Global Patent Index - EP 1093745 A1

EP 1093745 A1 2001-04-25 - Exchangable picture frame

Title (en)

Exchangable picture frame

Title (de)

Wechselrahmen

Title (fr)

Cadre pour image échangeable

Publication

EP 1093745 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 00122670 A

Priority

DE 29918682 U

Abstract (en)

A readily re-usable frame (10) for pictures, etc comprises a set of frame side-pieces (11,12,13,14, each having a rebate (19) with a longitudinal groove (24) holding an integral fixing element (25). The fixing element has an elastic clamping profile (25) which grips the groove, and also has two mutually inclined, joined surfaces (32,33), facing away from the frame side. The fixing element (25) is preferably made of a recoverable deformable plastics material, and the frame sides may be of wood or aluminium , etc. The picture, backing plate and cover glass assembly, etc can be sprung out of the frame by thumb pressure applied to one corner of the frame. Typically the inclinations of the fixing element surfaces (32) and (33) are 20 degrees and 45 degrees respectively

Abstract (de)

Ein Wechselrahmen (10) für Bilder ist mit mehreren Rahmenschenkeln (11 bis 14) versehen, von denen jeder in einem Falz (19) eine Längsnut (24) trägt, in die ein Halteelement (25) eingreift. Damit das Wechseln des Bildes in schnellerer und einfacherer Weise durchgeführt werden kann, ist vorgesehen, dass das Halteelement durch ein in die Längsnut (24) eingebrachtes elastisches Klemmprofil (25) gebildet ist, das zur Innenseite des Wechselrahmens (10) hin mit zwei ineinander übergehenden und gegeneinander gerichteten Schrägflächenabschnitten (32, 33) versehen ist. <IMAGE>

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

A47G 1/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47G 1/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47G 1/0605 (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

DE 29918682 U1 20010301; EP 1093745 A1 20010425

INPADOC legal status


2002-10-02 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20011026

2002-02-21 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

2002-01-16 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

2001-04-25 [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

2001-04-25 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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