Patent Number: 6,332,608

Title: Sheet feeding apparatus

Abstract: The present invention relates to a sheet feeding apparatus in which sheet feeding out means, while a sheet is conveyed by a sheet feed roller and a retard roller, feeds out a succeeding sheet to an abutting portion of the sheet feed roller and the retard roller so that a leading end of the succeeding sheet overlaps a trailing end of a preceding sheet.

Inventors: Tamura; Masashige (Shizuoka-ken, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: B65H 3/52 (20060101); B65H 3/06 (20060101); B65H 007/08 ()

Expiration Date: 12/25/2018