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US20140283597 Sensor Device Having Plural Resistance Change Type Sensors and Method of Using the Same  
To detect humidity, used are a first series connection circuit connecting a thermistor and a fixed resistor via a node, a second series connection circuit connecting a resistance change type...
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Provided is an imaging cartridge having a universal imaging cartridge chip capable of activating a plurality of types of imaging machines. In several embodiments, the universal imaging cartridge...
US20090016757 PRINTING OF OPTICAL ELEMENTS BY ELECTOGRAPHY  
Electrographic printing of one or more optical elements having a particular profile by electrographic techniques. Such electrographic printing comprises the steps of forming a desired print image,...
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A conductive foamed roller includes a metal shaft portion and a conductive foamed rubber portion. The conductive foamed roller has a permanent compressive strain of equal to or less than 1.75%.
US20090010684 DEVELOPING ROLLER, DEVELOPING ASSEMBLY, PROCESS CARTRIDGE AND ELECTROPHOTOGRAPHIC IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
A developing roller is provided which is soft enough to enable toners to be kept from deteriorating with time and cannot easily cause permanent set. The developing roller includes a mandrel, an...
US20070217833 Transfer Di-chorotron (Dicor) cover with constant paper current density  
A sliding cover of a Di-chorotron includes an electrode connected to an external circuit that simulates the impedance of media on a photoreceptor to maintain constant current density through media...
US20090196667 Printing System for Printing Banner Media And Method Thereof  
A printing system for duplex printing of a banner media is disclosed. The printing system includes a drive roll, a pair of nipping rolls abuttingly coupled to the drive roll forming a first nip...
US20140119751 PRINT CONTROL APPARATUS AND METHOD  
An apparatus includes a determination unit, a decision unit, and a print control unit. The determination unit determines, before a start of printing of a print job, whether the print job is to be...
US20120237278 SHEET CONVEYING DEVICE THAT CAN CHANGE SHEET CONVEYING DIRECTION  
A sheet conveying device includes: a roller that conveys a sheet; a leading end retaining member that temporarily retaining a front portion in a conveying direction of the sheet conveyed by the...
US20050105943 Multifunction product  
A multifunction product comprising a main machine, a flat bed for mounting a document on an upper part, a flat bed cover with one end being hinge-joined to the main machine, to open and close the...
US20070264057 CLEANING UNIT FOR ROLLER MEMBER SUPPORTING BELT AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
A felt that cleans the surface of a drive roller or secondary transfer supporting roller that stretches an intermediate transfer belt is supported by a Mylar at its one free end, the other end...
US20050180766 Developing method of liquid type electrophotographic image forming device  
A developing method of a liquid type electrophotographic image forming device includes forming an image area corresponding to an electrostatic latent image by scanning light onto a surface of a...
US20070189793 Toner and additive removal system for copier or printer  
This is an electrophotographic marking system that effectively cleans residual toner and toner additives from the surface of a photoreceptor. This cleaning process reduces ghosting problems that...
US20100054793 CORONA DEVICE GRID CLEANER  
This is a device for cleaning a corona grid used in electrostatic printing or copying machines. This device has a cleaner pad that cleans the outer surface of the grid, that is the surface closest...
US20100313644 NOVEL CHARACTERIZATION TOOLS FOR TONER ADHESION AND ADHESION DISTRIBUTION  
A system, method and device for measuring toner performance by randomly applying a toner sample having toner particles to a substrate, and positioning the substrate such that a force may be...
US20070237534 Dot Gain And Color Linearization Dual Calibration  
A method of calibrating an electrographic printer, comprising: a) producing a latent image of a banded test pattern and a solid test pattern, using a beam of a light source of controllable power;...
US20090129794 PRINTING DEVICE, PRINTING METHOD AND PRINTING SYSTEM  
A printing device comprises a printing unit which prints an image on a sheet according to a print command, a judgment unit which judges whether a total adhesion amount of a print agent adhering to...
