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7220094 Transfer device for cylindrical stacks of products arranged on an edge  
A transfer device for transferring stacks (4, 4a, 4b, 5, 5a, 5b), which have a cylindrical external shape, of products resting on one of their edges between a conveyor (1) set upstream for advance...
7066317 Conveyance unit and boxing unit having the same  
A placing apparatus having first and second rear end holding members is provided between a loading apparatus that loads items in an upright position and a conveyance apparatus downstream. These...
6971839 Machine and method for grouping products in stacks having a pre-set length  
A machine and a method for carrying out portioning of products in stacks having a pre-set length. One or more portioning stations are provided, in which there are present at least two elements for...
6808361 Apparatus and method for stacking food portions  
An apparatus for the counting and stacking of food portions in preparation for packaging, and without human intervention, including a conveyor for receiving and moving food portions therealong to...
6755606 Jogging apparatus  
An improved jogger includes a sidewall with a guide groove, a chain defining a closed path including a sloped loading end and a straight transport section, the sloped loading end being angled...
6419442 Mechanism and method for forming a stack of articles  
A method and apparatus for stacking articles in a side-by-side stack and feeding the stacks to a discharge conveyor. Articles such as video cassette containers or CD containers, are conveyed in an...
6339910 Device for the insertion of products into a packaging container  
A device for insertion of products into a packaging container in a packaging machine comprises an insertion plunger which is guided along a certain path parallel to the product and a cover element...
6302638 Combined pushing mechanism and dead plate for stacker accumulation tray  
A retractable arm serves as a combined pushing mechanism and dead plate for holding and moving articles that have been stacked onto an accumulation tray for a stacking station in an article...
6296437 Discharge stacking station for sortation conveying system  
A discharge stacking station for a sortation conveying system uses a reciprocating stacking member to stack orders of articles onto an accumulation tray for the station in an aligned series....
6290453 Unit for feeding flat diecut blanks of wrapping material to a user machine  
A unit for feeding flat diecut blanks of wrapping material to a user machine is equipped with a conveyor by which blanks disposed on edge transversely to a given feed direction and ordered in a...
6254332 Nut feeder for feeding nuts for resistance welding  
The present invention discloses a nut feeder for the feeding of nuts for resistance welding. A stopper 12 is provided which is so energized as to enter into the inside of a chute 7 from a...
6217276 Device for nesting taco shells  
The invention relates to a device for nesting taco shells, comprising: a stop for positioning a first taco shell, a pusher for urging taco shells toward the stop, pusher drive means for moving the...
6161830 Method and apparatus for stacking mixed mail  
A mixed mail stacking method and apparatus using a nip to ingest incoming mailpieces, a set of rollers to move the ingested mailpieces toward a registration wall, and a sensor upstream from the...
5897292 Apparatus and method for forming arrays of articles for packaging  
A method of forming arrays of articles comprising providing a stacker having a plurality of compartments for receiving the articles, the stacker traveling along a closed loop path; transporting a...
5893701 Method and apparatus for forming groups of work products  
A method and apparatus for forming groups of work products from a row of closely spaced, aligned, and a vertical edge standing work products is disclosed. A separator knife (37) is inserted into...
5873693 Packaging apparatus for article goods fed in stacks  
An apparatus for packaging article goods fed in a stack comprises a feeding table for introducing the goods with the individual articles in an upright position in the form of a continuous stack,...
5709525 Envelope stacker  
In an envelope stacker, a pusher mechanism continuously applies a force to the envelope flap for sealing the envelope. The stacker is comprised of a horizontal deck, a rear wall, and a plate for...
5674049 Roll handling apparatus  
A roll handling apparatus, including a roll handling cart, a C-hook assembly and a tiltable upender assembly is disclosed. The roll handling cart receives a plurality of spaced rolls, for example,...
5669482 Trailing end air hold-up assembly  
An article hold-up assembly for use with an article handling apparatus to maintain at least one article defining a trailing end of a group of articles in an abutting orientation with a group as...
5595280 Method and device for forming groups of flat articles on edge  
A method and device for forming groups of flat articles on edge, whereby articles, laid flat, arranged with a first spacing on a conveyor surface, and forming a first succession traveling in a...
5551834 Pressure roller mechanism for stacking apparatus  
In an envelope stacker, a normal force roller mechanism drives a mail piece vertically then retracts without adding significant torque to the stacker. The normal force roller mechanism is...
5474168 Stacking apparatus and method that reorients product units along a generally helical line while being conveyed from a loading station to an unloading station  
A method and apparatus for stacking and conveying product units. The product units are conveyed on a conveyor from a loading station to an unloading station. The conveyor has a number of paddles...
5395207 Article handling device  
An article handling device for handling identical articles having one end that is thicker than the other end entering the device along a supply path containing a plurality of identically aligned...
5358232 Method and device for producing defined stacks of folded or unfolded sheets  
The method and the device serves for the production of defined stacks of folded or unfolded sheets. The individually supplied sheets are placed on edge onto a horizontal table whereby the...
5176244 High speed variable count mechanical stacker  
A pair of closed loop chains running in parallelism have uniformly spaced apart paddles on them for transporting an article such as a pad between each paddle to a pad ejection station. A shaft...
