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COOPERATIVE PATENT CLASSIFICATION
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TRANSPORT OR STORAGE DEVICES, e.g. CONVEYERS FOR LOADING OR TIPPING ; SHOP CONVEYER SYSTEMS ; PNEUMATIC TUBE CONVEYERS(
{
preventing fire in special objects or places A62C 3/00
}
; transport or storage devices used in a particular handling or treatment of articles or materials, see the relevant subclass, e.g. in metal-working B21D 43/00 , B23Q 7/00 , B23Q 41/02 ; vehicle, railway, sea or aircraft aspects B60 to B64; in packaging B65B; handling thin or filamentary materials B65H; hoisting, lifting, hauling, e.g. truck loaders B66; handling liquids B67;
{
transport or storage containers for preparing or distributing road building materials E01C; construction or assembling of bulk storage containers employing civil engineering techniques in site or off the site E04H 7/00
}
; specially adapted to underground conditions in mines E21F 13/00 ; storing or distributing gases or liquids F17; in handling radioactive materials G21C 19/00 )
WARNING
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The following IPC groups are not used in the CPC scheme. Subject matter covered by these groups is classified in the following groups:

B65G33/28 covered by B65G 33/26 B
B65G47/10 covered by B65G 1/137 D
B65G47/86 covered by B65G 47/842 , B65G 47/847
B65G 49/07 covered by H01L 21/677
B65G69/32 covered by B65G 69/28
B65G69/34 covered by B65G 69/28



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Guide Heading:
Storing ; Storage devices
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Storing articles, individually or in orderly arrangement, in warehouses or magazines( conveyer combinations in warehouses, magazines, or workshops B65G 37/00 ; stacking of articles B65G 57/00 ; removing articles from stacks B65G 59/00 ; loading machines B65G 65/02 ; arrangements of articles for drying or baking in kilns or ovens F26 ; F27 )
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group B65G 1/0442 takes precedence over the other groups, except over B65G 1/08

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Storage devices( furniture, shop fittings, table equipment A47B , A47F , A47G ; mechanical garages E04H ; for data record cards in association with machines for making or sensing data G06K ; coin changers or sorters G07D ; coin-freed apparatus G07F )
{
pallets B65D 19/00
}
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Arrangements of article supporting rollers on racks
}
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Racks equipped with a displaceable load carrying surface to facilitate loading or unloading
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mechanical
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using stacker cranes( constructional features of stacker cranes B66F 9/06 )
}
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{
provided with satellite cars adapted to travel in storage racks
}
. . . .
{
with control for stacker crane operations
}
. . . .
{
Transfer means for the stacker crane between the alleys
}
. . . .
{
with pulling or pushing means on either stacking crane or stacking area
}
. . .
{
for elongated articles( drill pipe racking E21B 19/14 )
}
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in a circular arrangement, e.g. towers
}
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{
with suspended load carriers
}
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{
with access from above
}
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{
with access from beneath
}
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{
for matrix-arrangements
}
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Check-in, check-out devices
}
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{
with cars adapted to travel in storage aisles
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with means for presenting articles for removal at predetermined position or level( B65G 1/12 takes precedence )
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{
with self propelled cars
}
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the upper article of a pile being always presented at the same predetermined level
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the articles being fed by gravity
{
braking arrangements for roller-ways B65G 13/075 ; separating or stopping elements B65G 47/88
}
. . .
with relatively movable racks to facilitate insertion or removal of articles
{
cabinets with means for moving compartments up and down A47B 51/00 ; cabinet system, e.g. consisting of cabinets arranged in a row with means to open or close passages between adjacent cabinets A47B 53/02
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with
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separate
}
article supports or holders movable in a closed circuit to facilitate insertion or removal of articles
{
the articles being books, documents, forms or the like
}
. . . .
the circuit being confined in a vertical plane
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the circuit being confined in a horizontal plane
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with arrangements or automatic control means for selecting which articles are to be removed( devices for feeding articles to conveyers from several groups of articles B65G47/10 )
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{
with data records
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{
for fulfilling orders in warehouses
}
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{
the orders being assembled on a commissioning stacker-crane or truck
}
. . . . .
{
the orders being assembled on a commissioning conveyor
}
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{
the orders being assembled on fixed commissioning areas remote from the storage areas
}
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Stack holders or separators
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Special arrangements of articles in storage spaces
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Articles inclined so as to be mutually self-supporting
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Articles arranged in layers with spaces between articles
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Storing bulk material or loose, i.e. disorderly, articles( filling or emptying storage spaces or containers, spreading out or piling up bulk material or loose articles B65G 65/28 , B65G 65/30 , B65G 69/04
{
B65G 63/00 ; storing agricultural or horticultural produce A01F 25/00
}
)
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in the open air( B65G 3/04 takes precedence )
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in bunkers, hoppers, or like containers
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Storing fluids in natural or artificial cavities or chambers in the earth( modification of mine passages or chambers for storage purposes, especially for fluids E21F 17/16 )
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When the cavity or chamber is lined documents are classified in F17C 3/005

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in porous layers
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Devices assisting manual conveyance of articles ove short distances, e.g. in storage depots, warehouses or factories( chutes B65G 11/00 ; roller-ways B65G 13/00 ; luggage carriers A45C 13/38 ; holders or carriers for hand articles or for use while travelling or camping A45F 5/00 ; vehicles in general, axles, wheels B60 ; air-cushion vehicles B60V ; handcarts, sledges, features of hand-propelled wheeled devices or pedestrian-controlled, power-driven vehicles equally applicable to handcarts B62B ; ship-moving devices B63C , E02C ; containers, pallets B65D ; air-cushions as bearing elements F16C 29/00 )
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Devices for moving or tilting heavy loads( for tilting and emptying barrels or casks B65G 65/24 )
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Devices adapted to be interposed between loads and the ground or floor, e.g. crowbars with means for assisting conveyance of loads( crowbars per se B66F 15/00 )
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Rollers
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using fluid at high pressure supplied from an independent source to provide a cushion between load and ground
{
conveying articles over a flat surface by jets located in the surface B65G 51/00
}
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for tilting the loads
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for rolling cylindrical loads
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Load carriers, e.g. hooks, slings, harness, gloves, modified for load carrying
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Apparatus having suspended load carriers movable by hand or gravity( manually-operated endless-rope or chain conveyers B65G 17/00 ; railway systems B61B )
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Load-carriers, rollers therefor
}
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Loading or unloading arrangements
}
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Arresting, braking or escapement means
}
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{
Rails or switches
}
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Chutes ; Kinds or types of conveyers ; Constructional features, details, or auxiliary devices peculiar to conveyers of particular types( feeding or discharging conveyers by devices incorporated in or operatively associated with conveyers B65G 47/00 ; loading or unloading B65G 65/00 ; escalators or moving walkways B66B 21/00 ; drag-line scraper conveyers E02F 3/46 )
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Chutes( used as storage devices B65G 1/02 , B65D 88/26 ; for sports, games, or amusements A63G 21/00 ; for refuse disposal in buildings E04F 17/12 )
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of straight form
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for articles
}
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for bulk
}
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for mail in buildings
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of helical or spiral form
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{
for articles
}
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{
for bulk
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B65G 11/08
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with discontinuous guiding surfaces, e.g. arranged in zigzag or cascade formation
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{
for articles( B65G 11/085 takes precedence )
}
. .
{
for bulk( B65G 11/085 takes precedence )
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B65G 11/085
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with zig-zag formations
}
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{
for articles
}
. . .
{
for bulk
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B65G 11/10
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flexible
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{
for articles
}
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{
for bulk
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B65G 11/12
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pivotable
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{
for articles
}
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{
for bulk
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B65G 11/14
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extensible, e.g. telescopic
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for articles
}
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{
for bulk
}
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Interior surfaces ; Linings
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{
for articles
}
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{
for bulk
}
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B65G 11/18
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Supports or mountings
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{
for articles
}
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{
for bulk
}
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B65G 11/20
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Auxiliary devices, e.g. for deflecting, controlling speed of, or agitating articles or solids
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{
for articles
}
. .
{
for bulk
}
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Roller-ways( storage devices comprising roller-ways B65G 1/02 ; endless-chain conveyers comprising load-supporting rollers B65G 17/00 ; rollers, or arrangements thereof B65G 39/00 ; feeding or discharging conveyers by devices incorporated in, or operatively associated with, conveyers B65G 47/00 ,
{
e.g. by roller-ways as accumulating devices B65G 47/261 ;
}
in metal-rolling equipment B21B 39/00 , B21B 41/00 )
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having driven rollers
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all rollers driven
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Roller driving means
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{
with displacement of the roller
}
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having endless driving elements
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with frictional engagement
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comprising free-wheel gearing
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Braking means
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of curved form ; with branch-offs
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Switching arrangements
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Roller frames
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adjustable
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Conveyers having endless load-conveying surfaces, i.e. belts and like continuous members, to which tractive effort is transmitted by means other than endless driving elements of similar configuration( having load-conveying surfaces formed by interconnected longitudinal links B65G 17/06 )
.
{
the surface being formed by one rope
}
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for conveying in a circular arc
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the load being carried on the lower run of the endless surface
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with oppositely-moving parts of the endless surface located in the same plane and parallel to one another
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the load-carrying surface being formed by a concave or tubular belt, e.g. a belt forming a trough
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comprising two or more co-operating endless surfaces with parallel longitudinal axes, or a multiplicity of parallel elements, e.g. ropes defining an endless surface
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{
the surface being formed by two or more ropes
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with two or more endless belts
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the load being conveyed between the belts
{
B65G 15/18 , B65G 15/20 take precedence
}
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between an auxiliary belt and a main belt
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the belts being sealed at their edges( endless-surface conveyers having a single belt with sealed edges B65G 15/08 )
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arranged side-by-side, e.g. for conveyance of flat articles in vertical position( for conveying sheets or like thin flat articles B65H )
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comprising a series of co-operating units
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in tandem
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extensible, e.g. telescopic
{
adjustment of length or configuration of load-carrier B65G 21/14
}
B65G 15/28
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Conveyers with a load-conveying surface formed by a single flat belt, not otherwise provided for
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Belts or like endless load-carriers( co-operating with rails or the like B65G 21/22 ; with rollers B65G 39/20 ; belts in general F16G )
{
belt fastenings F16G 3/00
}
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made of rubber or plastics
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with reinforcing layers, e.g. of fabric
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the layers incorporating ropes, chains, or rolled steel sections
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with flame-resistant layers, e.g. of asbestos, glass
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troughed or tubular ; formed with joints facilitating troughing
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having ribs, ridges, or other surface projections
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for impelling the loads
. . .
formed with guides
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metallic
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Endless load-carriers consisting of a series of parallel ropes or belt strips
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interconnected by transverse slats
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Endless load-carriers made of interwoven ropes or wires
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with edge-protecting or reinforcing means
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with means for holding or retaining the loads in fixed position, e.g. magnetic
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Arrangements for supporting or guiding belts, e.g. by fluid jets( constructions of rollers or supports therefor B65G 39/00
{
F16C 13/00
}
)
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Guides for sliding belts
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for automatically maintaining the position of the belts
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Conveyers having an endless traction element, e.g. a chain, transmitting movement to a continuous or substantially continuous load-carrying surface or to a series of individual load-carriers ; Endless-chain conveyers in which the chains form the load-carrying surface( railway systems, detachable load-carriers on rails B61B; escalators or paternosters neither combined nor associated with loading or unloading apparatus B66B 9/00 )
.
