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Determining Number of Minutes Remaining Until Fuser Hot Roll Reaches Operating Temperature

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000036914D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Gunnell, RW Sandoval, SR Ulrich, MH Sirr, FA [+details]

Abstract

Fig. 1 shows a basic overview of a design used for controlling fuser hot roll temperature on a copier or a printer. Fig. 1 also shows a CRT which is used for displaying data. Item A is a fuser hot roll which contains a lamp driven by AC voltage in order to heat up the fuser hot roll. Item B is a thermistor which makes thermal contact (Image Omitted)