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8678379 Method for feeding sheets to a printing technology machine  
A method for feeding sheets to a printing technology machine improves reliability of feeding sheets and reduces an acceleration time from a base speed to a production speed. The sheets are...
8628457 Method for folding sheets  
A folding machine and a method of folding sheets of paper, board and the like with underlapping, include at least a first folding station with folding units and an imbricated feeder for feeding...
8579274 Cover feeder for multiple format covers  
A book cover feeder to supply book covers to a production unit of a book production line. The feeder has a guiding side and a driving side for conveying the book covers in a production direction....
8517660 Traction control for singulating mailpieces in a mailpiece feeder  
A system for singulating mailpieces including a first conveyance including a pair of opposing belts for singulating a mailpiece from a stack of mailpieces. The system includes an actuation...
8235377 Multi-mode unstacker device for unstacking mailpieces  
A mailpiece unstacker device comprises a feed magazine for moving the mailpieces in a stack and on edge in a certain direction towards an unstacker head. It is provided with materials sensors for...
8181768 Mailpiece inserter adapted for one-sided operation (OSO) and input conveyor module therefor  
A mailpiece inserter includes a feed conveyor adapted to feed a shingled stack of mailpiece envelopes along a feed path to an insert module and a chassis module adapted to produce content material...
8146910 Conveying device for feeding printed products to a processing unit  
A conveying device for feeding printed products to a processing unit in which the printed products are conveyed along a conveying path by a first conveyor, from a stack in which the printed...
7905481 Method for feeding a shingled stack of sheet material  
A method for feeding a shingled stack of sheet material to a downstream processing device includes the step of identifying a discontinuity in the shingled stack of sheet material wherein the...
7481420 Apparatus of feeding mailpieces  
An apparatus of feeding mailpieces such as envelopes is disclosed. The apparatus includes a supply conveyer for supporting thereon an array of mailpieces which are arranged in a tilted-backward...
7232125 Device for collating laminar workpieces  
A device for the assembly of brochures from folded sheets includes a continuous conveyor which defines a direction of conveyance, feeders which deliver the folded sheets to the continuous...
6375182 Feeding machine  
A feeding machine for feeding envelopes into a station for further individual handling. A stack of envelopes is held in a downwardly inclined feed channel. The stack of envelopes is transformed...
6213463 Conveying apparatus for flexible, flat articles arising in an imbricated formation  
The conveying apparatus has a transport belt (10) which is intended to feed flexible, flat articles (12) arising in imbricated formation (S), resting freely, to a conveyor (14). The transport belt...
6199858 Office printing apparatus with shingling of sheets in a duplex loop  
Apparatus for stacking sheets comprises a duplex tray for holding a sheet in a temporary storage position. A dispense nip is formed at an outlet of the tray. Rollers feed a sheet from the...
6182960 Apparatus for processing flexible, sheet-like products  
The apparatus for processing flexible, sheet-like products (14) has a feed conveyor (12) which is intended for feeding the products (14) to an intermediate conveyor (18). The latter has pivotably...
6068253 Adjustable sheet separating device  
A leading edge of a leading blank in a series of overlapping envelope blanks is fed at a preselected speed into contact with a rotatably mounted backing roller. The backing roller is mounted in a...
6016747 Printing press coupler accumulator  
A sheet accumulator for advancing successive sheets between first and second color printing presses comprising an accumulator sheet conveyor for advancing sheets from one press to the other press,...
5947463 Method and apparatus of storing sheet-like products on rolls  
A method for storing sheet-like products comprising the steps of providing a continuous stream of products, winding up a first and a further section of the products to form a first and a further...
5664770 Apparatus for delivering printed products to a further-processing location  
Folded printed products are conveyed in a first imbricated formation up to a stop by a first conveying device. In the first imbricated formation each printed product rests on the following printed...
5636833 Apparatus for the underlap imbricated feeding of sheet-like printing substates to a printing machine and method  
An apparatus and method for feeding a stream of underlap-imbricated sheet-like printing substrates to printing machine, the apparatus comprising a conveying table for conveying the stream in a...
5465825 Mail flow compensating device  
A mail flow compensating device which is a straight horizontal conveyor belt and is supplied with a stream of overlapping flat mail items. The flow compensating device is made of a stop wall...
5421571 Apparatus for the separate supply of film bags to a filing machine  
Apparatus for the separate supply of film bags to a filling machine, with a belt conveyor receiving the film bags as an oblique, fanned out stack. A drive acts on the belt conveyor. A separating...
5399222 Process and apparatus for the processing of printing products arriving in an imbricated formation  
A belt conveyor leads past a processing station. Printing products lie on the conveyor belt in an imbricated formation, each printing product lying on the preceding one with edges to of the...
5356129 Press feeding apparatus  
A conveying mechanism for a press having sucker fingers which lift horizontally positioned items. The mechanism having two conveying sections for supporting imbricately arranged items, the first...
5336041 Storage and retrieval device and method for imbricated planar articles  
A device for stacking and destacking a stream of imbricated, substantially planar, flexible units to form or destack a layered stack. The device is a stacker, adapted to receive a stream of units...
5308052 Device for feeding a stack of flat articles on edge to de-stacker head of an automatic sorting machine and a method of operating this device  
The present invention concerns a device for feeding a stack of flat articles on edge, especially mail items, to a de-stacker head provided with a support surface, the device comprising a main feed...
