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AUTOMATIC SELF ADJUSTING PAPER FEEDER FOR CENTER REGISTRATION MACHINES

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000025401D
Original Publication Date: 1985-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

It is the desire in automatic reproducing machines to be capable of reproducing images on paper of various sizes. In order to do that it is necessary to provide a paper feeder from the paper supply capable of feeding sheets of various sizes. The figure illustrates an automatically self adjusting center registration type feeder for feeding different paper sizes which may be placed into a universal paper cassette. Paper is placed in a universal cassette 10. The cassette is designed with side guides 11 that adjust to the paper size. The guides are designed such that there are levers under the tray that form a cam 34 which are