CN106913058A - Illuminated oral care implement - Google Patents

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CN106913058A
CN106913058A CN201510994722.8A CN201510994722A CN106913058A CN 106913058 A CN106913058 A CN 106913058A CN 201510994722 A CN201510994722 A CN 201510994722A CN 106913058 A CN106913058 A CN 106913058A
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奚文进
郭广生
张波
谢凡刚
周建荣
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高露洁-棕榄公司
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Abstract

Oral care product component includes handle component and one or more the replacement components for handle component.Handle component includes electric power source and light generation module, and light generation module is connected in electric power source and is configured to produce the light in spectral region.First and second replacement components can be provided, it includes the first and second smooth guide members and the first and second light-filters respectively, first and second light-filters are operably linked on the first and second smooth guide members, and the light launched from light guide member is limited into corresponding first and second spectrum with terms of spectrum.Each in first and second replacement components can change relative to handle component between connection and disengaged condition.In other embodiments, handle component may include actuator, and it is configured to limit the light that light generation module is produced in terms of spectrum.

Description

Illuminated oral care implement

Technical field

The oral care implement of such as toothbrush is used for cleaning tooth by removing dental plaque and chip from dental surface.Toothbrush Can also launching light, so as to such as make teeth whiter, kill intraoral bacterium, detect intraoral bacterium presence, increase blood Liquid circulates to carry out gingival therapeutic, reduce the pain of various focusing depths represented and carry out other potential uses.But, currently can be in market The oral care implement of upper acquisition is the utensil of monocular, because they are designed to process the only one mesh that light emitting toothbrush can be used for 's.It is then desired to a kind of oral care implement, it can launch the light for some purposes, and especially, it is necessary to a kind of oral cavity Care appliance, it provides many purpose purposes using head is replaced.

The content of the invention

In one aspect, the present invention can relate to a kind of oral care product, and there is handle component to be replaced with one or more for it Component is changed, one or more replace the light that component is configured to launch selected spectrum.Each is replaced component and is detachably coupled to mouth On the handle component of chamber care product.During light emitting module may include in handle component or one or more replace components, and Electric power is provided by the electric power source in handle component.In the embodiment during light emitting module is included in multiple replacement components, each is replaced Change the light that component may be configured to launch different spectrum.In the embodiment during light emitting module is included in handle component, can be by tool There is the different replacement component including different light-filters or be configured so that the hair of selection light by making illuminated component Spectrum is penetrated to select the emission spectrum of light.

In one aspect, the present invention can be a kind of oral care product component, and it includes:Handle component, it includes electric power Source;First replaces component, and it includes the first smooth generation module, and the first smooth generation module is configured to be replaced at component transmitting from first Light in the first spectrum;Second replaces component, and it includes the second smooth generation module, and the second smooth generation module is configured to from second Light of the component transmitting in the second spectrum is replaced, the second spectrum is different from the first spectrum;First replace component can lower person it Between change:(1) disengaged condition, wherein the first replacement component is separated with handle component;And (2) coupled situation, wherein first replaces Component is changed to be installed on handle component, and the first smooth generation module provides electric power by electric power source, is sent out with replacing component from first The light penetrated in the first spectrum;And the second replacement component can change between lower person:(1) disengaged condition, wherein second replaces Component and handle component is changed to separate;And (2) coupled situation, wherein the second replacement component is installed on handle component, and the Two smooth generation modules provide electric power by electric power source, and light of the component transmitting in the second spectrum is replaced with from second.

On the other hand, the present invention can be a kind of oral care implement, including:Handle component, it includes:Grasp section; Electric power source;And induction type power circuit, it is operably linked in electric power source;And toothbrush replaces head, it includes:Head Point;Multiple tooth cleaning components, its from the beginning part preceding surface extend;Light generation module, it is operably linked to electric power source Go up and be configured to produce the light in spectral region;And sensing element, it is operably linked on light generation module;Toothbrush Replacing head can change between lower person:(1) disengaged condition, its toothbrush is replaced head and is separated with handle component;And (2) connection shape State, its toothbrush is replaced head and is installed on handle component, and toothbrush is coupled to handle with replacing the sense element senses of head On the induction type power circuit of component, electric power is fed to light generation module from electric power source.

In yet another aspect, the present invention can be a kind of oral care product component, including:Handle component, it includes:Electric power Source;And light generation module, it is operably linked in electric power source and is configured to produce the light in spectral region;First replaces Component is changed, it includes:First smooth guide member, it has optical receiving end and light transmitting terminal;And first light-filter, its is operable Be connected on the first smooth guide member, the light launched from the transmitting terminal of the first smooth guide member is limited to first with terms of spectrum Spectrum;And second replace component, it includes:Second smooth guide member, it has optical receiving end and light transmitting terminal;And second light Filter, it is operably linked on the second smooth guide member, will be sent out from the transmitting terminal of the second smooth guide member with terms of spectrum The light penetrated is limited to the second spectrum, and the second spectrum is different from the first spectrum;Wherein spectral region includes the first and second spectrum;The One replacement component can change between lower person:(1) disengaged condition, wherein the first replacement component is separated with handle component;And (2) Coupled situation, wherein the first replacement component is installed on handle component, and the receiving terminal of the first smooth guide member receives light generation The light that module is produced;And the second replacement component can change between lower person:(1) disengaged condition, wherein second replace component with Handle component is separated;And (2) coupled situation, wherein the second replacement component is installed on handle component, and the second light is guided The receiving terminal of part receives the light that light generation module is produced.

In yet another aspect, the present invention can be a kind of oral care implement, including:Handle component, it includes:Grasping section Section;Electric power source;Light generation module, it is operably linked in electric power source and is configured to produce the light in spectral region;With And actuator, it is operably linked on light generation module, and actuator is configured to produce light generation module in terms of spectrum The light selected spectrum that is limited in spectral region;And head is replaced, it includes:Head point;Multiple tooth cleaning components, its from The preceding surface of head point extends;And light guide member, it has optical receiving end and light transmitting terminal;Replacing head can change between lower person Become:(1) disengaged condition, wherein replace head being separated with handle component;And (2) coupled situation, wherein replacing head is installed to handle On component, and the receiving terminal of light guide member receives the light for selecting spectrum, is penetrated with from replacement hair.

