Pallet container

  • US 5,253,777 A
  • Filed: 03/16/1992
  • Issued: 10/19/1993
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/15/1991
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. In a pallet container for liquids, having an inner container of a synthetic resin with respectively one sealable filling and discharge opening, an outer jacket of metal in contact with the inner container and a bottom fashioned as a pallet, wherein the pallet is adapted for handling by means of stacker lifting truck or shelf-servicing device, the improvement wherein the pallet comprises a floor pan for flush accommodation of the inner container and for selective mounting of a sheet-metal or lattice jacket, said inner container having a front wall, a rear wall, and a bottom designed as a drainage bottom with a central, flat drainage channel extending with a slight slope from the rear wall to a drainage connection arranged at the front wall for mounting a drainage valve, said floor pan having a bottom adapted to the drainage bottom of the inner container and exhibiting reinforcing creases, said creases having bases which lie in a joint, horizontal plane;

  • and said floor pan being attached on a pallet frame.

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