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IMPROVED OILED FUSER ROLL STRIPPING FINGER

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000026631D
Original Publication Date: 1992-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-06

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

Oiled fuser roll stri ping apparatuses have a tendency to collect oil at the tip of of a copy sheet (not shown) on fuser roll 2 contacts stripping apparatus 4, formed oil droplet 6 transfers to the copy sheet, which in turn creates an unacceptable oil stain on the sheet. Disclosed is a method to reduce the magnitude of formed oil droplet 6 to a size at which it becomes unnoticeable if transferred to a copy sheet.