Global Patent Index - EP 1015784 A1

EP 1015784 A1 2000-07-05 - FRICTION CLUTCH WITH WEAR TAKE-UP DEVICE

Title (en)

FRICTION CLUTCH WITH WEAR TAKE-UP DEVICE

Title (de)

REIBUNGSKUPPLUNG MIT NACHSTELLVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

EMBRAYAGE A FRICTION A DISPOSITIF DE RATTRAPAGE D'USURE

Publication

EP 1015784 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 99932938 A

Priority

  • FR 9901792 W
  • FR 9809285 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: FR2782136A1] The invention concerns a friction clutch (10), in particular for a motor vehicle, comprising an adjusting ring (36) pertaining to a wear take-up device with ramps which is axially inserted between the clutching means (24) and the pressure plate. The invention is characterised in that at least an elastic catch (56) is provided borne by the pressure plate (30) permanently urging the adjusting ring (36) axially from the rear frontwards towards the pressure plate (30), to maintain the ramps (44, 46) of the device in mutual contact.

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

F16D 13/75; F16D 13/71

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F16D 13/71 (2006.01); F16D 13/75 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F16D 13/757 (2013.01); F16D 13/71 (2013.01); F16D 2013/706 (2013.01)

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

FR 2782136 A1 20000211; FR 2782136 B1 20001027; DE 19981586 T1 20000810; EP 1015784 A1 20000705; WO 0005516 A1 20000203

INPADOC legal status


2005-04-13 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20041005

2004-05-06 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20040323

2003-06-04 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: VALEO EMBRAYAGES S.A.S.

2000-07-05 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000322

2000-07-05 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE