Patent drawing differs from other types of drawing in that it contain drawings that illustrate the invention, prior art or even embodiments. Besides, the drawings may be required by the law to be in a particular form, and the requirements may vary depending on the jurisdiction. In Europe the patent drawings need to contain any drawings referred to in the claims. On the other hand, in the United States, before making a patent, you will be required to furnish a drawing of the invention whenever the nature of the case requires a drawing to understand the invention. In addition, the law requires the patent drawing to show every feature of the invention specified in the claims, and the drawings are required by the nation’s patent office rules to be in the specified form.
The patent drawing can be in color or black ink form. Though there are colored patent drawings, people prefer black and white drawings. One can choose patent drawings from a number of features. For instance, there are identification of drawings which include the inventor’s name, the title of the invention and the application number. One can also choose to make the drawing in graphic forms. It is vital to keep in mind that mathematical or chemical formulae, tables, and waveforms can be illustrated in graphic forms, however, they need to be subject to the set requirements.
The type of paper used in making the patent drawing also vary, for instance, the paper can be strong, flexible, white, durable, smooth, matte and durable. One also needs to pay attention to the size of the paper used in making a patent drawing. On the other hand, the patent drawing must contain as many views as necessary to show the invention. In addition, the views of the drawing can be elevation, plan, section or even perspective view. It is worth noting that the all the views of the art prints from patent drawing need to be in the same direction. The other vital feature of a patent drawing is the shading which is key in understanding the creation used in indicating the shape of the object that can be cylindrical, spherical and conical.
The following are the features of a blueprint, these include the image needs to be stable, besides no large-field optical system is required, the documents need to be of the same scale as the original, the paper used need to be first soaked in liquid during processing. Patent prints are a popular way of decorating offices and houses. If you love playing video games, you can use a PlayStation controller patent to decorate your gaming room. For people are thrilled by golf can use golf patents to decorate their houses and offices. One can reproduce a patent design file but not the technology used in making the patent.