Cooperative Patent Classification


Version: 2017.05
CPC
COOPERATIVE PATENT CLASSIFICATION
G07D
HANDLING OF COINS OR OF PAPER CURRENCY OR SIMILAR VALUABLE PAPERS, e.g. TESTING, SORTING BY DENOMINATIONS, COUNTING, DISPENSING, CHANGING OR DEPOSITING [2013-01]
NOTES

  • In this subclass, the following terms or expressions are used with the meaning indicated:
    • "coins" also covers tokens of similar nature;
    • "paper currency or similar valuable papers" covers banknotes, bills, cheques, vouchers, securities, bonds or the like.
  • This suclass covers handling of "coins" or "paper currency" insofar as they carry distinctive value features representative of money or the like.
    Informative references:
    • sorting in general B07C
    • handling paper sheets in general B65H
    • counting by weighing G01G
    • counting of objects in general, i.e. without discriminating of denominations, G06M
WARNING

  • The following IPC groups are not used in the CPC scheme. Subject matter covered by these groups is classified in the following CPC groups:
    G07D13/00 covered by G07D 11/00 and subgroup.
G07D 1/00
Coin dispensers (devices delivering paper currency G07D 11/00) [2013-01]
G07D 1/02
.
giving change {(coin-actuated mechanisms in general G07F)} [2013-01]
G07D 1/04
. .
dispensing change equal to a sum deposited [2013-01]
G07D 1/06
. .
dispensing the difference between a sum paid and a sum charged [2013-01]
G07D 1/08
. .
hand actuated [2013-01]
G07D 3/00
Sorting a mixed bulk of coins into denominations {(sorting paper currency G07D 11/0084; sorting by coin weight G01G)} [2016-11]
G07D 3/02
.
Sorting coins by means of graded apertures [2013-01]
G07D 3/04
. .
arranged on an inclined rail [2013-01]
G07D 3/06
. .
arranged along a circular path [2013-01]
G07D 3/08
. .
arranged on a helix [2013-01]
G07D 3/10
. .
provided by sieves arranged in series [2013-01]
G07D 3/12
.
Sorting coins by means of stepped deflectors [2013-01]
G07D 3/121
. .
{arranged on inclined paths} [2013-01]
G07D 3/123
. . .
{the coins being deflected off rails} [2013-01]
G07D 3/125
. . . .
{by moving deflectors} [2013-01]
G07D 3/126
. . .
{the coins being diverted by ramps in channels} [2013-01]
G07D 3/128
. .
{Rotary devices} [2013-01]
G07D 3/14
.
Apparatus driven under control of coin-sensing elements [2013-01]
G07D 3/16
.
in combination with coin-counting [2013-01]
G07D 5/00
Testing specially adapted to determine the identity or genuineness of coins, e.g. for segregating coins which are unacceptable or alien to a currency {(in combination with apparatus freed or actuated by coins or the like G07F 3/00)} [2016-11]
G07D 5/005
.
{Testing the surface pattern, e.g. relief} [2016-11]
G07D 5/02
.
Testing the dimensions, e.g. thickness, diameter; Testing the deformation [2016-11]
G07D 5/04
.
Testing the weight [2013-01]
G07D 5/06
.
Testing the hardness or elasticity [2016-11]
G07D 5/08
.
Testing the magnetic or electric properties [2016-11]
G07D 5/10
.
Testing the rim, e.g. the milling of the rim [2016-11]
G07D 7/00
Testing specially adapted to determine the identity or genuineness of paper currency or similar valuable papers or for segregating those which are alien to a currency or otherwise unacceptable [2017-05]
NOTE

