Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Vibrational paint shaker with managed can detection and clamping features










Image Number 5 for United States Patent #6883955.

An improved method of detecting the height of, and clamping, a paint or other liquid-containing can relies upon a subtractive comparison of a current draw of a clamping motor to a baseline reference current draw in order to detect the can height. Because the baseline reference current draw accounts for anomalous current draw readings, periodic manual adjustment of the current draw level considered to indicate a can height is unnecessary. The method further includes advanced detection and elimination of gaps developing between the can and the clamping apparatus. A system for agitating a liquid-containing can includes apparatus to carry out can-height detection, clamping, and gap detection and correction using current draw, can height, and clamping plate position data.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Video recording and playing apparatus and its control method
Gyroscope utilizing torsional springs and optical sensing
Monitoring system
Block polymers and their process of preparation
Communication device and method for detecting a radio signal
In-vehicle electronic control apparatus having monitoring control circuit
Human and mouse targeting peptides identified by phage display
  Randomly Featured Patents
Method for inhibiting plasminogen activator inhibitor 1
E-Z-Up golf ball retriever system
Telescoping oven rack assembly
Gate valve
Thickeners for surfactant-containing compositions
Preamplification method and apparatus for dram sense amplifiers
Antidepressant
Semi-automatic pipe threading plant and apparatus therefor
Soft-shelled crystal ball
Starting mechanism