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US20060285872 Belt cleaning device and image forming apparatus  
A belt cleaning device includes a cleaning roller, a backup roller, and a roller-pressing-state setting mechanism. The cleaning roller is disposed in confrontation with a surface of a belt. The...
US20120328306 MANAGEMENT SYSTEM, MANAGEMENT SERVER, AND METHOD THEREFOR  
A management server stores stock information on a toner collection box in an image forming apparatus and updates, if a notification received from the image forming apparatus indicates that the...
US20140086643 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
An image forming apparatus includes a first transportation unit for transporting a medium; a second transportation unit including a first transportation member and a second transportation member...
US20100322645 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING LEVEL OF MARKING MATERIAL IN A WASTE SUMP  
Disclosed is a printing apparatus and corresponding methods. The printing apparatus includes a photoreceptor, a cleaning blade for cleaning marking material from the photoreceptor, a waste sump...
US20090279904 Enhancing Mono Printing Speed on a Single Pass Color Laser Printer  
A mono optimized color laser printer. The mono optimized color laser printer includes a provision in which mono toner cartridges may be inserted at each of four toner locations. The mono optimized...
US20130129380 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
An image forming apparatus includes: a first metal side plate frame; a second metal side plate frame arranged to face the first metal side plate frame; a sheet-metal stay electrically connecting...
US20080131148 TONER DISPENSING SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE SAME  
A toner dispensing system and a method for controlling the same. A toner dispensing amount is determined using a pixel dispensing time related to a pixel count adjusted according to the ratio of a...
US20070242961 CHECKING AND CONDITIONAL PROCESSING OF A PRINT JOB PRINTED WITH MULTIPLE TRANSFER MEDIA  
Provided are a method, system and program for checking and conditional processing of a print job printed with multiple transfer media. A print job indicates first print content to print using a...
US20140356036 FIXING DEVICE AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
A fixing device includes a first heat generator and a second heat generator that heat a fixing rotator. A support is disposed inside the fixing rotator. A reflector is mounted on the support and...
US20110053077 COLORED RESIN PARTICLE AND METHOD FOR PRODUCING THE SAME  
The present invention provides a method for producing a colored resin particle, the method including: preparing an oil phase in which at least a resin and a colorant are dissolved or dispersed in...
US20100135686 GAIN SCHEDULING APPROACH FOR FUSER CONTROL TO REDUCE INTER-CYCLE TIME  
A fusing apparatus includes a fuser roll and a pressure roll which define a nip therebetween. An internal heat source is disposed within a interior of the fuser roll. An external heat source is...
US20060072935 Adhering pattern and removable protective barrier for a modular printing component  
In one embodiment, an adhesive pattern comprises a length of releasable adhesive defining an elongated generally rectangular perimeter having tapered ends. In another embodiment, an adhesive...
US20120244469 TUNABLE GLOSS USING AEROGEL CERAMIC FILLERS ADDED TO VITON COATINGS FOR FUSING APPLICATIONS  
Exemplary embodiments provide materials, methods, and systems for a fuser member used in electrophotographic devices and processes, wherein the fuser member can include a coating material...
US20150003846 PREDICTING REMAINING USEFUL LIFE FOR A CONSUMABLE USING A WEIGHTED LEAST SQUARE REGRESSION PREDICTION TECHNIQUE  
An apparatus and method of predicting the end of life of a consumable. A basic weighted least squares algorithm has been extended and augmented to compensate for observed common consumable/printer...
US20100040397 STRIPPER FINGER FOR USE IN A FUSER ASSEMBLY  
The present invention is a splitter finger for a fuser assembly such as is used in a photographic printing or copying machine. To provide the desired qualities of heat and wear resistance without...
US20100158550 CORONA CHARGER INCLUDING SHUTTER  
A charging device includes a corona charger, provided with an opening opposing a photosensitive member, for electrically charging the photosensitive member; a sheet-like member provided so that...
US20080317511 Developer Cartridge and Method of Recycling the Developer Cartridge  
A developing cartridge and method of recycling a developing cartridge are provided. The developing cartridge includes a cartridge housing that is configured to accommodate developer. The cartridge...
US20130071141 ROTATIONAL FORCE TRANSMITTING PART  
A device for transmitting a rotational force to an electrophotographic photosensitive drum. The device includes a flange connectable with the drum. A coupling member is provided with a rotational...
US20070048019 Coupling structure usable with image forming apparatus  
A coupling structure usable with an image forming apparatus which includes a hopper frame to accommodate toner and an agitator, a development frame coupled to the hopper frame and installed with a...
US20090291274 DEVELOPER FOR SELECTIVE PRINTING OF RAISED INFORMATION BY ELECTROGRAPHY  
The use of electrographic printing to prepare prints which have a desired tactile feel or raised information in a controlled manner by utilizing a developer having toner particle size larger than...
US20090154972 COLLECTED DEVELOPER CONVEYING DEVICE AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
A collected developer conveying device includes: a conveying passage through which collected developer is conveyed; a conveying member that is disposed in the conveying passage, and conveys the...
US20150192892 DEVELOPING CARTRIDGE PROVIDED WITH PROTECTING PORTION CAPABLE OF PROTECTING SUPPLY ELECTRODE  
A developing cartridge mountable in a main casing of an image forming apparatus in a mounting direction includes: a supply roller; a casing; a supply electrode; and a first protecting portion. The...
US20100009830 SHEET FOLDING APPARATUS, IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS USING THE SAME, AND SHEET FOLDING METHOD  
A sheet folding apparatus includes a fold unit to fold a center of a sheet bundle to form a fold line, a reinforce roller which reciprocates along a direction of the fold line while nipping and...
