Global Patent Index - EP 0997566 A2

EP 0997566 A2 2000-05-03 - Latch needle for machines for making knitwear

Title (en)

Latch needle for machines for making knitwear

Title (de)

Zungennadel für Maschinen zur Herstellung von Maschenware

Title (fr)

Aiguille à clapet pour machines pour la fabrication de tricot

Publication

EP 0997566 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 99112870 A

Priority

DE 29819109 U

Abstract (en)

The latch needle (10) is for machines for the production of knitted fabrics. The fabrics are especially for interior linings in cars. It has a needle shank (12), a needle butt (14), a needle head (16) and a needle latch (18). The needle features several projections (20) on the underside of the needle shank. These projections are separated from each other by hollow spaces or dents and some or all of their ends (24) directed upwards towards the latch are bevelled.

Abstract (de)

Die Erfindung betrifft eine Zungennadel (10) für Maschinen zur Herstellung von Maschenware, insbesondere Innenverkleidungen von Kraftfahrzeugen, mit einem Nadelschaft (12), mindestens einem Nadelfuß (14), einem Nadelkopf (16) und einer Nadelzunge (18), wobei mehrere Vorsprünge (20) auf der Unterseite des Nadelschaftes (12) vorgesehen sind, die durch Hohlräume oder Ausnehmungen (22) voneinander beabstandet sind. Im Stand der Technik hat es seit Jahren immer wieder Probleme mit dem Aufbringen von Öl auf die Nadeln gegeben, da dasselbe letztendlich in den herzustellenden Stoff gewandert ist und diesen nicht unerheblich beschmutzt hat. Hier schafft die Erfindung Abhilfe dadurch daß, daß einige oder sämtliche der an ihrem nach oben zur Nadelzunge (18) gerichteten Ende (24) abgeschrägt sind. <IMAGE>

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

D04B 35/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

D04B 35/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

D04B 35/04 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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EPO simple patent family

DE 29819109 U1 19990107; AT 264419 T 20040415; EP 0997566 A2 20000503; EP 0997566 A3 20001206; EP 0997566 B1 20040414

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