Global Patent Index - EP 1040493 A1

EP 1040493 A1 2000-10-04 - MULTIPLE BREAK CONTACT DEVICE FOR ELECTRICAL SWITCHGEAR

Title (en)

MULTIPLE BREAK CONTACT DEVICE FOR ELECTRICAL SWITCHGEAR

Title (de)

MEHRFACHUNTERBRECHENDE KONTAKTEINRICHTUNG FÜR ELEKTRISCHE SCHALTGERÄTE

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF DE CONTACT A COUPURE MULTIPLE POUR APPAREILS DE COMMUTATION ELECTRIQUES

Publication

EP 1040493 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 98966204 A

Priority

  • DE 9803614 W
  • DE 29722281 U

Abstract (en)

[origin: US6449137B1] In a multiple break contact device for electrical switchgear the fixed contacts of the switching device are mounted in such a way that they can move linearly along an axis. The multiple break contact device has improved resistance to erosion.

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

H01H 1/20; H01H 50/54

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01H 1/20 (2006.01); H01H 50/54 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01H 50/546 (2013.01); H01H 1/20 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9931690A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE FR GB IT LI SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 29722281 U1 19990415; CN 1127102 C 20031105; CN 1281580 A 20010124; EP 1040493 A1 20001004; EP 1040493 B1 20020213; JP 2002509333 A 20020326; JP 3474537 B2 20031208; US 6449137 B1 20020910; WO 9931690 A1 19990624

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