Global Patent Index - EP 0839665 B1

EP 0839665 B1 2000-03-01 - Tape cassette with means to stop the end of a tape

Title (en)

Tape cassette with means to stop the end of a tape

Title (de)

Bandkassette mit Mitteln zum Arretieren des Bandendes

Title (fr)

Cartouche à ruban avec moyens pour arrêter la fin du ruban

Publication

EP 0839665 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 96117526 A

Priority

EP 96117526 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0839665A1] The cassette has a housing (56) containing a take-off reel. The end of the belt (58) is locked by means of a hook (26) on the housing and separate from the belt being printed. The belt has an opening (30) near the end of the take-off reel (14) and matching the hook which hooks into it. The belt is pre-tensioned by means of an arm (24) on which the belt with its surface facing the hook rests. The cassette housing consists of a top and bottom half parallel with each other and holding the reel between them. The arm is positioned on the top or bottom half of the housing and is convexly curved.

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

B41J 29/48

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B41J 29/48 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B41J 29/48 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE FR GB LI

EPO simple patent family

EP 0839665 A1 19980506; EP 0839665 B1 20000301; DE 59604549 D1 20000406

INPADOC legal status


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