Patent Number: 7,611,123

Title: Throttle device

Abstract: A throttle device for controlling an internal combustion engine, in which the throttle valve is supported precisely employs a bearing recess serving to support the throttle valve shaft which is surrounded by a clamping element. As a result, there is excellent, durable stabilization of the bearing recess. The throttle device is especially well suited to vehicles that have a throttle-type internal combustion engine.

Inventors: Utz; Udo (Ditzingen, DE), Kromer; Ralf (Altbach, DE), Knorpp; Michael (Weissach, DE)

Assignee: Robert Bosch GmbH

International Classification: F16K 1/22 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017