05793399 is referenced by 24 patents and cites 32 patents.

The present invention provides a recording apparatus comprising a supply means for supplying a sheet in a predetermined direction, a convey means for conveying the sheet supplied by the supply means in a predetermined direction, a recording means for recording an image on the sheet conveyed by the convey means, in response to image information, a reversible drive means for driving the supply means and the convey means, and a drive transmitting means for transmitting a driving force from the drive means to the supply means or the convey means, and wherein the drive transmitting means comprises a plurality of planetary gears as means for rotating the supply means only in a sheet supplying direction regardless of a rotational direction of the convey means, and the planetary gears are revolved around gears having different speed reduction ratios from the drive means as sun gears, respectively. The present invention also provides a sheet supplying apparatus and a drive transmitting mechanism used with such a recording apparatus.

Title
Sheet supplying apparatus
Application Number
8/361047
Publication Number
5793399
Application Date
December 21, 1994
Publication Date
August 11, 1998
Inventor
Takeshi Iwasaki
Yokohama
JP
Akira Kida
Yokohama
JP
Hitoshi Nakamura
Kawasaki
JP
Takashi Nojima
Tokyo
JP
Hiroyuki Inoue
Yokohama
JP
Hideki Yamaguchi
Yokohama
JP
Soichi Hiramatsu
Hachioji
JP
Katsuyuki Yokoi
Yokohama
JP
Akira Miyakawa
Yokohama
JP
Hideaki Kawakami
Yokohama
JP
Agent
Fitpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto
Assignee
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
JP
IPC
B41J 2/01
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