Patents by Inventor Joram Masel

Joram Masel has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20210006047
    Abstract: A touch protected busbar system (TP-BSYS) comprising at least one hybrid busbar (1) having a current-carrying rail profile (2) and a contact-receiving rail profile (3) providing contact openings (4) configured to receive protruding electrical contacts (6) of electrical devices (ED-A) to be connected to said touch protected busbar system (TP-BSYS), wherein the at least one hybrid busbar (1) is at least partially covered by electrical isolating touch protection elements (TPE) of said touch protected busbar system (TP-BSYS) and/or at least partially encapsulated by an electrical isolating layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2019
    Publication date: January 7, 2021
    Inventors: Joram Masel, Philipp Steinberger, Hubert Lenker, Alexander Scholz
  • Publication number: 20200412074
    Abstract: A hybrid busbar (1) for a busbar system, said hybrid busbar (1) comprising a current carrying rail profile (2) adapted to carry an electrical current with a predefined high current amplitude and at least one contact receiving rail profile (3) having a plurality of equally spaced contact openings (4) configured to receive protruding electrical contacts (6) of electrical devices (ED-A) to be connected to said busbar system, wherein the current carrying rail profile (2) and the contact receiving rail profile (3) are connected with each other to form said hybrid busbar (1) providing at least one bounding geometry with a rectangular cross section (CS), wherein the hybrid busbar (1) can be engaged from behind by hook-shaped mounting latches (7) of electrical devices (ED-B) to be connected to said busbar system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 11, 2019
    Publication date: December 31, 2020
    Inventors: Philipp Steinberger, Hubert Lenker, Joram Masel
  • Publication number: 20190148870
    Abstract: Device for securing an object on a rail, having an elongated base body which may be placed transversely on the rail and which at one end comprises an integrated actuating element which, when actuated by a user, moves opposing latching hooks which are integrated in the actuating element and are suitable for engaging behind the rail, in opposite directions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 16, 2017
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Inventors: Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel
  • Patent number: 10069260
    Abstract: Supply rail (1) for supplying current phases (L1, L2, L3) of a low-voltage network to a busbar system or for tapping current phases (L1, L2, L3) from the busbar system, comprising an elongate main body (2) that can be mounted transversely on a plurality of busbars arranged in parallel and includes contact bars (5-1, 5-2, 5-3) that contact the busbars when the supply rail (1) is mounted in order to supply or to tap the current phases (L1, L2, L3) carried on the busbars, wherein each contact bar (5-1, 5-2, 5-3) is directly connected to an associated terminal bus (11-1, 11-2, 11-3), each of which comprises a terminal at an end face of the elongate main body (2) for electrically connecting to the low-voltage network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2018
    Assignee: Woehner GmbH & Co., KG Elektrotechnische Systeme
    Inventors: Joram Masel, Christopher Curth, Alexander Rahn
  • Patent number: 9721745
    Abstract: Fuse load-break switch (1) for low-voltage high-power fuses, a fuse contact pair for receiving a fuse (5A, 5B, 5C) being provided within a housing (2) of the fuse load-break switch (1) for each current phase to be disconnected, characterized in that a thermal power loss brought about by the fuses (5A, 5B, 5C) is dissipated into at least one heat dissipation duct (3) provided laterally on the housing (2) of the fuse load-break switch (1).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 1, 2017
    Assignee: Woehner GmbH & Co. KG Elektrotechnische Systeme
    Inventors: Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel, Christopher Curth, Hans-Juergen Henning, Daniel Steiner
  • Publication number: 20170214199
    Abstract: Supply rail (1) for supplying current phases (L1, L2, L3) of a low-voltage network to a busbar system or for tapping current phases (L1, L2, L3) from the busbar system, comprising an elongate main body (2) that can be mounted transversely on a plurality of busbars arranged in parallel and includes contact bars (5-1, 5-2, 5-3) that contact the busbars when the supply rail (1) is mounted in order to supply or to tap the current phases (L1, L2, L3) carried on the busbars, wherein each contact bar (5-1, 5-2, 5-3) is directly connected to an associated terminal bus (11-1, 11-2, 11-3), each of which comprises a terminal at an end face of the elongate main body (2) for electrically connecting to the low-voltage network.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 31, 2015
    Publication date: July 27, 2017
    Applicant: Woehner GmbH & Co., KG Elektrotechnische Systeme
    Inventors: Joram MASEL, Christopher CURTH, Alexander RAHN
  • Patent number: 9536681
    Abstract: A multi-pole switching device (1) for a busbar system includes a movable front cover (3), which is movably attached to the housing of the switching device and which locks at least one receiving unit (4) for receiving a component when the multi-pole switching device (1) is switched on.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2017
    Assignee: Woehner GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Alex Buettner, Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel
