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Patent for capacitive sensor, filed 1946

Since the 1940ies Uster Technologies AG has been granted numerous patents in the field of textile quality control. At present, USTER holds more than 400 active patents and continues filing new patent applications. This underlines USTER’s unbroken innovation power.


USTER’s market leading position was reached with reliable and accurate instruments – Swiss quality made – implementing new technologies one step ahead of competitors. The technical advantages are based on the innovative creativity of our staff and also on USTER’s philosophy to allocate a significant budget for Research & Development. New technologies and unique product features are understood as investments in USTER’s future and therefore worth to be protected by patents.



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