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INPUT AND OUTPUT FLYING SPOT SCANNING SYSTEM

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022907D
Original Publication Date: 1976-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-27

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

A flying spot scanning system is provided which is capable of scanning an unmodulated beam 20 to a platen 52, for reading a stationary document 54 thereon, and a modulated beam 16 to a photoconductive drum 42 for recording a latent image thereat. The beams 16 and 20 are split from beam 10 originating from a laser 12; the beam 20 being that portion of the beam 10 passing through a beam splitter 14, and beam 16 being that portion of