Global patent index - EP 1046138 A1

EP 1046138 A1 2000-10-25 - COMPACT INK-JET FRANKING MACHINE WITH MANUAL INSERTION

Title (en)

COMPACT INK-JET FRANKING MACHINE WITH MANUAL INSERTION

Title (de)

KOMPAKTE FRANKIERMASCHINE MIT TINTENSTRAHLDRUCKER UND EINFÜHRVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

MACHINE D'AFFRANCHISSEMENT COMPACTE A JET D'ENCRE ET A INSERTION MANUELLE

Publication

EP 1046138 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 99939490 A

Priority

  • FR 9902028 W
  • FR 9811425 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: FR2783338A1] The franking machine has a horizontal entry slot for the envelope (6) which is clamped by a vertically mobile plate (3) against a fixed top plate (2) which has a window (2') facing the ink jets (1). A detector (10) senses the insertion of the envelope to start the clamping mechanism. A motorized rake (4) moves the envelope transversely into the printing position.

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

G07B 17/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G07B 17/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G07B 17/00508 (2013.01); G07B 2017/00532 (2013.01); G07B 2017/00564 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0016268A1

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

FR 2783338 A1 20000317; FR 2783338 B1 20001117; AT 376229 T 20071115; CA 2306430 A1 20000323; CA 2306430 C 20070424; DE 69937337 D1 20071129; DE 69937337 T2 20080717; EP 1046138 A1 20001025; EP 1046138 B1 20071017; US 6408744 B1 20020625; WO 0016268 A1 20000323

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