Accession Number : ADD015056

Title :   Multi-Ply Paper Separator.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 30 Nov 89, patented 8 Oct 91,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Windsor, Bruce M , III

Report Date : 08 Oct 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : This patent discloses an apparatus for separating continuous multiple ply paper manifolds into individual leaves of continuous fan-folded webs of paper. The apparatus comprises a housing for supporting the various components, a plurality of wire separators, and a paper drive mechanism for pulling webs of paper through the apparatus. The apparatus allows for efficient and rapid separation of the continuous manifold into individual webs without tearing or separating the individual web.

Descriptors :   DRIVES, EFFICIENCY, MANIFOLDS(ENGINES), PAPER, PATENTS, SEPARATION, SEPARATORS, WIRE

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
      Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE