Global Patent Index - EP 0979698 A1

EP 0979698 A1 2000-02-16 - Carousel structure, particularly for foundry applications

Title (en)

Carousel structure, particularly for foundry applications

Title (de)

Karussellstruktur, insbesondere für Giessereizwecke

Title (fr)

Structure de carrousel en particulier pour fonderie

Publication

EP 0979698 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98830496 A

Priority

EP 98830496 A

Abstract (en)

A carousel structure, particularly for foundry applications, comprises a plurality of peripheral elements (2) typically configured as casting machines, cooperating with one another in a generally carousel-like structure so as to be able to orbit about at least one principal axis (X4). The peripheral elements (2) have respective separate and independent means (7) for supporting them in motion. <IMAGE>

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

B22D 47/00; B22C 11/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B22C 11/04 (2006.01); B22D 47/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B22D 47/00 (2013.01); B22C 11/04 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

[X] US 3977461 A 19760831 - POL KENNETH J, et al

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE FR GB IT LI

EPO simple patent family

EP 0979698 A1 20000216; MX PA99007389 A 20041028

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