|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||220/287 ; 220/780 ; 220/796 ; 220/801 ; 215/319|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 26 인용 특허 : 14|
A dual function overcap for a cylindrical container, having a bead about the top edge and generally used for snack foods, includes a substantially planar covering portion and a downwardly extending lip. The dual function overcap fits over the container with a bead by engaging the downwardly extending lip or can fit a shortened form of the same container without a bead, or the same, or similar, container without a bead. In one form of the invention, the overcap must be flipped over to attach the overcap to the edge of the shortened container. In the prefe...
[ I claim as my invention:] [1.] A dual function overcap for use with a beaded container having a plurality of separable sections which can be separated to reduce the height of the container, said overcap comprising:a substantially planar covering portion;a raised annular member circumferentially disposed about the covering portion and having an inner wall and an outer wall joined at an apex and defining a channel therebetween, said channel having a single finite diameter and configured to receive and retain a shortened container edge; anda lip extending...