Discharging device and imaging equipment

Application Number: 00121643
Application Date: 2000.06.16
Publication Number: 1280318
Publication Date: 2001.01.17
Priority Information: 1999/6/17 JP 171045/1999
International: G03G15/02;H01T19/00
Applicant(s) Name: Canon Corp.
Inventor(s) Name: Takefu Ichifumi
Patent Agency Code: 11038
Patent Agent: feng pu
Abstract A discharge device has a discharge wire for discharge in response to a voltage, a supporting block for supporting the discharge wire, an electric contact receiving an AC voltage, and a resistor element placed between the discharge wire and the electric contact. The discharge device serves particularly as a separation charger of an image forming apparatus.