JP2010248713A - Faucet cover and faucet equipped with the same - Google Patents

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JP2010248713A
JP2010248713A JP2009096612A JP2009096612A JP2010248713A JP 2010248713 A JP2010248713 A JP 2010248713A JP 2009096612 A JP2009096612 A JP 2009096612A JP 2009096612 A JP2009096612 A JP 2009096612A JP 2010248713 A JP2010248713 A JP 2010248713A
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Norihide Nogami
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<P>PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a faucet cover with a good appearance, which can maintain a properly assembled state by a simple constitution, and a faucet equipped with the faucet cover. <P>SOLUTION: This faucet cover has an upper cover portion 11A which is arranged above the faucet body 2 in such a manner as to cover the faucet body 2; and the upper cover portion 11A is placed on a coupling stay 4 which is coupled to the faucet 1 having the faucet body 2. <P>COPYRIGHT: (C)2011,JPO&INPIT

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本発明は、水栓カバー及びこれを備えた水栓に関する。 The present invention relates to a faucet having a faucet cover and this.

従来の水栓カバーとして、水栓本体の上方に配置される上方カバー部分と、水栓本体の左右に配置される側方カバー部分とを備え、上方カバー部分を有する上カバーと側方カバー部分を有する横カバーとが別体となっているものがある。 As a conventional faucet cover comprises an upper cover portion disposed above the faucet body and a side cover portion disposed on the left and right of the faucet body, the cover and the side cover top portion having an upper cover portion there is one and the lateral cover is a separate with.

そして、この水栓カバーにおいて、上カバーに対して横カバーを強固に取り付けるために、側方カバー部分に係止爪を連設すると共に、上方カバー部分の背面側から下部に折り返されて形成された折り返し部に係止孔を設け、係止爪を係止孔に係止させることが考えられる(例えば、特許文献1参照)。 Then, in the faucet cover, in order to attach the lateral cover firmly against the upper cover, as well as continuously arranged claws laterally cover portion, is formed from the rear side of the upper cover portion is folded at the bottom and the locking hole provided in the folded portion, it is conceivable to lock the locking claw with the engaging hole (e.g., see Patent Document 1).

特開2008−231874号公報 JP 2008-231874 JP

しかし、前記水栓カバーでは、上カバーに対して横カバーが背面側において係止するに過ぎず、上側から加わった下向き荷重によって上方カバー部分の中央部が凹み得る。 However, in the faucet cover only the lateral cover with respect to the upper cover is locked on the back side, the central portion of the upper cover part by the downward load applied from above can dent. そして、上方カバー部分が凹むとなれば、水栓カバーは見栄えの点で低い評価を受け兼ねない上、上方カバー部分の凹みに伴って、係止孔から係止爪が離脱し易くなったり、上カバーと横カバーとの間に大きな隙間が形成されてしまったりする等、組付け(取付け)状態が悪化する恐れもある。 Then, if the recessed the upper cover part, on the faucet cover that does not serve as receiving a low rating in terms of appearance, along with the depression of the upper cover part, or become liable to withdrawal engaging claw from the locking hole, etc. or large gap is too long and is formed between the upper cover and the lateral cover, there is a possibility that the assembly (mounting) condition worsens.

本発明は上述の実情に鑑みてなされたもので、その目的は、見栄えが良く、シンプルな構成によって良好な組付け状態を維持することのできる水栓カバー及びこれを備えた水栓を提供することにある。 The present invention has been made in view of the above circumstances, and its object is looking well, to provide a faucet cover and the faucet having the same capable of maintaining a good assembly state with a simple configuration It lies in the fact.

上記目的を達成するために、本発明に係る水栓カバーは、水栓本体の上方に該水栓本体を覆うように配置される上方カバー部分を有し、この上方カバー部分が、前記水栓本体を有する水栓に連結される連結ステーに載置される(請求項1)。 To achieve the above object, faucet cover according to the present invention, has an upper cover portion arranged to cover the water plug body above the faucet body, this upper cover portion, said faucet It is placed on the joint stay connected to the faucet having a body (claim 1).

上記水栓カバーにおいて、前記上方カバー部分にリブ又は段部が設けられ、前記上方カバー部分が前記連結ステーに載置された状態では前記リブ又は段部が該連結ステーに当接するように構成されていてもよい(請求項2)。 In the faucet cover, said rib or step portion in the upper cover part is provided, wherein in a state where the upper cover part is placed on the connecting stay is constructed such that the rib or step portion abuts on the connecting stay which may be (claim 2).

上記水栓カバーにおいて、前記連結ステーは、前記水栓本体に接続される二つの偏心管にわたって連結されるものであってもよい(請求項3)。 In the faucet cover, the connecting stays, may be one that is connected across the two eccentric pipe connected to the faucet body (claim 3).

上記水栓カバーが、前記上方カバー部分の下面から下方に向けて延びる二つの弾性片を有し、前記二つの弾性片又は前記連結ステーの何れか一方に係合部が設けられ、他方に前記係合部が係合する被係合部が設けられていてもよい(請求項4)。 The faucet cover has two elastic pieces extending downward from the lower surface of the upper cover portion, the engaging portion is provided on one of the two elastic pieces or the joint stay, the the other engaging portion may optionally engaged portion is provided which engages (claim 4).