US20090317156 SELECTIVE POLISHING OF FUSER MEMBERS  
A method of forming and a resulting selectively polished fuser member. The method includes selectively polishing that portion of the fuser member surface not subject to rapid natural wear. The...
US20130302044 INDICATOR AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS INCORPORATING SAME  
An indicator disposed on an openably closable door disposed on a part of an exterior panel includes a light source disposed on a housing positioned in an interior of the door and a diffusion lens...
US20070223948 Developer degradation detection method and image forming device using same  
Light is emitted from a light emitting unit towards the surface of the developing sleeve on which magnetic brushes are formed on the surface, and the reflected light is received by a light...
US20080002995 Maintenance System and Method  
A technique is provided that enables reduction in cost related to maintenance services and that also enables reduction in downtime of a product. A maintenance system for making a maintenance plan...
US20140086619 Developing Cartridge Having Frame to Which Seal is Assembled Without Adhesion  
A developing cartridge includes: a frame defining a developer chamber therein for accommodating developer and being formed with an opening elongated in a longitudinal direction for allowing the...
US20090060606 Controlled fold document delivery  
There is provided a method to image a dual-sided thermal media including a plurality of contiguous, alternating first and second thermally imageable panels distinguished by one or more associated...
US20130156476 SLIDE RAIL, AND SHEET FEEDER AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS INCLUDING SAME  
A slide rail includes an outer rail including a first rail board and a pair of rims projecting from the first rail board, forming first grooves, an inner rail inserted between the first grooves...
US20050214015 Densitometer for use in a printer  
A method and apparatus for a densitometer comprising a multicolor LED having a light adjustment mechanism for controlling the amount of light received by a light detector in the densitometer. The...
US20090136246 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING PAPER TYPE DETECTION SECTION AND PAPER TYPE CONFIRMATION METHOD OF THE SAME  
An image forming apparatus having a paper type detection section according to an embodiment of the present invention includes a paper type and paper thickness storage section to store ranges of...
US20090263145 DIAGNOSTIC METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR MODULAR PRINTING SYSTEMS  
Disclosed are methods and systems to diagnose modular printing systems having two or more interchangeable modules. In addition, methods and systems are provided to generate instructions for...
US20060120735 Method to provide a user with an offer related to a used consumable  
A method to provide a user with an offer relating to a used consumable includes associating the used consumable with the user, and, if desired, providing an offer to the user relating to the used...
US20100158571 CORONA CHARGER INCLUDING SHUTTER  
A charging device includes a corona charger for electrically charging a photosensitive member; a sheet-like member for covering and uncovering an opening of the corona charger; regulating device...
US20080124104 Image-forming system  
An image-forming system determines a type of paper for each single sheet in a job to determine whether it is prohibited to discharge a sheet to a finisher (step S12) to respond to diversifying...
US20080112723 DEVELOPING APPARATUS, PROCESS CARTRIDGE AND MAGNETIC SEALING MEMBER  
A developing apparatus for an image forming apparatus includes a developing roller for carrying a magnetic developer; a developing device frame, having an opening for exposing a part of the...
US20080056787 PRINTING WITH TWO-SIDE PRINTABLE AND ONE-PASS PRINTABLE SHEETS  
In the system and method, a conveyor having a sequence of sheet supports is moved through a printer. During a first pass: two-side printable sheets are placed into sheet supports of a first...
US20130084102 REPLACEMENT FIXING BELT AND METHOD OF REPLACING A FIXING BELT  
A replacement fixing belt to be used in a fixing apparatus, the replacement fixing belt including: an endless base layer; a toner releasing layer provided on a surface of the replacement fixing...
US20090010696 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING CONTACT PREVENTING UNIT TO PREVENT PRINTING MEDIUM FROM CONTACTING DEVELOPMENT CARTRIDGE  
An image forming apparatus includes a printing medium feeder which feeds a printing medium a developing cartridge which forms an image on the printing medium; a fusing unit which fuses the image...
