EP0882848A3 - Water tap system - Google Patents

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EP0882848A3
EP0882848A3 EP98109727A EP98109727A EP0882848A3 EP 0882848 A3 EP0882848 A3 EP 0882848A3 EP 98109727 A EP98109727 A EP 98109727A EP 98109727 A EP98109727 A EP 98109727A EP 0882848 A3 EP0882848 A3 EP 0882848A3
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valve
handle
controller
water outlet
water
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Eckhard Gransow
Jürgen Humpert
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Grohe Water Technology AG and Co KG
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    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E03WATER SUPPLY; SEWERAGE
    • E03CDOMESTIC PLUMBING INSTALLATIONS FOR FRESH WATER OR WASTE WATER; SINKS
    • E03C1/00Domestic plumbing installations for fresh water or waste water; Sinks
    • E03C1/02Plumbing installations for fresh water
    • E03C1/05Arrangements of devices on wash-basins, baths, sinks, or the like for remote control of taps
    • E03C1/055Electrical control devices, e.g. with push buttons, control panels or the like
    • E03C1/057Electrical control devices, e.g. with push buttons, control panels or the like touchless, i.e. using sensors
    • EFIXED CONSTRUCTIONS
    • E03WATER SUPPLY; SEWERAGE
    • E03CDOMESTIC PLUMBING INSTALLATIONS FOR FRESH WATER OR WASTE WATER; SINKS
    • E03C1/00Domestic plumbing installations for fresh water or waste water; Sinks
    • E03C1/02Plumbing installations for fresh water
    • E03C1/04Water-basin installations specially adapted to wash-basins or baths

Abstract

Bei einer Wasserauslaufventilanordnung mit einem von einem Handgriff (14) betätigbaren Ventil zur Mischung von Kalt- und Warmwasser und/oder zur Dosierung der Auslaufmenge pro Zeiteinheit, wobei außerdem der Wasserausfluß von einer mit einem Sensor versehenen Detektionseinrichtung (5) mit einer elektrischen Steuerung (4) berührungslos ein- und ausschaltbar ist, ist zur Verbesserung vorgeschlagen, daß zusätzlich hinter dem Ventil (10) für den Wasserauslauf ein separates Ventil (3) im Wasserauslauf angeordnet und von der Steuerung (4) in Offen- oder Schließstellung stellbar ist, wobei der Handgriff (14) mit einem Berührungsschalter versehen ist, der bei einer Betätigung des Handgriffs (14) in die Ventilöffnungsstellung die Steuerung (4) mit der Detektionseinrichtung (5) aktiviert und das zusätzliche Ventil (3) öffnet, während er bei der Stellung des Handgriffs (14) in der Schließstellung das zusätzliche Ventil (3) schließt und die Steuerung (4) mit der Detektionseinricht At a water outlet valve arrangement with one of a handle (14) operable valve for mixing cold and hot water and / or for metering the amount of leakage per time unit, whereby also the discharge of water from a provided with a sensor detecting means (5) having an electrical control (4 mono-) without contact and off, is proposed for improving that, in addition (downstream of the valve 10), a separate valve (for the water outlet 3) arranged in the water outlet, and (by the controller 4) is adjustable in open or closed position, wherein the a handle (14) is provided with a contact switch, which activates upon actuation of the handle (14) in the valve opening position, the controller (4) with the detection device (5) and the additional valve (3) opens, while the handle at the position (14) in the closed position closes and the additional valve (3), the controller (4) with the Detektionseinricht ung (5) deaktiviert. disabled clothes (5).
EP19980109727 1997-06-04 1998-05-28 Water tap system Expired - Lifetime EP0882848B1 (en)

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DE1997123312 DE19723312A1 (en) 1997-06-04 1997-06-04 Wassserauslaufventilanordnung

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JP (1) JPH1113097A (en)
AT (1) AT239834T (en)
DE (1) DE19723312A1 (en)
DK (1) DK0882848T3 (en)
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DE19723312A1 (en) 1998-12-10
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DK0882848T3 (en) 2003-09-01
AT239834T (en) 2003-05-15
ES1042037Y (en) 2000-01-01
US6003170A (en) 1999-12-21
ES2199389T3 (en) 2004-02-16
ES1042037U (en) 1999-08-16
PT882848E (en) 2003-08-29
EP0882848B1 (en) 2003-05-07
JPH1113097A (en) 1999-01-19

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