Global Patent Index - EP 1103201 A1

EP 1103201 A1 2001-05-30 - Hidden spring hinge for hair article

Title (en)

Hidden spring hinge for hair article

Title (de)

Verdecktes Federgelenk für Haarartikel

Title (fr)

Articulation à ressort caché pour article de chevelure

Publication

EP 1103201 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 00420236 A

Priority

FR 9915224 A

Abstract (en)

Hair-grip has two jaws (1,4) pivoted together (7) by hinge (8) having coil spring (14) around pivot axis. Spring is enclosed in opaque casing (16) which has open end for passage of radially extending end (15) of spring. Casing is formed integrally and has flange covering groove of pin which is apertured to lock pivot action. Other end of casing has no flange but has second pin (10) with second groove continued on side surface of casing.

Abstract (fr)

Selon l'invention, l'article de chevelure comprend deux mors (1, 4) articulés l'un à l'autre par des moyens d'articulation (7) comprenant un axe d'articulation transversal (8) et un ressort hélicoïdal (14) enroulé en hélice autour de l'axe d'articulation transversal (8). Le ressort (14) est contenu dans un boîtier (16) opaque rapporté sur le premier mors (1), et muni d'une encoche d'extrémité (18) laissant le passage à la seconde extrémité radialement dépassante (15) du ressort (14) pour venir porter contre le second mors (4). Le boîtier (16) est monobloc, avec une première extrémité ayant un rebord coiffant la tranche externe d'un premier ergot perforé pour le blocage en rotation, et avec une seconde extrémité dépourvue de rebord mais associée à un autre premier ergot perforé (10) surdimensionné et ayant une tranche externe sensiblement en continuité de la surface latérale externe du boîtier (16). <IMAGE>

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

A45D 8/20

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A45D 8/14 (2006.01); A45D 8/20 (2006.01); F16C 11/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A45D 8/20 (2013.01)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 1103201 A1 20010530; EP 1103201 B1 20020403; AT 215324 T 20020415; CA 2326679 A1 20010529; CA 2326679 C 20050308; CN 1136805 C 20040204; CN 1354995 A 20020626; DE 60000110 D1 20020508; DE 60000110 T2 20021114; ES 2174807 T3 20021116; FR 2801477 A1 20010601; FR 2801477 B1 20020118; JP 2001190322 A 20010717; JP 3462173 B2 20031105; SG 87911 A1 20020416; US 6354307 B1 20020312

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