Original Publication Date: 1984-Oct-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04
Xerox Disclosure Journal
A laser beam recording device 2 is shown in schematic side form in Figure 1. An optical scan assembly 4 emits an information-modulated laser beam 5 which is directed toward the surface of photoreceptor drum 6. A control unit 8, packaged separately from assembly 4, contains the electronics for controlling operation of assembly 4, drum 6 and other xerographic functional units which are not shown but Ghich include a charging, development, transfer and cleaning station. All of these units are contained within a housing 10.