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 [Search a list of Patent Appplications for class 392]   CLASS 392,ELECTRIC RESISTANCE HEATING DEVICES
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[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 301]    301Borehole type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein the heating device comprising an electrical resistance heating element is disclosed for use in an elongated hole in the earth.
(1) Note. The patents classified here are for electrical oil well heaters, per se. The combination of a heater and sufficient well structure is in Class 166.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclass 45 for geographical heat exchange.
166Wells,   subclasses 57+ and 272.1+ for well apparatus comprising a heater in the well and see subclass 60 for the line between Classes 166 and 219. See, also, (1) Note above.
175Boring or Penetrating the Earth,   subclasses 16+ for an electrical heating process or device for forming a hole in the earth by directly applying heat to fluidize or comminute the material forming the earth.
299Mining or In Situ Disintegration of Hard Material,   subclasses 3+ for mining by in situ conversion of solid to fluid and which includes heating means or steps and subclass 14 for process of directly applying heat.
405Hydraulic and Earth Engineering,   subclass 131 for temperature modification or control of earthen formation by heating.
432Heating,   subclass 62 for geographic or structural installation.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 302]    302With heat exchange fluid:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 301.  Subject matter wherein the heating device comprises a fluid which is heated by the heating element, and the heated fluid conveys its heat to the well or bore.

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357,for intermediate heat absorber.
456,for heat exchange fluid line connected heated storage tank.
496,for continuous fluid heater.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 104.11+ for intermediate fluent heat exchange material receiving and discharging heat.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 303]    303With vapor generator:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 301.  Subject matter wherein the heating device includes means for converting a substance from a solid or liquid to a gaseous state.

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324+,for fluid-in-circuit circuit type heater.
342,for vaporization by stored heat.
386+,for vaporizer.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 304]    304Heating element surrounding delivery pipe:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 301.  Subject matter wherein the heating element encircles an outer surface of a tube inserted into the well for conveying fluid into or out of the well.

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468+,for pipeline tracing fluid heater.
472,for flexible hose type fluid heater.
479+,for externally heated line connected section for fluid heater.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 305]    305Suspended by cable in well:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 301.  Subject matter wherein the heating device is supported from a well-head by a flexible line-like member.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 306]    306Plural separate heating devices:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 301.  Subject matter wherein the borehole contains two or more heating devices spaced from one another so that heating devices can heat different portions of the borehole.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 307]    307Combined with nonelectric heating means (e.g., gas, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein the heating device comprises an electrical heating element in combination with at least one other heat source of a nonelectrical nature, e.g., gas, etc.
(1) Note. The other heat source may be utilized either simultaneously or alternately with the electrical device.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 601 for inductive heating with diverse type heating; for microwave heating see subclass 679 with a diverse device and subclasses 680+ with diverse-type heating.
432Heating,   subclass 94 for disparate heat sources or fuels.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 308]    308For heating liquid:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 307.  Subject matter wherein the heating device is for heating a substance in that state in which the particles move freely among themselves but without tendency to separate.

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311+,for heating liquid by fluid-in-circuit type heater.
441+,for tank or container type liquid heater.
465+,for continuous flow type fluid heater.

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122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   appropriate subclasses for liquid heaters and vaporizers.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 344 through 363.1for a liquid heater that may include a kettle, a steam generator, stove pipe for use with a stove, a domestic water heater or boiler (e.g., kitchen boiler, range boiler, etc.) for use with a stove or furnace.
165Heat Exchange,   appropriate subclasses for heating liquid by utilizing heat exchange.
237Heating Systems,   appropriate subclasses for heating liquid by heating systems.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 309]    309Hot plate:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 307.  Subject matter wherein the heating device includes means on which a removable vessel is to be heated.

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467,for hot plate of a continuous flow type fluid heater.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclasses 279+ for infusors.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   appropriate subclasses for hot plate type.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 443.1+ for an exposed planar support surface for material to be heated (e.g., hot plate, etc.).
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 310]    310Oven type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 307.  Subject matter wherein the heating device includes an enclosed chamber for containing the material to be heated.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 273+ for oven.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 678+ for microwave heating, and subclasses 391+ for electrically heated ovens.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 311]    311Fluid-in-circuit type heater:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein the heating device includes an electrically conductive fluid, e.g., water, heated by passing an electric current directly through the conductive fluid between two or more spaced conductors in electrical contact with the fluid, whereby the conductive fluid itself acts as an electric resistance element.

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34Drying and Gas or Vapor Contact With Solids,   subclasses 245+ for material subjected to electrical energy.
99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclass 358 for electrode type and subclass 451 for electric, radiant or vibrational treating means.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   using means other than electricity to generate heat, subclasses 13.01 through 19.2for a stand boiler (e.g., water heater, etc.) that provides hot water for domestic or household use (e.g., cooking, cleaning, washing, bathing, space heating, etc.) that may be in other than a house or home (e.g., apartment building, office building, restaurant, laundry, recreational vehicle, etc.).
201Distillation: Processes, Thermolytic,   subclass 19 for applying electric energy directly to material.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 600+ for inductive heating, note subclass 628 heat exchange by fluid or liquid; subclasses 678+ for microwave heating, note subclass 687 for a fluid heater; and subclasses 764+ for capacitive dielectric heating.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 80+ for liquid resistance element.
373Industrial Electric Heating Furnaces,   subclasses 29+ for joule effect heating and subclasses 120+ for charge internal resistance heating.
426Foods or Edible Material: Processes, Compositions, and Products,   subclasses 234+ for passage of electric current through food material.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 312]    312Method:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 311.  Subject matter comprising processes for heating fluid by utilizing the liquid itself as an electrical resistance and passing electrical energy therethrough.

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426Foods or Edible Material: Processes, Compositions, and Products,   subclasses 237+ for direct application of electrical or wave energy to food material and, particularly, subclasses 244+ for involving dielectric heating or passage of electric current through food material.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 313]    313Portable:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 311.  Subject matter wherein the fluid-in-circuit heater may be lifted or carried bodily from place-to-place by hand.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 523 for housing, casing or support insertable into material or support to be heated.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 314]    314Continuous flow of fluid being heated:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 311.  Subject matter wherein the fluid-in-circuit heater comprises a flow path for the uninterrupted flow of fluid to be heated, an inlet connected to a pressurized source of fluid and the electrodes arranged with the fluid flow path for heating the fluid while it uninterruptedly flows through the path.

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396+,for continuous flow line connected heater for vaporizer.
465+,for continuous flow type fluid heater.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 315]    315With means to adjust current path between electrodes:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Subject matter including means to vary the effective length or cross-sectional area of the current flow between the electrodes.
(1) Note. Generally the varying of the current path results in varying the resistance of the path and consequently the magnitude of the current.

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323,for reservoir or tank.
329,for line connected boiler.
334,for manually filled tank or container.

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338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 80+ for mechanically variable or adjustable liquid resistors.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 316]    316Responsive to condition of fluid:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Subject matter wherein the continuous fluid-in-circuit heater includes means which senses and responds to the fluid to adjust the current path between the electrodes.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 317]    317Movable dielectric means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Subject matter wherein the current path is adjusted by a shiftable electrical insulation means interposed between or surrounding the electrodes whereby the passage of current between the electrodes may be controlled.

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330,for adjusting current path between electrodes in line connected boiler.

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338Electrical Resistors,   subclass 82 for fluid resistance devices with an adjustable insulating barrier between electrodes.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 318]    318Current control means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Subject matter wherein the fluid-in-circuit heater includes means to vary the flow of electrical current between an external source of current and the heating device.

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219Electric Heating,   subclasses 507+ for significant current connection means for heating devices in general under the class definition.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 319]    319With discharge member for line or tank:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Subject matter wherein the continuous fluid-in-circuit heater includes means defining a passage or vent for permitting the fluid to flow out of a supply line or receptacle.

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473+,for fluid heater with discharge member.

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137Fluid Handling,   subclasses 334+ for systems with heating or cooling.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for fluid dispensing with heating.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for means for heating or cooling the system or fluid, and particularly 133 for spray member having heater.
604Surgery,   subclasses 113 and 114 for means for electrically cooling or heating body.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 320]    320Tube or pipe forms flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Subject matter wherein the flow path for the fluid to be heated comprises a fluid conveying elongated tubular member.

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397+,for continuous flow line connected heater for vaporizer.
480+,for externally heated line connected section.
486,for heated line section with heating element internal of flow path.
488+,for pipe or tube forming flow path with heating element internal of flow path.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 321]    321Pipe forms at least one electrode:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 320.  Subject matter wherein the pipe structure comprises at least one of the electrodes.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 322]    322With reservoir or tank:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 311.  Subject matter wherein fluid-in-circuit heater includes a container for heating a fixed quantity of fluid held therein.

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400+,for vaporizer.
441+,for container type liquid heater.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclasses 279+ for infusers with a liquid supply, subclass 358 for an electrode type cooking device, subclasses 403+ for cooking devices of the boiler or deep-fat fryer type, and subclass 451 for a device that subjects food to an electric or high-frequency energy.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   appropriate subclasses for water heaters utilizing a boiler type tank, particularly subclasses 13.1+ for stand boiler.
137Fluid Handling,   subclass 334 for systems utilizing electric heating means and which may utilize tanks.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 323]    323With means to adjust current path between electrodes:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 322.  Subject matter including means to vary the effective length or cross-sectional area of the current flow between the electrodes.
(1) Note. Generally the varying of the current path by subject matter of this subclass type results in varying the resistance of the path and consequently the magnitude of the current.

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315,for continuous flow of fluid being heated.
329,for line connected boiler.
334,for manually filled tank or container.

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338Electrical Resistors,   particularly subclasses 80+ for mechanically variable or adjustable liquid resistors.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 324]    324Steam or vapor generator:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 311.  Subject matter wherein the fluid-in-circuit heater includes means for converting a fluid material to a vapor or gas state.

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303,for borehole type heater.
342,for vaporization by stored heat.
386+,for vaporizer.

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4Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons,   subclasses 524+ and 535+ for means for applying vapor in a bath.
38Textiles: Ironing or Smoothing,   subclasses 69 and 77.1+ for steam iron.
43Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying,   subclasses 125+ for vaporizers in fumigating apparatus.
48Gas: Heating and Illuminating,   subclasses 89+ and 103 for retort by electric heater.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   appropriate subclasses for apparatus for generating vapors from liquids and further utilizing the vapors thus generated, e.g., steam generator. The structure found in this class is very similar to those found in Class 219, especially the so-called flashers in subclasses 40+ and wick in subclass 366.
123Internal-Combustion Engines,   subclasses 434+ and 543+ for charge forming devices involving vaporizers.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 20 through 20.2for a cooking stove having an oven heated by steam or hot water, subclasses 369-369.3 for a steam chamber for food, or subclasses 377.1-392.1 for an open-top liquid heating vessel that may include a lid having a confining, directing or shielding feature for a liquid or steam used to heat the vessel.
128Surgery,   subclasses 203.12+ for vaporizers for medicaments.
132Toilet,   subclasses 228 and 272 for hair shaping curls by steam.
159Concentrating Evaporators,   appropriate subclasses for devices for the concentration of solids held in solution or suspension by evaporation.
196Mineral Oils: Apparatus,   subclass 104 for vaporizing mineral oil, and subclasses 121 for electric heating.
201Distillation: Processes, Thermolytic,   subclass 19 for applying electrical energy directly to material.
202Distillation: Apparatus,   appropriate subclasses for distillation apparatus in general.
203Distillation: Processes, Separatory,   appropriate subclasses for a process of distilling a liquid.
208Mineral Oils: Processes and Products,   subclasses 313 and 347+ for a process of distilling mineral oils.
223Apparel Apparatus,   subclass 51 for apparel apparatus by heating and steaming.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 9 , 16+, and 67 for heating systems by steam.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclass 136 for sprays with means to generate a water vapor or steam.
252Compositions,   subclasses 67+ for specific compositions useful for vaporization purposes.
261Gas and Liquid Contact Apparatus,   subclasses 127+ for external supply or removal of heat and subclass 142 for heat produced by electricity.
422Chemical Apparatus and Process Disinfecting, Deodorizing, Preserving, or Sterilizing,   subclass 305 for fume generating apparatus and 292+ for sterilizers using steam.
431Combustion,   subclasses 208 and 258 for a fuel burner having an electrically heated fuel vaporizer.
516Colloid Systems and Wetting Agents; Subcombinations Thereof; Processes of Making, Stabilizing, Breaking, or Inhibiting,   subclasses 1+ for continuous gas or vapor phase colloid system (e.g., smoke, fog, aerosol, cloud, mist) or agents for such systems or making or stabilizing such systems or agents, when generically claimed or when there is no hierarchically superior provision in the USPC for the specifically claimed art.
607Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application,   subclasses 81+ for bathing apparatus.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 325]    325Line connected boiler:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 324.  Subject matter wherein the fluid-in-circuit heater includes a vessel having an inlet for receiving water from an external source of supply and an outlet for discharging vapor from the vessel.

