Global Patent Index - EP 1231575 A3

EP 1231575 A3 2003-06-04 - Coin bank

Title (en)

Coin bank

Title (de)

Münzbehälter

Title (fr)

Récipient pour pièces de monnaie

Publication

EP 1231575 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 02002508 A

Priority

  • US 78082601 A
  • US 87973201 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP1231573A2] A coin bank includes a housing (10, 14, 40, 410, 414, 440) having a coin receiving area (68, 468) for receiving unsorted coins, a coin sorting area (60, 62, 450, 452, 460, 462) for sorting the unsorted coins and a coin storage area (36, 436) for storing sorted coins. The coin storage area includes a drawer (30, 430) slidably mounted in the housing and a coin tube support (32, 432) mounted in the drawer. The drawer can be moved in relation to the housing. A plurality of coin tubes (36, 436) is mounted in the coin tube support for holding sorted coins. The plurality of coin tubes can be inclined in relation to a vertical axis for receiving sorted coins. <IMAGE>

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

G07D 9/00; G07D 3/00; G07D 9/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G07D 3/00 (2006.01); G07D 3/06 (2006.01); G07D 9/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G07D 9/065 (2013.01); G07D 3/00 (2013.01); G07D 3/06 (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 TR

EPO simple patent family

EP 1231575 A2 20020814; EP 1231575 A3 20030604; AU 2002245400 B2 20051110; DE 60200695 D1 20040812; DE 60200695 T2 20050811; EP 1231573 A2 20020814; EP 1231573 A3 20030827; EP 1231573 B1 20040707; ES 2223975 T3 20050301; WO 02065406 A1 20020822; WO 02065408 A1 20020822

INPADOC legal status


2005-06-15 [18R] REFUSED

- Effective date: 20041124

2004-02-25 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB IT

2003-10-15 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030829

2003-06-04 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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

2003-06-04 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Countries: AL LT LV MK RO SI

2003-06-04 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7G 07D 9/00 A

2003-06-04 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7G 07D 3/00 B

2003-06-04 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7G 07D 9/06 B

2003-01-02 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20021105

2002-08-14 [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

2002-08-14 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

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