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Peter H Alfke, Charles H Alford, Eric G Breeze: Phase-locked loop frequency synthesizer. Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation, Alan H MacPherson, Henry K Woodward, Norman E Reitz, May 10, 1977: US04023116 (24 worldwide citation)

A phase-locked loop frequency synthesizer is described not having the uncontrolled modulation of its output normally associated with such a synthesizer due to a detection dead band inherent in the phase/frequency comparator which is a principal part thereof. The frequency synthesizer includes, as is ...


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R Fred Pfost, Eric G Breeze: Binary system for magnetic card actuation for laundry machines. Service Distributors, Julian Caplan, May 17, 1977: US04024379 (20 worldwide citation)

A control system is described for activating a machine using magnetic signals encoded on a magnetic card, tape or equivalent member. The magnetic signals are pulse-width-modulated and, in one embodiment, also sawtooth-modulated. A means is provided which is responsive to the magnetic signals for gen ...


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Eric G Breeze: Bi-directional drive multiplexed display system. General Instrument Corporation, Roland Plottel, July 19, 1983: US04394653 (6 worldwide citation)

This system is for use with multicharacter displays. Each character being composed of a plurality of segments which are of a unidirectional type, e.g. an LED. Selected segments of each character are sequentially illuminated to display alphanumeric or other symbols. In this system the number of inter ...