上記水栓カバーが、前記弾性片よりも左右方向外側に配置される側方カバー部分を備え、前記側方カバー部分に、前記弾性片に当接する部分が連設されていてもよい(請求項5)。 The faucet cover is provided with the side cover portion disposed in the left-right direction outer side than the elastic pieces, the lateral cover portions, portion abutting the elastic piece which may be continuously provided (claim 5).

上記水栓カバーが、前記水栓の左右側方に配置され、前記上方カバー部分に連結される側方カバー部分を備えていてもよい(請求項6)。 The faucet cover is placed on the right and left sides of the faucet, which may be provided with a lateral cover portion coupled to the upper cover portion (claim 6).

上記水栓カバーにおいて、前記上方カバー部分と前記側方カバー部分とは、それぞれの左右端から左右方向内側に位置する部分において連結されていてもよい(請求項7)。 In the faucet cover, wherein the the upper cover portion and said side cover portion, which may be connected at a portion located in the lateral inward from the respective left and right ends (claim 7).

また、本発明に係る水栓カバーが、水栓本体の上方に該水栓本体を覆うように配置される上方カバー部分と、 Further, water faucet cover according to the present invention, the upper cover portion disposed above the faucet body so as to cover the water plug body,
前記水栓本体の左右側方に配置され、前記上方カバー部分に連結される側方カバー部分とを備え、 It is arranged on both sides of the faucet body, and a side cover portion coupled to the upper cover portion,
前記側方カバー部分の上部には、前記上方カバー部分の左右端部を保持する保持部分が設けられ、該保持部分は、後側ほど幅広となる平面視形状を有するものであってもよい(請求項8)。 The upper portion of the side cover portion, said holding portion for holding the right and left ends of the upper cover part is provided, the retaining portion may also have a planar shape to be wider as rear ( according to claim 8).

上記水栓カバーにおいて、前記上方カバー部分の左右端は後側ほど左右方向外側に位置し、前記上方カバー部分の後部と前記側方カバー部分の後部とは、それぞれの左右端から左右方向内側に位置する部分において連結されていてもよい(請求項9)。 In the faucet cover, the left and right ends of the upper cover portion is located outward in the left-right direction as the rear, the the rear of the rear and the side cover portion of the upper cover portion, in the left-right direction inside from the respective left and right ends which may be connected at a portion located (claim 9).

一方、上記目的を達成するために、本発明に係る水栓は、請求項1〜9のいずれかに記載の水栓カバーを備えている(請求項10)。 Meanwhile, in order to achieve the above object, faucet according to the present invention includes the faucet cover according to any one of claims 1-9 (claim 10).

請求項1に係る発明では、見栄えが良く、シンプルな構成によって良好な組付け状態を維持することのできる水栓カバー及びこれを備えた水栓が得られる。 In the invention according to claim 1, appearance is good, simple faucet with a faucet cover and which is capable of maintaining a good assembly state by the structure is obtained.

すなわち、請求項1に係る発明では、上方カバー部分を連結ステーに載置させるというシンプルな構成によって、上側から加わった下向き荷重によって上方カバー部分の中央部が凹むことを効果的に防止することができ、上方カバー部分は凹まないので見栄えの点でも向上を図ることができる。 That is, in the invention according to claim 1, with a simple construction that is placed on the upper cover portion to the connecting stay, it is possible to effectively prevent the recessed central portion of the upper cover part by the downward load applied from the upper side can, it is possible to even improve in terms of appearance since the upper cover part is not recessed.

さらに、上方カバー部分に連結される側方カバー部分を備えた場合には(請求項6、7)、上方カバー部分が凹むことに伴って側方カバー部分が離脱し易くなったり上方カバー部分と側方カバー部分との間に隙間が形成されたりするといった不都合も生じないので、良好な組付け状態を維持することができる。 Furthermore, (claim 6, 7) when provided with a lateral cover portion coupled to the upper cover portion, and an upper cover portion may become liable to withdrawal side cover portion with that depressed the upper cover portion does not occur inconvenience or gap is formed between the side cover portion, it is possible to maintain good assembled state.

請求項2に係る発明では、上記の効果を、上方カバー部分に設けられたリブ又は段部を連結ステーに当接させるというこれもまたシンプルな構成によって大いに高めることができる。 In the invention according to claim 2, the above effects can be enhanced greatly by this is also simple composition that is brought into contact with ribs or connecting the step portion stays provided above the cover portion.

請求項3に係る発明では、連結ステーによって、例えば壁面に対する固定の際に二つの偏心管が回動しなくなるので、施工性の向上を図ることができる。 In the invention according to claim 3, the connecting stays, for example, because the two eccentric tubes in fixed against the wall is not rotated, it is possible to improve the workability.

請求項4に係る発明では、上方カバー部分が強く固定されて非常に安定する。 In the invention according to claim 4, very stable upper cover portion is fixed strongly.

請求項5に係る発明では、外力によって側方カバー部分が上方カバー部分の内側に入り込んでしまうことは確実に防止され、更には、弾性片に対する側方カバー部分の当接により上方カバー部分が変形し難くなり、上方カバー部分の中央部が凹むことが一層強力に防止されることになる。 In the invention according to claim 5, the side cover portion by an external force is reliably prevented that may enter the inside of the upper cover portion, and further, deformation upper cover portion by the abutment of the side cover portion for resilient piece hardly it becomes, so that the central portion of the upper cover portion that is recessed is more strongly preventing.

