Patent Number: 8,872,045

Title: Filling device with vertically arranged weighing device

Abstract: A filling device for containers, especially for beverage bottles, having a filling valve with a discharge opening, a holder for the container in a suspended arrangement, and a weighing device. In order to obtain a robust weighing device and a more precise measurement at least one portion of the weighing device is arranged vertically above the discharge opening.

Inventors: Sobiech; Bernd (Regensburg, DE)

Assignee: Krones AG

International Classification: G01G 13/00 (20060101); B65B 3/28 (20060101); B67C 3/20 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00