Patents Assigned to BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH
  • Publication number: 20190329358
    Abstract: In a method for embodying a hotplate for a hob, at least one metallic layer and a further layer under the metallic layer are formed on an underside of the hotplate. After applying the at least one metallic layer and the further layer, at least one region of the metallic layer is changed by a laser light of a laser beam so that the further layer is recognized when viewing the hob on a topside.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 8, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Applicant: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH
    Inventors: Jorge Alaman Aguilar, Miguel Angel Buñuel Magdalena, Francisco Javier Ester Sola, Jose Ramon Garcia Jimenez, Jose Andres Garcia Martinez, Pilar Perez Cabeza, Fernando Planas Layunta
  • Patent number: 9610592
    Abstract: A nozzle device for a spray arm of a dishwasher for spraying cleaning fluid out into a dishwashing space is provided with a fluid outflow surface for the outflow of the cleaning fluid from the nozzle device into the dishwashing space. The fluid outflow surface is configured with two subsurfaces which form an angle smaller than 180°.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 4, 2017
    Assignees: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH, Etimex Technical Components GmbH
    Inventors: Bernd Heisele, Klaus-Peter Holstein
  • Patent number: 9451866
    Abstract: The invention relates to a water-using domestic appliance comprising a tub for accommodating articles to be cleaned and at least one interior surface containing a catalytically active substance, said catalytically active substance being a polyoxometalate and the interior surface being likely to come into contact with water during operation of the domestic appliance. The invention further relates to a method for operating said domestic appliance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 27, 2016
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH
    Inventors: Antonio Barrado Franco, Andreas Hanau, Hartmut Schaub, Klaus Schepers
  • Patent number: 9217600
    Abstract: A no-frost refrigeration device includes at least one storage chamber for items to be cooled; and an evaporator chamber which is formed by a two-part first housing having first and second housing parts. The first housing part has, at least locally, a flexible surface, and the second housing part has formed thereon a rib which is pressed in a sealing manner into the flexible surface. A ventilator is located in the evaporator chamber for driving air circulation running through the storage chamber and the evaporator chamber.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 22, 2015
    Assignee: BSH BOSCH UND SIEMENS HAUSGERÄTE GmbH
    Inventor: Michaela Malisi
  • Patent number: 9212447
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a tub section for a washing machine, wherein the tub section has a bearing housing of a bearing. The method includes manufacturing a first pre-product having the bearing housing and a plastic cover covering a side surface of the bearing housing; manufacturing a plastic second pre-product; and joining the first pre-product and the second pre-product to form the tub section. The plastic cover of the first pre-product has a greater material strength than the second pre-product and the plastic cover of the first pre-product and the plastic second pre-product include the same base product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2015
    Assignee: BSH BOSCH UND SIEMENS HAUSGERÄTE GmbH
    Inventors: Noelia Borque Marquina, Miguel Angel Gomez Caudevilla, Ismael Gracia Bobed, Alberto Mañas Molina, Eduardo Recio Ferrer
  • Publication number: 20150345721
    Abstract: A domestic appliance is provided having an appliance body; a control panel mounted to the appliance body, the control panel having a front side visible to a user of the domestic appliance when the appliance is in an operating condition, and a back side facing the appliance body; a light box attached to the back side of the control panel, the light box having an opening that faces the back side of the control panel, a protrusion that protrudes in a direction away from the control panel and surrounds the opening; and a light emitting display board attached to the light box, the light emitting display board having a light source that emits light and directs the light toward the control panel. The light source is surrounded by the protrusion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 30, 2014
    Publication date: December 3, 2015
    Applicants: BSH Home Appliances Corporation, BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH
    Inventors: Jason Hunter, George Savitz
  • Publication number: 20150323194
    Abstract: A home cooking appliance includes a housing, a cooking surface on a top of the housing, a cooking compartment in the housing, a cooling air system conveying air through the housing, and a rear exhaust louver on the housing, the rear exhaust louver in fluid communication with the cooling air system and exhausting a portion of the air from the housing in an upward direction substantially in a plane of the rear wall of the housing to increase air pressure along a kitchen wall adjacent to the rear wall of the appliance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2014
    Publication date: November 12, 2015
    Applicants: BSH Home Appliances Corporation, BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH
    Inventors: Temple Chadwick, David Dysinger, Michael Gerdes
  • Publication number: 20150323195
    Abstract: A home cooking appliance includes a housing, a cooking surface on a top of the housing, a cooking compartment in the housing, a cooling air system conveying air through the housing, and an exhaust channel in fluid communication with the cooling air system, the exhaust channel disposed at a rear corner of the housing and exhausting a portion of the cooling air in an upward direction from the rear corner of the housing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2014
    Publication date: November 12, 2015
    Applicants: BSH Home Appliances Corporation, BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH
    Inventors: Temple Chadwick, David Dysinger, Jesse Morrone, Norman Sewell
  • Publication number: 20150282666
    Abstract: A control element for a household appliance includes an antenna for communicating with an external data source. The antenna can be formed by a cap which is connected to a housing of the control element and is retractable in relation to the housing by a retraction mechanism accommodated in the housing. A transmit/receive unit is supported by the cap and is connected to flexible conductor paths for conveying received or transmitted data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2013
    Publication date: October 8, 2015
    Applicant: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH
    Inventor: Markus Gerl
  • Publication number: 20150280366
