Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Apparatus for electronically verifying the authenticity of contents within a container










Image Number 10 for United States Patent #7061382.

An apparatus for detecting the authenticity of a container sealed with a cap (or other closure) which automatically disables itself when the cap is first removed. A radio frequency identification (RFID) tag includes a substrate, a radio frequency transceiver circuit mounted upon the substrate and connected to an antenna having a fixed length that is also mounted upon the substrate, and a protrusion affixed to or a slot in the substrate. A cap for a container includes the RFID tag mounted on an inner surface adjacent to the closed end. When mounted on the container, the cap mates with a ratchet wheel connected to the container that engages the protrusion or slot such that removing the cap from the container will cause the substrate to fracture and thereby cause the RFID tag to become permanently disabled.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Variety corn line KDC7040
Processing color and panchromatic pixels
Method for detecting security error in mobile telecommunications system and device of mobile telecommunications
Modified and stabilized GDF propeptides and uses thereof
Human renal disease marker substance
Communication apparatus, integrated circuit, and communication method
Electric power steering apparatus
  Randomly Featured Patents
Ski having an upper face of variable width
Electronic multichip module
Surface active compound, a microemulsion containing said compound and the use thereof
Method and apparatus for monitoring laser weld quality via plasma size measurements
Photoresist stripping solution
Attic hatchway insulating cover
Medical lamp
Dual seam air bag module cover
Semiconductor device having conducting material film formed in trench, manufacturing method thereof and method of forming resist pattern used therein
Multiple speed printer