Global Patent Index - EP 0918478 B1

EP 0918478 B1 2000-09-13 - SPRING ASSEMBLY FOR MATTRESS SUPPORTS

Title (en)

SPRING ASSEMBLY FOR MATTRESS SUPPORTS

Title (de)

FEDERANORDNUNG FÜR UNTERMATRATZEN

Title (fr)

ENSEMBLE RESSORT POUR SUPPORTS DE MATELAS

Publication

EP 0918478 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 97921661 A

Priority

  • DE 29607141 U
  • EP 9701962 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9739660A1] The invention relates to a spring assembly for mattress supports, in particular for resilient support of the individual support elements of an arrangement of a plurality of support elements provided to support the mattress and distributed across at least one section of the mattress support or acting as a spring structure of a mattress which according to the invention is constructed in such a manner that one substantially hollow spring element (1) is provided which has external walls (2) arranged substantially uniformly about a central axis (I) extending in the direction of the springs.

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

A47C 27/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47C 23/00 (2006.01); A47C 27/06 (2006.01); A47C 27/14 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47C 27/20 (2013.01); A47C 23/002 (2013.01); A47C 27/065 (2013.01); A47C 27/14 (2013.01); A47C 27/146 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE ES FR GB IT LI LU NL SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 29607141 U1 19960725; AT 196229 T 20000915; EP 0918478 A1 19990602; EP 0918478 B1 20000913; WO 9739660 A1 19971030

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