{
comprising load carriers resting on the traction element
}
.
{
comprising individual load carriers which are movably mounted( B65G 17/16 takes precedence )
}
.
{
for conveying the load on the lower run or on both upper and lower runs of the conveyor
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B65G 17/02
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comprising a load-carrying belt attached to or resting on the traction element
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the belt having loops forming load-receiving pockets
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B65G 17/06
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having a load-carrying surface formed by a series of interconnected e.g. longitudinal, links, plates, or platforms
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{
the load carrying surface being formed by profiles, rods, bars, rollers or the like attached to a single traction element( B65G 17/24 takes precedence )
}
. . .
{
the profiles, rods, bars, rollers or the like being interconnected by a mesh or grid-like structure
}
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{
the load carrying surface being formed by profiles, rods, bars, rollers or the like attached to more than one traction element( B65G 17/24 takes precedence )
}
. . .
{
the profiles, rods, bars, rollers or the like being interconnected by a mesh or grid-like structure
}
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{
the load carrying surface being formed by plates or platforms attached to a single traction element
}
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{
specially adapted to follow a curved path( for individual load carriers B65G 17/22 )
}
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{
the load carrying surface being formed by plates or platforms attached to more than one traction element
}
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{
specially adapted to follow a curved path( for individual load carriers B65G 17/22 )
}
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the surface being formed by the traction element
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{
the surface being formed by profiles, rods, bars, rollers or the like
}
. . .
{
specially adapted to follow a curved path( for individual load carriers B65G 17/22 )
}
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the surface forming a longitudinal trough
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comprising a series of individual load-carriers fixed, or normally fixed, relative to traction element
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{
arranged to keep the load-carriers horizontally during at least a part of the conveyer run
}
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{
Bucket elevators
}
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with two spaced connections to traction element
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comprising individual load-carriers which are pivotally mounted, e.g. for free-swinging movement( guides inverting or tilting load-carriers for emptying
{
B65G 47/38 ; B65G 17/20 takes precedence
}
)
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and move in contact with a guiding surface
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comprising load-carriers suspended from overhead traction chains
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with oppositely-moving parts of the conveyer located in a common plane
{
and being formed by individual load carriers only
}
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comprising a series of rollers which are moved
{
e.g. over a supporting surface, by the traction element to effect conveyance of loads or load-carriers
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comprising a series of co-operating units, e.g. inter-connected by pivots
B65G 17/28
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extensible, e.g. telescopic
{
adjustment of length or configuration of traction element B65G 21/14
}
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B65G 17/30
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Details ; Auxiliary devices( belts B65G 15/30 ; framework B65G 21/00 )
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Individual load-carriers( control B65G 17/48 )
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Grippers, e.g. suction or magnetic
}
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{
Clamps, constituted by articulated chain links
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having flat surfaces, e.g. platforms, grids, forks
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{
the surfaces being equipped with a conveyer
}
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having concave surfaces, e.g. buckets
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{
having open bottom buckets
}
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Chains or like traction elements( chains in general F16G ) ; Connections between traction elements and load carriers
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{
adapted to follow three-dimensionally curved paths
}
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Chains acting as load-carriers
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Attaching load carriers to traction elements
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by means excluding relative movements
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Means for holding or retaining the loads in fixed position on the load-carriers, e.g. magnetic
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Controlling attitudes of load-carriers during movement
{
B65G 17/18 takes precedence
}
;( guides B65G 21/20 ; inverting or tilting load carriers to discharge contents B65G 47/38 )
. . .
{
the load carriers being suspended
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Conveyers comprising an impeller or a series of impellers carried by an endless traction element and arranged to move articles or materials over a supporting surface or underlying material, e.g. endless scraper conveyers
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for articles, e.g. for containers
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{
for suspended articles
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for moving bulk material in open troughs or channels
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the impellers being scrapers similar in size and shape to the cross-section of the trough or channel
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and attached to a single belt, rope or chain
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and attached to a pair of belts, ropes or chains
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the impellers being plates having an area substantially smaller than that of the trough of channel cross-section
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for moving bulk material in closed conduits, e.g. tubes
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the impellers being elements having an area substantially smaller than that of the conduit cross-section
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{
the impellers being endless helical springs
}
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B65G 19/18
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Details
B65G 19/185
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{
for article conveyers,e.g. for container conveyers( B65G 19/20 , B65G 19/22 ; B65G 19/28 take precedence )
}
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Traction chains, ropes, or cables
. . .
{
for article conveyers, e.g. for container conveyers
}
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Impellers, e.g. push-plates, scrapers ; Guiding means therefor
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{
for article conveyers, e.g. for container conveyers( B65G 19/24 takes precedence )
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Attachment of impellers to traction element
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{
for article conveyers, e.g. for container conveyers( B65G 19/26 takes precedence )
}
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pivotal
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{
for article conveyers, e.g. for container conveyers
}
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Troughs, channels, or conduits
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{
for article conveyers, e.g. for container conveyers( B65G 19/30 takes precedence )
}
. . .
{
with detachable or replaceable parts, e.g. replaceable wear channels( B65G 19/282 takes precedence )
}
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{
Coupling means for trough sections( B65G 19/282 takes precedence )
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with supporting surface modified to facilitate movement of loads, e.g. friction reducing devices
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{
for article conveyers, e.g. for container conveyers
}
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{
the supporting surface being provided with rollers
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Supporting or protective framework or housings for endless load-carriers or traction elements of belt or chain conveyers(
{
for load-carriers in jigging conveyers B65G 27/08
}
; supporting framework or bases for conveyers as a whole B65G 41/00 )
.
{
for conveyors floating on liquids
}
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consisting essentially of struts, ties, or like structural elements
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the ties being formed by longitudinal cables or ropes
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constructed to facilitate rapid assembly or dismantling
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Protective roofs or arch supports therefor
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movable, or having interchangeable or relatively movable parts ; Devices for moving framework or parts thereof
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{
having demountable driving or return heads
}
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to allow adjustment of position of load-carrier or traction element as a whole
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to allow adjustment of length or configuration of load-carrier or traction element( varying speed of conveyance by adjusting configuration of load-carrier B65G 23/00 ;
{
tensioning arrangement for belt or chain B65G 23/44
}
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for conveyers having endless load-carriers movable in curved paths
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in three-dimensionally curved paths
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Means incorporated in, or attached to, framework or housings for guiding
{
or retaining
}
load-carriers, traction elements or loads supported on moving surfaces( arrangements for supporting belts B65G 15/60 ;
{
details of chain conveyers B65G 17/30 ;
}
rollers or roller arrangements B65G 39/00 ; F16G )
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Magnetic retaining means
}
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{
for retaining the load on the load-carrying surface,( retaining loads by magnetic load-carriers, e.g. belts B65G 15/58 , chains B65G 17/46 ; individual magnetic grippers B65G 17/323 )
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{
Suction retaining means
}
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{
for retaining the load on the load-carrying surface( individual suction grippers B65G 17/323 )
}
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B65G 21/2045
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{
Mechanical means for guiding or retaining the load on the load-carrying surface
}
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{
comprising elements movable in the direction of load-transport
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{
comprising elements not movable in the direction of load-transport
}
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Laterial guidance means
}
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{
for bulk material, e.g. skirts
}
. . . .
{
for augmenting or creating a pression force between the load and the load-carrying surface
}
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Rails or the like engaging sliding elements or rollers attached to load-carriers or traction elements
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Driving gear for endless conveyers
{
control devices( for conveyers in general B65G 43/00 )
}
; Belt or chain tensioning arrangements
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Belt- or chain-engaging elements
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Drums, rollers, or wheels
{
B65G 23/18 takes precedence
}
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with projections engaging abutments on belts or chains, e.g. sprocket wheels
. . .
with self-contained driving mechanisms, e.g. motors and associated gearing
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arranged intermediate the ends of the conveyers
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Arrangements of co-operating drums or rollers to augment tractive effort applied to the belts
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Endless driving elements extending parallel to belt or chain
{
B65G 23/18 takes precedence
}
. . .
with dogs engaging abutments on belts or chains
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Suction or magnetic elements
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Suction elements
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Screws
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Arrangements or mountings of driving motors
{
( B65G 23/08 takes precedence )
}
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of electric linear motors
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Gearing between driving motor and belt- or chain-engaging elements( contained in drums, rollers or wheels B65G 23/08 )
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Applications of clutches or brakes
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Arrangements for equalising the drive to several elements
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Variable-speed gearing
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for effecting drive at two or more points spaced along the length of the conveyers
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comprising a single motor coupled to spaced driving elements
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comprising two or more driving motors each coupled to a separate driving element, e.g. at either end of the conveyers
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for effecting intermittent movement of belts or chains
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Applications of pawl and ratchet mechanisms or Geneva wheels
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Reciprocating members engaging successive abutments on belts or chains
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Belt or chain tensioning arrangements
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Conveyers comprising a cyclically-moving, e.g. reciprocating, carrier or impeller which is disengaged from the load during the return part of its movement( jigging B65G 27/00 )
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the carrier or impeller having different forward and return paths of movement, e.g. walking beam conveyers
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the carrier or impeller having identical forward and return paths of movement, e.g. reciprocating conveyers
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having carriers, e.g. belts
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Reciprocating floor conveyers
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having impellers, e.g. pushers
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with impeller pivotally mounted on a reciprocating bar
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with impeller fixed to a reciprocating bar and the bar being rotated about its longitudinal axis on its return stroke
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Jigging conveyers( jigs for wet separation B03B; generating or transmitting mechanical vibrations B06; jiggers for screening, sifting or sorting B07B 1/28 )
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comprising helical or spiral channels or conduits for elevation of materials( helical or spiral chutes in general B65G 11/06 ;
{
use of such conveyers for arranging or orientating articles during feeding B65G 47/1421
}
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Load carriers other than helical or spiral channels or conduits
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Joints connecting load-carrier sections
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Supports or mountings for load-carriers, e.g. framework, bases, spring arrangements
{
( spring arrangements as jigging movement transmitting units B65G 27/10 )
}
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B65G 27/10
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Applications of devices for generating or transmitting jigging movements
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of shaking devices, i.e. devices for producing movements of low frequency and large amplitude
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hydraulic
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of vibrators, i.e. devices for producing movements of high frequency and small amplitude
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Mechanical devices
{
( B65G 27/26 takes precedence )
}
. . . .
rotating unbalanced masses
. . .
Hydraulic or pneumatic devices
. . .
