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COLORED XEROGRAPHIC IMAGE TRANSFER PROCESS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023248D
Original Publication Date: 1977-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-29

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

A method o.f.forming permanent toner images on substrates such as cloth,, wood, plastic sheets or leather is disclosed. A colored toner image Is electrophotographically formed on an abhesive coated fleet by w conventional COpier such as the Xerox 65OO- The toner image may then be transferred by heat to,form with an interposed polymeric or plasticizing sheet a permanent image on cloth, the interposed sheet material com-prises a layer of material which promotes transfer and ad-herenqe of toner tO cloth under heat and pressure but formS, a sheet at ordinary temperatures. The polymeric or plasti-cizing material may be applied directly to the toner image formed on the abhesive coated substrate or may be placed on the cloth and the Image, bearing surface brought. into face-to-face contact therewith and adhered to the cloth by heat and pressure,