Patent Number: 6,167,220

Title: Anti-condensation baffle unit

Abstract: An anti-condensation baffle unit having two members which correspond to each other, which copied paper is transferred between the two members by at least one idler roller, and at least one muffin fan attached to the baffle unit to cool the area surrounding the baffle unit and the paper that passes through the baffle unit. The baffle unit further includes a plurality of slots, positioned such that the edge of the paper will not be caught by and consequently jam, which allow the air blown from fan to contact the paper and allows ventilation throughout the copying procedure.

Inventors: Lewis; Carl B. (Webster, NY), Spencer; Stan A. (Rochester, NY), Aurand; Susan M. (Fairport, NY), Shih; Eric C. (Fairport, NY), Vetromile; Joseph S. (Rochester, NY), Harney; William M. (Rochester, NY), Demuth; Martin J. (Macedon, NY)

Assignee: Xerox Corporation

International Classification: G03G 15/00 (20060101); G03G 021/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017