Global Patent Index - EP 1018483 A1

EP 1018483 A1 2000-07-12 - Gas-thight solenoid valve coupling

Title (en)

Gas-thight solenoid valve coupling

Title (de)

Gasdichte Verbindung für ein Elektroventil

Title (fr)

Connection pour une électrovanne étanche au gaz

Publication

EP 1018483 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99850152 A

Priority

SE 9803552 A

Abstract (en)

A fuel pump unit comprises a first space (1) containing a fuel duct (15) and mechanical equipment for controlling a fuel flow in the duct (15), a second space (2) which is free of inflammable liquids and contains electric equipment (18). A barrier (20) separates the first space (1) from the second space (2), and a valve assembly (3), which has a valve means (5) arranged in the fuel duct (15), and an electric unit (4) for controlling the valve means (5). The fuel pump unit comprises a casing (7) surrounding the control unit (4) in the first space (1) and extending through the barrier (20) to the second space (2) to form a connection (8) which is enclosed therein and extends between the control unit (4) and the second space (2). <IMAGE>

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

B67D 5/32

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B67D 7/32 (2010.01); B67D 7/84 (2010.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B67D 7/32 (2013.01); B67D 7/84 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

US 4986445 A 19910122 - YOUNG HAROLD R [US], et al

Citation (search report)

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

EP 1018483 A1 20000712; SE 512971 C2 20000612; SE 9803552 D0 19981019; SE 9803552 L 20000420

INPADOC legal status


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