movable between open and closed positions, an integrated window regulator assembly including a drive mechanism such as a drive motor or hand crank for moving the windowpane between the open and closed positions, a cable assembly, cable rou...
22,691. Bullers, Ltd., and Wood, B. Nov. 18. Brackets.-Footplates for telegraph poles and brackets for shelving of the type comprising a horizontal part a and an inclined stay b are so made that the two parts can be readily fitted together or disengaged from one another. The bracket a is provided with a slot c of the f...
The container of a plastics material, for multiple usage, has a base (1) and a folding section (2) for the body with folding lines (12), to give the side walls (6,7) together with a lid (3). The empty container is folded flat with the lid against the base. Brackets (17,18) are at the side walls to support an intermedia...
Retention structures are provided to guide and secure a co-axial cable from an upper portion to a lower portion of a logic board having a bend region. In one embodiment, a retention structure can guide, retain, and electrically ground the co-axial cable at multiple locations. In another embodiment, a retention structur...
La présente invention se rapporte à un appareil de draperie motorisé et alimenté par des batteries pouvant être commandé sans fil et qui comprend un élément d'entraînement rotatif qui comporte une structure de guidage sur sa surface. L'appareil de draperie comprend des supports qui contiennent des batt...
Custom orthodontic brackets are provided for supporting an orthodontic archwire at custom positions and inclinations on the teeth of a patient. The preferred brackets each include a bracket base mountable on a tooth and a support extending therefrom for supporting an archwire, preferably in a slot of the custom inclina...
Removable strain relief brackets for securing fiber optic cables and/or optical fiber to fiber optic equipment, and related assemblies and methods are disclosed. The removable strain relief brackets may be employed to secure fiber optic cable and/or optical fibers routed to fiber optic equipment. The removable strain r...
A roof framing system includes a first bracket and a second bracket. The first bracket attaches a first rafter and a second rafter to a ridge beam. The second bracket attaches a third rafter, through the first bracket, to the ridge beam. The first bracket and/or the second bracket includes one or more projections for i...
An orthodontic bracket having mesial and distal sections is debonded from a tooth by pivoting the sections toward each other in respective arcs about a central reference axis extending in an occlusal-gingival direction. The mesial and distal sections are discrete and spaced apart from each other, or alternatively integ...
A method and apparatus for accurately positioning and orienting an orthodontic appliance relative to individual teeth of a patient is provided, preferably in the form of a pivot action jig, preferably of two parts pivotally linked together. Preferably, one part releasably engages an orthodontic bracket relative to a pi...
An adaptive tree visualization system and method for adaptively deforming a traditional bracket tree to visualize information about competitors in a linear manner. A one-dimensional result line emanates from the name of each competitor such that the progress of each competitor can be immediately determined by examining...
Force magnitudes and/or directions may be determined objectively using orthodontic brackets having an elastomeric member which allows one portion of the bracket to be resiliently moveable relative to at least on other portion of the bracket. In a preferred embodiment, the brackets include a lower base member, an upper ...
Metal mounting brackets for mounting electrical wiring boxes to studs. A metal mounting bracket in accordance with a first embodiment of the invention is basically Z-shaped and includes a first flat portion adapted to be attached to an electrical wiring box, a second flat portion generally normal to the first portion a...
8632. Breeden & Co., J., and Breeden, F. April 10. Brackets, gas.-Relates to the joints of gas brackets and similar gas fittings. A screwed hole is made in the top square a of the joint for the reception of the screwed end of the bracket arm b, and the vertical gas way c in the tapering plug a<2> of the joint...
A prefabricated U-shaped base slab is incorporated in the foundation unit for curved wide-area enclosure boundary structures. Slab and structure are adjustably connected by protruding brackets with abutment and steep planes, together with edge-reinforced bulkhead, and an arresting screw in the open part of the base are...
A gas turbine engine has the convergent flaps and seals of an adjustable cross-sectional area nozzle connected to associated liners with a thermally compliant bracket. The bracket includes spaced feet with an intermediate notch spaced away from the liner. In this manner, a temperature gradient along the liner can be ea...
Self ligating orthodontic brackets include a bracket base and a ligation cover which interacts with the base in order to provide ligation of at least one arch wire associated with the base. The ligation cover is hingedly attached to the bracket base by a hinge (e.g., a film hinge, an elastomeric material, a mechanical ...
A ligature for an orthodontic appliance comprising a coil spring hoop of helically wound metal strip or wire or a wave spring hoop of wave wound metal strip or wire, preferably of shape memory metal. Such a metal ligature is simpler and more convenient to use than wire ties and has a life considerably longer than the e...