請求項6〜9に係る発明では、上カバー11と左右のカバー12,13との間に隙間が生じることや、この隙間によってガタツキが生じることはより確実に防止される。 In the invention according to claim 6-9, generation of a gap or between the upper cover 11 and the left and right cover 12, the rattling by this gap is generated is more reliably prevented.

そして、請求項10に係る発明では、上記種々の効果を奏する水栓が得られる。 Then, in the invention according to claim 10, faucet achieve the above-described various advantages.

本発明の一実施の形態に係る水栓の使用状態を概略的に示す斜視図である。 A use state of the faucet according to an embodiment of the present invention is a perspective view schematically showing. (A)及び(B)は前記水栓の構成を概略的に示す斜視図である。 (A) and (B) is a perspective view showing the configuration of the faucet schematically. 前記水栓の構成を概略的に示す分解斜視図である。 The structure of the faucet is an exploded perspective view schematically showing. 前記水栓の構成を概略的に示す分解斜視図である。 The structure of the faucet is an exploded perspective view schematically showing. (A)及び(B)は横カバー及び下カバーを除いた状態の前記水栓の構成を概略的に示す斜視図及び背面図である。 (A) and (B) is a perspective view and a rear view schematically showing the configuration of the faucet in a state of excluding the lateral and lower covers. 前記水栓の主に背面側の構成を概略的に示す部分切断斜視図である。 Mainly on the back side configuration of the faucet is a partial cutaway perspective view schematically showing. (A)及び(B)は前記水栓の要部の構成を概略的に示す分解斜視図である。 (A) and (B) is an exploded perspective view showing a main part of the faucet schematically. (A)及び(B)は上カバーを除いていない状態及び除いた状態の前記水栓の構成を概略的に示す平面図である。 (A) and (B) is a plan view schematically showing the configuration of the faucet in a state where the state and has been removed does not eliminate the upper cover. (A)〜(C)は前記水栓の上カバーの構成を概略的に示す平面図、正面図及び底面図、(D)は(B)のA−A線断面図、(E)は上カバーの側面図、(F)は(C)のB−B線断面図、(G)は上カバーの背面図、(H)は上カバーの斜視図である。 (A) ~ (C) is a plan view schematically showing the structure of a cover over the faucet, front view and a bottom view, (D) is a sectional view along line A-A of (B), (E) the upper side view of the cover, (F) is sectional view taken along line B-B of (C), (G) is a rear view of the upper cover is a perspective view of (H) the upper cover. (A)〜(G)は前記水栓の横カバーの構成を概略的に示す斜視図、平面図、内側面図、底面図、正面図、外側面図及び背面図である。 (A) ~ (G) is a perspective view schematically showing the structure of a lateral cover of the faucet, a plan view, view the inner surface, a bottom view, a front view, outer side and rear views. (A)〜(C)は前記水栓の下カバーの構成を概略的に示す正面図、底面図及び側面図、(D)は(A)のA−A線断面図、(E)〜(G)は下カバーの平面図、背面図及び斜視図、(H)は(A)のB−B線断面図である。 (A) ~ (C) is a front view showing the structure of a lower cover of the faucet schematically, a bottom view and a side view, (D) is a sectional view along line A-A of (A), (E) ~ ( G) is a plan view of the lower cover, back view and a perspective view, (H) is a sectional view taken along line B-B of (a). (A)〜(D)は前記水栓の連結ステーの構成を概略的に示す背面図、底面図、側面図及び斜視図である。 (A) ~ (D) is a rear view schematically showing the structure of a joint stay of the faucet, a bottom view, a side view and a perspective view. (A)及び(B)は前記水栓の上カバーの変形例の構成を概略的に示す底面図及び背面図である。 (A) and (B) is a bottom view and a rear view schematically showing the configuration of a modification of the upper cover of the faucet.

以下、本発明を実施するための形態について図面を参照しながら説明する。 It will be described below with reference to the accompanying drawings embodiments of the present invention.

図1に示すように、本発明の一実施の形態に係る水栓(以下、「本水栓」と略記する)1は、いわゆる壁面取付型のカバー水栓であり、浴室の壁面Wに取り付けられている。 As shown in FIG. 1, the faucet according to an embodiment of the present invention (hereinafter, abbreviated as "Honmizusen") is a cover faucet so-called wall-mounted, attached to the wall surface W of a bathroom It is. 尚、図1において、Cはカウンタ、Hはシャワーホースであり、シャワーホースHは本水栓1に接続され、その下流側にはハンドシャワーヘッドHaが設けられている。 Incidentally, in FIG. 1, C is the counter, H is the shower hose, shower hose H is connected to Honmizusen 1, hand shower heads Ha is provided on the downstream side.

本水栓1は、図3及び図4に示すように、左右方向に延びる略円筒状の水栓本体2を備え、この水栓本体2には二つの偏心管3,3が後方から接続されている。 Honmizusen 1, as shown in FIGS. 3 and 4, comprises a substantially cylindrical faucet body 2 extending in the lateral direction, this is the faucet body 2 is connected two eccentric tubes 3, 3 from the rear ing. そして、二つの偏心管3,3の上流側には、図外の湯水供給用の供給配管がそれぞれ接続され、二つの供給配管から偏心管3,3内に至った湯及び水は水栓本体2内に別々に導入される。 Then, on the upstream side of the two eccentric tubes 3,3, an unillustrated hot water supply pipe for supplying is connected, the hot water and water leading to the eccentric tube 3,3 from two feed pipes faucet body It is introduced separately into 2.

