Patent Number: 6,253,579

Title: Valve hamper assembly

Abstract: A valve hamper assembly for a glassware machine having a camming surface and a movable follower surface engaging the camming surface. A movable valve is operatively connected to the follower surface. A movement device is operatively connected to the follower surface for moving the follower surface along the camming surface to cause movement of the valve.

Inventors: Hartman; Terry E. (Northwood, OH), Kroh; Herbert C. (LaSalle, MI), Crots; David E. (Ottawa Lake, MI)

Assignee: Libbey Glass Inc.

International Classification: C03B 9/00 (20060101); C03B 9/193 (20060101); C03B 009/335 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018