Bandsaw book trimmer
Sheet metal cutting
Apparatus for trimming stacks of paper sheets or the like
ApplicationNo. 363797 filed on 06/09/1989
US Classes:83/76.6, Arithmetically determined program83/207, Work moved solely by movable abutment83/421, With means to adjust additional means83/731, By cable or belt drive83/934, Book, being made; e.g., trimming a signature198/345.1, Means engaging conveyor or load on a conveyor to align load for working271/236, For front and side alignment of sheet271/254During operation of feeder
ExaminersPrimary: Yost, Frank T.
Assistant: Rada, Rinaldi I.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
Foreign Patent References
International ClassesB26D 001/09
AbstractA three-side cutting apparatus which cuts a carried-in book at its top, bottom and side. The apparatus comprises top and bottom size setters; transverse size setter; transfer quantity calculating member for calculating a quantity of transfer of the book to the cutting position on the basis of the signal indicative of the transverse size from the transfer size setter and outputting a signal indicative of the transfer quantity; top and bottom cutters for moving a pair of opposing cutters toward and away from each other under control of the signal indicative of the top and bottom sizes; position adjuster controlled in accordance with the signal indicative of the top and bottom sizes for adjusting the position where the book is fed in; aligner controlled by the signal indicative of the transverse size for moving the aligning position and the position of the back of the book; and feed-in member for setting a movement distance based on the signal indicative of the movement quantity and moving the book to the cutting position.
Field of SearchBy cable or belt drive
Positioning of tool controlled
With means to adjust additional means
Work moved solely by movable abutment
Book, being made; e.g., trimming a signature
Arithmetically determined program
For front and side alignment of sheet
With means to adjust position of aligner
During operation of feeder