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Pub. No.:    WO/2008/096120    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2008/000395
Publication Date: 14.08.2008 International Filing Date: 04.02.2008
A61H 15/00 (2006.01), A61H 23/02 (2006.01)
Applicants: CLIQ LIMITED [GB/GB]; Queens House 55-56 Lincoln Inn Fields London WC2A 3NA (GB) (For All Designated States Except US).
HOLLINGTON, Geoffrey [GB/GB]; (GB) (For US Only).
TURNER, Duncan [GB/GB]; (GB) (For US Only).
GLAISTER, Cristopher [GB/GB]; (GB) (For US Only)
Inventors: HOLLINGTON, Geoffrey; (GB).
TURNER, Duncan; (GB).
GLAISTER, Cristopher; (GB)
Agent: GILL JENNINGS & EVERY LLP; Broadgate House, 7 Eldon Street, London EC2M 7LH (GB)
Priority Data:
07101749.5 05.02.2007 EP
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A body massager comprises a housing having a membrane attached thereto. A ball is moveably retained within a cup, the ball engaging with and moveable along an inner surface of the membrane. A drive means drives the cup and ball across the inner surface of the membrane. A control, system for controlling the movement of a massage.element in a body massager which learns a user's preferred movements, the system comprising: a drive means (3,4,5,10), a controller, a position sensor for sensing the position of the massage element; a memory for storing the positions of the massage element; and input means for allowing a user to either repeat or progress a sequence of movements performed by the massage element. Different sequences of movements are generated by the controller and then performed by the massage element and a -score is recorded in the memory for that particular sequence of movements based upon the user' s input, and such that the score is used' by the controller to determine the frequency of use of such particular sequence.
(FR)L'invention concerne un masseur corporel comprenant un corps sur lequel est fixée une membrane. Une bille est maintenue dans un bol de façon à pouvoir bouger, ladite bille venant au contact d'une surface intérieure de ladite membrane et étant mobile le long de ladite surface. Un moyen d'entraînement entraîne le bol et la bille le long de la surface intérieure de la membrane.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AO, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BH, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DO, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, GT, HN, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KM, KN, KP, KR, KZ, LA, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LY, MA, MD, ME, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MY, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RS, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, SV, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)