Patent Number: 6,169,978

Title: Mail handling process and device

Abstract: A process and device for automaticaly posting virtually and item of mail wherein the item of mail is deposited on a handling surface and images of the item of are processed by an electronic camera.

Inventors: Lutz; Bernhard (Delbruck, DE), Tewes; Udo (Paderborn, DE), Urban; Uwe (Paderborn, DE), Kremer; Holger (Lippspringe, DE), Fluckiger; Hans Walter (Otwil am See, CH), Sieber; Stefan (Schlieren, CH)

Assignee: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

International Classification: B07C 1/00 (20060101); B07C 1/10 (20060101); G01B 11/24 (20060101); G07B 17/00 (20060101); G07B 017/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018