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DUAL PURPOSE SWITCHING ACTUATOR

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000027856D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-09

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

Disclosed is the use of a switch actuator that provides two separate and distinct functions in an electrophotographic printing machine. The dual purpose switching actuator 1 shown in the accompanying figure consists of a sensor 10 with a first actuator 12 contained in a second actuator 14. The two actuators 12 and 14 each have a separate and different axis