Global Patent Index - EP 0930458 A3

EP 0930458 A3 2000-11-29 - Lighted display using a light string

Title (en)

Lighted display using a light string

Title (de)

Figurleuchtenanordnung

Title (fr)

Figures éclairées par guirlandes lumineuses

Publication

EP 0930458 A3 (DE)

Application

EP 98110956 A

Priority

  • DE 29800638 U
  • US 2293198 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0930458A2] The shaped light fitting has a frame in the shape of the desired figure, and a number of lamp holders on the frame, each for one lamp. The frame has a number of fixing blocks (22) projecting from its surface, each with a through aperture (26). The lamp holders each have a projecting clip (33) on the surface, by which they can be fitted in the apertures in the fixing blocks to fix the lamps on the blocks. The fixing blocks may be cylindrical with a flat surface. The clip on the lamp holder may project from it at a right angle.

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

F21P 1/00; F21P 1/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F21S 4/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F21S 4/10 (2016.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

DE 29800638 U1 19980319; EP 0930458 A2 19990721; EP 0930458 A3 20001129; US 6030096 A 20000229

INPADOC legal status


2004-07-28 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040103

2001-08-16 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

- Free text: AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2001-05-23 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010328

2000-11-29 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A3

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

2000-11-29 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI

2000-11-29 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Free text: 7F 21P 1/00 A, 7F 21P 1/02 B

1999-07-21 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

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

1999-07-21 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI