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Nobutaka Uto, Masaaki Sato, Kimiaki Hayakawa, Takeshi Honjo: Apparatus discharged sheet stacking. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, June 4, 1991: US05021837 (72 worldwide citation)

A sheet post-processing apparatus includes stacking device for stacking sheet materials discharged; a processing device for processing the sheet materials stacked on the stacking device; a discharging device for discharging from the stacking device the sheet materials processed by the processing dev ...


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Nobutaka Uto, Takeshi Honjo: Sheet handling apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, May 12, 1992: US05112034 (47 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a sheet handling apparatus comprising a sheet processing means, a first and a sheet transport path and a second sheet transport path separated therefrom, transport direction switch means and control means. The first and second sheet transport paths transport the shee ...


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Noriyoshi Iida, Nobutaka Uto, Masakazu Hiroi, Akimitsu Hoshi: Tray apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, November 28, 1989: US04883265 (35 worldwide citation)

A tray apparatus for stacking sheets discharged from an image forming apparatus such as a copying machine, a printer, a facsimile machine and other recording machines. The tray apparatus has a sheet aligning member in the form of an endless web which is contactable to the top surface of the sheet wh ...


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Nobutaka Uto, Hironori Shido, Jun Saito, Masakazu Hiroi, Kenji Kobayashi, Koichi Murakami, Masataka Naito: Sheet sorter with stapler. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, May 29, 1990: US04928941 (31 worldwide citation)

A sheet sorting apparatus with a stapler, includes a plurality of bin trays, bin tray shifting device for moving the plurality of the bin trays stepwisely substantially in the vertical direction to oppose the respective bin trays to a sheet inlet of the sorting apparatus, while expanding the clearan ...


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Noriyoshi Iida, Nobutaka Uto, Masakazu Hiroi, Akimitsu Hoshi: Sheet folding apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, January 5, 1988: US04717134 (29 worldwide citation)

A sheet folding apparatus including a plurality of sheet processing units each having a couple of folding rollers, a deflector and a folding position controlling passage. One set of the apparatus is sufficient to effect two-folding, z-folding and reversed z-folding of the sheet. A guiding member is ...


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Masaaki Sato, Nobutaka Uto, Mitsuhiro Mukasa: Sheet post-processing apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, August 11, 1992: US05137265 (29 worldwide citation)

A sheet post-processing apparatus includes plural trays arranged along a sheet conveyance direction, wherein a sheet is stacked, bridging between the plural trays, wherein a post-processing is effected to the sheet in a part of the plural trays; a controller for controlling the trays to provide a le ...


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Wataru Kawata, Nobutaka Uto, Mitsugu Kamizuru, Yuji Yamanaka: Sheet punching device and image forming apparatus having the same. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, April 30, 2002: US06381443 (29 worldwide citation)

A sheet punching device includes a punch and a die which cut a hole in a sheet, a punch debris conveying device for conveying punch debris produced when the punch and the die cut a hole in the sheet, and a punch debris box for receiving the punch debris which has been conveyed by the punch debris co ...


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Masakazu Hiroi, Akimitsu Hoshi, Noriyoshi Iida, Tadayuki Kitajima, Nobutaka Uto: Tray apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, September 27, 1994: US05350169 (27 worldwide citation)

A sheet stacking tray apparatus for receiving sheets discharged from an image forming apparatus such as a printer or copying machine. The sheets are correctly stacked, that is, without inclination or deviation. The tray apparatus according to the present invention is such that the speed at which the ...


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Masakazu Hiroi, Mitsuhiro Mukasa, Nobutaka Uto, Masaaki Sato, Takeshi Honjo: Sheet post-processing apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, January 31, 1995: US05385340 (21 worldwide citation)

A sheet-postprocessing apparatus includes a sheet discharger which discharges sheets to a stacker, the stacker including a first tray adjacent to the discharger for supporting trailing portions of the sheets discharged by the discharger and a second tray for supporting leading portions of the sheets ...


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Masakazu Hiroi, Akimitsu Hoshi, Noriyoshi Iida, Tadayuki Kitajima, Nobutaka Uto: Tray apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, June 1, 1993: US05215300 (19 worldwide citation)

A sheet stacking tray apparatus for receiving sheets discharged from an image forming apparatus such as a printer or copying machine. The sheets are correctly stacked, that is, without inclination or deviation. The tray apparatus according to the present invention is such that the speed at which the ...