Global Patent Index - EP 1059049 A1

EP 1059049 A1 2000-12-13 - Hand-actuated tooth brush

Title (en)

Hand-actuated tooth brush

Title (de)

Handbetätigte Zahnbürste

Title (fr)

Brosse à dents à actionnement manuel

Publication

EP 1059049 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99111207 A

Priority

EP 99111207 A

Abstract (en)

Actuated toothbrush including a head (1) which is movable with respect to the handle (3) of said toothbrush, and one or more groups (2 202, 203, 204) of bristles connected to elements (8, 102, 103, 20) of the head (1), said elements being provided with a translating, sussultory, oscillating, rotating or any other kind of motion; the motion of said elements (8, 102, 103, 20) with respect to the head (1) or to a part of it (101, 104) is determined by the reciprocation of the handle (3) of said toothbrush during the tooth-brushing operation, said reciprocation being transmitted to said elements (8, 102, 103, 20) thanks to suitable connecting means (4, 5, 6, 14, 15) between said elements and said handle (3). <IMAGE>

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

A46B 7/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A46B 7/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A46B 13/08 (2013.01); A46B 5/0091 (2013.01); A46B 7/06 (2013.01); A46B 2200/1066 (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 1059049 A1 20001213

INPADOC legal status


2002-05-23 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

2002-04-17 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20010614

2001-09-05 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

2000-12-13 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2000-12-13 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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