I wanted to check if this machine still operational and if the patent is still in effect?
I tried a Google search but couldn't find many details about it.
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Google only provides a limited amount of information about the patent status. This is a PCT (International) application, so you need to check multiple sources (WIPO/Patentscope, Espacenet and USPTO) in order to find the status of the application in all relevant countries.
01-12-2015 Mail Abandonment for Failure to Respond to Office Action
However, this could change in the next 6 months if the inventor decides to revive the application.
To find the status of other international applications, check the National Phase tab in Patentscope:
Office Entry Date National Number National Status India 08.11.2011 8649/DELNP/2011 United States of America 17.11.2011 13320971 Published: 15.03.2012
The only other international application is India patent application 8649/DELNP/2011. I am not familiar with the Indian patent system, and there is no status listed. Someone else on this site might be more familiar with that patent office.