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Number: 221/172
Name: Article dispensing > With orienting > By manipulation of successive individual articles > Gravitating articles contacting fixed abutments
Description: Devices in which the articles are moved along a path of travel by the force of gravity and in which the means acting to turn the articles are stationary elements which are interposed in said path of travel and which successively engage and turn such of said articles as are not oriented as desired.










Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8701932 Cutlery dispenser trays Apr. 22, 2014
8397945 Dispensing container Mar. 19, 2013
8272533 No touch utensil dispenser Sep. 25, 2012
8267491 Vending machine compartment assembly Sep. 18, 2012
8186542 Medicine supply apparatus and tablet case May. 29, 2012
8079291 Fastener feeder with fastener size screening Dec. 20, 2011
7861889 Thin-part feeding device Jan. 4, 2011
7857163 Drug dispenser Dec. 28, 2010
7523594 Systems and methods for packaging solid pharmaceutical and/or nutraceutical products and automatically arranging the solid pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products in a linear transmission sy Apr. 28, 2009
7350668 Disc dispensing apparatus Apr. 1, 2008
7156256 Item taking-out container Jan. 2, 2007
6739476 Ampoule storage container May. 25, 2004
6685052 Feeding apparatus for chip component Feb. 3, 2004
RE37405 Parts feeder Oct. 9, 2001
6286715 Transparent front vending machine Sep. 11, 2001
6035519 System and method for orienting a threaded insert Mar. 14, 2000
5860563 Medicine vial dispenser Jan. 19, 1999
5845810 Feeder track assembly Dec. 8, 1998
5579951 Apparatus for orienting and loading solid compact medicaments Dec. 3, 1996
5568881 Pipette tip dispenser Oct. 29, 1996
5458260 Cartridge tube display unit Oct. 17, 1995
5392954 Rivet setting machine Feb. 28, 1995
5379915 Apparatus for storing and dispensing chalk Jan. 10, 1995
5234127 Pneumatic automatic fastener feeder Aug. 10, 1993
5160066 Apparatus for aligning electronic component chips Nov. 3, 1992
5102009 Small-article feed machine Apr. 7, 1992
5080257 Apparatus for automatically dispensing cones and the like, destined to contain ice cream Jan. 14, 1992
5065898 Apparatus for orienting and injecting fasteners Nov. 19, 1991
4998911 Lid alignment and fixing apparatus Mar. 12, 1991
4993588 Apparatus for separating objects of the same kind, in particular electronic components such as integrated circuits Feb. 19, 1991
4983098 Separating and feeding a preformed container from a nested stack Jan. 8, 1991
4979640 Apparatus for aligning/supplying electronic component chips Dec. 25, 1990
4744455 Dispenser and component feeder May. 17, 1988
4744491 Device for the distribution of cartridges in a cartridge carrier for a coffee machine May. 17, 1988
4732296 Track feed arrangement for an automatic screw feeding machine Mar. 22, 1988
4718319 Arrangement for the orienting of the open ends of hollow bodies Jan. 12, 1988
4708071 Ring positioning apparatus for sewing machine Nov. 24, 1987
4609094 Apparatus for sorting cylindrical work pieces having a longitudinal flat according to their rotational orientation Sep. 2, 1986
4514959 Apparatus and method for aligning and packaging elongated articles May. 7, 1985
4511058 Spoke dispenser for spoked wheels in a spoke-fitting machine Apr. 16, 1985
4458801 Method and apparatus for changing the orientation of cans Jul. 10, 1984
4343388 Apparatus for sorting articles Aug. 10, 1982
4265072 Apparatus for charging receptacles with items of like size and shape May. 5, 1981
3940014 Feeding method and apparatus for containers Feb. 24, 1976











 
 
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