According to the detailed description being provided below, it is of the invention it is other can application region will become obvious.Should manage Solution, detailed description and particular example are only intended to the purpose for showing while a preferred embodiment of the present invention is indicated, and And be not intended to limit the scope of the invention.

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According to the detailed description and the accompanying drawings, the present invention will be more fully appreciated, wherein:

Fig. 1 is the perspective view of the oral care implement according to embodiments of the invention, and it has handle component and replaces component;

Fig. 2 is the cross-sectional view of the part for grasping section and stem body part of the handle component of the oral care implement of Fig. 1;

Fig. 3 is the front view of the replacement component of the oral care implement of Fig. 1;

Fig. 4 is the replacement element cross-section figure of the oral care implement of Fig. 1;

Fig. 5 is the perspective view of oral care product component, and it includes handle component and multiple replacement components;

Fig. 6 is the cross-sectional view of the oral care implement according to an alternative embodiment of the invention, and it has handle component and replaces Change component;

Fig. 7 A are the cross-sectional view of the oral care implement according to another embodiment of the invention, and it has handle component and replaces Change component;

Fig. 7 B are the schematic diagram of the filter plate of the oral care implement of Fig. 7 A;

Fig. 8 is the schematic diagram of the oral care implement according to another embodiment of the invention, and it has handle component and replacement Component;

Fig. 9 is partially schematic with replacement component according to the handle component of the oral care implement of another embodiment of the invention Figure.

Specific embodiment

Being described below of preferred embodiment is substantially merely exemplary and is not intended to limit the present invention, it should With or purposes.

The description of the illustrative embodiment of principle of the invention is intended to be combined with accompanying drawing to read, and accompanying drawing regards whole book as A part for face description.In the description of the embodiment of present invention disclosed herein, any reference to direction or orientation is only anticipated Scheme for convenient description and without cease be not intended to limit the scope of the invention.Relative terms such as D score, " on ", " level ", " perpendicular To ", " top ", " lower section ", " upward ", " downward ", " top " and " bottom " and its derivative (for example, " flatly ", " to Lowerly ", " up " etc.) it should be understood that orientation that is describing at that time or being shown in the figure discussed.These are relative Term is only used for convenient description and does not require equipment with specific orientation constructing or operating, unless clearly so indicated.Term " attached ", " fixation ", " connection ", " connection ", " interconnection " etc. represent that structure is directly to each other or indirect by structure between two parties Ground is fixed or attaches residing relation, and movable or rigid attachment or relation, unless be expressly recited in addition.Additionally, of the invention Feature and benefit shown by referring to embodiment illustrated.Therefore, the present invention is clearly not limited to this exemplary implementation Example, exemplary embodiment shows some the feasible non-limiting combinations for the feature that can exist individually or with further feature combination;This The scope of invention is defined by the following claims.

As used throughout, scope is used as describing each in the range of this shorthand with each value.In the range of Any value may be selected to be the end points of scope.In addition, all bibliography described herein are all by quoting with its integrally combination Herein.In the case where the definition of the bibliography of the definition and reference of the disclosure has conflict, using the disclosure.

Referring in detail to accompanying drawing, oral care implement 1 shows in Fig. 1.In this embodiment illustrated, dental treatment Tool 1 is motorized or automatic toothbrush, its from the beginning launching light.But, not limited to this in all embodiments of the invention.Some other In embodiment, device can be manual toothbrush, and it has replaceable head point.Thus, the invention is not restricted to motorized or automatic mouth Chamber care appliance 1, except non-claimed is so limited.

Reference picture 1-3, oral care implement 1 includes:Handle component 2, it has grasping section 10, grasps section 10 near Side 8 extends to distal end portion 9;Stem body part 80, it extends from the distal end portion 9 for grasping section 10;And replace component 100. In embodiment illustrated, the grasping section 10 of handle component 2 includes actuator button 3, and it is used as user input apparatus and very moment When chamber care appliance 1 is for automatic or electric toothbrush, be conducive to being turned on and off oral care implement 1.Certainly, actuator button 3 The other positions different from display in figure on handle component 2 can be in other embodiments positioned at.In certain embodiments, promote Dynamic device button 3 can be substituted by other types of actuator arrangement.Replace component 100 and be detachably coupled to the dry of handle component 2 On body portion 80, as described in greater detail below.The different modification for replacing component can be used for handle component 2 and be connected to On handle component 2/disengaged with handle component 2 so that the type of the replacement component that user uses on expectation is had one's choice.

Replacing component 100 includes sleeve portion 110 and head point 130.In certain embodiments, it is described herein any to replace Change component 100 can for toothbrush replaces head, and thus, multiple tooth cleaning components 133 are installed on head points 130 and from replacement The preceding surface 131 of the head of component 100 point 130 extends.The soft tissue cleanser 122 that can be formed by elastomeric material is connected to or pacifies It is attached on the rear surface 132 of the head point 130 for replacing component 100.

The cross-sectional view of the handle component 2 of Fig. 2 display oral care implements 1.Handle component 2 includes grasping section 10, machine Frame 20, electric power source 44 (such as, rechargeable battery, non-rechargeabel battery, battery pack, printed battery, super capacitor, storage Control circuit of electric energy etc.), control circuit 50, the motor 60 with power transmission shaft 66, vibration source 70 and stem body part 80.Grasping section Section 10 is configured to be grasped or caught by user, enables a user to manipulate oral care implement 1 during use.Grasp section 10 also accommodate electronic circuit and component of the operation of oral care implement 1 required for the automatic or electric toothbrush of launching light.At certain In a little embodiments, electric power source 44 can be omitted, and device can provide electric power by plug, and plug is connected in supply of electric power, such as Wall socket.

The grasping section 10 of handle component 2 has inner chamber body, for accommodating frame 20, electric power source 44 and control circuit 50. The inner chamber body for grasping section 10 can be in certain embodiments cylinder, but the present invention is not limited in all embodiments System.

In certain embodiments, control circuit 50 may include Programmable Logic Controller, more multi-functional to realize, and control mouth Electronic component in chamber care appliance 1.Control circuit 50 can with button 3 carry out it is operable connect, it is right to enable a user to Control circuit 50 provides input, to control oral care implement 1.User input to controlling circuit 50 can be used to control to include Any one or more electric components of a part for oral care implement 1.

