Global Patent Index - EP 1065072 A2

EP 1065072 A2 2001-01-03 - A ring binder mechanism

Title (en)

A ring binder mechanism

Title (de)

Mécanisme d'un classeur avec des anneaux

Title (fr)

Ringordnermechanismus

Publication

EP 1065072 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00301562 A

Priority

GB 9915054 A

Abstract (en)

There is provided a ring binder mechanism 200, 300 including a back plate 204 and two carrier plates 206 which are arranged in a resilient lower plate 208 and bear against each other, the angle formed between the carrier plates 206 changing during opening and closing of half-ring members 210 associated mounted on the carrier plates 206, the back plate 204 being adapted to be secured to an article, e.g. a cover, in which the back plate 204 is securable with the lower plate 208 in a snap-fit manner. The back plate 204 may be secured to an article, e.g. a cover, at least part of which is between the back plate 204 and the lower plate 208, in which the lower plate 208 includes two resilient tongue members 234 extending generally towards the back plate 204. <IMAGE>

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

B42F 13/26

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B42F 13/26 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B42F 13/26 (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 1065072 A2 20010103; EP 1065072 A3 20010919; CN 1176813 C 20041124; CN 1290608 A 20010411; GB 9915054 D0 19990825; JP 2001018573 A 20010123

INPADOC legal status


2007-08-08 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: PI, JIN BIAO,

2004-12-29 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040622

2004-03-24 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20040210

2002-06-05 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

- Free text: AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2001-10-24 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010830

2001-09-19 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A3

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

2001-09-19 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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2001-01-03 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

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

2001-01-03 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI