Patent Number: 6,253,900

Title: Coin sorting device, commodity discharging device, and game device

Abstract: The coin sorting device comprises: a body (1); a coin put-in port (4) for putting a coin in; a coin sorting handle (5) which can be rotated; a coin turn table (7) which can be rotated according to a rotation of the coin sorting handle (5) and comprises a coin receiving portion (20) for receiving a put-in coin; a rocking member (21) which can rock around a shaft (21a) which is attached to the coin turn table (7), for rocking so that a top end portion of the rocking member (21) is pressed to move in a radial outer direction by a periphery of a normal coin which is received by the coin receiving portion (20); and a stopper (31) which is attached to the body (1), for preventing a rotation of the coin turn table (7) by hitting the top end portion of the rocking member (21) against an end portion (31a) of the stopper (31) when a normal coin is not received by the coin receiving portion (20), while for allowing the rotation of the coin turn table (7) without hitting the top end portion of the rocking member (21) which is pressed to move in the radial outer direction, against the end portion (31a) of the stopper (31) when a normal coin is received by the coin receiving portion (20).

Inventors: Watanabe; Saburo (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Tomy Company, Ltd.

International Classification: G07F 11/02 (20060101); G07F 11/44 (20060101); G07F 5/00 (20060101); G07F 5/02 (20060101); G07F 005/02 (); G07F 011/00 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018