04091610 is referenced by 15 patents and cites 4 patents.

A thin-film transparent electrode is provided on the front glass of an electronic wristwatch to form a part of a switching mechanism cooperation with a metal frame provided at the back of the wristwatch. The metal frame is maintained in contact with the operator's wrist in an operative condition. When the operator touches the thin-film transparent electrode, the switching mechanism in its ON condition provides a signal for controlling an operation mode of the electronic wristwatch, for example, a display condition.

Title
Switching mechanism for electronic wristwatch
Application Number
575731
Publication Number
4091610
Application Date
January 6, 1977
Publication Date
May 30, 1978
Inventor
Hidetoshi Maeda
Tenri
JA
Takehiko Sasaki
Yamatokoriyama
JA
Agent
Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch
Assignee
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha
JA
IPC
G04C 3/00
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