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Dennis L Wagner, Harold D Wells: Tunnel oven. Pet Incorporated, Kalish & Gilster, November 19, 1985: US04554437 (109 worldwide citation)

An infrared tunnel oven includes one or more oven tiers each having a horizontal cooking tunnel with entrance and exit at opposite ends, the tier(s) being supported by a base. Each tunnel is divided along its length into multiple heating zones. The roof and hearth surfaces of each tunnel are heated ...


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Harold D Wells, Dennis L Wagner: Method of flameless broiling or baking greasy meat products. Pet Incorporated, Kalish & Gilster, December 28, 1982: US04366177 (39 worldwide citation)

A method of flameless broiling or baking in a tunnel oven of greasy meat products, which method comprises the steps of heating the interior tunnel surfaces of the tunnel oven to provide for cooking of the meat products in the tunnel oven by infrared radiant energy emitted directly from the surfaces, ...


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Harold D Wells, Dennis L Wagner: Humpback oven-broiler. Pet Incorporated, Kalish & Gilster, September 25, 1984: US04473004 (31 worldwide citation)

An oven-broiler includes modular units each having a tunnel-form cooking chamber formed by a tubular inner member, a heating arrangement extending around at least portions of the inner member for heating same to predetermined temperatures for emission of infrared radiant energy into the chamber for ...


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Jesse C Stricker, Dennis L Wagner: Traveling infrared bell oven system. Black Body Corporation, Kalish & Gilster, October 14, 1980: US04228345 (17 worldwide citation)

A traveling oven system is adapted for use synchronously with an extrinsic conveyor, particularly for shrink wrapping purposes by heating an object such as a pallette, package, or other article of manufacture covered by a polyethylene film bag to shrink the bag about the same. The system includes a ...


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Dennis M Weinberg, Dennis L Wagner: Process time control system. Black Body Corporation, Kalish & Gilster, May 1, 1979: US04152631 (9 worldwide citation)

A process time control system of a digital type has a sensor associated with a motor used for driving a product through a process length and logic circuits for providing a timing pulse corresponding to a time increment for the product to traverse a small process length increment. During this timing ...


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Dennis L Wagner: Open hearth oven. Pet Incorporated, Kalish & Gilster, May 25, 1982: US04331858 (8 worldwide citation)

An open hearth oven having an opening at the front thereof is provided with a shield arrangement for shielding against escape through the oven opening of infrared radiation emitted by radiating elements within the oven chamber. The shielding structure permits the introduction of objects into the ove ...


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Jony M Zangari, Dennis L Wagner, Mark Schaefer, Dennis L Dickerson, Scott N Hixson, William R North: Refrigerated merchandiser. Hussmann Corporation, Michael Best & Friedrich, August 16, 2011: US07997094 (5 worldwide citation)

A refrigerated merchandiser that includes a case, a refrigeration system, at least one sensor, a controller, and a display. The refrigeration system is in communication with a product storage area of the case, and discharges a refrigerated airflow into the product storage area to refrigerate product ...


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Jony M Zangari, Dennis L Wagner, Mark Schaefer, Dennis L Dickerson, Scott N Hixson, William R North: Refrigerated merchandiser. Hussmann Corporation, Michael Best & Friedrich, September 17, 2013: US08534085 (3 worldwide citation)

A refrigerated merchandiser including a case and a refrigeration system in communication with a product storage area of the case. The case includes a case top, a discharge passageway, and a return passageway, and the case top has a lower wall, a front wall, and a deflector. The refrigeration system ...


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Ted Wayne Sunderland, Dennis L Wagner: Data communication for refrigerated merchandisers. Hussmann Corporation, Michael Best & Friedrich, March 12, 2013: US08395524 (2 worldwide citation)

A merchandiser communication system including a first plurality of merchandisers arranged in a first row and a second plurality of merchandisers arranged in a second row. Each of the merchandisers includes a light assembly coupled to a case to illuminate a product display area, a light sensor couple ...


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Dennis L Wagner, Michael P Kolve, Sesha C Madireddi: Refrigeration system with fiber optic sensing. Hussmann Corporation, Michael Best & Friedrich, October 6, 2009: US07596958

A refrigeration case monitoring system. In one embodiment, the refrigeration case monitoring system includes a first fiber optic cable, a second fiber optic cable, and a control system having a first sensing channel and a second sensing channel. The first fiber optic cable transmits a signal that is ...