Stem body part 80 includes opening proximal end 81, and it is fixed in the frame 20 for grasping section 10 and terminates in sealing far In side 85.In certain embodiments, stem body part 80 and grasping section 10 may be integrally formed.The body 83 of stem body part 80 Can be tapered and for generally conical, compared with opening proximal end 81, there is smaller cross-sectional area profile at sealing distal end portion 85.Stem body The outer surface of the body 83 of part 80 may include connection element 91, and it is used as when replacement component 100 is connected on handle component 2 Directional bond.In certain embodiments, connection element 91 may further be used to lock onto replacement component 100 on handle component 2.

In certain embodiments, the opening proximal end 81 of stem body part 80 provides the path entered in stem body cavity 87, with Receive and/or fixing vibration source 70 and motor 60.The sealing distal end portion 85 of stem body part 80 forms bonding part 98, and it is configured to Replacing the inner surface that the sleeve portion 110 of component 100 is replaced in engagement when component 100 is connected on handle component 2.Bonding part 98 include stem body tip 97, and it extends from the upper surface 96 of stem body part 80 so that upper surface 96 forms and surrounds stem body tip 97 Annular transverse direction shoulder.

Vibration source 70 includes the outrigger shaft 72 that can be formed by synthetic resin and the eccentric shaft 73 that can be formed by metal.Vibration source 70 outrigger shaft 72 is engaged with the power transmission shaft 66 of motor 60 so that motor 60 can rotate vibration source 70, with to replacing component 100 Apply desired motion.By 62a, 62b is electrically connected to the control circuit 50 of the operation of control motor 60 to motor 60, and by electricity Power source 44 provides electric power.The eccentric shaft 73 of vibration source 70 includes eccentric part 77 and axial shaft portion 78.The bottom of eccentric part 77 Portion end is connected to outrigger shaft 72.

Inward recess 89 is formed in the end of the distal end portion 85 of the close stem body part 80 of stem body cavity 87.Inward recess 89 can Slidably receive the axial shaft portion 78 of the eccentric shaft 73 of vibration source 70.Thus, the upper end of the eccentric shaft 73 of vibration source 70 is installed In stem body tip 97 or near stem body tip 97.For this construction, the eccentric part 77 of vibrating device 70 is rotatably pacified In stem body cavity 86.Inward recess 89 is used as bearing, to keep the axial shaft portion 78 of the eccentric shaft 73 of vibration source 70.Vibration Source 70 rotates freely in stem body cavity 86, even if under high-frequency vibration.In certain embodiments, because inward recess 89 is used Make bearing, so single bearing assembly need not be provided rotatably to keep axial shaft portion 78.Certainly, can be in some realities Apply and provide single bearing assembly in example.

As mentioned above, motor 60 is operably linked in electric power source 44 by controlling circuit 50.The biography of motor 60 Moving axis 66 is operably linked in the eccentric part 77 of vibration source 70, so that eccentric part 77 rotates, to replace component 100 It is middle to produce vibration, or especially the power transmission shaft 66 of motor 60 is connected to head point 130 or cleaning of teeth unit in eccentric part 77 On part 133.Especially, when motor 60 make vibration source 70 enclose rotate about the axis thereof when, eccentric part 77 produce dither, its biography It is delivered to stem body arrangement 80 and is connected to replacement component 100 thereon.

Two leads 93a, 93b for providing being included in the light generation module replaced in component 100 electric power also couple Onto control circuit 50.These leads 93a, 93b extends to the body 83 of stem body part 80 from control circuit 50, and until dry The distal end portion 85 of body portion 80, herein, each of which is terminated at electrical contact 94a, 94b.As depicted, lead 93a, 93b is embedded in the body 83 of stem body part 80, to prevent from interfering vibration source 70.In certain embodiments, lead 93a, 93b can edge The inner surface for the body 83 of stem body part 80 extends.In other other embodiments, particularly no vibration source those In embodiment, lead 93a, 93b can extend in stem body cavity 87, in the surface of the body 83 of the stem body part or edge without being embedded in The surface for the body 83 of stem body part extends.

Display replacement component 100 in figures 3 and 4 includes sleeve portion 110 and head point 130.Replace the set of component 100 Tube portion 110 is slided on the stem body part 80 of handle component 2, will be replaced component 100 and is connected on stem body part 80.Sleeve pipe 111 are proximally held to extend to distal end portion 112 in part 110.In certain embodiments, head point 130 and sleeve portion 110 are by rigidity Material is formed, such as rigid plastic material, includes, without being limited to the polymer and copolymer of lower person:Ethene, propylene, butadiene, Vinyl compound and polyester, such as mylar.Head point 130 and sleeve portion 110 may be integrally formed or single Solely formed and be linked together later.In embodiment illustrated, head and sleeve portion 110,130 are in injection molding process It is integrally formed.

The head point 130 for replacing component 100 is located at the distal end portion 112 of sleeve portion 110, and including preceding surface 131 With opposite rear surface 132.It is as discussed above, there are multiple tooth cleaning components 133, its head from replacement component 100 130 preceding surface 131 is divided to extend.Multiple tooth cleaning components 133 include multiple bristle tufts 134, and it is installed on head point 130 And from the beginning the preceding surface 131 of part 130 extends.Each bristle tufts 134 may include multiple bristles.Bristle can filament bristles, fiber Bristle, spiral bristles, nylon bristles etc..The bristle of each type mentioned above can be nose circle formula or tapered end formula.Bristle tufts 134 can be connected on head point 130 like that using bail technology, without anchor log tufting technique etc. as desired.

Except bristle tufts 134, tooth cleaning components 133 may include one or more elastic teeth contact element 135a, 135b, the preceding surface 131 of its from the beginning part 130 extends.In certain embodiments, bristle tufts 134 form bristle, and elasticity Teeth contact element 135a, 135b are located in bristle.In embodiment illustrated, bristle tufts 134 are extended to higher than replacement structure The height on the preceding surface 131 of the head of part 100 point 130, it is more than elastic teeth contact element 135a, 135b and extends above replacement The height on the preceding surface 131 of the head of component 100 point 130.

