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Flag Assembly for Manufacturing Conveyor Line

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000049970D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Lucchesi, DA [+details]

Abstract

In order to control product flow on a live roller conveyor, a flag assembly can be utilized in conjunction with an optical sensing device to enable logical traffic flow decisions to be made with respect to items carried on the conveyor system.