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Closure-mounted Drive

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Vehicle door opening and closing apparatus
05/22/14 - 20140137477 - A vehicle door opening and closing apparatus includes: a supporting member having an expandable and contractible shape and configured to be capable of holding a door at an opened position by being interposed between a body and the door, a socket provided on at least one of shaft end portions...

Vehicle window assembly with lift plate
12/26/13 - 20130340347 - A window assembly for a vehicle includes a glass assembly, a lift plate, and an actuator mechanism coupled with the glass assembly by the lift plate. The glass assembly has an aperture formed therethrough, and the actuator mechanism moves the glass assembly by applying a load at the aperture. A...

Rolling device for opening and/or closing a door
12/12/13 - 20130326960 - A rolling device is provided for opening and/or closing a door, having a rolling unit which can be connected to a fastening element to be fastened to the door, by means of a connecting element. The rolling unit has a drive unit which has at least one power accumulator and...

Sliding cantilever gate
12/05/13 - 20130318877 - A sliding cantilevered gates gate panel is carried by posts for sliding movement in the plane of the gate opening with each post having inner and outer parallel post members separated by a central opening within which the gate panel is mounted. The gate panel has a longitudinally extending track...

Device for opening and closing a door and method installing such a device
12/05/13 - 20130318878 - A device for opening and closing a door is provided, with a rolling device having a shell-shaped housing assembled from two complementary housing parts and in which a driving device is arranged, which is connected via a drive shaft to a driving wheel which, in a fitted operating position of...

Apparatus for opening and closing a barrier
08/15/13 - 20130205670 - An apparatus for opening and closing a barrier includes a rotatable housing having a first stop surface extending outwardly from an outer surface of the housing, said housing being configured for attachment of said barrier; an electric motor disposed within the housing, said motor having a rotor coupled to a...

Movable barrier hydraulic braking
06/20/13 - 20130152478 - A hydraulic brake apparatus, a movable barrier apparatus, a hydraulic brake kit, a method of stopping movement of a movable barrier, and a method installing a hydraulic brake assembly are described herein. A selectively operable piston mechanism converts rotation of a drive shaft of a movable barrier into hydraulic pressure...

Hydraulic cylinder control
04/25/13 - 20130097931 - A system and methods for controlling operation of hydraulic cylinders includes monitoring position of the cylinders relative to one another, and correction of misalignment of the cylinders should they become misaligned. Further, monitoring can be of a swing-type door operated using the cylinders, which can operate the door at different...

Back-up power for controlling an access opening in a body of a vehicle
02/21/13 - 20130042533 - A system for controlling an access opening in a vehicle body includes first and second doors arranged to selectively open and close first and second portions of the opening. The system also includes a power-activated device operatively connected to the first door and configured to be selectively retracted before at...

Method for operating a building closure
01/24/13 - 20130019534 - A method for operating a building closure is disclosed. The building closure may be in the shape of a sectional door or a garage door. The position of the building closure and a motor current of a drive device is monitored by a control apparatus. When the building closure stands...

Motor vehicle comprising an actuator for opening the side door
01/10/13 - 20130008088 - A motor vehicle has a side door opening that can be closed off by way of a front side door. For opening the front side door from the vehicle interior, the front side door has an actuator on the side facing the vehicle interior for the opening of the front...

Door opening and closing device
12/20/12 - 20120317883 - Provided is a door opening and closing device wherein the device width can be made small and wherein the movement of a retraction arm can be stabilized. In a body case (102) which is slender and extends in one direction, there is provided an arm block (121) for a retraction...

Methods, apparatuses, and systems for controlling lateral displacement of a movable partition
12/06/12 - 20120304541 - Apparatuses, methods and systems for directionally controlling a movable partition are provided. In one embodiment, an apparatus for controlling lateral displacement of a movable partition includes a bracket, a roller assembly, a first attachment bracket, and a second attachment bracket. The roller assembly is coupled to the bracket and includes...

Window regulator of vehicle
11/29/12 - 20120297682 - A window regulator assembly of a vehicle may include an actuator, a wire connected to the actuator and actuated by the actuator, an upper pulley and a lower pulley provided in upper and lower positions of a door for guiding movement of the wire, a pulley locking unit provided for...

