Global Patent Index - EP 0993526 A1

EP 0993526 A1 2000-04-19 - CONVERTIBLE STRUCTURE

Title (en)

CONVERTIBLE STRUCTURE

Title (de)

UMWANDELBARE STRUKTUR

Title (fr)

STRUCTURE CONVERTIBLE

Publication

EP 0993526 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98932309 A

Priority

  • GB 9801896 W
  • GB 9713786 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9901618A1] A convertible structure, e.g. portable flooring (1) comprising a plurality of (hereinafter) laths (2) and means hinging the laths (2) together edge to edge such that they can be formed into a roll, wherein each latch (2) is of constant cross section and has opposed upper (6) and lower (4) faces adapted to form a floor face and a ground engaging face respectively, and opposed side edges (5) extending between the upper (6) and lower faces (4) and which taper inwardly towards the lower face (4), rounded corners (8) being formed between the side edges (5) and the upper face (6), the rounded corners (8) being of substantially constant radius, and means (10) supporting the hinge means, the support means being disposed co-axially of the said rounded corners.

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

E01C 9/08; E04H 15/56

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E01C 9/08 (2006.01); E04H 15/56 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E04H 15/56 (2013.01); E01C 9/08 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9901618A1

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

WO 9901618 A1 19990114; AT 238453 T 20030515; AU 8225598 A 19990125; CA 2292413 A1 19990114; DE 69813816 D1 20030528; EP 0993526 A1 20000419; EP 0993526 B1 20030423; GB 9713786 D0 19970903; PL 337663 A1 20000828

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