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400+,for vaporizing in-line connected tank.
449,for liquid heating container or tank.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 326]    326Control of electrode immersion level:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 325.  Subject matter wherein the boiler includes means to control the depth of the electrode immersed in the water to be heated.

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338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 80+ and 86 for level of liquid element adjustable on electrodes.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 327]    327By electrode current:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 326.  Subject matter wherein the electrode immersion level is controlled by the magnitude of current flow between the electrodes.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 328]    328By pressure:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 326.  Subject matter wherein the electrode immersion level is controlled by the exertion of force of vapor in the boiler.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 496 for heaters in general with current control responsive to the pressure of the medium being heated.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclass 38 for fluid pressure responsive to liquid element resistors.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 329]    329With means to adjust current path between electrodes:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 325.  Subject matter including means to vary the effective length or cross-sectional area of the current flow between the electrodes.
(1) Note. Generally the varying of the current path results in varying the resistance of the path and consequently the magnitude of the current.

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315,for continuous flow of fluid being heated.
322,for reservoir or tank.
334,for manually filled tank or container.

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323Electricity: Power Supply or Regulation Systems,   subclass 296 for voltage or current regulating systems utilizing liquid resistors.
338Electrical Resistors,   particularly subclasses 80+ for mechanically variable or adjustable liquid resistors.
373Industrial Electric Heating Furnaces,   subclasses 29 and 120+ for electric furnace structure including adjustable electrodes.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 330]    330Movable dielectric means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 329.  Subject matter wherein the current path is adjusted by a shiftable electrical insulation means interposed between or surrounding the electrodes whereby the passage of current between the electrodes may be controlled.

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317,for continuous flow of fluid being heated.

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338Electrical Resistors,   subclass 82 for fluid resistance devices with an adjustable insulating barrier between electrodes.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 331]    331Electrode arrangement:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 325.  Subject matter including details of the manner in which the conductors are arranged to distribute the current in-line connected boiler.

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373Industrial Electric Heating Furnaces,   subclasses 29+ and 120+ for electrode details of electric heating furnaces.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 332]    332Water jet electrode:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 331.  Subject matter wherein the electrode arrangement includes one electrode which spurts out a stream of water directed at another electrode.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 333]    333Manually filled tank or container:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 324.  Subject matter wherein the vapor generator includes a vessel with an opening through which the vessel is filled by hand.

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403+,for container with self-contained evaporant supply.
442,for manually pour-in liquid type tank.

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68Textiles: Fluid Treating Apparatus,   subclass 223 for washboards.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for means for heating or cooling the system or fluid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 334]    334With means to adjust current path between electrodes:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 333.  Subject matter including means to vary the effective length or cross-sectional area of the current flow between the electrodes.
(1) Note. Generally the varying of the current path results in varying the resistance of the path and consequently the magnitude of the current.

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315,for continuous flow of fluid in fluid-in-circuit type heater.
323,for reservoir or tank.
329,for line connected boiler.

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323Electricity: Power Supply or Regulation Systems,   subclass 296 for voltage or current regulating systems utilizing liquid resistors.
338Electrical Resistors,   particularly subclasses 80+ for mechanically variable or adjustable liquid resistors.
373Industrial Electric Heating Furnaces,   subclasses 29+ and 120+ for electric furnace structure including adjustable electrodes.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 335]    335With supply interlock means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 333.  Subject matter wherein the tank or container includes means for preventing the flow of water into the container while the electrodes are electrically energized.

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200Electricity: Circuit Makers and Breakers,   subclass 50 for interlocking switch arrangements.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 437 for immersible heating unit.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 336]    336Separate electrode compartment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 333.  Subject matter wherein the tank or container includes a distinct section containing the electrodes to isolate the electrodes from the remainder of the tank or container.

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405,for separate heating chamber.
445,for immersible heating unit attaching or support means.

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4Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons,   subclasses 524+ and 535+ for means for applying vapor in a bath.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 437 for immersible heating unit.
338Electrical Resistors,   particularly subclasses 80+ for mechanically variable or adjustable liquid resistors.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 337]    337Electrode compartment removable from tank:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 336.  Subject matter wherein the separate electrode compartment may be separated from the tank.

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406,for removable container with self- contained evaporant supply.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 338]    338Electrode details:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 311.  Subject matter including details of the electrode structure of the fluid-in-circuit type heater.

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331,for electrode arrangement for line connected tank.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclass 358 for electrode type and subclass 451 for electric, radiant or vibrational treating means.
204Chemistry: Electric and Wave Energy,   particularly subclasses 280+ for electrodes for electrolytic cell.
338Electrical Resistors,   particularly subclasses 80+ for mechanically variable or adjustable liquid resistors.
373Industrial Electric Heating Furnaces,   subclasses 29+ and 120+ for significant electrode structure combined with furnaces.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 339]    339With heat storage means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein the heating device includes a heat accumulating medium insulated against heat loss for storing heat to be dissipated at a later time by a process of heat transfer.
(1) Note. See search notes for other heat exchange means and heat absorber without storage of heat to be dissipated at a later time.

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38Textiles: Ironing or Smoothing,   subclass 83 for additive heat solid.
110Furnaces,   subclasses 322+ for baffles or heat retainer structure.
119Animal Husbandry,   subclass 310 and 320+ for fireless brooder and incubators.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   subclass 33 for accumulator and subclasses 367.1+ for heat transmitter.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclass 105 for a hot air furnace having an equalizer, subclass 207 for a body warmer adapted to be heated by a block, subclass 273.5 for a domestic oven having a heat accumulator (e.g., fireless cooker, etc.), subclass 375.1 for an open-top liquid heating vessel that may include a lid having a heat accumulator, subclass 400 for heat accumulator structure, subclasses 617-620 for a solar heat collector having a heat storage mass, or subclass 910 for heat storage using a liquid.
132Toilet,   subclass 117 for removable heat storage means.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 4+ , 10, 104.11, 185, and 236 for heat storage.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 258 for a heating device combined with a sole plate-type pressure application means (e.g., flatiron, etc.) having a heat storage, exchange, or reflector, subclasses 399+ for an oven having heat energy transfer, distribution, or accumulator means, subclass 430 for a wall- mounted radiant heater having a reflector, subclass 439 for a nonmetallic heat radiating panel having a heating element formed as coating on its surface, subclass 462 for a tank or container having an externally mounted laterally disposed circulation-type heater, subclass 530 for a heater-unit housing, casing, or support means (e.g., frame and single sheet, etc.) including heat storage or transfer means (vanes), or subclass 540 for a heating unit structure including heat storage or transfer means (e.g., fins or plate, etc.).
237Heat Systems,   subclasses 44 and 75 for heat accumulator.
432Heating,   subclass 30 for process of utilizing a heat storage means and subclasses 214+ for heat generating means heats heat storage mass of solid material.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 340]    340Method:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 339.  Subject matter including processes for storing heat in the heat accumulating medium or dissipating stored heat at a later time.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclass 236 for process of heat exchange.
432Heating,   subclass 30 for process of utilizing a heat storage means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 341]    341For fluid heating (e.g., gas or liquid, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 339.  Subject matter wherein the heat storage means is used for heating a liquid or gas.

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379,for concentrated heated air stream.
441+,for tank or container type liquid heater.
465+,for continuous fluid heater (not in stored medium).

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34Drying and Gas or Vapor Contact With Solids,   appropriate subclasses for apparatus employing heated gas.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   subclass 35 for liquid heaters and vaporizers having accumulator.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 400 and 617+ for heat storage mass of solar heat collector.
134Cleaning and Liquid Contact With Solids,   subclass 105 for devices with heating, cooling or exchange means.
137Fluid Handling,   subclass 301 for hydrants with protection against freezing which may be a heater and subclasses 334+ for systems with heating or cooling.
138Pipes and Tubular Conduits,   subclasses 32 through 35for thawing and freeze protection.
159Concentrating Evaporators,   appropriate subclasses for heating fluids.
165Heat Exchange,   appropriate subclasses for heating fluids.
166Wells,   subclasses 57 through 62for heating or heat insulating means.
196Mineral Oils: Apparatus,   subclasses 104+ for vaporizing devices and subclasses 138+ for condensing devices utilizing heating means.
202Distillation: Apparatus,   subclasses 81+ for apparatus utilizing heating means.
210Liquid Purification or Separation,   subclasses 175+ for systems employing heater or heat exchanger means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 342]    342For vaporization:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 339.  Subject matter wherein the stored heat is used for converting a substance from a solid or liquid to a gaseous state.

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324+,for fluid-in-circuit type heater.
386+,for vaporizer (not in storage medium).

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38Textiles: Ironing or Smoothing,   subclasses 69 and 77.1 for smoothing implements with moistening means.
43Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying,   subclass 129 for vaporizers in fumigating apparatus.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   appropriate subclasses for apparatus for generating vapors from liquids and further utilizing the vapors thus generated, e.g., steam generator. The structure found in this class is very similar to those found in Class 219, especially the so-called flashers in subclasses 40+ and wicks in subclass 366.
123Internal-Combustion Engines,   subclasses 543+ for charge forming devices involving vaporizers.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 369 through 369.3for a liquid heating steam chamber for food.
128Surgery,   subclasses 203.12+ for vaporizers for medicaments.
159Concentrating Evaporators,   appropriate subclasses for devices for the concentration of solids held in solution or suspension by evaporation.
196Mineral Oils: Apparatus,   appropriate subclasses for apparatus for the distillation of mineral oils.
202Distillation: Apparatus,   appropriate subclasses for distillation apparatus in general.
203Distillation: Processes, Separatory,   appropriate subclasses for a process of distilling a liquid.
208Mineral Oils: Processes and Products,   Classes 313 and 347+ for a process of distilling mineral oil.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 401 for ovens with steam generating means.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclass 136 for sprayers with means to generate a water vapor or steam.
252Compositions,   subclasses 67+ for specific compositions useful for vaporization purposes.
422Chemical Apparatus and Process Disinfecting, Deodorizing, Preserving, or Sterilizing,   subclass 305 for fume generating apparatus and 292+ for sterilizers using steam.
431Combustion,   subclass 208 for a fuel burner having an electrically heated fuel vaporizer.
432Heating,   subclass 31 for heating of or by wall or radiant surface.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 343]    343For subsequent heating by radiation:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 339.  Subject matter wherein the stored heat is used for transmitting heat energy to the object or material by electro-magnetic waves within the infrared range of the spectrum.

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375+,for convection space heater with radiation.
391,for vaporizer using radiant heat source.
407+,for radiant heater.
483,for continuous flow heater with radiation.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 344]    344For subsequent heating by convection:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 339.  Subject matter wherein the stored heat is used for transmitting heat energy to the object or material by an air motion as a result of difference in density and the action of gravity.

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347,for convection space heater.

