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COOPERATIVE PATENT CLASSIFICATION
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CYCLES; CYCLE FRAMES; CYCLE STEERING DEVICES; RIDER-OPERATED TERMINAL CONTROLS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR CYCLES; CYCLE AXLE SUSPENSIONS; CYCLE SIDE-CARS, FORECARS, OR THE LIKE [2013‑01]
NOTE

B62K 1/00
Unicycles [2013‑01]
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Bicycles [2013‑01]
B62K 3/002
.
{
without a seat, i.e. the rider operating the vehicle in a standing position, e.g. non-motorized scooters; non-motorized scooters with skis or runners
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 3/005
.
{
Recumbent-type bicycles
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 3/007
.
{
Automatic balancing machines supporting a rider, e.g. "Segways"
}
[2013‑01]
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Frames (tandem frames B62K 3/14) [2013‑01]
B62K 3/04
. .
having a substantially horizontal top bar [2013‑01]
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B62K 3/06
. .
of open type [2013‑01]
B62K 3/08
. . .
having crossing members [2013‑01]
B62K 3/10
. .
of single-beam type, i.e. connecting steering head to rear axle [2013‑01]
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Tandems [2013‑01]
B62K 2003/125
. .
{
Tandems with side-by-side seating
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 3/14
. .
Frames [2013‑01]
B62K 3/16
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specially adapted for disabled riders (invalid multi-track cycles A61G 5/00) [2013‑01]
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Cycles with handlebars, equipped with three or more main road wheels (cycle supports or stands equipped with additional wheels for ride stabilisation B62H 1/12) [2013‑01]
WARNING

B62K 2005/001
.
{
Suspension details for cycles with three or more main road wheels
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 2005/002
.
{
with adaptations to be used as golf carts
}
[2013‑01]
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Cycles with four or more wheels, specially adapted for disabled riders, e.g. personal mobility type vehicles with four wheels (wheelchairs A61G 5/00) [2013‑01]
B62K 5/007
. .
power-driven [2013‑01]
B62K 5/01
.
Motorcycles with four or more wheels (specially adapted for disabled riders B62K 5/003) [2013‑01]
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Tricycles (children's tricycles B62K 9/02) [2013‑01]
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. .
specially adapted for disabled riders, e.g. personal mobility type vehicles with three wheels (wheelchairs A61G 5/00) [2013‑01]
B62K 5/025
. . .
power-driven [2013‑01]
B62K 5/027
. .
Motorcycles with three wheels (specially adapted for disabled riders B62K 5/023) [2013‑01]
B62K 5/05
. .
characterised by a single rear wheel [2013‑01]
B62K 5/06
. .
Frames for tricycles [2013‑01]
B62K 5/08
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with steering devices acting on two or more wheels [2013‑01]
B62K 5/10
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with means for inwardly inclining the vehicle body on bends [2013‑01]
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Freight- or passenger-carrying cycles [2013‑01]
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B62K 7/02
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Frames [2013‑01]
B62K 7/04
. .
having a carrying platform (article-carrying accessories B62J 7/00 to B62J 11/00) [2013‑01]
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Children's cycles (toy vehicles A63H 17/00) [2013‑01]
B62K 9/02
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Tricycles [2013‑01]
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Motorcycles, engine-assisted cycles or motor scooters with one or two wheels (fairings or streamlining parts not forming part of the frame B62J; transmission of drive from engines to wheels B62M) [2013‑01]
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B62K 11/02
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Frames (motor-cycles or cycles with auxiliary engines characterised by position of engine B62M) [2013‑01]
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B62K 11/04
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characterised by the engine being between front and rear wheels [2013‑01]
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B62K 11/06
. . .
the frame being of single-beam type [2013‑01]
B62K 11/08
. . . .
the beam being fabricated from sheet metal, e.g. forming fuel tank walls [2013‑01]
B62K 11/10
. .
characterised by the engine being over or beside driven rear wheel [2013‑01]
B62K 11/12
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Steering wheel forks characterised by the association therewith of engine [2013‑01]
B62K 11/14
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Handle-bar constructions, or arrangements of controls thereon, specially adapted thereto (hand controls per se B62K 23/02) [2013‑01]
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Cycles convertible to, or transformable into, other type of cycle or land vehicle (cycle supports or stands equipped with additional wheels for ride stabilisation B62H 1/12) [2013‑01]
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B62K 13/02
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to a tandem [2013‑01]
B62K 13/025
. .
