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9006618 Combined seat heater and capacitive occupancy sensor  
A combined seat heater and capacitive occupancy sensor comprises a heating element (10) connected between a first (21) and a second (22) node, and a capacitive sensing network connected to the...
8981265 Electric circuit and sensor for detecting arcing and a transparency having the circuit and sensor  
An electrical system responsive to overheating and/or electric arcing of an electrically conductive member, e.g. a heating member of an aircraft windshield, includes a first switch in a first...
8909033 Control systems for renewable hot water heating systems  
A method is provided for interconnecting a single electrical heating element of a hot water heater to first and second AC electrical power sources. Typically, these first and second AC electrical...
8869426 Heating circuit with monitoring arrangement for a household appliance  
A washing and/or drying appliance includes a heating circuit (140) for heating a washing liquid and/or a drying air flow, connected to voltage distribution lines (105a,105b) distributing power...
8853598 Bowling ball maintenance device  
A bowling ball maintenance device performs a de-oiling process on bowling balls having porous surfaces. The maintenance device may comprise a container sized to store at least one bowling ball...
8847117 Method of stabilizing thermal resistors  
There is described a method for stabilizing a post-trimming resistance of a thermally isolated electrical component made from a thermally mutable material, the method comprising: generating at...
8809749 Apparatus and method of smoking foodstuffs  
An apparatus is provided for smoking foodstuffs, the apparatus including a plurality of heating elements and a control unit to control operation of the heating elements between an on state and an...
8803040 Load shedding for surface heating units on electromechanically controlled cooking appliances  
According to one aspect, a system for reducing peak power usage of an electromechanically controlled cooking appliance is provided. The system includes at least one infinite switch, one or more...
8680442 Systems and methods for a temperature-controlled electrical outlet  
Certain embodiments of the present invention provide an electrical outlet including a power output adapted to provide electricity to an electrically coupled device, a switch adapted to activate...
8669502 Operation device and heating cooker using operation device  
The present invention provides an operation device which has a stable operation feeling with a simple configuration and has a high reliability and an excellent operability. An electrode terminal...
8637795 Self-configuring flexible heater  
In general, this disclosure describes example techniques for a flexible heater system to automatically configure itself to operate over different input supply voltages. The flexible heater system...
8614407 Method for supplying current to a glow plug  
The invention relates to a method for supplying current to a glow plug in a running diesel engine after reaching the operating temperature thereof by a series of current pulses, wherein a piston...
8598499 Roll-out thermal envelope roof de-icing system  
A flexible roll-out thermal system, including: a layer of insulating material forming a first outer surface; a layer of conductive material forming a second outer surface; at least one electric...
8574738 Battery pack assembly with integrated heater  
A battery pack assembly for providing electric power to a load includes a battery pack, preferably made up of a plurality of lithium ion cells. A heating device formed of a flexible material...
8558147 Shaped heater for an aerosol generating system  
A heater for heating an aerosol-forming substrate includes a plurality of elongate heating elements arranged in an elongate array. The elongate array has a support end with a first dimension, a...
8467668 Infrared room heater system  
An infrared, room heater system for installation in a wall or on a floor. An electric fan assembly draws room air into a housing, then through three parallel, air transit channels where the air is...
8450659 Control system and method for high density universal holding cabinet  
A load control system and method of time multiplexing power to a plurality of holding shelves in a food holding cabinet to allow total cabinet power to be limited to electrical distribution...
8410401 Powertrain driveline warm-up system and method  
A powertrain/driveline warm-up system includes a vehicle controller, an electrical power source interfacing with the vehicle controller, at least one heater interfacing with the vehicle controller...
8383994 Transparency having sensors  
A transparency, e.g. an aircraft laminated windshield, includes one or more sensors to monitor performance of one or more properties, e.g. a heating arrangement of the windshield, and to generate...
8378265 Convection oven  
A convection oven having a vapor collection system; water injection system; easily accessible electrical components; and a variable-speed, reversible blower is disclosed. The vapor collection...
8309888 Electronic apparatus, power control device for controlling a heater, and method of controlling power control device  
An electronic apparatus has a printed circuit board, a semiconductor device mounted on the printed circuit board by a plurality of solder bumps, a heater that heats the printed circuit, a power...
8304695 Priority controlled multi-fan convection oven  
A cooking appliance includes an oven provided with bake, broil and multiple convection heating elements, as well as plural, multi-speed fans, for cooking a wide range of food. The various heating...
8294066 Thermally and electrically conductive element  
A heated element includes a thermally and electrically conductive polymer in a shaped or spaced arrangement. The spaced arrangement has at least one string of material with ends that are...
8283608 Method for heating at least one component of an SCR system using resistive heating elements  
Method for heating at least one component of an SCR system using several resistive heating elements, according to which these heating elements are fed in parallel by a current source and according...
8247744 Cooking device  
There is provided a cooking device that prevents an electricity conduction setting to a heating source from fluctuating when a user is not intending to operate a touch key. The cooking device...