図3、図4、図5(B)、図6に示すように、偏心管3には偏心管3自体を壁面Wに固定するためのステー部分3aが設けられていて、このステー部分3aに形成された取付孔3bを挿通するねじ等の取付部材(図示していない)によって偏心管3は壁面Wに取り付けられる。 3, 4, as shown in FIG. 5 (B), FIG. 6, the eccentric tube 3 have the stay portion 3a is provided for fixing the eccentric tube 3 itself to the wall W, to the stay portion 3a eccentric pipe 3 by a mounting member such as a screw for inserting the formed attachment holes 3b (not shown) is attached to the wall surface W. さらに、各偏心管3には止水栓が設けられており、図4において、3cはその止水操作を行うための操作部である。 In addition, each eccentric tube 3 is provided with a stop cock, in FIG. 4, 3c is an operation unit for performing the waterproofing operations.

ここで、壁面Wに対する二つの偏心管3の固定の際に、二つの偏心管3,3にわたって連結ステー4(図3及び図4参照)が連結されるのであり、これにより、両者3,3間の距離は一定(例えば100mm)に保たれる。 Here, when the two eccentric pipe 3 fixed against the wall surface W, and than joint stay over two eccentric tubes 3,3 4 (see FIGS. 3 and 4) are connected, thereby, both 3,3 the distance between is kept constant (for example, 100 mm).

連結ステー4は、例えばPP(ポリプロピレン)等の合成樹脂からなり、図12(A)〜(D)に示すように、略直方体形状の中空ブロックから下面と背面とを取り除いた外観を呈する部材であり、天板部4aと、前板部4bと、左右の側板部4c,4cとを有している。 Joint stay 4, for example, PP consists (polypropylene) synthetic resin such, as shown in FIG. 12 (A) ~ (D), a member exhibiting an appearance from the hollow block having a substantially rectangular parallelepiped shape by removing the lower surface and the back surface There has a top plate portion 4a, before and plate portion 4b, the left and right side plate portions 4c, and 4c.

そして、前板部4bの左右に設けられた連結孔4dと(図3、図4、図12(A)及び(D)参照)、各偏心管3に設けられた連結孔3d(図3参照)との位置合わせを行い、両連結孔3d,4dを挿通するビス等の連結部材d(図5(A)参照)を用いることにより、連結ステー4を二つの偏心管3,3にわたって連結することができる。 Then, before a connecting hole 4d provided on the right and left plate portions 4b (see FIGS. 3 and 4, FIG. 12 (A) and (D)), connecting hole 3d (see FIG. 3 provided in the eccentric tube 3 ) and aligns the, by using both the connecting hole 3d, the coupling member such as a screw inserting the 4d d reference (FIG. 5 (a)), to connect the connecting stay 4 over two eccentric tubes 3,3 be able to.

また、偏心管3,3から水栓本体2の内部に導入された湯水を水栓本体2の外部に導出するための導出部として、吐水口5と、シャワーエルボ6とが設けられている(図4参照)。 Also, the hot water introduced from the eccentric tube 3,3 inside the faucet body 2 as derivation unit for deriving the external faucet body 2, a water discharge port 5, and the shower elbow 6 is provided ( see Fig. 4). ここで、図4に示すように、吐水口5は、水栓本体2の左右方向における中央部から前方に突出するノーズ部2aの下部に設けられ、シャワーエルボ6は、水栓本体2の左右方向における中央部の後面側から外部に向けて延びている(図5(B)も参照)。 Here, as shown in FIG. 4, the spout 5 is provided in the lower portion of the nose portion 2a projecting forward from the middle part in the lateral direction of the faucet body 2, the shower elbow 6, left and right water faucet main body 2 and extends toward the outside from the rear side of the central portion in the direction (see FIG. 5 (B) also). 尚、上述のシャワーホースH(図1参照)はこのシャワーエルボ6に接続される。 Incidentally, the above-described shower hose H (see FIG. 1) is connected to the shower elbow 6.

また、図3及び図4に示すように、水栓本体2には、二つのハンドル7,8が取り付けられ、一方のハンドル7により、導出部(吐水口5又はシャワーエルボ6)から水栓本体2の外部に導出される湯水の温度を調節することができ、他方のハンドル8により、導出部の切替え(湯水を吐水口5から導出する状態とシャワーエルボ6から導出する状態との切替え)と、導出(吐水)流量の調整(止水状態も含む)とを行うことができる。 Further, as shown in FIGS. 3 and 4, the faucet body 2, two handles 7 and 8 is attached, by one of the handle 7, faucet body from the outlet portion (spout 5 or shower elbow 6) it is possible to adjust the hot water temperature is derived on the second external, the other handle 8, the deriving unit switched (switching the states derived from the state and the shower elbow 6 to derive the hot water from the water discharge port 5) (including water stop state) deriving (water discharge) adjustment of flow rate and can be carried out.

そして、本水栓1は、水栓本体2と、偏心管3,3と、各偏心管3に接続される図外の供給配管と、連結ステー4とを覆う水栓カバーを備えている(図2(A)及び(B)参照)。 Then, Honmizusen 1 comprises a faucet body 2, an eccentric pipe 3,3, and an unillustrated supply pipe connected to the eccentric tube 3, the faucet cover covering the joint stay 4 ( Figure 2 (A) and (B) refer). 尚、図2(A)及び(B)に示すように、操作部3c,3cと、吐水口5と、シャワーエルボ6と、二つのハンドル7,8とは、それぞれの機能を発揮する必要上、水栓カバーによって覆われず外部に露出する。 As shown in FIG. 2 (A) and (B), the operation unit 3c, and 3c, a water discharge port 5, a shower elbow 6, the two handles 7 and 8, on the need to exert the respective functions , exposed to the outside without being covered by the faucet cover.

