Title:
Waste reduction equipment
United States Patent 3881407
Abstract:
A compactor for compacting and storing waste material comprises a storage box and a detachable, portable packing mechanism so that a single packing mechanism can be used with a number of storage boxes. The storage box has a top opening loading chute, and the packing mechanism is positioned over the opening. The packing mechanism includes a main frame assembly and a subframe assembly which is pivotally mounted within the main frame. The entire subframe assembly is raised to permit the material to be loaded in the chute and then latched in the closed position while a platen of the subframe assembly is driven through the chute by a hydraulic ram to eject and compact the material from the chute into the storage box.


Inventors:
GOAR JAMES D
Application Number:
US37965673A
Filing Date:
07/16/1973
Assignee:
GOAR; JAMES D.
Primary Class:
Other Classes:
100/100, 100/226, 100/229A, 100/233, 100/295
International Classes:
B30B9/30; (IPC1-7): B30B13/00
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3680478N/A
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