Global patent index - EP 1075806 A1

EP 1075806 A1 2001-02-14 - Improved toothbrush with interchangeable head and method of manufacture therefor

Title (en)

Improved toothbrush with interchangeable head and method of manufacture therefor

Title (de)

Verbesserte Zahnbürste mit auswechselbarem Bürstenträger und Herstellungsverfahren

Title (fr)

Brosse à dents améliorée avec support de soies interchangeable et méthode de fabrication

Publication

EP 1075806 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00117179 A

Priority

  • IT MI991806 A
  • IT MI20001099 A

Abstract (en)

The present invention relates to a device for oral hygiene and a method for manufacture thereof, in which a replaceable insert (4), provided with working elements, can be locked by holding means (39,49,6) inside a housing head integral with to a handle. Said holding means comprise at least one retaining element integral with the insert and a slider (7) which is slidable inside said handle and can be actuated voluntarily between a locked position, in which one locking end (6) thereof is engaged with said retaining element, and a disengaged position. <IMAGE>

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

A46B 7/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A46B 7/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A46B 7/04 (2013.01)

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EP 1075806 A1 20010214; EP 1075806 B1 20041027; AT 280521 T 20041115; DE 60015247 D1 20041202; DE 60015247 T2 20051103; ES 2230012 T3 20050501

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