5288067 Method and apparatus for conveying an imbricated stream of sheets to a sheet processing machine  
A method and apparatus for adjusting the suction pressure drawn through a conveyor belt which conveys a stream of underlapping sheets to an alignment station where sheets are aligned prior to...
5282613 Signature stream feeding apparatus  
In order to accommodate either a loose lift of signatures or, alternatively, a signature log for the purpose of stream feeding a supply of signatures to a packer box on a binding line in an...
5165676 Fabric stack shingler  
A method and apparatus for disclosed for shingling stacks composed of flexible planar objects, such as fabric workpieces. The stack is placed over an axis connecting two hinged support surfaces...
5161792 Machine for transforming a stack of signatures into a shingled stream  
A machine for converting a group of marginally registered signatures into a shingled stream which is fed to the hopper of a binding machine includes a main frame and several conveyors located in...
5152519 Pivoting separator stone for singulating feeder  
Apparatus for singulating documents seriatim. The apparatus includes: a frame; a device for feeding documents from an upstream position to a downstream position; a separating roller rotatably...
5150891 Shingle device for use in multi-pass sorting machine  
A shingling device for use in a mail document sorting apparatus includes a first conveyor belt for receiving a vertical stack of sorted documents. A guide element is oblique to the conveyor belt...
5143225 Carrier sequenced bar code sorter for documents  
A multi-pass sorting machine includes a housing or supporting structure which has the configuration of an A-Frame. The A-Frame structure has a slanting front side supporting several individually...
5129643 Apparatus for stacking pasted battery plates  
Battery plates from the high speed output conveyor of a pasted plate making machine are deposited onto a lower speed first conveyor in an overlapped fashion to create a shingled stream of plates....
5044499 Machine and method for packaging folded swabs  
This process is outstanding in that paper in the form of a roll (B) double the width of the bag (S) to be obtained is used, the unrolled strip is separated into two equal widths (B1) (B2), the two...
5039081 Squaring and aligning assembly for a corrugated sheet unstacking and feeding apparatus  
A squaring and aligning assembly for the transfer frame of a corrugated sheet stacking and feeding apparatus is mounted within a transverse guide member in the form of an elongated channel....
5039078 Separating and feeding garment parts  
Apparatus for the seriatim separation and feeding of garment parts from a shingled stack of the parts to a predetermined destination. Comprising the apparatus is a movable hold down mechanism for...
5033729 Mechanism for the handling and singulating of flat materials  
The present invention is directed to a mechanism for the handling of and the singulating of a stack or plurality of aligned and substantially flat materials such as for example, sheets of paper,...
4984677 Device for transferring objects from a conveyor to a collection device  
A device for transferring objects, such as filled bags, from a conveyor to a collection device, such as a box, placed below the conveyor comprises two conveyor belts (1, 2) placed adjacent to each...
4973039 Device for retarding sheet stacks  
In a conveyor system, a retarder device (1) with a braking gap (40) for the passage of sheet stacks (4) collated with an overlap and regulated by a controller (35) via an actuator (33), the width...
4928946 Vertical feed mechanism for documents  
An improved document feed mechanism for feeding documents in a vertical direction through at least two stations including a device for shingling the documents in at least one station by having...
4905981 Apparatus for changing the position of printed products arranged in an imbricated formation  
The apparatus for changing the position of printed products arranged in an imbricated formation comprises two band conveyors arranged in tandem as viewed in the conveying direction, and a...
4903600 Product collator imbricator and printer  
An in-line array of product dispensers overlie a conveyor belt. An ink jet printer overlies the conveyor belt downstream of the product dispensers. Information identifying the product dispensers...
4851075 Machines for collating forms  
A machine for providing a collation of a series of forms with partial overlap defined by a predetermined stagger from a continuous web of such forms has; a tractor feed for feeding the web into a...
4832179 Conveyor systems  
A conveyor system for conveying relatively planar articles, e.g. biscuits, comprises a first conveyor comprising a pair of runs of endless belts having operative surfaces defining a first path for...
4809964 Apparatus and method for converting bundled signatures to a shingled stream  
Bundled signatures are placed on a first set of conveyor belts which move the signature bundle to a shingling station. A pair of side belts at the shingling station are spaced so that the...
4795297 Apparatus for feeding boards  
An apparatus for feeding boards, said apparatus being provided with reversing arm means 23 which comprises a table 21 and a conveyance surface 22, said conveyance surface making an obtuse angle...
4783065 Feeder apparatus for feeding sheet material sections  
Feeder apparatus for feeding sheet material sections successively into a receiving hopper from a bundle of stacked sheet material sections. The apparatus includes a receiving section for receiving...
4776577 Shingling of delicate conveyed sheet material  
A vacuum shingler for a plurality of sheets (9) traveling in succession through an upstream infeed nip (13) is provided with a vacuum modulating control which applies sheet slow-down forces...
4770407 Apparatus and method for merging two signature streams  
An apparatus and method for merging two separate streams of flat paper products or the like into a single stream of such products are disclosed, and wherein first and second longitudinally...
4768768 Apparatus for processing printed products using a mobile winding and unwinding band storage unit  
The winding core mounted to be rotatable and removable in a mobile storage unit, is placed into rotation by means of a drive roll which engages at the outer surface or circumference of the widing...

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