Patent Number: 8,505,901

Title: Sheet post-processing apparatus and image forming apparatus

Abstract: A sheet post-processing apparatus includes: an accumulating unit accumulating a sheet having been conveyed; a center-folding unit folding a central portion, in a conveying direction in which the sheet is conveyed, of the sheet, which has been accumulated by the accumulating unit, and a pressing force moving unit that applies a pressing force to the sheet, which has been folded by the center-folding unit, and moves a portion, at which the pressing force is applied, on the sheet in the conveying direction.

Inventors: Tsuno; Akihiro (Aichi, JP)

Assignee: Ricoh Company, Limited

International Classification: B31F 1/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-08-13 0:00:00