GB2212317B - A rotary control - Google Patents

A rotary control

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Publication number
GB2212317B
GB2212317B GB8826238A GB8826238A GB2212317B GB 2212317 B GB2212317 B GB 2212317B GB 8826238 A GB8826238 A GB 8826238A GB 8826238 A GB8826238 A GB 8826238A GB 2212317 B GB2212317 B GB 2212317B
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Prior art keywords
rotary control
rotary
control
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GB8826238A
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GB2212317A (en
GB8826238D0 (en
Inventor
George Michael Waddington
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Ams Industries PLC
AMS Ind PLC
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Ams Industries PLC
AMS Ind PLC
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Priority to GB878726365A priority Critical patent/GB8726365D0/en
Application filed by Ams Industries PLC, AMS Ind PLC filed Critical Ams Industries PLC
Publication of GB8826238D0 publication Critical patent/GB8826238D0/en
Publication of GB2212317A publication Critical patent/GB2212317A/en
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G05CONTROLLING; REGULATING
    • G05GCONTROL DEVICES OR SYSTEMS INSOFAR AS CHARACTERISED BY MECHANICAL FEATURES ONLY
    • G05G1/00Controlling members, e.g. knobs or handles; Assemblies or arrangements thereof; Indicating position of controlling members
    • G05G1/08Controlling members for hand actuation by rotary movement, e.g. hand wheels
    • G05G1/10Details, e.g. of discs, knobs, wheels or handles
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H01BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS
    • H01HELECTRIC SWITCHES; RELAYS; SELECTORS; EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE DEVICES
    • H01H19/00Switches operated by an operating part which is rotatable about a longitudinal axis thereof and which is acted upon directly by a solid external to the switch, e.g. by a hand
    • H01H19/02Details
    • H01H19/025Light-emitting indicators
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H01BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS
    • H01HELECTRIC SWITCHES; RELAYS; SELECTORS; EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE DEVICES
    • H01H3/00Mechanisms for operating contacts
    • H01H3/02Operating parts, i.e. for operating driving mechanism by a mechanical force external to the switch
    • H01H2003/0293Operating parts, i.e. for operating driving mechanism by a mechanical force external to the switch with an integrated touch switch
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H01BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS
    • H01HELECTRIC SWITCHES; RELAYS; SELECTORS; EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE DEVICES
    • H01H2219/00Legends
    • H01H2219/054Optical elements
    • H01H2219/062Light conductor
    • H01H2219/0621Optical fiber light conductor
    • HELECTRICITY
    • H01BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS
    • H01HELECTRIC SWITCHES; RELAYS; SELECTORS; EMERGENCY PROTECTIVE DEVICES
    • H01H9/00Details of switching devices, not covered by groups H01H1/00 - H01H7/00
    • H01H9/18Distinguishing marks on switches, e.g. for indicating switch location in the dark; Adaptation of switches to receive distinguishing marks
    • H01H9/181Distinguishing marks on switches, e.g. for indicating switch location in the dark; Adaptation of switches to receive distinguishing marks using a programmable display, e.g. LED or LCD
GB8826238A 1987-11-11 1988-11-09 A rotary control Expired - Lifetime GB2212317B (en)

Priority Applications (1)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
GB878726365A GB8726365D0 (en) 1987-11-11 1987-11-11 Rotary control

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GB8826238D0 GB8826238D0 (en) 1988-12-14
GB2212317A GB2212317A (en) 1989-07-19
GB2212317B true GB2212317B (en) 1992-05-27

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GB878726365A Pending GB8726365D0 (en) 1987-11-11 1987-11-11 Rotary control
GB8826238A Expired - Lifetime GB2212317B (en) 1987-11-11 1988-11-09 A rotary control

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