Global Patent Index - EP 0749830 B1

EP 0749830 B1 20000405 - Process of binding a book with a hardcover

Title (en)

Process of binding a book with a hardcover

Title (de)

Verfahren zum Binden eines Buches mit steifem Buchdeckel

Title (fr)

Procédé de reliure d'un livre avec couverture rigide


EP 0749830 B1 20000405 (EN)


EP 95109627 A 19950621


EP 95109627 A 19950621

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0749830A1] An apparatus is described for printing characters upon a book cover with foils and comprises a character image forming section (1) for forming an image signal of characters to be printed, a character printing section (2) for printing characters upon the blank material (3) to be used as the book cover in toner in response to the character signals which have been formed, and a foil adhesion section (6) where foil sheets (5) each having an improved adhesive characteristic relate to toners is superimposed upon the front blank material (3) with the characters printed and then the foil sheet (5) is heated and compressed on the book cover. The foil printing operation may be completed by peeling away the foil sheet (5) from the cover sheet (4) which has been taken out of the foil-applying section (6). <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7

B41F 17/02; B42C 7/00; G03G 8/00

IPC 8 full level

B41F 17/02 (2006.01); B42C 7/00 (2006.01); G03G 8/00 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

B41F 17/02 (2013.01); B42C 7/009 (2013.01); G03G 8/00 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)


DOCDB simple family (publication)

EP 0749830 A1 19961227; EP 0749830 B1 20000405; DE 69516125 D1 20000511

DOCDB simple family (application)

EP 95109627 A 19950621; DE 69516125 T 19950621