05495097 is referenced by 308 patents and cites 68 patents.

A scanning system has a plurality of optical scan units. Each optical scan unit includes means for emitting light toward an item bearing an indicia. Each optical scan unit also includes means for receiving light reflected from the indicia and generating signals corresponding to the intensity of the reflected light. Also provided is a central control unit which includes means for combining together signals corresponding to the signals generated by at least two of the scan units to fully decode information contained on the indicia.

Title
Plurality of scan units with scan stitching
Application Number
8/127898
Publication Number
5495097
Application Date
September 14, 1993
Publication Date
February 27, 1996
Inventor
Jerome Swartz
Old Fields
NY, US
Joseph Katz
Stony Brook
NY, US
Assignee
Symbol Technologies
NY, US
IPC
G06K 7/10
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