Apparatuses and methods for controlling the spacing of and ejecting conveyed objects

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7726461
APP PUB NO 20100038209A1
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12190190

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In one embodiment, apparatus for controlling spacing of objects conveyed by an object conveyor and for selectively ejecting objects from the object conveyor include flights that extend transversely across the object conveyor to limit travel of the objects to control their relative spacing, and ejectors associated with the flights that can be selectively actuated to eject the objects whose travel has been limited by the associated flights.

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LAITRAM L L C200 LAITRAM LANE LEGAL DEPT HARAHAN LA 70123

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Risley, Robert F Crownsville, US 8 66

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