Patents by Inventor Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro

Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10131084
    Abstract: Disclosed herein, amongst other things, is a method of transferring a molded article from a moveable mold half of a mold into a receptacle of a post-mold tool. The method includes positioning the moveable mold half relative to the post-mold tool to position the molded article thereon closer to the receptacle and retracting the moveable mold half while simultaneously extending a stripping device to eject the molded article from the moveable mold half and to transfer it into the receptacle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 7, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignee: HUSKY INJECTION MOLDING SYSTEMS LTD.
    Inventors: John Robert Galt, Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro, Alex Teng, Robin Wade Lovell, Ralf Schmitz
  • Publication number: 20180093402
    Abstract: Disclosed herein, amongst other things, are structure and steps for positioning a first mold part of a mold on a mold mounting face in an injection molding machine. In particular, the structure and steps may include a positioner that is configured to connect the first mold part to part of the injection molding machine, wherein the positioner is adjustable to position the first mold part across the mold mounting face.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 5, 2017
    Publication date: April 5, 2018
    Inventors: DANIEL HONTHEIM, Dietmar Tiemo Brand, Ralf Walter Fisch, Sven Kmoch, Andre Axel Kromberg, Ruud Luijs, Jan Marius Manda, Renato Papa, Dirk Holger Schlums, Jean-Christophe Witz, Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro, Maxfield Paul Bradshaw
  • Patent number: 9868239
    Abstract: Disclosed herein, amongst other things, are structure and steps for positioning a first mold part of a mold on a mold mounting face in an injection molding machine. In particular, the structure and steps may include a positioner that is configured to connect the first mold part to part of the injection molding machine, wherein the positioner is adjustable to position the first mold part across the mold mounting face.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2018
    Assignee: HUSKY INJECTION MOLDING SYSTEMS LTD.
    Inventors: Dietmar Tiemo Brand, Ralf Walter Fisch, Sven Kmoch, Andre Axel Kromberg, Adrian Peter Looije, Peter Adrian Looije, Ruud Luijs, Jan Marius Manda, Renato Papa, Dirk Holger Schlums, Alex Teng, Jean-Christophe Witz, Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro, Maxfield Paul Bradshaw
  • Publication number: 20170036382
    Abstract: A melt conditioner is provided. The melt conditioner includes a melt conditioning body having a plurality of melt conditioning channels. The plurality of melt conditioning channels are located upstream of at least one manifold flow channel. Each melt conditioning channel is for conveying, in use a melt sub flow and is dimensioned to provide, in use, a conditioned melt sub flow having a thermal profile that accounts for a downstream geometry of the manifold flow channel.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2015
    Publication date: February 9, 2017
    Inventors: Wesley GROVE, Bruno Giuseppe SODARO, Darrin Albert MACLEOD
  • Patent number: 9505158
    Abstract: According to embodiments of the present invention, there is provided a method and system for operating an injection molding machine. For example, a molding system (100) to manufacture a molded article (103) in a mold-cavity system (200) by using a molding material (101) is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2016
    Assignee: HUSKY INJECTION MOLDING SYSTEMS LTD.
    Inventors: Robert Bruce Weber, Joachim Johannes Niewels, Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro
  • Publication number: 20150352766
    Abstract: Disclosed herein, amongst other things, are structure and steps for positioning a first mold part of a mold on a mold mounting face in an injection molding machine. In particular, the structure and steps may include a positioner that is configured to connect the first mold part to part of the injection molding machine, wherein the positioner is adjustable to position the first mold part across the mold mounting face.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2013
    Publication date: December 10, 2015
    Inventors: Daniel HONTHEIM, Dietmar Tiemo BRAND, Ralf Walter FISCH, Sven KMOCH, Andre Axel KROMBERG, Adrian Peter LOOIJE, Peter Adrian LOOIJE, Ruud LUIJS, Jan Marius MANDA, Renato PAPA, Dirk Holger SCHLUMS, Alex TENG, Jean-Christophe WITZ, Geoffrey Andrew GOW, Bruno Giuseppe SODARO, Maxfield Paul BRADSHAW
  • Publication number: 20150130113
    Abstract: Disclosed herein, amongst other things, is a method of transferring a molded article from a moveable mold half of a mold into a receptacle of a post-mold tool. The method includes positioning the moveable mold half relative to the post-mold tool to position the molded article thereon closer to the receptacle and retracting the moveable mold half while simultaneously extending a stripping device to eject the molded article from the moveable mold half and to transfer it into the receptacle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 7, 2013
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Inventors: John Robert Galt, Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro, Alex Teng, Robin Wade Lovell, Ralf Schmitz
  • Publication number: 20140248387
    Abstract: According to embodiments of the present invention, there is provided a method and system for operating an injection molding machine. For example, a molding system (100) to manufacture a molded article (103) in a mold-cavity system (200) by using a molding material (101) is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 21, 2014
    Publication date: September 4, 2014
    Applicant: Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd.
    Inventors: Robert Bruce Weber, Joachim Johannes Niewels, Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro
  • Patent number: 8768504
    Abstract: According to embodiments of the present invention, there is provided a method and system for operating an injection molding machine. For example, a molding system (100) to manufacture a molded article (103) in a mold-cavity system (200) by using a molding material (101) is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 1, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 1, 2014
    Assignee: Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd.
    Inventors: Robert Bruce Weber, Joachim Johannes Niewels, Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro
  • Publication number: 20120219651
    Abstract: According to embodiments of the present invention, there is provided a method and system for operating an injection molding machine. For example, a molding system (100) to manufacture a molded article (103) in a mold-cavity system (200) by using a molding material (101) is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2010
    Publication date: August 30, 2012
    Applicant: Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd.
    Inventors: Robert Bruce Weber, Joachim Johannes Niewels, Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro
  • Patent number: 7462319
    Abstract: Injection molding machine apparatus and method with moving platen injection and ejection actuation is provided for an injection molding machine clamp assembly configured to clamp a relatively movable platen to a relatively stationary platen. Injector structure is coupled to the relatively movable platen and is configured to actuate a molten material injection structure when the relatively movable platen and the relatively stationary platen are closed. Ejector structure is coupled to the relatively movable platen and is configured to actuate a molded article ejection structure when the relatively movable platen and the relatively stationary platen are open.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 13, 2004
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2008
    Assignee: Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd
    Inventors: William Steven Keir, Bruno Giuseppe Sodaro