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34Drying and Gas or Vapor Contact With Solids,   appropriate subclasses for convection type drying.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 67+ for hot air stove structure of the convection type and subclasses 99+ for hot air furnace structure.
165Heat Exchange,   appropriate subclasses for convection heating.
237Heating Systems,   appropriate subclasses for heating systems for rooms or spaces utilizing convective heating of the fluid (air) in the rooms or space.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 345]    345Means to control heating accumulating medium:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 339.  Subject matter wherein the heat storage means includes means responsive to a heat level in accumulating medium to regulate the amount of the heat stored in the accumulating medium.

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219Electric Heating,   subclasses 492+ for automatic regulating or controlling means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 346]    346Heat accumulating medium details:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 339.  Subject matter including details of the structure or composition of the heat accumulating medium.

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110Furnaces,   subclasses 322+ for baffle or heat retainer structure of furnace.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 207 for heated block of body, subclass 400 for heat accumulator structure, and subclasses 674+ for absorber of solar heat collector.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 347]    347Convection space heater:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein air heated by an electric device is intended to heat an occupied space, e.g., a room by the motion in a fluid resulting from a difference in density and the action of gravity.

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105Railway Rolling Stock,   subclass 451 for convection type heating devices for railway cars.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 58+ for hot air stove structure of the convection type; subclasses 99+ for hot air furnace structure; subclasses 148+ for fire plate; subclasses 628+ for solar heat collector.
165Heat Exchange,   appropriate subclasses for convection heating.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 449.1 for an exposed planar support surface for material to be heated (e.g., hot plate, etc.) by convection.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 46+ , 50, and 70+ for heating systems for rooms or spaces utilizing convective heating of the fluid (air) in the rooms or space.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 348]    348Artificial fire:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter wherein the convection space heater includes means to give a visual illusion or appearance of an actual fire.

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40Card, Picture, or Sign Exhibiting,   subclass 427 for simulated fireplace.
135Tent, Canopy, Umbrella, or Cane,   subclasses 91+ for portable shelter with heating, lighting or ventilating.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 220 for light means.
431Combustion,   subclass 125 for simulation feature.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 349]    349Central heating type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter wherein the convection space heater is located at a central location to convey heated air to different parts or rooms of a building.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 99+ for hot air furnaces.
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 50 for room heat exchangers with central fluid supply.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclasses 10+ for hot air furnace.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 50+ for air heating system.
454Ventilation,   subclasses 228+ and 330+ for ventilating a building.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 350]    350With air delivery duct:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 349.  Subject matter wherein the central heater includes a flue or channel for conveying heated air to different parts or rooms of a building.

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479+,for externally heated line connected section.
485+,for heated line section with heating element internal of flow path.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 99+ for hot air furnaces.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 120+ for impeller or conveyor moving exchange material.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 351]    351Floor furnace type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter wherein the convection heater is installed in a recess in the floor of a room.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 116 for floor and wall furnaces.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 352]    352Baseboard type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter comprising a heating device having one long dimension with means for mounting the device to a wall or floor at their intersection such that its long dimension is parallel to the intersection.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 53+ for related to wall, floor or ceiling structure of a chamber.
237Heating Systems,   subclass 79 for radiator with shields.
454Ventilating,   subclasses 287+ for baseboard type.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 353]    353With baffle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 352.  Subject matter wherein the baseboard heater includes a plate or wall for directing heated air in a desired flow pattern.

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374,for portable convection spaced heater.
383,for portable heated air stream.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 354]    354With intermediate heat absorber:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter wherein the convection space heater includes an accumulator placed between the heater and the space for collecting heat from the heater for subsequent transmission to the air being heated.

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302,for heat exchange fluid in borehole type heater.
339+,for heat storage means.
377+,for heat exchange fluid in convection space heater.
456,for heat exchange fluid in tank or container type liquid heater.
496,for heat exchange fluid in continuous flow fluid heater.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 101 for host air furnace with boiler.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 104.11+ for intermediate heating by convection.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclasses 22 and 36+ for radiator type.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 16 through 18and 70+ for radiator and boiler.
252Compositions,   subclass 67 for vaporization, or expansion, refrigeration or heat or energy exchange.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 355]    355Heated by radiant source:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 354.  Subject matter wherein the heat absorber is heated by energy in the form of electromagnetic waves within the infrared range of the spectrum.

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391,for vaporizer using radiant heat source.
407+,for radiant heater.
460,for liquid heater producing radiation.
483,for fluid heater producing radiation.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 638+ for thermosiphonic circulation.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 356]    356With fan blower:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 355.  Subject matter wherein the air to be heated is directed to the heat absorber by a rotating fan.

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358,for guiding heated air by heat exchange fluid.
360+,for forced air type.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 357]    357With fluid heat absorber:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 354.  Subject matter wherein the intermediate heat absorber includes a liquid or gas for absorbing the heat.

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302,for heat exchange fluid used in a borehole.
339,for convection space heating in heat storage.
377,for convection combined with radiation.
456,for heat exchange fluid line connecting heated storage tank.
496,for continuous fluid heater.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 101 for hot-air furnace combined with boiler.
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 104.11 for intermediate fluent heat exchange material receiving and discharging heat.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 16 through 18and 70+ for radiator and boiler.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 358]    358By fan blower:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 357.  Subject matter wherein the air to be heated is directed to the heat absorber by a rotating fan.

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356,for guiding heated air by radiant source.
360+,for forced air type.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 359]    359Wall mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 357.  Subject matter wherein the heating device is mounted on a continuous side structure of a room.

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352+,for baseboard type heater.
363,for forced air type.
370,for convection space heater without forced air.
381,for concentrated heated air stream.
430,for radiant heater with reflector.
436,for radiant extended surface heater.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 116 for floor or wall furnace.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 53+ for related wall structure of a chamber.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 360]    360Forced air type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter wherein the means for guiding air to be heated employs a power driven fan, blower, or pump to force the air into contact with the heating element.

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379+,for concentrated heated air stream.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 103 and 110 for hot air furnace with compressed air.
137Fluid Handling,   subclass 340 for systems including apparatus in which the fluid in system circulates in heat exchange relationship.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 120+ for impeller or conveyor moving exchange material.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 400 for heat energy transfer by convection.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclasses 10+ for hot air furnaces.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 50+ for hot air heating systems.
415Rotary Kinetic Fluid Motors or Pumps,   appropriate subclasses for fluid pump.
416Fluid Reaction Surfaces (i.e., Impeller),   appropriate subclasses for impeller.
417Pumps,   appropriate subclasses for pumps.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 361]    361Heating attachment for fan:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 360.  Subject matter wherein the forced air heater includes a heating unit, having an electrical resistance element, attachable to a self-supported fan for heating air circulated by the fan.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 362]    362Fan with heated blades:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 360.  Subject matter wherein the heating elements for heating the air are mounted on or disposed in the vanes of the fan.

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415Rotary Kinetic Fluid Motors or Pumps,   subclasses 114 , 116, and 175-179 for passage in blade, vane, shaft or rotary distributor communication with working fluids.
416Fluid Reaction Surfaces (i.e., Impellers),   subclass 95 for heating, cooling or thermal insulation means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 363]    363Wall mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 360.  Subject matter wherein the forced air heater is readily mounted on a continuous side structure of a room.

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359,for convection heater with heat exchange fluid.
370,for convection space heater.
381,for concentrated heated air stream.
430,for radiant heater with reflector.
436+,for radiant extended surface heater.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 116 for floor or wall furnace.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 53+ for related wall structure of a chamber.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 364]    364Ceiling mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 360.  Subject matter wherein the forced air heater is readily mounted to the overhead covering of a room.

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436,for heat radiating panel.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 116 for floor or wall furnace.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 53+ for related wall structure of a chamber.
454Ventilation,   subclasses 292+ for ceiling type diffuser and subclass 354 for ceiling or wall mounted.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 365]    365Portable:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 360.  Subject matter wherein the forced air heater may be lifted or carried bodily from place to place by hand.

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373,for portable convection space heater.
383,for portable heated air stream.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 67+ and 110 for hot air stoves and furnaces.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 533 for portable heater unit with housing, casing or support means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 366]    366With fan position adjusting means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 365.  Subject matter wherein the portable forced air type heater includes means for selectively varying the position of the fan with respect to a base or support structure.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 367]    367Multi-direction air outlet:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 365.  Subject matter wherein the portable heater includes a passage or vent for distributing heated air in two or more different directions.

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440,for radiant heater.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 126+ for plural outlets.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 368]    368With baffle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 365.  Subject matter wherein the portable heater includes a plate or wall for directing heated air in a desired air flow pattern.

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353,for portable baseboard type convection space heater.
374,for portable convection space heater.
388,for portable heated air stream.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 67+ for hot air and subclass 99 for hot air furnace with air baffles.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 120+ for conveyor moving exchange material.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 369]    369Counterflow:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 368.  Subject matter wherein the baffle causes an airflow through the housing to reverse its direction of flow at least once when inflowing from an inlet to an outlet.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 370]    370Wall mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter wherein the convection space heater is readily mounted on a continuous side structure of a room.

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359,for convection heater with heat exchange fluid.
363,for forced air type heater.
381,for concentrated heated air stream.
430,for radiant heater with reflector.
436+,for radiant extended surface heater.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 116 for floor or wall furnace.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 53+ for related wall structure of a chamber.
454Ventilation,   subclasses 276+ for wall type diffuser and subclass 354 for ceiling or wall mounted.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 371]    371In wall cavity:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 370.  Subject matter wherein the convection space heating device is located within a recess or hollow space formed in the wall of a room.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 372]    372Mounted in or on window or door:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter wherein the convection heater is mounted in or on an opening in the wall of a building for the admission of light and air, or an opening in a wall to permit entrance into or exit from a room, building or other enclosure.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 53+ for related wall structure.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 203 for windshield or window of a vehicle and subclass 213 for static structure.
454Ventilation,   for subclass 195 for door and subclasses 196+ for window.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 373]    373Portable:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter wherein the convection space heater may be lifted or carried bodily from place-to-place by hand.

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365,for portable forced air type heater.
383,for portable heated air stream.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 67+ and 110 for hot air stoves and furnaces.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 533 for portable heater unit with housing, casing or support means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 374]    374With baffle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 373.  Subject matter wherein the portable heater includes a plate or wall for directing heated air in a desired air flow pattern.

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353,for baseboard type convection space heater.
368,for portable convection space heater.
383,for portable heated air stream.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 375]    375Combined with radiation:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 347.  Subject matter wherein the heated air in a room is resulted in combination with electromagnetic waves within the infrared range of the spectrum.
(1) Note. An example of the apparatus to be found here comprises a device transmitting heat energy by convection and direct radiation.

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343,for using stored heat for radiation.
344+,for using stored heat for convection.
407+,for radiant heater.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 91+ for electric radiant.
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 49 for radiant panel; subclass 133 for polished surface; subclasses 148+ for radiator core type; subclasses 168+ for panel or wall structure; and subclass 185 for heat transmitter.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclasses 36+ for heating radiator.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 16+ and 70+ for heat radiator.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 376]    376With reflector:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 375.  Subject matter including opaque mirror-like means which redirects incident infrared radiation back into the medium from which it came.

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422+,for radiant heater.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclass 133 for coated, roughened or polished surface.
359Optics: Systems (Including Communication) and Elements,   subclasses 636+ for mirror.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 377]    377With heat exchange fluid:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 375.  Subject matter including a fluid which is heated by the resistance heating element for subsequent transmission to the space to be heated.

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344,for convection space heating in heat storage.
357,for intermediate heat absorber.
456,for heat exchange fluid line connected heated storage tank.
496,for continuous fluid heater.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 104.11+ for intermediate fluent heat exchange.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclasses 36+ for heating radiators.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 16+ for combined radiator and boiler and subclasses 70+ for heat radiators.
252Compositions,   subclass 67 for vaporization, or expansion, refrigeration or heat or energy exchange.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 378]    378In plural sections:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 377.  Subject matter having two or more compartments for accommodating the heat exchange fluid.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 172+ for side-by-side tubular structure or tube sections.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 16+ for combined radiator and boiler and subclasses 70+ for heat radiator.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 379]    379Concentrated heated air stream (i.e., blast):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein the heating device includes means for blowing air through a passage in which an electrical resistance heating element is mounted for producing an intensified or a jet-like flow of heated air.

