Global Patent Index - EP 0982972 A3

EP 0982972 A3 2001-01-17 - Switching device in an heating apparatus

Title (en)

Switching device in an heating apparatus

Title (de)

Einrichtung zum Schalten einer elektrischen Heizung

Title (fr)

Dispositif de commutation dans un chauffage électrique

Publication

EP 0982972 A3 (DE)

Application

EP 99115729 A

Priority

DE 19839265 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: US6255629B1] The invention provides a device (11) for switching an electric heater (12) with at least two heating areas (25, 27, 29), which can be variably supplied with electric power by at least one power setter (22) and having control means (19) for the at least one power setter (22, 23) and with functionally separate switching means (14, 16) for operating the at least one power setter. On operating a first switching means (14), a heating area (27) associated therewith can be set by means of a power setter via the control means and on operating a further switching means (16) a heating area (29) associated therewith is settable by means of a power setter. Preferably, precisely one heating area (27, 29) is associated with each switching means (14, 16). The heating areas can be areally extensive heating zones or different power levels of a heater.

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

H05B 3/74; F24C 7/00; H05B 1/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H05B 1/02 (2006.01); H05B 3/74 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H05B 1/0277 (2013.01); H05B 3/74 (2013.01); Y10T 307/461 (2015.04)

Citation (search report)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 0982972 A2 20000301; EP 0982972 A3 20010117; EP 0982972 B1 20041013; AT 279847 T 20041015; DE 19839265 A1 20000302; ES 2230777 T3 20050501; US 6255629 B1 20010703

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