Global Patent Index - EP 1080324 A1

EP 1080324 A1 2001-03-07 - DEVICE FOR CONNECTING TWO TUBULAR ELEMENTS

Title (en)

DEVICE FOR CONNECTING TWO TUBULAR ELEMENTS

Title (de)

VERBINDUNG ZWEIER ROHRFÖRMIGER ELEMENTE

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF POUR LE RACCORDEMENT DE DEUX ELEMENTS TUBULAIRES

Publication

EP 1080324 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 99920899 A

Priority

  • FR 9901203 W
  • FR 9806416 A
  • FR 9816429 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: FR2778964A1] The connector for plastics or metal fluid pipes (1,2) uses two matching flared ends (3,4) on each pipe end. Each flare is rigid and conical with curved toroidal rims (5,6) which interlock to connect the pipe ends.

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

F16L 37/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F16L 21/00 (2006.01); F16L 37/04 (2006.01); F16L 37/084 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F16L 21/00 (2013.01); F16L 37/04 (2013.01); F16L 37/084 (2013.01); Y10S 285/903 (2013.01); Y10S 285/921 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9960299A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

FR 2778964 A1 19991126; FR 2778964 B3 20010119; AU 3830499 A 19991206; EP 1080324 A1 20010307; JP 2002515576 A 20020528; US 6557901 B1 20030506; WO 9960299 A1 19991125

INPADOC legal status


2004-04-14 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20031001

2002-12-18 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20021031

2001-03-07 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001122

2001-03-07 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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