Global Patent Index - EP 1052355 A2

EP 1052355 A2 2000-11-15 - Vehicle door handle

Title (en)

Vehicle door handle

Title (de)

Kraftfahrzeugtürgriff

Title (fr)

Poignée de véhicule automobile

Publication

EP 1052355 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00109650 A

Priority

IT TO990380 A

Abstract (en)

A handle (1) for a door of a vehicle has a supporting structure (2); a control lever (14) movable, with respect to the structure (2), between a rest position and a work position to activate a lock on the door; and a C-shaped body (56) for retaining the lever (14) in the rest position in the event of lateral impact on the vehicle; the body (56) is hinged about an axis (42), and has an inertial mass (64) located eccentrically with respect to the axis (42), and a hooked end portion (63) for locking onto the lever (14) in the event of lateral impact. <IMAGE>

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

E05B 65/20; E05B 7/00; E05B 65/12

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E05B 1/00 (2006.01); B60J 5/00 (2006.01); B60J 5/04 (2006.01); E05B 65/12 (2006.01); E05B 65/20 (2006.01); E05B 65/26 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E05B 77/06 (2013.01); E05B 85/16 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB

EPO simple patent family

EP 1052355 A2 20001115; EP 1052355 A3 20010321; IT 1309801 B1 20020130; IT TO990380 A1 20001107; IT TO990380 D0 19990507; JP 2001012113 A 20010116

INPADOC legal status


2002-07-10 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20010922

2001-12-12 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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2001-03-21 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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2001-03-21 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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2000-11-15 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB

2000-11-15 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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