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COPIER COVER LATCH Disclosure Number: IPCOM000026039D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-05

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal


An electrophotographic pr,nting mac-,ne has covers mounted on hinges to provide access to the interior of the printing machine. A latch is used to secure the cover in the closed position. The latch is a spring wire form latch that releasably secures the cover in the closed position. This is a low cost latch which uses a wire form and a special release tool.