Global Patent Index - EP 1015321 A1

EP 1015321 A1 2000-07-05 - FEEDER MECHANISM AND HOPPER FOR TWO DIFFERENT TYPES OF CARTONS

Title (en)

FEEDER MECHANISM AND HOPPER FOR TWO DIFFERENT TYPES OF CARTONS

Title (de)

ZUFÜHRANORDNUNG UND MAGAZIN FÜR ZWEI VERSCHIEDENE SCHACHTELTYPEN

Title (fr)

MECANISME D'ALIMENTATION ET TREMIE POUR DEUX TYPES DIFFERENTS D'EBAUCHES DE BOITES EN CARTON

Publication

EP 1015321 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98946115 A

Priority

  • GB 9719951 A
  • US 9819523 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9914126A1] An apparatus and method for storing two different types of carton, and for selecting and transferring cartons (10, 30) to be packaged, which apparatus comprises a first hopper (58) for storing a first carton type, a second hopper (60) for storing a second carton type, carton engaging means incorporating means to provide a first position for engaging cartons from the first hopper and a different second position for engaging cartons from the second hopper and transfer means to transfer the cartons from its respective first or second hopper from the infeed end of a packaging machine.

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

B65B 43/14

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65B 43/14 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65B 43/145 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9914126A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9914126 A1 19990325; AT 229909 T 20030115; AU 747330 B2 20020516; AU 9319998 A 19990405; CA 2303949 A1 19990325; CA 2303949 C 20041109; CN 1278772 A 20010103; DE 69810318 D1 20030130; DE 69810318 T2 20030515; DK 1015321 T3 20030407; EP 1015321 A1 20000705; EP 1015321 B1 20021218; ES 2189242 T3 20030701; GB 9719951 D0 19971119; HK 1029560 A1 20030704; HU 0100477 A2 20010628; IL 135142 D0 20010520; JP 2003525816 A 20030902; JP 4005309 B2 20071107; PL 193081 B1 20070131; PL 339410 A1 20001218; PT 1015321 E 20030331; ZA 9808590 B 19990323

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