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Feed Mechanism

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000068202D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Arseneault, PF [+details]

Abstract

A device is described that controls paper forms accurately, automatically accommodates single and multiple sheets, eliminates tension devices thereby reducing friction, and that is easily and inexpensively implemented. A general objective of the device is to stiffen the paper as it passes through the feed mechanism.