Global Patent Index - EP 1097350 A1

EP 1097350 A1 2001-05-09 - MINE CLEARING DEVICE

Title (en)

MINE CLEARING DEVICE

Title (de)

VORRICHTUNG ZUM RÄUMEN VON MINEN

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF DE DEMINAGE

Publication

EP 1097350 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00959129 A

Priority

  • US 0013105 W
  • US 13398599 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0071964A1] A detonating device (10) includes a hollow ribbon (20) having an interior cavity (40) defined therein, the hollow ribbon (20) being deployable along a ribbon path by means of a harpoon (18) being operably coupled to the hollow ribbon (20) and being discharged from a deployment assembly (14), the hollow ribbon (20) being fillable with an explosive material when deployed along the deployment path. A method of generating an overpressure condition along a path is included having a number of steps, including deployment of a hollow ribbon (20) along the path.

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

F41H 11/14

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F41H 11/14 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F41H 11/14 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0071964A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB NL

EPO simple patent family

WO 0071964 A1 20001130; AU 7050200 A 20001212; CA 2337237 A1 20001130; EP 1097350 A1 20010509

INPADOC legal status


2004-05-26 [RBV] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES (CORRECTION):

- Designated State(s): DE FR GB NL

2003-06-18 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20021203

2001-05-09 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010112

2001-05-09 [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

2001-05-09 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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