Global Patent Index - EP 1852540 A1

EP 1852540 A1 2007-11-07 - Dryer with additive-assisted drying program

Title (en)

Dryer with additive-assisted drying program

Title (de)

Trockner mit einem zusatzunterstützten Trocknungsprogramm

Title (fr)

Machine à sécher avec un programme de séchage utilisant un additif

Publication

EP 1852540 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 06009016 A

Priority

EP 06009016 A

Abstract (en)

The invention relates to a method of drying textiles in a dryer, wherein the drying sequence includes the supply of at least one additive to the textiles. According to the invention at least one additive supply parameter is modified in dependency of a program selection and/or textile characteristic. Also a dryer is provided comprising a control unit adapted to control a plurality of program sequences and/or program options of the sequence and a supply unit adapted to supply at least one additive to the textiles to be dried in the dryer. According to the invention the control unit is adapted to control the supply unit in dependency of the at least one selected program sequence and/or a signal transmitted to the control unit by a weight detector (12) and/or humidity sensor (14).

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

D06F 58/20 (2006.01); D06F 39/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

D06F 58/203 (2013.01); D06F 39/02 (2013.01); D06F 58/28 (2013.01); D06F 2058/2809 (2013.01); D06F 2058/2816 (2013.01); D06F 2058/2861 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

AL BA HR MK YU

DOCDB simple family

EP 1852540 A1 20071107; EP 1852540 B1 20090415; AT 428817 T 20090515; AT 474078 T 20100715; AT 538237 T 20120115; DE 602006006292 D1 20090528; DE 602006015529 D1 20100826; EP 1983093 A1 20081022; EP 1983093 B1 20100714; EP 2224053 A1 20100901; EP 2224053 B1 20111221; ES 2323802 T3 20090724; ES 2346818 T3 20101020; ES 2379594 T3 20120427