Global patent index - EP 1069268 A1

EP 1069268 A1 2001-01-17 - Latch mechanism

Title (en)

Latch mechanism

Title (de)

Verriegelungseinrichtung

Title (fr)

Mécanisme de verrouillage

Publication

EP 1069268 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00306054 A

Priority

GB 9916633 A

Abstract (en)

A latch mechanism (10) having a latch bolt (14) for releasably securing a striker (34) in a closed position, the latch bolt being movably mounted on a chassis (16) of the latch mechanism, and a pawl (12) movably mounted on the chassis and engaging the latch bolt to releasably secure it in a closed position, the chassis including a retention plate and a back plate provided on opposing sides of the pawl and latch bolt, wherein an engagement member is provided on the back plate for retaining the pawl in engagement with the latch bolt following the application of an abnormal load to the latch mechanism. <IMAGE>

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

E05B 65/12

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E05B 65/12 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E05B 77/10 (2013.01); E05B 77/04 (2013.01); E05B 85/02 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

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 1069268 A1 20010117; GB 9916633 D0 19990915

INPADOC legal status

2002-04-17 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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- Effective date: 20010718

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