|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||101/333 ; 101/327|
|발명자 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 35 인용 특허 : 0|
A multi-color ink pad assembly with end user configurable pad/plate assemblies. The pad/plate assemblies comprise an absorbent pad impregnated with ink attached to a rigid mounting plate. Attachment means are provided which engage the mounting plate to attach the pad/plate assemblies onto a base such that the user may manually remove and reattach the the pad/plate assemblies to the base in any number of configurations. The end user thus has tremendous flexibility in constructing multi-color inking surfaces.
An ink pad assembly, comprising: a base; a plurality of pad plate assemblies each comprising a mounting member; a single absorbent pad attached to each of the mounting members, where the absorbent pads are impregnated with different colors of ink; and attachment means comprising at least one locking tab formed on each of the mounting members, and a plurality of pairs of locking projections formed on the base; wherein when the pad/plate assemblies are mounted on the base, the locking tabs engage the locking projections to form a pressure fit that locks th...