US20110003089 SILICONE RUBBER COMPOSITION FOR HIGHLY HEAT CONDUCTIVE THERMAL FIXING ROLL OR THERMAL FIXING BELT, FIXING ROLL, AND FIXING BELT  
A thermal fixing roll or belt-forming silicone rubber composition having a high thermal conductivity, a low compression set, and an improved heat resistance which is well adapted for use as a...
US20100054777 ELECTROSTATOGRAPHIC PRINTING MACHINE  
An electrostatographic printing machine has a liquid toner supply chain incorporating at least a toner supply device (10), a metering roller (21) and a development member (31) and an image...
US20070264042 Developing Device, Process Cartridge and Image Forming Device  
An aspect of the invention provides a developing device including: a developer container that contains developer and is formed with an opening; a developing roller that is rotatably supported by...
US20090208266 FUSING DEVICE AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS USING THE SAME  
A fusing unit is comprised of a fusing roller and a pressing roller, having an elastic layer on their outer peripheral surface and a pressing structure for pressing the fusing roller against the...
US20080170895 FUSING ROLLER AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME, FUSING UNIT EMPLOYING THE FUSING ROLLER, AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS EMPLOYING THE FUSING UNIT  
A fusing roller which is heated by a heat source, includes: a core member; a first primer which is formed on a circumference of the core member; an elastic layer which is formed on a circumference...
US20080199235 Method of producing a double-sided printed material and double-sided printing apparatus  
When first print information is input, a print length thereof is calculated so as to calculate a length of a double-sided printed material 1 to be finally produced. Then, print information blocks...
US20090185814 DOCUMENT PROCESSING SYSTEM WITH CONFIGURABLE GRAPHIC DISPLAY OF PRINT CONSUMABLE LEVEL  
Document processing systems and methods are presented in which the remaining amount of toner, replenisher, or other print consumable in a multi-dispenser bottle consumable supply system is...
US20090116888 THERMALLY UNIFORM PAPER PREHEAT TRANSPORT  
A pre-heater system and adapted to be used on an electrostatic marking apparatus for improving gloss on media having marking thereon at a location in the apparatus prior to a conventional fuser...
US20110200360 SYSTEM TO PRINT RAISED PRINTING USING SMALL TONER PARTICLES  
Electrophotographic printing of one or more layers of toner to enable the printing of a wide range of toner mass laydown using electrophotography to produce prints with raised letters. This method...
US20140044468 IMAGE FORMING SYSTEM AND POST-PROCESSING METHOD  
Provided is an image forming system including a feed tray, a printer unit, a first post-processing unit that performs first post-processing accompanying at least a change in a sheet size, a second...
US20080069601 DEVELOPING ROLLER AND DEVELOPING APPARATUS  
A developing roller comprising: a shaft comprising an aluminum alloy; and a coating layer directly formed on a periphery of the shaft, the coating layer comprising a conducting agent and a binder...
US20120301194 HEATING FIXING BELT, FIXING DEVICE AND PROCESS FOR FORMING HEATING FIXING BELT  
Disclosed are a heating fixing belt and a fixing device by which good long-term durability is achieved, and a process for forming the heating fixing belt. The heating fixing belt comprises a...
US20120002994 TEST IMAGE PRINT VARIATIONS FOR PRINT QUALITY ANALYSIS  
Methods and systems herein provide for printing a plurality of variations of a test image utilizing different values of a print quality parameter for print quality analysis of a printer. A print...
US20150003847 ESTIMATING ACCURACY OF A REMAINING USEFUL LIFE PREDICTION MODEL FOR A CONSUMABLE USING STATISTICS BASED SEGMENTATION 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...
US20100074639 PRINTER, PRINTING METHOD AND PRINTER CALIBRATION METHOD  
A method of calibrating an electrophotographic printer (30), the printer configured with a plurality of light settings, each light setting arranged to produce a different element type, the method...
US20080193157 Media Determination  
Embodiments of media determination are disclosed.