Patent Number: 6,295,144

Title: Pre-scanning method and apparatus for shuttle scanning system

Abstract: A pre-scanning apparatus and process using a shuttle scanning system by inserting a document into a sheet carrier of transparent material; pre-scanning the sheet carrier holding the document; and feeding the sheet carrier back. In addition, a pre-scanning method for a shuttle scanning system includes the steps of forwarding a document in response to an applied scanning signal and pre-scanning the document by a low resolution; discharging the document via a feed roller after pre-scanning; re-inserting the discharged document into a paper feeding part; and transferring and scanning the document re-inserted into the paper feeding part.

Inventors: Kang; Sung-Wook (Kyungki-do, KR)

Assignee: SamSung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G03G 15/00 (20060101); G03B 27/62 (20060101); H04N 1/00 (20060101); H04N 1/04 (20060101); H04N 1/12 (20060101); H04N 001/04 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018