PHOTORECEPTOR VACUUM DRIVE
Original Publication Date: 1984-Feb-29
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04
Xerox Disclosure Journal
The figure illustrates a decoupled photoreceptor drive system whkrein an endless photoreceptor belt 10 is entrained over a first vacuum drive station 12 followed downstream by a second vacuum drive station 14. This configuration permits the formation of a controlled loop 16 permitting decoupling of the document exposure area from downstream process stations such as development.