8242418 Golf ball bag with temperature controlling device  
A golf ball bag includes a main housing for receiving one or more golf balls in the receiving cavity, and a temperature controlling device. The temperature controlling device includes a heating...
8143559 Heating pad with temperature control and safety protection device  
A heating pad is provided. The heating pad includes a heating element and a control circuit operatively connected to the heating element for providing a predetermined level of power thereto. An...
8138452 Convection oven  
A convection system for an oven comprising a baffle defining a single heating chamber mounted within a cavity of the oven, a heating element located within the single heating chamber for heating...
8138453 Electric oven with multiple broil heaters and method for preheating the electric oven  
A electric oven is provided that includes a body, a cooking chamber located within the body for receiving food, the cooking chamber having an upper surface, a lower surface, and a rear surface...
8138455 Programmable delay introducing circuit in self timed memory  
A novel method for introducing delays in self timed memories is disclosed. In the proposed method, delays are introduced by introducing a capacitance on the path of signal to be delayed. The...
8110779 Door lock control device in heating cooker  
There is provided a door lock control device in a heating cooker that prevents a door from being accidentally unlocked when the door is locked and a temperature inside the heating cooker is a...
8111523 Wiring board with switching function and method of manufacturing the same  
A wiring board for use in mounting an electronic component includes a switch element portion interposed in a signal transmission line including a wiring layer linked to an electrode terminal of...
8093536 Drying apparatus and method for controlling the same  
Provided is a drying system capable of determining if the number of on/off switching unitings of a heating mechanism exceeds a preset number over a preset duration, and reducing the amount of heat...
8093534 Cooking device  
There is provided a cooking device capable of preventing heating operations from being unintentionally turned on and off and the setting of heating operations from being changed even when water...
8044329 Compact limiter and controller assembly and method  
A power control system has a controller housing, a power switch disposed within the controller housing for selectively providing power from a power supply to a power load, a limiter disposed...
8035063 Electronic power control for cooktop heaters  
A power control system for an electric cooktop. The power level is set by a knob connected to a potentiometer. Potentiometer information is digitally communicated by a controller over a serial...
7968829 Electrical connection for titanium metal heater in jet turbine applications  
An electrical connection for a heater for aerospace components having a titanium containing heater element; a copper containing conductor; and a welded or strong mechanical interface transition...
7947924 Cooking device  
A heating cooking device includes a top plate, a heating unit, a touch key including a first electrode and a second electrode, an input unit for applying an alternating current (AC) voltage to the...
7928342 Metal sheathed heater with solid state control device  
A metal sheathed heater includes a solid state control device that allows the metal sheathed heater to be more efficiently operated. The control device supplies or terminates power to the heater...
7919732 Method and circuit for igniting a gas flow  
The invention relates to a method and a circuit for igniting a gas flow in a fully automatic manner. The aim of the invention is to maintain the necessary current consumption so low that an...
7863546 Automated preparation of infant formula and children's beverages  
A beverage preparation machine is provided that is arranged and configured to dispense infant formula or children's beverages from a liquid concentrate with a consistent temperature in a receiving...
7856923 Fryer  
A fryer is provided where an oil fire caused by overheating is accurately and rapidly extinguished and the oil can then be reused after extinguishing the fire. A housing includes a slide cover...
7847683 Emergency machine off feature with safety control interface  
An apparatus for implementing an emergency machine off circuit of a fabrication system, includes: at least one safety switch adapted for shunting an operation enable signal from a piece of...
7709764 Power supply apparatus for electric discharge machine and power supply control method  
A power supply apparatus for an electric discharge machine configured to perform melt-removal on a workpiece by supplying pulse-like power to a machining gap between an electrode (1) and a...
7679354 Phase detecting device, phase control device including the phase detecting device, and fuser control device including the phase control device  
A phase detecting device includes a power input unit that receives an AC voltage; a phase detector that detects zero-crossing points of the AC voltage, and outputs a phase detecting signal when...
7629559 Method of improving electrical connections in circuitized substrates  
A method of improving conductive paste connections in a circuitized substrate in which at least one and preferably a series of high voltage pulses are applied across the paste and at least one and...
7441713 Tamper resistant temperature dial and associated method of use  
A tamper resistant temperature dial and associated method of use is disclosed. This includes a temperature adjustment device associated with a controller for a heating device that includes a...
7408134 Programmable switch  
A sensor circuit provides a signal to a microcontroller to indicate parameters of an environmental condition to which the sensor circuit is exposed, such as temperature. The sensor circuit and...
7358463 Switching power supply and method for stopping supply of electricity when electricity of switching power supply exceeds rated electricity  
A switching power supply includes a sensor for detecting that the output level of the switching power supply has exceeded a rated output level, and a memory that stores data for estimating...
7345259 Circuit arrangement and method for preventing overheating of a cooking appliance  
The invention relates to a method and a circuit arrangement for preventing overheating of a cooking appliance. The arrangement includes a power circuit with a heating element and a control circuit...

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