Electromagnetic devices
. . .
with elastic coupling between vibrator and load carrier
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with provision for dynamic balancing
. . .
by means of an oppositely-moving mass, e.g. a second conveyer
. .
with means for controlling direction, frequency or amplitude of vibration or shaking movement
.
comprising a series of co-operating units
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Rotary conveyers, e.g. rotating discs, arms, starwheels, cones( mechanical projectors B65G 31/00 ; screw or rotary spiral conveyers B65G 33/00 ;
{
turntables as feeding, transfer or discharging devices B65G 47/80 ; starwheels as feeding, transfer or discharging devices B65G 47/84
}
)
.
for inclined or vertical transit( B65G 15/00 , B65G 17/00 take precedence )
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Mechanical projectors for articles or solid materials( distributors for fertilisers A01C; moulding machines B22C; sandblasting devices B24C; projectors for applying plaster to buildings E04F 21/00 )
.
comprising belts
.
comprising discs, drums, or like rotary impellers
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Screw or rotary spiral conveyers( screws for extruding, compressing, kneading, mixing, pumping or other special operations, see the relevant classes )
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.
for articles
. .
conveyed between a single screw and guiding means
. .
conveyed and guided by parallel screws
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B65G 33/08
.
for fluent solid materials
. .
with non-enclosed screws
. .
with screws formed by straigt tubes or drums having internal threads, or by spiral or helical tubes
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. .
comprising a screw or screws enclosed in a tubular housing
. . .
with flexible screws operating in flexible tubes
. . .
with multiple screws in parallel arrangements
{
e.g. concentric
}
. . .
the housing being rotatable relative to the screw
. . .
with means for retarding material flow at the delivery end of the housing
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B65G 33/24
.
Details
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. .
Screws( as gearing elements F16H 25/20 )
. . .
{
with a continuous helical surface( flexible screws B65G 33/16 )
}
. . .
with a discontinuous helical surface
. .
Adaptations of bearings or couplings for supporting and connecting screws( B65G 33/16 takes precedence )
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Applications of driving gear
. . .
for rotating housing and screw at different speeds
. . .
for effecting simultaneous rotation and reciprocation of screw
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Kinds of mechanical conveyers not otherwise provided for( railway systems B61B )
.
{
with peristaltic propulsion along a flexible tube
}
.
comprising an endless traction element, e.g. a belt, arranged to roll cylindrical articles over a supporting surface
.
comprising a flexible load carrier, e.g. a belt, which is wound up at one end and paid out at the other( reciprocating belt conveyers B65G 25/06 )
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comprising a load-carrier moving along a path, e.g. a closed path, and adapted to be engaged by any one of a series of traction elements spaced along the path
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. .
{
the traction element being a rotating bar or tube
}
. . .
{
the bar or the tube being provided with a helical or annular channel
}
.
comprising trains of unconnected load-carriers, e.g. belt sections, movable in a path, e.g. a closed path, adapted to contact each other and to be propelled by means arranged to engage each load-carrier in turn
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Combinations of mechanical conveyers of the same kind, or of different kinds, of interest apart from their application in particular machines or use in particular manufacturing processes( in "live" storage devices B65G 1/04 ;
{
series of co-operating belt conveyer units B65G 15/22 ; series of co-operating chain conveyer units B65G 17/26 ; sequence control of combined conveyers B65G 43/10
}
; specially adapted for handling radioactive materials G21 )
.
{
comprising two or more co-operating conveying elements with parallel longitudinal axes( the conveying elements being endless surfaces B65G 15/10 )
}
.
Flow-sheets for conveyer combinations in warehouses, magazines or workshops
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Common features or details of, or auxiliary devices applicable to, conveyers of different kinds or types ; Feeding or discharging devices incorporated in, or operatively associated with, conveyers
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Rollers, e.g. drive rollers, or arrangements thereof incorporated in roller-ways or other types of mechanical conveyers( driving gear for rollers of roller-ways B65G 13/06 ; drive rollers of endless conveyers B65G 23/04 ; arrangement of rollers in metal-rolling equipment B21B 39/10 ; friction members F16H 55/32 )
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.
Adaptations of individual rollers and supports therefor
. .
{
having spherical roller elements
}
. .
the rollers comprising a number of roller forming elements mounted on a single axle
. .
the roller sleeves being shock-absorbing, e.g. formed by helically-wound wires
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Other adaptations of sleeves
. . .
for aligning belts or sheets
. . .
for cleaning belts
. .
the rollers being magnetic( in magnetic belt separators B03C 1/00 )
. .
Arrangements of bearing or sealing means
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Arrangements of rollers( on a single axle B65G 39/04 )
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. .
mounted on framework
. . .
{
for selectively adjusting troughing of the conveying belt
}
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. . .
Spring-supported sets, e.g. permitting troughing of a load-carrying belt
. . . .
{
attached to ties formed by longitudinal cables or ropes
}
. . .
for aligning belts or chains( for aligning tapes or webs B65H )
. . .
for guiding loads
. .
attached to moving belts or chains( belts B65G 15/30 ; chains B65G 17/38 )
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Supporting frames or bases for conveyers as a whole, e.g. transportable conveyer frames
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.
{
with the conveyer adjustably mounted on the supporting frame or base
}
. .
{
Pivotably mounted
}
. .
{
mounted for linear movement only
}
. .
{
mounted for both pivotal and linear movement
}
.
{
with the conveyer not adjustably mounted on the supporting frame or base
}
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.
{
Means for moving conveyer frames and control arrangements therefor( B65G 41/02 takes precedence )
}
. .
{
frames mounted on wheels or caterpillar( for movement on rail tracks B65G 41/02 )
}
.
Frames mounted on wheels for movement on rail tracks
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Control, e.g. safety, warning, fault-correcting, devices( for elevators, escalators or moving walkways B66B; in general F16P, G08B )
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- in this group the following indexing codes are used:
B65G 2811/0673
B65G 2812/02099 to B65G 2812/02108

.
detecting dangerous physical condition of load carriers, e.g. for interrupting the drive in the event of overheating
.
detecting slip between driving element and load-carrier, e.g. for interrupting the drive
{
( B65G 43/02 takes precedence )
}
.
interrupting the drive in case of driving element breakage ; Braking or stopping loose load-carriers
.
Control devices operated by article or material being fed, conveyed or discharged
{
( and controlling the discharging devices B65G 47/42 )
}
.
Sequence control of conveyers operating in combination
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B65G 45/00
Lubricating, cleaning, or clearing devices
.
{
Cleaning conveyer screws
}
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.
Lubricating devices
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. .
for rollers
. . .
forming belt troughing structure
. .
for chains
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.
Cleaning devices( adaptations of roller sleeves for cleaning belts B65G 39/073 )
. .
{
comprising vibrating means
}
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. .
comprising scrapers
. . .
Moving scrapers
. . .
with scraper biasing means
. .
comprising brushes
. .
comprising screws
. .
comprising fluid applying means
. .
comprising plural diverse cleaning devices
. .
for gathering residue after cleaning
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B65G 47/00
Article or material handling devices associated with conveyers ; Methods employing such devices( for sorting, e.g. postal B07C )
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B65G 47/02
.
Devices for feeding articles or materials to conveyers
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. .
for feeding articles
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. . .
from a single group of articles arranged in orderly pattern, e.g. workpieces in magazines( de-stacking devices B65G 59/00 ; picking-up flat workpieces B65H )
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. . . .
spacing or grouping the articles during feeding( during transit by conveyers B65G 47/26 )
. . . . .
{
grouping articles in rows
}
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. . . . .
{
grouping articles in a predetermined 2-dimensional pattern
}
. . . . . .
{
cubiform articles
}
. . . . . .
{
cylindrical articles
}
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B65G 47/12
. . .
from disorderly-arranged article piles or from loose assemblages of articles
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B65G 47/14
. . . .
arranging or orientating the articles by mechanical or pneumatic means during feeding( during transit by conveyer B65G 47/24 , B65G 47/26 )
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. . . . .
{
the articles being fed from a container, e.g. a bowl
}
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. . . . . .
{
by means of movement of at least the whole wall of the container
}
. . . . . . .
{
Vibratory movement
}
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. . . . . . .
{
rotating movement
}
. . . . . . . .
{
using the centrifugal effect to arrange or orientate the articles
}
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B65G 47/1442
. . . . . .
{
by means of movement of the bottom or a part of the wall of the container( devices using suction or magnetic forces B65G 47/1485 )
}
. . . . . . .
{
Jigging or reciprocating movement
}
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. . . . . . .
{
Rotating movement in the plane of the rotating part
}
. . . . . . . .
{
using the centrifugal effect to arrange or orientate the articles
}
. . . . . . .
{
Movement in one direction, substantially outwards
}
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. . . . . .
{
by means of pick-up devices, the container remaining immobile
}
. . . . . . .
{
using suction or magnetic forces
}
. . . . .
{
the articles being fed from a feeding conveyer
}
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B65G 47/16
. .
for feeding materials in bulk
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. . .
Arrangements or applications of hoppers or chutes
. . . .
having means for controlling material flow, e.g. to prevent overloading( controlling feed or discharge by weighing a continuous stream of material G01G 11/08 )
. . . .
the hoppers or chutes being movable
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Devices influencing the relative position or the attitude of articles during transit by conveyers( during feeding B65G 47/14 )
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Orientating the articles
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. . .
by turning them about an axis substantially perpendicular to the conveying plane
. . . .
{
by means of at least two co-operating endless conveying elements
}
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. . .
by turning over or inverting them( B65G 47/244 takes precedence )
. . . .
about an axis substantially perpendicular to the conveying direction
. . .
removing incorrectly orientated articles
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Arranging the articles, e.g. varying spacing between individual articles( stacking or destacking
{
during transit B65G 57/32 , B65G 59/12
}
)
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. . .
{
Accumulating articles
}
. . . .
{
the conveyer drive is taken from a longitudinally extending shaft
}
. . . .
{
with one or more load advancing units travelling along the entire length of the accumulation line
}
. . . .
{
by means of a series of pivotable stop elements
}
. . . .
{
by means of belt or chain conveyor
}
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. . .
during transit by a single conveyer
{
( B65G 47/261 takes precedence )
}
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. . . .
by temporarily stopping movement
{
( stopping elements B65G 47/88 )
}
. . . . .
{
by means of at least two stopping elements
}
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. . .
during transit by a series of conveyers
{
( B65G 47/261 takes precedence )
}
. . . .
by varying the relative speeds of the conveyers forming the series
. . . .
Applications of transfer devices
{
( such devices per se B65G 47/74 )
}
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Devices for discharging articles or materials from conveyers( B65G 47/256 takes precedence; sorting in general B07 )
. .
by detaching suspended articles
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. .
by dumping, tripping, or releasing load carriers( by flexing or tilting travelling structures B65G 47/94 )
. . .
by tilting conveyer buckets
B65G 47/42
. .
operated by article or material being conveyed and discharged
{
( B65G 47/46 takes precedence )
}
. .
Arrangements or applications of hoppers or chutes
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. .
and distributing, e.g. automatically, to desired points(
{
pivotable chutes B65G 11/12
}
; in tube mail systems B65G 51/36 ; postal or like sorting B07C ; in railway operations B61L ; handling sheets or thin flat articles B65H )
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according to bodily destination marks on either articles or load carrier( marking data records G06K )
. . . .
