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Wade C Patterson, Thomas J Watson: System and method for wireless data exchange between an appliance and a handheld device. Geberit Technik, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s c, August 29, 2006: US07099649 (54 worldwide citation)

A wireless data exchange system is disclosed. The system includes an electronically operated appliance including a transmitter, a receiver, and a control module configured to communicate with the transmitter and receiver. The control module provides a primary mode of operation and a secondary mode o ...


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Dwight N Johnson: Flush controller. Geberit Technik, Philip M Kolehmainen, Greer Burns & Crain, December 31, 2002: US06499152 (50 worldwide citation)

A high flow valve assembly and a low flow valve assembly are in parallel flow relation between an inlet and an outlet of a flush controller housing. The valve assemblies are opened by solenoid operated pilot valves under the control of a microprocessor based flush control system. A turbine directly ...


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Alex Mauerhofer: Control device and process for the contactless control of a unit, especially a plumbing unit. Geberit Technik, McGlew & Tuttle, September 16, 1997: US05668366 (46 worldwide citation)

An electronic control device for the contactless control of a unit, e.g., a plumbing unit, especially a urinal, with at least one transmitter for sending directed light signals, and with a receiving device. The receiving device receives signals reflected from a scanned object and sends them to a cir ...


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Wade C Patterson, Thomas J Watson: Apparatus and method for wireless data reception. Geberit Technik, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s c, November 15, 2005: US06964404 (43 worldwide citation)

A remotely managed electronic dispensing apparatus having a transmitter for transmitting a detection signal and a receiver for receiving a reflected signal and a communication signal is disclosed. When the detection signal is reflected from an object, the dispensing apparatus opens a valve allowing ...


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Wade C Patterson, Thomas J Watson: Apparatus and method of wireless data transmission. Geberit Technik, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s c, October 18, 2005: US06955333 (38 worldwide citation)

A remotely managed electronically operated dispensing apparatus having a transmitter for transmitting a detection signal and a communication signal is disclosed. When the detection signal is reflected from an object, the dispensing apparatus opens a valve allowing fluid to flow. The communication si ...


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David A Saar, Dwight N Johnson: Flush control. Geberit Technik, Philip M Kolehmainen, Greer Burns & Crain, May 13, 2003: US06560790 (38 worldwide citation)

A high flow valve assembly and a low flow valve assembly are in parallel flow relation between an inlet and an outlet of a flush controller. The valve assemblies are opened by solenoid operated pilot valves under the control of a microprocessor based flush control system. A turbine directly measures ...


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Albert G├╝beli, Mario Von Ballmoos: Flushing device for a lavatory. Geberit Technik, Sughrue Mion PLLC, August 29, 2006: US07096517 (30 worldwide citation)

A flushing device includes a cistern, in which at least one pressure chamber is arranged with a supply line for water and a discharge valve. At least part of the flushing water may be pressurised in the pressure chamber and may be discharged for flushing through the discharge valve. At least one pre ...


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Wili Hansruedi, Heusser Urs: Fitting for a press joint. Geberit Technik, August 17, 2005: EP1564469-A1 (22 worldwide citation)

The press fitting has a connecting section (18) which fits inside a pipe (2), which is then pressed on to it. A rubber sealing ring (11) fits into a groove on the outer surface (9) of the fitting and a locking ring (12) is fitted in another groove in it nearer the tip of the pipe.


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Eric Malapanes: Metering faucet assembly including temperature control. Geberit Technik, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s c, November 14, 2006: US07134451 (20 worldwide citation)

A metering faucet assembly includes a metering cartridge valve assembly and a separate mixing control valve having a mixing valve stem that is offset relative to a valve actuator for the cartridge valve assembly and coupled to the valve actuator by a coupling mechanism that allows both the mixing va ...


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Alex Mauerhofer: Process and device for the contactless electronic control of the flow of water in a plumbing unit. Geberit Technik, McGlew and Tuttle, August 12, 1997: US05655749 (19 worldwide citation)

To guarantee a higher reliability of operation, the capacity of a battery to reliably open and close a water valve and to operate a microprocessor is continuously checked. To do so, a plurality of reference voltages are formed. The current voltage of the battery is compared with these reference volt ...