In the embodiment of display, bristle tufts 134 and elasticity teeth contact element 135a, 135b are replacing component 100 There is specific pattern on head point 130.But, in other embodiments, can be to bristle tufts 134 and elastic cleaning of teeth contact element Part 135a, 135b use other patterns.

In this embodiment, elastic teeth contact element 135a, 135b include four peripheral contact element 135a and two Individual central contact member 135b.Peripheral contact element 135a is included in head and is divided to two laterally alignd near 130 proximal end Individual peripheral contact element 135a, and it is divided to the two peripheral contact elements laterally alignd near 130 distal end portion in head 135a.Peripheral contact element 135a is straight line wall-like sections, and it has the rib 139 from its inner surface projection.Thus, peripheral contact The rib 139 of element 135 is facing inwardly toward the center of head point 130.

Two central contact member 135b are bow contact element, and it is centrally positioned at the head point for replacing component 100 On 130.Central contact member 135b arrangements are shaped as the ring with gap, and gap extends along transverse to longitudinal axis A-A Planar registration.Central contact member 135b has the concave surface and dorsad mutual convex surface of face each other, and it Be respectively facing replace component 100 nearside and distal tip portion 130.

Bristle tufts 134 include three periphery bristle tufts on each opposite sidepiece of head, and three periphery bristle tufts are being replaced The head for changing component 100 is divided on 130 longitudinal direction and is positioned between two peripheral contact element 135a.Bristle tufts also include position Four nearside bristles that bottom centre's contact element and head in central contact member 135b divide between 130 proximal end Six between cluster, and the proximal end of top center contact element and head in central contact member 135b points 130 Distally bristle tufts.Four nearside clusters are situated substantially in two peripheral contact elements that head is divided near 130 proximal end Between 135a.Six proximal-distal clusters are situated substantially between two peripheral contact element 135a near distal end portion.

In the exemplified embodiment, replacing component 100 includes light generation module 200, and it is formed at head point In cavity 201 in 130.Light generation module 200 is configured to from the light for replacing the transmitting of component 100 in the first spectrum.In order to This point is realized, light generation module 200 includes at least one light source 202, light guide member 203 and light-filter 204.In display In embodiment, light generation module 200 includes two light emitting diodes 206a, 206b, used as light source 202.Each light emitting diode 206a, 206b are positioned in cavity 201, so that in directing light to an elastic cleaning of teeth contact element 135b, both is used Make a part for the light guide member 203 of light generation module 200.As a part for light guide member 203, elastic cleaning of teeth contact Element 135b forms of the optical receiving end 207 for being aligned closest to light emitting diode 206a, 206b of light guide member 203 Point, and it is formed away from a part for the light transmitting terminal 208 on the preceding surface 131 of head point 130.Light emitting diode 206a, 206b The light-receiving of generation in the optical receiving end 207 of the light guide member 203 formed by elastic cleaning of teeth contact element 135b, and The light of reception is directed along the length of each elastic cleaning of teeth contact element 135b, with light guide member 203 in bullet Property cleaning of teeth contact element 135b distal end portion at light transmitting terminal 208 at launch.After this manner, light source 202 produce light from Component 100 is replaced to launch.Although the light from the beginning preceding surface 131 of part 130 and/or elastic cleaning of teeth contact element is described above 135b launches, but in certain embodiments, light can from the beginning part 130 any part transmitting, the such as rear table of head points 130 Face 132, or whole head point 130.

During light emitting diode 206a, 206b produces the embodiment of the light on wide spectral range wherein, the light of generation can Light-filter 204 is transported through, will be limited to expect from the light of the transmitting of head point 130 for replacing component 100 with terms of spectrum Spectrum.Light emitting diode 206a, 206b produces the implementation in the light from the spectrum of the transmitting of component 100 is replaced is expected wherein In example, then light-filter 204 can be omitted.In certain embodiments, alternative light guide member can be used, it can be positioned on light source 202 And the preceding surface 131 of head points 130 between, and it is not extended past preceding surface 131 so that the direct from the beginning preceding table of part 130 of light Launch in face 131.It is optional as fill-in light guide member also using elastic cleaning of teeth contact element 135b in this embodiment 's.In certain embodiments, the one or both in light guide member 203 and light-filter 204 can be from the province of light generation module 200 Slightly.

In the exemplary embodiment, replacing component 100 also includes electrical contact 211a, 211b, and it is located at sleeve portion 110 It is interior, and electrical contact 211a, 211b be operably linked on light generation module 200 by lead 212a, 212b.Electrical contact The position of 211a, 211b in sleeve portion 110 causes to be sitting on the stem body part 80 of handle component 2 when replacement component 100 When, between electrical contact 94a, 94b of the stem body part 80 of electrical contact 211a, 211b and handle component 2 in sleeve portion 110 Made electrical contact with.The electrical contact 94a of the stem body part 80 of electrical contact 211a, 211b and handle component 2 in sleeve portion 110, Electrical contact between 94b is used for providing electric power from 44 pairs of light generation modules 200 of electric power source, such as controls circuit 50 controlled that Sample.In the case where the electric power towards light generation module 200 is controlled by control circuit 50, control circuit 50 may be configured to based on next From the user input of button 3 (referring to Fig. 1) electric power is provided to light generation module 200.

As indicated above, light source can produce the light in wide spectral range, at it from before replacing the transmitting of component 100, The light of generation is restricted to narrower spectrum.Wide spectral range can be produced for example by the light source with single light emitting diode, Or the light source with multiple light emitting diodes is produced.Multiple light emitting diodes are used for producing the embodiment of wide spectral range wherein In, each light emitting diode can launch the light in the spectrum different from other light emitting diodes so that luminous from multiple The combination of the spectrum of diode can be combined and produce wide spectral range.In the light that this embodiment, each light emitting diode are produced The spectrum of light that can be produced with any other light emitting diode of spectrum it is not overlap and/or discontinuously.Wherein multiple luminous two Pole pipe is used as in some embodiments of light source, can be by not all multiple hairs from the spectrum of the light for replacing the transmitting of component 100 Optical diode provides electric power or only selects the expectation spectrum to be launched to select by filtering wide spectral range.Can advantageously by Replace component 100 transmitting light some spectrum include 600nm to 700nm wave spectrums, 385nm to 520nm wave spectrums and 200nm to 300nm wave spectrums.Other spectrum of light can also be launched from component 100 is replaced.In certain embodiments, can be simultaneously The light of the multiple spectrum of transmitting, multiple spectrum are not overlapped and/or discontinuously.

