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Arm-to-cleaning element connection

Subclass of:

015 - Brushing, scrubbing, and general cleaning

015246000 - ATTACHMENTS

015250001 - Optical-member-attachable cleaner (e.g., windshield wiper)

015250310 - Specific coupling or mounting for a driving means or between a cleaning element and means linking it to the driving means

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
015250330 Hinged longitudinally of cleaning element 8
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20130025084WIPER BLADE CONNECTOR - A wiper blade connector releasably secures a wiper blade to a wiper arm, thereby forming a windshield wiper blade assembly. The wiper blade connector comprises an elongate body member having opposite facing side walls, a front end, and a rear end. The opposite facing sidewalls include means for receiving and releasably securing to the mounting base on a wiper blade. At the front end of the elongate body member, a first tongue receiving opening is sized to receive the corresponding front tongue of a wiper arm. At the rear end of the elongate body member, a second tongue receiving opening is sized to receive the corresponding rear tongue of a wiper arm. A locking mechanism, such as a partially rotatable door member, releasably locks the wiper blade member to the wiper arm.01-31-2013
20100107353WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes opposing longitudinal grooves on its longitudinal sides, in which grooves spaced-apart longitudinal strips of the carrier element are disposed, wherein neighboring ends of the longitudinal strips are interconnected by a respective connecting piece, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating wiper arm, with the special feature that an end wall of at least one connecting piece comprises an opening, wherein a part of the wiper blade permanently extends through the opening and beyond the connecting piece, and wherein the part of the wiper blade is reinforced.05-06-2010
20120180248WIPER BLADE HAVING AN ADAPTER UNIT FOR ATTACHING TO A WIPER ARM - The invention relates to a wiper blade (07-19-2012
20120180247WINDSHIELD WIPER BLADE ASSEMBLY - A windshield wiper blade assembly comprises: a middle housing having a middle frame segment that defines an accommodating recess; an elastic wiper blade; and a bridging member fitted in the accommodating recess. The bridging member has two end parts, a middle part and a pivot part. The pivot part protrudes upwardly from a top wall of the middle part. Each of the end parts has a top edge extending upwardly from the top wall so as to cooperate with the pivot part to define an extension recess. At least one of the end parts engages the middle frame segment in a tongue-and-groove engaging manner and at least one of the end, parts and the middle part engages the middle frame segment in a snap-fit engaging manner.07-19-2012
20120180246WINDSHIELD WIPER BLADE ASSEMBLY - A windshield wiper blade assembly comprises an elastic wiper blade and a linking mechanism including a pivot joint, a first arm, a second arm and a third arm secured to the wiper blade. The first, second and third arms are stacked one above another. The pivot joint has two opposite first pivot studs and two opposite second pivot studs. The first pivot studs are spaced apart from each other and protrude toward each other. The second pivot studs protrude away from each other. The pivot joint is disposed between the first and second arms. The first pivot studs extend into two side walls of the second arm, respectively, and the second pivot studs extend into the side walls of the first arm, respectively.07-19-2012
20120180245WINDSHIELD WIPER BLADE ASSEMBLY - A windshield wiper blade assembly comprises: an elastic wiper blade; first and second housings secured to and covering a top end of the wiper blade and made from a plastic material; and a middle housing disposed between the first and second housings and having two end segments and a middle segment extending between the end segments. The end segments of the middle housing cover and are secured to the top end of the wiper blade at the end sections of the middle portion, respectively, and have ends in contact with ends of the first and second housings, respectively. The middle segment defines a frame space for extension of a connecting piece therein and includes a skeleton and a plastic molding layer molded over the skeleton.07-19-2012
20090307862WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising a carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating arm, wherein the oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis near one end, with the interposition of a joint part, with the special feature that the connecting device and the joint part are provided with mutually cooperating pivot means for pivotally connecting the joint part to the connecting device, the joint part having an at least substantially U-shaped cross-section at wherein the joint part comprises a recess in the base of the U-shaped cross-section for snappingly connecting the oscillating arm to the joint part.12-17-2009
20130067674STRUCTURE OF WINDSHIELD WIPER - An improved structure of windshield wiper includes a wiper blade assembly, a retainer, and a plurality of adaptors that is selectively and exchangeably mountable to the retainer. The retainer forms a mounting hole in a top of a front end portion and has a mounting bar rearward of the mounting hole and has a rear end portion forming a lower step section, which includes an engagement slot and an engagement rib respectively formed in front and rear sections of each side face thereof The adaptors are of different structures. The retainer is coupled to the wiper blade assembly, or alternatively, the adaptors are selectively attached to the retainer, so that windshield wiper arms of different styles may selectively fit to the retainer or the adaptors to thereby expand the applicability of the windshield wiper blade.03-21-2013
20130067678BEAM BLADE WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLY - The present invention relates to a wiper blade system that includes a wiper blade assembly having a wiping element, at least one elongated beam and a carrier that is operatively engaged to the elongated beam. The wiper blade assembly further includes an airfoil and a coupler that is removably engaged to the carrier and adapted to releasably attach the wiper blade assembly to a wiper arm attachment member. The coupler is universal in that it is used for connecting the wiper blade assembly to various styles of wiper arms.03-21-2013
20130067675Windshield Wiper Connector and Windshield Wiper Connection Assembly - A windshield wiper connector and windshield wiper connection assembly. The windshield wiper connector comprises a main body, a lodging device and a flexible fastening device. The lodging device is disposed to a rear of the main body to lodge with a barb portion at random angles. One end of the flexile fastening device is connected below a front of the main body while another end is an extending end upwardly extended toward an upper side of the main body. The flexible fastening device leans against a protruding portion. After the lodging device is hooked with the barb portion, the windshield wiper arm is rotated by taking a hooking portion as an axis so that the extending end propped by the protruding portion performs a deformation toward a direction being distant from the protruding portion. When the protruding portion crosses the extending end, the extending end is restored.03-21-2013
20130067677BEAM BLADE WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLY - The present invention relates to a wiper blade system that includes a wiper blade assembly having a wiping element, at least one elongated beam and a carrier that is operatively engaged to the elongated beam. The wiper blade assembly further includes an airfoil and a coupler that is removably engaged to the carrier and adapted to releasably attach the wiper blade assembly to a wiper arm attachment member. The coupler is universal in that it is used for connecting the wiper blade assembly to various styles of wiper arms.03-21-2013
20130067676WIPER BLADE - A wiper blade includes a wiper strip having an elongated retained portion, a backing, and a case, which retains therein the retained portion and the backing. The cap is attached to at least one of the ends in the longitudinal direction of the backing or to at least one of the ends in the longitudinal direction of the case. The interior space of the cap communicates with the interior space of the case. The cap has a rubber insertion hole that opens to the outside of the cap. The retained portion can enter the interior of the cap via the rubber insertion hole.03-21-2013
20090064438WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, and an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, and a connecting device for an oscillating arm, wherein the oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis near one end, with the interposition of a joint part. The windscreen wiper device is provided with first and second retaining means for retaining the connecting device onto said oscillating arm. The first retaining means comprises at least one resilient tongue provided on the joint part engaging in a correspondingly shaped hole provided in the oscillating arm. The second retaining means comprises a least one first stop surface provided on the oscillating arm and at least one second stop surface provided on at least one of the joint part and connecting device.03-12-2009
20090056049Windscreen wiper blade comprising a support frame, an inner spine and a linking element - The invention provides a windscreen wiper blade (03-05-2009
20120222231WINDSHIELD WIPER ARM CONNECTOR - A windshield wiper arm connector includes a shell unit and a connecting member. The shell unit includes a stop wall, a pair of outer side walls extending from the stop wall, and a linking member connected to the outer side walls to define a receiving space thereamong. The shell unit is formed with an opening that is opposite to the linking member, that is in spatial communication with the receiving space, and that is adapted for extension of an end portion of a wiper arm therethrough into the receiving space. The connecting member is disposed on the linking member and is movable for connecting to and separating from the end portion of the wiper arm.09-06-2012
20090007365Wiper Arm - A wiper arm for wiper systems of road vehicles including a wiper blade adapter attached via a connection at one end of a non-circular-shaped wiper arm element and a retainer, where the wiper blade adapter is designed for connection to a wiper blade, and the wiper arm element and the retainer are swivel-mounted to a retainer support attachable in a torque proof manner to a drivable wiper shaft, where the wiper arm element and the retainer are capable of being stressed against a screen to be wiped by a spring element provided on the wiper arm, where the connection is performed by at least one connecting piece which is formed on a circumferential surface rotationally and symmetrically with respect to a connecting piece axis.01-08-2009
20090007364Connector Connecting a Windscreen-Wiper Blade to a Drive Arm - A connection device between a windscreen-wiper blade and a drive arm capable of powering wiping of said windscreen-wiper blade on a window or windscreen includes two flanges capable of being solidly attached to one another. The two flanges are fixed to the same axis of rotation according to two distinct positions in relation to at least one of the two flanges, or one of the two flanges includes a fixed axis of rotation.01-08-2009
