CPC Definition - Subclass C06F
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MATCHES; MANUFACTURE OF MATCHES
This place covers:
Mechanical manufacture of matches.
Chemical features in the manufacture of matches.
Relationships with other classification places
This subclass does not cover chemical compounds or their preparation as such, which subject matter is covered by classes C01 (inorganic chemistry), C07 (organic chemistry) and C08 (organic macromolecular compounds).
Cutting match splints independently of other operations is classified under B27L 9/00.
Ignition compositions are classified in C06B.
This place does not cover:
Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:
Dipping, coating, impregnating, or drying of matches (dipping or coating in general B05C, B05D; impregnating in general B27K; drying in general F26B)