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Tohru Oowada: Collision detector. Calsonic Kansei Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, August 30, 2011: US08010256 (87 worldwide citation)

A vehicle collision detector is configured to reliably activate an airbag system at a collision and prevent the airbag system from erroneously operating. The collision detector includes two acceleration sensors disposed at different positions in a vehicle to detect acceleration for collision determi ...


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Kazumasa Tanaka, Kazuhiro Kikuya: Multifunctional switch with indicator. Calsonic Kansei Corporation, Foley & Lardner, November 28, 2006: US07141748 (55 worldwide citation)

A multifunctional switch with an indicator for selecting and switching a plurality of functions is disclosed. The multifunctional switch is provided with a dial knob capable of being pushed in an axial direction and rotated; a window formed at a center of the dial knob; an indicator configured to in ...


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Yukio Ozeki, Masaharu Onda, Toshio Yajima: Centrifugal multiblade blower. Calsonic Kansei Corporation, Foley & Lardner, August 12, 2003: US06604906 (45 worldwide citation)

A centrifugal multiblade blower includes a first counter-flow prevention means that prevents part of air flowing through a scroll chamber from flowing through a first aperture defined between a multiblade fan and a suction-side case plate of a scroll casing back to a suction port, and a second count ...


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Junichiro Hara: Automotive air conditioning system. Calsonic Kansei Corporation, Foley & Lardner, March 5, 2002: US06351957 (37 worldwide citation)

An air conditioning system for use in a motor vehicle powered by an internal combustion engine is described. The system comprises an electric motor powered by a battery; a compressor arranged to be powered by at least one of the internal combustion engine and the electric motor; and a control unit t ...


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Yasuhito Okawara, Toshio Ohashi, Yuichi Meguriya, Tadayoshi Tajima: Heat pump type air conditioner for vehicle. Calsonic Kansei Corporation, Foley & Lardner, July 23, 2002: US06422308 (31 worldwide citation)

A heat pump type air conditioner for a vehicle has a refrigeration cycle constituted by a compressor, an external heat exchanger, a refrigerant valve unit and an internal heat exchanger unit. The refrigerant valve unit includes first and second flow control valves, and the internal heat exchanger un ...


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Kunihiko Noguchi, Jun Tosaka, Hirohisa Meguro: Operating device for operating apparatus mounted on vehicle. Calsonic Kansei Corporation, Foley & Lardner, March 16, 2004: US06707387 (31 worldwide citation)

An operating device for operating apparatus mounted on the vehicle includes a dial being rotatable, a hand support, and a plurality of switches arranged adjacent to the dial. The apparatus mounted on the vehicle are turned on and off by a user when the switches are operated by the user. A pair of th ...


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Takeo Okada: Collision record apparatus, collision state estimation method, and record medium. Calsonic Kansei Corporation, Foley & Lardner, October 21, 2003: US06636791 (30 worldwide citation)

A collision recording apparatus records times in a memory, when a collision waveform provided accompanying a collision of a mobile unit and a waveform derived from the collision waveform reach predetermined values. The collision recording apparatus also records waveform types in association with the ...


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Masahiro Sano: Heating ventilation, and air conditioning unit for automotive vehicles. Calsonic Kansei Corporation, Foley & Lardner, May 7, 2002: US06382305 (29 worldwide citation)

In an automobile heating, ventilation, and air conditioning unit, an air-purifying filter is slanted and arranged in an upstream air duct defined in a HVAC unit case, so that the upstream end of the filter is supported by an upper supporting portion fixedly connected to the unit case for supporting ...


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Noboru Joutaki, Hiroshi Kondo: Radiator core support structure of motor vehicle. Calsonic Kansei Corporation, Foley & Lardner, May 4, 2004: US06729424 (29 worldwide citation)

A radiator core support structure includes an upper elongate member made of metal, and a lower elongate member made of metal. Between the upper and lower elongate members, there extend mutually spaced pillar portions of integrally molded plastic. The connection between the pillar portions and each o ...


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Yoshihara Toshikazu, Motohashi Toshiyuki, Takamatsu Yoshikazu, Watanabe Toshiharu: Vehicular battery cooling system. Calsonic Kansei, July 10, 2008: JP2008-159440 (29 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a vehicular battery cooling system capable of improving thermal conductivity from a battery element body, and of improving cooling efficiency.SOLUTION: This vehicular battery cooling system includes: a battery cell 2 composed by covering a battery element 21 and elec ...