Global patent index - EP 1063729 A1

EP 1063729 A1 2000-12-27 - Connector for discharge lamps, specially for automotive vehicles

Title (en)

Connector for discharge lamps, specially for automotive vehicles

Title (de)

Verbinder für Entladungslampe, insbesondere für Kraftfahrzeuge

Title (fr)

Connecteur pour lampes à décharge, notamment de véhicule automobile

Publication

EP 1063729 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 00401445 A

Priority

FR 9908125 A

Abstract (en)

The lamp bulb arc discharge connector has high (2) and low voltage (4) connections. There is a resistive element (10) placed between the high voltage connector and the metallic connector wall (9). The resistive element provides an arc discharge path when the car light bulb is disconnected.

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

H01R 13/53; H01R 33/945

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F21S 8/10 (2006.01); F21V 23/00 (2006.01); H01R 13/53 (2006.01); H01R 13/533 (2006.01); H01R 13/66 (2006.01); H01R 33/06 (2006.01); H01R 33/945 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/53 (2013.01); H01R 33/945 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES GB IT

EPO simple patent family

EP 1063729 A1 20001227; FR 2795563 A1 20001229; FR 2795563 B1 20010817; JP 2001052806 A 20010223; US 6544059 B1 20030408

INPADOC legal status

2007-06-27 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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2001-07-25 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

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