{
using exclusively mechanical transmitting means between destination marks and switching means
}
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. . . .
{
using electric or electronic transmitting means between destination marks and switching means
}
. . . . .
{
the destination marks being mechanically detected
}
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. . . .
without bodily contact between article or load carrier and automatic control device
{
e.g. the destination marks being electrically or electronically detected
}
. . . . .
{
by use of light responsive means
}
. . . . .
{
by use of magnetic responsive means
}
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. . .
according to destination signals stored in separate systems
. . . .
{
the system comprising endless moving means
}
. . . .
{
the system comprising a shift-register
}
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B65G 47/51
. . .
according to unprogrammed signals, e.g. influenced by supply situation at destination( volume, flow or liquid level meters G01F ; scales or weighing machines G01G ; remote controls G05G )
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. . . .
{
for articles
}
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. . . . .
{
first In - First Out systems: FIFO
}
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. . . . . .
{
using endless conveyors( B65G 47/5145 takes precedence )
}
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B65G 47/5118
. . . . . . .
{
with variable accumulation capacity
}
. . . . . . . .
{
by displacement of the conveyor-guiding means, e.g. of the loose pulley-type( B65G 47/5127 takes precedence )
}
. . . . . . . .
{
by relative displacement between conveyor and input or output
}
. . . . . . . .
{
by relative displacement between conveyors or conveyor parts and bridging means therebetween
}
. . . . . .
{
using rotary conveyors
}
. . . . . .
{
using stacking and/or destacking arrangements or stacks of articles or article carriers
}
. . . . . .
{
with recirculation means
}
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. . . . .
{
First In-Last Out systems (FILO); Last In-First Out systems (LIFO)
}
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. . . . . .
{
using endless conveyors( B65G 47/5186 takes precedence )
}
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. . . . . . .
{
with variable accumulation capacity
}
B65G 47/5163
. . . . . . . .
{
by displacement of conveyor-guiding means, e.g. of the loose pulley type( B65G 47/5168 takes precedence )
}
B65G 47/5168
. . . . . . . .
{
by relative displacement between conveyor and conveyor in- or output means
}
B65G 47/5172
. . . . . . . .
{
by relative displacement between conveyors or conveyor parts and bridging means therebetween
}
. . . . . .
{
using rotary conveyor(s)
}
. . . . . .
{
using stacking or destacking arrangements or stacks of articles or article-carriers
}
. . . . . .
{
with recirculation means
}
. . . . .
{
collecting tables or bins as end-station
}
. . . .
{
for materials in bulk
}
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Devices for transferring articles or materials between conveyers
{
or sections of one conveyer
}
, i.e. discharging and feeding devices( loading or unloading by means not incorporated in, or not operatively associated with, conveyers B65G 65/00 ; transfer of workpieces during metal rolling B21B 41/00 )
. .
{
using fluid jets
}
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. .
between conveyers which cross one another
. . .
at least one of which is a roller-way
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B65G 47/56
. .
to or from inclined or vertical conveyer sections
. . .
for articles
. . .
for materials in bulk
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B65G 47/60
. .
to or from conveyers of the suspended, e.g. trolley, type
. . .
for articles
. . .
for materials in bulk
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. .
Switching conveyers
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B65G 47/641
. . .
{
by a linear displacement of the switching conveyor
}
. . . .
{
in a horizontal plane
}
. . . .
{
in a vertical plane
}
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B65G 47/644
. . .
{
by a pivoting displacement of the switching conveyor
}
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B65G 47/645
. . . .
{
about a horizontal axis
}
. . . . .
{
the axis being parallel to the conveying direction
}
. . . . .
{
the axis being perpendicular to the conveying direction
}
. . . .
{
about a vertical axis
}
. .
Fixed platforms or combs, e.g. bridges between conveyers
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. .
adapted to receive articles arriving in one layer from one conveyer
{
lane
}
and to transfer them in individual layers to more than one conveyer
{
lane or to one broader conveyer lane
}
, or vice-versa, e.g. combining the flows of articles conveyed by more than one conveyer
. . .
{
from distinct, separate conveyer lanes
}
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. . .
{
from a single conveyer lane consisting of one conveyer or several adjacent conveyers
}
. . . .
{
with tilting of at least part of the conveyer to make use of gravity
}
. . . .
{
with recirculation of articles forming a buffer
}
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B65G 2047/685
. . .
{
Devices for preventing jamming in converging flows
}
B65G 2047/686
. . . .
{
Lane boundaries which reciprocate or oscillate, e.g. vibrating boundaries
}
B65G 2047/687
. . . .
{
Lane boundaries which comprise rotatable elements, e.g. discs, cylinders, endless belts
}
B65G 2047/688
. . . .
{
Lane boundaries which are compliant
}
B65G 2047/689
. . . .
{
Lane boundaries which are of such shape that tight arrays of articles are broken up or prevented from forming
}
. . .
the articles being accumulated temporarily
{
( accumulating articles during transit B65G 47/261 )
}
. . .
with precedence controls among incoming article flows
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. . .
the articles being discharged
{
or distributed
}
to several
{
distinct separate
}
conveyers
{
or to a broader conveyer lane
}
. . . .
{
to a broader conveyer lane
}
. .
transferring materials in bulk from one conveyer to several conveyers, or vice versa
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Feeding, transfer, or discharging devices of particular kinds or types
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B65G 47/76
. .
Fixed or adjustable ploughs or transverse scrapers
. . .
{
Fixed ploughs or transverse scrapers
}
. . .
{
Adjustable ploughs or transverse scrapers
}
. .
Troughs having discharge openings and closures
{
( in air-slides B65G 53/20 )
}
. .
Turntables carrying articles or materials to be transferred, e.g. combined with ploughs or scrapers
. .
Rotary or reciprocating members for direct action on articles or materials, e.g. pushers, rakes, shovels
{
( means for pushing glass articles onto a conveyor C03B 9/453 )
}
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B65G 47/84
. .
Star-shaped wheels or devices having endless travelling belts or chains, the wheels or devices being equipped with article-engaging elements
{
not used, see B65G 47/841 , B65G 47/846
}
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. . .
{
Devices having endless travelling belts or chains equipped with article-engaging elements
}
. . . .
{
the article-engaging elements being grippers
}
. . . .
{
the article-engaging elements being suction or magnetic means
}
. . . .
{
the article-engaging elements being pushers transversally movable on the supporting surface, e.g. pusher-shoes
}
. . . .
{
the article engaging elements being pushers moving in parallel and independently from the supporting conveyor
}
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. . .
{
Star-shaped wheels or wheels equipped with article-engaging elements
}
. . . .
{
the article-engaging elements being grippers
}
. . . .
{
the article-engaging elements being suction or magnetic means
}
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. .
Separating or stopping elements, e.g. fingers( attached to star-shaped wheels B65G 47/84 )
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B65G 47/8807
. . .
{
with one stop
}
. . . .
{
Reciprocating stop, moving up or down in the path of the article
}
. . . .
{
Pivoting stop, swinging in or out of the path of the article
}
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. . . .
{
Fixed stop
}
. . . . .
{
with a linearly movable pusher element which lifts or releases the article
}
. . . . .
{
with a pivoting pusher element which lifts or releases the article
}
. . . . .
{
with conveyors, e.g. pivoting or rotating, to transfer the article
}
. . . .
{
Stop in the form of a clamp on one or both sides of the article
}
. . . .
{
stopping or lifting all articles from a conveyor
}
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. . .
{
with at least two stops acting as gates
}
. . . .
{
Stops acting asynchronously, e.g. one stop open, next one closed or the opposite
}
. . . .
{
Stops acting independently of each other
}
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Devices for picking-up and depositing articles or materials
. . .
{
provided with drive systems with rectilinear movements only
}
. . .
{
provided with drive systems incorporating rotary and rectilinear movements
}
. . .
{
provided with rotary movements only
}
. . .
{
Control arrangements
}
. . .
{
with at least two picking-up heads
}
. . .
{
with inflatable picking-up means( inflatable gripping members on load engaging elements for cranes B66C 1/46 )
}
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. . .
incorporating pneumatic, e.g. suction, grippers
. . . .
{
with air blasts producing partial vacuum
}
. . . .
{
provided with drive systems with rectilinear movements only
}
. . . .
{
provided with drive systems incorporating rotary and rectilinear movements
}
. . . .
{
provided with drive systems with rotary movements only
}
. . . .
{
control arrangements
}
. . . .
{
with at leats two picking-up heads
}
. . .
incorporating electrostatic or magnetic grippers
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Devices for flexing or tilting travelling structures ; Throw-off carriages
. . .
{
tilting endless surfaces, e.g. belts
}
. . .
adapted for longitudinal delivery
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. . .
Devices for tilting links or platform
{
( releasing load-carriers B65G 47/38 )
}
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. . . .
{
tilting about an axis substantially parallel to the conveying direction
}
. . . . .
{
tilting about a sided-axis, i.e. the axis is not located near the center-line of the load-carrier
}
. . . .
{
tilting about an axis perpendicular to the conveying direction
}
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Conveying systems characterised by their application for specified purposes not otherwise provided for( for conveying sheet material B65H )
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B65G 49/02
.
for conveying workpieces through baths of liquid
. .
{
conveyer feeding and discharging means
}
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. .
the workpieces being immersed and withdrawn by movement in a vertical direction
. . .
{
specially adapted for very long workpieces, e.g. chains, cables or belts
}
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. . .
{
specially adapted for workpieces of definite length
}
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. . . .
{
arrangements for conveyance through the bath
}
. . . . .
{
chain or belt conveyers
}
. . . . .
{
screws
}
. . . . .
{
jigging conveyers
}
. . . . .
{
reciprocating conveying means
}
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B65G 49/0436
. . . .
{
arrangements for conveyance from bath to bath
}
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. . . . .
{
along a continuous circuit
}
. . . . . .
{
the circuit being movable vertically as a whole
}
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. . . . . .
{
the circuit being fixed
}
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. . . . . . .
{
by means of containers -or workpieces- carriers( containers or carriers as such see C25D 17/00 )
}
. . . . . . . .
{
movement in a vertical direction is caused by self-contained means
}
. . . . . . . .
{
movement in a vertical direction is caused by lifting means or fixed or adjustable guiding means located at the bath area
}
. . . . . . .
{
without container or workpieces carriers
}
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B65G 49/0472
. . . . .
{
along a non continuous circuit
}
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. . . . . .
{
with lifting means for circuit parts
}
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. . . . . . .
{
with lifting means locating at the bath area
}
. . . . . . . .
{
provided with rotating or pivoting arms
}
. . . . . . . .
{
provided with vertical guiding means
}
. . . . .
{
conveying by flows of fluids
}
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B65G 49/05
.
for fragile or damageable materials or articles
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. .
for fragile sheets, e.g. glass( transporting of glass products during their manufacture C03B 35/00 )
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In group B65G 49/06 and subgroups it is desirable to add indexing codes for specific aspects of conveying systems. The indexing codes are chosen from groups B65G 2249/00 to B65G 2249/045

B65G 49/061
. . .
