|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|우선권정보||JP-0105638 (1999-04-13); JP-0352338 (1999-12-10)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 9 인용 특허 : 9|
For driving a slide type air mix door, a driving mechanism is employed. The air mix door has a rack connected thereto. A gear unit is provided which includes an input gear, an output gear and a flexible structure through which the input gear and the output gear are integrally and coaxially connected. The output gear is operatively meshed with the rack. An electric actuator is provided for driving the gear unit through the input gear. Due to provision of the flexible structure, the electric actuator is prevented from being attached by an excessive load ev...
1. A driving mechanism for driving an air mix door slidably installed in an automotive air conditioner, comprising:a rack provided by said air mix door; a gear unit including an input gear, an output gear and a flexible structure through which said input gear and said output gear are integrally and coaxially connected, said output gear being operatively meshed with said rack; and an electric actuator for driving said gear unit through said input gear, wherein said flexible structure of said gear unit comprises at least one circularly extending slit forme...