Global Patent Index - EP 1023991 A2

EP 1023991 A2 2000-08-02 - Method and machine for making packages for cigarettes

Title (en)

Method and machine for making packages for cigarettes

Title (de)

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Herstellen von Zigarettenpackungen

Title (fr)

Procédé et machine pour fabriquer des paquets de cigarettes

Publication

EP 1023991 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 99126184 A

Priority

DE 19903232 A

Abstract (en)

Projections in the form of folded brackets (19) or tabs are arranged within the packet. Support projections are arranged in the base to support the contents of the packet. The folded brackets or tabs are bent on a planar or unfolded blank to form the support projections. An Independent claim is included for an apparatus for manufacturing cigarette packets.

Abstract (de)

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Herstellen von (Zigaretten-) Packungen mit innerhalb der Packung gebildeten Stützvorsprüngen (17) oberhalb einer Bodenwand (16), wobei die Stützvorsprünge (17) durch Faltstege (19) gebildet sind. Die Faltstege (19) oder Faltlappen werden während des (üblichen) Transports der Zuschnitte entlang einer Zuschnittbahn (25) durch entsprechende Faltorgane vorgefaltet oder fertiggefaltet, insbesondere durch ein Faltrad (32) mit Faltvorsprung (34), der den Faltsteg (19) faltet. <IMAGE>

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

B31B 3/52; B65D 85/10

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B31B 1/74 (2006.01); B31B 3/00 (2006.01); B31B 3/52 (2006.01); B65D 85/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65D 85/1045 (2013.01); B31B 50/52 (2017.08); B31B 2241/003 (2013.01); Y10S 493/91 (2013.01); Y10S 493/911 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE GB IT

EPO simple patent family

EP 1023991 A2 20000802; EP 1023991 A3 20010307; EP 1023991 B1 20040915; DE 19903232 A1 20000803; US 6449926 B1 20020917

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2004-01-14 [RTI1] TITLE (CORRECTION)

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