Patent Number: 6,298,216

Title: Image transfer device incorporating a fuser roller having a thick wearable silicone rubber surface

Abstract: An electrostatographic apparatus and method for fixing toner particles to a receiver, involving the use of a new fusing roller that has a lifetime longer than previous rollers and that rarely, if ever, needs to be cleaned.

Inventors: McMindes; Michael (Rochester, NY), Montgomery; James (Bergen, NY), Stypa; Eric (Hamlin, NY), Goretzky; Michael (Eching, DE), Loedermann; Gerhard (Munich, DE), Wittmann; Franz (Isen, DE)

Assignee: Ten Cate Enbi, Inc.

International Classification: G03G 15/20 (20060101); G03G 015/20 ()

Expiration Date: 10/02/2018