Patent Number: 7,085,517

Title: Image forming apparatus and image forming unit detachably mountable thereto

Abstract: An image forming unit is detachably mountable to an image forming apparatus and includes an image bearing member and an intermediate transfer member to which a toner image on the image bearing member is transferred. The image bearing member and the intermediate transfer member are movable relative to each other in the image forming unit.

Inventors: Sameshima; Takao (Shizuoka, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G03G 21/16 (20060101); G03G 15/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/01/02018