{
Lifting, gripping, or carrying means, for one or more sheets forming independent means of transport, e.g. suction cups, transport frames( suction means as load-engaging elements attached to the lifting or lowering gear of cranes B66C 1/02 ; suction cups for attaching purposes F16B 47/00 ; suction cups on gripping heads B25J 15/0616 ; suction cups in general B65G 47/91 ; suction cups combined with cutting means on vertical conveyers C03B 33/00 - C03B 33/10 ; devices for turning sheets B65G 49/067 ; suspending devices B65G 49/066 )
}
B65G 49/062
. . .
{
Easels, stands or shelves, e.g. castor-shelves, supporting means on vehicles;( vehicles adapted to carry glass sheets B60P 3/002 ; storing articles B65G 1/00 or A47B 53/02 ; packaging for glass sheets B65D 85/48 )
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B65G 49/063
. . .
{
Transporting devices for sheet glass
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B65G 49/064
. . . .
{
in a horizontal position( B65G 49/066 takes precedence )
}
B65G 49/065
. . . . .
{
supported partially or completely on fluid cushions e.g. a gas cushion( in general B65G 51/00 )
}
B65G 49/066
. . . .
{
being suspended; Suspending devices, e.g. clamps, supporting tongs
}
B65G 49/067
. . .
{
Sheet handling, means, e.g. manipulators, devices for turning or tilting sheet glass( suction cups B65G 49/061; combined with vertical conveyers C03B 33/00 - C03B 33/10 ; stacking and destacking B65G 49/068 )
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B65G 49/068
. . .
{
Stacking or destacking devices; Means for preventing damage to stacked sheets; e.g. spaces( stacking in general B65G 57/00 ; destacking in general B65G 59/00 ; spacer sheets in general B65H )
}
B65G 49/069
. . . .
{
Means for avoiding damage to stacked plate glass, e.g. by interposing paper or powder spacers in the stack( maculation per se B65H 39/00 )
}
B65G 49/07
. .
for semiconductor wafers
{
Not used, see H01L 21/677
}
( specially adapted for conveying of semiconductor wafers during manufacture or treatment of semiconductor or electric solid state devices or components H01L 21/677 )
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for ceramic mouldings( charging, discharging, manipulation with charge in kilns F27D 3/00 )
. . .
{
for loading or unloading racks or similar frames; loading racks therefor
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Guide Heading:
Non-mechanical conveying through pipes or tubes( pipe-line systems F17D ) ; Floating in troughs
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Conveying articles through pipes or tubes by fluid flow or pressure( pneumatic railways B61B ) ; Conveying articles over a flat surface, e.g. the base of a trough, by jets located in the surface( pumps F04 ; fluid dynamics F15D ; valves, taps, cocks F16K ; pipes, pipe joints, or associated devices F16L )
.
Hydraulic transport of articles( B65G 51/04 takes precedence; water roundabouts A63G 3/00 )
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Directly conveying the articles, e.g. slips, sheets, stockings, containers or workpieces, by flowing gases
. .
{
Conveying ammunition through pipes
}
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over a flat surface or in troughs
. . .
{
for suspended articles, e.g. bottles
}
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Conveying the articles in carriers having a cross-section approximating that of the pipe or tube ; Tube mail systems
. .
Despatch carriers for tube mail
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Controlling or conditioning the operating medium( in compressors 59; air-conditioning, e.g. de-watering, in pneumatic systems F16L 55/10 )
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at section junctions of pneumatic systems
. . . .
Pneumatic gates
. . . .
Pneumatic sluices
. . .
varying, e.g. starting or stopping, gas pressure or flow
. .
Adaptations of pipes or tubes ; Pipe or tube joints
. .
Braking arrangements
. .
Arrangements for stopping the carriers en route in order to control carrier sequence ; Blocking or separating devices
. .
Switches
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Stations
. . .
for despatch
. . .
for delivery
. . .
for despatch, delivery, and transit
. .
Two-way operation
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Other devices for indicating or controlling movements of carriers, e.g. for supervising individual tube sections, for counting carriers, for reporting jams or other operating difficulties
. . .
Contact devices on interior of tubes for detecting passage of carriers
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Automatically distributing the carriers to desired stations
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. . . .
according to indications on carriers
. . . . .
without mechanical contact between carriers and controllers
. . . .
according to separate signal systems
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Conveying materials in bulk through troughs, pipes, or tubes by floating the materials, or by flows of gas, liquid, or foam( fluidising in connection with loading or unloading B65G 69/06 ; loaders for hay or cereals A01D 87/00 ;
{
discharging means for mixtures containing clay or cementitious material B28C 7/16 ;
}
fluidising devices facilitating filling or emptying of large containers B65D 88/72 ;
{
combined washing or cutting and conveyance of materials in sugar manufacture A23N; C13C;
}
dredging E02F; winning materials out of alluvial deposits E21C 45/00 ; hydraulic or pneumatic mine-filling-up machines E21F 15/00 ; fluid dynamics F15D )
{
pumping fluid by direct action of another fluid F04F
}
.
Floating material troughs( air slides B65G 53/04 )
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Conveying materials in bulk pneumatically through pipes or tubes ; Air slides
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Gas pressure systems operating without fluidisation of the materials
. . .
with mechanical injection of the materials, e.g. by screw
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with pneumatic injection of the materials by the propelling gas
. . . .
the gas flow acting directly on the materials in a reservoir
. . . .
the gas flow inducing feed of the materials by suction effect
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Gas pressure systems operating with fluidisation of the materials
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. . .
through a porous wall
. . . .
of an air slide, e.g. a trough
. . . .
the systems comprising a reservoir, e.g. a bunker
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Gas suction systems
. . .
operating with fluidisation of the materials
. .
Systems utilising a combination of gas pressure and suction( inducing feed of the materials by suction in gas pressure systems B65G 53/14 )
.
Conveying materials in bulk through pipes or tubes by liquid pressure
.
Conveying concrete, e.g. for distributing same at building sites( mixing concrete on or by conveyers B28C 5/34 )
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Details
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Arrangements of containers( hoppers B65D 3/06 ; containers in general B65D )
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Modification of material containing walls to facilitate fluidisation( hoppers with walls modified for fluidisation of contents B65D3714 )
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Feeding or discharging devices
. . .
Nozzles( in general B05B )
. . .
Endless conveyers
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Gates or sluices, e.g. rotary wheels
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B65G 53/4608
. . . .
{
Turnable elements, e.g. rotary wheels with pockets or passages for material
}
. . . . .
{
with axis of turning parallel to flow
}
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{
with axis of turning perpendicular to flow
}
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. . . . . .
{
the element having pockets, rotated from charging position to discharging position, i.e. discrete flow
}
. . . . . . .
{
with means for clearing out the pockets
}
. . . . . . .
{
with a closable outlet
}
. . . . . .
{
the element having passages simultaneously connectable to both inlet and outlet ports
}
. . . . .
{
with axis of turning neither parallel nor perpendicular to flow, i.e. mixed flow
}
. . . .
{
with flexible wall parts, e.g. peristaltic devices
}
. . . .
{
with a reciprocating mover acting directly on material
}
. . . .
{
of air-lock type, i.e. at least two valves opening asynchronously
}
. . .
Screws or like rotary conveyers
. . .
Pneumatic devices( incorporated in nozzles B65G 53/42 )
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Adaptations of pipes or tubes
. . .
{
means for preventing the accumulation or for removal of deposits( preventing accumulation in pipes in general F16L 55/24 ; preventing fouling in general B08B 17/00 )
}
. . .
{
Wear protection
}
. . .
{
for conveyance in plug-form
}
. . .
{
with means for special treatment to facilitate transport
}
. . .
{
Flux combining or dividing arrangements( B65G 53/56 takes precedence )
}
. . .
Flexible pipes or tubes
. . .
Switches
. .
Devices for accelerating or decelerating flow of the materials ; Use of pressure generators( controlling pressure of propelling gas B65G 53/66 )
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Devices for separating the materials from propellant gas
. . .
Using liquid
. . .
in discrete amounts
. .
use of indicator or control devices, e.g. for controlling gas pressure, for controlling proportions of material and gas, for indicating or preventing jamming of material
{
( controlling the flow of coal firing systems C21B 5/003 )
}
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Non-mechanical conveyers not otherwise provided for
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.
electrostatic, electric, or magnetic
. .
{
the load being magnetically coupled with a piston-like driver moved within a tube
}
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Guide Heading:
Stacking or de-stacking ; Loading or unloading( by means incorporated in, or operatively associated with, conveyers B65G 47/00 ; lift trucks B60P ; B66F ; handling sheet material or flat articles made therefrom B65H ; cranes B66C ; loading or unloading by soil-shifting or like equipment E02F ; stacking or de-stacking data record cards in association with machines for marking or sensing data G06K )
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In groups B65G 57/00 to B65G 61/00 , the following term is used with the meaning indicated:- "stacking" means disposing articles individually or in layers one above each other

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Stacking of articles( B65G 60/00 takes precedence; stacking of jumbo rolls B41F; stackable containers B65D; feeding, piling, or stacking sheets B65H; stacked delivery of machined products, see the relevant classes for the machines )
.
{
by using insertions or spacers between the stacked layers
}
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B65G 57/02
.
by adding to the top of the stack
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. .
from above
. . .
{
with a stepwise downward movement of the stack
}
. . .
by suction or magnetic devices
. . .
Gates for releasing articles
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articles being tilted or inverted prior to depositing
. . .
alternate articles being inverted
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B65G 57/09
. .
from alongside
. . .
by devices, e.g. reciprocating, acting directly on articles for horizontal transport to the top of stack
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the articles being stacked by direct action of the feeding conveyer
. . .
the conveyer being adjustable in height
. . .
the articles being transferred from carriers moving in an endless path adjacent to the stacks( conveyer con- structions B65G 15/00 to B65G 35/00 ; combinations of conveyers B65G 37/00 )
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B65G 57/16
. .
Stacking of articles of particular shape
. . .
{
nested
}
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. . .
elongated, e.g. sticks, rods, bars
. . . .
{
Angle irons
}
. . . .
{
Cylindrical articles, e.g. tubes, rods, etc.
}
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three-dimensional, e.g. cubiform, cylindrical
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. . . .
in layers each of predetermined arrangement
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. . . . .
the layers being transferred as a whole, e.g. on pallets
. . . . . .
{
with a stepwise downward movement of the stack
}
. . . . .
the arrangement providing for spaces between the articles
.
by assembling the articles and tilting the assembled articles to a stacked position
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.
by adding to the bottom of the stack
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. .
{
by means of reciprocatory or oscillatory lifting and holding or gripping devices
}
. . .
{
added articles being lifted to substantially stationary grippers or holders
}
. . .
{
the stack being lowered by mobile grippers or holders onto added articles
}
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B65G 57/305
. .
{
by means of rotary devices or endless elements
}
. . .
{
the rotary devices being wheels
}
. . .
