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John R Sartain: Manually-operable ratchet type dispenser for comestibles. Taco Bell, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, April 6, 1982: US04323176 (31 worldwide citation)

A dispenser for comestibles having a container which is supported by a casing. The casing has a frame there which, in turn, supports an axially movable ratchet mechanism. The ratchet is moved by an actuator which is operatively interconnected with a handle each manipulation of which will advance the ...


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Edward B Evans, William P Butler, Steven L Carey, John R Sartain, Ron Miles, Donald E Donnelly, Swapna Subhash Baviskar: Climate control system including responsive controllers. Emerson Electric Co, Harness Dickey & Pierce, April 8, 2014: US08689572 (22 worldwide citation)

A thermostat is provided that receives one or more inputs from at least one heating system of a climate control system, and initiates an appropriate action in response to the input. The thermostat can turn off a heat pump providing substandard heat and responsively turn on a fuel-fired auxiliary fur ...


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William P Butler, Steven L Carey, John R Sartain: Thermostat responsive to inputs from external devices. Emerson Electric Co, Harness Dickey & Pierce, June 8, 2010: US07731098 (8 worldwide citation)

A thermostat is provided that receives one or more inputs from at least one heating system of a climate control system, and initiates an appropriate action in response to the input. The thermostat can turn off a heat pump providing substandard heat and responsively turn on a fuel-fired auxiliary fur ...