Global Patent Index - EP 0969134 A1

EP 0969134 A1 2000-01-05 - Washing machine

Title (en)

Washing machine

Title (de)

Waschmaschine

Title (fr)

Machine à laver

Publication

EP 0969134 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98308217 A

Priority

KR 19980026509 A

Abstract (en)

A washing machine is disclosed and includes a tub (12) housing a rotatably mounted drum (14). The tub (12) has a counterbalance weight (44) for reducing vibration of the tub (12) caused by uneven distribution of laundry within the drum (14) during rotation. The counterbalance weight (44) is contained in a housing (42). <IMAGE>

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

D06F 37/26; D06F 37/20

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

D06F 37/04 (2006.01); D06F 37/20 (2006.01); D06F 37/24 (2006.01); D06F 37/26 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

D06F 37/265 (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 0969134 A1 20000105; JP 2000024377 A 20000125; KR 20000007274 A 20000207

INPADOC legal status


2001-04-11 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20000706

2000-10-19 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

2000-09-13 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

2000-01-05 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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

2000-01-05 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI