CPC Definition - Subclass E04H

Last Updated Version: 2018.05
BUILDINGS OR LIKE STRUCTURES FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSES; SWIMMING OR SPLASH BATHS OR POOLS; MASTS; FENCING; TENTS OR CANOPIES, IN GENERAL (foundations E02D)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Structures specially adapted for buildings for special purposes; general layout of buildings as a whole, e.g. modular co-ordination; details which are peculiar to different types of the buildings for special purposes specified in the groups

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Canopies having special application, which are covered by the relevant place, e.g. protecting chairs against the weather

A47C 7/66

Bed canopies

A47C 29/00

Sanitary equipment

A47K

Bridges

E01D

Additional construction work

E01F

Foundations

E02D

General building constructions

E04B

Structural elements for building constructions

E04C

Roofs

E04D

Finishing work on buildings

E04F

Scaffolding; Shuttering

E04G

Buildings or groups of buildings for dwelling or office purposes; General layout, e.g. modular co-ordination, staggered storeys {small buildings} (E04H 3/00 takes precedence; buildings for two or more purposes, e.g. drive-in buildings E04H 14/00; building construction in general E04B 1/00)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Buildings made of building modules;

Dwelling houses in generally, i.e. apartment houses arranged in two or more levels;

Office buildings

Small buildings for limited occupation

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Buildings or groups of buildings for public or similar purposes

E04H 3/00

Drive-in buildings

E04H 14/00

Furniture or fittings for shops, storehouses or the like

A47F

General building constructions

E04B

Collapsible, erectable or rotatable buildings

E04B 1/343

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Domestic public installations

E03C

Extraordinary structures

E04B 1/34

Heat, sound or noise insulation, absorption, or reflection for buildings

E04B 1/74

Canalisation per se

F16L

Conducts for ventilation, heating, systems or air-conditioning

F24F

Special rules of classification

Use also E04B 2001/0053 - E04B 2001/0092 to classify buildings characterised by their shape or layout grid

Small buildings or other erections for limited occupation, erected in the open air or arranged in buildings, e.g. kiosks, waiting shelters for bus stops or for filling stations, roofs for railway platforms, watchmens' huts, dressing cubicles (movable screens as household equipment A47G 5/00)
References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Movable screens as household equipment

A47G 5/00

Cabins for artificial hot-air or cold-air baths

A61H 33/00

Fume cabinets,

B08B 15/00

Lavatories, urinals

E03D

Collapsible, erectable or rotatable buildings

E04B 1/343

Air-conditioning

F24F

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Transformer houses

E04H 5/04

Structures against air-raid or other war like actions, arranged in or forming part of buildings, independent shelters

E04H 9/04

Bathing or beach cabins

E04H 15/003

Special rules of classification

Use E04H 2001/1288 to classify sauna cabins, E04H 2001/1283 to classify small buildings of the ISO-containers type, E04H 2001/1294 to classify the booths for smoking

Buildings or groups of buildings for public or similar purposes; Institutions, e.g. infirmaries, prisons (portions of buildings for individual occupation, e.g. cubicles E04H 1/00; structures covering a large free area E04B 1/342)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Buildings for hotels, restaurants, shops, department stores, museums, hospitals, mobile medical centres;

Public institutions like schools, prisons;

Buildings like e.g. stadiums, arenas or halls for meetings, entertainment and sport; Tribunes, grandstands and terraces for spectators, i.e. telescopic grandstands as well as foldable retractable or tiltable tribunes;

Other sporting buildings, like e.g. buildings housing swimming pools;

Buildings for theatres, concert halls, studios;

Stages, i.e. revolving stages or stages with shiftable or portable platforms;

Constructional features of auditoriums

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Chairs, stools, benches

A47C

Furnishing or fitting in generally, like e.g. paying counters, furniture or installations specially adapted for supermarkets

A47F, e.g. A47F 9/02, A47F 10/00

Equipment for theatres or concert halls

A63J

Vehicles specially adapted to carry a theatre or stage

B60P/025

Transport aspects

B65G

Structures covering a large free area

E04B 1/342

Building details providing acoustical effects

E04B 1/99

Coin-freed apparatus

G07F

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Portions of buildings for individual occupation, e.g. cubicles

