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1. (WO2018219458) HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE WITH AN IMPROVED ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND OPERABILITY

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/219458    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/063257
Publication Date: Fri Dec 07 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Fri Jun 02 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: F03G 7/06
F16K 1/16
F16K 1/20
F16K 31/00
F16K 3/02
F16K 3/08
F24F 11/00
Applicants: ARCELIK ANONIM SIRKETI
Inventors: ERDOGAN, Koray
ARSLAN, Ergin
TINAR, Egemen
ATAC, Kenan
ERTIS, Vasi Kadir
Title: HOUSEHOLD APPLIANCE WITH AN IMPROVED ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND OPERABILITY
Abstract:
A household appliance (1), in particular a personal air cooling appliance (1) comprising an aperture (2) for the passage of a fluid, in particular of air; a cover (3) for opening/closing the aperture (2), wherein the cover (3) is movable relative to the aperture (2); and an actuator (4) for moving the cover (3) relative to the aperture (2) wherein the actuator comprises a two-way shape memory alloy linked to the cover for opening and closing the aperture at a plurality of different opening levels.