Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Protection for a lifting unit










Image Number 2 for United States Patent #7971295.

The present embodiments relate to a lifting unit for a patient support. The lifting unit includes a base plate, a motor drive, a lifting drive driven by the motor drive and received in the base plate. The lifting drive is adapted to carry out a lifting movement and a movement in the opposite direction. A triggering element is activated when the pressure exerted by the lifting drive on the base plate falls below a defined minimum value. The movement of the lifting drive is stopped in response to the activation of the triggering element. If the patient support collides with an obstacle during lifting, the pressure exerted by the lifting drive on the base plate is reduced. The reduced pressure is detected by the triggering element and the movement of the patient support is stopped.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Plants and seeds of corn variety CV577261
Data output apparatus and data output method
System, method and computer program product for efficient caching of hierarchical items
Method of preparing highly fluorinated carboxylic acids and their salts
Synchronization of sound generated in binaural hearing system
Magnifying glass
Phosphonate compounds
  Randomly Featured Patents
Vehicular emergency vehicle alarm apparatus
Process and arrangement for cleaning of pipe lines
Pneumatic tire having carcass ply end portions anchored in each bead bundle
Mobile lighting system
Optical scanning apparatus and method for manufacturing cathode ray tubes
Integrated micro fuel processor and flow delivery infrastructure
Image recording apparatus
High char yield benzoxazines
Charging device, especially charging stock preheater
Beam position monitoring for laser eye surgery