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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000024186D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-02

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Xerox Disclosure Journal


A recirculating document feeder is provided for an electrostatographic copier. The copier may, for example, comprise conventional xerographic components such as xerographic imaging drum 10, development station 11, drum cleaning station 12, paper supply end 17, paper transport 13, image-fixing station 14, copy output roll 15 and output tray 16. A document may be transported across the viewing platen and passed a document viewing slot 21, which is illuminated by lamp 20. An image of the moving document is formed on the drum 10 with an optical system including mirrors 18 and lens 19.