Global Patent Index - EP 2023358 A1

EP 2023358 A1 2009-02-11 - Switching and/or adjusting element for an appliance, especially for a domestic appliance

Title (en)

Switching and/or adjusting element for an appliance, especially for a domestic appliance

Title (de)

Schalt- und/oder Einstellelement für ein Gerät, insbesondere für ein Haushaltsgerät

Title (fr)

Élément de commutation et/ou de réglage pour appareil, spécialement pour un appareil domestique

Publication

EP 2023358 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 07015382 A

Priority

EP 07015382 A

Abstract (en)

The invention relates to a switching and/or adjusting element (1) for an appliance, especially for a domestic appliance, for switching and/or adjusting an operation parameter of the appliance by rotating an adjusting knob (2) around an axis (3), having a switch (4) being located below a plate element (5) and having an axle (6) extending through a bore (7) in the plate element (5), wherein the adjusting knob (2) is mounted at the distal end of the axle (6) above the plate element (5) and remote from the switch (4). To facilitate the mounting of such a switching and/or adjusting element, the invention suggests that the passage of the axle (6) through the bore (7) in the plate element (5) is equipped with means (8, 9) for excentrically arranging the axle (6) relatively to the bore (7).

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01H 19/06 (2006.01); H01H 19/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01H 19/06 (2013.01); F24C 7/083 (2013.01); H01H 19/02 (2013.01); H01H 2003/105 (2013.01); H01H 2019/008 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

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EP 2023358 A1 20090211; EP 2023358 B1 20131113

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