|| List of recent Disconnect-related patents
| Method and system for managing a vpn connection|
A method and computing device configured to send and receive traffic over a virtual private network (vpn) connection, the computing device having a processor; and a communications subsystem, where the method determines that a first trigger had been met, wherein the first trigger is dynamically configured based on at least one factor at the computing device; monitors whether data traffic exists over the vpn connection for a first time period; and if no data traffic exists over the vpn connection for the first time period, disconnects the vpn connection.. .
| Method and system for managing a vpn connection|
A method and computing device configured to send and receive traffic over a virtual private network (vpn) connection, the computing device having a processor; and a communications subsystem, where the method determines that a first trigger had been met; monitors whether data traffic exists over the vpn connection for a first time period; and if no data traffic exists over the vpn connection for the first time period, disconnects the vpn connection.. .
| Remotely provisioned wireless proxy|
A remotely provisioned proxy within a wireless/mobile phone that proxies a wireless communication path between a disconnected piconet (e.g., bluetooth™) device and a network resource such as a universal resource locator (url) via a mating mobile phone. Thus, an application proxy module embodied within the mobile phone provides managed access of a piconet device connected to the mating mobile phone to remote services.
| Cable retention apparatus for plug and jack connector systems|
A jack housing (110) for a plug and jack connector system (120, 110) comprises a plurality of integrated cable retention hooks (114) about which to wrap a cable (124) of a cabled accessory (120). The integrated retention hooks (114) retain the cable (124) so as to avoid inadvertent disconnect of the plug (122) from the jack (116).
| Connection system including connector body with integral primary and secondary lock|
A connector system including a first connector having a longitudinally extending lock arm defining a lock nib and attached to the first connector. The lock nib is configured to engage a primary lock tab of a second connector when the first and second connectors are in a fully mated position and the lock arm is in a resting position.
| Automated biological growth and dispensing apparatus|
An automated biological growth and dispensing apparatus utilizing a modular growing tank which is removable for replacement by another growing tank. Mechanisms for the delivery of air, water and/or nutrients are adapted to permit the growing tank to be readily coupled and uncoupled for easy and inexpensive replacement.
| Heat-dissipation system for preventing inrush current|
A heat-dissipation system includes a shell, a fan, a latch, and a micro-switch. The fan includes a first connector and a second connector.
| Image forming apparatus for restricting excessive temperature rise of fixing member|
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing unit, a power supply switch, a timer unit, a backup memory, and a controller. The backup memory is configured to nonvolatilely store an accumulated time, the accumulated time being a total period of time during which a heater is energized for detection of disconnection of a temperature-detecting unit after the power supply switch is turned on.
| Wireless device mirroring with auto disconnect|
A wireless device participates in a mirroring session with an external device such as a display device. A radio signal monitoring circuit compares instantaneous wireless signal strength against a dynamically generated set of thresholds and initiates action to terminate the mirroring session when the mobile device physically moves from the initial location at which the mirroring session was established..
| Acquisition device provided with means for detecting a disconnection of a set of at least one analog seismic sensor|
An acquisition device includes a pair of input terminals for connection to an analog seismic sensor generating a seismic signal. The device includes a detector for detecting a disconnection of the sensor, which includes a current source for injecting a low current in the sensor to generate an offset signal which depends on electrical resistance of the sensor and is added to the seismic signal.
A converter for transferring energy from a voltage supply to an output includes transformer t1, coupled inductor l1, switch s1, energy recovery capacitor c, and energy recovery winding t1b. Secondary winding t1c transfers energy from the supply to the output when primary winding t1a is connected to the voltage supply.
| Security apparatus with a modular system for accessories|
A security apparatus for securing a portable device includes a housing having a first housing portion configured to partially surround a first portion of the portable device, and a second housing portion configured to partially surround a second portion of the portable device. The second housing portion is selectively secured to the first housing portion when the housing is engaged with the portable device.
| Rack-mountable surge protector housings having translatable surge protector trays for power surge protector accessibility, and related assemblies, methods, and base station equipment|
Rack-mountable, tiltable surge protector housings having translatable surge protector trays for surge protector accessibility are disclosed. Related assemblies, methods, and base station equipment are also disclosed.
| Rack-mountable, tiltable surge protector housings for power surge protector accessibility, and related assemblies, methods, and base station equipment|
Rack-mountable, tiltable surge protector housings for power surge protector accessibility are disclosed. Related assemblies, methods, and base station equipment are also disclosed.
