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Inventor:
Barton; Augusto E.
Address:
Webster, NY
No. of patents:
26
Patents:












Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8577271 Apparatus and systems including belt-roll fuser stripping shoe with robust compliant tip November 5, 2013
A belt-roll fuser stripping system has a stripping shoe and a stripping shim. The shim is support by a support member. The support member supports the shim to maintain a desired nip pressure profile, and reduce deformation and wear of the shim and belt-roll fuser components.
8565657 Redistributing release agent using a flexible blade in an image forming system October 22, 2013
According to various illustrative embodiments, an apparatus for redistributing release agent on a fuser surface of an image forming device is provided. The apparatus includes a fuser surface for contacting a sheet of media having an image formed thereon by the image forming device, t
8280286 Apparatuses useful in printing and methods of fixing marking material on media October 2, 2012
Apparatuses useful in printing and methods of treating marking material on media are disclosed. An embodiment of the apparatuses includes a roll including a first outer surface; a continuous belt including an inner surface and a second outer surface forming a nip by contact with the
8265533 Fuser release fluid rate transient control via variable speed oil metering system September 11, 2012
An apparatus for applying release agent to a fuser roll used in printing a print job is provided. The apparatus has a release agent metering roll supported for contact with a supply of release agent material; a variable speed drive arranged to effect movement of the release agent meterin
8204417 Apparatuses useful in printing, fixing devices and methods of stripping media from surfaces in a June 19, 2012
Apparatuses useful in printing, fixing devices and methods of stripping media from surfaces in apparatuses useful in printing are provided. An exemplary embodiment of an apparatus useful in printing includes a first member including a first surface; a second member including a second
8170436 Apparatuses useful for printing and methods of controlling a temperature of a surface in apparat May 1, 2012
Apparatuses useful for printing and methods of controlling a temperature of a surface in an apparatus useful for printing are disclosed. An exemplary embodiment of the apparatuses includes a first roll including a first outer surface and at least one first heating element for heating
8155547 Apparatuses useful for printing and corresponding methods April 10, 2012
Apparatuses useful for printing and methods of are provided. The apparatus includes a user interface for operating the printing apparatus, a fuser for fusing media, the fuser having a plurality of temperature settings, a gloss meter for measuring gloss of an image fused on the media,
8145110 Apparatuses useful for printing and corresponding methods March 27, 2012
Apparatuses useful for printing and methods of cleaning debris from a surface in an apparatus useful for printing are provided. An exemplary embodiment of an apparatus useful for printing includes a first roll, a belt including an inner surface and an outer surface, the first roll and
8143558 Apparatuses useful for printing and methods for controlling the temperature of media in apparatu March 27, 2012
Apparatuses useful for printing and methods for controlling the temperature of media in apparatuses useful for printing are disclosed. An embodiment of the apparatuses includes a heated first roll including a first outer surface; a heated second roll including a second outer surface;
8126347 Apparatus and method for fuser and pressure assembly temperature control February 28, 2012
An apparatus (100) and method (700) that can control fuser temperature is disclosed. The apparatus can include an image fuser member (110) rotatably supported in the apparatus, where the image fuser member can be configured to fuse an image on media (170). The apparatus can include a
8116671 Apparatuses useful in printing onto media and methods of mitigating media edge wear effects on f February 14, 2012
Apparatuses useful in printing and methods of mitigating media edge wear effects on fixing belts in printing are provided. An exemplary apparatus useful for printing onto media includes a first roll including a first surface; a second roll including a second surface; a fixing member
8112009 Electrophotographic apparatus having fuser temperature control and corresponding methods February 7, 2012
Disclosed are a method of forming images on media in an electrophotographic apparatus, and corresponding electrophotographic apparatus. The method includes measuring a temperature of the media with a sensor after the toner particles have been fused to the media, and controlling a tem
8081915 Apparatus and method for controlling the change of direction of a fusing belt in a printing appa December 20, 2011
An apparatus (100) and method (500) that controls the change of direction of a fusing belt in a printing apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus can include a fusing belt (120) configured to rotate about an axis of rotation (128). The apparatus can include at least one fusing belt supp
