Global Patent Index - EP 1163476 A1

EP 1163476 A1 2001-12-19 - APPARATUS FOR SIMULATING A FLAME AND METHOD FOR SIMULATING A FLAME

Title (en)

APPARATUS FOR SIMULATING A FLAME AND METHOD FOR SIMULATING A FLAME

Title (de)

GERÄT ZUM FLAMMENSIMULIEREN UND VERFAHREN HIERFÜR

Title (fr)

APPAREIL PERMETTANT DE SIMULER UNE FLAMME ET PROCEDE CORRESPONDANT

Publication

EP 1163476 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00912782 A

Priority

  • GB 0001110 W
  • GB 9906508 A
  • GB 9919888 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0057109A1] A fire place (1) consists of a housing (2) into which flame simulating apparatus (3) is built. This includes a light source (4) viewed through a diffuser screen (7) by means of a reflective element (6). Various alternative arrangements are described for the diffuser screen (7), reflective element (6) and light elements (5), by means of which effective simulation of wood flames, gas flames and coal flames may all be achieved.

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

F24C 7/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F21S 10/04 (2006.01); F21V 7/00 (2006.01); F24C 7/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F24C 7/004 (2013.01); F21S 10/04 (2013.01); F21V 7/00 (2013.01); F21Y 2115/10 (2016.08)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0057109A1

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

WO 0057109 A1 20000928; AU 3442900 A 20001009; EP 1163476 A1 20011219

INPADOC legal status


2004-04-28 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20031001

2003-07-16 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030603

2002-03-06 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: AARROW FIRES LIMITED

2002-03-06 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: DANIEL, ANDREW PETER

2001-12-19 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010924

2001-12-19 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2001-12-19 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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