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Method and apparatus for detecting blocking of a direct current motor
Both a method and a use by this method of an apparatus for detecting blocking of a direct current motor (10), in particular a direct current motor (10) for a...
Housing for a semiconductor component
A housing for a semiconductor component, in which the housing has a plurality of pins which are provided at the edge of the housing at distances, the pins each...
Interface element, interface element holder, and electrical appliance
The invention relates to an interface element to be fixed on and/or in an interface element holder of an electrical appliance, which element includes a hard...
A floating bearing has a rotating, rotationally symmetric machine part (6), with an outer ring (10), which is non-rotatably supported in an intermediate bearing...
A safety system for vehicle occupants includes a control unit and sensors situated remotely from the control unit and connected via conductors to the control...
Toolless bitholder for spiral saws
A bit holder for a rotary tool is disclosed herein. In one embodiment, the bit holder comprises a drive shaft with an elongated bit channel configured to...
Electromechanical locking device for a brake piston
The invention is a electromechanical locking device for a brake piston of a hydraulically actuated wheel brake. The locking device is disposed at least in some...
Hand-held power tool with a vibration-damped handle
The invention relates to a hand tool machine (2), in particular a drilling and/or percussion hammer, with a housing (4) and a vibration-damped handle (10)...
Flow guide element for guiding the flow of a fluid medium
A flow guide element is provided for guiding a flow of a fluid medium which is particularly suitable for use in an intake tract of an internal combustion...
Method for operating an internal combustion engine
Angular adjustment of a camshaft in an internal combustion engine. A vibrational condition of the camshaft is recorded, and an enabling of the camshaft...
Plastic articulated arm
The invention is based on a plastic articulated arm (10) with a connection part (12) for a wiper blade formed at its outer end by the side walls (14), wherein...
Pan tilt surveillance camera mount
Method and system for remote programming of a program-controlled device
using a legitimization code
A method for remote programming of a program-controlled device, and a system having an interface to receive program data and a legitimization, as well as a...
Method for creating appendices that clearly reference the location of an
To generate appendices which uniquely reference an object geographically, a tree of possible paths is generated. The paths are evaluated in accordance with...
Method and device for generating at least one feature for an occupant
A method is described for generating at least one feature for an occupant protection system, which is determined from at least one basic feature and analyzed...
Time-of-flight sensor-assisted iris capture system and method
A method of identifying a living being includes using a time-of-flight sensor to determine a location of a face of the living being. An image of an iris of the...
An ultrasonic sensor having a diaphragm includes a heating element for heating the diaphragm.
Method for operating an ultrasonic sensor, and corresponding ultrasonic
In a method for operating an ultrasonic sensor in duplex mode, a transmission trigger for triggering an acoustic transmitted signal is transmitted from a...
Device for measuring distance and method for operating said type of device
A hand-held device (10, 10') for contactless distance measurement measures a distance (d) between a target object (18) and at least one reference point (20) of...
Linear drive with a reduced axial force component, as well as a linear
compressor and refrigerator
A linear drive including a stator and a rotor configured for linear reciprocal movement along an axis, with the stator having a magnetic-field guide core having...
Method and control unit for operating a linear compressor
A control unit for a linear compressor comprises a current sensor for detecting the current consumption of the linear compressor, a deflection sensor for...
Linear roller bearing with deflection piece
A guide carriage for a linear roller bearing includes a main body, which may bear in a longitudinally movably manner and via at least a first and at least a...
Lubricating element and lubricating unit
The present invention relates to a lubricating element (12) for rolling element tracks, in particular linear systems, with a body composed of a ...
Method for fixing the drum of a washing machine and fitting for the same
A drum is fixed to a mounting star, on which a shaft for drive of the drum is fixed. The fixing is achieved by means of arrangement of several openings in the...
Auxiliary cooling device
An auxiliary cooling device is used in another main cooling device, such as a refrigerator. The auxiliary cooling device includes a thermoelectric element, such...
Tumble dryer with a lint filter
A tumble dryer is provided having a heat exchanger through which a process-air stream flows in a first direction and a first duct which is arranged in fluid...
Dishwasher with display
Method for fast synchronization and frequency hop sequence detection in
wireless sensor networks
A method of synchronizing wireless devices includes establishing a recurring sequence of frequency channels at which the wireless devices are to communicate....
Deep-drawn container and method for producing same
A deep-drawn inner coating or an inner door of a cooling equipment. An insertion element is maintained by form-closure in a recess of a wall. In order to...
Injury mitigation system for power tools
A power tool comprises a detection system for detecting a situation where an operator using a power tool of the type which has an exposed rotating component...
Circulating air refrigerating appliance and assembly method therefor
A circulating air refrigerating appliance surrounds at least one storage region and an evaporation chamber containing an evaporator. The evaporator engages with...
Reduced noise dryer fan and impeller and producing method thereof
A dryer is provided that includes a drum for drying wet laundry via contact of the laundry with process air, an air inlet duct operable to convey process air to...
Recording method for video/audio data
In order to provide a recording method for data which have been or are being generated at a data source in a time sequenced manner and are transmitted via a...
Method and system of optimal selection strategy for statistical
classifications in dialog systems
An optimal selection or decision strategy is described through an example that includes use in dialog systems. The selection strategy or method includes...
Control unit for a household appliance
The invention relates to control unit for a domestic appliance, especially for a washing machine with a fascia panel (10) to which is assigned at least one...
Lint filter device and method for cleaning a lint filter device
A lint filter device for an airflow in a tumble dryer, comprising an endlessly circulating element, arranged around at least two deflector elements and...
Transverse element for a drive belt for a continuously variable
A transverse element for a drive belt, includes a recess on either side for at least partially accommodating a ring assembly of the drive belt. The transverse...
Collapsible rolling support stand having a support leg
A collapsible folding stand for use with a horizontally oriented object such as a portable table saw that is attached to the stand is capable of being...
Self-boosting friction brake
The invention relates to a self-boosting disk brake. In case of failure, in order to enable releasing the disk brake or putting it out of operation, the...
Pressure limiting valve
The invention relates to a pressure limiting valve. The pressure limiting valve comprises a valve holder a valve insert connected to the valve holder a valve...
Device with a door
A device with a door, in particular a door of a cooking appliance, supported for pivoting movement in a pivoting direction, for closing a useable space and with...
Tub for washing machine
A tub (1) for a clothes washing-machine, in particular of the domestic type which houses a rotating drum (2) within which the washing load is placed, said...
Method for spin-drying textiles after an impregnation process
A method for spin-drying textiles being subjected to a method for the production of a hydrophobic effect in a washing machine. Textiles located within the drum...
Dishwasher with display
Drive and hydrostatic piston engine with brake energy recovery
The invention relates to a hydrostatic piston engine (11) and a drive (1) for recovering brake energy. The drive comprises a driving shaft (4) and a first...
Hand-held power tool
A hand-held power tool includes a housing with a tool fitting for receiving an insertion tool, and at least one illuminating element for illuminating the...
Support arrangement and refrigerator provided therewith
A refrigerator that includes at least one vertical support that has a vertical guiding groove with a recess and a plurality of vertically staggered steps...
Hydraulic vehicle brake system having a service brake which can be
actuated by muscle force and having a device...
The invention relates to a hydraulic vehicle brake system having a service brake which can be actuated by muscle force and having a device for regulating the...