04775564 is referenced by 61 patents and cites 12 patents.

A molded extensible-collapsible container having a series of flutes, in the generic sense, in its side to permit the container when subjected to an external force to move to a collapsed position or to the extended position when preferably the yield point of the plastic is no greater than about 5% and it has an ASTM modulus of elasticity greater than about (6.895.times.10.sup.8 pascals) and less than about (2.758.times.10.sup.9 pascals) and preferably about (1.034.times.10.sup.9 pascals to 2.069.times.10.sup.9 pascals). The plastic of the blow molded container can be a blow moldable polyester of less than 5% elongation at yield with polyethylene terephthalate being most preferred.

Title
Collapsible-stable blown container
Application Number
6/710773
Publication Number
4775564
Application Date
March 11, 1985
Publication Date
October 4, 1988
Inventor
Robert H Vogliano
Tallmadge
OH, US
Donald E Richeson
N Canton
OH, US
Clem B Shriver
Clinton
OH, US
Agent
J D Wolfe
Alvin T Rockhill
Assignee
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
OH, US
IPC
B65D 23/00
B27N 5/02
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