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MULTIPLE RING COATER Disclosure Number: IPCOM000026836D
Original Publication Date: 1993-Dec-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-06

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal


Proposed is a method of manufacturing large volumes of fuser rolls. As illustrated in the Figure, there is shown a schematic representation of a multiple ring coater 10. A computer (not shown) controlled mixing/metering station 22 in the center of the ring functions to dispense accurately mixed ratios of coating material. A center transverse mechanism 20, which is also automatically controlled by a computer (not shown), accurately moves a plurality of individual coating stations 21,23, 24, 25, 26 and 27 in and out of the centrally located mixing/metering station 22.