Global Patent Index - EP 1159773 A1

EP 1159773 A1 2001-12-05 - ELECTRICAL ASSEMBLIES

Title (en)

ELECTRICAL ASSEMBLIES

Title (de)

ELEKTRISCHE VORRICHTUNGEN

Title (fr)

ENSEMBLES ELECTRIQUES

Publication

EP 1159773 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00900256 A

Priority

  • GB 0000055 W
  • GB 9900500 A
  • GB 9915790 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0042680A1] An electrical assembly (10, 100) in the form of a plug socket, electrical socket, light fitting, switches or the like. The assembly (10, 100) includes a connecting part (34, 138) connectable to an electric supply and an operable part (16, 108, 120) removably mountable on the connecting part (34, 138) to provide an electrical connection therewith. The assembly (10, 100) being arranged such that on removal of the operable part (16, 108, 120) from the connecting part (34, 138) inadvertent access to the electrical connections is prevented thereby enabling the assembly (10, 100) to be readily fitted and/or changed by persons other than a qualified electrician.

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

H01R 13/453; H01R 13/447; H01R 13/639

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/453 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H01R 13/453 (2013.01); H01R 24/68 (2013.01); H01R 2103/00 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0042680A1

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 0042680 A1 20000720; AU 1992000 A 20000801; EP 1159773 A1 20011205; GB 0117723 D0 20010912; GB 2363918 A 20020109

INPADOC legal status


2005-02-09 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040803

2002-08-21 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20020704

2001-12-05 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20011001

2001-12-05 [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

2001-12-05 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI