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Multifunction Gate Mechanism

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000054563D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Abbott, JJ Edwards, EG Pryor, RF Robinson, JT Wilzbach, BL [+details]

Abstract

In a compact xerographic copier which uses a backlight roller to image an original document onto a photoconductor drum, the interlocking, multifunction hardware shown in Fig 1 ensures properly phased mechanical cooperation with a minimal number of parts. The following actions are accomplished: