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Frederick W Trombley III, Robert M Schmidt, David M Reilly, Alan D Hirschman, David M Griffiths, Gerald W Callan, Luis A Pedraza, Jennie Kwo, Christopher T Zirps, Roderick H Beaulieu: Injection system having a pressure isolation mechanism and/or a handheld controller. Medrad, Gregory L Bradley, Christian E Schuster, Henry E Bartony Jr, August 22, 2006: US07094216 (74 worldwide citation)

An injector system includes a powered injector, a pressurizing chamber in operative connection with the powered injector, a fluid path in fluid connection with the pressurizing chamber, and a manual control in fluid connection with the fluid path. The manual control includes at least one actuator fo ...


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Robert M Schmidt, David A Hein, Roberto Tomassi: Illuminated keyless entry control device. Lear Corporation, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, August 14, 2007: US07255466 (42 worldwide citation)

A vehicular control device includes a trim member having a plurality of graphics for identifying a plurality of manual activation regions and a printed circuit board having a plurality of proximity sensors. Each of the plurality of proximity sensors generates a respective electromagnetic field withi ...


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Frederick W Trombley III, Robert M Schmidt, David M Reilly, Alan D Hirschman, David M Griffiths, Gerald W Callan, Luis A Pedraza, Jennie Kwo, Christopher T Zirps, Roderick H Beaulieu: Injector system and fluid control device providing sharp bolus injection. Medrad, Gregory Bradley, Christian Schuster, February 5, 2008: US07326186 (38 worldwide citation)

An injector system includes a source of injection fluid, a pump device, a fluid path set disposed between the source of injection fluid and the pump device, and a fluid control device operatively associated with the fluid path set. The fluid control device is adapted to permit purging of air from th ...


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David A Hein, Robert M Schmidt: Audio and tactile switch feedback for motor vehicle. Lear Corporation, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, May 18, 2010: US07719142 (28 worldwide citation)

An interface comprises a switch supported in relation to a motor vehicle interior trim component. The switch is operable to actuate and de-actuate an electrically operated device of the motor vehicle. A sensory feedback component is operatively connected to the switch for producing a sensory feedbac ...


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Robert M Schmidt, James B Wright: Moveable panel assembly. Lear Corporation, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, April 4, 2006: US07021691 (24 worldwide citation)

A panel assembly includes a housing defining first and second troughs. Each trough has an arcuate surface. A panel is pivotally attached to the housing. The panel is moveable between first and second positions. The panel includes first and second protrusions. The first protrusion extends in the firs ...


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Tim McAndrew, Robert M Schmidt, Paul C Babcock, Richard Williams: Control panel for a vehicle. Lear Corporation, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, March 25, 2003: US06536825 (18 worldwide citation)

A control panel for a vehicle includes a housing defining a recess formed therein. A panel is movably attached to the housing and has at least one control mechanism mounted thereon. The panel is movable between a first position wherein the panel generally covers a portion of the recess, and a second ...


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Robert M Schmidt, Mark Feldman: Rotary potentiometer assembly for a push-pull switch. United Technologies Automotive, Howard & Howard, August 13, 1996: US05546067 (17 worldwide citation)

A rotary dimmer switch assembly for use with a vehicle push-pull switch controls at least one light dimming function. The rotary switch assembly comprises a stationary cam contact assembly, and a rotating carder assembly which carries a circuit element having an exposed circuit trace surface. The ca ...


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Charles B Banter, Robert M Schmidt: Reconfigurable vehicle accessory control panel. Lear Corporation, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, March 7, 2006: US07009504 (15 worldwide citation)

A vehicle accessory control panel is provided for controlling at least two vehicle accessory systems. A plurality of switches is reconfigurable for providing at least two sets of switch functions. A plurality of graphics is provided for identifying the switch functions. A plurality of illumination e ...


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Robert M Schmidt, Mark G Feldman, Robert Amundson: Elastomeric vehicle control switch. Lear Corporation, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, August 1, 2006: US07084360 (11 worldwide citation)

A vehicle control switch assembly for use with a printed circuit board is disclosed. The switch assembly includes an elastomeric pad and a support member. The elastomeric pad has a contact pad for selective engagement with an electrical contact of the printed circuit board. The support member is mol ...


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Robert M Schmidt, Mark G Feldman, Charles Bruce Banter: Rotary control switch assembly. Lear Corporation, MacMillan Sobanski & Todd, August 9, 2005: US06927348 (11 worldwide citation)

A switch apparatus for a vehicle includes a circuit board including at least one circuit having a first contact and a second contact. A knob is rotatably mounted relative to the circuit board. The knob has at least one cam extending therefrom. At least one switch corresponds respectively to the at l ...



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