Global Patent Index - EP 0997538 A2

EP 0997538 A2 2000-05-03 - Machine for finishing hides and the like

Title (en)

Machine for finishing hides and the like

Title (de)

Maschine zur Endbearbeitung von Haüte und dergleichen

Title (fr)

Machine pour la finition des peaux et analogues

Publication

EP 0997538 A2 (FR)

Application

EP 99121275 A

Priority

IT VI980206 A

Abstract (en)

The guide (14) tip (15) just ahead of the constriction (2) converges towards it and extends transversely over the full conveyor width. One surface of the tip is close to the skin during operation, without exerting pressure on it. Notches in its surface reduce the area of contact with the skin. Preferred features: Guide notches extend along the direction of motion of the skin or diverge along it, being symmetrical about the center of the guide. Crests reducing contact are rounded or plane. The guide is mounted on sliding supports. When the leading edge of the skin rises, it is driven by the textured cylinder, turning it back against the guide (14) which can move. A microswitch detects guide movement, stopping the machine.

Abstract (fr)

Cette machine comprend une zone resserrée (2) d'introduction de peaux (1), définie par un rouleau gravé (3) et par un tapis transporteur (4) inférieur, des moyens d'amenée des peaux vers ladite zone resserrée, notamment, une paire de tapis opposés (5, 6), ledit cylindre gravé (3) étant muni d'une racle (8) qui contient un liquide de finition (9) et tourne à l'opposé de l'avancement de la peau (1) et du tapis transporteur (4). Cette machine comprend un organe de guidage (14) placé immédiatement en amont de la zone resserrée (2) et muni d'une extrémité (15) qui pénètre dans ladite zone, une première surface (16) de ladite extrémité convergente (15) étant placée, en service, à proximité de la portion de peau (17) placée immédiatement en amont de la zone resserrée, sans exercer de pression sur la peau elle-même, ladite première surface (16) présentant des moyens (18) de réduction de l'aire de contact entre ladite peau et ladite surface, notamment des entailles. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

C14B 17/06; C14B 1/56

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

C14B 1/56 (2006.01); C14B 17/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

C14B 17/06 (2013.01); C14B 1/56 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0997538 A2 20000503; EP 0997538 A3 20010502; EP 0997538 B1 20040721; AT 271616 T 20040815; DE 69918772 D1 20040826; DE 69918772 T2 20050811; ES 2224526 T3 20050301; IT 1302445 B1 20000905; IT VI980206 A1 20000430

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