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Craig Allen McEldowney, Mark Richard Mitchell: Tab with coin precurl for improved curl formation. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellot, Grant E Coffield Esq, November 10, 2009: US07614520 (6 worldwide citation)

A tab is used to open beer/beverage can ends and food can ends. The tab has one or more arcuate strips that are provided on a surface of the tab proximate to a peripheral surface of the tab where the one or more arcuate strips have been formed further into a preselected portion of curled or hemmed p ...


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James Michael Miceli, Brent Allen Young: Shell press, and die assembly and associated method therefor. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, Grant E Coffield Esq, August 10, 2010: US07770430 (8 worldwide citation)

A die assembly is provided, which is structured to be affixed to a shell press. The die assembly includes at least one die shoe having first and second opposing ends, and a number of divisions between the first end and the second end. The divisions are structured to divide the at least one die shoe ...


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Aaron Emmanuel Carstens, Dennis Cornelius Stammen: Mixing apparatus and method for the repair of can ends. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, Grant E Coffield Esq, January 12, 2010: US07644678 (6 worldwide citation)

This invention generally relates to a mixing apparatus and a method useful in the repair of coating adhered on a can end used in the food and beverage packaging industry. The mixing apparatus has a plurality of holding tanks in fluid communication with a first fluid delivery system and a mixer. A pr ...


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Craig Allan McEldowney, Dennis Cornelius Stammen: Spray apparatus and method for the repair of can ends. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, Grant E Coffield Esq, November 24, 2009: US07622002 (3 worldwide citation)

This invention generally relates to a spray apparatus and a method useful in the repair of coating adhered to can ends used in the food and beverage packaging industries. The spray apparatus has one or more elongated shafts rotatably coupled to a frame. One or more bearing members are rotatably coup ...


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Carl McEldowney, Craig McEldowney: Flexible tab, tooling for the manufacture of the flexible tab and method of manufacturing the flexible tab. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, Grant E Coffield Esq, April 27, 2010: US07703624

The present invention generally relates to a flexible tab used to open beer/beverage can ends and food can ends. The tab has a plurality of slots provided in about a middle part of the tab between a nose portion and a lift portion on opposing sides of the tab. The slots combine to form a fulcrum tha ...


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Craig A McEldowney, Mark R Mitchell: Can end scoring method, and tooling assembly and conversion press therefor. Stolle Machinery Company, Eckert Seamans et al, Grant E Coffield Esq, February 28, 2012: US08122747

A tooling assembly for scoring a can end is provided. First and second opposing tool members cooperate to create a depression in the can end, and to form a scoreline within the depression. A conversion press for converting a can end shell into a can end, and a method for scoring a can end are also p ...


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