水栓カバーは、例えばABS樹脂等の合成樹脂からなり、図3及び図4に示すように、上カバー11と、右カバー12と、左カバー13と、下カバー14とを備えている。 Faucet cover, for example, a synthetic resin such as ABS resin, as shown in FIGS. 3 and 4, the upper cover 11, a right cover 12, the left cover 13, and a lower cover 14.

次に、本水栓1における上記水栓カバー(の取付構造)の詳細な説明も兼ねて、本水栓1の組付け及び設置方法について説明する。 Then, also serves as a detailed description of the faucet cover (mounting structure) of the Honmizusen 1, illustrating the assembly and installation method for Honmizusen 1.

(1)二つの偏心管3,3、吐水口5、シャワーエルボ6、二つのハンドル7,8を備えた水栓本体2を有する本水栓1に対して(図3及び図4参照)、連結ステー4が連結される。 (1) The two eccentric tubes 3,3, spout 5, a shower elbow 6, with respect to the faucet 1 having faucet body 2 with two handles 7 and 8 (see FIGS. 3 and 4), consolidated stay 4 is connected. 尚、本例では、二つの偏心管3,3に連結ステー4が連結される。 In the present example, joint stay 4 is connected to two eccentric tubes 3,3.

(2)水栓本体2に対して上カバー11が取り付けられ、このとき、上カバー11は連結ステー4に連結される。 (2) the upper cover 11 is attached to the faucet body 2, this time, the upper cover 11 is connected to the connecting stay 4.

すなわち、上カバー11は、図2(A)及び(B)、図3、図4、図5(A)、図9(A)〜(H)に示すように(特に、図2(A)と図3とを対比し、また、図2(B)と図4とを対比すれば明らかなように)、水栓本体2、偏心管3,3、連結ステー4の上方にこれらを覆うように配置される上方カバー部分11Aと、水栓本体2の前部を覆う前方カバー部分11Bとを有している。 That is, the upper cover 11, FIG. 2 (A) and (B), 3, 4, FIG. 5 (A), the as shown in FIG. 9 (A) ~ (H) (in particular, FIG. 2 (A) and by comparison with Figure 3, and as it is apparent from comparison between FIG. 4 FIG. 2 (B)), the water faucet main body 2, an eccentric pipe 3,3, so as to cover these above the joint stay 4 an upper cover portion 11A disposed, and a front cover portion 11B covering the front portion of the faucet body 2.

上方カバー部分11Aの平面視は、後部側ほど左右に広がる略等脚台形状をしている(図1、図8(A)、図9(A)参照)。 Plan view of the upper cover portion 11A has an approximately isosceles shape extending in the left and right toward the rear side (see FIG. 1, FIG. 8 (A), the FIG. 9 (A)). そして、図4、図7(A)、図9(C)〜(E)に示すように、上方カバー部分11Aの後部の左右には、上方カバー部分11Aの下面から下向きに延びる弾性片15,15が連設されており、各弾性片15に形成された係合孔(被係合部の一例)15aと、連結ステー4の左右の側板部4c,4cにそれぞれ形成された係合突起(係合部の一例)4eとの係合により、上カバー11は連結ステー4に取り付けられる(図5(A)、図6参照)。 Then, 4, as shown in FIG. 7 (A), FIG. 9 (C) ~ (E), a rear portion of the right and left upper cover portion 11A, the resilient piece 15 extending downwardly from the lower surface of the upper cover portion 11A, 15 are continuously provided, (one example of the engaged portion) engaging hole formed in the elastic pieces 15 15a and right and left side plates 4c of the joint stay 4, the engaging projections formed respectively on 4c ( by the engagement of the example) 4e of the engaging portion, the upper cover 11 is attached to the connecting stay 4 (FIG. 5 (a), the see Figure 6).

一方、前方カバー部分11Bは、ノーズ部2a等が設けられた水栓本体2の前部にほぼ沿うように形成され、図3、図4、図9(C)及び(H)に示すように、前方カバー部分11Bの下部の左右には、後方に向けて延びる突設部分16が設けられている。 On the other hand, the front cover portion 11B is nose portion 2a or the like is formed along substantially the front of the faucet body 2 provided, 3, 4, as shown in FIG. 9 (C) and (H) , the lower left and right of the front cover portion 11B, projecting portions 16 extending rearward is provided. そして、各突設部分16に形成された貫通孔16aと、水栓本体2の下部の左右に形成された雌ねじ部2b(図4参照)との位置合わせが行われ、貫通孔16aを貫通し雌ねじ部2bに螺着するねじ部材s(図7(B)参照)によって、上カバー11は水栓本体2に取り付けられる。 Then, a through hole 16a formed in the projecting portion 16, positioning of the internal thread portion 2b formed on the left and right of the bottom of the faucet body 2 (see FIG. 4) is performed, through the through hole 16a by a screw member s screwing into the internal thread portion 2b (see FIG. 7 (B)), the upper cover 11 is attached to the faucet body 2.

