Global Patent Index - EP 3269262 A1

EP 3269262 A1 20180117 - A TURNING UNIT AND A METHOD AND AN APPARATUS FOR EMPTYING OF TRAY FILLED WITH ROD LIKE ARTICLES OF THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY

Title (en)

A TURNING UNIT AND A METHOD AND AN APPARATUS FOR EMPTYING OF TRAY FILLED WITH ROD LIKE ARTICLES OF THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY

Title (de)

DREHEINHEIT SOWIE VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUM ENTLEEREN EINER MIT STABARTIGEN ARTIKELN DER TABAKVERARBEITENDEN INDUSTRIE GEFÜLLTEN SCHRAGE

Title (fr)

UNITÉ DE RETOURNEMENT ET PROCÉDÉ ET APPAREIL PERMETTANT DE VIDER UN PLATEAU REMPLI D'ARTICLES EN FORME DE TIGE DE L'INDUSTRIE DU TABAC

Publication

EP 3269262 A1 20180117 (EN)

Application

EP 16179249 A 20160713

Priority

EP 16179249 A 20160713

Abstract (en)

A turning unit (10) designed to turn over a tray (3, 13) for rod like articles (R) of the tobacco industry, provided with a rotating shaft (12), gripping members (15L, 15R, 16L, 16R, 18) designed to grip the tray (3, 13), attached to the rotating shaft (12), with the gripping members being adapted in such a way that they make it possible to hold the tray (3, 13) during the turning of the tray (3, 13), characterised in that the turning unit (10) is provided with a holding mechanism (10A) adapted to move the gripping members (15L, 15R, 16L, 16R, 18) together with the held tray (3, 13) transversely to the axis (12A) of the rotating shaft (12). The object of the application is also an apparatus (1) and a method using the turning unit (10).

IPC 8 full level

A24C 5/356 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

A24C 5/356 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR

Designated extension state (EPC)

BA ME

DOCDB simple family (publication)

EP 3269262 A1 20180117; EP 3269262 A8 20180404

DOCDB simple family (application)

EP 16179249 A 20160713