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Paul C Wacker, Richard A Wruck, John B Amundson, Marcus D Stoner: PDA configuration of thermostats. Honeywell International, Gregory M Ansems, June 6, 2006: US07055759 (252 worldwide citation)

A device and method that may be used at nearly any place to set and adjust a control system such as a thermostat, controller or computer having numerous parameters and options that may be selected for desired operation of an air management system. One may remotely, via a personal digital assistant, ...


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Paul C Wacker, Richard A Wruck: PDA diagnosis of thermostats. Honeywell International, February 8, 2005: US06851621 (216 worldwide citation)

A system PDA-based on line diagnostics for automatically discovering a thermostat configuration, turning off normal controller delays, temporary overriding sensor inputs and set points, and verifying proper output action including the monitoring the discharge air temperature for the resulting temper ...


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Kenneth B Kidder, Gary A Smith, Paul C Wacker: Demand limit control by integral reset of thermostats. Honeywell, Alfred N Feldman, April 14, 1987: US04656835 (57 worldwide citation)

A temperature control system for a building is disclosed utilizing a central demand limit controller. The system includes a number of control modules or thermostats that have both proportional error and integral error functions. The integral error is reset at intervals by an interstage differential ...


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Paul C Wacker: Humidity controller. Honeywell International, December 7, 2004: US06826920 (37 worldwide citation)

A humidity controller for an air handling unit of a space, room or zone. The controller may be a dehumidification system integrated with a constant volume air handling unit. The system may have separate actuator control of a mixed air damper and other actuator control for both an outdoor air intake ...


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Michael A Pouchak, Paul C Wacker: Cold water draw bypass valve and variable firing boiler control. Honeywell International, February 24, 2004: US06694927 (35 worldwide citation)

A first sensor provides a demand for heat signal to a condensing boiler or water heater for control of the variable firing rate. A second sensor controls a bypass valve to allow a portion of water leaving the primary heat exchanger to reenter the primary heat exchanger. The bypass valve is controlle ...


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Paul C Wacker: Humidity control system. Honeywell, Edward Schwarz, September 13, 1994: US05346128 (23 worldwide citation)

A humidity control system for a space receiving conditioned air from a duct has sensors which measure the current humidity in both the space and the duct. The system calculates a duct set point based on the difference between the current space humidity and the humidity set point for the space. The s ...


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Gary P Kasper, Gary A Smith, Paul C Wacker: Controller with dynamic temperature compensation. Honeywell International, Crompton Seager & Tufte, August 31, 2010: US07784705 (17 worldwide citation)

An electronic device such as an HVAC controller that accounts for internal heating in determining an environmental condition such as temperature or humidity in the space surrounding the HVAC controller. The HVAC controller may calculate a transient heat rise value that is based upon a powered time p ...


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Paul C Wacker: Low cost programmable HVAC controller having limited memory resources. Honeywell International, Crompton Seager & Tufte, November 2, 2010: US07826929 (17 worldwide citation)

A programmable controller and method of operating a programmable controller are provided. In one illustrative embodiment, the programmable controller may have non-volatile memory and random-access memory (RAM), which, in some cases, may be implemented in a single microcontroller. The illustrative pr ...


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Paul C Wacker: Method and apparatus for adjusting the temperature set point based on humidity level for increased comfort. Honeywell International, January 18, 2005: US06843068 (12 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for using humidity level to adjust the temperature set point of an HVAC system for increased occupant comfort. In one illustrative embodiment, the temperature set point for the inside space is moved downward when the humidity of the inside space rises above a predetermined humi ...


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Paul C Wacker: Method and apparatus for controlling humidity with an air conditioner. Honeywell International, Greogory M Ansems, February 14, 2006: US06996999 (10 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for more effectively managing humidity of an inside space using an air conditioner are provided. In one illustrative embodiment, the system determines whether the humidity level in an inside space is above a predetermined humidity threshold, and if so, changes a control paramet ...