EP1698840A3 - PTC heater, especially for a vehicle - Google Patents

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EP1698840A3
EP1698840A3 EP20060290389 EP06290389A EP1698840A3 EP 1698840 A3 EP1698840 A3 EP 1698840A3 EP 20060290389 EP20060290389 EP 20060290389 EP 06290389 A EP06290389 A EP 06290389A EP 1698840 A3 EP1698840 A3 EP 1698840A3
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ptc
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EP1698840A2 (en )
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Michel Brun
Geoffrey Denny
Erwan Gogmos
Pascal Miss
Christophe Schmittheisler
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Mahle Behr France Rouffach SAS
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    • FMECHANICAL ENGINEERING; LIGHTING; HEATING; WEAPONS; BLASTING
    • F24HEATING; RANGES; VENTILATING
    • F24HFLUID HEATERS, e.g. WATER OR AIR HEATERS, HAVING HEAT GENERATING MEANS, IN GENERAL
    • F24H9/00Details
    • F24H9/18Arrangement or mounting of grates, burners, or heating elements
    • F24H9/1854Arrangement or mounting of grates, burners, or heating elements for air heaters
    • F24H9/1863Arrangement or mounting of grates, burners, or heating elements for air heaters electric heating means
    • F24H9/1872PTC Positive temperature coefficient resistor
    • FMECHANICAL ENGINEERING; LIGHTING; HEATING; WEAPONS; BLASTING
    • F24HEATING; RANGES; VENTILATING
    • F24HFLUID HEATERS, e.g. WATER OR AIR HEATERS, HAVING HEAT GENERATING MEANS, IN GENERAL
    • F24H9/00Details
    • F24H9/18Arrangement or mounting of grates, burners, or heating elements
    • F24H9/1854Arrangement or mounting of grates, burners, or heating elements for air heaters
    • F24H9/1863Arrangement or mounting of grates, burners, or heating elements for air heaters electric heating means
    • FMECHANICAL ENGINEERING; LIGHTING; HEATING; WEAPONS; BLASTING
    • F24HEATING; RANGES; VENTILATING
    • F24HFLUID HEATERS, e.g. WATER OR AIR HEATERS, HAVING HEAT GENERATING MEANS, IN GENERAL
    • F24H3/00Air heaters having heat generating means
    • F24H3/02Air heaters having heat generating means with forced circulation
    • F24H3/04Air heaters having heat generating means with forced circulation the air being in direct contact with the heating medium, e.g. electric heating element
    • F24H3/0405Air heaters having heat generating means with forced circulation the air being in direct contact with the heating medium, e.g. electric heating element using electric energy supply, e.g. the heating medium being a resistive element; Heating by direct contact, i.e. with resistive elements, electrodes and fins being bonded together without additional element in-between

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Die Erfindung betrifft einen PTC-Heizer (1), der mindestens ein PTC-Element (2) aufweist, welches zwischen zwei Kontaktblechen (3; 13) angeordnet und mit denselben elektrisch leitend verbunden ist, wobei mindestens ein Kontaktblech (3; 13) auf der Seite des oder der PTC-Elemente (2) mindestens zwei unterschiedlich strukturierte und/oder erhabene Bereiche aufweist. The invention relates to a PTC heater (1) having at least one PTC element (2) interposed between two contact plates; is arranged and connected with the same electrically conductive, wherein at least one contact plate (3; 13) (3 13) or the side of the PTC elements (2) has at least two differently structured and / or raised areas. Die zwei unterschiedlich strukturierten und/oder erhabenen Bereiche liegen bevorzugt dem oder den PTC-Elementen (2) zumindest teilweise direkt gegenüber. The two differently structured and / or raised areas are preferably compared with at least partially directly to the or the PTC elements (2).
EP20060290389 2005-03-04 2006-03-06 PTC heater, especially for a vehicle Active EP1698840B1 (en)

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EP20060290389 EP1698840B1 (en) 2005-03-04 2006-03-06 PTC heater, especially for a vehicle

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EP1698840A2 true EP1698840A2 (en) 2006-09-06
EP1698840A3 true true EP1698840A3 (en) 2010-07-07
EP1698840B1 EP1698840B1 (en) 2013-01-30

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Citations (4)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US3996447A (en) * 1974-11-29 1976-12-07 Texas Instruments Incorporated PTC resistance heater
US4414052A (en) * 1980-12-26 1983-11-08 Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. Positive-temperature-coefficient thermistor heating device
DE9407104U1 (en) * 1994-04-29 1994-10-13 Sunlead Electrical Corp heater
US5598502A (en) * 1993-08-20 1997-01-28 Tdk Corporation PTC heater for use in liquid with close electrical and thermal coupling between electrode plates and thermistors

Patent Citations (4)

* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
US3996447A (en) * 1974-11-29 1976-12-07 Texas Instruments Incorporated PTC resistance heater
US4414052A (en) * 1980-12-26 1983-11-08 Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. Positive-temperature-coefficient thermistor heating device
US5598502A (en) * 1993-08-20 1997-01-28 Tdk Corporation PTC heater for use in liquid with close electrical and thermal coupling between electrode plates and thermistors
DE9407104U1 (en) * 1994-04-29 1994-10-13 Sunlead Electrical Corp heater

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