20120233801CONNECTING DEVICE - The invention relates to a connecting device which has a connecting element (09-20-2012
20080295272Central Fixing and Connection Device for a Windscreen Wiper - A device for supporting and attaching a wiper blade and a blade mounting thereof on a wiper carrier includes a connector including two halves connectable to each other and configured in a connected position to support and lock the blade and said blade mounting. Each connector half includes a projecting component configured to engage with a matching component, one on said blade and the other on said mounting respectively.12-04-2008
20120246859WIPER BLADE FOR CLEANING VEHICLE WINDOWS, AND WIPER ARM - A wiper blade for cleaning vehicle windows is disclosed. The wiper blade includes a wiper blade body extending in a wiper blade longitudinal axis, with a wiper rubber and a wiper blade adapter on the wiper blade body. The wiper blade adapter forms a mechanical connection, constructed as detent connection, of the wiper blade to a wiper arm adapter arranged on a wiper arm. The wiper blade adapter and the wiper arm adapter are connected to or released from one another at least substantially in a direction which extends perpendicularly to the wiper blade longitudinal axis. Spring are provided on the wiper blade adapter and/or on the wiper arm adapter, which provide an initial spring tension when the wiper blade is mounted on the wiper arm, and bring about a releasing force between the wiper arm adapter and the wiper blade adapter when the detent connection is released.10-04-2012
20110277264BEAM BLADE WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLY - The present invention is directed to a wiper blade system that includes a wiper blade assembly having a wiping element, at least one elongated beam and a carrier that is operatively engaged to the elongated beam. The wiper blade assembly further includes an airfoil and a coupler assembly having a coupler and an adapter that is removably attached to the coupler. The coupler is removably secured the carrier and includes a corridor having a cross member extending therethrough that operatively receives the adapter. Together, the coupler and adapter facilitate mounting the wiper blade assembly to wiper arms having different wiper arm attachment members.11-17-2011
20120284948BOLT BUILT INTO A CONNECTOR OF A WIPER ARM FOR AN ON-BOARD WASHING LINE - The invention relates to a motor vehicle windshield wiper, comprising: a windshield wiper blade (11-15-2012
20110277265BEAM BLADE WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLY - The present invention relates to a wiper blade system that includes a wiper blade assembly having a wiping element, at least one elongated beam and a carrier that is operatively engaged to the elongated beam. The wiper blade assembly further includes an airfoil and a coupler that is removably engaged to the carrier and adapted to releasably attach the wiper blade assembly to a wiper arm attachment member. The coupler is universal in that it is used for connecting the wiper blade assembly to various styles of wiper arms.11-17-2011
20110113584COMPOSITE WIPER ARM - A wiper arm (05-19-2011
20110277266WIPER BLADE - A wiper blade for connection to a wiper arm for wiping a surface to be wiped while swinging to-and-fro between a wiper stop position and a reversal position. The wiper blade includes a lever member configured to be coupled to the wiper arm, and a blade rubber retained by the lever member. The lever member includes first and second retaining hooks projecting toward the surface to be wiped and arranged at an interval in the longitudinal direction of the lever member. The blade rubber includes accommodating grooves, which are open toward a wiping direction. A leaf spring member is mounted in each accommodating groove. The first and second retaining hooks retain the blade rubber while preventing the leaf spring members from falling out of the accommodating grooves. The lever member further includes fall-off preventing protrusions arranged between the first and second retaining hooks in the longitudinal direction of the lever member. The fall-off preventing protrusions project toward the surface to be wiped. The fall-off preventing protrusions are arranged on the rear side of the blade rubber with respect to a direction in which the blade rubber moves from the wiper stop position toward the reversal position. The fall-off preventing protrusions permit movement of the blade rubber in the direction perpendicular to the surface. When the blade rubber moves from the wiper stop position toward the reversal position, the fall-off preventing protrusions receive the blade rubber so as to prevent the leaf spring members from falling out of the accommodating grooves.11-17-2011
20100251503WIPER COUPLER AND WIPER ASSEMBLY INCORPORATING SAME - The present invention relates to a wiper coupler and wiper assembly that includes a wiping element and a tournament-style superstructure to support the wiping element. The wiper assembly further includes a wiper coupler that releasably attaches the superstructure to a wiper arm attachment member. The wiper coupler includes a pair of sidewalls each having a flange to engage a portion of the guides of the attachment member and further includes an elevated platform and a deck each disposed between the sidewalls. The deck and a portion of the sidewalls define a rest to receive the track of the attachment member. The wiper coupler further includes an aperture between the elevated platform and the deck. The aperture receives a portion of the bent tab of the attachment member to facilitate attachment between the superstructure and the attachment member conventionally employed for use with a beam blade-style wiper assembly.10-07-2010
20100005609DEVICE FOR CONNECTING A FLAT WIPER BLADE TO WIPER ARMS - Various embodiments of a device for connecting a flat wiper blade to various wiper arms are provided. In one embodiment, the connecting device includes: a joint fixed to a frame of a flat wiper blade; a bracket snap-mounted on the joint; and an adaptor mounted to the bracket. The bracket has a pivot shaft extending perpendicular to a length direction of the frame and having a pivot bore therethrough. The adaptor has a pair of side wall portions. Fitting apertures are perforated in the side wall portions. The adaptor is mounted to the bracket in such a manner that both ends of the pivot shaft are fitted to the fitting apertures. The adaptor is configured to be suitable for differently-configured distal ends of the wiper arms. The connecting device connects a single flat wiper blade to various wiper arms.01-14-2010
20100170055Windscreen Wiper Device - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes at least one longitudinal groove, in which groove a longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating arm, wherein the oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis near one end, with the special feature that the longitudinal groove has a closed circumference, wherein the connecting device is connected to the wiper blade.07-08-2010
20120227206WIPER BLADE HAVING AN ADAPTER UNIT FOR HINGING TO A WIPER ARM - In a wiper blade (09-13-2012
20090188069CONNECTING ELEMENT - The invention relates to a connecting element (07-30-2009
20100186184ADAPTER FOR WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLY - An adapter for a windshield wiper assembly includes a head; and a body connected to the head and configured to cooperate with a bracket of a windshield wiper assembly to attach the windshield wiper assembly to a windshield wiper arm, the body including a bulge portion, and a cutout defining portion.07-29-2010
20120110773WINDSHIELD WIPER HAVING A COUPLER WITH POSITIVE LOCKING FEATURES - A windshield wiper assembly adapted to be mounted to the attachment portion of a wiper arm including a coupler assembly mounted to a wiper blade and serving to interconnect the wiper blade to the wiper arm. The coupler assembly includes a coupler having a body with a pair of sidewalls, a channel defined between the sidewalls and extending substantially parallel thereto. The channel is adapted to cooperatively receive the attachment portion of the wiper arm. A latching mechanism is operatively mounted to the body and movable between an open position spaced from the channel and a closed position disposed over the channel to secure the attachment portion of the wiper arm between the latching mechanism and the body thereby securing the coupler to the attachment portion of the wiper arm.05-10-2012
20120110772WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising a wiper blade with a spoiler at a side thereof facing away from the windscreen to be wiped, wherein the wiper device further includes a connecting device having a substantially U-shaped cross-section. Legs of the U-shaped cross-section are connected to the wiper blade on opposite sides thereof. An interior space is left open between the connecting device and the wiper blade for forming a water channel for transporting rain water therethrough.05-10-2012
20130097799WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device, particularly for automobiles, comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade is of the flat blade type and includes at least one groove, in which groove a longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed, wherein said windscreen wiper device further comprises a mounting head for transferring a reciprocal movement to said wiper blade, wherein said windscreen wiper device further comprises a connecting device for detachably connecting said wiper blade directly to said mounting head, wherein said connecting device is positioned near one end of said wiper blade, with the special feature that said connecting device is provided with a spacer for maintaining a predetermined distance between said connecting device and said windscreen to be wiped.04-25-2013
20100083454WIPER BLADE - The invention is based on a wiper blade (04-08-2010
20110197386Connecting device for connecting wiper blade to wiper arm - A connecting device for connecting a wiper blade to a wiper arm. The connecting device includes a hinge unit formed at one side of the wiper arm and an adapter provided at an upper end of the wiper blade so that the adapter is coupled to the hinge unit. The hinge unit includes retainers disposed opposite to each other about an opening formed at one side of the wiper arm. A pin is transversely disposed between the retainers. The adapter includes a guide for guiding the pin and a coupling hole connected to the guide so that the pin is hingedly coupled into the coupling hole. Connection between the wiper arm and the wiper blade is achieved by sliding a projecting jaw projecting downward from the coupling hole of the adapter along an inclined plane formed at the pin of the hinge unit and rotating the wiper blade so that one side of the adapter coincides with the inside of the opening.08-18-2011
20090282637DEVICE FOR DETACHABLY LINKING A WIPER BLADE WITH A WIPER ARM - A device is proposed which is used to detachably connect a wiper blade (11-19-2009
