Global Patent Index - EP 1075623 A1

EP 1075623 A1 2001-02-14 - PORTABLE ELECTRIC TORCH WITH DUAL LIGHTING AND ADJUSTABLE FOCUS

Title (en)

PORTABLE ELECTRIC TORCH WITH DUAL LIGHTING AND ADJUSTABLE FOCUS

Title (de)

TRAGBARE, ELEKTRISCHE LAMPE MIT ZWEI LICHTQUELLEN UND MIT EINSTELLBARER BRENNWEITE

Title (fr)

LAMPE ELECTRIQUE PORTATIVE A DOUBLE ECLAIRAGE ET A REGLAGE DE LA FOCALISATION

Publication

EP 1075623 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 00909423 A

Priority

  • DE 19909220 A
  • FR 0000542 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19909220A1] A portable electric torch with dual lighting, provided with a cover (16) containing the following: a first bulb (12) that is associated with a first reflector (28), and a rotationally moveable actuating ring (34) that controls the lighting circuit for said bulb (12) and adjusts the focus by means of relative translatory movement of the bulb (12) and the reflector (28). The lighting circuit consists of a first sectioning interval (146) that can be opened or closed to turn the first bulb (12) on or off, in addition to a second sectioning interval (147) for the power supply to a second bulb (14) when the actuating ring (34) is in a predetermined angle position.

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

F21V 14/02; F21V 14/06; F21L 4/02; F21L 4/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F21V 14/02 (2006.01); F21L 4/02 (2006.01); F21L 4/04 (2006.01); F21L 14/00 (2006.01); F21L 14/02 (2006.01); F21S 8/00 (2006.01); F21V 14/04 (2006.01); F21V 14/06 (2006.01); F21V 15/02 (2006.01); F21V 23/04 (2006.01); F21V 29/15 (2015.01); F21V 31/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F21V 23/0414 (2013.01); F21L 14/00 (2013.01); F21L 14/023 (2013.01); F21V 14/045 (2013.01); F21V 15/02 (2013.01); F21V 29/15 (2013.01); F21V 31/00 (2013.01); F21Y 2113/00 (2013.01); F21Y 2115/10 (2016.08)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE ES GB IT LI SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 19909220 A1 20000907; AU 3171600 A 20000921; DE 60033473 D1 20070405; DE 60033473 T2 20071108; EP 1075623 A1 20010214; EP 1075623 B1 20070221; JP 2002538589 A 20021112; US 6481869 B1 20021119; WO 0052384 A1 20000908

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