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Number: 221/9
Name: Article dispensing > Automatic control
Description: Article dispensers having means to sense a condition (or absence thereof) or a change of condition, which condition may or may not change, said means causing operation or control of a separate device for effecting a control function on the dispenser.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
221/12 Of article releasing outlet closure 76
221/13 Of discharge assistant operation 240
221/10 Of supply to dispenser 62

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8694153 Method and laboratory system for handling sample tube racks Apr. 8, 2014
8626338 Public use pet tag marking kiosk Jan. 7, 2014
8600546 Public use pet tag marking kiosk Dec. 3, 2013
8600549 Automatic drug dispensing and dosing time reminder device Dec. 3, 2013
8565926 Multiple volatile material dispensing device and operating methodologies therefore Oct. 22, 2013
8558659 Urgent access medication dispensing station Oct. 15, 2013
8538580 Sheet product dispensers and methods for controlling the dispensers Sep. 17, 2013
8499967 Methods and apparatus for dispensing solid articles Aug. 6, 2013
8485391 Theft deterrent system Jul. 16, 2013
8468777 Tablet filling device Jun. 25, 2013
8453874 Pill dispensing apparatus Jun. 4, 2013
8438085 Communications techniques for an intelligent digital audiovisual reproduction system May. 7, 2013
8424716 Wristband applicator Apr. 23, 2013
8423174 Method and laboratory system for handling sample tube racks Apr. 16, 2013
8393495 Dispenser of automatically distributing various shaped tablets in medicine packing machine and tablet dispensing method thereof Mar. 12, 2013
8360273 Cutlery utensil dispenser Jan. 29, 2013
8360274 Negative pressure type medication delivering device and medication dispensing device and system using the same Jan. 29, 2013
8281553 Automated medicine storage and medicine introduction/discharge management system Oct. 9, 2012
8264335 Device attached to a blister Sep. 11, 2012
8251629 Medication dispensing apparatus Aug. 28, 2012
8255089 Multiple volatile material dispensing device and operating methodologies therefore Aug. 28, 2012
8249959 Communications techniques for an intelligent digital audiovisual reproduction system Aug. 21, 2012
8220658 Device and method for evaporating water from a compressor Jul. 17, 2012
8201736 Automatic dispensing machine and method for its operation Jun. 19, 2012
8197762 Method of dispensing a volatile material Jun. 12, 2012
8149096 Medication container and dosing monitor Apr. 3, 2012
8145547 Method of communications for an intelligent digital audiovisual playback system Mar. 27, 2012
8145351 Storage dispenser for objects Mar. 27, 2012
8133434 Air treatment device utilizing a sensor for activation and operation Mar. 13, 2012
8090471 Secure medicament dispensing cabinet, method and system Jan. 3, 2012
8079494 Delivery system Dec. 20, 2011
8052011 Apparatus and method for dispensing bags Nov. 8, 2011
7950206 Pill dispenser with canisters having electronically readable/writeable identification May. 31, 2011
7930064 Automated drug discrimination during dispensing Apr. 19, 2011
7930066 Automated pharmacy admixture system (APAS) Apr. 19, 2011
7918068 Tablet filling instrument Apr. 5, 2011
7861492 Tablet filling device Jan. 4, 2011
7857207 System and method for financial transactions Dec. 28, 2010
7856289 Method and apparatus for conserving power consumed by a vending machine utilizing audio signal detection Dec. 21, 2010
7848846 Medicine supply apparatus Dec. 7, 2010
7837058 Product transport system for a vending machine Nov. 23, 2010
7802698 Apparatus to insert articles into bags Sep. 28, 2010
7805216 Secure medicament dispensing cabinet, method and system Sep. 28, 2010
7801745 Methods and apparatus for increasing and/or monitoring a party's compliance with a schedule for taking medicines Sep. 21, 2010
7789267 Vacuum pill dispensing cassette and counting machine Sep. 7, 2010
7787986 Communication network for use in automatically delivering prescriptions Aug. 31, 2010
7787988 Method and system for accomplishing product detection Aug. 31, 2010
7783383 Automated pharmacy admixture system (APAS) Aug. 24, 2010
7753229 Vacuum pill dispensing cassette and counting machine Jul. 13, 2010
7726514 Automated article dispensation mechanism Jun. 1, 2010

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