Global Patent Index - EP 1024730 A1

EP 1024730 A1 2000-08-09 - A DRIVE UNIT

Title (en)

A DRIVE UNIT

Title (de)

ANTRIEB

Title (fr)

UNITE D'ENTRAINEMENT

Publication

EP 1024730 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98951814 A

Priority

  • NL 9800600 W
  • NL 1007311 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9920152A1] An electric drive unit for driving the adjusting mechanism of an adjustable piece of furniture, in particular for driving the adjusting mechanism of a desk comprising a vertically adjustable desktop. The drive unit comprises the following components: an electric motor with an integrated reduction unit, a control unit for controlling the drive unit, a position sensor for determining the angular displacement provided by the drive unit, and at least one low-speed outgoing shaft, which is coupled to the reduction unit. The drive unit is characterized in that the components are mounted as a unit within a separate housing which encases the components, in such a manner that part of the low-speed outgoing shaft is positioned within said housing.

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

A47B 9/04; A47B 17/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47B 9/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47B 9/04 (2013.01); A47B 2200/006 (2013.01); A47B 2200/0062 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9920152A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE DK NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9920152 A1 19990429; EP 1024730 A1 20000809; NL 1007311 C2 19990427

INPADOC legal status


2002-09-25 [18R] REFUSED

- Effective date: 20020425

2001-12-05 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20011029

2001-06-06 [RTI1] TITLE (CORRECTION)

- Free text: A DRIVE UNIT FOR A FURNITURE UNIT

2000-08-09 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000522

2000-08-09 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): DE DK NL SE