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ASYNCHRONOUS FUSER Disclosure Number: IPCOM000024272D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Feb-29
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-02

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal


A compact, efficient flash fuser for a copier is shown in Figure 1A. A lamp 2 inside fuser assembly 4 extends across the width of a photoreceptor belt 6. The fuser is designed so that lamp 2 will flash synchrono151y; that is, when developed copy areas 8 pass below and not during passage of intercopy gap 10. A diagram illustrating the required timing is shown in Figure lB.