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Volume 22, Number 1, Page 26 (1978)
IBM 3800 Printer
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Design of the Fusing System for an Electrophotographic Laser Printer

by K. D. Brooms
This paper discusses the development and design of the fusing system used in the IBM 3800 Printing Subsystem. The design solutions provide satisfactory fusing of powdered toner print images to paper at a processing rate of 81 cm/s under a variety of operating conditions.
Related Subjects: Electrophotography; Printing technology