Global Patent Index - EP 1018627 A3

EP 1018627 A3 2000-12-06 - Heat pump

Title (en)

Heat pump

Title (de)

Wärmepumpe

Title (fr)

Pompe à chaleur

Publication

EP 1018627 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 00200011 A

Priority

NL 1010979 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1018627A2] A heat pump comprising a compressor circuit (1-14) including, seen in the direction of flow of the compressor circuit: a compressor (1); a primary part of a first heat exchanger, to be referred to as the condenser (4); an expansion valve (8); and a primary part of an second heat exchanger, to be referred to as the evaporator (11); wherein the compressor (1) is connected with a subframe (4,11,15-17), which subframe (4,11,15-17) is connected, via first damping elements (18,19), with a mounting frame (20,21) which is intended to be fixedly connected to a fixed structure, wherein the first damping elements (18,19) provide vibration isolation between the subframe (4,11,15-17) and the mounting frame (20,21), wherein a control unit (73) regulates the rotational speeds of the heat source circuit pump (23), the central heating circuit pump and/or the compressor (1).

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

F25B 29/00; F24D 3/18; F24H 9/12; F25B 30/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F25B 30/02 (2006.01); F25B 41/00 (2006.01); F25B 49/02 (2006.01); F25B 30/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F25B 30/02 (2013.01); F25B 41/003 (2013.01); F25B 49/025 (2013.01); F25B 30/06 (2013.01); F25B 2500/13 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 1018627 A2 20000712; EP 1018627 A3 20001206; EP 1018627 B1 20060726; AT 334359 T 20060815; DE 60029497 D1 20060907; DE 60029497 T2 20070503; NL 1010979 C2 20000711

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