Some wave spectrums can especially be used.As an example, the light in infrared spectrum can increase blood circulation to carry out Gingival therapeutic;Light in blue spectrum can reduce the pain of various focusing depths represented;Light in another region of blue spectrum can be used to Bacterium on identification tooth and gum;Bacterium in the light during UV or purple light are composed can reduce oral cavity;And white light can be used to make Teeth whiter, particularly when being associated with the photosensitizing chemical condition in certain form of toothpaste.

Sleeve portion 110 includes sleeve pipe cavity 113, and it extends to opening along longitudinal axis A-A from closure tip end 114 Bottom end 115, open bottom end 115 is located at the proximal end 111 of sleeve portion 110.The closure tip end of sleeve pipe cavity 113 114 is closing, because it can not see from the outside for replacing component 100.Sleeve pipe cavity 113 accommodates the stem body of handle component 2 Part 80, to allow that will replace component 100 is connected to handle component 2.

Sleeve pipe cavity 113 includes entering section 171 and junction section 172.The entrance section 171 of sleeve pipe cavity 113 has First minimum diameter, and the open bottom end 115 including sleeve pipe cavity 113.The junction section 172 of sleeve pipe cavity 113 has The second minimum diameter be less than the first minimum diameter.In certain embodiments, the maximum gauge of junction section 172 is less than and enters area The minimum diameter of section 171.

Sleeve portion 110 includes outer surface 119 and inner surface 173, and inner surface 173 limits sleeve pipe cavity 113.Sleeve portion 110 inner surface 173 includes annular transverse direction shoulder 174, its entrance section 171 and sleeve pipe cavity 113 for being located at sleeve pipe cavity 113 Junction section 172 between.Sleeve pipe cavity 113 further includes most upper curtate 175, and it is located at junction section 172 and casing cavity Between the closure tip end 114 of body 113.As illustrated, the most upper curtate 175 of sleeve pipe cavity 113 has lateral cross Product, it is with the increase with a distance from the junction section 172 of sleeve pipe cavity 113 towards the closure tip end of sleeve pipe cavity 113 114 lasting reductions.

Replacing component 100 includes connection element 140, and it is located near the proximal end 111 of sleeve portion 110.Such as display Like that, connection element 140 is the opening being formed in sleeve portion 110, its part for replacing the length of component 100, Upwardly extended along the direction of head point 130 from the open bottom end 115 of sleeve portion 110.Connection element 140 can have specific knot Structure or shape, it allows that connection element 140 is matched with the connection element 91 on stem body part 80, to be conducive to that component will be replaced 100 couple and/or lock onto on handle component 2.

Replacing component 100 can change between lower person:The stem body portion of the coupled situation shown in Fig. 1, wherein handle component 2 80 are divided to be arranged in the sleeve pipe cavity 113 for replacing component 100;And disengaged condition, wherein replacing component 100 and handle component 2 Separate.In disengaged condition, replace component 100 and separated with handle component 2.In coupled situation, replace component 100 and be installed to handle structure On part 2, and light generation module 200 provides electric power by electric power source 44, with from replace the launching light of component 100.

Package 220 shows that in Figure 5 it accommodates oral care product component, including handle component 2, first are replaced Change component 100a and second and replace component 100b.In certain embodiments, package 220 may include additionally to replace component.Handle Component 2 can have the feature as shown in Fig. 1 and 2.Each replaces component 100a, 100b can have such as the spy of display in Fig. 3 and 4 Levy.Alternatively, each replaces component 100a, 100b can have any one or more spies described above for alternative Levy.It is that the first replacement component 100a is configured to launch in the first spectrum to replace the difference between component 100a, 100b Light, and the second replacement component 100b is configured to light of the transmitting in the second spectrum, the second spectrum is different from the first spectrum.At certain In a little embodiments, the first and second spectrum can be overlapped spectra.In some other embodiments, the first and second spectrum can be for not Overlap and discontinuous spectrum.

In an alternative embodiment, package can accommodate replacement component 100a, 100b, and it has the replacement structure for Fig. 6 and 8 The feature of the display of part 100.Alternatively, each is replaced component 100a, 100b and can have for the alternative reality for combining the descriptions of Fig. 6 and 8 Apply any one or more features of example description.

In package 220, show that each is replaced component 100a, 100b and is in disengaged condition.Each replacement component 100a, 100b can be individually placed on handle component 2 with coupled situation and (that is, for a handle component 2, replace component 100a, 100b two Person is placed in coupled situation when can be different).When the first replacement component 100a is installed on handle component 2 with coupled situation, first The light generation module for replacing component 100a provides electric power by the electric power source of handle component 2, is launched with replacing component 100a from first Light in the first spectrum.Similarly, when the second replacement component 100b is installed on handle component 2 with coupled situation, the The two light generation modules for replacing component 100b provide electric power by the electric power source of handle component 2, are sent out with replacing component 100b from second The light penetrated in the second spectrum.

The alternative of oral care implement 1 shows that in figure 6 it has the replacement structure on handle component 2 Part 100.Handle component 2 includes the most of identical architectural feature shown for the handle component 2 of Fig. 1 and 2.Handle component 2 is wrapped Grasping section 10, frame 20, electric power source (being not shown in Fig. 6) are included, circuit 50, the motor 60 with power transmission shaft 66 is controlled, is shaken Dynamic source 70 and stem body part 80.

Stem body part 80 includes opening proximal end 81, and it is fixed in the frame 20 for grasping section 10 and terminates in sealing far In side 85.In certain embodiments, the opening proximal end 81 of stem body part 80 provides the path entered in stem body cavity 87, with Receive and/or fixing vibration source 70 and motor 60.The sealing distal end portion 85 of stem body part 80 forms bonding part 98, and it is configured to When replacing component 100 and being connected on handle component 2, the inner surface of the sleeve portion 110 of component 100 is replaced in engagement.Bonding part 98 include stem body tip 97, and it extends from the upper surface 96 of stem body part 80 so that upper surface 96 forms and surrounds stem body tip 97 Annular transverse direction shoulder.

