Global Patent Index - EP 0823385 B1

EP 0823385 B1 2000-04-12 - A beer keg cap

Title (en)

A beer keg cap

Title (de)

Bierfassverschluss

Title (fr)

Fermeture pour un fût à bière

Publication

EP 0823385 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 97305805 A

Priority

  • EP 97305805 A
  • EP 96305871 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0823384A1] A beer keg cap 10 comprises a continuous cup shaped member to receive the neck of the beer keg. The cup shaped member comprises a top 12 and a depending skirt 14. The skirt 14 includes lines of weakness 20 extending upwardly from its lower edge to provide tamper evidence by breaking. The cap 10 further includes a plurality of inwardly directed tabs 16, to engage under the neck of a beer keg. The tabs 16 are elongate in the circumferential direction. <IMAGE>

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

B65D 41/48; B65D 51/18

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65D 41/48 (2006.01); B65D 51/18 (2006.01); B65D 51/20 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65D 51/20 (2013.01); B65D 41/48 (2013.01); B65D 2101/0023 (2013.01); B65D 2101/003 (2013.01); B65D 2101/0053 (2013.01); B65D 2251/0015 (2013.01); B65D 2251/0087 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE DE DK ES FI FR GB IE IT NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0823384 A1 19980211; AT 191694 T 20000415; DE 69701656 D1 20000518; DE 69701656 T2 20000831; DK 0823385 T3 20000904; EP 0823385 A1 19980211; EP 0823385 B1 20000412; EP 0950613 A1 19991020; ES 2146957 T3 20000816

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