|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B65D-006/00 B65D-008/14 B65D-008/04|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 8 인용 특허 : 24|
A knock-down crate having a base associated with four sides. In a first embodiment, the base and the sides are hingedly interconnected. In alternative embodiments, the sides are detachably engageable with the base for deployment parallel to the length and breadth of the base. The upper surface of the base has an elongated recess extending most of the length and sized for receiving at least some of the sides. The sides can be deployed such that the base and four sides form a four-sided crate with the recess of the base contributing to the available volu...
What is claimed is: 1. A knock-down crate comprising: (a) a base having a length, a breadth, and an upper surface that includes an elongated recess, said base including a pair of elongated channels extending parallel to said length such that a major part of said recess lies between said elongated channels, each of said channels having at least one open end for receiving tines of a forklift mechanism, said recess and said elongated channels being arranged such that a horizontal cross section through said base intersects said recess and said elongated cha...