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Backlit reflective pointer
A gauge assembly defining an interior direction and an exterior direction includes a gauge faceplate having a plurality of indicators and a hub that is...
Collision determination apparatus for vehicle
A collision determination apparatus for a vehicle is disclosed. The collision determination apparatus includes: a chamber member that is arranged in a bumper...
Shift-by-wire system for automatic transmission of vehicle
An electronic control unit senses an actual shift range of a automatic transmission by executing a range determination operation, which determines the actual...
Vehicle accident history recorder
A vehicle accident history recorder is provided. The vehicle accident history recorder comprises: a collision detection sensor for detecting a collision of a...
Collision determination apparatus for vehicle
A collision determination apparatus to be mounted in a vehicle includes a wiring substrate, a first acceleration sensor, a second acceleration sensor, an...
Display device for vehicle
A display device for a vehicle includes an information acquiring unit, a display unit and a control unit. The information acquiring unit acquires vehicle...
Obstacle notification apparatus
An obstacle notification apparatus uses a sight determination unit for determining a visible area of a driver in a subject vehicle based on whether another...
Vehicle presence notification apparatus
A vehicle presence notification apparatus notifying a presence of a vehicle includes an alarm device and a dynamic speaker. The alarm device includes an alarm...
Cooling system of electric rotating machine for vehicles
A cooling system of a AC generator for vehicles has a stator with a stator winding, a rotor that is arranged in an inner circumferential side of the stator, a...
Plating apparatus and plating method
[Problem] To provide a plating method and apparatus which do not require preparation of a separate treatment tank for each treatment step and therefore enable...
Thermal expansion resistant heat exchanger seal
A seal member may include a base portion, a plurality of deflector portions, and an expansion portion. The base portion may include a plurality of tabs adapted...
An evaporator unit comprising an evaporator, an internal heat exchanger defining a high pressure flow passage and a low pressure flow passage, an expansion...
Wireless communication device using a loopback path for fault diagnosis
A disclosed wireless communication device includes an antenna for communication, a transmission unit, a reception unit, a transmission/reception switchover...
Transceiver for serial data communication utilizing PWM encoded signal
Serial data are transmitted between transceivers via a communication path, each bit expressed by a dominant code or a recessive code which vary between dominant...
Capacitor discharger for power conversion system
A capacitor discharger applied to a power conversion system including a DC voltage source, a power conversion circuit having a pair of input terminals via which...
Power converter enabling suppression of magnetic flux bias in a
transformer of the converter
In an electrical power converter, an input circuit performs switching for converting a supply voltage of a power source to alternating-polarity voltage pulses...
Power conversion apparatus
A power conversion apparatus includes electronic components configuring a power conversion circuit, a cooler for cooling at least part of the electronic...
Power supply apparatus
A power supply apparatus includes a magnetic component having a coil section, a conductive case body housing the magnetic component and having an opening plane...
One axial end of a through-hole of a bearing portion of a first stationary core located on a movable core side has a peripheral edge placed at a corresponding...
Electromagnetic switch for starter
An electromagnetic switch for a starter. The electromagnetic switch includes a cylindrical slidable member that is separate from a plunger, loosely encompasses...
Electric rotary machine for motor vehicle
An alternator has rectifying module groups. The rectifying module groups form a bridge circuit. The rectifying module groups have a load dump protection...
Control device for rotating electrical machine
According to typical examples, the first stator winding having the lower rated voltage is connected to the second direct-current voltage source only when the...
Lighting control device
A lighting control device controls a turn-on state and a turn-off state of a lighting apparatus in a room where an air-conditioning apparatus is provided. In...
Spark plug for internal-combustion engine
A spark plug for an internal-combustion engine. The spark plug includes a central electrode, an insulator that holds the central electrode inside, a housing...
Mounting feature to cross car beam
A mounting system for aligning and suspending an HVAC module onto a cross car beam is provided. The mounting system may include a first mounting feature...
