Global Patent Index - EP 1259678 A1

EP 1259678 A1 2002-11-27 - RETRACTABLE ROOF

Title (en)

RETRACTABLE ROOF

Title (de)

ZURÜCKZIEHBARES DACH

Title (fr)

TOIT RETRACTABLE

Publication

EP 1259678 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 01904187 A

Priority

  • EP 01904187 A
  • EP 00301660 A
  • GB 0100597 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0165020A1] A system for operating a retractable roof having at least two moveable roof sections, the system comprising: a first support having a first pulley; a second support positioned opposite to and across from the first support means and having a second pulley; a tie member which passes around the first and second pulleys to form an elongate loop having a crossover point between the supports; wherein the first roof section is supported, in use, by the tie member between the first support and the crossover point and the second roof section is supported, in use, by the tie member between the crossover point and the second support such that, in use, the roof sections move in opposite directions when the tie member is moved.

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

E04B 7/16; E04B 7/14

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E04B 7/14 (2006.01); E04B 7/16 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E04B 7/166 (2013.01); E04B 7/14 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0165020A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

DOCDB simple family

WO 0165020 A1 20010907; AT 302883 T 20050915; AU 3210301 A 20010912; CN 1332103 C 20070815; CN 1406305 A 20030326; DE 60112899 D1 20050929; EP 1259678 A1 20021127; EP 1259678 B1 20050824; EP 1259678 B8 20051026; ES 2244584 T3 20051216