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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000025625D
Original Publication Date: 1986-Oct-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

The figure shows a system which scans an original document without the standard linearly moving platen or scanning optics configuration. A document to be copied is placed in the pocket 12 afixed to the surface of transparent flexible mylar web 14 .Web 14 is entrained about a pair of drive rollers 16,18. In a single copy mode, web 14 is rotated in a clockwise direction until the leadin edge of the pocket is sensed by registration sensor 20. At this point,