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A photocopier is a machine that makes paper copies of documents and other visual images ... companies, including IBM and General Electric—neither of which believed there was a significant market for copiers. .... to the areas that are negatively charged (black areas), just as paper sticks to a balloon with a static charge.

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Jun 13, 2014 ... Static charge is used in several steps to form and process the image. The key element in a copier (or a laser printer) is the imaging drum.

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Aug 9, 2017 ... An easy-to-understand explanation of how photocopiers work, with a ... Static electricity can "glue" things together using opposite electrical ...

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Static electricity has many uses in everyday life. You should know ... Photocopiers and laser printers. 1. ... The diagram shows how a photocopier works. A laser ...

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As a kid, you probably played with static electricity and balloons. On a dry winter day, you can rub a balloon on your sweater and create enough static electricity ...

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First, a photoconductive surface is given a positive electrical charge. ... are charged by the phenomenon of triboelectricity (often referred to as static electricity).

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Jan 11, 2017 ... How do Photo Copiers Work | How Stuff Works | How Devices Work in 3D | Science For Kids - Duration: 2:05. Pebbles Kids Learning 35,753 ...

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A Photocopier uses Electrostatic Charge to produce a Copy? ... The drum has a coating that conducts electricity when light falls on it. The parts of the drum which  ...

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In factories, power plants and chemical plants smoke and other exhaust have to be treated to ... Photocopiers consist of a drum or belt covered with a layer of ...