Patent Number: 6,310,711

Title: Optical defection device, stop control method thereof, and image forming apparatus therewith

Abstract: An optical deflection device includes: a fixed supporting member; a coil supporting member fixed on the fixed supporting member; a coil fixed on the coil supporting member; a rotary body having a rotary polygon mirror, a magnet facing and apart from the coil and a rotary supporting member for supporting the rotary polygon mirror and the magnet; a bearing unit supported on the fixed supporting member for rotatably supporting the rotary body; and a buffer member interposed between the fixed supporting member and the coil supporting member.

Inventors: Kobayashi; Hiroshi (Hachioji, JP), Kurosawa; Takaaki (Hachioji, JP)

Assignee: Konica Corporation

International Classification: G02B 26/12 (20060101); G02B 026/08 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018