Global Patent Index - EP 0983475 B1

EP 0983475 B1 2002-09-25 - CONNECTING DEVICE FOR A LIQUID DISTRIBUTOR

Title (en)

CONNECTING DEVICE FOR A LIQUID DISTRIBUTOR

Title (de)

ANSCHLUSSEINRICHTUNG FÜR EINEN FLÜSSIGKEITSVERTEILER

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF DE RACCORDEMENT POUR DISTRIBUTEUR DE LIQUIDE

Publication

EP 0983475 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 98960851 A

Priority

  • AT 9800309 W
  • AT 33098 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9944005A1] The invention relates to a device for connecting pipelines to the distributor section (2) of a liquid treatment device (1) having treatment elements that are cross flown by the liquid and assembled in a parallelepiped package, in addition to a liquid distributor section (2) shaped as a box and extending along the front face of the package, which has a flattening (3) in a corner area in which a liquid inlet is provided. A substantially pyramidal-shaped hollow adapter insert (6) is provided that can be mounted on said flattening and that has a base with a liquid inlet corresponding to the liquid inlet of the flattening and a pipeline connecting hole (9) in one of its lateral surfaces.

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

F28F 9/02; F28F 9/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F28F 9/02 (2006.01); F28F 9/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F28F 9/02 (2013.01); F28F 9/0246 (2013.01); F28F 9/0251 (2013.01); F28D 2021/0049 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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EPO simple patent family

WO 9944005 A1 19990902; AT 225025 T 20021015; AT 405882 B 19991227; AT A33098 A 19990415; AU 1645999 A 19990915; AU 750882 B2 20020801; BR 9808999 A 20000808; CA 2286006 A1 19990902; CA 2286006 C 20071113; CN 1175240 C 20041110; CN 1253618 A 20000517; DE 59805710 D1 20021031; EP 0983475 A1 20000308; EP 0983475 B1 20020925; ES 2184346 T3 20030401; IL 132462 A 20031123; IL 132462 D0 20010319; JP 2001522449 A 20011113; JP 4140979 B2 20080827; NO 995107 A 19991020; NO 995107 D0 19991020; PL 191109 B1 20060331; PL 336407 A1 20000619; PT 983475 E 20030228; US 6289983 B1 20010918

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