Patent Number: 6,297,610

Title: Control system for controlling plural electrical devices

Abstract: A control system for controlling a plurality of electrical devices (6) the system including a central controller (2) for controlling functions of the devices, a network (4) coupled between the central controller (2) and the devices, the network including a plurality of device drivers (10) for providing drive signals to the electrical devices, the number of drivers being less than the number of devices characterized in that the network includes intelligent devices (8) which enable communication through the network from the central controller (2) to the devices (6).

Inventors: Bauer; Michael John (Victoria, AU), Fregon; Edward John (Victoria, AU)

Assignee: Bytecraft Research Pty, Ltd.

International Classification: H02P 5/00 (20060101); A63J 1/00 (20060101); A63J 1/02 (20060101); G05B 011/32 (); H02J 001/00 (); H05B 037/02 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018