  • Patent number: 9531146
    Abstract: Busbar adapter comprising a lower adapter part, the lower adapter part comprising a base having recesses for receiving connection bars which can be electrically contacted with busbars, the number of connection bars per phase which can be received in the recesses of the lower adapter part being variable, and the connection bars being electrically connectable to at least one electrical device, which can be fastened to an upper adapter part of the busbar adapter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 27, 2016
    Assignee: WOEHNER GMBH & CO. KG ELEKTROTECHNISCHE SYSTEME
    Inventors: Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel, Hubert Lenker
  • Patent number: 9515397
    Abstract: Contact protection system for power busbars having planar contact protection modules which each comprise holding feet for engaging behind the power busbars and latching elements for mutually latching with adjacent contact protection module, wherein the contact protection modules comprise for each power busbar a terminal-receiving region for receiving connecting terminals which are provided for electrically contacting the respective power busbar.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 6, 2016
    Assignee: WOEHNER GMBH & CO. KG ELEKTROTECHNISCHE SYSTEME
    Inventors: Alex Buettner, Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel, Frank Leistner
  • Patent number: 9455505
    Abstract: Connection device for connecting at least one electrical conductor to at least one spring-type terminal which is provided in a housing of the connection device and which comprises a mechanical drive, the mechanical drive being arranged or installed in the housing and comprising a blade which has a broad face and a narrow face for actuating the spring-type terminal, the broad face of the blade moving the spring-type terminal into an open position in which the electrical conductor can be inserted into an insertion opening of the spring-type terminal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 27, 2016
    Assignee: Woehner GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Alex Buettner, Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel
  • Publication number: 20150244123
    Abstract: Busbar adapter comprising a lower adapter part, the lower adapter part comprising a base having recesses for receiving connection bars which can be electrically contacted with busbars, the number of connection bars per phase which can be received in the recesses of the lower adapter part being variable, and the connection bars being electrically connectable to at least one electrical device, which can be fastened to an upper adapter part of the busbar adapter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 19, 2015
    Publication date: August 27, 2015
    Inventors: Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel, Hubert Lenker
  • Publication number: 20150243467
    Abstract: Fuse load-break switch (1) for low-voltage high-power fuses, a fuse contact pair for receiving a fuse (5A, 5B, 5C) being provided within a housing (2) of the fuse load-break switch (1) for each current phase to be disconnected, characterised in that a thermal power loss brought about by the fuses (5A, 5B, 5C) is dissipated into at least one heat dissipation duct (3) provided laterally on the housing (2) of the fuse load-break switch (1).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2015
    Publication date: August 27, 2015
    Inventors: Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel, Christopher Curth, Hans-Juergen Henning, Daniel Steiner
  • Publication number: 20150111426
    Abstract: Contact protection system for power busbars having planar contact protection modules which each comprise holding feet for engaging behind the power busbars and latching elements for mutually latching with adjacent contact protection module, wherein the contact protection modules comprise for each power busbar a terminal-receiving region for receiving connecting terminals which are provided for electrically contacting the respective power busbar.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 14, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Alex Buettner, Philipp STEINBERGER, Joram MASEL, Frank LEISTNER
  • Publication number: 20150004821
    Abstract: Connection device for connecting at least one electrical conductor to at least one spring-type terminal which is provided in a housing of the connection device and which comprises a mechanical drive, the mechanical drive being arranged or installed in the housing and comprising a blade which has a broad face and a narrow face for actuating the spring-type terminal, the broad face of the blade moving the spring-type terminal into an open position in which the electrical conductor can be inserted into an insertion opening of the spring-type terminal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 16, 2014
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Inventors: Alex Buettner, Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel
  • Publication number: 20140166450
    Abstract: A multi-pole switching device (1) for a busbar system includes a movable front cover (3), which is movably attached to the housing of the switching device and which locks at least one receiving unit (4) for receiving a component when the multi-pole switching device (1) is switched on.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2013
    Publication date: June 19, 2014
    Inventors: Alex Buettner, Philipp Steinberger, Joram Masel