Global Patent Index - EP 0821369 B1

EP 0821369 B1 2000-10-11 - Metallic sheath for an electrical cable

Title (en)

Metallic sheath for an electrical cable

Title (de)

Metallischer Mantel für ein elektrisches Kabel

Title (fr)

Gaine métallique pour un câble électrique

Publication

EP 0821369 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 97401521 A

Priority

US 68587596 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0821369A2] The metallic cable mantle (10) has a ratio between its inner diameter (Di) and its outer diameter (Da) of more than 0.9. It is made from a corrugated metal sleeve with a wall thickness (s) which is between 0.09 and 0.005 times its outer diameter. The spacing (p) between the adjacent corrugations is between 0.12 and 0.08 times the outer diameter of the mantle, with a corrugation depth of between 0.08 and 0.01 times the outer diameter. The corrugated metal sleeve is more than 15% shorter in length than the smooth metal sleeve from which it is formed.

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

H01B 7/20; H01B 13/26

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01B 7/20 (2006.01); H01B 13/00 (2006.01); H01B 13/22 (2006.01); H02G 3/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01B 13/0009 (2013.01); H01B 7/202 (2013.01); Y10T 29/49123 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE FR GB GR IT LI SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0821369 A2 19980128; EP 0821369 A3 19981202; EP 0821369 B1 20001011; CA 2211272 A1 19980124; CA 2211272 C 20050628; DE 59702441 D1 20001116; GR 3035035 T3 20010330; JP H1092241 A 19980410; US 5760334 A 19980602

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