Global Patent Index - EP 1001858 A1

EP 1001858 A1 2000-05-24 - THREADED COUPLING ADAPTOR FOR GARDEN HOSES

Title (en)

THREADED COUPLING ADAPTOR FOR GARDEN HOSES

Title (de)

ADAPTER MIT GEWINDEVERBINDER FÜR GARTENSCHLÄUCHE

Title (fr)

ADAPTATEUR FILETE D'ACCOUPLEMENT POUR TUYAUX D'ARROSAGE

Publication

EP 1001858 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98942643 A

Priority

  • EP 9804707 W
  • IT MI971895 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9907494A1] A connector (1) for the reliable and accurate coupling of a garden hose (2) to an attachment (3) provided with an internal thread (8) comprises a first portion (9), provided with an external thread (10), for screw engagement with the internal thread (8) of the attachment (3), and a second, substantially cylindrical, portion (11) on which the garden hose (2) is to be fitted, the first portion (9) comprising a stout ring (12) of which the outside is provided with the external thread (10) and which is force-fitted coaxially on a tubular segment (15) of a thin metal tube and is held axially on that segment by a first (16) and by a second flange (17) which are turned outwards by deformation of the thin metal tube.

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

B21D 39/04; F16L 19/028; F16L 33/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F16L 19/028 (2006.01); F16L 33/22 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F16L 19/028 (2013.01); F16L 33/22 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9907494A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB GR IT

EPO simple patent family

WO 9907494 A1 19990218; AU 9070298 A 19990301; EP 1001858 A1 20000524; IT 1293825 B1 19990310; IT MI971895 A1 19990208

INPADOC legal status


2004-03-03 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030819

2001-06-27 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20010509

2000-05-24 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000207

2000-05-24 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB GR IT