Global Patent Index - EP 0996817 A1

EP 0996817 A1 20000503 - BUTTERFLY VALVE ACTUATOR

Title (en)

BUTTERFLY VALVE ACTUATOR

Title (de)

DROSSELKLAPPENBETÄTIGUNGSVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

ORGANE D'ACTIONNEMENT DE VANNE PAPILLON

Publication

EP 0996817 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98932391 A

Priority

  • GB 9801997 W
  • GB 9714888 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9904149A1] An actuator for mechanical or electrical actuation of a butterfly valve is able to move between fixed positions, and to move a butterfly between fixed end stops whilst accommodating tolerances. The actuator includes a compressible link (18, 21, 27) and levers (15, 19, 23) arranged to give positive travel insensitive movement of the butterfly (14).

IPC 1-7

F02D 9/06; F02D 11/04; F16K 31/44

IPC 8 full level

F02D 9/06 (2006.01); F02D 11/04 (2006.01); F16K 31/44 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

F02D 9/06 (2013.01); F02D 11/04 (2013.01); F16K 31/44 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9904149A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB IT SE

DOCDB simple family (publication)

WO 9904149 A1 19990128; BR 9811698 A 20000926; EP 0996817 A1 20000503; GB 9714888 D0 19970917

DOCDB simple family (application)

GB 9801997 W 19980707; BR 9811698 A 19980707; EP 98932391 A 19980707; GB 9714888 A 19970716