Global Patent Index - EP 0870162 A4

EP 0870162 A4 2001-01-03 - GUN LOCK ASSEMBLY

Title (en)

GUN LOCK ASSEMBLY

Title (de)

VERRIEGELUNGSVORRICHTUNG FÜR EINE FEUERWAFFE

Title (fr)

ENSEMBLE VERROU POUR ARME A FEU

Publication

EP 0870162 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 96924271 A

Priority

  • US 9610089 W
  • US 48907095 A
  • US 48877595 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9641997A2] A gun lock assembly includes an engagement portion with a locked position in which a portion of the firing mechanism is operatively engaged to prevent firing of the firearm, and an unlocked position in which operation of the firearm is permitted. The lock preferably includes a lock housing with structure for attaching the lock housing to the firearm. An adaptor can be utilized to facilitate attachment of the lock to a variety of different guns. A preferred combination lock is disclosed with structure for altering the combination. An embodiment that is suitable for long arms is also disclosed. An adaptor plate can be provided with a lever which is moveable with operation of the lock to selectively engage a portion of the firearm to selectively permit or prevent operation of the firearm. Embodiments are disclosed where the lever is utilized to engage the drawbar of a firearm, the rebound slide of a firearm, or the hammer stirrup of the firearm.

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

F41A 17/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F41A 17/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F41A 17/04 (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 SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9641997 A2 19961227; WO 9641997 A3 19970130; AU 6477296 A 19970109; BR 9608916 A 20000308; CA 2221482 A1 19961227; EP 0870162 A2 19981014; EP 0870162 A4 20010103; MX 9709800 A 19980830

INPADOC legal status


2004-07-07 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030701

2002-12-04 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20021016

2001-01-03 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20001116

2001-01-03 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A4

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

1998-10-14 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19980103

1998-10-14 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

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