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Crimping Finishing Option

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000033726D
Publication Date: 2004-Dec-23
Document File: 1 page(s) / 24K

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Abstract

Crimping is proposed in copiers/printers/multifunction devices as a substitute for stapling.

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Crimping Finishing Option

This concept is to integrate a paper crimping device capable of strongly fixing together several sheets of paper within the finishing unit of a copier, printer, or multifunction device.

This will be useful as a replacement for staples.

- No consumables

- Reduced injuries

- Improved paper recycling