Patent Number: 6,168,341

Title: Device for protecting and guiding an elongate part connected via a hinge to two mutually hinged rigid elements, and industrial applications thereof

Abstract: A device for use with a hinge in which two rigid elements (104, 105) may be placed in various relative angular positions, wherein the elongate part (109) to be protected and guided consists of a section or tube inserted through two mutually facing channels (111, 110) in respective ones of the rigid elements (104, 105). The device includes a movable member (107) arranged between said rigid elements (104, 105) and at least rotatably movable about a rotational axis of said hinge. The member further includes a hole (108) through which said elongate part (109) may inserted.

Inventors: Chene; Richard C. (Neuilly sur Seine, FR), Delamour; Dominique V. (Les Mesnuls, FR), Rodi; Olivier J. (Saulx-Marchais, FR)


International Classification: E05D 11/10 (20060101); E05D 11/00 (20060101); G02C 5/22 (20060101); H01R 35/02 (20060101); H01R 35/00 (20060101); F16D 001/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018