E04H 1/00

Swimming pool coverings consisting of rigid elements

E04H 4/08

Buildings against air-raid or other war-like actions or against adverse climate conditions

E04H 9/04, E04H 9/16

Buildings of drive-in type

E04H 14/00

Collapsible, erectable or rotatable buildings

E04B 1/343

Roof structures with movable roof parts

E04B 7/16

Special rules of classification

Use E04H 2003/142 to classify sporting buildings with vertically movable or tillable playing fields or sections, E04H 2003/145 for those with reconfigurable seating arrangement and E04H 2003/147 for those using horizontally movable sections of tribunes.

Swimming or splash baths or pools (wave-producers for baths A47K 3/10; separation B01D; treatment of water C02F; wave-producing pumps F04D 35/00)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Devices for producing waves in swimming pools;

Floating swimming pools;

Easy movable and transportable swimming pools, i.e. with inflatable parts or made of shell type elements or of panes;

Safety devices for swimming pools, i.e. floors adjustable in height;

Swimming pool coverings made of rigid elements or of flexible materials; Devices or arrangements for circulating water, i.e. devices for removal of polluted water, cleaning baths or for water treatment;

Devices and accessories peculiar to swimming pools, i.e. coping elements, liner fixing means, step units, lighting means;

Devices and apparatuses specially adapted for cleaning, i.e. hand-held strainers, powered cleaners, suction cleaners, self-propelled cleaners

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Sanitary equipment in general

A47K

Wave producers for baths

A47K 3/10

Bathing devices for special therapeutic or hygienic purposes

A61H

Wave producing pumps

F04D 35/00

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Devices for generating a current of water in swimming pools, e.g. for teaching swimming

A63B 69/125

Walls made by casting, pouring, or tamping in situ , e.g. in permanent forms

E04B 2/86

Special rules of classification

Use E04H 2004/0068 to classify pools made of plastic shells or plastic elements including at least parts of walls and floors

Devices or arrangements for circulating water {, i.e. devices for removal of polluted water, cleaning baths or for water treatment}
Definition statement

This place covers:

Treatment of water for swimming pools;

Devices for removal of polluted water, i.e. circumferential gutters;

Bottom drains;

Recirculating pumps for swimming pool water, arm-mounted debris traps; floating skimmers and skimmers integrated in the pool wall;

Devices for distributing chemical products in the water of swimming pools and systems for heating the water content of swimming pools

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Water separation aspects, i.e. filters

B01D

Treatment of water

C02F

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Solar collectors using pools

F24S 10/10, F24S 10/17

Solar heat systems for swimming pools

F24S 20/02

Parts, details or accessories not otherwise provided for
Definition statement

This place covers:

Devices and accessories peculiar to swimming pools, i.e. coping elements; Liner fixing means;

Means for facilitating access, e.g. step units or slides;

Dividing means for swimming pool, e.g. panels, bulkheads;

Lighting means

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Sanitary equipment

A47K

Invalid-lifting devices for swimming pools

A61G 7/1005

Special rules of classification

Use E04H 2004/146 and E04H 2004/147 to classify the fixing aspects of the liners

specially adapted for cleaning (cleaning devices peculiar to vessels B63B 59/00)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Devices and apparatuses specially adapted for cleaning the swimming pool, e.g. hand-held strainers, powered cleaners, suction cleaners, self-propelled cleaners, cleaners wherein the propulsion results from an intermittent interruption of the waterflow through the cleaner;

Connection between the cleaners and the water circulation system;

Cleaning whips;

Pool nozzles

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Brushes and bristles

A46B

Cleaning devices peculiar to vessels

B63B 59/00

Cleaning or keeping clear the surface of open water

E02B 15/00

Buildings or groups of buildings for industrial or agricultural purposes (building construction in general E04B 1/00)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Buildings for industrial purposes, e.g. for power-plants, factories, data processing centers;

Buildings forming pars of cooling plants;

Transformer houses;

Substations or switchgear houses;

Pits for inspection or services and coverings therefore;

