Thermostat housing

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO RE40190
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29255493

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Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC.MORRISTOWN, NJ8426

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Takach, Eugene J Eden Prairie, MN 39 1243
von, Buelow John Oak Park, CA 33 816
Wadsworth, John Los Angeles, CA 48 1017

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (6)
4337822 Digital thermostat 93 1980
4479604 Zoned control system 113 1982
5088645 Self-programmable temperature control system for a heating and cooling system 215 1991
5902183 Process and apparatus for energy conservation in buildings using a computer controlled ventilation system 207 1997
2003/0034,897 Thermostat and remote control apparatus 105 2001
6581846 Thermostat including a vacation mode in which electrical devices within and proximate the conditioned space are operated by the thermostat to provide an occupied appearance 99 2002
 
CHARLES G & DEBORAH H. SHAMOON (1)
2003/0034,898 Thermostat and remote control system and method 188 2001
 
SONY CORPORATION (1)
5537106 Remote controller 123 1993
 
TRANE INTERNATIONAL INC. (1)
* D361287 Temperature measuring housing 18 1994
 
DETROIT EDISON COMPANY, THE (1)
5259445 Control for dual heating system including a heat pump and furnace 111 1992
 
NOKIA TECHNOLOGIES OY (1)
6518957 Communications device with touch sensitive screen 177 2000
 
CARADON CUSTOM CONTROLS INC. (1)
5873519 Electronic thermostat with multiple program options 159 1997
 
JOHNSON, KENNETH M. (1)
4386649 Programmable thermostatic control device 146 1980
 
Comptel Domotique Inc. (1)
5566879 System for centralized controlling of a plurality of temperature regulating devices 184 1993
 
LAARS, INC. (1)
4717333 Burner ignition system 91 1986
 
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA (1)
4992779 Information input device 104 1989
 
CL 9, Inc. (1)
4918439 Remote control device 148 1988
 
Microcom Corporation (1)
4431134 Digital thermostat with protection against power interruption 103 1982
 
EMERSON ELECTRIC CO. (6)
4308991 Programmable electronic thermostat 156 1980
4621336 Visual display of time schedule in a programmable thermostat 150 1984
5570837 Programmable digital thermostat with means for enabling temporary connection of a battery thereto 156 1995
6318639 Thermostat with temporary fan on function 129 1999
6315211 Hardwired or battery powered digital thermostat 158 1999
* 6513723 Method and apparatus for automatically transmitting temperature information to a thermostat 152 2000
 
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. (3)
6351693 Computerized system for controlling thermostats 184 1999
6595430 Graphical user interface system for a thermal comfort controller 244 2000
* 2006/0192,022 HVAC controller with removable instruction card 55 2005
 
ERICSSON INC. (1)
6208331 Cleaning touchscreens 112 1998
 
Honeywell Inc. (6)
4388692 Electronically controlled programmable digital thermostat having variable threshold hysteresis with time 139 1980
4442972 Electrically controlled programmable digital thermostat and method for regulating the operation of multistage heating and cooling systems 234 1981
4606401 Programmable thermostat 113 1985
4837731 System for time programming of states by communicating time data via a continuously rotatable potentiometer 108 1987
5230482 Electronic time thermostat with a temporary next period adjustment means 148 1991
5482209 Method and means for programming a programmable electronic thermostat 159 1994
 
Dushane; Steven D. (1)
5348078 Dwelling heating and air conditioning system 174 1993
 
PARKER ELECTRONICS, INC. (1)
5181653 Residential heating and air conditioning control system 178 1992
 
Invensys Controls Italy Srl (1)
6502758 Electronic device for regulating and controlling ambient temperatures, and relative setting method 162 2001
 
Lux Products Corporation (1)
5673850 Programmable thermostat with rotary dial program setting 150 1996
 
BERKELEY, ARNOLD D. (3)
4725001 Electronic thermostat employing adaptive cycling 119 1986
5065813 Interactive electronic thermostat with installation assistance 201 1988
5161606 Interactive electronic thermostat with minimum and maximum temperature thermal limit switches 147 1991
 
IMPERIAL BANK (1)
* D367430 Controller enclosure 35 1995
 
J. T. Stewart Associates, Inc. (1)
4382544 Energy management system with programmable thermostat 116 1980
 
HUNTER FAN COMPANY (6)
5012973 Window air conditioning unit having a built-in programmable thermostat with remote temperature sensor 104 1988
4881686 Temperature recovery display device for an electronic programmable thermostat 100 1988
5038851 Electronic programmable thermostat for a heating and cooling system with an oscillation control mechanism 102 1988
5329991 Pre-programmed electronic programmable thermostat 157 1992
5782296 Auto-programmable electronic thermostat 174 1996
5937942 Electronic programmable thermostat with temporary reset 171 1998
 
MITSUBISHI DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA (2)
4948040 Air conditioning system 185 1988
4997029 Air conditioning apparatus 130 1989
 
CHEMICAL BANK, AS COLLATERAL AGENT (1)
4446913 Auto changeover thermostat with means for handling temperature entry errors 105 1983
 
Venstar, Inc. (2)
6196467 Wireless programming or programmable thermostat mobile unit for multiple separate controller or programmable fixed units and programming transmission method 124 1998
6032867 Flat plate thermostat and wall mounting method 153 1998
 
AT&T CORP. (1)
5526422 System and method for cleaning the display screen of a touch screen device 109 1994
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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Energate Inc (1)
D688955 Thermostat unit 9 2012
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (1)
D814321 Thermostat 0 2016
 
UNITRONICS (1989) (R"G) LTD. (1)
D613625 Controller 12 2008
 
OPTELEC DEVELOPMENT B.V. (1)
D716815 Optical transmission-conversion device for producing a magnified image 9 2012
 
EMERSON ELECTRIC CO. (1)
D589822 Touch screen thermostat 14 2007
 
EAIR, LLC (1)
D598305 Thermostat faceplate 19 2008
 
HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. (6)
D579799 Wireless sensor housing 7 2007
D580801 Thermostat housing 22 2008
D596963 Environmental controller housing 12 2008
D596964 Thermostat housing 19 2008
D678084 Thermostat housing 18 2012
* D720633 Thermostat 9 2013
 
PRO1 IAQ INC. (2)
D578415 T900 thermostat 20 2008
D577616 T800 thermostat 9 2008
 
JOHNSON CONTROLS TECHNOLOGY COMPANY (3)
D772085 Thermostat controller 9 2015
D790369 Thermostat 2 2015
D810591 Thermostat 0 2016
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