Global Patent Index - EP 1062629 A1

EP 1062629 A1 2000-12-27 - COMPUTER MOUSE

Title (en)

COMPUTER MOUSE

Title (de)

RECHNERMAUS

Title (fr)

SOURIS D'ORDINATEUR

Publication

EP 1062629 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 00902607 A

Priority

  • DE 19901861 A
  • EP 0000356 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19901861A1] Mouse housing has outwardly curved grip surface (10) with buttons (28,30) at front and rotatably mounted ball on underside. Grip surface is lateral surface of housing with shape of section of spherical casing, apex angle no greater than 40 degrees. Center of upper button (30) is about 55 mm above rolling surface of ball and upper edge of grip surface uniformly declines from height of upper button rearwards at angle of about 25 to 35 degrees.

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

G06K 11/18

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 3/0354 (2013.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06F 3/03543 (2013.01); G06F 2203/0334 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0043948A1

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

DE 19901861 A1 20000720; EP 1062629 A1 20001227; WO 0043948 A1 20000727

INPADOC legal status


2002-01-09 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20010130

2000-12-27 [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