Global Patent Index - EP 0867133 B1

EP 0867133 B1 2000-05-17 - Hair clip with profiled teeth

Title (en)

Hair clip with profiled teeth

Title (de)

Haarklip mit profilierten Zähnen

Title (fr)

Pince à cheveux à dents profilées


EP 0867133 B1 (FR)


EP 98420048 A


FR 9704244 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0867133A1] The hair clip comprises a first jaw (1) with a series of parallel curved teeth (21-23). It has a second jaw (3) with a second series of curved teeth (41-43). A pivot (5) connects the two jaws enabling their pivoting about an axis (6) between open and closed positions. Certain of the teeth have a width (L2) which is reduced at their base. Certain teeth of the first jaw have a maximum width (L1) in the tooth central zone which decreases towards the base of the tooth in the direction of the tooth free end (19). Certain of the teeth have at their base near their free end (L3) a width equal to at least three times their thickness and in their central zone a width (L1) equal to four times their thickness.

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

A45D 8/20

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A45D 8/20 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A45D 8/20 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)


DOCDB simple family

EP 0867133 A1 19980930; EP 0867133 B1 20000517; DE 69800147 D1 20000621; FR 2761242 A1 19981002; FR 2761242 B1 19990507; US 5979467 A 19991109