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Title:
WASHING MACHINE
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2020/054278
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
A washing machine according to the present disclosure is provided with: a housing; an outer tank that is elastically supported inside the housing; an inner tank that is included in the outer tank and is rotatably disposed therein; a water supply part that supplies water into the outer tank; a water level detection part that detects the water level in the outer tank; a draining part that drains water in the outer tank; a foam detection part provided with a pair of electrodes comprising a first electrode and a second electrode; and a control unit that controls a washing operation comprising at least one of washing, rinsing, and dehydration. If resistance between the pair of electrodes has become less than a predetermined value by the time when the water level reaches a predetermined water level, the control unit determines that short circuit has occurred between the pair of electrodes.

Inventors:
HORIBE YASUYUKI
OGATA YASUYO
NAKAO HIROSI
Application Number:
PCT/JP2019/031158
Publication Date:
March 19, 2020
Filing Date:
August 07, 2019
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Assignee:
PANASONIC IP MAN CO LTD (JP)
International Classes:
D06F33/02
Foreign References:
JP2011240179A2011-12-01
JP2013135778A2013-07-11
EP2889421A12015-07-01
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
KAMATA Kenji et al. (JP)
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