Global Patent Index - EP 1060559 A1

EP 1060559 A1 2000-12-20 - DEVICE FOR CONVERTING THE MAINS VOLTAGE INTO A LOWER VOLTAGE

Title (en)

DEVICE FOR CONVERTING THE MAINS VOLTAGE INTO A LOWER VOLTAGE

Title (de)

VORRICHTUNG ZUR UMWANDLUNG VON NETZSPANNUNG IN NIEDERSPANNUNG

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF POUR LA CONVERSION DE TENSION SECTEUR EN BASSE TENSION

Publication

EP 1060559 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 99915485 A

Priority

  • DE 9900467 W
  • DE 19808089 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19808089A1] The present invention relates to a device for converting the mains voltage into a lower voltage, wherein said device comprises a first connector which can be inserted in a mains plug, a second connector which can be inserted in a load as well as a voltage conversion circuit essentially provided between the two connectors. In the device of the present invention, the circuit forms together with the second connector (2) a rigid unit which reduces to a minimum both the electric resistance and the electric connection between said circuit and said second connector (2). The losses and line overloads can thus be practically eliminated.

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

H02M 1/10

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01R 31/06 (2006.01); H01R 13/66 (2006.01); H01R 13/70 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/6675 (2013.01); H01R 13/6691 (2013.01); H01R 13/70 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9943074A1

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EPO simple patent family

DE 19808089 A1 19990909; AT 211322 T 20020115; EP 1060559 A1 20001220; EP 1060559 B1 20011219; ES 2165731 T3 20020316; JP 2002504743 A 20020212; JP 3340996 B2 20021105; WO 9943074 A1 19990826

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