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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023109D
Original Publication Date: 1976-Oct-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-27

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Xerox Disclosure Journal


A contact fuser assembly 15 for use in electrostatic reproducing apparatus, said assembly including a heated fuser roll structure 30 cooperating with a backup roll 38 to form a nip 40 through which copy sheets or sub~ strate material 42 having toner images 44 thereon move with the toner images contacting the heated fuser roll structures The fuser assembly is characterized by the provision of a cleaning arrangement comprising a roll 54 having a tacky surface 56 which is adapted to con-~ tact the fuser roll structure to thereby remove toner and other contaminants therefrom with subsecuent