DOCUMENT TURNOVER MECHANISM
Original Publication Date: 1982-Jun-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04
Xerox Disclosure Journal
In order to positively hold and invert a document or a stack of articles, the mechanism illustrated in Figure 1 may be utilized. Gear A is the stationary gear, gear B is the idler gear, while gear C is the output gear. Crankshaft D rotates in bearing E. Idler B is mounted on crankshaft D. Gear C rotates on the end of crankshaft D. Also, gear C is fixed to connecting rod F at one end and document pick up device G at the other end.