Global Patent Index - EP 0995415 A2

EP 0995415 A2 2000-04-26 - Control device for power-assistance devices for motorised wheelchairs

Title (en)

Control device for power-assistance devices for motorised wheelchairs

Title (de)

Ansteuervorrichtung für Hilfsantriebsvorrichtungen für Selbstfahrer-Rollstühle

Title (fr)

Dispositif de commande pour un système d'assistance de fauteuil roulant motorisé

Publication

EP 0995415 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 99118914 A

Priority

DE 19848530 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19848530C1] The control device has a housing (14) attached to the rim (12) of the running wheel (10) of the self-propelled wheelchair, containing a pivoted armature (16) attached to a grip ring (13) for the running wheel, the armature pivot position detected by a sensor (28), for corresponding control of the drive output of the auxiliary drive device.

Abstract (de)

Eine Ansteuervorrichtung (15) für Hilfsantriebsvorrichtungen für Selbstfahrer-Rollstühle weist einen gegenüber dem Laufrad (10) des Rollstuhls begrenzt verschwenkbar gelagerten Anker (16) auf, dessen Spitze (16.1) mit einem Greifring (13) des Laufrades (10) verbunden ist, wobei zwei seitliche Arme (20, 21) des Ankers (16) jeweils von einem Federelement (22, 23) beaufschlagt sind, die den Anker (16) nach Beendigung einer Krafteinleitung auf den Greifring (13) in eine Nullstellung zurückbewegen, sowie eine Sensoreinrichtung (28) zur Erfassung der Schwenkposition des Ankers (16), deren Signale den Unterstützungsgrad der Hilfsantriebsvorrichtung bestimmen. <IMAGE>

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

A61G 5/02; A61G 5/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61G 5/04 (2013.01); A61G 5/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61G 5/045 (2013.01); A61G 5/048 (2016.11); A61G 5/02 (2013.01); A61G 5/1032 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

EP 0832632 A2 19980401 - YAMAHA MOTOR CO LTD [JP]

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

DE 19848530 C1 20000217; EP 0995415 A2 20000426; EP 0995415 A3 20010110

INPADOC legal status


2008-10-08 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20080410

2005-04-06 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: ULRICH ALBER GMBH

2004-05-26 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20040414

2003-07-02 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: ULRICH ALBER GMBH & CO. KG

2001-09-26 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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2001-04-18 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: ULRICH ALBER GMBH & CO. KG

2001-03-07 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001229

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