Global Patent Index - EP 0839672 B1

EP 0839672 B1 2001-12-19 - Process and apparatus for applying a decoration to an object

Title (en)

Process and apparatus for applying a decoration to an object

Title (de)

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Aufbringen eines Dekors auf einen Gegenstand

Title (fr)

Procédé et dispositif pour appliquer une décoration sur un objet

Publication

EP 0839672 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 96117501 A

Priority

EP 96117501 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0839672A1] The method involves immersing the object (40) in a liquid on which the decoration (51) floats, if necessary on a supporting film (50). The decoration is transferred onto the object and previously heated with hot steam before the film is transferred. A heater (84) generating hot steam is used for heating the film and-or the decoration before the transfer.

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

B44C 1/175; B05D 1/20; B44D 2/00; B44D 3/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B05D 1/20 (2006.01); B44C 1/175 (2006.01); B05D 3/02 (2006.01); B05D 3/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B05D 1/20 (2013.01); B44C 1/1756 (2013.01); B05D 3/0218 (2013.01); B05D 3/0473 (2013.01)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 0839672 A1 19980506; EP 0839672 B1 20011219; AT 211077 T 20020115; CA 2219588 A1 19980430; CA 2219588 C 20061003; DE 59608513 D1 20020131; ES 2167505 T3 20020516; US 6001206 A 19991214

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