Global Patent Index - EP 1049644 A1

EP 1049644 A1 2000-11-08 - INSULATED FAUCET FOR DISPENSING HOT LIQUIDS

Title (en)

INSULATED FAUCET FOR DISPENSING HOT LIQUIDS

Title (de)

ZAPFHAHN FÜR HEISSE FLÜSSIGKEITEN

Title (fr)

ROBINET ISOLANT POUR LIQUIDES CHAUDS

Publication

EP 1049644 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98943491 A

Priority

  • US 9818043 W
  • US 5750697 P
  • US 14355798 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: CA2294974A1] A faucet apparatus is provided for dispensing heated liquid from an urn interior (A). The faucet includes an insulated foamed plastic body (B) made from foamed polypropylene or the like and has a liquid flow bore (12) defined therein. The foamed plastic body has a plurality of gas-filled insulative bubbles dispersed through the walls thereof and is adapted for connection to an urn (A) with the liquid flow bore (12) in fluid communication with an interior portion of the urn (A). The faucet includes a valve (C) connected to the body for controlling the flow of liquid through the bore (12) to a liquid outlet (34) of the faucet.

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

B67D 5/60; B67D 3/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B67D 3/04 (2006.01); B67D 7/78 (2010.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IE IT LI NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

CA 2294974 A1 19990311; CA 2294974 C 20050726; EP 1049644 A1 20001108; EP 1049644 A4 20041124

INPADOC legal status


2006-05-31 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18D

- Effective date: 20051111

2005-04-06 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

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- Effective date: 20050221

2004-11-24 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

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- Effective date: 20041007

2004-11-24 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Ref Legal Event Code: RIC1

- IPC: 7B 67D 5/60 A

2004-11-24 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- Ref Legal Event Code: RIC1

- IPC: 7B 67D 3/04 B

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

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 19991110

2000-11-08 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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