Global Patent Index - EP 1035279 A2

EP 1035279 A2 2000-09-13 - Lock assembly

Title (en)

Lock assembly

Title (de)

Schliessvorrichtung

Title (fr)

Dispositif de verrouillage

Publication

EP 1035279 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00301455 A

Priority

GB 9905376 A

Abstract (en)

Lock mechanisms comprising a barrel, a housing within which the barrel may rotate, a plurality of tumblers adapted to be driven within passages formed in the barrel, and a channel within the housing adapted to engage with tumbler extending beyond a periphery of the barrel are known. Such mechanisms may be used to operate latch mechanisms of a motor vehicle. In the present invention, means 144,146 are provided to limit a stroke of at least one tumbler 113 to prevent abutment of said tumbler with the housing. <IMAGE>

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

E05B 29/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E05B 1/00 (2006.01); E05B 29/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E05B 1/00 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 1035279 A2 20000913; GB 2347714 A 20000913; GB 9905376 D0 19990505

INPADOC legal status


2003-04-02 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020829

2001-02-07 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: BAYERISCHE MOTOREN WERKE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT

2000-09-13 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2000-09-13 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI