Global Patent Index - EP 0924068 A3

EP 0924068 A3 2000-01-05 - Device for preventing the formation of condensation water in printing machines

Title (en)

Device for preventing the formation of condensation water in printing machines

Title (de)

Einrichtung zur Vermeidung von Kondenswasserbildung in Druckmaschinen

Title (fr)

Dispositif destiné à combattre les phénomènes de condensation de l'eau dans des machines à imprimer

Publication

EP 0924068 A3 (DE)

Application

EP 98121526 A

Priority

US 99332697 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: JPH11240126A] PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To keep the surface of a member on which condensation is easily generated at a higher temp. level than the dew point and to form a surface on which condensate can be collected without being influenced by the quality of a print of a printing unit. SOLUTION: An anti-condensing guard 30 has an upper guard plate 31 and a lower guard plate 32. The upper guard plate 31 and the lower guard plate 32 are bonded with a frame of a printing unit. The upper guard plate 31 is arranged in the region close to the cylinders 1 and 2 of the printing unit and by making the upper guard plate 31 cope with the shape of the surface part of the cylinders 1 and 2 of the printing unit so as to make the upper guard plate 31 correspond to it, the upper guard plate 31 decreases vol. of humid air between the upper guard plate 31 and the surface part of the cylinders 1 and 2 of the printing unit.

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

B41F 13/42; B41F 33/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B41F 13/00 (2006.01); B41F 13/42 (2006.01); B41F 33/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B41F 13/42 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 0924068 A2 19990623; EP 0924068 A3 20000105; EP 0924068 B1 20020619; DE 19852656 A1 19990624; DE 59804496 D1 20020725; JP H11240126 A 19990907; US 5906163 A 19990525

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