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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000043531D
Original Publication Date: 1984-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-05

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Dunning, GR Klein, WF McDavid, CW [+details]


A sheet feeder 1 advances a sheet of paper from a cassette 2 (Fig. 2) through D-shaped rolls 3 (one shown) to a platen 4. When an edge 5 (phantom line in Fig. 1) of the sheet of paper is not at the desired print position, the sheet feeder 1 is shifted relative to the platen 4. The sheet feeder 1 has L-shaped brackets 6 and 7 extending therefrom for attachment to fixed side plates 8 and 9 of the frame of a typewriter, for example. The bracket 6 has a first stud 10 (Fig. 2) extending into a slot 11 in the upper surface of the side plate 8. A threaded stud 12 extends into a second slot 13 in the upper surface of the side plate 8. The threaded stud 12 has an adjustment wheel 14 mounted thereon. The adjustment wheel 14 includes a first portion 15 (Fig.