Device and method for metering tobacco in portions suitable for packaging

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 9067697
APP PUB NO 20110239591A1
SERIAL NO

13128180

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An apparatus and method for metering tobacco in portions suitable for packaging. The apparatus includes a feeding element for the tobacco and a device for forming and discharging at least one tobacco portion suitable for packaging. The device comprises a wiping element for wiping tobacco into a portioning chamber. The portioning chamber is variable in volume for compressing the tobacco and releasing the compressed tobacco portion. The portioning chamber is also displaceable relative to the wiping element for displacing from a filling position into a dispensing position and vice versa. An element for discharging the compressed tobacco portion is disposed in the area of the dispensing position.

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HAUNI MASCHINENBAU AGHAMBURG FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Fricke, Patrick Hamburg, DE 3 9
Gruss, Thomas Seevetal, DE 2 9
Plewa, Stephan Schloss Holte-Stukenbrock, DE 3 10
Ringel, Hartmut Oerlinghausen, DE 4 10
Seliger, Bernd Oerlinghausen, DE 2 9

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