Global Patent Index - EP 1031258 A1

EP 1031258 A1 2000-08-30 - INTERFACE FOR A LAMP OPERATING DEVICE

Title (en)

INTERFACE FOR A LAMP OPERATING DEVICE

Title (de)

SCHNITTSTELLE FÜR EIN LAMPENBETRIEBSGERÄT

Title (fr)

INTERFACE POUR DISPOSITIF DE COMMANDE D'AMPOULE

Publication

EP 1031258 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 98952717 A

Priority

  • DE 19748007 A
  • EP 9806612 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19748007A1] The invention relates to an interface device (1) that receives an external control signal (a) intended for the lamp operating device and supplies relevant information (b) on lamp operation to the lamp operating device which can be connected to the interface device (1) on the output side of said control signal (a). To this end, the interface device (1) has switching means (30, 40) enabling the lamp operating device that can be connected to the interface device (1) to be turned on and/or off depending on the control signal (a) received so that the lamp operating device connected to the interface device (1) can be dimmed depending on the external control signal (a) and can be also switched by means of the interface device (1) with practically no power consumption.

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

H05B 41/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H05B 41/392 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H05B 41/2828 (2013.01); H05B 41/3921 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9923858A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT CH DE LI

EPO simple patent family

DE 19748007 A1 19990512; AT 232041 T 20030215; AU 1030699 A 19990524; EP 1031258 A1 20000830; EP 1031258 B1 20030129; WO 9923858 A1 19990514; ZA 9809827 B 19990504

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