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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000066218D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-19

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IBM

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Authors:
Alderson, JC Schott, DJ Williams, SS [+details]

Abstract

U.S. Patent 3910570 describes the advantages achieved in a document feed wherein a flat belt interface is presented to a document at the document feed's entrance portion, and a multiple-wave belt interface is presented to the document at the document feed's registration gate and exit portion. The present device provides the above arrangement in a manner to also optimize belt tracking.