Global Patent Index - EP 1161976 A2

EP 1161976 A2 2001-12-12 - Device for propelling confetti

Title (en)

Device for propelling confetti

Title (de)

Vorrichtung zum Verstreuen von Konfetti

Title (fr)

Dispositif de lancement de confettis

Publication

EP 1161976 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 01304894 A

Priority

US 20917800 P

Abstract (en)

A device for propelling confetti or festive streamers or the like comprises a slinging device having a rim portion defining an open area and a handle connected to said rim portion. A cup element of a size adapted to pass through said open area and capable of holding confetti is connected to the rim portion by elastic lengths. The cup element preferably has tapered wall portions whereby the cup element can be withdrawn from the rim portion against the tension of the elastic elements and released to sling the cup element through the open area to propel confetti or coiled streamers within the cup element. <IMAGE>

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

A63H 27/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A63H 37/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A63H 37/00 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

EPO simple patent family

EP 1161976 A2 20011212; US 2002160686 A1 20021031

INPADOC legal status


2002-08-14 [18W] APPLICATION WITHDRAWN

- Date of withdrawal: 20020618

2001-12-12 [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 TR

2001-12-12 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

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