Global Patent Index - EP 1004260 A1

EP 1004260 A1 2000-05-31 - A support frame

Title (en)

A support frame

Title (de)

Ein Stützrahmen

Title (fr)

Un cadre-support

Publication

EP 1004260 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99308979 A

Priority

GB 9825575 A

Abstract (en)

A support frame comprises two elongate members (28 and 30) which have respective portions (32 and 34) which are secured together by securing means (36 and 38). Respective portions (40 and 42) of the elongate members (28 and 30) extend from the secured together portions (32 and 34) and diverge away from one another. The ends of those diverging portions (40 and 42) which are further from the secured together portions (32 and 34) are provided with loop portions (54). A further elongate part (20 or 22) of the frame extends through both loop portions (54). <IMAGE>

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

A47C 1/14; A47C 4/22

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47C 1/14 (2006.01); A47C 4/22 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47C 4/44 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE DE FR GB IT NL

EPO simple patent family

EP 1004260 A1 20000531; EP 1004260 B1 20040512; DE 69917187 D1 20040617; DE 69917187 T2 20050707; GB 9825575 D0 19990113

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