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Clifford Theodore Papsdorf, Uwe Schneider: Rotational assemblies and methods for transferring discrete articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Christian M Best, December 17, 2013: US08607959 (21 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure is directed to a rotation assembly for a transfer member of a transfer assembly. The rotation assembly comprises a torque transmitting assembly comprising input and output members, a link comprising a first end operably coupled to the input member and a second end comprising a ...


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Clifford Theodore Papsdorf, Uwe Schneider: Apparatuses for transferring discrete articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Christian M Best, May 13, 2014: US08720666 (20 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure is directed to a transfer assembly for transferring discrete articles from or to a moving carrier member. The transfer assembly comprises a frame defining a rotation axis. The frame comprises a track having a circumferential shape surrounding the rotation axis. The transfer as ...


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Clifford Theodore Papsdorf, Uwe Schneider: Fluid systems and methods for transferring discrete articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Christian M Best, September 16, 2014: US08833542 (11 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure is directed to a method of applying a fluid pressure to a portion of a transfer member of a transfer assembly. The transfer member rotates about a first rotation axis and comprises leading and trailing portions. The portion of the transfer member is rotatable about a second ro ...


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Clifford Theodore Papsdorf, Uwe Schneider: Methods for transferring discrete articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Christian M Best, January 5, 2016: US09227794 (9 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure is directed to a method of transferring discrete articles from or to a moving carrier member using a transfer assembly. The transfer assembly comprises a frame defining a rotation axis and a transfer member comprising a transfer surface configured to receive one of the discret ...


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Clifford Theodore Papsdorf: Universally adjustable star wheel. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, Kim W Zerby, April 16, 2013: US08418836 (9 worldwide citation)

A universally adjustable star wheel for conveying articles on an automated handling line is disclosed. In one embodiment, the adjustable star wheel includes rotatable elements that are configured to rotate around a central axis. Each rotatable element has a central axis, a periphery, and at least on ...


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Clifford Theodore Papsdorf, Michael John Mers Kelly, Adal Amine Tecleab: Apparatus for diverting products and methods of handling products. The Procter & Gamble Company, Andrew J Hagerty, May 28, 2013: US08448776 (8 worldwide citation)

A product handling system includes a product conveyor capable of transporting a plurality of products. An overhead diverter assembly includes a flighted conveyor situated substantially orthogonal to the product conveyor that includes a flight. A transport containment device is located at least parti ...


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John Glasgow Burns Jr, Clifford Theodore Papsdorf, Darrell Ian Brown, Stephen Lebeuf Hardie: Method for making reusable disposable article. The Procter & Gamble Company, Charles R Matson, August 3, 2010: US07766887 (6 worldwide citation)

A method for making absorbent articles such as diapers and training pants having a pocket for receiving a removable core component is provided. Absorbent articles having removable absorbent core components are further provided. A method for manufacturing an absorbent article comprises providing a we ...


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Eric Shawn Goudy, Clifford Theodore Papsdorf, Roger Phillip Williams: Elevation change system for a rotary device. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, November 10, 2015: US09181043 (5 worldwide citation)

An elevation change mechanism is disclosed for adjusting the elevation of a rotatable element of a rotary device in a direction parallel to the axis about which the rotatable element rotates. The rotary device can be: a filler, capper, labeler, a star wheel conveyor, or other rotary device. In some ...


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Clifford Theodore Papsdorf, Uwe Schneider: Apparatuses for transferring discrete articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Christian M Best, March 15, 2016: US09283121 (4 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure is directed to a transfer assembly for transferring discrete articles from or to a moving carrier member. The transfer assembly comprises a frame defining a rotation axis. The frame comprises a track having a circumferential shape surrounding the rotation axis. The transfer as ...


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Clifford Theodore Papsdorf, Uwe Schneider: Fluid systems and methods for transferring discrete articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Christian M Best, February 23, 2016: US09266684 (4 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure is directed to a method of applying a fluid pressure to a portion of a transfer member of a transfer assembly. The transfer member rotates about a first rotation axis and comprises leading and trailing portions. The portion of the transfer member is rotatable about a second ro ...