US 1919518 A
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July 25, 1933. J. H. A. KRUIMEL 1,919,518
MACHINE FOR WINDING PAPER BELTS.
Filed Oct. 51, 1931 Patented July 25 1933 UNI ED S ATES P TENT" i oFFicc OAN nnRm NAnNnKRuIMEtL, or" BLoEMENnAAnN TnERLAnns a MAGHINEIOR WINDING PAPER BELTS.
Application filed October 31; 1931, Serial No. 572,307, and inGermany J'u ne 6, 19S 0.
The invention relates to a machine for winding paper belt, in which the belt arrives on a Winding roll, which rests on a driving drum, from which it receives its motion, the roll moving automatically from its initial position as it is wound with paper. The invention has for its object to facilitate the,
quick replacement of the winding rolls when one roll has been wound to the full diameter and the belt has to be transferred to" an empty roll,which is brought into the machine for that purpose, whereas the finished roll of paper isremoved from the machine.
1 The accompanying drawing exemplifies the subject of the invention in an embodiment. p
A driving drum 1 is providedto drive'the winding rolls 2 and 3 which touch the drum 1 at its periphery, sothat the rolls are rotated the action of friction. The empty winding roll 3 rests at the commencementof the winding operation with its trunnions 5 at'both,
ends in bearings 6, whichare open at their This mechanism ensures that bothframes move in unisonv and that the winding roll 40 moves always parallelto itself. This roll is friction. The winding roll 3 is in-its initial position so far removed with its axis from corresponding to the direction of movement of the paper 12 (arrow 21) that theroll moves against the pull exerted by the weights -9 in the direction 21 as its diameter increases of the roll is thus gradually 'removed'from with a uniform peripheral'velocitythrough:
upper halves and are each supportedby a one side by the action ofthe weights 9, which "e Wmdmg r011 pressed by the pull of the weight against the driving drum 1 and driven by the action of the axis of the drivingdrum 1 in adirect-ion due to the paper which is wound up; the axis bearings are so formed that they take up th trunnions 5 of the winding roll 3, the levers 1? beingto thisjendinclined againstthe direction of movement of the winding roll 3; The action ofthe mechanism described is the followingz' j 7 i 6 The paper belt 12 arrives'on the empty winding roll 3 in the directioniof the arrow 21and isfwound on this roll. The diameter of the roll 3 now increasesdue to the succesisive paper layers and moves accordingly 6 from ts initial position, the halfbearings 6 moving at the-same time in the direction of the arrow 21, sothat the trunnions 5 of the roll 3 move finally into the open bearings 16 ofthe levers 15.- These levers nowstart to turn in the direction of the arrowf23 when thediameter ofzthe roll further increases, by which action the trunnions 5 of the roll are lifted from the open bearings 6, which are in this way entirely freed. a v 'Having thus beenliberated the bearings 6 automatically slide back under: the action a of the weights 9 to their initial position,- in which they are" ready .to receive another so The winding of the paper onthe' roll now carried by the levers is continued, till this roll has obtained the desired-maximum diam-- eter, so that it finds itself forinst'anoe' atthe; position'indlcated at 2,' the-trunnionslthen'be ing situated at 4. At this moment-the ,ad:
vancing paper belt is separated from-the i finished roll andiled onto the empty winding.
roll 3", -which liesin readiness,- so that the winding operation may be continued without interruption. The finished roll may now be taken from the bearings 16 of the levers 15 a which have previously been immobilized abolt," for whichremoval a crane may be used. The levers 15 are then returned to "their initial position after removal ofthe bolt, in which they are again ready to talre'up the trunnionsb of the freshroll and the action may now be repeated. The extreme pof leo i and subsequently separated from the1fully,,-
It is clear that the invention is not limited to the embodiment shown, but that modificav tions in theconstruction are possible','such as thereplacement of the frames by another set of levers moving in vertical planes. p
. What I claim is: V I 1. A machine forv w comprising a "driving'drum, aset ofopen bearings for carrying a winding roll, a hori zontal frame supportingsaid open bearings slidable' in the direction of the paper movement as said winding roll receivesmore pa-- per, a second set of open bearings for receiving said winding roll fromfthe first set of said open bearings, pivotal means supporting the second set of bearings in spaced rela-:
tion from the first set of open bearings for gbearings.
