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Tractor Belt for Photoconductor Belt

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000050997D
Original Publication Date: 1982-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-10
Document File: 2 page(s) / 40K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Lozier, GA: AUTHOR

Abstract

Shown above is a tractor drive for a photoconductor belt. The tractor belt, as shown in Fig. 1, has cogs 10 underneath and pins 12 above. The pins 12 engage holes in photoconductor belt 14.

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Tractor Belt for Photoconductor Belt

Shown above is a tractor drive for a photoconductor belt. The tractor belt, as shown in Fig. 1, has cogs 10 underneath and pins 12 above. The pins 12 engage holes in photoconductor belt 14.

The tracker belt and the photoconductor belt are mounted on frame 16 in Fig.
2. Drive pulley 18 has notches to engage cogs 10 of the tractor belt. Pulleys 20 and 22 are idler pulleys along the belt path. In addition, pulley 22 may be tensioned to maintain tension in the tractor belt and photoconductor belt.

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