Global Patent Index - EP 0706767 B1

EP 0706767 B1 2000-12-20 - Outsole for a sports shoe such as a tennisshoe

Title (en)

Outsole for a sports shoe such as a tennisshoe

Title (de)

Laufsohle für einen Sportschuh, insbesondere Tennisschuh

Title (fr)

Semelle de marche pour chaussure de sport, notamment chaussure de tennis

Publication

EP 0706767 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 95114841 A

Priority

DE 9416333 U

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0706767A1] An outsole (1) for a sports shoe such as a tennis shoe consists of elastically deformable material and has sole profiling formed by recesses (2) in the ground-engaging side of the outsole. The bottom (8) of each recess (2) carries at least one projection (3) which projects towards the ground-engaging side of the outsole. Provided on the side of the bottom which is remote from the ground-engaging side of the outsole is a free space (12) into which the bottom can be displaced under loading, by virtue of elastic deformation of the part of the bottom which surrounds the projection in the respective recess. In the non-deformed condition of the bottom the projection does not project beyond the ground-engaging side of the outsole. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A43B 13/22

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A43B 5/10 (2006.01); A43B 13/14 (2006.01); A43B 13/18 (2006.01); A43B 13/22 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A43B 13/223 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 9416333 U1 19950713; AT 198129 T 20010115; EP 0706767 A1 19960417; EP 0706767 B1 20001220; JP H08252102 A 19961001

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