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Self-balanced apparatus for hoisting and positioning loads, with six
degrees of freedom
An apparatus for hoisting and positioning a load in a self-balanced manner regardless of the position of its center of gravity. The apparatus comprises an upper...
Elevator arrangement and a method
An elevator arrangement includes first and second movable elevator units, the first unit being an elevator car and the second unit being a counterweight, and a...
Suspension anchoring in an elevator system
An elevator system has at least one elevator car and at least one counterweight connected by a suspension device, both of which can be counter-directionally...
Elevator installation and a method for controlling elevators
The invention relates to an elevator installation and also to a method for controlling elevators. In the method a run plan is formed for driving elevator cars...
Elevator group management device
An elevator group management device includes: an existing car control device controlling an existing car; a newly-installed car control device controlling a...
System for measuring payout length of an elongate member
A system for calculating and displaying a length of payout of an elongate member upon a reel is provided. The system includes a rotatable reel wherein rotation...
Intermittent weaving splicer
Woven products using combined materials are provided. An intermittent weaving splicer terminates and combines materials having different functional and/or...
Method for creating a fold preparation pattern, computer for implementing
the method and system having the computer
A method for creating a fold preparation pattern includes supplying job-specific signature characteristics to a computer and determining job-specific cutting...
Sheet processing apparatus and image forming system having plural roller
A sheet processing apparatus includes a conveyance roller pair that rotates in a certain direction to convey a sheet, a first normal-reverse rotation roller...
Sheet ejecting device, image forming system, and sheet ejecting method
A sheet ejecting device includes: a sheet ejecting unit configured to eject a sheet; a stacking unit on which the sheet that is ejected by the ejecting unit is...
Control device for controlling sheet conveyance operation during printing,
method for controlling control...
A control device includes a detection unit configured to detect a position of a fed sheet in a direction intersecting with a conveyance direction of the sheet,...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a conveyance sensor disposed near a pair of conveyance rollers so as to accurately detect an amount of movement of the...
Sheet conveyance apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet conveyance apparatus includes an apparatus body, a sheet stacking portion including an engagement portion, provided to be insertable to/removable from...
Cheque processing device
Disclosed is a cheque processing device, including: a base, a frame located at the top face of the base and forming a U-shaped paper passage, and multiple sets...
Paper-sheet feeding unit
A paper-sheet feeding unit includes: a feed roller configured to be rotated when feeding out a paper sheet, the feed roller having a high friction portion...
Drawer unit, and image forming apparatus using the drawer unit
A drawer unit including a housing and a drawer inserted into the housing in inserting direction and drawn therefrom in drawing direction is provided. A locking...
Method and device for combining an auxiliary stack and a main stack,
sheet-fed printing press or sheet punching...
A method and a device for combining an auxiliary stack and a main stack include a rake carrying the auxiliary stack and being abruptly movable out of a stack...
Paper feeding device and image forming apparatus
A gear engagement mechanism of a life device includes a lifting member interlocking with a lifting tray to linearly move in a vertical direction, and a gear...
Sheet feed devices and image recording apparatus comprising such sheet
A sheet feed device has a tray with holding surface for holding sheets, a feed unit for feeding sheets from the tray, and a separation plate. The separation...
Systems for sensing sheet restraint position
An imaging device having a sheet restraint sensing system is disclosed. The system includes a frame having an opening, a linear sensor strip located on the...
Automated truck unloader for unloading/unpacking product from trailers and
An automatic truck unloader for unloading/unpacking product, such as boxes or cases, from trailers and containers is disclosed. In one embodiment, a mobile base...
A stacker-reclaimer apparatus for handling bulk material at a storage site includes a central tower having a vertical axis, a stacker boom rotatably mounted to...
Material handling system
A material collection unit for a material handling system is disclosed. The material collection unit includes an elongated housing section, a separator, and an...
Method for transferring objects onto a substrate by means of a compact
film of particles
A method of transferring objects onto a substrate, or a moving substrate, the objects to be transferred being placed in a transfer area including an inlet and...