US20090080951 Interlocking fastener design prevents part movement  
When a TAB assembly is used in the transfer station of an electrostatic marking system, the blade used in the TABs becomes deformed or improperly aligned due to lateral movement of the clamp, held...
US20110200357 DEVELOPER SUPPLY CONTAINER  
A developer supply container detachably mountable to a developer receiving apparatus, the developer supply container includes an containing portion for containing a developer; a discharge opening,...
US20140050498 FIXING DEVICE  
A fixing device includes a fixing belt including a metal layer, a pressing member to form a nip between the pressing member and the fixing belt, an induction current generating coil that faces an...
US20110287358 FIXING DEVICE  
A fixing device includes a fixing belt including a metal layer, a pressing member to form a nip between the pressing member and the fixing belt, an induction current generating coil that faces an...
US20090097884 DEVELOPER CARTRIDGE, DEVELOPING DEVICE AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
A developer cartridge constructed in a structure in which an overload is not applied to stirring units to stir a developer even when the developer is lump includes a housing having a developer...
US20060233576 Multi-function printer having compact structure  
A multi-functional printer having a compact structure including a feeder for supplying paper; an image forming part for forming an image on the paper supplied from the feeder; a paper discharge...
US20060067752 Belt fuser assembly with heated backup roll in an electrophotographic imaging device  
An electrophotographic imaging device includes a print media transport assembly, and a fuser positioned in association with the print media transport assembly. The fuser includes a first heater...
US20120014712 Photoconductive Drum Supports  
An imaging cartridge for use with an imaging machine comprises a waste bin and photoconductive drum rotatably mounted in the waste bin. The photoconductive drum is supported at its ends by support...
US20090052962 Extensible document system  
The extensible document system is a system for making documents, which can be increased in size by adding new sheets within the body of the document, comprising: a plurality of sheets, each sheet...
US20110097093 FIXING APPARATUS  
A fixing apparatus capable of performing, even by a short brake, brake assist by which a sheet is stopped at a position where the sheet is visible. Upon occurrence of a wrap jam, brake control for...
US20090190962 Developing Device and Image-Forming Apparatus  
A developing device includes a housing having inner walls, a toner container disposed in the housing, a supply roller disposed in the toner container so as to oppose one of the inner walls and...
US20090238587 Test print, color image printer using the test print and method for adjusting the color image printer using the test print  
A color image printer includes a print engine (13) for effecting a laser scanning exposure and a test print managing section (51) for managing control for outputting a test print through the print...
US20080212997 Developer Cartridge and Developing Device  
A developer cartridge includes a cartridge cabinet configured to accommodate developer. The cartridge cabinet includes a cartridge-side opening that allows communication between an inside of the...
US20140186072 Developer Cartridge and Developing Unit Provided With The Same  
A developer cartridge assembled to a developing device defining therein a developing chamber. The developer cartridge includes a first accommodating portion, and a first agitator. The first...
US20060291888 User interface and computer readable medium storing computer program  
Disclosed is a user interface to carry out a book printing in which one sheet is associated with a plurality of pages of a book, wherein the user interface is capable of setting different print...
US20150153707 Photosensitive Drum Cartridge Provided with Positioning Shaft  
A photosensitive drum cartridge is configured to accommodate therein a developing cartridge having a developing roller and includes: a photosensitive drum; a drum frame; and a shaft. The...
US20060153608 System and method for determining printing media is appropriate for use in a printer/copier  
A method of printer/copier obtaining information from printer/copier printing media is provided. The method includes placing the printing media in the printer/copier, the printer/copier sensing...
US20050180778 Enlarging and reducing templates  
An enlarging or reducing template (1) for use in copying an image (10). The template (1) is formed from a sheet of material on which a series of individually identifiable regions (3) is marked....
US20100040387 Wet development device, wet development method, and image forming apparatus using the device  
The invention provides a wet development device, wet development method and image forming apparatus having the device by which appropriate cleaning can be performed, the wear of the blade or...
US20090297219 PROCESS CARTRIDGE  
A member for performing separation holding of a developing roller of a process cartridge is provided at a position opposite from a photosensitive drum with respect to a swing center. A detachably...
US20120049121 POLYMER BLEND CONTAINING INTERMEDIATE TRANSFER MEMBERS  
An intermediate transfer media, such as a belt, that includes a polymer blend of a polymethacrylimide and a polysulfone, a polymethacrylimide and a polyphenylsulfone, or a polymethacrylimide and a...
US20130343781 TITANIUM SCOROTRON GRID  
A scorotron charging device includes a titanium grid in order to achieve improved resistance to corona byproducts.
US20060133875 Image forming apparatus, paper sheet transporting device, and paper sheet feeding device  
An image forming apparatus 1 is arranged such that a manual paper sheet feeding section 14 is detachably installed in a position corresponding to a manual transportation path 13. Further, the...
US20130016998 DEVELOPING DEVICE  
A developing device includes a developer carrying member for carrying a developer; a first feeding portion for supplying the developer to the developer carrying member while feeding the developer...
US20140119795 TONER FIXER TRANSPORTING MEDIUM THROUGH HEATING LIQUID  
A toner fixing system fixes toner onto a receiver medium. A reservoir contains a heating liquid. A liquid-heating system warms the heating liquid in the reservoir to a temperature greater than a...
US20090252518 VARIABLE SPEED FUSING  
Systems and methods are described that facilitate reducing temperature droop during an initial portion of a print job by reducing fuser speed to increase fuser-to-paper interaction while fuser...
US20140363203 Developing Cartridge and Method for Manufacturing the Same  
A developing cartridge is provided. The developing cartridge includes a first frame and a second frame and a layer thickness regulating member. The first frame and the second frame include a first...