Linear actuator particularly for sliding doors and for sliding doors and windows in general
11/29/12 - 20120297683 - A linear actuator, particularly for sliding doors and for sliding doors and windows in general, comprising a supporting body, to be fixed by corresponding fixing elements between the two jambs of a door or of a door or window frame, motor drive elements being accommodated and fixed within the supporting...

Self-closing device for sliding doors
11/15/12 - 20120285093 - A self-closing device is for sliding doors of the type including at least one sliding leaf (2) which is hung from an upper profile (3). The device (1) includes a drive belt (10) configured to be joined to the sliding leaf (2); a closing pulley (20), provided with an elastic...

Door valve
11/15/12 - 20120285094 - An up and down operating actuator unit which manages upward and downward motions of an opening and closing member, and a forward and backward actuator unit which manages forward and backward motions of the opening and closing member are configured so that the opening and closing member, which opens and...

Vehicle door arrangement
11/01/12 - 20120272578 - A vehicle door arrangement having a vehicle door for closing a door opening in a bodywork of a vehicle, in particular a motor vehicle, and having a pivoting device, which comprises a carrier arm bearing the weight of the vehicle door and at least one guide arm controlling the movement...

Linear actuator particularly for sliding doors
10/18/12 - 20120260576 - The elements of fixing the box-like body are adjustable and self-adapting....

Linear actuator particularly for sliding doors and for sliding door or window closure elements in general
10/18/12 - 20120260577 - A linear actuator particularly for sliding doors and for sliding door or window closure elements in general, comprising a box-like body, to be fixed with corresponding elements of fixing between the two jambs of a door or of a window or door frame, in order to move a leaf by...

Barrier operator with power management features
10/11/12 - 20120255231 - A barrier operator system is provided including a controller, a motor, a barrier, a power source, and a remote transmitter. The controller scans for a reduced range of radio frequencies while operating in a standby mode to conserve energy. In response to receiving a signal from the remote transmitter, the...

Door leveling apparatuses and associated methods of manufacture and use
10/04/12 - 20120247021 - Door leveling apparatuses are disclosed herein. A door leveling apparatus configured in accordance with one embodiment includes a bracket mounted to a door, such as a vertically-opening sectional door. The apparatus further includes a cable assembly having a first end portion coupled to the bracket and a second end portion...

Driving device for driving two door panels to synchronously move
09/20/12 - 20120233926 - A driving device for driving two door panels to synchronously move has a rail rod, an endless cord and multiple clamping assemblies. The endless cord is parallel to the rail rod and is mounted at a position at inner sides of the door panels. The clamping assemblies are securely connected...

Connecting assembly for connecting a driving device to a hinged member of a motor vehicle and driving device comprising the same
09/20/12 - 20120233927 - To accomplish the necessary motion compensation during the adjustment of the hinged lever and a compensation of tolerances, according to the invention the adjustment point (61) is pivotably supported in the bearing shell (4) about an axis (B) perpendicular to the longitudinal axis of the hinged lever and the bearing...

Covering for a door operator
09/13/12 - 20120227326 - A door operator adapted to open and/or to close a connected door leaf and to be stationarily affixed to a carrying body. The door operator has at least one lateral screen and a covering hood, which, in the installed condition is open at one of the at least one lateral...

Method for operating a hatch arrangement of a motor vehicle
06/21/12 - 20120151840 - A method for operating a hatch arrangement of a motor vehicle is provided. The hatch arrangement has a hatch leaf with a hatch drive associated with the hatch leaf, and a hatch controller, with, amongst other things, a motor-operated closing process triggered by the hatch controller. The hatch arrangement has...

Door urging apparatus
05/10/12 - 20120110910 - A door urging apparatus, for use with an existing door hingedly mounted in a frame, the door moving between a closed, a crossover, and open states, the door urging apparatus including an offset bracket with a base and an arcuate planar element having a proximal end that extends from the...

Motor mount assembly
05/10/12 - 20120110911 - A door operating system for open and closing a door. The door operating system including a control unit for providing a signal indicative of whether the door is to be moved to an open or closed position. A motor mounting assembly is coupled to the control unit. The motor mounting...

