Patent Number: 6,310,452

Title: Single cycle positioning system utilizing a DC motor

Abstract: A single cycle positioning system utilizing a DC motor wherein a wide ranging incoming AC supply voltage is rectified and a fixed frequency variable duty cycle pulse width modulation is provided to apply a predetermined rms DC voltage to the motor for a single cycle of operation.

Inventors: Deck; Gary Lee (Bethel, PA), Pfautz; Douglas Sebastian (Landisville, PA), Strong; Michael David (Mechanicsburg, PA)

Assignee: Tyco Electronics Corp

International Classification: G05B 19/19 (20060101); G05B 19/23 (20060101); H02P 003/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018