Patent Number: 7,708,624

Title: Clip machine comprising a closure lever and a process for the production of a closure lever

Abstract: The invention concerns a clip machine comprising at least one closure lever which has a bearing element defining a pivot axis, a receiving element for at least one first closure tool and a force application element for connection to a drive element, wherein the closure lever is mounted pivotably between an open position and a closed position, in which closed position the first closure tool can be brought into engagement with a second closure tool to close a clip. In that respect the closure lever is produced at least partially from a fiber-reinforced plastic composite (FRPC).

Inventors: Ebert; Detlef (Bad Nauheim, DE)

Assignee: Poly-Clip System GmbH & Co. KG

International Classification: A22C 11/12 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018