Patent Number: 6,253,040

Title: Operational method for an electrographic printer or copier

Abstract: A method and apparatus for an electrographic printer or copier provides a first layer of toner particles is deposited on a first toner receiving surface by a force field. The amount of toner actually applied is detected at at least one point in the first layer. The force field is modified according to changes in the actual amount of toner from the predetermined amount of toner.

Inventors: Kopp; Walter (Taufkirchen, DE), Schleusener; Martin (Zorneding, DE), Apel; Reinhard (Vaterstetten, DE)

Assignee: Oce Printing Systems GmbH

International Classification: G03G 15/08 (20060101); G03G 015/06 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018