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US20080190261 PIANO  
A piano (upright or horizontal) including a piano case having a case surface temporarily adhering markings. An upright piano including a piano case having a reversible display panel selectively...
US20150110529 FUSER FOR UNIFORMING TEMPERATURE OF HEATING DEVICE  
A fuser comprises an endless heating device having a heat transport device and a heat generation layer closely contacted with the heat transport device, an induction current generation device...
US20100054821 ROLLER, DEVELOPING UNIT AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME, AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING ROLLER  
A roller for use in a developing unit of an image forming apparatus may include a non-conductive shaft member and a non-conductive member to surround at least a part of an outer periphery of the...
US20120251144 DUAL TONER PRINTING WITH DISCHARGE AREA DEVELOPMENT  
Methods for printing are provided. In one aspect a primary imaging member having a pattern of engine pixel locations with image modulated differences of potential and with first toner having a...
US20130236198 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR FORECASTING SUPPLY OR SERVICE CONSUMPTION FOR A PRINTING DEVICE  
Methods and systems of forecasting consumption of a consumable for a machine are disclosed. A computing device receives consumption time series data for a consumable for a plurality of machines....
US20080232845 Cartridge drum roller  
A tool for rotating a drum from a first cartridge drum axle end, the first cartridge drum axle end having a predetermined shape, the tool comprising a tool body configured to provide structure to...
US20080013985 Developing roller and method of producing the same, and inspection process for developing roller product  
A developing roller having a properly adjusted toner feed quantity comprises a shaft, an elastic layer and a surface covering layer, in which a JIS 10-point average roughness (Rz) of the surface...
US20090169277 ON-DEMAND PRINT FINISHING SYSTEM USING SURFACE DETECTION AND REPLICATION  
An on-demand printing system and more specifically to a printing system that includes both scanner and printer functionality in one integrated unit. The printing system further including both...
US20120251146 RATIO MODULATED PRINTING WITH DISCHARGE AREA DEVELOPMENT  
Methods for printing are provided. In one aspect, the method includes providing a primary imaging member having engine pixel locations with a ratio modulated difference of potentials, establishing...
US20070081837 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING PRESSING ROLLER APPARATUS  
An image forming apparatus includes a heating roller to apply heat to a printing medium, a hollow pressing roller to rotate in an opposite direction with respect to the heating roller with the...
US20050286933 Roller for image forming apparatus and method of manufacturing same  
An image forming apparatus has a plurality of image bearing bodies in a predetermined sequence, an intermediate transfer medium for running in contact with each of the plurality of image bearing...
US20080298865 Ablation collection system for an image recorder  
An apparatus is mounted on a moveable carriage of an external drum platesetter for removing air-borne ablative particles caused when a printing plate mounted on an outside surface of a rotating...
US20070041752 Semiconductive roller  
A semiconductive roller comprising a toner-transporting portion whose outermost layer is formed essentially of resin or rubber, wherein the resin or the rubber includes resin or rubber having...
US20090148214 Sheet transport device and image forming apparatus including same  
A sheet transport device and an image forming apparatus that includes the sheet transport device. The sheet transport device includes a reverse-transport roller, at least one roller guide, and a...
US20080202369 APPARATUS FOR CONDITIONING A SUBSTRATE  
An image development method implemented on a substrate conditioning unit for the drying and compression of a print in an electrophotographic imaging process. The conditioning unit includes a...
US20110280623 Toner cartridge with waste toner storage and image forming apparatus having the same  
A toner cartridge for use in an image forming apparatus which includes a paper feeding unit, a developing unit, a transfer unit, and a fixing unit is provided. The toner cartridge may include a...
US20080240818 FEED TRAY EXTENSION FOR AN ELECTION BALLOT PRINTING SYSTEM  
An election ballot printing system includes a printer support structure which carries a printer. The printer and printer support structure are coupled together so that movement between them is...
