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1. (WO2018108390) GUIDE RAIL CONFIGURATION, CONVEYOR AND METHOD FOR CONVEYING CONTAINERS

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/108390    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/078584
Publication Date: Fri Jun 22 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Thu Nov 09 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: B65G 21/20
B65G 47/82
Applicants: SICPA HOLDING SA
Inventors: DE CARVALHO COSTA, Diego
BARBOSA GOMES, Raynier Douglas
MARCHETTO, Nilton
Title: GUIDE RAIL CONFIGURATION, CONVEYOR AND METHOD FOR CONVEYING CONTAINERS
Abstract:
The present invention refers to a guide rail configuration for a conveyor and conveyor comprising a guide rail configuration, wherein the conveyor may, for example, be used for conveying products, packages or containers. The guide rail configuration may comprise a detector, in particular a distance sensor or a camera, configured to detect a distance to a lateral side of a container conveyed by the conveyor,or a lateral dimension of the container, wherein the actuator is activated on the basis of a measurement signal from the detector.