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SPECIAL MATERIALS FEEDING WEDGE

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000026549D
Original Publication Date: 1992-Oct-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-06
Document File: 2 page(s) / 40K

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

Present copiers/printers feed a wide variety of special materials, for example, pre-perforated papers, mailers with return envelopes attached, etc. Sheet feeding performance of these machines that use center frictioxdretard feeders

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XEROX DISCLOSURE JOURNAL

SPECIAL MATERIALS FEEDING WEDGE
William C. Perkins

Proposed Classification
U.S. C1.271/167 Int. C1. B65h 3/34

Present copiers/printers feed a wide variety of special materials, for example, pre-perforated papers, mailers with return envelopes attached, etc. Sheet feeding performance of these machines that use center frictioxdretard feeders

can be improved by adding a thin wedge as either a stand alone insert under the special materials being fed or as part of the packaging for special materials to raise the lead edge of a stack of materials and thereby aid feeding.

XEROX DISCLOSURE JOURNAL - Vo1.17 No. 5 September/October 1992 285

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