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Electrostatic Pad or Brush Cleaner

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037855D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-30

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Cooper, DW Wolfe, HL [+details]

Abstract

Disclosed is a method for removing strongly adhering material from surfaces without using liquids. The method uses a pad or brush to dislodge the material with the pad or brush being electrically charged to create an electrostatic field for retaining the dislodged material in the pad or brush.