Global Patent Index - EP 0872687 A3

EP 0872687 A3 2000-12-20 - Vehicle headlamp

Title (en)

Vehicle headlamp

Title (de)

Scheinwerfer für Fahrzeuge

Title (fr)

Projecteur pour véhicule

Publication

EP 0872687 A3 (DE)

Application

EP 98106662 A

Priority

DE 19716216 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0872687A2] The headlamp has a light source (3) and a reflector (2) which forms a beam with a defined light distribution with a light/dark boundary from the light from the source. The reflector is an open air reflector producing a first light distribution when set in a first operation position. A second light distribution can be produced by varying the relative positions of the light source and reflector by a translational movement from the first operating position into a second operating position.

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

F21M 3/22; F21M 3/08

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F21V 7/00 (2006.01); F21V 14/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F21S 48/1317 (2013.01); F21S 48/1358 (2013.01); F21S 48/171 (2013.01); F21S 48/1742 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0872687 A2 19981021; EP 0872687 A3 20001220; EP 0872687 B1 20030716; DE 19716216 A1 19981022; ES 2203845 T3 20040416

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