Global Patent Index - EP 0793202 B1

EP 0793202 B1 2001-12-05 - Closure device for preventing the entry of foreign bodies into an opening of an apparatus

Title (en)

Closure device for preventing the entry of foreign bodies into an opening of an apparatus

Title (de)

Das Eindringen von Fremdkörpern in eine Geräteöffnung verhindernde Verschlussklappe

Title (fr)

Dispositif de fermeture pour empêcher l'entrée de corps étrangers dans une ouverture d'un appareil

Publication

EP 0793202 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 97101922 A

Priority

DE 19607334 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0793202A1] The closure flap (24) is arranged inside the appts. and is adjustable between a position where it closes the appts. opening (18) and a position where it exposes the opening (18). A hollow (44) is set into the outwardly facing surface (28) of the flap (24). The hollow opening (46) corresponds to the simple profile of the appts. opening (18). Viewed from the opening direction of the flap (24), a region which tightly closes the appts. opening (18) adjoins the hollow (44). The flap (24) is preferably adjusted by a motor (36) which is switched off by a limiter switch (42) or a timer (56).

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G07F 1/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G07F 1/02 (2006.01); G07F 1/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G07F 1/041 (2013.01); G07F 1/02 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH FR GB IT LI SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 19607334 A1 19970828; DE 19607334 C2 19980813; EP 0793202 A1 19970903; EP 0793202 B1 20011205

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