{
the rotary devices being screws
}
. . .
{
by means of endless elements
}
.
characterised by stacking during transit
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De-stacking of articles( B65G 60/00 takes precedence )
.
{
by using insertions or spacers between the stacked layers
}
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De-stacking from the top of the stack
. .
{
by means insertable between the stacked articles or layers
}
. .
{
with a stepwise upward movement of the stack
}
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. .
by suction or magnetic devices
. . .
{
with a stepwise upward movement of the stack
}
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B65G 59/06
.
De-stacking from the bottom of the stack
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B65G 59/061
. .
{
articles being separated substantially along the axis of the stack
}
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. . .
{
by means of reciprocating or oscillating escapement-like mechanisms
}
. . . .
{
comprising lifting means
}
. . . .
{
by angularly displacing the stack relatively to the lower most article or vice-versa
}
. . .
{
by means of rotary devices or endless elements
}
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. .
{
articles being separated substantially perpendicularly to the axis of the stack
}
. . .
{
by means of endless elements
}
.
De-stacking after preliminary tilting of the stack
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De-stacking nested articles
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{
by means of oscillating escapement-like mechanisms
}
. . .
{
the axis of oscillation being substantially parallel to the axis of the stack
}
. . .
{
comprising lifting or gripping means
}
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. .
{
by means of reciprocating escapement-like mechanisms
}
. . .
{
comprising lifting or gripping means
}
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. .
{
by means of rotary devices or endless elements
}
. . .
{
the axis of rotation being substantially parallel to the axis of the stack
}
.
characterised by de-stacking during transit
Simultaneously or alternatively stacking and de-stacking of articles
Use of pick-up or transfer devices or of manipulators for stacking or de-stacking articles not otherwise provided for( manipulators B25J )
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B65G 63/00
Transferring or trans-shipping at storage areas, railway yards, harbours,
{
or in opening mining cuts
}
; Marshalling yard installations( transferring refuse between vehicles or containers B65F 9/00 ; dredging, soil shifting E02F ; conveyers used in co-operation with coal or like winning apparatus E21C 47/00 )
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.
{
for articles
}
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. .
{
for containers
}
. . .
{
using slanted guides
}
.
{
for bulk material
}
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.
with essentially horizontal transit otherwise than by bridge
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. .
{
for articles
}
. . .
{
for containers
}
. .
{
for bulk material
}
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.
with essentially horizontal transit by bridges equipped with conveyers
{
( cranes B66C )
}
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. .
{
for articles
}
. . .
{
for containers
}
. .
{
for bulk material
}
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B65G 63/06
.
with essentially vertical transit( hoppers B65D 88/26 )
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B65G 63/062
. .
{
for articles
}
. . .
{
for containers
}
. .
{
for bulk material
}
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Loading or unloading( of vehicles B65G 67/00 )
B65G 65/005
.
{
Control arrangements
}
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.
Loading or unloading machines comprising essentially a conveyer for moving the loads associated with a device for picking-up the loads
. .
with pick-up shovels( constructions of shovels E02F )
. .
with endless scraping or elevating pick-up conveyers
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B65G 65/08
. .
with reciprocating pick-up conveyers
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Raking or scraping devices
. . . .
operations at positions off-set from the conveyer centreline
. .
with jigging pick-up conveyers, e.g. duck-bills
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. .
with rotary pick-up conveyers
. . .
Discs
. . .
Paddle wheels
. . .
Screws
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.
Devices for tilting and emptying of containers
. .
for manual tilting of barrels or casks
.
Piling or unpiling loose materials in bulk, e.g. coal, manure, timber, not otherwise provided for( by soil-shifting or like equipment E02F )
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B65G 65/30
.
Methods or devices for filling or emptying bunkers, hoppers, tanks, or like containers, of interest apart from their use in particular chemical or physical processes or their application in particular machines, e.g. not covered by a single other subclass( devices for tilting and emptying containers B65G 65/23 ; such containers having means facilitating filling or emptying B65D 88/54 )
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Methods or devices for filling bunkers, hoppers, or containers are only classified in group B65G 65/30 if they are of general application apart from their use in particular processes or their application in particular machines or if they are not covered by a single other subclass

. .
Filling devices( pneumatic conveyers B65G 51/00 , B65G 53/00 )
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Emptying devices( conveyer constructions B65G 15/00 to B65G 35/00 ; devices similar to vehicle tipplers B65G 67/48 )
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. . .
Devices for emptying from the top
. . . .
{
comprising a vertical passage located inside the container
}
. . . .
Mechanical devices
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. . .
Devices for emptying otherwise than from the top
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. . . .
using belt or chain conveyers
. . . . .
{
arranged to be movable
}
. . . .
using reciprocating conveyers, e.g. jigging conveyers
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. . . .
using screw conveyers
. . . . .
{
arranged vertically or substantially vertically within the container( B65G 65/466 takes precedence )
}
. . . . .
{
arranged to be movable
}
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B65G 65/48
. . . .
using other rotating means, e.g. rotating pressure sluices in pneumatic systems
{
( B65G 53/46 takes precedence )
}
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. . . . .
{
rotating about a substantially vertical axis
}
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. . . . . .
{
and having the form of rotating tables or pans
}
. . . . . . .
{
with particular surface features, e.g. ribs, roughening
}
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. . . . . .
{
and moving material over a stationary surface, e.g. sweep arms or wheels
}
. . . . . . .
{
flexible, e.g. chains, cables, spring arms
}
. . . . . . .
{
mounted on a carriage, e.g. for movement along slit-like outlets
}
. . . . . . .
{
by means of eccentric motion
}
. . . . . .
{
through which material passes, e.g. fan-like wheels
}
. . . . .
{
rotating about a substantially horizontal axis
}
. . . . .
{
in the form of rotating tubular chutes
}
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Loading or unloading vehicles( by means incorporated in the vehicles B60 to B64; ground or aircraft-carrier-deck installations B64F; transferring refuse between vehicles or containers B65F 9/00 )
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Loading or unloading land vehicles
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Loading land vehicles
{
( loading or unloading boats to or from land vehicles B60P 3/10 )
}
. . .
Feeding articles or materials from bunkers or tunnels
. . .
using endless conveyers
. . .
using conveyers covering the whole length of vehicle trains
. . .
Loading elongated articles, e.g. rails, logs
. . .
Loading hardened bricks, briquettes, or the like
. . .
Loading coke-oven products( discharging coke-ovens C10B 33/00 )
. . .
Refuelling locomotives with solid fuels( servicing locomotives B61K 11/02 )
. . .
Loading covered vehicles
. . .
Loading moving vehicles
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Unloading land vehicles
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using rakes or scrapers
. . . .
External transverse blades attached to endless conveyers
. . .
using transportable tipping apparatus
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. . .
using fixed tipping installations
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B65G 67/34
. . . .
Apparatus for tipping wagons or mine cars( inverting wagons B65G 67/48 ; platform-lifts with tiltable platforms B66F 7/22 )
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. . . . .
endwise
B65G 67/38
. . . . . .
comprising a turntable
. . . . . .
toward one end only
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. . . . .
sideways
. . . . . .
by passing the vehicles over a stretch of transversely-inclined rails
. . . .
Apparatus for lifting and tilting
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B65G 67/48
. . . .
Vehicle tipplers( devices for washing or cleaning railroad vehicles B60S )
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Rotary vehicle tipplers, i.e. rotating through 360 degrees
. . . . . .
having several decks
. . . . .
Vehicle-locking means
. . . . .
Vehicle and tippler interlocking controls
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B65G 67/60
.
Loading or unloading ships( B65G 67/02 takes precedence; arrangement of ship-based loading or unloading equipment for cargo or passengers B63B 27/00 )
. .
{
using devices specially adapted for articles
}
. .
{
using devices specially adapted for bulk material
}
. .
using devices influenced by the tide or by the movement of the ship, e.g. devices on pontoons( horizontal loading or unloading platforms B65G 69/22 ; loading ramps B65G 69/28 )
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Auxiliary measures taken, or devices used, in connection with loading or unloading( in vehicles, see the relevant subclasses; preventing, minimising, or fighting fire A62C )
.
{
Buffers for vehicles at loading stations
}
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.
{
Restraining movement of a vehicle at a loading station using means not being part of the vehicle
}
. .
{
the means engaging at least one wheel of the vehicle
}
.
{
Centring or aligning a vehicle at a loading station using means not being part of the vehicle
}
.
{
Dock- or bumper-seals
}
.
Filling storage spaces as completely as possible, e.g. application of vibrators
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Spreading out the materials conveyed over the whole surface to be loaded ; Trimming heaps of loose materials
. .
{
by relatively moving an endless feeding means( B65G 69/0458 takes precedence )
}
. .
{
with scraping belts or chains
}
. .
{
with vibrating or shaking means
}
. .
{
with screw conveyors
}
. .
{
with chutes, deflector means or channels( B65G 69/0458 takes precedence )
}
. .
{
with scraping devices( B65G 69/0416 takes precedence )
}
. .
{
with rotating means, e.g. tables, arms
}
. .
{
with throwing devices
}
. .
{
with air jets
}
. .
{
with electric or magnetic means
}
. .
{
with a pneumatic feeding conveyor
}
B65G 69/06
.
Fluidising
.
Devices for emptying storage spaces as completely as possible( devices preventing the formation of bridges B65D 88/64 )
.
Obtaining an average product from stored bulk material( for measuring or testing G01 )
.
Sieving bulk materials during loading or unloading
.
Pulverising loaded or unloaded materials
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Preventing pulverisation, deformation, breakage, or other mechanical damage to the goods or materials
. .
{
using descending or lowering endless conveyors
}
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.
Preventing escape of dust
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. .
{
by means of sealed systems
}
. . .
{
with aspiration means
}
. . .
{
with co-operating closure members on each of the parts of a separable transfer channel
}
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. .
{
by means of non-sealed systems
}
. . .
{
with aspiration means
}
. . .
{
with non-return closures
}
. . .
{
with spraying means
}
.
Auxiliary treatments, e.g. aerating, heating, humidifying, deaerating, cooling, de-watering or drying, during loading or unloading ; Loading or unloading in a fluid medium other than air
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Horizontal loading or unloading platforms( pile tables B65H ; as road or railway equipment E01F 1/00 )
. .
having platform level adjusting means
. .
Rotatable platforms
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Loading ramps( as road or railway equipment E01F 1/00 )
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. .
{
permanently installed on the dock
}
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. . .
{
pivoting ramps
}
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. . . .
{
with fluid-operated means
}
B65G 69/2823
. . . . .
{
extensible by pivoting parts
}
. . . . .
{
extensible by sliding parts
}
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. . . .
{
with spring-operated means
}
. . . . .
{
extensible by pivoting parts
}
. . . . .
{
extensible by sliding parts
}
. . . .
{
with electric motor-operated means
}
. . . .
{
with weight counterbalancing means
}
. . .
{
adjustable with respect to the dock
}
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. .
{
Constructional features of deck or surround
}
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. . .
{
Safety or protection means, e.g. skirts
}
. . . .
