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Controlling Picker/Separator In Sheet Feed Device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000051488D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Gontarek, RF Rachui, RA [+details]

Abstract

Removable paper supply trays are provided in a sheet feed device. The device operates such that a picker/separator is lowered into contact with the top of the stack of sheets in the tray. There is shown and described here apparatus for assuring that the picker/separator is maintained in its inoperative position during paper supply tray insertion or removal.