Global Patent Index - EP 1844679 A1

EP 1844679 A1 2007-10-17 - A method of manufacturing a vertically adjustable shelf bracket

Title (en)

A method of manufacturing a vertically adjustable shelf bracket

Title (de)

Verfahren zur Herstellung einer vertikal anpassbaren Regalbefestigung

Title (fr)

Procédé de fabrication d'une console pour tablettes réglable verticalement

Publication

EP 1844679 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 07105560 A

Priority

US 40401106 A

Abstract (en)

A shelf bracket (17) is manufactured by providing a shelf bracket member having an opening (O) of a predetermined size. A pin (30) includes opposite end portions (31,32), a medial portion (35) and a single collar (36) which is of a size larger than the size of the opening of the shelf bracket member. The medial portion of the pin is inserted into the shelf bracket member opening and a portion of the volume of the medial portion of the pin is swaged toward the one collar creating a second collar such that the shelf bracket and pin are clamped together by the two collars.

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47B 57/20 (2006.01); A47B 96/02 (2006.01); F25D 25/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47B 96/027 (2013.01); A47B 57/20 (2013.01); F25D 25/02 (2013.01); F25D 2325/022 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

AL BA HR MK YU

EPO simple patent family

EP 1844679 A1 20071017; CA 2583887 A1 20071014; JP 2007289688 A 20071108; KR 20070102437 A 20071018; MX 2007004515 A 20081201; US 2007246625 A1 20071025

INPADOC legal status


2008-12-24 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20080701

2008-06-25 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

- Designated State(s): AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

2008-03-19 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20080218

2008-03-05 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20080119

2007-10-17 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

2007-10-17 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Countries: AL BA HR MK YU