sack sorting machine

sack sorting machine (SSM) - A mechanized, operator-controlled machine similar to a parcel sorting machine but of heavier construction. It separates 1,875 sacks per hour by ZIP Code to about 30 runouts. (Compare with sack and parcel sorting machine)

Glossary of postal terms. 2014.

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