COLLECTION BIN FOR USED STAPLES WHICH IS LOCATED BENEATH THE TOP SURFACE OR WORK AREA OF A COPIER
Original Publication Date: 1999-Feb-28
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-09
Xerox Disclosure Journal
Referring to the figure, a copier or printer 2 in the form of, for example, an electrophoto-graphic copier or printer is shown. It should be appreciated that the copier or printer 2 may be a thermal inkjet printer, a bubble jet printer, or a thermal printer. The copier 2 includes a funnel 4 located on the worksurface or cover 6 of the copier 2. Upper edge 8 of the funnel 4 is preferably flush with the cover 6 of the copier 2.