Buildings for agricultural purposes;

Cooling towers

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Silos

E04H 7/22

Manure storage places

A01C 3/02

Greenhouses

A01G 9/14

Manhole shafts or other inspection chambers in general

E02D 29/12

Computer floors

E04F

Ventilation

F24F

Cooling equipment

F28F

Constructional details common to different types of electric apparatus, e.g. computers

H05K 7/00

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Spray booths

B05B 16/00

Servicing, maintaining, repairing or refitting vehicles

B60S 5/00

Building constructions in general

E04B 1/00

Special rules of classification

Use E04H 2005/005 to classify the buildings for data processing centers

Buildings for parking cars, rolling stock, aircraft, vessels or like vehicles, e.g. garages (tents for use as garages E04H 15/00; bicycle stands B62H; storing of vessels on land B63C 15/00; construction of ground-supported surfaces E01C; marking of parking areas on the ground E01F 9/50; building construction in general E04B 1/00)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Garages for vehicles on two wheals;

Small garages, for one or two cars, like e.g. carports, small garages of the wheeled, hinged, foldable, telescopic, swinging or otherwise movable type, small garages using tiltable floors or ramps;

Garages for many vehicles with mechanical means for shifting or lifting vehicles or without mechanical means for shifting or lifting vehicles, like e.g. with means for transport in vertical direction only or independently in vertical and horizontal directions, either the cars rolling freely from the transfer means or using different transfer means or by the use of movable platforms for horizontal transport or characterised by the use of turntables, rotary elevators or the like on which the cars are not permanently parked;

Devices or arrangements peculiar to garages, not covered elsewhere, e.g. securing devices, safety devices, automatically operated car-parks, devices for collecting oil or further fluids under parked cars.

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Tents for use as garages

E04H 15/00

Bicycle stands

B62H

Storing of vessels on land

B63C 15/00

Construction of ground-supported surfaces

E01C

Marking of parking areas on the ground

E01F 9/50

Structures covering a large free area

E04B 1/342

Collapsible, erectable or rotatable buildings; prefabricated and with undivided interior

E04B 1/343

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Servicing, maintaining, repairing or refitting vehicles

B60S 5/00

Turntables

B60S 13/02

Storage devices

B65G 1/02

Lifting frames

B66F

Building constructions in general

E04B 1/00

Solar heat collectors

F24S

Construction or assembling of bulk storage containers employing civil engineering techniques in situ or off the site (tower aspects E04H 12/00; storage aspects, e.g. floating roofs, sealing means, filling or discharging means B65D, B65G, F17B, F17C; foundations E02D 27/38)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Containers for fluids or gases mainly made of metal, with vertical axis, roof constructions therefore, with horizontal axis or ball shaped or mainly made of reinforced or prestressed concrete;

Containers for fluent solids, e.g. silos, bunkers, supports therefore, e.g. with or without perforated walls mainly made of reinforced concrete, of metal or of wood

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Tower aspects

E04H 12/00

Covers, roofs or other structures for covering manure storage places

A01C 3/02

Filling or discharging means

B65D, B65G, F17B, F17C

Foundations

E02D 27/38

Arrangements or adaptations of tanks for water supply

E03B 11/00

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Storing agricultural produces

A01F 25/00

Processes or apparatus for separating the constituents of gaseous mixtures involving the use of liquefaction or solidification; Details of the apparatus used

F25J 3/00

Drying solid materials

F26B 5/00

Special rules of classification

Use E04H 2007/225 to classify the silos with retaining wall type elements, e.g. trench silos

Buildings, or groups of buildings, or shelters adapted to withstand or provide protection against abnormal external influences, e.g. war-like action, earthquake, extreme climate (floatable buildings B63B; foundation aspects E02D; building constructions in general E04B; bearings or like supports allowing movement E04B 1/36; special details in regard to insulation or other protection E04B 1/62; supporting structures for endangered or damaged existing buildings or parts thereof E04G 23/04; doors, windows E06B 5/00; air-conditioning, ventilation F24F; camouflage F41H 3/00; cells or rooms shielded against dangerous radiation G21F 7/00)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Buildings, or groups of buildings, or shelters adapted to withstand or provide protection against abnormal external influences, e.g. war-like action, earthquake, extreme climate

