Global Patent Index - EP 0814993 B1

EP 0814993 B1 2000-05-03 - ELECTRIC VEHICLE, ESPECIALLY AN ELECTRICALLY POWERED RAIL VEHICLE, E.G. A LOW-PLATFORM TRAMCAR

Title (en)

ELECTRIC VEHICLE, ESPECIALLY AN ELECTRICALLY POWERED RAIL VEHICLE, E.G. A LOW-PLATFORM TRAMCAR

Title (de)

ELEKTROFAHRZEUG, INSBESONDERE ELEKTRISCH ANGETRIEBENES SCHIENENFAHRZEUG, ZUM BEISPIEL NIEDERFLURSTRASSENBAHN

Title (fr)

VEHICULE ELECTRIQUE, NOTAMMENT VEHICULE SUR RAILS A ENTRAINEMENT ELECTRIQUE, PAR EXEMPLE TRAMWAY A PLATE-FORME BASSE

Publication

EP 0814993 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 96905585 A

Priority

  • AT 9600055 W
  • AT 51995 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9629224A1] The invention relates to an electric vehicle, especially an electrically powered rail vehicle (10), i.e. a low-platform tramcar, with at least one drivable wheel (2) of a bogie (7) fitted about a spindle (1) and an electric motor (3) in the region of said wheel (2) arranged in such a way that its rigid drive shaft (4) extends approximately parallel to the direction of travel. The drive shaft (4) is connected to the wheel (2) via a transmission (5) and an elastic coupling (8). This construction permits a high motor output with a low centre of gravity of the vehicle and reduced narrowing of the passage clearance inside the vehicle.

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

B61C 9/52; B61D 13/00; B61F 3/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B61C 9/52 (2006.01); B61D 13/00 (2006.01); B61F 3/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B61C 9/52 (2013.01); B61D 13/00 (2013.01); B61F 3/04 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE ES FR GB GR IT LI NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9629224 A1 19960926; AT 192391 T 20000515; AT 406569 B 20000626; AT A51995 A 19991115; DE 59605134 D1 20000608; EP 0814993 A1 19980107; EP 0814993 B1 20000503

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