Global Patent Index - EP 1238604 A2

EP 1238604 A2 2002-09-11 - Car wash installation

Title (en)

Car wash installation

Title (de)

Autowaschanlage

Title (fr)

Installation de lavage de voiture

Publication

EP 1238604 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 02004497 A

Priority

DE 20104007 U

Abstract (en)

This vehicle wash unit has a number of rotating and/or translatorialy moving flap-like cleaning elements (1). These elements consist of a backing element of two layers sewn or glued together. The outer surface of the backing element is covered with a cleaning plush of cleaning filaments. Several parallel strip like elements are provided and are connected at the top by felt layer (2) below which the element is divided by a slit (4) in half with a second shorter slit (5) in each of the lower sections.

Abstract (de)

Die Erfindung beschreibt eine Autowaschanlage mit wenigstens einer Reinigungsvorrichtung, die eine Vielzahl von rotierend und/oder translatorisch bewegbaren, lappenartigen Reinigungselementen (1) aufweist, die jeweils ein Rückenelement mit zwei aufeinandergelegten und miteinander verbundenen Lagen eines Trägermaterials aufweisen, welche an ihren voneinander weg weisenden Außenseiten ein Reinigungsplüsch aus Reinigungsfasern tragen, wobei mehrere streifenartige Reinigungselemente (1) im wesentlichen parallel nebeneinanderliegend angeordnet und an ihrem einem axialen Endbereich - dem Kopfbereich - miteinander verbunden sind, welche dadurch gekennzeichnet ist, daß die Reinigungselemente (1) auf einem Teil ihrer Länge ausgehend von ihrem dem Kopfbereich gegenüberliegenden freien Ende etwa mittig geteilt ausgebildet sind.

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

A46B 13/00; A46D 1/00; B60S 3/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A46B 13/00 (2006.01); A46D 1/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A46B 13/001 (2013.01); A46D 1/00 (2013.01); A46B 2200/3046 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

DE 19811942 A1 19990923 - ROTHMANN DIETER [DE]

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

DE 20104007 U1 20010621; AT 308259 T 20051115; DE 50204738 D1 20051208; DK 1238604 T3 20060123; EP 1238604 A2 20020911; EP 1238604 A3 20030409; EP 1238604 B1 20051102; ES 2252334 T3 20060516

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