Global Patent Index - EP 0917921 B1

EP 0917921 B1 2002-09-04 - Method and apparatus for reclaiming core sand or mould sand

Title (en)

Method and apparatus for reclaiming core sand or mould sand

Title (de)

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zur Rückgewinnung von Kern- oder Formsand

Title (fr)

Procédé et appareil pour récupérer du sable à noyaux et de moulage

Publication

EP 0917921 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 98121747 A

Priority

DE 29720478 U

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0917921A1] The installation for recovery of foundry sand from moulds or mould parts includes a recovery chamber (3) and a cooling chamber (4). A hot fluid bed (32) consisting essentially of heated foundry sand (16) suspended by gas flows is generated in the recovery chamber which is supplied with sand moulds and mould parts (37). The cooling chamber houses an analogous fluid bed (33) consisting of cooled foundry sand (16') transferred from the recovery chamber by a transfer device (34).

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

B22C 5/08; B22C 5/18; F23G 5/30

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B22C 5/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B22C 5/08 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

DOCDB simple family

DE 29720478 U1 19980212; AT 223266 T 20020915; EP 0917921 A1 19990526; EP 0917921 B1 20020904