Global Patent Index - EP 1011375 A1

EP 1011375 A1 2000-06-28 - TOOTHBRUSH

Title (en)

TOOTHBRUSH

Title (de)

ZAHNBÜRSTE

Title (fr)

BROSSE A DENTS

Publication

EP 1011375 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 96927007 A

Priority

  • EP 9603104 W
  • GB 9514408 A
  • GB 9524817 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9703587A1] A toothbrush which has a head and a grip handle, with bristles extending from a bristle face of the head, in which at least some of the bristles are arranged in tufts which have a sectional shape, or are arranged in clusters of tufts which have a sectional shape, which tapers in a direction either away from, or in alternative embodiment towards, the outer edges of the bristle face toward the longitudinal axis, i.e. being respectively wider or narrower at the end towards the said outer edge.

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

A46B 9/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A46B 9/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A46B 9/04 (2013.01); A46B 2200/1066 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9703587A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE ES FR GB IT LI NL

EPO simple patent family

WO 9703587 A1 19970206; AT 240668 T 20030615; AU 6699496 A 19970218; CA 2223647 A1 19970206; DE 69628347 D1 20030626; DE 69628347 T2 20040226; EP 1011375 A1 20000628; EP 1011375 B1 20030521; ES 2200069 T3 20040301; JP 2002502268 A 20020122

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