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Anthony J Molusis, Thomas M O Loughlin: Single loop control system. Bristol Babcock, Pennie & Edmonds, November 29, 1983: US04418381 (42 worldwide citation)

A microprocessor based single loop control instrument is described which can operate as any one of several different types of controllers, each of which can provide two or more different modes of operation. The control instrument comprises a microprocessor, a read only memory in which is stored the ...


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Thomas M O Loughlin, Douglas W Low, Neil Titcomb: Visual navigation aid with point of interest feature. International Marine, St Onge Steward Johnston & Reens, January 12, 1993: US05179385 (39 worldwide citation)

A navigation aid is provided comprising a radar antenna, a position sensor, a compass, map/chart data, a display, and a controller. The controller determines whether the display depicts a chart, a radar sweep or both. Preferably, the visual navigation aid includes a point of interest feature, wherei ...


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Anthony J Molusis, Thomas M O Loughlin: Microprocessor-based keyboard/display unit for configuring control instruments. Bristol Babcock, Pennie and Edmonds, February 14, 1984: US04431988 (36 worldwide citation)

A microprocessor-based keyboard/display is described in which the function of the keys can be varied automatically depending on the instrument to which the keyboard/display is connected. The keyboard/display comprises a microprocessor, a read only memory in which is stored an operating program for t ...


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Charles W Eichelberger, Robert J Wojnarowski, Thomas M O Loughlin: Cooking apparatus having internal pressurizing source and _integral heat source _. General Electric Company, Geoffrey H Krauss, James C Davis Jr, Marvin Snyder, February 7, 1984: US04430557 (24 worldwide citation)

A self-standing cooking apparatus is disclosed which consists of a pressurizable vessel having a door which can be latched and sealed, an integral steam-pressure source and integral upper and lower heating rod elements which serve as broil elements and bake elements, respectively, and a water-filled ...


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Harry Albinger Jr, Thomas M O Loughlin, Charles A Balchunas, William D Ryckman Jr: Automatic switching apparatus for an electric appliance. Black & Decker, Perman & Green, May 17, 1988: US04745260 (21 worldwide citation)

Automatic switching apparatus for a hand held electrically operated appliance such as a pressing iron. A motion sensor and an electronic timer cooperate to automatically shut off the iron if the iron remains stationary for a predetermined period of time. A simplified mechanism is manually operable i ...


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Thomas M O Loughlin: Indicating and control apparatus for a portable heating appliance. Black & Decker, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, April 1, 1986: US04580038 (20 worldwide citation)

An iron includes a heater, a thermostat, a temperature select knob, a READY indicator, a WAIT indicator, an audible transducer, a relay, a motion detector, and a microrprocessor-based electronic control circuit. Whenever the temperature select knob is moved, an interrupting signal is supplied to the ...