Light generation module 230 is located at stem body tip 97 in handle component 2.Light generation module 230 is configured to be transmitted in Light in spectral region, and therefore, light generation module 230 includes at least one light source 232.As illustrated, light is produced Module 230 includes light emitting diode 236 as light source 232.In an alternative embodiment, light generation module 230 may include multiple hairs Optical diode is used as light source 232.Light emitting diode 236 is connected on control circuit 50 by lead 242a, 242b so that control Circuit 50 can control the electric power that light emitting diode 236 is supplied to from electric power source.

Replacing component 100 also includes light guide member 233, light is directed to from the light generation module 230 of handle component 2 and is replaced Change the head point 130 of component 100.Light guide member 233 is included positioned at the closure tip end 114 of sleeve pipe cavity 113 and sleeve portion Light is guided out head point by the optical receiving end 237 between 110 distal end portion 112, and light transmitting terminal 238, light transmitting terminal 238 130 preceding surface 131.The light transmitting terminal 238 of light guide member 233 is also directed light in photoelasticity teeth contact element 135b, So that elasticity teeth contact element 135b forms a part for the light transmitting terminal 238 of light guide member 233.Light-filter 234 is located at At the optical receiving end 237 of light guide member 233, will be limited from the light of the transmitting of head point 130 for replacing component 100 with terms of spectrum In expectation spectrum.Light emitting diode 236 produces the reality in expecting from the light in the spectrum of transmitting for replacing component 100 wherein Apply in example, this can omit light-filter 234.

For display embodiment in figure 6, handle component 2 and multiple replacement components 100 can with shown for Fig. 5 and Description identical mode is attached in oral care package part.

The alternative of oral care implement 1 shows that in fig. 7 it has the replacement structure on handle component 2 Part 100.Handle component 2 includes some the identical architectural features shown for the handle component 2 of Fig. 1 and 2.Handle component 2 includes Grasp section 10, frame 20, electric power source (being not shown in Fig. 7 A), control circuit 50 and stem body part 80.The embodiment of description Handle component 2 not include vibration source 70, but, in an alternative embodiment, it may include vibration source 70.

Stem body part 80 includes opening proximal end 81, and it is fixed in the frame 20 for grasping section 10 and terminates in sealing far In side 85.In certain embodiments, the opening proximal end 81 of stem body part 80 provides the path entered in stem body cavity 87, with Receive and/or fixing vibration source 70 and motor 60.The sealing distal end portion 85 of stem body part 80 forms bonding part 98, and it is configured to When replacement component 100 is connected on handle component 2, the inner surface of the sleeve portion 110 of component 100 is replaced in engagement.Junction surface Dividing 98 includes stem body tip 97, and it extends from the upper surface 96 of stem body part 80 so that upper surface 96 forms and surrounds stem body tip 97 annular transverse direction shoulder.

Light generation module 250 is located in the frame 20 of handle component 2.Light generation module 250 is configured to transmitting in expectation Light in spectrum.Therefore, light generation module 250 includes at least one light source 252, it is transmitted in the light in spectral region.As shown As showing, light generation module 250 includes light emitting diode 256 as light source 252.In an alternative embodiment, light generation module 250 may include multiple light emitting diodes as light source 252.Light emitting diode 256 is connected to control electricity by lead 262a, 262b On road 50 so that control circuit 50 can control the electric power that light emitting diode 236 is supplied to from electric power source.

Light generation module 250 includes light-filter module 254.Light-filter module 254 includes multiple light-filters, wherein Each can once enable one, and each light-filter is configured to limit what light generation module was produced in terms of spectrum when enabling Light.Control circuit 50 is operably linked on servo motor 259 by lead 263a, 263b, and servo motor 259 is located at handle In the frame 20 of component 2.Servo motor 259 is operably linked on power transmission shaft 260, and power transmission shaft 260 is operatively coupled again Onto rotary type filter plate 255, rotary type filter plate 255 includes multiple light-filters.The effect of control circuit 50 In the rotation of the actuator and control servo motor 259 of servo motor 259, so that rotary type filter plate 255 rotates.At certain In a little embodiments, control circuit 50 can be actuated by actuator button 3, and actuator button 3 includes the part for handle component 2. The schematic diagram of Fig. 7 B display rotary types filter plate 255, it includes three filter sections F0, F1 and F2.May include more Or less light-filter is used as filter plate 255.Handle component 2 includes light guide member 265, and it has receiving terminal 266, receiving terminal 266 light for being positioned to receive the selected filter (F0, F1 or F2) for transporting through rotary type filter plate 255, and will The light of reception is directed to transmitting terminal 267, and transmitting terminal 267 is directed light in the stem body tip 97 of stem body part 80.Each filtering When device section F0, F1 and F2 is enabled by optical coupled between the receiving terminal 266 by light source 252 and light guide member 265 for The selected spectrum in terms of spectrum the light that light generation module is produced being limited in spectral region so that the light in selected spectrum Received by light guide member 265 and the transmitting terminal 267 in light guide member 265 is launched.

Replacing component 100 includes light guide member 253, for by light from the transmitting terminal of the light guide member 265 of handle component 2 267 are directed to the head point 130 for replacing component 100.Light guide member 253 is included positioned at the closure tip end 114 of sleeve pipe cavity 113 And the optical receiving end 257 between the distal end portion 112 of sleeve portion 110, and light transmitting terminal 258, light transmitting terminal 258 guides light Lift one's head the preceding surface 131 of part 130.In an alternative embodiment, the light transmitting terminal 258 of light guide member 253 can also be directed light to Including in one or more the elastic teeth contact elements for the part for replacing component 100.

