Global Patent Index - EP 0778129 B1

EP 0778129 B1 2000-06-07 - Digital printing machine and method for its conveying of sheets

Title (en)

Digital printing machine and method for its conveying of sheets

Title (de)

Digitale Druckmaschine und Verfahren zum Bogentransport dafür

Title (fr)

Machine d'impression digital et procédé pour son transport de feuilles

Publication

EP 0778129 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 96119438 A

Priority

DE 19545113 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0778129A1] The machine has sheets of paper or other material transported in sequence on a linear feed conveyor Ä1Ü belt. The sheets are engaged by a print roller Ä3Ü that has an electrically charged print image formed by a printing head Ä6Ü as the roller rotates. The sheets are retained on the belt by an electrostatic charge. In order to ensure that separation does not occur, the print roller is set at an angle Ä alpha Ü to the belt. The print head Ä6Ü is at this angle or perpendicular to the belt edge.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

B41F 1/00; B41F 21/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G03G 15/14 (2006.01); B41F 21/00 (2006.01); G03G 21/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B41F 21/00 (2013.01); B41P 2227/70 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB NL

EPO simple patent family

DE 19545113 A1 19970605; EP 0778129 A1 19970611; EP 0778129 B1 20000607; JP H09179412 A 19970711; KR 100227099 B1 19991015; US 5819667 A 19981013

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