Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Cleaning unit provided in xerographic image forming apparatus for removing residual toner from an image carrier










Image Number 2 for United States Patent #5315357.

A cleaning unit provided in a xerographic image forming apparatus removes residual toner from a photosensitive belt after a transfer process for transferring a developed image from the photosensitive belt to a recording sheet. The cleaning unit includes a cleaning blade for scraping the residual toner from the photosensitive belt, and a housing for storing the residual toner scraped by the cleaning blade. The cleaning blade has a slanting surface formed between a top surface of the cleaning blade and an end of the cleaning blade, the slanting blade slanting from the top surface toward the end of the cleaning blade so as to be inclined at a predetermined angle with respect to the top surface. The developer scraped by the cleaning blade is entered in the housing via the slanting surface and the top surface of the cleaning blade. The cleaning unit further includes a sweeping plate for feeding the residual toner scraped from the photosensitive belt by the cleaning blade into the housing, via a top surface of the cleaning blade.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Reliable event broadcaster with multiplexing and bandwidth control functions
Image processing apparatus, remote management system, license update method, and computer program product
Generalized AC-DC synchronous rectification techniques for single- and multi-phase systems
Maize variety inbred PH1CD7
Cartridge for conducting a chemical reaction
Bootstrap gate driver
Quantitative oxygen imaging systems and methods using echo-based single point imaging
  Randomly Featured Patents
Radiation curable clear urethane acrylate adhesive with acrylic acid monoacrylates, and optional multiacrylate
Mixing nozzle
Logic gate, scan driver and organic light emitting diode display using the same
Angiostatic steroids and methods and compositions for controlling ocular hypertension
Sequencing near infrared and infrared fluorescence labeled DNA for detecting using laser diodes
Method of and means for coupling a two conductor transmission line to an antenna
Trocar sleeve having manual closure
Data cartridge holder operable with a data cartridge library system
Combination computer mouse and telephony handset
Clipboard