Patent Number: 7,100,915

Title: Paper feeding apparatus of image forming device

Abstract: A paper feeding apparatus of an image forming device having a feeder opening and closing unit to automatically rotate a paper feeder between a storing position and a paper feeding-standby position selectively employing a driving source driving a transporting unit with a pickup roller and a feed roller. The paper feeding apparatus automatically opens the paper feeder to the paper feeding-standby position when the image forming device is used, and automatically closes the paper feeder to the storing position to minimize space when the image forming device is not in use, thereby accommodating a user and minimizing a size of the image forming device.

Inventors: Lee; Yong-duk (Gunpo, KR), Bae; Sang-jin (Suwon, KR)

Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: B65H 1/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/05/02018