Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Walking bearing systems structures and processes










Image Number 16 for United States Patent #8016487.

A bearing system comprises a support member and a rotational element having a generally cylindrical bearing surface, and a plurality of detents defined upon and extending in from the cylindrical bearing surface, and may include means for rotating the rotational element in relation to the support member. The bearing system also comprises at least three bearing assemblies, each comprising a cam member rotatably mounted to the support member. Each of the cam members comprises a cam surface having a profile that contacts the cylindrical bearing surface and rotates away from a home position when the cam is rotatably positioned to meet one of the bearing regions, and does not contact the cylindrical bearing surface when the cam is rotatably positioned to meet one of the detent regions. Each of the cam members are rotationally biased toward their home position.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Substrate processing apparatus and display method of substrate processing apparatus
Fuel cell module
Real-time demand prediction in a fast service restaurant environment
Method and systems for detecting duplicate travel path
Method and apparatus for user selection of advertising combinations
Photovoltaic system with integrated photovoltaic panel and battery
Regenerative power storage system mounted on DC electric railway car
  Randomly Featured Patents
Method for position estimation using generalized error distributions
Sinuous toy
Rotary centrifugal contactor
Light source with organic layer and photoluminescent layer
Liquid cooling of glassware molds
Scissors
Methods and kits for nucleic acid amplification
Fischer-Tropsch products as fuel for fuel cells
System and method for air containment zone pressure differential detection
Multiple source deposition process