(19)
(11)EP 3 305 531 A3

(12)EUROPEAN PATENT APPLICATION

(88)Date of publication A3:
18.07.2018 Bulletin 2018/29

(43)Date of publication A2:
11.04.2018 Bulletin 2018/15

(21)Application number: 17194712.0

(22)Date of filing:  04.10.2017
(51)Int. Cl.: 
B41J 2/175  (2006.01)
B41J 29/13  (2006.01)
(84)Designated Contracting States:
AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR
Designated Extension States:
BA ME
Designated Validation States:
MA MD

(30)Priority: 06.10.2016 JP 2016198141

(71)Applicant: Seiko Epson Corporation
Tokyo 160-8801 (JP)

(72)Inventors:
  • Yamada, Katsumi
    Nagano, 392-8502 (JP)
  • Nakata, Satoshi
    Nagano, 392-8502 (JP)
  • Kawakami, Kazuhisa
    Nagano, 392-8502 (JP)
  • Kumagai, Katsunari
    Nagano, 392-8502 (JP)

(74)Representative: Hoffmann Eitle 
Patent- und Rechtsanwälte PartmbB Arabellastraße 30
81925 München
81925 München (DE)

  


(54)LIQUID CONTAINER AND A LIQUID EJECTION APPARATUS


(57) A liquid container and a liquid ejection apparatus for the liquid ejection apparatus is provided. A hook portion provided on a +Z direction side wall portion that is positioned on the +Z direction side or a +X direction side wall portion that is positioned on the +X direction side when the liquid container is mounted to a mount portion is configured to restrict movement of the liquid container from the mount portion in the +Z direction by engaging with one of the outer face on the +X direction side in a moving body, the outer face on the +X direction side of a rotation lever, a gap in the Z direction formed between the wall on the +X direction side of the moving body and the rotation lever.