| Rf signal blocking device|
An rf signal blocking device includes a capacitor unit and an inductor unit defining an lc resonance circuit. The capacitor unit and inductor unit are set such that a cutoff frequency in the lc resonance circuit after disconnection by fusing of a second inductor including a fuse wire, among first and second inductors of the inductor unit, fluctuates within a prescribed frequency band.
| Aircraft comprising a distributed electric power unit with free wheels|
The invention relates to a rotary- or fixed-wing aircraft comprising one or more rotors and/or one or more propellers, in which the rotor(s) and/or propeller(s) are rotated at a variable or constant speed by at least one shaft (rp1, rp2, rp, rac, h), and the aircraft includes a power unit (gemd) configured to propel and/or lift the aircraft by rotating the shaft. The aircraft is characterised in that: the power unit (gemd) is a distributed electric power unit formed by multiple stacked electric power elements (ee1, ee2, een), each element being adapted to confer, on the rotation shaft (rp1, rp2, rp, rac, h), a fraction of the total power necessary in order to propel and/or lift the aircraft; the distributed electric power unit (gemd) is in direct engagement with the rotation shaft (rp1, rp2, rp, rac, h), with no movement transmission mechanism being inserted between the unit and the shaft; each electric power element (ee1, ee2, een) is directly connected to the rotation shaft (rp1, rp2, rp, rac, h) and comprises at least one fixed stator (st), at least one moving rotor (rt) and at least one mechanical or electromagnetic free wheel (ri) in direct engagement with the rotation shaft, said moving rotor (rt) co-operating with the free wheel (ri) such as to be coupled to the rotation shaft during normal operation of the electric power unit (ee1, ee2, een) and to be disconnected from the shaft in the event of the failure of the electric power element; and the rotation shafts of the moving rotors (rt), the free wheels (ri) and the rotation shaft (rp1, rp2, rp, rac, h) are coaxial..
| Automatic transfer switch|
Aspects of the present disclosure involve systems, methods, and the like, for an automatic transfer switch (ats) of a power system. The ats allows for switching between two or more power systems while preventing back-feeding of the power systems.
| Distributed power generation system and method of operating the same|
The distributed power generation system includes: an inverter connected to the first connection point; a first power generator; a current sensor provided on the power line between the commercial power supply and the first connection point; and a controller. In a case where a current flowing in a direction from the first connection point to the commercial power supply is a positive current, in a state where the inverter is disconnected, the controller determines that there is an abnormality in an installation state of the current sensor, or gives a notification of the abnormality in the installation state of the current sensor, if differential power that is obtained by subtracting power consumed by the electrical load from output power of the inverter is greater than a first threshold greater than 0..
| Semiconductor integrated circuit|
A semiconductor integrated circuit includes: a main-interconnect to which supply voltage or reference voltage is applied; a plurality of sub-interconnects; a plurality of circuit cells configured to be connected to the plurality of sub-interconnects; a power supply switch cell configured to control, in accordance with an input control signal, connection and disconnection between the main-interconnect and the sub-interconnect to which a predetermined one of the circuit cells is connected, of the plurality of sub-interconnects; and an auxiliary interconnect configured to connect the plurality of sub-interconnects to each other.. .
| Low-cost process-independent rf mems switch|
A mems switch includes a semiconductor substrate, a movable cantilever and a cantilever anchor. The semiconductor substrate includes a device layer and a handle.
| Contingent continuous circulation drilling system|
A method for deploying a tubular string into a wellbore includes: injecting fluid through a top drive and flow sub into a top of the tubular string and lowering the tubular string into the wellbore. The flow sub: connects the tubular string top to a quill of the top drive, is in a top injection mode, and has a closed port and an open bore.
| Cross-communication between electronic circuits and electrical devices in well tools|
A well tool can include multiple electrical devices and multiple electronic circuits which control operation of the respective electrical devices, each electronic circuit including a respective isolation circuit, wherein each of the isolation circuits isolates a corresponding one of the electronic circuits from a respective one of the electrical devices in response to a predetermined condition. A method of operating a well tool can include providing multiple electronic circuits for operation of respective multiple electrical devices of the well tool, disconnecting one electronic circuit from its respective electrical device in the well, and connecting another electronic circuit to the electrical device in the well.
