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Charles E Frailing, Thomas J Dougherty, Richard T Johnson: Automatic battery analyzer including apparatus for determining presence of single bad cell. Globe Union, Neuman Williams Anderson & Olson, March 30, 1982: US04322685 (163 worldwide citation)

There are described apparatus for detecting the presence of a defective cell in a lead-acid storage battery. The apparatus is included as a part of a larger apparatus for analyzing the condition of the battery and its suitability for further use in automobile lighting, starting, and ignition applica ...


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Stephen C Jacobsen, Robert L Stephen, Richard D Luntz, Richard T Johnson, David F Knutti, Carl F Mandleco: Fluid self-sealing bioelectrode. University of Utah Research Institute, Criddle Thorpe & Western, September 4, 1979: US04166457 (82 worldwide citation)

A dry-state bioelectrode having a self-sealing receptacle for receiving electrolyte and/or medicament fluid contents. The receptacle is attached at its opening to a sheet-like flexible base member having an opening in common with the receptacle opening, the bottom of the base member being adapted fo ...


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Thomas J Dougherty, Richard T Johnson: Polyphase alternator and dual voltage battery charging system for multiple voltage loads. Globe Union, Andrus Sceales Starke & Sawall, March 28, 1989: US04816736 (53 worldwide citation)

A 24/12 volt battery power supply for a vehicle includes two 12 volt batteries connected in series, and having first and second 24 volt terminals to the opposite ends of the batteries and a 12 volt terminal to the center common connection of the batteries. The 12 volt loads are divided into equal ri ...


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David N Abujudom II, Thomas J Dougherty, Mark S Inkmann, Richard T Johnson, Neil C Karolek, David W Saari: Battery module for the engine compartment of an automobile. Globe Union, Foley & Lardner, December 11, 1990: US04976327 (46 worldwide citation)

A battery module for insulating a battery from the heat of the engine of a motor vehicle, the module including a battery compartment, an air inlet and an air outlet, a first air flow path connecting the air inlet to the air outlet and a second air flow path around the outside of the battery compartm ...


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Neil C Karolek, Mark S Inkmann, Richard T Johnson, Jerome A Kondrakiewicz, Brett M Lenhardt, David W Saari: Method and apparatus for thermal control of automotive components. Globe Union, Foley & Lardner, January 21, 1992: US05082075 (30 worldwide citation)

A battery thermal control system including a casing for the battery and a cover for enclosing the battery in the casing, the casing being provided with a number of ribs for supporting the battery in a spaced relation to the bottom of the casing and to the side walls of the casing, a fan connected to ...


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Joseph K McDermott, James W Wagner, Richard T Johnson, James W Spencer, Daniel A Schwob, Paul C Brantner, Art S Homa: Multiple battery system and method. GP Batteries International, Procopio Cory Hargreaves & Savitch, April 8, 2003: US06545445 (30 worldwide citation)

A multiple battery system and method for starting internal combustion engines, such as on a boat or vehicle, and for powering auxiliary functions that operate primarily when the engine is not running is disclosed. A first battery is used for starting the engine. A second battery is used to power the ...


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Richard T Johnson, William J Wruck, Majid Taghikhani: Anti-theft System for disabling a vehicle engine that includes a multi-contact switch for disconnecting the battery and loading the vehicle electrical system. Johnson Controls Technology Company, Quarles & Brady, November 2, 1999: US05977654 (27 worldwide citation)

A vehicle anti-theft system that disables a vehicle engine upon detection of an unauthorized vehicle start-up, after the engine is running, by disconnecting the vehicle battery and draining the vehicle electrical system voltage to ground through a resistor. When the system is armed, it monitors whet ...


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Richard T Johnson, William J Wruck, Majid Taghikhani: Anti-theft system for disabling a vehicle engine. Johnson Controls Technology Company, Quarles & Brady, October 12, 1999: US05965954 (23 worldwide citation)

A vehicle anti-theft system that disables a vehicle engine upon detection of an unauthorized vehicle start-up, after the engine is running, by disconnecting the vehicle battery and draining the alternator voltage to ground through a resistor. A fob transmitter transmits a coded frequency signal that ...


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Neil C Karolek, Mark S Inkmann, Richard T Johnson, Jerome A Kondrakiewicz, Brett M Lenhardt, David W Saari: Method and apparatus for thermal control of automotive components. Globe Union, Foley & Lardner, July 16, 1991: US05031712 (19 worldwide citation)

A battery thermal control system including a casing for the battery and a cover for enclosing the battery in the casing, the casing being provided with a number of ribs for supporting the battery in a spaced relation to the bottom of the casing and to the side walls of the casing, a fan connected to ...


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D Scott Buchanan, Laurence Warden, Scott W Riley, Richard T Johnson, K Randy Brimhall, Keith A Esser: Biomagnetometer with sealed vacuum enclosure and solid conduction cooling. Biomagnetic Technologies, Gregory Garmong, February 27, 1996: US05494033 (18 worldwide citation)

A biomagnetometer includes a magnetic field sensor including a magnetic field pickup coil and a detector of small electrical currents flowing within the pickup coil. A vacuum-tight enclosure surrounds the sensor. The enclosure has a concavely upwardly curved first wall, with the magnetic field picku ...



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