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(11)EP 1 583 450 B8

(12)CORRECTED EUROPEAN PATENT SPECIFICATION
Note: Bibliography reflects the latest situation

(15)Correction information:
Corrected version no 1 (W1 B1)

(48)Corrigendum issued on:
07.05.2014 Bulletin 2014/19

(45)Mention of the grant of the patent:
12.03.2014 Bulletin 2014/11

(21)Application number: 03780348.3

(22)Date of filing:  05.12.2003
(51)International Patent Classification (IPC): 
A47L 9/04(2006.01)
(86)International application number:
PCT/GB2003/005301
(87)International publication number:
WO 2004/052166 (24.06.2004 Gazette  2004/26)

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(84)Designated Contracting States:
DE ES FR GB IT

(30)Priority: 06.12.2002 GB 0228481
06.12.2002 GB 0228478

(43)Date of publication of application:
12.10.2005 Bulletin 2005/41

(73)Proprietor: Techtronic Floor Care Technology Limited
Tortola (VG)

(72)Inventors:
  • BODDY, Andrew, David
    Worcester WR3 7HF (GB)
  • ELSWORTHY, Christopher Thomas
    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL51 0XB (GB)
  • BURNHAM, Gavin
    Sheldon,2Birmingham B26 1QJ (GB)
  • PROUD, Reuben
    Worcester WR3 8JT (GB)
  • IVARSSON, Bengt Ivar Anders
    Park Island, Ma Wan (HK)

(74)Representative: Stevenson-Hill, Jack Patrick et al
Marks & Clerk LLP 1 New York Street
Manchester, M1 4HD
Manchester, M1 4HD (GB)


(56)References cited: : 
EP-A- 1 386 573
DE-A- 10 110 771
US-A- 5 351 362
US-A- 5 960 514
DE-A- 10 051 177
DE-C- 19 914 574
US-A- 5 500 979
  
      
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