Global Patent Index - EP 0986999 A2

EP 0986999 A2 2000-03-22 - Pneumatic massaging apparatus

Title (en)

Pneumatic massaging apparatus

Title (de)

Pneumatische Massagevorrichtung

Title (fr)

Appareil de massage pneumatique

Publication

EP 0986999 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 99307276 A

Priority

JP 26031098 A

Abstract (en)

A pneumatic massaging apparatus comprises a mat-like member having a surface, an engaging members provided on said surface of the mat-like member, a plurality of air bags and an air supply unit. Each of which has an engaging member provided on a bottom thereof and has a desired configuration, said engaging members of the air bags being detachably engaged with said engaging members on the mat-like member such that each of said air bags can be positioned at desired positions on the mat-like member. The air supply unit for supplying air to each of said air bags in a controllable manner. Therefore, specific portions of a user's body can be massaged effectively in a total massage mode. <IMAGE>

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

A61H 23/04; A47C 27/10

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61H 7/00 (2006.01); A61H 23/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61H 9/0078 (2013.01); A61H 2201/0134 (2013.01); A61H 2201/0146 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

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

EP 0986999 A2 20000322; EP 0986999 A3 20010523; CA 2282101 A1 20000314; JP 2000084019 A 20000328; JP 2981215 B1 19991122

INPADOC legal status


2002-10-02 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20011124

2002-02-20 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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