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Manfred Nitsch, Peter Werner, Dieter Gunther, Herbert Arnold, Willy Bentz, Michael Horbelt, Willi Gansert, Dietrich Bergfried, Werner Auth, Ulrich Konzelmann: Flexible printed circuit connecting means for at least one hybrid circuit structure and a printed circuit board. Robert Bosch, Michael J Striker, December 1, 1992: US05168430 (31 worldwide citation)

The flexible printed circuit device, includes at least one hybrid circuit structure having assigned contact areas, a rigid printed circuit board, a flexible printed circuit board portion also having assigned contact areas on one end region thereof and being connected electrically to the rigid printe ...


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Wolfgang Kosak, Willy Bentz, Waldemar Ernst, Dieter Karr, Paul Hermanutz: Multi-board electrical control device. Robert Bosch, Frishauf Holtz Goodman Langer & Chick, October 24, 1995: US05461542 (30 worldwide citation)

The housing (10) of an electrical device, in particular a switching and control device for motor vehicles, includes an upper shell (11) and a lower shell (12), and PC boards (15, 25) are located in both shells (11, 12). The required power components (17) are distributed to both PC boards (15, 25). T ...


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Willy Bentz, Waldemar Ernst, Peter Schiefer, Heiko Buss: Apparatus for an internal combustion engine. Robert Bosch, Edwin E Greigg, Ronald E Greigg, February 17, 1998: US05718202 (27 worldwide citation)

Electronic engine management systems have a plurality of individual components, some of which are relatively far away from one another. Electrically connecting the individual components, particularly to an electronic control unit therefore requires relatively long electrical connecting lines and rel ...


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Willy Bentz, Willi Gansert, Gert Jakob, Kurt Stammler, Christoph Walter: Cooled electrical circuit component, particularly switching-type semiconductor. Robert Bosch, Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward, August 12, 1986: US04605986 (22 worldwide citation)

To increase the heat capacity of a heat sink and heat dissipating structure combined with an electrical component, typically a transistor, for example of the TO 220 or SOT 93 type, a heat transferring base plate (3), with the interposition of an insulating, heat conducting foil (6), engages one flat ...


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Willy Bentz, Siegfried Goetzke, Dieter Karr, Jutta Schetter, Peter Schiefer: Spring element for a group of components of an electronic control device. Robert Bosch, Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward, December 8, 1992: US05170325 (18 worldwide citation)

A spring element, for securing components of an electronic control device, is essentially U-shaped, with a bridge portion (16), which rests on an end (11A) of a cooling fin (11) mounted perpendicularly on a printed circuit board (13), and a pair of depending spring legs (17, 18), one of which presse ...


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Willy Bentz, Willi Gansert: Housing for receiving electric control devices, in particular for motor vehicles. Robert Bosch, Michael J Striker, August 9, 1988: US04763224 (11 worldwide citation)

A housing for receiving electric control devices for motor vehicles, wherein the total motor vehicle electronics together with the detachable connecting means is mounted. The control devices (17 to 21) which are required, depending on the equipment of the motor vehicle, are individually installable ...


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Gert Jakob, Willy Bentz, Dieter Hussmann, Peter Schiefer, Dieter Karr: Housing for an electronic circuit. Robert Bosch, Michael J Striker, September 7, 1993: US05243131 (10 worldwide citation)

The housing for an electronic circuit provided with a connection plug, particularly for control device electronics of an internal combustion engine of a vehicle, includes a cooling frame to which a printed circuit board having the electronic circuit is fastened and which has at least one cooling por ...


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Willy Bentz, Siegfried Goetzke, Peter Schiefer: Terminal strip for electric switching device. Robert Bosch, Michael J Striker, June 6, 1995: US05422791 (4 worldwide citation)

In the case of a switching element, a pressure-compensation element (20) is inserted in the base body (10) of the terminal strip (11) in a recess so that a pressure compensation is possible between the interior of the housing (17) and the outer atmosphere. By means of this special arrangement of the ...


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Willy Bentz, Gert Jakob: Electronic control unit structure. Robert Bosch, Frishauf Holtz Goodman & Woodward, March 31, 1987: US04654625 (3 worldwide citation)

To permit external adjustment of a potentiometer (3) having an adjustment head (4), and located within a sealed housing (1), while permitting placement of an adjustment insert (7) from the outside of the housing through a bore (6) thereof, and compensate for manufacturing and positioning tolerances, ...