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1. (WO2017157512) REFRIGERATOR AND/OR FREEZER DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/157512    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/000321
Publication Date: Fri Sep 22 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Sat Mar 11 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: F25B 47/02
F28D 15/02
Applicants: LIEBHERR-HAUSGERÄTE LIENZ GMBH
LIEBHERR-HAUSGERÄTE OCHSENHAUSEN GMBH
Inventors: KERSTNER, Martin
HIEMEYER, Jochen
FREITAG, Michael
Title: REFRIGERATOR AND/OR FREEZER DEVICE
Abstract:
The invention relates to a refrigerator and/or freezer device having at least one body and at least one cooled inner chamber arranged inside said body, said device comprising at least one coolant circuit which cools the inner chamber, and the coolant circuit comprising at least one evaporator, at least one compressor, at least one condenser and at least one throttle, wherein at least one bypass to the throttle is provided which extends from the condenser directly or indirectly to the evaporator and in which at least one valve is arranged for shutting off said bypass. The evaporator and the bypass are arranged and designed such that a heat pipe effect is present in the bypass and/or in components arranged upstream and/or downstream thereof in the direction of flow.