| Method and apparatus for pressure-actuated tool connection and disconnection|
A method is presented for connecting and disconnecting sections of a work string for use in a subterranean wellbore. A preferred method of disconnecting includes the steps of positioning a stinger and a downhole tool assembly of a work string adjacent upper and lower sealing rams, such as in a bop and lubricator assembly.
| Interchangeable superstructures and hulls for ocean going vessels|
An ocean going vessel with interchangeable superstructure and hull in which the superstructure has control units for controlling propulsion and steering, as well as components for communication and navigation. The superstructure and the hull each have an interface providing quick connect and disconnect capability between the control units of the superstructure and the components being controlled of the hull.
| Spindle removal tool|
The spindle removal tool is a device for removing, supporting, and moving an entire spindle assembly from semi trucks. It is easier to perform maintenance on the spindle assembly after removing it from the truck.
|External storage device and driving method thereof|
An external storage device comprises a plurality of hard disks, a bridging control unit, a connecting port and a voltage converter circuit. The bridging control unit is coupled to the hard disks and ingrates the hard disks into a redundant array of independent disks.
|Methods and systems for a hybrid vehicle|
Systems and methods for learning torque estimate errors and updating torque estimation models are presented. In one example, torque errors are learned during an engine shut-down, after a disconnect clutch coupled between an engine and an electric machine has been released.
|Short range wireless communication between a vehicle and a handheld communications device|
A method and system for establishing short range wireless communication (srwc) between a handheld communications device (hcd) and a vehicle telematics unit. In some instances, the communication may be established following a disconnection event between the telematics unit and a wireless carrier network.
|Method and system of anti-islanding of a microgrid in a grid-connected microgrid system|
A system for detecting islanding of a microgrid includes a number of power sources to output real power and controlled reactive power injection; a number of controllers each controlling one of the number of power sources; and an output from the microgrid powered by the number of power sources. A number of electrical switching apparatus electrically connect the output from the microgrid to a grid and electrically disconnect the output from the microgrid from the grid.
|Emergency call notification for network services|
Enhanced services, such as call restriction, call forwarding, anonymous call rejection, and proprietary services, may interfere with an emergency callback potentially preventing the callback from reaching the intended destination. Systems and methods for processing emergency calls to eliminate emergency callback failure in response to an emergency call being disconnected are provided herein..
|Card edge connector with detecting contacts|
A card edge connector for mating with a memory card includes a longitudinal insulative housing, a plurality of contact terminals received in the insulative housing, at least one pair of ejectors and two detect pins having spring and being moveable relatively each other. The ejectors are moveable between locking station and release station.
|Integrated foot pedal control system for hydraulic power take-off assembly for atv|
An integrated foot-operated pump control system for a variable-flow hydraulic power take-off assembly for use with an atv. The integrated foot-operated pump control system simplifies installation, removal, and re-installation of the hydraulic power take-off assembly, eliminates hand fatigue, and enhances safety.
|Wireless communication apparatus, wireless communication method, and computer-readable storage medium|
A wireless communication apparatus is for communicating with an access point through a first communication and communicating with another communication apparatus through a second communication via a network including an access point. The wireless communication apparatus includes a detection unit configured to detect a status of the first communication; and a reconnection unit configured to reconnect the first communication and then reconnect the second communication by using connection information of a corresponding network layer of the wireless communication apparatus acquired through the first communication when disconnection of the first communication is detected by the detection unit..
Techniques for access point (ap) operation with respect to a client device are described in various implementations. In one example implementation, a method may include receiving, at an ap, a packet from a client device which was previously disconnected from the ap and has re-connected to the access point.
|Main circuit switchgear|
There is provided a main circuit switchgear that includes a breaker; a leg part that supports the breaker; a disconnector that is connected to the breaker; a leg part that supports the disconnector; a metal container that accommodates therein the breaker and the disconnector and includes a bottom plate in which an opening is provided at a position corresponding to a position of the leg part, where the leg part is fixed onto the bottom plate, and a support frame that includes a top panel on which the bottom plate is placed and a leg part that supports the top panel, where the leg part is fixed onto the top panel via the opening.. .
|Well-biasing circuit for integrated circuit|
A well-biasing circuit for an integrated circuit (ic) includes a well-bias regulator for providing well-bias voltages (n-well and p-well bias voltages) to well-bias contacts (n-well and p-well bias contacts) of each cell of the ic when the integrated circuit is in stop and standby modes. A switch is connected between a core power supply and the well-bias contact for connecting and disconnecting the core power supply and the well-bias contact when the ic is in run and stop modes, and standby mode, respectively.
