Global Patent Index - EP 0949080 A3

EP 0949080 A3 2000-01-26 - Ink container with improved sealing of ink container outlet port

Title (en)

Ink container with improved sealing of ink container outlet port

Title (de)

Tintenbehälter mit verbesserter Auslassöffnungsdichtung

Title (fr)

Réservoir d'encre à moyens d'étanchéité perfectionné pour orifice de sortie

Publication

EP 0949080 A3 (EN)

Application

EP 99301352 A

Priority

US 5603198 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0949080A2] An ink container (16) has improved sealing properties within an ink outlet port (40). The ink port has a flexible polypropylene ring (42) inserted within the port. Upon insertion of a manifold ink pipe (56A) into the port (40), the ring (42) is extruded around the annulus of the pipe (56A) and provides an effective seal. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7

B41J 2/175

IPC 8 full level

B41J 2/175 (2006.01)

CPC

B41J 2/17523 (2013.01); B41J 2/17513 (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

DOCDB simple family

EP 0949080 A2 19991013; EP 0949080 A3 20000126; BR 9902032 A 20000118; JP H11320906 A 19991124