Global Patent Index - EP 0997242 B1

EP 0997242 B1 20020731 - Method and apparatus for cutting tubes

Title (en)

Method and apparatus for cutting tubes

Title (de)

Verfahren sowie Vorrichtung zum Schneiden von Rohren

Title (fr)

Procédé de coupe ou de recoupe de tubes et dispositif pour la mise en oeuvre de ce procédé

Publication

EP 0997242 B1 20020731 (FR)

Application

EP 99440268 A 19991001

Priority

FR 9813555 A 19981027

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0997242A1] Rotating knives (1) make the initial cut in the tube. Each knife is mounted on a pivoting cutter carrier lever (2) activated by an actuator (3), the assembly being arranged on a cutter carrier carriage (4) able to move transversely to a cutting mandrel (5) carrying the tube. A final cut through the remaining thickness is made with rotational locking of the cutters.

IPC 1-7

B26D 3/16

IPC 8 full level

B26D 3/16 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

B26D 3/16 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

DOCDB simple family (publication)

EP 0997242 A1 20000503; EP 0997242 B1 20020731; AT 221434 T 20020815; DE 69902335 D1 20020905; DE 69902335 T2 20031016; DE 997242 T1 20011011; ES 2155426 T1 20010516; FR 2784927 A1 20000428; FR 2784927 B1 20001208

DOCDB simple family (application)

EP 99440268 A 19991001; AT 99440268 T 19991001; DE 69902335 T 19991001; DE 99440268 T 19991001; ES 99440268 T 19991001; FR 9813555 A 19981027