Global patent index - EP 1032926 A1

EP 1032926 A1 2000-09-06 - EAS MARKER AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING SAME

Title (en)

EAS MARKER AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING SAME

Title (de)

MARKIERUNGSETIKETT ZUR WARENÜBERWACHUNG UND HERSTELLUNGSVERFAHREN

Title (fr)

ETIQUETTE SAE (SURVEILLANCE D'ARTICLE ELECTRONIQUE) ET SON PROCEDE DE FABRICATION

Publication

EP 1032926 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98959570 A

Priority

  • US 9825015 W
  • US 97588997 A
  • US 97687897 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9927509A1] An EAS marker (11) comprises a rigid bottom piece (15) having the shape of an open rectangular box. An elongated resonator (41) is disposed in the bottom piece. A rigid separator (33) is positioned over the open top of the bottom piece. The bottom piece, resonator and separator are all positioned within the cavity of a rigid top piece (13) having the shape of an inverted open rectangular box, the separator being press-fit against the interior surface of the top wall (17) of the top piece. The top wall of the top piece is provided with a recessed area (22) in which a biasing element (51) is disposed, the biasing element being retained in the recessed area by the separator. The top piece, bottom piece and separator are each rotary extrusion molded, from a continuous web, and the various continuous webs are automatically laminated together.

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

G08B 13/14; B29C 47/00; D01D 5/24; H04R 17/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B29C 65/78 (2006.01); G08B 13/24 (2006.01); G09F 3/03 (2006.01); H04R 17/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G09F 3/0305 (2013.01); B29C 65/78 (2013.01); G08B 13/2408 (2013.01); G08B 13/2434 (2013.01); G08B 13/2437 (2013.01); G08B 13/244 (2013.01); H04R 17/00 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

WO 9927509 A1 19990603; AU 1534299 A 19990615; CA 2309695 A1 19990603; CA 2309695 C 20080909; EP 1032926 A1 20000906; EP 1032926 A4 20070822

INPADOC legal status

2010-11-24 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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- Effective date: 20100601

2008-03-05 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

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- Effective date: 20080130

2007-08-22 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

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- Effective date: 20070725

2000-09-06 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

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- Effective date: 20000606

2000-09-06 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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- Designated State(s): DE FR GB IT