    Abstract: A method of assembling a power cable to a home appliance includes determining a side that the cable will be routed out of, determining an orientation of a positioning device corresponding to the determined side; fastening the positioning device adjacent to a locating mark to fix the orientation, the locating mark being the same regardless of the orientation; electrically connecting the cable to a power cable receptacle on the home appliance; fastening the cable to the positioning device; and routing the cable out of the determined side. A home appliance includes a housing; a power cable electrically connected to a power receptacle offset towards one side of the home appliance; and a positioning device adapted to position and hold the cable. The power cable extends from the housing a same length whether the cable is routed out of the left side or the right side.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 26, 2014
    Publication date: October 1, 2015
    Applicants: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH, BSH Home Appliances Corporation
    Inventors: Robert Jones, Ansar Tanvir
  • Patent number: 9113503
    Abstract: A cooking hob, in particular an induction hob, includes several heating elements, at least one power electronics subassembly for generating a heating current for operating the heating elements, and a switching arrangement for making and breaking a connection between the power electronics assembly and the heating elements. The switching arrangement is constructed as an assembly that is separate from the power electronics assembly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2015
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH
    Inventors: Adolfo Arnal Valero, Ignacio Garde Aranda, Pablo Jesus Hernandez Blasco, Sergio Llorente Gil, Daniel Palacios Tomas, Ramon Peinado Adiego, Jose Alfonso Santolaria Lorenzo
  • Patent number: 9109324
    Abstract: A tumble dryer with a fire-extinguishing facility includes a fire sensor for detecting a fire in a laundry drum of the tumble dryer, and an extinguishing medium supply device for introduction of an extinguishing medium into the laundry drum of the tumble dryer on actuation of a fire-extinguishing device. The extinguishing medium supply device includes a laundry freshening device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2015
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH
    Inventors: Brian Chatot, Mike Peebles
  • Patent number: 9113502
    Abstract: A cook-top or hob includes multiple inductors and at least three heating zones which are operated by the inductors. A single power electronics subassembly supplies the inductors with heating current and includes a common rectifier which is operably connected to the inductors for rectifying an alternating current supplied by a single phase of a household electrical system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2015
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH
    Inventors: Daniel Anton Falcon, José Miguel Burdio Pinilla, Jose-Ramon Garcia Jimenez, Sergio Llorente Gil, Oscar Lucia Gil, Fernando Monterde Aznar, Diego Puyal Puente
  • Patent number: 9107562
    Abstract: A dishwasher includes a washing container having a washing chamber, an expansion housing with a condensing surface, and an expansion line with a first end connected to the washing chamber and a second end in the expansion housing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 17, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2015
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH
    Inventors: Werner Haltmayer, Mathias Herrmann, Stefan Kasbauer, Claus Köther, Martin Weissenburger
  • Patent number: 9101254
    Abstract: A dishwasher includes a tub and a bottom assembly disposed below the tub and including at least one fluid collection apparatus having a main reservoir with a fluid overflow safety unit and at least one additional intermediate reservoir for collecting leakage and/or overflow fluid from the tub and/or at least one fluid-conducting component. The additional intermediate reservoir is disposed and configured such that solid particles contained in the leakage and/or overflow fluid can largely be deposited and/or retained in the at least one additional intermediate reservoir. The additional intermediate reservoir is connected to the main reservoir by at least one run-off to conduct fluid out of the additional intermediate reservoir into the main reservoir when a predetermined fill level top limit in the additional intermediate reservoir is exceeded, with the run-off having a gradient from the intermediate reservoir to the main reservoir.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2015
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH
    Inventors: Ismael Jesus Almendros Carmona, Helmut Jerg, Roberto Lizoain Mendoza, Koldo Urdiain Yoldi
  • Publication number: 20150211750
    Abstract: A vapor extractor device includes a vapor extractor hood, and a drive motor for retracting and extending the vapor extractor hood. The drive motor is hereby controlled to reduce a retraction speed of the vapor extractor hood from a first predetermined retraction position, when the vapor extractor hood is retracted.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2013
    Publication date: July 30, 2015
    Applicant: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte GmbH
    Inventors: Jochen Klemm, Ulmar Neumann
  • Patent number: 9078551
    Abstract: A domestic dishwasher, comprising an attachment device for receiving intake water and an execution control device in which are stored one or more washing programs for controlling an execution of a wash cycle for washing dishes, wherein the execution control device is designed to adapt at least one parameter of at least one of the washing programs to a temperature of the fresh water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2015
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH
    Inventors: Roland Rieger, Michael Rosenbauer
  • Patent number: 9080678
    Abstract: A gas valve unit for setting a gas volumetric flow supplied to a gas burner of a gas appliance, in particular a gas cooking appliance includes a plurality of on/off valves which can be actuated mechanically by moving at least one body relative to the on/off valves. Each one of the on/off valves has an opening and a movable blocking body, which rests on a valve seat when the on/off valve is closed to thereby close off the opening.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 5, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2015
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH
    Inventor: Jörn Naumann
  • Patent number: D736028
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2015
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH
    Inventors: Sven Baacke, Janina Fey, Gerd Wilsdorf
  • Patent number: D736033
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2015
    Assignee: BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeraete GmbH
    Inventors: Sven Baacke, Hermann-Reinhard Segers