Global Patent Index - EP 1276449 A1

EP 1276449 A1 20030122 - DRIVE DEVICE FOR WHEELCHAIR

Title (en)

DRIVE DEVICE FOR WHEELCHAIR

Title (de)

MOTORBETRIEBENE VORRICHTUNG FÜR ROLLSTUHL

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF MOTORISE POUR FAUTEUIL ROULANT

Publication

EP 1276449 A1 20030122 (FR)

Application

EP 01929707 A 20010425

Priority

  • FR 0101272 W 20010425
  • FR 0005226 A 20000425
  • FR 0007457 A 20000609
  • FR 0010019 A 20000731

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0180803A1] The invention concerns a drive device for a wheel chair (32) equipped with rear wheels (36) and front wheels (38), said device comprising a frame (12), at least a drive wheel or track (16) and a steering wheel (18) at the front. The invention is characterised in that it comprises means (42) for securing the front wheels (38) of the wheelchair, arranged on each side of the frame (12), the wheel (16) located at the rear, having a smaller diameter so as to allow the wheelchair to pass above said wheel (16).

IPC 1-7

A61G 5/04

IPC 8 full level

A61G 5/04 (2013.01); A61G 3/08 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

A61G 3/0808 (2013.01); A61G 5/047 (2013.01); A61G 5/1051 (2016.11); A61G 5/066 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0180803A1

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 (publication)

WO 0180803 A1 20011101; AU 5641001 A 20011107; EP 1276449 A1 20030122

DOCDB simple family (application)

FR 0101272 W 20010425; AU 5641001 A 20010425; EP 01929707 A 20010425