Patents by Inventor Gerhard Pötsch

Gerhard Pötsch has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20190183617
    Abstract: An interdental cleaner has a rod-shaped support which is made of plastic and which, at a support rear end region, has a grip part. A support opposite front end region has a flocking with flock fibers made of plastic. The rod-shaped support is provided, in the support front end region, with a sleeve-shaped cover made of a flexible plastic. The flocking is arranged on the cover.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 21, 2017
    Publication date: June 20, 2019
    Applicant: SUNSTAR SUISSE S.A.
    Inventors: Gerhard PÖTSCH, Christian LEISINGER, Jürgen BUTZ
  • Patent number: 9968426
    Abstract: An interdental cleaner has a rod-shaped carrier formed of plastic, which has a structuring with structural elements radially protruding from the carrier on at least one section of an axial length thereof. The carrier is twisted in at least one part of the section having the structuring together with the structuring about a carrier longitudinal axis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 15, 2018
    Assignee: INTERBROS GMBH
    Inventors: Jürgen Butz, Gerhard Pötsch
  • Publication number: 20160135932
    Abstract: An interdental cleaner has a rod-shaped carrier formed of plastic, which has a structuring with structural elements radially protruding from the carrier on at least one section of an axial length thereof. The carrier is twisted in at least one part of the section having the structuring together with the structuring about a carrier longitudinal axis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 23, 2014
    Publication date: May 19, 2016
    Inventors: Jürgen BUTZ, Gerhard PÖTSCH
  • Patent number: 9173479
    Abstract: A device for cleaning the mouth or teeth has a rod-shaped support, on one axial end of which an interdental cleaner made of a flexible plastic is arranged. A brush-like cleaning part made of a flexible plastic, and having a plurality of protruding cleaning elements, is arranged at the opposite axial end of the rod-shaped support. In addition, the rod-shaped support has a grip portion made of a flexible plastic and arranged preferably in the central area of the axial length of the rod-shaped support. Provision is made that the grip portion is connected, via at least one connecting portion, to the interdental cleaner and/or to the brush-like cleaning part so as to form a one-piece structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2015
    Assignee: Interbros GmbH
    Inventors: Juergen Butz, Hannes Hauser, Gerhard Poetsch
  • Publication number: 20150282601
    Abstract: An interdental cleaner with a rod-like support which has a cleaning device in an axial end region. The cleaning device includes a cover on the support made of a soft-elastic plastic, and structuring is formed on the outside of the cover having a plurality of fingers protruding with radial components from the cover, which fingers are made of the same material as the cover and are connected as one piece thereto. The structuring additionally has a bristle edging with a plurality of bristle bundles protruding with radial components from the cover and/or individual bristles which are each formed from pre-produced bristles embedded in the cover and/or in the support.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 20, 2013
    Publication date: October 8, 2015
    Inventors: Jürgen Butz, Gerhard Pötsch, Markus Rümmele, Hannes Hauser, Steffen Lehr
  • Publication number: 20150257523
    Abstract: A device for cleaning the mouth or teeth has a rod-shaped support, on one axial end of which an interdental cleaner made of a flexible plastic is arranged. A brush-like cleaning part made of a flexible plastic, and having a plurality of protruding cleaning elements, is arranged at the opposite axial end of the rod-shaped support. In addition, the rod-shaped support has a grip portion made of a flexible plastic and arranged preferably in the central area of the axial length of the rod-shaped support. Provision is made that the grip portion is connected, via at least one connecting portion, to the interdental cleaner and/or to the brush-like cleaning part so as to form a one-piece structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 2, 2015
    Publication date: September 17, 2015
    Inventors: Juergen Butz, Hannes Hauser, Gerhard Poetsch
  • Publication number: 20140158152
    Abstract: A device for cleaning the mouth or teeth has a rod-shaped support, on one axial end of which an interdental cleaner made of a flexible plastic is arranged. A brush-like cleaning part made of a flexible plastic, and having a plurality of protruding cleaning elements, is arranged at the opposite axial end of the rod-shaped support. In addition, the rod-shaped support has a grip portion made of a flexible plastic and arranged preferably in the central area of the axial length of the rod-shaped support. Provision is made that the grip portion is connected, via at least one connecting portion, to the interdental cleaner and/or to the brush-like cleaning part so as to form a one-piece structure.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2012
    Publication date: June 12, 2014
    Applicant: Interbros GmbH
    Inventors: Juergen Butz, Hannes Hauser, Gerhard Poetsch