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1. (WO1998030487) DEVICE AND SYSTEM FOR LIFTING OFFICE FURNITURE
Latest bibliographic data on file with the International Bureau   

Pub. No.:    WO/1998/030487    International Application No.:    PCT/US1998/000253
Publication Date: 16.07.1998 International Filing Date: 08.01.1998
Chapter 2 Demand Filed:    07.08.1998    
IPC:
B66F 3/16 (2006.01), B66F 13/00 (2006.01)
Applicants: SHAW INDUSTRIES, INC. [US/US]; 616 East Walnut Avenue, Dalton, GA 30722-2128 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
BEARDEN, Gary [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
CARAWAY, Morgan [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
DAUBS, James [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
HONEYCUTT, Mark [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
HUCKABY, Victor, A. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
SMITH, Derryl [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
VAUGHAN, William, Neil [US/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: BEARDEN, Gary; (US).
CARAWAY, Morgan; (US).
DAUBS, James; (US).
HONEYCUTT, Mark; (US).
HUCKABY, Victor, A.; (US).
SMITH, Derryl; (US).
VAUGHAN, William, Neil; (US)
Agent: DUNCAN, Jeffery, M.; Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, NBC Tower - Suite 3600, 455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive, Chicago, IL 60611-5599 (US)
Priority Data:
60/034,661 09.01.1997 US
60/042,958 07.04.1997 US
60/054,921 08.08.1997 US
Title (EN) DEVICE AND SYSTEM FOR LIFTING OFFICE FURNITURE
(FR) DISPOSITIF ET SYSTEME POUR LE LEVAGE DE MOBILIER DE BUREAU
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A system (10) for lifting office furniture such as partitions, panels, desks and filing cabinets. The system includes a base (12) which rests upon a floor, a lifting body (18) movably attached to the base (12) and adapted to raise and lower in a generally vertical direction, and a plurality of preferably removable and interchangeable furniture engagement elements (22) for engaging different types of furniture during lifting.
(FR)Système (10) de levage pour mobilier de bureau (par exemple, cloisons séparatrices, panneaux, bureaux et meubles-classeurs), qui comprend une base (12) reposant sur un plancher, un corps de levage (18) fixé amovible à ladite base (12) et conçu pour s'élever et s'abaisser dans une direction généralement verticale, et aussi une pluralité d'éléments (22) amovibles et interchangeables de prise de charge afin de prendre la charge de divers types de mobilier pendant le levage.
Designated States: AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BY, CA, CH, CN, CU, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, GB, GE, GH, HU, ID, IL, IS, JP, KE, KG, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, NO, NZ, PL, PT, RO, RU, SD, SE, SG, SI, SK, SL, TJ, TM, TR, TT, UA, UG, US, UZ, VN, YU, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, SD, SZ, UG, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, CH, DE, DK, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, SE)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)