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COPIER COVER LATCH

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000026039D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-05
Document File: 2 page(s) / 34K

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

An electrophotographic pr,nting mac-,ne has covers mounted on hinges to provide access to the interior of the printing machine. A latch is used to secure the cover in the closed position. The latch is a spring wire form latch that releasably secures the cover in the closed position. This is a low cost latch which uses a wire form and a special release tool.

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CEROX DISCLOSURE JOURNAL

COPIER COVER LATCH

Kenneth E. Giunta Randall E. Kaufman John D. Sundquist James J. Kaiser

Proposed Classification

U.S. C1.355/200 Int. C1. G03g 15/00

An electrophotographic pr,nting mac--,ne has covers mounted on hinges to provide access to the interior of the printing machine. A latch is used to secure the cover in the closed position. The latch is a spring wire form latch that releasably secures the cover in the closed position. This is a low cost latch which uses a wire form and a special release tool.

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     XEROX DISCLOSURE JOURNAL Volume 14 Number 6 November/December 1989

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