Global patent index - EP 0864375 A3

EP 0864375 A3 2000-09-20 - Automatic mailbox

Title (en)

Automatic mailbox

Title (de)

Automatischer Briefkasten

Title (fr)

Boîte aux lettres automatiques

Publication

EP 0864375 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 98830088 A

Priority

IT FI970040 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0864375A2] Mail-box including means for collecting or accumulating the mail, characterized in that it includes means for moving said mail from an inlet section to said collecting or accumulating means and means for postmarking and printing a sorting code onto the mail inserted through said inlet section, the mail-box also comprising means for moving the mail, between said inlet section and said postmarking and code printing means, and processing means for automatically driving said mail moving means and said postmarking and code printing means according to data coming from an external interface and according to enabling signals coming from sensors connected with the above mentioned means. <IMAGE>

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

B07C 1/00; G07B 17/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B07C 1/00 (2006.01); G07B 17/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B07C 1/00 (2013.01); G07B 2017/00209 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

EP 0864375 A2 19980916; EP 0864375 A3 20000920; IT 1291794 B1 19990121; IT FI970040 A1 19980828; IT FI970040 D0 19970228

INPADOC legal status

2002-03-06 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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- Effective date: 20010321

2001-07-12 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

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2001-06-06 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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2000-09-20 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT

2000-09-20 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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2000-09-20 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

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1998-09-16 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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