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Manufacturing container or tube from paper; or other manufacturing from a sheet or web

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Class / Patent application numberDescriptionNumber of patent applications / Date published
493051000 CONTAINER MAKING 357
493395000 BENDING 258
493340000 WITH CUTTING, BREAKING, TEARING, OR ABRADING 70
493039000 CIGARETTE FILTER MAKING 33
493003000 CONTROL MEANS ENERGIZED IN RESPONSE TO ACTIVATOR STIMULATED BY CONDITION SENSOR 29
493374000 ASSEMBLING OR DISASSEMBLING OF DISTINCT MEMBERS 28
493269000 TUBE MAKING 20
493309000 CONTAINER OR TUBE ERECTING, OPENING, OR COLLAPSING 14
493320000 WITH PRINTING OR PHOTOGRAPHIC REPRODUCTION 13
493328000 WITH COATING 7
493394000 SECURING 4
20130059713ABSORBENT-BODY MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - An absorbent-body manufacturing apparatus manufactures an absorbent body by depositing absorbent-body material in a plurality of recess sections spaced at an arrangement pitch on an outer circumferential face of a drum. The apparatus has a driving source that drives the drum in synchronization with another apparatus based on a synchronization signal. First and second signal-generating sections repeatedly generate first and second rotational-angle signals based on a rotation of the drum with a rotational angle of the drum as a unit, the rotational angle of the drum corresponding to first and second pitches, respectively. Depending on whether the arrangement pitch is set to the first or second pitch, a controller controls rotational driving operation of the driving source based on the first or second rotational-angle signal and on the synchronization signal.03-07-2013
20110098170CELL-LIKE STRUCTURE MANUFACTURING METHOD, CELL-LIKE STRUCTURE, AND CORRESPONDING EQUIPMENT - Method for manufacturing a cell-like honeycomb structure, formed from a plurality of thermoplastic sheets (04-28-2011
20120157283METHOD FOR TURNING A PLIABLE MEMBER OF AN ARTICLE MOVING ALONG A MACHINE DIRECTION - A method for turning a pliable member extending laterally from a precursor structure is disclosed. The method may include conveying the precursor structure in a machine direction on a conveyor at a conveyance speed, receiving at least a portion of the pliable member onto an operative twisting moving surface defined by a twisted moving belt situated alongside the conveyor, retaining the portion of the pliable member in contact with the operative twisting moving surface, and driving the twisted moving belt at a speed coordinated with the conveyance speed.06-21-2012
20130190157FABRIC FASTENING METHOD AND DEVICE FOR CARRYING OUT THE SAID METHOD - The cloth of different size and form is fixed on a surface, fastening elements are fixed in the body of the cloth preventing their movement along the cloth, the fastening elements are chosen considering the need for multiple folding and prompt fastening of fastening elements in the folded position. A fastening element is folded lengthwise along the rectangular edge of the surface at a 90° angle, then folded again at a 90° angle. In another embodiment a fastening element is folded crosswise along rounded edge of the surface, the edge of the fastening element, after going round the surface, should be adjacent the inner side of the surface. In another embodiment a fastening element is folded crosswise along figured edge of the surface repeating its form, the edge of the fastening element after folding along the edge of the surface, should be adjacent the inner side of the surface.07-25-2013
493468000 TOOL OR TOOL SUPPORT 3
20120077661PROCESSING APPARATUS, AND A METHOD FOR PROCESSING A SHEET MEMBER - A processing apparatus for processing a sheet member used in manufacturing of an absorbent article includes: a rotating roller that rotates with both ends thereof in an axial direction being supported; a sheet-placing portion having a sheet-placing surface on which the sheet member is placed; and a processing portion and a protuberance that are included on a peripheral surface of the rotating roller. The sheet member is processed by being pinched between the sheet-placing surface and the processing portion. The processing portion is located at a side where one end of the rotating roller is positioned with respect to a center of the rotating roller in the axial direction of the rotating roller. The protuberance is located at an other side where an other end of the rotating roller is positioned with respect to the center in the axial direction. The protuberance abuts the sheet-placing surface when the sheet member is pinched between the processing portion and the sheet-placing surface while the rotating roller is rotating.03-29-2012
20120316048ROTARY PROCESSING DEVICE - A rotary processing device that comprises a plurality of processing, an anvil roll arranged facing the processing rolls, and an upstream nip roll and a downstream nip roll arranged on the upstream and downstream of the processing rolls while facing the anvil roll. A belt like body is so carried as to pass through between the upstream nip roll and the anvil roll and, next, through between the processing roll and the anvil roll and, thereafter, through between downstream nip roll and the anvil roll, so as to be processed by the processing rolls.12-13-2012