8078092 Apparatus and method for controlling the axial rate of movement of a fusing belt in a printing a December 13, 2011
An apparatus (100) and method (400, 500) that controls the rate of movement of a fusing belt in a printing apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus can include a fusing belt (120) and at least one fusing belt support roller (131), where the fusing belt can be entrained on the fusing bel
8041245 Apparatuses useful in printing and methods of controlling the temperature of surfaces in apparat October 18, 2011
Apparatuses useful in printing and methods of controlling the temperature of surfaces in apparatuses useful in printing are provided. An exemplary embodiment of the apparatuses useful in printing includes a belt including a first surface; at least one heat source for heating the first
8019265 Method and apparatus for stripping media from a surface in an apparatus useful in printing September 13, 2011
An apparatus and method for stripping media from a surface and useful in printing may include a first member, a fixing belt, a first nip, a second nip, and a stripping device including a curved stripping edge contacting the inner surface of the fixing belt, the stripping edge being defin
7970330 Fusers, printing apparatuses and methods of fusing toner on media June 28, 2011
Fusers, printing apparatuses and methods of fusing toner on media are disclosed. An exemplary embodiment of the fusers includes a pressure roll; a fuser belt; a nip formed by the fuser belt contacting the pressure roll, the nip including an inlet end where the medium enters the nip,
7957657 Universal module for enabling measurements on color printers June 7, 2011
A measurement module for a printer generally includes a page diverter mechanism configured to selectively divert a sheet of media from a main media path to a module media path; a rotating drum configured to receive the media from the module media path and to affix the media on an outer
7899353 Method and apparatus for fusing toner onto a support sheet March 1, 2011
Fuser assemblies for fusing toner on support sheets, electrophotographic apparatuses, and methods of fusing toner on support sheets are disclosed. The fuser assembly includes a fuser belt; a thermally-insulated enclosure surrounding at least a portion of the fuser belt; a conveyor for
7831164 Fuser with gloss feedback control November 9, 2010
A method of controlling gloss in a printing system having a fuser. The method includes: creating a gloss look-up table for temperature settings; using the look-up table for temperature settings to determine a desired gloss range; measuring an actual gloss range on a substrate continuousl
7817950 Apparatuses useful for printing and methods of stripping media from surfaces in apparatuses usef October 19, 2010
Apparatuses useful for printing and methods for stripping media from surfaces in apparatuses useful for printing are disclosed. An apparatus useful for printing including a first member including a first outer surface; a second member including a second outer surface; a belt includin
7764914 Fuser belt assembly July 27, 2010
A fuser belt assembly of a xerographic marking device is provided with an endless fuser belt having an inner side and an outer side, a pressure pad movable between a cammed-in position in which the pressure pad contacts an inner side of the fuser belt to press an outer side of the fuser
7742733 Fuser assemblies, xerographic apparatuses and methods of fusing toner on media June 22, 2010
Fuser assemblies, xerographic apparatuses, and methods of fusing toner on media in xerographic apparatuses are disclosed. An embodiment of the fuser assemblies includes a fuser belt having an inner surface and an outer surface opposite the inner surface, at least a first roll and a s
7738806 Fuser assemblies, xerographic apparatuses and methods of fusing toner on media June 15, 2010
Fuser assemblies for fusing toner on media, xerographic apparatuses, and methods of fusing toner on media in xerographic apparatuses are disclosed. An embodiment of the fuser assemblies includes a fuser belt; a first roll supporting the fuser belt, the first roll including a first he
7697878 Fuser assemblies, xerographic apparatuses and methods of fusing toner on copy sheets April 13, 2010
Fuser assemblies for fusing toner on copy sheets, xerographic apparatuses, and methods of fusing toner on copy sheets in xerographic apparatuses are disclosed. An embodiment of the fuser assemblies includes a continuous fuser belt including an inner surface and an outer surface opposite
7505722 Convective hot air impingement device with localized return paths March 17, 2009
This is a pre-heater system especially useful in an electrostatic marking apparatus. It is used to heat the toner and paper (media) prior to the paper entering the conventional fuser station. Using this pre-heater increases fusing productivity (ppm), widens media latitude and/or extends










 
 
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