Global Patent Index - EP 1238813 A1

EP 1238813 A1 2002-09-11 - An ink jet printer equipped for aligning the printheads

Title (en)

An ink jet printer equipped for aligning the printheads

Title (de)

Tintenstrahldrucker ausgerüstet zum Ausrichten von Druckköpfen

Title (fr)

Imprimante jet d'encre équipée pour aligner les têtes d'impression

Publication

EP 1238813 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 01000045 A

Priority

EP 01000045 A

Abstract (en)

An ink jet printer comprising pagewidth printheads (104) mounted in a frame (101) , wherein said printheads are coupled to mechanical means (106, 107) for aligning the printheads with respect to each other and/or an edge of the image receiving substrate (100). The printer preferably comprises further means (114, 115, 116,117, 118) for sensing the possible misalignment, coupled to a computer for automatically aligning the printheads. <IMAGE>

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

B41J 29/393; B41J 2/155; B41J 2/21

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B41J 2/01 (2006.01); B41J 2/155 (2006.01); B41J 2/21 (2006.01); B41J 2/515 (2006.01); B41J 29/393 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B41J 25/005 (2013.01); B41J 2/155 (2013.01); B41J 2/2135 (2013.01); B41J 2/515 (2013.01); B41J 25/001 (2013.01); B41J 29/393 (2013.01); B41J 2202/19 (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 TR

EPO simple patent family

EP 1238813 A1 20020911; DE 60200107 D1 20040115; DE 60200107 T2 20040701; JP 2002264311 A 20020918

INPADOC legal status


2003-12-10 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030312

2003-07-03 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

2003-05-28 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

2002-09-11 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

2002-09-11 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

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