Global Patent Index - EP 1013418 A1

EP 1013418 A1 2000-06-28 - Inking unit

Title (en)

Inking unit

Title (de)

Farbwerk

Title (fr)

Dispositif d'encrage

Publication

EP 1013418 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 99125079 A

Priority

DE 19859437 A

Abstract (en)

Inking unit has at least one inking roller (8) and ink transfer roller (6) of same outer circumference as plate cylinder (10) so all are single turn. Hence ink amount for specific image area is always applied to the same place on the transfer roller and all further rollers. Raster pitch of ink jets (4) is smaller than the image resolution of the printing machine.

Abstract (de)

Die Erfindung betrifft ein Farbwerk für eine Druckmaschine, das mindestens eine auf einem Plattenzylinder (10) der Druckmaschine abrollende Farbwalze (8), einen Tintenstrahl-Druckapparat (2) mit einer Vielzahl von selektiv ansteuerbaren Farbdüsen (4) und eine Farbübertrageinrichtung (6) mit einer umlaufenden Mantelfläche zur Übertragung von Druckfarbe vom Tintenstrahl-Druckapparat auf die mindestens eine Farbwalze enthält. Ein kompaktes und schablonierfreies Farbwerk für Qualitätsdruck entsteht dadurch, daß die mindestens eine Farbwalze und die Farbübertrageinrichtung den gleichen Außenumfang wie der Plattenzylinder haben. <IMAGE>

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

B41F 31/28

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B41J 2/01 (2006.01); B41F 31/08 (2006.01); B41F 31/28 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B41F 31/28 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 1013418 A1 20000628; EP 1013418 B1 20030917; DE 19859437 A1 20000629; IL 133620 A 20030624; IL 133620 D0 20010430; JP 2000185391 A 20000704; JP 4402229 B2 20100120; US 6427591 B1 20020806

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