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A wastepaper treatment method and system which combines the pulping and sorting in a pulping drum (10) with a following wet-strength processing, performed with high mechanical intensity, e.g., in a pulper (20). With the easily pulping paper materials being separated already from the drum (10) in a fines fraction (3), p...
Methods are provided for producing an array of immobilized nucleic acids on an array device. The array device has a plurality of microlocations each having an electrode. At least one of the microlocations has a synthetic addressing unit coupled to the microlocation. The microlocation is the activated, usually by electr...
A device for cleaning and fine sorting grain metallurgical waste fines and the method for cleaning and fine-sorting grain metallurgical waste fines. The material is fed to the device for cleaning of fine metallurgical waste from the feeding tank ( 1 ), by means of a feeding mechanism ( 2 ) and is transported to initial...
A method of making an abrasive particle distribution includes: sorting an initial lot of abrasive particles into a plurality of sublots including first and second sublots of the abrasive particles according to their average particle diameter and aspect ratio, and combining the first and second sublots. The initial lot ...
Apparatus, methods, media and code for routing mail items to different destinations. A driven mail conveyor may receive: a first mail item that includes a paper envelope displaying in an addressee segment an institution name and institution address information, the first mail item including a first part; and a second m...
A machine for sorting fasteners that have a shaft with a head attached thereto from fasteners that only have a shaft. The machine can have a plurality of rollers that are rotatably attached to a frame, the plurality of rollers having a gap between each other and generally aligned parallel to each other. In addition, th...
An apparatus and methods for sorting and determining the length distribution of fibers in a sample are disclosed. One method of sorting and determining the length distribution of fibers includes immersing the fibers in a liquid to form a mixture; placing the mixture into a stack of sieves; progressively applying a pred...
Un dispositif terminal (10) s'utilise avec un récepteur (11) doté d'un écran d'affichage. Il comprend un moyen permettant de recevoir un signal contenant des informations sur les sources de programmes et sur leurs émissions (par exemple le guide des programmes), une mémoire couplée à ce moyen de réc...
A drum-like rotor having numerous, closely spaced, elongated rows formed of permanent magnets arranged end-to-end and secured to the outer surface of the rotor, produces a high-density, rapidly reversing magnetic field in a band-like zone which is spaced a short distance from, and extends along the length of, the rotor...
A compound disc is used to eliminate a secondary slot normally formed between the outside perimeter of discs on adjacent shafts of a material separation screen. The compound disc includes a primary disc joined to an associated secondary disc. The primary disc and the secondary disc each have the same shape but the seco...
A device for the separation and alignment of objects of the packages, parcels or similar kind, including a conveyor for the parcels brought in bulk to the inlet and for discharging the same parcels separated and aligned at the outlet, which includes at least one truncated cone opened at its ends, driven continuously in...
A sorting device for sorting a stack of playing cards laid in an input bin in four stacks and removing them at the four cardinal points of the sorting device includes two receiving bins disposed on top of each other, of which the upper receiving bins are adjustable in height in order to selectively deposit playing card...
A smal-size apparatus for sorting sheets or the like can form a delivery route by repeating sorting operation and prevent an overflow of sheets or the like. To this end, auxiliary sorting compartments are provided in an accumulator means in the sorting operation for the first time, and when an overflow occurs, the allo...
In a neural network of N neuron circuits, having an engaged neuron's calculated p bit wide distance between an input vector and a prototype vector and stored in the weight memory thereof, an aggregate search/sort circuit (517) of N engaged neurons' search/sort circuits. The aggregate search/sort circuit determi...
A document processing system and method for using image quality to sort documents. The document processing system comprises: a document sorting system that designates a destination pocket for each document based on data gathered from each document; a document imaging system that captures an image of each document; and ...
A sorting system is provided for electronic components such as LED devices which includes a testing station for testing and determining a characteristic of each electronic component. A first tray has a plurality of receptacles for receiving tested electronic components and a second tray has more receptacles than the fi...
The invention relates to a rotary machine (1) for sorting a mixture of waste (2), said sorting machine (1) being characterized in that it comprises at least: a first trommel section (3) provided with a first separating wall (5), extending along a first length (L1), for separating the mixture of waste (2) into a first f...