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1. (WO2018042170) A KEY-RELEASABLE SECURING DEVICE

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/042170    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2017/052526
Publication Date: Fri Mar 09 00:59:59 CET 2018 International Filing Date: Wed Aug 30 01:59:59 CEST 2017
IPC: B65D 63/10
Applicants: PLUS 8 INDUSTRIES LIMITED
Inventors: ABRAHAMS, John, William
SMITH, Benjamin, Thomas
Title: A KEY-RELEASABLE SECURING DEVICE
Abstract:
A key-releasable securing device A key-releasable securing device (1) has a flexible strap (3) having a plurality of teeth (11) and a locking head (7). The locking head (7) has a cavity (21) in which the flexible strap (3) is insertable into and through to form a securing loop (14) of adjustable dimension. The flexible strap (3) is slidably movable in first or second directions to reduce or increase, respectively, the dimension of the securing (loop14). A pawl member (20) is located inside the locking head (7) so as to engage with the teeth (11) of the flexible strap (3) to allow movement in the first direction but prevent movement in the second direction. Asa release key (40) is inserted into the locking head (7), the release key (40) is guided by guide means into engagement with the pawl member (20), so as to move the pawl member (20) out of engagement with the teeth (11) of the flexible strap (3) to allow the strap (3) to move in the second direction.