Global patent index - EP 1040928 A1

EP 1040928 A1 2000-10-04 - Label printer and method of producing a label

Title (en)

Label printer and method of producing a label

Title (de)

Etikettendrucker und Verfahren zur Herstellung eines Etikettes

Title (fr)

Imprimante d'étiquettes et méthode pour la production d'une étiquette

Publication

EP 1040928 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00106871 A

Priority

JP 9179199 A

Abstract (en)

A label printer having an inputting unit for inputting an image to be printed; a printing unit that prints the image so that the image is orientated along the width direction of the label tape; and a cutting length setting unit that sets a cutting length by which the label tape is to be cut off. The label printer allows the production of a labels of various label widths by optionally setting the cutting length, and of not greater than a predetermined label length, for example, shorter than the tape width, along character train orientations. <IMAGE>

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

B41J 3/407; B41J 11/66; B41J 29/46; B65C 11/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B41J 3/36 (2006.01); B41J 3/407 (2006.01); B41J 5/30 (2006.01); B41J 11/00 (2006.01); B41J 11/66 (2006.01); B41J 11/70 (2006.01); B65C 11/00 (2006.01); B65C 11/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65C 11/0289 (2013.01); B41J 3/4075 (2013.01); B41J 11/008 (2013.01); B41J 11/663 (2013.01); B41J 11/666 (2013.01); B41J 11/703 (2013.01); B65C 2210/0018 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

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 1040928 A1 20001004; JP 2000280551 A 20001010; JP 3948157 B2 20070725

INPADOC legal status

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