Patents by Inventor Kokichi Hamamoto

Kokichi Hamamoto has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20090008883
    Abstract: A high-pressure fuel pump with seal system that is usable under the conditions of “high speed”, “high pressure” and “fuel resistance”. There is provided a high-pressure fuel pump comprising an axle capable of reciprocating motion in the pump and seal system (21) for separating/sealing of fuel and lubricating oil as sealing objects in a circular space within a housing having the axle passing therethrough, wherein the seal system (21) consists of a combination of fuel-side seal (31) for sealing of fuel and lubricating-oil-side seal (41) for sealing of lubricating oil. The fuel-side seal (31) is composed of plastic-made seal ring (32) and rubbery-elastomer-made O ring (33) for backup of the seal ring (32). The lubricating-oil-side seal (41) consists of a single body of single-lip-type oil seal (42) wherein rubbery-elastomer-made seal lip (44) fitted to metal ring (43) is arranged so as to face the lubricating oil side.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 14, 2006
    Publication date: January 8, 2009
    Inventors: Junichi Nakayama, Nobuyuki Eguchi, Tamio Inamura, Kokichi Hamamoto, Hiroshi Inoue