Disclosed is a media processing device that offers ease of use in loading and removal of cartridges and is capable of aligning paper currency delivery units upon conveyance paths and paper currency delivery units upon cartridges with a high degree of precision. A cartridge loading frame is configured such that the height of the lateral …

Legal parties

Inventors (applicants): Hajime Togiya
Assignees (initial): Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, JP)
Agents: Rabin & Berdo, P.C. (attorney)

The application was examined by Mark Beauchaine (USPTO dept. 3653)


  • 1. A medium processing apparatus comprising: …
  • 2. The medium processing apparatus of claim 1 , wherein each of the lower dividing …
  • 3. The medium processing apparatus of claim 1 , wherein the conveying path includes a sorting …

International priority data

JP: 2009-275854 / Dec. 3, 2009 (national)

Cited documents


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Brief Description of Drawings

FIG. 1 is a side view of an exemplary embodiment illustrating a cassette in a pulled out state from an apparatus. FIG. 2 is a perspective view of a cassette …


Technical Field

The present invention relates to a medium processing apparatus such as a banknote telling machine, and in particular relates to a medium processing apparatus equipped with detachable medium storage cassettes …

Description of Embodiments

Explanation follows regarding an exemplary embodiment of a medium processing apparatus of the present invention, with reference …

First Exemplary Embodiment

FIG. 1 is a side view of the internal structure of an exemplary embodiment, illustrating an example applied to a banknote telling machine, and showing a banknote storage cassette in a state …

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Miscellaneous patent data

The exemplary claims include number 1, the invention details are shown in 16 figures, similar categories include Pivotable, from non-movable magazines, the articles being delivered by motor-driven means, inflating-pumps, wherein two or more coins of the same denomination are required for each transaction, regulating escapement mechanism, Unidirectionally pivoted, Check-Operated Toll Booth, Raised annular rim, from movable storage containers or supports, the invention is named Media Processing Device, 11 claims comprise the protection scope, the application publication date is Nov. 19, 2010, the patent particularly claims a medium processing apparatus comprising…, located in Tokyo (JP), the assignee company is Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd., the examination was conducted by Mark Beauchaine (primary examiner, 3653 USPTO department), the assignee is a foreign company or corporation, categorized under By pliant currency as a primary classification, the grant number is 08684153 (publication number), invented by Hajime Togiya, illustrated by 14 drawings, the applicant's name is Togiya Hajime, the published inventor's name is Hajime Togiya, the exemplary patent drawings are Side view of an exemplary, Perspective view of a cassette, Perspective view of a cassette, Media Processing Device, the published agent's company name - Rabin & Berdo, P.C., the grant publication date is Apr. 1, 2014, numbered 13/513,570 (application).

Invention classification information

The invention is classified under by paper currency, With Specific Cabinet Structure, Casings, e.g. with means for heating or cooling, By pliant currency. The designated search classifications include Movably mounted, By pliant currency, With Specific Cabinet Structure, Having sliding drawer, Sliding compartment, Removal Facilitating Magazine Type, With secure receptacle, Sliding compartment, Interconnected closure and tray, Horizontally movable compartment, Horizontally movable, non-pivoted, Sorting paper money, Horizontally movable, Endless carrier, Banking systems.

Patent details
Publication number 08684153
Publication date Apr. 1, 2014
Kind code B2
Application number 13/513,570
Application date Nov. 19, 2010
Application type U
Application series code 13
Int. pub. country WO
Int. pub. number WO2011/068048
Int. publication Jun. 9, 2011
Int. filing country WO
Int. filing PCT/JP2010/070737
Filed internationally Nov. 19, 2010
National stage date Jun. 29, 2012
National classification 194/206
Total number of claims 11
Exemplary claims 1
Number of drawings 14
Number of figures 16
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