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360,for forced air type.
473,for fluid heater carried on discharge member.
478,for fluid conveying tube or pipe comprising resistance heating element.
479,for externally heated line connected section.

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4Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons,   subclasses 535+ for means for applying hot air directly to body of user.
5Beds,   subclass 423 for means to force air.
34Drying and Gas or Vapor Contact With Solids,   subclasses 94+ for hair on head and subclasses 241+ for gas or vapor distributing and applying agitators.
132Toilets,   subclasses 112+ for orifice for applying fluent material and subclasses for heater, fluid supply, or surrounding fluid housing.
156Adhesive Bonding and Miscellaneous Chemical Manufacture,   subclass 497 for gas, vapor or flame contact means for work.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 120+ for impeller or conveyor moving exchange material.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 380]    380For drying body part:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 379.  Subject matter wherein the concentrated heated air stream device is disclosed for drying a part of human body.

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360,for forced air type.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 381]    381Wall mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 380.  Subject matter wherein the body drying heater is readily mounted on a continuous side structure of a room.

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359,for convection heater with heat exchange fluid.
363,for forced air type heater.
370,for convection space heater.
430,for radiant heater with reflector.
436,for radiant extended surface heater.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 382]    382With support:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 379.  Subject matter wherein the concentrated heated air stream heater includes means to position an article to be heated in the path of the heated air stream.

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219Electric Heating,   subclasses 451.1+ for an exposed planar support surface for material to be heated (e.g., hot plate, etc.) having support for a heating unit.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 383]    383Portable:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 379.  Subject matter wherein the concentrated heated air stream heater may be lifted or carried bodily from place-to-place by hand.

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373,for portable convection space heater.
365,for portable forced air type heater.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 227 for electrically hand manipulative tools or instruments and subclass 533 for portable heater unit with housing, casing or support means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 384]    384With handle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 383.  Subject matter wherein the heating device includes means attached to the heating device to be gripped by the hand when the device is lifted or carried.

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404,for hand-held container.
476,for hand-held discharge member.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 385]    385Pistol-grip type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 384.  Subject matter wherein the handle is L-shaped and attached to the heating device at only one end.

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16Miscellaneous Hardware (e.g., Bushing, Carpet Fastener, Caster, Door Closer, Panel Hanger, Attachable or Adjunct Handle, Hinge, Window Sash Balance, etc.),   subclasses 110.1 through 430for handle.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 386]    386Vaporizer:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein the heating device is disclosed for use in converting a substance from a solid or liquid to a gaseous state.

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324+,for fluid-in-circuit type heater.
342,for vaporization with heat storage means.

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38Textiles: Ironing or Smoothing,   subclasses 77.1+ for moistening means.
43Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying,   subclasses 125+ for vaporizers in fumigating apparatus.
62Refrigeration,   subclasses 50.1+ for liquified gas transferred as liquid.
68Textiles: Fluid Treating Apparatus,   subclass 222 for steamers.
118Coating Apparatus,   subclasses 726+ for crucible.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   appropriate subclasses for apparatus for generating vapors from liquids and further utilizing the vapors thus generated, e.g., steam generator. The structure found in this class is very similar to those found in Class 219, especially the so-called flashers in subclasses 40+ and wicks in subclass 366 which do not disclose an electrical heating means.
123Internal-Combustion Engines,   subclasses 543+ for charge forming devices involving vaporizers.
128Surgery,   subclasses 203.12+ for vaporizers for medicaments.
132Toilet,   subclasses 227+ for heater, fluid supply, or surrounding fluid housing and subclasses 272+ for vapor reservoir.
159Concentrating Evaporators,   appropriate subclasses for devices for the concentration of solids held in solution or suspension by evaporation.
196Mineral Oils: Apparatus,   subclasses 104+ for apparatus, for the distillation of mineral oils and, especially, subclass 121 for electric heating.
202Distillation: Apparatus,   appropriate subclasses for distillation apparatus in general.
203Distillation: Processes, Separatory,   appropriate subclasses for a process of distilling a liquid.
208Mineral Oils: Processes and Products,   subclass 313 and 347+ for a process of distilling mineral oil.
210Liquid Purification or Separation,   subclasses 175+ for heater or heat exchange.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 401 for ovens with steam generating means.
223Apparel Apparatus,   subclass 51 for heating and steaming.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclass 44 for humidity control.
237Heating Systems,   subclass 9 for steam and subclasses 16+ for combined radiator and boiler.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 34+ for diffusers; subclasses 128+ for sprayers with means to generate a water vapor or steam; and subclasses 136+ for vapor generator.
252Compositions,   subclasses 67+ for specific compositions useful for vaporization purposes.
261Gas and Liquid Contact Apparatus,   subclasses 127+ for external supply or removal of heat and subclass 141 for electric heater.
422Chemical Apparatus and Process Disinfecting, Deodorizing, Preserving, or Sterilizing,   subclass 305 for fume generating apparatus and 292+ for sterilizers using steam.
431Combustion,   subclasses 13+ , 208, and 258 for a fuel burner having an electrically heated fuel vaporizer.
516Colloid Systems and Wetting Agents; Subcombinations Thereof; Processes of Making, Stabilizing, Breaking, or Inhibiting,   subclasses 1+ for continuous gas or vapor phase colloid system (e.g., smoke, fog, aerosol, cloud, mist) or agents for such systems or making or stabilizing such systems or agents, when generically claimed or when there is no hierarchically superior provision in the USPC for the specifically claimed art.
607Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application,   subclasses 81+ for bathing apparatus and subclasses 96+ for thermal applicators.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 387]    387Method:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 386.  Subject matter including processes for converting a substance from a solid or liquid to a gaseous state.

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134Cleaning and Liquid Contact With Solids,   subclasses 12+ for process by distilling, or liquefying vapors of, used agent.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 200+ for heat exchange process.
208Mineral Oils: Processes and Products,   subclasses 308+ for fractionation.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 1+ for processes of distributing fluid material on or over an area or into the air.
431Combustion,   subclass 13 for processes of heating or heater operation.
432Heating,   subclass 13 for process of heating or heater operation.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 388]    388For metal vapor deposition:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 386.  Subject matter wherein the heating device is disclosed for vaporizing a metallic substance to be deposited on a substrate.
(1) Note. The terms "evaporant", "coating material" and "film-forming material" are synonymous in this art.

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118Coating Apparatus,   subclasses 715+ for gas or deposition.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 389]    389With crucible:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Subject matter wherein the vaporizer includes an evaporation vessel for containing the metallic substance to be evaporated.

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403,for container with self-contained evaporant supply.

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118Coating Apparatus,   subclasses 726+ for crucible or evaporator structure.
432Heating,   subclasses 262+ for crucible.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 390]    390With disposable evaporant cartridge or container:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 386.  Subject matter wherein the vaporizer includes a replaceable case or shell or vessel for containing the substance to be evaporated.

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403+,for container with self-contained evaporant supply.
470,for continuous fluid heater.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclass 46 for flexible envelope or cover type.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 214 for vending, dispensing or display device.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for heating or cooling means.
604Surgery,   subclasses 113+ for cooling or heating body, treating or collected material or device.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 391]    391By radiant heat source:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 386.  Subject matter wherein the substance is converted into gaseous form by heat energy in the form of electromagnetic waves within the infrared range of the spectrum.

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347,for convection space heating.
407+,for radiant heater.
460,for liquid heater producing radiation.
483,for fluid heater producing radiation.

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159Concentrating Evaporators,   Digest 6 for infrared.
250Radiant Energy,   subclasses 493.1+ for infrared radiation generators not provided for elsewhere.
431Combustion,   subclass 31 for scavenging or purging period started by combustion demand.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 392]    392Wall mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 386.  Subject matter wherein the vaporizer may be mounted on a continuous side structure of a room.

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359,for convection heater with heat exchange.
363,for forced air type heater.
370,for convection space heater.
381,for concentrated heated air stream heater.
430,for radiant heater with reflector.
436,for radiant extended surface heater fluid.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 53+ for related wall, floor or ceiling structure of a chamber.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 393]    393By light bulb heat source:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 386.  Subject matter wherein the substance is converted to the vapor state by the heat generated from an incandescent filament enclosed in a sealed, transparent envelope.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 220 for light means and subclass 552 for heating element structure.
313Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices,   appropriate subclasses for electric lamp.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 234+ for gaseous or vacuum spacing between element and casing or housing.
362Illumination,   subclass 101 for liquid container.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 394]    394Liquid evaporant (e.g., water, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 386.  Subject matter wherein the substance to be evaporated is a liquid (e.g., water, etc.).

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324+,for steam or vapor generator.

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4Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons,   subclasses 524+ for vapor or heat in bath and subclasses 535+ for means for applying vapor or hot air directly to body of user.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 20 through 20.2for a cooking stove having an oven heated by steam or hot water, subclass 113 for a hot air furnace having an air moistening means, subclass 350.2 for a fluid fuel burner other than a top-accessible liquid heating vessel vaporizer or humidifier or subclasses 369-369.3 for a liquid heating steam chamber for food.
237Heating Systems,   subclass 78 for air moistener.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 395]    395With wick:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 394.  Subject matter wherein the liquid to be evaporated is transferred from a reservoir to the heating element by a porous or absorbent pad or fibrous matter woven into a bundle.

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239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 34+ for slow diffusers and, particularly, subclasses 44+ for wicks.
261Gas and Liquid Contact Apparatus,   subclasses 94+ for porous mass and subclasses 100+ for porous sheets.
432Heating,   subclasses 120+ for work chamber having heating means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 396]    396In continuous flow line connected heater:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 394.  Subject matter wherein the liquid evaporant is contained in means defining a flow path for uninterrupted flow of the liquid from an inlet connected to a pressurized source to a vapor outlet.

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465,for continuous flow type fluid heater.

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122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   appropriate subclasses for liquid heaters of the continuous flow type.
123Internal-Combustion Engines,   subclasses 543+ for continuous flow heater associated with internal-combustion engine.
128Surgery,   subclass 203.17 for electrically heated means for producing water vapor.
196Mineral Oils: Apparatus,   subclasses 104+ vaporization.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 600+ for inductive heating, subclasses 678+ for microwave heating, and subclasses 764+ for capacitive dielectric heating.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for the system fluid with heating or cooling, and, particularly, subclasses 136+ for vapor generation.
431Combustion,   subclass 208 for electrically heated section.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 397]    397Pipe or tube forms flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 396.  Subject matter wherein the flow path for the liquid to be evaporated is a liquid-conveying long passage or tube.

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320,for pipe or tube section forming flow passage with fluid-in-circuit.
478,for fluid conveying tube or pipe.
480+,for pipe or tube forming flow path in continuous fluid heater.
488+,for pipe or tube forming flow path in with heating elements internal of flow path.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 398]    398With internal heating element:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 397.  Subject matter wherein an electrical resistance heating element is located within the pipe or tube.

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320,for tube or pipe forming flow path.
485+,for heated line section with heating element internal of flow path.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 399]    399Flash chamber:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 394.  Subject matter wherein the heating device includes an enclosed compartment in which the evaporant is instantly vaporized upon injection therein.

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38Textiles: Ironing or Smoothing,   subclass 77.83 for additional chamber for generating steam.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   subclass 40 for flasher.
159Concentrating Evaporators,   subclass 3 for spray type evaporators.
203Distillation: Processes, Separatory,   subclass 84 for spraying of distilland into vaporization zone and subclass 90 for returning distillation product to a previous distillation zone.
208Mineral Oils: Processes and Products,   subclass 361 for flash vaporization.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 222+ for hair heaters.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for heating or cooling means for the system or system fluid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 400]    400In-line connected closed tank (i.e., pressurized):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 394.  Subject matter wherein the liquid is contained in a vessel connected to a source of liquid supply, and from which the the vapor may be drawn off from an outlet or draw off pipe, and in which pressures above atmosphere may be maintained.

