Global Patent Index - EP 0969244 A1

EP 0969244 A1 2000-01-05 - Lighting system in particular for use in a tennis hall

Title (en)

Lighting system in particular for use in a tennis hall

Title (de)

Beleuchtungseinrichtung, insbesondere für eine Tennishalle

Title (fr)

Système d'éclairage, notamment pour une salle de tennis

Publication

EP 0969244 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99202086 A

Priority

NL 1009535 A

Abstract (en)

Lighting system, in particular for use in a tennis hall (1), employing at least eight lighting armatures (6, 7) being arranged alongside the court (2) in two rows spaced apart and each comprising at least four armatures in such a way, that at least four primary lighting armatures (6) are situated at a horizontally measured distance (P) between 3.75 m and 4.75 m from the net (3) and at a height (HP) between 6 m and 8 m above the court (2) and that at least four secondary lighting armatures (7) are situated at a distance (S) between 12 m and 13.5 m from the net (3) and at a height (HS) between 5 m and 6 m, said lighting armatures (6, 7) being provided with high-pressure discharge lamps (10). The primary lighting armatures (6) can diffuse almost twice as much light as the secondary lighting armatures (7). <IMAGE>

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

F21S 8/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F21S 2/00 (2006.01); F21S 8/00 (2006.01); F21S 8/04 (2006.01); F21S 8/06 (2006.01); F21V 21/00 (2006.01); F21W 131/407 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F21S 2/00 (2013.01); F21W 2131/406 (2013.01); F21W 2131/407 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

None

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK FR GB LI LU NL SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0969244 A1 20000105; EP 0969244 B1 20041201; AT 284003 T 20041215; DE 69922298 D1 20050105; DE 69922298 T2 20051215; NL 1009535 A1 19980924; NL 1009535 C2 19990720

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