Global Patent Index - EP 1456914 B1

EP 1456914 B1 20071031 - REVOLVABLE PLUG AND SOCKET

Title (en)

REVOLVABLE PLUG AND SOCKET

Title (de)

DREHBARER STECKER UND DREHBARE BUCHSE

Title (fr)

FICHE TOURNANTE ET PRISE MURALE

Publication

EP 1456914 B1 20071031 (EN)

Application

EP 01274757 A 20011122

Priority

IL 0101078 W 20011122

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO03044906A1] The invention relates to the support of light electric appliances such as light fittings and small fans. The device (Fig. 2) accoring to the invention provides a plug (12) and socket (10) combination powering and supporting an appliance in a manner allowing the user to change its orientation. The combination is particularly useful where there is a frequent need to move light appliances from one location to another. The combination comprises a fixable socket (20) and a plug (12) revolvable therein for conducting electric power and for mechanically supporting in a desired orientation an appliance receiving the power.

IPC 8 full level

H01R 39/00 (2006.01); H01R 35/04 (2006.01); H01R 13/73 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

F21V 21/002 (2013.01); F21V 21/02 (2013.01); F21V 23/06 (2013.01); H01R 35/04 (2013.01); F21S 8/03 (2013.01); H01R 13/73 (2013.01)

Citation (examination)

WO 0016442 A2 20000323 - SAFETY QUICK LIGHT LTD [IL], et al

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 03044906 A1 20030530; AT 377275 T 20071115; AU 2002221000 A1 20030610; AU 2002221000 B2 20080228; BR 0116819 A 20040127; CA 2468186 A1 20030530; CA 2468186 C 20100928; CN 100349331 C 20071114; CN 1582518 A 20050216; DE 60131202 D1 20071213; DE 60131202 T2 20080807; EP 1456914 A1 20040915; EP 1456914 A4 20060517; EP 1456914 B1 20071031; ES 2295111 T3 20080416; HK 1072835 A1 20050909; MX PA04004959 A 20050408; NZ 533697 A 20081224; RS 49897 B 20080807; YU 66303 A 20060303

DOCDB simple family (application)

IL 0101078 W 20011122; AT 01274757 T 20011122; AU 2002221000 A 20011122; BR 0116819 A 20011122; CA 2468186 A 20011122; CN 01823877 A 20011122; DE 60131202 T 20011122; EP 01274757 A 20011122; ES 01274757 T 20011122; HK 05106296 A 20050724; MX PA04004959 A 20011122; NZ 53369701 A 20011122; YU P66303 A 20011122