Global Patent Index - EP 1240638 A1

EP 1240638 A1 2002-09-18 - SET OF POSTCARDS

Title (en)

SET OF POSTCARDS

Title (de)

SET VON POSTKARTEN

Title (fr)

KIT DE CARTES POSTALES

Publication

EP 1240638 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00989107 A

Priority

  • SE 0002593 W
  • SE 9904764 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0150441A1] The present invention relates to a kit (1) to enable one to send a message with the help of a postcard (2) or a similar postal item to visually impaired or blind persons who have the ability to read Braille characters (3) produced with the help of a template (4) which exhibits reversed dot-shaped holes (5) corresponding to the characters in the Braille alphabet. Included in the kit (1) are a sheet-shaped underlay (6) consisting of cellular plastic or some other readily flexible material, a template (4) of the aforementioned kind which exhibits reversed dot-shaped holes (5) corresponding to the characters in the Braille alphabet, a number of sheet-shaped postcards (2) consisting of a tough, plastic-containing material, and a hand-held pressure tool (7) which is designed to execute the formation (3) of the dots in the postcard (2), in conjunction with which the aforementioned pressure tool (7) consists of a pointed impression part (8) projecting from a holder (9).

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

G09B 21/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G09B 21/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G09B 21/02 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0150441A1

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

WO 0150441 A1 20010712; AU 2565301 A 20010716; CA 2395619 A1 20010712; EP 1240638 A1 20020918; SE 514708 C2 20010402; SE 9904764 D0 19991222; SE 9904764 L 20010402; US 2003116958 A1 20030626

INPADOC legal status


2006-01-04 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20050701

2002-09-18 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020614

2002-09-18 [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 TR

2002-09-18 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT PAYMENT 20020617;LV PAYMENT 20020617;MK;RO PAYMENT 20020617;SI PAYMENT 20020617