20130165310DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PROCESSING FLAT PRODUCTS - The device, which serves for processing flat products, particularly separated sheets of paper, includes a device body that is holding a tool, with which the flat products can be processed. The inventive device further includes a tool bearing that is connected to the device body and that includes at least one bearing drive unit, a control unit controlling the bearing drive unit, a tool drive unit and a modular tool unit that includes said tool and that can be actuated by the tool drive unit when it is coupled to the tool drive unit, wherein the modular tool unit is releasably held by the tool bearing and is movable by the bearing drive unit towards the tool drive unit under the control of the control unit until it is coupled with the tool drive unit.06-27-2013
493465000 FLEXING 3
20110111941SHEETS OF MATERIAL HAVING A FIRST PRINTED PATTERN ON AN UPPER SURFACE THEREOF AND A SECOND PRINTED PATTERN ON A LOWER SURFACE THEREOF - Sheets of material having a first printed pattern or color disposed on or visible through an upper surface thereof and a second printed pattern or color disposed on or visible through a lower surface thereof are disclosed, as well as methods for producing same. Such sheets of material may be employed to provide a decorative cover for a floral grouping or a decorative cover for a flower pot; or to form a preformed flower pot cover for covering a flower pot; or to provide a sleeve for wrapping or covering a floral grouping or a flower pot; or to provide a ribbon material. The sheets of material of the presently disclosed and claimed inventive concept(s) may be constructed of a single layer of material or multiple layers of material.05-12-2011
20120165175FOLDED SHEET PRESSING DEVICE, SHEET PROCESSING APPARATUS, AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS - A folded sheet pressing device including: a folded sheet pressing unit configured to enhance a folded edge of a sheet subjected to a folding process; and a curving unit configured to curve the sheet in a sheet conveying direction when the sheet is supplied to the folded sheet pressing unit.06-28-2012
20120252649SHEET PROCESSING APPARATUS THAT FLATTENS FOLDED SPINE OF SHEET BUNDLE AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS INCLUDING THE SHEET PROCESSING APPARATUS - A sheet processing apparatus which is capable of stabilizing a stop position of the sheet bundle, to thereby enable creation of a high finish quality product, and is compact in size and can be manufactured at low costs. Conveyance belts convey the sheet bundle to a flattening position. A pressing roller flattens the folded spine of the sheet bundle by pressing the folded spine. Clampers hold the sheet bundle such that the sheet bundle is not moved when flattening is performed. A CPU starts to stop driving of the conveyance belts when the sheet bundle is conveyed to a predetermined location upstream of the flattening position in the conveying direction of the sheet bundle, and stops the sheet bundle at the flattening position by holding the sheet bundle with the clampers before the conveyance of the sheet bundle is stopped.10-04-2012
493037000 WITH MEASURING OR TESTING 3
20090111672FOLD PROCESSING DEVICE, IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS, PRINT DIRECTING DEVICE, IMAGE FORMING SYSTEM, FOLD PROCESSING METHOD AND COMPUTER READABLE MEDIA STORING PROGRAM - A fold processing device includes a setter that sets an area desired to be visible or an area desired to be hidden from outside in a state in which a paper sheet has been folded, a determining unit that determines folding conditions on the basis of a result of setting by the setter, and an executer that executes folding in accordance with the folding conditions determined by the determining unit.04-30-2009
20110105289METHOD OF DETERMINING THE REFERENCE LATERAL POSITION OF A COPY IN A FOLDING MACHINE, CORRESPONDING METHOD OF USING A FOLDING MACHINE AND CORRESPONDING FOLDING MACHINE - A method is provided for determining a reference lateral position of a copy in a folding machine, the copy having a given width and being defined by first and second lateral edges, the folding machine being designed to convey the copy in a path and having at least two conveying members that convey the copy over a first portion of the path, each first conveying member defining, for each of the first and second lateral edges, a first preferred lateral zone. At least one of the first preferred lateral zones extends laterally outside the first connected conveying member and laterally overlaps said first conveying member. The reference lateral position is determined such that at least the first lateral edge is situated inside a first preferred lateral zone associated with said first lateral edge. The method may be applied to offset rotary presses.05-05-2011
20120277082AMORPHOUS CORE MANUFACTURING METHOD AND MANUFACTURING APPARATUS - A cutting device of the present invention includes an upper blade, an upper blade fixing plate, a lower blade and a lower blade fixing plate, the upper blade is attached by being bolt-clamped and fixed to the upper blade fixing plate from the outer side and the lower blade is attached by being bolt-clamped and fixed to the lower blade fixing plate from the outer side in a direction opposite to an upper blade attaching direction, thereby to solve problems that cutting of an amorphous sheet material is adversely affected by worn-out upper and lower blades and a time is taken to insert a spacer for adjustment of a clearance between the upper and lower blades.11-01-2012
