Global Patent Index - EP 1046369 A1

EP 1046369 A1 2000-10-25 - Two way valve for a liquid carrying domestic appliance

Title (en)

Two way valve for a liquid carrying domestic appliance

Title (de)

Zweiwegeventil für ein flüssigkeitsführendes Haushaltgerät

Title (fr)

Soupape à deux voies pour un appareil ménager de conduisant du liquide

Publication

EP 1046369 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 00108390 A

Priority

DE 19918337 A

Abstract (en)

The valve has a valve housing (1) with a single liquid inlet (6) and 2 liquid outlets (7,8), with a valve element (3), moved the liquid flow from a position in which it blocks the liquid inlet, into a position in which it blocks one of the liquid outlet The movement of the valve element towards one or other liquid outlet is controlled via an electromagnetically-operated setting element (4), e.g. by exerting a magnetic force on the valve element which contains a magnetic material.

Abstract (de)

Ein erfindungsgemäßes Zweiwegeventil für eine Flüssigkeit 9 weist ein Gehäuse 1 mit einem Flüssigkeitseinlaß 6 und zwei Flüssigkeitsauslässen 7, 8 auf. In dem Gehäuse 1 ist frei beweglich ein kugelförmiger Ventilkörper 3 angeordnet, der von der Flüssigkeit 9 insbesondere durch Auftriebskraft infolge einer geringeren Dichte in eine von zwei Verschlußstellungen B, C bewegt werden kann, in denen er jeweils einen der zwei Flüssigkeitsauslässe 7, 8 verschließt. Die Bewegung des Ventilkörpers 3 wird durch ein Stellelement 5 mit einem beweglichen Stößel 4 gelenkt, das zu diesem Zweck insbesondere so eingerichtet ist, das es den Zugang des Ventilkörpers 3 zu einer bestimmten Verschlußstellung B, C mittels des Stößels 4 versperren kann, so daß er von der Flüssigkeit 9 in die jeweils andere Verschlußstellung B, C bewegt wird und diese verschließt. <IMAGE>

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

A47L 15/23; A47L 15/42; D06F 39/08; F16K 1/14

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47L 15/23 (2006.01); A47L 15/42 (2006.01); D06F 39/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47L 15/4221 (2013.01); D06F 39/083 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

EP 0237994 A2 19870923 - ZANUSSI ELETTRODOMESTICI [IT]

Citation (search report)

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EP 1046369 A1 20001025; EP 1046369 B1 20070912; AT 372716 T 20070915; DE 19918337 A1 20001026; DE 50014641 D1 20071025; ES 2292388 T3 20080316

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