WARNING

G07D 7/003
.
{using security elements (using digital security elements G07D 7/004)} [2017-05]
G07D 7/0032
. .
{using holograms} [2017-05]
G07D 7/0034
. .
{using watermarks} [2017-05]
G07D 7/004
.
using digital security elements, e.g. information coded on a magnetic thread or strip [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/0043
. .
using barcodes [2017-05]
G07D 7/0047
. .
using checkcodes, e.g. coded numbers derived from serial number and denomination [2017-05]
G07D 7/005
.
Testing security markings invisible to the naked eye, e.g. verifying thickened lines or unobtrusive markings or alterations [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/0051
. .
{involving markings removed from an original pattern} [2017-05]
G07D 7/0053
. .
{involving markings added to a pattern, e.g. interstitial points} [2017-05]
G07D 7/0054
. .
{involving markings the properties of which are altered from original properties} [2017-05]
G07D 7/0055
. . .
{involving markings displaced slightly from original positions within a pattern} [2017-05]
G07D 7/0056
. . .
{involving markings of altered colours} [2017-05]
G07D 7/0057
. . .
{involving markings which are altered in dimension, e.g. thickened lines} [2017-05]
G07D 7/01
.
Testing electronic circuits therein [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/02
.
Testing electrical properties of the materials thereof (G07D 7/01 takes precedence) [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/023
. .
Measuring conductivity by direct contact [2017-05]
G07D 7/026
. .
using capacitive sensors [2017-05]
G07D 7/04
.
Testing magnetic properties of the materials thereof, e.g. by detection of magnetic imprint (G07D 7/01 takes precedence) [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/06
.
using wave or particle radiation [2017-05]
G07D 7/08
. .
Acoustic waves [2013-01]
G07D 7/10
. .
Microwaves [2013-01]
G07D 7/12
. .
Visible light, infra-red or ultraviolet radiation [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/1205
. . .
Testing spectral properties [2017-05]
G07D 7/121
. . .
Apparatus characterised by sensor details [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/128
. . .
Viewing devices [2017-05]
G07D 7/14
.
using chemical means [2013-01]
G07D 7/15
.
using heating means [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/16
.
Testing the dimensions [2013-01]
G07D 7/162
. .
Length or width [2017-05]
G07D 7/164
. .
Thickness [2017-05]
G07D 7/17
.
Apparatus characterised by positioning means or by means responsive to positioning [2017-05]
G07D 7/181
.
Testing mechanical properties or condition, e.g. wear or tear (G07D 7/16 takes precedence) [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/182
. .
Testing stiffness [2017-05]
G07D 7/183
. .
Detecting folds or doubles [2017-05]
G07D 7/185
. .
Detecting holes or pores [2017-05]
G07D 7/187
. .
Detecting defacement or contamination, e.g. dirt [2017-05]
G07D 7/189
. .
Detecting attached objects, e.g. tapes or clips (G07D 7/187 takes precedence) [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/20
.
Testing patterns thereon (G07D 7/004, G07D 7/005 take precedence) [2017-05]
WARNING

G07D 7/2008
. .
{using pre-processing, e.g. de-blurring, averaging, normalisation or rotation} [2017-05]
G07D 7/2016
. .
{using feature extraction, e.g. segmentation, edge detection or Hough-transformation} [2017-05]
G07D 7/202
. .
using pattern matching [2017-05]
G07D 7/2033
. . .
Matching unique patterns, i.e. patterns that are unique to each individual paper [2017-05]
G07D 7/2041
. . .
{Matching statistical distributions, e.g. of particle sizes orientations} [2017-05]
G07D 7/205
. . .
{Matching spectral properties} [2017-05]
G07D 7/206
. . .
Matching template patterns [2017-05]
G07D 7/207
. . .
Matching patterns that are created by the interaction of two or more layers, e.g. moiré patterns [2017-05]
G07D 7/2075
. .
{Setting acceptance levels or parameters} [2017-05]
G07D 7/2083
. . .
{Learning} [2017-05]
G07D 7/2091
. . .
{Setting a plurality of levels} [2017-05]
G07D 9/00
Counting coins (in combination with coin-sorting G07D 3/16); Handling of coins not provided for in the other groups of this subclass [2013-01]
NOTE

