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PUMICING PHOTORECEPTORS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023058D
Original Publication Date: 1976-Jul-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-27

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

A method of pumicing photoreceptors to remove minor defects and scratches from the photoreceptor surface by removing a modicum of selenium therefrom~. The photoreceptor is rotated at a given speed while a conventional advanceable toner cleaning web is applied against it under pressure~ The web is impregnated with a pumicing agent, and automatically pumices the drum until the scratch or defect is removeth