|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||364/471 ; 364/468 ; 493/17 ; 493/143|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 23 인용 특허 : 4|
A tray forming machine, including a programmable controller that controls: (a) the movement of tray blanks from a hopper (41) to a conveyor (73) that moves trays from a hopper station (31) through a glue station (33) to a mandrel station (35); (b) the application of glue to tray blanks (43) moved by the conveyor (73) through the glue station (33); and, (c) the formation of the tray blanks (43) into trays at the mandrel station (35), is disclosed. The programmable controller controls the operation of the tray forming machine in accordance with operator in...
A programmable tray forming machine comprising: (A) conveyor means for receiving tray blanks at a hopper station and moving said tray blanks from said hopper station through a glue station to a mandrel station; (B) a hopper located at said hopper station for supplying tray blanks to said conveyor means; (C) controllable tray blank loading means located at said hopper station for moving tray blanks one at a time from said hopper to said conveyor means; (D) controllable glue means located at said glue station for selectively applying glue to tray blanks mo...