US20080212993 Image Forming Device, Process Cartridge, and Developer Cartridge  
A developer cartridge according to one aspect of the invention is attachable to a photoconductor unit that comprises a photoconductive drum. The developer cartridge comprises: a developing frame;...
US20080199216 Acoustic dampening material for imaging drum  
Method for acoustic dampening of photoreceptor and ionographic drums using an acoustic dampening applied to and cured on the interior of a drum. Embodiments provide excellent acoustic dampening of...
US20100080572 PRINTING DEVICE, PRINTING SYSTEM, AND COMPUTER USABLE MEDIUM THEREFOR  
A printing apparatus connectable with an external storage device is provided. The printing apparatus includes a printer unit to execute a printing operation to print an image in a current print...
US20090060549 FUSING SYSTEM AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF  
A fusing system includes: a fusing unit which comprises a fusing belt which rotates around outer surfaces of at least two rollers which are distanced from each other, and a pressing roller which...
US20060214348 Web handling method and apparatus  
There is disclosed an improved stacker, method of stacking sheets such as tags, and a stack of sheets. The stacker and the stacking method produces a stack of sheets, wherein same-size sheets are...
US20100028042 PROCESS CARTRIDGE AND METHOD FOR REMOVING PROCESSING MEANS FROM PROCESS CARTRIDGE  
A process cartridge detachably mountable to a main assembly of an electrophotographic image forming apparatus, includes an electrophotographic photosensitive drum; a charging roller for...
US20150227102 Methods for Providing a Page Countdown for a Replaceable Unit of an Image Forming Device  
A method for providing a page countdown for a replaceable unit of an image forming device according to one embodiment includes calculating a number of pages remaining until the replaceable unit...
US20090136278 PAPER EDGE-BEVELING METHOD, AND AN IMAGE FORMING DEVICE INCLUDING THE SAME  
Fuser roller edgewear is reduced by a prior beveling of the inboard edge, the outboard edge, or both, of paper sheets that are to be provided to the fuser.
US20110158717 Fixing Device  
A fixing device for thermally fixing a developing agent image to a sheet fed in a sheet feeding direction includes a tubular flexible fusing member, a nip plate, a heater, a reflection plate, and...
US20060099020 Process and machine for conditioning paper printed by means of digital printing systems  
The process comprises the creation of a surface moistened on one of the faces of the paper by natural condensation droplets created by refrigerating said laminar support on the opposite face,...
US20090309707 AUTOMATIC OPTIMIZATION OF HFSI WARNING THRESHOLDS BASED ON ACTUAL SERVICE INTERVAL STATISTICS  
If the device-specific maintenance rate statistics is higher than the average maintenance rate statistics, method embodiments herein alter replacement warning thresholds for components of the...
US20050135855 Printing apparatus having function of scanner  
A printing apparatus includes a printing unit to print an image onto a recording sheet; a discharged sheet stacker positioned on the printing unit, in which sheets discharged from the printing...
US20090027439 Non-volatile memory data integrity validation  
The present disclosure relates to a replaceable printing component for use in a printing system including print mechanism configured to receive the replaceable printing component. The replaceable...
US20060291874 Image forming apparatus having duplex printing capability and paper discharging method thereof  
An image forming apparatus having a duplex printing capability includes a paper discharging unit to discharge a printed sheet of paper to a paper discharge plate, and a duplex printing unit. The...
US20090304424 PNEUMATIC TRANSFER ASSIST BAFFLE  
This is a baffle used in a transfer station of an electrophotographic marking system. The baffle has a series of air passages that, when these passages are opened, they apply pressure to a sheet...
US20080181626 PRINTER MANAGEMENT APPARATUS AND PRINTER MANAGEMENT METHOD  
To allow a user to efficiently select a printer and a printer drive for the printer by providing information on a selection state of printers and printer drives for the printers of users around...
