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IMPROVED LIQUID DEVELOPER DISPENSING MEMBER FOR XEROGRAPHIC APPARATUS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000023864D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Feb-28
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-01

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

Development of electrostatic images with liquid developer is well known and is described in detail in U.S. Patent 3,084,043. Essential to such liquid development as described therein is a fluid-dispensingmember adapted to receive a quantity of fluid developer, such as ink, from conventional applicator means. The dispensing member must be adapted to hold the ink in a stable manner until it is subjected to the attractive forces of an electrostatic image, whereupon the ink or liquid developer is dispensed in conformity with that image. To properly receive and hold