{
operated by detectors or sensors
}
. . . .
{
Vehicle barriers mounted on deck
}
. . . .
{
Safety legs
}
. .
Non-permanently installed loading ramps, e.g. transportable

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B65G 2201/00
Indexing codes relating to handling devices, e.g. conveyors, characterised by the type of product or load being conveyed or handled
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B65G 2201/02
.
Articles
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B65G 2201/0202
. .
Agricultural and processed food products
B65G 2201/0205
. . .
Biscuits
B65G 2201/0208
. . .
Eggs
B65G 2201/0211
. . .
Fruits and vegetables
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B65G 2201/0214
. .
Articles of special size, shape or weigh
B65G 2201/0217
. . .
Elongated
B65G 2201/022
. . .
Flat
B65G 2201/0223
. . .
Heavy
B65G 2201/0226
. .
Cigarettes
B65G 2201/0229
. .
Clothes, clothes hangers
B65G 2201/0232
. .
Coils, bobbins, rolls
Collapse
B65G 2201/0235
. .
Containers
B65G 2201/0238
. . .
Bags
B65G 2201/0241
. . .
Barrels, drums
Collapse
B65G 2201/0244
. . .
Bottles
B65G 2201/0247
. . . .
Suspended bottles
B65G 2201/025
. . .
Boxes
Collapse
B65G 2201/0252
. . .
Cans
B65G 2201/0255
. . . .
Milkcans
B65G 2201/0258
. . .
Trays, totes or bins
B65G 2201/0261
. . .
Puck as article support
B65G 2201/0264
. .
Luggage
B65G 2201/0267
. .
Pallets
B65G 2201/027
. .
Tablets, capsules, pills or the like
B65G 2201/0273
. .
Tires
B65G 2201/0276
. .
Tubes and pipes
B65G 2201/0279
. .
Wheelbarrows
B65G 2201/0282
. .
Wooden articles, e.g. logs, trunks or planks
B65G 2201/0285
. .
Postal items, e.g. letters, parcels
B65G 2201/0288
. .
Signatures, i.e. sections of printed magazines, papers or books
B65G 2201/0291
. .
Pig used in pipe conveyors, e.g. a Molch
B65G 2201/0294
. .
Vehicle bodies
B65G 2201/0297
. .
Wafer cassette
Collapse
B65G 2201/04
.
Bulk
B65G 2201/042
. .
Granular material
B65G 2201/045
. .
Sand, soil and mineral ore
B65G 2201/047
. .
Articles manipulated as bulk
B65G 2201/06
.
Articles and bulk
Collapse
Guide Heading:
Storing ; Storage devices
Collapse
B65G 2203/00
Indexing code relating to control or detection of the articles or the load carriers during conveying
Collapse
B65G 2203/02
.
Control or detection
Collapse
B65G 2203/0208
. .
relating to the transported articles
B65G 2203/0216
. . .
Codes or marks on the article
B65G 2203/0225
. . .
Orientation of the article
B65G 2203/0233
. . .
Position of the article
B65G 2203/0241
. . .
Quantity of articles
B65G 2203/025
. . .
Speed of the article
B65G 2203/0258
. . .
Weight of the article
Collapse
B65G 2203/0266
. .
relating to the load carrier(s)
B65G 2203/0275
. . .
Damage on the load carrier
B65G 2203/0283
. . .
Position of the load carrier
B65G 2203/0291
. . .
Speed of the load carrier
Collapse
B65G 2203/04
.
Detection means
B65G 2203/041
. .
Camera
Collapse
B65G 2203/042
. .
Sensors
B65G 2203/043
. . .
Magnetic
B65G 2203/044
. . .
Optical
B65G 2203/045
. . .
Thermic
B65G 2203/046
. . .
RFID
B65G 2203/047
. .
Switches
B65G 2203/048
. .
Satellite
Collapse
B65G 2205/00
Stopping elements used in conveyors to stop articles or arrays of articles
B65G 2205/02
.
where the stop device is adaptable to the size of the article or array
B65G 2205/04
.
where the stop device is not adaptable
B65G 2205/06
.
Cushioned or damping stop devices, e.g. using springs or other mechanical actions
Collapse
B65G 2207/00
Indexing codes relating to constructional details, configuration and additional features of a handling device, e.g. Conveyors
B65G 2207/02
.
Use of adhesive
B65G 2207/04
.
Advertising elements
B65G 2207/06
.
Air cushion support of articles
B65G 2207/08
.
Adjustable and/or adaptable to the article size
B65G 2207/10
.
Antistatic features
B65G 2207/12
.
Chain pin retainers
B65G 2207/14
.
Combination of conveyors
B65G 2207/16
.
Convertible to another type of conveyor
B65G 2207/18
.
Crossing conveyors
B65G 2207/20
.
Earthquake protection
B65G 2207/22
.
Heat or fire protection
B65G 2207/24
.
Helical or spiral conveying path
B65G 2207/26
.
Hygienic features, e.g. easy to sanitize
B65G 2207/28
.
Impact protection
B65G 2207/30
.
Modular constructions
B65G 2207/32
.
Noise prevention features
B65G 2207/34
.
Omni-directional rolls
B65G 2207/36
.
Pushing shoes on conveyors
B65G 2207/38
.
Pin used as carrier of one article
B65G 2207/40
.
Safety features of loads, equipment or persons
B65G 2207/42
.
Soft elements to prevent damage to articles, e.g. bristles, foam
B65G 2207/44
.
Spiral conveyor tracks
B65G 2207/46
.
Tray unloading features
B65G 2207/48
.
Wear protection or indication features
Collapse
B65G 2209/00
Indexing codes relating to order picking devices in General
B65G 2209/02
.
Batch order forming, e.g. several batches simultaneously
B65G 2209/04
.
Indication location means
B65G 2209/06
.
Use of order trucks
B65G 2209/08
.
Orders with a high and a low volume
B65G 2209/10
.
Partial order forming
Collapse
B65G 2249/00
Aspects relating to conveying systems for the manufacture of fragile sheets
B65G 2249/02
.
Controlled or contamination-free environments or clean space conditions
Collapse
B65G 2249/04
.
Arrangements of vacuum systems or suction cups
B65G 2249/045
. .
Details of suction cups suction cups
Collapse
B65G 2811/00
Indexing codes relating to common features for more than one conveyer kind or type
Collapse
B65G 2811/06
.
Devices controlling the relative position of articles
Collapse
B65G 2811/0605
. .
by arranging articles in groups or arranging grouped articles
B65G 2811/061
. . .
Grouping articles in layers
B65G 2811/0615
. . .
Devices for arranging grouped articles in a single lane
Collapse
B65G 2811/0621
. .
by modifying the orientation or position of articles
B65G 2811/0626
. . .
Orientation of articles
Collapse
B65G 2811/0631
. .
by varying the spacing between individual articles
B65G 2811/0636
. . .
by means of one or several star-shaped wheels
B65G 2811/0642
. . .
using a fixed stopping element and means to pass the element
Collapse
B65G 2811/0647
. .
Changing the direction of movement of articles or bulk material
B65G 2811/0652
. . .
Accessories
B65G 2811/0657
. . .
Deflectors
B65G 2811/0663
. . .
Pick-up means
B65G 2811/0668
. . .
Magnetic or electrostatic devices
Collapse
B65G 2811/0673
. .
Control of conveying operations
Collapse
B65G 2811/0678
. . .
Determining the path to be followed
B65G 2811/0684
. . . .
by stopping or tilting load-carriers not leaving the conveyer path
Collapse
B65G 2811/0689
. . .
Releasing constant material flow
B65G 2811/0694
. . . .
for permanently occupying the conveyer path
Collapse
B65G 2811/09
.
Driving means for the conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2811/091
. .
the conveyer type being irrelevant
B65G 2811/092
. . .
a single conveyer having more than one driving means
B65G 2811/093
. . .
Control means for automatic stop, start or warning variation during conveying operations
Collapse
B65G 2811/095
. .
Speed variation control means
B65G 2811/096
. . .
without reversal of the conveying direction
B65G 2811/097
. . .
with reversal of the conveying direction
B65G 2811/098
. .
for combined motions
Collapse
B65G 2812/00
Indexing codes relating to the kind or type of conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/01
.
Conveyers composed of several types of conveyers
B65G 2812/011
. .
one conveyer being driven by another one
Collapse
B65G 2812/012
. .
for conveying material successively by a series of conveyers
B65G 2812/013
. . .
without relative movement between conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/014
. . .
with relative movement between conveyers
B65G 2812/015
. . . .
the conveyers being movably linked
Collapse
B65G 2812/016
. .
for conveying material by co-operating units in tandem
B65G 2812/017
. . .
using tilted or side by side conveyer sections
B65G 2812/018
. . .
between conveyer sections
B65G 2812/019
. . .
using two or more elevators
Collapse
B65G 2812/02
.
Belt or chain conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/02009
. .
Common features for belt or chain conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/02019
. . .
Supporting or guiding frames
B65G 2812/02029
. . . .
Transportable conveyer frames
Collapse
B65G 2812/02039
. . . .
Profiles or beams
B65G 2812/02049
. . . . .
with guiding means for displaceable conveyer accessories
B65G 2812/02059
. . . . .
with supporting arrangements for ducts or cables or shaped as fluid ducts
Collapse
B65G 2812/02069
. . . .
Rails
B65G 2812/02079
. . . . .
Switches
B65G 2812/02089
. . .
Driving means
B65G 2812/02099
. . .
Safety measures in case of driving element breakage
B65G 2812/02108
. . .
Protection means
B65G 2812/02118
. . .
Gathering means for material falling from the conveyer
Collapse
B65G 2812/02128
. .
Belt conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/02138
. . .
Common features for belt conveyers
B65G 2812/02148
. . . .
Driving means for the belts
B65G 2812/02158
. . . .
Means preventing dust penetration
B65G 2812/02168
. . . .
Belts provided with guiding means, e.g. rollers
Collapse
B65G 2812/02178
. . .
characterised by the material
B65G 2812/02188
. . . .
Metallic belts
B65G 2812/02198
. . . .
Non-metallic belts
B65G 2812/02207
. . . .
Partially metallic belts
B65G 2812/02217
. . .
characterised by the configuration
Collapse
B65G 2812/02227
. . .
for vertical conveyance
B65G 2812/02237
. . . .
provided with buckets
B65G 2812/02247
. . . .
using belts with bucket profiles
B65G 2812/02257
. . . .
the load remaining on the belt due to centrifugal forces
Collapse
B65G 2812/02267
. .
Conveyers having endless traction elements
Collapse
B65G 2812/02277
. . .
Common features for chain conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/02287
. . . .
Driving means
B65G 2812/02297
. . . . .
Arrangements for downward conveyance
Collapse
B65G 2812/02306
. . . . .
Driving drums
B65G 2812/02316
. . . . . .
with means for assuring constant linear speed of chains
Collapse
B65G 2812/02326
. . . .
Chains, cables or the like
Collapse
B65G 2812/02336
. . . . .
Accessories
B65G 2812/02346
. . . . . .
