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Method for operating a memory device
In the method for operating a memory device which has a number of memory blocks, the memory blocks are marked as intact, suspect, or defective. The memory...
Method and device for monitoring functions of a computer system
A method and device for monitoring functions of a computer system having at least two execution units, a switchover unit being provided, and switchover...
System and method for recognizing proper names in dialog systems
Embodiments of a dialog system that utilizes contextual information to perform recognition of proper names are described. Unlike present name recognition...
A safety system for vehicle occupants having a device for determining the position of the vehicle occupant. A status monitor to which the output signals of...
Controlling vehicle dynamics through the use of an image sensor system
A method for controlling vehicle dynamics in a motor vehicle, at least one sensor recording at least one measured value; at least one actuator for controlling...
Device and method for attenuating an anti-resonant circuit
A device for the attenuation of an anti-resonant circuit which has a first capacitor and a secondary inductance. A signal is able to be coupled into the...
Sensor and method for obtaining data
A sensor for obtaining data is described, including at least one sensitive module for quantitatively detecting a parameter to be determined, at least one data...
Sensor system and method for sequential transmission of data
A sensor has a transmitter module for transferring data via a line, the sensor receiving power via the line. At a point in time in which the sensor receives a...
Drive and evaluation unit
The invention relates to a drive and evaluation unit for displacing an object to be displaced, particularly for raising and lowering a side window in a motor...
An eccentric grinder has a drive which is arranged in a housing and the drive shaft of which drives a supporting shaft of a back-up pad by way of an eccentric...
The present invention relates to a pulse valve (10) with a closing body (18) that cooperates with a valve seat (22) and, in a first switching position,...
Hand-held power tool with torque limiter
The invention relates to a hand tool machine with a torque limiter (2) enabling a user to set a maximum torque which is transmitted by a motor drive (4) to a...
Hand machine tool
The invention relates to a hand machine tool, in particular, a hammer drill or chisel, having a gearbox housing and a gearbox unit with a switching device. The...
Water timer system having removable input and display module
A water timer system includes a base assembly and an input and display module. The base assembly includes (i) a conduit structure defining an inlet, an outlet,...
Fuel injection device having an improved electrical plug and socket
A fuel injection device for injecting fuel includes an electrical-plug-and-socket connection configured as a modular component. The electrical-plug-and-socket...
Connection unit for a pressure measuring cell
The invention proposes a connection unit for a pressure measuring cell, comprising at least one pressure measuring cell (40) which detects, in particular, a...
Ice preparation unit, tray and operational method therefor
An ice-maker tray (1) has several compartments (4), which each have the form of a segment of a body of rotation. When the content of the compartments (4) is...
Method for operating a metering valve and device for performing the method
A method for operating a metering valve and a device for performing the method, providing for diagnosis of the metering valve which defines a flow rate of a...
Built-in domestic appliance with hinge cover
A built-in domestic appliance which comprises hinges for hinging a door to the furniture body of the built-in domestic appliance. The door is used to close an...
Windshield wiper device
The invention relates to a windshield wiper device, in particular for a motor vehicle, comprising a fastening device (10) for fastening the windshield wiper...
Method for securing data and device for implementing the same
A method and system to ensure the integrity of data in a data-processing device, a data packet is read from a memory and checked to determine whether the data...
Method to detect a faulty operating condition during a cylinder cutoff of
an internal combustion engine
Method to detect a faulty operating condition during a cylinder cutoff of an internal combustion engine with at least two cylinder banks, wherein the internal...
The invention relates to a measuring instrument, particularly a hand-held instrument (10) for measuring distances, comprising at least one transmission branch...
Method for mechanical cleaning of textiles or solid objects utilizing an
Water-soluble detergents and enzymes are used for mechanically cleaning textiles or crockery. According to the invention, enzymes with a catalytic effect on...
Dishwasher with an automatically regulated drying process
A dishwasher is provided having a washing container for retaining therein objects to be washed by the dishwasher and a system for drying objects to be washed....
Method for forming a tilting zone on a transverse element for a push belt
for a continuously variable transmission
A method for forming a convex tilting zone (23) at a main body-surface (11) of a transverse element for application in a push belt for a continuously variable...
Fan apparatus for a cooking device
A fan apparatus for a cooking device is provided having a fan impeller that is held on a drive shaft of a rotary drive by its hub and is pressed against a stop...
Pivoting connector assembly for connecting two members
A connector is configured to connect two frame members. The connector includes a body with a first end and a second end spaced from the first end. A fulcrum is...
Refrigerating appliance with height-adjustable storage device
A refrigerating appliance including a housing defining an internal space and the refrigerating appliance including a storage element retained in a ...
Disc-brake vibration damper
A disk brake vibration damper comprising a cylindrical element (4) equipped on its cylindrical peripheral surface (41) with a layer of a supple material (5)...
LIFD valve assembly
An LIFD valve assembly has a pressure balance device a pressure balance slide of which is urged in the opening direction by a pressure downstream of a metering...
Timer for a gas cooking hob
A gas cooking hob comprising a number of gas burners, each of which is connected to a main gas pipe via a gas pipe section, and a main switch. The main gas pipe...
Fuel injection system for an internal combustion engine
A fuel injection system of the common rail type for an internal combustion engine with two rows of cylinders is to be designed such that the deviations in the...
Front-loading laundry treatment machine
A washing machine includes a liquor container suspended for oscillating in a housing. A washing drum is rotatable within the liquor container. A ...
Refrigerator with pressure equalization valve
A refrigerator including a housing with a chassis and a door enclosing a chilled interior; and a pressure equalization valve extending through a wall of the...
Guide device for a saw blade that executes lifting motions
The invention relates to a guide device (1) for a saw blade (2), in particular for an electric tool, which is operated in reciprocating motion (H) and which...
Winding device for electric motor
A winding device for producing a field coil including a double-layer multiple-circuit winding for an electric motor includes a drive. The drive is configured to...
Automobile windshield wiper blade
An automobile windshield wiper blade (10) having an elongated belt-shaped, flexible resilient support element (12), on the lower belt surface (22) which faces...
Fuel injection system and method for injecting fuel
The invention relates to a fuel injection system having at least one fuel injector, which includes an electrically operable actuator. In order to reduce the...
State and parameter estimator having integral and differential components
for electrical energy accumulators
A device is described for ascertaining state variables and/or parameters of a mathematical energy accumulator model, in particular a battery model, that...
Energy-efficient operating method for a gas sensor
Energy-efficient operating method for a gas sensor. In a method for determining a gas concentration with the aid of a gas sensor having a radiation source, the...
In a parking apparatus for a vehicle, a parking space is measured and a parking trajectory into the parking space is determined by using this apparatus. A...
Security system with activity pattern recognition
A security system and method of operation thereof stores information related to a plurality of detected events and determines an activity pattern based on the...
Power tool, in particular angle grinder
A power tool, in particular a right-angle grinder, includes a motor and a gear, the motor and/or the gear embodied as a mountable function module. The gear is...
Motor-driven machine tool
A motor-driven machine tool (1) with a tool (7) that can be rotatably driven comprises a drive shaft (5) and a driven shaft (6) on which the tool (7) is...
Accessory with hub for use with multiple types of rotary tool mandrels
An accessory with a hub for mounting on rotary tool mandrels of different types is disclosed. In one embodiment, the rotary tool accessory includes a work...
Machine tool and tool, both with an automatic balancing device
A machine tool and a tool include an automatic balancing device, with a first balancing mass located such that it is movable relative to the shaft of the...