Global Patent Index - EP 0991501 B1

EP 0991501 B1 2001-12-19 - PLIERS-LIKE HANDTOOL

Title (en)

PLIERS-LIKE HANDTOOL

Title (de)

ZANGENARTIGES HANDWERKZEUG

Title (fr)

OUTIL A MAIN TYPE PINCES

Publication

EP 0991501 B1 (FR)

Application

EP 98924425 A

Priority

  • FR 9800950 W
  • FR 9708249 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: FR2765134A1] The invention concerns handtool such as a pair of pliers, formed of two articulated handles (1 and 2) each comprising at one end jaws (3 and 4) corresponding to a specific function, said jaws being returned into open position by an elastic member (O) mounted between the two handles at their articulation. It comprises an elastic member (O) consisting of a block (6) in deformable rubbery material with fixing arrangements (6c) co-operating with matching arrangements (7) on one of the handles (1), said arrangements capable of providing collapsible coupling.

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

B25B 7/18

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B25B 7/18 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B25B 7/18 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

FR 2765134 A1 19981231; FR 2765134 B1 19990910; AT 211045 T 20020115; DE 69803072 D1 20020131; EP 0991501 A1 20000412; EP 0991501 B1 20011219; WO 9900219 A1 19990107

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2002-12-11 [26N] NO OPPOSITION FILED

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