ON-PLATEN, CVT INTEGRATING CAVITY ILLUMINATOR IMAGING CONCEPT
Original Publication Date: 1985-Jun-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-04
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The figure shows a flash illumination document imaging system which can be used in either a full frame copying mode or a continuous velocity transport (CVT) mode. The system 10 comprises an integrating illumination cavity 12 whose interior surfaces are coated with a diffusely reflective material. The top surface of cavity 12 comprises a platen 14. The bottom surface includes a lens 16 mounted in an aperture therein. A flash lamp 18 and a tungsten lamp 20 are mounted within the cavity..