Curled container bodies, method of securing closures thereto and containers formed thereby
ApplicationNo. 06/031223 filed on 04/18/1979
US Classes:220/658, Bead220/619Joint bent or rolled outwardly
ExaminersPrimary: Shoap, Allan N.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesB21D 51/26 (20060101)
B65D 8/20 (20060101)
B65D 1/00 (20060101)
B65D 1/12 (20060101)
B65D 8/04 (20060101)
B65D 8/08 (20060101)
B65D 1/40 (20060101)
B65D 1/46 (20060101)
Foreign Application Priority Data1975-04-02 NL
AbstractCan body, particularly made of thin drawn metal sheet, having a laterally projecting flange intended for sealingly securing the end wall to the can body, said flange being doubled. Preferably the flange is folded towards the side remote from the body, while the diameter of the free end of the doubled flange does not exceed the diameter of the main part of the can body. The invention additionally relates to such can body having an end wall sealingly secured thereto.