Patents by Inventor Ichiro TOMARI

Ichiro TOMARI 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).

  • Publication number: 20200353501
    Abstract: A preform coating device is provided with: a plurality of rotational holding parts that horizontally hold a preform; a conveyance part that conveys the preform by moving the plurality of rotational holding parts, the plurality of rotational holding parts being disposed at a predetermined interval along the conveyance route of the conveyance part; and a dispenser that discharges a coating liquid toward the preform. The dispenser has: a head including a mechanism for feeding the coating liquid; and a plurality of nozzles that are in fluid communication with the head and that each include a slot for discharging the coating liquid. The plurality of nozzles are disposed at a predetermined interval along the conveyance route. The interval between the plurality of nozzles is equal to the interval between the plurality of rotational holding parts.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 25, 2018
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Applicant: Suntory Holdings Limited
    Inventors: Masanori NISHIYAMA, Ichiro TOMARI, Ryo YAMANE
  • Publication number: 20200346389
    Abstract: A preform coating device is provided with: a conveyance part that conveys a preform; a dispenser that discharges a coating liquid toward the preform; a drier that is disposed along the conveyance route of the conveyance part so as to be separated from the dispenser, and that dries the coating liquid applied to the preform by irradiating, with infrared rays, the coating liquid applied to the preform; and an air sending mechanism that is disposed along the conveyance route of the conveyance part so as to be separated from the drier and that sends air toward the preform irradiated with infrared rays.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 25, 2018
    Publication date: November 5, 2020
    Applicant: Suntory Holdings Limited
    Inventors: Masanori NISHIYAMA, Ichiro TOMARI, Ryo YAMANE
  • Publication number: 20200338590
    Abstract: The present invention provides a preform coating device (5) provided with: a rotating and holding part (9) that holds a preform (1) in a horizontal direction, and rotates the preform (1) about an axis (A) of the preform (1); and a dispenser (6) that has a slot (62) and discharges a coating liquid in a plane form from the slot (62) to the preform (1), wherein the discharge direction of the coating liquid is the direction of the normal to an outer peripheral surface of the preform (1).
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 10, 2020
    Publication date: October 29, 2020
    Applicant: SUNTORY HOLDINGS LIMITED
    Inventors: Ichiro TOMARI, Ryo YAMANE, Hideyuki SUZUKI, Masanori NISHIYAMA
  • Publication number: 20200331022
    Abstract: A preform coating device is provided with: a conveyance part that conveys a preform; a dispenser that discharges a coating liquid toward the preform; a drier that is disposed along the conveyance route of the conveyance part so as to be separated from the dispenser, and that dries the coating liquid applied to the preform by irradiating, with infrared rays, the coating liquid applied to the preform; and a first air sending mechanism that sends air, toward the preform, for inhibiting the temperature of the preform from rising at the position where the preform is irradiated with infrared rays by the drier.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 25, 2018
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Applicant: Suntory Holdings Limited
    Inventors: Masanori NISHIYAMA, Ichiro TOMARI, Ryo YAMANE
  • Publication number: 20180264517
    Abstract: The present invention provides a preform coating device (5) provided with: a rotating and holding part (9) that holds a preform (1) in a horizontal direction, and rotates the preform (1) about an axis (A) of the preform (1); and a dispenser (6) that has a slot (62) and discharges a coating liquid in a plane form from the slot (62) to the preform (1), wherein the discharge direction of the coating liquid is the direction of the normal to an outer peripheral surface of the preform (1).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2016
    Publication date: September 20, 2018
    Applicant: SUNTORY HOLDINGS LIMITED
    Inventors: Ichiro TOMARI, Ryo YAMANE, Hideyuki SUZUKI, Masanori NISHIYAMA
  • Publication number: 20170136677
    Abstract: The present invention provides a preform coating device (10) provided with a cylindrical transfer roller (11) for rotating about a center shaft (111), and an application device for applying a coating liquid in a predetermined thickness to an external peripheral face of the transfer roller (11), the external peripheral face of the transfer roller (11) rotating so as to touch an external peripheral face of a preform (1), and the coating liquid thereby being transferred from the external peripheral face of the transfer roller (11) to the external peripheral face of the preform (1).
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 3, 2015
    Publication date: May 18, 2017
    Inventors: Tomohiko SUGIMORI, Ryo YAMANE, Ichiro TOMARI, Hideyuki SUZUKI