|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B65D-045/18 B65D-045/22 B65D-081/38 B65D-045/00 E05B-065/52 E05C-003/04 E05B-001/00 E05B-015/16|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 42|
According to an aspect of the invention, a latching mechanism/device is provided, as well as a method of maintaining a closed position between opposing first and second portions of a container. The latching mechanism includes a latch attached to the first portion and a latch keeper integrally molded to the second portion. The latch keeper includes an elongated keeper slot and a recessed pocket formed in the keeper slot, such that when at least a portion of the latch is received within the recessed pocket, the container is closed and/or sealed.
1. A latching mechanism for maintaining a closed position between opposing first and second portions of a container, comprising: a latch pivotally attached to the first portion, the latch comprising a base portion, a body portion extending from the base portion, an engaging portion extending from the body portion, and a grasping portion extending from the engaging portion;wherein the latch comprises a flexible, stretchable, resilient, molded material;a recessed latch slot integrally molded within the first portion, wherein the base portion of the latch i...