Patents by Inventor Kanako Bando

Kanako Bando 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).

  • Patent number: 11852371
    Abstract: A ventilation device to be installed outdoors, includes: a casing; a heat exchanger accommodated in the casing and configured to perform heat exchange between outdoor air flowing indoors and indoor air flowing outdoors; an electric component unit including a control board and accommodated in the casing; and a fastener fixing, to the casing, an electric wire connected to the electric component unit. The heat exchanger is extractable sideward from the casing. The electric component unit is disposed above a projection region of the heat exchanger extracted from the casing. The casing includes a lead-out port disposed below the projection region and through which the electric wire is led out of the casing. The fastener is disposed between the electric component unit and the lead-out port. The electric wire fixed by the fastener is routed around the projection region.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2023
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2023
    Assignee: DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Wataru Fukushima, Kanako Bando
  • Publication number: 20230304682
    Abstract: A ventilation device to be installed outdoors, includes: an air supply fan; an exhaust fan; a heat exchanger; and a casing having an accommodation space that accommodates the air supply fan, the exhaust fan, and the heat exchanger. The casing includes: a partition defining a lower end of the accommodation space and including a first outside air intake port and a first exhaust port each passing through the partition in an up-and-down direction; a bottom plate; an outside air intake chamber defined between the bottom plate and the partition disposed above the bottom plate and that communicates with the first outside air intake port; an exhaust chamber defined between the bottom plate and the partition and that communicates with the first exhaust port; and side plates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2023
    Publication date: September 28, 2023
    Applicant: DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Wataru Fukushima, Shinya Murai, Ryota Suhara, Kanako Bando
  • Publication number: 20230304701
    Abstract: A ventilation device to be installed outdoors, includes: a casing; a heat exchanger accommodated in the casing and configured to perform heat exchange between outdoor air flowing indoors and indoor air flowing outdoors; an electric component unit including a control board and accommodated in the casing; and a fastener fixing, to the casing, an electric wire connected to the electric component unit. The heat exchanger is extractable sideward from the casing. The electric component unit is disposed above a projection region of the heat exchanger extracted from the casing. The casing includes a lead-out port disposed below the projection region and through which the electric wire is led out of the casing. The fastener is disposed between the electric component unit and the lead-out port. The electric wire fixed by the fastener is routed around the projection region.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2023
    Publication date: September 28, 2023
    Applicant: DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Wataru Fukushima, Kanako Bando