493467000 SURFACE TREATMENT 3
20120071312METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PREPARING FOLD LINES - The method and the apparatus are used for preparing fold lines on laminated materials on the basis of cardboard. At least one region intended for providing the fold line is subjected to heat such that an at least partial local reduction of shear fracture stresses of the material is produced in said region. The application of heat is done using a heating device, which is disposed adjacent to a guide device for the laminate. The local reduction of the shear fracture stresses supports local delamination, which supports the formation of a folding joint.03-22-2012
20130116101SHEET POST-PROCESSING APPARATUS AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS - A sheet post-processing apparatus includes a discharge portion configured to discharge a sheet having a folding portion, a conveyance portion configured to abut on a lower surface of the sheet discharged by the discharge portion, to convey the sheet downstream in a sheet conveyance direction of the discharge portion, a pressing portion arranged at a position opposing the conveyance portion, configured to press an upper surface of the sheet discharged by the discharge portion, and a moving portion configured to move the pressing portion in the sheet conveyance direction of the conveyance portion, in which the moving portion moves the pressing portion upstream in the sheet conveyance direction of the conveyance portion, to move the pressing portion from a position where the sheet discharged by the discharge portion is not pressed to a position where the sheet discharged by the discharge portion is pressed.05-09-2013
20120094820PAPER PRESSING MACHINE FOR SCULPTURED PATTERN - A paper pressing machine for sculptured pattern comprises a bottom plastic sheet (04-19-2012
493338000 WITH EXTRUDING, DRAWING, OR ATTENUATING 2
20120094819DRAWING APPARATUS AND METHOD OF DRAWING SHEET - A drawing apparatus to draw a sheet includes a first protrusion group aligned in rows along a drawing direction of the sheet; and a second protrusion group aligned in rows along the drawing direction and that meshes with the first protrusion group. The sheet is bitten in between the first and second protrusion groups. A space in which the sheet is bitten with the first protrusion group and the second protrusion group includes a first region, a second region adjacent to the first region, and a third region adjacent to the second region opposite to the first region. A drawing amount of the sheet in the case that the sheet is bitten with the first protrusion group and the second protrusion group in the second region is greater than the drawing amount in the first region and is smaller than the drawing amount in the third region.04-19-2012
20110218089COMPACT DUNNAGE CONVERSION MACHINE - A dunnage conversion machine includes a conversion assembly having a pair of rotating members to feed stock material along a path between the rotating members mounted for rotation about respective axes to feed stock material along a path between the rotating members, and a chute that bounds the path between the rotating members. One of the rotating members and a portion of the chute are mounted for common movement toward and away from the other rotating member and another portion of the chute. The floating rotating member and floating portion of the chute are part of a subassembly that can be removed from the conversion assembly as a unit, separate from another portion of the chute and the other rotating member.09-08-2011
493477000 MACHINE FRAME 2
20130210597INFEED GUIDE SYSTEM - Methods, devices, apparatus, and assemblies for converting fanfold material into packaging templates are disclosed. A converting system includes a converting machine that performs various conversion functions on the fanfold material. An infeed guide system directs the fanfold material from one or more stacks into the converting machine without folding, creasing, or otherwise compromising the fanfold material. The infeed guide system includes infeed guides with substantially S-shaped segments. The infeed guide system also includes a frame structure that substantially maintains the curvature of the substantially S-shaped segments within a desired range to prevent damage to or jamming of the fanfold material in the infeed guide system.08-15-2013
20120015793DROP AND SLIDE MECHANISM FOR USE WITH DUNNAGE CONVERSION MACHINE AND METHOD - An apparatus comprising a dunnage conversion machine (01-19-2012
493001000 CONTROL OF OPERATION BY USE OF TEMPLET, TAPE CARD, OR OTHER REPLACEABLE INFORMATION SUPPLY 1
20110118098METHOD AND DEVICE FOR PRODUCING CIGARETTE PACKS - A method and an apparatus for producing packs, in particular cigarette packs, from blanks (05-19-2011

Patent applications in all subclasses Manufacturing container or tube from paper; or other manufacturing from a sheet or web