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325+,for line connected boiler.
449+,for fluid heating container or tank.

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159Concentrating Evaporators,   subclass 22 for closed evaporating chambers.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 401]    401With internal heating element:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 441.  Subject matter wherein the closed tank includes an electrical resistance heating element which is supported within the vessel.

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451,for line connected tank.
497,for details of immersion heater.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 402]    402In-line connected open tank or container (i.e., nonpressurized):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 394.  Subject matter wherein the liquid is contained in a vessel connected to a source of liquid supply, and from which the vapor may be drawn off from an outlet or draw off pipe, and in which pressures equal to atmosphere may be maintained.

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325+,for line connected boiler.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 113 for air moisteners.
159Concentrating Evaporators,   subclasses 32+ for open pans.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclass 44 for humidity control.
237Heating Systems,   subclass 78 for air moistener.
261Gas and Liquid Contact Apparatus,   subclasses 127+ for external supply or removal of heat; subclasses 141+ for heat producer; digest 15 for duct humidifier.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 403]    403Container with self-contained evaporant supply:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 394.  Subject matter wherein the liquid evaporant is bodily contained within the vaporizing device.

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333+,for manually filled tank or container.
444+,for portable tank or container.

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237Heating Systems,   subclass 78 for air moisteners.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 404]    404Hand-held:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 403.  Subject matter wherein the container is to be held in the hand during use.

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38Textiles: Ironing or Smoothing,   subclass 77.1 for moistening means.
43Fishing, Trapping, and Vermin Destroying,   subclasses 125+ for fumigators.
68Textiles: Fluid Treating Apparatus,   subclass 222 for steamers.
607Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application,   subclass 96 for thermal applicators.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 405]    405With separate heating chamber:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 403.  Subject matter wherein the container is subdivided into two communicating chambers, the heating device being disposed in one chamber and the evaporant in the other chamber.

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336+,for separate electrode compartment.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 406]    406Removable:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 405.  Subject matter wherein the heating chamber may be readily attached to or detached from the container.

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337,for electrode compartment removable from tank.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 407]    407Radiant heater:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein the heating device includes means which emits heat in the form of electromagnetic waves within the infrared range of the spectrum.

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343,for using stored heat for radiation.
375+,for convection space heater with radiation.

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34Drying and Gas or Vapor Contact With Solids,   subclasses 524+ for apparatus which may utilize radiant heat.
118Coating Apparatus,   subclasses 620+ for means to apply electrical or radiant energy to work.
119Animal Husbandry,   subclasses 301+ for brooders combined with incubators, and subclasses 318+ for electrical incubators utilizing radiant heating.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 91+ for radiation type and 569+ for solar heat collector.
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 49 for radiant building panels and subclass 133 for coated, roughened or polished surface.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclasses 36+ for systems utilizing heating radiators.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 16+ for combined heat radiator and boiler and subclasses 70+ for heat radiators in general.
250Radiant Energy,   subclasses 493.1+ for infrared radiation generators not provided for elsewhere.
313Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices,   appropriate subclasses for radiant type.
427Coating Processes,   subclass 521 for coating processes utilizing radiation as a heat source to polymerize an applied coating, subclass 545, for coating processes utilizing resistance heat in the pretreatment of a substrate or the post-treatment of a coated substrate; subclasses 592+ for coating processes employing resistance heat during the deposition of a coating on a substrate.
607Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application,   subclass 96 for thermal applicators which may utilize radiant energy.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 408]    408With filter or diffuser for radiant energy:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater includes means for attenuating certain wavelengths while passing others with relatively no change, or means for scattering or dispersing radiation within selected wavelengths.

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313Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices,   subclasses 110+ for optical or special ray transmissive envelope.
362Illumination,   subclass 293 for selected wavelength modifier.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 409]    409Hand-held:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater is to be held in the hand during use.

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250Radiant Energy,   subclass 504 for hand-held.
607Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application,   subclasses 88+ for light applicators.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 410]    410With air or gas circulation:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 409.  Subject matter wherein the hand held radiant heater comprises means to provide a flow of air or gas.

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383,for portable air blaster.
476,for hand-held discharge member.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 411]    411Lamp banks (i.e., array of plural lamps):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater comprises a plurality of incandescent filaments each enclosed in a sealed, transparent envelope arranged in a line or in tiers.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 405 for heat energy reflecting or directing means, and subclass 411 for infrared generating means.
362Illumination,   subclasses 227+ for plural light sources.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 412]    412Adjustable lamps position:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 411.  Subject matter wherein the array of plural lamps includes means to allow at least a group of lamps to shift from one position to another with respect to a base or support structure.

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362Illumination,   subclass 239 for relative adjustment means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 413]    413Adjustable individual lamp position:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 412.  Subject matter wherein the group of lamps includes means to allow each lamp to shift with respect to base or support structure.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 414]    414Lamp banks form arch:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 411.  Subject matter wherein the lamp banks are arranged to form a curve or bow.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 415]    415Lamp banks movable relative to stationary work during use:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 411.  Subject matter wherein the lamp banks includes means permitting the lamp banks to be moved along a fixed track during use.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 416]    416With chamber:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter wherein the heating device is located in an enclosed cavity.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 405 for heat energy reflecting or directing means and subclass 411 for infrared generating means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 417]    417For heating moving strand, web, or sheet:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater includes means for heating a strand, web or sheet like material during its transport.

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34Drying and Gas or Vapor Contact With Solids,   subclasses 519 and 611+ for sheets, webs or strands.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 388 for conveyor.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 418]    418With support for workpiece:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater includes structural means to position a workpiece with respect to a base or structure.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 405 for an oven having a heating unit casing or support including energy reflecting or directing means, subclass 411 for an oven having infrared generating heating unit structure, or subclasses 460.1+ for an exposed planar support surface for material to be heated (e.g., hot plate, etc.) where a heating element is gapped from an underside of the support surface (e.g., ceramic plate, radiation type, etc.).
362Illumination,   subclass 33 for work-table lighting system.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 419]    419Focused radiant beam:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater includes means for producing intense electromagnetic radiation in a converging pattern to a limited or well-defined area of an object, e.g., point or line, etc.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 683 and 684+ for concentrating reflector; subclasses 683 and 698+ for concentrating lens; and subclasses 680+ for energy concentrator with support for material heated.
607Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application,   subclasses 88+ for transparent rods.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 420]    420Plural reflectors:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 419.  Subject matter including two or more opaque mirror-like means which redirect the incident radiation back to the medium from which it came.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 405 for heat energy reflecting or directing means and subclass 411 for infrared generating means.
359Optics: Systems (Including Communication) and Elements,   subclasses 850+ for plural mirrors.
362Illumination,   subclasses 297+ for plural reflecting surface and subclasses 346+ for plural separate reflectors or separate section.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 421]    421Elliptical or ellipsoidal reflector:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 419.  Subject matter wherein the concentrated beam is produced by a reflector assembly of elliptical or ellipsoidal shape.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 405 for heat energy reflecting or directing means and subclass 411 for infrared generating means.
359Optics: Systems (Including Communication) and Elements,   subclasses 838+ for mirrors.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 422]    422With reflector:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter including opaque mirror-like means which redirects the electromagnetic radiation from a source into a flow of electromagnetic radiation in a parallel or diffuse pattern.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclass 133 for coated, roughened or polished surface.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 405 for an oven having a heating unit casing or support including energy reflecting or directing means, subclass 411 for an oven having infrared generating heating unit structure, or subclass 455.12 for an exposed planar support surface for material to be heated (e.g., hot plate, etc.) having a particular supporting, retaining, or mounting for a heating unit including a reflector.
250Radiant Energy,   subclasses 493.1+ for an invisible radiation source with a casing or a radiation modifying member.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclass 11 for a resistive element combined with means for reflecting heat onto the element.
343Communications: Radio Wave Antennas,   subclasses 700+ for radio antennas and, particularly, subclasses 912+ for reflectors or directors.
359Optics: Systems (Including Communication) and Elements,   for light reflecting or directing means in general and, especially, subclasses 838+ for optic mirrors or reflectors.
362Illumination,   for artificial light directing or reflecting means, particularly subclasses 296.01 through 296.1and 341-350 for reflectors.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 423]    423Elongated reflector:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 422.  Subject matter wherein the reflector has a length greater than its width.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 424]    424Heating element in transparent tubular envelope:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 423.  Subject matter wherein the heating device includes a tube shape enclosure enclosing the heating element and is translucent to the radiation.

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313Electric Lamp and Discharge Devices,   appropriate subclasses for transparent tubular envelope.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 234+ for gaseous or vacuum spacing between element and casing or housing.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 425]    425With exposed radiant heating element:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 423.  Subject matter in which the heating element lays open to the atmosphere.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 426]    426Bowl-shaped reflector:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 422.  Subject matter wherein the reflector"s shape is defined by a concave surface having a central axis of rotation (e.g., hemispherical or parabolic reflector).

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 405 for heat energy reflecting or directing means and subclass 411 for infrared generating means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 427]    427Annular heating element concentric with reflector axis:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 426.  Subject matter wherein the heating element is ring shaped and centered about the central axis of the bowl-shaped reflector.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 428]    428Linear heating element aligned with reflector axis:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 426.  Subject matter wherein the heating element is extended in a line and aligned with the central axis of the bowl-shaped reflector.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 429]    429Coiled on core:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 428.  Subject matter wherein the electric resistance wire is wound on an elongated electrically insulated support member.

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338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 296+ for helical or wound resistance element.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 430]    430Wall mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 422.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater with reflector is readily mounted on a continuous side structure of a room or other enclosure.

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359,for convection heater with heat exchange fluid.
363,for forced air type heater.
370,for convection space heater.
381,for concentrated heated air stream heater.
392,for vaporizer.
436,for radiant extended surface heater.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 431]    431Collapsible or foldable reflector:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 422.  Subject matter wherein the reflector comprises a plurality of reflector sections which may be brought into a compact form by bending and laying the sections together.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 432]    432Radiant extended surface type heater:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater comprises a wide or enlarged surface for emitting radiation as a broad beam.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclass 49 for radiant building panel; subclasses 168+ for conduit within, or conforming to, panel or wall structure; and subclasses 172+ for side-by-side tubular structure or tube sections.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 213 for static structure.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 283+ for zigzag or sinuous resistance element; subclasses 306+ for base extending along resistance element; subclasses 315+ for mounting or supporting means; and subclass 321 for resistance element cores and frames.
373Industrial Electric Heating Furnaces,   subclasses 127 through 134for having resistance encasement means.
432Heating,   subclass 31 for heating of or by wall or radiant surface.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 433]    433With exposed radiant heating element:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Subject matter wherein the heating element lays open to the atmosphere.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 434]    434On ceramic support structure:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 433.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heating element is supported by an electrically insulative refractory material.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 435]    435With heat radiating panel:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater comprises an overall rectangular perimeter having length and width greatly exceeding its thickness.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclass 49 for radiant building panel; subclasses 168+ for conduit within, or conforming to, panel or wall structure; and subclasses 172+ for side-by-side tubular structures or tube sections.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 528 , 548 and 549 for flexible or resilient; subclass 543 for coating printed or deposited on core sheath or support.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclass 212 for tape or sheet, and subclasses 306-314 for base extending along resistance element.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 436]    436Wall or ceiling mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 435.  Subject matter wherein the radiant heater panel is readily mounted on a continuous side structure of a room.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 53+ for related to wall, floor or ceiling structure of a chamber.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 213 for static structure.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 437]    437Plural panels:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 436.  Subject matter wherein the radiating panel structure includes at least two or more panels.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 438]    438Heating element formed as coating on radiating panel surface:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 435.  Subject matter wherein the the heating element is a layer of an electrical resistance material spread over a surface of the radiating panel.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 543 for coating printed or deposited on core sheath or support means.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 307 through 309for resistance element coated on base.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 439]    439Nonmetallic panel:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 438.  Subject matter wherein the heating element is coated on a nonmetallic panel.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 440]    440Multi-direction radiant heat output:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 407.  Subject matter wherein the heat generated by the radiant heater is simultaneously guided in two or more directions.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 441]    441Tank or container type liquid heater:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein the heating device includes a vessel for heating liquid therein.