{
from two or more cycles
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 13/04
.
to a tricycle [2013‑01]
B62K 13/06
.
to a quadricycle, e.g. by coupling together two bicycles side by side [2013‑01]
B62K 13/08
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Frames [2013‑01]
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Collapsible or foldable cycles [2013‑01]
B62K 2015/001
.
{
Frames adapted to be easily dismantled
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 2015/003
.
{
having a foldable crank or pedal
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 2015/005
.
{
having additional wheels for use when folded or collapsed
}
[2013‑01]
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B62K 15/006
.
{
the frame being foldable
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 15/008
. .
{
foldable about 2 or more axes
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 17/00
Cycles not otherwise provided for [2013‑01]
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Cycle frames (cycle frames specially adapted for one particular kin of cycle specified in groups B62K 1/00 to B62K 17/00, see the relevant group) [2013‑01]
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B62K 19/02
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characterised by material or cross-section of frame members [2013‑01]
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B62K 19/04
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the material being wholly or mainly metallic, e.g. of high elasticity [2013‑01]
B62K 19/06
. . .
tubular [2013‑01]
B62K 19/08
. . .
made from sheet [2013‑01]
B62K 19/10
. . .
Combinations of tube and sheet [2013‑01]
B62K 19/12
. . .
having cast members [2013‑01]
B62K 19/14
. .
the material being wholly or mainly wood [2013‑01]
B62K 19/16
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the material being wholly or mainly of plastics [2013‑01]
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B62K 19/18
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Joints between frame members [2013‑01]
B62K 19/20
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welded, soldered, or brazed [2013‑01]
B62K 19/22
. .
Adhesive joints [2013‑01]
B62K 19/24
. .
Screwed joints [2013‑01]
B62K 19/26
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Riveted joints [2013‑01]
B62K 19/28
. .
Means for strengthening joints [2013‑01]
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Frame parts shaped to receive other cycle parts or accessories (axle suspensions B62K 25/00) [2013‑01]
B62K 19/32
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Steering heads (bearings therefor B62K 21/06) [2013‑01]
B62K 19/34
. .
Bottom brackets [2013‑01]
B62K 19/36
. .
for attaching saddle pillars, e.g. adjustable during ride [2013‑01]
B62K 19/38
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for attaching brake members [2013‑01]
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B62K 19/40
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for attaching accessories, e.g. article carriers, lamps [2013‑01]
B62K 19/42
. . .
for tyre pumps (attachment devices not forming part of frame B62J 11/02) [2013‑01]
B62K 19/44
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Chain-guards forming part of frame (chain-guards per se B62J 13/00) [2013‑01]
B62K 19/46
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Luggage carriers forming part of frame (luggage carriers per se B62J 7/00) [2013‑01]
B62K 19/48
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Fairings forming part of frame [2013‑01]
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Steering devices (steering devices specially adapted for one particular kind of cycle specified in groups B62K 1/00 to B62K 17/00, see the relevant group) [2013‑01]
B62K 21/005
.
{
Steering pivot axis arranged within the wheel e.g. for a hub center steering arrangement
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 21/02
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Front wheel forks or equivalent, e.g. single tine [2013‑01]
B62K 21/04
.
Fork crowns [2013‑01]
B62K 21/06
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Bearings specially adapted for steering heads (bearings in general F16C) [2013‑01]
B62K 21/08
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Steering dampers (dampers in general F16F) [2013‑01]
B62K 21/10
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Mechanisms for restoring steering device to straigt-ahead position [2013‑01]
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B62K 21/12
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Handle-bars; Handle-bar stems [2013‑01]
B62K 21/125
. .
