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1. (WO2001089727) IMPROVEMENTS RELATING TO SORTING APPARATUS
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Pub. No.:    WO/2001/089727    International Application No.:    PCT/NZ2001/000100
Publication Date: 29.11.2001 International Filing Date: 25.05.2001
Chapter 2 Demand Filed:    17.12.2001    
IPC:
A47B 57/10 (2006.01), A47B 57/58 (2006.01), B07C 7/02 (2006.01)
Applicants: NEW ZEALAND POST LIMITED [NZ/NZ]; New Zealand Post House 7-27 Waterloo Quay Wellington (NZ) (For All Designated States Except US).
HOCKING, Rory, Garth [NZ/NZ]; (NZ) (For US Only)
Inventors: HOCKING, Rory, Garth; (NZ)
Agent: CALHOUN, Douglas, C.; A J Park 6th floor Huddart Parker Building P.O. Square, P.O. Box 949 Wellington 6015 (NZ)
Priority Data:
504766 25.05.2000 NZ
Title (EN) IMPROVEMENTS RELATING TO SORTING APPARATUS
(FR) AMELIORATIONS RELATIVES A UN APPAREIL DE TRI
Abstract: front page image
(EN)This invention relates to a sorting apparatus (10) for sorting mail and the like. The apparatus (10) includes a curved rack (13) with a plurality of indents. A plurality of curved shelves (11, 12) can be installed at a desired position on the rack (13). To facilitate installation, each shelf (11, 12) includes a bracket (21) on the back with a cross bar which is adapted to locate on one of the indents (20) on the rack (13). A plurality of partitions (40) can be installed on each shelf (11, 12) to provide slots for placing mail. Each partition (40) can be lifted and moved to a desired position on a desired shelf (11, 12).
(FR)L'invention concerne un appareil de tri (10) pour le courrier ou autre, qui comprend un panier (13) à plusieurs indentations. On peut installer une pluralité d'étages courbes (11, 12) selon la position souhaitée sur le panier (13). Pour faciliter l'installation, chaque étage (11, 12) comprend des pattes (21) à l'arrière avec une barre transversale s'adaptant à l'une des indentations (20) sur le panier (13). On peut aussi installer plusieurs séparations (40) sur chaque étage (11, 12) constituant une pluralité de fentes pour la réception du courrier. Chaque séparation (40) peut être soulevée et déplacée vers une position voulue sur tel ou tel étage (11, 12).
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NO, NZ, PL, PT, RO, RU, SD, SE, SG, SI, SK, SL, TJ, TM, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VN, YU, ZA, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, CH, CY, DE, DK, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, IE, IT, LU, MC, NL, PT, SE, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)