20090293218Connection Member In Wiper Blade - A connection member that includes right and left side walls; a shaft support portion that is swingably fitted onto a support shaft that is provided at the blade main body; upper and lower pieces that are formed so as to be continuous from the shaft support portion; and projections that come into sliding contact with inner side surfaces at the opening are formed on outer side surfaces of the right and left side walls, wherein: the shaft support portion and the upper piece are integrally formed so as to bridge the right and left side walls, the lower piece is formed so as to be separated from the right and left side walls by a groove, and outward projection amounts of the projections are larger at the lower piece than at the upper piece.12-03-2009
20100275402LINKING DEVICE INCLUDING TURNING LIMITATION MEANS - The invention provides a device for linking (11-04-2010
20080313842Wiper - The present invention relates to a wiper having a wiper arm (12-25-2008
20130212828WIPER COUPLER AND WIPER ASSEMBLY INCORPORATING SAME - The present invention relates to a wiper assembly that includes a wiping element and a tournament-style superstructure to support the wiping element. The wiper assembly further includes a wiper coupler that releasably attaches the superstructure to a wiper arm attachment member. The wiper coupler includes a pair of sidewalls each having a flange to engage a portion of the guides of the attachment member and further includes an elevated platform and a deck each disposed between the sidewalls. The deck and a portion of the sidewalls define a rest to receive the track of the attachment member. The wiper coupler further includes an aperture between the elevated platform and the deck. The aperture receives a portion of the bent tab of the attachment member to facilitate attachment between the superstructure and the attachment member conventionally employed for use with a beam blade-style wiper assembly.08-22-2013
20090165237Wiper Blade for a Wiper and Method for Manufacturing the Same - The present invention relates to a wiper blade (07-02-2009
20090165236Coupling Apparatus of Wiper Arm - Disclosed herein is a coupling apparatus for a wiper arm, which can provide firm coupling between a wiper blade and the wiper arm. The coupling apparatus comprises a blade coupling part provided to the wiper blade and including front and rear plates and having an opening defined at upper portions of the front and rear plates and a support shaft having a rectilinear plane formed at either side of the support shaft, and a wiper arm coupling part integrally formed at one end with the wiper arm and including a slant insertion mechanism to cause the wiper arm to be slantly inserted onto the support shaft and to hold the support shaft so as not to be separated from the slant insertion mechanism by changing an inclination of the wiper arm after the wiper arm is inserted onto the support shaft.07-02-2009
20080289134Locking Device Between a Wiper Blade and a Windscreen Wiper Blade Arm - The present invention relates to a locking device (11-27-2008
20100005608Windshield wiper - A windscreen wiper has a rubber blade, an beam being mounted on the rubber blade, multiple clips being mounted respectively through the beam, multiple spoilers being mounted on the beam, two end caps being mounted respectively on the spoiler and around the ends of the beam and the rubber blade and a connector assembly being mounted securely on the beam and between two adjacent spoilers. The beam that is held firmly on the rubber blade, and the clips hold the beam stably on the rubber blade. Therefore, the rubber blade is connected firmly to other components of the windscreen wiper, will not deform or deteriorate easily and has improved life span.01-14-2010
20080250596Wiper Blade - The invention starts from a wiper blade, which is constructed of a rubber profile (10-16-2008
20080289133Wiper blade - Disclosed herein is a wiper blade coupled to or configured to be coupled to a wiper arm of a vehicle to wipe a glass surface of a windshield. The wiper blade includes a wiper strip configured to contact the glass surface, a frame coupled to the wiper strip, a bracket disposed at a center of the frame and joined to the wiper arm, and a joint disposed between the frame and the bracket to secure the bracket to the frame.11-27-2008
20080263810Connection Apparatus for a Wiping Arm - The invention relates to a connection apparatus (10-30-2008
20080289135Plastic Articulated Arm - The invention is based on a plastic articulated arm (11-27-2008
20130212825ADAPTER FOR WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLY - An adapter for a windshield wiper assembly includes a head having a sloping portion, and a body connected to the head, the body including a pommel that contacts the head, a notch formed in the body adjacent the pommel, a back extending away from the notch, and a recess formed under the back. The head is narrower in width than the body, and longer in length than the body.08-22-2013
20130212827WIPER COUPLER AND WIPER ASSEMBLY INCORPORATING SAME - The present invention relates to a wiper coupler that releasably attaches the superstructure to a wiper arm attachment member. The wiper coupler includes a pair of side walls each having a flange to engage a portion of the guides of the attachment member and further includes an elevated platform and a deck each disposed between the sidewalk. The deck and a portion of the sidewalk define a rest to receive the track of the attachment member. The wiper coupler further includes an aperture between the elevated platform and the deck. The aperture receives a portion of the bent tab of the attachment member to facilitate attachment between the superstructure and the attachment member conventionally employed for use with a beam blade-style wiper assembly.08-22-2013
20130212826ADAPTER FOR SIDE HOOK ARM - An adapter for a windshield wiper assembly includes a hooking portion adapted to receive a hook of a wiper aim, an attaching portion adapted to be connected to a wiper, and a connection portion attached to the hooking portion and the attaching portion at opposite ends. The hooking portion and the attaching portion are positioned in a side-by-side configuration and are parallel to each other.08-22-2013
20080256739Device For Connecting A Wiper Blade To A Wiper Arm Of A Windshield Wiper In An Articulated Manner - The invention relates to a device (10-23-2008
20090199357Universal Flat Windscreen-Wiper Blade and Associated Removable Connector - The present invention relates to a flat windscreen-wiper blade 08-13-2009
20110219562CONNECTION DEVICE FOR THE ARTICULATED CONNECTION OF A WIPER BLADE - The invention relates to a connection device (09-15-2011
20090049638SUPPORT DEVICE AND ASSEMBLY FOR A WINDSCREEN-WIPER BLADE - The invention relates to a support device for a windscreen-wiper blade comprising a wiping strip (02-26-2009
20090049637Windscreen wiping device, particularly for a motor vehicle - A windshield wiper device (02-26-2009
20080263809Wiper Blade Comprising a Support Mount, an Internal Verterbra and a Connecting Element - A motor vehicle wiper blade includes a support mount extending in a longitudinal main direction, and including a support for a wiping blade and a tubular body having a longitudinal main axis, a structural element in the form of a longitudinal horizontal strip which is accommodated inside the tubular body, and an element for connecting the blade to a drive arm which is mounted on the support mount and which includes a locking mechanism for locking the structural element in a position in the connecting element. The locking mechanism of the connecting element includes, on the one hand, a longitudinal mechanism for locking the structural element in said position, and on the other hand, an angular mechanism for locking the structural element in said position.10-30-2008
20080276403Connection Between A Wiper Arm And A Wiper Blade In Addition To Windscreen Wiper Arrangement - With a connection between a wiper arm of a windscreen wiper unit and a wiper blade arranged at one end of the wiper arm and arranged laterally from one side of the wiper arm, which is pushed with a bearing opening in a connecting piece on the wiper blade side axially onto a connecting stud on the wiper arm side projecting over the wiper arm side and is axially secured on the connecting stud by subsequent pivoting around the axis of the connecting stud by locking surfaces that clamp behind one another, one of the locking surfaces is formed on a locking element, which projects from a side of the connecting piece adjacent to the wiper arm and clamps behind a surface of the wiper arm adjacent to the connecting piece with the wiper blade secured axially to the wiper arm.11-13-2008
20100146727CONNECTING ELEMENT FOR THE ARTICULATED CONNECTION OF A WIPER BLADE TO A WIPER ARM - The invention is based on a connecting element (06-17-2010
20100154158WINDSHIELD WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes opposing longitudinal grooves on its longitudinal sides, in which grooves spaced-apart longitudinal strips of the carrier element are disposed, wherein neighbouring ends of said longitudinal strips are interconnected by a respective connecting piece, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating arm, wherein the oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis near one end, with the special feature that the connecting device comprises at least two parts provided with protrusion/hole features for detachably connecting the parts together, wherein the first part is retained onto the wiper blade and wherein the second part has an at least substantially U-shaped cross-section at the location of its connection to said first part, wherein each leg of said U-shaped cross-section is allowed to bend outwardly upon insertion of the oscillating arm into said second part for connecting said first and second parts together through a snapping operation.06-24-2010
20100154159DEVICE FOR ATTACHING A WINDSHIELD WIPER BLADE ON AN ARM - The present invention relates to a device 06-24-2010
20100186185CONNECTION BASE INTERACTING WITH AN ADAPTER FOR FORMING THEREWITH MECHANICAL CONNECTOR FOR THE WIPER BLADE FOR AN AUTOMOBILE - The invention relates to a connection base (07-29-2010
20100257687FLAT BLADE WIPER FOR VEHICLE - A flat blade wiper for a vehicle includes a rigid elastic metal keelson strip, a saddle bracket for receiving a wiper adapter, an elongated scraping blade with an upper wing section, two rigid hard clipping sleeve mounts, and a pair of end positioning caps. Each clipping sleeve mount and wiper adapter saddle bracket has first compatible accommodating channels and second accommodating channels respectively so that the elastic metal keelson strip can run through the first accommodating channels while the upper wing section of the elongated scraping blade can run through the second accommodating channels in both the wiper adapter saddle bracket and the clipping sleeve mount. When the wiper swings back and forth, an acting force is directly transmitted to the clipping sleeve mounts by the metal keelson strip without any pause or delay, eliminating jerking so that no noise is incurred to spoil the internal tranquility of the vehicle.10-14-2010
20100154160BACKING STRIP FOR WINDSHIELD WIPER - A backing strip for a windshield wiper assembly includes a pair of rails. Each of the pair of rails includes a body portion and a detent portion. The detent portion includes a cut-out on each side thereof. The cut-outs form at least a pair of hooks on each side of said detent portion. The cut-out on one side of the detent portion of each of said rails is for receiving a claw of the windshield wiper assembly and the hooks on the opposite side of the detent portion of each of the rails are for engaging a windshield wiper blade of the windshield wiper assembly.06-24-2010
