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Pascal Malgouires: Modular automation device with a locking member. AEG Schneider Automation, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, February 4, 1997: US05600542 (17 worldwide citation)

Modular automation device including a compartmented chassis which delimits an internal volume and accommodates a plurality of interface modules. Each module can be locked by a lateral pivoting lever which is journaled on one of its side walls and which cooperates with a fixed locking member on a ver ...


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Maul Juergen Dipl Ing Fh, Sand Manfred Dipl Ing, Trummer Georg Dipl Ing Fh, Schlieker Werner Dipl Ing Fh: Information transfer method for transferring digital data.. Siemens, March 16, 1994: EP0586715-A1 (14 worldwide citation)

A modular automation device consisting of a central processing unit (1) and peripheral units (7) exhibits a serial bus system in the form of a shift register. The total length of the shift register is equal to the sum of the individual register lengths of the bus connections (17) of the peripheral u ...


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Robert Bet, Michel Girard, Philippe Rix: Modular automation device including control and power units. Schneider Automation, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, March 13, 2007: US07190093 (7 worldwide citation)

An automation device includes a modular assembly with a primary group configured for use with a hardware element. The primary group includes a controller providing signals. A feeder unit provides power to automated units. A primary first link connects the input/output modules, the primary first link ...


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Malgouires Pascal: Modular automation device.. Aeg Schneider Automation, November 8, 1995: EP0681421-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

The programmable automation device includes a moulded plastic container (16) which has vertical wall partitions (18). There is a rear extension piece (17a) with eyelets for cables to pass. The partition walls have upper and lower runners (31) for half height module boxes (20). Each box has a pivotin ...


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Bet Robert, Girard Michel, Rix Philippe: Modular automation device. Schneider Automation, October 22, 2003: EP1355523-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The device has an assembly with primary group of modules that includes two links, where one carries control signals and another carries power at feeder voltages. The two links are connected to a lead module (24) of a secondary group of modules. A linking cable (C) associated with the former link is ...


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Doebrich Udo, Heidel Roland: Verfahren zum betreiben eines modularen automatisierungsgerätes (DE), Method for operating a modular automation device (EN). Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Doebrich Udo, Heidel Roland, Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, December 10, 2009: WO/2009/146723 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method for operating an automation system (1), the CPU unit (7) of which is provided for processing a control program for controlling a technical process and the power supply module (9, 11) of which supplies units (7, 8, 10, 16; 14, 15) that consume electric energy with el ...


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Soon Seng Kang: Automation component keying system and method. Rockwell Automation Asia Pacific Business Center, Fletcher Yoder P C, November 6, 2018: US10122114

This disclosure regards a self-keying system for an input/output (I/O) device. An I/O module mountable on a terminal base exchanges I/O signals with external devices via the terminal base. The I/O module comprises a key, and the terminal base comprises a locking assembly to allow insertion of only c ...


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Udo Doebrich, Roland Heidel: Method for operating a modular automation device. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Cozen O Connor, May 9, 2017: US09645564

A method for operating an automation system having a CPU unit that is provided for processing a control program for controlling a technical process, wherein a power supply module of the automation system supplies electric energy to units that consume electric energy. During the control of the proces ...


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BRAEUNLICH MICHAEL, CHOWANIEC MICHAEL, GRIESSBACH GUNTER, SCHMIDT DIRK: [fr] Composant dautomatisation dun appareil dautomatisation modulaire, [de] Automatisierungskomponente eines modularen Automatisierungsgerätes, [en] Automation components of a modular automation device. Siemens, May 15, 2013: EP2592696-A1

[en] The automation component has a securing unit for securing base module on a mounting rail (2). A terminal block (3) having connecting elements (4,5) is formed on a multi-layer printed circuit board (1). A contact spring (10) is attached with a support bracket (11) that is attached to one side of ...


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KORT VALENTIN, CYRON MICHAEL: [fr] Bloc destiné à un appareil dautomatisation modulaire, [de] Baugruppe für ein modulares Automatisierungsgerät, [en] Assembly for a modular automation device. Siemens, September 18, 2013: EP2640175-A1

[de] Es wird eine Baugruppe für ein modulares Automatisierungsgerät vorgeschlagen, in welcher parallel zu einer Seitenwand (5) einer Gehäusekapsel (3) der Baugruppe (2) eine SMD-Leiterplatte (6) angeordnet ist, welche einen SMD-Sensor (10) zur Erfassung der Temperatur der Zuluft in der Gehäusekapsel ...