{
Extensions; Auxiliary handlebars
}
[2013‑01]
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B62K 21/14
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having resilient parts therein [2013‑01]
B62K 21/145
. . .
{
the handlebar itself being flexible
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 21/16
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having adjustable parts therein [2013‑01]
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B62K 21/18
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Connections between forks and handle-bars or handle-bar stems [2013‑01]
B62K 21/20
. .
resilient [2013‑01]
B62K 21/22
. .
adjustable [2013‑01]
B62K 21/24
. .
readily releasable [2013‑01]
B62K 21/26
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Handle-bar grips (twist grips B62K 23/04) [2013‑01]
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Rider-operated controls specially adapted for cycles, i.e. means for initiating control operations, e.g. levers, grips (specially adapted to cycle brake mechanisms B62L 3/00) [2013‑01]
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hand actuated (arrangements of controls on handle-bars of engine-driven cycles B62K 11/14) [2013‑01]
B62K 23/04
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Twist grips [2013‑01]
B62K 23/06
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Levers [2013‑01]
B62K 23/08
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foot actuated [2013‑01]
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Axle suspensions (for vehicles in general B60G) [2013‑01]
B62K 25/005
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{
characterised by the axle being supported at one end only
}
[2013‑01]
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for mounting axles rigidly on cycle frame or fork, e.g. adjustably [2013‑01]
B62K 2025/025
. .
{
Hinged axle clamps
}
[2013‑01]
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for mounting axles resiliently on cycle frame or fork (for sidecars, forecars or the like B62K 27/06) [2013‑01]
B62K 2025/041
. .
{
the cycle frame being made of a flexible material
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 2025/042
. .
{
Suspensions with sprung hubs
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 2025/044
. .
{
Suspensions with automatic adjustment
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 2025/045
. .
{
Suspensions with ride-height adjustment
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 2025/047
. .
{
with suspension locking means
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 2025/048
. .
{
with suspension manual adjustment details
}
[2013‑01]
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with telescopic fork, e.g. including auxiliary rocking arms [2013‑01]
B62K 25/08
. . .
for front wheel [2013‑01]
B62K 25/10
. . .
for rear wheel [2013‑01]
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B62K 25/12
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with rocking arm pivoted on each fork leg (in combination with telescopic fork B62K 25/06) [2013‑01]
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B62K 25/14
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with single arm on each fork leg [2013‑01]
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for front wheel [2013‑01]
B62K 25/18
. . . . .
the arm being pivoted intermediate its ends [2013‑01]
B62K 25/20
. . . .
for rear wheel [2013‑01]
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with more than one arm on each fork leg [2013‑01]
B62K 25/24
. . . .
for front wheel [2013‑01]
B62K 25/26
. . . .
for rear wheel [2013‑01]
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B62K 25/28
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with pivoted chain-stay [2013‑01]
B62K 25/283
. . .
{
for cycles without a pedal crank, e.g. motorcycles
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 25/286
. . .
{
the shock absorber being connected to the chain-stay via a linkage mechanism
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 25/30
. . .
pivoted on pedal crank shelf (B62K 25/32 takes precedence) [2013‑01]
B62K 25/32
. . .
the chain-stay forming a chain-guard [2013‑01]
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Sidecars; Forecars;
{
Trailers or the like specially adapted to be attached to cycles
}
(trailers B60P; B62D; characterised by carrying propulsion engine
{
B62M 7/14
}
)
[2013‑01]
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B62K 27/003
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{
Trailers
}
[2013‑01]
WARNING

  • This group and its subgroups are not complete pending a reclassification; see also B62K 27/00 and subgroups
B62K 27/006
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{
having a single wheel
}
[2013‑01]
B62K 27/02
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Frames [2013‑01]
B62K 27/04
.
Car bodies; Fairings [2013‑01]
B62K 27/06
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Resilient axle suspension [2013‑01]
B62K 27/08
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Resilient car-body suspension on frame [2013‑01]
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B62K 27/10
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Other component parts or accessories [2013‑01]
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B62K 27/12
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Coupling parts for attaching cars or the like to cycle; Arrangements thereof [2013‑01]
B62K 27/14
. . .
