Global patent index - EP 1029169 A1

EP 1029169 A1 2000-08-23 - CRANKSHAFT HOUSING FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE

Title (en)

CRANKSHAFT HOUSING FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINE

Title (de)

KURBELGEHÄUSE FÜR EINEN VERBRENNUNGSMOTOR

Title (fr)

CARTER DE VILEBREQUIN DESTINE A UN MOTEUR A COMBUSTION INTERNE

Publication

EP 1029169 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 98951089 A

Priority

  • AT 9800265 W
  • AT 187897 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9924706A1] The invention concerns a crankshaft housing (1) for an internal combustion engine with cylinders arranged in V-shape. Said crankshaft housing (1) is divided into two parts (2, 3) at a division plane (4) passing through the crankshaft axis (6). Said two parts (2, 3) are assembled with screws (9) extending perpendicularly to the division plane (4), and arranged on either side of the crankshaft bearing (7) and with cylindrical adapting parts (12) which are respectively inserted in an adapting hole (13) located between the housing two parts (2, 3). The adapting parts (12) parallel to the crankshaft axis (6) are located in the division plane (4) and are respectively traversed by a screw (9) so as to obtain advantageous design conditions.

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

F02F 7/00; F16C 9/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F02F 7/00 (2006.01); F16C 9/02 (2006.01); F02B 75/22 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F16C 9/02 (2013.01); F02F 7/0053 (2013.01); F02B 75/22 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9924706A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

WO 9924706 A1 19990520; AT 410701 B 20030725; AT A187897 A 20021115; AU 9727498 A 19990531; EP 1029169 A1 20000823; US 6253726 B1 20010703

INPADOC legal status

2002-10-23 [18R] REFUSED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18R

- Effective date: 20020603

2001-02-07 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17Q

- Effective date: 20001221

2000-08-23 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20000607

2000-08-23 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): DE FR GB IT