Global Patent Index - EP 1027855 A3

EP 1027855 A3 2000-11-22 - A mop for cleaning floors and/or carpets, equipped with a suction device and a device for generating and distributing steam

Title (en)

A mop for cleaning floors and/or carpets, equipped with a suction device and a device for generating and distributing steam

Title (de)

Mop zum Reinigen von Flächen und/oder Teppichen, mit einer Saugvorrichtung und einer Vorrichtung zum Erzeugen und Spenden von Dampf

Title (fr)

Balai à franges por nettoyer les sols et/ou les moquettes équipé d'un dispositif d'aspiration et d'un dispositif pour produire et répartir la vapeur

Publication

EP 1027855 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 00830071 A

Priority

IT FI990022 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1027855A2] The mop or broom consists of an operating head (1) furnished underneath with a suction hole (15A), at least one steam distribution hole (15C) and a retractable brush (17A). The steam generating device (23) is housed in the operating head (1) and, via a feed pump, receives water for vaporising, the latter being contained in a tank in the body which is joined to the manoeuvring shaft (3) of the mop. A removable cloth-holding device can be applied to the head (1). <IMAGE>

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

A47L 5/24; A47L 13/22

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47L 9/02 (2006.01); A47L 9/06 (2006.01); A47L 11/34 (2006.01); A47L 13/22 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47L 11/4086 (2013.01); A47L 9/02 (2013.01); A47L 9/06 (2013.01); A47L 9/0653 (2013.01); A47L 9/0686 (2013.01); A47L 11/34 (2013.01); A47L 13/22 (2013.01); A47L 13/225 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

EP 1027855 A2 20000816; EP 1027855 A3 20001122; IT 1307839 B1 20011119; IT FI990022 A1 20000803; IT FI990022 D0 19990203

INPADOC legal status


2004-02-04 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030731

2002-09-11 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20020724

2001-08-08 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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2001-07-18 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010509

2000-11-22 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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2000-11-22 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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2000-08-16 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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