film feeder

Application Number: 00107534
Application Date: 2000.05.17
Publication Number: 1274099
Publication Date: 2000.11.22
Priority Information: 1999/5/17 JP 135696/99; 1999/11/24 JP 332942/99
International: G03B27/46;G03D13/00
Applicant(s) Name: Noritsu Koki Co., Ltd.
Inventor(s) Name: Yamamoto Takuya;Kitahara Masaki
Patent Agency Code: 11021
Patent Agent: wang huimin
Abstract The present invention relates to a film supply apparatus. The apparatus comprises a film holding supply mechanism 32 with a film nip section that nips the film at a film waiting position, a film moving mechanism 33 for moving the film from the film waiting position to a film supply position and a driving mechanism 34 for nipping and transferring the film between it and the film moving mechanism. The film moving mechanism 33 is configured to return to the film waiting position after a predetermined portion of the first film has been transferred and wherein after the film moving mechanism 33 has returned to the film waiting position, the next film can be nipped using the film nip section at the film waiting position 32.