PURPOSE: To prevent a foreign body from being inserted into a coin insertion slot and also prevent a user's finger from being caught while facilitating inserting operation for a coin and shortening the insertion time. CONSTITUTION: The automatic vending machine, so constituted that the slit coin insertion port 7 is wide enough to insert plural coins at a time, has coin insertion port structure provided with a foreign body insertion preventive piece 35 which divides the insertion port into plural parts from one short side of the slit coin insertion port to the opposite short side to prevent a foreign body from being inserted.

Title
Automatic vending machine
Application Number
07-326413
Publication Number
1996-212429
Application Date
November 20, 1995
Publication Date
August 20, 1996
Inventor
Nishigaki Masahiro
Yamauchi Hidenaga
Okusugi Hiromi
Assignee
Omron
IPC
G07F 01/02