Global Patent Index - EP 0842621 B1

EP 0842621 B1 2003-06-11 - Connecting fitting

Title (en)

Connecting fitting

Title (de)

Verbindungsbeschlag

Title (fr)

Ferrure d'assemblage

Publication

EP 0842621 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 97890146 A

Priority

AT 195296 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: US5984566A] A bracket for joining tables and/or table tops, includes a first bracket member adapted for attachment to one table or table top and having at least one hook-like projection, a second bracket member adapted for attachment to another table or table top to be joined and having at least two hook-like projections for so cooperating with the first bracket member that the projection of the first bracket member interlocks between the projections of the second bracket member. A connection element made of elastic and deformable material is placed between the projections of the first and second bracket members such that the projections of the first and second bracket members partially encompass the connection element, with the connection element generating a clamping force acting upon the projections of the first and second bracket members while being subject to an elastic deformation, thereby bracing the first and second bracket members with one another.

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

A47B 87/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47B 87/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47B 87/002 (2013.01); Y10T 16/53625 (2013.01); Y10T 403/45 (2013.01); Y10T 403/459 (2013.01); Y10T 403/7045 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

DE 19723429 A1 19980514; AT 403503 B 19980325; AT A195296 A 19970715; DE 59710258 D1 20030717; EP 0842621 A2 19980520; EP 0842621 A3 20010912; EP 0842621 B1 20030611; US 5984566 A 19991116

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