Global Patent Index - EP 0975489 A1

EP 0975489 A1 2000-02-02 - A REARVIEW MIRROR SHIELDING DEVICE

Title (en)

A REARVIEW MIRROR SHIELDING DEVICE

Title (de)

SCHUTZVORRICHTUNG FÜR EINEN RÜCKBLICKSPIEGEL

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF DE PROTECTION POUR RETROVISEUR

Publication

EP 0975489 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98917936 A

Priority

  • SG 9800027 W
  • SG 1997001211 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9846452A1] A shielding device (10) for a vehicle external rearview mirror (11). The shielding device (10) includes a transparent housing (12) hingedly connected to a mounting plate (14). The housing (12) abuts a portion of the vehicle window to provide a substantially unobstructed view of the mirror surface (13) from within the vehicle. The housing (12) includes a rear surface (21) protected from the accumulation of environmental contaminants to provide a substantially unobstructed field of view to the rear of the vehicle from the mirror surface (13). The mirror (11) can be an existing mirror fitted to the vehicle or a mirror forming part of the shielding device.

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

B60R 1/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B60R 1/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B60R 1/06 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9846452A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9846452 A1 19981022; AU 7096598 A 19981111; CA 2287480 A1 19981022; CN 1252763 A 20000510; EP 0975489 A1 20000202; JP 2001520598 A 20011030; NO 994979 A 19991213; NO 994979 D0 19991013; SG 60055 A1 19990222; ZA 9803155 B 19991015

INPADOC legal status


2003-05-21 [18R] REFUSED

- Effective date: 20021230

2001-12-12 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20011026

2000-02-02 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19991019

2000-02-02 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE