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Compensation device and elevator
A compensation device of a traction sheave elevator is provided. The elevator includes a compensation rope running from an elevator car to a compensation sheave...
Elevator safety device and elevator safety device mounting method
A safety supporting body includes: a supporting body main body that is disposed inside a vertical stanchion groove of a car frame; and an engaging portion that...
Electronic device cover with retractable communication modules
An electronic device cover provides a protective cover for an electronic device and also extends and retracts a plurality of audio and data transfer modules at...
Flat cable winding device
Provided is a flat cable winding device which can prevent slack of a flat cable and achieve smooth winding and leading out of the flat cable. A flat cable...
Core intended to be used as a support for a roll of paper
A core intended to be used as a support for a roll of paper, especially toilet paper, is formed by winding at least one strip made of tissue, the strip being...
Apparatus for lifting and supporting an item for holding windable material
Apparatus for lifting and supporting a spool of windable material above a floor includes a pair of supports wherein each support includes a floor-engaging base...
Sheet ejecting device and image forming apparatus
A sheet ejecting device includes a sheet conveyance path, an exit port, at least one ejection roller pair, and a sheet detection portion. The sheet detection...
Post-processing device controlling accumulation of sheet onto processing
tray according to position of stack...
A post-processing device includes a device main body, a processing tray, a placed sheet processing part, a stack tray, a detecting part, a stack tray driving...
Sheet processing device, image forming device provided with the same, and
sheet bonding method
A sheet processing device includes a carry-in path, and a retreat path that branches off from the carry-in path. A bonding device is disposed at a merging point...
Sheet bundle binding processing apparatus and image forming system having
The purpose of the present invention is to provide a sheet bundle binding processing apparatus capable of providing relatively strong bonding when a plurality...
Sheet alignment module and post-processing device comprising such sheet
Sheet alignment module and post-processing device comprising such sheet alignment module for aligning sheets in an operative orientation on a substantially...
Printing apparatus and control method
Sheet discharge preparation is performed in a finisher that is different to the stacking apparatus, before the discharge of sheets to the stacking apparatus is...
Endless clip-strip feed splicer
A splicer machine for feeding strips of closures or clips. The clips formed of flat plastic material, and for receiving portions of flexible bags. More...
Sheet conveying device and image recording apparatus
A sheet conveying device includes a flap pivoting between a first state to contact a first path-defining member and a second state to be separated from a first...
Sheet processing apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet processing apparatus includes an endless belt configured to convey the sheet by coming in contact with an upper surface of the sheet stacked on the...
Manual paper feeder that ensures stable paper feeding operation and image
forming apparatus including the same
A manual paper feeder includes is for installation at a side surface of a main body of an image forming apparatus. When the first auxiliary tray is located at...
Conveying apparatus and printing apparatus
A conveying apparatus has first and second trays arranged on an upstream of a conveyor and configured to support the sheet in contact with the conveyor, a...
Sheet-like object transporting device and ink-jet printer
A sheet-like object transporting device disclosed herein includes a transport plate having suction holes made penetrating therethrough, a fan that sucks in air...
Head curtains for dock shelters or dock seals
Head curtains for dock shelters or dock seals are disclosed. An example dock apparatus disclosed herein includes a curtain to be suspended from a support panel...
A tilting carrier assembly for a finishing process includes a load bar configured to convey a work piece relative to a work station. A skid is configured to...
Installation for transporting containers
An installation for transporting containers, the installation comprising a rotary platform (1, 2) provided in its periphery with slots (7.1, 7.2), a jaw (8.1,...
Automated case flow buffer
An automated flow buffer system includes infeed and discharge shuttle systems. A buffering system is disposed between the infeed shuttle system and the...
Conveyor merge assembly
A conveyor assembly comprising a main conveyor having a first side frame and a second side frame, with the first and/or second side frames including a side...
Method and apparatus for distributing articles in a storage compartment
An apparatus and method for distributing articles made by series production is configured to deliver articles to selected storage positions in side-by-side rows...
Device for sorting products
A device for sorting products having carrier units arranged adjacent to each other and conveying means for supporting and conveying the carrier units. Each...