There is provided a vending machine that prevents a commodity receptacle from being damaged and a commodity from slipping out thereof by a shock due to falling even if a commodity receptacle undergoes free fall without requiring a complicated structure for preventing the commodity receptacle from undergoing free fall. When it is detected that the fall velocity of a bucket 60 falling due to disconnection of power supply to a second motor 72a of a bucket moving mechanism 70 is equal to or greater than a predetermined speed, a braking force for decelerating the fall velocity of the bucket 60 is intermittently generated and thereby the bucket 60 can be lowered to the lowest point at a speed slower than free fall.
|Apparatus for connecting and disconnecting a downhole assembly|
In a well extending from the surface of the earth to a deposit of production fluid there beneath, a system for delivering the contents of the deposit to the earth's surface. The system comprising a rod string capable of being driven by a source of motive power at the earth's surface, including an internally overshot assembly rod at the end of the rod string; a downhole assembly, including a pump and receiver with a shaft extending upwardly from the downhole assembly, the receiver shaft being connectable to the overshot assembly such that rotation of the rod string and overshot assembly drives the pump to push the production fluid to the surface of the earth..
|Apparatus for connecting a rotating drive rod string to a downhole assembly|
A system for connecting and disconnecting a rod string from a downhole assembly in which a captured spline assembly is encased in a receiver attached to the downhole assembly and an on-off tool separating the rod string from the downhole assembly.. .
|Digester with improved vapor control|
A digestion apparatus is provided that include a vessel, a closure, and a fluid-transporting system. The vessel has a digestion chamber therein and an opening that provides access to the digestion chamber.
|Portable pet carrier and vehicle transportation bag|
A portable pet carrier and vehicle transportation bag. The bag includes a plurality of straps that are capable of independently disconnecting from one another for securing and adjusting the straps around one or more components in an interior cabin of a vehicle.
|Alignment device and substrate processing apparatus|
An aligner includes a plurality of substrate rotators and a shaft member. Each substrate rotator includes a holder, a notch detector, an electromagnetic clutch and a driving belt.
|Rotary drive unit of a surveying instrument and a surveying instrument|
A surveying instrument which comprises a rotation unit 7 adapted to direct a distance measuring optical axis to an object to be measured and the rotary drive unit 5 rotates the rotation unit, comprising a rotary motor for rotating an output shaft 6 and a clutch unit for connecting or disconnecting the rotary motor and the output shaft, wherein the rotary motor and the clutch unit are arranged in a series along the output shaft, and the output shaft is fixed to the rotation unit.. .
|Device authentication using list of known good devices|
Authentication techniques for electronic devices can provide more seamless communication between two devices. A first device (e.g., a host device) can maintain a list of known-good devices (e.g., accessory devices) with which it can interoperate.
|Disconnected credential validation using pre-fetched service tickets|
One or more user service tickets are obtained (i.e. Pre-fetched) from an authentication server and stored in a ticket cache.
|Automated testing of hot swap scenarios of field replaceable units in a storage system|
System and method for automated testing of hot swap scenarios of field replaceable units (frus) in a storage system comprises an external automation server that distributes control signals to actuation systems within a number of frus. Power for the actuation systems may be provided by the external automation server or by self-contained power supplies with each actuation system.
|Fenestrated bone screw and method of injecting bone cement into bone structure|
A fenestrated bone screw and method of use is disclosed in which a bone cement injection tube may be readily and sealably connected to the head of the bone screw by means of a bayonet connector so that bone cement from a cement pump may be forced into a cannula of the bone screw and into the bone structure proximate the fenestrations of the bone screw. Upon completion of the injection of the bone cement, the cement tube may be readily disconnected from the bone screw in such manner that leakage of bone cement is minimized.
|Hybrid vehicle driving device|
A hybrid vehicle driving device includes a first planetary gear mechanism, a second planetary gear mechanism, a clutch configured to connect and disconnect a carrier of the first planetary gear mechanism to and from a ring gear of the second planetary gear mechanism, and a brake configured to regulate a rotation of the ring gear of the second planetary gear mechanism by being engaged. The second planetary gear mechanism is of a double pinion type, a sun gear of the first planetary gear mechanism is connected to a first electric rotating machine, a carrier thereof is connected to an engine, and a ring gear thereof is connected to a driving wheel, respectively, and a sun gear of the second planetary gear mechanism is connected to a second electric rotating machine, and a carrier thereof is connected to the driving wheel, respectively..
