Global Patent Index - EP 1084460 A1

EP 1084460 A1 2001-03-21 - DEVICE FOR ASSEMBLING AN ADORNMENT ON A WATCH

Title (en)

DEVICE FOR ASSEMBLING AN ADORNMENT ON A WATCH

Title (de)

VORRICHTUNG ZUR BEFESTIGUNG EINES ZIERELEMENTES AN EINER UHR

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF D'ASSEMBLAGE D'UNE PARURE SUR UNE MONTRE

Publication

EP 1084460 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 00900005 A

Priority

  • CH 199 A
  • IB 0000004 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0041040A1] The inventive device enables precious materials (such as crystal, sapphire, wood, stone, carbon, etc.) to be used in watchcase design without the need for highly sophisticated machining techniques. The set consists of an adornment (5) that surrounds the bezel of a traditionally designed watch (4). The adornment (5) is separated from the bezel (4) by elastic means (9) (10) that absorb shocks and avoid precise adjustment tolerances between the bezel (4) and the adornment (5), while at the same time guaranteeing full waterproofness. The invention makes it possible to cut production and assembly costs and offers various possibilities for decorating watchcases with original and new materials.

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

G04B 47/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G04B 47/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G04B 47/046 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0041040A1

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

WO 0041040 A1 20000713; AT 304187 T 20050915; AU 1676700 A 20000724; CH 691202 A5 20010515; DE 60000129 D1 20020523; DE 60000129 T2 20091001; EP 1084460 A1 20010321; EP 1084460 B1 20050907; ES 2248038 T3 20060316; HK 1037240 A1 20060519

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