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STAPLE CASSETTE

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023351D
Original Publication Date: 1977-Jun-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-30

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

A cassette for pre-formed U-shaped staples comprising a core member 15 formed with a helical rib 17 and a web of pre-formed U-shaped staple elements 10 wound on said core member in helical fashion following the rib formed on said core member. A tape 11 attached to the web serves to apply rotative move-ment to the core member which moves axially for dispensing of the staples.