Global Patent Index - EP 0874381 A3

EP 0874381 A3 2001-03-28 - Position switch with multiple actuators

Title (en)

Position switch with multiple actuators

Title (de)

Positionsschalter mit mehreren Betätigungselementen

Title (fr)

Interrupteur de position a actionneurs multiples

Publication

EP 0874381 A3 (DE)

Application

EP 98106610 A

Priority

DE 19717139 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0874381A2] The position switch has a pivoted lever drive (2) coupled to a number of operating elements (5,6) and a switch shaft (4) within the switch housing having external cog teeth cooperating with one of 2 sets of internal teeth (8,9) provided by one of the operating elements, the remaining teeth used for coupling with a second operating element (6) via an adapter (10). The first operating element is fitted in a different angular positions, the second operating element fitted in a freely selected angular position.

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

H01H 21/28

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01H 11/00 (2006.01); H01H 21/28 (2006.01); H01H 3/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01H 11/0018 (2013.01); H01H 21/285 (2013.01); H01H 3/06 (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 0874381 A2 19981028; EP 0874381 A3 20010328; DE 19717139 A1 19981105

INPADOC legal status


2002-06-19 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20010501

2002-01-31 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

2001-12-19 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

2001-03-28 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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1998-10-28 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

1998-10-28 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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