G07D 9/002
.
{Coin holding devices} [2013-01]
G07D 9/004
. .
{Coin packages} [2013-01]
G07D 9/006
. . .
{Coin wrappers} [2013-01]
G07D 9/008
.
{Feeding coins from bulk} [2013-01]
G07D 9/02
.
Change trays [2013-01]
G07D 9/04
.
Hand- or motor-driven devices for counting coins {(counting mechanisms in general G06M)} [2013-01]
G07D 9/06
.
Devices for stacking or otherwise arranging coins on a support, e.g. apertured plate for use in counting coins [2013-01]
G07D 9/065
. .
{Devices for wrapping coins} [2013-01]
G07D 11/00
Devices accepting coins or {accepting or dispensing} paper currency, e.g. depositing machines (apparatus freed or actuated by coins or the like G07F; apparatus freed or actuated by paper currency G07F 7/04; complete banking systems G07F 19/00; {arrangements actuated by a coded-card for receiving or dispensing monies or the like and posting such transactions to existing accounts, e.g. automatic teller machines [ATMs] G07F 19/20}) [2013-01]
NOTES

  • This group covers constructional or functioning aspects of devices handling paper currency, including of so-called Automatic Teller Machines [ATMs]; other aspects of ATMs, e.g. posting transactions to existing accounts or aspects related to the interaction with users, are covered by group G07F 19/20
  • Informative reference:
  • - devices dispensing coins G07D 1/00
G07D 11/0003
.
{Mechanical details} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0006
. .
{Note containers} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0009
. . .
{Secure note containers, e.g. for transport (coin boxes G07F 9/06; locking means E05B; safes E05G; currency invalidating means E05G 1/14)} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0012
. . .
{incorporating note handling devices within the containers} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0015
. . .
{Remote note containers} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0018
. .
{Inlet or outlet ports} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0021
. .
{Handling paper currency, e.g. banknotes (handling paper sheets in general B65H)} [2013-01]
NOTE

  • Informative reference- handling paper sheets in general B65H
G07D 11/0024
. . .
{Note picking} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0027
. . .
{Aligning (apparatus characterised by positioning means or by means responsive to positioning G07D 7/17)} [2017-05]
G07D 11/003
. . .
{Flattening, e.g. straightening out folds} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0033
. . .
{Diverting} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0036
.
{Electronic and sensing details} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0039
. .
{for detection of transport malfunction, e.g. jams, misfeeds} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0042
. .
{for tamper detection and indication} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0045
. .
{for cassette fill-level sensing} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0048
. .
{for checking and indicating machine condition, fault detection (registering or indicating the working of machines in general G07C 3/00)} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0051
.
{Means for managing operation, e.g. data handling with apparatus} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0054
. .
{for managing stock of banknotes} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0057
. . .
{Replenishment} [2013-01]
G07D 11/006
. . .
{Relocation of banknotes within apparatus} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0063
. .
{for servicing, repairing or coping with irregularities, e.g. power failure, vandalism} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0066
. .
{for tracking or tracing banknotes or cassettes} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0069
. .
{for record keeping (indicating machine condition G07D 11/0048; transaction aspects G07F 19/00)} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0072
. . .
{Contents of apparatus, e.g. number of stored banknotes} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0075
. . .
{Audit trail of performed activities} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0078
. .
{for transmitting data, e.g. software updates, parameter settings} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0081
.
{Device architecture, e.g. modular construction} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0084
.
{Sorting or counting paper currency (sorting coins G07D 3/00 - counting coins G07D 9/00)} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0087
.
{Banknote changing devices} [2013-01]
G07D 11/009
.
{Depositing devices (safes E05G)} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0093
. .
{Drop boxes} [2013-01]
G07D 11/0096
. .
{Accepting paper currency or other valuables in containers, e.g. in code-marked envelopes} [2013-01]
G07D 13/00
Handling of coins or of paper currency or similar valuable papers, characterised by a combination of mechanisms not covered by a single one of groups G07D 1/00-G07D 11/00 [2013-01]
G07D 2201/00
Coin dispensers [2013-01]
G07D 2205/00
Coin testing devices [2013-01]
G07D 2205/001
.
Reconfiguration of coin testing devices [2013-01]
G07D 2205/0011
. .
by downloading test parameters, e.g. remotely [2013-01]
G07D 2205/0012
. .
automatic adjustment, e.g. self-calibration [2013-01]
G07D 2207/00
Paper-money testing devices [2013-01]
G07D 2211/00
Paper-money handling devices [2013-01]