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WEB LOOP STORAGE

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000024093D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Aug-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-02

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

A system for continuously storing and releasing flexible web material in an endless loop for a copier is disclosed. The web 1 can be a photoreceptor or a lithographic master or an intermediate or a support for originals being recirculated for pre-. collation copying. It could also be utilized for buffer storage of a long, magnetic tape endless ioop. This system is suitable for any application in which it is desirable to store a relatively long segment of a web in a compact yet controlled