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HATS; HEAD COVERINGS (headbands, head-scarves A41D 20/00, A41D 23/00)
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Headbands
Head-scarves
Hats; Caps; Hoods
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Masks
Sports accessories for the head
{Devices or supports adapted to retain the shape of hats (for changing the size A42C 3/00) }
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Hat boxes
Stands for displaying hats
Hats holders
Packaging
For changing the size
{ with special decorative arrangements or effects}
Definition statement
This subclass/group covers:

Hats, caps and hoods with special decorative arrangements or visual effects.

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Hair accessories connected to a head covering
Masks
{ convertible or adapted for other uses}
Definition statement
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Convertible or adapted for uses other than a hat or head covering.

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Garments convertible into other articles
Soft caps; Hoods
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Headscarves
Hairnets
{for use in hospital or food industries, e.g. sanitary or disposable caps}
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Surgeons' or patients' gowns or dresses
{ characterised by hoods being attachable to garments}
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Protective hoods
Hoods (garments)
{Peaks; Visors}
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Eyeshades
{with removable protection of the nape of neck, e.g. sun or rain shields}
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Neck protectors
{with additional protection for the ears; Removable ear muffs}
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Ear protection
Bathing caps
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Swimming helmets
with coverings for protecting against dust, rain, or sunshine
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Umbrellas mounted on the head of the user
{ Hats made from a flat sheet}
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3D folding of sheets
{ Means for transporting or storing helmets}
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Hat holders
Other supports for positioning apparatus or articles
Parts, details or accessories of helmets
Special rules of classification within this group

Comprises mounting brackets or frames

{Accessories for helmets}
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Avalanche survival
Special rules of classification within this group

Comprises avalanche helmets, ID means, increasing/decreasing peripheral vision.

{Anti-theft arrangements (attaching helmets to cycles B62J 11/005; locks E05) }
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Devices for locking clothing
Attaching helmets to cycles
Locks
{ Optical devices (night vision goggles G02B 23/12) }
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Head-mounted NVG type equipment
{Detecting, signalling or lighting devices}
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Personal safety alarms
{Lighting devices, e.g. helmets with lamps}
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Portable lighting
{ Signalling devices, e.g. auxiliary brake or indicator lights}
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Signalling devices on helmets
{ Neck restraints}
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Neck protection
Sports protectors for the neck
{ Hydration systems}
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Storage or supply of water for drinking purposes
{ with damage indication means}
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Acceleration detection means
Ear protection devices
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Ear protection
Face protection devices
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Protective face masks
Filters having the sghape of a mask
{ Securing goggles or spectacles on helmet shells}
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Goggles
Spectacles
Mounting radio sets or communication systems (methods or devices for transmitting, conducting or directing sound G10K 11/18; electric communication technique H04)
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Transceivers carried on the body
Methods or devices for transmitting, conducting or directing sound
Electric communication technique
Fastening means for head coverings; Elastic cords; Ladies` hat fasteners (hat-pins A44B 9/06)
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Holding hats or other garments (whilst travelling)
Hat-pins
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Last Modified: 10/11/2013