Moving mechanism of movable body
04/19/12 - 20120090244 - The moving mechanism has a first stationary-side gear part and a second stationary-side gear part provided on a support body side; a movable-side gear part and a pinion gear provided on a supported part of a movable body; and a guide device positioned so that the movable-side gear part engages...

Driven member positioner
03/22/12 - 20120066976 - In one aspect, a method of operating a movable barrier operator includes engaging a flexible driven member with a drive of the movable barrier operator. The method includes moving the flexible driven member in a first direction to move a movable barrier connected to the driven member and monitoring the...

Drive arrangement for actuation of a hatch of a motor vehicle
03/22/12 - 20120066977 - A drive arrangement for actuation of a hatch of a motor vehicle with a drive is provided, wherein the hatch is pivotable via hinges around a geometrical hatch axis, whereby a hatch opening of the motor vehicle body may be closed, wherein the drive is designed as an elongate linear...

Door actuator for hvac system of vehicle
02/16/12 - 20120036782 - A door actuator for an HVAC system of a vehicle includes a driving motor having a worm wheel and accommodated within a casing. An actuating gear has on an outer circumference thereof a worm thread that engages with the worm wheel, with an actuating thread being provided on a surface...

Lifting device
02/16/12 - 20120036783 - The lifting device comprises a biased slide shoe adapted to be slidable with respect to a member of an openable structure, a lifting arm having two ends, one end adapted to be pivotally connected with a member of the structure and the other end associated with said slide shoe, and...

Safety fence that is closed automatically
01/19/12 - 20120011775 - A safety fence includes a door unit, a locking unit mounted on the door unit, a switching mechanism mounted on the door unit and connected with the locking unit, and a positioning and restoring unit mounted on the door unit. The door unit includes a first rail, a second rail...

Method for operating an electric window lift of a convertible
01/12/12 - 20120005963 - An especially failsafe method for operating an electric window lift for closing and opening a window of a convertible is provided. A threshold value that is relevant to the triggering of an anti-pinch protection system of the window lift is regularly adapted to the actuation-position-dependent behavior of a sensed operating...

Automatic closing device for vehicle door
01/05/12 - 20120000132 - A closing device for a vehicle door is disclosed, comprising an electrical motor provided with a shaft (A), a worm (V) driven into rotation by said shaft (A), a gear in which said worm (V) is meshed, and transmission means that connect said gear with a lock striker of the...

Method for operating a motor-drive device for a home automation installation comprising a shutter provided with two leaves
01/05/12 - 20120000133 - Method for operating a motor-drive device (1) for a home automation installation (100) comprising a closure, blackout, solar protection, thermal protection or sound protection shutter (5a, 5b) provided with a first leaf (5a) and a second leaf (5b), the motor-drive device (1) including an electronic unit for controlling a first...

Mechanical shutter with shape memory element
12/29/11 - 20110314742 - An exemplary mechanical shutter includes a base with a through hole defined therein, a blade arranged on the base, two shape memory alloy units, and a control unit. Each of the two shape memory alloy units includes a first end and a opposite second end. The first end of the...

Locking jack for a window well cover
12/29/11 - 20110314743 - A window well cover jack that is disclosed. The window well cover jack has three arms: a base arm, a support arm and an actuator handle, all connected to aid in the lifting of a window well cover and allow egress. In one embodiment, the jack is lockable in a...

Window drive with back-curving chain
12/15/11 - 20110302843 - A drive chain for a window or skylight operator. The chain is configured to define a rigid predetermined shape when flexed in a first direction, while still enabling the chain to be coiled for storage in a housing when flexed in the opposite direction....

Slidegate opening system
12/01/11 - 20110289851 - A system to open a shipping bin slide-gate may include an opener, a pivot point towards one end of the opener, and a handle towards the other end of the opener. The system may also include a puller, a connector towards one end of the puller, and a joiner towards...

Drive arrangement for motor-operated adjustment of a closure element in a motor vehicle
11/10/11 - 20110271595 - Disclosed herein is a drive arrangement for motor-operated adjustment of a closure element in a motor vehicle having at least one drive with a drive motor, and a drive controller. The closure element can be driven in the motor-operated adjustment mode by the drive motor in the closing direction and...

Drive system for a door
11/10/11 - 20110271596 - A drive system for a door having a door leaf guided laterally in guide rails. A carriage, which is connected to the upper edge of the door leaf in an articulated manner, is arranged to be guided along one of the guide rails. Conductive tracks running along the guide rail...

