ApplicationNo. 05/468660 filed on 05/10/1974
US Classes:242/527.6, Rotary disk242/533.3, Peripheral coil support242/534.1, Responsive to material path242/538.2, With intermediate access station242/541.2, Coreless242/542.2, Shiftable drum242/548With particular material guide or guard
ExaminersPrimary: McCarthy, Edward J.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesB65H 16/00 (20060101)
B65H 18/20 (20060101)
B65H 18/14 (20060101)
B65H 16/08 (20060101)
B65H 35/00 (20060101)
B65h 019/20 ()
B61h 017/08 ()
AbstractPliable sheet handling apparatus and method concerns rapid and efficient unrolling of sheet, such as carpet, from a heavy roll; transporting, measuring and cutting a sheet length; and re-rolling the severed sheet section.