Resilient coupling parts [2013‑01]
B62K 27/16
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Hoods; Weather-guards, e.g. windscreens [2013‑01]
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B62K 2201/00
Springs used in cycle frames or parts thereof [2013‑01]
B62K 2201/02
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Rubber springs [2013‑01]
B62K 2201/04
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Helical springs [2013‑01]
B62K 2201/06
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Leaf springs [2013‑01]
B62K 2201/08
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Fluid springs [2013‑01]
B62K 2202/00
Motorised scooters [2013‑01]
B62K 2204/00
Adaptations for driving cycles by electric motor (for driving electrically assisted bicycles B62M 6/00) [2013‑01]
B62K 2206/00
Quick release mechanisms adapted for cycles [2013‑01]
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B62K 2207/00
Sensors adapted for use on cycles, not otherwise provided for [2013‑01]
B62K 2207/02
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for sensing lateral inclination of the cycle [2013‑01]
B62K 2207/04
.
for sensing longitudinal inclination of the cycle [2013‑01]
B62K 2208/00
Arrangements of batteries on cycles, when not used for a cycle with auxiliary electric motor as provided for in B62M 6/90; Batteries specially adapted therefor [2013‑01]
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B62K 2700/00
Frames for bicycles [2013‑01]
NOTE

  • This code and all of its subdivisions are not used for classification of new documents;
  • This code and all its subdivisions were used for indexing documents which were classified in the former Dutch IdT main group 63B and sub-groups, and which have been administratively classified in best proximate CPC groups
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B62K 2700/02
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Frames for cycles characterised by the material used, i.e. where the construction of the frame is unimportant [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/04
. .
Frames for cycles characterised by the shape of the material used [2013‑01]
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B62K 2700/10
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Frames for cycles characterised by the kind of material used [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/12
. . .
Metallic frames [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/14
. . .
Wooden frames [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/16
. . .
Frames constructed from another material other than wood or metal [2013‑01]
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B62K 2700/20
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Frames for cycles characterised by their shape [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/22
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Frames for cycles with two wheels positioned next to one another [2013‑01]
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B62K 2700/30
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Frames for cycles with two wheels positioned one behind the other; Cycles without a special usage [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/32
. . .
Elastic frames [2013‑01]
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B62K 2700/34
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Rigid frames [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/36
. . . .
Polygonal frames with four sides, for men [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/38
. . . .
Frames with crossing elements connecting between the steering head tube and the seat tube [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/40
. . . .
Cross shaped frames [2013‑01]
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B62K 2700/50
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Frames for cycles with two wheels positioned one behind the other, e.g. cycles with a special usage [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/52
. . .
Frames characterised by the position of the cyclist [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/54
. . .
Frames for a plurality of cyclists; Propulsion means therefor [2013‑01]
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B62K 2700/56
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Frames for cycles propelled by foot contact on the ground, scooters [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/58
. . . .
Propulsion means [2013‑01]
B62K 2700/60
. . .
Frames of a special shape with regard to luggage transportation [2013‑01]
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B62K 2710/00
Frames or general construction of cycles with side cars or trailers [2013‑01]
NOTE

  • This code and all its subdivisions are not used for classification of new documents;
  • This code and all its subdivisions were used for indexing documents which were classified in the former Dutch IdT main group 63H and sub-groups, and which have been administratively classified in best proximate CPC groups
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B62K 2710/02
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Side cars and trailers for cycles [2013‑01]
B62K 2710/04
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Bodywork, mudguards, luggage carriers, heating or ventilation devices [2013‑01]
B62K 2710/06
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Hoods [2013‑01]
B62K 2710/08
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Resilient bodywork suspension [2013‑01]
B62K 2710/10
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Resilient axle suspension [2013‑01]
B62K 2710/12
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Coupling parts [2013‑01]
B62K 2710/14
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Steering mechanisms for motorcycles with side cars or for side cars with a driven wheel [2013‑01]
B62K 2710/16
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Trailers for cycles and their couplings [2013‑01]
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