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Shigeki Yoshida, Koichi Yoshizaki, Takao Kuraseko, Yuka Yoshida, Kazushige Kakutani, Keiji Kishimoto, Hideaki Aoki, Kazuya Hiyamizu: Washing machine or an apparatus having a rotatable container. Sanyo Electric, Oliff & Berridge, October 8, 2002: US06460381 (39 worldwide citation)

A washing machine according to the present invention includes a pressure sensor provided at a rod holding plate holding a suspension rod with which an outer tub is suspended. The pressure sensor is constructed so that a coil is wound around a magnetostrictive element whose magnetic characteristic ch ...


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Makoto Yamada, Hiroshi Kutsuyama, Hideaki Aoki, Seigou Torita, Kazushige Kakutani, Seiji Murakami, Keiji Kishimoto, Masahiro Maekawa: Charging system for motor-driven vehicle. Sanyo Electric, Arent Fox Kintner Plotkin & Kahn, November 21, 2000: US06150794 (24 worldwide citation)

The charging system of the invention comprises a primary charging device 4 disposed at a predetermined location, and a secondary charging device 6 mounted on the body 1 of a bicycle. The secondary charging device 6 comprises a secondary coil unit 50, rectifying circuit and charging control circuit w ...


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Kazushige Kakutani, Keiji Kishimoto, Kazunobu Yokotani, Hideaki Aoki, Kazufumi Ushijima, Takeshi Fukunaga, Minoru Nakanishi, Fumitake Kondo: Load detecting system and automatic washing machine equipped with a system for detecting the magnitude of the load acting on a magnetostrictive element. Sanyo Electric, Westerman Hattori Daniels & Adrian, January 10, 2006: US06983657 (8 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a load detecting system comprising a core (83) of magnetostrictive material, a coil (85) disposed in the vicinity of the core, and a load detecting circuit (10) connected to the coil (85) for detecting the magnitude of a load acting on the core (83). The load detecting circuit ...


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Yoshitomo Nishihara, Keiji Kishimoto, Kazumi Ohkura, Kenji Taguchi: Battery module, battery system and electric vehicle. Sanyo Electric, NDQ & M Watchstone, May 5, 2015: US09024572 (6 worldwide citation)

A battery block composed of a plurality of battery cells and a voltage detecting circuit (state detecting circuit) for detecting a voltage between terminals of each battery cell are included, and a flexible printed circuit board, in which a voltage detecting line for electrically connecting a positi ...


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Yasuhiro Nakamura, Keiji Kishimoto, Kazuyuki Tamenaga, Takeshi Matsuda, Hiroji Nagano, Kazuyoshi Wakabayashi, Shigeru Hoshino, Tomokazu Fujita: Steering apparatus. JTEKT Corporation, Fuji Kiko, Oliff, February 18, 2014: US08651526 (4 worldwide citation)

In a steering apparatus, an upper bracket that supports a steering column is configured as a breakaway bracket, and has a telescopic adjustment function that allows the steering wheel position to be adjusted in the axial direction of the steering column. The upper bracket has a first through-hole ex ...


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Kazushige Kakutani, Keiji Kishimoto, Kazunobu Yokotani, Hideaki Aoki, Kazufumi Ushijima, Takeshi Fukunaga, Minoru Nakanishi, Fumitake Kondo: Load detecting system and automatic washing machine equipped with the system. Sanyo Electric, Westerman Hattori Daniels & Adrian, August 15, 2006: US07089800 (2 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a load detecting system comprising a core (83) of magnetostrictive material, a coil (85) disposed in the vicinity of the core, and a load detecting circuit (10) connected to the coil (85) for detecting the magnitude of a load acting on the core (83). The load detecting circuit ...


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Hiroaki Sagara, Yukifumi Yamaguchi, Takashi Uchino, Kazuhiro Tomoshige, Keiji Kishimoto, Tetsuji Ueta, Kenji Taguchi: Motor including a teeth section and a yoke section which are formed of mutually independent configuration members. Sanyo Electric, Marvin A Motsenbocker, MOTS Law PLLC, April 20, 2010: US07701107 (1 worldwide citation)

Included are a rotor, and a stator having a yoke section and a teeth section including multiple teeth. The teeth section and the yoke section are made of mutually independent configuration members, and connected to each other. At least one of the teeth section and the yoke section is formed by conne ...


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Mamoru Kubo, Kenji Nojima, Kazuhisa Otagaki, Yoshio Tomigashi, Keiji Kishimoto: Driving device of motor. Sanyo Electric, McDermott Will & Emery, May 20, 2008: US07375482 (1 worldwide citation)

An object is to provide a driving device capable of smoothly shifting from a starting state to a sensor-less vector control, in a case where the device drives a motor by the sensor-less vector control, and the device includes a voltage detecting circuit which detects an induced electromotive voltage ...


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Mamoru Kubo, Kenji Nojima, Kazuhisa Otagaki, Yoshio Tomigashi, Keiji Kishimoto: Driving device for a motor. Sanyo Electric Co, March 21, 2007: EP1764904-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

An object is to provide a driving device capable of smoothly shifting from a starting state to a sensor-less vector control, in a case where the device drives a motor by the sensor-less vector control, and the device includes a voltage detecting circuit which detects an induced electromotive voltage ...


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Maki Hamaguchi, Keiji Kishimoto: Method for producing glass-like carbon pipe, and glass-like carbon pipe produced by such method. Kobe Steel, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, December 25, 2007: US07311863

A method for producing a glass-like carbon pipe is provided. The method comprises the steps of producing a plurality of thermosetting resin molded articles by centrifugal molding, said molded articles each having the shape of the sections of a pipe divided in the longitudinal direction and each prov ...