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308,for heating liquid by electricity combined with nonelectric heating means.
322,for reservoir or tank type of fluid-in-circuit heater.
325,for line connected boiler.
333,for manually filled tank or container.
341,for fluid heating with heat storage means.
377+,for heat exchange fluid.
400+,for in-line connected closed tank.
402,for in-line connected open tank.
403+,for container with self-contained evaporant supply.

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4Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons,   subclass 493 for pool type with heating means.
119Animal Husbandry,   for residual apparatus to care for a living animal, subclass 73 for a temperature-controlled watering or liquid feeding apparatus.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 344 through 363.1for a liquid heater that may include a kettle, a steam generator, stove pipe for use with a stove, a domestic water heater or boiler (e.g., kitchen boiler, range boiler, etc.) for use with a stove or furnace.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 442]    442Pour-in displacement discharge type tank:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 441.  Subject matter wherein the tank has an open inlet through which unheated liquid is poured into the tank to discharge through an open outlet a quantity of heated liquid equal to that poured in.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 443]    443Flexible container (e.g., water bottle, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 441.  Subject matter wherein the tank or container is made of easily deformable material.

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5Beds,   subclasses 421+ for heating or cooling of waterbed mattress.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 204+ for body warmers.
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 46 for flexible envelope or cover type.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 528+ for flexible or resilient heater unit housing and subclass 549 for flexible core.
383Flexible Bags,   subclass 901 for hot water bags.
607Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application,   subclass 114 for hot water bags adapted for application to the human body.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 444]    444Portable container or tank:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 441.  Subject matter wherein the container or tank may be lifted or carried bodily from place-to-place by hand.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   appropriate subclasses for various containers adapted for the heating or processing of foods which may be portable.
119Animal Husbandry,   subclass 229 for a fish enclosure with a heat exchanger and subclass 262 for an aquarium with a heat exchanger.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 429+ for vessel and stand; subclasses 438+ for vessel; and subclass 533 for portable heater unit with housing, casing or support means.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for heating or cooling means.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for heating or cooling means for the system or system fluid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 445]    445Plural compartments:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 444.  Subject matter wherein the portable tank structure contains two or more interconnected compartments consisting of at least one heating compartment wherein the liquid to be heated is in heat exchange relationship to a heating device.

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322+,for reservoir or tank.
333+,for manually filled tank or container.

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99Foods and Beverage: Apparatus,   subclasses 279+ for infusers.
165Heat Exchange,   appropriate subclasses for compartmented tanks.
220Receptacle,   appropriate subclasses for compartmented tanks.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 446]    446With agitator:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 444.  Subject matter wherein the tank or liquid container is provided with means to stir, move or circulate the heated liquid in the tank to maintain a constant uniform temperature condition throughout the entire quantity of liquid.

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119Animal Husbandry,   subclass 229 for a fish enclosure with a heat exchanger and subclass 262 for an aquarium with a heat exchanger and aerator which may agitate.
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 109.1 for agitating or stirring structure.
366Agitating,   subclasses 144+ for heating or cooling.
432Heating,   subclass 151 for stirrer in externally heated tank.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 447]    447With internally positioned heating element:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 444.  Subject matter wherein the heating device for heating the liquid in the tank or container is placed in a portion of the tank or container receiving the liquid to be heated.

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333+,for manually filled tank or container.
403+,for container with self-contained evaporant supply.
497+,for immersion heater details.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 360.1 and 360.2 for a submerged fluid fuel burner other than a top-accessible liquid heating vessel, subclasses 367.1 and 368.1 for a liquid heater having a solid fuel burner submerged underneath the surface of the liquid that may be held in an open-top vessel, subclass 378.1 for an open-top liquid heating vessel that may include a lid having a closed chamber or coiled pipe for a liquid or steam used to heat the liquid, or subclass 391.1 for an open-top liquid heating vessel that may include a lid having a flue penetrating a wall of the vessel into the liquid.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 437 for immersible and subclass 523 for housing, casing or support insertable into material or space to be heated.
222Dispensing,   subclass 146.1 for heating or cooling means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 448]    448Removably inserted through fill opening:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 447.  Subject matter wherein the heating element positioned internally of the container or tank may be readily placed into or removed from the tank through a hole through which the quantity of liquid to be heated is poured in the container or tank.

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119Animal Husbandry,   subclass 229 for a fish enclosure with a heat exchanger and subclass 262 for an aquarium with a heat exchanger.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 449]    449Line connected tank:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 441.  Subject matter wherein the tank or container includes an inlet connected to a pressurized source of liquid and an outlet for discharging heated liquid from the tank.

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325+,for steam or vapor generator line connected boiler.
341,for fluid heating by heat storage means.
400+,for line connected closed tank.
402,for line connected open tank.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclasses 279+ for infusers.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   using means other than electricity to generate heat, subclasses 13.01 through 19.2for a stand boiler (e.g., water heater, etc.) that provides hot water for domestic or household use (e.g., cooking, cleaning, washing, bathing, space heating, etc.) that may be in other than a house or home (e.g., apartment building, office building, restaurant, laundry, recreational vehicle, etc.).
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 344 through 363.1for a liquid heater that may include a kettle, a steam generator, stove pipe for use with a stove, a domestic water heater or boiler (e.g., kitchen boiler, range boiler, etc.) for use with a stove or furnace.
165Heat Exchange,   appropriate subclasses for line connected tank.
220Receptacles,   subclasses 62.11+ for multilayer barrier structure, and subclasses 567.3 for hot water boiler type.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 450]    450Plural serially connected compartments:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 449.  Subject matter wherein the tank or container structure contains two or more serially interconnected compartments consisting of at least one heating compartment wherein the liquid to be heated is in heat exchange relationship to the heating device.

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322+,for reservoir or tank.
325+,for line connected boiler.

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220Receptacles,   subclasses 500+ for compartmented receptacles.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 451]    451With immersion heating element:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 449.  Subject matter wherein the heating device includes an electrical resistance heating element which is supported within the liquid to be heated.

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322+,for reservoir or tank.
324+,for steam or vapor generator.
401,for line connected closed tank.
497,for details of immersion heater.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 360.1 and 360.2 for a submerged fluid fuel burner other than a top-accessible liquid heating vessel, subclasses 367.1 and 368.1 for a liquid heater having a solid fuel burner submerged underneath the surface of the liquid that may be held in an open-top vessel, subclass 378.1 for an open-top liquid heating vessel that may include a lid having a closed chamber or coiled pipe for a liquid or steam used to heat the liquid, or subclass 391.1 for an open-top liquid heating vessel that may include a lid having a flue penetrating a wall of the vessel into the liquid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 452]    452With baffle or guard:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 451.  Subject matter wherein the immersion heater includes a plate or wall for directing the liquid in a desired flow pattern in the tank.

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122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   using means other than electricity to generate heat, subclass 19.1 for a stand boiler (e.g., water heater, etc.) that provides hot water for domestic or household use (e.g., cooking, cleaning, washing, bathing, space heating, etc.) that may be in other than a house or home (e.g., apartment building, office building, restaurant, laundry, recreational vehicle, etc.) having a water containing chamber or external tank including a flow feature within.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclass 362.1 for a boiler receiving hot liquid or steam from a stove or furnace (e.g., kitchen boiler, range boiler, etc.) having liquid circulation means or subclass 365.1 for a liquid heater and stovepipe having liquid circulation means.
165Heat Exchange,   appropriate subclasses for baffle or guard.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 523 for housing, casing or support insertable into material or space to be heated.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 453]    453Removably insertable into tubular receptacle in tank:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 451.  Subject matter wherein the heating device may be placed into or removed from a tube shaped water-tight receiver extending into the tank.

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398,for internal heating element for continuous flow line connected heater.
401,for internal heating element for in-line connected closed tank.
487+,for jacket for heating element.
497,for immersion heater details.
503,for particular sheath or jacket composition of immersion heater.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 523 for immersion type and subclass 534 for rigid tubular housing, casing or support.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 232+ for casing or housing readily openable or separable from element.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 454]    454Plural heating zones:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 451.  Subject matter wherein the heating device is located in at least two or more separate areas of the tank to be heated.

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236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclass 1 for burner control and for multistage controls.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 455]    455With heating element mounting arrangements:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 451.  Subject matter including details of mounting arrangements of the heating element in the tank.

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401,for internal heating element.
501,for particular mounting means.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 437 for immersible heater; subclass 523 for housing, casing or support insertable into material or space to be heated; subclass 526 for means for attaching housing or casing to an external device; and subclass 536 for heating unit mounting or attaching means.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclass 228 for casing extending through plate; subclass 229 for probe type; and subclasses 315+ for mountings or supporting means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 456]    456With heat exchange fluid:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 451.  Subject matter wherein the tank includes a fluid which is heated by the heating element for subsequent transmission of the heat to the liquid to be heated.

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302,for heat exchange fluid used in borehole.
357,for convection space heater using heat exchange fluid.
496,for continuous fluid heater using heat exchange fluid.

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122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   using means other than electricity to generate heat, subclass 15.1 for a stand boiler (e.g., water heater, etc.) that provides hot water for domestic or household use (e.g., cooking, cleaning, washing, bathing, space heating, etc.) that may be in other than a house or home (e.g., apartment building, office building, restaurant, laundry, recreational vehicle, etc.) heated by a liquid or steam (e.g., indirect heating, etc.).
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 377.1 through 392.1for an open-top liquid heating vessel that may include a lid having a confining, directing, or shielding feature for a liquid or steam used to heat the vessel.
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 104.11 for intermediate fluent heat exchange material receiving and discharging heat.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 139+ for spaced jacket or compartment for heating fluid.
252Compositions,   subclasses 67+ for vaporization, or expansion, refrigeration or heat or energy exchange.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclass 231 for incased, embedded, or housed resistors in liquid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 457]    457With protecting means against galvanic corrosion:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 451.  Subject matter wherein the heating device in-line connected tank includes means to prevent or retard electrochemical corrosion produced when one metal is in electrical contact with another more noble metal, both being in the same corroding medium or electrolyte, with a current between them.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclass 134.1 for protector or protective agent.
204Chemistry: Electrical and Wave Energy,   subclasses 196.01+ for object protection.
220Receptacles,   subclass 567.3 for hot water boiler type.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 458]    458With external heater:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 449.  wherein the heating device is located outside of the tank and in heat exchange relation with the liquid to be heated.

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400,for in line connected closed tank.

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119Animal Husbandry,   subclass 73 for a temperature-controlled watering device, subclass 229 for a fish enclosure with a heat exchanger and subclass 262 for an aquarium with a heat exchanger.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 424 for protecting means for heating unit or switch; subclass 436 for heating unit attaching or support means; subclasses 438+ for vessel combined with container; and subclass 535 for specially formed or adapted to fit material to be heated.
432Heating,   subclass 225 for heat applicator having structure for mounting it on or around object to be heated.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 459]    459Clamped or secured to tank wall:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 458.  Subject matter including a means to fasten or anchor the heating element to the tank wall.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 536 for heating unit mounting or attaching means and subclass 542 for resistive-element attaching, securing or electrical insulation means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 460]    460Producing radiation:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 458.  Subject matter wherein the external heater emits heat in the form of electromagnetic waves within the infrared range of spectrum.

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355,for heated by radiant source.
391,for vaporization by radiant heat source.
407,for electric radiant heater in general.
483,for fluid heater producing radiation.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 569+ for solar heat collector.
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 133 for coated, roughened or polished surface.
250Radiant Energy,   subclasses 493.1+ for infrared radiation generators not provided for elsewhere.
432Heating,   subclass 31 for heating of or by wall or radiant surface.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 461]    461With externally mounted circulation-type heater:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 458.  Subject matter wherein the liquid of the tank is heated as it flows through an external flow heater having an inlet for receiving cold liquid from the tank and an outlet for returning heated liquid to the tank.

