Patents by Inventor SHANG-HONG WU

SHANG-HONG WU 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).

  • Patent number: 10953506
    Abstract: A self-balancing line shaft of a machine tool includes a spindle device, a cutter tool holder and at least one balancing assembly. The spindle device includes a spindle extending along and rotatable about an axis, and at least one precision lock nut threadedly engaged with and rotated with the spindle. The cutter tool holder is coaxially connected and rotated with the spindle. The balancing assembly includes an annular groove formed in one of the precision lock nut and the cutter tool holder and extending along a circle path surrounding the axis, and a plurality of weight members disposed in the annular groove to be moved in a direction opposite to a rotation unbalance during rotation of the spindle such that the center of mass of the whole rotating system is close to the axis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 23, 2021
    Assignee: NATIONAL FORMOSA UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Tzu-Chi Chan, Shang-Hong Wu
  • Publication number: 20200368865
    Abstract: A self-balancing line shaft of a machine tool includes a spindle device, a cutter tool holder and at least one balancing assembly. The spindle device includes a spindle extending along and rotatable about an axis, and at least one precision lock nut threadedly engaged with and rotated with the spindle. The cutter tool holder is coaxially connected and rotated with the spindle. The balancing assembly includes an annular groove formed in one of the precision lock nut and the cutter tool holder and extending along a circle path surrounding the axis, and a plurality of weight members disposed in the annular groove to be moved in a direction opposite to a rotation unbalance during rotation of the spindle such that the center of mass of the whole rotating system is close to the axis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2019
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Inventors: TZU-CHI CHAN, SHANG-HONG WU