Global Patent Index - EP 2024225 A1

EP 2024225 A1 2009-02-18 - PEDAL WITH PANTOGRAPH DEVICE

Title (en)

PEDAL WITH PANTOGRAPH DEVICE

Title (de)

PEDALE MIT PANTOGRAPHVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

PÉDALE AVEC DISPOSITIF PANTOGRAPHE

Publication

EP 2024225 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 07731484 A

Priority

  • FR 2007000850 W
  • FR 0604723 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO2007135285A1] The invention concerns a bicycle pedal (1) mounted at the end (3) of a pedal assembly crank arm (5), comprising a main body (7) whereon a cyclist's foot is supported while cycling, said pedal (1) being assembled, along a link axis X<SUB>1</SUB>, to the crank arm (5). The invention is characterized in that the pedal (1) comprises an intermediate pantograph device (11) for assembling the body (7) to the crank arm (5) producing both a variable offset of the foot purchase on said body (7) relative to the link axis X<SUB>1</SUB> to increase the cycling torque, and to direct the body (7) in a plane defined during the rotation of the crank arm over one pedalling cycle. The invention also concerns bicycles equipped with this type of pedal (1).

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B62M 3/04 (2006.01); B62M 3/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B62M 3/04 (2013.01); Y10T 74/217 (2013.01); Y10T 74/2172 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 2007135285A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

AL BA HR MK RS

EPO simple patent family

WO 2007135285 A1 20071129; CA 2653109 A1 20071129; EP 2024225 A1 20090218; FR 2901533 A1 20071130; FR 2901533 B1 20080808; US 2009217783 A1 20090903

INPADOC legal status


2010-06-02 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20091120

2009-08-12 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20090709

2009-02-18 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20081219

2009-02-18 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

2009-02-18 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Countries: AL BA HR MK RS