Grippers associated with chain parts
Collapse
B65G 2812/02356
. . . . .
characterised by the material
B65G 2812/02366
. . . . . .
Flexible links
Collapse
B65G 2812/02376
. . . . .
characterised by the configuration
B65G 2812/02386
. . . . . .
Woven chains
B65G 2812/02396
. . . . . .
Links and their attaching means
B65G 2812/02405
. . . .
Means preventing dust penetration
Collapse
B65G 2812/02415
. . .
with load-carrying surfaces supported by traction means
Collapse
B65G 2812/02425
. . . .
Continuous or uninterrupted load-carrying surfaces
Collapse
B65G 2812/02435
. . . . .
the surfaces being below the traction means
B65G 2812/02445
. . . . . .
the surfaces being an endless belt
Collapse
B65G 2812/02455
. . . . .
the surfaces being above, between or beside the traction means
Collapse
B65G 2812/02465
. . . . . .
for conveyance along curves
B65G 2812/02475
. . . . . . .
along vertical curves
Collapse
B65G 2812/02485
. . . . . .
the load-carrying surfaces being fixed or non-movably linked to the traction means
B65G 2812/02495
. . . . . . .
load-carrying surfaces using platforms or grids
Collapse
B65G 2812/02504
. . . . . . .
load-carrying surfaces with up-standing walls, e.g. with bucket profile
B65G 2812/02514
. . . . . . . .
in longitudinal direction only
B65G 2812/02524
. . . . . . . .
in transverse direction only
Collapse
B65G 2812/02534
. . . . . . .
the surfaces being an endless belt
B65G 2812/02544
. . . . . . . .
with bucket profile
Collapse
B65G 2812/02554
. . . . . .
the load-carrying surfaces being pivotally attached to the traction means
B65G 2812/02564
. . . . . . .
Tipping means
B65G 2812/02574
. . . . . . .
Guiding means to maintain load-carrying surfaces horizontal
Collapse
B65G 2812/02584
. . . . . .
the load-carrying surfaces resting on the traction means
B65G 2812/02594
. . . . . . .
Reversing means
B65G 2812/02603
. . . . . . .
Load-carrying surfaces adapted to be displaced relative to the traction means
Collapse
B65G 2812/02613
. . . .
the load-carrying surfaces being separated from each other, e.g. individual load carriers
Collapse
B65G 2812/02623
. . . . .
and pivotally mounted
Collapse
B65G 2812/02633
. . . . . .
for bulk material
B65G 2812/02643
. . . . . . .
Loading or unloading means
Collapse
B65G 2812/02653
. . . . . .
for articles
B65G 2812/02663
. . . . . . .
Loading or unloading means
Collapse
B65G 2812/02673
. . . . .
the load-carriers being arranged above, between or beside the traction means
Collapse
B65G 2812/02683
. . . . . .
and fixed or non-movably linked to the traction means
Collapse
B65G 2812/02693
. . . . . . .
for vertical or inclined conveyance
Collapse
B65G 2812/02702
. . . . . . . .
Details
B65G 2812/02712
. . . . . . . . .
Loading or unloading means
Collapse
B65G 2812/02722
. . . . . . . . .
Frames
B65G 2812/02732
. . . . . . . . . .
with guiding means for the traction means
B65G 2812/02742
. . . . . . . .
Bucket elevators for bulk material
B65G 2812/02752
. . . . . . . .
Elevators for articles
Collapse
B65G 2812/02762
. . . . . . .
Load-carriers
B65G 2812/02772
. . . . . . . .
Plates or buckets
B65G 2812/02782
. . . . . . . .
with upstanding walls
Collapse
B65G 2812/02792
. . . . . .
the load-carriers being connected pivotally to the traction means
B65G 2812/02801
. . . . . . .
Loading or unloading means
B65G 2812/02811
. . . . . . .
guided at least partially along a vertical or inclined direction
B65G 2812/02821
. . . . . . .
with guiding means to remain in a load-carrying position
Collapse
B65G 2812/02831
. . . . . .
the load-carriers resting on the traction means
B65G 2812/02841
. . . . . . .
Reversing means
B65G 2812/02851
. . . . . . .
load-carriers adapted to be displaced relative to the traction means
Collapse
B65G 2812/02861
. . .
moving the materials over supporting surfaces by impeller means e.g. scrapers
Collapse
B65G 2812/02871
. . . .
for bulk material
Collapse
B65G 2812/02881
. . . . .
Scraper conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/02891
. . . . . .
Troughs, channels or conduits
B65G 2812/029
. . . . . . .
Guiding means for displaceable conveyer accessories
B65G 2812/0291
. . . . . . .
Supporting arrangements for cables or ducts
B65G 2812/0292
. . . . . . .
with oppositely-moving parts of the conveyer located in a common plane
B65G 2812/0293
. . . . . . .
Guiding means for the scrapers
B65G 2812/0294
. . . . . . .
Wear pieces
Collapse
B65G 2812/0295
. . . . . .
Scraper chains
Collapse
B65G 2812/0296
. . . . . . .
Attachments of scrapers to traction elements
B65G 2812/0297
. . . . . . . .
to one chain
B65G 2812/0298
. . . . . . . .
to more than one chain
B65G 2812/0299
. .
Conveyers having independant belt or chain conveyer sections
Collapse
B65G 2812/03
.
Vibrating conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/0304
. .
Driving means or auxiliary devices
Collapse
B65G 2812/0308
. . .
Driving means
Collapse
B65G 2812/0312
. . . .
for shaking
B65G 2812/0316
. . . . .
using oppositely moving cylinders
B65G 2812/032
. . .
Help-conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/0324
. .
Frames
B65G 2812/0328
. . .
dismountable
B65G 2812/0332
. . .
deformable
B65G 2812/0336
. . .
movable
Collapse
B65G 2812/034
. . .
Frame parts
B65G 2812/0344
. . . .
Guiding means for conveyed materials
Collapse
B65G 2812/0348
. .
Supporting or guiding means for troughs
Collapse
B65G 2812/0352
. . .
Rollers or balls
B65G 2812/0356
. . . .
the roller or ball holders joining trough parts
B65G 2812/036
. . .
Pivoting arms
B65G 2812/0364
. . .
Springs
B65G 2812/0368
. . .
Flexible non-elastic suspension means, e.g. chains, cables
Collapse
B65G 2812/0372
. .
Connections between trough parts
B65G 2812/0376
. . .
using a traction or stiffening means connecting all trough parts
B65G 2812/038
. . .
adjustable
Collapse
B65G 2812/0384
. .
Troughs, tubes or the like
Collapse
B65G 2812/0388
. . .
characterised by the configuration
B65G 2812/0392
. . . .
Screw-, spiral- or ring-shaped
B65G 2812/0396
. . .
characterised by the material
Collapse
B65G 2812/05
.
Screw-conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/0505
. .
Driving means, constitutive elements or auxiliary devices
Collapse
B65G 2812/0511
. . .
Conveyer screws
Collapse
B65G 2812/0516
. . . .
characterised by the material
B65G 2812/0522
. . . . .
Flexible screws
Collapse
B65G 2812/0527
. . . .
characterised by the configuration, e.g. hollow, toothed
B65G 2812/0533
. . . . .
with opposite threads
B65G 2812/0538
. . . . .
with changing diameter
Collapse
B65G 2812/0544
. . .
Houses or frames
B65G 2812/055
. . . .
Connecting means
B65G 2812/0555
. . . .
characterised by the materials, e.g. flexible houses
Collapse
B65G 2812/0561
. . . .
characterised by the shape
B65G 2812/0566
. . . . .
for preventing blockage of materials
B65G 2812/0572
. . . .
Discharging valves
Collapse
B65G 2812/0577
. .
for bulk material
B65G 2812/0583
. . .
Drum arrangements
B65G 2812/0588
. . .
without houses
B65G 2812/0594
. . .
with parallel screws
Collapse
B65G 2812/06
.
Skip or hopper conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/0609
. .
Constitutive elements or auxiliary devices
Collapse
B65G 2812/0618
. . .
Skips, hoppers or similar containers
Collapse
B65G 2812/0627
. . . .
characterised by the configuration
Collapse
B65G 2812/0636
. . . . .
provided with guiding means
B65G 2812/0645
. . . . . .
for vertical transport
Collapse
B65G 2812/0654
. . .
Tipping means
B65G 2812/0663
. . . .
arranged on tracks along which the skips are guided
Collapse
B65G 2812/0672
. .
Loading or unloading skips
Collapse
B65G 2812/0681
. . .
by reciprocating skips along guiding means
B65G 2812/069
. . . .
for vertical shaft transport
Collapse
B65G 2812/08
.
Chutes
Collapse
B65G 2812/081
. .
Connecting means
B65G 2812/082
. . .
telescopic
B65G 2812/083
. . .
pivoting
B65G 2812/084
. .
Cleaning means
Collapse
B65G 2812/085
. .
characterised by the configuration
Collapse
B65G 2812/086
. . .
Screw-like chutes
B65G 2812/087
. . . .
provided with material moving or braking means
B65G 2812/088
. .
characterised by the material
B65G 2812/09
.
Walking beam conveyers
B65G 2812/12
.
Conveyers with reciprocating means
B65G 2812/14
.
Turntables
B65G 2812/15
.
Throwing-conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/16
.
Pneumatic conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/1608
. .
for bulk material
Collapse
B65G 2812/1616
. . .
Common means for pneumatic conveyers
Collapse
B65G 2812/1625
. . . .
Feeding or discharging means
B65G 2812/1633
. . . . .
using Venturi effect
Collapse
B65G 2812/1641
. . .
Air pressure systems
B65G 2812/165
. . . .
Details
Collapse
B65G 2812/1658
. . . .
with fluidisation of materials
B65G 2812/1666
. . . . .
without porous wall
Collapse
B65G 2812/1675
. . .
in which materials continuously flow from suction to pressure pipes
B65G 2812/1683
. . . .
without passing through the air-pressure generator
B65G 2812/1691
. . .
Pumping systems
Collapse
B65G 2812/18
.
Conveyers with suspended load-carriers operated by hand or gravity
B65G 2812/182
. .
load-carriers, rollers therefor
B65G 2812/184
. .
loading or unloading arrangements
B65G 2812/186
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Conveyer systems not otherwise provided for
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Devices without motors and bearing wheels for moving or tilting heavy loads
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Load-carriers
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for emptying as completely as possible
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using scraping belts or chains
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using screw conveyers
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using scraping means other than belts or chains
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using turntables
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for moving bulk material upwards or horizontally
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Control or feeding or discharging using level or weight measuring means
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for guided skips
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for cars or linked car-trains with individual load-carriers
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loading continuously successive cars without material spillage
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Feeding or discharging devices adapted to car shapes
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Feeding or discharging devices operated by cars
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the load being lifted and the cars being moved beneath the load
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the car floor and subframe being tilted or removed
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locking or unlocking cars in the tipplers
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the rotation resulting from power driven displacement of the structure
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the rotation resulting from the car weight only
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the axis being moved parallel with itself
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for ships
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for aircraft
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