Global Patent Index - EP 1025909 A2

EP 1025909 A2 2000-08-09 - Pressurising device for a container and method of use

Title (en)

Pressurising device for a container and method of use

Title (de)

Vorrichtung zur Druckbeaufschlagung eines Behälters und deren Verwendungsverfahren

Title (fr)

Dispositif de pressurisation d'un réservoir et son procédé d'utilisation

Publication

EP 1025909 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00300743 A

Priority

GB 9902005 A

Abstract (en)

This invention relates to a pressurising device, suitably for use in pressurising of containers of medicant for animals. According to the invention there is provided a pressurising device (10) for a fluid container (46), the pressurising device comprising a compressible air vessel (14) and connecting means (12) to connect the vessel to the container, characterised in that the connecting means is substantially rigid, and in that the air vessel is mounted directly upon the connecting means. There is also provided a method of using the pressurising device comprising the steps of äiü securing the pressurising device to a container, äiiü holding the pressurising device and container by one hand, and äiiiü repeatedly compressing the air vessel to introduce and maintain an excess pressure within the container. <IMAGE>

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

B05B 11/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61D 7/00 (2006.01); B67D 7/02 (2010.01); B05B 11/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B67D 7/0238 (2013.01); A61D 7/00 (2013.01); B05B 11/00 (2013.01)

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 1025909 A2 20000809; EP 1025909 A3 20030212; GB 9902005 D0 19990317

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