Patent Number: 9,802,776

Title: Sheet conveyance apparatus and image forming apparatus

Abstract: A sheet conveyance apparatus including a transmission unit that transmits an ultrasonic wave toward a sheet and a reception unit that receives the ultrasonic wave includes a change unit that changes a distance of a conveyance path of the sheet according to sheet information about the sheet to be conveyed.

Inventors: Fukusaka; Tetsuro (Abiko, JP)

Assignee: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA

International Classification: B65H 7/12 (20060101); G03G 15/00 (20060101); B65H 43/04 (20060101); B65H 5/36 (20060101); B65H 7/02 (20060101); B65H 29/62 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2021-10-31 0:00:00