Global Patent Index - EP 0612042 B2

EP 0612042 B2 2003-06-04 - Apparatus and method for checking printed matter

Title (en)

Apparatus and method for checking printed matter

Title (de)

Vorrichtung und Verfahren zum Prüfen von Drucksachen

Title (fr)

Méthode et dispositif pour le contrôle de matière imprimée

Publication

EP 0612042 B2 (EN)

Application

EP 93810590 A

Priority

US 1881093 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0612042A2] Sheets with images are scanned to determine if the images are acceptable. Sheets with unacceptable images are marked with a reject mark. The images may define banknotes, securities, traveler checks, stamps, and so on.

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

G07D 7/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B41J 25/20 (2006.01); B41J 29/46 (2006.01); B65H 43/08 (2006.01); G06K 9/18 (2006.01); G07D 7/00 (2006.01); G07D 7/06 (2006.01); G07D 7/12 (2006.01); G07D 7/20 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G07D 7/12 (2013.01); G07D 7/20 (2013.01)

Citation (opposition)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 0612042 A2 19940824; EP 0612042 A3 19960515; EP 0612042 B1 19980617; EP 0612042 B2 20030604; AT 167583 T 19980715; AU 5197293 A 19940825; AU 669752 B2 19960620; CA 2110229 A1 19940818; CA 2110229 C 20030610; CN 1086490 C 20020619; CN 1093188 A 19941005; DE 69319219 D1 19980723; DE 69319219 T2 19981203; DE 69319219 T3 20040506; JP 3426308 B2 20030714; JP H06247618 A 19940906; KR 100267787 B1 20001016; RU 2127450 C1 19990310

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