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FOAM BELT TONER DISPENSER Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022745D
Original Publication Date: 1976-Jan-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-26

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal


flat belt is used, the belt having a flexible substrate which is covered on one side with a foam material. The belt runs between the reservoir and the developer, and expander blocks are used to open the pockets of the foam material to accept and release the toner. In the developer particularly, the expander block should be shaped so as to flex the belt so that toner will be dis~ tributed as desired acĀ±~ossthe developer.