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Hirak Chanda
Hirak Chanda, Michael L Jackemeyer, Christoph J Miller, James A Oskins, Andre Petronilho, Robert A Scheitlin, Jon D Strait, Matthew S Wasson: Laundry treating appliance with load amount detection. Whirlpool Corporation, December 23, 2014: US08914930 (2 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus determines a load size of a laundry load located in a laundry treating appliance having a drum defining a treatment chamber that is rotated by a motor based on a given amount of energy applied to the motor, and a measurement of coast time after the given amount of energy is re ...


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Hirak Chanda
Hirak Chanda, Michael L Jackemeyer, Christoph J Miller, James A Oskins, Andre Petronilho, Robert A Scheitlin, Jon D Strait, Matthew S Wasson: Laundry treating appliance with load amount detection. Whirlpool Corporation, October 13, 2011: US20110247148-A1

A method and apparatus determines a load size of a laundry load located in a laundry treating appliance having a drum defining a treatment chamber that is rotated by a motor based on a given amount of energy applied to the motor, and a measurement of coast time after the given amount of energy is re ...


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Benjamin E Alexander, Robert J Pinkowski, Ricardo N Schiesser: Methods and compositions for treating laundry items. Whirlpool Corporation, June 27, 2017: US09689101

A laundry treating appliance having a rotatable treating chamber in which laundry is received for treatment, and a controller programmed to execute an automatic cycle of operation that includes spraying a pre-wash mixture comprising water and a color care agent onto the laundry to cover the laundry ...


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Benjamin E Alexander, Robert J Pinkowski, David Scharich III: Methods and compositions for treating laundry items. Whirlpool Corporation, July 11, 2017: US09702074

A cycle of operation for a laundry treating appliance having a tub and a rotatable, perforated drum located within the tub and operably coupled with a motor for rotating the drum, the drum at least partially defining a treating chamber for receiving laundry for treatment according to a cycle of oper ...


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Benjamin E Alexander, Robert J Pinkowski, Ricardo N Schiesser: Methods and compositions for treating laundry items. Whirlpool Corporation, April 25, 2017: US09631310

A method for wetting laundry in a laundry treating appliance having a rotatable treating chamber in which laundry is received for treatment according to an automatic cycle of operation comprises forming an annulus of laundry within the treating chamber prior to wetting the laundry, spraying liquid o ...


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Gregory R Fulmer, Kaustav Ghosh, Nicholas Leep, William L Murch, Robert J Pinkowski, Mir A Quddus, Brian K Rogers, Jason M Schneemann: Methods and compositions for treating laundry items. Whirlpool Corporation, May 9, 2017: US09644301

A method of operation for a laundry treating appliance having a treating chamber for receiving laundry for treatment includes a pre-wetting phase, a wash phase, and a rinse phase and further includes a dye fixative phase, a first dye absorber phase, and a second dye absorber phase.


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Kaustav Ghosh, William L Murch: Methods and compositions for treating laundry items. Whirlpool Corporation, April 18, 2017: US09624615

A method for inhibiting dye transfer between items of laundry in a fabric treating appliance including a treating chamber for receiving the fabric items for treatment according to a cycle of operation, the method including supplying liquid to the treating chamber to form a liquid mixture comprising ...


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METHOD FOR TREATING LAUNDRY ITEMS. June 8, 2017: US20170159224-A1

A method of inhibiting dye transfer between items of laundry in a laundry treating appliance comprising a treating chamber for receiving the laundry items for treatment according to a cycle of operation, the method comprising supplying liquid to the treating chamber to form a liquid mixture comprisi ...