Global Patent Index - EP 2848584 A1

EP 2848584 A1 2015-03-18 - A connecting device

Title (en)

A connecting device

Title (de)

Verbindungsvorrichtung

Title (fr)

Dispositif de connexion

Publication

EP 2848584 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 13184337 A

Priority

EP 13184337 A

Abstract (en)

The present invention relates to a connecting device (1) for connecting an outlet of a beverage dispensing system (100)via a dispensing line (23) to a beverage container (27), the connecting device (1) comprising a first part (3) having a first fluid channel (6) and piercing means (7) adapted to pierce a membrane (28) of the beverage container (27), a second part (8) having a second fluid channel (11) and a first projecting element (12), the second part (8) being adapted to be connected with the dispensing line (23), the first part (3) being connected the second part (8) for to provide fluid communication between the first fluid channel (6) and the second fluid channel (11), the first and second parts (3, 8)being connected by the first projecting element (12) engaging into a corresponding recess (13) or groove arranged at the first part (3), wherein the first part (3) comprises a second projecting element (15), the second projecting element (15)being adapted to engage into corresponding engagement means (25) arranged on the beverage container (27).

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B67D 7/02 (2010.01); B67D 1/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B67D 1/0829 (2013.01); B67D 1/0847 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

None

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

BA ME

DOCDB simple family

EP 2848584 A1 20150318; CN 203728557 U 20140723