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Craig Allen
Desaraju V Varaprasad, Mingtang Zhao, Craig Allen Dornan, Anoop Agrawal, Pierr Marc Allemand, Niall R Lynam: Vehicular exterior mirror. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, April 24, 2008: US20080094685-A1

An exterior mirror suitable for use in a vehicular exterior rearview mirror assembly includes a reflective mirror element having a light transmitting substrate with a mirror reflector having a metallic reflective layer coated thereon. A visual indicator display is disposed to the rear of the light t ...


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Jordan John F, Brean John W, Mathevosian Yervand: Photoelectrically-controlled rear-view mirrow. D H Baldwin Company, August 1, 1972: US3680951 (273 worldwide citation)

A photoelectrically controlled rear-view mirror employs a first photocell to switch the mirror between 'normal' and 'adjusted' positions in response to incident light on the mirror, and a second photocell to monitor ambient light and prevent switching of the mirror to the 'adjusted' position during ...


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Hopkins Charles L: Automatic rear view mirror adjuster. Coffey William R, January 28, 1975: US3862798 (216 worldwide citation)

A rear view mirror assembly comprising a reflective surface, and a liquid crystal assembly covering the reflective surface. The liquid crystal assembly comprises a thin layer of liquid nematic material sandwiched between rigid panes of transparent material, the rigid panes having a thin, transparent ...


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Bundo Mutsuro: View field display system for automobile.. Bundo Mutsuro, November 19, 1992: EP0513476-A1 (208 worldwide citation)

Herein disclosed is a view field display system for automobile which comprises: view field sensors (2, 2a, 2b, 2c and 2d) disposed on suitable places of the outer panel of a car (1) for sensing desired fields of view; image transmitting means for transmitting visual images sensed by the view field s ...


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Bauer Frederick T, Tonar William L, Byker Harlan J, Cammenga David J: Dimmable rearview mirror for motor vehicles. Gentex, August 28, 1996: EP0728618-A2 (189 worldwide citation)

An improved dimmable electro-optical rearview mirror for motor vehicles is provided, the mirror including a multilayer combination reflector/electrode that is low in electrical sheet resistance per unit area, and a transparent electrode that is higher in electrical sheet resistance per unit area tha ...


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Platzer George E: Automatic anti-glare rearview mirror system. Corporation Chrysler, August 24, 1971: US3601614 (176 worldwide citation)

Control circuit and system for changing an automotive rear view mirror between a day and a night reflective condition. The circuit includes a forwardly facing photocell for sensing ambient illumination and a rearwardly facing photocell for sensing the illumination on a mirror from the headlights of ...


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Bauer Frederick T, Tonar William L, Byker Harlan J, Cammenga David J: Improved rearview mirror for motor vehicles. Gentex, September 4, 1996: EP0729864-A1 (155 worldwide citation)

An improved low cost automatic rearview mirror for automotive vehicles is provided, the mirror being capable of operating in harsh environments over wide variations in temperature, humidity, vibration, atmospheric corrosion, salt spray, electronic disturbances and sand and grit abrasion. In one embo ...


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Robertson Harry J: Wide angle rear view mirror. December 21, 1971: US3628851 (153 worldwide citation)

A rear view mirror for mounting on a vehicle, the mirror having two planar mirror sections joined by an arcuate section so that a vehicle approaching the rear of the driven vehicle on which the mirror is mounted can be observed continuously as the approaching vehicle approaches the driven vehicle wi ...


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Deline Jonathan E, Lynam Niall R, Veldman Roger L: Modular rearview mirror assembly. Donnelly, March 3, 1999: EP0899157-A1 (149 worldwide citation)

A modular rearview mirror assembly (300) for vehicles incorporates one or more integrated subassembly modules or carrier members (310) to which are connected separate electrical components such as lamps (130), reflectors (314,316), switches (408), plug receptacles and the like to simplify mirror ass ...


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Wilson Harold R, Kamerling Marc A: Mirror actuator and support means therefor. Donnelley Mirrors, Price Heneveld Huizenga & Cooper, March 11, 1975: US3870404 (143 worldwide citation)

A vibration minimizing actuator for pivotally shifting the piston of a mirror case and mirror element of a day-night rearview mirror assembly and means for supporting the same within the mirror case. The mirror case and element are pivoted about a pivot axis by a pivotal toggle assembly included on ...