shifting said second set from a position near the circumference of the driving drum, and
Weighted means for opposing the movement of the frame whereby to maintain uniform winding of the 2. Machine for winding paper-webs, comprising a driving drum, a'set of open bearings I for carrying a winding roll,'leverage,means movablysupporting said bearings, for shifting the winding roll against an opposing force of gravity from a position near the circumference of said drum to a positionmore distant from said circumference, a second set of open bearings, and a pair of horizontal sliding guides, supporting this second set of bearings, so thatthey may be shifted froma first position, in whichthey'are near to the circumference of the driving drum','but remote, from the first mentionedposition of ,the first set of-bearings to aposition in which 7 they are further'from the said circumference, the vertical plane through the axis of the said second set of bearings moving between the axis of the driving drum and the axis of the said first set of bearings in its first-mentioned position.
3. A machine for winding-paper-webs comprisinga driving drum,,a setofopen bear-v ings, balanced levers holding said bearings adapted to swing in vertical planes" from a position nearthe driving drum' to a posi-- tion remote from this drum, a second set of open bearings, a pair ofbalanced horizontal-- lysliding guidessupporting the second set of bearingsfor shiftingthem' from aposiinding paper-webs,
roll onthe first set of open tion between the vertical planes through the axis of the driving drum and through the nearest position of the said first set of bearings, to a position nearer to the said first set of bearings, a. rack fixed to each sliding guide,
a' supported fixed axle, a pinion gear on said fixed axle, and weighted means for rotating the, gear in a direction corresponding'to the movementof the rack and guide whereby the "second set of bearings moves towards its po- Sit/i011" nearest the driving, drumg,
4a In a machine for winding paper-webs,
the combination consisting of a horizontal sliding frame, a set of 0 en oppositely disposed bearings on said rame for a paper winding roll, a rack fixed-to said frame, rotatable gearing means in engagement with said, rack, counter-weighting means. in con-i nection with the gearing means actnable upon the movementof the sliding frame for permitting winding of the roll carried on said open bearings, a second set of 'open bearings,
and counterbalanced pivotal leverage means carrying said second set, for 'swinging over toward the first set of open bearings on the the vertical plane of the driving drum to permit theinsertion of another papertwinding roll on the first set Deepen bearings;
of open bearings for carrying'a' paper'winding roll, being shiftableagainst the opposing force of gravity froma position near the 'cir- V cui'nference of said drum to a pos tionmore' distantfrom said drum, actuable means for movably supporting said set of bearings when carryingthe winding roll, said means being in spaced apart relation with respect to the driving drum, a second set of open;
bearings, horizontally mounted 'inovable means for carrying,the'sec ondiset of bear ings, said latter set being movable in the direction iof movement of the paper on (the driving drum, and weighted means in connec tion with the horiz'ontally'm'ovablemeansopposing the movement of said horizontally mounted means for 'maintaining uniform pressure on the paper winding roll in its a contact with the circumference of the driving drum 6.. A machine'ffor winding paper webs,
comprisinga driving drum for paper, a set} of open'bearings ,carryingfa paper roll,
pair of adjustable, pivotal levers movably supportinglandcarrying said bearings for shifting the same against gravity from'a position near the circumference of said drum to,a position more 'distantfro n said cir cumference, abutments on the levers at the' ends opposite the bearings for limiting the movement of said pair of levers, the move ment of said levers being normally confined to a position jadj acent the circumference, of
slide to carry the winding roll'as it becomes larger and has moved a distance away fromi 5. "A machine for w'indi'ngpa'per webs, comprising a driving drum for paper, a set the driving drum as the paper is being Wound on the roll, said levers being adapted to be fixed in vertical position when the roll is completely wound, a second set ofopen bearings, and a pair of horizontal sliding guides supporting said second set of bearings for shifting thein'from a position near the driving drum to a position near the first men- 'tione'd hearings, the vertical plane of said so I