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FIXED BIN SORTER WITH RIGID FEEDER GUIDE

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000025404D
Original Publication Date: 1985-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04
Document File: 2 page(s) / 52K

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

A fixed bin sorter in which a rigid feeder guide I extends between the sheet transport 2 and the bins 3. The guide is pivotally mounted at its input end 4 so that its other (feed throat) end 5 moves in an arc past the bin entrances at which guide extenders 6 are located against which the guide 1 is sequentially aligned.

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1 XEROX DISCLOSURE JOURNAL

FIXED BIN SORTER WITH RIGID FEEDER GUIDE
3. Emmelot

Proposed Classification
U.S. CI. 271/287

Int. CI. B65h 5/04

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Volume 10 Number 2 March/April 1985 71

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FIXED BIN SORTER WITH RIGID FEEDER GUIDE (Cont'd)

A fixed bin sorter in which a rigid feeder guide I extends between the sheet transport 2 and the bins 3. The guide is pivotally mounted at its input end 4 so that its other (feed throat) end 5 moves in an arc past the bin entrances at which guide extenders 6 are located against which the guide 1 is sequentially aligned. The guide 1 comprises a pair of parallel plates 7, 8 which have a sinuous form to provide smooth and gentle direction changes in all positions of the guide.

XEROX 72 DISCLOSURE JOURNAL

Volume 10 Number 2 March/April 1985

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