Global Patent Index - EP 0892881 B1

EP 0892881 B1 2003-06-25 - DOOR BRACE

Title (en)

DOOR BRACE

Title (de)

VERRIEGELUNGSSTANGE

Title (fr)

JAMBE DE FORCE POUR PORTE

Publication

EP 0892881 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 97915230 A

Priority

  • CA 9700239 W
  • US 62948396 A
  • US 76352296 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9738197A1] A door brace (5) for bracing a door against a fixed object and for controlling the opening and closing of the door includes an elongate member (10, 15) of variable length, extendable and rectractable between a first length and a second length; a first anchor means (110) constructed and arranged to secure a first end of the elongate member to a door; a second anchor means (70) constructed and arranged to secure a second end of the elongate member to a fixed object; and control means for forcefully extending the elongate member from the first and toward the second length. The door is at least partially open when the elongate member is at the first length, and closed when the elongate member is at the second length.

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

E05C 19/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E05C 19/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E05C 19/004 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE ES FR GB IE IT LI NL

DOCDB simple family

WO 9738197 A1 19971016; AU 2284097 A 19971029; CA 2251083 A1 19971016; CA 2251083 C 20010814; DE 69723064 D1 20030731; DE 69723064 T2 20040506; EP 0892881 A1 19990127; EP 0892881 B1 20030625