A heat exchanger has a flat tube (10) having a curved portion (13). A part of the curved portion (13) is formed by overlapping an outer rim (22) on an inner rim...
Exhaust heat exchanger
An exhaust heat exchanger includes a water tank accommodating tubes and having an outside space defined outside of the tubes, a gas tank having an exhaust...
Oil pressure regulation valve
An oil pressure regulation valve includes a spool supported in a sleeve to be slidable in an axial direction, a solenoid actuator disposed to generate an...
Ignition coil for internal combustion engine
An ignition coil for the internal combustion engine has a cylinder portion and a head portion. A pillar portion that forms a part of a ventilation passage that...
A housing is molded from a resin material, and a first flange portion of the bobbin forms a fusing protrusion, which is joined and fused with the housing. The...
Accelerator apparatus for vehicle
A first outer wall of a boss portion has a first projection, which projects toward a first inner wall of a support member. A second outer wall of the boss...
Method of manufacturing rotor core of electric rotating machine
The method is for manufacturing a rotor core having a cylindrical boss section formed with an axial hole, a disc section radially extending from one end of the...
Collision detection apparatus, collision determination method, and
activation control apparatus for occupant...
A collision detection apparatus that is mounted in a vehicle and that determines whether an object has collided with a side surface of the vehicle from outside...
Vehicular communication system, vehicular communication apparatus and
portable terminal apparatus
A vehicular communication system includes: a vehicular communication apparatus; and a portable terminal apparatus. The vehicular communication apparatus...
Weighted average image blending based on relative pixel position
A method of processing image data is provided. The method includes determining an overlap area based on image data from a first image sensor and image data from...
Gate drive circuit
A gate drive circuit includes a power supply circuit that has an output switch function for switching a voltage value of a drive voltage between two levels, a...
Switching element driver IC and switching element driver device equipped
with the same
A switching element driver IC has one or more photocouplers, a driver circuit, a detection circuit and a setting circuit. The photocoupler receives setting data...
Full-pitch windings switched reluctance motor
A full-pitch winding switched reluctance motor is provided. In this motor, one set of current components are estimated, which electromagnetically act on only...
Control system for a rotary machiine
An estimation section estimates a time period required for a norm of a difference vector between a current flowing to a motor/generator and a command current to...
Method of welding coil end of stator of electric rotating machine
A method of welding a plurality of conductors to form a winding extending through an annular stator core. The conductors are inserted into slots formed in the...
Mouth opening instrument and method
A mouth opening instrument includes an upper member suitable for attaching on an upper jaw side within the mouth of a patient and a lower member suitable for...
Driving-power control device for vehicle
Since a power of an engine is transmitted to a first axle and a power of a MG is transmitted to a second axle, a space for providing the MG can be readily...
Engine control apparatus
An engine control apparatus is configured to perform engine automatic stop to automatically stop an engine when predetermined engine stop conditions are...
Fuel pressure measuring device, fuel pressure measuring system, and fuel
A fuel injection system for use with an internal combustion engine supplies fuel to an injector (fuel injection valve) from a common rail (accumulator) through...
A navigation apparatus provides a guidance about an exiting road of a circular intersection based on a prestored road and a learned road. The navigation...
Vehicle behavior data storing apparatus
An engine ECU compares an acceleration value with a reference value, which corresponds to an accelerator operation value inputted in response to a user...
Method of detecting an inter-axis offset of 6-axis robot
In a 6-axis robot, as an example, an inter-axis offset can be measured and calibrated. A light emitting diode is installed on an end effector, and the end...
Analyzing element and analyzing apparatus using same
An analyzing element (10) is provided with a sample chamber (11) into which a gas or liquid sample is introduced; detection light waveguides (12a, 12b) arranged...
Vehicular power line communication system
A vehicular power line communication system includes a master and a slave. The master uses a pair of twisted wires, whose far ends are connected to each other...
Power line communication system
A vehicular power line communication system includes a looped twisted pair wire, a master, and a slave. The master outputs a high-frequency signal to the...