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Grooved Vacuum Transport Pulleys

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053961D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Walker, LA [+details]

Abstract

The effective driving area of a vacuum transport system is increased by placing grooves on the surface of the pulleys which are used to transport the belt.