20100251502Covered Wiper for Vehicle Window - A covered windshield wiper includes a hub, a wiper arm having spaced apart side walls, and a pivot pin connecting the wiper arm to the hub. A pair of abutments coaxial with the pivot pin space the side walls of the wiper arm from the hub. A one-piece molded cover has a u-shaped cross section providing a base wall overlying the entire length of the wiper arm and the wiper blade, and laterally spaced side walls depending from the base wall and concealing from view both the wiper arm and the wiper blade. A hook molded on the cover engages the end of the wiper arm. A pair of snap tabs molded on the cover reach into the space between the side walls of the wiper arm and the hub to snap onto the pair of abutments and thereby removably attach the cover onto the wiper.10-07-2010
20100236008Windshield wiper - A windshield wiper includes a flexible support with fasteners and positioning holes, a connecting piece fixedly connected to the flexible support, a warping piece that has a positioning portion which extends to form an elastic portion with locking pieces, a positioning piece, and a windshield wiper blade with the fasteners fastened to its two ends. The middle portion and the end portion of the flexible support have different curvatures. The positioning portion has a through-hole and abuts the flexible support. The positioning piece passes through the through-hole and the positioning hole to be fastened to the flexible support. The locking piece is fastened to the windshield wiper blade. Therefore, the windshield wiper blade is prevented from shaking due to an external force, by being attached to the windshield tightly through the warping piece and the positioning piece. Thus, its effect of wiping away rain is increased.09-23-2010
20100212101CONNECTOR FOR MOUNTING AND JOINTING A WIPER BLADE TO A DRIVING ARM END - A connector between a windscreen wiper and a drive arm, with the wiper extending in a longitudinal direction, and the connector being capable of being installed in a free end of the arm, includes an attachment part equipped with a housing open towards a bottom and allowing removable attachment according to a vertical direction of the wiper with the connector, and elastically deformable locking means having a portion that is capable of ensuring locking in the longitudinal direction of the connector in an installed position thereof in the free end of the arm. The attachment part is designed to cooperate with an installation element other than the locking means and is permanently fixed to the wiper. The locking means comprise a tab that extends in the longitudinal direction.08-26-2010
20100218330DEVICE FOR DETACHABLY LINKING A WIPER BLADE WITH A DRIVEN WIPER ARM - A wiper blade assembly for a windshield wiper. In one embodiment, the wiper blade assembly includes a connector pivotably mounted on a blade support element. The connector has a receiving portion shaped to receive a first part of the end portion of a wiper arm and further has a securing portion shaped to secure a second part of the end portion of the wiper arm.09-02-2010
20100218329WINDSHIELD WIPING DEVICE, IN PARTICULAR FOR A MOTOR VEHICLE - The invention proposes a wiper device (09-02-2010
20090113653Linking support for flat windscreen-wiper blade - The present invention relates to a linking support 05-07-2009
20100299862WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes at least one longitudinal groove, in which groove a longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating arm, wherein the oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis near one end, with the special feature that the longitudinal groove has a closed circumference, wherein the connecting device is connected to the wiper blade.12-02-2010
20110126372WIPER BLADE - The invention relates to a wiper blade (06-02-2011
20110239395WIPER ASSEMBLY WITH ROTATABLE WIPER ARM - A wiper assembly (10-06-2011
20110239396WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes opposing longitudinal groove on its longitudinal sides, in which grooves spaced-apart longitudinal strips of the carrier element are disposed, wherein neighbouring ends of said longitudinal strips are interconnected by a respective connection piece, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating arm, wherein said oscillating arm is pivotally connected to said connecting device about a pivot axis near one end, with the interposition of a joint part, wherein said joint part comprises at least one resilient tongue engaging in a correspondingly shaped hole provided in said oscillating arm, and wherein said resilient tongue is rotatable along an hinge axis between an outward position retaining the wiper blade onto the oscillating arm and an inward position releasing the wiper blade form the oscillating arm, characterized in that said resilient tongue is forced in the outward position under the influence of a moment in case a force is exerted on the wiper blade in a direction away from the oscillating arm.10-06-2011
20090217477AUXILIARY WIPER BLADE APPARATUS - An auxiliary wiper blade apparatus includes substantially rigid segments detachably interconnected to form an elongate member having opposed first and second ends, and extending between the opposed first and second ends a length, opposed upper and lower sides, and opposed first and second sides. A wiper is formed in the lower side of the elongate member extending from the first end of the elongate member to the second end of the elongate member, and the upper side of the elongate member is constructed and arranged to receive and detachably secure a wiper blade attached to a wiper blade assembly.09-03-2009
20110072607CONNECTION DEVICE FOR THE ARTICULATED CONNECTION OF A WIPER BLADE TO A WIPER ARM - The invention relates to a connection device (03-31-2011
20120144615WIPER DEVICE - Wiper device is disclosed. a wiper device includes a wiper blade tightly contacted to a windshield and configured to wipe a foreign substance and an adaptor connecting the wiper blade to a wiper arm, wherein the adaptor includes a body rotatably connected to the wiper blade about an axle formed in a traverse direction of the wiper blade, and a connector extended in a lengthwise direction of the wiper blade and having one end that is connected to the wiper arm and the other end that is hinge-connected to the body. Since it is possible to adjust the wiper arm and the wiper blade in various angles, the wiper blade can be tightly contacted to the windshield and thus have a superior wiping performance.06-14-2012
20110099743STRUCTURE OF WINDSHIELD WIPER - A windshield wiper includes a blade assembly, which has a primary frame member having opposite ends to which secondary frame members are respectively connected. The primary frame member forms a central opening delimited by two side walls. A retain carrying a positioning bar is received in the opening. An arm coupler is received in the opening and has an inner wall section and an outer wall section through which mounting holes are defined. Fixing pawls extend downward from the inner wall section to engage the retainer for fixing the arm coupler. The mounting holes serve to couple to a wiper arm of a vehicle for driving reciprocal motion of the windshield wiper. The arm coupler can be mounted to the primary frame member in different directions so that the windshield wiper is suitable for both left hand drive vehicles and right hand drive vehicles.05-05-2011
20110056041Boneless Wiper Blade - The prevent invention discloses a boneless wiper blade, which mainly consists of a pivot socket, two end ferrules, spring steel sheet and rubber strip, wherein the spring steel sheet is used to support and fix the rubber strip, and the pivot socket, on which the connecting adaptors are installed to connect with wiper arms, is mounted on the center of the spring steel sheet and the rubber strip, with end ferrules mounted at both ends of them. The upper part of the wind-pressure sheathes featuring specially curved surface is designed to prevent the wiper blade from lifting off from the surface of the windshield at highway speeds. The said spring steel sheet is so parabolically designed that the rubber strip can firmly and closely contact the various windshield glasses. Both connecting structures between the connecting adaptor and the pivot socket, and the pivot socket and the spring steel sheet and rubber strip are removable, it is same with the connecting structure between end ferrule and spring steel sheet and rubber strip. In this way, it is easy to assemble, dismount and replace them, and even facilitate use of them. The wiper blade has strong compatibility in that the pivot socket can be mounted with various kinds of connecting adaptors to be compatible with multiple wiper arm configurations.03-10-2011
20110056042DEVICE FOR DETACHABLY LINKING A WIPER BLADE WITH A DRIVEN WIPER ARM - A wiper blade assembly for a windshield wiper. In one embodiment, the wiper blade assembly includes a connector mounted on a blade support element. The connector has a receiving portion shaped to receive a first part of the end portion of a wiper arm and further has a securing portion shaped to secure a second part of the end portion of the wiper arm.03-10-2011
20110047740WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLY - A windshield wiper assembly including a wiping element adapted to contact a surface to be wiped. The wiping element includes at least one isolation pad formed thereon and wherein the isolation pad defines a portion of increased lateral width of the wiping element. A coupler assembly includes an adapter with at least one claw that corresponds to the isolation pad. The claw has a downwardly extending leg and an inwardly extending retainer portion that cooperates with the isolation pad to interconnect the adapter to the wiping element. The interaction of the isolation pad and the claw acts to securely mount the adapter to the wiping element in a cost-effective manner while reducing noise, vibration, and harshness (NVH) associated with the operation of the wiper system.03-03-2011
20110047741WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes opposing longitudinal grooves on its longitudinal sides, in which grooves spaced-apart longitudinal strips of the carrier element are disposed, where neighboring ends of said longitudinal strips are interconnected by a respective connecting piece, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating wiper arm, with the special feature that an end wall, of at least one connecting piece comprises an opening, wherein the wiper blade permanently extends through the opening and beyond said connecting piece.03-03-2011
20110247167Combinational structure of flat blade wiper for vehicle - The present invention provides a combinational structure of flat blade wiper for vehicle comprising an elastic metal keelson strip, a saddle bracket, two clipping sleeve mounts, two external covers, and an elongated scraping blade. In the saddle bracket and each clipping sleeve mount, an upper accommodating channel and a lower accommodating channel of rectangular cross sections are formed such that the elastic metal keelson strip and the upper wing section of the elongated scraping blade are inserted therein respectively. During operation, all forces of the wiper arm directly relay to the elongated scraping blade to achieve the water-scraping effect. Thereby, the force transmission throughout the wiping operation, no delay pause or jerky phenomena spoils tranquility in vehicle. Thus, not only the service life of assembled components are prolonged but also replacing costs thereof are reduced owing to motive and wearing burdens of the wiper arm are decreased.10-13-2011
