The mechanical field is wide ranging and includes such diverse technical areas as fluid mechanics, heat transfer, machine design, and thermodynamics, to name just a few. The technologies embraced by the mechanical field are correspondingly numerous and include, for example, manufacturing processes, manufacturing equipment, transmissions and gear trains, all nature of mechanical devices, and almost any device with moving parts. This technological area is typically serviced by our patent practitioners with formal training in mechanical engineering, many of whom have industry experience designing and manufacturing complex machines.