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CPC
COOPERATIVE PATENT CLASSIFICATION
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MACHINES FOR MAKING CIGARS OR CIGARETTES
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Guide Heading:
Making cigars
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Elements of cigar manufacture (combinations of two or more elements of cigar manufacture A24C 3/00; attaching or incorporating filters or mouthpieces A24C 5/47, A24C 5/52; cutting machines in general B26D)
A24C 1/02
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Tobacco-feeding devices with or without means for dividing the tobacco into measured quantities
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A24C 1/04
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Devices for cutting cigar binders or wrappers
A24C 1/045
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{
Safety devices therefor
}
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A24C 1/08
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Making tobacco bunches
A24C 1/10
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Bunch-making machines with aprons and tables for wrapping
A24C 1/12
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Bunch-making machines with wrapping rollers
A24C 1/14
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Bunch-making machines with grippers
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A24C 1/16
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Treating bunches
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A24C 1/18
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Moulds or presses for cigar bunches
A24C 1/20
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Rotating moulds for cigar bunches
A24C 1/22
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Rolling formed bunches
A24C 1/24
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Cutting bunches to length
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A24C 1/26
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Applying the wrapper
A24C 1/28
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Wrapper transferring mechanisms
A24C 1/30
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Devices for applying the wrapper to the bunch
A24C 1/32
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Devices for forming the tips of cigars (filter-tips, mouthpieces A24D 3/00)
A24C 1/34
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Adhesive-applying means
A24C 1/36
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Cutting wrapped bunches to length
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A24C 1/38
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Final treatment of cigars, e.g. sorting
A24C 1/383
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Final drying of cigars
}
A24C 1/386
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{
Perforating cigars
}
A24C 1/40
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Delustering or powdering cigars
A24C 1/42
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Marking, printing, or decorating cigars
A24C 1/44
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Bundling and pressing devices for cigars
Complete manufacture of cigars; Combinations of two or more elements of cigar manufacture
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Making cigarettes; Making tipping materials for, or attaching filters or mouthpieces to, cigars or cigarettes
A24C 5/002
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{
Feeding arrangements for individual paper wrappers
}
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A24C 5/005
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{
Treatment of cigarette paper
}
A24C 5/007
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Perforating
}
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A24C 5/02
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Cigarette-filling machines
A24C 5/04
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with continuous rod (A24C 5/14 takes precedence)
A24C 5/06
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with pressing-chamber
A24C 5/08
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Machines with aprons and tables for wrapping
A24C 5/10
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Machines with wrapping rollers
A24C 5/12
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Cutting the ends of filled and rolled cigarettes
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A24C 5/14
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Machines of the continuous-rod type (tobacco feeding devices A24C 5/39)
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Forming the rod
A24C 5/1807
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with compressing means, e.g. garniture
}
A24C 5/1814
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{
containing parts of different densities, e.g. dense ends
}
A24C 5/1821
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{
containing different tobacco mixtures, e.g. composite rods
}
A24C 5/1828
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by cutting tobacco sheet material
}
A24C 5/1835
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Multiple rod making devices
}
A24C 5/1842
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Trimming devices
}
A24C 5/185
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Separating devices, e.g. winnowing, removing impurities
}
A24C 5/1857
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Belt construction or driving means
}
A24C 5/1864
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Conditioning means, e.g. drying
}
A24C 5/1871
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Devices for regulating the tobacco quantity
}
A24C 5/1878
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for oval cigarettes
}
A24C 5/1885
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for cigarettes with an axial air duct
}
A24C 5/1892
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with additives, e.g. binding agent, flavorants
}
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Reels; Supports for bobbins; Other accessories
A24C 5/22
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Creasing the paper seam
A24C 5/24
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Pasting the seam
A24C 5/26
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Drying the seam
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A24C 5/28
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Cutting-off the tobacco rod
A24C 5/30
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Machines combined with devices for grinding the knives
A24C 5/31
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with special arrangements coming into operation during starting, slowing-down or breakdown of the machine, e.g. for diverting or breaking the continuous rod
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A24C 5/32
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Separating, ordering, counting, or examining cigarettes (in relation to packaging B65B 19/00); Regulating the feeding of tobacco according to rod or cigarette condition (investigating or analysing materials by determining their chemical or physical properties G01N; controlling in general G05)
A24C 5/321
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Counting means
}
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A24C 5/322
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Transporting cigarettes during manufacturing
}
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pneumatically
}
A24C 5/325
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from a hopper
}
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with lateral transferring means
}
A24C 5/327
