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Novel Paper Guide for Reducing the Noise in Printers

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000062663D
Original Publication Date: 1986-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-09

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Koch, P Stock, H [+details]

Abstract

Paper 2, printed in printer 1, exits through slot 3 in housing 4. Having left slot 3, the two edges of paper 2 are each supported by one guide rail 5. The weight component, active perpendicularly to the exit direction of the paper, causes paper 2 to be slightly bent. The resultant longitudinal bend stabilizes paper 2, thus preventing its displacement in the direction of arrow 6.