20100257688Saddle bracket for wiper adapter - A saddle bracket for wiper adapter comprises a bracket chassis and a linking saddle to be extensively compatible in coupling with various types of articulation adapter in vast range. Wherein, the bracket chassis is a prerequisite component and the linking saddle is an optional component so that the bracket chassis can either be used alone or be docked by the linking saddle as an integral entity. Through such versatile structure with comprehensive compatibility, the kind and quantity of the saddle bracket can be reduced. Besides, the accumulative quantity of the defective wipers from annual replaced windshield wiper due to obsolete or aged malfunction can also be indirectly decreased. Thus, not only the vendors and the consumers of the viper can be benefited by the decreasing in manufacturing cost and selling price but also the environmental protection can be benefited by the decreasing in annual replacement quantity.10-14-2010
20110247166CONNECTING DEVICE FOR THE ARTICULATED CONNECTION OF A WIPER BLADE TO A WIPER ARM - The invention relates to a connecting device (10-13-2011
20090126140WIPER BLADE - This invention relates to a wiper blade (05-21-2009
20080313841Connection Element - The invention is based on a connection element (12-25-2008
20080313840WIPER ARM ASSEMBLY HAVING A LOCKING TAB AND MEHTOD OF CONSTRUCTION - A wiper arm assembly and method of construction thereof includes a mounting head and a wiper arm configured for relative rotation during assembly from a disassembled position to a shipping position, wherein the wiper arm and mounting head are locked against rotation toward the disassembled position once in the shipping position. The mounting head and wiper arm have locking surfaces configured for locked engagement with one another while in the shipping position. The locking surfaces are brought into engagement with one another by a force imparted by a spring while rotating the mounting head relative to the wiper arm from the disassembled position toward the shipping position. When in the shipping position, the locking surfaces confront each other and prevent the mounting head and the wiper arm from rotating back toward the disassembled position from the shipping position.12-25-2008
20110005020MULTIFUNCTION WIPER BLADE CONNECTOR AND ASSEMBLY - A universal connector (01-13-2011
20110005019WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device, particularly for automobiles, includes comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade is of the flat blade type and includes at least one groove, in which groove a longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed. The windscreen wiper device further includes a mounting head for transferring a reciprocal movement to the wiper blade, with the special feature of a connecting device for detachably connecting the wiper blade directly to the mounting head, wherein the connecting device is positioned near one end of the wiper blade.01-13-2011
20120144616MULTI-ADAPTER FOR A VEHICLE WIPER - A multi-adapter for a vehicle wiper, having a joining portion coupled to a wiper blade with a pair of side plates protruding from the joining portion such that the side plates are parallel to each other. The side plates have a plurality of pin coupling portions formed at the pair of side plates, and to which wiper arm with pins of different sizes are selectively coupled. A plurality of protrusions are formed, on at least one of the pair of the side plates so as to maintain a gap between the wiper arm and the pair of side plates.06-14-2012
20110113583APPARATUS AND PROCESS FOR CONNECTING A WIPER BLADE TO A WIPER ARM - An apparatus for connecting a wiper blade to a wiper arm (05-19-2011
20110113582PROCESS FOR PRODUCING A MULTI-COMPONENT WIPER ARM - The present invention relates to a process for producing a wiper arm for a window wiper device for a motor vehicle, with an upper arm portion, on which a mount is provided, in order to fix the wiper arm detachably to a wiper drive of the window wiper device, and a lower arm portion, which is pivotably connected to the upper arm portion, as well as at least one wiper blade holder which is pivotably connected to the lower arm portion, characterized by producing the wiper arm in a multi-component injection-molding process in which, in a first process step, the upper arm portion is injection-molded along with at least one first pivot pin formed on it by means of a first material component in a partial portion of a cavity, in a second process step the lower arm portion, pivotably connected to the upper arm portion, is injection-molded along with at least one second pivot pin formed on it by means of a second material component in a second partial portion of the cavity by encapsulation of the first pivot pin, and in a further process step at least one wiper blade holder is injection-molded by means of a third material component in a further partial portion of the cavity by encapsulation of the second pivot pin.05-19-2011
20100024149Windscreen Wiper Device - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which wiper blade includes opposing longitudinal grooves on its longitudinal sides, in which grooves spaced-apart longitudinal strips of the carrier element are disposed, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for a oscillating arm comprising two longitudinal arm sections connected to each other by means of a curved intermediate section, wherein said oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis, with the special feature that the oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about the pivot axis, with the interposition of a joint part, wherein the joint part comprises a resilient tongue engaging in a correspondingly shaped hole provided in the oscillating arm, and wherein the joint part and the connecting device are pivotally connected to each other by mutually cooperating protrusion/hole means, the protrusion/hole means, the protrusion/hole means being located below the longitudinal center plane between the two longitudinal arm sections.02-04-2010
20100017995WIPER LEVER COMPRISING A WIPER ARM AND A WIPER BLADE WHICH IS CONNECTED TO THE SAME IN AN ARTICULATED MANNER, FOR CLEANING WINDOWS, ESPECIALLY WINDOWS PERTAINING TO MOTOR VEHICLES - Wiper lever (01-28-2010
20110005021CONNECTOR ARRANGEMENT FOR A WIPER DEVICE ON MOTOR VEHICLE WINDSCREENS - The invention relates to an arrangement for the detachable connection of a wiper blade on a swivelable wiper arm of a wiper arrangement for windows of motor vehicles, with a bushing that can be connected to the wiper blade or arranged on it for accommodating a plug-in axis of the wiper arm and with a device to lock the plug-in axis in the bushing at least in an operating position of the wiper blade, in which the directions of the longitudinal extension of the wiper blade and the wiper arm are aligned approximately parallel to one another. It is provided that the device for locking includes a catch hook (01-13-2011
20120036671WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device, particularly for automobiles, comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade is of the flat blade type and includes at least one groove, in which groove a longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed, wherein the windscreen wiper device further comprises a mounting head for transferring a reciprocal movement to the wiper blade, with the special feature that the windscreen wiper device further comprises a connecting device for detachably connecting the wiper blade directly to the mounting head, wherein the connecting device is positioned near one end of the wiper blade, and wherein the connecting device, at the location of its attachment to the mounting head, is located in its entirety inside the mounting head.02-16-2012
20120036670WIPER LEVER COMPRISING A WIPER ARM AND A WIPER BLADE WHICH IS CONNECTED TO THE SAME IN AN ARTICULATED MANNER, FOR CLEANING WINDOWS, ESPECIALLY WINDOWS PERTAINING TO MOTOR VEHICLES - Wiper lever (02-16-2012
20110154606FLAT VEHICULAR WIPER WITH HYDRAULIC SHOCK-ABSORBING UNIT - The present invention relates to a flat vehicular wiper comprising a flat spring member and a brushing unit, more specifically to a flat vehicular wiper with a hydraulic shock-absorbing unit for evenly transmitting pushing pressure to a glass surface. The present invention comprises a tuber unit in close contact with a glass surface of a vehicle, and a flat spring member which is installed in the rubber unit and of which elasticity is regulated in order to contact the rubber unit closely to the glass surface. The lower portion of the rubber unit includes a brushing unit contacting the glass surface. The flat spring member is installed on top of the brushing unit of the rubber unit. The rubber unit includes a hydraulic shock-absorbing chamber which is formed in a space between the lower portion of the flat spring member and the brushing unit.06-30-2011
20130192015WINDSHIELD WIPER ADAPTER, CONNECTOR AND ASSEMBLY - Novel adapters, connectors and wiper blade assemblies including same for securing windshield wiper blades and arms are described, including those that accommodate side-saddle wiper arms. A wiper blade adapter may have a mounting portion comprising a wiper blade securing element, the wiper securing element being capable of securing a wiper blade, and a side-saddle portion comprising a connector securing element, the connector securing element being capable of securing a connector that is capable of securing a wiper arm.08-01-2013
20110083295WIPER BLADE FOR VEHICLE - A wiper blade for a vehicle may include a secondary lever including a lever rivet hole, an adapter including a guide rib formed in the longitudinal direction thereof, a locking projection formed at the rear thereof, and an adapter rivet hole, a primary cover including a guide groove formed in the longitudinal direction thereof and into which the guide rib of the adapter is inserted, and a locking groove into which the locking projection of the adapter is inserted, and a hinge member penetrating the lever rivet hole and the adapter rivet hole and pivotally coupling the adapter and secondary lever.04-14-2011
20120060315UNIVERSAL COUPLER FOR A BEAM BLADE WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLY - The present invention overcomes the limitations and disadvantages in the related art in a beam blade windshield wiper assembly having a universal coupler assembly. The universal coupler assembly includes a carrier that is operatively mounted to the windshield wiper assembly, a saddle that is removably received and retained by the carrier, and a coupler that is operatively mounted to the saddle. The carrier, saddle, and coupler cooperate to accommodate various sizes of “hook-type” attachment members, “bayonet-type” attachment members, as well as “pin-type” attachment members that are used to connect the wiper arm and the windshield wiper assembly.03-15-2012
20120117748ATTACHMENT DEVICE FOR CONNECTING A WIPER ARM TO A WIPER BLADE - The invention relates to an attachment device (05-17-2012
