Global Patent Index - EP 0876690 B1

EP 0876690 B1 2000-07-26 - CONTACT FOR AN ELECTRICAL CONDUCTOR

Title (en)

CONTACT FOR AN ELECTRICAL CONDUCTOR

Title (de)

KONTAKTELEMENT FÜR EINEN ELEKTRISCHEN LEITER

Title (fr)

ELEMENT DE CONTACT POUR CONDUCTEUR ELECTRIQUE

Publication

EP 0876690 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 96937330 A

Priority

  • DE 19602591 A
  • EP 9604760 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19602591A1] The invention relates to a contact for at least one electrical conductor, especially a heating wire (26) in a device for personal use, like a hair-drier, a curl brush, a kitchen appliance or the like, consisting of a basic body (4) with at least one contact surface to connect and a clamp (8) to secure the electrical conductor (26) and a process for securing the heating wire (26) to the contact (2). Here, the clamp (8) exhibits a material bond with the electrical conductor by the application of heat, especially a soldered bond.

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

H01R 4/18

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H05B 3/06 (2006.01); H05B 3/32 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H05B 3/32 (2013.01); H05B 3/06 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE FR GB IE IT LI

EPO simple patent family

DE 19602591 A1 19970731; AT 195038 T 20000815; AU 7496996 A 19970820; EP 0876690 A1 19981111; EP 0876690 B1 20000726; WO 9727647 A1 19970731

INPADOC legal status


2001-08-01 [PG25 DE] LAPSED IN A CONTRACTING STATE ANNOUNCED VIA POSTGRANT INFORM. FROM NAT. OFFICE TO EPO

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2001-07-18 [26N] NO OPPOSITION FILED

2001-07-13 [REG CH PL] PATENT CEASED

2001-05-31 [BERE] BE: LAPSED

- Owner name: BRAUN G.M.B.H.

- Effective date: 20001130

2001-04-04 [REG IE FD4D] EUROPEAN PATENTS DESIGNATING IRELAND TREATED AS ALWAYS HAVING BEEN VOID

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2000-07-31 [REG CH EP] ENTRY IN THE NATIONAL PHASE

2000-07-26 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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2000-07-26 [REF] CORRESPONDS TO:

- Document: AT 195038 T 20000815

1999-12-15 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: BRAUN GMBH

1999-01-07 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 19981119

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- Effective date: 19980612

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