Ex parte AUGUSTO MARCHETTI - Page 12

          Appeal No. 95-2598                                                          
          Application 08/021,230                                                      

                                   APPENDED CLAIM                                     
                    1.  A machine for sealing foldable flaps of parallel-             
          epiped boxes with gum-coated paper tape, comprising:                        
                    a supporting base adapted to support boxes to be                  
                    means for moving said boxes along said supporting base;           
                    a head having a mounting seat and being vertically                
          movable with respect to said supporting base; and                           
                    at least one tape feed assembly constructed and                   
          arranged to apply sections of said gum-coated paper tape to said            
          parallelepiped boxes and comprising a plurality of components               
          including a unit for supporting a roll of gum-coated paper tape,            
          a tape control unit, a tape centering unit, a tape feed unit, a             
          contrast unit, a tape shearing unit, a tape moistening unit, and            
          a unit for applying the moistened tape to said boxes,                       
                    said tape feed assembly being i) removably mounted on             
          said mounting seat of said vertically movable head and ii) dis-             
          assembleable into its individual constituent components including           
          said unit for supporting said roll of gum-coated paper tape, said           
          tape control unit, said tape centering unit, said tape feed unit,           
          said contrast unit, said tape shearing unit, said tape moistening           
          unit, and said unit for applying the moistened tape to said                 


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