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Publication numberUS3611957 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateOct 12, 1971
Filing dateJan 26, 1970
Priority dateJan 26, 1970
Publication numberUS 3611957 A, US 3611957A, US-A-3611957, US3611957 A, US3611957A
InventorsBeazley Aubrey G
Original AssigneeFarah Mfg Co Inc
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Pocket blank forming machine
US 3611957 A
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United States Patent [72] inventor Aubrey G. Beazley El Paso, Tex. [2l] Appl. No. 5,809 [22] Filed Jan. 26, 1970 [45] Patented Oct. l2, 1971 [73] Assignee F arah Manufacturing Company, Inc.

El Paso, Tex.

[54] POCKET BLANK FORMING MACHINE 16 Claims, 60 Drawing Figs.

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U.S. Classification112/470.36, 270/58.1
International ClassificationB65H3/20, B65H3/00
Cooperative ClassificationB65H3/20
European ClassificationB65H3/20
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Effective date: 19900801