US20100086327 SYSTEM FOR INSTALLING A CONTINUOUS BELT IN A MARKING SYSTEM  
This invention involves a kit or cartridge useful in installing an endless belt into a belt-containing system such as a xerographic marking system. The cartridge has a sheath to house all of the...
US20090136243 Motor Controller and Printer  
A motor controller is provided. The motor controller includes a motor drive unit that drives a plurality of motors; a thermal shutdown unit that is provided in the motor drive unit and that stops...
US20090116890 DECURL DEVICE, IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS PROVIDED WITH DECURL DEVICE AND FINISHING APPARATUS PROVIDED WITH DECURL DEVICE  
A decurl device which corrects a curl of a sheet includes: a soft roller having a surface layer which is deformed by receiving a contact force; a hard roller which contacts the soft roller and...
US20090116879 Drum Positioning System  
Various embodiments and methods relating to adjusting and maintaining a relative positioning and/or pressure between a first drum and a second drum are disclosed.
US20090067881 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS, TRANSFER UNIT THEREOF, AND METHOD OF SHIFTING TRANSFER ROLLERS THEREOF  
An image forming apparatus according to the present invention includes a first photoconductive member used during monochrome printing; a plurality of second photoconductive members used together...
US20050220518 Treatment of preprinted media for improved toner adhesion  
The present invention relates to surface treatment of printed media, and more particularly to surface treating media for improved toner adhesion, wherein the surface treatment includes corona...
US20060257181 Sheet feeding unit for continuous form recording medium  
A feeding unit for a continuous form recording medium, having a feed roller, a drive motor, a first transmitting system, a second transmitting system, is provided. The first transmitting system is...
US20090110455 WASTE TONER SOLIDIFICATION APPARATUS FOR A PRINTING DEVICE  
A waste toner solidification apparatus for a printing device includes a nozzle configured to receive waste toner from a hopper. A heater is configured to heat the waste toner in a manner...
US20120219338 Configuration for a Sheet Discharging Device  
An apparatus configured to discharge sheets may include pressing mechanism configured to downwardly press discharged sheets. For example, the pressing mechanism may include a first pressing member...
US20120251160 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS AND CARTRIDGE  
An endless belt confronts the photosensitive drum. A developing unit includes a developer accommodation portion that is configured to accommodate developer, and a developing roller that is...
US20090257789 DEVELOPING ROLLER, DEVELOPING APPARATUS COMPRISING THE DEVELOPING ROLLER, AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING THE DEVELOPING ROLLER  
Developing roller comprising a conductive mandrel with at least an elastic conductive base layer and a charge providing layer. The base layer is located closer to the mandrel than the charge...
US20070147851 Marking ID for document identification  
In accordance with one aspect of the present exemplary embodiment, a system marks a document that comprises a processing component that at least one of copies, prints, faxes, configures imaging,...
US20080304874 Developing Roller and Imaging Apparatus Using the Same  
There are provided a developing roller capable of making useless a drying line in the formation of a resin layer and using a carbon-based electrically conducting agent for giving an electrical...
US20080317521 TRANSFER BELT DEVICE, METHOD OF ASSEMBLING THE SAME, AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
Rollers including a tension roller are arranged in parallel. A pair of supporting members supports both ends of the rollers. A transfer belt is supported by the rollers. A biasing member applies a...
US20050158096 Multifuctional device  
A multifunctional device including an image reading unit to read documents, a printer including an accumulating unit on which printing media with images formed by a developing unit are...
US20070292145 SERVICES MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FOR EQUIPMENT  
An equipment maintenance and monitoring system and method is disclosed for, e.g., efficiently performing servicing and parts replacement in such equipment and thereby reducing service calls. In...
US20120328311 APPARATUS, METHODS, AND SYSTEMS FOR ENGAGING AND DISENGAGING A FIXING NIP FOR CUT SHEET PROCESSING  
A fixing device includes a first fixing member a second fixing member that are movable to engage and disengage a fixing nip defined by the first and second fixing member. The fixing nip is...