US20210197096A1 - A modular toy construction system with interactive toy construction elements - Google Patents

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US20210197096A1
US20210197096A1 US17/057,064 US201917057064A US2021197096A1 US 20210197096 A1 US20210197096 A1 US 20210197096A1 US 201917057064 A US201917057064 A US 201917057064A US 2021197096 A1 US2021197096 A1 US 2021197096A1
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Thomas Alan Donaldson
Jesper SØDERBERG
Sam Coates
Erik Hansen
Mark Champkins
Yufan Wei WANG
Rasmus Bissenbakker KÆRSGAARD
Jorge Gabriel Soto
Radost Radoslavova KEREFEYNA
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A63SPORTS; GAMES; AMUSEMENTS
    • A63HTOYS, e.g. TOPS, DOLLS, HOOPS OR BUILDING BLOCKS
    • A63H33/00Other toys
    • A63H33/04Building blocks, strips, or similar building parts
    • A63H33/042Mechanical, electrical, optical, pneumatic or hydraulic arrangements; Motors
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A63SPORTS; GAMES; AMUSEMENTS
    • A63HTOYS, e.g. TOPS, DOLLS, HOOPS OR BUILDING BLOCKS
    • A63H33/00Other toys
    • A63H33/04Building blocks, strips, or similar building parts
    • A63H33/06Building blocks, strips, or similar building parts to be assembled without the use of additional elements
    • A63H33/08Building blocks, strips, or similar building parts to be assembled without the use of additional elements provided with complementary holes, grooves, or protuberances, e.g. dovetails
    • A63H33/086Building blocks, strips, or similar building parts to be assembled without the use of additional elements provided with complementary holes, grooves, or protuberances, e.g. dovetails with primary projections fitting by friction in complementary spaces between secondary projections, e.g. sidewalls
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A63SPORTS; GAMES; AMUSEMENTS
    • A63HTOYS, e.g. TOPS, DOLLS, HOOPS OR BUILDING BLOCKS
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PCT/EP2019/065123 WO2019238630A1 (fr) 2018-06-12 2019-06-11 Système de construction de jouet modulaire doté d'éléments de construction de jouet interactifs

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