Patent Number: 6,332,516

Title: Hydrokinetic coupling device with a blade driving member, particularly for motor vehicles

Abstract: A device comprising a generally transversely extending wall (2) with a guide ring (6) securely fastened thereto, an axially movable piston (9) sealingly slidable along the guide ring (6) and rotationally linked to the transverse wall (2) while being axially movable, via tangential resilient blades (40) secured to a driving member (44). The driving member (44) is transparently welded to said wall (2) with a sub-assembly of the member (44), the blades (40) and the piston (9) being formed in advance. Application for motor vehicles.

Inventors: Arhab; Rabah (Saint Brice S/Foret, FR)

Assignee: Valeo

International Classification: F16H 45/02 (20060101); F16H 45/00 (20060101); F16H 41/00 (20060101); F16H 41/24 (20060101); F16H 045/02 (); F16H 041/24 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018