Bank note depositing device for a transaction machine
Patent 4355711 Issued on October 26, 1982. Estimated Expiration Date: May 6, 2000. Estimated Expiration Date is calculated based on simple USPTO term provisions. It does not account for terminal disclaimers, term adjustments, failure to pay maintenance fees, or other factors which might affect the term of a patent.
A bank note depositing device for a transaction machine comprises a cabinet having a depositing inlet through which at least one bank note is deposited into the transaction machine, a storing pocket positioned within the cabinet and adjacent the depositing inlet for temporarily storing the bank notes entering the machine through the depositing inlet, the storing pocket having an outlet through which the notes are discharged, a discharge roller for discharging the notes from the storing pocket, the discharge roller movable between a retracted position out of contact with the notes and an extended discharging position in contact with the notes, a support member positioned opposite the discharge roller on the opposite side of the notes, the support member movable between a retracted position away from the discharge roller and an extended discharge position toward the discharge roller to urge the notes into contact with the discharge roller.