Wide spectral range can be for example, by the light source with single light emitting diode or the light with multiple light emitting diodes Source produces.Multiple light emitting diodes are used in the embodiment for produce wide spectral range wherein, and each light emitting diode can be launched Light in the spectrum different from other light emitting diodes so that the combination of the spectrum from multiple light emitting diodes can be combined And produce wide spectral range.In such an embodiment, the spectrum of the light that each light emitting diode is produced can be luminous with any other The spectrum of the light that diode is produced is not overlapped and/or discontinuously.Wherein using some embodiments of multiple light sources in, as making The replacement or supplement of the light from light source 252 are filtered with light filter module 254, from the spectrum of the light for replacing the transmitting of component 100 Can be selected by supplying electrical power to not all multiple light emitting diodes.

Another alternative of oral care implement 1 shows that in fig. 8 it has on handle component 2 Replace component 100.In the description of this embodiment, for causing to replace the spy that component 100 is mountable on handle component 2 Levy and be omitted, to simplify.It is appreciated that handle component 2 can still include stem body part 80, and replace component 100 can be still Including sleeve portion 110, component 100 will be replaced and be connected on handle component 2.Additionally, the reality discussed before one or more The feature of example is applied, the feature for being especially including in those embodiments for replacing the light generation module in component 100 can be coupled to Fig. 8 Embodiment in.

Replacing component 100 includes light generation module 280, and it is formed in the cavity 281 in head point 130.Light is produced Raw module 280 is configured to from the light for replacing the transmitting of component 100 in the first spectrum.To achieve it, light generation module 280 include at least one light source 282 and light guide member 283.In certain embodiments, light generation module 280 may also include light mistake Filter 204.In the embodiment of display, light generation module 280 includes light emitting diode 286 as light source 282.Light emitting diode 286 are positioned in cavity 201, so that in directing light to elastic cleaning of teeth contact element 135b, both is used as light and produces mould A part for the light guide member 283 of block 200, with the light produced from the replacement transmitting light source 282 of component 100.

In this embodiment, handle component 2 includes control circuit 50, and it passes through lead 291a, 291b and operationally joins It is connected on handle coil 290.Handle coil 290 is located in handle component 2, is immediately adjacent to replace the replacement coil in component 100 292.Each in two coils 290,292 is wire coil, and it each includes some metal loops, to produce electric inductor.Two Individual coil 290,292 is sufficiently close to, inductively to couple, i.e. when handle coil 290 by control circuit 50 with appropriate When vibration electric power signal provides electric power, induction field is set up by handle coil 290, and this induction field is coupled to replacement coil On 292, to replace generation induced-current in coil 292.Coil 292 is replaced to be operatively coupled by lead 293a, 293b Onto light generation module 280 so that the electric current that the replacement coil 292 for inductively coupling is produced is provided light generation module 280 Electric power.

Replace component 100 be connected on handle component 2 it is shown partially in fig .9.It is connected to replacing on handle component 2 The combination for changing component 100 provides selection mechanism, and it can combine described above defeated using the selection carried out to control circuit 50 Any embodiment for entering is used, for use as the actuator in response to selection input.Alternatively a part for mechanism, replaces head 100 include multiple selector marker structures 302, and it is shown as multiple teeth, and handle component 2 includes multiple selection identifiers 301, it is shown as multiple switch.Each selection identifier 301 is located in multiple containers 300, each idiomorphism of container 300 As one tooth of reception.Each selection identifier 301 is operably linked on the control circuit 50 in handle component 2 so that When replacement component 100 is installed on handle component 2, control circuit 50 can determine that in the selection identifier 301 of handle component 2 Which (if any) is interacted with a selector marker structure 302 for replacing component 100.By recognizing which selects identification Device 301 is interacted with a selector marker structure 302, the recognizable replacement having been mounted on handle component 2 of control circuit 50 The type of component 100, and being alternatively input into using the information, with determine in multiple light emitting diodes which be provided electricity Which light-filter in power and/or rotary type filter plate is used for filtering wide spectral range.When selection input is needed, this Plant selection mechanism and may also be combined with oral care implement for other purposes.

Although with reference to the particular example description present invention of the pattern for including performing currently preferred, this area Technical staff will be understood that system described above and technology have many variations and modifications.It is appreciated that can be used other to implement Example, and 26S Proteasome Structure and Function modification can be carried out, it is made without departing from the scope of the present invention.Thus, the spirit and scope of the present invention should It is broadly interpreted as being illustrated by appended claims.

