Hot Roll Peel Tester
Original Publication Date: 1980-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13
A copier's hot roll fuser includes one or more rigid metal cylinders whose outer circumference is covered by a relatively thin layer of low tear-strength elastomer. This device enables measurement of the cohesion/adhesion of elastomer layer 10 to the underlying metal cylinder 11.