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Throttled Vacuum Assist Cleaning Station

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000067655D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Hutsinpiller, M Meyer, DR Stack, JB Stroh, RD [+details]

Abstract

This xerographic copier's brush-type cleaning station is provided with vacuum assist, wherein airflow is controlled or throttled to enable maximum efficiency of an electrostatic-type toner precipitator and a mechanical, fiber-type, filter element.