Global Patent Index - EP 1258166 A2

EP 1258166 A2 2002-11-20 - METHOD FOR FIXING EARPHONES AND/OR MINI-MICROPHONES

Title (en)

METHOD FOR FIXING EARPHONES AND/OR MINI-MICROPHONES

Title (de)

VERFAHREN ZUR BEFESTIGUNG VON OHRHÖRERN UND/ODER KLEINMIKROPHONEN

Title (fr)

METHODE DE FIXATION D'ECOUTEURS INTERNES ET/OU DE PETITS MICROPHONES

Publication

EP 1258166 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 01911452 A

Priority

  • DE 0100555 W
  • DE 10007845 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0163966A2] The invention relates to a device for fixing earphones and/or mini-microphones, especially to items of clothing or equipment. The aim of the invention is to develop a secure, easy to handle, precisely positionable, economical, optimal means of fixing even earphones and/or mini-microphones whose structural shapes are years old. Said fixing means should neither increase the transport weight nor the construction volume of the earphones and/or mini-microphones, should be usable even in an adapted state in a appropriate position on the item of clothing and/or equipment, and should guarantee (with the exception of special structural shapes) overload protection with an emergency triggering function when there is a strong pull on the earphone and/or microphone cable. To this end, a permanent magnet (2), a magnet system (6) or an adhesive system (1) is provided at the designated fixing point for the earphones (9) and/or mini-microphones (16) outside of /inside the particular item of clothing and/or equipment.

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

H04R 1/10

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04R 1/00 (2006.01); H04R 1/10 (2006.01); H04R 5/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04R 1/1016 (2013.01); H04R 1/1091 (2013.01); H04R 5/023 (2013.01); H04R 2201/023 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0163966A3

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EPO simple patent family

WO 0163966 A2 20010830; WO 0163966 A3 20020321; AT 283619 T 20041215; AU 4046701 A 20010903; CN 1404705 A 20030319; DE 10007845 A1 20010823; EP 1258166 A2 20021120; EP 1258166 B1 20041124; JP 2003524354 A 20030812; JP 4761687 B2 20110831; US 2003019015 A1 20030130; US 7013492 B2 20060321

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