US Patent No. 9,577,415

COMMUNICATIONS INTERFACE SYSTEM FOR LANDSCAPE CONTROL SYSTEMS


Patent No. 9,577,415
Issue Date February 21, 2017
Title Communications Interface System For Landscape Control Systems
Inventorship Thomas E. Veloskey, San Marcos, CA (US)
Assignee Hunter Industries, Inc., San Marcos, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,577,415

1. A communications module for a landscape control communications system, the communications module comprising:
a housing having a first end, a second end, and a plurality of sides between the first end and the second end;
a communication unit on or in the housing and configured to send data to or receive data from an external data source;
a first locking member at a first side of the plurality of sides, the first locking member configured to releasably engage
with a portion of a communications interface system;

a second locking member at a second side of the plurality of sides, the second locking member having a released position and
a locking position to connect the communications module to the communications interface system, wherein the second locking
member is biased to the locking position; and

a release member positioned on the housing and configured to transition the second locking member between the released position
and the locking position, the release member comprising a lever hingedly connected to a surface of the housing and configured
to transition the second locking member to the released configuration when the lever is rotated with respect to the housing.