Global Patent Index - EP 0779494 B1

EP 0779494 B1 20020327 - Blank cartridge

Title (en)

Blank cartridge

Title (de)

Platzpatrone

Title (fr)

Cartouche à blanc

Publication

EP 0779494 B1 20020327 (DE)

Application

EP 96120119 A 19961213

Priority

DE 19546582 A 19951213

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19546582A1] Cartridge case (5) of blank cartridge contains propellant charge (6) and a bullet (1) of a material containing. explosive particles which automatically burns up within the gun barrel. Preferably, the explosive particles are bonded together by a plastic and/or polymer binder and the material contains additives for lubricating and/or preventing corrosion in the barrel and for increasing the muzzle flash. The bullet may have a core (3) of material burning and/or igniting faster than the friction resistance shell (2), which mat have a peripheral groove (4) in which the inwards bent edge of the cartridge case fits.

IPC 1-7

F42B 8/04

IPC 8 full level

F42B 5/24 (2006.01); F42B 8/04 (2006.01); F42B 8/14 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

F42B 5/025 (2013.01); F42B 5/24 (2013.01); F42B 8/14 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT CH DE FR GB IT LI

DOCDB simple family (publication)

DE 19546582 A1 19970626; DE 19546582 C2 19980730; AT 215215 T 20020415; DE 59608957 D1 20020502; EP 0779494 A2 19970618; EP 0779494 A3 19980311; EP 0779494 B1 20020327; US 5907121 A 19990525

DOCDB simple family (application)

DE 19546582 A 19951213; AT 96120119 T 19961213; DE 59608957 T 19961213; EP 96120119 A 19961213; US 76436096 A 19961212