Global Patent Index - EP 0822382 B1

EP 0822382 B1 2003-06-11 - Method for coupling the barrels of rifles in the breech

Title (en)

Method for coupling the barrels of rifles in the breech

Title (de)

Verfahren zur Kopplung von Läufen in einem Gewehrverschluss

Title (fr)

Procédé pour l'accouplement de canons dans la culasse d'un fusil

Publication

EP 0822382 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 96830579 A

Priority

IT BS960066 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0822382A2] A method, as well as a firearm formed by the method, for coupling the barrels of rifles in the breech starting from at least one barrel and from a monoblock casing. The breech of each barrel has an end portion of predetermined shape and diameter; the casing has a through hole for each barrel and a striking surface of axial stop of the barrel. The barrel and the casing are coupled mechanically, fitting the end portion of the barrel in the respective hole of the casing; the barrel and the casing are joined by means of laser fusion in at least two zones at the opposite ends of the casing and of the end portion of each barrel. <IMAGE> <IMAGE>

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

F41A 21/08

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F41A 21/02 (2006.01); B23K 26/00 (2006.01); B23K 26/20 (2006.01); F41A 21/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F41A 21/48 (2013.01); F41A 21/08 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0822382 A2 19980204; EP 0822382 A3 19990609; EP 0822382 B1 20030611; AR 005060 A1 19990407; AT 242861 T 20030615; DE 69628647 D1 20030717; DE 69628647 T2 20040429; ES 2201164 T3 20040316; IL 119664 D0 19970218; IT 1288241 B1 19980911; IT BS960066 A1 19980202; JP H1068599 A 19980310; PT 822382 E 20031031; ZA 9610074 B 19970623

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