|Hybrid vehicle driving apparatus|
A hybrid vehicle driving apparatus includes: a first planetary gear mechanism; a second planetary gear mechanism; a clutch that connects and disconnects a carrier of the first planetary gear mechanism to and from a carrier of the second planetary gear mechanism; and a brake that regulates the rotation of the carrier of the second planetary gear mechanism by engaging, in which a sun gear, the carrier, and a ring gear of the first planetary gear mechanism are respectively connected to a first rotating electric machine, an engine, and a driving wheel, and a sun gear and a ring gear of the second planetary gear mechanism are respectively connected to a second rotating electric machine and the driving wheel.. .
|Single transceiver for use with multiple cellular networks|
A system and method for wirelessly communicating over two wireless networks having different communication protocols using a single transceiver of a vehicle telematics unit. The method includes monitoring a first network for an incoming page using a transceiver and a first network access device (nad); the transceiver and the first nad may be components of a cellular device, such as a vehicle telematics unit.
|Electrical connector with anti-arcing feature|
A novel connector pair suppresses arcing during connection and disconnection. In one general aspect of the invention, first and second insulating barriers are configured to extend beyond corresponding first and second contacts, the barriers being arranged to cover a leading end of at least one of the contacts, and to engage with each other when the contacts are separated by a small gap, thereby closing off substantially all through-air arcing paths between them.
|Manual service disconnects for battery systems|
A manual service disconnect for a battery system includes a disconnect header having a housing defining a receptacle, a high current terminal connector within the receptacle, a high voltage interlock (hvil) connector within the receptacle and a control device terminal connector within the receptacle. A disconnect plug is removably coupled to the disconnect header.
|Termination design for high voltage device|
The present disclosure describes a termination structure for a high voltage semiconductor transistor device. The termination structure is composed of at least two termination zones and an electrical disconnection between the body layer and the edge of the device.
|Collections of laterally crystallized semiconductor islands for use in thin film transistors|
Collections of laterally crystallized semiconductor islands for use in thin film transistors and systems and methods for making same are described. A display device includes a plurality of thin film transistors (tfts) on a substrate, such that the tfts are spaced apart from each other and each include a channel region that has a crystalline microstructure and a direction along which a channel current flows.
|Modeling transmitter and/or transmit observation receiver frequency response and utilization thereof|
Systems and methods for training, or calibrating, a model of a frequency response of a transmitter and/or a model of a frequency response of a transmit observation receiver coupled to an output of the transmitter are disclosed. In one embodiment, in order to train a model of the frequency response of the transmitter and/or a model of the frequency response of the transmit observation receiver, a nonlinear component is connected between an output of the transmitter and an input of the transmit observation receiver.
|Methods and systems for provisioning logical circuits for intermittent use in a data network|
A customer order is received for routing data for a time period. A logical circuit is provisioned through a first lata, an iec, and a second lata.
|Traffic offload via local network|
For traffic offload via a local network, a mme may obtain from a hss, subscription data including sipto related permissions defined on apn basis that indicate sipto prohibited, indicate sipto allowed excluding sipto via local network (sipto@ln), and/or indicate sipto allowed including sipto@ln. Then, the mme may obtain information about one or more local gateways (gws) capable of offloading selected traffic, such information indicating which of the one or more local gws provides access to which packet data networks (pdns), with each pdn being identified by its associated apn.
|Nonvolatile memory with split substrate select gates and heirarchical bitline configuration|
Generally, the present disclosure provides a non-volatile memory device having a hierarchical bitline structure for preventing erase voltages applied to one group of memory cells of the memory array from leaking to other groups in which erasure is not required. Local bitlines are coupled to the memory cells of each group of memory cells.
