EP0696476A3 - Shower head - Google Patents

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EP0696476A3
EP0696476A3 EP95111045A EP95111045A EP0696476A3 EP 0696476 A3 EP0696476 A3 EP 0696476A3 EP 95111045 A EP95111045 A EP 95111045A EP 95111045 A EP95111045 A EP 95111045A EP 0696476 A3 EP0696476 A3 EP 0696476A3
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Franz Schorn
Gerd Blessing
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Hansgrohe SE
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    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B05SPRAYING OR ATOMISING IN GENERAL; APPLYING LIQUIDS OR OTHER FLUENT MATERIALS TO SURFACES, IN GENERAL
    • B05BSPRAYING APPARATUS; ATOMISING APPARATUS; NOZZLES
    • B05B3/00Spraying or sprinkling apparatus with moving outlet elements or moving deflecting elements ; Spraying or sprinkling heads with rotating elements located upstream the outlet
    • B05B3/02Spraying or sprinkling apparatus with moving outlet elements or moving deflecting elements ; Spraying or sprinkling heads with rotating elements located upstream the outlet with rotating elements
    • B05B3/04Spraying or sprinkling apparatus with moving outlet elements or moving deflecting elements ; Spraying or sprinkling heads with rotating elements located upstream the outlet with rotating elements driven by the liquid or other fluent material discharged, e.g. the liquid actuating a motor before passing to the outlet
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B05SPRAYING OR ATOMISING IN GENERAL; APPLYING LIQUIDS OR OTHER FLUENT MATERIALS TO SURFACES, IN GENERAL
    • B05BSPRAYING APPARATUS; ATOMISING APPARATUS; NOZZLES
    • B05B15/00Details of spraying plant or spraying apparatus not otherwise provided for; Accessories
    • B05B15/50Arrangements for cleaning; Arrangements for preventing deposits, drying-out or blockage; Arrangements for detecting improper discharge caused by the presence of foreign matter
    • B05B15/52Arrangements for cleaning; Arrangements for preventing deposits, drying-out or blockage; Arrangements for detecting improper discharge caused by the presence of foreign matter for removal of clogging particles
    • B05B15/522Arrangements for cleaning; Arrangements for preventing deposits, drying-out or blockage; Arrangements for detecting improper discharge caused by the presence of foreign matter for removal of clogging particles using cleaning elements penetrating the discharge openings
    • B05B15/5223Arrangements for cleaning; Arrangements for preventing deposits, drying-out or blockage; Arrangements for detecting improper discharge caused by the presence of foreign matter for removal of clogging particles using cleaning elements penetrating the discharge openings the cleaning element, e.g. a needle, and the discharge opening being movable relative to each other in a direction substantially parallel to the flow of liquid or other fluent material through said opening
    • B05B15/5225Arrangements for cleaning; Arrangements for preventing deposits, drying-out or blockage; Arrangements for detecting improper discharge caused by the presence of foreign matter for removal of clogging particles using cleaning elements penetrating the discharge openings the cleaning element, e.g. a needle, and the discharge opening being movable relative to each other in a direction substantially parallel to the flow of liquid or other fluent material through said opening the cleaning element being located upstream of the discharge opening or being actuated upstream therefrom
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B05SPRAYING OR ATOMISING IN GENERAL; APPLYING LIQUIDS OR OTHER FLUENT MATERIALS TO SURFACES, IN GENERAL
    • B05BSPRAYING APPARATUS; ATOMISING APPARATUS; NOZZLES
    • B05B1/00Nozzles, spray heads or other outlets, with or without auxiliary devices such as valves, heating means
    • B05B1/14Nozzles, spray heads or other outlets, with or without auxiliary devices such as valves, heating means with multiple outlet openings; with strainers in or outside the outlet opening
    • B05B1/18Roses; Shower heads
EP95111045A 1994-08-13 1995-07-14 Shower head Expired - Lifetime EP0696476B1 (en)

Priority Applications (4)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
DE4428788A DE4428788A1 (en) 1994-08-13 1994-08-13 Spray head
DE4428788 1994-08-13
DE19509532 1995-03-16
DE19509532A DE19509532A1 (en) 1994-08-13 1995-03-16 shower head

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EP0696476A2 EP0696476A2 (en) 1996-02-14
EP0696476A3 true EP0696476A3 (en) 1996-11-20
EP0696476B1 EP0696476B1 (en) 1998-12-02

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EP95111045A Expired - Lifetime EP0696476B1 (en) 1994-08-13 1995-07-14 Shower head

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US (1) US5718380A (en)
EP (1) EP0696476B1 (en)
JP (1) JPH0866326A (en)
AT (1) AT173958T (en)
DE (1) DE19509532A1 (en)
DK (1) DK0696476T3 (en)
ES (1) ES2124474T3 (en)

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ES2124474T3 (en) 1999-02-01
JPH0866326A (en) 1996-03-12
US5718380A (en) 1998-02-17
AT173958T (en) 1998-12-15
EP0696476A2 (en) 1996-02-14
EP0696476B1 (en) 1998-12-02
DK0696476T3 (en) 1999-08-16

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