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SELF CENTERING PAPER TRAY

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023139D
Original Publication Date: 1976-Oct-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-27
Document File: 2 page(s) / 192K

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

A se1f~centeringpaper tray 5 is disclosed in Figure 1 that is interiorly contoured such that once paper enters the tray, it automatically migrates toward the center thereof. To insure complete migration of the paper to the center of the tray, serrated rubber roller 10 is driven by driver 11 to provide vibrating motion to the

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XEROX DISCLOSURE JOURNAL

SELF-~CENTERINGPAPER TRAY ProposedRoger M~ Swanson Classification
tJ~S~CL 271/209
Into CL 365h 31/00

A se1f~centeringpaper tray 5 is disclosed in Figure 1
that is interiorly contoured such that once paper enters
the tray, it automatically migrates toward the center
thereof. To insure complete migration of the paper to
the center of the tray, serrated rubber roller 10 is
driven by driver 11 to provide vibrating motion to the

F/GJ

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Volume 1 Numbers 9/10 September/October 1976

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SflF-CEflERING PAPER TRAY (Cont' d)

tray. The tray center line is previously aligned to the

center line of the optics paper path.

40 XEROX DISCLOSURE JOURNAL

Volume 1 Numbers 9/10 September/october 1976

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