Global patent index - EP 1087052 A2

EP 1087052 A2 2001-03-28 - Washing machine provided with regulation and control means

Title (en)

Washing machine provided with regulation and control means

Title (de)

Waschmaschine mit Regelung- und Steuerungsvorrichtungen

Title (fr)

Machine à laver avec dispositifs de régulation et de contrôle

Publication

EP 1087052 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00116500 A

Priority

IT PN990075 A

Abstract (en)

In a washing machine there are enclosed in a single water-tight casing (20), which is arranged below the minimum level (L) that can be reached by the liquor during the operating cycles of the machine: the sensor (21) of the temperature regulation and control means, the sensor (22) of the regulation and control means for the level of the washing liquor inside the washing tub or vessel (5), wherein said sensors are preferably integrated into a single microchip. <??>In the case of a clothes washing or similar machine, in the casing there is also enclosed at least a sensor (25) that is adapted to detect the oscillations of the washing or suspended assembly (4) of the machine, and is preferably associated to means adapted to adjust the trim of the same suspended assembly (4) so as to eliminate possible dynamic imbalance states thereof. <IMAGE>

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

D06F 39/08; D06F 37/20; D06F 39/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

D06F 37/20 (2006.01); D06F 39/04 (2006.01); D06F 39/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

D06F 37/203 (2013.01); D06F 39/045 (2013.01); D06F 39/087 (2013.01)

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 1087052 A2 20010328; EP 1087052 A3 20030910; IT 1311711 B1 20020319; IT PN990075 A1 20010323

INPADOC legal status

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