Global Patent Index - EP 0992264 A1

EP 0992264 A1 2000-04-12 - Amusement game with improved distribution and location of electronic circuits

Title (en)

Amusement game with improved distribution and location of electronic circuits

Title (de)

Spiel mit verbesserter Verteilung und Plazierung der Schaltkreise

Title (fr)

Jeu avec distribution et localisation améliorées des circuits électroniques

Publication

EP 0992264 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99402442 A

Priority

US 16977298 A

Abstract (en)

An amusement game (10) includes a cabinet housing (12) for defining a pinball game, including a playfield (14) having one or more illumination devices (50), one or more solenoids (46) for activating devices on the playfield (14) and one or more switches (48). Driver circuits mounted to the playfield (14) are operatively coupled with one or more of the illumination devices (50) and solenoids (46). Interface circuits (62,64,66) for the solenoids, illumination devices and switches may also be mounted to the playfield (14). Drivers for the solenoids may be mounted to the associated solenoids. <IMAGE>

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

A63F 7/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A63D 13/00 (2006.01); A63F 7/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A63F 7/027 (2013.01); A63F 2007/303 (2013.01); A63F 2007/3045 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

None

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

EP 0992264 A1 20000412

INPADOC legal status


2001-11-07 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Date of withdrawal: 20010907

2000-12-27 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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2000-11-08 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000911

2000-04-12 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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

2000-04-12 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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