US 9,811,032 B2
Fixing belt, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
Hirofumi Koga, Tokyo (JP); Izumi Mukoyama, Tokyo (JP); and Naoko Uemura, Tokyo (JP)
Assigned to KONICA MINOLTA, INC., Tokyo (JP)
Filed by Konica Minolta, Inc., Tokyo (JP)
Filed on Jun. 8, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/176,438.
Claims priority of application No. 2015-117519 (JP), filed on Jun. 10, 2015.
Prior Publication US 2016/0363897 A1, Dec. 15, 2016
Int. Cl. G03G 15/20 (2006.01)
CPC G03G 15/2057 (2013.01) [G03G 15/2053 (2013.01); G03G 2215/2032 (2013.01)] 5 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A fixing belt comprising:
a base layer made of a heat-resistant resin;
an elastic layer made of an elastic material; and
a releasing layer, which are laminated in this order,
a difference between a maximum value and a minimun value of viscoelastic modulus of the fixing belt is within a range of 100 to 200° C. is 0.8% or less.