Global Patent Index - EP 1024726 B1

EP 1024726 B1 2002-09-25 - EPILATION DEVICE

Title (en)

EPILATION DEVICE

Title (de)

EPILATIONSGERÄT

Title (fr)

APPAREIL D'EPILATION

Publication

EP 1024726 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 98934978 A

Priority

  • DE 19745877 A
  • DE 19802996 A
  • EP 9803729 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9920147A1] The invention relates to an epilation device (101) for removing hair from the skin of a human body. The epilation device (101) comprises a rotary cylinder (103) provided with clamping elements (111, 112) with which a closing travel is carried out in an area (L) of the turning motion of the rotary cylinder (103). Pivoting means are provided for adjusting the area (L') of the closing travel according to the angle (W) at which the epilation device (101) is placed onto the skin, whereby the pivoting axis is arranged such that it is displaced relative to the rotating axis.

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

A45D 26/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A45D 26/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A45D 26/0028 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI NL PT SE

DOCDB simple family

WO 9920147 A1 19990429; AT 224658 T 20021015; AU 8439298 A 19990510; EP 1024726 A1 20000809; EP 1024726 B1 20020925; ES 2185189 T3 20030416; JP 2001520060 A 20011030; TR 200000977 T2 20001121; US 6306148 B1 20011023