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Collator

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000066841D
Original Publication Date: 1979-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Hancock, EC Johnson, FW Lamos, RA [+details]

Abstract

This multibin collator operates to direct sheets from a conveyor transport into collator bins by diverting the belt or belts of the conveyor into alignment with the bins so that the sheets separate from the transport belts by virtue of the inherent stiffness and momentum of the sheets.