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1. (WO2017068168) FOLDING APPARATUS AND CORRESPONDING METHOD

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/068168    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2016/075473
Publication Date: Fri Apr 28 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Sat Oct 22 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: B65H 45/12
B65H 29/00
B42D 15/04
B65B 63/04
Applicants: I.M.A. INDUSTRIA MACCHINE AUTOMATICHE S.P.A.
Inventors: BRUNETTI, Gabriele
Title: FOLDING APPARATUS AND CORRESPONDING METHOD
Abstract:
An apparatus (10) for folding sheets (17) and corresponding method, comprising at least a conditioning body (11), at least a folding unit (13) and at least an extraction mean (12) suitable to fold sheets (17) in sequence of variable formats, maintaining high cadences and at the same time simplifying the structure for the maintenance operations and/or format-changes.