20100205763Universal Adaptors for Connecting Wiper Blades to Wiper Arms - An adaptor assembly is provided to connect a wiper blade to a plurality of wipe arms. The adaptor assembly includes a proximal member, a distal member, and a pair of side walls disposed between the proximal member and the distal member. A plurality of seats are provided adjacent to the side walls for supporting the plurality of wiper arms. At least one of the plurality of wiper arms defines a U-shaped housing.08-19-2010
20120246860WIPER BLADE AND WIPER DEVICE FOR CLEANING VEHICLE WINDOWS - A wiper blade for cleaning vehicle windows including a wiper blade body extending in a wiper blade longitudinal axis is disclosed. A wiper blade adapter allows for a mechanical detent connection, of the wiper blade with a wiper arm adapter arranged on a wiper arm. The wiper blade adapter has an elastically arranged detent tongue, which cooperates in a form-fitting manner with the wiper arm adapter to form the detent connection. The wiper arm is U-shaped in cross section and has legs on opposing sides of a base section, which embrace the wiper blade adapter laterally. The connecting or releasing between the wiper blade adapter and the wiper arm adapter takes place at least substantially in a direction perpendicular to the wiper blade longitudinal axis. The detent tongue has a mounting region, which embraces the holding section of the wiper arm adapter.10-04-2012
20120311809WIPER BLADE, IN PARTICULAR FOR WINDOWS OF MOTOR VEHICLES, AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING A WIPER BLADE - The invention relates to a wiper blade (12-13-2012
20120311808WINDSHIELD WIPER WITH EVEN PRESSING FORCE - A windshield wiper (12-13-2012
20100050362WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes at least one groove, in which groove a longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed, with the special feature that ends of the wiper blade are connected to a respective connecting piece, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating wiper arm, wherein at least one connecting piece comprises engaging members sidewardly engaging the wiper blade from the outside, wherein the engaging members comprise retaining features for retaining the the wiper blade onto the connecting piece.03-04-2010
20100050361Windshield wiper connector - A windshield wiper connecting device for connecting a windshield wiper to a wiper driving arm includes: a first connecting element having a bottom plate, a plurality of first buckling pieces and two abutting portions, the first buckling pieces being bent and fixedly buckled to the windshield wiper; a second connecting element having a semi-cylindrical shaft base, two locking portions, four wings and four hooks, the hooks being locked and connected to the side walls of the abutting portions; and a mask covering the outside of the first connecting element and the second connecting element, the mask being connected to the wiper driving arm, wherein the shaft base of the second connecting element is provided on the bottom plate of the first connecting element, the shaft base of the second connecting element and the wings of the second connecting elements abut the abutting portions of the first connecting element.03-04-2010
20100050360WIPER SECURING SEAT - A wiper securing seat is disclosed. The securing seat comprises a left and right housing and a cap body. The front edge of the left and right housing is tapered, and adjacent to the front end, a stepped section is provided, and the stepped section is provided with a vertical plate body having an engagement hook. The rear section of the stepped section is a mounting slot, and the inner wall of the lateral side at the front and rear section of the left and right housing are provided with a perpendicular arranged front and rear engaging hook. Adjacent to the front engaging hook, a corresponding mounting sleeve and securing post is formed, and the cap body is provided with an opening corresponding to the plate body. After the left and right housing are mounted to the elastic plate of the soft wiper, the engaging hook and the securing post form into an engagement allowing the fastening shaft to be engaged at the mounting slot, and the cap is then mounted thereof.03-04-2010
20120073076CONNECTING DEVICE FOR THE ARTICULATE CONNECTION OF A WIPER ARM TO A WIPER BLADE ACCORDING TO A SIDE-LOCK PRINCIPLE - The invention relates to a connecting device (10) for the articulate connection of a wiper arm to a wiper blade (12) according to a side-lock principle, comprising a connecting element (36) that is fastened to the wiper arm and that runs laterally in relation to a connection element (24) fastened on the wiper blade (12) and that carries a bearing element (34, 38) forming a pivot bearing with a bearing element (34, 38) on the connection element (24), said pivot bearing running transversely to the longitudinal direction of the wiper blade (12), wherein a locking device (40) secures the bearing elements (34, 38) during pivoting into an operational position in the direction of the pivot axis relative to each other. According to the invention, a coding device (46, 52) is provided between the connecting element (36) and the connection element (24) that allows pivoting of the wiper blade (12) into the operational position only if the wiper blade (12) is intended for operation with the associated wiper arm.03-29-2012
20100000041WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes opposing longitudinal grooves on its longitudinal sides, in which grooves spaced-apart longitudinal strips of the carrier element are disposed, wherein neighbouring ends of the longitudinal strips are interconnected by a respective connecting piece, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating arm, wherein the oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis near one end, with the interposition of a joint part, with the special feature that the joint part is detachable connected to the connecting device by engaging protrusions of the connecting device, at the location of the pivot axis, in recesses provided in the joint part, and wherein the protrusions are provided with co-axial through holes.01-07-2010
20090320230WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE COMPRISING AN ELASTIC, ELONGATED CARRIER ELEMENT, AS WELL AS AN ELONGATED WIPER BLADE OF A FLEXIBLE MATERIAL, WHICH CAN BE PLACED IN ABUTMENT WITH THE WINDSCREEN TO BE WIPED - A windscreen wiper device includes an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped. the wiper blade includes at least one groove, in which groove at least one longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed. The windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating wiper arm, with the special feature that the connecting device comprises an internal reinforcement element.12-31-2009
20120186035WINDSHIELD WIPER ARM BRACKET - A windshield wiper arm bracket includes a pair of side walls. Each of said side walls include at least one centrally located pin arm receiving hole formed therein. The bracket also includes a post attaching the pair of side walls together. The post is for receiving a pin arm adaptor thereon. The bracket also includes an attachment arm formed on a bottom of each of the pair of side walls. The attachment arms are for connecting the bracket to a windshield wiper assembly. An adaptor for a windshield wiper arm bracket includes a top portion and a web portion. The web portion includes a central aperture formed therein. The central aperture includes a first portion for receiving a post of the windshield wiper arm bracket and a second aperture for receiving a pin arm of a windshield wiper arm.07-26-2012
20100192322METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PREVENTING UNINTENTIONAL WIPER BLADE REMOVAL - A vehicle wiper assembly may include an arm and a wiper blade attached to the arm. The wiper assembly may be placed into a parked condition by supporting the wiper blade to a wiper lifter. To prevent unintentional removal of the wiper blade, as may occur for example in a car wash, the wiper blade remains irremovable from the arm due to physical interference between the wiper assembly and the wiper lifter. When removal of the wiper blade is desired, the wiper assembly may be manually moved to a position where the wiper blade can be removed from the arm without physical interference between the wiper assembly and the wiper lifter.08-05-2010
20080301896CONNECTING STRUCTURE OF A RESILIENT SUPPORT MEMBER AND A STRIP OF WIPER RUBBER OF A WINDSHIELD WIPER - The present invention discloses a connecting structure of a resilient support member and a strip of wiper rubber of a windshield wiper. The wiper rubber has a pair of fixing grooves longitudinally passing through the wiper rubber at opposite sides thereof and a T-shaped member at an upper end thereof. A connecting plate is provided between the resilient support member and the wiper rubber to connect the resilient support member and the wiper rubber together. The connecting plate includes a lower C-shaped groove with the gap of the lower C-shaped groove facing down for connection of the T-shaped member of the wiper rubber and an upper connecting groove for insertion of the resilient support member. The action force from the resilient support member directly applies to the hard connecting plate, not to the soft wiper rubber. This design decreases the deformation of the resilient support member and improves the stability of the windshield wiper in use.12-11-2008
20100325829WIPER BLADE - The object of the invention is a wiper blade (12-30-2010
20120260450DEVICE FOR DETACHABLY LINKING A WIPER BLADE WITH A DRIVEN WIPER ARM - A wiper blade assembly for a windshield wiper. In one embodiment, the wiper blade assembly includes a connector mounted on a blade support element. The connector has a receiving portion shaped to receive a first part of the end portion of a wiper arm and further has a securing portion shaped to secure a second part of the end portion of the wiper arm.10-18-2012
20110225761WIPER BLADE - The present invention generally relates to a wiper blade for wiping a windshield, and more particularly to wiper blade including a spoiler that forms an air flow allowing the wiper blade to be in close contact with the windshield. The wiper blade according to the present invention has a frame, a spoiler receiving the frame therein and forming an upper surface of the wiper blade and a wiper lip extending downwardly from the frame to contact a windshield. The wiper blade includes the following: a frame including an adaptor coupler at a midway portion; a spoiler receiving the frame and provided next to either side of the adaptor coupler, the spoiler having a cross-section including leg sides of a front surface and a rear surface and a topside of a top surface; and an adaptor mounted to the adaptor coupler and connecting the frame to a wiper arm. A width of the top surface connecting the front surface and the rear surface of the spoiler is maximal near the adaptor coupler and becomes narrower toward a longitudinal end of the spoiler.09-22-2011
20120297567WINDSCREEN WIPER HAVING A HOLLOW WIPING HEAD - A windscreen wiper includes a wiping element having a head portion and a wiping portion. The wiping portion of the wiping element includes a wiping head and a wiping tip extending from the wiping head. The wiping head has in cross-section a pair of upper legs and a pair of lower legs, the upper legs and the lower legs sized and arranged such that the upper legs and the lower legs form a deltoid shape. The upper legs and the lower legs further define a deltoid-shaped channel disposed within the wiping head.11-29-2012
