Global Patent Index - EP 0988582 A1

EP 0988582 A1 2000-03-29 - WATCH CASE

Title (en)

WATCH CASE

Title (de)

UHRENGEHÄUSE

Title (fr)

BOITE DE MONTRE

Publication

EP 0988582 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 97923708 A

Priority

CH 9700232 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9857237A1] The invention concerns a watch case comprising a single-piece sapphire crystal (1), with peripheral walls (9) on its four sides. Two walls (9) rest on the middle (2) longitudinal edges. The end pieces (4) and (5) are engaged by means of their housing (21) on the crystal-middle assembly (1, 2) and maintain said parts adjusted and pressed by means of the screws (26) engaged in the bores (7) and threaded blind holes of the middle The bevels (27) ensure a regular engagement of the end pieces, the exact positioning of the crystal-middle assembly and the compression of the joint (19) when the screws (7) are screwed down.

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

G04B 39/00; G04B 37/11; G04B 37/16

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G04B 37/11 (2006.01); G04B 37/14 (2006.01); G04B 39/00 (2006.01); G04B 39/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G04B 37/1486 (2013.01); G04B 37/116 (2013.01); G04B 39/006 (2013.01); G04B 39/02 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9857237A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE FR LI

EPO simple patent family

WO 9857237 A1 19981217; EP 0988582 A1 20000329; TW 350043 B 19990111

INPADOC legal status


2004-07-07 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040103

2001-05-09 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: H. FINGER AG

2001-05-09 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: FINGER, HANSJOERG

2000-03-29 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19991220

2000-03-29 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): CH DE FR LI