Global Patent Index - EP 2149320 A1

EP 2149320 A1 2010-02-03 - Foot control mechanism, particularly for a sofa or armchair with a sliding seat

Title (en)

Foot control mechanism, particularly for a sofa or armchair with a sliding seat

Title (de)

Untergestellsteuerungsmechanismus, insbesondere für ein Sofa oder Sessel mit einem Gleitsitz

Title (fr)

Mécanisme de commande au pied en particulier pour un sofa ou un fauteuil à siège coulissant

Publication

EP 2149320 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 09166095 A

Priority

IT MI20081387 A

Abstract (en)

A foot control mechanism (100) is disclosed, in particular for sofas, such as sofa beds and sofas with a sliding seat. The mechanism comprises a tube (1) provided with a slot (13) and adapted to be connected to a fixed frame (6), a first lever (2) provided with a slot (20), mounted slidably with respect to the tube (1) and adapted to be connected to a movable frame (7), a second lever (3) provided with a sliding pin (35) which engages in the slots (13, 20) of the tube (1) and of the fist lever (2), and a foot (4) pivoted to the second lever (3) and to a fork (48) adapted to be connected to a the movable frame (7). The slots (13, 20) of the tube and of the first lever (2) arc shaped so as to impart a specific movement of the foot (4), during sliding of the movable frame (7).

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47C 17/13 (2006.01); A47B 1/08 (2006.01); A47C 1/023 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47C 17/136 (2013.01); A47B 1/08 (2013.01); A47C 1/023 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 2149320 A1 20100203; EP 2149320 B1 20101222; AT 492187 T 20110115; DE 602009000460 D1 20110203; IT 1390841 B1 20111019; IT MI20081387 A1 20100129

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