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1. (WO2017198619) CROSS RUNNER CONNECTOR AND CROSS RUNNER CONNECTOR ARRANGEMENT FOR A SUSPENDED CEILING SYSTEM

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/198619    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/061615
Publication Date: Fri Nov 24 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Tue May 16 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: E04B 9/12
Applicants: SAINT-GOBAIN ECOPHON AB
Inventors: WILKENS, Jan
NILSSON, Thomas
Title: CROSS RUNNER CONNECTOR AND CROSS RUNNER CONNECTOR ARRANGEMENT FOR A SUSPENDED CEILING SYSTEM
Abstract:
A cross runner connector for a suspended ceiling system (1) comprising a main runner (10) being provided with an opening (11) for reception of the cross runner connector and having a circumference defining an opening notch (12); and a cross runner (30), the cross runner connector comprising a guiding lip (41) and a locking lip (42) separated by a slit (43) and extending in the longitudinal direction (P2) of the cross runner connector, the guiding lip (41) having a guide edge portion (44) provided with a guide lip notch (45) and a distal guide tip (46) being offset in a first lateral direction (P3) such that the cross runner connector is laterally displaceable in the first lateral direction (P3) in response to insertion of the cross runner connector into the opening (11) of the main runner (10) with the guide edge portion (44) positioned in the opening notch (12) of the opening (11), and the locking lip (42) having a locking protrusion (48) protruding in the first lateral direction (P3). The invention further relates to a cross runner connector arrangement comprising the cross runner connector and a main runner.