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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022742D
Original Publication Date: 1976-Jan-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-26

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Xerox Disclosure Journal


An apparatus used on a reel containing a web such as, for example, motion picture film or microfilm, which apparatus insures a clean web surface when the web is removed from the reel. The apparatus is attached to a reel and is in the form of plurality of cleaning elements secured to the reel in a manner which allows the reel to rotate independently from the cleaning elements. The cleaning elements consist