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Publication numberUS3682183 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateAug 8, 1972
Filing dateNov 6, 1969
Priority dateNov 6, 1969
Publication numberUS 3682183 A, US 3682183A, US-A-3682183, US3682183 A, US3682183A
InventorsMorrow Robert D, Sesko William J
Original AssigneeTechnology Systems Inc
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Cash handling apparatus having a multi-cell magazine
US 3682183 A
Abstract
Robbery-immune cash handling system in which bills and coins are received, identified, and registered, the amount of a sale is registered and correct change is automatically computed and disbursed. Multi-cell magazines are provided for $10, $5, and $1 bills, which are dispensed automatically as change. $1 bills are also loaded automatically. Step switches are employed in a parallel addition technique for registering cash inputs and in a dynamic subtraction technique for computing and dispensing change. Cash reserves are accessible only to authorized personnel.
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United States Patent Morrow et a].

CASH HANDLING APPARATUS HAVING A MULTI-CELL MAGAZINE Inventors: Robert D. Morrow, Baltimore, Md.;

William J. Sesko, Bremerton, Wash.

Assignee: Technology Systems, Inc., Corkeysville, Md.

Filed: Nov. 6, 1969 App1.No.: 874,473

Related U.S. Application Data Division of Ser. No. 827,675, May 26, 1969, Pat. No. 3,608,690.

U.S. c1. ..-..133/1, 221/79, 221/88,

270/58 1m. 01. ..B65h 23/00 Field of-Search ....1-33/1; 194/4 R, 4 E, 4 F, 4 o;

References Cited UNITED STATES PATENTS 9/192'1 Gelt; ..22l/O.5

[451 Aug. 8, 1972 1,577,592 3/ 1926 Robertson et al ..221/79 X 2,288,149 6/1942 Williams ..L ..270/58 2,609,928 9/ 1952 Doust 194/4 E UX 2,951,697 9/1960 Bemart et a]. ..271/64 X 3,158,287 11/1964 Wilmer.... ..221/88 X 3,166,214 1/1965 Stevens et a] ..22l/0.5 X 3,443,675 5/ 1969 Yarnamoto et al. 194/4 Primary Examiner-Robert B. Reeves Assistant Examiner-David A. Scherbel Attorney-Shapiro & Shapiro [57] ABSTRACT Robbery-immune cash handling system in which bills and coins are received, identified, and registered, the amount of a sale is registered and correct change is automatically computed and disbursed. Multi-cell magazines are provided for $10, $5, and $1 bills, which are dispensed automatically as change. $1 bills are also loaded automatically. Step switches are employed in a parallel addition technique for registering cash inputs and in a dynamic subtraction technique for computing and dispensing change. Cash reserves are accessible only to authorized personnel.

10 Claim, 32 Drawing Figures Pflented Aug. 8, 1972 20 Sheets-Sheet 1 FIG. 1

mvmwons ROBERT .D. MORROW WILLIAM J. SESKO av Shapiro and Ska 02m ATTOR EYS Patented Aug. 8, ,1972 3,682,183

20 Sheets-Sheet 2 INVENTORS ROBERT D. MORROW WILLIAM J. SESKO BY '5/70 21/0 and Shapiro ATTORNEYS FIG. 2

Patented Aug. 8, 1972 3,682,183

20 Sheets-Sheet 5 INVENTURS 3 ROBERT D. MORROW WILLIAM J. SESKO BY 4 5/7a u r0 00d Ska 9&0

ATTORNEYS Patented Aug. 8, 1972 20 Sheets-Sheet L INVENTORS ROBERT D. MORROW WILLIAM J. SESKO FIG. 4

BY jfiO lfU 00d 560 ove ATTORNEYS Patergted Aug. 8, 1972 3,682,183

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20 Sheets-Sheet 1O INVENTORS ROBERT D. MORROW WILLIAM J. SESKO BY 550 0270 and Shapiro ATTORN- EYS Patented Aug. 8, 1972 3,682,183

20 Sheets-Sheet 11 FIG. I64

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INVENTORS ROBERT D. MORROW WILLIAM J. SESKO BY SIM 51m and 5/70 31/0 ATTORNEYS

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Classifications
U.S. Classification221/79, 270/58.1, 221/88
International ClassificationG07D11/00
Cooperative ClassificationG07D11/0003
European ClassificationG07D11/00D