Production of articles with varying content of additives

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 9215878
APP PUB NO 20120213897A1
SERIAL NO

13445291

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The invention relates to a method and device for continuous production of articles including at least two different types from a pasty mass. The mass is introduced into a processor unit by a supply unit, processed in the processor unit and transported further thereby, whereupon an adjunct is added by a metering unit to the mass transported through the processor unit. The mixing of the adjunct introduced to the mass is carried out by a mixing unit with mixing elements located downstream of the processor unit. The mass with provided adjunct is formed by a forming unit into individual articles downstream of the mixing unit. According to the invention, the metering of the adjunct is carried out in a sequence of metering conditions with at least two different metering conditions, wherein the metering unit, for a given metering condition, introduces the adjunct to the mass at a given metering rate.

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BUHLER AG9240 UZWIL

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Gutmann, Christian Zuzwil, CH 5 34
Meyer, Markus Egnach, CH 98 890
Schär, Richard Wittenbach, CH 1 1

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