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Construction details of the cigarette transport drum
}
A24C 5/328
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Controlling means
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A24C 5/33
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Catching or ordering devices
A24C 5/333
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for combining several rows into one
}
A24C 5/336
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Turning means
}
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Examining cigarettes or the rod, e.g. for regulating the feeding of tobacco; Removing defective cigarettes
A24C 5/3406
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Controlling cigarette combustion
}
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{
by means of light, radiation or electrostatic fields (A24C 5/3406 takes precedence)
}
A24C 5/3418
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{
by pneumatic means (A24C 5/3406 takes precedence)
}
A24C 5/3424
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{
by weighing (A24C 5/3406 takes precedence)
}
A24C 5/343
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by mechanical means, e.g. feelers
A24C 5/345
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Removing defective cigarettes (A24C 5/31 takes precedence)
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Adaptations of conveying apparatus for transporting cigarettes from making machine to packaging machine
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A24C 5/352
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Using containers, i.e. boats
A24C 5/354
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Filling the boats at the making machine
A24C 5/356
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Emptying the boats into the hopper of the packaging machine (hopper construction B65B 19/04)
A24C 5/358
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Boat constructions
A24C 5/36
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Removing papers or other parts from defective cigarettes
A24C 5/38
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Machines combined with printing devices
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Tobacco feeding devices (regulating feed according to rod or cigarette condition A24C 5/34)
A24C 5/391
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{
feeding to several cigarette making machines
}
A24C 5/392
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{
feeding pneumatically
}
A24C 5/393
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{
with a vibrating conveyer
}
A24C 5/394
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with an auxiliary feed unit
}
A24C 5/395
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with arrangements in the hopper, e.g. for spreading, tamping
}
A24C 5/396
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with separating means, e.g. winnowing, removing impurities
}
A24C 5/397
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with means for regulating the tobacco quantity
}
A24C 5/398
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Driving arrangements
}
A24C 5/399
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Component parts or details, e.g. feed roller, feed belt
}
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A24C 5/40
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Hand-driven apparatus for making cigarettes
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A24C 5/42
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Pocket cigarette-fillers
A24C 5/425
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{
for obtaining cigarettes of various lengths
}
A24C 5/44
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Pocket cigarette-rollers
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A24C 5/46
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Making paper tubes for cigarettes (making paper tubes in general B31C)
A24C 5/465
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{
the paper tubes partially containing a filter element
}
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A24C 5/47
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Attaching filters or mouthpieces to cigars or cigarettes, e.g. inserting filters into cigarettes or their mouthpieces (A24C 5/52 takes precedence; filters, their manufacture, mouthpieces A24D 3/00)
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A24C 5/471
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by means of a connecting band
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A24C 5/472
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Applying adhesives to the connecting band
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A24C 5/473
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Cutting the connecting band
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A24C 5/474
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by inserting filters into cigarettes or their mouthpieces
}
A24C 5/475
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{
adapted for composite filters
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A24C 5/476
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adapted for cigars or cigarettes with a hollow mouthpiece, e.g. recess filter cigarettes
}
A24C 5/477
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with a mouthpiece made from plastic, wood or the like
}
A24C 5/478
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Transport means for filter- or cigarette-rods in view of their assembling
}
A24C 5/52
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Incorporating filters or mouthpieces into a cigarette rod or a tobacco rod (filters, their manufacture, mouthpieces A24D 3/00)
A24C 5/54
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Folding the ends of cigarette paper tubes after filling them with tobacco
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A24C 5/56
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Making tipping materials, e.g. sheet cork for mouthpieces of cigars or cigarettes, by mechanical means (chemical part of making tipping material C08; wrapping papers for cigarettes D21H)
A24C 5/565
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{
by treating the tipping material with a liquid or viscous solution, e.g. paraffine (final treatment A24C 5/608)
}
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A24C 5/58
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Applying the tipping materials
A24C 5/583
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to a continuous web of cigarette paper
}
A24C 5/586
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to a cigarette
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A24C 5/60
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Final treatment of cigarettes, e.g. marking, printing, branding, decorating
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A24C 5/601
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Marking, printing or decorating cigarettes
}
A24C 5/602
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Bronzing
}
A24C 5/603
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Final drying of cigarettes
}
A24C 5/605
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Pressing of cigarettes, e.g. for obtaining an oval form
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A24C 5/606
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Perforating cigarettes
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A24C 5/607
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by mechanical means
}
A24C 5/608
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Treating cigarettes with a liquid or viscous solution
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