Global Patent Index - EP 0498954 B2

EP 0498954 B2 2000-11-29 - Closure cap for plastic closure

Title (en)

Closure cap for plastic closure

Title (de)

Verschlusskappe für Kunststoffverschluss

Title (fr)

Capuchon de fermeture pour fermeture en matière plastique

Publication

EP 0498954 B2 (DE)

Application

EP 91121009 A

Priority

DE 4104613 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0498954A1] The present invention relates to a closure cap for a plastic closure having a screw cap (2), a strap (4) for lifting and a retaining ring (5), the screw cap (2), strap (4) and retaining ring (5) being connected together in one piece and at least partially by tabs (8) which can be torn by hand. In order to design such a closure cap so that handling can be more easily understood and managed by the user, it being possible additionally to manufacture the sealing cap simply with the greatest possible material saving, it is proposed according to the invention that the projection of the strap (4) into the plane of the upper edge of the retaining ring (5) does not overlap with this upper edge of the retaining ring and that the upper edge of the retaining ring (5) has a discontinuity for a grip tab (7) of the strap, which grip tab faces outwards in a radial direction. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B65D 47/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65D 47/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65D 47/063 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT NL

EPO simple patent family

EP 0498954 A1 19920819; EP 0498954 B1 19950920; EP 0498954 B2 20001129; DE 4104613 A1 19920820; ES 2077147 T3 19951116; ES 2077147 T5 20010201

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