Global patent index - EP 0972897 A1

EP 0972897 A1 2000-01-19 - Safety system for a vehicle opening comprising a protective cover

Title (en)

Safety system for a vehicle opening comprising a protective cover

Title (de)

Sicherheitssystem für eine Kraftfahrzeugöffnung mit einer Schutzabdeckung

Title (fr)

Systeme de securite pour un ouvrant de vehicule automobile comportant un cache de protection

Publication

EP 0972897 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 99112520 A

Priority

FR 9809191 A

Abstract (en)

The handle (10) comprises the exterior door lever (18) with an internal module (36) located behind the door panel (12). Sensors (32,34) receive electromagnetic signals emitted from a key fob. These sensors control the locking and unlocking of the door.

Abstract (fr)

L'invention concerne un système de sécurité pour un ouvrant de véhicule automobile comportant des moyens pour détecter à distance la présence d'une main d'un utilisateur à proximité de la poignée de l'ouvrant, les moyens de détection comportant au moins un capteur (32, 34) susceptible d'émettre ou de recevoir un signal électromagnétique, caractérisé en ce que les moyens de détection de la main comprennent un module interne (36) qui porte le capteur (32, 34) de telle manière que le capteur (32, 34) soit en regard d'une fenêtre aménagée dans le panneau de carrosserie (12), et en ce que la fenêtre du panneau de carrosserie (12) est obturée par un cache (40) réalisé en un matériau transparent pour le signal électromagnétique, le cache (40) étant fixé en appui contre une face externe du panneau de carrosserie. <IMAGE>

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

E05B 49/00; E05B 17/22

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E05B 17/22 (2006.01); G07C 9/00 (2006.01); E05B 65/20 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G07C 9/00944 (2013.01); E05B 81/78 (2013.01); E05B 85/10 (2013.01); G07C 2009/00769 (2013.01); G07C 2209/65 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

FR 2733783 A1 19961108 - KIEKERT AG [DE]

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES GB IT

EPO simple patent family

EP 0972897 A1 20000119; EP 0972897 B1 20040519; DE 69917382 D1 20040624; DE 69917382 T2 20050602; FR 2781247 A1 20000121; FR 2781247 B1 20000818; US 6239693 B1 20010529

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