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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023443D
Original Publication Date: 1977-Oct-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-31

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal


A magnetic cleaning system utilizing a transport belt is dis-closed, Partially toned carrier is transported through a cleaning zone by a magnetic brush cleaner comprising a non-magnetic belt having stationary multiple bar magnets aligned parallel to each other and to the axis of the photoreceptor being cleaned, The aligned bar magnets are positioned on the underside of the non-magnetic belt, that is, underneath the belt so that the magnetic field extends into the area between the cleaner belt and the photoreceptor surface.