Patents – Trademarks – Designs

This page contains links to patents, trademarks and designs registered by PANArt Hang Manufacturing Ltd.


Patents

PANArt otained a number of patents for production processes of its musical instruments.

Verfahren zur Herstellung von Blechklang-Musikinstrumenten external link

Swiss patent CH693319 (A5)
filed on December 14th, 1998, published on May 30th, 2003
Language: German

Abstact: Production of a steel pan instrument comprises deep drawing a section of a steel sheet forming a sheet membrane with a bulge, hardening the sheet membrane and joining the sheet membrane with a cylindrical or quasi-cylindrical casing

Method for producing a metal sound musical instrument external link

European Patent
Pub. No.: WO/2010/145695
International Application No.: PCT/EP2009/057466
Publication Date: 23.12.2010
International Filing Date: 16.06.2009
Language: German

Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing a metal sound instrument of a steel pan type, particularly for producing a Hang®. According to the method, the steel sheet required for production having a thickness of 0.7 mm to 1.25 mm is nitrided until the sheet is fully permeated by iron nitride needles. The linear density of the needles is generally between 40,103 m-1 and 80,103 m-1. The type of nitriding can be freely selected. The instrument so obtained is characterized by novel sound tones.

Method for production of a metallic-sounding musical instrument external link

United States Patent 8,552,279 granted on 08.10.2013
Filed: June 16, 2009
PCT Filed: June 16, 2009
PCT No.: PCT/EP2009/057466
PCT Pub. No.: WO2010/145695
PCT Pub. Date: December 23, 2010
Language: English

Abstract: Indicated is a method for production of a metallic-sounding musical instrument of the steelpan-type, in particular for production of a Hang.RTM.. In the method the steel sheet with a thickness of 0.75 to 1.25 mm required for the production is nitrided until the sheet is completely permeated with iron nitride needles. The linear density of the needles is, as a rule, between 401010.sup.3 m.sup.-1 to 8010.sup.3 m.sup.-1. The type of nitriding can be selected freely. The thus obtained instrument is characterized by novel tones.


Trademarks

PANArt, HANG, GUBAL and PANG are registered trademarks of PANArt Hang Manufacturing Ltd. in many countries. Registration details of these trademarks can be found in http://www.wipo.int/romarin external link, the WIPO trademark database.


Designs

PANArt registered a number of designs for its instruments in the Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs external link.


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