Global Patent Index - EP 0903547 A3

EP 0903547 A3 2000-10-11 - Freezing apparatus for supplying frozen products, particularly for packed foodstuffs such as ice-cream

Title (en)

Freezing apparatus for supplying frozen products, particularly for packed foodstuffs such as ice-cream

Title (de)

Tiefkühlgerät zur Bevorratung von Tiefkühlgut, insbesondere von abgepackten lebensmitteln wie Speiseeis

Title (fr)

Appareil de congélation pour l'approvisionnement de produits surgelés, en particulier pour des aliments emballés comme de la crème glacée

Publication

EP 0903547 A3 (DE)

Application

EP 98117476 A

Priority

DE 29716711 U

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0903547A2] The deep-freezer (1) includes a deep-freeze container (2) with a reception space (3) for the food, which is accessible through at least one aperture (4) lockable by device of a cover (8), and a deep-freeze element (5) for cooling the reception space. The deep-freeze element is spatially separated from the deep-freeze container and connected with it over flexible coolant conductors (6). The cover (8) is bent in a direction towards an usage side (7) with respect to the horizontal plane, whereby the cover is preferably dimensioned smaller than the surface area of the upper side of the deep-freeze container.

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

F25D 11/04; A47F 3/04; F25D 15/00; F25D 23/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47F 3/04 (2006.01); F25D 15/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47F 3/043 (2013.01); F25D 15/00 (2013.01); F25D 2400/10 (2013.01); F25D 2400/38 (2013.01); F25D 2500/02 (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

DE 29716711 U1 19971127; AT 310218 T 20051215; DE 59813191 D1 20051222; EP 0903547 A2 19990324; EP 0903547 A3 20001011; EP 0903547 B1 20051116

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2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: BEER, RICHARD

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: GOETTFERT, THOMAS

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- Inventor name: SCHOPPER, RICHARD

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: VORNDRAN, THOMAS

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: FAISST, PETER

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: OCKER, FRANK

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: MAUL, ANDREA

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: KOHLHOFF, CLAUDIA

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: LINDE, HANSJUERGEN, PROF. DR.-ING.

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: NEUMANN, UWE

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: STAUCH, RUEDIGER

2004-06-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

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