|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||B65D-045/18 B65D-045/22 B65D-081/38 B65D-045/20 B65D-043/16 B65D-043/22 E05B-001/00 E05B-065/52 E05B-015/16|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 11 인용 특허 : 44|
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. An insulating container, comprising: a top portion, a bottom portion opposing the top portion, and a latch configured for maintaining a closed position between the top and bottom portions of the container, wherein when in the closed position, the top and bottom portions enclose an interior chamber for storing contents at a temperature other than an exterior temperature;the top portion comprising a first outer shell enclosing a first insulating portion within a first interior of the first outer shell;the bottom portion comprising a second outer shell e...