|Power generation system and method for operating a power generation system|
According to an embodiment, a power generation system is provided comprising a power generator; a plurality of converter modules, each converter module having a dc link, wherein the dc link of each converter module is connected to the dc links of the other converter modules of the plurality of converter modules via a fuse associated with the converter module; and a controller configured to, if it is detected that there is a fault in one of the converter modules, disconnect the converter module in which there is a fault from the power generator and connect two or more other converters module of the plurality of converter modules to the power generator and to control the power generation system to supply power to the dc links of the two or more other converter modules such that power is supplied to the converter module in which there is a fault via the fuse associated with the converter module such that the fuse associated with the converter module melts.. .
|Display device and inspection method thereof|
A display device has a substrate provided with a display region and first and second semiconductor chip mounting regions. Channel widths of first and second lead-wiring-line disconnection inspection tfts provided in the first and second semiconductor chip mounting regions are smaller than channel widths of first and second inspection tfts provided other than in the display region and the first and second semiconductor chip mounting regions..
|Metal-air accumulator with air electrode protection device|
The present invention relates to a rechargeable accumulator comprising one or more metal-air cells, each cell comprising a first terminal (1) and a second terminal (2), a metallic negative electrode (3) for metal-air cell, connected to the first terminal (1), a first positive electrode (4) for releasing oxygen, a second positive electrode (5) which is a porous air electrode containing at least one oxygen reducing catalyst, an electrolyte, control means (6) suitable for continuously comparing the voltage measured between the terminal (2) and the terminal (1) with a setpoint value and for dispatching a switching signal to the switching means (7) when the measured voltage becomes smaller than the setpoint value, switching means (7) suitable for receiving a switching signal originating from the control means (6) and for connecting and disconnecting the air electrode (5) of the second terminal (2). The present invention also relates to a method using such an accumulator..
|Power supply apparatus|
A battery charger in a power supply apparatus is mechanically and electrically connectable to and disconnectable from a battery that is for supplying electric power to a power-assisted bicycle, and includes an ac outlet and a usb connecting terminal that are electrically connected with the other apparatus and supply the electric power from the battery to the other apparatus.. .
A power converter includes an inverter, a contactor for connecting a battery to the inverter in order to supply dc power from the battery to the inverter and for disconnecting the battery from the inverter in order to stop an operation to supply the dc power from the battery to the inverter, a smoothing capacitor connected in parallel to the battery through the contactor, a discharge circuit that is provided with a discharge resistor and a switching device connected in series to the discharge resistor and is connected in parallel to the smoothing capacitor to discharge electric charge from the smoothing capacitor, a voltage measurement circuit, a voltage-dividing circuit for dividing the voltage across the terminals of the smoothing capacitor to generate a partial voltage to be input to the voltage measurement circuit and a control circuit of the switching device.. .
|Led lamp control circuit|
An led lamp control circuit comprises a rectifier circuit, an led light source load, a constant current circuit, and a first temperature detect switch circuit. The led light source load comprises at least one group of leds.
|Metal routing architecture for integrated circuits|
A device includes a substrate, a metal pad over the substrate, and a metal trace electrically disconnected from the metal pad. The metal pad and the metal trace are level with each other.
|Disconnecting a rotor|
According to one embodiment, a clutch may be coupled between a rotor system and a power train of a rotorcraft. The clutch may be operable to disengage the rotor system from the power train during operation of the power train.
|Electromagnetic axle disconnect system|
An electromagnetic disconnect system has an output housing having an armature with a coil and an output shaft bearing fixed to it. A pressure plate and a sliding dog clutch are slidably attached to an output shaft that is in rotational contact with the output shaft bearing.
|Mixture of decafluoro-2-methylbutan-3-one and a carrier gas as a medium for electrical insulation and/or for electric arc extinction in medium-voltage|
Applications: electrical transformers, gas-insulated lines for transporting or distributing electricity, set of busbars, electrical connection/disconnection devices (circuit breakers, switches, switch-fuse sets, disconnectors, earthing switches, contactors, etc.).. .
|Vacuum pumped liquid cooling system for computers|
A reliable, leak tolerant liquid cooling system with a backup air-cooling system for computers is provided. The system may use a vacuum pump and a liquid pump in combination to provide negative fluid pressure so that liquid does not leak out of the system near electrical components.
|Solar module and solar module manufacturing method|
A manufacturing method suitable for solar modules is provided. A solar cell string 25 is inspected for the presence of any defective solar cell 20.
The invention provides a terminal chain so that a terminal can be connected with a signal conductor only by being press-formed by dies. A rectangular piece (12) is jointed to an end part extending in the longitudinal direction of a carrier (11).