Article carrier apparatus
The present subject matter relates to article carriers for use in grading apparatus and in particular, but not exclusively, for use in grading fruit. The...
A singulator has been realized which comprises a diverger module extending between an inlet station and an outlet station; the diverger module is configured to...
Packaging system for pharmaceutical dispenser and associated method
A packaging system and associated method for use with a pharmaceutical dispenser provides a turnkey solution for packaging pharmaceutical products such as solid...
Pusher system for a strapping machine
The present invention includes a housing, multiple conveyors, and a driving system. The conveyors are provided for a working object to be moved on the...
Unjamming system for product feeders
An unjamming system is used in connection with mass-produced parts fed through a process by a rotating bowl feeder. The bowl feeder has a bowl with an axis of...
Belt misalignment sensing and sensor status sensing apparatus and method
A misaligned belt sensing apparatus determines when a conveyor belt becomes misaligned, indicating repair or replacement are required. At least one sensing...
Conveyor belt monitor
The conveyor belt monitor includes sensors and motion detectors for monitoring the condition of the conveyor belt of a conveyor belt system. The monitor...
The present disclosure relates to a workpiece carrier for a workpiece conveying device for the transportation of workpieces, especially for heavy workpieces,...
Conveyor chain, in particular a can conveyor chain
A conveyor chain, in particular a can conveyor chain, comprises chain links, which are interconnected by a respective chain hinge, and laterally projecting...
Inventory system with climate-controlled inventory
An inventory system includes a first inventory holder positioned in a first climate-controlled zone of a workspace that is at a below-freezing temperature. The...
Rubbish collection vehicle with an improved container lifter
A container lifter and a low-encumbrance rubbish collection bin that can be used for a rear loading rubbish collection vehicle.
Element for eliminating turbulent behavior of liquid in a holder
The present invention relates to essential details of the design of an inflatable element (5), which can neither be moved nor deformed by the liquid (3), to its...
Fire-stopping and fire-smothering storage container
A fire-stopping and fire-smothering storage container housing an inner space for storing materials which is defined, relative to the outside space (2), by a...
Packaging box for LCD panel components
A packaging box for liquid crystal display (LCD) panel components includes a body. A sidewall of the body is configured with a neck. The packaging box further...
Method and apparatus for vending clothes
A nightwear vending machine to be placed in and around the grounds of all hospitals, clinics and health care centers in the UK. The vending machine will sell...
Kit for fluffing a cleaning implement
A kit containing at least one cleaning article and a package therefor. The cleaning article has a layer of tow fibers and a layer of sheet material, joined...
Package for cigarettes, and method for producing same
An aroma-tight cigarette pack with an outer pack (12) configured in the form of a hinge-lid box, and also with an inner pack (11) configured in the form of a...
Cigarette package and method of producing same
A cigarette package is provided with a box body and a tongue lid. The tongue lid includes a top wall and a tongue wherein the top wall closes an open end of the...
A double-aerosol device including: inner containers that separately store a plurality of types of hair treatment compositions used by mixing as hair dye, a...
Clamping device for a sprayer can
A clamping device for a sprayer can is provided, including a shell body. The shell body includes a grip portion and a clamping portion for clamping one end of a...
Self air evacuating system
In combination with a container having predetermined shape, the improvement comprising an apparatus for evacuating air from the container and for sealing the...
Reaction chamber for exothermic material
A chamber for reacting exothermic material is disclosed, the chamber comprising a multilevel structure including at least: a receptacle for storing the...
Tray having limiting structures
A tray having limiting structures for positioning an open cell LCD panel is disclosed. The tray includes a main body of tray. The main body of tray has a recess...
Bag in box packaging having an inserted panel for receiving a spout of the
A bag in box packaging including a flexible bag and an outer carton. The flexible bag defines a cavity, with a spout coupled thereto providing access to the...
Re-closable, tamper-resistant, stand-up package
A re-closable, stand-up package with a tamper-evident opening system. Production of the package originates from only two feed rolls. One roll is a flexible film...
Childproof blister package with controlled opening
The present invention relates to a blister package consisting of a lower web in which a row of cavities is provided, and an upper web which is welded to the...