Device and method for conveying lumpy products
The invention creates a single-track or multiple-track device and a corresponding method for conveying lumpy products in such a way that the products are...
Roller-type conveyor for plastics material pre-forms
An apparatus for the conveying of plastics material containers and, in particular, plastics material pre-forms with a first roller arranged so as to be...
Transport star for containers, container transport section, and system for
An apparatus for conveying containers includes a transport star having a rotor that rotates around a machine axis, transport positions disposed around the star,...
Conveyor system wear indication devices and methods
A wear-indicating conveyor track including an upper surface configured to interface with a moveable conveyor and one or more indicators disposed on or in at...
Medium carrying mechanism
Provided is an inexpensive and lightweight carrying mechanism in which side frames and a guide plate are not required to be formed separately and assembled and...
Provided is a conveying apparatus having simple mechanical and electrical configurations. The conveying apparatus includes: a conveying member that has a...
Conveyor belt including chocking module
A conveyor belt comprising a plurality of modules hingedly connected together includes a first type of module including raised ribs arranged in columns and a...
System for conveying an article using vortex suction units
A system for conveying an article along a transfer path includes at least a first and a second vortex suction unit disposed in sequence in a direction of the...
Cross belt slat sorter
A conveyor sortation system includes a frame and two or more carriages riding along the frame in a travel direction. Each carriage includes a belt and an...
Conveyor comprising two helical tracks connected by a bridging track
A conveyor comprises two helical conveying tracks and a bridging track which connects the two helical conveying tracks to each other such that products can be...
Bulk material handling system and method
A bulk material handling system and method use a horizontal boom frame supporting a conveyor mechanism for bulk material that is slidable relative to the...
Bulk material conveyor belt loading zone and method of loading a bulk
material conveyor belt
A conveyor belt assembly comprises a conveyor belt, a tail pulley, and a transition zone comprising a loading device. The conveyor is looped around the tail...
Apparatus for grasping, lifting and moving a large panel
A panel gripping and lifting device (100) having a clamping assembly (105) having a handle assembly (162) rotatably interrelated with a spaced apart opposing...
Semi-automated inventory transfer station output merge logic
An inventory transfer station is provided in connection with a workspace of an inventory management system. At the inventory transfer station, items are...
Method and apparatus for multi-destination item selection using motes
Method and apparatus for multi-destination pick using motes. In embodiments, each receptacle may be assigned to a destination and may have a mote that may...
Automated storage and retrieval system structure
An automated storage and retrieval system includes an autonomous rover and a multilevel rack structure. The multilevel rack structure includes columns connected...
Dumpster lid opening system
A container has a base plate and front and rear and side walls. A lid with a hinge is located above the front and rear and side walls. A pivot bar is attached...
Secondary containment unit and methods
A modular secondary containment unit that can be adapted to surround an above-ground fluid storage tank and can include a plurality of corner assemblies is...
Container having padded dunnage supports and L-shaped tracks
A container (10a) comprising a metal frame (164) for holding product therein during shipment and being returned for reuse has a base (166) and opposed sides,...
System, a method and a capsule for preparing a pre-determined quantity of
A system and method for preparing a predetermined quantity of beverage suitable for consumption using an extractable product includes at least one disposable...
Capsule for making beverages
A capsule (1) for making beverages comprises a powdered food substance, and comprises a body (2) having a lower wall (3) and a side wall (4), and a lid (6)...
Portion capsule for producing a beverage using a portion capsule
A portion capsule for producing a beverage has a capsule body with a capsule base and a filling side. A cavity for accommodating a pulverulent or liquid...
Rectangular thin panel conveyance unit
A rectangular thin panel conveyance unit includes a plurality of sets of four corner modules, and vibration suppressing bodies for rectangular thin panels in a...
Method of custom fitting an article of footwear and apparatus including a
A method and kit for custom fitting an article of footwear is disclosed. A container holding the article of footwear includes a steaming apparatus that allows a...
Nozzle protector assembly
A decor-able, multiple-configuration protector for the nozzle assembly of a spray can having parts capable of absorbing, deflecting, and/or redirecting damaging...