Global Patent Index - EP 0924964 A3

EP 0924964 A3 2000-04-12 - Microwave oven with infrared sensor

Title (en)

Microwave oven with infrared sensor

Title (de)

Mikrowellenherd mit Infrarot Sensor

Title (fr)

Four à microondes avec détecteur infrarouge

Publication

EP 0924964 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 98309204 A

Priority

KR 19970071944 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0924964A2] A microwave oven has an infrared sensor (110) for sensing the temperature of food during cooking. The sensor (110) is directed obliquely downwards and rearwards from the upper front edge of the cooking chamber (54). A shutter (150) protects the sensor (110) when it is not required for sensing food temperature. <IMAGE>

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

H05B 6/80

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G01J 5/00 (2006.01); F24C 7/02 (2006.01); F24C 7/08 (2006.01); H05B 6/80 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H05B 6/6411 (2013.01); H05B 6/6455 (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

DOCDB simple family

EP 0924964 A2 19990623; EP 0924964 A3 20000412; CN 1221093 A 19990630; JP H11193930 A 19990721