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DEVELOPER SEAL CONDUCTIVE POWDER CLOUD

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023664D
Original Publication Date: 1978-Oct-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-31

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

In electrophotographic development systems using powder cloud development, the photoreceptor is subject to a pds-type deletion problem referred to as a uvolcano-,This problem can be reduced or eliminated by installing a conductive-type rubber (silver loaded silicone) along the rear powder cloud developer seal so as to bleed off charge along one of the edges of the photoreceptor-