Patent Number: 6,170,231

Title: Apparatus for bulk cartoning of books

Abstract: An apparatus and method for forming a carton from a blank sheet of material, in line, and wrapping it about articles of a predetermined size including cutting and scoring blades which are automatically preset according to parameters previously stored, for these particular articles, in a programmable controller.

Inventors: Detterman; Donald E. (Willard, OH)

Assignee: R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company

International Classification: B65B 5/00 (20060101); B65B 5/02 (20060101); B65B 011/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/09/2018