Global patent index - EP 1079171 A2

EP 1079171 A2 2001-02-28 - Flashing light for vehicles

Title (en)

Flashing light for vehicles

Title (de)

Blinkleuchte für Fahrzeuge

Title (fr)

Feu clignotant pour véhicule

Publication

EP 1079171 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 00117415 A

Priority

DE 19940410 A

Abstract (en)

The flashing light (11) is mounted on a corner of the vehicle next to a headlight (1) and has a light source (3) in a housing with a closing transparent panel (4) and a prismatic light element (5) mounted on the headlamp side of the flashing light to deflect light (6) from the source sideways. The prismatic light element is adjacent to the inside of the panel and passes light emanating directly from the light source to the closing panel and to the side of the flashing light adjacent to the headlight.

Abstract (de)

Die Blinkleuchte (10,11) ist am Fahrzeug an einer Fahrzeugecke seitlich neben einem Scheinwerfer (1) angeordnet und weist ein Gehäuse (2) mit einer das Gehäuse abschließenden lichtdurchlässigen Abschlußscheibe (4) auf. Im Inneren der Blinkleuchte (10,11) ist ein prismatisches Lichtelement (5) auf einer dem Scheinwerfer (1) benachbarten Seite und benachbart zur Abschlußscheibe (4) angeordnet. Das prismatische Lichtelement (5) bricht direkt aus der Lichtquelle (3) austretende Lichtstrahlen (6) zur Abschlußscheibe und zum Scheinwerfer hin. <IMAGE>

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

F21S 8/10; F21V 5/00; F21W 101/12

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F21V 5/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F21S 48/2212 (2013.01); F21S 48/234 (2013.01); F21W 2101/12 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

EP 0587501 B1 19960228 - VALEO VISION [FR]

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 1079171 A2 20010228; EP 1079171 A3 20040121; DE 19940410 A1 20010301; MX PA00008286 A 20020722; US 6471380 B1 20021029

INPADOC legal status

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2004-12-08 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

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