US Patent No: 8,181,355

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Laundry drum

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A laundry drum for a laundry treatment machine mounted within a housing for rotation about a non-vertical axis, the laundry drum including a drum casing having a plurality of stamped recesses formed therein in a manner such that at least one sectional plane of the laundry drum lying at right angles to the axis of rotation has an at least approximately circular shape, the laundry drum including a drum casing having the curved stamped recesses formed therein in a manner wherein in the alignment of a surface contour lying in the drum casing is formed a surface having a plurality of arcuate edges which merge continuously into one another with a single axis of symmetry extending at least approximately in the circumferential direction of the drum casing.

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Patent Owner(s)

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BSH BOSCH UND SIEMENS HAUSGERATE GMBHMUNICH, DE1344

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Geyer, Johannes Haar, DE 44 221
Ratfisch, Uwe Berlin, DE 20 12
Sommer, Stephan Falkensee, DE 11 6
Wildung, Wilfried - 21 12

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
BSH BOSCH UND SIEMENS HAUSGERATE GMBH (2)
2005/0132,556 Washing machine drum 2 2005
2005/0283,920 Washing machine and method for operating the washing machine 2 2005
 
MAYTAG CORPORATION (1)
5,881,909 Plastic washing machine basket 11 1993
 
MIELE & CIE. GMBH & CO. (1)
6,334,341 Cylinder washing machine 4 1999

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
LG ELECTRONICS INC. (1)
D700411 Drum for washing machine 0 2013

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