Browse Prior Art Database

COMPLIANT PRESSURE ROLLS FOR DOCUMENT BELTS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000027370D
Original Publication Date: 1996-Jun-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-07

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

Disclosed is a method to reduce noise and increase document handler belt life in xerographic copiers and scanners. The method comprises replacing hard plastic pressure or backup rollers of the document handler belt with soft foam rollers. A suitable compliant foam material is ENDuR C-300/20, available from Rodgers Corporation, south windham, Connecticut.