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322,for reservoir or tank.
377,for heat exchange fluid.
465+,for continuous flow type fluid heater.
471,for combined liquid flow heater and pump unit.
479+,for externally heated line connected section.
485+,for heated line section with heating element internal of flow path.

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122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   using means other than electricity to generate heat, subclass 18.5 for a stand boiler (e.g., water heater, etc.) that provides hot water for domestic or household use (e.g., cooking, cleaning, washing, bathing, space heating, etc.) that may be found in other than a house or home (e.g., apartment building, office building, restaurant, laundry, etc.) having a fluid fueled burner and an external water tank.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 361.1 through 363.1for a boiler receiving hot liquid or steam from a stove or furnace (e.g., kitchen boiler, range boiler, etc.).
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 108 for recirculation and subclass 132 for heating or cooling means in open communication with reservoir.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 462]    462Laterally disposed (i.e., side-arm type):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 461.  Subject matter wherein the heater is positioned and connected to a side of the tank.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 463]    463With timer controlled energization:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 449.  Subject matter wherein the line connected tank includes means for automatically or manually connecting a source of current or power at regular predetermined times of the day or for predetermined intervals of time.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclass 327 for automatic control or heating means utilizing timers.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 262 and 266+ for time or program actuators for such systems.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 492+ for automatic power supply, current regulation or current control devices for heaters in general under the class definition and utilizing cycling or timing means.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   subclass 46 for control devices with timing element.
237Heating Systems,   subclasses 2+ for automatic control apparatus which may comprise timing means.
368Horology: Time Measuring Systems or Devices,   appropriate subclasses for regulating times.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 464]    464Off-peak power:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 463.  Subject matter wherein the timer permits energization of the heater at the time of day during which power usage is at a minimum, i.e., off-peak.

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339+,for heat storage means.

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307Electrical Transmission or Interconnection Systems,   appropriate subclasses for electrical transmission and interconnection switching systems.
327Miscellaneous Active Electrical Nonlinear Devices, Circuits, and Systems,   subclasses 365+ for miscellaneous gating circuits.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 465]    465Continuous flow type fluid heater:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... wherein the heating device comprises a flow path for the uninterrupted flow of fluid, either a liquid or gas, to be heated; an inlet connected to a pressurized source of fluid; and an electric resistance heating element arranged in the fluid flow path for heating the fluid while it uninterruptedly flows through the path.
(1) Note. This subject matter is also known as "in-line fluid heaters", "through flow fluid heaters", and "demand type fluid heaters".

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314+,for fluid-in-circuit type heater.
341,for fluid heating by storage means.
357,for fluid heat absorber.
396+,for continuous flow line connected heater for vaporizer.
461,for externally mounted circulation type heater.

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4Baths, Closets, Sinks, and Spittoons,   subclass 598 for shower with heating means.
99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclass 279 for beverage preparing apparatus which may include a continuous flow water heater.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   appropriate subclasses for liquid heaters of the continuous flow type.
123Internal-Combustion Engines,   subclasses 142.5 and 545-558 for continuous flow heater associated with internal-combustion engine.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 344 through 363.1for a liquid heater that may include a kettle, a steam generator, stove pipe for use with a stove, a domestic water heater or boiler (e.g., kitchen boiler, range boiler, etc.) for use with a stove or furnace.
128Surgery,   subclasses 203.26+ for means for heating treating agent, respiratory gas, or mixture thereof and subclasses 204.17+ for electrically heated means producing water vapor.
137Fluid Handling,   subclasses 334+ for systems with heating or cooling.
138Pipes and Tubular Conduits,   subclasses 32+ for thawing and freezing protection.
165Heat Exchange,   appropriate subclasses for continuous fluid heater.
210Liquid Purification or Separation,   subclasses 175+ for heater or heat exchanger.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 600+ for inductive heating, note subclass 628 for heat exchange by fluid or liquid; and subclasses 678+ for microwave heating, note subclass 687 for a fluid heater; and subclass 208 for radiator or cooling system.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for heating or cooling means.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclass 13 for heating or cooling and subclasses 128+ for the system fluid with heating or cooling.
431Combustion,   subclasses 219+ for heated line feeds steam to fuel basin area.
D23Environmental Heating and Cooling; Fluid Handling and Sanitary Equipment,   subclasses 314+ for heating or cooling.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 466]    466Method:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter including processes for heating a continuous flow of fluids (e.g., air or water, etc.) by conversion of electrical energy to heat.

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34Drying and Gas or Vapor Contact With Solids,   subclasses 283+ for processes of treating hair on head and, particularly, subclasses 443+ for processes of gas or vapor contact with material treated.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclass 714 for process of heating by using solar heat.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 1+ for heat exchange processes which may include heating.
166Wells,   subclasses 272.1+ for processes of injecting heat into wells.
210Liquid Purification or Separation,   subclasses 600+ for processes of liquid purification or separation.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 1+ for dispensing processes which may include heating.
237Heating Systems,   subclass 12 for process of automatic control of heating systems.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 1 through 13for processes of fluid sprinkling, spraying and diffusing.
431Combustion,   subclass 11 for process of combustion or burner by feeding heat.
432Heating,   subclasses 1 through 31for heating processes and, particularly, subclasses 29 and 30 for fluid heating processes.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 467]    467With hot plate:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the continuous fluid heater includes means for supporting a removable vessel to be heated.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclasses 275 through 323for beverage heaters utilizing a continuous flow heater which may include a hotplate.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   subclasses 4+ for cooking and heating stove.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 429+ for a heating device combined with a vessel or stand, or subclasses 443.1+ for an exposed planar support surface for material to be heated (e.g., hot plate, etc.).
222Dispensing,   subclass 146.1 for heating or cooling means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 468]    468Pipeline tracing:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the heating device comprises the entire length of a pipeline carrying the flow of fluid which is heated by a linearly extending electrical resistance heater coextensive with the exterior of the pipeline length.

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472,for flexible fluid heater.
479+,for heated line section with heating elements external of flow path, particularly 480-482 for a pipe or tube forming flow path.
485+,for heated line section with heating element internal of flow path.
486,for plural pipes or tubes form flow path.
488+,for pipe or tube forms flow path.

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137Fluid Handling,   subclasses 301+ for hydrant with freeze protection which may include a heater and subclasses 334+ for systems with heating and cooling.
138Pipes and Tubular Conduits,   subclasses 32+ for thawing and freezing protection.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 522 for housing, casing, or support performing plural diverse functions and subclass 535 for a pipe to be heated.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for a device with heating or cooling means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 469]    469Skin-effect heater type (e.g., S.E.C.T., etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 468.  Subject matter wherein the resistance heating element of the pipeline length is accomplished by the flow of alternating current through the walls of a ferromagnetic pipe, and the current flow is confined to the interior of the ferromagnetic pipe.

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478,for fluid conveying tube or pipe comprising resistive heating element.
480+,for pipe or tube forms flow path.

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138Pipes and Tubular Conduits,   subclass 33 for electric thawing and freezing protection.
174Electricity: Conductors and Insulators,   appropriate subclasses for electrical conductors or conduits.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 470]    470Disposable cartridge, tube or bag forms heated flow path (e.g., blood bag, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the flow path comprises a hollow cylinder, sack, case or shell which can be readily removed and replaced after use.
(1) Note. The disposable cartridge, tube or bag may be a blood bag.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclass 46 for flexible envelope or cover type.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for heating or cooling means.
604Surgery,   subclasses 113 and 114 for means for heating body treating material or device and subclasses 403+ for containers for body treating materials.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 471]    471Combined liquid flow heater and pump unit:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the fluid flow heater includes a hydraulic machine for creating a continuous flow of liquid combined with the fluid heating means in a common enclosure.
(1) Note. The pump may be a mechanical pump, vapor pump, ejector pump, etc.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclasses 279+ for infusers.
165Heating Exchange,   subclass 108 for recirculation and subclasses 120+ for impeller or conveyor moving exchange material.
166Wells,   subclass 62 for eduction pump or plunger in well.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for heating or cooling means.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for heating or cooling means for these systems or system fluid.
417Pumps,   subclass 208 for pumps by heating of pumped fluid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 472]    472Flexible (e.g., hose, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the flow path is formed by a pipe or passage made of a deformable material which is capable of being bent.

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138Pipes and Tubular Conduits,   subclasses 32+ for thawing and freezing protection and subclasses 118+ for flexible pipes.
174Electricity: Conductors and Insulators,   subclass 47 for combined fluid conduit and electrical conductor.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 547 for particular material to be heated.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 473]    473Fluid heater carried on discharge member:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the heat is supported on a member defining a passage or vent for escaping or discharging a fluid from a supply line or a reservoir.

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379+,for concentrated air stream.

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137Fluid Handling,   subclasses 334+ for systems with heating or cooling.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 214 for vending, dispensing or display devices.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for heating or cooling means.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for means for heating or cooling the system or fluid.
401Coating Implements With Material Supply,   subclasses 1+ for means to impart heat to material.
425Plastic Article or Earthenware Shaping or Treating: Apparatus,   subclasses 547+ for means to heat or cool.
604Surgery,   subclasses 113 and 114 for means for electrically cooling or heating body.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 474]    474With flow control valve (e.g., faucet, etc.):
 Subject matter under 473 wherein the discharge member is provided with a valve operable to control the rate of fluid flow through the discharge member.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 475]    475Valve turns heating element on and off:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 474.  Subject matter wherein the valve is arranged to actuate an electrical control means to turn the heating element on and off in synchronism with the opening and closing of the valve.

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200Electricity: Circuit Makers and Breakers,   subclasses 61.8+ for fluid controlling valve.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 476]    476Hand-held discharge member:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 473.  Subject matter wherein the discharge member is to be held in the hand.

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383+,for portable heater for concentrated heated air stream.
404,for hand-held container with self-contained evaporant supply.

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219Electric Heating,   subclass 214 for vending, dispensing or display device and subclass 230 for tip cooling, clamping or lighting means.
222Dispensing,   subclass 146.1 for heating or cooling means.
607Surgery: Light, Thermal, and Electrical Application,   subclasses 104+ for thermal applicators with fluid supply and subclass 113 for internal applicator.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 477]    477With storage container for fluid to be heated:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 476.  Subject matter wherein the hand-held discharge member is provided with a container or reservoir for the fluid to be heated.

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228Metal Fusion Bonding,   subclasses 52+ for metal heat applicator.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for heating or cooling means for the system or system fluid and subclasses 133+ for spray terminal carrying member carriers heater.
401Coating Implements With Material Supply,   subclasses 1+ for means to impart heat to material.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 478]    478Fluid conveying tube or pipe comprising resistive heating element:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the flow path through the fluid heater is formed by a conduit made of an electrically resistive material having at least two points thereon connected to a source of electricity whereby the conduit itself comprises the resistive heating means for heating the fluid.

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137Fluid Handling,   subclass 341 for heating or cooling of the system by electric heating element.
138Pipes and Tubular Conduits,   subclass 33 for thawing and freeze protection by electricity.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 547 for particular material to be heated.
222Dispensing,   subclass 146.1 for heating or cooling means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 479]    479Externally heated line connected section:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the fluid heating device comprises means defining a closed flow path having an inlet and an outlet, an electric resistance heating element externally of the flow path arranged to heat the fluid flowing therethrough, and means at the inlet and outlet of the flow path for coupling the heating device into a fluid flow line as a part thereof.
(1) Note. The heating element may be secured or coupled in any heat conductive manner to the external surface of the heated line section.

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396,for in continuous flow line connected vaporizer.
473,for fluid heater carried on discharge member.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclass 357.1 for a fluid fuel burner other than a top-accessible liquid heating vessel and a separable heat exchanger to heat the liquid or subclass 392.1 for an open-top liquid heating vessel that may include a lid where the liquid circulates between an external heating tube and the vessel.
137Fluid Handling,   subclasses 340+ for circulation fluid in heat exchange relationship.
138Pipes and Tubular Conduits,   subclasses 32+ for thawing and freeze protection.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 535 for a pipe to be heated.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for molten metal dispensing with heating.
431Combustion,   subclass 208 for electrically heated section.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 480]    480Pipe or tube forms flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 479.  Subject matter wherein the flow path for the fluid to be heated comprises a fluid conveying elongated hollow cylinder.

