Patent Number: 7,043,038

Title: In-the-ear hearing device

Abstract: An in-the-ear hearing device comprises an outside body, which is at least in part of textile material (3). The textile material allows to optimally adapt shape and shape dynamics as well as biocompatibility to the respective characteristics of an individual ear canal.

Inventors: Bachler; Herbert (Meilen, CH), Mayer; Jorg (Niederlenz, CH), Hessel; Hans (Benglen, CH), Karamuk; Erdal (Zurich, CH)

Assignee: Phonak AG

International Classification: H04R 25/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/09/02018