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US20050220516 Waste toner container and electrophotographic image forming apparatus having the waste toner container  
A waste toner container for an electrophotographic image forming apparatus has a housing to collect waste toner. A flange extends outwardly from the housing, and a waste toner inlet is disposed at...
US20090067951 Bookbinding Unit, Bookbinding Method and Image-Forming System  
Affords a bookbinding method and bookbinding unit that attach the bookmarker string when binding inner-bound sheets coated with adhesive on the spine portion to the spine portion of the...
US20090047042 Developing Apparatus, Developer Unit and Image Forming Apparatus  
In a rotary type image developing apparatus that has a rotary rack accommodating a plurality of developer units and drives the rotary rack to rotate in a predetermined rotational direction so as...
US20090110411 PRINTING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PURGING PRINT MEDIA  
In a printing system having multiple document finishing assemblies, it is sometimes necessary to purge the system of print media which, as a result of a jam or other operational malfunction,...
US20100021187 MEMBER DETECTING MEDIA AMOUNT IN MULTIPLE TRAYS  
A printing system includes a first media holder configured to hold a plurality of sheets of media; and a second media holder configured to hold a different plurality of sheets of media. A...
US20090185836 Developer, developer storage unit, developing device, and image forming apparatus  
Developer includes toner formed of base particles containing at least a binder resin. The base particles have surfaces coated with an additive agent, and the toner has a volume average particle...
US20110111334 LIGHT SHOCK RESISTANT OVERCOAT LAYER  
Embodiments pertain to a novel imaging member, namely, an imaging member or photoreceptor comprising an overcoat layer which comprises light-absorbing material that improves print quality. The...
US20070286647 Image forming apparatus with toner supplying roller  
A developing device has a developer bearing member, a housing adapted to accommodate a developer, and a supply roller adapted to supply the developer within the housing for the developer bearing...
US20110164894 INCREASING PRINTER PRODUCTIVITY IN DUPLEX PRINTER  
A method of increasing productivity in a reproduction apparatus includes providing a first print engine and a second print engine. The engines are coupled by an inverter so that each sheet of a...
US20100296851 Sheet feeding device and electrophotographic image forming apparatus  
A sheet feeding device incorporable in an image forming apparatus includes a sheet holder to hold a stack of sheets including an uppermost sheet, an endless belt, a charging member, a belt...
US20080122161 SHEET FEEDER, IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS, AND SHEET FEEDING METHOD  
A sheet feeder includes a sheet tray, a feed roller, a separating pad, a feed motor, a conveying roller pair, and a deformation prevention member. The sheet tray loads sheets including first and...
US20090290902 MARKING ENGINE VIEWING SYSTEM  
A printing system includes a housing and a marking engine within the housing for marking print media conveyed on a paper path through the housing. A viewing system, such as a window in the...
US20090154955 IMAGING UNIT AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS USING SAME  
An electrophotographic imaging unit includes a photoconductor housing, a developer housing, and a support. The photoconductor housing is configured to rotatably support a photoconductor drum. The...
US20100008704 CLEANING APPARATUS USING WEB SHEET  
A cleaning apparatus using a web sheet includes: a send-out roller that is wound with the web sheet; a take-up roller that is connected to an end of the web sheet; and a rotation-regulating and...
US20110091231 FIXING DEVICE  
A fixing device of the invention detects a temperature of plural positions of a heat roller by a multiple non-contact temperature sensor at the same time and controls the temperature of plural...
US20130279953 FIXING APPARATUS  
A fixing apparatus includes: a fixing device for fixing a toner image on a sheet at a nip; and a guiding member for guiding the sheet toward the nip. The guiding member includes: an...
US20070003329 Developing roller including carbon nanotubes for electrophotographic device and method for fabricating the developing roller  
A development roller for electrophotographic device and a method of making the development roller are disclosed. The development roller according to the present invention includes a central shaft...