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Respiratory apparatus

A62B

Floatable buildings

B63B

Special details in regard to insulation or other protection

E04B 1/62

Doors, windows

E06B 5/00

Protecting building openings

E06B 9/00

Tunnels, mines, galleries

E21D

Air-conditioning, ventilation

F24F

Camouflage

F41H 3/00

Cells or rooms shielded against dangerous radiation

G21F 7/00

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Shelters for decontamination

E04H 1/1272

Building constructions in general

E04B

Suppression of vibrations

F16F

Safety arrangements

F42D

withstanding earthquake or sinking of ground (foundations E02D 27/34 {; making use of active or passive dynamic mass damping systems E04B 1/985})
Definition statement

This place covers:

Earthquake withstanding structures, having e.g. steel columns and beams or concrete columns;

Earthquake withstanding shelters and protection cells arranged inside of buildings;

Preventing constructional measures against earthquake damage in existing buildings;

Bearing, supporting or connecting construction for withstanding earthquake, damping devices having e.g. laminated structures of alternating elastomeric and rigid layers or structures comprising rolling elements like balls, pins.

References
Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Foundations

E02D

Foundations for sinking or earthquake territories

E02D 27/34

Bearings or like supports allowing movement

E04B 1/36

Building protection making use of active or passive dynamic mass damping systems

E04B 1/985

Working measures for endangered or damaged existing buildings or parts thereof

E04G 23/00

Special rules of classification

Use E04H 2009/026 to classify anti-seismic devices with hydraulic or pneumatic damper and E04H 9/028 to classify structural braces with damping devices

Towers; Masts or poles; Chimney stacks; Water-towers; Methods of erecting such structures (cooling-towers E04H 5/12; supports for road signs E01F 9/60; foundation piles E02D 5/22; foundations for masts, poles or chimneys E02D 27/42; structural elongated members in general E04C 3/00; fixed climbing irons E06C 9/04; derricks for oil drilling E21B 15/00)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Access covers or locks for openings in masts or poles;

Structures made of specified materials, like e.g. plastic or composite layer of resin and longitudinally arranged glass fibres;

Structures made of wood and truss-like structures made of wood;

Structures made of metal, truss-like structures made of metal, structures with truss-like sections combined with tubular-like sections, details of flanges for tubular masts;

Structures made of concrete, with or without internal or external reinforcements, pre-stressed structures;

Movable structures or having movable sections, e.g. rotatable, telescopic, with identical elements or with hinged sections;

Side support means for towers, masts or poles, e.g. using guy ropes, struts;

Sockets or holders for poles or posts;

Cross arms;

Winding-towers for mines;

Chimney stacks, e.g. free-standing or similar ducts;

Water-towers;

Flag poles;

Arrangements for erecting and lowering towers, masts, poles, chimney stacks or the like

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Cooling-towers

E04H 5/12

Flexible slalom gate poles

A63C 19/062

Tanks

B65D 88/00

Flexible road sign supports

E01F 9/627

Use of high-level tanks

E03B 11/12

Rotary buildings

E04B 1/346

Structural elongated members in general

E04C 3/00

Chimneys as part of a building

E04F 17/02

Fixed climbing irons

E06C 9/04

Mounting structures for wind motors

F03D

Fastening means for cables or ropes

F16G 11/00

Supports for aerials

H01Q 1/12

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Locking of telescopic systems in general

F16B 7/10

Street lamps

F21S 8/08

Supporting, suspending, or attaching arrangements for lighting devices

F21V 21/00

Chimney equipment

F23J

Flags, banners, mountings therefore

G09F 17/00

Suspension arrangements or devices for electric cables or lines

H02G 7/05

Sockets or holders for poles or posts {(for sports articles, e.g. floor sockets A63B 71/023; for road signs E01F 9/673; foundations for poles, masts or chimneys E02D 27/42)}
Definition statement

This place covers:

Sockets or holders for poles or posts driven or screwed into the ground;

Sockets or holders for poles or posts to be placed on the ground, e.g. filed with, water, sand or the like;

