Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Beverage tray packing system










Image Number 17 for United States Patent #4748791.

A system for packing containers, such as beverage containers, into corresponding transport trays is comprised of a first conveyor track on which the containers are transported and a second conveyor track on which the trays are transported. A portion of the second conveyor track is inclined with respect to the first conveyor track so that the first and the second tracks converge at a predetermined location. A plurality of relatively flat, elongated support members are mounted at the downstream end of the first track adjacent to the predetermined location for journally supporting a discrete group of containers while the containers are being packed into the corresponding tray. The support members are reciprocally movable between a first position at which the support members are fully extended for introducing the containers into the tray and a second position at which the support members are fully retracted for allowing the trailing edge of the corresponding tray to clear the support members as the tray is moved along the inclined portion of the second track after all of the containers of the corresponding group have been packed into the tray. Each group of containers is packed into the corresponding tray into succession from the leading edge to the trailing edge of the tray while the tray is being moved upwardly along the inclined portion of the second track.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Cosmetic or pharmaceutical peptides containing uncoded amino acids and their use in the treatment and/or care of the skin, mucous membranes, or scalp
Dynamic lookup service in a distributed system
Provision of downlink packet access services to user equipment in spread spectrum communication network
Dryer
Polarization-coupled ferroelectric unipolar junction memory and energy storage device
5-HT.sub.3 receptor modulators, methods of making, and use thereof
Signal processing device, signal processing method and program
  Randomly Featured Patents
System and method for orthogonal frequency division multiplexed optical communication
Production process and intermediate of tetrazole compound
Apparatus for drying of articles traveling upon a conveyor
Polar bond head
Magnet system with superconducting field coils
Separator panel for firearm range
Self diverting matrix acid
Manufacturing method of photonic crystal
System and program for generating boolean search formulas
Image processing apparatus and method that may blur a background subject to highlight a main subject