Global Patent Index - EP 1239223 A1

EP 1239223 A1 2002-09-11 - Apparatus for simulating an artificial fire

Title (en)

Apparatus for simulating an artificial fire

Title (de)

Vorrichtung zur Simulation eines künstlichen Feuers

Title (fr)

Appareil simulant un feu artificiel

Publication

EP 1239223 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 02004173 A

Priority

DE 10110794 A

Abstract (en)

The device comprises a sound producing unit (26) which has a sound generator (27) and a loudspeaker (28). The sound producing unit generates the sound of a real open fire. The sound generator has a memory unit, in which predetermined sound signals are stored. The sound signals are compressed, and the sound generator has a clock generator which includes a binary counter as well as an integrated oscillator. The sound generator has a digital-analog-converter which is connected to the memory unit.

Abstract (de)

Vorrichtung zur Simulation eines künstlichen Feuers, insbesondere zum Einsatz in die Feuerstelle eines Kamins, mit einem Gehäuse (1), einem in dem Gehäuse (1) angeordneten künstlichen Brennstoffbett (10), welches von einer Lichtquelle (11) beleuchtbar ist und einer in dem Gehäuse (1) angeordneten Flammen-Simulations-Einheit zur optischen Simulation von Flammen, wobei eine Geräusch-Erzeugungs-Einheit (26) zur Erzeugung und Abgabe von Geräuschen vorgesehen ist. <IMAGE>

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

F24C 7/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F24C 7/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F24C 7/004 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

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

EP 1239223 A1 20020911; DE 10110794 A1 20020912

INPADOC legal status


2003-12-17 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030312

2003-07-03 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

2003-05-28 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

2002-09-11 [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 TR

2002-09-11 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

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