5131645 Sweeper assembly for document conveyor system  
A sweeper assembly for use in a document conveyor system having belt conveyor means operative to convey generally flat documents in upstanding on-edge relation to a stacker station. The sweeper...
5000656 Method and apparatus for storing stacks of articles and subsequently unstacking the articles and feeding the articles to working equipment  
An apparatus for stacking and storing articles and subsequently unstacking the articles. The apparatus includes a first conveyor to convey a plurality of articles, and a plurality of secondary...
4993916 High speed stacking apparatus  
A high speed apparatus for stacking articles in a side by side relation and transfering the stack to a conveyor. Each article is fed onto a pair of spaced support members and against a movable...
4951934 Device for stacking sheet-like articles such as letters  
The invention relates to a device for stacking flat articles, such as postal items. First guide (9), which form part of a stacker head (7) and which bound a stack of articles (2) already stacked...
4921398 Apparatus for stacking and conveying wafer-like articles  
An apparatus for forming consecutive groups of face-to-face stacked, flat articles includes an input conveyor for advancing the articles arranged in a flat-lying orientation and in a column of...
4919588 Sweep stacker  
A stacking apparatus is disclosed which is situated so as to receive elements as they are ejected from an element-forming apparatus. A holder is provided for holding a plurality of the elements in...
4909702 Device for automatically palletizing upright automible wheels  
An automobile wheels automatic loading device according to the present invention provides full automation of pallet preparation and automobile wheels loading work; a lining up apparatus lines up...
4908514 Processing and treating device for x-ray film cassettes  
A handling device for X-ray film cassettes with a sheet shaped receiving material sensitive to X-rays comprises an input slot for introducing a cassette, a separate output slot for removing a...
4861225 Apparatus for stacking articles in a side-by-side relation  
An apparatus for stacking a plurality of articles in a side-to-side relation. The articles are conveyed in an upright end-to-end relation on a conveyor and a bin or article receiving member is...
4861226 Apparatus for stacking articles and feeding the stacks to a discharge site  
An apparatus for stacking small articles in a side-by-side stack and feeding the stacks to a discharge conveyor. A plurality of articles, such as small video cassette containers, are conveyed in...
4805894 Stacking methods and apparatus  
Methods and apparatus for stacking predetermined sheets of various intermixed sizes in a stacking location by advancement of stacking devices into that location, selectively guide further sheets...
4772003 Apparatus for stacking signatures or the like  
An apparatus for stacking signatures or the like includes a guide plate having a predetermined angle of inclination and a conveyor for successively loading signatures onto the upper end of the...
4708568 Apparatus for supplying flattened boxes to a packaging machine  
A supply device for supplying flattened boxes (1) to a packaging machine, equipped for the re-supply of the boxes (1), comprising apparatus for feeding a line (4) of boxes along a magazine (2)...
4500245 Machine for accumulating edgewise supported articles  
A machine for forming a slug of edgewise supported flat articles. The machine includes a table above which the articles of the slug are accumulated. Paired conveyor belt means advance the articles...
4460305 Strip stacker  
A strip stacker for stacking in parallel planes, plate like strips of electronic components. The machine has a trap door onto which the plate like strips are placed in succession. Each time a...
4427145 Packing of nail plates  
A stacking machine and method for pairing and stacking metal plates having teeth struck out and protruding therefrom, which plates are commonly referred to as nail plates. The nail plates that are...
4367997 Device for creating batches of flat workpieces such as box blanks  
A device for piling up flat workpieces especially box blanks characterized by a conveyor for transporting the box blanks in at least one stream of staggered blanks, a device for braking and...
4273491 Device for storage of flat objects  
Apparatus for stacking and storing a plurality of flat objects, such as letters. The apparatus includes at least one storage box and a loading device designed to transport the flat objects from a...
4271012 Automatic embossing system  
Automatic card embossing apparatus includes a rotatable embossing wheel carrying about its periphery punch and die pairs for all characters available for embossing. Each character position of the...
4269555 Device for discharging stacked fins from a transporter  
An apparatus for producing, collecting and transporting platelike fins, including fin forming means for simultaneously forming plural fins in adjacent side-by-side relationship from sheet...
4258909 Apparatus for converting a stream of partly overlapping sheets into a row of overlapping sheets  
Apparatus for the conversion of a stream of partly overlapping sheets into a row of fully overlapping sheets has a first conveyor which transports a growing row of sheets at right angles to the...
4178121 Repetitive-cycle object handling apparatus  
Repetitive-cycle object handling apparatus which includes, in combination, a feed station for accommodating a stack of slab-like objects of regular geometry, which are subjected to a feed force...
4172531 Apparatus for transforming a stream of overlapping paper sheets into a staple of sheets  
Apparatus for conversion of a stream of partly overlapping sheets into a row of fully overlapping sheets has a first conveyor which transports a growing row of sheets at right angles to the planes...
4141193 Horizontal diaper grouper  
Apparatus for use with a pad stacking and packing machine for diapers or the like includes means for tipping vertical pad stacks on end and grouping two stacks together in a horizontal row or...
4125253 Method of providing a stack of predetermined length and apparatus for performing said method  
From a printing machine a stream of printing products is received. To build up a stack of predetermined length a plurality of part-stacks is successively composed from the incoming stream. Each of...

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