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C S Gastouniotis, Nuno Bandeira, Bruce E Gray, Scott H Seehoffer: Duplex bi-directional multi-mode remote instrument reading and telemetry system. M & FC Holding Company, Lorusso & Loud, August 1, 1995: US05438329 (414 worldwide citation)

The remote instrument reading and telemetry system of the present invention includes at least one instrument link interconnected to a data gathering device and a remote station interrogation apparatus. The interrogation apparatus and instrument link both include radio transmitters and receivers so i ...


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Timothy J Belski, Rex A Johnson, Bruce E Gray: System and method for communicating and control of automated meter reading. Invensys Metering Systems North America, Andrus Sceales Starke & Sawall, December 2, 2003: US06657552 (155 worldwide citation)

A meter for collecting and communicating flow data for a commodity including a liquid, a gas, or electricity transported via a metered system, using wireless data transfer, the meter including a housing, a sensor for sensing a resource flow rate, and a register for registering data input thereto, th ...


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Bruce E Gray, Donald R Fletcher: Call in-bound remote reading and data collection system. M & FC Holding Company, Lorusso & Loud, July 18, 1995: US05434911 (48 worldwide citation)

A call in-bound remote reading and data collection system for the remote reading of utility meters, including a data processor and a remotely located meter interface unit (MIU) interconnected to at least one utility meter to be read. Also disclosed is a meter interface unit and a method for the remo ...


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Bruce E Gray: Meter data gathering and transmission system. Rockwell International Corporation, Richard Speer, Albert G Marriott, R Lewis Gable, March 24, 1987: US04652877 (20 worldwide citation)

A utility data gathering system is disclosed as comprising a register including a series of index members coupled to a meter mechanism. Each index member includes a plurality of contacts and a switch arm moveable with its index member. The meter mechanism is responsive to utility consumption for mov ...


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Bruce E Gray: Meter data gathering and transmission system. Rockwell International Corporation, Neuman Williams Anderson & Olson, November 1, 1988: US04782341 (14 worldwide citation)

A utility data gathering system is disclosed as comprising a register including a series of index members coupled to a meter mechanism. Each index member includes a plurality of contacts and a switch arm moveable with its index member. The meter mechanism is responsive to utility consumption for mov ...


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Bruce E Gray, Donald R Fletcher: Dial inbound meter interface unit which derives its power from a telephone line. M & FC Holding Company, Lorusso & Loud, September 26, 1995: US05454031 (11 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a dial in-bound MIU capable of deriving its operating current from a telephone line. The MIU is coupled to the telephone line using conventional practices. The MIU has the capacity to initiate data transmission at a predetermined time or upon demand by the customer or the ut ...


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Bruce E Gray, Timothy J Belski: Port expander for utility meter reading. M&FC Holding Company, Thompson Hine & Flory, January 5, 1999: US05856791 (5 worldwide citation)

An electronic expander (12) allows for reading a plurality of utility meters (14) with an interrogation device (30) via a common electronic access point (16) wherein the interrogation device (30) interrogates and receives meter usage data from all of the meters (14) during a single coupling with the ...


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James D Keith, Bruce E Gray: Motor acceleration and starting torque control. Incom International, James C Wray, July 24, 1979: US04162437 (5 worldwide citation)

A three phase motor acceleration control fires SCR's to supply successively longer current pulses to the motor. The SCR's are controlled by comparing a chopped reference ramp and individual trigger ramps.


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Timothy J Belski, Rex A Johnson, Bruce E Gray: System and method for communicating and control of automated meter reading. Invensys Metering Systems North America, McDERMOTT WILL & EMERY, December 19, 2002: US20020193144-A1

A meter for collecting and communicating flow data for a commodity including a liquid, a gas, or electricity transported via a metered system, using wireless data transfer, the meter including a housing, a sensor for sensing a resource flow rate, and a register for registering data input thereto, th ...