Mounting poles or posts to a holder, e.g. on a flat base, in a socket;

Clamping poles or posts on a stub;

Means for adjusting the orientation of the post or pole;

Holders used for protection, repair or reinforcement of the post or pole

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Supports, e.g. poles for sports

A63B 71/023

Break away mountings

E01F 9/631

Foundation piles

E02D 5/22

Foundations for poles, masts or chimneys

E02D 27/42

Derricks for oil drilling

E21B 15/00

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Pegs, stakes or the like for tents

E04H 15/62

Anchoring means for fence posts

E04H 17/08, E04H 17/22

Other umbrellas

A45B 23/00

Article supports adapted to be stuck into the ground

A45F 3/44

Christmas tree stands

A47G 33/12

Sockets or holders for road signs

E01F 9/673

Ground anchors

E02D 5/80

Arrangements for erecting or lowering towers, masts, poles, chimney stacks, or the like
Definition statement

This place covers:

Arrangements for casting in situ concrete towers or the like;

Arrangements for stacking tower sections on top of each other;

Arrangements for lifting tower sections for placing additional sections under them;

Arrangements for tilting up whole structures or sections thereof;

Arrangements for setting poles in the ground;

Arrangements for demolition towers or the like

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Elevators

B66D

Devices for erecting masts or poles

B66F

Erecting methods for wind motors

F03D 13/10

Hoisting or lowering devices for lighting poles

F21V 21/36

Monuments; Tombs; Burial vaults; Columbaria, ({coffins, urns A61G 17/00}; sculpture or other artistic features B44)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Accessories for grave sites, e.g. liners, covers, vault lowering devices;

Funeral monuments, grave sites curbing or markers not making part of vaults;

Ventilation systems for tombs and burial vaults;

Columbaria, mausoleum with frontal access to vaults;

Memorials for cremation ashes

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Coffins, urns

A61G 17/00

Decorative arts

B44

Buildings for combinations of different purposes not covered in a single previous group of this subclass, e.g. for double purpose (E04H 3/02, E04H 9/06 take precedence); Buildings of the drive-in type
References
Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Hotels; Motels; Coffee houses; Restaurants; Shops; Department stores

E04H 3/02

Structures arranged in or forming part of buildings

E04H 9/06

Tents or canopies, in general
Definition statement

This place covers:

Hunting, fishing huts or the like;

Bathing or beach cabins;

Tents used as toys;

Tents or tent-like constructions composed partially of rigid panels;

Tents combined or specially associated with other devices, like e.g. of suspended type, partially supported by vehicles;

Heating, lighting aspects for tents. Ventilating of tents and of tent roofs;

Tents having plural sectional covers, e.g. pavilions, vaulted tents, marquees, circus tents, plural tents, e.g. modular;

Inflatable tents;

Cone shaped tents

Centre-pole supported tents, e.g. umbrella type tents;

Convertible tents, e.g. from one type to another type tent, from tent to canopy, from tent cover into diverse articles

Parts, components, construction details, accessories, interior equipment, specially adapted for tents, e.g. guy-line equipment, skirts, thresholds

Supporting means for tents, e.g. frames;

Covers, floors, closures, awnings sunshades;

Poles;

Pegs, stakes or the like;

Tent or canopy cover fastenings, e.g. the fixing members being a beading, the fixing members being locked by an additional locking member or the longitudinal recesses being made from two clamping members

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Sacks or packs convertible into tents

A45F 4/04

Coats or capes convertible into tent coverings

A45F 4/14

Beds per se

A47C

Beach towels

A47G 9/062

Connection of valves to inflatable elastic bodies

B60C 29/00

Trailer-type vehicles or caravans with foldable or readily disassembled living accommodation comprising flexible elements

B60P 3/341

Inflatable forms for making walls or the like

E04G 11/04

Devices for fastening or securing general constructional elements or machine parts together

F16B

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Small buildings erected in open air

