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FIBER BRUSH CLEANING SYSTEM

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000025065D
Original Publication Date: 1983-Jun-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

This disclosure relates to an improved toner removal apparatus for use in xerography. The apparatus comprises an electrically conductive fiber brush to which a voltage is applied which brush is rotated in contact with an insulative imaging surface to remove toner therefrom. An insulative detoning roll to which a voltage of the same polarity as applied to the brush but of a large value is rotated in contact with the conductive brush for removing toner therefrom.