Global Patent Index - EP 1077749 A1

EP 1077749 A1 2001-02-28 - AQUADYNAMIC SWIM APPARATUS

Title (en)

AQUADYNAMIC SWIM APPARATUS

Title (de)

WASSERDYNAMISCHE SCHWIMMVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

APPAREIL DE NATATION AQUADYNAMIQUE

Publication

EP 1077749 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98922198 A

Priority

US 9809577 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: CA2331655A1] An aquadynamic swim apparatus (10). A foil (18) projects outwardly from a swimmer's leg, the foil having the shape of an airfoil and being adapted for a controlled angle of attack and rate of change thereof in response to forces applied by a swimmer's leg strokes. A second foil (20) projects inwardly from the swimmer's lower leg, the foil being adapted for passive, limited inclination and declination.

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

A63B 31/12

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A63B 31/12 (2006.01)

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

AU 7479998 A 19991129; CA 2331655 A1 19991118; EP 1077749 A1 20010228; EP 1077749 A4 20030813; JP 2002514484 A 20020521

INPADOC legal status


2003-08-20 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030624

2003-08-13 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20030627

2001-02-28 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001113

2001-02-28 [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