Global Patent Index - EP 2022882 A2

EP 2022882 A2 2009-02-11 - Barrel for a washing machine and washing machine

Title (en)

Barrel for a washing machine and washing machine

Title (de)

Trommel für eine Waschmaschine und Waschmaschine

Title (fr)

Tambour pour un lave-linge et lave-linge

Publication

EP 2022882 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 08012668 A

Priority

DE 102007036619 A

Abstract (en)

The drum (3) has a suds container (2), in which the drum is rotatably supported on a horizontal or inclined axis (27). The drum has a rear wall (20) and a casing (19) is provided with holes (21). V-shaped tufted ribs (10) are fixed on the inner side (19a) of the casing with tips pointing towards the inside of the drum, which is provided with openings (22) of 5 times the diameter of the holes in the drum casing. The tufted rib has a bulge (23) on its periphery at the drum casing side.

Abstract (de)

Die Erfindung betrifft eine Trommel (3) für eine Waschmaschine (1) mit einem Laugenbehälter (2), in dem die Trommel (3) über eine horizontale oder geneigte Achse (7) drehbar gelagert ist, umfassend eine Stirnwand (20) und einen mit Löchern (21) versehenen Mantel (19), wobei an der Innenseite (19a) des Mantels etwa V-förmige Schöpfrippen (10), deren Spitzen zum Trommelinneren zeigen, angebracht sind, die mantelseitig mit Öffnungen (22) von mindestens dem 5-fachen Querschnitt eines Loches (21) im Trommelmantel (19) versehen sind. Um die Schmutzabführung aus der Trommel zu verbessern, besitzen die Schöpfrippen (10) an ihrem zum Trommelmantel (19) weisenden Rand jeweils eine Ausbuchtung (23), die eine Öffnung (24) zum Inneren der Schöpfrippe (10) bildet, die durch den Rand der Ausbuchtung (23) und der Innenseite (19a) des Trommelmantels (19) umgeben ist. Die Erfindung betrifft ferner eine Waschmaschine (1) mit einem Laugenbehälter (2), in dem eine Trommel (3) über eine horizontale oder geneigte Achse (27) drehbar gelagert und mit einem Motor (13) angetrieben ist, wobei die Trommel (3) eine Stirnwand (20) und einen mit Löchern (21) versehenen Mantel (19) umfasst, wobei an der Innenseite (19a) des Mantels (19) etwa V-förmige Schöpfrippen (10), deren Spitzen zum Trommelinneren zeigen, angebracht sind, die mantelseitig mit Öffnungen (22) von mindestens dem 5-fachen Querschnitt eines Loches (21) der Trommellochung versehen sind.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

D06F 37/06 (2006.01); D06F 37/14 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

D06F 37/06 (2013.01); D06F 37/14 (2013.01)

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DE 102007036619 B3 20080918; DK 2022882 T3 20140127; EP 2022882 A2 20090211; EP 2022882 A3 20111019; EP 2022882 B1 20131127; ES 2438984 T3 20140121

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