Mechanized door drive linkage assembly
10/27/11 - 20110258933 - A mechanized door drive linkage assembly for connection to a track mounted door for mechanized translation of the door along the tracks between a closed position and an open position, a generally linear arm attached at a first end to a movable car bracket mounted upon a rail, the arm...

Methods, apparatuses, and systems for movable partitions
10/13/11 - 20110247275 - Movable partition systems include an elongated drive member with fixed, offset ends extending along a track, a partition that is automatically and manually movable along the track, the partition hanging from a trolley disposed at least partially within the track, a motor carried by the movable partition configured to drive...

Method and apparatus of active dampening a powered closure system
09/22/11 - 20110225889 - An actuator for moving a closure between an open and a closed position. The actuator having a first mode, where the closure is free to move with respect to a closure frame, and a second mode where the actuator resists movement between the closure and the closure frame....

Drawing device
08/25/11 - 20110203183 - Provided is a drawing device that is capable of generating a damping force in accordance with the strength of a biasing force of an elastic member without increasing durability. The drawing device has a linear damper 24 of which a rod is extendable relative to a damper main body and...

Controller for platform doors
08/18/11 - 20110197514 - A method and a system control platform doors that are disposed at a distance to each other corresponding to a train to be entered via the platform. In order to actuate platform doors in a simple manner such that the door system of a platform is highly available, the platform...

Scheme for operating an electric window lifter
08/11/11 - 20110192088 - The invention relates to an operating method for an electric window lifter for moving a rear pane (3) in a motor vehicle, in which the rear pane (3) is moved in a lowering direction (−z) along an approximately s-shaped path of movement. In the case of trapping, the movement of...

Device for closing off a window made in a motor vehicle, corresponding roof and corresponding vehicle
05/26/11 - 20110120020 - A device is provided for closing off a window made in a motor vehicle. The device includes a fixed part intended to be attached to the vehicle and at least one movable glazed panel able to move along a sliding axis between a closed position in which it closes off...

Motorized split-hinge device for a very heavy double door and very heavy double door equipped with such a device
05/12/11 - 20110107675 - The movable split-hinge part (4) comprises a drive mechanism that is driven by a motor unit (7) that is able to drive said movable split-hinge part (4) in rotation around its pivoting shaft and starting said flap (1) moving by pivoting when opening or closing, whereby said motor unit (7),...

Path-controlled window lifter of a motor vehicle
05/12/11 - 20110107676 - A path-controlled window lifter of a motor vehicle is provided. The path-controlled window lifter comprising a driver which is connected with a window pane of the motor vehicle and can be driven by means of a drive mechanism for adjusting the window pane, and a base plate mounted in the...

Operating mechanism for parking brake
04/21/11 - 20110088328 - The invention relates to a drive system for a door, the door leaf of which is guided at the sides in respective guide tracks. A carriage that is guided along a guide track is connected to the door leaf. The carriage contains an intergrated drive with an autonomous power supply....

Automatic opening/closing device of opening/closing member and opened/closed member using the same
03/31/11 - 20110072727 - In automatically opening and closing an opening/closing member with regard to an opened/closed member via a hinge, a drive for this purpose mechanically independent from the opened/closed member is mounted on a side of the opening/closing member and so designed that it rotates together with the opening/closing member when it...

Dual action power drive unit for a vehicle door
03/17/11 - 20110061304 - A power drive unit system includes a vehicle door, a slide member, a motor, first and second cable guide members, first and second cables, an external spool, a door inner panel and one guide track. The internal spool unit includes an internal spool. The motor operatively communicates with the internal...

Drive unit
03/10/11 - 20110056137 - A drive unit for a door includes a guiding device comprising guide rail and a guide element extending in a movement direction of the door. A drive device arranged inside a carriage moves back and forth along the guide rail and is engaged in the guide element. The drive unit...

Opening and closing apparatus
03/03/11 - 20110047879 - An opening and closing apparatus is disclosed that includes an opening and closing body, a force transmitting portion, an elongated sensor body, a support member, and a control section. The opening and closing body is actuated to selectively open and close an opening. The force transmitting portion has a drive...

