Global Patent Index - EP 1056522 A1

EP 1056522 A1 2000-12-06 - APPARATUS FOR SUPPORTING GOLF CLUBS

Title (en)

APPARATUS FOR SUPPORTING GOLF CLUBS

Title (de)

STÄNDER FÜR GOLFSCHLÄGER

Title (fr)

SUPPORT DE CANNES DE GOLF

Publication

EP 1056522 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98959673 A

Priority

  • AU 9800994 W
  • AU 4677797 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9928005A1] An apparatus (10) for supporting golf clubs (22) comprising cover means (12) adapted to fit across the opening of a golf bag (18), the cover means (12) comprising a plurality of ridges, through each of which are located a plurality of apertures (14), each aperture (14) adapted to enable a shaft (20) of a selected one of the clubs (22) to pass therethrough and be located within the golf bag (18), but to obstruct the head (24) of the said one of the clubs (22) from passing therethrough whereby the said head (24) is supported by the cover means. The cover means (12) further includes guide means (16, 26) for arranging each of the shafts (20) of the said clubs (22) in spaced-apart, parallel alignement within the golf bag (18) when passed through its respective aperture (14), wherein two or more of the ridges are separately inclined from the horizontal so that each of the apertures in the inclined ridges is at a different height to each other of the apertures in the inclined ridges, whereby the head of the clubs whose shafts pass therethrough are vertically spaced-apart from each other.

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

A63B 55/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A63B 55/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A63B 55/00 (2013.01); A63B 55/408 (2015.10)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9928005A1

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 9928005 A1 19990610; AU 691464 B3 19980514; CA 2311619 A1 19990610; EP 1056522 A1 20001206; JP 2001524367 A 20011204; NZ 505478 A 20011130

INPADOC legal status


2002-11-27 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20020601

2000-12-06 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000913

2000-12-06 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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