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1. a kind of oral care product component, including:
Handle component, it includes:
Electric power source;And
Light generation module, it is operably linked in the electric power source and is configured to produce the light in spectral region;
First replaces component, and it includes:
First smooth guide member, it has optical receiving end and light transmitting terminal;And
First light-filter, it is operably linked on the described first smooth guide member, with will be from described first in terms of spectrum The light of the described smooth transmitting terminal transmitting of light guide member is limited to the first spectrum;And
Second replaces component, and it includes:
Second smooth guide member, it has optical receiving end and light transmitting terminal;And
Second light-filter, it is operably linked on the described second smooth guide member, with will be from described second in terms of spectrum The light of the described smooth transmitting terminal transmitting of light guide member is limited to the second spectrum, and second spectrum is different from first spectrum;
Wherein described spectral region includes both described first and second spectrum;
The first replacement component can change between lower person:(1) disengaged condition, wherein described first replaces component and the hand Handle component is separated;And (2) coupled situation, wherein the first replacement component is installed on the handle component, and it is described The receiving terminal of the first smooth guide member receives the light that the smooth generation module is produced;And
The second replacement component can change between lower person:(1) disengaged condition, wherein described second replaces component and the hand Handle component is separated;And (2) coupled situation, wherein the second replacement component is installed on the handle component, and it is described The receiving terminal of the second smooth guide member receives the light that the smooth generation module is produced.
2. oral care product component according to claim 1, it is characterised in that further include package, the hand Each in handle component, the first replacement component and the second replacement component is arranged in the package.
3. according to the oral care product component that any one of claim 1 to 2 is described, it is characterised in that:
The handle component includes grasping section;And
Each in the first and second replacements component is toothbrush replacement head, and it includes head point and multiple cleaning of teeth unit Part, the multiple tooth cleaning components extend from the preceding surface of the head point.
4. oral care product component according to claim 3, it is characterised in that the handle component further includes to do Body portion, it extends from the distal end portion of the grasping section, and the stem body portion ends are in distal end portion is sealed;And described One and second replacement component in each further include sleeve portion, its have limit sleeve pipe cavity inner surface, the head Part is connected on the distal end portion of described sleeve pipe part.
5. oral care product component according to claim 4, it is characterised in that described sleeve pipe cavity is along longitudinal axis Open bottom end is extended to from closure tip end, the open bottom end is located at the proximal end of described sleeve pipe part;And its In be arranged in described sleeve pipe cavity in the coupled situation, the stem body part of the handle component.
6. according to the oral care product component that any one of claim 3 to 5 is described, it is characterised in that first light The described smooth transmitting terminal of guide member divides launching light from the described first head for replacing component;And wherein described second light guide Draw the described smooth transmitting terminal of part from the head point launching light of the described second replacement component.
7. according to the oral care product component that any one of claim 3 to 6 is described, it is characterised in that for described One replaces the part that at least one of component, the multiple tooth cleaning components form the first smooth guide member, and Described smooth transmitting terminal including the described first smooth guide member;And component, the multiple tooth are wherein replaced for described second At least one of cleaning element forms a part for the second smooth guide member, and including the institute of the described second smooth guide member State light transmitting terminal.
8. according to the oral care product component that any one of claim 1 to 7 is described, it is characterised in that the light is produced Module includes light emitting diode, and it is transmitted in the light in the spectral region.
9. according to the oral care product component that any one of claim 1 to 7 is described, it is characterised in that the light is produced Module includes multiple light emitting diodes, and each transmitting in the light emitting diode is in different from the light emitting diode Light in the spectrum of other light emitting diodes, the spectral region includes the combination spectrum of the multiple light emitting diode.
10. according to the oral care product component that any one of claim 1 to 9 is described, it is characterised in that the spectrum model Enclose including two or more in lower person:600nm to 700nm wave spectrums, 385nm to 520nm wave spectrums and 200nm are extremely 300nm wave spectrums.
A kind of 11. oral care implements, including:
Handle component, it includes:
Grasp section;
Electric power source;
Light generation module, it is operably linked in the electric power source and is configured to produce the light in spectral region;And
Actuator, it is operably linked on the smooth generation module, and the actuator is configured to will be described in terms of spectrum The light that light generation module is produced is limited to the selected spectrum in the spectral region;And
Head is replaced, it includes:
Head point;
Multiple tooth cleaning components, it extends from the preceding surface of the head point;And
Light guide member, it has optical receiving end and light transmitting terminal;
The replacement head can change between lower person:(1) disengaged condition, wherein the replacement head is separated with the handle component; And (2) coupled situation, wherein it is described replacement head be installed on the handle component, and the smooth guide member the reception End receives the light of the selected spectrum, is penetrated with from the replacement hair.
12. oral care implements according to claim 11, it is characterised in that the handle component includes stem body part, It extends from the distal end portion of the grasping section, and the stem body portion ends are in distal end portion is sealed;And the replacement head bag Sleeve portion is included, it has the inner surface for limiting sleeve pipe cavity, the head point is connected on the distal end portion of described sleeve pipe part.
13. oral care implements according to claim 12, it is characterised in that described sleeve pipe cavity along longitudinal axis from Closure tip end extends to open bottom end, and the open bottom end is located at the proximal end of described sleeve pipe part;And wherein In the coupled situation, the stem body part of the handle component is arranged in described sleeve pipe cavity.
14. according to the described oral care implement of any one of claim 11 to 13, it is characterised in that the smooth guide member Described smooth transmitting terminal from the head point launching light of the replacement head.
15. according to the described oral care implement of any one of claim 11 to 14, it is characterised in that the multiple tooth At least one of cleaning element forms a part for the smooth guide member, and the transmitting of the light including the smooth guide member End.
16. according to the described oral care implement of any one of claim 11 to 15, it is characterised in that the light produces mould Block includes the light source for being configured to produce the light in the spectral region, and light-filter module, the light-filter module Including multiple light-filters, each in the multiple light-filter is configured to limit the light product in terms of spectrum when enabling The light that raw module is produced;And wherein described actuator is operably linked in the light-filter module, with from described many Selected light-filter is selectively enabled in individual light-filter.
17. oral care implements according to claim 16, it is characterised in that the light-filter module includes rotatable Formula filter plate, it includes multiple sections, and each in the section includes in the multiple light-filter.
18. oral care implements according to claim 17, it is characterised in that the actuator includes PLC technology Device, it is operably linked on servo motor, and the servo motor is configured to rotate the rotary type filter plate;Its Described in Programmable Logic Controller be configured to actuate the servo motor, to be selectively enabled selected light-filter.
19. oral care implements according to claim 18, it is characterised in that the actuator is filled including user input Put, it is operably linked on the Programmable Logic Controller;Wherein described Programmable Logic Controller is configured to be based on being received from institute State the user input of user input apparatus to actuate the servo motor, to be selectively enabled selected light-filter.
20. according to the described oral care implement of any one of claim 11 to 18, it is characterised in that the replacement head bag Selector marker structure is included, and the handle component includes selection identifier, and it is in the connection shape in the replacement head Interacted with the selector marker structure during state;Wherein described actuator is configured to be in the coupled situation in the replacement head When, based on the input for being received from the selection identifier, the light that the smooth generation module is produced is limited to institute in terms of spectrum State the selected spectrum in spectral region.
21. according to the described oral care implement of any one of claim 11 to 20, it is characterised in that the light produces mould Block includes light emitting diode, and it is transmitted in the light in the spectral region.
22. according to the described oral care implement of any one of claim 11 to 20, it is characterised in that the light produces mould Block includes multiple light emitting diodes, and each transmitting in the light emitting diode is in other different from the light emitting diode Light in the spectrum of light emitting diode, the spectral region includes the combination spectrum of the multiple light emitting diode.
23. oral care implements according to claim 22, it is characterised in that the actuator is configured to by enabling not It is all the multiple light emitting diodes, the light that the smooth generation module is produced is limited into the spectrum model in terms of spectrum Enclose interior selected spectrum.
24. according to the described oral care implement of any one of claim 11 to 23, it is characterised in that the selected spectrum Including one or more in lower person:600nm to 700nm wave spectrums, 385nm to 520nm wave spectrums and 200nm are extremely 300nm wave spectrums.
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