Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Object assembly device for assembling rolling objects










Image Number 7 for United States Patent #6405894.

A object assembly device automatically assembles a collection of rolling objects of identical size and shape. The assembly device includes a collection hopper having an inlet for receiving rolling objects, and an outlet below the inlet for discharging rolling objects. An object assembler is rotatably mounted within the hopper between the inlet and the outlet. The assembler defines a single-line travel channel having an entrance end and an exit end, and a width sufficient to accommodate no more than a single line of rolling objects moving downstream in succession from the entrance end of the travel channel to the exit end. Objects entering the travel channel from the inlet of the hopper are discharged through the outlet of the hopper in an assembled single-line condition. A drive shaft is provided for rotating the object assembler relative to the collection hopper to avoid obstructing accumulation of rolling objects at the entrance end of the travel channel.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Subpixel-based image down-sampling
Electronic component and reflected-wave cancelling method
Charging seat having cleaning member
Multi-band dipole antenna
Epilation apparatus
Superconducting magnetizer
Method of generating integrated circuit model
  Randomly Featured Patents
Field effect transistor with a high cut-off frequency
Rescue suit
Wafer plane detection of lithographically significant contamination photomask defects
Magnetic connector
Stable circulating histamine levels
Variable-gain amplifier with high linearity as to gain variations
Semiconductor device with different lattice properties
Heat transfer sheets
Optical-type position detecting device, hand apparatus, and touch panel
Method of enhancing network transmission on a priority-enabled frame-based communications network