Global Patent Index - EP 1066982 A1

EP 1066982 A1 2001-01-10 - Device for applying ink to a surface

Title (en)

Device for applying ink to a surface

Title (de)

Vorrichtung zum Auftragen einer Schreibflüssigkeit auf eine Fläche

Title (fr)

Dispositif pour appliquer de l'encre sur une surface

Publication

EP 1066982 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 99112968 A

Priority

EP 99112968 A

Abstract (en)

The pen has a first capillary store and a supply channel (16) to guide ink from an ink chamber (12) to a writing tip (20). A ventilation hole (22) connects the external air with the ink chamber through the first capillary store. The first capillary store has a first area (14.1) with a higher capillarity connected to the ink chamber and to a second area (14.2) with a lower capillarity, which is connected with the hole.

Abstract (de)

Die Erfindung betrifft eine Vorrichtung zum Auftragen einer Schreiblüssigkeit auf eine Fläche, mit einem Raum (12) zum Aufnehmen der Schreibflüssigkeit in freier Form, einem ersten Kapillarspeicher (14), einem Auftragelement (20), einem Förderkanal zum Fördern der Schreibflüssigkeit von dem Aufnahmeraum zu dem Auftragelement und einer Lüftungseinrichtung (22) zum Verbinden mit der Umgebungsluft, wobei die Lüftungseinrichtung über den ersten Kapillarspeicher mit dem Aufnahmeraum in Verbindung steht. Erfindungsgemäß ist vorgesehen, daß der erste Kapillarspeicher (14.1) einen ersten Bereich mit einer ersten Kapillarität und einen zweiten Bereich (14.2) mit einer zweiten Kpillarität hat, die niedriger als die erste Kapillarität ist, und der erste Bereich mit dem Aufnahmeraum in Verbindung steht, der zweite Bereich mit der Lüftungseinrichtung in Verbindung steht und der erste und der zweite Bereich miteinander in Verbindung stehen. <IMAGE>

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

B43K 8/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B43K 8/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B43K 8/06 (2013.01)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 1066982 A1 20010110; EP 1066982 B1 20011205; AT 210022 T 20011215; DE 59900500 D1 20020117; ES 2165216 T3 20020301

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