ここで、図4、図9(C)及び(G)に示すように、上方カバー部分11Aの下面には、前後方向に延びる複数(図示例では五つ)のリブ17が設けられている。 Here, as shown in FIG. 4, FIG. 9 (C) and (G), on the lower surface of the upper cover portion 11A, the rib 17 of the is provided with a plurality (five in the illustrated example) extending in the longitudinal direction. 従って、上カバー11は水栓本体2及び連結ステー4に取り付けられると、リブ17が連結ステー4の天板部4aに当接して上方カバー部分11Aが連結ステー4に載置された状態になる。 Therefore, when the upper cover 11 is attached to the faucet body 2 and the connecting stay 4, a state where the rib 17 is the upper cover portion 11A in contact with the top plate portion 4a of the joint stay 4 is placed on the joint stay 4 . 尚、各リブ17の上下方向の厚みは、後側ほど大きくなっている(図4、図9(E)参照)。 Incidentally, the vertical thickness of each rib 17 is made larger as the rear (see FIG. 4, FIG. 9 (E)).

(3)上カバー11に対して右カバー12及び左カバー13が取り付けられる。 (3) right cover 12 and the left cover 13 is attached to the upper cover 11.

すなわち、右カバー12及び左カバー13は、二つの偏心管3,3や連結ステー4の左右側方にこれらの部材3,4を左右から覆うように配置される側方カバー部分を構成する部材である。 That is, the right cover 12 and the left cover 13, the members constituting the lateral cover portion arranged to cover the right and left of these members 3 and 4 to the left and right sides of the two eccentric tubes 3,3 and joint stay 4 it is.

右カバー12は、図10(A)〜(G)に示すように、略板状の部材であり、図3、図4、図10(A),(C),(F)に示すように、右カバー12の側面視は、前側が湾曲状に切り欠かれた略矩形状をしており、上縁には後側向きに若干の上り傾斜がつけられている。 Right cover 12, as shown in FIG. 10 (A) ~ (G), a substantially plate-like member, 3, 4, as shown in FIG. 10 (A), (C), (F) , a side view of the right cover 12, the front side has a substantially rectangular shape which is cut out in a curved shape, are attached is a slight upward slope to the rear direction to the upper edge. また、図8(A)及び(B)を対比すれば明らかなように、右カバー12の上部には、上方カバー部分11Aの正面視における右端部を保持する保持部分18が設けられ、保持部分18の平面視は、後側ほど幅広となる略三角形状をしている。 Further, as is apparent from comparison FIGS. 8 (A) and 8 (B), the upper portion of the right cover 12, the holding portion 18 for holding the right end of the front view of the upper cover portion 11A is provided, the retaining part 18 plan view has a substantially triangular shape that is wider as the rear.

そして、図7(A)及び(B)に示すように、保持部分18の前後と右カバー12の下部の計三箇所にそれぞれ形成された係合孔(被係合部の一例)19に、上カバー11の上方カバー部分11Aの正面視右側の前後と突設部分16の計三箇所にそれぞれ形成された係合爪(係合部の一例)20が係合されることにより、右カバー12は上カバー11に取り付けられる。 Then, as shown in FIG. 7 (A) and (B), 19 (an example of the engaged portion) before and after the engagement hole respectively formed in total three places of the lower portion of the right cover 12 of the holding portion 18, by upper cover portion 11A viewed from the front right side of the front and rear and a total of three places claw formed respective projecting portions 16 of (an example of engaging portions) 20 of the upper cover 11 is engaged, the right cover 12 It is attached to the upper cover 11.

このように、上カバー11に取り付けられた右カバー12は、保持部分18の一部が上方カバー部分11Aに設けられた弾性片15に当接するので(図6参照)、外力によって右カバー12が上カバー11の内側に入り込んでしまうことは防止される。 Thus, the right cover 12 attached to the upper cover 11, a portion of the holding portion 18 abuts the elastic piece 15 provided on the upper cover portion 11A (see FIG. 6), the right cover 12 by an external force it may enter the inside of the upper cover 11 is prevented.

尚、左カバー13は、図3及び図4に示すように、右カバー12の鏡像をなす部材(右カバー12に対して面対称となる部材)であり、上カバー11に対する取付けは右カバー12と同様に行える。 Incidentally, the left cover 13, as shown in FIGS. 3 and 4, a member having a mirror image of the right cover 12 (member to be plane symmetric with respect to right cover 12), attachment to the upper cover 11 is right cover 12 similar to perform.

(4)偏心管3,3を壁面Wに固定する。 (4) for fixing the eccentric tube 3,3 to the wall W.

(5)各偏心管3に供給配管を接続する。 (5) connecting the supply pipe to the eccentric tube 3.

(6)最後に、下カバー14(図11(A)〜(H)参照)を、上カバー11、右カバー12、左カバー13により形成される開口部に対して下方から嵌め込み、図1に示す状態にする(図2(A)及び(B)も参照)。 (6) Finally, the lower cover 14 (see FIG. 11 (A) ~ (H)), the upper cover 11, the right cover 12 is fitted from below to the opening portion formed by the left cover 13, FIG. 1 a state shown (FIG. 2 (a) and (B) see also).

