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Pub. No.:    WO/2018/007795    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2017/051956
Publication Date: 11.01.2018 International Filing Date: 03.07.2017
B07C 5/02 (2006.01), B65G 47/14 (2006.01)
Applicants: DE BEERS UK LIMITED [GB/GB]; 20 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AN (GB)
Inventors: BOWE, John; (GB).
Agent: TALBOT-PONSONBY, Daniel; (GB)
Priority Data:
1611653.5 04.07.2016 GB
Abstract: front page image
(EN)An apparatus for separating gemstones comprises a transportation device for transporting a plurality of gemstones to a measurement location, a separation device for separating the gemstones from one another as they are transported to the measurement location and a deceleration and release device which is configured to decelerate each gemstone and then release it, so as to increase the separation between the gemstones.
(FR)L'invention concerne un appareil pour la séparation de pierres précieuses comportant un dispositif de transport pour le transport d'une pluralité de pierres précieuses vers un emplacement de mesure, un dispositif de séparation pour la séparation des pierres précieuses les unes des autres lors de leur transport jusqu'à l'emplacement de mesure et un dispositif de décélération et de libération qui est configuré pour la décélération de chaque pierre précieuse suivie de sa libération, afin d'accroître la séparation entre les pierres précieuses.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AO, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BH, BN, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CL, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DJ, DK, DM, DO, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, GT, HN, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IR, IS, JO, JP, KE, KG, KH, KN, KP, KR, KW, KZ, LA, LC, LK, LR, LS, LU, LY, MA, MD, ME, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MY, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PA, PE, PG, PH, PL, PT, QA, RO, RS, RU, RW, SA, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, ST, SV, SY, TH, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LR, LS, MW, MZ, NA, RW, SD, SL, ST, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AL, AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, MK, MT, NL, NO, PL, PT, RO, RS, SE, SI, SK, SM, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, KM, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)