Vertical-lift door assembly and lintel sealing unit therefor
02/10/11 - 20110030278 - The invention relates to a lifting door assembly comprising a lifting door, in particular a fast-moving industrial door, having a door leaf which in the closed condition of the lifting door covers a door aperture, and a door lintel sealing device disposed in the area of a door lintel and...

Automatic opening and closing apparatus for vehicle
02/03/11 - 20110023369 - A speed reducer (32) including a gear case (33) is attached in an electric motor, and a pinion is provided to an output shaft (35) protruding from the gear case (33). A base portion (33a) protruding in a diametrical direction is provided to the gear case (33) and a support...

Door opening and closing device
01/06/11 - 20110000135 - A door opening and closing device has a rotational mechanism configured to switch a door between a closed position and an open position relative to a base member. The door opening and closing device includes a latch mechanism for latching the door in the closed position on the base member....

Articulation means
01/06/11 - 20110000136 - The present invention concerns articulation means (1, 100, 200, 300, 400, 500, 600, 700, 800, 900, 901, 902, 903, 904, 905, 906, 907, 908, 909, 910, 911, 912, 913) suited to connect two elements (W, D), said means comprising a first part (2) and a second part (3), each one...

Operator for movable sash
12/30/10 - 20100325964 - A window operator mountable on the frame of window having a hinged movable sash including a drive assembly for positioning the movable sash and a separately installable drive shaft for operating the drive assembly. The drive assembly includes a drive chain coupled to the movable sash of the window that...

High torque gearless actuation at low speeds for swing gate, roll-up gate, slide gate, and vehicular barrier operators
12/23/10 - 20100319263 - The invention is a system for gearless operation of a movable barrier utilizing Lorentz forces, and in particular, a movable barrier operator retrofitted with a gearless motor capable of high torque at very low speeds. Eliminating a gear system in accordance with the present invention lowers maintenance requirements, increases efficiency,...

Window with electrical connection to operable sash
12/16/10 - 20100313480 - The window has a sash mounted in a frame, the sash having an electrical system and being selectively operable into one of a closed state and an open state, a lock between the sash and the frame, the lock being selectively operable into one of a locked state and an...

Self-propelled forward movement mechanism of movable body, sliding door, and spacer device
11/25/10 - 20100293859 - A catcher (2) comprises a catcher stopper (21), a holding body (22) for holding a striker body (1), and a biasing body (23) for them. When the catcher stopper (21) is projected by the biasing body (23), the holding body (22) is located at the forward position in a non-holding...

Hand-pulling drive mechanism for an industrial door
11/25/10 - 20100293860 - A hand-pulling drive mechanism for an industrial door is installed on a motor end cover of the motor. The mechanism includes a hand drive device to operate manually and a shaft connected with the hand drive device. The mechanism farther includes a gear pair to change an engagement state and...

Drive system for pivotal and/or slidable doors or for entry and exit facilities with improved position acquisition
11/18/10 - 20100287842 - A drive system for an entry/exit facility with at least one pivotably and/or slidably mounted door, ramp, tread or the like of a passenger transport vehicle, the system including at least one actuator or drive motor and a mechanical system driven by it and/or a gear unit for effecting the...

Sliding door suspension with integral linear drive system
10/28/10 - 20100269415 - A suspension for at least one panel, which is movable along a travel path, has a guiding profile configured to longitudinally extend along the travel path and to have sidewall sections. The sidewall sections are configured to extend in a direction of the longitudinal extension of the guiding profile and...

Door actuator
10/21/10 - 20100263284 - A door operator to be disposed at a door leaf, a door frame, a door transom, a wall or the like, with at least one mounting plate, on which the door operator assembly is disposed. The assembly has a modular design and has at least one connector module, a drive...

Powered actuator
10/21/10 - 20100263285 - An actuator includes an inner member that defines an inner space within which a motor is supported. An outer member is supported for rotation about the inner member. A drive slot in the inner member is shaped to cause rotational movement responsive to axial movement of a motor without relative...

Track and guide system for a door
10/21/10 - 20100263286 - A vertically operating door and its drive system can be configured to push a door panel along a track to various overhead storage configurations including vertical, horizontal, inclined and coiled. Semi-flexible drive strips extend continuously along lateral edges of the curtain. The system includes a drive gear that engages a...