上記構成を備えた本水栓1では、上方カバー部分11Aを連結ステー4に載置させるというシンプルな構成によって、上側から加わった下向き荷重によって上方カバー部分11Aの中央部が凹むことを効果的に防止することができ、この効果は、上方カバー部分11Aに設けられたリブ17を連結ステー4の天板部4aに当接させるというこれもまたシンプルな構成によって大いに高まることになる。 In the faucet 1 having the above configuration, with a simple construction that is placed on the upper cover portion 11A to the connecting stay 4, that the recessed central portion of the upper cover portion 11A effectively by the downward load applied from the upper side it is possible to prevent this effect will this also greatly enhances that with a simple configuration that is brought into contact with rib 17 provided in the upper cover portion 11A to the top plate portion 4a of the joint stay 4. そして、上方カバー部分11Aは凹まないので見栄えが良く、さらに、上方カバー部分11Aが凹むことに伴って左右のカバー12,13が離脱し易くなったり上カバー11と左右のカバー12,13との間に隙間が形成されたりするといった不都合も生じないので、良好な組付け状態を維持することができる。 Then, look good because no dent the upper cover portion 11A, further, the upper cover 11 left and right cover 12, 13 may become easily detached along with the upper cover portion 11A is recessed and the left and right cover 12 It does not occur inconvenience or gap is formed between, it is possible to maintain good assembled state.

また、水栓本体2に接続される二つの偏心管3,3にわたって連結ステー4が連結されるので、壁面Wに対する固定の際に二つの偏心管3,3が回動せず、施工性の向上を図ることもできる。 Further, since the joint stay 4 is connected across the two eccentric tubes 3, 3 are connected to the water faucet main body 2, two eccentric tubes 3,3 in the fixed relative to the wall surface W is not rotated, the workability It can also be improved.

さらに、連結ステー4に上方カバー部分11Aの弾性片15,15を係合させるので、上方カバー部分11Aを有する上カバー11が強く固定されて非常に安定する。 Furthermore, since the engaged to the elastic pieces 15, 15 of the upper cover portion 11A to the connecting stay 4 is very stable and is fixed on the cover 11 is strongly having an upper cover portion 11A.

加えて、二つの弾性片15,15よりも左右方向外側に配置される左右のカバー12,13に、弾性片15,15に当接する部分(保持部分18)を設けてあるので、上述したように、外力によって左右のカバー12,13が上カバー11の内側に入り込んでしまうことは確実に防止され、更には、弾性片15,15に対するカバー12,13の当接により上方カバー部分11Aが変形し難くなり、上方カバー部分11Aの中央部が凹むことが一層強力に防止されることになる。 In addition, the cover 12, 13 of the left and right are disposed on the left and right outward of the two elastic pieces 15 and 15, since the elastic pieces 15 and 15 is provided with a contacting portion (holding portion 18), as described above in, it is reliably prevented that the cover 12, 13 of the left and right by the external force may enter the inside of the upper cover 11, further, upper cover portion 11A is deformed by the abutment of the cover 12 relative to the elastic pieces 15 and 15 hardly it becomes, so that the central portion of the upper cover portion 11A that is recessed is more strongly prevented.

しかも、上方カバー部分11Aの左右端は後側ほど左右方向外側に位置すると共に、左右のカバー12,13の保持部分18は後側ほど幅広となる平面視形状を有し、上方カバー部分11Aと保持部分18との接触面積は大である上、上方カバー部分11Aの後部と左右のカバー12,13の後部とは、それぞれの左右端から左右方向内側に位置する部分(係合爪20、係合孔19)において連結されているので、上カバー11と左右のカバー12,13との間に隙間が生じることや、この隙間によってガタツキが生じることはより確実に防止される。 Moreover, the left and right ends of the upper cover portion 11A is thereby located in the left-right direction outer side as rear, retaining portion 18 of the left and right cover 12, 13 has a plan view shape which is wider as the rear, the upper cover portion 11A on the contact area between the holding portion 18 is large, and the rear portion of the rear left and right cover 12, 13 of the upper cover portion 11A, the portion located in the lateral inward from the respective left and right ends (engagement claws 20, engaging since they are connected in Goana 19), generation of a gap or between the upper cover 11 and the left and right cover 12, the rattling by this gap is generated is more reliably prevented.

尚、上記構成を有する本水栓1において、係合部と被係合部とによって互いに係合しあう部材間の係合構造は、例えば係合部と被係合部とをそれぞれ逆の部材側に設ける等、適宜変更可能であることは言うまでもなく、この例に限られず、本水栓1において、各部材の材料や形状等の構成要素は適宜変更することができる。 In the present faucet 1 having the above structure, the engaging structure, for example, each reverse member and the engaging portion and the engaged portion between the members mutually engage each other by the engaging portion and the engaged portion etc. provided on the side, it is needless to say can be changed as appropriate, not limited to this example, in Honmizusen 1, the components of the material or shape of the members may be appropriately changed.

例えば、偏心管3は、水栓本体2と上記供給配管とを接続する接続部材の一例であり、偏心管3に代わる継手を設けてもよいし、供給配管を水栓本体2に直接接続するようにしてもよく、これらの場合、継手又は供給配管を壁面Wに固定するための固定手段を設ければよい。 For example, the eccentric tube 3 is an example of a connecting member for connecting the faucet body 2 and the supply pipe may be provided with a joint in place of the eccentric tube 3 is connected directly to the supply pipe to the faucet body 2 may be so, in these cases, may be provided locking means for locking the joint or supply pipe to the wall W.

