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MODIFIED SILICONE FLUIDS FOR IMPROVING FUSER PERFORMANCE

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000024300D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-02

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

It has been discovered that moderately branched but primarily linear polydimethyl siloxane fluids are extraordinarily suited as release fluids for use on a fuser roll in an electrostatographic copying machine. A specific example of such a moderately branched but primarily linear polydimethyl siloxane fluid has the following s t ructu r a1 fo rm ula :