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1. (WO2017155627) DOOR-LOCK WITH DOOR SENSING

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/155627    International Application No.:    PCT/US2017/015606
Publication Date: Fri Sep 15 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Tue Jan 31 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: D06F 39/14
Applicants: ILLINOIS TOOL WORKS INC.
Inventors: BICIC, Bojan
Title: DOOR-LOCK WITH DOOR SENSING
Abstract:
A door-lock for household appliances, comprising a casing (12) having an opening (14) for the insertion of a hook (15) carried by a door of said household appliance, a cam (16) rotatable relative to the casing (12) about a first axis (A) between a retaining position and a release position, wherein in the retaining position said cam (16) is adapted to lock said hook (15) in a closed door position, a locking slider (20) cooperating with said cam (16) and movable between an unlocking position and a locking position, wherein in the locking position the slider (20) locks the cam (16) in the retaining position, a locking pin (28) for locking the locking slider (20) in the locking position, a door sensing slider (32) movable between an open door position and a closed door position, the door sensing slider (32) having an abutment portion (36) including a top surface (38) and an inclined surface (40) and a door sensing pin (46) elastically biased against said abutment portion (36) of the door sensing slider (32), wherein in the open door position of the door sensing slider (32) the door sensing pin (46) is in contact with said top surface (38) and in the closed door position of the door sensing slider (32) the door sensing pin (46) is in contact with said inclined surface (40).