US20090263172 Clear Marking Material Printing To Compensate For Pile Height Differential  
A method of printing an image on a substrate comprises determining a pile height differential for the image. A clear marking material is added to the image printed on the substrate in response to...
US20130294797 DEVELOPER SUPPLY CONTAINER  
A developer supply container includes a cover plate mounted on an outer surface of a container body and provided with an opening corresponding to a developer supply port of the container body,...
US20100158547 PRINT JOB COST ESTIMATE METHOD AND SYSTEM  
Automatically determining the cost of a printed job on a digital printing press before the job is run. A job control component in the digital front end of the printing press collects and stores...
US20090232540 LASER TONER CARTRIDGE TONER SCATTER PREVENTION SYSTEM AND PROCESS  
Systems and methods for preventing and/or inhibiting toner scatter inside of laser printer toner cartridges including a shield that is adjacent to the toner regulating member, extends over and...
US20120301187 DEVELOPER CONTAINER AND PACKAGING SYSTEM  
A developer container includes a developer containing member that contains developer; an opening part through which the developer is externally supplied, and a pressure absorbing mechanism that is...
US20080044206 ROLLER, APPARATUS FOR MOLDING ROLLER, MOLD FOR FORMING ROLLER, METHOD FOR PRODUCING ROLLER, AND RECORDING APPARATUS  
A roller for transporting a recording medium includes an inner layer having a shaft hole through which a rotating shaft passes; and an outer layer formed outside the inner layer and brought into...
US20100026767 Methods and Devices For Remanufacturing An Imaging Cartridge  
The present application is directed to methods and devices for remanufacturing imaging cartridges. An installation handle for positioning an electronic circuit on the imaging cartridge includes a...
US20140061181 SHEET HEATER AND IMAGE FIXING DEVICE INCLUDING THE SHEET HEATER  
A sheet heater that includes a sheet article composed of a conductive resin composition containing a conductive material and a resin, and a pair of metal plate electrodes, each of the electrodes...
US20080069597 Developer-Controlling Member, Manufacturing Method Thereof, Developing Machine Using the Developer-Controlling Member, Image Forming Apparatus or Printer Using the Developing Machine, and Jointed Plate  
A developer-controlling member includes a first plate (36) and a second plate (35) attached to the first plate (36), the first and second plates (36, 35) being formed to extend in a longitudinal...
US20090035011 Self-Sealing Process Roller  
A process roller for use with an imagining cartridge, the process roller including sealing surfaces located at its distal ends. As the process roller rotates, the sealing surfaces of the process...
US20110064483 DEVELOPER SUPPLY DEVICE  
A developer supply device, comprising a developer holding body having a cylindrical developer holding surface so that the developer holding surface moves in a direction perpendicular to the main...
US20070154242 DEVELOPING DEVICE FOR DEVELOPING LATENT IMAGES TO TONER IMAGES  
A developing device including a development part for developing latent images to toner images. The developing device also includes an agitation part that agitates developer, and a controller,...
US20080240779 Developer storage unit and image forming apparatus  
An image forming apparatus includes a developer storage portion for storing developer. The image forming apparatus further includes a developer supply portion for supplying developer through an...
US20050260005 System for measuring print sheet moisture and controlling a decurler in a xerographic printer  
In a xerographic printer, a transfer station is controlled to apply a constant current to the photoreceptor. A print sheet having a high moisture content will cause the control system to make a...
US20080013965 Universal housing for microchips used in printer cartridges  
The invention discloses a universal housing (413) for microchips used in imaging cartridges of printer machines with radially extended breakable part(s) (414, 415, 416) molded with said housing...
US20110287351 ELECTROPHOTOGRAPHIC PHOTORECEPTOR AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
An electrophotographic photoreceptor having a photosensitive layer on a conductive support, wherein the photosensitive layer comprises a pigment containing an adduct of titanyl phthalocyanine and...
US20070201906 Cartridge  
A cartridge detachably mountable to a main body of an image forming apparatus comprising: a storage container for storing an image forming material having a supply section for supplying the image...
