feed shelf

feed shelf

[′fēd ‚shelf]
(computer science)
A device for supporting documents for manual sensing.
The first few feet of a tape reel, used to prime the tape drive.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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It also benefits from a secondary feed tray with an integral fine feed shelf, which can be increased by the provision of a third feeder when required.