E04H 1/1205

Holders for posts or poles to be driven into the ground

E04H 12/2215

Umbrellas and umbrella details

A45B 23/00, A45B 25/00

Travelling or camp articles

A45F 3/00, A45F 4/00

Amusement arrangements

A63G 31/00

Sunshades, awnings, screens in general

E04F 10/00

Lighting

F21

Heating or ventilating

F24

Special rules of classification

Use E04H 2015/201 - E04H 2015/205 to classify different constructional aspects of the inflatable tents;

Use E04H 2015/326 to classify the frame members connected by elastic cords and E04H 2015/328 to classify the frames erected solely by guy lines

Supporting means, e.g. frames
Definition statement

This place covers:

Tent frames of arch-shaped type, expansible, e.g. extensible in a fan type manner, flexible and foldable;

External type frames, i.e. outside cover, also with flexible supporting means;

Collapsible, e.g. breakdown type, having connecting nodes, telescoping and foldable, foldable, i.e. having pivoted or hinged means, of lazy-tong type or characterised by connecting arches with lazy-tongues, of parallelogram type

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Buildings structures having collapsible parts in general

E04B 1/343

Devices for fastening or securing general constructional elements or machine parts together

F16B

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Small garages in the form of an overhead canopy and small garages of the hinged, foldable or otherwise movable type

E04H 6/025, E04H 6/04

Fencing, e.g. fences, enclosures, corrals (features peculiar to electrified fences A01K 3/00, H05C; means for allowing passage through fences, barriers, or the like E06B 11/00)
Definition statement

This place covers:

Anti-climbing devices, e.g. fixed or rotary spikes;

Wire fencing;

Fences constructed of rigid elements;

Fences using prefabricated panel-like elements;

Posts for fences and anchoring means therefore;

Devices for erecting and removing fences

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Features peculiar to electrified fences

A01K 3/00, H05C/00

Devices for preventing or obstructing access or passage of birds

A01M 29/30

Wire nettings

B21F 27/00

Means for allowing passage through fences, barriers, or the like

E06B 11/00

Devices for fastening or securing general constructional elements or machine parts together

F16B

Turnbuckles

F16G 11/12

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Struts for masts

E04H 12/20

Sockets for posts entering the ground

E04H 12/22

Props, stays for agriculture

A01G 17/14

Fences constructed of rigid elements, e.g. with posts, with additional wire fillings
Definition statement

This place covers:

Fences made of building blocks or of woven slats;

Post and rail fences with or without vertical cross-members and connections between rail and post for such fences;

Picket fences with pickets attached to the side or going through the horizontal members connections between the horizontal members and post for such fences;

Fences using prefabricated panel-like elements, e.g. panels or wired panels with or without frame, with cross members, fitted in grooves of posts;

Corrals;

Posts for frames and anchoring means therefore;

Connections for attaching additional wire to frames, posts or railings

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Arrangements for absorbing or reflecting air-transmitted noise from road or railway traffic

E01F 8/00

Removable non-load-bearing partitions

E04B 2/74

Handrails, balusters

E04F 11/00

Devices for fastening or securing general constructional elements or machine parts together

F16B

Informative references

Attention is drawn to the following places, which may be of interest for search:

Safety devices for pool

E04H 4/06

Sockets for posts entering the ground

E04H 12/22

Arrangements for obstructing or restricting traffic

E01F 13/00

Special rules of classification

See E04H 2017/006 to classify the caps for posts, E04H 2017/1447 - E04H 2017/1486 to classify the different details of the connections between rails and posts, E04H 2017/1495 to classify the fences with pivotable slats for reduced wind resistance or for adjusting visibility

Devices for erecting or removing fences {(hand-operated hammers having the impact head in form of a sleeve slidable on a shaft B25D 1/16)}
Definition statement

This place covers:

Devices for post and wire handling, e.g. for erecting, for removing posts or for stretching or winding wire or wire mesh;

Hand tools for winding fences, e.g. tying or splicing tools

References
Limiting references

This place does not cover:

Hand-operated hammers having the impact head in form of a sleeve slidable on a shaft

B25D 1/16

Devices for lifting or lowering bulky or heavy goods

B66F

Pile driving

E02D 7/00

Removing sheets piles bulkheads, piles, mould-pipes or other moulds

E02D 9/00