Patent Number: 6,170,294

Title: I. S. machine

Abstract: An I.S. Machine for making glass bottles, having a plurality of sections, each having a blank station for forming a parison. Each section has a section frame having a top surface, and a plunger mechanism including at least one plunger canister having a lower cylinder and an upper flange. A horizontal mounting plate having a top surface and vertical openings for receiving the lower cylinder of each of the plunger canisters is fixedly secured on the top surface of the section frame. The section frame top surface has vertical openings for receiving the lower cylinders of each of the plunger canisters and the flange of the plunger mechanism is secured to the top surface of the mounting plate.

Inventors: Mann; Philip A. (West Yorkshire, GB), Borbone; Joseph A. (Paxton, MA), Stenholm; Ame (Sundsvall, SE), Pilskaer; Ove Per (Sundsvall, SE), Kammonen; Jamo (Sundsvall, SE), Pinkerton; Steven J. (Avon, CT)

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International Classification: C03B 9/16 (20060101); C03B 9/00 (20060101); C03B 011/12 ()

Expiration Date: 01/09/2013