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Takeshi Honjo, Akimaro Yoshida: Sheet finisher. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, November 7, 1989: US04878656 (45 worldwide citation)

A sheet finishing apparatus includes stacking device for receiving and stacking plural sheets sequentially discharged, stapling device for acting on a stack of the sheets stacked on the stacking device at a predetermined position of the stack to staple it, discharging device for discharging from the ...


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Tadayuki Kitajima, Masataka Naito, Noriyoshi Ueda, Katsuaki Hirai, Takeshi Honjo, Yuji Morishige, Akimaro Yoshida: Sheet original feeding apparatus and image forming system. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, July 21, 1992: US05132741 (35 worldwide citation)

A sheet original feeding apparatus comprises a sheet original stacking tray on which sheet originals to be treated are stacked as an original stack. A sheet original separator separates and supplies the sheet original one by one from the bottom of the original stack stacked on the sheet original sta ...


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Masataka Naito, Yuji Takahashi, Masakazu Hiroi, Yoshinori Isobe, Akimaro Yoshida, Hitoshi Fujimoto, Tomohito Nakagawa: Original feeding apparatus and image forming system with it. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, September 27, 1994: US05351112 (35 worldwide citation)

An original feeding apparatus has a first original feeding means for directing an original to an original reading station from one side thereof in an original-stationary scanning mode in which the original is read while fixing the original at the original reading station, and a second original feedi ...


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Akimaro Yoshida, Takeshi Honjo: Sheet transporting apparatus with control means. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, May 28, 1991: US05018716 (31 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed an automatic document feeder for the copying machine or the like, which is capable of adjusting the sheet transporting speed automatically according to the sheet quality or the status of sheet transportation. The feeder detects the status of transportation in the first, and accord ...


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Takeshi Honjo, Akimaro Yoshida, Makoto Kitahara, Norifumi Miyake: Original handling apparatus in which the exchange time of originals is shortened. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, June 2, 1992: US05119145 (21 worldwide citation)

An original handling apparatus is provided with a conveyor, a setting circuit and a control system. The conveyor conveys an original in plural modes in which an original is scanned. The conveyor is operated in a first convey mode in which an original is fed to and stopped at a first position on a pl ...


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Chikara Sato, Masakazu Hiroi, Akimaro Yoshida, Katsuya Yamazaki, Yasuo Fukazu, Tomohito Nakagawa, Takayuki Fujii, Yuzoh Matsumoto: Sheet original conveying apparatus for duplex copying. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, February 1, 2000: US06021305 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an original conveying apparatus in which originals stacked on an original tray are separated one by one by a separation unit to be conveyed to a reading portion for reading an image, and then the read original is discharged. An original travel direction reverse path is ...


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Noriyoshi Ueda, Masakazu Hiroi, Shinichi Nakamura, Yoshio Mizuno, Chikara Sato, Tokuharu Kaneko, Yoshinori Isobe, Akimaro Yoshida, Yasuhide Hishikawa, Tomohito Nakagawa: Reading apparatus in which image reading means may be fixed to read and original being conveyed. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, August 25, 1998: US05799237 (19 worldwide citation)

A reading apparatus includes an image reader for reading a sheet original positioned at a reading position and an automatic original conveyor for supplying the sheet original onto the reading position, wherein the sheet original can be read through an image flow reading mode while the sheet original ...


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Kenji Kobayashi, Akimaro Yoshida: Image forming apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, February 12, 1991: US04992827 (19 worldwide citation)

An image forming apparatus is capable of reproducing a read image in combination with a format, without reading a format sheet every time. The format information is read from an external detachable memory, and is combined in the apparatus with the data read by an image reader.


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Takeshi Honjo, Noriyoshi Ueda, Akimaro Yoshida, Hideki Adachi, Toshiya Kanazawa, Satoshi Kaneko: Image forming apparatus with increased throughput from simultaneous scanning and original feed. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, April 14, 1992: US05105225 (17 worldwide citation)

An image reading apparatus has an automatic original transporting device, a scanning device for effecting exposure scanning of the original while moving relative to the original over a platen glass, and a control circuit for controlling the scanning device to cause it to effect exposure scanning whi ...


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Masataka Naito, Yuji Takahashi, Masakazu Hiroi, Yoshinori Isobe, Akimaro Yoshida, Hitoshi Fujimoto, Tomohito Nakagawa: Image forming system with original feeding apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, November 26, 1996: US05579083 (17 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an image forming system having an original-stationary scanning mode and an original-through scanning mode characterized by control means for more shortening a sheet supply distance in the original-through scanning more than that in the original-stationary scanning mode ...