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Shoji Yuyama, Hiroyasu Hamada: Drug filling packaging and labeling machine. Kabushiki Kaisha Yuyama Seisakusho, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, October 30, 2001: US06308494 (76 worldwide citation)

A drug filling machine has a plurality of feeders containing a plurality of different kinds of drugs. A plurality of drugs are discharged from one or some or the feeders into a vial. A sealing unit is provided for sealing the mouth of the vial with a transparent sheet. The sealing unit includes a sh ...


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Wolfgang Hoffmann, Michael West: System for computer controlled labeling machine. B & H Manufacturing Company, Edward B Gregg, Willis E Higgins, November 12, 1985: US04552608 (54 worldwide citation)

A system (50) includes a labeling machine (52) and a digital data processing system (54) connected to the labeling machine (52). A cutter (56) of the labeling machine (52) has a shaft (58) with a mark (60), which is sensed by a sensor (62). The sensor (62) supplies shaft (58) information on line (64 ...


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John W Lindstrom: Article labeling machine. Hi Speed Checkweigher Co, Bean Kauffman & Bean, June 17, 1986: US04595447 (52 worldwide citation)

A bell-shaped vacuum foot subtends from a vertically extending tube to receive a printed label in a first orientation from the label dispenser which is located to one side of and at a higher elevation than a conveyor which is transporting articles to be labeled. The label carrying vacuum foot is mov ...


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Wolfgang Hoffmann: Labeling machine. B & H Manufacturing Company, Edward B Gregg, December 30, 1980: US04242167 (51 worldwide citation)

Labeling machine in which continuous label stock is pulled from a roll of same by a continuously operating drive roller and a pinch roller which is alternately engaged with and disengaged from the drive roller; means for storing a supply of label stock in the form of a loop; reciprocating label feed ...


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Wolfgang Hoffman: Container feed for labeling machine. B & H Manufacturing Company, Edward B Gregg, February 19, 1985: US04500386 (49 worldwide citation)

Cylindrical containers are fed by a star wheel or the like such that their sides come into tangential contact with a label-bearing vacuum drum having a resilient outer portion. A resilient roll-on pad is disposed opposite the vacuum drum and at a distance therefrom such that containers fed into tang ...


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Daniel M Dickey: Apparatus and method for applying. Trine Manufacturing Co, Lothrop & West, July 4, 1989: US04844760 (49 worldwide citation)

In a labeling machine for a can or bottle, a label on a vacuum drum is wiped on the reverse face near one edge with a solvent and also is sprayed on the reverse face near the other edge with an adhesive, the label then being wrapped around and affixed to the can or bottle to expose the obverse face ...


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Wolfgang Hoffmann: Labeling machine for heat shrink labels. B & H Manufacturing Company, Edward B Gregg, November 22, 1983: US04416714 (48 worldwide citation)

A machine and method for applying heat shrink labels or the like to articles such as containers having cylindrical body portions and an end portion or portions adjoining the body portion and sloping inwardly therefrom. The label has a length such that its leading end overlaps the trailing end and a ...


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Kenneth W Good Jr: Wrap around labeling machine. Burd Bartz & Gutenkauf, February 23, 1993: US05188696 (47 worldwide citation)

A machine for the application of pressure sensitive wrap around labels to product containers. The machine includes a rotatable product table to hold and transport the containers to be labeled, each of which is held on the table at one of a plurality of closely spaced rotatable container holding stat ...


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Wolfgang W Hoffmann, Svatoboj Otruba: Apparatus for applying labels to containers. Kris Tech Corporation, Melvin R Stidham, December 30, 1986: US04632721 (47 worldwide citation)

The disclosure is of a labeling machine wherein a label transport drum carries one or more pairs of vacuum pads to grip the leading and trailing edges of a label. A knife carried directly on the drum acts with a stationary blade to sever each label from a continuous web. The vacuum pads are retracte ...


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Alfred F Schwenzer: Labeling machine. NJM, John J Hart, Charles E Baxley, August 9, 1983: US04397709 (42 worldwide citation)

The labeling machine comprises means for feeding a succession of products toward and past a label applying station, means for feeding a series of labels along a path toward the label applying station, a label length monitor including means for counting a predetermined number of given fractional labe ...