Global Patent Index - EP 1029601 A1

EP 1029601 A1 2000-08-23 - A part washing method and apparatus

Title (en)

A part washing method and apparatus

Title (de)

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Waschen von Gegenständen

Title (fr)

Procédé et appareil de lavage de pièces

Publication

EP 1029601 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99830084 A

Priority

EP 99830084 A

Abstract (en)

In a method for washing a part (12), especially a part (12) having cavities (16) extending inwards from its outer surfaces (14a, 14b, 14c, 14d, 14e, 14f) to be washed, where washing liquid spraying means (26a, 26b, 26c, 26d, 26e, 26f) are used to wash a corresponding surface (14a, 14b, 14c, 14d, 14e, 14f) of the part (12), the part (12) and the washing liquid spraying means (26a, 26b, 26c, 26d, 26e, 26f) are moved relative to each other in such a way as to wash the corresponding surface (14a, 14b, 14c, 14d, 14e, 14f). According to the method, the part (12) to be washed and the washing liquid spraying means (26a, 26b, 26c, 26d, 26e, 26f) are moved relative to each other in steps of predetermined length such that the washing liquid can be sprayed into each cavity (16) extending inwards from the corresponding surface (14a, 14b, 14c, 14d, 14e, 14f) of the part (12). The invention also provides a part washing apparatus that implements the present method. <IMAGE>

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

B08B 3/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B08B 3/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B08B 3/02 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB IT LI NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 1029601 A1 20000823

INPADOC legal status


2009-09-30 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20090407

2008-12-24 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20081124

2008-11-26 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010223

2001-05-09 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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

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