Global Patent Index - EP 1011514 A1

EP 1011514 A1 2000-06-28 - MECHANICAL TOOTHBRUSH

Title (en)

MECHANICAL TOOTHBRUSH

Title (de)

MECHANISCHE ZAHNBÜRSTE

Title (fr)

BROSSE A DENTS MECANIQUE

Publication

EP 1011514 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98939823 A

Priority

  • IL 9800391 W
  • IL 12172497 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9912492A1] A mechanical toothbrush (20) including a rotating drive shaft (26) and a plurality of bristles (38), having inner ends eccentrically coupled to be driven by the drive shaft and outer ends for contacting a tooth surface, such that the outer ends move in a cyclical two-dimensional path in a plane generally perpendicular to the shaft axis (28).

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

A61C 17/40; A61C 17/34

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61C 17/34 (2006.01); A61C 17/40 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61C 17/3418 (2013.01); A61C 17/34 (2013.01); A61C 17/40 (2013.01); B29L 2031/425 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9912492A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE CH DE ES FR GB IT LI NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9912492 A1 19990318; AU 8819798 A 19990329; EP 1011514 A1 20000628; IL 121724 D0 19980222

INPADOC legal status


2003-08-20 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030115

2002-10-23 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20020904

2000-06-28 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000405

2000-06-28 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): BE CH DE ES FR GB IT LI NL SE