Global Patent Index - EP 0871941 B1

EP 0871941 B1 2000-09-20 - RANDOM NUMBER DISPENSER

Title (en)

RANDOM NUMBER DISPENSER

Title (de)

ZUFALLSZAHLENGEBER

Title (fr)

EMETTEUR DE NOMBRES ALEATOIRES

Publication

EP 0871941 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 96944589 A

Priority

  • DE 19548034 A
  • EP 9605687 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19548034A1] The present invention relates to a random number dispenser for selecting a defined quantity of numbers from a predetermined quantity of numbers. Said random number dispenser has a housing (1, 2) with a space (3) for receiving the numbered members (4) and an adjacent display area (5) connecting to the space (3). The space (3) has at least partially rounded edge areas and the display area (5) is attached to one side of the space (3). The surface roughness of the numbered members (4) is from approximately 0.002 mm to 0.009 mm.

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

G07C 15/00; A63F 7/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A63F 7/04 (2006.01); G07C 15/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A63F 7/048 (2013.01); G07C 15/003 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

DE 19548034 A1 19970626; DE 19548034 C2 19981224; EP 0871941 A1 19981021; EP 0871941 B1 20000920; ES 2152580 T3 20010201; JP 2000516735 A 20001212; US 6113099 A 20000905; WO 9723847 A1 19970703

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- Opponent name: HEIZ BERNHARDT

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- Document: DE 59605931 20001026

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- Owner name: HEGGLIN, THOMAS M.

2000-08-16 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: MOESSMER, RAIMUND

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