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304,for heating element surrounding delivery pipe.
320+,for fluid-in-circuit type heater.
397+,for continuous flow line connected heater for vaporizer.
461,for externally mounted circulation type heater.
468+,for pipeline tracing.
470,for disposable cartridge, tube or bag forms heated flow path.
472,for hose type heater.
482,for plural pipes or tubes forms flow path.
486+,for heated line section with heating element internal of flow path.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclasses 279+ for infusers.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for heating or cooling means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 481]    481Coiled:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 480.  Subject matter wherein the tube or pipe is in the form of a spiral or helix.

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320,for tube or pipe forms flow path.
396+,for continuous flow line connected vaporizer.
461,for externally mounted circulation type heater.
468+,for pipeline tracing.
472,for flexible hose.
480+,for pipe or tube forms flow path.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclasses 279+ for infusers.
122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   subclasses 244 through 251for oil or loop tube.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 535 for specially formed or adapted to fit material to be heated.
222Dispensing,   subclasses 146.1+ for heating or cooling means.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for heating or cooling means for system or system fluid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 482]    482Plural pipes or tubes form flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 479.  Subject matter wherein the flow path for the fluid to be heated comprises at least two or more fluid conveying hollow cylinders.

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320+,for tube or pipe forms flow path in fluid-in-circuit heater.
461,for externally mounted circulation type heater.
468+,for pipeline tracing.
472,for flexible hose.
478,for fluid conveying tube or pipe comprising resistive heating element.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 483]    483Heating element producing radiation:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 479.  Subject matter wherein the the external heater has an electrical resistance heating element which emits heat in the form of electromagnetic waves within the infrared range of spectrum.

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355,for intermediate heat absorber
391,for vaporizer using radiant heat source.
407+,for radiant heater.
460,for external heater producing radiation.
468,for pipeline tracing.
470,for disposable cartridge, tube or bag forming flow path.

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126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 344 through 363.1for a liquid heater that may include a kettle, a steam generator, stove pipe for use with a stove, a domestic water heater or boiler (e.g., kitchen boiler, range boiler, etc.) for use with a stove or furnace or subclasses 569-713 for a solar heat collector.
165Heat Exchange,   subclass 133 for coated, roughened or polished surface.
219Electric Heating,   subclasses 600+ for inductive heating, note subclass 628 for heat exchange by fluid or liquid, and subclasses 678+ for microwave heating, note subclass 687 for a fluid heater.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 484]    484Block forms flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 479.  Subject matter wherein the flow path is formed in a solid mass.

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467,for hot plate.
494,for heated line section with heating element internal of flow path.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclasses 279+ for infusers.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclasses 128+ for heating or cooling means for the system or system fluid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 485]    485Heated line section with heating element internal of flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the fluid heating device comprises means defining a closed flow path having an inlet and an outlet, an electrical resistance heating element disposed in the flow path and arranged to heat the fluid flowing therethrough, and means at the inlet and outlet of the flow path for coupling the heating device into a fluid flow line as part thereof.

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301+,for borehole type.
320+,for tube or pipe forming flow path.
341+,for fluid heating.
396,for in continuous flow line connected vaporizer.
461,for externally mounted circulation type heater.
468,for pipeline tracing.
473,for fluid heater carried on discharge member.
497,for immersion heater details.

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137Fluid Handling,   subclasses 340+ for circulation fluid in heat exchange relationship and subclass 185 for gas collecting float.
138Pipes and Tubular Conduits,   subclasses 32+ for thawing and freeze protection.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 486]    486Plural pipes or tubes form flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the flow path for the fluid to be heated comprises two or more fluid conveying hollow cylinders.

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314+,for continuous flow of fluid being heated.
468+,for pipeline tracing.
472,for flexible hose.
478,for fluid conveying tube or pipe comprising resistive heating element.
482,for plural pipes or tubes forming flow path.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 487]    487With jacket for heating element:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 485.  Subject matter wherein the heating element is enclosed by an outer protective covering.

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489,for single pipe or tube forming flow path.
503,for particular sheath or jacket composition of immersion heater.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 177+ for tubular structure.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 437 for immersible heating unit attaching or support means; subclass 520 for heater-unit housing, casing or support means; subclass 523 for housing, casing or support insertable into material or space to be heated; subclass 534 for rigid tubular housing, casing or support; subclass 544 for element imbedded within or completely surrounded by core, sheath or support means; and subclass 548 for particular construction or material.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 226+ for incased, embedded, or housed.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 488]    488Pipe or tube forms flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 485.  Subject matter wherein the flow path for the fluid to be heated comprises a fluid conveying elongated hollow cylinder.

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308,for heating fluid with non-electric heating means.
397,for pipe or tube forming flow path.
470+,for disposable cartridge, tube or bag forming heated flow path.
472,for flexible hose.
478,for fluid conveying tube or pipe comprising resistive element.
480+,for pipe or tube forming flow path for continuous fluid heater.
482,for plural pipes or tubes forming flow path.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 489]    489With jacket for heating element:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 488.  Subject matter wherein the heating element is enclosed by an outer protective covering.

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487,for plural pipe or tube forming flow path.
503,for particular sheath or jacket composition of immersion heater.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 490]    490Plural heated line sections (e.g., series or parallel, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 485.  Subject matter including two or more separate heated line sections in series or parallel arrangement.

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486,for plural pipes or tubes forming flow path.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 491]    491With baffle-defined flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 485.  Subject matter wherein the flow path is provided with a member or members in the flow path for guiding and directing the flow with respect to the inlet or outlet thereof.

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368+,for portable forced air type heater with baffle.
374,for portable convection space heater with baffle.
379+,for concentrated heated air stream heater.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 492]    492Producing counterflow circulation:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 491.  Subject matter wherein the baffle is arranged to reverse the direction of fluid flow flowing through the flow path at least once between the inlet and the outlet.

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351,floor furnace type heater.
369,for counterflow of convection space heater.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 493]    493Heating element integral with baffle:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 492.  Subject matter wherein the baffle includes the heating element as a unitary part of the baffle to define flow path and heat up the fluid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 494]    494Block forms flow path:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 485.  Subject matter wherein the flow path is formed in a solid mass.

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467,for hot plate.
484,for externally heated line connected section.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 495]    495Plural different fluids simultaneously heated:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the heating device includes separate distinct flow paths for simultaneously heating at least two or more different fluids.

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431Combustion,   subclasses 210+ for heated section supplied by separate diverse feeds.
604Surgery,   subclasses 113+ for means for cooling a heating body, treating or collected material or device.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 496]    496With heat exchange fluid:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 465.  Subject matter wherein the heating device includes a fluid which is heated by the heating element for subsequent transmission to the flow path for heating up the continuous flow of fluid.

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302,for borehole type.
344,for convection space heating in heat storage.
357+,for fluid heat absorber.
377,for convection combined with radiation.
456,for heat exchange fluid line connected heated storage tank.

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122Liquid Heaters and Vaporizers,   using means other than electricity to generate heat, subclass 15.1 for a stand boiler (e.g., water heater, etc.) that provides hot water for domestic or household use (e.g., cooking, cleaning, washing, bathing, space heating, etc.) that may be in other than a house or home (e.g., apartment building, office building, restaurant, laundry, recreational vehicle, etc.) heated by a liquid or steam (e.g., indirect heating, etc.).
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 377.1 through 392.1for an open-top liquid heating vessel that may include a lid having a confining, directing, or shielding feature for a liquid or steam used to heat the vessel.
165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 104.11+ for intermediate fluent heat exchange material receiving and discharging heat.
239Fluid Sprinkling, Spraying, and Diffusing,   subclass 139 for spaced jacket or compartment for heating fluid.
252Composition,   subclasses 67+ for vaporization, or expansion, refrigeration or heat or energy exchange.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclass 231 for electrical resistors in liquid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 497]    497Immersion heater details:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 200.  Subject matter under Class 219, ... including details of an electrical resistance heating element which is supported within liquid to be heated.

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301+,for borehole type.
357+,for fluid heat absorber.
377+,for heat exchange fluid.
398,for internal heating element.
401,for line connected closed tank.
447+,for internally positioned heating element.
451+,for immersion heating element.
471,for liquid heater with pump unit.
473+,for fluid heater carried on discharge member.
485+,for heated line section with heating element internal of flow path.

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99Foods and Beverages: Apparatus,   subclasses 279+ for infusers and subclasses 401+ for heat distributor, baffle or enclosure.
119Animal Husbandry,   subclass 73 for a temperature-controlled watering device, subclass 229 for a fish enclosure with a heat exchanger and subclass 262 for an aquarium with a heat exchanger.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 498]    498With thermostatic control means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 497.  Subject matter wherein the immersion heater includes an electrical control means for controlling the temperature of the liquid to be heated between predetermined upper and lower limits or at or above predetermined lower limit

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119Animal Husbandry,   subclass 73 for watering troughs with liquid temperature control means.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 437 for immersible heating unit; subclasses 510+ for thermally responsive means; and subclass 523 for housing, casing or support insertable into material or space to be heated.
236Automatic Temperature and Humidity Regulation,   appropriate subclass for automatic temperature control systems.
337Electricity: Electrothermally or Thermally Actuated Switches,   subclasses 298+ for thermally actuated switches.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 499]    499Buoyant in liquid:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 497.  Subject matter wherein the heater includes means capable of keeping the heater afloat in the liquid.

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119Animal Husbandry,   subclass 73 for temperature controlling water devices.
126Stoves and Furnaces,   for general heat applying apparatus having other than electrical heating means, subclasses 367.1 and 368.1 for a liquid heater having a solid fuel burner submerged underneath the surface of the liquid that may be held in an open-top vessel and float in the liquid or subclasses 373.1-390.1 for a liquid heater having an open-top vessel that may include a lid and float in the liquid.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 500]    500With plural heating elements:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 497.  Subject matter wherein the heater includes two or more immersed heating elements.

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219Electric Heating,   subclasses 476+ for plural separate heating devices; subclass 523 for housing, casing or support insertable into material or space to be heated; subclass 537 for heating units combined with single casing, housing or support; and subclass 539 for heating unit structure comprising plural separate and distinct resistive elements.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 260+ for plural resistors and subclasses 319+ for plural resistors extending between supports.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 501]    501With particular mounting means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 497.  Subject matter wherein the heater includes means for rigidly attaching the heater to a liquid container or tank.

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219Electrical Heating,   subclass 526 for means for attaching housing or casing to an external device; subclasses 536+ for heater unit attachment means for heater housings in general; and subclasses 542+ for significant heating unit structure adapted for use with the heating device under the class definition and including significant resistive element attaching, securing, or insulation means.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 228+ for casing extending through plate; and subclasses 315+ for resistance devices combined with mounting or supporting means.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 502]    502Having positive temperature coefficient:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 497.  Subject matter wherein the resistance heating element of the immersion heater increases its resistance as the temperature increases.

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219Electric Heating,   subclasses 504+ for variable resistance means and subclasses 552+ for heating element structure.
338Electrical Resistors,   subclasses 22+ for thermistor type and subclasses 25+ for ambient temperature.
374Thermal Measuring and Testing,   subclasses 183+ for current modifying sensor and, particularly, subclass 185 for detail of resistive sensor.
  
[List of Patents for class 392 subclass 503]    503Particular sheath or jacket composition:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 497.  Subject matter wherein the heater includes parts or elements to form an outer, protective covering applied over the heating element.

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165Heat Exchange,   subclasses 177+ for tubular structure.
219Electric Heating,   subclass 437 for immersible heating unit attaching or support means; subclasses 520+ for heat-unit housing, casing or support means; subclass 534 for rigid tubular housing, casing or support; subclass 544 for element embedded within or completely surrounded by core, sheath or support means; and subclass 548 for particular construction or material of core, sheath or support.
  

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