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WEIGHTED PINCH ROLLS Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023527D
Original Publication Date: 1977-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-31

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal


Referring to Figures 1 and 2, a pair of stationary sidewalls of a paper transport assembly is generally designated by reference numerals 10 and 12. A paper guide 16 comprises a back wall 18 which is curved at the upper end thereof and has at the lower end thereof a plurality of laterally spaced apart forwardly curved fingers 20 and 24, respectively. Flanges 30 and 32 extend from each side of the guide 16. A pair of laterally spaced flanges 38 is integral with and extends rear-wards from the rear wall 18. A stationary shaft 40 has an end extending through each flange 38. A pair of retainer rings 42 locates and maintains the shaft in position on the flanges 38.