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Passively Actuated Diverting Gates

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053959D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Bartholet, MA Janssen, DM Seaward, WS [+details]

Abstract

Passive nonmechanically actuated one-way gates are placed in a paper path allowing paper to pass in a first direction while diverting the paper into a different path when paper arrives at the gate from a second direction.