Global Patent Index - EP 1845829 A2

EP 1845829 A2 2007-10-24 - VACUUM CLEANER WITH CYCLONIC SEPARATING DIRT CUP AND DIRT CUP DOOR

Title (en)

VACUUM CLEANER WITH CYCLONIC SEPARATING DIRT CUP AND DIRT CUP DOOR

Title (de)

STAUBSAUGER MIT ZYKLONISCHEM TRENNSTAUBBEHÄLTER UND STAUBBEHÄLTERKLAPPE

Title (fr)

ASPIRATEUR A VIDE-POUSSIERE AVEC SEPARATION CYCLONIQUE ET PORTE DE VIDE-POUSSIERE

Publication

EP 1845829 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 06717955 A

Priority

  • US 2006000819 W
  • US 22144105 F
  • US 22144205 F
  • US 23795805 F
  • US 24928205 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO2006076363A2] The present invention relates to a vacuum cleaner. In one embodiment, a hand-held vacuum cleaner includes a housing having a first end and a second end, a suction nozzle located at the first end of the housing, and a suction fan and motor assembly located in the housing. A brushroll may be disposed within the suction nozzle. The hand-held vacuum cleaner further includes a dirt cup including an inlet, an outlet, a cyclonic flow chamber, a filter assembly, and a dirt cup door. The dirt cup is rotatably detachable from the housing. At least one nub cooperates with the at least one slot in the dirt cup to rotatably secure the dirt cup to the second end of the housing. In addition, the filter assembly includes at twist on filter cartridge.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47L 5/24 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47L 9/165 (2013.01); A47L 5/24 (2013.01); A47L 5/26 (2013.01); A47L 9/127 (2013.01); A47L 9/1666 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 2006076363A3

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB

EPO simple patent family

WO 2006076363 A2 20060720; WO 2006076363 A3 20061214; AU 2006205022 A1 20060720; CN 101119675 A 20080206; EP 1845829 A2 20071024; US 2006156508 A1 20060720

INPADOC legal status


2009-01-07 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20081124

2008-04-23 [DAX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT (TO ANY COUNTRY) DELETED

2008-02-13 [RBV] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES (CORRECTION):

- Designated State(s): DE FR GB

2007-10-24 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20070809

2007-10-24 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): DE FR GB