20130180072WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising a wiperblade having at least one yoke which is attached to a carrier and an oscillating arm pivotally connected to the carrier about a pivot axis near one end with the interposition of a connecting device, the oscillating arm comprising two longitudinal arm sections connected to each other by means of a curved intermediate arm section, wherein the connecting device comprises a resilient leg comprises at least one upwardly extending protrusion and at least one downwardly extending protrusion, wherein the upwardly extending protrusion is adapted to engage in a correspondingly shaped hole provided in an oscillating arm of a first type, and wherein the downwardly extending protrusion is adapted to engage in a correspondingly shaped hole provided in an oscillating arm of a second type, the oscillating arms of the first and the second types mutually differing in the distance between their respective longitudinal arm sections.07-18-2013
20120317741WIPER BLADE OF FLAT BEAM CONSTRUCTION - The invention is based on a wiper blade (12-20-2012
20120079669FIXING BASE FOR A WINDSHIELD WIPER - A fixing base (04-05-2012
20110265280DEVICE FOR THE ARTICULATED CONNECTION OF A WIPER BLADE TO A WIPER ARM OF A WINDSHIELD WIPER - The invention relates to a device (11-03-2011
20120279009Plug Connection Between a Wiper Blade and a Wiper Arm - A plug connection between a wiper blade and a wiper arm of a wiper mechanism for a windscreen of a vehicle is provided. A bolt standing laterally away from the wiper arm can be introduced into a socket. The bolt includes a recess extending in the direction of the middle axis of the bolt. When the socket is pushed onto the bolt, a raised element extending in radial direction and arranged on an inner wall of the socket can be guided along the recess. The recess includes an extension region, into which the raised element can be brought by twisting the bolt and the socket relative to each other. A stop limiting the twisting is formed in the extension region between the bolt and the socket. A locking position of the socket is thus precisely defined.11-08-2012
20120279008ADAPTER FOR CONNECTING A CONNECTING ELEMENT AT THE END OF A WIPER ARM TO A WIPER BLADE IN PARTICULAR OF FLAT BEAM CONSTRUCTION - The invention is based on an adapter (11-08-2012
20120317740WINDSHIELD WIPER ASSEMBLING STRUCTURE FOR PREVENTING LOOSE ATTACHMENT OF DRIVEN WIPER ARM - A windshield wiper assembling structure for preventing loose attachment of a driven wiper arm assembles the driven wiper arm having a hook arm on a windshield wiper fixing stage. The windshield wiper assembling structure includes an assembling stage and a positioning stage. The assembling stage has a through groove, an elastic blocking slice, and a first fastening groove which is formed at one side edge of the elastic blocking slice. The first fastening groove fastens on the windshield wiper fixing stage. The assembling stage has a containing groove on a top surface thereof to accommodate the hook arm. The positioning stage has a cover cap and a positioning arm which is extended from the cover cap. The positioning arm has a second fastening groove corresponding to the first fastening groove. The second fastening groove fastens on the windshield wiper fixing stage and corresponding to the first fastening groove.12-20-2012
20120090125CONNECTING DEVICE FOR WIPER BLADE AND WIPER BLADE HAVING THE SAME - In a connecting member, a base member includes an installation portion, to which a hook of a wiper arm configured into a U-shape form is adapted to be installed after installation of the base member to a wiper blade. A lock member is rotatably connected to the base member and is adapted to be engaged with an arcuate outer peripheral surface of the hook after installation of the hook to the installation portion. The lock member includes an engaging portion, which is adapted to be engaged with the arcuate outer peripheral surface of the hook to exert a resilient force against the arcuate outer peripheral surface of the hook. The resilient force of the engaging portion is exerted as a rotational force in a locking direction of the lock member against the arcuate outer peripheral surface of the hook.04-19-2012
20120090124WIPER BLADE - An arm piece of a wiper arm, which has a connecting portion connected to a connecting pin through a connecting member received in an opening of a main lever, extends from the connecting portion toward a base end side portion of the main lever such that the arm piece overlaps with an upper surface of the main lever. The main lever is formed by runnerless injection molding. A gate trace, which is left on the main lever in the runnerless injection molding, is formed in an arm accommodation portion of the main lever, which is opposed to the arm piece in a top-to-bottom direction.04-19-2012
20120324671ENHANCED VEHICLE WIPER BLADE USING ACTIVE MATERIALS - A vehicle wiper assembly includes a wiper blade having a length, and an active material disposed along the length of the wiper blade and coupled thereto. The active material includes a shape memory alloy material with a crystallographic phase that is changeable between austenite and martensite, and is elastically deformable and operatively applies a spring force against a portion of the wiper blade when the crystallographic phase is martensite.12-27-2012
20130007976WINDSHIELD WIPER COMBINING ASSEMBLY OF COMBINING DRIVEN WIPER ARM - A windshield wiper combining assembly assembles a driven wiper arm having a through shaft on a windshield wiper fixing stage. The windshield wiper combining assembly includes an assembling stage and a retaining stage. The assembling stage engages on the windshield wiper fixing stage. The assembling stage has a first fastening arm, a containing groove formed at one side edge of the assembling stage to contain the through shaft, and an engaging groove arranged at one side edge of the containing groove. The retaining stage has a cover cap and a block which projects on an end surface of the cover cap. The retaining stage is combined on the assembling stage by fastening the first fastening arm. The block is plunged into the engaging groove and the cover cap is pressed on the containing groove to prevent loose attachment of the through shaft.01-10-2013
20130007977ADAPTER FOR THE ARTICULATED CONNECTION OF A CONNECTING ELEMENT AT THE END OF A WIPER ARM TO A CONNECTOR ELEMENT OF A WIPER BLADE - The invention relates to an adapter (01-10-2013
20130133152WIPER BLADE - A wiper blade with a wiper strip, in the lateral longitudinal grooves of which spring rails are inserted as springy supporting elements. The ends of the spring rails are connected with one another by a bridge in that side parts of the bridge are supported at the upper side of the spring rail and engage recesses of the spring rails, whereas a middle part of the bridge bridges a back strip of the wiper strip, which forms the upper boundary of the longitudinal grooves. It is proposed that the spring rails, at their front faces, have short slots, which extend in the longitudinal direction of the spring rails and which are engaged by the I-shaped angle pieces of the bridge. Lower legs of the angle pieces are directed towards the middle of the spring rails, gripping these from below.05-30-2013
20130167316WIPER DEVICE FOR THE CLEANING OF VEHICLE WINDOWS, AND WIPER BLADE FOR USE IN A WIPER DEVICE - The invention relates to a wiper device (07-04-2013
20130167317WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device, or a wiper blade assembly, for cleaning a windshield of a vehicle is provided. The wiper blade assembly includes a wiper strip that extends in a longitudinal direction and at least one carrier element in engagement with the wiper strip for supporting and biasing the wiper strip into a predetermined configuration. An at least two piece connecting device is coupled to the at least one carrier element. One piece of the connecting device is a main piece that has a bearing surface shaped, and the other piece is a door piece that is pivotable between an open position for allowing attachment and detachment between the connecting device and the wiper arm and a closed position for securing the wiper arm into engagement with the wiper blade assembly. The door piece is pivotably coupled to the main piece about an axis that extends in a longitudinal direction.07-04-2013
20080222831Windshield Wiper Blade Comprising a Two-Part Support Mount - A windscreen-wiper blade with a longitudinal main orientation includes an element for linking the blade with a driving arm, a longitudinal support frame comprising two longitudinal sections, which is mounted under the linking element and comprises a top tubular body with a longitudinal main axis and bottom means for supporting a windscreen-wiper blade, and a structural element in the shape of a longitudinal blade, which is accommodated inside the tubular body of the support frame. The sections of the frame are arranged longitudinally as an extension of each other so that the inner longitudinal ends are butt-jointed and solidly attached to each other. The solid attachment of the ends of the longitudinal sections of the frame is provided by the linking element.09-18-2008
20080222830CONNECTOR FOR WINDSCREEN WIPER - A connector for windscreen wiper is disclosed. The connector comprises a seat body having two lateral sides extended outwardly to form a mounting section having a front end provided with an engaging section, and the rear end of the seat body having a T-shaped elongated rod, wherein the two lateral sides of the elongated rod are respectively mounted with a vertical engaging hook and the inner edge of the seat body is provided with symmetrical semi-circular fastening plate; and (b) a hood body which is conic shape provided with a fastening hole corresponding to the seat body engaging hook; thereby a windscreen connector is formed such that a securing device of a soft-frame windscreen wiper can be secured at the fastening plate and in installation, the wiper arm is inserted into the mounting section such that the engaging hook is engaging at the engaging section at the front end of the mounting section, and the hook body is secured to the fastening hole using the engaging hook.09-18-2008
20080222829SECURING DEVICE FOR A WINDSCREEN WIPER CONNECTOR - A securing device for a windscreen wiper connector is disclosed. The securing device comprises a left and right housing which are symmetrical to each other, having an engaging section at the center upper edge thereof, wherein the bottom edge of the engaging section is a recess, and the interior or the left and right housing is provided with a sleeve and a protrusion, and the two sides of the bottom edge are respectively provided with a grip section, and the center position of the grip section is an opening, whereby the left and right housing are secured to the lateral sides of the steel plate of the wiper such that the sleeve and the protrusion of the housing engage with each other, and the sleeve and the protrusion of the housing engage with each other, and the sleeve and the protrusion of the top edge of the engaging section secure the securing device at the middle section of he soft frame wiper, thereby the engaging section at the top edge engages with different type of connector for the linkage of the wiper arm of a vehicle.09-18-2008
20130091650WIPER BLADE FOR A WINDSCREEN WIPER - The invention relates to a wiper blade for a windscreen wiper, comprising a wiper strip on which at least one support rail (04-18-2013
