Global Patent Index - EP 1025916 A1

EP 1025916 A1 2000-08-09 - Self-cleaning infeed system for a machine for visual inspection

Title (en)

Self-cleaning infeed system for a machine for visual inspection

Title (de)

Selbstreinigendes Zuführsystem für optische Prüfvorrichtung

Title (fr)

Système d'alimentation auto-nettoyant pour un dispositif d'inspection visuelle

Publication

EP 1025916 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99200344 A

Priority

EP 99200344 A

Abstract (en)

The invention relates to a self-cleaning infeed system for a machine for visual inspection, and to a machine for visual inspection of discrete bulkproducts, such as beans, peas, shrimps, nuts, raisins and similar, comprising such a self-cleaning infeed system. The self-cleaning infeed system according to the present invention causes a stable feeding in one layer of the discrete bulkproducts to be sorted. The infeed system of the present invention is cleaned during service. <IMAGE>

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

B07C 5/342; B07C 5/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B07C 5/02 (2006.01); B07C 5/342 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B07C 5/3425 (2013.01); B07C 5/02 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

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 1025916 A1 20000809; AU 2652000 A 20000829; WO 0047342 A1 20000817

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