Patent Number: 6,170,228

Title: Remote controlled wrapping system

Abstract: A wrapping apparatus including parallel conveyors for moving loaded pallets to wrapping areas of the conveyors, a mobile wrapping machine on wheels, a guide for maintaining the wrapping machine along a path, position sensors for detecting loaded pallets at loading areas, and a computer control for directing the mobile wrapping machine to wrap the loaded pallets on a prioritized basis. The invention is extremely mobile, and is computer controlled to wrap the pallets without need for an operator.

Inventors: Zeman, III; John L. (Pylesville, MD)


International Classification: B65B 11/02 (20060101); B65B 011/04 ()

Expiration Date: 01/09/2018