また、本水栓1では、左右のカバー12,13の保持部分18を上カバー11の弾性片15,15に当接させることにより、左右のカバー12,13が上カバー11内に入り込むことを防止しているが、これに代えて、例えば、左右のカバー12,13の一部が連結ステー4に当接するようにしてもよい。 Further, the Honmizusen 1, by abutting the retaining portion 18 of the left and right covers 12 and 13 to the elastic pieces 15, 15 of the upper cover 11, that right and left of the cover 12 from entering the upper cover 11 Although prevented, instead of this, for example, part of the left and right cover 12, 13 may be in contact with connecting stay 4.

また、本水栓1では、上カバー11が樹脂製であることを前提にしてリブ17を設けて上カバー11の強度向上を図っているが、例えば上カバー11が金属製であれば、リブ17に代えて、段部17a(図13(A)及び(B))を設け、上方カバー部分11Aが連結ステー4に載置された状態では段部17aが連結ステー4に当接するようにしてもよい。 Further, the Honmizusen 1, although the upper cover 11 is reduce sensitivity of the upper cover 11 on the assumption by providing a rib 17 that is made of resin, for example, the upper cover 11 if made of metal, the ribs instead of 17, the stepped portion 17a (FIGS. 13 (a) and 13 (B)) and is provided, in a state where the upper cover portion 11A is placed on the joint stay 4 so as stepped portion 17a abuts on the connecting stay 4 it may be.

1 水栓 2 水栓本体 3 偏心管 4 連結ステー 11A 上方カバー部分 1 water faucet 2 faucet body 3 eccentric tube 4 connecting stay 11A upper cover portion

Claims (10)

  1. 水栓本体の上方に該水栓本体を覆うように配置される上方カバー部分を有し、この上方カバー部分が、前記水栓本体を有する水栓に連結される連結ステーに載置される水栓カバー。 Has an upper cover portion arranged to above the faucet body to cover the water plug body, water the upper cover portion, which is placed on the joint stay connected to the faucet with the faucet body plug cover.
  2. 前記上方カバー部分にリブ又は段部が設けられ、前記上方カバー部分が前記連結ステーに載置された状態では前記リブ又は段部が該連結ステーに当接する請求項1に記載の水栓カバー。 It said upper cover portion rib or stepped portion is provided, faucet cover according to claim 1 wherein the rib or step portion in a state where the upper cover part is placed on the connecting stay is brought into contact with the connecting stay.
  3. 前記連結ステーは、前記水栓本体に接続される二つの偏心管にわたって連結される請求項1または2に記載の水栓カバー。 The connection stays, faucets cover according to claim 1 or 2 is connected across the two eccentric pipe connected to the faucet body.
  4. 前記上方カバー部分の下面から下方に向けて延びる二つの弾性片を有し、前記二つの弾性片又は前記連結ステーの何れか一方に係合部が設けられ、他方に前記係合部が係合する被係合部が設けられている請求項1〜3の何れかに記載の水栓カバー。 Has two elastic pieces extending downward from the lower surface of the upper cover portion, the engaging portion is provided on one of the two elastic pieces or the joint stay, said engaging portion on the other engagement faucet cover according to claim 1, the engaged portion is provided for.
  5. 前記弾性片よりも左右方向外側に配置される側方カバー部分を備え、前記側方カバー部分に、前記弾性片に当接する部分が連設されている請求項4に記載の水栓カバー。 The even with side cover portion disposed in the lateral direction outside the elastic pieces, the lateral cover parts, faucets cover according to claim 4, portion contacting the elastic piece is continuously provided.
  6. 前記水栓の左右側方に配置され、前記上方カバー部分に連結される側方カバー部分を備えた請求項1〜4の何れかに記載の水栓カバー。 The water is arranged on both sides of the stopper, faucet cover according to claim 1, with side cover portion coupled to the upper cover portion.
  7. 前記上方カバー部分と前記側方カバー部分とは、それぞれの左右端から左右方向内側に位置する部分において連結されている請求項6に記載の水栓カバー。 Wherein the the upper cover portion and said side cover portion, faucet cover according to claim 6 which is connected at a portion located in the lateral inward from the respective left and right ends.
  8. 水栓本体の上方に該水栓本体を覆うように配置される上方カバー部分と、 An upper cover portion which is arranged so as to cover the water plug body above the faucet body,
    前記水栓本体の左右側方に配置され、前記上方カバー部分に連結される側方カバー部分とを備え、 It is arranged on both sides of the faucet body, and a side cover portion coupled to the upper cover portion,
    前記側方カバー部分の上部には、前記上方カバー部分の左右端部を保持する保持部分が設けられ、該保持部分は、後側ほど幅広となる平面視形状を有する水栓カバー。 The upper portion of the side cover portion, said holding portion for holding the right and left ends of the upper cover part is provided, the holding portion, faucet cover having a planar shape to be a wide as the rear.
  9. 前記上方カバー部分の左右端は後側ほど左右方向外側に位置し、前記上方カバー部分の後部と前記側方カバー部分の後部とは、それぞれの左右端から左右方向内側に位置する部分において連結されている請求項8に記載の水栓カバー。 Left and right ends of the upper cover portion is located outward in the left-right direction as the rear, the the rear of the rear and the side cover portion of the upper cover portion is connected at a portion located in the lateral inward from the respective left and right ends and faucet cover according to claim 8 has.
  10. 請求項1〜9のいずれかに記載の水栓カバーを備えた水栓。 Faucet having a faucet cover according to any one of claims 1 to 9.
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