WITHJN-MACHINE DEVELOPER BLENDING
Original Publication Date: 1998-Aug-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-08
Xerox Disclosure Journal
Disclosed is a procedure for generating instant developers for color printing by electrophotographic printing machines. The process uses a developer housing agitation system to provide the necessary energy to obtain favorable developer properties. When a color change is required, a pre-weighed bottle of carrier is dumped into the developer housing and the correct amount of toner is added. Blending is allowed to occur using the machine's developer housing auger.