20130097801WIPER BLADE FOR CLEANING VEHICLE WINDSCREENS - A wiper blade (04-25-2013
20130097800WINDSCREEEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes at least one longitudinal groove, in which groove at least one longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed, wherein ends of the longitudinal strip are connected to respective connecting pieces, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating arm, wherein the oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis near one end thereof, with the special feature that the wiper blade is made by co-extrusion of at least two mutually differing elastomeric materials, wherein the first elastomeric material forms at least a part of an inner wall of the groove in order to lower the friction coefficient between contact surfaces of the longitudinal strip and the inner wall, and wherein the second elastomeric material forms the rest of the wiper blade.04-25-2013
20130117956Windshield Wiper Adapter and Windshield Wiper Assembly - A windshield wiper adapter and windshield wiper assembly are disclosed. The windshield wiper adapter comprises a main body and a flexible buckling device. A front end of the main body has a notch that is downwardly recessed. The notch is used for snapping with a protrusion portion of a windshield wiper arm at an arbitrary angle. One end of the flexible buckling device is connected to a surface of the main body while another end is upwardly extended toward an upper side of the main body. The flexible buckling device is used for buckling a leaning side of a through hole of the windshield wiper arm. After the notch is coupled to the protrusion portion, the windshield wiper arm is rotated about a coupling portion therebetween, such that the flexible buckling device is propped by the leaning side of the through hole to firstly perform a deformation process.05-16-2013
20130125331WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device includes an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade, which can be placed in abutment with a windscreen to be wiped, which wiper blade includes at least one longitudinal groove in which a longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for an oscillating arm, wherein the oscillating arm is pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis near one end thereof, with the interposition of a joint part, wherein the windscreen wiper device comprises a cover element mounted movable onto the connecting device between a closed position wherein an open end of the connecting device is covered and an open position wherein the oscillating arm can be mounted onto or removed from the connecting device through the open end.05-23-2013
20130139343CONNECTING UNIT FOR HOOK WIPER ARM AND FLAT WIPER BLADE WITH THE SAME - A connecting unit for separably connecting a flat wiper blade to a hook wiper arm is provided. The connecting unit has a bracket fixed to a frame of a flat wiper blade, an adaptor pivotally mounted on the bracket and a cover pivotally attached to the adaptor. The adaptor and a linear section of a hook wiper arm are fixed via a first fixing element of the adaptor in a lateral direction of the linear section. The adaptor and a curved section of the hook wiper are fixed via a second fixing element of the adaptor and a third fixing element of the cover in a longitudinal direction of the linear section. When a first locking element of the adaptor and a second locking element of the cover engage each other, the third fixing element fixes the curved section relative to the second fixing element.06-06-2013
20110047742AUTOMOBILE WIPER-BLADE - A wiper device for vehicles is disclosed. The wiper device (03-03-2011
20130180073PACKAGING SYSTEM INCLUDING A HOLDER FOR HOLDING A WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A system provided with a windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, which wiper blade includes at least one longitudinal groove, in which groove a longitudinal strip of the carrier element is disposed, wherein ends of the wiper blade and/or of the longitudinal strip are interconnected by a respective connecting piece, the carrier element biasing the wiper blade in a curved position, which windscreen wiper device comprises a connecting device for pivotally connecting an oscillating wiper arm thereto; a holder for holding the windscreen wiper device; with the special feature that the holder comprises a stiff tightening profile engaging the windscreen wiper device at engaging locations on the connecting device for tightening the windscreen wiper device in a less curved position.07-18-2013
20080201892WIPER BLADE - Rotation of a tip side of a blade holder toward a windshield at or beyond a predetermined angle is regulated with respect to a wiper arm. A convex portion is formed at a portion of the blade holder opposing to an arm mounting member, and a concave portion is formed at a portion of the arm mounting member opposing to the blade holder, whereby engagement of the convex and concave portions admits rotation of a tip side of the wiper blade toward the windshield at or beyond a predetermined angle to be regulated with respect to the wiper arm. By such a structure, since contact between the wiper arm and the wiper blade is prevented, it is suppressed that a coating of the wiper arm or blade holder is peeled off to bring early its rusty, and that damages of both members make their wiping performance easily deteriorate.08-28-2008
20080201891Windscreen Wiper System - The invention relates to a windscreen wiper system, in particular for a motor vehicle, comprising at least one wiper arm provided with an elastic blade (08-28-2008
20130145569WINDSHIELD WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device comprising an elastic, elongated carrier element, as well as an elongated wiper blade of a flexible material, a connecting device pivotally connected to the connecting device about a pivot axis near one end. The connecting device comprises at least a first part and a second part and first and second retaining means for retaining the connecting device onto the oscillating arm. The first retaining means comprises at least one first protrusion on the second part engaging in a correspondingly shaped hole provided in the oscillating arm, and wherein the second retaining means comprise at least one second protrusion provided on the first part engaging the oscillating arm.06-13-2013
20100281645Wiper Blade Assembly Having Rotatable Auxiliary Beam - A wiper blade assembly for wiping a windshield of a vehicle actuated by a wiper arm includes a flexible elongated wiper blade adapted to elastically contact with the windshield of the vehicle, a guide beam adapted to transfer the load and motion applied from the wiper arm to the wiper blade, the guide beam having an initial curvature, a plurality of connection members provided along a longitudinal direction of the guide beam, and a plurality of auxiliary beams rotatably coupled to the connection members, serving to hold the wiper blade.11-11-2010
20130152323Multifunctional Adaptor for Windshield Wiper and Assembly Using the Same - A multifunctional adaptor for windshield wiper and assembly using the same. The multifunctional adaptor for windshield wiper includes a main body, a lodging device, a first flexible fastening device and a second flexible fastening device. The fastening device is disposed at two sides of a rear end of the main body to hook with a barb portion of a windshield wiper arm. An arm of the first flexible fastening device is disposed to a front end of the main body to fasten a protrusion portion of the windshield wiper arm. The second flexible fastening device is connected to a side of the main body to lean against an inner side of the windshield wiper arm or fasten a leaning side of a through hole of the windshield wiper arm.06-20-2013
20100306949DEVICE FOR THE JOINTED CONNECTION OF A WIPER BLADE - The invention relates to a device (12-09-2010
20130152324Connector Device For Coupling Wiper Arm - A connector device for coupling a wiper arm and a wiper blade includes a coupling body, a first support portion provided on an upper surface of the coupling body and extending from the coupling body in a form of a cantilever and for applying an elastic restoration force to the wiper arm, a second support portion provided for supporting the wiper arm in a thicknesswise direction of the wiper arm to prevent the wiper arm from moving in the thicknesswise direction, and a third support portion for preventing the wiper arm from moving in a lengthwise direction of the wiper arm, wherein the second support portion is in a form of a hole with closed upper and lower sides and open front and rear sides.06-20-2013
20130152325WINDSCREEN WIPER DEVICE - A windscreen wiper device for cleaning a windshield of a vehicle is provided. The windscreen wiper device includes a wiper strip extending in a longitudinal direction between opposite wiper strip ends, and the wiper strip is of a flexible material such as rubber for sealing against the windshield. At least one carrier element is disposed in the grooves and extends in a longitudinal direction between opposite carrier element ends. The windscreen wiper device further includes a frame structure including a plurality of claws in sliding engagement with the carrier element or elements and wherein the frame structure extends longitudinally past the ends of the wiper strip and the carrier element or elements. The frame structure includes a pair of flange portions that restrict the movement of the carrier element and the wiper strip relative to the frame structure.06-20-2013
20130180071WIPER BLADE FOR A WINDSHIELD WIPER - In a wiper blade for a windshield wiper, having a wiper strip which has at least one bearing rail (07-18-2013
20130185889WINDSHIELD WIPER CONNECTOR - A connector for a windshield wiper, and a wiper blade assembly including same, that accommodates multiple pin-type windshield wiper arms having varying pin lengths and locking mechanisms. The connector for connecting a windshield wiper assembly to a wiper arm may have a peripheral wall having at least two opposing peripheral side walls and a top surface extending from one of the two opposing peripheral side walls to the other. The opposing peripheral side walls may each have a retaining pin aperture aligned with one another and sized to be capable of slidably accepting a retaining pin of at least one pin-type windshield wiper arm.07-25-2013
20130185890WIPER CONNECTOR AND BOLT-STABILIZING SLEEVE ADAPTOR - A wiper connector arranged to a bolt-type wiper arm, comprising a sleeve tube, a fastening member and a tube body, wherein the sleeve tube has a tube body, a first and a second flange, where the first flange defines a receiving compartment therein; the fastening member has a circular ring body and a plurality of abutting portions, the fastening member is fixed within the receiving compartment of the sleeve tube, the bolt is inserted into the fastening member, the circumferential portion of the bolt is tightly engaged by the plurality of abutting portions; the base has a clutching trough, a first and a second restricting trough, where the first and the second flanges of the sleeve tube are received respectively in the first and the second restricting troughs, and the tube body is secured in the clutching trough. The instant disclosure further provides a bolt-stabilizing sleeve adaptor.07-25-2013
20120054976CONNECTING ASSEMBLY FOR WINDSHIELD WIPER - A connecting assembly (03-08-2012

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