US20080247796 SDM AUTOMATIC CONTROL ALGORITHM  
A device, method and program for automatically adjusting a paper curl of media in an imaging device are provided. The imaging device includes a decurler having two rollers defining a nip. A first...
US20080199196 Machine Specific Transfer Bias Timing Adjustment  
During a calibration procedure, a first duration between a leading edge trigger corresponding to a leading edge of the media sheet passing a known point in a media path and a feedback event...
US20090310984 DEVELOPING APPARATUS AND IMAGE FORMING MACHINE  
The developing apparatus, having stirring members for conveying and stirring developer-tank-contained developer and a developer holder, comprises a developer replenishing tank; a toner...
US20130108281 TONER CARTRIDGE AND PRINTER USING THE SAME AND RELATED PROTECTION MANAGEMENT METHOD  
A toner cartridge and a printer using the same and a related protection management method are provided. In the present disclosure, by additionally equipping a hardware configuration of...
US20090317134 CARTRIDGE, ASSEMBLING METHOD FOR CARTRIDGE, AND DISASSEMBLYING METHOD FOR CARTRIDGE  
A cartridge detachably mountable to a main assembly of an electrophotographic image forming apparatus, includes a developer accommodating portion for accommodating a developer; a developing roller...
US20110229163 LOAD ABNORMALITY DETECTION APPARATUS PERFORMING ACCURATE JUDGMENT OF CAUSE OF ABNORMALITY  
A load abnormality detection apparatus detects a load abnormality in at least one of a first rotational member and a second rotational member. An element acquisition part acquires a first control...
US20090041523 Image Forming Apparatus  
An image forming apparatus which inhibits sheet curl without requesting a user to do tiresome work, such as resetting of sheets. On a touch panel, a user makes a setting whether to inhibit sheets...
US20070077105 Electronic rubbed copy imaging system  
An electronic rubbed copy imaging system is provided and includes: a flat substrate; an imaging sheet; and a controlling portion that receives image data of the object read from the imaging sheet...
US20080317500 PROCESS CARTRIDGE UNIT AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME  
A process cartridge unit and an image forming apparatus having the same. The image forming apparatus includes a main body, a process cartridge unit removably mounted in the main body, an opening...
US20090110434 PROCESS CARTRIDGE REMANUFACTURING METHOD  
A remanufacturing method includes dismounting, from one end of a drum frame, a supporting member while rotatably supporting one end of a drum and a developing device frame; separating the two...
US20090035031 BELT TRANSPORTING APPARATUS, IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS AND BELT MEMBER TRANSPORTING METHOD  
The belt transporting apparatus is provided with: a belt member that is rotated; a first roll member that holds the belt member; a second roll member that is provided apart from the first roll...
US20070160391 Development Apparatus and Image Forming Apparatus Using the Same  
A development apparatus includes a development roller for developing a latent image formed on an image bearing member by means of a liquid developer, an anilox roller for supplying the liquid...
US20090092430 SHEET CARRYING UNIT AND SHEET COOLING DEVICE USING THE SAME, AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
A sheet carrying unit, includes: a first belt stretched by a plurality of rollers, the first belt carrying a sheet while putting the sheet on a surface of the first belt; a first driving roller...
US20060051144 Scanner equipped printer and scanner  
A scanner equipped printer includes the scanner's main body and the printer's main body. The scanner's main body has an upper portion provided with a cover having a side attached to a sheet feed...
US20070231003 Belt unit installed apparatus, image forming apparatus having the same, and method of installing/removing belt unit  
A belt unit installed apparatus includes an apparatus frame; a belt unit attached to the apparatus frame, said belt unit having a first roller, a second roller, a belt placed between the first...
US20100092226 Controlled Velocity Decoupling Device For Improved Media Registration At Transfer  
A controlled velocity decoupling device for improved media registration at transfer in a reprographic device includes a one-way clutch in a drive roll of a registration subsystem to decouple...